Maneka orders inspection of all Odisha shelter homes

Maneka orders inspection of all Odisha shelter homes

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has ordered an inspection of all shelter homes in Odisha, a fortnight after an alleged sexual abuse of minor girls in such an accommodation in Dhenkanal district came to light. In a letter to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Gandhi said, "I strongly believe...

2019 polls will be about ‘strong' or ‘helpless' Govt: Amit Shah

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

Terming any grand alliance between various Opposition parties as a 'sham,' BJP chief Amit Shah Saturday said in the next parliamentary elections people will have to decide whether they want 'strong' or the 'helpless' Government. Shah said the proposed grand alliance may not have any impact in various states barring Uttar...

Full support to UP police: Gen Rawat

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

In the wake of reports that an Army jawan was allegedly involved in the case related to killing of a police inspector in Bulandshahr mob violence, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Saturday said, full cooperation will be extended in investigation of the incident. The violence broke out earlier this week...

TV actress Devoleena detained, BJP worker Pawar held

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

In twin shocking developments, the Mumbai police on Saturday detained prominent model-cum-television actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee for questioning and arrested a local BJP worker Sachin Pawar for interrogation in connection with the mysterious murder of diamantaire Rajeshwar Udani. Three days after Udani’s body was recovered by the Panvel police from a jungle...

Two terrorists killed in Kashmir

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | Khursheed Wani | Srinagar

Two unidentified terrorists were killed in an ecounter in Mujgund area of Srinagar outskirts on Srinagar Bandipora road on Saturday evening. Three  security personnel were also wounded in the gunfight who have been shifted to military hospital. The gunfight broke out soon after a joint team of security forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation...

UP seeks `5,500-cr investments for Bundelkhand green energy corridor

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Government will seek private investments worth `5,500 crore for the proposed Bundelkhand green energy corridor that is expected to generate 4,000 megawatt (MW) solar power. Uttar Pradesh’s Non-conventional Energy Resources Minister Brajesh Pathak said the state would foot the bill for evacuating power from solar energy projects of...

After temple lands, temple sold off in TN

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

Tamil Nadu is infamous for “vanished temple lands’ across the length and breadth of the State. But the situation in the State has deteriorated to such an extent that a former police officer has approached the Madras High Court with a complaint that a famous temple itself has been sold...

79.9% polling held in penultimate phase of elections

Sunday, 09 December 2018 | Khursheed Wani | Srinagar

The penultimate phase of the elongated 9-phase panhayat polls concluded peacefully in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday with 79.9 per cent turnout—49.6 per cent in Kashmir division and 85.1 per cent in Jammu. The ninth and last phase of Panchayat elections is  scheduled on December 11 Tuesday. The highest 56.9 %...

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Full support to UP police: Gen Rawat

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Will win at least 140 seats in MP: BJP

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Indian Navy ship seizes arms, ammunition off Somali coast

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

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09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Yogi trying to derail probe in Bulandshahr violence: Congress

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer