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News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 2:34 pm
Vice Admiral Karambir Singh To be Next Chief of Naval Staff
Singh currently heads the Eastern Naval Command in Vishakhapatnam and will place Admiral Sunil Lamba.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 2:13 pm
3 Killed, 18 Injured After Pick-up Van Falls into Ditch in Jharkhand
The pick-up van fell into the ditch after the driver lost control over the wheels. The victims were returning home after attending a marriage party in Silli.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 1:51 pm
Pakistan Showcases Military on National Day Even as Tensions with India Ease
Pakistan's President Arif Alvi marked the national day by saying the region needs peace, not war, and that Pakistan wants to live peacefully with its neighbors.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 1:15 pm
China Has to Think What Signal It's Sending with Masood Azhar Hold: India's Ex-top Diplomat
Jaishankar, India's ex-ambassador to China, said, 'It's an issue that they have to think for themselves as to what signal they are sending'.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 12:54 pm
Delhi Court Orders Attachment of Mallya's Properties in Bengaluru
The Bengaluru Police had earlier identified 159 properties belonging to Mallya but had not been able to attach any of them. It had sought more time to execute this order.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 12:44 pm
Former SC Judge Justice PC Ghose Takes Oath As India's First Lokpal
Rules of the Lokpal Act include provisions for a chairperson and a maximum of eight members in the Lokpal panel. Of these, four need to be judicial members.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 11:33 am
Mob Attacks Muslim Family at Gurugram House, Horrifying Video Shows Women Pleading for Help
While the police claimed that the “brawl” was triggered over a game of cricket on Holi, the victim family said it was a planned attack by a group of people backed by a Hindutva outfit.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 12:15 pm
Hurriyat Hurdle, Cold Shoulder and A Peace Note: Tracing The Last 24 Hours in India-Pakistan Ties
On Friday, the MEA announced that India had decided not to send any representative for the Pakistan National Day celebrations at the Pakistan High Commission.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 9:53 am
17-year-old Falls Off Crowded Mumbai Local Train After His Head Hits Electric Pole, Crushed to Death
When Shaikh was taken to a nearby hospital, he was declared brought dead. The deceased’s parents have been informed and a case of accidental death has been registered.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 9:10 am
UP Man Who Dragged His Feet for 2 Years Over Alimony Pays Up After Just 5 Days in Jail
The man who failed to give alimony to his estranged wife despite multiple court orders since January 2017 was quick to sign the cheques to clear the outstanding after he was sent to jail by the Supreme Court.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:35 am
Two Weeks After Being Hacked, BJP Website Back Online
The only content accessible and displayed on the new BJP website is the list of candidates declared on March 20 for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:26 am
Foundation Stone of Lankan Record Refinery Funded by DMK Leader's Foreign Firm to be Laid Tomorrow
The Singapore based investment firm, a part of the largest foreign investment project in Sri Lanka, has the family of DMK leader Jagathrakshakan as Directors.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:22 am
Indian Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison in Canada For Causing Crash That Killed 16
On April 6, 2018, Jaskirat Singh Sidhu's semi-trailer truck failed to stop at a highway intersection, killing 16 people and injuring 13 on the bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos hockey team and others en route to a playoff game.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:00 am
'Jet Airways on Verge of Collapse': Pilots of Cash-strapped Airline Write to PM Modi for Salaries
The airline has suspended operations on as many as 13 more international routes till end-April, besides scaling down frequencies on seven other overseas routes, mostly from Delhi and Mumbai.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:04 am
Shaheed Diwas 2019: Twitter Hails Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Thapar on Martyrs' Day
India celebrates Shaheed Diwas on March 23 every year to pay its respects to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru, who were stripped off their esteem and executed before dawn.
News Posted Date: Saturday,March 23,2019 8:04 am
Shaheed Diwas 2019: Remembering Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev's Valour on 88th Martyrdom
India observes Shaheed Diwas on the day of the execution of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru as a show of respect of its heroes.
News Posted Date: Friday,March 22,2019 11:46 pm
In Unusual Move, Delhi Police Stops and Questions Guests Attending Pak National Day Reception
The people who refused to share their phone numbers were not allowed to proceed for the event, several guests said, adding they were finally let in only after they gave their contact details.
News Posted Date: Friday,March 22,2019 11:09 pm
Mumbai Hit-and-run Case Turns Out to be 'Contract Killing' of Business Rival, Driver Arrested
A 33-year-old man, who was driving a water tanker that fatally knocked down a hawker in January 2014, has been arrested by the crime branch of Mumbai police, an official said.
News Posted Date: Friday,March 22,2019 10:48 pm
India Boycotts Pak National Day Event for Inviting Hurriyat Leaders
At a media briefing, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that India is very clear that any attempt by the Pakistani High Commission or Pakistani leadership to engage with the Hurriyat Conference will not be taken lightly.
News Posted Date: Friday,March 22,2019 11:11 pm
What Kind of Hindus are You, BJP MLA Scolds Cop on Holi; Video Goes Viral
The police officer had objected to the use of guns at the event.