IAF's C-130J Super Hercules crashes near Gwalior, Retd Wing Commander calls it shocking

New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): In a major setback to the Air Force, IAF's C-130J Super Hercules on Friday crashed near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh after taking off from Agra air base, killing five crew members, including four officers. Talking about the incident, Wing Commander (Retd.) Praful Bakshi said that it is shocking keeping in view the capability of the aircraft in terms of safety and operational aspects. He further said that this is shocking but speculating on the reasons is not fair and that one should wait for the investigative court to come to nay conclusion. He also said that the incident had not only monetary loss but the loss of lives of potential air force officers which is irreplaceable. Mar 28, 2014

Narendra Modi attacks Congress over inflation

Mandla, Mar 28 (ANI): BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday attacked the Congress government holding it responsible for the spiraling inflation in the country. Modi during a rally at Mandla, Madhya Pradesh, said that the Congress is brimming with pride and doesn't want to answer the questions of the common man. Mar 28, 2014

Youngest Female Entrepreneur in Kashmir to revolutionize web designing with Sysarche-e

Srinagar, March 28 (ANI): A 22-year-old woman entrepreneur in Jammu and Kashmir, Saifaa Shabir, has made an attempt to revolutionize the world of graphic designing and web technology by creating ‘Sysarche-e’- a systematic architecture and re-branding portal. Shabir, who wants to systemize the traditional web system in Kashmir, explained the idea behind the website ‘Sysarche-e’. Shabir is pursuing her Bachelors in Information and Technology from Sri Pratap College in Srinagar. Post college, she plans to focus entirely on designing for business houses in Kashmir and will resort to distance learning courses to complete her further studies. Her purpose is to structure the routine web system of Kashmir and is inclined to offer creative services of graphic designing which include logos, brochures, brand, corporate identity, packaging design, identity guidelines as well as communication designs, which include animation and 3D graphics. Mar 28, 2014

Politicos react to the second CBI charge sheet in Coal Scam

New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Politicos react to the second charge sheet filed by the CBI on Friday which includes Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda along with some other politicians. BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi said that investigations should be carried on and actions should be taken against the accused Congress leaders. Former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari said that this was an already known fact which has been confirmed by CBI through its charge sheet, while CPI leader D Raja expressed faith in the law which is taking its course in case of such scams. Mar 28, 2014

Politicos condemn J&K terrorist attack

NEW DELHI, Mar 28 (ANI): Politicos on Friday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks which took place in Jammu & Kashmir. Congress leader Digvijay Singh expressed grief, while BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi held the Central government’s soft attitude responsible for the attack. Further, former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari praised Narendra Modi saying that the issue of terrorism will be the key point in his election campaign, while CPI leader D Raja warned the terrorists that India cannot be weakened by such cowardly acts and appealed India to stand united against such outfits. Mar 28, 2014

SC rejects PIL against Juvenile Justice act, says interference with age not needed

New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea filed by parents of December 16 gang rape victim to try the juvenile convicts in regular court and also PIL filed by Subramanian Swamy for giving fresh interpretation to the term 'juvenile' in the statute which fixes 18 year as the age of attaining majority. The court said that since the Parliament has passed such a law, there is no need to interfere with the age limit. Swamy said that he will move the PIL again after the central government changes following the upcoming general elections. Mar 28, 2014

Youngest Female Entrepreneur in Kashmir to revolutionize web designing with Sysarche-e

Srinagar, March 28 (ANI): A 22-year-old woman entrepreneur in Jammu and Kashmir, Saifaa Shabir, has made an attempt to revolutionize the world of graphic designing and web technology by creating ‘Sysarche-e’- a systematic architecture and re-branding portal. Shabir, who wants to systemize the traditional web system in Kashmir, explained the idea behind the website ‘Sysarche-e’. Shabir is pursuing her Bachelors in Information and Technology from Sri Pratap College in Srinagar. Post college, she plans to focus entirely on designing for business houses in Kashmir and will resort to distance learning courses to complete her further studies. Her purpose is to structure the routine web system of Kashmir and is inclined to offer creative services of graphic designing which include logos, brochures, brand, corporate identity, packaging design, identity guidelines as well as communication designs, which include animation and 3D graphics. Mar 28, 2014

Politicos react to the second CBI charge sheet in Coal Scam

New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Politicos react to the second charge sheet filed by the CBI on Friday which includes Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda along with some other politicians. BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi said that investigations should be carried on and actions should be taken against the accused Congress leaders. Former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari said that this was an already known fact which has been confirmed by CBI through its charge sheet, while CPI leader D Raja expressed faith in the law which is taking its course in case of such scams. Mar 28, 2014

Politicos condemn J&K terrorist attack

NEW DELHI, Mar 28 (ANI): Politicos on Friday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks which took place in Jammu & Kashmir. Congress leader Digvijay Singh expressed grief, while BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi held the Central government’s soft attitude responsible for the attack. Further, former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari praised Narendra Modi saying that the issue of terrorism will be the key point in his election campaign, while CPI leader D Raja warned the terrorists that India cannot be weakened by such cowardly acts and appealed India to stand united against such outfits. Mar 28, 2014

SC rejects PIL against Juvenile Justice act, says interference with age not needed

New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea filed by parents of December 16 gang rape victim to try the juvenile convicts in regular court and also PIL filed by Subramanian Swamy for giving fresh interpretation to the term 'juvenile' in the statute which fixes 18 year as the age of attaining majority. The court said that since the Parliament has passed such a law, there is no need to interfere with the age limit. Swamy said that he will move the PIL again after the central government changes following the upcoming general elections. Mar 28, 2014

SCs decision on IPL Spot Fixing case balanced one

New Delhi/ Pune, March 28 (ANI): Supreme Court on Friday gave a ‘balanced decision’ on IPL Spot-fixing case that Sunil Gavaskar should take up as BCCI interim president while N Srinivasan should step down. Justice Mukul Mudgal said that this is a balanced decision and that it will maintain the interest of the players and also the purity of the game. Former Cricketer Chandu Borde also welcomed the decision and said that Gavaskar would improve the image of cricket in the minds of people. Further, MoS for Parliamentary affairs Rajeev Shukla said that this is a welcome decision and that Srinivasan himself offered to step down, which is a good development. Mar 28, 2014

Congress leader Imran Masood threatens to chop Modi, politicos react

New Delhi/ Lucknow, Mar 28 (ANI): Congress candidate from Uttar Pradesh Imran Masood was caught on tape threatening to chop BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi into pieces. Reacting to the same, BJP leaders Jagdambika Pal and Meenakshi Lekhi strongly condemned the use of such foul language and demanded the Election Commission’s immediate action. Meanwhile, Muslim cleric Maulana Khalid Rashid also opposed the statement made by Masood calling it uncivilized. Mar 28, 2014

Morocco's movie 'Mecca' seeks return to days of glory

Ouarzazate in southern Morocco was once dubbed the "Mecca" of the film industry for its studio facilities and the stark beauty of its locations, with many Hollywood blockbusters shot there. Duration: 02:15 Mar 28, 2014

Terrorist attacks in J&K to increase due to govts soft attitude: Defence Expert

New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Following the terrorist attacks in Kathua district of Jammu & Kashmir, Defence Expert Captain (Retd) Bharat Verma said that terrorist attacks will increase in number in the coming days due to soft attitude of the central government. Verma said that the government’s ‘gandhigiri’ towards the terrorists and vote bank politics in the nation have increased their potential and courage. He further said that the government should come out of the comfort zone and take actions against terrorist outfits. Mar 28, 2014

IPL Spot-fixing case: Gavaskar to replace Srinivasan as BCCI interim President

New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): Supreme Court on Friday pronounced that Sunil Gavaskar will replace N Srinivasan to take up the post of interim president of the BCCI. The Supreme Court gave three interim orders to the BCCI, that is, Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings will not take part in IPL 7 tournament, Gavaskar replacing Srinivasan, and all India Cements employess be removed from BCCI. The lawyer further informed that it is for Gavaskar to decide whether Sundar Raman will remain to hold his post or not. Mar 28, 2014