BJP-ruled states seeing highest rate of rapes: Congress

Shillong, Feb 18 : Attacking the Narendra Modi-led Central government for its failure to ensure security to women across India, Woman Congress President Sushmita Dev on Sunday claimed that most rapes were reported from states ruled by the BJP. “All the BJP-ruled states are seeing the highest rate of rapes. In Haryana, there were 6 […]

PM meets ailing Parrikar in Mumbai hospital

Panaji/Mumbai, Feb 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who is admitted in Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital for treatment of “mild pancreatitis”. Modi, on a daylong visit to Mumbai, took time off his scheduled engagements to meet Parrikar, who was earlier Defence Minister in the Modi Cabinet, and asked […]

Four youths stabbed by rival group in Delhi restaurant, two critical

New Delhi, Feb 18 : Four youths were stabbed, two of them critically, during a brawl with another group in a south Delhi restaurant, police said on Sunday. Akash, Praveen, D.K. and Vikas were partying around 9 p.m. on Saturday at the restaurant in Mehrauli’s Ward number 1 when they had a fight with Shikari […]

India aspires to and moving towards a $5 tn economy: PM

Mumbai, Feb 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reiterated that India aspires to, and is moving towards, a $5 trillion economy over the next few years with sustained, comprehensive and holistic development. Inaugurating the first mega global investors summit, “Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018” here, he said the country is on the firm path […]

Trudeau visits rescued elephants in UP

Mathura, Feb 18 : Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday paid a visit to rescued elephants at a care centre run by animal welfare organisation Wildlife SOS in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura and said that India’s wildlife needs protection. Trudeau who landed in Delhi on Saturday evening also visited the Taj Mahal with his family. […]