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22 March, 2018 11:09 AM On Bihar Diwas, PM Narendra Modi hails state's contribution to nation's progress

PM Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to the people of Bihar on the occasion of 'Bihar Diwas'. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to the people of Bihar on the occasion of 'Bihar Diwas' and lauded their role in the country's progress. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said ''the state's contribution 29

20 March, 2018 10:48 PM India has 4.1 lakh beggars with most in West Bengal, Lok Sabha told

Out of the total of 4,13,670 beggars, 2.21 lakh are men and 19.1 lakh women. NEW DELHI: India has just 4.13 lakh beggars and vagrants, the Lok Sabha was told on Tuesday. West Bengal emerged on the top with just 80,000 beggars and vagrants, informed the Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot. Uttar Pradesh and Bihar has the second and third highest 72

20 March, 2018 10:48 PM Mamata-led Trinamool asks party MLAs to vote for Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi

KOLKATA: Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress on Tuesday asked 10 MLAs to vote for party supported Congress candidate Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls. These 10 MLAs are legislators of the Congress, but have actually switched to the ruling TMC. Confirming the development, a senior Trinamool leader said, “The Congress MLAs who had switched 22

20 March, 2018 1:58 PM Indian Air Force's Hawk aircraft crashes in Odisha, pilot safe

A Hawk aircraft of the Indian Air Force today crashed in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district during a routine training sortie after taking off from Kalaikunda airbase in West Bengal but the pilot managed to eject safely, police said. Eyewitnesses said that the plane went up in flames after it crashed on the banks of Subarnarekha river and its debris lay scattered 35

19 March, 2018 4:53 PM Jithin gives Kerala a flying start

Defending champion Bengal romps past Manipur Kerala made a flying start to its campaign in the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy drubbing Chandigarh 5-1 in its Group A league match here on Monday. In the other match in the same group, defending champion Bengal outclassed former champion Manipur 3-0. For five-time champion Kerala young 35

19 March, 2018 10:55 AM Celebs galore in Didi No. 1; Diya happy to participate

Kolkata: Actress Diya Mukherjee is happy to participate in Zee Bangla’s Didi No. 1 and says that she found host Rachana Banerjee ‘encouraging’. Didi No. 1 is a popular game show of Bengal, which is hosted by popular actress Rachana Banerjee. Diya, who is currently seen in a prominent role in the channel’s family drama Seemarekha, said to TellyChakkar 39

18 March, 2018 3:37 PM Mamata, KCR to hold talks in Kolkata

CMs expected to discuss the possibility of a future alliance. The Chief Ministers of Telangana and West Bengal are scheduled to meet on Monday in the State Secretariat in Kolkata, Trinamool Congress [TMC] sources said. “K.C.Rao and Mamata Banerjee are expected to meet on Monday after 4 p.m.,” said a senior TMC leader. Both leaders, who have already had a few rounds 172

18 March, 2018 3:06 AM Exclusive: Mohammad Shami claims innocence, says only crime is being Hasin Jahan's husband

Speaking to Zee Media, he said, "I can die for the country but never betray." Shami claimed innocence and said that his only crime is being Hasin's husband. NEW DELHI: The marital feud between Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami and his wife Hasin Jahan has, of late, sparked a controversy, with the latter's allegations against the Indian pacer leading to his exclusion 42

16 March, 2018 3:25 PM We will give it our all: Chhetri

‘To see two teams from South is great for Indian football’ Over the course of his decorated 16-year career, Sunil Chhetri has featured in several high-profile fixtures. The BFC star, however, believes that Saturday’s ISL final could rank as the biggest. “It is right up there among the most important matches I have played in. There was a lot of talk about 32

16 March, 2018 6:21 AM L&T arm lands ₹ 2,864 cr. deal for Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

An arm of Larsen and Toubro Ltd. has landed a contract worth ₹ 2,864 crore from Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd. (DFCCIL) L&T Construction’s Transportation Infrastructure Business has been awarded the contract for Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. The EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) order involves construction of 222 route 36