33 feared killed as bus carrying Konkan varsity staff plunges into gorge in Maharashtra’s Raigad

33 people were feared killed and one injured after a private bus plunged into a 500 feet gorge in the mountainous section of Poladpur in Raigad district of Maharashtra on Sunday.

Karunanidhi continues to remain stable, says hospital

A Kauvery Hospital bulletin issued around 8.00 pm on Saturday said the DMK president’s health condition continues to remain stable with ongoing medical support. The release further states that he is continuously being monitored and treated by a panel of expert doctors in the ICU.

I consider ‘bhagidar’ comment a compliment, says Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hit back at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his ‘chowkidar-bhagidar’ remarks, saying he took the remark as a compliment. Mr. Modi was speaking at an event here to mark the third anniversary of three government initiatives related to urban development.

Respond positively to Imran Khan’s offer of friendship, Mehbooba tells Centre

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday asked the Central government to respond positively to the friendship offer made by Pakistan Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan.

In final results, Imran’s PTI emerges as single largest party with 116 seats

Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday emerged as the single largest party in the July 25 general elections, winning 116 National Assembly seats out of the contested 270 parliamentary constituencies, according to the election commission’s final results.

SP national executive authorises Akhilesh Yadav to take final call on alliance

The national executive of the Samajwadi Party on Saturday authorised president Akhilesh Yadav to decide on alliances with other parties for the 2019 Lok Sabha election. However, the party remained silent on the formation or current status of the possible tie-ups.

Yamuna crosses danger mark, evacuation begins

Water released from Haryana’s Hathnikund added to the continued rains have led the Yamuna river to breach its danger-level mark here on Saturday. Preparations are now on to evacuate people residing in low-lying areas.

YouTube to go up against Netflix and Amazon with original content for India and other markets

Alphabet Inc’s YouTube is creating scripted series and other original programming for international markets including France, Germany, Japan, Mexico and India to try to draw new customers to its paid subscription service, a senior executive said on Friday.

Kohli’s extra motivation could prove to be dangerous for England, says Gooch

Former England captain Graham Gooch reckons Virat Kohli’s “extra motivation” could prove to be dangerous for the home side in what will be a tight Test series due to the prevailing heatwave in the country.

Police officer in uniform kneels down and takes Adityanath’s blessings, photo goes viral

A photograph of a police officer in uniform kneeling down and getting blessings from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on the occasion of Guru Purnima at the Gorakhnath temple in Gorakhpur has gone viral on the social media.

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