Normalcy returns most part of Haryana, Army enter Dera HQ in Sirsa

AMN Paramilitary forces have moved into the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters in Sirsa to clear the Dera followers from the campus, who are housed there in support of the Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim. 36 Dera Ashrams have been sealed. The Army conducted a flag march in the campus. There are lakhs of followers in … Continue reading Normalcy returns most part of Haryana, Army enter Dera HQ in Sirsa

Saina settles for bronze at World Badminton Championships

At the World Badminton championships, Saina Nehwal has settled for a bronze medal. In the first women’s singles semi-final at Glasgow today, she lost to Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in three games 12-21, 21-17, 21-10. Okuhara is the first shuttler from Japan to reach the finals of World Championship. Saina had won a silver medal … Continue reading Saina settles for bronze at World Badminton Championships

Samsung Vice Chairman arrested, jailed for 5 Years

    WEB DESK Samsung, the Korean conglomerate’s acting chief Lee Jae has been sentenced to five years in prison. A South Korean court has found Lee Jae-yong guilty of bribery and embezzlement. The Seoul Central District Court convicted Samsung’s de facto heir of bribing former President Park Geun-hye and her close friend Choi Soon-sil … Continue reading Samsung Vice Chairman arrested, jailed for 5 Years

Journalists Associations condemn attacks on media persons in Haryana

New Delhi The National Union of Journalists (India) and its state affiliate Delhi Journalists Association strongly condemned the attacks on the media persons and their OB vans in Punchkula and other parts of Haryana today. The NUJ(I) & DJA demands urgent action from the authorities to book the culprits. According to the inputs from state … Continue reading Journalists Associations condemn attacks on media persons in Haryana

डेरा सच्‍चा सौदा की हिंसा: हरियाणा के अधिकांश हिस्सों में स्थिति नियंत्रण में

  केंद्रीय गृहमंत्री राजनाथ सिंह ने कल की हिंसा के मद्देनजर सुरक्षा स्थिति की समीक्षा के लिए आज उच्चस्तरीय बैठक बुलाई   हरियाणा में पंचकूला समेत राज्‍य के अधिकांश भागों में अब स्थिति नियंत्रण में है। डेरा सच्‍चा सौदा प्रमुख गुरमीत राम रहीम सिंह को दुष्‍कर्म के एक मामले में दोषी पाए जाने के बाद … Continue reading डेरा सच्‍चा सौदा की हिंसा: हरियाणा के अधिकांश हिस्सों में स्थिति नियंत्रण में

Strict security vigil being maintained in Delhi: Police

New Delhi The situation in the capital was being kept under close watch today after yesterday’s incidents of arson in the city, a fallout of the violence in neighbouring Haryana by followers of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Ram Rahim’s conviction in a rape case. “We are closely monitoring the situation in the capital, but no … Continue reading Strict security vigil being maintained in Delhi: Police

Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

WEB DESK US President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering the Pentagon to ban an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgender individuals in the military, a move Democrats said is cruel and meant to hurt and humiliate American soldiers. In a memorandum, a copy of which was released by the White House, Mr Trump directed … Continue reading Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

Ex-PM of Thailand flees ahead of verdict

WEB DESK Facing a possible 10-year jail term, former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra  Yingluck Shinawatra fled Thailand for Dubai two days before a verdict was due to be delivered in a trial over rice subsidies, a highly-placed source in her Pheu Thai party said Friday. Yingluck left Thailand on Wednesday and is now “safe … Continue reading Ex-PM of Thailand flees ahead of verdict

Most powerful hurricane to reach US

Representative photo Hurricane Harvey has weakened since it hit South Texas head-on late Friday but forecasters say water levels will still rise as torrential rain and blasting winds continue over the next days In the United States, Texas is bracing for Hurricane Harvey which has strengthened to a Category 4 storm. Category 4 winds range … Continue reading Most powerful hurricane to reach US

China bans new business with N Korea in line with sanctions

China has banned North Korean individuals and enterprises from doing new business in the country, in line with United Nations Security Council sanctions passed earlier this month. According to a notice released on the Commerce ministry’s website, new joint venture enterprises, new wholly owned businesses and the expansion of existing entities involving North Korean individuals … Continue reading China bans new business with N Korea in line with sanctions