The CRPF men who gave the “highest sacrifice”, Naidu said in his statement, “were serving the cause of the people of the country”.
This programme is different from Shah’s 15-day tour of five states, called “Vistaar Yatra” (expansion tour), which started from West Bengal on Tuesday.
"I want to tell TMC leaders that the more you attack our workers and the more you indulge in violence, the more lotuses will bloom here,” Shah told party workers.
In an apparent reference to the attack on a nomadic family in Jammu by “gau rakshaks” last week, Mufti also asked security agencies to bring to justice those who spread “hatred among people”.
Ghosh had on March 27 told mediapersons that Singh was Banerjee’s ‘khura shashur’ or uncle-in-law. Banerjee later filed a defamation suit against Ghosh.
The AICC general secretary said the violence would not end till the government took tribals into confidence.
Sonia, who has been holding meetings with Opposition leaders at her residence, is learnt to have expressed concern about the situation in the Valley
However, Thackeray subsequently visited Delhi for an NDA leaders’ meet, where he met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Subsequent to the meeting, the party had tempered its criticism of the BJP.
The attack in Sukma is the second incident in a span of about a month when Maoists targeted road opening parties of the CRPF and snatched their weapons and wireless sets.
Prasad launched the schemes, namely, ‘Pro-bono (in public interest) legal services’, ‘Tele-law service’ and ‘Nyaya Mitra’, which aim to connect those in need of legal aid with lawyers through use of technology
Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Gopal Baglay said that India has asked for consular access to Jadhav for the 15th time.
The move followed former PM Manmohan Singh’s insistence that Urjit Patel should tell the standing committee on finance how much money had come back to banks after demonetisation of notes in November.
According to hospital superintendent Dr R K Meena, a tantrik entered the ICU and tried to bring Hemraj back to life.
The school sits on the edge of a road between Sonshi and Honda villages, which is used by the 900-odd trucks plying between mining dump yard on their final journey to the port at Vasco.
While locals alleged that BSF personnel had opened fire, BSF spokesperson Vishwa Bandu said there was no BSF deployment in Ganderbal on the polling day.
Vijayan’s remarks come at a time when the West Bengal unit of his party has revived demand for an electoral understanding with the Congress for the forthcoming municipal elections in the state.
The government has not cited reasons for the action against the principal.
The home ministry informed the EC that there has been a spurt in number of stone pelting incidents.
Jharkhand Public Service Commission and JSSC conduct a three-stage exam involving prelims, mains and an interview for recruitment to various Class-III and Class-II posts, including that of state civil services.
Achuthanandan is learnt to have circulated a brief note to the CPM Politburo explaining his views.
Harjit Singh Sajjan speaks to Indian Express on how he intends to foster India-Canada ties.
DMK’s Opposition leader M K Stalin urged Speaker P Dhanapal to immediately convene the Assembly. He said the government is in a “coma” and there is no discussion on public issues.
A team of Delhi Police left Dinakaran’s home late on Wednesday evening, They have reportedly served him summons to appear before the team probing the bribery case in Chanakyapuri.
The cases were probed by the CBI. The next hearing in both Rae Bareli and demolition cases is on April 22.
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the party will study the decision before making any comments.
As protests by these groups turned violent, Murugan had announced his withdrawal from the world of writing. The Namakkal district administration had also banned the novel, only to be lifted by the Madras High Court that declared the ban illegal in 2016.
The bench also issued notice to the Centre on a similar PIL filed by advocate Ashwini Upadhyay for making Vande Mataram mandatory in schools and other educational institutions.
The FTII campus will be spread across over 50 acres and will cost Rs 200 crore. The campus will be an extension of Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute of Kolkata.
The agency is probing a nexus between MEA officials and visa agents who allegedly arranged for the passports.
The 457 programme will be replaced by a new temporary skill shortage work visa by March 2018. It will have two streams.
The timings are fixed. There are watches. In remote areas, where there is only one mosque and where people live scattered and people do not have access to all that...there you use loudspeakers.”
Separately, security personnel stopped an assistant police commissioner-led team from entering a hotel to search Chandrasekar’s room from where Rs 1.3 crore and a CD were recovered.
Speaking at a press conference here, Sushil Modi alleged that Lalu’s family got several “proxy” companies to transfer shares and ownership to them.
Palamu Civil Surgeon Dr Kalanand Mishra said the boy required immediate blood but since the hospital’s blood bank did not have that group, a staffer, Abhishek Komal, donated. That was not enough. So another hospital doctor, Sushil Kumar Pandey, volunteered, followed by others.
He assured the Indian government that it was a private member’s bill in a provincial assembly and reflected neither the views of the Canadian government or the provincial Ontario government.
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, who has been defending the Army in a batch of matters relating to 1,528 cases of alleged fake encounters in Manipur in the last 20 years, was requested to adduce the names on Wednesday.