Ex-CAG asks EC to make dissent notes public in final MCC orders

New Delhi, Sept. 10 -- India's former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), Vinod Rai, has called for the Election Commission of India (ECI) to make dissent notes public in its final Model Code of Co... Read More

CAB won't affect special provisions for N-E: Shah

India, Sept. 10 -- Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday said the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, or CAB, will not affect existing special provisions for north-eastern states. Shah gave the ... Read More

Dip in allocation due to slump: KCR

Hyderabad, Sept. 10 -- Amid an economic slowdown, Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday presented the budget for the 2019-20 financial year with an outlay of ~1.46 trillion and a reve... Read More

Five-year-old girl branded with iron clamp at orphanage

VARANASI , Sept. 10 -- A five-year-old girl's back was branded with a hot iron clamp allegedly by a warden, Madhuri Singh, at Kashi Anathalay (an orphanage) in Varanasi, district probation officer Pra... Read More

Ashok Leyland to observe production holidays across units in September

Chennai, Sept. 10 -- Citing continued weak demand, global Medium and Heavy Commercial Vehicles (M&HCV) major, Ashok Leyland, has declared production holidays at its various plants across the country f... Read More

2 held with explosives in Shankargarh

Prayagraj, Sept. 10 -- Shankargarh police arrested two persons with large quantity of explosives used in stone mining. The arrests were made while the duo was taking the explosives in a vehicle near T... Read More

Nine held for causing tension during Moharram procession

Prayagraj, Sept. 10 -- Police arrested nine persons who allegedly damaged a car during a Moharram procession at Arya Kanya crossing under Muthiganj police late on Sunday night. The incident has cause... Read More

Cops: Anti-power theft police stations lack facilities

VARANASI, Sept. 10 -- Police personnel deployed at 21 police stations for prevention of power theft across eastern Uttar Pradesh on Monday apprised top officials of the Purvanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam... Read More

7-yr-old sets herself afire on being scolded for watching TV

Varanasi, Sept. 10 -- Angry after being reportedly scolded by her mother for watching television, a seven-year-old girl allegedly set herself on fire by pouring kerosene on herself in a toilet of the ... Read More

Journalist arrested for taking snaps of kids cleaning school

VARANASI, Sept. 10 -- Azamgarh district magistrate NP Singh on Sunday ordered a probe into the arrest of a journalist after he allegedly took photographs of some children mopping the floor in a primar... Read More