The New Indian Express - Nation - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:27:18 +0530 Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:12:31 +0530 Nation Heritage sites to be friendly to disabled India’s most visited monuments are still not fully accessible for people with disabilities. So do hundreds of other monuments, which are top revenue earners, lack basic facilities for visitors. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:10:53 +0530 Modi: Unity and love key to addressing Kashmir unrest Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out at elements 'instigating the youth to create unrest' in the Kashmir Valley while talking about unity and love being key to bringing back peace in the state.  Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:09:24 +0530 What a shame! How callous have we become? The haunting image of a tribal man with the lifeless body of his wife on shoulder and an inconsolable daughter in tow has brought back the dark memories of Kalahandi that once epitomised Odisha’s impoverishment and collective callousness. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:05:41 +0530 Women's panel hearings underway in poll-bound UP's BJP strongholds Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:00:38 +0530 No cars for Gadkari's green fleet for babus Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:57:42 +0530 Navy caught between devil and deep sea after data leak Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:47:47 +0530 Entry of visitors to Taj Mahal could be restricted Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:46:58 +0530 Penalised and penniless, hooch villages groan Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:46:43 +0530 Jain temple in Ujjain restrains entry of girls wearing jeans, skirts Trust members decided that girls aged eight years and above should be asked not to wear western outfits . Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:07:02 +0530 Haryana minister Vij kicks up row by donating Rs 50 lakh to Dera Sacha Sauda The religious sect had extended support to BJP in the assembly polls, for promoting rural games. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:00:36 +0530 Porn clip on bill board: Cops book technician of ad firm The technician Nitesh Shelar of the publicity firm was booked under section 67 of the IT Act. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:47:02 +0530 If Kashmir issue is not resolved under Modi, it will never be resolved: Mehbooba Mehbooba said the approach adopted by former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the only way to resolve the Kashmir dispute. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:40:43 +0530 Rajnath may lead all-party team to Kashmir on Sep 3 As unrest entered 51st consecutive day today, Rajnath reviewed the situation with top BJP and government functionaries. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:36:16 +0530 PM assures Sonowal of all central assistance for floods The chief minister, who met Modi, informed him about a series of steps that the state government has taken. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:53:17 +0530 Scorpene leak: Data includes details on missile likely to be used on the submarine Leaked documents include details of the capabilities of the SM.39 anti-ship missile expected to be used on the submarine Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:28:19 +0530 One killed, 13 injured in mob-police clash in Bengal The trouble erupted after villagers of Jhikra - agitated over lack of electricity for the past few days. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:27:25 +0530 Minor raped several times by schoolmate, friends in Delhi The 16-year-old schoolmate and his friends also allegedly filmed the act and used it to blackmail her. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:55:35 +0530 Parrikar leaves for US, logistics deal on anvil The two sides are expected to discuss the logistics sharing agreement during the visit. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:42:22 +0530 FIR against Gujarat BJP MLA for creating ruckus FIR filed against BJP legislator Kumar Kanani for allegedly creating ruckus during the party-organised 'Tiranga Yatra'. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:33:58 +0530 Punjab deputy CM Sukhbir writes to Rajnath seeking probe into AAP funding Sukhbir requested to launch an immediate investigation into the "huge amount of money" being received by AAP. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:10:39 +0530 Mother Teresa's canonisation portends more conversions: VHP VHP said that Narendra Modi should have considered before deciding to send a delegation to the Vatican. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:52:07 +0530 Centre to announce package for displaced people of POK J&K government has already identified 36,348 families for distribution of the package. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:10:15 +0530 Trupti Desai offers prayers at Haji Ali Dargah Two days after Bombay High Court verdict, Bhumata Brigade activist Trupti Desai today visited the shrine. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:01:48 +0530 Mayawati takes fight to Mulayam's turf; slams SP, BJP She claimed government could start a war with Pakistan just to divert attention from their failures ahead of UP polls Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:49:00 +0530 Be on side of people, join their just struggle: Hurriyat to CM Hurriyat was reacting to PDP chief spokesman appeal to Geelani to treat Mehbooba as his daughter and help restore peace. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:18:17 +0530 Talks with whosoever is ready to reject violence: Mehbooba Mufti Mufti said the "bunch of people" provoking youth to "gherao and attack" security camps should stop abetting violence. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:13:05 +0530 PM's fresh bid on Kashmir: Talks of 'Ekta' and 'Mamata' They basic mantras for addressing Kashmir problem even as he slammed those pushing children to violence, he said. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:53:32 +0530 60 children taken ill after mid-day meal at school in Chhattisgarh At least 60 students of a government primary school were taken ill allegedly after consuming food under mid-day meal programme Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:30:54 +0530 Woman injured in crude bomb blast in Bihar; four more bombs recovered The woman was injured when she had gone to the area to cut grass in a mango orchard, Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:15:34 +0530 Discussed Kashmir situation with Sri Sri: Burhan Wani's father The father of slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, discussed the situation in the Valley with the spiritual guru. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:24:10 +0530 Robert Vadra and BJP MLA Ganesh Joshi argue over Shaktiman's death in Dehradun airport Speaking to ANI here, Vadra said that when he gave a piece of his mind to Joshi over the death of the animal, he was verbally abused by the BJP MLA. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:57:35 +0530 PM Modi's Kashmir outreach continues, says unity and love are basic mantras to address problem He emphasised that if any life is lost in Kashmir, whether of any youth or any securityman, "that loss is ours, of our own country". Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:38:07 +0530 60 unqualified doctors booked for treating patients in UP At least sixty unqualified doctors have been booked in Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh for treating patients out in the open and in unhygienic spaces. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:45:53 +0530 ISRO's on course, successfully test fires air-breathing scramjet engines India on Sunday morning successfully tested its own scramjet or the air breathing engine with the launch of a big sounding rocket, said a senior official of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:51:42 +0530 PoK diaspora to get red carpet for Pravasi Divas Tension in Kashmir refuses to die down, Modi is ratcheting up Balochistan issue to rattle Pakistan. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:45:28 +0530 5 months on, prohibition leaves Bihar in paroxysms Fortwin, a surgical anesthetic, is the State’s new drug of choice, costing as little as Rs 7 a shot; doctors fear addicts as young as ten are taking 15-20 injections a day Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:40:42 +0530 Gupta does U-turn after friends' prod Gupta said he wanted to withdraw the earlier application as he was advised by public servants and retired officers to follow the legal procedure. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:39:19 +0530 Order reserved on jurisdiction in hearing Aircel-Maxis case Special Judge O P Saini reserved order in both the cases filed by the ED and the CBI. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:36:41 +0530 National Herald case: Delhi court issues notice to Sonia and Rahul Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:34:59 +0530 Unlike UPA, Modi will solve Kashmir issue: Mehbooba J&K CM meets PM; blames Pakistan for unrest; asks for a chance to fix the Kashmir problem which has claimed 71 lives. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:32:17 +0530 Insecure Arvind Kejriwal drives Navjot Sidhu laughing into Congress arms With AAP dithering over the induction of Sidhu into its fold in Punjab, he has knocked on the doors of the Congress. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:29:48 +0530 Unable to repay loan, man pledges newborn with money-lender The money-lender took the infant to the Child Welfare Committee which directed a children's home to take care of it. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:41:40 +0530 PM asks BJP CMs to go into mission mode to implement Centre's schemes Modi spoke about the different schemes being initiated by his government which needs to be followed and gaps addressed. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:32:32 +0530 India pivotal power, can tilt Asia the way it wants: Akbar India's role is very important in stopping this wave of terrorism, which will be in the interest of the world, he said. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:50:23 +0530 Flood fury continues in Bihar, death toll hits 153 Twelve more panchayat areas were inundated in Bihar affecting a total population of 34.69 lakh in 12 districts. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:10:20 +0530 PDP seeks Geelani's help as death toll in Kashmir rises to 71 Government foils separatists march to Army HQ in Srinagar; shutdown continues for 50th day; Policeman killed in attack. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:59:00 +0530 After 16-years of seclusion, Irom Sharmila leaves JNIMS hospital According to her supporters, Sharmila will spend a few days at an ISKON-run ashram located on the outskirts of Imphal. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:19:40 +0530 Mulayam Singh justifies shooting of 16 kar sevaks in Ayodhya The firing on the sevaks took place when the Ram temple movement, spearheaded by Vishwa Hindu Parishad, was at its peak. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:05:48 +0530 After Odisha man's ordeal, man and daughter thrown out of bus in MP after wife died After Ram Singh’s wife died on her way to the hospital, the bus conductor forced him to move out of the bus in the middle of a forest. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:58:32 +0530 Delhi CM Kejriwal and Sisodia appear before court in defamation case Kejriwal and Sisodia appeared before Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Sharma and cross-examined Amit Sibal. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:39:45 +0530 Joining hands with Kalyan Singh was big mistake: Mulayam Singh Yadav Kalyan Singh was the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh when a mob razed the Babri Masjid at Ayodhya in December 1992. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:37:41 +0530 Whistleblower to hand over leaked Scorpene data to Australian government The report by Cameron Stewart also said that the authorities in Australia are aware who the whistleblower is. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:25:15 +0530 J-K CM Mehbooba appeals to separatist Geelani to give her a chance “Geelani Sahab must think of Mehbooba as his daughter, who also happens to be the first Kashmiri Muslim woman to lead J&K,” he said. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:03:41 +0530 Chhotepur rejects panel, dares AAP to make video public A day after he was removed as Punjab convenor of AAP, Sucha Singh Chhotepur today rejected the panel set up by the party to probe allegations against him and dared the leadership to make public the video in which he was shown accepting money from a ticket aspirant. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:00:27 +0530 Pakistan further needles India, dispatches 22 special envoys on Kashmir issue Further needling India on the Kashmir issue, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today nominated 22 parliamentarians as special envoys to be despatched to world capitals to highlight the problem. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:48:45 +0530 Two die in stampede as fire breaks out in Murshidabad hospital Two persons were killed and some others injured in a stampede after a fire broke out in the Murshidabad Medical College Hospital today, triggering panic among patients and their relatives. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:09:45 +0530 Pakistan fomenting trouble, but Modi will solve Kashmir: Mehbooba The violence has caused a "deep pain" to the Prime Minister, the CM told reporters outside Modi's residence. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:45:36 +0530 Was Pakistan not hell when PM Modi went there? asks Digvijay Parrikar should have likened Pakistan to hell when Prime Minister Narendra Modi went there, Congress leader Digvijay Singh said on Saturday. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:40:17 +0530 Court notice to Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi on Subramanian Swamy's plea Swamy has sought the balance sheet of 2010-2011 of the Congress party and other documents relating to the company, Associated Journals Ltd (AJL) in the case. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:38:14 +0530 AIMIM chief Owaisi puts onus on BJP-PDP Government to restore normalcy in Valley Meanwhile, the situation in the Valley continued to be grim as a police constable was shot dead by terrorists in Pulwama District today. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:34:51 +0530 Pakistani spy operated two Facebook accounts to obtain strategic info The spy, also known as Nand Lal Garg, revealed during interrogation that he used the two accounts to communicate with his sources in the border areas. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:19:29 +0530 Coal scam: Ex-Coal Secy HC Gupta withdraws plea to face trial from jail On August 16, while moving his application, Gupta had said he did not wish to examine any witness in his defence in the case and intended to face the trial from inside the jail. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:37:51 +0530 Kashmir unrest: Valley continues to seethe for 50th day, shutdown cripples normalcy A CRPF spokesperson told the media here that the security forces were “supposed to chase (protesters) when there is a stone-pelting mob”. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:26:49 +0530 Named after Bachchan's Sholay character, tiger 'Jai' goes missing; Fadnavis orders CID probe Jai was named after actor Amitabh Bachchan’s famous character in the hit 1975 Hindi movie, Sholay. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:13:33 +0530 PM, Shah to address CMs of BJP-ruled states The meeting will address them on the agenda of good governance and pro-poor measures got underway here today. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:42:36 +0530 RSS distributed sweets on the day Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated: Congress Congress asserted that it was a known fact that the RSS was against the Mahatma’s ideology of peace and harmony. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:00:46 +0530 7 killed in Uttar Pradesh road accident Seven persons were killed and two others seriously injured on Saturday in Uttar Pradesh's Ambedkarnagar district when their vehicle was hit head on by a tractor. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:57:10 +0530 Mehbooba meets Modi, blames Pakistan for Kashmir unrest Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti blamed Pakistan for instigating unrest in Jammu and Kashmir. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:55:22 +0530 PDP, Centre not on same page, meet between Mehbooba and PM critical: Defence expert Khajuria said the expected meeting between Modi and Mehbooba Mufti has to be seen as critical. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:45:16 +0530 ISRO gears up to test scramjet engine on Sunday The launch of RH-560 sounding rocket to test the scramjet (air breathing) engine is slated for 6 a.m. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:37:37 +0530 Three low-intensity quakes hit Himachal The maximum impact of the quake was seen in Ani and Nirmand areas of Kullu district, besides Rampur in Shimla district. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:34:47 +0530 One policeman killed in militant open fire in Pulwama Separatists guerillas on Saturday killed a local policeman in Pulwama district in South Kashmir. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:39:51 +0530