According to Forest Department officials, Saravanan, a farmer was rearing nine cows and bulls at Binapuram tribal settlement on Wednesday when the tiger attacked the animals, killing one while the rest raised an alarm and ran away.
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 first quota places for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be offered in next year’s world championship in South Korea and Dhillon is confident of Deswal making it to the senior team for the world championship.
Not only has the village been facing drainage issues but also acute water shortage for the past 15 years since they have never been given water connections. The few pipelines for this purpose have been provided by the public health department but they cater to just 25 per cent of the village.
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.
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.
The two AK-47s of Kartarpur police station were found missing when records of weapons were checked after Inderjit’s arrest. The STF had arrested Inderjit on June 12 in a drugs case and subsequently recovered arms and ammunition from his residences.
Set up on April 14 by the Amarinder Singh government, the Ranjit Singh Commission was given six months to probe the desecration cases of all religions. It was on May 20 that the Commission in its first advertisement in newspapers asked people to record their statements about desecration of any religious scripture belonging to any religion.
Jathas planned by different Sikh bodies, including SGPC, go to Pakistan under Shimla Agreement on four occasions in one year — birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Baisakhi festival, to observe martyrdom day of Guru Arjun Dev and the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
While Mann appreciated the efforts of External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj in the matter, he accused the Indian Embassy in Saudi of not listening to appeals for help from these boys. The youths were allegedly duped by travel agents with promise of jobs.
Manohar Lal Khattar said that GST would bring the traders in the integrated chain of texile supply and allow them to use the benefit of ITC and it would promote accounted business and bring about more transparency.
Over the last few years, while overall trade through the Integrated Check Post (ICP), Attari has come down, most of it has been in form of import from Pakistan. Traders are now hopeful that cement imported from Pakistan will become cheaper for consumers in India after the GST comes into force.
The fund-crunched government, having a debt of Rs 2.08 lakh crore (including the guarantees), has already set aside a whopping Rs 10,000 crore towards power subsidy to farmers, which includes arrears of last fiscal not cleared by the previous govt
A dozen farmers have committed suicide in Punjab from June 19 to June 27, according to data collected by farmer organisations. Farmers who committed suicides had debt ranging from Rs 3 to 15 lakh from both institutional and non-institutional creditors.
Punjab Assembly last week had passed an amendment in the Punjab Excise Act, 1914, by inserting clauses to differentiate notified places like hotels, restaurants and clubs from liquor vends to ensure the former establishments are allowed to supply the liquor, despite being within 500 metres of Highways
“There is no record of any Manjeet Kaur in my clinic for the past many months. If her family can give us the card, I can find out as to when she last visited me. So far, as per my knowledge she did not visit my clinic,” said Dr Hari Singh.
“We don’t have a TV at home, so we haven’t watched anything,” said Hashim, 19, who couldn’t go to the march due to recurring pain caused by the stab wounds.
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.
Ipsita Sengupta and Titash Bandopadhyay were held along with Tapas Nandi, a businessman, for allegedly physically assaulting police officers at Princep Ghat on May 28 night.
Sources said that the accused bank officials had processed the loan applications without verifying the documents and ultimately the loans became non-performing assets that led to huge losses.
The accused — Gautam Mukherjee (63) and Chayan Kanjilal (26) — had asked for sexual favours from the woman on Facebook, police said. The duo are residents of Cossipore area in north Kolkata.
Otera Bibi, the victim, was living with her parents in Mithipur-Panagarh village, about eight kilometers away from the incident spot, ever since her husband abandoned her due to her illness in 2016, said police sources.
“He shouted at them and asked them to play in a proper playground, and not on the road. After screaming at them, he went to his aunt’s house in Roshanara Road,” a senior police officer said.
"After Telangana, we plan to undertake Run for Indira marathon in Uttar Pradesh. We will begin the registration process in a week or two, while the marathon would take place in a month's time," said the general secretary, Youth Congress.
M S Khan, station officer of Unchahar police station, said the complainant in the case, Devesh Shukla — whose brother Rohit was burnt alive in his vehicle — alleged Shiv Kumar had planned the attack with the other accused.
“On Wednesday, we received a PCR call from a passerby who saw the body. The body was decomposed beyond recognition. After checking missing records, the girl was identified,” said the police officer.
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 university had issued a notice on its website, which read, “Aadhaar number shall be mandatory for the admission process for all Indian nationals.”
According to the hospital authorities, Sadik Hussain (18) was critical even before the power cut. He was brought to the hospital in a critical condition on June 26 after a bus ran over him.
The petition said that the five children, who were studying in Class I at Sarvopari Vidyalaya, were issued School Leaving Certificate (SLC) after their parents refused to pay.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urged all members of the Assembly to visit the L-G on the issue, while asking the opposition “not to politicise the issue”.
“Outgoing chairman Ramanbhai Patel, who has also been elected, will act as caretaker chairman until a new president takes over the body,” he said.
Two men were allegedly thrashed by AAP MLAs inside the Delhi Assembly on Wednesday — minutes after they sent pamphlets that denounced Health Minister Satyendar Jain flying from the visitors’ gallery. The two also shouted ‘Inquilab Zindabad’ and raised slogans calling Jain corrupt. Both men were evicted from the assembly, with speaker Ram Niwas Goel ordering […]
Congress submitted the memorandum during an all party meet called by the DEO to discuss preparations for the upcoming elections. The revision of the electoral roll will begin on July 1.
BJP sources said that the party was likely to hold the north zone convention in Mehsana, which was also in news earlier this month following death of Ketan Patel who was in judicial custody.
“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.