Category: Breaking News

India losses it’s first IITian Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister and former defence minister Manohar Parrikar passed away at the age of 63 years on Sunday. Parrikar was fist IITian Chief Minister of India. He was born on December 13, 1955 .He was Chief Minister of Goa from 2000 to 2005 and from 2012 to 2014. Later Parrikar served in the BJP government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi as Defence...

India bombs terror camps across LoC in Pakistani side

India Tuesday carried out pre-dawn air strikes on terror launch pads in Pakistan and is believed to have destroyed terrorist targets, sources said. The strike comes amid heightened tension between India and Pakistan after the February 14 suicide attack by Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad terror group in Kashmir’s Pulwama district that killed 40 CRPF soldiers. Sources told PTI that the strikes...

George Fernandes passes away at 88 after prolonged illness

Former defence minister and a veteran socialist, George Mathew Fernandes, who was a former Indian trade unionist, politician, journalist, agriculturist, and member of Rajya Sabha from Bihar passed away at the age of 88. During his political life, he was also a key member of the Janata Dal and the founder of the Samata Party. He had held several...

Bank Strike on 26 December 2018

Bank Strike on 26 December 2018: 10 lakh employees to protest against Bank of Baroda-Dena Bank-Vijaya Bank merger, hit services Bank Strike on 26 December 2018: Services in most of the banks, including private lenders, will be hit on Thursday (December 26) due to a strike called by around one million employees of various banks. The bank employees are protesting...

More than half a dozen dead, more feared buried under debris

Boulder, debris fall during work on an all-weather road project on Rudraprayag-Gaurikund highway More than half a dozen persons are feared dead after a boulder and debris fell on workers on the Rudraprayag-Gaurikund highway on Friday. According to initial reports from local sources, seven laborers reportedly died while three sustained serious injuries. More than a dozen laborers are feared...

RRBs expected to release CBT results today

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), which had earlier released the result of the first Computer Based Test (CBT) held for selection to the posts of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician, is expected to release the revised result on Thursday afternoon. This will end the wait for about 36 lakh candidates who appeared for posts of railway ALP and...

Popular You Tuber Danish Zehen dies in a car accident

Danish Zehen, a well-known face of YouTube and a famous YouTube user, has passed away in a road accident while he was returning from marriage on Thursday morning. Unfortunately, his car met with an accident near Vashi in Mumbai The actor had gone to Kurla to attend the wedding and on his way, he met with the accident. He...

RBI Governor Urjit Patel quits

Citing personal reason, Urjit Patel, Governor Reserve Bank of India, has resigned. His resignation would take effect immediately, Urjit Patel said in his statement. He took charge on September 4, 2016, as the 24th Governor of Reserve Bank of India. His tenure would have ended in September 2019. Full statement given by him is: “On account of personal reasons,...

Former US president George Bush, head of political dynasty, dead at 94

George Bush — the upper-crust war hero-turned-oilman and diplomat who steered America through the end of the Cold War as president and led a political dynasty that saw his son win the White House — died Friday. He was 94. George W. Bush called his father a “man of the highest character and the best dad a son or...

ICC’s judgement on PCB’s compensation claim against BCCI is absurd: Najam Sethi

Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi has termed the ICC’s decision to dismiss the country’s compensation claim against the BCCI for not honoring a bilateral MoU as “vague and absurd”. Terming the decision a “politically motivated” one, Sethi, who convinced the PCB to file the compensation case against the BCCI, said Pakistan was forced to lose a...