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  • Tuesday, August, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 09:53:07
  • Legend of carnatic music Shri. Lalgudi Jayaraman passes away

    Legendary violinist Lalgudi Jayaraman passed away in Chennai today. Born in the lineage of the saint musician Thyagaraja, Lalgudi went on to invent a whole new style designed to suit the needs of Indian Classical Music popularly known as ‘Lalgudi Bani’. Lalgudi has flawlessly composed several ‘Kritis’, ’tillanas’ and ‘vanams’. Hailing from Lalgudi in Tiruchi, […]

    Saradha scam: WB govt forms SIT, commission

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a high-level inquiry and a SIT probe into the collapse of chit fund company Saradha Group that has left thousands of investors in the lurch. A PIL was, meanwhile, filed in the Calcutta High Court seeking a CBI probe into the chit fund scam. Breaking her silence over […]

    UP Police arrests a man for allegedly raping and murdering the six-year-old girl in Aligarh

    In Uttar Pradesh, a man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping and murdering the six-year-old girl in Aligarh. The entire city is rocked by violent protests against the incident. The Police arrested the accused named Somanna alias Suman from Bannadevi Police Station area. ADG (Law and Order) Arun Kumar said that the accused has […]

    Annual Commanders’ Conference of Central Air Command begins today

    Two-day Annual Commanders’ Conference of Central Air Command begins today at Allahabad. The conference will be inaugurated by the Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne. The conference provides a forum to all Base Commanders in Central Air Command to interact with each other and also with their superiors. The Conference is being hosted by […]

    Earthquake measuring 3.4 shakes Assam

    An earthquake of mild intensity measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale shook Assam on Sunday, the third within a week to rock the state. The quake struck at 3.52 pm at a depth of 34 km on latitude 26.5 degree North and longitude 93.1 degree East with its epicentre in Nagaon district of the state, […]

    One jawan killed, 14 injured in two Manipur bomb explosions

    A Manipur Rifles jawan was killed and 14 others including an executive engineer and six security personnel were injure in two bomb explosions by suspected insurgents in Manipur’s Chandel and Imphal West district on Sunday. The insurgents exploded a powerful bomb by using a remote-controlled device and then opened fire at an official team led […]

    Nitish rubbishes BRGF a tool to politically lure him

    Rubbishing reports that the Rs 12,000 crore-special package for Bihar was linked with current rift among NDA partners and an effort by Congress-led UPA to politically “lure” him, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said development should not be bracketed with politics. “How can you draw this conclusion that allocation of Rs 12,000 crore under […]

    K’taka polls: Nominations of 3,692 candidates found valid

    Battlelines for the 5th May Assembly polls in Karnataka were drawn on Saturday as 3,692 candidates were in the fray for the four-cornered contest. The nominations of 3,692 candidates out of the total 3,945, who had filed their papers, were found to be valid during scrutiny, Chief Electoral Officer Anil Kumar Jha said citing provisional […]

    Manipur Rifles personnel seize huge consignment of illegal drugs

    Manipur Rifles personnel seized a huge consignment of illegal drugs worth more than 52 lakh rupees from a house at Tengnoupal under Pallel Police Station along Imphal-Moreh Road the last night. Police sources said, the drugs which were found packed in four bags were seized when the Manipur Rifles personnel raided the house. Two persons […]

    Assam govt implements Assam Right to Public Service Act 2012

    In a bid to bring more transparency in public delivery system, Assam government has implemented The Assam Right to Public Service Act, 2012. The act is being implemented in 21 districts at the first phase.55 services of 14 departments have been included under the act. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi hoped that […]