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Medha Patkar released from Madhya Pradesh jail

Medha Patkar released from Madhya Pradesh jail

Arrested on August 9, Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar was released from the district jail on Thursday after granted bail by the High Court. Soon after her release, Pakar alleged that Narendra Modi government was doing “injustice” to the Narmada dam oustees in Madhya Pradesh with an eye[Read More…]

Railways gets Rs 500 cr from Nirbhaya fund to install CCTVs

The Indian Railways has been allotted a portion of the Nirbhaya fund to implement a continuing scheme to install CCTV surveillance systems at railway stations, ladies special trains and women compartments in suburban trains. The state owned transporter was unable to implement the composite security plan that incorporates the job[Read More…]

5 alternatives to Yamaha FZ25 you should consider

The FZ25’S killer pricing might make it seem like a no-brainer, but here are 5 other bikes you can also consider before putting your money on the table. Rs 1.30 lakh for a 250cc bike! Yes, that’s what the new fz25 costs, making it the most affordable 250cc bike you[Read More…]

Vijay Mallya offers to repay 100% public money back

Begged for help and not for loans, says Vijay Mallya

Liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya on Saturday said that he sought help related to policy change and not loans. He said “KFA being the largest domestic airline was the worst hit. Government bailed out Air India, but did not bail out KFA. So much for favours.” And KFA being the largest[Read More…]

Honda City Facelift likely to launch in Feb 2017

Honda’s most popular nameplate in India, the Honda City, is set for a revival. While it may just be a cosmetic update, it’s nonetheless important for Honda since the City anchors the company’s India sales and is one of the top selling cars in the C-segment. To re-register its grip[Read More…]

1 dead, 4 injured as 5.7 magnitude earthquake hits northeast

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the richter scale hits Tripura on Tuesday triggering landslides and leaving a woman dead and four others injured. Landslides occurred in a number of places on the remote Chhamanu-Gobindabari Road of Dhalai district. Azerunnesa (30) of the town was injured when a brick fell from[Read More…]

NSG draft rule favors India not Pakistan, says US group

A draft proposal for accepting new members into the Nuclear Suppliers Group paves the way for India’s entry but leaves Pakistan out, says a US-based arms control organisation. The Arms Control Association (ACA), Washington, also warns that relaxing membership rules will undermine non-proliferation. Last week, the US media reported that[Read More…]

If you have the guts arrest me: Mamata dares Modi govt

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday dared the Centre to arrest her and warned it against “touching” state government officers. “You don’t have to touch anybody. You arrest me. I challenge you, if you have the guts you arrest all of us, nothing will deter us from raising[Read More…]

Rahul Gandhi is a ‘non-serious’ political leader: BJP

Reacting to corruption charges levelled by Rahul Gandhi against Prime Minister Modi on Wednesday, BJP hits back saying he (Rahul) is a ‘non-serious’  political leader. Addressing a rally in Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi alleged that Prime Minister had received huge funds form Sahara Group during his stint as Gujarat Chief Minister.[Read More…]

Tripura MLA runs away with Speaker’s mace

An opposition TMC legislator ran away with the Speaker’s mace to draw his attention. On the last day of the winter session on Monday, Congress MLA Sudip Roy Barman and other members of the opposition raised the issues of an alleged sex scandal involving state forest minister Naresh Jamatia as[Read More…]

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