New Delhi sources stated that As Narendra Modi accepted an online fitness challenge from Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, Congress president Rahul Gandhi was quick to dare the prime minister for a "fuel challenge", asking him to reduce the spiraling fuel prices in the country or face a nationwide stir by his party.
Mumbai sources reported that after Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's big fat Punjabi wedding, looks like another popular couple is ready to tie the knot soon. Meanwhile ever since the beginning of 2018, rumors of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone tying the knot have been sending fans into a tizzy. Media reports added they been hearing news of guests’ lists, fancy wedding venues abroad, and shortlisted wedding dates.
According to sources this comes after Alibaba Group's entertainment arm Alibaba Pictures Group acquired a majority stake in TicketNew in June last year. Recently Paytm Entertainment, on its part, has increased its online penetration in India by more than 50% and claims to have built a strong business in South India and is working exclusively with iconic single screen theatres and regional multiplex chains including Suresh Productions, V Celluloid, SVC and Anusri Cinemas among others.
The Ramadan 2018 began on May 16th and it will end by the evening of June 16th. It is one of the most vital time in the Islamic Calendar and most of the Muslims do fast from Sunrise to Sunset. This fasting will be done for 30 days approximately and this is because it will be filling one of the five pillars of the Islam community.
Agartala sources reported that Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain said of these projects, 25 are new rail line projects, which will add over 5,100 km tracks to the existing network in the mountainous region, Gohain said while flagging off a bi-weekly Humsafar Express train between Agartala and Bengaluru. Meanwhile the Ministry has sanctioned electrification of the entire rail network in the northeast.
The people of Thoothukudi, located down south of Tamilnadu have been protesting against the killer factory Sterlite Copper, for years. The protest and fight back against the powerful corporate, which has always been using all its money and influence and arm-twist anyone ranging from pollution control board to the ruling governments, had intensified in recent times, getting significant attention.
Chennai sources reported that in the wake of neighboring state Kerala reporting several deaths due to Nipah virus in Kozhikode district, the Tamilnadu health department sounded an alert for bordering districts of Kerala intensifying monitoring of fever cases in Kanyakumari, Coimbatore, Nilgiris and Tirunelveli. Meanwhile the state health department alerted the deputy directors of public health and collectors of the bordering districts to ensure that there is no epidemic outbreak in Tamilnadu.
Indian Test Cricketer and Chennai Super Kings Player Ravindra Jadeja's wife Reeva was assaulted by a Police constable. This happened after a minor accident happened as Reeva's car hit a Police vehicle. The constable who goes by the name Sanjay Ahir has been detained immediately.
We all would know about The Jallianwala Bagh massacre where British Army fired rifles into a crowd of Indians. This incident happened on April 13, 1919 and now such an incident has been repeated by the impotent ADMK Government on the protesters who protested against the closure of a factory which pollutes and causes cancer.
The Protests against Sterlite happened today and slowly the agitation turned violent as stones were pelted against the police. Three protesters have died in the violence. The protesters who mobbed the Collector's office ransacked the entire building and many people were badly injured.
New Delhi sources added that the Centre for Science and Environment, a research and advocacy organization, has urged tennis ace Sania Mirza to publicly disassociate from a poultry advertisement, saying it has been declared misleading by the Advertisement Standards Council of India or ASCI. The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said in a statement that the Centre for Science and Environment welcomes the recent decision of ASCI to declare the advertisement featuring Sania Mirza "misleading"
According to sources Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Russia's Black Sea coastal city Sochi on Monday for an informal summit with President Vladimir Putin that will focus on pressing global and regional issues, including impact of the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal. Meanwhile the official sources said the aim of the informal summit is to use the friendship and trust between the two countries to create convergence on key global and regional issues.
It is a shocking allegations made by Ramana Dikshitulu the Former Chief Priest at Tirupathi Tirumala Devasthanams on ruling AP Government and TTDs Governance blaming them responsible for Unholy Prasadam (Offerings) to Lord Venkateswara, and Precious Ornaments missing from the Lords abode
Police have arrested a criminal who had killed a servant girl as she had demanded her salary to be paid. Manjith, a resident of Jharkhand, along with his friends had been involved in the practice of luring young girls, promising them jobs and good salary, and taking them to Delhi.
Kozhikode and Malappuram districts of Kerala is having a panic over the spread of a deadly virus termed as 'Nipah Virus'. The death toll has increased to 16 and a state-wide panic has been spread across the state.
A Dalit man was beaten to death as per the orders of a factory owner. A Video clip of the incident shows a Dalit man, Mukesh Vaniya was tired in ropes and beaten ruthlessly by 2 goons as he keeps on shouting in pain.
Presently opposition heavyweights such as Chandrababu Naidu, Mamata Banerjee, Akhilesh Yadav, KCR, Mayawati, Tejashwi Yadav, Sonia, Rahul Gandhi and several other opposition leaders across the nation are going to grace the swearing-in ceremony of Kumaraswamy on Wednesday (May 23rd) at Bengaluru. Meanwhile this is expected to be a crucial meet which is likely to set the agenda
In a recent unanticipated attack by the Maoists in Chattisgarh, 6 defense force officers who were involved in regular rounds were killed. Additional defense teams have been posted to the location where the Maoist attack took place. As a usual practice, the defense personnel were involved in regular rounds around Sholnar village, in Dhandavatta district of Chattisgarh.
New Delhi sources have stated that a proposal from the railways is approved, October 2 will not only be celebrated as Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas, but also as 'Vegetarian Day' as a mark of respect to Mahatma Gandhi, India's most-famous ambassador for vegetarianism.
New Delhi sources reported that petrol price yesterday touched a record high of Rs 76.24 per litre and diesel climbed to its highest ever level of Rs 67.57 as the oil PSUs passed on four weeks of relentless rise in international oil prices to consumers. Accordingly the Petrol price was increased by 33 paisa a litre in Delhi the highest since the daily price revision came into force in mid-June 2017, and diesel by 26 paisa.
As per report the monsoon rains are set to arrive in India, with Kerala receiving the first showers on May 29. Meanwhile the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said India is set to get a normal monsoon this year, with average rainfall likely to be 97% essential for the economy. Meanwhile this year’s prediction for a normal monsoon by the IMD is the third in succession in the last three years and however, rains had ended below normal last year.
Leh sources reported that Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday kick started work for Zojila tunnel, Asia's longest and strategic bi-directional tunnel, to provide all-weather connectivity between Srinagar, Kargil and Leh. Accordingly the Prime Minister who is on a day's visit to all the three regions Leh, Kashmir and Jammu of Jammu and Kashmir also attended the closing ceremony of the 100th birth anniversary celebrations of the 19th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche (Buddhist spiritual guru).
Yeddyurappa resigned his Chief Minister Post after Supreme Court truncated the 15-day window to a single day and now The Governor will call the Congress and JD(s) alliance to form the Government in the state. BS Yeddyurappa who gave an emotional speech before walking out is trolled on the social media.
With the Karnataka Assembly Getting Ready to witness the floor test for the BJP government led by BS Yeddyurappa to prove its majority, the whole political fraternity is filled with excitement and chaos. It was said that Yeddyurappa will be resigning ahead of the trust vote, as BJP did not have required number of MLAs to support.
Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa who was confident of proving his majority has made an emotional speech and resigned. BJP's Yeddyurappa failed to hit the majority mark with 104 seats. He made an emotional speech and said, "I want to serve the people of the state and save the farmers.
New Delhi sources stated that even nearly three months after the sudden demise of actress Sridevi at a hotel room in Dubai, speculation surrounding her death refuses to die down. Meanwhile doubts are being raised on the manner in which she died. Earlier on February 24, Sridevi was found lying motionless in a bathtub. Although initial reports suggested that the veteran Bollywood actress died of heart attack, the post mortem mentioned it as accidental drowning.
Kangana Ranaut who attended the Cannes Film Festival was lashed out on the Social media. Salman Khan earlier got criticism when he said he felt like a 'Raped Woman' during his training time in 'Sultan' has now returned to Kangana.