Three Asiatic lions turn man-eaters, sent to captivity for life

Ahmedabad, June 15 : Three Asiatic lions, from near Gir National Sanctuary, found to have turned man-eaters, have been sentenced to life within a cage. A fully grown male lion would be kept in a zoo while the other sub-adult females would be sent to a forest rescue centre permanently, an official said on Wednesday. […]

Azad to visit UP, evolve Congress plan for assembly polls

New Delhi, June 15 : Days after being appointed the Uttar Pradesh incharge, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will visit the state for two days from Thursday to work out the party’s action plan for the 2017 assembly elections. Azad said he will meet office-bearers of the Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee, chiefs of its […]

CPI-M condemns suspension of Hyderabad University professors

New Delhi, June 15 : The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Wednesday condemned the suspension of two professors of Hyderabad University on charges of supporting the students’ protest following the suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula. The university’s executive council had on Monday suspended Ratnam, a Dalit, and assistant professor Tathagata Sengupta who participated […]

Thailand PM’s three-day visit to India from June 16

New Delhi, June 15 : Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will begin his three-day state visit to India from June 16, during which bilateral engagements will focus on defence, security, education, tourism, business ties and science and technology. Visiting India on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitation, Chan-o-cha will be accompanied by his wife, his deputy […]

Cabinet apprised of MoU between ISRO, Canadian space agency

New Delhi, June 15 : The union cabinet on Wednesday was briefed about the MoU between Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Canadian Space Agency (CSA) on cooperation in outer space, an official statement said. “The union cabinet was apprised of the MoU between Department of Space, ISRO and Canadian Space Agency (CSA) on cooperation […]

Dr Tarundeep Kaur takes over charge of Joint Commissioner Income Tax (TDS Range ) Ludhiana

[tag National, Regional, Punjab, Ludhiana] DW Bureau/Ludhiana Dr Tarundeep Kaur, IRS today took over the charge of Joint Commissioner of Income Tax (TDS Range) Ludhiana. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Kaur said that the department has handed over a big responsibility to her as the TDS Range has a vast territorial jurisdiction, including Ludhiana and […]