Daily Archives: July 20, 2019

Lightning kills eight in Bihar; seven of them children

Nawada (Bihar), July 19 (PTI) Eight persons, seven of them children aged 15 years or below, were killed while as many were injured when...

HC issues notice to Modi on petition challenging election from Varanasi

Allahabad, Jul 19 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court Friday issued notice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a petition challenging his election from Varanasi...

Babri Masjid demolition case: SC asks special judge to deliver verdict within nine months

New Delhi, Jul 19 (PTI) The Supreme Court Friday asked the special judge conducting trial in the Babri Masjid demolition case, involving BJP veterans...

First time in a month, forex reserves fall by $1.11 bn

Mumbai, Jul 19 (PTI) After touching record highs, the foreign exchange reserves declined by USD 1.113 billion to USD 428.797 billion in the week...

Garib Rath Train Restored On Two Routes, Says Railways

NEW DELHI, July 19 (PTI): The Railway Ministry on Friday rolled back its decision to replace services of Garib Rath in Kathgodam-Jammu and Kathgodam-Kanpur...

11 more die in Assam floods, toll rises to 47

Guwahati, Jul 19 (PTI) The flood situation in Assam remained grim on Friday as 11 more people died taking the toll to 47, while...

Heroin worth Rs 24.30 lakh seized, two persons arrested

Aizawl, Jul 19 (PTI) At least 540 gm of heroin worth around Rs 24.30 lakh was seized from two different places here, Excise and...

Students’ body urges Mizo govt to settle border row with Assam

Aizawl, Jul 19 (PTI) A students association in Mizoram took out a rally here on Friday demanding that the state government take necessary steps...

Survey to identify manual scavengers in Assam

Guwahati, Jul 19 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the Welfare of Plain Tribes and Backward Classes Department to formulate a state-wide...

Dhoni mature enough to take decision on retirement: Jadgale

Indore, Jul 19 (PTI) Amid speculation that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is contemplating retirement, former national selector Sanjay Jagdale Friday said the M S K...