Shah pitches for a common language for India, says Hindi is spoken most, can unite country

Shah pitches for a common language for India, says Hindi is spoken most, can unite country

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday pitched for a common language for the country and said it is Hindi which is spoken the most and can unite the whole country. The home minister also said efforts will be made to expand Hindi to different parts of the country and asked...

Drone attacks strike major Saudi Aramco facility, oilfield

Drone attacks strike major Saudi Aramco facility, oilfield

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | AP | Dubai

Drones attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and an oilfield operated by Saudi Aramco early Saturday, the kingdom's Interior Ministry said, sparking a huge fire at a processor crucial to global energy supplies. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks in Buqyaq and the Khurais oil...

Kohli on Dhoni picture tweet: A lesson for me how wrongly things  are interpreted

Kohli on Dhoni picture tweet: A lesson for me how wrongly things are interpreted

Friday, 13 September 2019 | PTI | Dharamsala

India captain Virat Kohli has learnt "his lesson" the hard way after an innocuous tweet of his sparked rumours of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's international retirement in a social media frenzy. On Thursday, Kohli had tweeted a picture of him sitting on his hunches after beating Australia in a league game of...

It's for India, Pak to find lasting solution to Kashmir: Boris Johnson

It's for India, Pak to find lasting solution to Kashmir: Boris Johnson

Friday, 13 September 2019 | London | London

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said stressing that it is for India and Pakistan to find a lasting solution to the Kashmir issue in accordance with the wishes of the Kashmiri people. Reiterating the UK government's stand on Kashmir, Johnson described both India and Pakistan as "important partners to the...

Madras HC lashes out at TN govt over woman techie's death

Madras HC lashes out at TN govt over woman techie's death

Friday, 13 September 2019 | IANS | Chennai

Slamming Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government, its officials and politicians for not implementing its orders on illegal banners, in wake of the death of a woman techie who fell off her two-wheeler after being struck by a banner of the ruling party and was run over, the Madras High Court on...

Govt has decided to end tradition of Oppn party chairing External Affairs panel: Tharoor

Govt has decided to end tradition of Oppn party chairing External Affairs panel: Tharoor

Friday, 13 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, the chairman of the External Affairs Committee in the previous Lok Sabha, on Friday claimed that the government has decided to end the tradition of Opposition party chairing the parliamentary panel. Tharoor also took a jibe at the Modi government, saying a BJP MP will now...

Govt rectifying Congress' sins in Umbha, will Priyanka apologise for killings here: Adityanath

Govt rectifying Congress' sins in Umbha, will Priyanka apologise for killings here: Adityanath

Friday, 13 September 2019 | PTI | Sonbhadra (UP)

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday blamed the Congress for the July 17 killings of 11 tribals in Umbha village of Sonbhadra district here and asked party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of she would "apologise" for her "party's sins." "The Congress was responsible for the Umbha tragedy. I...

Hopes fading as window of opportunity to relink with lander Closing in

Hopes fading as window of opportunity to relink with lander Closing in

Friday, 13 September 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

Hopes to salvage the lander-rover, part of India's Chandrayaan-2 mission, are fading with the window of opportunity to restore link with 'Vikram' closing in in about a week's time. Lander Vikram, with rover Pragyan housed inside it, lost communication with ground-station early on September seven during its final descent, just 2.1...

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