Business of crying  for media freedom

Business of crying for media freedom

Sunday, 21 July 2019 | Swapan Dasgupta

Earlier this month, along with two other journalists, I attended a conference on Media Freedom convened by the Foreign Ministers of Canada and the United Kingdom. It was a non-official delegation and was in no way representative of the diversity of India’s media — and I don’t think anyone claimed...

Priyanka detained on way to Sonbhadra

Priyanka detained on way to Sonbhadra

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | PNS/PTI | Mirzapur/ Lucknow/New Delhi

It’s ‘illegal arrest’: Rahul; Yogi blames previous Congress Govt for snatching tribals’ farmland Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was on Friday detained and stopped from going to Sonbhadra where 10 people were gunned down on Wednesday in a land dispute, escalating the political slugfest over the killings by village pradhan...

HDK Govt lives in Speaker’s trust

HDK Govt lives in Speaker’s trust

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | PNS | Bengaluru/new Delhi

Confidence vote put off to Mon as House adjourned; CM moves SC against Guv interference Karnataka Assembly was on Friday adjourned till Monday without taking up voting on the confidence motion as the political standoff grew up into a constitutional crisis after Speaker KR Ramesh ignored the Governor’s second deadline and...

Chandrayaan-2 launch now on July 22: ISRO

Friday, 19 July 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

India’s ambitious second mission to the Moon Chandrayaan-2 will now lift off at 2.43 pm on July 22, space agency ISRO said on Thursday, three days after the launch was aborted due to a technical snag in its GSLV-Mk-III rocket. Chandrayaan-2, which will be launched on board the most powerful GSLV-Mk-III...

Flooded out, tiger finds ‘home’

Flooded out, tiger finds ‘home’

Friday, 19 July 2019 | PTI | Guwahati

Images of a fully grown tiger “relaxing” on a bed inside a house-cum-shop in flooded Kaziranga National Park on Thursday created a buzz on social media, bringing under spotlight the plight of animals in Assam battling a deluge. The pictures of the Royal Bengal Tiger on the bed at a shop...

Ownership rights soon for residents of 1,797 illegal colonies: Kejriwal

Ownership rights soon for residents of 1,797 illegal colonies: Kejriwal

Friday, 19 July 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

Centre has given in-principle nod for regularisation, says Delhi CM Good news for the people residing in unathorised colonies of the national Capital as soon they will have ownership rights after the Centre has given nod to a proposal of the Delhi Government to regularise 1,797 illegal colonies. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind...

Pak must release Jadhav; India committed: Govt

Pak must release Jadhav; India committed: Govt

Friday, 19 July 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Jaishankar informs Parliament about incessant efforts to bring him back After getting a verdict in its favour in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday, India on Thursday asked Pakistan to release him and reiterated its commitment to vigorously continue efforts to bring him back....

Rs 400 cr benami plot of Maya’s brother seized

Rs 400 cr benami plot of Maya’s brother seized

Friday, 19 July 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

I-T dept tightens noose around Anand Kumar and his wife Income-Tax Department has attached a “benami” commercial plot measuring seven acres and worth Rs 400 crore belonging to BSP chief Mayawati’s brother Anand Kumar and his wife in Noida Sector 94. The IT Department has applied Section 24(3) of the Prohibition of...

State Editions

Youth's body found hanging from tree

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Gang busted, 2 criminals arrested

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Plantation drive with Miyawaki technique

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Inbrief

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

EndGame Dhoni?

21 July 2019 | Akshay Lokapally | Agenda

Decoding mystical maya

21 July 2019 | Radhanath Swami Maharaj | Agenda

Negativity can be curbed

21 July 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Guru helps one become self-empowered

21 July 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m not good at making retarded films’

21 July 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Story on a string

21 July 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer