Patidar leader Hardik Patel, who rose to prominence during the recent Gujarat state assembly elections, on Saturday announced his plans to revive the agitation seeking reservations for the Patidar community in government jobs and college admissions.
Patel conducted a Patidar Nyay Panchayat (Patidar Justice Panchayat) at Surendranagar’s Moti Malvan village on Saturday, to “re-energise” the reservation agitation, on the same day that the NDA government marked 4 years at the Centre.
At least 11 people have been killed, including 4 women and 2 children, and 20 others injured in a major road accident involving 4 vehicles including a TSRTC bus on Saturday evening near Pragnapur in Siddipet district of Telangana.
According to the police, the accident took place when the driver of a TSRTC airconditioned Rajdhani bus travelling from Secunderabad to Mancheryal lost control over the wheel and hit a lorry from behind. Due to the impact of the collision, the bus turned on its side, killing...
Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who is also a member of the GST Council, on Saturday dismissed the views of other politicians that inclusion of fuel under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) would reduce fuel prices that have been hiked consecutively in the past 10+ days.
The hikes in the price of petrol and diesel have put strain onto the general public relying on fuel for their day-to-day commute, and pressure onto the Central government to control the sky-rocketing fuel prices.
Kolkata Knight Riders journey in the eleventh season of Indian Premier League came to an end on Friday post the team's loss to SunRisers Hyderabad in IPL 2018 Qualifier 2 by 14 runs at the Eden Gardens on Friday.
While Rashid Khan emerged as the star of the night, KKR boys' efforts didn't go unnoticed by the team's co-owner Shah Rukh Khan, who posted a heartfelt message for the entire team on Twitter along with his smiling picture.
Having finished as the second runner-up of the tournament, KKR...
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched an investigation into corruption allegations in the sport made in a documentary to be aired by news organisation Al Jazeera on Sunday. The documentary allegedly uncovers a groundsman agreeing to doctor pitches for test matches.
"The ICC is aware of an investigation into corruption in cricket by a news organisation and as you would expect we will take the contents of the programme and any allegations it may make very seriously," the governing...
The everyday spreading Nipah Virus (NiV) which has taken 12 lives so far was earlier said to be injected by fruit bats but the tests in the National Institute of Virology in Pune have ruled out that possibility after testing the dead bats found in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district on Saturday.
An official confirmed that even though the bats were carrying the Nipah virus, the reason behind their death was some other. Samples from dead bats were collected and sent to the National Institute of Virology...
5 Ghazals Of Jagjit Singh On His Birth Anniversary, That Made Him Immortal
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February 8 , 2017 , 10:25 IST
[caption id="attachment_245308" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Jagjit Singh[/caption]
Padma Bhushan awardee, the Ghazal King Jagjit Singh was born 76 years ago on this day, and in the course of his lifetime changed the field of music forever. At a time when songs were gaining popularity, the iconic Indian singer marked the return of the 'ghazal' which are now heard by people of all ages, with equal enthusiasm. Along with wife Chitra, another renowned Indian singer, he produced numerous songs and ghazals.
Although, there are numerous top ghazals of Jagjit Singh, here are 5:
Hothon Se Chhulo Tum
Tum Itna Jo Muskura Rahe Ho
Woh Kaghaz Ki Kashti
Chithi Na Koi Sandes
Tere Bina Zindagi Se Koi Shikwa To Nahin