Hills near Shimla get snowfall

Shimla, March 14  The nearby hills of the Himachal Pradesh capital saw moderate spells of snow on Monday morning after three days of intermittent rainfall.

While Shimla received snowflakes, upper areas like Kufri, Narkanda, Jubbal and Kotkhai got snowfall, according to a Met official here.

The hills overlooking Manali like…

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Parliament of world's religions wants Nobel for Sri Sri

New Delhi, March 14  Parliament of the World’s Religions on Sunday compared the “ideologies and experiments” of Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King Junior and advocated Nobel Peace Prize for him.

“Love moves the world. This is what Mahatma Gandhi…

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Why was Mallya allowed to leave India, Kejriwal asks Modi

New Delhi, March 12 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi why beleaguered business tycoon Vijay Mallya was allowed to leave India.

“Since CBI directly reports to Prime Minister, Modi owes an answer why Mallya was allowed to leave India. Central Bureau of Investigation couldn…

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Nirmala Sitharaman's husband recovering after heart surgery

Mumbai, March 12  Communications Advisor to the Andhra Pradesh government and Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s husband Parakala Prabhakar underwent a successful heart surgery here and is recovering, official sources said on Saturday.

The surgery was performed on Monday by a team of doctors led by Ramakant Panda at the…

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Using technology will improve court judgements: Modi

Patna, March 12 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said here that the “quality of argument and judgement will improve with technology being used actively” in the courts.

The prime minister was speaking at an event held at the Patna High Court.

Presently “we have something that we didn’t…

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