The New Indian Express - Nation - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:57:20 +0530 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:56:42 +0530 Nation Flight Lt Barpatte's kin accuse IAF of communication 'failure' Kunal's Pune-based family members are anxiously awaiting a word about the whereabouts of the plane. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:03:44 +0530 AAP MLA charged with threatening woman sent to police custody Complainant Vimla Ahuja alleged that the MLA from Okhla threatened her with rape and murder. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:32:08 +0530 Floods affect over 6 lakh in 14 Assam districts, toll rises to seven Two deaths - one in Lakhimpur and another in Morigaon - due to floods were reported on Saturday. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:19:56 +0530 AN-32 mishap: Government reaches out to missing personnels' families The Indian ocean, however, continued to be rough, thus making the conditions challenging. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:14:38 +0530 Punjab Police arrests AAP lawmaker Naresh Yadav from Delhi Punjab Police sources said that Yadav was arrested from Delhi and was being brought to Punjab. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 21:51:02 +0530 50 Dalit families in MP seek CM's nod for euthanasia District authorities denied receiving any such complaint and said a case in this regard was being being heard in court. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:56:50 +0530 Proclaim India a Hindu state: Shiv Sena Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday demanded that India be proclaimed a 'Hindu Rashtra'. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:27:39 +0530 Sidhu is still in BJP, have no personal grudge against party: Punjab BJP chief Though Sidhu has remained tightlipped, his wife Navjot Kaur said there is no question of his going back on his decision. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:22:11 +0530 Boy found killed after party at author Amit Chaudhuri's house A grievously injured Abesh Dasgupta, a Class 12 student, was found in a pool of blood in the ground floor car park. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:52:57 +0530 Rajnath orders security forces to avoid pellet guns in Kashmir The Home Minister appealed for peace and said the government can talk to anybody to bring normalcy in the Valley. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:36:26 +0530 Dayashankar's wife meets Governor over foul language by BSP workers Swati Singh, wife of the expelled BJP leader, lodged a complaint over foul language allegedly used by BSP workers. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:25:00 +0530 BJP demands action against BSP men for 'abusive' slogans Mayawati today alleged the remarks made by her party leaders were deliberately misconstrued by BJP. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:13:21 +0530 Encouraging youth to take up arms reflects Pakistan's hypocrisy: Mehbooba Mehbooba said everybody take the problem of Jammu and Kashmir seriously only when the situation is bad. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:09:25 +0530 Want emotional relationship with people of Kashmir: Rajnath Rajnath said the neighbouring country should change its attitude and approach towards Kashmir. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:55:43 +0530 GST Bill: Jaitley to meet state finance ministers on Tuesday Jaitley met Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the weekend, and has been earlier meeting Congress party leaders. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:42:31 +0530 Mayawati accuses BJP of preventing Dayashankar Singh's arrest The BSP supremo claimed that the controversy was raked up by BJP ahead of 2017 UP Assembly polls. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:32:26 +0530 Another ISIS suspect arrested in Maharashtra; several explosives seized Several explosives and other instruments were also seized from his possession. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:31:00 +0530 BJP questions Mayawati’s inaction against her men over use of inappropriate language’s-inaction-against-her-men-over-use-of-inappropriate-language/2016/07/24/article3545101.ece BJP on Sunday questioned the BSP supremo as to why had she not done the same against her party members. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:24:59 +0530’s-inaction-against-her-men-over-use-of-inappropriate-language/2016/07/24/article3545101.ece No clue of IAF's missing AN32, satellite imagery sought The Russian-made workhorse made the last radio contact at 0846 hours, 16 minutes after take off, on Friday. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:08:41 +0530 BSF constable stabs colleague, flees with LMG, over 10 magazines A BSF constable today allegedly stabbed a fellow jawan and fled with a Light Machine Gun. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:53:46 +0530 Kashmir needs political solution, former CM Omar Abdullah tells Rajnath On the second and last day of his visit amid unrest in Kashmir, Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level security meeting. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:33:48 +0530 Motorcycle-ambulances help saves lives in Chhattisgarh forests When eight months pregnant Sukmi's water broke she was in a village deep in the jungle where four wheelers cannot reach. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:20:56 +0530 Rajnath Singh chairs high-level meeting in Kashmir A National Conference delegation led by former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah met Rajnath in Srinagar's Nehru Guest House. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:51:45 +0530 'Only elite, not Muslim masses feel alienation in India' Former Union Minister Arif Mohammed Khan has asserted that the alienation, if any, exists only among elite. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:46:10 +0530 With Kashmir Valley in agony, people have lost faith in Modi Government: Congress Ghulam Nabi Azad said it is Centre’s direct responsibility to fix the situation as they are also part of the state govt. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:41:45 +0530 AN-32: IAF lodges missing complaint with TN police Meanwhile, the search operations for the AN-32 aircraft involving multiple agencies continued for the third consecutive day. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:05:29 +0530 Abdul Kalam had drafted 2 contrasting speeches on 2012 President poll decision One of the two letters was for the occasion if Kalam chose to contest and the other if he decided against him. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:47:39 +0530 CBI charges IC405 hijacker 'Harfan Maula' for cheating A dreaded pro-Khalistan terrorist, who had hijacked Srinagar-New Delhi Indian Airlines flight in 1984 and taken it to Lahore, has now been charged by CBI. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:25:44 +0530 13 new armed police battalions to be raised to tackle Naxals Of the 12 battalions, four will be raised in Chhattisgarh, three each in Jharkhand and Odisha and two in Maharashtra. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:23:55 +0530 Policeman injured in attack dies, toll in Kashmir unrest 46 Constable Mudasir Ahmad became the second policeman to die in the violent clashes that erupted in the Valley following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in an encounter on July 8. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:05:16 +0530 China can send replacements for state news agency journalists to India Wu Qiang and Lu Tang, who head Xinhua's bureaus in New Delhi and Mumbai respectively, and She Yonggang, a reporter based in Mumbai, have been asked to leave India by July 31. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:45:43 +0530 Curfew continues in five districts of Kashmir, normal life paralysed in Valley for 16th day Separatist camp has been spearheading an agitation over the civilian killings and have called for a march to Anantnag town tomorrow. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:51:19 +0530 Modi government needs to win hearts of Kashmiri people: Scindia As many as 45 persons have been killed and over 3,400 injured in clashes between protesters and security forces since July 9. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:34:02 +0530 NC seeks sustained dialogue with Pakistan, separatists on Kashmir The party also said it would be a travesty to treat the current unrest in the Valley as a mere law and order problem. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:31:17 +0530 AAP MLA held for threatening woman, party rubbishes charge Police on Sunday arrested Aam Aadmi Party legislator Amanatullah Khan on charges of threatening a woman. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:01:49 +0530 Flood affects over five lakh people across 14 districts in Assam Over 51,000 people from 100 villages are reeling under the fury of flood at Majuli revenue circle in Jorhat district alone. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:57:25 +0530 Jessica Lal case: HC upholds discharge of socialite Bina Ramani in forgery case The Delhi High Court has upheld a sessions court's order discharging socialite Bina Ramani, owner of restro-bar Tamarind Court where model Jessica Lal was shot dead in 1999, in an alleged forgery case. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:46:50 +0530 BJP MLC held for sexually harassing girl in train, suspended from party In a major embarrassment for BJP in Bihar, a party MLC was arrested in Hajipur on the charge of sexually harassment. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:16:11 +0530 Drunk driver acted like 'suicidal human bomb', says a Delhi Court The court, however, modified the jail term by reducing it from five days to two days considering that he was a first time offender and had a two-month-old child. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:09:32 +0530 CBSE to conduct NEET Phase II examination today As per reports, approximately 4.7 lakh have registered to appear for the examination at various centres across the nation. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:38:36 +0530 Athawale seeks CID probe into murder of Navi Mumbai teenager The Rajya Sabha MP was talking to reporters here after meeting the family of the teenage boy who was allegedly beaten to death for having an affair with an upper-caste girl. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 08:35:56 +0530 Congress 'buses' into UP amid Priyanka mystery Sonia and Rahul flag off bus yatra to Kanpur; Gandhis undertake renovation of Nehru’s ancestral Allahabad home Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:16 +0530 Modi sounds warning, urges black money holders to come clean Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:15 +0530 GST Bill to be taken up next week in Rajya Sabha after govt holds hectic parleys with Oppn Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:14 +0530 Ex-Cong MP jumps AAP gun, 'forcibly' opens flyover Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:13 +0530 Government gives in, transfers 4 judges of high courts Amidst tussle between the Centre and the Judiciary, the Ministry of Law and Justice is understood to have accepted the suggestions by the Supreme Court Collegium headed by Chief Justice of India T S Thakur and has transferred four judges to various High Courts. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:10:08 +0530 In a first, India expels three Chinese journos In a decision that could kick off a diplomatic row between India and China, New Delhi has for the first time refused to renew the work visas of three Chinese journalists working in the country and asked them to leave by July 31. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:09:53 +0530 India warns Pakistan against Kashmir-dream Says Islamabad’s attempts to annex J&K will never be a reality even at the end of eternity Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:08:36 +0530 Indian abducted in Kabul rescued, family hails government Judith D’Souza, Indian aid worker abducted in Kabul, reached New Delhi evening after a month and half in captivity. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 07:04:47 +0530 Key IRF man's arrest reveals Zakir Naik link in IS recruitment Maharashtra ATS has unearthed the role of Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation behind the missing of 21 Keralites. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:19:45 +0530 S H Raza's magical strokes of modern Indian art come to a standstill Life has come a full circle. The illustrious journey of prolific painter S H Raza, one of India’s most celebrated modern artists, came to an end on Saturday. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:15:01 +0530 Missing AN-32: Will it be India's MH370 moment? 18 ships, 12 aircraft, a submarine & even satellites have joined the search for the missing IAF with 29 people on board. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:52:05 +0530 Modi to share swachh space with Bapu “Aur ek din, Narendra Modi desh ke Pradhan mantri bane aur Bapu ke swachh Bharat ke sapney ko aage le gaye.....” (And one day, Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister and took forward Mahatma Gandhi’s dream of a swachh Bharat.) Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:34:35 +0530 Maharaja Express: For Rs 4.6 lakh, travel like a king, with a king, on India's most luxurious train IRCTC is inviting royals to travel with tourists on India's luxury train this October. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:29:31 +0530 Lord Mountbatten's pilot was a gold smuggler No one knows that his personal pilot, Flight Lieutant Girardet was charged for smuggling gold for Americans in 1945. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:25:29 +0530 Raza: Artist who believed in Christ and Krishna and the primordial 'Bindu' An Indian artist who decided he would explore the rudiments of plastic art, a gentleman who was subtle and every bit. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 03:14:20 +0530 VIP visits, public rallies for support to Dalits in Gujarat continue The stream of high-profile political leaders coming to Gujarat to express solidarity with the July 11 Dalit victims. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:56:09 +0530 Two Maoists gunned down in Chhattisgarh Two senior hardcore Maoists were shot dead after a gunfight in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Saturday morning, police said. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:50:17 +0530 Disturbed at seeing large crowd at airport, Judith gives media a miss As she came out, she was perturbed on seeing the large crowd and ran back inside. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:40:57 +0530 Goa bans Karnataka poultry following bird flu outbreak Goa's South Goa district banned the entry of poultry from Karnataka, following a reported outbreak. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:37:51 +0530 UP Police provides security to family of Dayashankar Singh His wife Swati Singh apprehended threat to her and family members life, following this, UP police have provided security Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:32:19 +0530 Curfew lifted from 4 districts in Kashmir, few incidents of stone pelting Police said that there were stray incidents of stone pelting but the miscreants were chased away by the cops on duty. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:22:59 +0530 Rescued aid worker Judith returns to India External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announced that Judith was rescued in Afghanistan. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:54:48 +0530 First green train corridor to be inaugurated on Sunday Indian Railways in its commitment to provide hygienic environment to passengers and to keep station premises/tracks clean. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:41:20 +0530 Army man killed in gunfight with militants at LoC in Kupwara Kashmir is presently under boil as 50 people have been killed in clashes between security forces and protesters. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:30:29 +0530 Five UP youths die in suspected honour killing Five youths were murdered by their families or partner's relatives in honour killings in 3 separate incidents this week. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:10:33 +0530 In Gujarat, 95 of 100 suspects in crimes against Dalits acquitted Dalit unrest began when four Dalit youth were tied to a car and cow protectors, took turns to flog them. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 17:57:43 +0530 S H Raza dies at 94, end of an era in Modern Indian art Raza was suffering from old-age related ailments and was in the ICU of a private hospital for the last two months. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 17:14:03 +0530 Woman sarpanch, family beaten up in Bihar About six men, carrying batons and stones, barged in the house of Sunita Devi, sarpanch of Hilalpur panchayat. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:21:58 +0530 Two booked for objectionable FB post against RLD chief Ajit Singh A case has been registered against two persons for allegedly posting objectionable content on Facebook against RLD chief Ajit Singh, police said today. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:10:06 +0530 Rajnath arrives in Kashmir to discuss ongoing violence A special BSF plane carrying Singh landed at the technical area of the Srinagar International Airport at 11:45 am. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:06:55 +0530 No Indian casualty in Munich attack: MEA Ambassador of India to Germany, Gurjit Singh told Sushma Swaraj that all Indians were safe and in case of any difficulty, they were asked to reach out to the consulate. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:53:11 +0530 Moghe hits out at Maharashtra Government over Painganga irrigation project The project, believed to be initially conceived during pre-Independence era, got in-principle approval in 1971. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:47:36 +0530 SP mocks '27 Saal UP Behaal' campaign, says 'gimmicks won't work' Chaudhary further said no development took place in Uttar Pradesh during the Congress’ regime in the state. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:40:52 +0530 Housewife killed in BSF firing in Tripura, murder and rape charges against trooper Ali and other annoyed villagers demanded severe punishment for the BSF trooper, who immediately after the incident, took shelter at a nearby BOP. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:31:59 +0530 Four people killed in Darjeeling building collapse At least 10 people, reportedly, were pulled out of the rubble and the remaining six have been admitted to hospital. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:28:58 +0530 Congress sounds poll bugle; Sonia, Rahul flag off three-day bus yatra titled '27 Saal UP Behaal' In the road show, the party aims to highlight 27 years of poor governance since it lost power in the 1989 state elections to the now-defunct Janata Dal. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:58:03 +0530 Air India set to start domestic 'same day return flights' for Rs 5000 In aviation industry there is huge fare war and Air India wants to beat all airlines and attract passengers through lowest fares. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:29:46 +0530 Pakistan has been crying for Kashmir ever since independence: NPP People of Jammu and Kashmir are wedded to India, we are wedded to secular India, the NPP leader said Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:29:11 +0530 Mann does not feel he has committed a wrong: BJP The AAP MP yesterday posted a video of Parliament’s security positions and details on the social media. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:27:43 +0530 Assam continues to reel under floods, more than 84,000 affected As per reports, flood and erosion took serious turn in Lower Assam. Surface communication badly affected due to flood. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:24:14 +0530 Curfew and separatist shutdown enters 15th day in Kashmir, Rajnath to visit today Rajnath Singh is scheduled to begin his two-day trip to Kashmir on Saturday, marking his second visit this month to the conflict-ridden region. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:55:09 +0530 Missing IAF plane: Parrikar arrives in Chennai, monitor massive search operations Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar is en route to Tambaram Airbase to review the massive search and rescue operations. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:43:58 +0530 Kidnapped NGO worker Judith rescued in Kabul, to return today Indian national Judith D'souza, who was abducted in Kabul, Afghanistan, was reportedly freed today. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 08:21:25 +0530 LS Speaker rejects MP's Mann ki baat Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:08:59 +0530 SC asks Centre to secure and take possession of Adarsh apartments Directs society to hand over the complex to Military Estate Director on or before Aug 5 Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:08:58 +0530 Three in, 2 out as Khattar rejigs his team in Haryana Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar expanded his cabinet on Friday with the induction of three ministers, while two others were dropped from his team. The newly inducted ministers were Vipul Goel, who got a cabinet post, while Manish Grover and Dr Banwari Lal were inducted as ministers of state with independent charge. Grover had won from Rohtak, which was considered former chief minister Bhupinder Singh  Hooda’s stronghold, and is said to be close to Khattar. Goel is an MLA from Faridabad and Lal is an MLA from Bawal. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:08:58 +0530 Miffed Advani distances self from ex-aide's book, gives launch a miss As a voracious reader, veteran BJP leader L K Advani attended many book launches, but he chose to skip this one as the book being released was on him. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:14:23 +0530 Maya has no Daya, she'll have him beheaded, says ex-BJP leader's wife The political storm over the expulsion of former UP BJP leader Dayashankar Singh for his derogatory remarks against Mayawati escalated on Friday as his family members lodged an FIR against BSP chief and other party leaders for using foul language and threatening them. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:11:48 +0530 2 more die in Valley as toll rises to 48; Rajnath Singh to visit Kashmir today Ahead of Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s visit to Kashmir, two more people died in the Valley on Friday, taking the death toll in the clashes during protests triggered by the killing of 21-year-old Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani to 48. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:09:33 +0530 SC directs medical board to examine pregnant rape victim in Mumbai The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Maharashtra Government to have a 26-year-old pregnant “rape victim” examined by a medical board in a Mumbai hospital on Saturday and submit the report on Monday to take a call on her abortion plea. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:06:51 +0530 Thiruvalluvar to be installed with 'utmost dignity' To happen within Mela Bhavan premises, assures Rawat after Jaya sought his intervention since it was lying wrapped in sheets. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:52:35 +0530 IAF aircraft made return attempt after descent? The pilot of AN-32 aircraft with 29 member crew would have tried to return to Chennai after the aircraft had a sudden descent from 23,000 feet, sources told Express. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:37:43 +0530 No mayday call from IAF aircraft a surprise, Court of Inquiry ordered The Indian Air Force has constituted a Court of Inquiry into the mysterious disappearance of the military aircraft. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:33:52 +0530 IAF plane with 29 on board missing: 3 probable crash sites SARAT has demarcated three probable locations, where the debris of the aircraft is likely to be found. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:11:54 +0530