Dense fog engulfs Delhi, flight operations at IGI airport disrupted

One International flight coming from Singapore was diverted to Kolkata due to dense fog. Dense fog engulfed the national capital and its surrounding areas Friday, leading to disruption in flight operations at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI). Two flights were diverted between 5:30 am and 8:30 am, news agency PTI reported. Arrivals and departures […]


Bihar: Industry department joint director arrested for liquor possession

Special Vigilance Unit conducted raids at his premises in disproportionate assets case Patna police on Wednesday evening arrested joint director of Bihar industry department for possession of liquor at his home after Special Vigilance Unit (SVU) conducted a search at the officer’s residence in connection with a disproportionate assets case. The SVU conducted searches at […]


Month on, few leads on missing J&K student

With his mobile phone’s last known location pointing to Ludhiana on December 13, police said they are waiting for a report from the Punjab Police on CCTV footage of his possible locations. The 23-year-old Kashmiri student from a Noida university who disappeared more than a month ago continues to remain missing, police said. With his […]


BJP to win 74 of 80 UP seats: JP Nadda

“We knew that it (SP-BSP alliance) is going to happen…This itself speaks about the strength of BJP..,” Nadda said. Claiming that he had anticipated the SP-BSP alliance, Union Minister and the party’s state election-in-charge J P Nadda on Wednesday claimed that the BJP will win 74 of the total 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar […]


Cinema paradiso

Srinagar is set get its first multiplex. The return of the silver screen is welcome Theoretically, of course, conflict is at the heart of all forms of narrative storytelling — it is through oppositions and crises that a plot moves forward. But cinema has, historically, had a special relationship with war and strife. It has […]


Congress to take out 12 Rahul Gandhi rallies across Uttar Pradesh

Apart from Lucknow, other venues shortlisted include Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s Lok Sabha constituency Gorakhpur, Dimple Yadav’s constituency Kannauj, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi. The Congress, which recently announced that it would contest all 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh on its own, has scheduled 12 rallies of party president Rahul Gandhi across […]