Indian-American groups urge US lawmaker to leave Pak Caucus

Indian-American groups urge US lawmaker to leave Pak Caucus

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

A record number of 230 Indian-American organisations in the US have urged Democratic Congressman Ro Khanna to withdraw from the Congressional Caucus on Pakistan, saying it was  contrary to both American principles and India’s geo-strategic interests. Khanna, 42, became the first Indian-American to have joined the Congressional Pakistan Caucus last month....

Crocodile smuggling gang busted in Mumbai

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

In a first for them, the Thane forest department has busted a gang of crocodile smugglers from Hyderabad and seized two live endangered baby crocodiles, an official said on Tuesday. Following a tip-off, the unprecedented operation was carried out on Monday, at Borivali East in north-west Mumbai, on the highway, when...

Kodela murdered by YSRCP Govt, says Naidu, demands CBI probe

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PNS | VIJAYAWADA

Former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has lashed out at the YSRCP stating that it has harassed former Speaker Dr Kodela Siva Prasada Rao mentally, physically and financially by slapping cases on him. Kodela’s was a case of murder by the YSRCP Government, he said and demanded a CBI probe...

Only few people opposing Centre’s decision to scrap Art 370: BJP minority cell

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PTI | Jammu

BJP Minority Morcha national vice-president Nahid Sheikh on Monday said only a “handful of people” are opposing the Centre’s decision to scrap Jammu & Kashmir’s special status. “Except a handful of people who are opposing the decision for their own benefit or saving their own skin, the minorities living in Jammu...

Mamata b’day wish to Modi, saree to wife

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PNS | Kolkata

Hours before her visit to Delhi, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday morning wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday apart from meeting his wife Jashodaben and gifting her with a saree at NSI Airport in Kolkata. Banerjee wrote, “Birthday greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modiji,” in the morning...

Cong unreliable, untrustworthy: Maya

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday called the Congress “unreliable” and “untrustworthy” after six of her party MLAs switched over to the grand-old party in Rajasthan. Mayawati, in a tweet, said, “By poaching BSP MLAs, the Congress has proved that it is an unreliable party. This is a breach...

Mamata leaves for Delhi, to meet Modi

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Amid scornful remarks from Opposition parties like the BJP and the Left, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday left for Delhi where she will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi breaking after an 18-month gap since they last met for a few moments at the convocation of Vishwabharati University. While Banerjee...

Mixed blessing for former Kolkata CP

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

In a partial respite for now “missing” IPS officer, Rajeev Kumar the special CBI court hearing the multi-crore Sharada and other chit fund cases on Tuesday refused to pass any order on the Agency’s petition seeking non-bailable arrest warrant citing lack of jurisdiction. The court at Barasat also refused Kumar’s application...

State Editions

Shivpal struggling to remain politically relevant

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Wishes pour in on Modi’s 69th b’day

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Jaya Prada slams Akhilesh, MSY for backing Azam

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Wife of Etawah SP consumes poisonous substance ‘by mistake’

18 September 2019 | Pioneer News Service | Lucknow

Tarun Patel faces the axe for remarks against ‘Lalu’

18 September 2019 | Pioneer News Service | Lucknow

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15 September 2019 | Tim de Ridder | Agenda

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15 September 2019 | Sant Rajinder Singh | Agenda

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15 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

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15 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pickle me pink

15 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer