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Goa mining leases renewed 'faster than fastest cheetah'

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST

Speed and not due diligence appears to have driven the BJP-led coalition government's rush to clear as many as 31 mining lease renewals in one day, the Goa Lokayukta has underlined in his order indict

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AAP again asks BJP for Chief Ministerial face against Kejriwal

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday again asked the Bharatiya Janata Party to disclose the name of their Chief Ministerial face for the upcoming election, as the saffron party named its candidate from the

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Nominations over, AAP lays out big campaign plan

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

After the nominations process ended on Tuesday, the AAP hit the campaign trail again with the ruling party planning another Arvind Kejriwal's town hall plus roadshows and rallies.

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Two disused train coaches turned into classrooms in Mysuru

Mysuru |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

You may have come across fine-dining on trains, hospitals or even exhibitions on trains. But have you ever come across a school holding classes in a train compartment?

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RPF busts ticketing scam with terror funding links (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

In one of the biggest crackdowns on the train ticketing touts in recent times, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) has arrested a madrassa-educated, self-taught software developer from Jharkhand and cl

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Curative plea raises query over addenda in SC Ayodhya order (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

A curative petition, filed in the Supreme Court challenging the Ayodhya order, also questions the unknown addenda that focus on relevance of the Hindu faith, associated with the dispute, at the end of

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Meet two M'rashtra bravehearts who saved precious lives

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Mumbai girl Zen G. Sadavarte, who shot to fame two years ago when she helped save at least 17 lives, has been selected for the coveted Indian Council for Child Welfare's National Bravery Award for 201

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Jnanpith-winning Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh hospitalised

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh, a recipient of the Jnanpith award, was admitted to a private city hospital on Tuesday following respiratory tract infection, doctors said.

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Pangolin seized in Bengal, one arrested

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

West Bengal wildlife officials seized a pangolin - considered an endangered mammal - in North 24 Parganas district on Tuesday and arrested one man in this connection.

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Edge for TRS as Telangana set for municipal polls

Hyderabad |Wednesday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST

The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is looking to score another electoral victory as it appears ahead of the opposition in the elections to urban local bodies scheduled on Wednesday.

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Police sniffer dogs unearth tiger claws in Goa temple

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Police sniffer dogs on Tuesday helped Goa Forest Department officials track down claws of a tiger, extracted from its poisoned carcass earlier this month, in a temple a short distance from where the t

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Japan bundled out for 41 in U-19 WC, Tweeple laud Team India

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Twitterati showered love on Team India after they defeated Japan by 10 wickets and 271 balls remaining to register their second successive victory in the 2020 Under-19 World Cup on Tuesday.

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