David Cameron hails Modi’s leadership

Kolkata, July 19 : Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday said India is fortunate to have a leadership with a clear vision, but greater focus is needed on developing skills and infrastructure. “India is fortunate to have a leadership with a clear vision. When I met Prime Minister […]

SC asks Puducherry Assembly Speaker to allow nominated BJP MLAs to function

New Delhi, July 19 : The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Speaker of Puducherry Assembly to allow the three nominated Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs to participate in the Assembly proceedings, and sought the Centre’s response to pleas challenging their nomination. A bench of Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan asked the Centre […]

LeT militant killed in J&K gunfight

Srinagar, July 19 : A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant was killed in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday, police said. The militant was identified as a Pakistani national. The gunfight in Batapora village of Handwara area of the district started after a joint patrol of the security forces, searching […]

Thailand game a mental test for U-16 team: coach Bibiano

[Bengaluru: India’s Rupinder Singh with team mates celebrates after scoring a goal during the first match of the three test match series against New Zealand at Sports Authority of India in Bengaluru on Thursday, July 19, 2018. India won the first match by 4-2 and take the lead by 1-0 in 3 test match series. […]

4 women among 8 Maoists gunned down in Chhatisgarh

Dantewada (Chhattisgarh), July 19 : Eight Maoists, including four women, were shot dead on Thursday in an encounter with security forces in an area adjoing the border of Dantewada-Bijapur districts in Chhattisgarh, an official said. Several sophisticated firearms were recovered from them. Confirming the incident, Inspector General of Police – Bastar Range, Vivekanand Sinha said […]