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Congress President Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi on Rafale Deal

In a blistering Congress attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Rafale deal, Rahul Gandhi asked the PM to come clean on former French President Francois Hollande’s contradicting remark for the Indian government’s stand on the Rafale deal. “It is very important for PM now to either accept Mr. Hollande’s statement or state that […]

Government will continue to take tough decisions, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that his government will continue to take tough decisions in national interest and also expressed his hope to double the Indian economy to $5 trillion in the next five to seven years. “A country progresses through strong organisational and institutional capacities, which are the result of years of […]

Cyclonic Storm to hit Odisha in few hours: IMD warns

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned regions of west-central Bay of Bengal as a low pressure is forming over the area and intensified into a deep depression on Thursday. IMD stated that it is likely to transform into a cyclonic storm in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha in next few hours today. The cyclonic storm […]

Mahesh Bhatt returns to direction with Sadak 2 after 19 years

Mahesh Bhatt turns 70 today and announced his comeback to direction after 19 years with much anticipated Sadak 2. Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Bhatt, Alia Bhatt, and Aditya Roy Kapur will be featuring the lead roles for Sadak 2. Alia Bhatt posted the first teaser of the film on Instagram and Pooja Bhatt shared the teaser […]

Aligarh encounter: Two criminals shot dead, Journalists invited to record the incident

Two criminals were shot dead in Aligarh by the Uttar Pradesh Police on early Thursday morning. UP Police also invited journalists to record and film the scene before the shooting. Video clip released from the encounter site shows policemen armed with guns are chasing the criminals and firing at them. The UP Police had been […]

Samara-Amazon bags Aditya Birla’s retail chain for Rs.42 billion

Aditya Birla Retail (ABRL) signed a deal with home-grown private equity fund Samara Capital and global e-commerce giant Amazon. Reportedly, the deal is cracked for a sum of Rs.42 billio, though, the exact amount is not disclosed by the officials yet. Almost 11 years after setting up the food and grocery retail business, the Birlas […]

No free meals for Jet Airways’ economy class passengers

Experiencing strong financial headwinds, full-service carrier Jet Airways said on Wednesday to discontinue its free meal services for its Economy class passengers from September 25. The unbundle plan covers the ‘Economy Light’ and ‘Economy Deal’ categories in the domestic sector, the airline said, adding, however, flyers will continue to get free beverages, including tea and […]

Imran Khan writes to PM Modi seeking resumption of peace dialogue

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has written a letter to PM Narendra Modi seeking resumption of peace dialogue between India and Pakistan at the UN General Assembly meet later this month in New York. Khan also asked PM Modi to give a green signal to a meeting between external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan’s […]

Pakistan court suspends jail term of Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz

The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended the jail term of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, and Mohammad Safdar in the Avenfield Corruption reference case. The HC ordered their release suspending their jail sentences after lower court’s verdict in July over the purchase of upscale apartments in London. The HC’s verdict left everyone […]

Gujarat Assembly hikes MLA’s salary by 64%

The Gujarat Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill to provide salary hike by 64%, i.e. at least Rs.45000, to its MLAs and those of ministers, the speakers, the Deputy Speaker, and the Leader of the Opposition by 54%. Reportedly, the monthly pay of the MLAs will be hiked to Rs.1.16 lakh against the current pay […]