Report by- Vivek Singh Chauhan Lucknow: The spectre of excess fee in private medical colleges has reared its head again, hence shattering the dreams of several students who were willing to pursue their MBBS and BDS courses. The counseling for admission in medical courses, held on Wednesday at the Ram Manohar Lohia Medical Institute here, …

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed the ongoing development programme being run in 17 states located along the international borders, an official said. Chairing the meeting, Rajnath Singh interacted with field-level officers to review the Border Area Development Programme (BADP). Union Ministers of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir and Kiren Rijiju, …

New Delhi: A major controversy brewed on Thursday over Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s remarks that a Hindu Pakistan would be created if the BJP returns to power with the Congress asking him to be restrained after the saffron party attacked him. The Thiruvananthapuram MP, however, refused to retract, saying the BJP-RSS idea of a Hindu Rashtra …

Nottingham: Winning the crucial toss, India elected to bowl first against England in first of the three-One Day International (ODI) series at the Trent Bridge here on Thursday. Indian captain Virat Kohli has retained the same batting lineup from the T20I series with Lokesh Rahul and Suresh Raina finding place in the playing XI. On …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted on Thursday that India should showcase its great heritage with pride and confidence to the world. Modi made the remarks while inaugurating Dharohar Bhawan, the new headquarters building of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). Emphasizing the need for people to take pride in the country’s history and archaeological …

Patna: BJP President Amit Shah arrived here on Thursday and met JD-U chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at breakfast. Shah, who is here to interact with party leaders and workers to design strategies leading up to the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, met the Janata Dal-United President soon after his arrival. The Bharatiya Janata Party …