Current News in India
Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal confirmed in a tweet that Jadhav's family had applied for visas.
The development of the Rih-Tiddim road and establishment of numerous rural "haat" (flee markets) along the Mizoram-Myanmar border would also increase the trade volume, Modi said while addressing a public meeting at the Assam Rifles ground here after inaugurating the 60-MW Tuirial hydro-electric power project.
The 71-year-old MP may have time to pursue her other interests, but many believe that she will continue to play the role of a mentor.
'His prowess in Aikido -- a Japanese martial art that focuses on harmony with the opponent to peacefully resolve conflicts -- gives Rahul Gandhi an advantage that fanatical adversaries lack,' says Sunanda K Datta-Ray.
Priyanka also lauded her mother, calling her the bravest woman for overcoming huge difficulties during her record 19-year tenure as the Congress chief.
Sitharaman, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa and Vice Chief of the Indian Navy Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar P laid wreaths at the Amar Jawan Jyoti in India Gate, paying respect to the fallen heroes of the war.
On Saturday, in locations including Korukkupet at R K Nagar allegations of cash distribution were made against some men, whose identity was not known immediately.
Congratulating Rahul Gandhi on his elevation, she said personal attacks on her son have made him fearless and voiced confidence that the young leadership will infuse new vigour in the party.
Pakistan on Saturday said that it was processing the visa applications of jailed Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother and wife.
The chief minister's luncheon during the 'IAS week' is an annual feature in Lucknow and this was the first time in recent history when the fare was vegetarian.
An annual feature, the ‘Nirbhaya Chetna Diwas’ organised by Nirbhaya Jyoti Trust began at 4pm. A woman, appearing dissatisfied with the CM’s speech, stood up to protest and interrupt his speech. At this, a group of people standing in the last rows started hooting.
Women, especially from conservative backgrounds, are stepping out of rigid community boundaries to become part of the city’s nightlife. With GPS tracking their every move, the women are not troubled by safety concerns.
Banks and cellphone companies aren't the only ones demanding your Aadhaar card. Pimps in Goa are also making it mandatory, as a group of five young men from Delhi discovered recently.
As the anchor of India's Most Wanted television series, Suhaib Ilyasi detailed the tales of desperate criminals over hour-long episodes. His own story took 17 years to unfold. On Saturday, the former TV host was convicted by a Delhi court of murdering his wife. While the detailed judgment wasn't made available on the day, sentence is likely be pronounced on December 20.
Fortunately for India, the bid was foiled as authorities here got wind of the plot before any classified document could be passed on to ISI. The recalled officials, as of now, are not suspected of any wrongdoing and are helping in carrying forward the investigations. It’s unlikely though that they will be asked to serve in Pakistan again.