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    Sikh peace activist gunned down in Pakistan

    Peshawar: A human rights activist and Sikh community leader Charanjeet Singh was shot dead by bike-borne assailants in Peshawar in broad daylight on Tuesday.

  • Maharashtra EVM glitches: Gondiya Collector shunted out

    Mumbai: A day after the parlimentary bypoll, Gondiya Collector Abhimanyu R. Kale was abruptly shunted from his post and kept on stand-by, an official statement said here on Tuesday evening. He has been replaced by Kadambari S. Balkawde, IAS officer of the 2010 batch, who was the Chief Executive Officer of Nagpur Zilla Parishad.

  • Nepal calls Sushma Swaraj’s statement on Janakpur ‘unfortunate’

    Kathmandu: Nepal on Tuesday said that a statement made by Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Janakpur was “unfortunate”. Addressing a press briefing in New Delhi on Monday, Sushma Swaraj said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed lakhs of “Indians” in Janakpur during his visit there earlier this month. She said no Prime Minister before Modi had tried to reach out to the Indian diaspora on such a large scale.

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    Pakistan, India DGMOs agree on no ceasefire violations in hotline contact: Army

    Islamabad: Pakistan and Indian Director Generals of Military Operations (DGMO) today agreed to undertake “sincere measures” to improve the prevailing security situation on the Line of Control. A special hotline contact was established between the two top military officials today, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the Pakistan Army, said in a statement.

  • This Race 3 behind the scenes video will leave every Salman Khan fan wanting for more

    The action thriller, Race 3, is all about high octane drama and the recent video shared by Salman Khan Films is seriously giving us goosebumps. The intriguing video with all the luxury cars zooming around is the most engrossing thing that Race fans are sure to enjoy. The recently released video gives a sneak-peak to the most awaited movie of the season. The director and actors are seen confessing how in reality

  • Major Fire at rubber factory in Delhi

    New Delhi: A fire broke out in a rubber factory in south Delhi’s Malviya Nagar area today. The call of fire was received around 6 PM and 35 fire tenders were rushed to the factory to bring the blaze under control, said a Delhi Fire Services officer.

  • Hrithik Roshan to start next schedule of ‘Super 30’ in Mumbai

    Hrithik Roshan who is currently shooting for his next film, ‘Super 30’ in Mumbai is all set to kickstart his next schedule this weekend. The actor is soon to wrap his Mumbai schedule as he is busy doing night shifts for the film.

  • I’ve never gone for fame or stardom: Sonam Kapoor Ahuja

    Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, who has completed a decade-long journey in the Hindi film industry, says she chooses good work over fame and stardom. The daughter of actor-producer Anil Kapoor ventured into the world of filmmaking in 2005 as an assistant director for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movie “Black”.

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    Maharashtra government approves disaster management plan for 2018

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today approved the state’s Disaster Management Plan for the year 2018 during a meeting on monsoon preparedness. “The CM has approved the State Disaster Management Plan 2018, the Drought Management Plan and Disaster Management Plans in this meeting,” a statement from the Chief Minister’s Office informed.

  • PM Modi to visit Arjuna Wijaya Monument in Indonesia tomorrow

    Jakarta: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday visit Arjuna Wijaya Monument, Indonesia on the first leg of his three-nation tour. Prime Minister Modi will be accompanied by Indonesia President Joko Widodo.

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    Maharashtra cabinet to have permanent sub-committee to decide payouts

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra cabinet today decided to form a sub-committee on a permanent basis that will be empowered to take decisions on paying compensation for the losses due to natural calamities. The sub-committee will be headed by the relief and rehabilitation minister. It will have finance, co-operation, rural development ministers as its members.

  • PM Narendra Modi reaches Jakarta in Indonesia on first leg of 3-nation tour

    Jakarta: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reached Jakarta on the first leg of his three-nation visit to Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. The Prime Minister, who embarked on a five-day visit on Tuesday, is looking forward to enhance India’s relations and engagements with all the three countries, which forms Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

  • No Nipah virus case in northeast: Official

    Imphal: No case of Nipah virus has been detected in the northeast, an official said on Tuesday, denying misleading social media reports about its presence in the region. Manipur’s Director, Health Services, K. Rajo said there were social media reports to the effect that some cases of Nipah had been detected in Meghalaya, but officials in the state denied any confirmed case.

  • 619 militants killed in four years in Jammu and Kashmir: Rajnath

    Lucknow: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said a total of 619 terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir had been killed in gun battles with security forces as he highlighted the all-round improvement in internal and external security under the Narendra Modi government. He also clarified that the operations against militants had not been stopped during the holy month of Ramadan but had just been suspended. “It is not ceasefire but a

  • 5 things you did not know about Shikha Talsania, girl member of ‘Veere Di Wedding’ team

    Veere Di Wedding is all set for the release and it will be out in theatres on June 1, but before the movie is out the girl gang of the film is busy with the promotions. However, everyone must be familiar with the star cast in the movie but not many know about Shikha Talsania who is also playing a lead in the film. So in this article, we bring to you some

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    RSS organisation of nationalists, not Pakistan’s ISI: Gadkari on Pranab accepting invite

    Mumbai: Union minister and senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari today welcomed former President Pranab Mukherjee’s decision to accept an invitation to attend an RSS event, saying it is a “good start” and “political untouchability” is an outdated concept. Gadkari, the Lok Sabha MP from Nagpur, also said the RSS was not Pakistan’s ISI, but an organisation of nationalists.

  • Kamla Mills fire: Supreme Court refuses bail to 28-yr-old restaurateur

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to grant bail to Yug Tuli, the co-owner of Mumbai’s Mojo’s Bistro restaurant and an accused in the December 2017 fire incident there which had claimed 14 lives. The top court, however, granted liberty to the 28-year-old businessman to file a fresh bail petition before the trial court after three months. A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and M M Shantanagoudar heard Tuli’s petition