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Aamir comes out in support of ’Dangal’ actress Zaira Wasim
96 Views, 17-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Bollywood star Aamir Khan on Tuesday described "Dangal" co-star Zaira Wasim -- who came under attack after meeting Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti -- as a "role model", even as "I am with Zaira" continued to be one of the top trending hashtags on the s...Read more

Chill grips North India, mercury continues to dip
92 Views, 14-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Nine deaths were reported from Uttar Pradesh as a severe cold wave gripped northern India on Saturday with Himachal Pradesh’s Keylong and Jammu and Kashmir’s Kargil registering minus 13.9 and minus 15.6 degrees celsius, respectively, while the national capital recorded its lowest tempe...Read more

Now, CRPF jawan posts video seeking pay parity with Army
151 Views, 12-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: After the videos of BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav on quality of food served went viral on social media, a CRPF constable posted a clip, wherein he demands “parity” for paramilitary personnel in pay and other benefits with Army men. The CRPF said on Thursday it had taken “cognisanc...Read more

Shoe hurled at Punjab CM Badal
87 Views, 11-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: A shoe was today hurled at Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal by a relative of a radical Sikh leader during an election campaign at Ratta Khera village here. 40-year-old Gurbachan Singh allegedly hurled the shoe towards Badal, which first hit security personnel and then touched 89-year-old...Read more

Tax evasion suspected in Rs 3-4 lakh crore deposits post demonetisation
151 Views, 10-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: As it analyses bank deposits post- demonetisation, the government has found that an estimated Rs 3-4 lakh crore of tax-evaded income could have been deposited during 50-day window provided to get rid of junked Rs 500/1000 notes.  A senior official said Income Tax Department has been asked to...Read more

Issue ordinance for conduct of jallikattu: O Panneerselvam to Centre
134 Views, 09-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Monday urged the central government to promulgate an ordinance enabling the conduct of jallikattu or bull taming sport during the ensuing Pongal festival. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, text of which was released to the media here, Panne...Read more

Kiran Bedi to quit as Lt Governor of Puducheery
52 Views, 08-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Amid brewing differences with the Congress-led government, Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi has announced that she would demit office in May next year on completion of two years. "I will demit office on May 29, 2018, when I complete two years in Puducherry," Bedi told ANI. The...Read more

Mamata seeks Modi’s ouster, ’national govt’ under Advani
146 Views, 06-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Locked in a bitter feud with the Centre over demonetisation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today sought resignation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and mooted a "national government" headed by BJP veteran L K Advani, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley or Home Minister Rajnath Sin...Read more