JNU student Kanhaiya Kumar, out on bail in a sedition case, today joined the anti-ABVP march at the Delhi University demanding "non-violence" on campuses even as ABVP members raised "go back Kanhaiya" slogans.
Broadening her sweep against malpractices in private hospitals in and around the city, Mamata Banerjee will focus on the district private hospitals and nursing homes where complaints of overcharging patients are rampant.
J&K govt to pay ad charges to newspapers on monthly basis
The Union information and broadcasting ministry has decided to lodge FIRs and pursue legal action against over 270 publications it feels have allegedly indulged in "fraud and embezzlement" to obtain money meant for government advertisements.
Fire fighters from almost all the fire stations of the city and security personnel from INS Utkrosh rushed to the edges of the runway of Veer Savarkar International Airport here on Tuesday as fire broke out in the bushes near the runway and brought the blaze under control.
Battered and pothole-laden road stretch is inviting public ire from villagers of Shanti Basti in Middle Andaman here. Besides pedestrians, the uneven and eroded village road has become a source of torment for motorists as many of them have complained of frequent falls in the recent past.
The general body meeting of Island Development Organization (IDO) held at Haddo recently elected Mr. B. K. Chauhan as president, Mr. Mohan Raffique as vice president, Mr. Selvam as general secretary and Mr Arockia Raj as treasurer of the organization.
A five-day non-residential training on Youth Leadership and Community Development programme got underway at Mahila Mondal Building, Ramkrishnagram on Monday, Altogether, 40 male and female participants from different Youth Club and Yuvati Mandals from Diglipur zone ar
As part of the campaign against alcoholism and drug abuse, a play on the title “Nasha Mukht Samaj Ki Oar” was staged at JNRM by the students of Hindi Department. The play highlighted the problems faced by the family members of those addicted to alcohol and drugs.
As part of its efforts to curb the menace of illicit brewing and illegal sale of IMFL in the city,the police team of PS Pahargaon consisting of PCs RS Rakesh and Bhasker Rao nabbed three persons identified as Kashinath (40 yrs) resident of Bimblitan, Binoj Majumdar (4
As part of Great Backyard Bird Count, a four-day “Campus Bird Count” was conducted here recently. The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual event organized by Bird Count India. Four Campuses were covered in the event i.e.
Concerned as the BJP is over the stiff challenges which it is facing in the assembly elections, its worries will be multiplied by the party’s setback in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) poll.
It was the biggest show of strength by the Congress after it lost power in 2003. More than fifty thousand party workers were arrested on February 22 when they tried to march towards the Vidhan Sabha which they declared they wanted to "gherao". But the Congress spokesman K.K. Mishra claimed that more than a lakh party workers were expected to join the demonstration but about fifty thousand could not reach Bhopal because they were stopped by the police at the five entry points on some or other excuse. Party workers started reaching Bhopal from early morning.
Election propaganda by different political parties has always been aggressive. But abusing and name-calling of rival political parties was avoided at least by senior party leaders. All that is changing. Even senior leaders are using language unbecoming of them. Development is supposed to be on the top of the agenda of every party. But in their poll speeches leaders rarely spell out their development programme except giving promises. The Prime Minister says ‘scam’ means Samajwadi, Congress, Akhilesh and Mayawati.