Monthly Archives May 2016

Mumbai Attack case

Islamabad, May 30 (News India)- A top Pakistani court today issued notices to the seven Mumbai attack case accused, including 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, and the government over the prosecution’s plea to form a commission to examine the boat used by the 10 LeT terrorists to reach India. “The Islamabad High Court has issued […]

Migrant deal off if no visa-free travel

Antalya, May 30 (News India)- Ankara will abandon a deal with the European Union to reduce migrant flows if its citizens are not granted visa-free travel to most of the bloc, Turkey’s foreign minister has warned. With the two sides locked in an increasingly-bitter standoff, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said it was “impossible” for […]

South China Sea

Beijing, May 30 (News India)- Ahead of a high-level Sino-US dialogue, China today accused the Pentagon of clinging to ‘cold war’ mentality and attempting to stage a Hollywood blockbuster by deploying its modern weapons in the South China Sea to ‘terrify’ Beijing. In an angry reaction to US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter’s remarks that ‘China’s […]

rain in Oberhausen

Berlin, May 30 (News India)- Four people died and several more were injured in southern Germany after violent storms with torrential rains caused severe flooding, authorities said today. One of those killed was a 13-year-old girl who was hit by a train while seeking shelter from the rains under a railway bridge. A boy, 12, […]

RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s daughter Misa Bharti files papers for the Rajaya Sabha poll in Patna

Patna, May 30 (News India)- With one day left for filing of nominations for the Rajya Sabha biennial elections, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, noted lawyer Ram Jethmalani and RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s daughter Misa Bharti were among several candidates from different parties who submitted their papers today. Elections for 57 seats in the Upper House […]

Amul MD gets extortion call from gang

Ahmedabad, May 30 (News India)- Anand-based dairy major Amul’s Managing Director allegedly received an extortion call from a person claiming to be a member of fugitive Ravi Pujari’s gang, following which a probe was initiated by the Ahmedabad crime branch, the police said today. RS Sodhi is the MD of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, […]

Jat agitation

Rohtak, May 30 (News India)- The Haryana Police Sangathan (HPS) and the Constables and Head Constables Association have cautioned the state government against making lower police officials scapegoats for the arson, violence in the Jat agitation for reservation in February. The issue was deliberated at length during a joint state-level meeting of the unions held […]


Bengaluru, May 29 (News India)- The batting display of Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli has been the biggest talking point in the ninth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL). The 27-year-old demolished every individual batting statistic this season, bringing up a few in the final on Sunday. All that remained was for him to […]