Festivals no longer moments of gloom: Yogi Aditynath on his riot-free regime in UP

https://ift.tt/2ZYUvJH Accusing previous state governments of siding with people running illegal abattoirs, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said he would neither allow cow slaughtering in the state, nor let the animal ruin crops. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/31nkmYA * * * * * Times of India https://ift.tt/2hJjhqE

Thieves steal $5 million gold toilet from Britain’s Blenheim Palace

https://ift.tt/2YrXWab LONDON (Reuters) – Burglars have stolen a fully-functional 18-carat gold toilet from Britain’s Blenheim Palace, where it had been installed as an art exhibit, police said on Saturday. Sourcing from Reuters. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2O1OPHW * * * * * Thomson Reuters is the world’s largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, […]

Passport Seva Kendra needed in every district: S Jaishankar

https://ift.tt/34JvZer There should be at least one Passport Seva Kendra in every district, external affairs minister S Jaishankar said on Saturday. He was speaking after inaugurating a Passport Seva Kendra at Rajpipla in Narmada district of Gujarat. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2UUIYFN * * * * * Times of India […]

Scrap Article 371, we will support you, says Sharad Pawar

https://ift.tt/2I5uKMM Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday dared the central government to abrogate Article 371 of the Constitution, which has special provisions for the north eastern states, like it did in the case of Jammu and Kashmir. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/31oDuFx * * * * * […]

Hong Kong has no future if independent judiciary is undermined

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Three months of protests in Hong Kong have led to more than 1,300 arrests. The first cases are now being heard by the courts. It is of paramount importance that the city’s independent judiciary is allowed to get on with its job of dispensing justice freely and fairly.Sadly, the courts are already coming under […]

Scrap Article 371, we will support you, says Sharad Pawar

https://ift.tt/2I5uKMM Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday dared the central government to abrogate Article 371 of the Constitution, which has special provisions for the north eastern states, like it did in the case of Jammu and Kashmir. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/31oDuFx * * * * * […]

3-language formula should not be tinkered with: Cong on Shah’s Hindi pitch

https://ift.tt/34CViyG Cingress said no indication should be given of a rethink on the “three-language formula” as it will create strife and unrest in the country. “We should not stir up controversies on emotive and sensitive issues which have been settled by the maturity of India’s Constitution-makers,” party spokesperson Anand Sharma said. Brought to you by […]

Hong Kong has no future if independent judiciary is undermined

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Three months of protests in Hong Kong have led to more than 1,300 arrests. The first cases are now being heard by the courts. It is of paramount importance that the city’s independent judiciary is allowed to get on with its job of dispensing justice freely and fairly.Sadly, the courts are already coming under […]

Hong Kong has no future if independent judiciary is undermined

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Three months of protests in Hong Kong have led to more than 1,300 arrests. The first cases are now being heard by the courts. It is of paramount importance that the city’s independent judiciary is allowed to get on with its job of dispensing justice freely and fairly.Sadly, the courts are already coming under […]

Chennai Metro Rail conducts another trial run with 2.5 minute frequency

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J If there are no signalling or any other train related issues, then it is likely that Chennai Metro Rail will run services with a frequency of 2.5 minutes. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/32LvBdM * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest […]

Prakash Javadekar flags off ‘Jaldoot’ water conservation initiative

https://ift.tt/2Q8mSAM Union minister for information and broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Saturday flagged off a vehicle christened ‘Jaldoot’ here to spread the message of water conservation. Javadekar said Jaldoot, a travelling exhibition arranged by Pune-based Regional Outreach Bureau of I&B ministry, will tour eight districts of Maharashtra in the next two months. Brought to you by […]

From It to Carrie to The Shining: what makes Stephen King the Master of Horror

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J “The terror, which would not end for another twenty-eight years – if it ever did end – began, so far as I know or can tell, with a boat made from a sheet of newspapers floating down a gutter swollen with rain.”This is how Stephen King began It, his 22nd novel, published in 1986. […]

Hamza Bin Laden: Trump confirms al-Qaeda leader’s son is dead

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Donald Trump confirms he was killed in a counter-terror operation after his death was reported in August. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2NY2Aat * * * * * 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/

Chinmayanand case: Student gives pen drive with videos to SIT

https://ift.tt/34KHToo The postgraduate student who has accused BJP leader Chinmayanand of rape on Saturday gave a pen drive containing 43 videos to the SIT to support her allegations. The SIT, formed on the orders of the Supreme Court, had brought the woman to Chinmayanand’s home on Friday morning where they continued the probe for around […]