Gopalkrishna Gandhi writes to ECI to ban all rallies in Bengal

New Delhi, Apr 18 (UNI) Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi on Sunday wrote to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to immediately ban political rallies and door-to-door campaign in poll-bound Bengal to prevent Covid outburst.
In his letter, Mr Gandhi asked t

'My Tirth India' provides services of 'online darshan'

New Delhi, Apr 17 (UNI) Pilgrimage business and the 'yatras' have been affected quite hard in this pandemic and in such a situation where movements are restricted, My Tirth India (MTI), a religious pilgrimage site, is providing the services of 'online darshan' and

Indian embassy in US mourns loss of eight lives in Indianapolis shooting

Washington, Apr 17(UNI) The Indian Embassy in the United States has condoled the death of eight people, including four Sikhs, in a mass shooting incident at FedEx facility in Indianapolis.

'We convey our heartfelt condolences to the families of those who lost t

Prajnesh moves up; Balaji- Nedunchezhiyan upset

Chandigarh, Apr 14 (UNI) Sixth seed Indian Prajnesh Gunneswaran (138th) did not face any tough resistance from Matthew Ebden (228th) of Australia in the first round match of the $ 52,080 Orlando Challenger Tennis in Florida (USA) .

Prajnesh Gunneswaran took one hou

EC imposes 24-hour campaigning ban on Mamata Banerjee

New Delhi, Apr 12 (UNI) The Election Commission on Monday imposed a 24-hour campaigning ban from 2000 hrs April 12 to 2000 hrs April 13 on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the violation of Model Code of Conduct.

".....[Ms Banerjee] made highly hi

FIH Pro League: India crush Argentina 3-0, jump to 4th spot

Buenos Aires, Apr 12 (UNI) The Indian men's hockey team registered a comprehensive 3-0 win over reigning Olympic champions Argentina in the second match of the FIH Pro League here to jump to the fourth spot in the points table.
Goals from Harmanpreet Singh (11th minute

Mamata says EC should rename MCC as Modi Code of Conduct

Kolkata, Apr 11 (UNI) Irked by the EC's blanket ban on the politicians from visiting the trouble-torn Cooch Behar district where four youths fell to the bullets on Saturday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said. "EC should rename

Mamata Banerjee-s OSD removed by EC in the Nandigram incident

Kolkata, Apr 10 (UNI) The Election Commission of India has removed a special duty officer (OSD),

Asoke Chakraborty in chief minister Mamata Banerjee's security staff for alleged dereliction of duty.

Asoke Chakraborty is in the rank of police supe

SBI up 2.25 pc to Rs 358.45

Mumbai, Apr 7 (UNI) SBI on Wednesday moved up by 2.25 pc to Rs 358.45, becoming major gainer in 30 scrips of BSE.
Other gainers were M& M by 2.11 pc to Rs 797.65, ICICI Bank by 2.05 pc to Rs 577.55, Nestle India by 2.02 pc to Rs 17,422.95 and IndusInd Bank by 2.02 pc t

India, China to hold 11th round of talks in Chushul on Friday for further disengagement

New Delhi, Apr 7 (UNI) India and China are likely to hold the eleventh round of top commanders' meeting on April 9 to further resolve the border tension in remaining areas of eastern Ladakh,
Confirming the development, a senior Army officer said, “The talks betwe