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In Manipur, two BSF personnel were killed and a woman critically injured in a bomb blast at Imphal today. Police sources said, the blast took place at around 2:45 near the CRPF outpost gate at Koirengei under Heingang Police Station in Imphal East. The outpost is situated nearby BSF Sectoral...
Lieutenant General Dewan Rabindranath Soni, an Armoured Corps officer of 1979 batch, assumed command of the Indian Army’s Pune-based Southern Command on Friday. The solemn ceremony commenced with wreath laying by the General Officer at the National War Memorial, Pune to pay homage to the martyrs and later reviewed an...
Veteran theatre artist, director, and pioneer of Children’s Theatre in Maharashtra, Sudha Karmarkar died in Mumbai today due to old age. She was 83. Karmarkar founded the children’s theatre in Mumbai which is known as ‘Bal Rangbhumi- Little Theatre’ and directed various plays for children. She not only directed the...
Lt Gen Harpal Singh, an alumni of National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla has been appointed Director General Border Roads. He was commissioned into the Corps of Engineers on 1982. He later commanded a Border Roads Task Force in Jammu and Kashmir valley. He has also been the Chief Engineer of Project...
President Ramnath Kovind would be the chief guest at the valedictory function of the World Telugu Conference to be organised in Hyderabad by the Telangana government from December 15 to 19. An official release said in Hyderabad that Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu will be the chief guest for the...
On that important day of the year when beautiful Mughal Gardens at New Delhi's Presidential Estate are thrown open for public to welcome the Spring, not far away, the Vigyan Bhawan looked forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's about to be unfolding message for the Muslims, at home and...
Union Women and Child Development Minister, Maneka Gandhi has suggested Sikkim be the teacher for rest of the country and the world on Organic farming. She had called on Chief Minister, Pawan Chamling at his residence in Gangtok on day. Mrs. Maneka Gandhi during the meet also appreciated the Sikkim government...
A female flight attendant of Jet Airways has been arrested by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) for allegedly trying to smuggle out USD 4,80,200 out of the country, according to an official statement. The accused was intercepted by DRI officials when she was on a flight to Hong Kong...
  Ravidas Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Sant Ravidas, the founder of Bhakti movement, is being celebrated across the country today. It is celebrated on Magh Purnima, which is the full moon day of the Magh month as per Hindu calendar. President Ram Nath Kovind has greeted the people on the...
In Uttarakhand nine people were killed in road accident at chalthi area in Champawat district today. The accident occurred early this morning when a jeep ferrying passengers fell into a deep gorge near Sawala devi temple. The ill fated jeep was on its way from Tanakpur to Pithoragarh. Chief minister Trivandra Singh...