PTI | January 23, 2018 2:39 AM
Vehicular traffic on busy Sion-Panvel highway was briefly disrupted tonight after unidentified persons placed burning tyres on road to protest the forthcoming release of Bollywood film “Padmaavat”, police said.
PTI | January 23, 2018 1:34 AM
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today alleged that bypolls to 20 Assembly seats has been “imposed” on the people of the national capital and it would “hamper” development works for the next two years.
PTI | January 23, 2018 1:13 AM
Rejecting the appeal of Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, farmers, led by BKU (Ugrahan), today started a five-day long dharna in front of the offices of deputy commissioners in the state, demanding complete farm debt waiver.
PTI | January 22, 2018 11:45 PM
The Shiv Sena will hold internal polls to elect its party president and other functionaries here tomorrow, which happens to be the birth anniversary of its founder Bal Thackeray.
PTI | January 22, 2018 11:15 PM
The Haryana government today said it will implement the Supreme Court order staying the ban the state imposed on the film “Padmaavat”. “It’s good if some theater owners do not want to screen the film, but those who want to, they will be provided full security,” Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:54 PM
Twenty AAP MLAs, who have been disqualified as legislators for holding office of profit, today withdrew their petitions in Delhi High Court challenging the Election Commission’s (EC) recommendation which has received Presidential assent, saying they would move fresh pleas in the matter.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:48 PM
Heated exchanges between senior lawyers today marked the hearing of the pleas relating to the death of special CBI judge B H Loya in the Supreme Court, which also took umbrage at some advocates for dragging the name of BJP chief Amit Shah and pre-judging its order.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:46 PM
The Supreme Court today permitted Mohanan Rajesh, who is under the scanner over the INX media deal along with former Union Minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram, to travel abroad from January 27 to February 5.
FE Online | January 22, 2018 11:09 PM
Protests over Padmaavat took another ugly turn late on Monday evening after protestors vandalised a bus at national highway number 8 in Haryana’s Gurugram district.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:34 PM
Congress President Rahul Gandhi today alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi embraces only privileged people and not farmers, labourers or jawans.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:26 PM
Ahead of the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’ on January 25, leaders of the Shree Rajput Karni Sena met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today and demanded a ban on the film in the state.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:22 PM
India today said it will work “closely and constructively” with all the members of RCEP for early conclusion of the negotiations for a mega trade deal. Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu asserted however on the importance of addressing sensitivities and aspirations of all the 16 member countries of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) group.
PTI | January 22, 2018 10:07 PM
For the first time, an Income Tax Department tableau will roll down the Rajpath during the Republic Day parade, showcasing its special anti-black money drive that was launched post demonetisation.
Lucknow class 1 boy stabbing case: Accused girl makes shocking claims – This is what she said against school officialsFE Online | January 22, 2018 10:04 PM
Lucknow schools stabbing case: In the wake of the investigation going on in the Brightland School case, the girl finally broke her silence a week after the shocking stabbing incident.
PTI | January 22, 2018 9:36 PM
In order to ensure effective monitoring of all court cases, the Delhi government has directed all heads of departments to migrate to e-litigation platform.
PTI | January 22, 2018 9:23 PM
The Rajasthan unit of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh today underlined that freedom of expression does not mean “playing” with history and its portrayal should be in sync with “public sentiments”.
Padmaavat protests: Shocking! Boy climbs 350 feet tall mobile tower with bottle of petrol; this is what happened nextFE Online | January 22, 2018 9:20 PM
A youth today climbed a 350 feet tall mobile tower in Bhilwara town of Rajasthan.
Padmaavat row: Karni Sena finally accepts Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s invitation to watch movie; will this end deadlock?FE Online | January 22, 2018 9:21 PM
Padmaavat row: The Bhansali productions had offered the group to watch the film to end the deadlock on the issue. However, amid the ongoing protest, the fringe group today agreed to watch the Bollywood period drama.
PTI | January 22, 2018 8:59 PM
The Amma Two Wheeler Scheme which would allow women to purchase mopeds by availing 50 per cent government subsidy will begin from February 24, coinciding with 70th birth anniversary of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
PTI | January 22, 2018 8:08 PM
The next submissions hearing in the extradition trial of Vijay Mallya over alleged fraud and money laundering amounting to Rs 9,000 crores remains uncertain as the lawyers are yet to agree on a mutually convenient date.
Protests ahead of Padmaavat release; Rajasthan government wants royals to be part of petition in Supreme CourtPTI | January 22, 2018 7:58 PM
Protesters in Rajsamand and Barmer blocked highways while a youth climbed a mobile phone network tower in Bhilwara today as fringe and right wing groups continued protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’ which is due for release on January 25.
PTI | January 22, 2018 7:47 PM
Former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot today accused the BJP of politicizing the issue of the film “Padmaavat” for reaping benefits in the Gujarat elections.
PTI | January 22, 2018 7:17 PM
Dalit leader Prakash Amebdkar, grandson of B R Ambedkar, today questioned the failure of Maharashtra Police to arrest right wing Hindu activist Sambhaji Bhide, who has been booked for allgedly inciting the Bhima-Koregaon violence.
PTI | January 22, 2018 7:00 PM
The sprawling lawns outside the Red Fort, a 17th century Mughal monument, will host a week-long ‘Vedic yagya’ in March to blunt “conspiracies” hatched by the country’s “inimical forces”, BJP MP Maheish Girri said today.
FE Online | January 22, 2018 7:00 PM
The teachers of an all-boys educational institution reportedly found pornography magazine with a brown cover and a label of science subject. Packets of cigarettes and lighters were also recovered from bags of several boys.
PTI | January 22, 2018 6:55 PM
The Delhi Police has made arrangements outside cinema halls in the national capital to ensure that controversial movie Padmaavat is peacefully screened, in the wake of threats from various groups.
PTI | January 22, 2018 6:41 PM
It’s India everywhere in this snow-covered Swiss resort town — once known for health tourism, always frequented by skiing enthusiasts and home to the annual week-long pow-wow of global elite in sub-zero temperatures.
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