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Ready for constructive cooperation, but can't be intimidated: Mamata
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) In an apparent message to the Narendra Modi-led Central government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said her Trinamool Congress was ready to cooperate with it for constructive work, but under no circumstances can it be intimidated into submission.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Bengali actress Rimjhim Mitra, two others join BJP
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Three days after a host of Bengali actors, including Parno Mittra, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Delhi, Bengali film and television actress Rimjhim Mitra followed suit on Sunday even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee blamed the BJP for creating fear in the minds of celebrities by using central agencies.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
JD-S open to Congress CM in Karnataka, claims Minister; ally denies
Bengaluru, July 21 (IANS) In a bid to save the coalition government in Karnataka, Congress Minister D.K. Shivakumar on Sunday claimed the alliance partner Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) was ready to make way for a Chief Minister from his party.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Force BJP to return black money, Mamata tells Trinamool workers (2nd Lead)
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday urged workers of her Trinamool Congress to hold "return black money" demonstrations across the state against the BJP in a bid to counter their ongoing "cut money" protests.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Thousands rush to mourn Dikshit, create chaos at cremation
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Heavy rush of mourners at the cremation of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit at the Nigambodh Ghat, here on Sunday afternoon, led to unruly scenes, forcing the security personnel to regulate entry and irate grievers raising slogans against the Delhi Police.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Undertrial in Amritsar drugs case dies in judicial custody
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death of the main accused in the recent Amritsar drugs case in judicial custody.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Haven't become MP to clean toilets, drains: Pragya Thakur
Bhopal, July 21 (IANS) Kicking up a new controversy, BJP's Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur on Sunday asserted that she had not been elected to the Parliament to clean toilets and drains.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
NRI businessman found dead in Taj Palace hotel
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A 35-year-old NRI businessman was found dead at the five-star Taj Palace in Chanakyapuri, here, the police said on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
PKL 7: Rahul, Manjeet shine in Thalaivas emphatic win over Titans
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Tamil Thalaivas outclassed Telugu Titans 39-26 in the first southern derby of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 here on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Sports,Other Sports
India withdrew request for financing Amaravati project: World Bank
Amaravati, July 21 (IANS) The World Bank, which has dropped its $300 million commitment for the new Andhra Pradesh capital last week, clarified on Sunday that the Indian government withdrew its request to finance the project.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Diplomacy,Business/Economy,Politics
PKL 7: Gujarat thrash defending champions Bengaluru 42-24
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Gujarat Fortune Giants avenged their loss in last year's final against Bengaluru Bulls in style as they hammered the Rohit Kumar-led side 42-24 in their opening match of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 here on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Sports,Other Sports
MP to reward Rs 2 cr to players on winning gold
Bhopal, July 21 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has decided to reward Rs 2 crore each to sportspersons on winning gold medal in international competitions.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics,Sports
Hold 'black money' protests against BJP, Mamata tells party cadre
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday urged workers of her Trinamool Congress to hold "return black money" demonstrations across the state against the BJP in a bid to counter their ongoing "cut money" protests.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Dhoni's proposal for training 'under process': Army
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Indian Army is yet to take a decision on cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni's request to undergo training with the Parachute Regiment, officials said.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Defence/Security,Cricket
Uttarakhand to enact law against benami properties
Dehradun, July 21 (IANS) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said, here on Sunday, his government would bring a benami property bill in the Assembly to check corruption.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Haryana Steelers face off against Puneri Paltan at Hyderabad
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Haryana Steelers will take on Puneri Paltan in their first match of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 7 in Hyderabad on Monday. In Season 6, Haryana Steelers finished sixth with 42 points while Puneri Paltan finished at the fourth place with 52 points.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Sports,Other Sports
Chandrayaan-2: Countdown for 'Bahubali' rocket take-off going smoothly
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) The countdown for Monday's Rs 978 crore Chandrayaan-2 mission launch that started at 6.43 p.m. is progressing smoothly, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Science/Tech,Technology
CTTF chairman Vivek Kohli unveils expansion plans
Cuttack, July 21 (IANS) The newly-elected chairman of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF), Vivek Kohli, spelt out his plans to expand the CTTF activities soon after taking charge.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Orissa,Sports,Other Sports
Sathiyan, Archana win mixed gold; Sharath stunned in quarters
Cuttack, July 21 (IANS) Indian mixed doubles pair of G. Sathiyan and Archana Kamath defeated Singapore duo Peng Yu En Koen and Goi Rui Xuan 3-0 at the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships to win the gold at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Orissa,Sports,Other Sports
Mamata accuses BJP of scam in Ujjwala scheme
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Accusing West Bengal BJP leaders of being involved in a scam relating to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said it needs to be probed as lot of complaints have been received.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Tendulkar congratulates Hima Das for dream run in Europe
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The accolades have been flowing for Hima Das as she collected five gold medals in Europe over the course of this month and the latest one has come from none other than cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar. On Sunday, the former India captain expressed his admiration for the 19-year-old ace sprinter through a tweet.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh on collusion course over Narmada waters
Bhopal, July 21 (IANS) Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh are on moving towards a collusion course over Narmada waters.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Twin celebration in Chahar household as Rahul joins Deepak in Team India
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Even as the spotlight had been on M.S. Dhonis future and India skipper Virat Kohlis decision to play in all three formats against the West Indies, for the Chahar household, it is time for double celebration as after Deepak, it is Rahul who has now made it to the national team. Rahul has been picked in the Indian team by the national selectors for the three T20Is against the West Indies.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Karnataka rebel MLAs seek SC order for floor test on Monday
New Delhi/Bengaluru, July 21 (IANS) The 15 Karnataka rebel Congress and JD-S legislators and 2 Independents on Sunday filed an joint petition in the Supreme Court seeking direction to Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar and Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy to hold the trust vote by 5 p.m. on Monday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Two women drown while swimming off Juhu Beach
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Two women, including a teenager, were drowned at the famed Juhu Beach here on Sunday evening after they went into the rough sea for a swim despite warnings, officials said.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Two Karnataka MLA move SC for immediate trust vote
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Two Independent legislators of Karnataka have moved the Supreme Court seeking a direction to conduct the trust vote in the Assembly immediately.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Sameera's son 'fascinated' by his newborn sister
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Actress Sameera Reddys son Hans can't take his eyes off his newborn sister and is "fascinated" by her. Sameera shared a photograph of her son looking at his sister and caressing her.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
MP Assembly meets on Sunday, conducts proceedings
Bhopal, July 21 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh Assembly met on Sunday, an official holiday, and took up legislative work.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
Bengal BJP dubs Trinamool Martyrs' Day rally a 'mega flop show'
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) West Bengal BJP President Dilip Ghosh on Sunday termed Trinamool Congress' Martyrs' Day rally as a "mega flop show" and claimed that the attendance in the rally was the lowest in its history of 26 years.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Scarlett case: HC refuses to show leniency to convict
Panaji, July 21 (IANS) Being a sole breadwinner is not enough reason for mitigating a sentence in a case involving pre-planned sexual assault and culpable homicide. The Panaji Bench of the Bombay High Court said in its order convicting Samson D'Souza, a beach shack worker, for 10 years for sexually assaulting 15-year-old Scarlett Keeling, a British national, and leaving her to die on a Goa beach in 2008.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Why not kill corrupt who looted Kashmir, Governor tells militants
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Satya Pal Malik said on Sunday the militants, if they have to, should kill the corrupt people who have looted Kashmir instead of the innocent.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security,Terrorism
CII identifies 31 products with high export potential
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has identified 31 items, including women's apparel, drugs, cyclic hydrocarbons, and furniture, with high potential for exports in a new study on boosting merchandise exports.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Mother moves SC seeking safe return of daughter
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A woman, fighting a legal battle with her estranged husband for the custody of children, has moved the Supreme Court seeking safe return of her daughter from the USA as the case is still pending in a Mumbai family court.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Militants' over-ground workers increase in J&K, police dispel fears
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Figures recently released by the Jammu and Kashmir Police indicate that while the number of militants has gone down during the last three years, the number of their sympathisers - over-ground workers (OGWs) - has gone up. This may seem alarming but police officials say mere numbers doesn't mean the situation is bad.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
#1MonthOfKabirSingh: Kiara gives 'award winning speech'
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Actress Kiara Advani went on a thanking spree on Sunday as her film "Kabir Singh" completed a month and her co-star Shahid Kapoor found her post nothing less than an "award winning speech". The film was released on June 21.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Bengali actress Rimjhim Mitra, two others join BJP
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Three days after a host of Bengali actors, including Parno Mittra, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Delhi, Bengali film and television actress Rimjhim Mitra followed suit, here on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
IL&FS way: If you can't change the rating, change the agency
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) As several instances of collusion between crisis-hit IL&FS and its credit rating agencies have surfaced from the forensic audit of the lending group, the Grant Thornton report also shows that at times when rating agencies informed the company about according low or negative ratings, key IL&FS management personnel would approach other agencies in search of desired ratings.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SRK thanks co-stars for making him, Aryan sound good
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, overwhelmed by the response he received for the Hindi version of Disneys "The Lion King", has thanked his co-actors for making him and son Aryan sound good in the live action film.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Hollywood
1 killed, 14 saved from Mumbai building blaze (2nd Lead)
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) One person was killed and another critically injured while 13 others were rescued from a fire that broke out in a four-storeyed building in Mumbai on Sunday afternoon.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Ignoring Shubman Gill for Windies tour angers fans
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Indian squads for the upcoming tour of the West Indies were announced on Sunday. While Mahendra Singh Dhoni had made himself unavailable for selection, Jasprit Bumrah has been named in the squad for the two-match Test series that will mark the end of the tour which also includes three T20 internationals and three ODIs.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Mamata says Centre cancelled trains to hamper TMC Martyrs' Day rally (Lead; correcting day in Para 3)
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday accused the BJP-led Central government of trying to prevent Trinamool Congress supporters from coming to its 'Matryrs' Day' rally by cancelling several trains to Kolkata.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Bhatt calls for scientific study on Uttarakhand's Garur Ganga river
Dehradun, July 21 (IANS) Uttarakhand BJP President and BJP MP from Nainital-Udham Singh Nagar Ajay Bhatt, whose claims in the Lok Sabha about the "miraculous" properties of Bageshwar's Garud Ganga river led to a controversy, on Sunday called for a scientific study to verify his claims.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Demarcation of J&K's Hokersar wetland reserve begins
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Authorities finally woke up after over 80 years of unchecked encroachment in Jammu and Kashmir's best known bird sanctuaries -- the Hokersar wetland reserve -- and have started a fresh demarcation process.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Environment/Wildlife
Congress reminds Mamata of her past association with the BJP
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Slamming West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for alleging that the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party share a parasitic relation in Bengal, state Congress chief Somen Mitra on Sunday reminded the Trinamool Congress chief of her past association with the saffron outfit and said his party would not take lessons from her on strategies to fight the BJP.
2019-07-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Prasad's stance on Rayudu doesn't go down well with BCCI
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) BCCI chief selector M.S.K. Prasad on Sunday fell just short of saying that he did take note of Ambati Rayudus sarcastic tweet and said that he enjoyed the "3D" tweet which the former India batsman had posted after he was excluded from the squad for the recently concluded World Cup where India lost to New Zealand in the semifinal.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
TikTok parent ByteDance to set up India data centre
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Facing pressure from the Indian government to store data within the country borders, Beijing-based ByteDance that owns the popular short video-sharing app TikTok on Sunday said it was planning to set up a data centre in India.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights
"Climate-resilient traditional practices can protect rural livelihood'
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Rajeev Dhawad, who has sown wheat, cotton, soybean in his 30-acre farm near Nagpur this kharif season, has not hit the panic button yet though the rains are missing in his area from the past two weeks. The soil in the farm still has retained moisture thanks to the organic farming -- that he claims can help farmers to face the vagaries of weather.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Human Interest/Society
Upgrade your gym wardrobe & flow with the trend
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) To make workout sessions interesting, experts suggest an upgrade of gym wardrobe with certain essentials.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Thousands bid farewell to Sheila Dikshit
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Amid chaotic scenes, three-time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was cremated here on Sunday as VIPs and thousands of commoners watched, a day after the veteran Congress leader suffered cardiac arrest and died.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
4 lynched in Jharkhand for 'practicing' witchcraft
Ranchi, July 21 (IANS) In another case of mob lynching, four persons were thrashed and killed in the Gumla district of Jharkhand on Sunday.
2019-07-21
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident