Upendra Kushwaha rejects BJP’s 20-20 seat sharing formula in Bihar, says I Don’t Play Cricket

PATNA: In a blow to BJP forward of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, RLSP leader Upendra Kushwaha raised doubts over the seat-sharing formula prepared by the BJP for the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) constituents in Bihar, rejecting Amit Shah’s proposed 20-20 seat sharing system for Bihar. I have never played 20-20 cricket in my life and am neither […]

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Pakistan is Sponsoring Terror in Jammu And Kashmir: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said accused Pakistan of sponsoring terror in Jammu and Kashmir. Terrorism in Kashmir is Pakistan-sponsored,” Singh said when addressing the media in New Delhi. Citing the reasons of the brutal killings of three policemen in Jammu and Kashmir and Islamabad releasing postage stamps “glorifying” Kashmiri militant Burhan Wani, the Union government called […]

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Asia Cup 2018: Pakistani News Anchor Makes Obscene Gesture On Air

NEW DELHI: A Pakistani news anchor was caught on camera flipping the bird during a bulletin a new bulletin about the Super Four confrontation in Asia Cup 2018 between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Pakistan recorded a nervous victory over Afghanistan in an exciting Super Four contest. After a win against Afghanistan, the Green Brigade suffered a nine-wicket loss at […]

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Dinesh Chandimal to lead Sri Lankan ODI team as Sri Lanka sack, Angelo Mathews as limited-overs captain

NEW DELHI: The Sri lankan selectors to appoint Dinesh Chandimal as the ODI captain to lead the team in the upcoming England series and sacked skipper Angelo Mathews after the country’s humiliating exit from the Asia Cup, where Sri Lanka lost to Afghanistan and Bangladesh and exited in the group stages itself. Mathews will now be replaced by […]

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Iran warns US, Israel of revenge after military parade attack

NEW DELHI: Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that the attackers who killed 25 people at a military parade were paid by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and that Iran would “severely punish” those behind the bloodshed. The assault, one of the worst against the most powerful military force of the […]

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Navy Commander Abhilash Tomy rescued by French vessel Osiris

NEW DELHI: Injured Indian Navy naval officer Abhilash Tomy was rescued safely by a French ship, the Navy said. The Indian Navy spokesperson said that Abhilash was rescued safely. Abhilash will be transferred to the Australian Navy’s HMAS Ballarat soon. He is in conscious state and has been shifted to the French fishing vessel Osiris, he further added. He […]

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Myanmar army chief says, UN has no right to interfere in sovereignty of Mayanmar

NEW DELHI: Myanmar’s Army chief Senior-General Min Aung Hlaing said the United Nations had no right to interfere in the country’s affairs  a week after UN investigators called on him and other top generals to be prosecuted for “genocide” against the Rohingya minority. In his first public comments on the subject since a report by a U.N. fact-finding […]

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Amit Shah’s termite remark unwanted: Bangladesh minister

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh Minister of Information Hasanul Haq Inu said,’ Amit Shah has made an unwanted remark by describing Bangladeshis as termites. He also said Dhaka believes that the comments by Shah were made in personal capacity, which does not reflect the official stand of the Government of India. Hasanul Haq Inu said Mr. Shah was not […]

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SC constitutes 5 judge constitution bench on PIL Against Female Genital Mutilation

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday decided to refer  to a five-judge constitution bench the petitions challenging the validity of female genital mutilation practised among Dawoodi Bohra Muslims. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud was hearing a PIL filed by a Delhi-based lawyer challenging the practice […]

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Islampur Clashes: BJP Calls For 12-hour Statewide Bandh on Sept 26 in West Bengal

KOLKATA: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) called for a statewide bandh on September 26, over the death of two students during a clash in Islampur district, West Bengal. The bandh will be observed for 12 hours from dawn to dusk. On the controversial appointment of teachers at a local government school that led to the clashes, Rajesh Sarkar, a […]

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