Mother’s plea melts Kashmiri footballer-turned-LeT militant Majid Khan`s heart, returns home

Mother’s plea melts Kashmiri footballer-turned-LeT militant Majid Khan`s heart, returns home

20-year-old south Kashmir footballer Majid Khan surrendered before security forces a week after taking up arms and joining Lashkar-e-Toiba, after a compassionate appeal by his mother urging him to return home, coupled by mild heart attack to his father.

Nitish Kumar-led faction real JD(U), can retain arrow symbol, rules EC

Nitish Kumar-led faction real JD(U), can retain arrow symbol, rules EC

The Election Commission today ruled that the group led by Nitish Kumar is the real Janata Dal (United) and said that the faction is entitled to use the `Arrow` symbol of the party.

Union Home Minister meets Bill Gates, requests help in improving health, sanitation

Union Home Minister meets Bill Gates, requests help in improving health, sanitation

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday met Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, co-chairman and Trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and his wife Melinda with senior officials of the Home Ministry at North Block. Home Minister requested him to initiate health awareness programmes in India and suggested that his foundation should also concentrate on developing model villages. Welcoming Gates, Singh also appreciated the various welfare works being undertaken by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in India, said the Ministry of Home Affairs statement.

National Green Tribunal directs Delhi govt to seize 10 year old diesel taxis

National Green Tribunal directs Delhi govt to seize 10 year old diesel taxis

National Green Tribunal has directed Delhi government to seize 10-year-old diesel taxis without any delay as they cause air pollution. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar asked the city government to expeditiously take such vehicles off the roads.

Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal to meet CM Manohar Lal Khattar in Haryana today

Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal to meet CM Manohar Lal Khattar in Haryana today

Arvind Kejriwal has reached Chandigarh to meet Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar over the toxic smog wrapped around Delhi for more than a week. He tweeted this morning that he is flying to the city to meet Mr Khattar over Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, who also works out of Chandigarh, refused to meet Mr Kejriwal, saying he does not have "the same luxury of time" as the Delhi Chief Minister.

Two more alleged videos of Hardik Patel go viral, Amid sex tape bomb

Two more alleged videos of Hardik Patel go viral, Amid sex tape bomb

Barely a month ahead of the Gujarat Assembly polls, a purported sex clip of Hardik Patel on Monday surfaced in social media, which the Patidar quota stir spearhead claimed was morphed and circulated at the behest of the BJP as part of "dirty politics" to defame him.

PM Narendra Modi meets Donald Trump, says India-US working for future of Asia

PM Narendra Modi meets Donald Trump, says India-US working for future of Asia

On the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit being held in Manila, Philippines, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday hold bilateral meetings with US President Donald Trump and also Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte. The prime minister will also meet some of the other world leaders who are participating in the East Asia summit in Manila.