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‘Living together as partners not same as Indian family unit’: Centre opposes same sex marriage in Delhi HC

‘Living together as partners not same as Indian family unit’: Centre opposes same sex marriage in Delhi HC

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday said in the Delhi high court that living together as partners and having sexual relationship by same sex couple not comparable with Indian family unit. Opposing same sex marriages, the Centre said, “While a marriage may be between two private individuals having a profound impact on their private lives, […]

Pak, India can resolve Kashmir issue through dialogue: Imran Khan says in Lanka

Pak, India can resolve Kashmir issue through dialogue: Imran Khan says in Lanka

  Colombo, Feb 24: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Wednesday that Kashmir is the only dispute with India and it can only be resolved through dialogue. Addressing the Sri Lanka-Pakistan Trade and Investment Conference which he co-chaired with his counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo, Khan said that he offered India an opportunity to […]

Won’t work in Maharashtra: Shiv Sena targets BJP after Puducherry govt collapse

Won’t work in Maharashtra: Shiv Sena targets BJP after Puducherry govt collapse

Mumbai: Referring to the collapse of the Congress government in Puducherry, Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana on Wednesday said that the same tactic will not work in Maharashtra. It added that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s desire to topple the Sena-led government in the state will only remain a dream. “Some BJP leaders have said that now […]

Look At India Today’: Pakistan PM Imran Khan Hails BCCI ‘Structure’ Behind World’s Top Cricket Team

Look At India Today’: Pakistan PM Imran Khan Hails BCCI ‘Structure’ Behind World’s Top Cricket Team

  Pakistan Prime Minister and former captain Imran Khan believes India is becoming a top team in the world after improving its basic cricket structure. Imran said Pakistan had always been a good team but could not become a world beating side because of the non-productive cricket structure. “Look at India today, they are becoming […]

‘Recced his office’: Jaish militant reveals Pakistan’s plan to target NSA Ajit Doval

‘Recced his office’: Jaish militant reveals Pakistan’s plan to target NSA Ajit Doval

  New Delhi: A security dragnet has been placed at the office and residence of National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval after a disclosure by an arrested Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militant that he conducted reconnaissance at Sardar Patel Bhawan, and other high-value targets in the Capital on the instructions of his Pakistan-based handler, according to people […]

Twitter suspends over 500 accounts for breach of policy after Centre’s ‘legal requests’

Twitter suspends over 500 accounts for breach of policy after Centre’s ‘legal requests’

  New Delhi, February 10: In response to the ”legal requests” from the Central government, Twitter on Wednesday informed that it has taken multiple enforcement actions — including permanent suspension of over 500 accounts for clear violations of Twitter’s rules. The social media giant in a statement said, “Separate to our enforcement under the Twitter […]

Six killed, 11 injured in crash on highway in UP

Six killed, 11 injured in crash on highway in UP

  JAUNPUR, FEB 9: Six people were killed and 11 others injured in a two-vehicle crash on the Varanasi-Jaunpur highway in Jalalpur area of Uttar Pradesh’s Jaunpur district on Tuesday, police said. All the 17 people were travelling in a jeep after attending a cremation in Varanasi, they said. The injured have been admitted to […]

Indian Army’s ban on Facebook, other apps successful

Indian Army’s ban on Facebook, other apps successful

New Delhi: The ban imposed by the Indian Army on the usage of 89 smartphone applications, including social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram, since June last year, has been highly successful. Of the 1.3 million strong Indian Army, only eight personnel were found to have violated the ban. Also Read | Azad in RS raises […]

PPA to seek approval for revised estimates of Polavaram project

PPA to seek approval for revised estimates of Polavaram project

The Polavaram Project Authority (PPA) is preparing to send proposals to the Union Jalasakti Department seeking an investment clearance of Rs 55,656.87 crore for the revised estimated cost of the Polavaram project at 2017-18 prices. According to the Land Acquisition Act-2013, compensation for land and resettlement of displaced persons will be Rs 33,168.23 crore. The […]

Chakka jam: Around 50,000 police, paramilitary forces deployed in Delhi-NCR

Chakka jam: Around 50,000 police, paramilitary forces deployed in Delhi-NCR

  NEW DELHI: Around 50,000 personnel of Delhi Police, Paramilitary and Reserve Forces deployed in Delhi-NCR region to maintain law and order situation here on Saturday, amid ‘chakka jaam’ call by the protesting farmers’ representatives. At least 12 metro stations have also been put on alert, police said. “Around 50,000 personnel of Police, Paramilitary and […]

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