Rahul accuses Modi of being silent on Jay Shah controversy

New Delhi , Oct 20

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his "silence" on the alleged spike in the turnover of a company owned by BJP chief Amit Shah's son Jay, saying he does not speak on the issue nor allows others to speak.

Three killed in UP road accident

Lucknow , Oct 20

Three persons, including an 11-year-old and his mother, were killed and two others of the same family injured when their car was rammed by a speeding Scorpio car on the Kanpur-Lucknow highway on Friday, police said.

No state role in FIR against poet, publisher: Parrikar

Panaji , Oct 20

Under attack for allegedly targeting the author of a poetry anthology, "Sudhir Sukta", which is critical of Goa's elite Gaud Saraswat Brahmin caste, and scrapping the state award for which it was shortlisted, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said his government had no role in the FIR filed against the poet.

ED summons Tejashwi, Rabri in IRCTC case

New Delhi , Oct 20

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday summoned RJD chief Lalu Prasad's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav and in connection with the alleged irregularities in a 2006 IRCTC hotels maintenance contract case, an official said.

Smriti Kalra 'just friends' with Shivin Narang

Mumbai , Oct 20

Actors Smriti Kalra and Shivin Narang, best known for "Suvreen Guggal - Topper of the Year", have been romantically linked to each other. However, the former says the two of them are friends and "dont feel anything beyond that for each other".

Noida girl falls into hot mix plant, dies

Noida , Oct 20

A 13-year-old girl met a gruesome end here on Friday when she tripped and fell into a hot mix plant used to construct a road and died within minutes, police said.