Sitharaman 'caught laying' on Rafale deal again, must resign: Rahul

Sitharaman 'caught laying' on Rafale deal again, must resign: Rahul

Thursday, 20 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi Thursday accused Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of "lying" on HAL's capability to build Rafale aircraft and demanded her resignation. The Congress chief took to Twitter to attack Sitharaman, alleging that her position as the defence minister has become untenable as a former chief of the state-run Hindustan...

Pakistan 162 all out against India

Pakistan 162 all out against India

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | Dubai

Bhuvneshwar Kumar's tidy seam bowling was complemented by Kedar Jadhav's unconventional off-breaks as India skittled out Pakistan for a modest 162 in 43.1 overs in an Asia Group league encounter Wednesday. While Bhuvneshwar (3/15 in 7 overs) provided initial breakthroughs, Jadhav, making a comeback to the national team, bowled with control...

India committed to Afghan-led peace process: Modi

India committed to Afghan-led peace process: Modi

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

India on Wednesday reiterated its commitment and support to the Afghanistan government's efforts towards an Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled peace and reconciliation process. The two countries also agreed to strengthen their cooperation at various international fora and decided to work even more closely with their regional and international partners for prosperity,...

Triple talaq ordinance is ‘anti-Muslim women': Owaisi

Triple talaq ordinance is ‘anti-Muslim women': Owaisi

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | Hyderabad

MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday described the proposed ordinance to make instant triple talaq a penal offence as "anti-Muslim women", claiming it would lead to more injustice to them. He demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi bring out a legislation to protect Hindu women deserted by their husbands. Reacting to the...

RSS not against inter-caste marriage: Bhagwat

RSS not against inter-caste marriage: Bhagwat

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat Wednesday said the Hinduvta outfit was not against inter-caste marriage and it was an issue of compatibility between a man and woman. Answering wide-ranging questions on issues like inter-caste marriages, education as well as the caste system, Bhagwat also said if there is a census on inter-caste...

Sharifs' jail sentences suspended in corruption case, to be released

Sharifs' jail sentences suspended in corruption case, to be released

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | Islamabad

A top Pakistani court suspended Wednesday the jail sentences of former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law in a corruption case, according to media reports. A two-judge bench of the Islamabad High Court heard the petitions filed by former Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar challenging...

UP ATS arrests BSF jawan 'honey-trapped' by ISI

UP ATS arrests BSF jawan 'honey-trapped' by ISI

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has arrested a BSF jawan from Noida on the charge of sharing vital information with Pakistan ISI agents, state police chief OP Singh said Wednesday. Achutanand Misra, hailing from Madhya Pradesh's Rewa district, was "honey-trapped" into sharing information about unit operational details, police academy and...

Assam NRC: SC orders resumption of filing of claims and objections  by those left out

Assam NRC: SC orders resumption of filing of claims and objections by those left out

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | PTI | new delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered resumption of filing of claims and objections by around 40 lakh people who were left out in the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) of Assam. A bench comprising Justices Ranjan Gogoi amd R F Nariman said that the process of receiving claims and objections...

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