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  • Nagrota to be developed as model across Jammu region: Devender Singh Rana 4 days ago

    Jammu: Senior National Conference leader Devender Singh Rana on Sunday said that a strong edifice would be laid to make Nagrota Assembly constituency a model across the Jammu region. "A beginning has already been made during recent years and the tempo to transform will get big push with National Conference forming...
  • Shelling on border act of desperation by Pakistan: NC October 7, 2014

    Jammu: The shelling on border is an act of desperation by "politically unstable" Pakistan which is emerging as a serious threat to peace in sub-continent, ruling National Conference said on Tuesday. "Silence of guns after the ceasefire agreement during the tenure of (former prime minister) Atal Bihari Vajpayee had instilled...
  • Asian Games: Indians finish 4th, 5th in 50km race walk October 1, 2014

    Incheon: Sandeep Kumar and Basanta Bahadur Rana failed to add to India's medal tally as they finished fourth and fifth in the men's 50km race walk event of the 17th Asian Games here on Wednesday. Sandeep Kumar and Basanta Rana were sixth and seventh -- the final two places -- before...
  • J&K: NC seeks 'massive' funding for reconstruction work September 29, 2014

    Jammu: Expressing concern over loss of life and property due to floods and landslides in the state, the National Conference on Monday sought a massive central assistance for rehabilitation of flood victims and reconstruction of damaged infrastructure. "We seek a massive central assistance for rehabilitation of flood sufferers and reconstruction...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to flag off CRPF marathon on October 12 September 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Cricket star Sachin Tendulkar will flag off the first-ever 'unity' marathon run being hosted here by the country's largest paramilitary CRPF on October 12. The force will conduct 'Run for Unity' half-marathon as part of celebrating 75 years of its raising in 2014. "Master blaster Sachin...
  • 'Desi Kattey' review: The film is sordid and a painfully long affair September 26, 2014

    Cast: Jay Bhanushali, Akhil Kapur, Ashutosh Rana, Tia Bajpai, Sasha Agha, Suniel Shetty, Murli Sharma Director: Anand Kumar Running time:: 2 hours 23 minutes Rating: 1/5 New Delhi: Director Anand Kumar's latest film 'Desi Kattey' hit the screens today. Starring television actor Jay Bhanushali and Vinod Khanna's nephew Akhil Kapur in leading roles, the...
  • Asian Games coach Manoj Rana, gymnast Chandan Pathak accused of harassing girl in training camp September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A woman gymnast accused Asian Games coach Monoj Rana and an international level gymnast Chandan Pathak of making obscene and lewd remarks against her at the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex in New Delhi on Wednesday. The accusation comes just days before the start of the Asian Games in...
  • Indian walkers going extra mile for Asiad medals September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian race walkers are going the extra mile as they target medals at the Asian Games, starting on Friday in the South Korean city of Incheon. Olympian Irfan Thodi, who finished 10th at the 2012 London Olympics, Ganapathy K. and Khusbir Kaur are India's hopes in the 20km walk...
  • Phoolan Devi murder case: Sher Singh Rana sentenced to life imprisonment August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Sher Singh Rana, convicted for the murder of Samajwadi Party MP Phoolan Devi, has been sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 1 lakh by a Delhi court on Thursday. Prosecution lawyer Manisha Sharma said that the court did not find the case rarest of rare...
  • Phoolan murder: Court to pronounce quantum of sentence on August 14 August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday fixed August 14 for pronouncing the quantum of sentence against Sher Singh Rana for the murder of banditturnedpolitician Phoolan Devi here in 2001 with the prosecution seeking death penalty for him. Additional Sessions Judge Bharat Parashar reserved...
  • Sher Singh Rana convicted in Phoolan Devi murder case, 10 others acquitted August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has convicted Sher Singh Rana for the murder of Samajwadi Party MP Phoolan Devi, who was gunned down in 2001 in New Delhi. Rana has been convicted under Section 302 and Section 307 of the Indian Penel Code and the court will pronounce the quantum...
  • Why Ashutosh Rana as Alia Bhatt's father in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' is every lovestruck boy's nightmare July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Seriously. It is all in the eyes. Don't you remember the heroes and villains locked in a deathstare? The one who blinks first, loses. One of the things that caught our attention in the latest film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya' apart from Alia Bhatt's over the top makeup...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Case filed against 10 community leaders June 24, 2014

    District authorities have filed a case against 10 political and community leaders including exBSP MP Kadir Rana and former Uttar Pradesh minister Saeeduzama of Congress for allegedly making inflammatory speeches. The case was filed on Monday in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Garima Choudhry in connection with the alleged hate...
  • 700 cadets pass out from Indian Military Academy June 14, 2014

    A total of 700 cadets passed out from the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun on Saturday of which 636 joined the Indian Army while the remaining were foreign cadets, an official said. The foreign cadets are from Bhutan, Ethiopia, Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan. After the passing out parade, the...
  • India Inc lay out agenda for new government May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Pitching for a more industryfriendly business climate, India Inc on Monday asked the incoming government led by Narendra Modi to initiate steps aimed at promoting investments and reviving manufacturing, while putting in place a non adversarial tax regime. "They need to resolve the retrospective and other taxation matters and...
  • Repolling at three booths in Muzaffarnagar to be held on May 13 May 12, 2014

    Repolling at three booths in the riotaffected Muzaffarnagar district will now be held on May 13 as per election commission orders, official sources said on Monday. Additional District Magistrate Indermani Tripathi said that repolling in three booths of Behlolpur, Rasoolpur Jattan and Noonakhera here will be held on May 13 instead...
  • Thalaiva's Twitter debut: Rajinikanth attracts over 150,000 followers on day one May 6, 2014

    Chennai: The true 'Thalaivar' Rajinikanth, who made his debut on Twitter Monday, attracted over 150,000 'followers' on his first day of joining the social networking platform. "Salutation to the Lord. Vaaakkam Anaivarukkum! A big thank you to all my fans. Excited on this digital journey," read the first tweet by the...
  • SP nominee held at IGI airport after bullet was found in his baggage April 27, 2014

    Samajwadi Party candidate from Bijnor Lok Sabha seat of Uttar Pradesh, Shahnawaz Rana was arrested at the IGI Airport here after a live cartridge was found in his hand baggage, police said on Saturday. The incident took place last evening when Rana had reached the airport to catch a Jet Airways...
  • Communal divide evident as Muzaffarnagar votes for LS polls April 10, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: Voting in the riot-battered western Uttar Pradesh took place in the third phase of LS polls on Thursday. The worst hit Muzaffarnagar saw 69 per cent turnout, however, the divide between communities in the region came fore with an increased turnout. The inherent fault lines in Muzaffarnagar lie exposed with...
  • LS polls: With around 5 million people voting, Madhya Pradesh records 52.80 percent turnout April 10, 2014

    Around 5 million people of 9 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh sealed the fate of 118 candidates under the first phase of polling for Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. The polling which began at a rather slow pace ended in the evening with 52.80 percent voter turnout. Voting took place...
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh bags a song with Miss India Koyal Rana April 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Rapper-composer Yo Yo Honey Singh, who is currently exploring the West for musical opportunities, will be composing and recording a song for Femina Miss India 2014 Koyal Rana. The "Blue Eyes" hitmaker has been roped in to shoot a music video with Koyal. "That is a commitment I made before my...
  • No fresh petition filed for bail cancellation of Muzaffarnagar riot accused April 9, 2014

    No fresh application was moved by the UP government to High Court or lower court in connection with cancellation of bail of the 50 politicians accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots. District government counsel Dushyant Tyagi said no fresh application of cancellation of bail was moved in the High Court or district...
  • UP seeks cancellation of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused's bail April 8, 2014

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail to 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The accused include BJP MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana and BSP MLA Kadir Rana. For Sangeet Som,...
  • Jaipur girl Koyal Rana wins Miss India 2014 title April 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Jaipur girl Koyal Rana was crowned the new Femina Miss India 2014 in a star studded event at the Yash Raj Studio in Mumbai on Saturday night. She was crowned with the Miss India World title and was selected amongst 24 other gorgeous finalist. The runners up were Jhataleka...
  • MPs Rating: BSP MP Qadir Rana scores 5.2 on a scale of 10 April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Qadir Rana is the sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. An accused in the Muzaffarnagar communal riots, Rana has scored 5.2 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He has scored 4.4...
  • Mayawati to campaign for riot-accused Qadir Rana in Muzaffarnagar April 3, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati will be campaigning for Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar on Thursday. The party has fielded Qadir Rana in the constituency which is recovering its wounds of communal violence. Rana, was accused of making hate speeches during the Muzaffarnagar riots. The party supremo received flak...
  • Mayawati to address election rally in Amravati tomorrow March 26, 2014

    Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati will address a public rally in Amravati on Thursday morning, which would be her only one in the Vidarbha region, before flying to Nashik for another rally there, party sources said in Nagpur on Wednesday. She would also launch the BSP's campaign from Amravati tomorrow...
  • BSP MP Kadir Rana's car attacked in Muzaffarnagar, escapes unhurt March 26, 2014

    BSP candidate Kadir Rana's car was on Wednesday attacked by some stone pelting protesters while the leader was canvassing for the Lok Sabha polls in Muzaffarnagar district. Police said some people attacked the BSP leader's car while he was electioneering for the ensuing polls at Nirmana village in the district. Rana...