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13 January, 2019 6:30 AM Happy Lohri 2019: Lohri As The Harvest Festival Of Punjab

Happy Lohri 2019: As one goes around celebrating Lohri and wishing their loved ones a happy Lohri, here are some interesting facts behind Lohri and why it is celebrated as a harvest festival of Punjab. Happy Lohri! As one goes around celebrating Lohri and wishing their loved ones a happy Lohri, here are some interesting facts behind Lohri and why it is celebrated 221

12 January, 2019 8:40 AM Tamil Nadu CM rejects allegations against him in Kodanad break-in case

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on January 12 rejected allegations made against him by those accused in the Kodanad estate break-in case, saying the police will probe the matter. Referring to former Tehelka editor Samuel Mathew releasing a video in Delhi on Friday, in which the accused allegedly linked the CM to the break-in, Palaniswami denied 133

2 January, 2019 10:10 PM Tax Authorities Ordered To Find Out Assets, Liabilities Of J Jayalalithaa

Since the value of the properties left behind by J Jayalalithaa runs to around hundred crore rupees, a proper administration was required by the order of this court, the petitioners--K Pugazhenthi and P Janakiraman--both claiming to be members of the AIADMK, said. The Madras High Court Wednesday on its own impleaded the Income Tax department to find out the assets 176

2 January, 2019 5:14 PM 1,605 Killed In Communal Violence Between 2004-2017, Says RTI Reply

India witnessed 10,399 incidents of communal violence from 2004 to 2017 wherein 1,605 people were killed and 30,723 were injured, said the Ministry of Home Affairs in reply to an RTI query. The maximum number of incidents took place in 2008 when 943 cases were reported. The year witnessed most lives--167--lost to violence and 2,354 people were injured 125

2 January, 2019 4:45 PM 1,605 killed in over 10,000 incidents of communal clashes between 2004-17: RTI

The figures were provided by the Ministry of Home Affairs in a reply to an RTI query. Noida: India witnessed 10,399 incidents of communal violence from 2004 to 2017 wherein 1,605 people were killed and 30,723 were injured, said the Ministry of Home Affairs in reply to an RTI query. The maximum number of incidents took place in 2008 when 943 cases were reported 222

1 January, 2019 11:18 AM Kiran Bedi has no authority to take decision contrary to govt proposal: Pondy CM

Stepping up the attack on Lt Governor Kiran Bedi for 'restricting' the availability of Pongal gift hampers to 'below poverty line' families, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on January 1 said she has "no authority" to take a decision contrary to the proposal of the elected government. Talking to reporters, Narayanasamy, who has been at loggerheads with Bedi on various 140

24 December, 2018 12:13 PM Read on to know more about Indian Idol 10 winner Salman Ali

MUMBAI: At the end of season 10 of Indian Idol, Salman Ali walked away with the winner’s trophy, and social media was filled with messages of congratulations. Salman beat Ankush Bhardwaj and Neelanjana Ray to emerge as the winner. Ankush and Neelanjana were adjudged the first and second runners-up respectively. After many weeks of the exciting but demanding 99

20 December, 2018 12:45 PM WV Raman Named India Women's Team Coach Even As BCCI Treasurer, CoA Member Diana Edulji Object

BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry and Committee of Administrators' member Diana Edulji have opposed the selection process. CoA member Diana Edulji had also written to Rai, asking him to put the interview process on hold. However, the ad-hoc committee formed by the BCCI, comprising Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy, had interviewed as many as 28 applicants 110

20 December, 2018 6:15 AM US presence in Syria was to destroy ISIS, not to end civil war: White House

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US troops from Syria is consistent with his policy that the main objective of American forces in the war-torn country was to destroy the ISIS and not to resolve the civil war, the White House has said as it defended the move criticised by many as "premature'. The White House's assertion came after Trump claimed 151

14 December, 2018 11:15 AM Kangana Ranaut shares her excitement on using 150-year-old weapon in Manikarnika

MUMBAI: Kangana Ranaut is busy with her upcoming movie Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. The poster and teaser of the movie have been released, and now the makers are ready to release the trailer on 18th December. Manikarnika is no doubt the most-awaited film, and we all are excited for the trailer. Kangana shared some facts about the film. The actress 148