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Navjot Singh Sidhu attends Imran Khan’s oath ceremony

Cricketer-turned-Politician Imran Khan’s oath ceremony as the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan was held today. The swearing-in was administered by Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain. Photo Credit: ANI Former cricketer and Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu was present for the ceremony as a Special Guest and his seating was arranged next to President of POK (Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir). […]

PM announces Rs.500 crore relief aid for Kerala flood victims

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had an aerial survey on Saturday of the flood-affected areas in Kerala. The state is struggling worst flood of this century. He was accompanied by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Governor P Sathasivam and Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons. Kerala witnessed massive loss and destruction triggered by the torrential rains that […]

Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s final journey begins, mortals taken to Rashtriya Smriti Sthal

Not just the nation, but, the whole world is mourning over a sad demise of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Over 5 lakh people are present at the BJP party office and Rashtriya Smriti Sthal just to have a last glimpse of legendary leader. Political leaders from across the globe are visiting to Delhi […]

When Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Jagjit Singh, and Shah Rukh Khan collaborated for ‘Kya Khoya Kya Paya’

The whole nation is mourning on the biggest loss as Bharat Ratna awardee and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is no more. Everyone he met, become his admirer for his charismatic and gracious leadership and human nature. Vajpayee was a connoisseur of fine arts and literature. He had a passion for poetry and published […]

Vajpayee passed away, will remain ‘Atal’ in the hearts of nation

India had a great loss on Thursday as Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away at 93 after a prolonged illness. The nation got numbed at 5:05 pm when AIIMS doctors announced that they failed to save Vajpayee ji. He was hospitalized since June 11, but, his condition deteriorated over the last 36 hours […]

Shivpuri: Flash Flood gulps 10 lives, 35 stranded

An Independence Day picnic turned tragic on Wednesday when a flash flood swept 10 lives at Sultangarh Waterfall in Madhya Pradesh’s Shivpuri district. The water level rose sharply due to heavy rains in the area. While, at least 35 others were stranded on rocks downstream, police said, adding that a team of National Disaster Response […]

Highlights from PM Modi’s Independence Day speech

India’s 72nd Independence Day was celebrated across the nation and as a tradition goes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from Red Fort. This year was PM Modi’s 5th address since BJP came in ruling power. In his about 80-minutes speech, Modi projected himself as an impatient agent of change and called his government […]

250 people get tonsured demanding separate Bundelkhand state

In a novel protest, around 250 people got themselves tonsured in neighbouring Mahoba district demanding statehood to Bundelkhand region, spread over parts of Uttar Pradesh and contiguous areas in Madhya Pradesh. Under the banner of Bundeli Samaj, they demanded carving out of a separate Bundelkhand state from Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh on the lines of […]

Now Dhangars begin protest for reservation quotas

Days after Maratha’s reservation protest, the Dhangar community is heading towards the agitation from Monday seeking reservation quotas in government jobs and educational institutions under ST Category. The protest is led by Dr. Vikas Mahatme, Padmashri awardee eye-specialist. Dhangar, a community of shepherds in Maharashtra, is currently categorized as Nomadic Tribe (NT). In 2013, Mahatme […]

Zambian national caught smuggling drugs in Cricket thigh pads in Delhi

A Zambian national got arrested by CISF personnel at Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi for allegedly trying to smuggle 24 kg drugs stuffed in thigh pads. CISF official said, R Silavwe (39) was intercepted on Saturday by the airport security officials on the basis of suspicion at the IGI Airport. On suspicion of the passenger, […]