Ayodhya: SC takes note of lawyer receiving threat messages, says this shouldn't be happening

Ayodhya: SC takes note of lawyer receiving threat messages, says this shouldn't be happening

Thursday, 12 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday took note of the submission of a lawyer, representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, that he has been receiving threat messages for appearing in the matter. "This has to be deprecated. This is something which should not be happening," a five-judge...

Chidambaram approaches Delhi HC for bail, challenges trial court remand order

Chidambaram approaches Delhi HC for bail, challenges trial court remand order

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Former Union minister P Chidambaram, arrested in the INX Media corruption case, on Wednesday approached the Delhi High Court seeking bail. Chidambaram also challenged a trial court order's September 5 order remanding him to 14 days judicial custody in the case till September 19. The 73-year old Congress leader was arrested by...

PM launches programme to vaccinate 500 million livestock

PM launches programme to vaccinate 500 million livestock

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PTI | Mathura (UP)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched the National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) for eradicating Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis in livestock. With 100 per cent funding from the central government till 2024, the Rs 12,652 crore programme aims at vaccinating over 500 million livestock including cattle, buffalo,...

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: SC to pass order on Thursday

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: SC to pass order on Thursday

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

The Supreme Court will pass orders on Thursday on the issue of reuniting the girls with their families in the Muzaffarpur shelter home case. As per the apex court's direction, TISS was supposed to submit it's report on September 11 giving details on the status of the restoration possibilities of around...

Global community must address Pak terror sanctuaries: India

Global community must address Pak terror sanctuaries: India

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | IANS | United Nations

While the US peace overtures to the Taliban founder, India has said that the international community should address the problem of sanctuaries for terrorists in Pakistan. "The support and safe havens enjoyed from beyond Afghanistan's borders by groups such as the Taliban, the Haqqani Network, Da'esh, as well as Al Qaeda...

Unnao case: Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar brought to AIIMS to record statement of survivor

Unnao case: Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar brought to AIIMS to record statement of survivor

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who is a key accused in the 2017 Unnao rape case, was on Wednesday brought to the AIIMS to record a statement of the rape survivor in a temporary court set up here. He was brought along with co-accused Shashi Singh. District Judge Dharmesh Sharma arrived...

Militant killed in encounter in J&K's Sopore

Militant killed in encounter in J&K's Sopore

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

A militant was gunned down by security forces in the Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, two days after police busted a module of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in the valley. The militant was gunned down following a brief shootout, said Jammu and Kashmir police. "Sopore update: In a brief shootout one...

Apple unveils iPhone 11 models, with price cut

Apple unveils iPhone 11 models, with price cut

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | AFP | Cupertino (US)

Apple unveiled its iPhone 11 models Tuesday, touting upgraded, ultra-wide cameras as it updated its popular smartphone lineup and cut its entry price to USD 699. The newest handsets come as Apple seeks to spur new upgrades in a slumping global smartphone market. The new iPhones are "jam packed with new capabilities...

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Tabrez lynching accused, now face murder charges

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