Archive for December, 2017

Protests outside Rahul Gandhi’s residence

New Delhi, Dec 31: Around 300 protestors from the youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were detained by Delhi Police Tuesday while demonstrating outside Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s residence here, a police official aforesaid.

The protestors were demanding action against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh…

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Custody of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, wife extended

New Delhi, Dec 31: A Delhi court extended the judicial custody of Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife until Jan 13, 2014, in reference to the murder of their maid and destroying proof, their counsel aforesaid Tuesday.

Metropolitan magistrate Jay Thareja extended the judicial custody of Dhananjay…

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President greets nation on New Year eve

New Delhi, Dec 31: President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday greeted the nation on the eve of the New Year and called upon the countrymen to figure unitedly towards the collective goal of inclusive development and growth.

In his message, the president said: “On the joyous occasion of recent Year, I convey…

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Woman dies after being stabbed, burnt

Bhubaneswar, Dec 31: A woman died of injuries Tuesday once being injured and burnt by miscreants in Odisha’s Ganjam district who needed her to stop running a good worth look, police aforesaid.

Police have arrested four people and launched a hunt to nab another suspect.

According to police, the…

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New Year celebrations: 70 traffic police teams deployed in Delhi

New Delhi, Dec 31: A total of 70 traffic police groups along side other police officers, deputed in Police control room (PCR) vehicles, can man Delhi’s roads for safe New Year’s eve celebrations.

The police personnel will be deployed Dec 31 around 7 p.m. onward until the…

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China’s earth observation satellite inducted into service

Beijing, Dec 31: China’s high definition earth observation satellite Gaofen-1 has been formally inducted into service, it was announced Mon.

According to the State Administration of Science, Technology and industry for National Defence (SASTIND), the satellite has undergone eight months of in-orbit tests since it blasted off…

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Sensex trades flat in pre-noon session

Mumbai, Dec 31: A benchmark index of Indian equities was trading flat at 21.81 points or 0.10 % up during the pre-noon trade Tuesday.

Good buying was observed in the oil and gas and car sectors whereas selling pressure was seen in banking index (bankex) sector.

The 30…

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Goa governor concerned over rising crime against women

Panaji, Dec 31: An increase in crimes against ladies and kids is a matter of concern, Goa Governor B.V Wanchoo aforesaid Tues in his New Year message.

“There was an unfortunate increase in incidents of crime, particularly against our children and girls. It should be our concern to arrest…

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Kejriwal sick, misses office Tuesday too

Ghaziabad, Dec 31: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will not attend office Tuesday too as he’s still unwell.

“Arvind still has fever and his diarrhea continues. currently his blood pressure has also gone down,” aforesaid Vipin Mittal, Kejriwal’s family doctor.

“So I have advised him to require rest…

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Stop killing people: Bangladesh PM Hasina to Khaleda Zia

Dhaka, Dec 31: Bangladesh Prime Minister sheikh Hasina Monday called upon Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) big shot Khaleda Zia to stop killing people during protests.

“You can wage anti-government agitation. however certify people are not killed and children’s education isn’t hampered by your movement,” she aforesaid once…

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