"Murdering people in the name of cow is unacceptable. A person does not have the right to take law into his hands." PM Modi was speaking at the centenary celebrations of the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad in Gujarat.
Ten years ago today, the first Apple iPhone hit the stores in the US. While it wasn't the first smartphone, the Jesus Phone, as it was called then, changed the mobile telephony landscape altogether. Here is a list of gadgets that would have still been relevant had Steve Jobs not given us this new iPhone in 2007.
According to the Safdarjung observatory record, the city received 52.6 mm rain in pre-monsoon showers in the last 24 hours. The minimum temperature was recorded at 24.2 degrees Celsius, four notches below the season's average today morning.
“It seems that the government has already started its poll campaign by trying to take credit even for conducting Class X exams and the aptitude tests successfully...,” said Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant.
The decision has been taken because these MLAs have refused to resign from their positions after switching to Trinamool, said Congress MLA and Leader of the Opposition Abdul Mannan.
The Jamaat has nearly 500 members attached to it, which includes 75 women members. Gafoor shared that more than 95 years ago, the Jamaat was set up as the ‘Dead Body Committee’, after an outbreak of cholera in the city.
As a precaution, Solan police have deployed three patrol vehicles, two motorcycles and deployed a dozen police personnel to patrol the landslide-prone areas and are seen advising people not to park vehicles near the hills.
The study, ‘Large reductions in solar energy production due to dust and particulate air pollution’ was conducted under Michael Bergin, professor of civil and environmental engineering at Duke University.
The mosque is symbolic — from its pulpit, IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in July 2014 declared a self-styled "caliphate'' on IS-held territories in Syria and Iraq. Iraqi forces are pushing through the last IS-held neighborhood in Mosul, the so-called Old City, to the west of the Tigris River.
The businessman was driving on the wrong side of the road in Patiala, when the police constable stopped him, asking for his licence and papers. The man refused and a heated argument turned into a full-blown fight as the 29-year-old stepped out of his car and physically assaulted the policeman.
Air India has a debt of over Rs 52,000 crore and is surviving on a 2012 government bailout package crore of Rs 24,000 crore. It is unclear as to what will be the quantum of divestment. It will be decided by a ministerial group.
In some colleges, the cut-offs have dropped by merely a percentage or two. For example, the cut-off for Bachelor in Accounting and Finance (BAF) at KC College has dropped from 94 to 92 per cent.