Shut up, or I will reveal all, Rane warns Uddhav Thackeray

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 20:20

Sangli (Maharashtra), Dec 9 (IANS) Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Rane on Saturday asked Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray to "keep his mouth shut" or face consequences as he will "reveal all".


Nepal Leftist alliance 'on course for poll victory'

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 20:14

Kathmandu, Dec 9 (IANS) An alliance of Communist parties in Nepal was on Saturday leading the country's first election to the provincial and federal assemblies in a setback to the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) that is pro-India, the media reported.


DCW chief meets President over women safety situation

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 19:30

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) DCW Chairperson Swati Maliwal on Saturday met President Ram Nath Kovind and briefed him on issues related to women safety and the growing menace of illegal drugs and liquor being sold in the capital, a statement said.


Keep northeast peaceful, IB chief tells new police officers

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 19:00

Umsaw Khwan (Meghalaya), Dec 9 (IANS) Intelligence Bureau Chief Rajiv Jain on Saturday noted that India's northeastern states are relatively peaceful and urged newly-trained police officers to ensure peace prevails in the region.


Supporters throng 10, Janpath on Sonia Gandhi's birthday

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 18:58

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Supporters thronged Congress President Sonia Gandhi's residence to wish her on her 71st birthday on Saturday, on a day when the Congress and BJP locked horns in the first phase of the Gujarat elections, and days before she steps down to make way for her son Rahul Gandhi to take up the party's top post.


BJP heading to victory in Gujarat: Jaitley

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 18:54

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the BJP was satisfied with the manner in which the first phase of polling in the Gujarat assembly elections went, and claimed his party was headed towards a landslide victory.


Five injured in UP as helium balloons catch fire

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 18:44

Lucknow, Dec 9 (IANS) Five children were injured in Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday when decorative helium gas-filled balloons exploded and caught fire, police said.