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New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Friday again witnessed fiery speeches from Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Zubin Irani and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati when their face off got murkier. The latter challenged Smriti to chop off her head and keep it on her foot. Adding, “the Central Government is mum on …

Lucknow: For about 50 years there were no toilets in the Indian railway and the condition was pathetic but with no option left Indians travelled in the railways. Interestingly the condition of the Indian Railway has improved a lot with change in time. Besides having toilets, the Indian railway now in current time caters a …

New Delhi: After a viral post of JNU alumnus Swara Bhaskar about the whole issue, another Bollywood celebrity Huma Qureshi has also come out in an open support to Umar Khalid saying media is witch hunting in the issue and levelling undue allegations. Huma, also a JNU alumnus, said Umar was his junior and was being targeted unnecessarily. Five students of Jawaharlal …

New Delhi: The water crisis in Delhi due to Jat reservation agitation in Haryana may take three to four days to be resolved , Delhi Jal Board officials said on Monday. Delhi, which received million gallons of water supply from Haryana on daily basis, had to go through a severe crisis as the Jat protestors vandalized a …

Lucknow: The customary exchange of mementos marked the successful completion on February 21, the momentous 13-day Indo-Nepal Combined Military Training Exercise Surya Kiran-IX Pithoragarh concluded on February 21 .The exercise had commenced February 8 last under the aegis of Panchshul Brigade wherein an Infantry Battalion of Indian Army and Shree Rudra Dhoj Battalion of Nepalese Army participated …

Allahabad: Union minister of state for micro, small and medium enterprises Giriraj Singh on Saturday said that Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi is speaking the language of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed. “Hafiz would be very happy with the statement made by Rahul,” he said Giriraj’s comments: Rahul Gandhi takes ‘freedom of speech’ for granted. The leftists and …

Srinagar: Terrorists attacked a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) fleet near Pampore on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday. Eleven police personnel were injured in the terrorist attack. The encounter is ongoing and two to three terrorists are hidden inside a government building. 15 to 20 persons including government employees are also trapped inside the building. The highway …

Lucknow: More problems are ringing up for Ringing Bell Company,claiming to provide the world’s cheapest smartphone Freedom-251 at just Rs 251,  as Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM) has lodged  a complaint against it. The office bearers of ASSOCHAM have registered a complaint in this regard at the Hazaratganj police station of Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh …