“Who can forget that Congress practically lost its entire leadership in Chhattisgarh to Maoist violence?” Chidambaram said on Twitter.
Kiran Kulkarni, Commissioner of Tribal Research and Training Institute (TRTI), an autonomous body functioning under the tribal development department and overseeing the government action, said three FIRs were lodged in the past week.
“(The) Army Chief visited forward posts along the Line of Control in the frontier districts of Kupwara and Baramulla, where he was briefed on all aspects of operational and logistical preparedness,” a defence spokesman said.
NC spokesperson Junaid Azim said. “We condemn this outrageous threat.... It should be treated as a criminal attempt to incite violence against journalists and the J&K Police should register an FIR under relevant statutes of the law.”
Asked whether the Prime Minister’s refusal to meet him should be viewed through the prism of politics, Vijayan said, “It is politics. It is rebuffing a state government. It cannot be done.”
The police booked Rajesh Hiwase, the manager of Datala branch of Central Bank of India and a resident of Wardha, on the basis of the farmer couple’s complaint. The office staff, Manoj Chavan, a peon, was arrested from Daryapur town in Amravati district on Saturday.
Surguja SP Sadanand said: “We have arrested nine people on the basis of video evidence. We are trying to establish the identity of the victim. Prima facie, the incident was a result of rumours of child-lifters in the area.”
Last year, the Uttarakhand government set up a migration commission to deal with the issue of its “bhootiya villages”, or villages where the entire population has moved out. With 700 more added to the list in the last 10 years, The Indian Express visits three villages to understand why
Antony reminded that no one can alone prevent the growing attack on fundamental rights.
The biannual meet of the VHP, slated to begin in New Delhi from Sunday, will be attended by delegates from across the country and abroad.
A strong protest was also registered by the Indian High Commission in Islamabad over the incident, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement.
The tourist was found in a small cave in a forest between Ali Bugyal and Dadna village where he spent three days and as many nights
When they joined hands, they called it coming together of the North and South Pole. As BJP and PDP finally part ways, ARUN SHARMA explores the gaps that could not be bridged and what the two parties take away.
SHO Naresh Kumar said the girl was a little more than 18 years old and had recently run away with a boy from their own community, which had angered her father.
"Don’t defame us. We have never forced anyone to pay us. We are not terrorists who attack people and need to be monitored by CCTV cameras," Khuntia said.
At the centre of recent Dalit assertion in Gujarat, through adding the upper castle title to their names, is a youth with a family trying to break away from the past.
South Korea Ambassador to India Shin Bongkil says he is “cautiously optimistic” about North Korea’s denuclearisation promise, hopes for gradual integration of the two Korean nations, believes PM Modi’s pledge to make India a $5 trillion economy is not just propaganda, and calls for a new economic partnership with India
It’s monsoon in Mumbai again, one year after a doctor fell down an open manhole and days after a 3-yr-old died similarly. It’s on the 2,097 labourers like Chaughule that Mumbai depends to man its drains. But rain doesn’t worry Chaughule, it is what lies beneath: “There is just so much plastic”.
Air India services remained affected for three hours on Saturday from 12.10 PM to 3.10 PM, the airline said.
Met office bulletin said the monsoon showers would bring the much needed respite from the sweltering heat measuring over 40 degree celsius being witnessed across Bihar for the past few days.