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The Deccan herald

The Deccan Herald

The National Conference and the Congress have decided that the two parties will contest Parliament by-polls together through a seat sharing arrangement in the Kashmir valley. While NC president Dr Farooq Abdullah will contest from Srinagar, Congress state president G A Mir will contest from Anantnag Lok Sabha seat, political sources said. The two parties Tuesday held a...

The United Naga Council (UNC) has been continuing its indefinite blockade of the Imphal valley in protest against the previous Congress government’s decision to carve out seven new districts from tribal-dominated hill areas in the north-eastern state.   On the eve of his swearing-in as the new Manipur Chief Minister, BJP leader N Biren Singh has told India Today...

Police said a complaint was filed at the district cyber cell in north-west Delhi by a sales manager of the Delhi circle of Patanjali Ltd. He alleged that he had received complaints from people allegedly duped by the fake call center. Delhi Police has busted a fake job call center and arrested its owner who allegedly duped people on the pretext of providing them jobs in...

Did you meet God? This was a question Rakesh Sharma, the first Indian to travel into space, often faced from admirers at home after he returned to Earth in 1984. “I would say, no, I hadn’t met God,” he says. More than three decades later, fact and fiction blur easily with his modern-day fans when they meet Mr Sharma, 68. “Now many young mothers...

In two separate cases in Mumbai, over 2.5 crores cash of old denomination have been seized by the police. Over five  people have been detained in the matter and they have informed the IT department who will make further investigations. All the detained people have failed to give explanations on the large amount of cash. Sources in Mumbai Police said that as the deadline...

On a day when exit polls gave an edge to the BJP in the UP election, SP leader Akhilesh Yadav gave strong hints that he was open to a post-election tie-up with the BSP to form a mahagathbandhan to check the saffron surge. Most exit polls on Thursday projected the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as the single largest party but stated that it would fall short of the majority...

Monica and Sergio Lejarazu say they were surprised Thursday morning to find their party supply shop on Cesar Chavez, Jumpolin, being demolished. Update Saturday 11 p.m. Jordan French said via email that he plans to “rent the existing commercial space to a green-conscious non-profit or a low-impact consulting firm.” He also said that the shop owners received...