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Telugu news anchor commits suicide

April 02, 2018

HYDERABAD: A Telugu news anchor committed suicide by jumping off the fifth floor of her apartment building here, police said on Monday. V. Radhika Reddy, 36, who was associated with the V6 News channel, killed herself at Srivila Apartment in Moosapet on Sunday night. A suicide note written in Telugu was found from her handbag. She wrote that her ...

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Woman stabs Flipkart delivery boy 20 times for late delivery

March 30, 2018

NEW DELHI: A 30-year-old woman ordered a smartphone from Flipkart. However, when the phone was not delivered on time, she got so enraged that she stabbed the delivery boy 20 times with a knife. The woman, Kamal Deep, stabbed the delivery boy identified as Keshav (28) in Nihal Vihar, Delhi, according to a report by Hindu. The woman accused Keshav o...

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Culprits of CBSE paper leak won't be spared: Javadekar

March 29, 2018

NEW DELHI: Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday said that those behind the CBSE paper leak will not be spared and an internal inquiry besides the police investigation is also on to find out the source of the leak. "I can assure you that the culprits behind the leak won't be spared. The police is already on ...

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TTV Dinakaran's Pressure Cooker Symbol: SC Stays HC's order

March 28, 2018

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday kept in abeyance the Delhi High Court’s order allotting a pressure cooker symbol to TTV Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) party. Dhinakaran, who heads a faction of the AIADMK, is an Independent MLA from R K Nagar. The SC bench, comprising Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Ju...

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There is no continuous holidays on Banks: AIBOC

March 28, 2018

CHENNAI: After several social media posts suggested that banks will remain shut for five consecutive days starting March 29 on account of upcoming holidays, the All India Bank Officers Confederation on Monday dismissed them as rumours. "The banks will work on March 31 (Saturday) and there is no continuous holidays as per messages on the social med...

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Mukesh Ambani's Son Engaged to Diamantaire's daughter

March 27, 2018

Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani hosted a grand engagement party for their son Akash Ambani and his schoolmate Shloka Mehta, The Youngest Daughter Of Diamantaire Russell Mehta, the Marriage will happen in early December. Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aaradhya, Karan Johar, Katrina Kaif, Rajk...

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Indian economy growing, but not generating jobs: Rahul Gandhi

March 24, 2018

Mysuru (Karnataka): Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday lamented that the Indian economy was growing but not generating jobs for the citizens. "We are growing decently as an economy, but we are not creating jobs because those who have skills aren't getting access to finance and support," Gandhi said while interacting with students at Mahar...

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Woman sentence to 7 years in IS case

March 24, 2018

Kochi (Kerala): An NIA court here on Saturday sentenced a woman from Bihar to seven years in jail in the first Islamic State (IS) case registered in Kerala. The case is in connection with 15 persons from Kasargode district who travelled to Afghanistan to join the terror group in 2016. Yasmin Mohammed Zahid was arrested in Delhi July 30, 2016, whe...

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Fourth fodder case: Lalu sentenced to 14 years

March 24, 2018

Ranchi: A special CBI court here on Saturday sentenced RJD chief Lalu Prasad to seven years in jail each in two cases pertaining to the fourth fodder scam case and fined him Rs 60 lakh. It was not immediately clear whether the two sentences would run concurrently or consecutively. Lalu Prasad's lawyer said that a clarity on this would be available...

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Anna Hazare begins indefinite fast for Lokpal

March 23, 2018

New Delhi: Nearly seven years after Anna Hazare went on a hunger strike demanding the setting up of a Lokpal to probe corruption cases, the social activist on Friday once again sat on an indefinite hunger strike at Ramlila Maidan here pressing for the demand. Hazare reached Ramlila Maidan where thousands of his supporters have gathered. He reache...

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