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  • Polling underway for 4th phase of Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh

    Up: Polling is underway for the fourth phase of Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. Voting is taking place for 53 seats spread over 12 districts of eastern UP and Bundelkhand region. These districts are Allahabad, Chitrakoot, Banda, Fatehpur, Hamirpur, Jalaun, Jhansi, Kaushambi, Lalitpur, Mahoba, Pratapgarh and Raebareli. Voting, which began at 7 AM, will end […]

    Army Chief General Bipin Rawat visits Southern Command hqs in Pune

    New Delhi: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat visited the headquarters of Southern Command in Pune yesterday. This was General Rawat’s first visit to the Headquarters of Southern Command, the largest geographical formation of the Indian Army, after taking charge in December. During the visit, the Chief of the Army Staff was briefed on […]

    Uzbekistan’s Journalist freed after 18 years in prison

    Uzbesisthan: A journalist and opposition activist in the Central Asian republic of Uzbekistan, Muhammad Bekjanov, has been freed after serving 18 years in prison. He was convicted of attempting to kill the late President, Islam Karimov, but has said he was tortured into confessing to fabricated charges. Mr Bekjanov is a brother of exiled opposition […]

    Delhi Police registers case of rioting, assaulting police officers on duty

      New Delhi: Delhi Police has registered a case of rioting and assaulting police officers on duty against unknown persons in connection with the clashes between members of ABVP and AISA at Delhi University’s Ramjas College yesterday. The genesis of the clash was an invite to JNU students Umar Khalid, facing sedition charges, and Shehla […]

    TN: CM Palaniswamy meets Governor Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan

      Chenni: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy met Governor Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan in Chennai this morning. He was accompanied by some of his cabinet colleagues during the meeting. It comes a day after his victory in the trust vote in the Assembly that was marred by ruckus and eviction of opposition […]

    Odisha Panchayat elections 2017: Around 76 per cent turnout in fourth phase

    Bhuvaneswar: Odisha State Election Commission today said that 76 per cent voters turnout has been recorded in the fourth phase of the ongoing three-tier panchayat elections held in 28 districts of the state. The highest polling of 87 per cent was recorded in Sonepur district, while 65 per cent was the least polling in Ganjam […]

    Controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin shifted to Tihar jail

    Patna: Controversial RJD leader and strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin was shifted to Tihar jail today. He was brought to Delhi this morning from Patna’s Beur Central Jail by train amid high security. An armed contingent of around 30 police personnel shifted him to Tihar jail following the February 15th order of a division bench of the […]

    BSF seizes 13 kg heroin worth Rs 65 crore near Indo-Pak border

      Sreenagar: Border Security Force, BSF, personnel have seized 13 kilogram heroin, worth Rs 65 crore in the international black market, from Amritsar and Abohar sectors along the Indo-Pak border.   Officials said, based upon specific information, a special joint search operation was carried out by BSF and a Narcotics Control Bureau team late last […]

    Large quantity of arms & ammunition seized by police from Naxal in Jharkhand

      Jharkhand: A large quantity of arms and ammunitions including five rifles looted from police were seized from naxal-affected Ghatsial sub-division in Jharkhand today.   The seizure was made on the basis of leads provided by the secretary of Jharkhand-Bengal-Odisha Border Regional Committee of CPI (Maoists), Kanhu Munda, who along with six members of his […]

    Uttar Pradesh: Voting for 3rd phase Assembly underway; Campaigning for next phases gains momentum

    Up: In Uttar Pradesh, polling in 69 constituencies spread over 12 districts in the third phase has begun at 7 am and will continue till 5 in the evening. The districts which will go for poll in this phase are Farrukhabad, Hardoi, Kannauj, Mainpuri, Etawah, Kanpur, Kanpur Dehat, Auraiya, Lucknow, Unnao, Sitapur and Barabanki. Sixteen […]