New Delhi, April 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday put a stay on the Delhi High Court order on going ahead with the admission process without considering the points for inter-state transfers. On April 03, the Delhi HC had allowed schools to begin admitting toddlers who have been selected in draw of lots. The Supreme Court further issued a notice to the Delhi government.Apr 11, 2014
New Delhi/Amritsar, April 11 (ANI): Congress Party stirred a fresh controversy by putting BJP's former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's picture on its official website and using his statement to divert voters against Narendra Modi. Vajpayee's photo was published on Congress website with a caption that read: "Atal had said Modi did not follow Raj Dharma. How can a person whom Atal Bihari Vajpayee had thought unfit to be even a chief minister expected to be given the reigns of the country (PM)." Congress leader Rajiv Shukla said that Vajpayee did not consider Modi even worth being a Chief Minister so how can he be projected as a Prime Minister of the country. BSP leader Sudhindra Bhadoria has although, condemned the way Congress used the statement, yet he said the nation knows that Modi did not do his duty properly, over which Vajpayee was upset. Meanwhile, BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi mocked the ruling Congress Party saying that the defeated Congress is diverting people's attention from actual issuesApr 11, 2014
New Delhi, April 11 (ANI): BJP leader Nirmala Sitaraman on Friday clarified that the party's PM candidate Narendra Modi has never lied about his marital status in any of his nomination affidavits. Taking a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who attacked Modi on the matter, Sitaraman said that Gandhi should have read all the affidavits before stating that Modi did not declare his marital status until filing his nomination from Vadodara.Apr 11, 2014
Varanasi, April 11 (ANI): The BJP on Friday strongly condemned Congress leader Digvijay Singh's tweet in which he stated that BJP's Prime Ministerial Candidate Narendra Modi is a stalker of women. BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said that such comments are unfortunate. He also said that Digvijay Singh should not be taken seriously.Apr 11, 2014
New Delhi, April 11 (ANI): Congress leader Jai Prakash Agarwal on Friday described Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal expressing regret over quitting as the chief minister of Delhi as inappropriate. Kejriwal said recently that he may have committed an error on the timing of his resignation.Apr 11, 2014
For the benefit of patients and to improve the health sector in Srinagar, city hospitals including Jawahar lal Nehru memorial hospital (JLNM) gets high tech labs.
The state government of Jammu and Kashmir totally fails to preserve the historical and Heritage Bridge known as “Zero Bridge” in Srinagar, which is disappointing for people.
The recent snowfall has damaged most of the apple orchards in south Kashmir Shopian district, some 60kms from the Srinagar city.Apr 11, 2014
New Delhi, April 11 (ANI): Following SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, party leader Abu Azmi said that women having sex with or without consent before marriage should also be punished, which was deeply criticized by the leaders of different political parties. Congress leader Shobha Oza said that such statements are indictive of the midset of the male towards women. BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that using such sensitive issues for political gains is totally unacceptable. Further, BJP leader Najma Heptulla also condemned the statement. Meanwhile, BSP leader Sudhindra Bhadoria said that people like Mulayam Singh and Azmi should be kept behind the bars.Apr 11, 2014
Doda, April 11 (ANI): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday assailed BJP’s PM candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for not revealing his marital status till filing his nomination from Vadodara. Rahul said that Modi should not be talking about respecting women of the country if he cannot give respect to his own wife.Apr 11, 2014
New Delhi/ Lucknow/ Patna, April 11 (ANI): Women activists on Friday condemned SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav’s remark on rape law wherein he said that it was unfair to award death penalty to rapists for their 'mistakes'. AIWC President Shobha Oza said that it is unfortunate and that rape is a heinous crime and that there should be no leniency towards rapists. AIMWPLB Chairperson Shaista Amber said that the statement is shocking and that Election Commission should take action against such act. Further, Women's Rights Campaigner Kavita Krishnan said that Yadav is trivializing rape and that there should be a model code of conduct on such statements.Apr 11, 2014
New Delhi, April 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday turned down BCCI’s request for the transcripts of taped recording of MS Dhoni, N Srinivasan and Sundar Raman before the justice Mukul Mudgal panel that investigated the IPL betting and spot-fixing case. The court also said that the hearing on the matter will take place on April 16. Earlier, BCCI said it needed the transcript to prepare themselves for the matter before the hearing of the main case on April 16.Apr 11, 2014
Amritsar, April 11 (ANI): AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal, during a road show in Amritsar on Friday, accused the ruling Congress party and the BJP of playing dirty politics and sticking to the seat of power while trying to topple his AAP government in Delhi. He also said that AAP had no other option than leaving the government as both Congress and BJP were behind them, not allowing any proper functioning of their government and passage of important bills. Kejriwal further added that to save the nation both the prime ministerial candidates BJP’s Narendra Modi and Congress’ Rahul Gandhi have to be driven out of the country. Kejriwal was holding a road show in Amritsar to support his candidate, Dr. Daljit Singh, who is contesting from the city.Apr 11, 2014
John Paul II, the Polish pope who died in 2005, will be canonised on April 27th. A miracle came after Floribeth Mora Diaz, a woman from Costa Rica, was cured from a brain aneurysm on May 1, 2011, the same day the late pope was beatified. Duration: 02:33Apr 11, 2014
Mumbai, April 11 (ANI): After Mulayam Singh Yadav sparked controversy on Thursday by questioning the amended anti-rape law and the death sentence for rapists, Maharashtra Samajwadi Party chief Abu Azmi came up with another outrageous comment saying irrespective of consent any woman having sex with a man should be hanged. Restating his stand Azmi on Friday said that no one will like it if an unmarried couple is living together and having sex before marriage and they should be punished.Apr 11, 2014