New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced the launch of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva Movement‘ from September 15. The movement will be launched to mark the commencement of Mahatma Gandhi‘s 150th birth anniversary on October 2. The Prime Minister further urged everyone to be a part of this movement and strengthen the efforts to create...

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday launched an attack on the Congress party, saying that the Rahul Gandhi-led party needs their support for making the Bharat Bandh successful in Maharashtra. Through its mouthpiece, Saamna, the Uddhav Thackrey-led party said that the Bharat Band was not successful in Maharashtra, adding that it would have been successful,...

Latehar: The Latehar Police on Tuesday rescued a minor girl from a Naxal organistaion. After being rescued the girl revealed that she was forcefully taken to the camp by the Naxals on the pretext of getting her married. Following the incident Superintendent Police Latehar, Prashant Anand told ANI, “The Naxals forcefully used to induct children in their...

New Delhi : Days after Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao termed Congress president Rahul Gandhi as the country’s biggest “buffoon”, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh put out a scathing tweet addressed to Rao, calling him an “ungrateful man”. “Telengana was given by Congress against all odds and this man uses...

Noida: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has urged former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2019. However, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener did not name the party or the constituency from which the former finance minister should contest the polls. After asking people whether Yashwant...

New Delhi : A day ahead of the Bharat Bandh called for by the Congress Party, fuel prices have been hiked yet again on Sunday. In New Delhi, the price of petrol has been hiked to Rs. 80.50 per litre, and diesel to Rs.72. 61 per litre, following an increase of 12 paise and 10 paise, respectively. The surge in fuel prices has affected people in Mumbai the most,...

New Delhi : Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Tarun Vijayon Wednesday said he will file a police complaint over the “misuse” of his Twitter handle. Vijay took to Twitter to clarify that the anti-party tweets on his timeline were not done by him, and his ‘account password was misused’. “Thank you friends for showing faith in...

Kathua: The Jammu unit of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday seized around 22 kgs of heroin worth Rs. 100 crore and arrested four people in Jammu and Kashmir‘s Kathua district. The banned drugs were reportedly being transported through Jammu and Kashmir into Punjab region. “We have arrested four people in which three are the carrier and one is...

Kolkata : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday termed the Kolkata bridge collapse as a “deeply unfortunate” incident and hoped for a speedy recovery of those who were injured. A portion of the bridge, located in South Kolkata‘s Majerhat area, collapsed on Tuesday morning. The incident trapped many people and crushed many vehicles under...

New Delhi : A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) and Ministry of Shipping on Tuesday in presence of Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavisand Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for Indore manmade Railway line project. The manmade railway line, which will cover...