Jakarta: India’s Arpinder Singh bagged gold in the men’s triple jump competition at the 18th Asian Games here on Wednesday. The 25-year-old returned with his best effort of 16.77 metres in the final, which ensured him a yellow metal and it was after 48 long years that India bagged a gold in the event. Also Read: PM …

Ranchi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of pushing the country towards Emergency, RJD leader Lalu Prasad on Wednesday alleged that the government had a plan to jail all non-BJP leaders before the next Lok Sabha election. Arriving here by a private flight to surrender before a court, the former Bihar Chief Minister came down heavily on …

Lucknow: Marginalised in the Samajwadi Party of which he was a founder member, Shivpal Singh Yadav on Wednesday floated a ‘Samajwadi Secular Front’ and urged people who he said might be feeling humiliated in the SP to join him. Once a powerful leader in the Samajwadi Party, the younger brother of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister …

New Delhi: Preparing for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls and Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took stock of the implementation of the various welfare schemes with Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of 15 states, who took a pledge to ensure that he comes back to power with a bigger majority in Parliament. …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed the Maharashtra Police not to take human rights activist Gautam Navlakha, arrested on terror charges, out of Delhi till Wednesday and to keep him under house arrest till further orders. Journalist Navlakha was arrested from his residence in south Delhi’s Nehru Enclave by a police team from …

Jakarta: India’s Manjit Singh and Jinson Johnson claimed the gold and silver medals respectively in the 800 metres race at the 18th Asian Games here on Tuesday. Manjit finished first with a timing of one minute and 46.15 seconds. Jinson was 0.20 seconds behind his compatriot. Also Read: Indian shuttler PV Sindhu settles for Asiad silver India …

Mumbai: Actress Disha Patani on Tuesday said she has not walked out of any project with Hrithik Roshan, contrary to media reports blaming the ‘Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai’ star of scaring her off with flirtatious behaviour. Disha shot down what she called ‘childish and irresponsible gossip about Hrithik sir and me’ via social media. “I would …