In the run up of elections, it seems Narendra Modi has been taking the proverb when in Rome do as the Romans do far too seriously. From Himachali topi to dumluk in Manipur, Modi headgears have attracted much fancy.
Two Punjab police personnel, who were going for security duty at BJP' 'fateh' rally at Jagraon were killed in a road accident near Mehatpur in Jalandhar district late Friday
The Hindustan Times in collaboration with the Gurgaon police department on Thursday launched a safety drive at Mahavir Chowk on MG Road.
Over 20 flights were affected due to power supply failure at the Air Traffic Control (ATC) of the Delhi airport on Friday afternoon. HT reports.
The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Bihar government on a habeas corpus seeking direction to the state police to trace a teenage girl kidnapped from Muzaffarpur in September last. HT reports.
Gangraped by three youths, a 17-year-old girl attempted suicide in Odisha’s Rayagada town last week. She took sleeping pills and when that failed, set herself afire. HT reports.
Jamaat-e-Islami Hind has asked the Justice Verma Committee to abolish co-education, set up proper education facilities exclusively for women and identify sex outside marriage as a crime. HT reports.
The Oshiwara police on Friday tried to approach Dr Tanaz Irani, who has been accused of torturing her maid Jyoti, but found her residence locked. A case of causing hurt using dangerous and wrongful restraint has been registered against Irani and her mother Gover.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday announced a slew of relief packages including an ad hoc aid of Rs. 500 crore for flood-hit Assam.
Noida residents are up in arms against the government move to explore tariff hike to provide uninterrupted power supply.
The restrictions on hiring skilled foreign workers on H-1B visas included in the stimulus package have kicked in. The US Citizenship and Immigration Service on Friday announced additional requirements for employers who have received bailout funds from the Treasury Department or emergency loans from the Federal Reserve.
Though there are many parties in the fray, the coming poll – like previous polls here – is likely to be a direct contest between the MNF and the Congress, reports HT Corresspondent.