Meira Kumar to file nomination on Wednesday

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 19:22

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The opposition's presidential candidate Meira Kumar will file her nomination papers on Wednesday, the last date of filing nominations.


Another fake doctor nabbed in Bengal

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 19:12

June 26 (IANS) Amid a series of fake doctor cases in Bengal, yet another person with a fake MBBS degree was arrested from West Bengal's Nadia district on Monday.


Linking CPEC with BCIM will benefit people: China

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 19:02

Beijing, June 26 (IANS) Brushing aside India's concerns, China on Monday stressed the need to link the controversial CPEC with the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Corridor.


Kovind to meet MPs, MLAs in Kashmir on Wednesday

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 18:58

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind will visit Srinagar on June 28 as part of his campaign for the July 17 election.


Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Meghalaya

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 18:52

Shillong, June 26 (IANS) Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, was on Monday celebrated across Meghalaya with prayers for peace in the country and across the world.


Eid celebrated across India, clashes occur in Kashmir Valley (Roundup)

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 18:10

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, was celebrated across India on Monday with tens of thousands of Muslims converging at mosques to offer prayers and greet each other. In the turmoil-hit Kashmir Valley, clashes were reported between stone-pelters and security places at various places.


GJM delegation hands over resignation from GTA to Governor

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:44

Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) A three-member delegation of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) met Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi here on Monday to formally submit their resignation letters from the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA), the developmental board in the northern West Bengal hills.


Women booked for heckling Goa minister, insulting Tri-colour

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:42

Panaji, June 26 (IANS) An FIR was filed against two women in South Goa on Monday for insulting the national flag, abusing Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane and assaulting his bodyguard during an official visit to a local hospital on Sunday.


Muslims observe 'Black Eid' over Haryana lynching

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:40

Gurugram, June 26 (IANS) A majority of Meos (Muslims) in Haryana's Mewat region on Monday observed a "Black Eid" by tying black bands on their arms to protest against the lynching of a young man four days ago.


Rajnath conveys peace message to Kashmir on Eid

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 17:10

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday extended his greetings to the people of Kashmir on Eid, saying he hoped the festival will bring peace, harmony and happiness in the Valley.