BJP legislator assaulted during Ekatm Yatra in MP

Bhopal, Jan 18 : A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator has been allegedly assaulted his own party workers during the Ekatm Yatra in Madhya Pradesh’s Agar Malwa district. In a video that has gone viral on social media on Wednesday evening, two persons are seen indulging in a scuffle. The fight broke out over holding […]

Nagaland MP Rio quits NPF for NDPP

Dimapur, Jan 18 : Nagaland’s lone Lok Sabha member Neiphiu Rio on Wednesday resigned from the primary membership of the ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) and joined the newly floated Nagaland Democratic People’s Party (NDPP) ahead of the state assembly elections. The three-time former Chief Minister submitted his resignation letter to NPF supremo Shurhozelie Lieziestsu […]

Boy killed as UP Police, criminals exchange fire

Lucknow, Jan 17 : An eight-year-old boy was killed on Wednesday in a firing exchange between police and criminals in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura on Wednesday, police said. The boy, identified as Madhav, was killed as a bullet hit him. Principal Secretary, Home, Arvind Kumar said that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken cognizance of the […]

Delhi to host travel and tourism exchange event

New Delhi, Jan 17 : The 25th edition of South Asian Travel and Tourism Exchange (SATTE 2018) will be held in the national capital from January 31 to February 2, an official said on Wednesday. SATTE 2018 — designed to serve as a comprehensive platform for domestic and international buyers and professionals from across the […]

NSA was not present in any political meeting, says Home Ministry

New Delhi, Jan 17 : Refuting the allegations of the CPI’s Tripura unit, the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday clarified that National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was not present in any political meeting at the Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s house on January 14. “There is a well-established practice of Home Ministry holding regular morning meetings […]

International coffee fest opens in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Jan 17 : The seventh edition of the International Coffee Festival began here on Wednesday after a four-year gap. Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu, who was to inaugurate the four-day event, was however absent due to prior engagements in New Delhi, said an official. Karnataka Agriculture Minister Krishna Byre Gowda unveiled the […]