• Naxalism was born and grew under Congress rule: Venkaiah Naidu

    By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:April 25, 2017 10:15 pm Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu. PTI Photo Naxalism was born and grew under the Congress regime, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu said today, questioning the opposition party’s policy towards the Left-wing rebels. He said it was the lack of policy of the Congress to deal with Naxalism that led ...
  • ICC to devise strategy for innovation in women’s cricket

    By: PTI | Dubai | Published:April 25, 2017 10:16 pm The workshop, which ran over two days, considered a vision for the women’s game as well as the opportunities for the sport and the challenges faced by all members. (Source: File, Representational) The ICC’s first ever Women’s Cricket Forum which was held before the CEC meeting, focussed on bringing together ...
  • Boeing near decision to launch 737-10 jet, say sources

    By: Reuters | Paris | Published:April 25, 2017 10:17 pm Boeing is nearing a decision to launch a larger version of its 737 workhorse jet within two months to counter strong sales of the Airbus A321neo, after a breakthrough on the design for one of its parts, industry sources said. The 737 MAX 10 would narrow the gap between the ...
  • AFI selects India contingent for Asian Youth Athletics

    By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: April 25, 2017 10:23 pm The Athletics Federation of India selection committee today picked a 37-member team for the second Asian Youth Athletics Championship to be held in Bangkok from May 20-23. Based on the performances at the recently concluded National Youth Championships in Hyderabad, the AFI committee selected 24 boys and 13 ...
  • Yogendra’s dig at Kejriwal: Few people will cry foul over EVMs after results

    By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:April 25, 2017 10:23 pm Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav. (File Photo) Swaraj India’s Yogendra Yadav today mocked Arvind Kejriwal saying a “few people” will raise a hue and cry alleging “manipulation” of EVMs after the municipal poll results. Yadav made the remarks at the convention of Swaraj India where the fledgling party revealed ...
  • West Bengal: Fire breaks out at factory in North 24 Parganas

    By: ANI | Kolkata | Published:April 25, 2017 10:05 am Fire broke out at a factory in North 24 Parganas in early morning hours on Tuesday. (Source: ANI) A fire broke out at a factory in North 24 Parganas on Tuesday early morning, news agency ANI reported. According to reports, 20 fire tenders have arrived at the spot. More details ...