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Ishant Sharma Set To Surpass Kapil Dev In Elite India List

Aug 29 2019

Right-arm pacer Ishant Sharma, who played a pivotal role in India's emphatic victory in the first Test against West Indies, will aim to add yet another feather on his cap when he comes out to bowl in the second game beginning Friday at the Sabina Park.

PM Modi Launches 'Fit India Movement', Urges People To Take Health Seriously

Aug 29 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged the nation to look at health goals more seriously, invoked their passion for "fitter India" and asked people not to take the elevator to success as he launched the Fit India movement.

Assam On High Alert As NRC Publishing Date Nears

Aug 29 2019

The Assam government has tightened security across the state ahead of the publication of National Register of Citizens (NRC) on August 31. The Union government is also reviewing the state's preparedness to handle the law and order issue.

Onion Prices Rise On Supply Crunch

Aug 29 2019

Onion prices have soared again. Due to supply crunch in the last one month, prices have doubled across agricultural markets. In Delhi's Azadpur agricultural market, good quality onion is selling at Rs 30-40 a kg and in retail, Rs 50-60 a kg.

Rahul Gandhi Behaved Like Political Juvenile On J&K: Guv Malik

Aug 29 2019

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik, on Wednesday, slammed former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi saying he behaved like a "political juvenile" over the abrogation of Article 370, which led Pakistan to use his comments at the UN.

When it comes to politics, Vidya Balan is 'party agnostic'

Aug 29 2019

Actress Vidya on Tuesday was asked at an event that, at a time when every other actor in Bollywood seemed to be trying to please the current BJP government, why had she chosen to play India's first female Prime Minister and Congress mascot Indira Gandhi in an upcoming web series.

Sonia Gandhi eyeing comeback in Haryana

Aug 29 2019

With Haryana Assembly elections only months away, the Congress is all set to decide on a new state unit chief by replacing former party President Rahul Gandhi's favourite Ashok Tanwar, a senior party leader said on Wednesday.

Govt should give up privatisation spree: CPI-M

Aug 29 2019

The Modi government should give up its privatisation spree in the public sector "which is going to strip public assets and add to joblessness", the CPI-M has warned.

Shagun to have information on 15 lakh schools

Aug 29 2019

Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' here on Wednesday launched Shagun, a web portal, which will carry information on the standard of education, schools and much more.

Delhi Congress chief likely before weekend

Aug 29 2019

The wait for a Delhi Congress chief may end before the weekend. According to party sources, the Congress will first focus on election-bound Haryana. While the tenure of the BJP government ends in October in Haryana, that of the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government will end in February in Delhi.