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Sacked BSF Soldier To Contest Haryana Polls Against Manohar Lal Khattar

Sacked BSF Soldier To Contest Haryana Polls Against Manohar Lal Khattar

Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 30, 2019, Chandigarh

Sacked BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav, who had sought to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2019 general elections, on Monday said he will contest against Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in the October 21 Assembly polls.

Wrestlers Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt Among BJP's Haryana Candidates

Wrestlers Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt Among BJP's Haryana Candidates

Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Debanish Achom | Monday September 30, 2019, New Delhi

Haryana BJP Candidate List: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar of the BJP will contest the state election from Karnal assembly seat, while sports stars Babita Phogat and Yogeshwar Dutt have got BJP tickets. Thirty-eight MLAs are contesting and seven have been dropped, BJP national general secretary Arun Singh said.

From Shiv Sena Cub To Tiger, Aaditya Thackeray Takes Centre Stage In 2019

From Shiv Sena Cub To Tiger, Aaditya Thackeray Takes Centre Stage In 2019

Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 30, 2019, Mumbai

Aaditya Thackeray debuted in politics when his grandfather and Shiv Sena patriarch Balasaheb Thackeray told a huge crowd that he was the future of the party. He handed him a sword to symbolically appoint him the leader of the Yuva Sena, the party's youth wing.

India's New Air Chief, 'Sword Of Honour' Winner Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria

India's New Air Chief, 'Sword Of Honour' Winner Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria

Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Friday September 20, 2019, New Delhi

Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria, who flew the Tejas fighter jet as a test pilot and was among the first IAFofficers to fly the French-made Rafale fighter jet, was named the next Chief of Air Staff and will take over from current Air Chief, BS Dhanoa, on September 30

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 19, 2019, Washington

Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy students.

Inspired By Super 30, Odisha Tea-Seller Helps Poor Students Crack NEET

Inspired By Super 30, Odisha Tea-Seller Helps Poor Students Crack NEET

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 12, 2019, Bhubaneswar

A noble initiative in Odisha akin to famed Super 30 experiment of the mathematician Anand Kumar, is giving wings to wards of humble vegetable sellers, fishermen and marginal farmers to crack the NEET exam and qualify for admission in medical colleges.

An Eminent Lawyer, Ram Jethmalani's Political Life Had Many Flavours

An Eminent Lawyer, Ram Jethmalani's Political Life Had Many Flavours

ANI | Sunday September 08, 2019, New Delhi

Outspoken, courageous, feisty and ebullient, Ram Jethmalani was one of the most eminent lawyers of the country and a politician whose political life had many flavours.

Ram Jethmalani, Ace Lawyer Who Always Spoke His Mind

Ram Jethmalani, Ace Lawyer Who Always Spoke His Mind

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 08, 2019, New Delhi

Veteran lawyer Ram Jethmalani - who died today at the age of 95 - was known as a doyen of the criminal law, defending not only the rich and the famous, but also scamsters and terrorists in some of the most sensational crimes. His choice of cases set him apart - most grabbed public attention for years, often becoming legal landmarks.

In Digital Era, 80-Plus Tarun Gogoi Logs In For Tough Battle In Assam

In Digital Era, 80-Plus Tarun Gogoi Logs In For Tough Battle In Assam

Written by Anindita Sanyal | Friday April 01, 2016, Guwahati

Three consecutive terms in Assam have proved Tarun Gogoi is one of the most popular chief ministers of the country. Lately, he has received much attention over his age-related tiff with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.