In a marked departure from his stance earlier, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today launched a direct attack on the Congress, while releasing the party's vision document in Lucknow, a week ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. At a press conference after releasing the party manifesto, he toed the same line as his alliance partner and BSP chief Mayawati and alleged that both the Congress and the BJP are equally guilty of bringing anti-poor policies.
In a clear message to those involved in “anti-national activities”, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday withdrew the security cover of 919 “undeserving” persons in Jammu and Kashmir, including 22 separatist leaders, in order to curb the inappropriate use of police resources.
The Supreme Court agreed to hear on April 10 RJD supremo and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav’s plea seeking bail in fodder scam cases. The top court asked CBI to file reply by April 9.
Starring John Abraham in the lead role, spy thriller Romeo Akbar Walter (RAW) has hit theaters. Written and directed by Robbie Grewal, the film also stars Mouni Roy, Sikandar Kher and Jackie Shroff in significant roles.
In a decision that has been described as “draconian” by mainstream parties in the Valley, the J&K government has banned civilian traffic from dawn to dusk for two days every week until May 31 on the 270-km national highway stretch from Udhampur in Jammu to Baramulla in Kashmir to facilitate the movement of security convoys.
Bihar Board is expected to release the result for class 10th soon. Speculations are that the board will release the result by April 15th but an official confirmation from the board is awaited. Bihar Board PRO had told NDTV that the board has not fixed the 10th result declaration date yet. The result, however, shall be released soon. The board will sure not want to repeat the last scenario when the speculations about board results had loomed from April till June when the 10th result was finally released on June 26.
The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes rebounded after two days of declines closing firmer for a seventh consecutive week, as positive global cues added to investor risk appetite a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) slashed a key lending rate. The Sensex rose as much as 274 points and the NSE Nifty 50 index climbed as much as 92 points. For most part of the day, the benchmarks traded in a rangebound fashion with a positive bias and most of the gains came in the last 30 minutes of trade. Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services contributed over 84 points towards today's gain in the Sensex.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today raised the charge-sheet in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case that was filed before a Delhi court on Thursday and said it names "AP" as Ahmed Patel and "FAM" as family.
Every meal that we consume in a day has its own role to play. Just like a healthy and filling breakfast gives a much-needed kick-start to the body's metabolism, a light and nutritious dinner ensures that your digestive health is in check. If you are eating heavy and greasy dinner meals like parathas, chicken curries etc. almost every day, then it is time for you to bring a halt on this dietary pattern as it may cause a toll on your health in the long run. You could instead opt for veggies that are light on the stomach; for instance, a moussaka meal that includes eggplant, zucchini, red bell peppers, sweet potato and cheese could be a great way to introduce light and nutritious meals as part of your dinner schedule.
The leadership styles of Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni and Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin will be in focus when the two teams lock horns for the 18th match of IPL 2019 at the Chepauk on Saturday. Dhoni's ability to stay calm versus Ashwin's out-of-the-box decisions will make for an interesting contest. CSK enjoy an 11-8 advantage over KXIP in the head-to-head record. Both teams currently have six points from four matches and a win on Saturday will propel them to the top of the table. Defending champions CSK suffered their first defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians in their last match after three straight wins, and they would hoping to get back to winning ways as they return to their den. The spin-heavy CSK will now be up against KXIP, which also have quality spinners in their line-up, with Ashwin himself at the forefront, apart from Mujeeb ur Rahman, leggie M Ashwin and mystery bowler CV Varun. The home team's bowlers will be wary of Chris Gayle's power-hitting provided he plays after missing the game against Delhi Capitals on April 1.