Home | National
 Scorpene data leak unintentional, navy will address all concerns: Parrikar
171 Views, 27-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday sought to downplay media reports about secret documents of Scorpene submarines being made public illegally and said that the leak was “unintentional” and the navy is prepared to address “all our concerns”.   Parrikar said tha...Read more

BSF to deploy five additional battalions at Attari border: DG
203 Views, 16-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The Border Security Force (BSF) will soon be deploying additional five battalions at the Attari-Wagha border. Informing this to reporters after the high-voltage Beating Retreat function here, BSF Director General (DG) K.K. Sharma said, "In the past few days, BSF has shot dead eight smugglers...Read more

 Robbers decamp with Rs 5.78 cr belonging to RBI from moving train in TN
142 Views, 10-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

In what appears to be a plot from a Hollywood flick, unidentified robbers managed to sneak into a coach in a running train in Tamil Nadu in which currencies worth Rs 342 crore was being transported to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).    The incident happened on late August 8 when the tra...Read more

’Fukrey’ actor Ali Fazal signed as lead opposite Judi Dench
127 Views, 06-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Actor Ali Fazal has been roped in as the male lead opposite Academy Award winning-actor Judi Dench in Hollywood film titled Victoria And Abdul. Ali, who featured in Furious 7, takes the role of Abdul Karim, the young servant from India who became an unlikely confidant and teacher to Queen Victori...Read more

Eight killed in Bhiwandi building collapse
206 Views, 31-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

: At least eight people were killed and scores others injured when a two-storey building collapsed in Thane district’s Bhiwandi town. Thane Police confirmed eight people have been killed and that 22 others have been rescued. Efforts are underway to save other trapped victims, police said. Th...Read more

Eminent writer Mahasweta Devi passes away
70 Views, 28-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Eminent writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi died at a nursing home at Kolkata Thursday. She was 90. "She passed away at 3.16 pm following a cardiac arrest and multi-organ failure," the nursingh home confirmed. The Ramon Magsaysay winner is survived by her daughter-in-law and gran...Read more

Black buck poaching: Salman Khan acquitted by Rajasthan High Court
234 Views, 25-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Bollywood superstar Salman Khna has been acquitted by the Rajasthan High Court in two cases of poaching of the Black Buck antelope.  Salman Khan has been accused of shooting the protected antelopes in 1998. The Bollywood superstar was acquitted today with the Rajasthan High Court over-turnin...Read more

Vacate PoK, India tells Pak
76 Views, 21-07-2016, Courtsey News Live

: India Thursday lashed out at Pakistan for "inciting and supporting" terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir and instead asked it to vacate its illegal occupation of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) In a sharp reaction over anti-India rallies being held in Pakistan and other statements emanating f...Read more