NEW DELHI: Senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh today resigned as the party's Punjab in-charge over its drubbing in the state Assembly polls in February. "I have submitted my resignation as the party in-charge of Punjab to AAP's National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal. Durgesh (Pathak) has also submitted his resignation as co-incharge," Singh said in a tweet. Today's resignations came after the AAP's Delhi unit convenor Dilip Pandey yesterday quit over the party's defeat in t...
AHMEDABAD: The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has apprehended 23 Indian fishermen and seized their four boats off the Gujarat coast, according to an official of the National Fishworkers' Forum. The fishermen had sailed from Porbandar a few days ago and were apprehended by the PMSA near the International Maritime Border Line (IMBL), Forum secretary Manish Lodhari told PTI. "We have learnt that at least 23 fishermen on four boats were apprehended by the PMSA near Jakhau and th...
ITANAGAR: Out of the 25 Congress Councillors of Itanagar Municipal Council (IMC), 23 formally joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday evening in presence of Chief Minister Pema Khandu and BJP state President Tapir Gao.   The municipal council comprised 30 councilors and 26 councilors belonged to the Congress. After the expulsion of one of the members from the party, total Congress councilors in the IMC stood at 25.   Twenty councilors led by Chief Councillor Kipa Kaku and ...
NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal today issued contempt notice to the Art of Living foundation's Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on a plea against him for blaming the Centre and the panel for damaging Yamuna floodplains by allowing his NGO to hold a cultural extravaganza. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar issued notice to Ravi Shankar while seeking his reply before May 9, the next date of hearing. The plea filed by activist Manoj Misra has sought action against Ravi Shank...
AMROHA: Another instance of triple talaq has come to light in Uttar Pradesh's Amroha district where a woman named Alka Parvin received divorce papers through speed post. Parvin’s husband dissolved the marriage with her and got married to another woman. Parvin, who got married to Arif Ali in 2014, said that everything was normal during the initial days of her marriage, but as time passed, Ali and his family started torturing her. The victim alleged that Ali used to beat her for dowry...
We all know that the current-gen BMW X3 is quite old and in desperate need of replacement, which will happen later this year. However, we aren’t the only ones that know this, as Audi just fired some shots at the current X3 in its newest commercial for the Q5. To be honest, this isn’t the first time Audi has taken shots at BMW in its new Q5 commercials, as a previous commercial called BMW X3 drivers “conformists“. Now, though, this new Audi Q5 commercial takes a shot at th...
BMW is serious about electrifying their future and next model to be electrified is the all-new 530e iPerformance. The BMW 530e sets a best in class pure electric range at 50 km or about 30 miles, and Bavarian engineers say this longer pure electric range should allow most owners to commute to work without using any petrol. The United States is the biggest market, followed closely by the UK for BMW’s iPerformance plug in hybrids, so it was very important that BMW get the design and execution ri...
For 2018, BMW updates the 4 Series Convertible and BMWBLOG had the pleasure of driving in from Munich to Berchtesgaden in the Bavarian Alps on a recent cool spring day. We detailed many of the changes to the new 4 Series in our coupe review here. The 4 Series Convertible get all of the cosmetic changes and interior changes, but the chassis remains unchanged as it was calibrated for the increased weight of the convertible mechanism an is aimed at a more touring car audience. Highlights of t...
ITANAGAR: Twenty-three Congress councillors of Itanagar Municipal Council (IMC), out of 25, officially joined the BJP here this evening in presence of Chief Minister Pema Khandu and BJP state president Tapir Gao. The IMC comprised 30 councillors and 26 councillors belonged to the Congress. After the expulsion of one of the members from the party, total Congress councillors in the IMC stood at 25, reported CMO. The councillors expressed their confidence in the Khandu-led BJP government. Gao w...
JAIPUR/UDAIPUR: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence today submitted a complaint (Parivad) in court against eight people in connection with a major drug haul which was exposed by it last year in Udaipur. The DRI filed the 'Parivad', running into over 4,400 pages, in the court against the eight accused, including Subhas Dudani, Ravi Dudani and Anil Malkani, who are under judicial custody. The accused were also present in the court during the hearing of the case today, DRI sources said. ...
CHANDIGARH: The Haryana government has directed its ministries and departments to ensure that no proposal for participation in a conference to be held China next month is cleared without the Centre's nod. The Centre sent a communication to all administrative secretaries in Haryana, asking the ministries and departments concerned to ensure that any proposal for participation in the conference are referred to the Ministry of External Affairs. The international conference on the "Belt an...
KOLKATA: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Kolkata arrested five persons for their alleged involvement in the smuggling of 30 kg gold worth approximately Rs 8.79 crore, a senior DRI officer said today. Acting on a tip-off, the DRI intercepted one person yesterday. The person owned a foreign currency exchange counter at Karunamoyee bus stand in Salt Lake. The DRI recovered 166 pieces of gold biscuits and 1031.69 gm jewellery from his possession, a senior officer of the DRI said. T...
For less than the price of a new game, PS Plus offers a full year of free titles for the PS4, PS3, and Vita. Starting May 2, users will be able to download some great games including Tales From the Borderlands The post Dive into ‘Abzu,’ May’s other free PS Plus games for the PS4, PS3, Vita appeared first on Digital Trends.
A Boston-area school district is among several issuing a warning to parents over the new Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. Newton, Massachusetts schools sent a letter home with students this week encouraging caretakers to preview the show before letting even teens watch it, describing the show as “difficult” and warning that kids could be “overwhelmed” by the subject matter. The show has faced a flood of criticism since appearing on the online streaming service earlier in th...
Jordan Brand is possibly set to bring back arguably the most popular silhouette from its signature collection: the Air Jordan 3 "Black/Cement." The wildly popular pair isn't known to take long hiatuses thanks to its high demand, and its return may potentially hit the shelves as soon as early 2018. More specifically, according to @soleheatonfeet, the colorway is set to make another return in February, around the time of when NBA fans expect All-Star weekend festivities to take place. As Jordan Br...
Disney-Pixar has released a new trailer for the forthcoming Cars sequel Cars 3. A more in-depth breakdown of the Cars 3 narrative than past teasers, the new vignette provides a broader look at Lightning McQueen and his climb back to the top. While the previous trailer focused on the animated film's other vehicles and the events surrounding McQueen's crash, this one focuses on the aftermath. As previously released, the new Cars project will deal with darker and more serious themes than the series...
Back in 2010, 032c devoted 40 pages of the 20th issue of its eponymous publication to all things Rei Kawakubo and COMME des GARÇONS. The highlight? A lengthy encyclopedia looking at the history of the designer and her renowned label through the lens of the alphabet. Billed as a project that "systematically uncovers the enormous diversity of response that Kawakubo’s work has provoked," 032c's "ABC of CdG" is finally online for the very first time. Check out 032c's intro to the project below an...
Video shot/edited by Jennifer Hahn. (video link) The thinner-and-lighter trend isn't just dominating smartphones and laptops—fitness tech companies are constantly trying to make "the next big thing" as thin and light as they possibly can. Fitbit recently slimmed down its $150 Alta HR fitness tracker, and now Garmin is countering with its new $139 Vivosmart 3 wristband. The newest device in the accessible Vivo line takes last year's Vivosmart HR to the next level with new rep counting...
LUCKNOW: Websites of around 30 prominent institutions, including BHU-IIT, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Delhi University (DU), Indian Institute of Technology –Delhi, and some other educational and training institutions were allegedly hacked on Tuesday by a pro-Pakistan group. The usual information suddenly went off the portals of these institutions and was replaced with messages and videos about alleged atrocities by Indian Armed Forces in Kashmir. A group of hackers -- Pakistan Haxor...
Aukey's KM-G3 mechanical keyboard is an attractive, affordable solution for general users and PC gamers alike, but does it offer the most bang for your buck? The post Aukey KM-G3 review appeared first on Digital Trends.