REGIONAL AWAAZ

Mumbai hooch tragedy: Main accused held as death to rises to 102

AMN Mumbai Police have arrested the main accused in the Malad hooch tragedy. Mumbai Joint Commissioner of police (Crime) Atulchandra Kulkarni has informed that Atiq, who is the alleged kingpin of the Mumbai spurious liquor racket was arrested from Delhi today in a joint operation with the local police. The total number of arrests made … Continue reading Mumbai hooch tragedy: Main accused held as death to rises to 102

Mamata Banerjee’s nephew threatens opposition

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee has stoked a controversy by publicly threatening to “chop off hands and gouge out eyes”of those who dared to challenge the ruling party. 27-year-old Abhishek, a first-time parliamentarian, had reportedly said this yesterday at a meeting at Basirhat North 24-Parganas district in the presence of senior … Continue reading Mamata Banerjee’s nephew threatens opposition

RS bypoll: BJP nominates M J Akbar from J’khand

BJP national spokesperson M J Akbar will be the party’s candidate for by-election to a Rajya Sabha seat from Jharkhand. In a statement, party said BJP president Amit Shah has decided that M J Akbar will be the party’s candidate. The by-election to the council of states from Jharkhand has been necessitated following the resignation … Continue reading RS bypoll: BJP nominates M J Akbar from J’khand

LalitGate: Maharashtra CM seeks clarification from Mumbai Police Commissioner

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has sought clarification from Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria over his meeting with tainted former IPL boss Lalit Modi in London. A fresh controversy broke out in the Lalit Modi episode after it emerged that Maria had met Modi in London in 2014. Modi had sought the help of Mumbai Police … Continue reading LalitGate: Maharashtra CM seeks clarification from Mumbai Police Commissioner

Airport Firing : 9 more CISF officials arrested in Kerala

AMN / Nine more CISF officials were arrested Sunday at Karipur near Kozhikode in Kerala, in connection with the firing and atrocities at Karipur International Airport which escalated to the killing of a CISF jawan earlier this month. The charge against the arrested is destruction of public property at Airport during the clash.The accused surrendered … Continue reading Airport Firing : 9 more CISF officials arrested in Kerala

Lok Samata Party declares Upendra Kushwah as CM candidate in Bihar

Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), an ally of NDA, today declared party’s President Upendra Kushwah as Chief Ministerial candidate for the Assembly elections in Bihar. This decision was taken at State Party Executive meeting in Vaishali. Mr. Kushwah said the party workers have been instructed to start preparations for 125 Assembly seats.

States join to mark the International Day of Yoga

All States of the country joined to mark the International Day of Yoga. Union Ministers, criss-crossed the country to take part in the celebrations. Uttar Pradesh. Governor Mr. Ram Naik inaugurated a Yoga Camp in Lucknow . Addressing a mass yoga function at K D Singh Babu stadium, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said yoga … Continue reading States join to mark the International Day of Yoga

17 killed, 21 injured in Uttarakhand bus accident

AMN At least 17 people were killed and 21 sustained injuries when a State Transport Corporation bus carrying them fell into a deep gorge in Almora district in Uttarakhand on Saturday. The bus carrying 38 passengers fell into a deep gorge near Dhyadi in Bhanoli tehsil. The search and rescue operation was immediately launched by … Continue reading 17 killed, 21 injured in Uttarakhand bus accident

Jharkhand bans sale of thermocol plates

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das imposed a ban on the sale of thermocol plates in the entire state to promote leaf plates. He said Friday that it would help generate employment for the poor and tribal, who are engaged in making leaf plates. The Chief Minister, who is on a two-day visit to West Singhbhum … Continue reading Jharkhand bans sale of thermocol plates

EC asks Bihar govt to stop ‘Badh Chala Bihar’ campaign

AMN The election commission of India Saturday instructed Bihar government to immediate stop ongoing ‘Badh Chala Bihar’ (Bihar moving forward) campaign. The Joint secretary of Bihar State Election Office said that the commission has asked the government to postpone the campaign till completion of the election process of Bihar legislative council. Voting for 24 seats … Continue reading EC asks Bihar govt to stop ‘Badh Chala Bihar’ campaign

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SPORTS

Hockey World Cup: India loose to Netherlands 2-1 in quarter final

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MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

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CINEMA /TV/ ART

Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passes away

WEB DESK Well known Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passed away in Mumbai today. He was 64. The singe ...

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