Babur neither visited Ayodhya nor constructed mosque by demolishing temple: Hindu body tells SC

https://ift.tt/2PklH0Q Mughal emperor Babur neither visited Ayodhya nor ordered demolition of the temple to construct a mosque in 1528 at the disputed Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri masjid site, a Hindu body claimed before the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2NDC9H4 * * * * * Times of India https://ift.tt/2hJjhqE

Reading and Leeds 2019: Festival-goers ‘should pay tent tax’

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Campaigners want to see campers charged a pitch deposit to stop tents being abandoned on festival sites. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2PkjC52 * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Hundreds gather in Central to protest against Cathay Pacific’s sacking of cabin crew union leader Rebecca Sy – who says she was fired over Facebook posts

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Central on Wednesday to support a cabin crew union leader who was fired by Cathay Pacific and to protest against the airline’s alleged treatment of employees linked to the protest movement.The rally was meant to “stand in solidarity” with Rebecca Sy On-na, a 17-year employee of Cathay Dragon and […]

Sterling Biotech case: ED records statement of Ahmed Patel’s son Faisal

https://ift.tt/2ZBBmwm They said Faisal Patel has been asked to depose on Thursday too for a similar session. His statement was recorded twice in the case last week under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), the officials said. Last month, the federal probe agency had similarly recorded the statement of Ahmed Patel’s son-in-law Irfan Siddiqui […]

No civilian casualty in Jammu and Kashmir, every life valuable to us: Satya Pal Malik

https://ift.tt/30IW7DG Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Satya Pal Malik said, “We managed to keep things under control during Panchayat elections, Lok Sabha elections and even now. Every Kashmiri life is valuable to us, we don’t want the loss of even a single life. There has been no civilian casualty, only the few who got […]

Soon Cabinet meetings in Uttarakhand to be paperless

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J ‘The e-cabinet system will become fully operational in two months’ Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2L1plbO * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls and […]

Pellet guns were used during protests in Kashmir Valley post-August 5, admits J&K Governor

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J “Those who will go to jail, will become leaders. Let them be there,” Governor Satya Pal Malik says on the detention of political leaders; restoration of Internet connections will be deferred for some more time, he says. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2ZsJpHP * * * * * Times of […]

CBI seeks court permission to attach properties of Nirav Modi, brother

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J In the plea before special CBI judge VC Barde, the central agency said the accused had left the country before the case was registered, so the warrants against them could not be executed Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2L06oWS * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth […]

Chinmayanand case: UP police claim missing girl spotted in Delhi

https://ift.tt/2zqfFkl Uttar Pradesh police on Wednesday claimed that the student who went missing after levelling allegations that she was being harassed by BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand has been spotted at a Delhi hotel. But she had already left the hotel when a police team reached there, they said. Brought to you by Times of India. […]

Cabinet OKs setting up of 75 govt medical colleges, move to add over 15,000 MBBS seats

https://ift.tt/2Pj7kcS The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved on Wednesday setting up of 75 government medical colleges, to be attached with existing district or referral hospitals, by 2021-22. The establishment of these medical colleges will add at least 15,700 MBBS seats in the country. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2NEsWhw […]

PTSD treatment: MDMA, active ingredient in Ecstasy, shows great promise in severe cases

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J The first time Lori Tipton tried MDMA, she was doubtful it would make a difference. “I was really very nervous at the beginning,” she says.MDMA is the active ingredient in the club drug known as Ecstasy. But Tipton wasn’t taking pills sold on the street to get high. She was trying to treat her […]

Kerala police to investigate threat message from Pakistan insulting Indian troops in Kashmir

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J The derogatory message also threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/32asOKQ * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls […]

Rahul visits flood-hit tribal hamlets

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Promises to raise their issue in Parliament Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2MPg1Kf * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls and readers’ opinions. https://ift.tt/2hJjhqE

Reebok drops limited-edition sneakers via Google Home, Amazon Alexa in USA

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J To promote the new Crystal Coated Club C sneakers, fruit of a collaboration with pop singer Cardi B, the US sport brand has launched a special initiative in the USA, a prize competition accessed via voice assistants. Brought to you by UK Fashion Network. Read More: https://ift.tt/33ZhHWC https://ift.tt/2Nf0Wi7

Joseph Gregorios elected Jacobite Church metropolitan trustee

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Joseph Mar Gregorios, Metropolitan of the Kochi diocese of the Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church, was unanimously elected metropolitan trustee of the C Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2MICUP7 * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views […]

Give up ‘unjust’ behaviour: Metropolitan trustee to Orthodox group

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J The newly elected metropolitan trustee Joseph Mar Gregorios made an emotional appeal to the Orthodox faction of the Malankara Syrian Church to give up Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2NCA8uI * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs […]

Rahul Gandhi promises to resolve problems facing flood-hit in Wayanad

https://ift.tt/2Ld2dWC Continuing his tour of the flood-hit areas in his Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday assured those affected by the calamity that he would strive to resolve the various issues plaguing them. Addressing the people of his constituency, the Congress MP said Wayanad was facing a series of problems including […]

‘Astonished to hear that I justified PM Modi’: Tharoor’s strong reply to Kerala Congress

https://ift.tt/2MIu6Jh Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor has given a strong reply to the explanation sought by KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran for his Modi praise. In his detailed reply, he has made it clear that he has been a staunch critic of Modi and his tweet has been blown out of proportion. Brought to you by Times […]

Hudson’s Bay to Sell Lord & Taylor to Le Tote for $100 Million

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J The deal allows the Canadian retailer to divest operations of the struggling Lord & Taylor chain while holding onto the more valuable asset — the real estate on which the stores are located. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/2UeSOSj * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from […]

Phones, internet are weapons against us, mostly used by terrorists to mobilise people: J&K governor

https://ift.tt/2zpfiqc Defending restrictions on the use of mobile phones and internet, Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday said the curb has been imposed as these facilities were abused as “a weapon” against the country and mostly exploited by terrorists to mobilise the people. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: […]

Chidambaram playing ‘victim card’ to prevent arrest in INX Media PMLA case: ED to SC

https://ift.tt/2PkaGg0 “A ghost is sought to be created” by former finance minister P Chidambaram by “playing the victim card” and prevent the ED from arresting him in the INX Media money laundering case, the probe agency told the Supreme Court Wednesday. The Enforcement Directorate said it has collected “cogent materials” warranting custodial interrogation of Chidambaram. […]

Cabinet clears 100% FDI in coal mining via automatic route

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Highlights of key announcements by Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on FDI Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2ZAhpSV * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls […]

Cabinet eases FDI rules for single brand retail; OKs 100% foreign investment in contract manufacturing,coal mining

https://ift.tt/2ZAZFdS Briefing reporters on the decisions taken by the Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) under automatic route in coal mining and associated infrastructure has been approved. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2ZwXWX0 * * […]

Stephen King to Margaret Atwood, 10 new books out September you can’t miss

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Brace yourself, readers, for we are in the autumn publishing season, and this year’s releases could keep you busy until next year.The biggest titles – a new Stephen King, Margaret Atwood’s sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale – will be on everyone’s radar.Read them, but do not ignore the other promising books, which include fiction, […]

Jammu and Kashmir governor calls Rahul Gandhi a ‘political juvenile’

https://ift.tt/2LjH6SC Rahul Gandhi behaved like a ‘political juvenile’ over Jammu-Kashmir issue, said state governor Satya Pal Malik while addressing a press conference here on Wednesday. On being asked about his war of words with Rahul Gandhi over his visit to Kashmir, Malik said, “I do not wish to talk about Rahul Gandhi because he is […]

Police to file chargesheet against Sriram soon

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Lack of medical certificate proving that IAS officer was drunk a set back Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2LgKy0h * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, […]