Vice Admiral Karambir Singh appointed as next Navy Chief

New Delhi :Vice Admiral Karambir Singh was appointed as the next chief of naval staff, succeeding Admiral Sunil Lanba who retires on May 30, the defence Ministry said Saturday. Vice Admiral Singh, who is at present serving as the Flag Officer Commanding in Chief (FOC-in-C) of the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam, will be the […]

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Rahul Said : Modi lies all day, he is chowkidar of the corrupt

New Delhi : Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of lying all day and said he is the “chowkidar” of the corrupt and fugitives like Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi and Vijay Mallya. Congress is fighting to keep the country united and the upcoming Lok Sabha elections will be a fight […]

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China : Death toll climbs to 64 in one of China’s worst industrial blasts in recent years

New Delhi : The death toll climbed to 64 in one of the worst industrial accidents of China in recent times which knocked down buildings, tossed children into air and caused a tremor equivalent to a magnitude-3.0 earthquake, officials said Saturday. The officials said that 24 others were missing. The explosion occurred after a fire […]

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BJP Shows Shatrughan Sinha the Door in Bihar, Fields Ravi Shankar Prasad from Patna Sahib

New Delhi: Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will be the BJP’s face from Patna Sahib, the constituency of actor-turned-rebel leader Shatrughan Sinha, the party announced on Saturday. Prasad is likely to face Sinha in the upcoming elections as there are reports that the actor will contest as a Congress candidate. Sinha, who is expected to […]

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Modi Only Serves Rich Businessmen, Turned Blind Eye to Corruption in AIADMK, Says Stalin

New Delhi : With Lok Sabha elections inching closer, DMK president MK Stalin is leaving no chance to attack the ‘fascist’ BJP-led central government and the ‘power hungry and corrupt’ AIADMK regime in Tamil Nadu, terming their coming together for the polls as blatant opportunism. In an interview to CNN-News18, Stalin reiterates his demand for […]

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Imran Khan welcomes PM Modi’s greetings on Pakistan National Day

New Delhi : Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi’s greetings on the eve of its National Day, saying time has come to begin a “comprehensive dialogue” between the two countries to address and resolve all issues, including the “central issue” of Kashmir. According to official sources in New Delhi, […]

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Prez administers oath of office to Lokpal chief Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose

New Delhi : President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday administered the oath of office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as the country’s first Lokpal. The oath was administered at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan, a communique issued by the President’s office said. Justice Ghose, a former Supreme Court judge, was Tuesday named the country’s first […]

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Gautam Gambhir joins BJP, likely to contest LS polls

New Delhi : Former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in the national capital. The 37-year-old joined the party here in the presence of Union ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad. The former opening batsman played […]

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‘ no room for ‘jihadi outfits and culture’ in Pakistan ‘ -PM Imran

New Delhi :There was no room for “jihadi outfits and jihadi culture” in Pakistan, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said amidst intense global pressure on his government to rein in the terrorist outfits operating from its soil after the Pulwama attack. Tensions between India and Pakistan escalated after a suicide bomber of Pakistan-based terror group […]

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PM Modi Said : Oppn natural habitat of terror apologists, insults forces

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday launched a fresh offensive on rival parties over the Pulwama terror attack and the subsequent IAF strike inside Pakistan, terming the Opposition “the natural habitat of terror apologists” and accusing them of “insulting” armed forces. Using the hashtag ‘Janta Maaf Nahi Karegi’ (people will not forgive) in […]

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