3 killed, 20 injured injured in grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar

Newsroom24x7 network Amritsar: Three persons were killed and 20 injured in a grenade attack on a religious congregation inside the Nirankari Bhavan at Adliwal village near Amritsar’s Rajasansi International Airport on Sunday. The possibility of involvement of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups could not be ruled out, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said asserting… Read More 3 killed, 20 injured injured in grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar

Terror fund linked with banned Kangleipak Communist Party case: NIA seizes Rs. 4800,000

Newsroom24x7 Network Imphal/New Delhi: A team of NIA on 30 August 2018 seized Rs 48,00,000 in cash said to be meant for terror funding from one Ms K Pramodini, an employee of RIMS, Imphal in Manipur. The money seized by NIA was produced by Ms Pramodini in the presence of an independent witnesses. The money… Read More Terror fund linked with banned Kangleipak Communist Party case: NIA seizes Rs. 4800,000

Dal Lake in Srinagar has bacteria that can degrade pesticides

Rayies Altaf Srinagar: The Dal Lake and other wetlands of Kashmir are famous for their natural beauty and play a key environmental role. Now scientists have found that this eco-system also has certain bacteria that have a natural capacity to degrade pesticide residues, may be useful for bioremediation of degrading water bodies. Researchers have reported… Read More Dal Lake in Srinagar has bacteria that can degrade pesticides

Simultaneous raids, arrests in Koregaon-Bhima violence case

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai/Pune: A series of raids today at the residences of Telugu poet Varavara Rao in Hyderabad, civil liberties activist Gautam Navalakha in New Delhi, human rights activists Arun Farreira and Vernon Gonzalves in Mumbai, and trade union activist Sudha Bhardwaj in Faridabad, led to the arrest of four of them for alleged Maoist… Read More Simultaneous raids, arrests in Koregaon-Bhima violence case

Special CBI Court awards death sentence in a 14-year old kidnapping and murder case

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Mohali (Punjab) has today (28 August 2018) awarded Death Sentence to Kushwinder Singh, a resident of Village-Suhavi in a case of kidnapping and murder of four family members. CBI had registered the case on 16 July 2007 on the orders passed by the Punjab and Haryana… Read More Special CBI Court awards death sentence in a 14-year old kidnapping and murder case

Maharashtra DGP gets three months extension

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Director General of Police (DGP), Maharashtra, D.D. Padsalgikar, IPS (MH:1982) has been given extension of service for three months beyond 31 August 2018, the date of superannuation. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the Maharashtra Government’s proposal for extension in service of the State DGP. The extension is… Read More Maharashtra DGP gets three months extension

Supriya urges Centre to review decision to cancel export of sheep & goats to UAE

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party MP from Baramati in Maharashtra Supriya Sule has urged the Central Government to review its decision to cancel export of over 100,000 sheep & goats to UAE. Ms. Sule raised this issue in Lok Sabha on Monday (6 August 2018). Drawing attention towards this matter, she said that… Read More Supriya urges Centre to review decision to cancel export of sheep & goats to UAE

Delhi Police targets drug peddlers supplying heroin in Delhi-NCR

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: From arrests made and FIRs registered by the Delhi Police over the last one month, it is obvious that the Union capital has become a hub for drug peddlers, who are receiving consignment of heroin, from Bareily in Uttar Pradesh, which is close to the Nepal border, and were having links… Read More Delhi Police targets drug peddlers supplying heroin in Delhi-NCR

J&K crisis: Pakistan backed terrorism, stone pelting mobs, ceasefire violations, casualties and state of drift

Lalit Shastri While Indian soldiers are laying down their life and casualties continue to mount in Jammu and Kashmir due to the low intensity war being waged against India by Pakistan, the Home Minister of India, Rajnath Singh has had this to say on the Kashmir crisis: Currently there is tension at India-Pakistan border. Whatever… Read More J&K crisis: Pakistan backed terrorism, stone pelting mobs, ceasefire violations, casualties and state of drift

Maoists hack to death villager in Chattisgarh

Lalit Shastri Sukma (Chattisgarh): Maoists today ( 27 May 2018) hacked to death a 45-year-old villager in his field near Punpalli village under Dornapal police station in Sukma district. According to available information, a group of Maoists, also called the Naxalites, reached the victim, Vanjami Sukda, when he was at his farm along a hill,… Read More Maoists hack to death villager in Chattisgarh

Show of strength by Opposition at Kumaraswamy’s oath taking ceremony

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: The swearing in of HD Kumaraswamy as Chief minister of Karnataka and the formation of the Janata Dal (Secular) – Congress alliance government here on Wednesday turned into a big show of strength by parties opposed to the Bharatiya Janata Party. Present on this occasion were Kumaraswamy’s father and former Prime Minister HD… Read More Show of strength by Opposition at Kumaraswamy’s oath taking ceremony

Karnataka Governor invited Yeddyurappa to form government merely on the basis of “requisite majority” claim

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: There were two letters (dated 15 May 2018 and 16 May 2018) that were addressed by B.S. Yeddyurappa, State BJP President to the Governor of Karnataka. In the letter of 16 May it was claimed by Yeddyurappa that his party was the single largest party and it also had the support… Read More Karnataka Governor invited Yeddyurappa to form government merely on the basis of “requisite majority” claim

Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court orders floor test at 4 pm tomorrow

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda  Bengaluru: Supreme Court has taken unprecedented steps and ordered the floor test in the Assembly at 1600 hrs on Saturday to end the ongoing political uncertainty in Karnataka. A Supreme Court Bench of Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde and Ashok Bhushan today directed that the Protem Speaker will conduct the floor test as… Read More Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court orders floor test at 4 pm tomorrow

Yeddyurappa sworn-in as Karnataka Chief Minister; Supreme Court to hear matter of legality tomorrow

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Karnataka unit president of the BJP, BS Yedyurappa was today sworn in as State Chief Minister, after the Supreme Court of India, at a mid-night hearing, refused to pass an injunction to stay the Governor’s invite to Yeddyurappe for the formation of a BJP Government. During the course of hearing in response… Read More Yeddyurappa sworn-in as Karnataka Chief Minister; Supreme Court to hear matter of legality tomorrow

Karnataka: Governor invites Yeddyurappa to form Government

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala has invited BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa to form the Government and given him 15 days time to prove his majority. BJP has 104 MLAs and needs 7 more MLAs for majority. Yeddyurappa is scheduled to take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister at 9 am on Thursday. It… Read More Karnataka: Governor invites Yeddyurappa to form Government

Karnataka election – the ball is in the Governor’s court

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda  Bengaluru: BJP’s Chief Minister nominee Yedyurappa has met Governor Vajubhayi and requested him to invite him to form the government. Yedyurappa is confident that he would get the invitation from Rajbhavan and would also be given 11days time to prove his majority on the floor of the House. Kumaraswamy, who  has been elected… Read More Karnataka election – the ball is in the Governor’s court

Bridge collapse in Varanasi: 12 crushed to death

Newsroom24x7 Network Varanasi: At least twelve persons have been crushed to death and more than four dozen people have been injured as an under construction bridge collapsed near the Cantonment railway station here this evening. The death toll is expected to rise. Many cars and other vehicles were crushed when a pillar collapsed bringing down a… Read More Bridge collapse in Varanasi: 12 crushed to death