VHP protests shooting of Shah Rukh Khan’s film “Raees” in Bhuj

Bhuj (Gujarat), Feb 3 (PTI): Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) members today protested against the ongoing shooting of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s film “Raees” in the district, for his earlier remarks on “intolerance”. Around 20-30 VHP activists had yesterday handed over a memorandum to district officers and demanded withdrawal of the permission given for the […]

Pak govt should explain why Kher was denied visa: BJP

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): The Pakistan government should explain on what grounds actor Anupam Kher was denied a visa to travel to that country, BJP today said while noting that India has been “liberal” in granting visas to Pakistani artistes. “Why has Pakistan singled out and discriminated against the noted Bollywood artiste. The Pakistan […]

Indian Hockey Captain accused of rape by former England player

Ludhiana, Feb 3 (PTI): Indian Hockey Captain Sardar Singh has been accused of sexual exploitation by a former Under 19 British hockey player, following which an SIT was formed today to probe the issue. Singh has rubbished the allegations levelled against him by the British hockey player of Indian origin. As per the complaint filed […]

Pak visa issue: Cong takes dig at Kher

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): Taking a dig at Anupam Kher over visa issue, Congress today said if the “poster boy” of “tolerant” India is so keen to go Pakistan, then Prime Minister Narendra Modi can talk to his “friend” Nawaz Sharif to facilitate the visit. “If the #posterboyof “tolerant” India is so keen to […]

Owaisi booked for attack on Cong MLC during GHMC polls clash

Hyderabad, Feb 3 (PTI): MIM chief and Hyderabad Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi has been booked for his alleged involvement in the attack on Congress MLC Shabbir Ali during the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation polls here, police said today. Cases against Owaisi and others were registered late last night under relevant sections of IPC. Ali, […]

Ammunition found dumped in village pond in Pb

Tarn Taran (Pb), Feb 3 (PTI) A cache of ammunition was found dumped in a pond in a village, about 3 km from Indo- Pakistan border here, police said today. Some villagers, who were deepening a village pond in Dhun area with JCB machine, discovered the ammunition there, Inspector Kamaljit Singh of Khalra Police Station […]