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Nitish to lead JD(U)-BJP in Bihar polls, says Shah

Nitish to lead JD(U)-BJP in Bihar polls, says Shah

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Questions raised by some of the BJP leaders in Bihar recently over the party not taking leadership in the State and playing a second fiddle to the JDU were unambiguously set aside by the BJP president Amit Shah, who, on Thursday, affirmed  that the JDU-BJP alliance would contest Assembly polls...

Southwest monsoon withdraws completely from country: IMD

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) announced that the southwest monsoon has withdrawn completely from the entire country on Wednesday, just 8-9 days after it started receding from northwest India. Its withdrawal on Wednesday was accompanied by the arrival of the northeast monsoon, which is the primary rainy season for Tamil Nadu,...

Indians opt for crossbreed over desi cattle: Report

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi

Indians are opting more for exotic and crossbred cattle than the desi ones, as per the latest livestock census report. While the population of desi cattle in India has declined by nearly one crore in the last seven years — between the last livestock Census in 2012 to the current...

Plea for recusal of judge ‘bid to destroy institution’

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday deprecated the attempts made for recusal of a judge from a Constitution bench hearing challenges to provisions of the Land Acquisition Act saying it is nothing but a ploy of "bench hunting" which, if allowed, "would destroy the institution". The top court said if request of...

PMC Bank customers plea to be heard on Friday

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear on October 18 a plea seeking directions for interim protective measures for insuring around 15 lakh customers whose money is blocked in the scam-hit PMC Bank. The Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative Bank has been put under restrictions by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)...

Order reserved on convict's plea seeking review of death penalty

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on a plea by a death row convict seeking review of the apex court's judgement affirming the capital punishment imposed on him for "horribly" gang-raping a minor girl and killing her along with her brother in Coimbatore in 2010. A three-judge bench of...

Prez to embark on 2-nation trip from today

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind will embark on a week-long two-nation trip to the Philippines and Japan, starting October 17. He will visit the Philippines from October 17-21 and Japan from October 21-23. Vijay Thakur Singh, MEA Secretary (East), said: "The President's visit to the Philippines is being undertaken with a view...

Left leaders criticise Govt’s economic policies

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Blaming the Government for the current state of economic crisis and unemployment in the country, the Left parties on Wednesday held a protest rally at Jantar Mantar and said the BJP-led NDA dispensation's "negative policies" has affected the economy. Left leaders like CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, Secretary, AIPWA, Kavita Krishnan...

State Editions

50 booked for deterring public servants from discharging duties

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Close fight between Cong, BJP for Jhabua Assembly bypoll

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

One booked for rape, accused absconding

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Former MLA’s missing daughter appears through social media

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Now, Santhal Pargana to see development only: CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand has the best textile policy, says CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Mighty Millets

20 October 2019 | Kavita Devgan | Agenda

Astroturf : Watch your thought patterns

20 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Change of mineset

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘Employing women in mines leads to innovative ideas & perspectives’

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I don’t want to enter politics’

20 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Make it special

20 October 2019 | Sunday PIONEER | Sunday Pioneer