Day: November 16, 2018

PM condoles loss of lives due to cyclone in Tamil Nadu

open view web desk The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has condoled the loss of lives due to cyclone in Tamil Nadu. The Prime Minister said, “My thoughts are with the families of those who lost their lives due to cyclonic conditions in parts of Tamil Nadu. I […]

Judge orders W.House to restore CNN reporter’s access

A federal judge Friday ordered the White House to reinstate the press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, whose pass was revoked after a heated exchange with President Donald Trump. Judge Timothy Kelly issued a temporary restraining order that requires the White House to restore Acosta’s access until […]

J&K headed for Prez rule but assembly not to be dissolved for now: Malik

Jammu, Nov 16: Jammu and Kashmir is headed for President’s rule but the state assembly will not be dissolved for now, Governor Satyapal Malik said Friday. His statement comes amid speculation that efforts are being made behind the scenes to cobble together a coalition government by various parties to […]

‘Gaja’ crosses coast, rainfall pounds TN, 13 dead

Nagapattinam/Chennai, Nov 16: Cyclone Gaja ripped through Nagapattinam early Friday uprooting trees and snapping power lines leaving a trail of destruction in coastal districts besides claiming 13 lives and flooding standing crops. The cyclonic storm crossed Tamil Nadu’s coast between Nagapattinam and nearby Vedaranyam early hours Friday, bringing in […]

Modi will also waive remaining loan of select industrialists: Rahul

Bhopal, Nov 16:  Congress president Rahul Gandhi Friday claimed that after writing off loans worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore of select industrialists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi would now waive their remaining debts worth Rs 12 lakh crore. Addressing a rally in Deori town in Sagar district of poll-bound Madhya […]

North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to the United States that came even as it announced the test of a newly developed but unspecified “ultramodern” weapon that will be seen as […]

WikiLeaks chief could see charges, US court filing suggests

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case, suggesting prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder under seal. Assange’s name appears twice in an August court filing from a federal prosecutor in Virginia, who was attempting to keep […]

Sensex ends 119 pts higher, Nifty breaches 10,600 mark

Mumbai :  The BSE benchmark Sensex ended 119 points higher Thursday and the broader Nifty went past the 10,600 mark on positive investor sentiment amid easing crude oil prices and firm rupee. The 30-share index opened a shade higher at 35,145.75 points, hovered in the range of 35,402 and […]

Lankesh murder accused sent to SIT custody in Pansare case

Kolhapur (Mah) : An accused in the murder case of Communist leader Govind Pansare was Thursday remanded in police custody by a court here. Sessions judge S S Raul sent Amol Arvind Kale (34) in the custody of a special investigation team (SIT) of Maharashtra Police till November 22. […]