Fire breaks out at plastic waste godown in Coimbatore

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 15 March 2019, 11:20 PM
Top stories of March 15, 2019.
Top stories of March 15, 2019.

Congress Central Election Committee to meet today. Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit Odisha in the run-up to the general elections. The BJP Central Election Committee is also likely to meet today. The US is considering targeted measures against human rights violations in China. Stay tuned for all the latest news from around the world.

  Mar 16, 2019  07:33 (IST)

Federer and Nadal to clash in Indian Wells semi-final.

  Mar 15, 2019  16:11 (IST)

Fire breaks out at plastic waste godown in Coimbatore

  Mar 15, 2019  15:23 (IST)

Patiala House Court allows Enforcement Directorate to interrogate lobbyist Deepak Talwar in Agusta Westland case. Talwar is in judicial custody as per jail rules. The ED can question him from Monday to Friday between 9 am to 6 pm.

  Mar 15, 2019  14:11 (IST)

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi's Patiala House Court has asked the Delhi Police to file a reply on interim order which was passed by Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate restraining prosecution &investigating agency from sharing documents of the case with third party or outsider.

  Mar 15, 2019  13:45 (IST)

Karnataka: Sumalatha, wife of late Congress leader MH Ambareesh after meeting BJP leader SM Krishna, says, "I will be firmly announcing what I am going to do, on 18 March. Congress has let their own workers & leaders down by this decision (to give Mandya Lok Sabha seat to JDS )."

  Mar 15, 2019  13:27 (IST)

ED today approached Delhi's Patiala House Court seeking permission to interrogate Altaf Shah alias Altaf Fantoosh with two others in Tihar Jail in connection with terror funding case involving Hafiz Saeed. Altaf Shah is the son in law of Separatist SAS Geelani.

  Mar 15, 2019  13:20 (IST)

Pakistan: Former ISI official commits suicide after NAB files reference.

  Mar 15, 2019  13:19 (IST)

The Supreme Court issues notice to Election Commission on petitions filed by VK Sasikala and TTV Dhinakaran challenging order of Delhi HC dismissing their petitions in connection with a dispute over AIADMK ‘two leaves’ election symbol case. The Supreme Court seeks the Election Commission’s response before March 25.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:53 (IST)

DMK Chief MK Stalin: Constituencies from where DMK will contest include Thoothukudi, Chennai South, Chennai Central, Kanchipuram, Nilgiris, Pollachi. MDMK -Erode. Congress from Krishnagiri, Trichy, Theni, Puducherry. CPM- Coimbatore and Madurai, CPI- Tirupur and Nagapattinam.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:53 (IST)

Supreme Court declines to entertain a plea filed by a woman seeking police protection & permission to approach Delhi High Court for legal remedies with her allegations of gang rape against four persons, including Pema Khandu, the present Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:53 (IST)

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge to boycott Lokpal Selection Committee meeting today. In letter to PM says ' A special invitee would not have rights of participation in process of Lokpal and I cannot accept the opposition being made voiceless in this critical matter'.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:30 (IST)

CBI seeks dismissal of plea by ex-Cong leader Sajjan Kumar challenging life-term awarded to him in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. 

  Mar 15, 2019  12:27 (IST)

Reuters: France says it has decided to freeze the French assets of Jaish-e-Mohammed Chief Masood Azhar.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:26 (IST)

Mumbai: Remaining portions, including the metallic frame of the bridge, will be removed today. The slabs were removed last night after a part of a foot over bridge near CSMT railway station collapsed yesterday.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:22 (IST)

Supreme Court stays Meghalaya High Court’s contempt order against The Shillong Times editor Patricia Mukhim and publisher, Shobha Chaudhuri for publishing articles on the perks and facilities for retired judges and their families.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:22 (IST)

Rahul Gandhi during his interaction with healthcare professionals in Raipur: Healthcare is, in a sense, a foundation. So, we've to ensure that the foundation is built firmly. Congress govt in 2019 is dramatically going to increase the amount of money we put into healthcare and education

  Mar 15, 2019  12:21 (IST)

Congress President Rahul Gandhi during his interaction with healthcare professionals in Raipur: India is transitioning from a rural system to urban system. There is a massive shift that is taking place. It's a traumatic shift.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:01 (IST)

Andhra Pradesh: CM Chandrababu Naidu’s son & state IT Minister Nara Lokesh offers prayers at Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, Jamia Masjid & a church in Mangalagiri.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:00 (IST)

SC issues notice to Election Commission on a plea of DMK seeking direction to EC to notify by-elections and publish the schedule of elections in Aravakurichi, Ottapidaram and Thiruparankundram assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu, along with other by-elections to be held on April 18.

  Mar 15, 2019  12:00 (IST)

DCP Special Cell(Delhi Police): Southern and Northern range of Special Cell has recovered 83 kg heroin worth Rs 332 crore in the international market. 10 people have been arrested.

  Mar 15, 2019  11:13 (IST)

Delhi: BJP Central Election Committee (CEC) meeting to be held tomorrow.

  Mar 15, 2019  11:13 (IST)

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi also asked Election Commission to depute a senior officer to assist the court and posted the matter for next hearing on March 25.

  Mar 15, 2019  11:12 (IST)

Supreme Court issues notice to the Election Commission on plea of 21 Opposition parties seeking direction that 50 per cent EVM results are matched and crosschecked with VVPATs before the declaration of results in the upcoming General Elections.

  Mar 15, 2019  11:00 (IST)

Four people in custody after shooters target two Christchurch mosques.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:57 (IST)

Reuters: Investigators of Ethiopian air crash found a piece of the stabilizer with trim in an unusual position similar to Lion Air crashed jet in October 2018.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:51 (IST)

Spot-fixing case: Supreme Court asked the BCCI to reconsider its order of life ban on S Sreesanth.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:51 (IST)

Himachal Pradesh: Visuals of fresh snowfall from Mandhol village in Shimla district.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:32 (IST)

Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu): More than 2000 Indian pilgrims begin their journey to Katchatheevu Island to attend two-day long annual St. Anthony's Church Festival in Sri Lanka.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:32 (IST)

Associated Press: New Zealand police say they have defused a number of improvised explosive devices found on vehicles after the Mosque shootings.

  Mar 15, 2019  10:28 (IST)

YS Vivekananda Reddy (in pic), YSR Congress party leader and former minister of erstwhile Andhra Pradesh, passed away due to heart attack, in Kadapa. He was the brother of former Chief Minister late YS Rajasekhara Reddy.

  Mar 15, 2019  09:12 (IST)

Himachal Pradesh: Avalanche hit Tandi village in Lahaul and Spiti district. No injury reported.

  Mar 15, 2019  09:09 (IST)

TS Singh Deo, Chhattisgarh Health Minister: There is no need for more infrastructure. We can do a lot with the current 170 Community Health Centres. We can increase it with the requirement. Every village is being covered by the health workers. CM has given assurance to help.

  Mar 15, 2019  09:08 (IST)

TS Singh Deo, Chhattisgarh Health Minister: Ayushman Bharat is insurance-based model in which taxpayers money is given to insurance companies. Instead of insurance companies where some irregularities are reported, we should provide quality healthcare to ppl based on our infrastructure.

  Mar 15, 2019  08:55 (IST)

J&K terror funding case: National Investigation Agency has issued fresh summons for Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Naseem Geelani for 18th and 19th March.

  Mar 15, 2019  08:55 (IST)

AFP News Agency: Media in New Zealand report shooting at a second mosque in the city of Christchurch.

  Mar 15, 2019  08:55 (IST)

Jacinda Ardern,NZ Prime Minister on shooting at a Mosque in Christchurch: This is one of New Zealand's darkest days. It was an unprecedented act of violence. Police has apprehended a person, but I don't have further details of him yet.

  Mar 15, 2019  08:52 (IST)

A Russian cosmonaut and two US astronauts have arrived at the ISS aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft, five months after the failed launch of a rocket carrying two of the passengers.

  Mar 15, 2019  08:20 (IST)

A global day of student protests aimed at spurring world leaders into action on climate change to protect the planet for future generations kicks off in Australia and New Zealand. 

  Mar 15, 2019  08:12 (IST)

Armed police in New Zealand swarm central Christchurch amid reports of a shooting at a mosque in the South Island city, as local media report multiple casualties.

  Mar 15, 2019  06:39 (IST)

RSS economic wing SJM urges PM Narendra Modi to withdraw 'most favoured nation' status of China.

  Mar 15, 2019  06:39 (IST)

J&K Police: One individual was shot dead by terrorists in Gulzarpora, Awantipora last night. He has been identified as Manzoor Ahmad Lone, a resident of Dogripora. Initial investigation revealed that he was forcibly taken away by terrorists & shot dead. Case registered.

First Published: Friday, March 15, 2019 06:33 AM
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