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Nakkheeran editor R Gopal released, Chennai court upholds freedom of press
Nakkheeran editor R Gopal released, Chennai court upholds freedom of press [...]
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Following criticism, TNSTC revokes suspension of bus driver who spoke against poor bus conditions
Following criticism, TNSTC revokes suspension of bus driver who spoke against poor bus conditions [...]
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'Playing hide and seek': SC sends 3 directors of Amrapali group to police custody
New Delhi, Oct 9: The Supreme Court Tuesday sent three directors of the Amrapali group to police custody, directing them to hand over all the documents of the 46 group companies to forensic auditors. A bench of Justices Arun [...]
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India has #MeToo moment as claims of sexual misconduct reach government
Entertainment and media industries rocked by accusations against prominent men, including a minister India’s media and entertainment industries have been rocked by accusations of sexual misconduct against prominent men that activists are hailing as the belated arrival of the country’s #MeToo moment.Senior journalists are stepping aside, a film production studio has closed, and one of India’s bestselling authors has issued a public apology after a flood of women named men on social media whom they accused of behaving inappropriately. Related: Trump mocking Christine Blasey Ford shows how women are silenced | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett Continue reading... [...]
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Calvin Klein fragrance could be used to lure killer tiger
Officials in India say Obsession cologne may help trap animal that has killed nine peopleWildlife authorities in India trying to catch a tiger thought to have killed at least nine people say they are considering the use of an unconventional weapon: Calvin Klein’s Obsession cologne.The six-year-old tiger, given the name T1, has been accused of preying on people in Pandharkawada, a town in Maharashtra state. Related: Jaguars obsessed with Calvin Klein scent Continue reading... [...]
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MP elections: Congress-SP fissure widens over Budhni fiasco?
Bhopal, Oct 9: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has brutally snubbed the Congress in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh and refused to make an alliance, blaming the local leadership. On Monday, October 8, another major party from the Hindi belt - the Samajwadi [...]
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BSP will rather fight alone than beg for seats in alliance:Mayawati
New Delhi, Oct 9: BSP supremo Mayawati asserted on Tuesday that her party will rather fight elections on its own than "beg" for seats in any alliance. Her comments assume significance as she had last week called off talks [...]
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Apple iPhone XS Max
  Apple iPhone XS Max: Everything to the MAX. Sort of The iPhone XS Max was something that everyone expects. Leaksters in the industry had done their job well and by the time the launch event rolled... [...]
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Infographic: How Telangana voted
Hyderabad, Oct 9: Telangana, India's youngest state votes on December 7. This is the second time that polls are being held in the state after its formation in 2014.The last time elections were held were in the months of April-May 2014 [...]
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Attack on migrants in Gujarat: BJP demands expulsion of Alpesh Thakor from Congress
New Delhi, Oct 9: Amid exodus of migrants from UP and Bihar from Gujarat, the BJP has stepped up the attack on the Congress and demanded that Alpesh Thakor, who had allegedly made inflammatory speech against the outsiders, be expelled from [...]
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Afghan women still jailed alongside murderers for 'failing' virginity test | Fariba Housaini
Despite a public health policy outlawing the test, women continue to be subjected to this degrading ordeal, which can lead to arrest and imprisonmentSeven months ago, 18-year-old Bahara* was imprisoned for failing a test that she should never have had to undergo.Bahara had run away from home to meet a man she had been in a relationship with. They had never met, but were in contact through calls and messages. That night, when they met for the first time, he raped her. But when she reported the rape to the police, instead of support, she was taken to hospital to undergo a virginity test – a practice that was banned in Afghanistan in 2016.Fariba Housaini is a member of Sahar Speaks, a programme providing training, mentoring and publishing opportunities for Afghan female journalists Continue reading... [...]
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Pradhan says India will buy Iranian oil in November despite threat of US sanctions
New Delhi, Oct 8: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said two state refiners have placed orders for importing crude oil from Iran in November, the month when US sanctions on Iranian oil purchases take effect. "Two of [...]
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‘No differences between us', says Misa Bharti on Tejashwi-Tej Pratap rift
New Delhi, Oct 8: Amid reports that she publicly acknowledged the rift between her brothers Tejashwi and Tej Pratap, Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter Misa Bharti on Monday said her statement was twisted and taken in a wrong sense. Earlier [...]
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Chelsea winger Eden Hazard reiterates Real Madrid dream
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard still hopes he can one day fulfil his dream of playing for Real Madrid. [...]
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Permission for Rahul Gandhi's rally in Bharatpur granted
Jaipur, Oct 8: Todabhim sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Jagdish Arya, who had earlier denied permission for Congress president Rahul Gandhi's rally in Bharatpur, has now granted the permission, said reports. The rally is scheduled to be held tomorrow (October 9). Gandhi [...]
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Times Now survey predicts win for BJP in Madhya Pradesh, Congress to do better than 2013
New Delhi, Oct 8: The Times Now-Warroom Strategies survey has predicted a win for the BJP in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018, but the party will get fewer seats than what it got in 2013. According to the poll, [...]
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World Post Day 2018: Why is it celebrated?
New Delhi, Oct 9: Today (October 9) is World Post Day. It is celebrated to highlight the importance of the postal service. In this world of e-mails and online messaging, writing letters has become something which we rarely do. But, some [...]
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Karnataka Lok Sabha bypolls:  Acid test for Congress-JDS alliance
Bengaluru, Oct 8: Ever since the Election Commission announced bypoll for three Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka, Congress is more than unhappy with bypolls just ahead of 2019 general elections. Prima facie the bypoll looks like a waste of public money [...]
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New Hyundai Santro bookings to open on October 10, 2018
The all-new Hyundai Santro is all set to get its global reveal tomorrow, prior to the model’s full-scale launch on October 23. Interestingly, bookings open on October 10, albeit through a dedicated online portal only. Dealership bookings will only commence later with the car’s launch. The booking portal will allow buyers to book their car with an online payment of Rs 11,000. Subsequently, the assigned Hyundai dealer will call the respective customer and take him/her through the booking and delivery process. Deliveries are learned to begin on October 23 itself which implies the first lot of cars would be for buyers who’ve made their bookings online. The new Santro is expected to start with a price under Rs 4 lakh, will come with the option of an AMT automatic and will be richly equipped with features such as a touchscreen. The model will take on the Maruti Suzuki Celerio and the Tata Tiago. Also see: 2018 Hyundai Santro image gallery New Hyundai Santro caught undisguised before October 9 unveil New Hyundai Santro: features to be key differentiator [...]
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Fadnavis says announcement on drought in Maharashtra by October 31
Fadnavis says announcement on drought in Maharashtra by October 31 [...]
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Shiv Sena demands triple talaq-like ordinance for Ram Mandir construction
Shiv Sena demands triple talaq-like ordinance for Ram Mandir construction [...]
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Indian schoolgirls beaten for resisting boys' sexual advances
Six boys and one woman arrested in eastern Bihar state after attack at boarding schoolThirty-six Indian schoolgirls have been treated in hospital after they were attacked by a large crowd of teenage boys and their parents when they complained of sexual harassment.Six boys and one woman were arrested in the north-eastern state of Bihar after the attack at a girls’ boarding school. Continue reading... [...]
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‘Anger never goes away’: Maneka Gandhi wants no time limit for #MeToo cases
New Delhi, Oct 8: Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Monday said she is glad a #MeToo movement has started in India. She also expressed hope that "it won't go out of control, in the sense that we [...]
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RPSC RAS Prelims 2018 Result & RAS 2016 Revised Results date: Check here
New Delhi, Oct 8: The RPSC RAS Prelims 2018 Result & RAS 2016 Revised Results will be declared soon. The results once declared will be available on the official website. RPSC had organized the RPSC RAS/RTS Examination on Sunday, 5th August [...]
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UPTET 2018: Links to pay fee online, check direct links
New Delhi, Oct 8: For the UPTET, today is the last date to pay the fees. The same can be done on the official website. On Sunday many candidates faced issues while completing the registration process due to technical problems. {image-up-board-1538993080.jpg [...]
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Big breach at BrahMos missile unit: Agent passing on information to Pak-US arrested
New Delhi, Oct 8: There was a major security breach at the high profile Brahmos missile unit in Maharashtra's Nagpur. A spy with an affiliation to the ISI, Pakistan was arrested for allegedly sharing top secrets. The spy identified as [...]
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The truth which was 10 years ago remains the same today: Nana Patekar
New Delhi, Oct 8: Actor Nana Patekar finally made an appearance to clear the air on the allegations made by Tanushree Dutta. Addressing the media, Nana Patekar said, "The truth which was there 10 years back, stands true even today". He [...]
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Heavy rainfall forecast in Kerala, TN as cyclonic storm likely over Arabian Sea: IMD
New Delhi, Oct 7: A deep depression, expected to turn into a severe cyclonic storm, over the Arabian Sea is likely to bring rainfall to Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry and the Lakshadweep archipelago during next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department [...]
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