Agnipath protests: Andhra police detains Army training centres’ owner over suspicion of arson in Secunderabad

Andhra Pradesh Police on Saturday detained a man named Subba Rao who ran Army training centres in Palnadu district on the suspicion that he is the conspirator in Thursday’s arson at Secunderabad Railway station in Telangana, said the police. He will further be handed over to Railway Police, added the police. Earlier […]

Anti-corruption raids: Property, assets worth crores unearthed from Karnataka gardner

Karnataka Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials were in for a shock as they unearthed the wealth of Shivalingaiah, a gardener in Bangalore Development Authority who allegedly owned four houses, agricultural and commercial land, three cars along with other assets. According to a statement by ACB, the gardener owned three houses, five prime […]

Plea in SC seeking to set up SIT to probe violent protests over Agnipath scheme

A petition has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to conduct an inquiry into the violent protest that erupted against the “Agnipath” scheme launched by the Central Government and to investigate the damage caused to the public property including Railways. The petition also […]

PM Modi inaugurates, lays foundation stone of projects worth over Rs 21,000 cr in Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of development projects worth over Rs 21,000 crores in Gujarat on Saturday. Beneficiaries of various government schemes participated in Gujarat Gaurav Abhiyan at Vadodara on Saturday. The Prime Minister dedicated and laid the foundation stone of various Railway projects worth […]

Pawan Khera appointed as Congress’s Media and Publicity dept chairman

Congress on Saturday appointed the party’s national spokesperson, Pawan Khera as the Chairman of Media and Publicity in the new Communications Department with immediate effect on Saturday. “Congress President has approved the appointment of Pawan Khera as the Chairman of Media and Publicity in the new Communications Department, with immediate […]

Anti-Agnipath protests: Bihar Police probing role of coaching centres in inciting violence

Bihar Police on Saturday said it is probing the role of coaching centres in inciting violent protests against the Centre’s Agnipath recruitment scheme in the state. Students’ organisations in Bihar, led by the All India Students’ Association, have called a 24-hour Bihar bandh today demanding an immediate rollback of the new recruitment […]

Snapchat tests paid subscription called Snapchat Plus

Snapchat is internally testing a paid subscription called Snapchat Plus, which appears to give users early access to features as well as other abilities. In a statement to The Verge, Snap spokesperson Liz Markman said, “We’re doing early internal testing of Snapchat Plus, a new subscription service for Snapchatters. We’re excited about the potential […]