30-yr-old man booked for sodomy

Palghar, Feb. 19 -- A 30-year-old man from Tulinj of Vasai has been charged by the district Rural Police for allegedly having unnatural sex with a teenager. An offence under sections 377 and 506 of I... Read More

20th Bodywear exhibition to be held in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Feb. 19 -- The 20th edition of Bodywear exhibition, the largest B2B event of inner wear makers in India, would be held in Ahmedabad. Chief Organiser of the event Sanjay Manocha said that... Read More

Wife kills husband over extra-marital affair

Palghar, Feb. 19 -- The City police on Tuesday arrested a 28-year-old house wife and her paramour from Boisar, on the alleged charges of brutally killing her husband and dumping his body in some isola... Read More

Rahul appoints AICC secs for UP East & UP West to assist Priyanka Gandhi & Jyotiraditya Scindia

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday appointed three AICC secretaries each for Uttar Pradesh east and Uttar Pradesh west to assist General secretary In-charges for UP east ... Read More

Saudi Crown Prince arrives for crucial talks amid unusual tension b/w India & Pak

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday received the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud as the latter kick starts his two-day crucial and maiden state v... Read More

UP may create new record of sugarcane production: Shahi

Lucknow , Feb. 19 -- Uttar Pradesh Agriculture minister Surya Pratap Shahi on Tuesday claimed that in this season sugar production may create a new record of 12 million tonnes of sugar production. ... Read More

Major currencies down

Mumbai, Feb. 19 -- Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 17.6676 20.6452 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 46.19... Read More

Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai, Feb. 19 -- Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 12,000 Gingelly 2600 Ground Nut 1865 Coconut 3000/3249 Vanaspathi 1290/1320 Kernal 5300/5400 Oilcakes Groundnu... Read More

Sensex improves by 129.54 pts

Mumbai, Feb. 19 -- The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Tuesday recovered by 129.54 points at 35,627.98 as fresh buying was witnessed in Materials, Energy, Finance, Telecom and Indus... Read More

Bishwa Ijtema to end on Thursday with Akheri Munajat

Dhaka, Feb. 19 -- The five-day Bishwa Ijtema is going to end on Tuesday through Akheri Munajat following the extension of the congregation by a day due to inclement weather that disrupted the rituals ... Read More