Date wise Archive

Lahore

Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed today alleged that the US has made a plot against his "charities" therefore the Pakistani government is bound to act against them.

Islamabad

The government of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) has readied evacuation plan to relocate locals to safe areas due to recent "provocation" by Indian forces at the Line of Control (LoC), a media report said today.

Beijing

China's ruling Communist Party today proposed to remove presidential term limits from the Constitution, potentially allowing President Xi Jinping to continue in power after his second term, which ends in 2023.

Lahore

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has acquitted 12 people of child abuse charge over the lack of evidence in one of the 29 cases registered in Kasur in 2015.

Dhaka

Their houses are often made of plastic sheets. Much of their food comes from aid agencies. Jobs are few, and there is painfully little to do. The nightmares are relentless.

Raipur

The Mahasamund district police in Chhattisgarh has arrested three people, including a doctor, for allegedly printing and circulating fake currency notes, an official said today.

Raipur

The CRPF, in the thick of anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh, has launched a unique bike ambulance initiative for providing basic healthcare facilities to those living in remote jungle areas of Bastar region.

Nagpur

Senior Congress leader Satish Chaturvedi, who was expelled from the party on Friday, today said that his expulsion was against the "glorious tradition and democratic principles" that the party so "zealously followed".

Hyderabad

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao today expressed deep sorrow over the sudden demise of well-known actor Sridevi.
The Padma Shri awardee, who had an illustrious career spanning over four decades, passed away last night. She was 54.

Predicts BJP win in Karna, N East
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Agencies

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hit out at the "one family" dynastic rule of Congress for 48 years and said it should be compared with the achievements of the "development-oriented" NDA in the last four years.

Amaravati

The opposition YSR Congress has alleged that the TDP was trying to "purchase" a few of the former's MLAs to win all three Rajya Sabha seats from the state that will fall vacant on April. The elections to these seats will be held on March 23.

THRISSUR (KERALA)

CPI(M) in Kerala today sought to project its state unit as one without any differences, saying there was only one voice in it, which is it's strength.

Wahiajer

Election campaigning has taken a musical upswing in Meghalaya with political parties trying their best to connect with the voters by hitting the right notes.

Shillong

An assistant commandant of the RPF was killed and three others were injured when a constable of the force opened fire from his service rifle in Meghalaya's South West Khasi Hills district early today, following which the accused was arrested, the police said.

Gaya

Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today demanded that his party Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM)  be allotted one Rajya Sabha (RS) seat in the upcoming elections failing which the party would not support the BJP-led coalition in the next one Lok Sabha and two Assembly

Bhubaneswar

The Odisha Assembly's budget session is scheduled to begin from March 20 with Governor S C Jamir's address, a notification issued by Odisha Legislative Assembly said today.

Shillong

Election authorities in poll-bound Meghalaya have seized over Rs 12 lakh in cash from Ri-Bhoi district, officials said today.

Muzaffarpur

Over 300 cartons of foreign liquor worth around Rs 70 lakh have been seized from a truck in Muzaffarpur district and six persons were arrested in this connection, the police said today.

Patna

The budget session of both Houses of Bihar legislature, which gets underway from tomorrow, is likely to be a stormy one in view of the by-elections to be held in a few constituencies.

Kolkata

The South Eastern Railway (SER) will be installing surveillance cameras in ladies compartments of EMU local trains soon to enhance safety and security of women passengers, a railway official has said.

Kolkata

As many as six tigers would be relocated to the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) in North Bengal after the arrangements, including augmentation of prey base and grassland were complete, a top forest official has said.

Guwahati

Assam Chief Minister (CM) Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday said that Assam and Arunachal Pradesh must work together, in keeping with the age-old close ties between the two states, to achieve all round development.

Shillong

Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said the BJP is dominating the politics of the North East (NE) and expressed confidence that the party would win Assembly polls in three states of the region.

Bhubaneswar

President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate a museum dedicated to former Odisha chief minister Biju Patnaik next month. The Museum and Learning Centre has been set up at Anand Bhawan, the ancestral house of Biju Patnaik in Cuttack.

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EOI BUREAU

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has sounded caution on affiliated schools for withholding Admit Cards of students appearing for Class X and XII Board exams this year.

First Andaman Yacht Carnival inaugurated
Report by: 
Agencies

For the first time in the history of the Islands, a ‘Yacht Carnival’ is being organised here. The Lt. Governor, A&N Islands, Admiral DK Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd) inaugurated the Andaman Yacht Carnival-2018 at a function held in the Passenger Hall of the Port Management Board at Haddo this evening.

Port Blair

The Lt. Governor, Admiral DK Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) will be on a day’s visit to Hut Bay, Little Andaman, on February 27. He will be accompanied by the First Lady of the Islands, Smti  Chitra Joshi. During his stay at Little Andaman, the Lt.

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KURMA RAO

With an aim to protect child rights and provide more awareness and spread knowledge among children, parents and the society in general, two Child Protection Committees were formed at remote Gram Panchayat, Kishorinagar and Gram Panchayat, Paschim Sagar in North Andaman last Friday.

CHAT ROOM
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LOKNATH PATRA

Police Complaint Authority, A&N Islands is housed in a single storied structure just by the wall of the ITF grounds on VIP road. With a spacious parking lot in front, and a welcoming large door it is not for the faint-hearted to walk into it, as folk who have to cross the threshold may be going into it with a complaint against their protectors (The Police).

Port Blair

The Indian Coast Guard conducted a workshop on International Humanitarian Law by International Committee of Red Cross team consisting of Wing commander Praful Bakshi, Mr Fahad Ahamed and Mr Tulsi Das here.

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