Delhi’s Jagatpur flyover now open for public

New Delhi, Sep 22 : Delhi PWD Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday inaugurated the Jagatpur flyover in north Delhi which will ensure smooth traffic movement to and from the outer Ring Road (NH-1). The Minister inaugurated the 1.2-km flyover in the presence of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs Pankaj Pushkar and Sanjeev Jha. “The Jagatpur […]

BJP calls for Bengal shutdown over killing of two youths

Kolkata, Sep 22 : The BJP on Saturday called for a 12-hour shutdown in West Bengal on September 26 to protest against the alleged killing of two youths in a clash between the agitating students and police in West Bengal’s North Dinajpur district. One of the youths, Rajesh Sarkar, was allegedly shot dead in a […]

Graft case: Egypt court rejects Mubarak’s appeal for reconciliation

Cairo, Sep 22 : An Egyptian court declined on Saturday an appeal for reconciliation submitted by ousted former President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons in a corruption case, according to the official MENA news agency. Mubarak and his two sons — Gamal and Alaa — were sentenced in May 2015 to three years in […]

Delhi BJP pledges to work for winning all 7 LS seats in 2019

New Delhi, Sep 22 : The Delhi BJP in its two-day executive meeting on Saturday pledged to work for winning all seven Lok Sabha seats in 2019 and also condemned the “misuse” of the Supreme Court order on sealing. “The executive resolved to work for winning all seven Lok Sabha seats in 2019 elections with […]

Formalin-in-fish controversy re-erupts in Goa

Panaji, Sep 22 : Amid the ongoing tussle between the Congress and the ruling BJP-led coalition government in Goa, the formalin-in-fish controversy raised its head again on Saturday, after Congress leaders, armed with testing kits, visited a popular fish market in South Goa and claimed that the fish sold there was still being contaminated with […]

Congress heads for landslide victory in Zila Parishad polls

Chandigarh, Sep 22 : The ruling Congress in Punjab on Saturday won the most seats in the Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti elections and headed for a landslide victory as counting was underway. The main opposition AAP in the state assembly faced a humiliating defeat. Out of 113 Zila Parishad seats — out of a […]