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20 April, 2018 8:13 PM Assam roads plan draws Sangma’s ire

‘Meghalaya will take steps to stop it’ The Meghalaya government will take necessary steps to stop Assam from constructing roads in the rural areas of the State’s Ri-Bhoi district, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said on Friday. The neighbouring State is building two roads — Umsohbar to Belakhowa and Bakhlapara to Jimbarigaon — in Jirang area of the district 26

20 April, 2018 7:41 PM AIADMK plans public meetings on Cauvery in delta districts

Chief Minister to speak in Tiruvarur on April 27 The AIADMK has announced a series of public meetings between April 25 and 29 in the Cauvery delta districts to urge the Centre to set up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB), in line with the judgment of the Supreme Court. Party Convenor and Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, Co-Convenor and Chief Minister 19

20 April, 2018 7:00 PM Former Chief Secretary T.V. Venkataraman no more

Retired IAS officer T.V. Venkataraman, who was the Chief Secretary during former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s first tenure between 1991 and 1996, passed away at a private hospital here on Friday. He was 82 and is survived by a son and a daughter. His mortal remains would be brought to his residence at Indira Nagar on Saturday morning and would be kept for public 28

20 April, 2018 6:28 PM Ceasefire pact with Nagaland insurgent groups extended for one more year

New Delhi: The Central government on Friday announced it has extended a ceasefire agreement with insurgent groups in Nagaland for one year affecting from April 28. The ceasefire agreement is between the central government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Reformation and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Neopao Konyak/Kitovi 19

20 April, 2018 4:50 PM Interpol gives notice for Sri Lanka’s ex-bank head

Interpol has issued a red notice for Sri Lanka’s former Central Bank Governor, who is wanted in connection with a controversial bond auction. “International police today issued a red notice for former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran related to the investigation by the police criminal investigation department of the bond sale,” police said. Mr. Mahendran 40

20 April, 2018 2:49 PM BBC apologises for mixing up PM Modi with Sri Lankan President

The BBC today apologised for mistakenly referring to Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a live news broadcast of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) last night. The Sri Lankan President was seen disembarking from his car at the entrance of Buckingham Palace to join the other heads of government 20

20 April, 2018 2:21 PM BJP wins all five municipal corporations in Jharkhand, Amit Shah says people trust PM Narendra Modi's 'model of development'

The ruling BJP on Friday won all the five municipal corporations and registered thumping victories in Nagar Parishad and Nagar Panchayat polls in Jharkhand.  Ranchi: In a big boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his chief election strategist and party president Amit Shah, the ruling BJP on Friday won all the five municipal corporations and registered 39

20 April, 2018 2:06 PM Indian Sikh woman on pilgrimage to Pakistan converts to Islam, marries Lahore-based man

A 31-year-old Sikh woman Kiran Bala from Hoshiarpur in Punjab has allegedly converted to Islam and married a Lahore-based man after vanishing on a pilgrimage in Pakistan. She had gone to attend the Baisakhi festival there as part of a Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Sikh delegation. Hoshiarpur (Punjab): A 31-year-old Sikh woman Kiran Bala from Hoshiarpur 53

20 April, 2018 2:06 PM Election Commission conspiring with PM Modi to destabilise Delhi government, alleges AAP

The AAP party has accused the poll panel of hatching a conspiracy to destablise the Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi. New Delhi: A day after accusing Lt Governor Anil Baijal of running a parallel government in Delhi, the ruling Aap Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday alleged that the Election Commission was conspiring with the Narendra Modi dispensation to destablise 34

20 April, 2018 11:27 AM Mugabe summoned over alleged diamond looting

Former Zimbabwean leader asked to explain his own statement that $15-billion worth of diamonds were stolen from fields in the country’s east. A Zimbabwean parliamentary committee is summoning former leader Robert Mugabe to appear before it over alleged diamond looting during his rule. Mr. Mugabe, who resigned in November following a military intervention 45