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Child’s play: SRH beat KKR with plenty to spare

IPL 2019: Jonny Bairstow, David Warner smash brisk half-centuries as SRH beat KKR with plenty to spare.

Arun Jaitley backs CJI Gogoi, slams complaint and ‘institution disruptors’

Arun Jaitley’s post under the title “It is time to stand with the judiciary”, came in contrast to the silence of the government last year, when four senior judges of the SC including Justice Gogoi,  held an unprecedented press conference questioning the selective allocation of sensitive cases by the then CJI Dipak Misra.

Asian Athletics Championship: Day 1, Four medals & an injury

Poovamma, Parul, Annu and Sable finish on podium at continental championship; Hima hurt in 400m heats.

In Rajasthan, PM Modi hits at Pakistan: Are our nukes for Diwali?

In Barmer, PM Modi brought up the air strike to say that “we killed terrorists in their home”. In Chittorgarh, he asked voters to remember that they are “voting against terrorism when they press the Lotus”, the BJP’s party symbol, on voting day.

In Gujarat, PM Modi invokes Balakot: US said India ready with 12 missiles

PM Modi seemed to confirm reports, which had been earlier denied by official sources, that India had threatened to launch 12 missiles against Pakistan if it did not return Abhinandan

TMC planning to invite Pakistan PM to campaign in Bengal: Mukul Roy

When asked on what basis he made the claim, Roy said, “Was there any announcement before inviting Bangladeshi actors Firdos Ahmad and Noor Gazi. We have heard about it and we want to alert the Election Commission and hence will submit a letter.”

Modi has no knowledge about ground realities in different states: Mamata Banerjee

Speaking at another public really at Gayeshpur in Nadia, the Chief Minister said the central government was deliberately sending select officers from Delhi to Bengal to work on the behest of BJP.

Delhi Confidential: Straight Talk

Mayawati briefly stopped her speech to ask the slogan-shouting workers to learn from BSP supporters who quietly listen to her speech.

Congress releases national security plan, promises One border, One Force

The Congress said it would transform the Ministry of Defence into a fully integrated headquarters with the posting of service officers and appoint a Chief of Defence Staff as principal adviser to the government on matters relating to defence.

Delhi Congress faces protest over probable candidates

Protesters raised slogans demanding a ticket for former party MP Mahabal Mishra from West Delhi, a seat he had contested and won earlier.

BJP move to stabilise Goa govt may hit its chances in state’s two Lok Sabha seats

The election to the North Goa and South Goa parliamentary seats is to be held alongside three Assembly bypolls on April 23.

Decision to contest alone final, won’t change even if BJP calls: Om Prakash Rajbhar

Om Prakash had then claimed that he offered to resign from the government, which was not accepted by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

IPL 2019: CSK fall short by a couple of centimetres after Dhoni’s 111m six

With Chennai needing 26 off the last over, Dhoni plundered 24 off the first five — including three sixes and a four — to bring the equation down to 2 runs off the last ball.

Why the Notre Dame fire was a tragedy waiting to happen

A week after the devastating fire that wrecked the 850-year-old jewel of Paris and triggered a global outpouring of grief, it is evident that peculiarities of structure and construction made the cathedral especially vulnerable.

Had Pakistan not returned Abhinandan it would have been ‘qatal ki raat’: PM Modi

Referring to the Balakot airstrike, Modi said Pakistan attempted to target Indian installations and deployed their aircraft but the IAF was swift to retaliate and destroyed one of their jets.

Three days before nominations end, Congress still silent on four Haryana seats

The last date for filing of nominations is April 23. The 10 seats in Haryana will vote in the sixth phase on May 12.

Railway engine will not save Sharad Pawar: Devendra Fadnavis

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that while Sharad Pawar had only “showed dreams” about infrastructural projects in Pune, the state government headed by him was turning them into reality.

Dushyant Chautala has assets worth Rs 77 cr, owes Rs 22 lakh to cousins Karan, Arjun

Dushyant was elected to the Lok Sabha in 2014 as INLD candidate is contesting this year’s polls as a nominee of the Jannayak Janata Party (JJP), the political outfit he founded alongwith father and jailed leader Ajay Chautala after they were expelled from the parent party.

Maharashtra: CPM calls statewide protest tomorrow

Pragya Singh Thakur, who is contesting from Bhopal constituency, had said that Hemant Karkare died because of her “curse” for allegedly “torturing” her in police custody.

30% basic pay hike for judicial officers: HC asks chief secretary why SC directions not implemented

The court was hearing a petition moved by the Maharashtra state judges association, stating that on March 27, 2018, the Supreme Court had directed extension of interim relief of 30 per cent increase in basic pay with accrued increments, to be paid to all cadres/ranks of judicial officers.