2012

Narendra Modi 'earned and achieved' prime ministership: Pranab Mukherjee in memoir

Mukherjee also said in his memoir that Narendra Modi became prime minister "through popular choice" unlike Manmohan Singh "who was offered the post by Sonia Gandhi".

published on : 6th January 2021

Scientists say UK strain unlikely to affect efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines, warn against more mutations

More than 40 countries, including India, have banned travel to and from the UK, a move several scientists said was necessary in view of the rapid spread of the new viral strain.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Seven years after CBI filed closure report on IPS officer's suicide, Chhattisgarh forms panel for probe

The panel of five IPS officers been constituted seven years after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) that probed the incident, had suspecting no foul play submitted its closure report.

published on : 15th November 2020

Nirbhaya's lawyer Seema Kushwaha to fight Hathras gang-rape victim's case

'I'm not being allowed to meet the family as the admin says it'll affect law & order,' said Seema Kushwaha who has been contacted by the kin of Hathras gang-rape victim to be their counsel.

published on : 2nd October 2020

FBI announces reward of USD 15,000 for information on the murder of Indian national in 2012

Pareshkumar Patel was abducted from Raceway Gas Station he operated in Chesterfield, Virginia on September 16, 2012 and four days later his body with gunshots was found at the Ancarrow Boat Landing.

published on : 17th September 2020

Nirbhaya case: Death row convict Pawan Gupta files mercy plea before President

Pawan's lawyer said he filed the plea after getting information that the Supreme Court had dismissed Gupta's curative petition.

published on : 2nd March 2020

Nirbhaya case: Convict Mukesh refuses to be represented by advocate Vrinda Grover

Additional Session Judge Dharmender Rana was also informed that another death row convict in the case, Vinay Sharma, is on hunger strike in Tihar jail.

published on : 17th February 2020

KCR’s gamble pays off for Telangana

Punch dialogues, aggressive yet positive body language, and speeches laced with the right amount of sentimentality helped the first CM of Telangana woo his voters.

published on : 12th December 2018

2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Parents relieved as Supreme Court shows no leniency towards the convicts

Joy was written large on the faces of the residents of the family’s village in Uttar Pradesh. They celebrated the court verdict by distributing sweets and offering prayers.

published on : 10th July 2018

Gujarat: BJP vote share slumps since 2014; up from 2012 level

On the other hand, Congress' vote share has risen to about 41.4 per cent this time - up from 33 per cent in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and also higher than around 39 per cent in the 2012 assembly polls

published on : 18th December 2017

Doping: Two more Russians fail retests of 2012 London Olympic samples

The IOC said that 584 samples from London have been retested and 49 have come up positive with 21 of those coming from Russian athletes.

published on : 1st December 2017

London 2012 a mixed blessing for Olympic area's residents

The Olympic Village, where athletes stayed during the competition, has been turned into thousands of flats.

published on : 12th September 2017

Nirbhaya gang rape: Here is the complete timeline

In December 16, 2012, a paramedical student was brutally gangraped and assaulted by six men in a private bus at New Delhi and thrown out of the moving vehicle along with her male friend.

published on : 5th May 2017