New Delhi sources stated that two digital applications (apps) developed by Indian under-graduate students for women's safety and to check air pollution in Delhi on smart phones won Marconi Society annual awards for the good of humanity. An official said "The Android application named 'Rakshak' detects speech patterns through an audio microphone of any user's smart phone".
New Delhi sources stated that Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram got a sigh of relief as the Apex Court granted bail to him in the INX Media corruption case lodged by the CBI. Meanwhile he was in Tihar jail from last two months and the Supreme Court delivered judgment on the plea by Chidambaram's counsel challenging the Delhi High Court's verdict denying him bail in the case.
Washington sources reported that Keeping up with the tradition, US President Donald Trump will celebrate the festival of lights, Diwali at the White House on Thursday (October 24), three days prior to the beginning of the celebrations in India. Meanwhile the White House said that Trump will light the ceremonial diya on Thursday and as of now this information is only available.
Sources from Srinagar stated that Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said India will dismantle terrorist infrastructures inside Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) if the terrorism emanating from the neighboring country's soil is not dealt with. He said when speaking to reporters
YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy had been to New Delhi on Monday on a two-day tour has recovered a cold response from the Central Government. Jagan had to wait for one full day to get the appointment of Union home minister and BJP national president Amit Shah.
Telangana Police had seized AP CM Jagan Car. Shocking is not it? On Saturday, vehicle number AP 10 BD 7299 was found driving without a proper registration number plate. Instead, it had put both at the front and the back, AP CM JAGAN in bold letters as its calling card.
YSRCP made a satire at CBN when he failed to get Prime Minister Narendra Modi denied appointment to CBN. Now, political situation has changed. AP Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has waiting for Home Minister Amit Shah since two days.
The Polling for Huzurnagar by-election has concluded and the voter turn-out is better than what was registered in the Assembly election. The result will be out on 24th of this month and there is anxiety about who will win the election.
Vijayawada sources stated that in a first, Andhra Pradesh is raising anti-plastic awareness by offering free vegetables for returned plastic bottles and bags at one of the Rythu Bazaars in Tenali in Guntur district. Meanwhile consumers would get free vegetables of the same weight as the plastic waste they return and the officials said it would also help reusable jute and cotton bags.
After the law was passed in August in parliament which declares three years imprisonment for instant triple Talaq for the husband, the board decided to challenge it in the apex court.
All India Muslim personal law board (AIMPLB) will move to supreme court for challenging criminalization of instant triple Talaq law, the law came into existence after it was passed in parliament in month of August this year, as per the Muslim Women (protection of rights on marriage act 2019) husband can’t divo
Chennai sources stated that a team of veterinarians removed 52 kilograms of plastic waste from inside the stomach of a cow through a surgery that lasted over five hours in Vepery, Chennai. Meanwhile surgeons from Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) operated on the bovine to remove the plastic which was ingested by the bovine over a period of two years probably while foraging for food.
Ever since PMC bank scam unearthed there has been utter confusion and stress among the bank customers, fear of losing money has left many account holders distressed and despaired.
PMC (Punjab and Maharashtra co-operative bank) scam claimed one more life in Maharashtra, this is the fifth death reported so far relating to bank scam, a septuagenarian woman reportedly because of vast amount of money was parked in the bank by her daughter and son-in-law.
Bharathi Sadarangani died of cardi
Washington sources reported that a delay in connection between Trump and the space station made for a short period of silence, before Meir made it clear that she and Koch were not the first female spacewalker. Previously in 1984, Svetlana Yevgenyevna Savitskaya became the first woman to complete a spacewalk. In the 35 years since, a total of 15 women have spacewalked.
Reportedly Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi and DMK chief MK Stalin have become embroiled in a war of words over Yanam, one of the four districts in the union territory. Previously Stalin accused the Lt Governor of attempting to give an island belonging to the district over to Andhra Pradesh. Kiran Bedi has responded to the allegations stating that she had personally seen 'gross environmental
Reportedly a delay of more than three hours in the running of Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express on October 19 has cost IRCTC around Rs 1.62 lakh which the railway subsidiary will pay through its insurance companies as compensation to around 950 passengers, a first in the history of Indian Railways. The officials said on Monday “The train started from Lucknow at around 9.55 am instead of its scheduled
Reportedly the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) appears to be set to win with a bigger mandate this time in Maharashtra and Haryana, exit polls predicted, where both Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections were held on Monday. Perhaps the exit polls predict nothing but a cakewalk for the BJP, which had brought the issue of abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and national security
New Delhi sources stated that in a strong counter-attack, the Indian army killed at least six Pakistani soldiers and destroyed four terror launch pads along the line of control, opposite the Tangdhar sector, through heavy targeted artillery shelling. Meanwhile the Indian army action was in retaliation to the Pakistan army’s gross violation of the ceasefire on Saturday night to push terrorists
Mumbai sources stated that in a bid to make the polling process convenient for women voters, temporary crèches for their children have seen set up for the first time in some Assembly segments of Maharashtra. An official said on Monday “Since many women voters have no option but to carry their children along with them to the polling booths, the Election Commission came up with this initiative”.
Reportedly Karnataka Chief Minister Yeddyurappa has reportedly asked former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to vacate Cauvery, the government bungalow in Bengaluru's Kumara Park area, where he has been based for the last six years, after he served as the Chief Minister from 2013 to 2018. Meanwhile the Department of Personnel and Administrative Services (DPAR) reportedly offered Siddaramaiah the option
According to sources as rains continue to batter the district, schools and colleges (including professional colleges) in Ernakulam will remain closed on Tuesday and the announcement was made by the Ernakulam district collector on Monday. Meanwhile, seven districts in Kerala have been issued a red warning on Monday. A red warning issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) urges authorities to “take action”.
According to sources Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio which faced protests from its customers after implementing 6 paise per minute charge for making voice calls to other rival networks, now has taken the decision to please its customers with a variety of schemes. Reportedly Reliance Jio has launched three new mobile recharge plans today (October 21) with Jio All-in-One Plans (Three Recharge Plans)
Sources stated Prime Minister Narendra Modi releasing a Tamil version of his poem on Mamallapuram’s beauty has won appreciation from Tamil film personalities. When acknowledging their appreciation, the Prime Minister said, "The Tamil language is beautiful, the Tamil people are exceptional."
Reportedly as rains continue to lash parts of Tamilnadu over the weekend, schools and colleges in a few districts will remain shut on Monday as per an order from the district collectors. Meanwhile Northeast monsoon arrived in Tamilnadu a few days ago, bringing heavy showers with it across the state and the rains have been widespread so far, disrupting the normal lives of the people living in the state.
According to sources the Telangana government has urged the Centre to provide financial assistance of Rs.3,418 crore for Hyderabad Pharma City proposed to be developed near Hyderabad. Meanwhile Industries Minister K.T. Rama Rao has written to Union Commerce & Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Union Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
Reportedly Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped in to remove "regulatory hurdles" in a project to fly a small experimental aircraft build indigenous, the Prime Minister's Office said on Monday. Meanwhile the prime minister met a young innovator Amol Yadav and he is a pilot by profession, he had taken up the initiative of manufacturing of small aircrafts in India.
Entire Telangana Police Department is searching for one person right from morning. Congress party has called for seizing Pragathi Bhavan in support of RTC demands. Police has start searching for Congress party leaders and make them under house arrest.
The Polling for Huzoornagar By-Election has concluded a little while ago and the result will be out on the 24th of this month. The by-poll has been necessitated due to the resignation of state Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy after his election to the Lok Sabha. He had fielded his wife, Padmavathi Reddy as the candidate.