Madhya Pradesh

Reliance Power Q1 net profit up at Rs 237 cr

Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Reliance Power (RPower) on Saturday posted a 3 per cent rise in its net profit at Rs 237 crore for the first quarter ended …

Uttar Pradesh

Noida: 4-yr-old dead in basement construction mishap

Police said that one of the workers, who has sustained serious injuries, has been admitted to AIIMS, while the other two injured men have been …

Central India

Digvijay Singh's Brother Says No-confidence Motion Futile, Cautions Rahul Gandhi Against Internal Rift

In April this year, Laxman Singh had embarrassed the Congress by ridiculing the decision of the state unit to appoint of five executive presidents …

India

Athletics: Pole vaulter Rakesh Gond sets new youth national record

Gond, 18, cleared a height of 4.90m and erased the old meet record of 4.72m set by Dhirendra Kumar in the 2016 edition.<p>Rakesh Gond was the star …

Uttar Pradesh

Depression in Bay to cross coast by evening; rains pound Odisha

As was forecast, the well-marked low-pressure area over North-West Bay of Bengal and adjoining Bengal and Odisha has intensified into a depression, …

India

Looking Past The Hug-And-Wink Theatrics – The Discrediting Of The Stillborn Mahagathbandhan

Snapshot<p>The commentary on the no-confidence motion missed three points on a single theme – the alliance math for the 2019 Lok Sabha election.<p>The …

India

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana: Govt to set new guidelines for crop insurance scheme

January 31, 2019 has been fixed as the deadline for settlement of claims from Kharif in 2017, said the official who was participating in a seminar on …

India News

Madhya Pradesh: Minor girl allegedly commits suicide after gang-rape

A case has been registered and all the three accused have been arrested by the police. Further investigation is underway in the matter.

India

19-Yr-Old Gets Death Penalty for Raping 7-Month-Old in Rajasthan

A 19-year-old man was ordered to be hanged by an SC/ST court in Jaipur on Saturday, 21 July, on the account of raping a seven-month-old girl in …

India

7th pay commission: Pay hike announcement on August 15?

Many reports in media at present are doing the rounds that Prime Minister Narendrs Modi might announce the pay hike beyond recommendations of the …

India

Digvijay Singh Condemns Shivraj’s ‘Anti-National’ Jibe at Him, Will ‘Present Himself’ to Police

“If any evidence proves me to be a traitor, lodge a case against me and hand me proper punishment,” Singh dared Chouhan in an open letter on Saturday.<p>…

India

Indian Army Recruitment 2018: 14 Short Service Commission Posts, Apply before August 16

Interested candidates must apply for the post on or before August 16.<p>Indian Army Recruitment 2018 application process to fill 14 vacancies for the …

Indian Army

What's your excuse? Rag picker's son from MP cracks AIIMs and NEET in first attempt

20-year-old Asharam Choudhary crcaked AIIMS MBBS exam in first attempt. Choudhary cracked the All India Institite of Mediacl sciences (AIIMS) MBBS …

India News

Dainik Bhaskar Group Editor Kalpesh Yagnik ‘suicide’: Police book former employee

Five days before his death, the group editor had handed over a letter to a senior police officer in Indore, saying a former employee — Saloni Arora — …

Central India

Golconda Fort Light and Sound show adding to degradation of heritage monument

Express News Service<p>HYDERABAD: Apart from being lacklustre and appalling, the Light and Sound show at Golconda Fort could also possibly be …

India News

Noida buildings collapse: Contractors skip town, workers left with no money or food

The contractor is nowhere to be found. Dependent on him for food, the family said their initial stock of supplies such as flour, rice, dal and …

Central India

These rural projects want urban India to sit up and take note

We collect a lot of jamun (black plum) and give them to our parents to sell.It’s a lot of fun climbing the trees and shaking the fruits down,” says a …

India News

Can WhatsApp Admins be Jailed For Fake & Hate Messages?

After the government’s notice to WhatsApp to take immediate steps to contain fake news and misuse of its platform, several messages are making rounds …

Fake News

Chhattisgarh’s first finance minister Ramchandra Singh Deo dies at 88

When Deo retired from electoral politics in 2008, he is famously known to have blamed his inability to participate in a politics where the ability to …

India News

Woman Charged For Abetting Suicide Of Veteran Journalist Kalpesh Yagnik

The woman, was miffed with Mr Yagnik (55) after being sacked from the newspaper and had allegedly threatened to implicate him in false cases if she …

Crime

Mahindra, Azure Power, Hero propose to set up 100 Mw solar plants in Odisha

After a slow start, Odisha is seeing traction from private players in solar power.<p>Mahindra Susten, Azure Power and Hero Future Energies have proposed …

Renewable Energy

Promise of 1 Lakh Jobs: Why Shivraj’s Plan Isn’t Convincing

Twenty-nine-year-old Aastha (name changed) is still in a state of shock as she recalls the day when the police arrested her, along with three other …

India

Fake Science, Part III: Energy cure, God university get prime space for money

The Indian Express accessed over 90 articles published by Trivedi and found similar claims in all. He also claims to have developed “Trivedi Water”, …

Nobel Prize

Rahul Gandhi's 'hugplomacy' approach to countering BJP will neither win votes nor opponents' hearts

Rahul Gandhi’s speech in Parliament on Friday shows he is trying to make a personal journey from ‘Pappu’ to ‘Munnabhai.’ In an age where the original …

India

A Winking Speech by Rahul Gandhi!

Rahul Gandhi did not refrain from scoring political points, even on the India-China, Doklam dispute, where the whole world praised Modi government’s …

India

No-Confidence Motion | This senior Congress leader is going to skip casting vote in the Lok Sabha as he has 'other priorities’

Hack:<p>One of the longest serving and senior most members of Lok Sabha, Kamal Nath on Friday said that he is not going to be there in the Lok …

India News

SC collegium bows to Modi govt, withdraws justice Bose’s name for Delhi HC chief justice

<b>Instead wants to Centre to appoint him as Jharkhand CJ; collegium reiterates justice Joseph’s elevation</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> Buckling under pressure from the …

India

Fake Mark Sheet, Degree Gang Busted In Uttar Pradesh's Meerut

A police officer said the gang used to provide fake mark sheets, diplomas and other degrees for students for varsities spread over Uttar Pradesh, …

India

Nagpur Foodgrain Prices Open- JUL 20, 2018

© Reuters. Nagpur Foodgrain Prices Open- JUL 20, 2018<p>Nagpur Foodgrain Prices – APMC/Open Market-July 20, 2018 Nagpur, July 20 (Reuters) – Gram and …

Oxfordshire

Madhya Pradesh: Woman burnt alive by father for choosing to marry outside caste

Initial inquiry revealed that the family members opposed her decision to marry a man who belonged to another caste.

India