The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:44:40 +0530 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 02:36:08 +0530 Top News 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 NEET phase 2 examinations undergoing in Karnataka The exam conducting authority has done this to avoid malpractice by students using hi-tech technology. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:31:29 +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 Islamic State attacks Hazara's protest in Afghanistan capital, kills 80 people The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement issued by its news agency, Aamaq. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:06:38 +0530 Solar plane leaves Cairo on last leg of globe-circling trip The around-the-world voyage began in March 2015 in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:43:05 +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 'Vampire Diaries' to end after 8 seasons "The Vampire Diaries" executive producer Julie Plec called the ending "bittersweet and emotional." Sun, 24 Jul 2016 08:40:41 +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 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' first look swings into Comic-Con Marvel Studios unveiled initial footage from the film Saturday evening, showing star Tom Holland as Peter Parker. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 08:26:20 +0530 Khammam on high alert ahead of Maoist Martyr's Week COBRA, CRPF and Greyhounds have been deployed in forest areas Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:55:55 +0530 7 school teachers booked for sexual harassment in Odisha Seven teachers of a private school were booked for allegedly sexually harassing 15 girl students of classes VIII and IX at  Damanjodi on Saturday. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:54:48 +0530 The Latest: 10-day ban on public gatherings in Afghanistan Afghanistan's Interior Ministry has issued a ban on public gatherings of all types for the next 10 days. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:45:30 +0530 Home Guard attempts suicide a second time over delayed salaries Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:33:27 +0530 Srinivasapura government schoolkids left without mid-day meals for 3 days Hundreds of children of state government schools in Srinivasapura taluk of Kolar district were deprived of mid-day meals for about three days last week after complaints about the quality of tur dal. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:23:51 +0530 Destination Yemen: Takers for hardcore Salafism on the rise in Kerala The hardline Salafi Muslims are still aspiring to migrate to Dammaj with a solo intention to lead a ‘dedicated religious’ life. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:21:56 +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 IIT-Madras student goes back to school with a cause Kumar now plans to propose the project to the Centre for Social Innovation and Enterprise,an IIT M program. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:57:13 +0530 A sorry picture of Delhi's four major railway stations An assessment by Passenger Services Committee presents a sorry picture of Delhi’s four major railway stations Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:52:45 +0530 Illegitimate son can get dead dad's job An important judgment by Madras HC has held that illegitimate sons too are entitled to jobs under compassionate grounds. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:47:18 +0530 3 asphyxiated to death after being forced to clean up hotel sump in Chennai Survivor claims manager grabbed him by his arm and forced him follow the trio, who stopped responding after entering the sump that had not been cleaned for six years Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:35:51 +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 When Delhi culls 2.82 lakh diesel vehicles, where will it park them? Of around 1.31 lakh diesel commercial vehicles, 90,000 will be deregistered. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:30:42 +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 Adoptive parents wait 7 years for daughter A Canada-based couple turned to India when they wanted to adopt a girl child. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:27:42 +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 22 dogs killed and dumped in pit, 1 rescued in Bengaluru The dogs were believed to have been killed elsewhere & dumped in the area,the identity of the killers remains a mystery. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 05:15:58 +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 Two police personnel dead in road mishap in Nellore Three others including a sub-inspector of police and the SUV driver were injured in the incident. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:54:27 +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 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 Nice attack: City refuses police call to delete CCTV images The Paris prosecutor's office said the request had been made to avoid the "uncontrolled dissemination" of images, BBC reported on Friday. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:58:14 +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 'Lone' Munich shooter kills nine, commits suicide The third attack on civilians in Europe in barely a week sent panicked shoppers fleeing the Olympia mall. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:13:09 +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 Mallanna Sagar oustees attend farmer's funeral in large numbers Oustees of the proposed Mallanna Sagar project gathered in large numbers for Bacchali Narsaiah’s cremation, who tried to commit suicide two days ago and died while undergoing treatment on Thursday. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:45:08 +0530 'Kabali' tickets sold in black fetch 10 times higher price to theatres Special Operations Team arrests 26 people for selling movie tickets at exorbitant rates Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:37:45 +0530 Captain Salwa Fatima's dream of flying commercial airliner may take off soon Captain Syeda Salwa Fatima’s dream of flying a commercial airliner is a step closer to becoming  a reality as the Minority Welfare Department (MWD) has, after a one-and-half year wait, agreed to release the sanctioned amount for her specialisation training at the flight training academy in New Zealand. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:28:30 +0530 4 undertrials flee from Raichur jail, manhunt on In a daring midnight escape, four undertrial prisoners escaped from the Devadurga sub jail in Raichur district in the wee hours of Friday. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:26:36 +0530 Cop kills self due to family problem, wife denies suicide note A head constable committed suicide at the KSRP quarters here on Friday morning. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:25:25 +0530 As Twitter is abuzz with criticism, Sania plants sapling at home Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:18:29 +0530 50 percent startups fall in two years, inefficiency, fund crunch the cause 75% of founders of failed startups did not try again, instead finding jobs at other firms. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:16:55 +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 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 Not paid for 4 months, woman Home Guard attempts suicide at Bengaluru headquarters A Home Guard who regulates traffic in front of the police commissioner’s office tried to kill herself at the traffic police headquarters here on Thursday. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:54:13 +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 IS footprint in Kerala: Now, Junud al Khalifa-e-Hind under intel radar The initial probe has zeroed in on Rasheed, leader of Junud al Khalifa-e-Hind, who coordinated most of the activities of the missing group from Kerala. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:50:44 +0530 Suspected Maoists led lives undercover canvassing for recruits The three suspected Maoist women chose remote locations to go off the grid to avoid police scanner. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:45:50 +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