INDIA govt will create crores of ‘lakhpatis’, conduct caste census and ‘economic’ survey: Rahul

INDIA govt will create crores of ‘lakhpatis’, conduct caste census and ‘economic’ survey: Rahul

AMRAVATI (MAHARASHTRA): Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday claimed that ten years of Narendra Modi government saw only 22-25 persons becoming billionaires on the back of a Rs 16 lakh crore loan waiver, but if the INDIA alliance comes to power, it will make crores of people “lakhpatis”. Addressing a rally in Maharashtra’s Amravati district, […]

Modi slams Congress over its leader Pitroda’s remarks calling for debate on “inheritance law”

Modi slams Congress over its leader Pitroda’s remarks calling for debate on “inheritance law”

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday slammed the Opposition Congress over its leader Sam Pitroda’s remarks calling for a debate on “inheritance law”, saying the only mantra of the grand old party is to loot people “zindagi ke sath bhi, zindagi ke baad bhi”. “Now Congress says that it will impose Inheritance Tax, […]

President Murmu underlines need to protest forest wealth

NEW DELHI: Destruction of forests is destruction of humanity, President Droupadi Murmu said on Wednesday as she emphasized the need to protect forest wealth by synchronizing modernity and tradition, and advancing the interests of the people whose life is based on forests. ”Human society is making the mistake of forgetting the importance of forests. Forests […]

Ex-Jharkhand CM moves SC, says HC not pronouncing verdict on his plea against arrest

NEW DELHI: Former Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren moved the Supreme Court on Wednesday, claiming that the high court has not yet delivered its judgment on his petition challenging his arrest by the enforcement directorate in a money laundering case. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, representing Soren, submitted that although the verdict was reserved in February […]

RBI bans Kotak Mahindra Bank from on boarding new online customers

NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday directed Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited to cease and desist from on boarding of new customers through its online and mobile banking channels and issuing fresh credit cards. However, the RBI (Reserve Bank of India) said the bank shall continue to provide services to its existing customers, […]

Stock market flattens after morning gains, midcaps, smallcaps shine

NEW DELHI: The benchmark indices flattened after morning gains on Wednesday as the Sensex closed up 0.2 per cent, a gain of 114 points, at 73853 from its intraday high of 74121 while the Nifty finished 0.15 per cent higher at 22402 from its intraday peak of 22476, up nearly 75 points. On the BSE […]

Bangladesh can soon have a mystery spinner, says new spin coach Mushtaq Ahmed

DHAKA: Mushtaq Ahmed, Pakistan’s legendary former spinner and Bangladesh’s newly appointed spin-bowling coach, has joined the national camp at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Mushtaq joined the camp along with the rest of the coaching panel, including head coach Chandika Hathurusingha, who joined the Tigers’ camp following the Eid holidays. According to reports in the […]

Sachin Tendulkar turns 51: A look at Master Blaster’s glorious performances at ICC events

NEW DELHI: After hitting runs all over the ground throughout a two-decade glorious career filled up with many centuries and fifties, legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, widely regarded as the greatest batter after Sir Don Bradman, turned 51 on Wednesday. Tendulkar, known as ‘Master Blaster’ for his ability to blast his way through any bowling […]

‘My 90-Sec Speech Created Panic In Entire Congress, INDIA Bloc’

‘My 90-Sec Speech Created Panic In Entire Congress, INDIA Bloc’

Enemies do not come from across border, no stones pelted in Kashmir now: Modi Tonk (Rajasthan): Amid a debate on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks that “Congress wants to snatch women’s Mangalsutra,” the Prime Minister reiterated on Tuesday that he had put the truth before the country that Congress is hatching a deep conspiracy to […]

Govt used majority to nullify Art 370: Amit Shah

Govt used majority to nullify Art 370: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said the BJP used its majority in Parliament to nullify Article 370, ban instant triple talaq and bring a new citizenship law, and asserted the Modi government will never change the Constitution. Addressing an election rally in Akola in eastern Maharashtra in support of BJP candidate […]