Kanpur: Hitting back at ruling Samajwadi Party, senior BJP leader and Union MinisterKalraj Mishra on Monday accused theUttar Pradesh government of being responsible for increasing cases of communal riots in the state.
Kabul: Abdullah Abdullah, one of two contenders for Afghanistan’s presidency, on Monday said that he will not accept the expected outcome of the election’s second round and that talks with his opponent to form a national unity government are deadlocked.
Lucknow: BJP’s ideology is to spread “rumours and instigate riots” to meet their political ends Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday alleged and claimed that according to intelligence inputs the saffron party was conspiring to ignite riots in Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi: Slamming BJP over allegations that it was trying to poach away Aam Aadmi Party MLAs, Congress on Monday claimed the saffron outfit had shown “its absolute, naked, power-hungry face” by engaging in such activities and hoped that Supreme Court will order fresh polls soon in Delhi.
Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad SSP’s office Monday morning received a fax from the Supreme Court, ordering stay on the execution of Nithari killings convict Surendra Koli. The message was received by the Meerut jail barely hours before his hanging.
Srinagar: Flood waters Monday inundated most of Srinagar’s residential and commercial areas as people scrambled to save whatever they could from the muddy, swirling waters.
Bangalore: World No.1 Novak Djokovic has decided to skip the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie against India scheduled to be played here from Sep 12-14, according to the visiting team’s non-playing captain Bogdan Obradovic.
New Delhi: Research collaboration, exchange of experts and training will be part of an agreement on traditional medicines and homeopathy to be signed between India and Bangladesh, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said Monday.
Sydney: A confidential report supported by data compiled by the military police has revealed that members of the Australian Defence Force reportedly possessed child pornography and seduced minors, media reported Monday.
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Nithari killings convict Surendra Koli by one week.
New Delhi: Delhi BJP vice president Sher Singh Dagar, accused by the AAP of poaching its legislator Dinesh Mohaniya, Monday said the AAP leader met him to say he wished to join the BJP.
New Delhi: The video, which allegedly shows BJP leaders poaching an AAP MLA, is an attempt to “defame” the party, BJP leader Vijender Gupta said Monday.
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh Monday said the Election Commission will take a final call on holding assembly elections in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
Patna: President Pranab Mukherjee will gift “a sapling” of the sacred Bodhi Tree in Bodh Gaya to Vietnam during his visit to that country, a temple official said Monday.
Kozhikode (Kerala) : A survivor of an attack in which RSS leader K.T. Manoj was killed in Kerala’s Kannur last week has identified the culprits Monday. The CBI will probe the case.
Islamabad: The Pakistan government and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have said that progress has been made during the latest round of talks, media reported Monday.
Says no team is in advanced state of readiness required in game’s showpiece event except for Australia, India and South Africa
Chandigarh: Haryana Roadways employees Monday called off their two-day-old strike after the state government agreed to suspend with immediate effect 3,519 route permits issued to private bus operators.
Patna: A case was registered against seven people in Bihar for threatening to forcibly convert a Dalit family, police said Monday.
Canberra: The search for a Pakistani sailor, who was aboard a navy vessel and is believed to have jumped off in Australia’s Darwin Harbour, continued Monday.