IPL: Pune restrict Delhi to 162 for 7

New Delhi , May 5

Rising Pune Supergiants restricted Delhi Daredevils to 162 for seven in a league encounter of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Ferozshah Kotla Stadium here on Friday.

Kerala police closing in on murderer of Jisha

Perumbavoor (Kerala)

Perumbavoor (Kerala) May 5 (IANS) Even as the rape and murder of a Dalit law student continued to rock the poll-bound state of Kerala, police on Thursday claimed that they are zeroing in on the culprits and the investigation is in its last stage.

Journalist-turned-CPI-M candidate leads with 57 cases in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram , May 5

With 57 cases registered against him, journalist-turned-CPI-M candidate M.V. Nikesh Kumar leads from the front the candidates who have a number of cases against them and are contesting the May 16 Kerala assembly polls, a statement said on Thursday.

Amit Shah visits Dalit woman's family in Kerala, BJP forms panel

New Delhi , May 5

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday set up a three-member committee to look into incidents of atrocities against Dalit women in election-bound Kerala, and also visited Perumbavoor to meet the family members of a 30-year-old Dalit woman who was raped and brutally murdered.

No tax on agriculture income: Jaitley

New Delhi , May 5

The central government on Thursday outright rejected suggestions from some opposition members to bring agriculture income under the tax net, saying this is not being considered at all.

BJP expresses concern over Kerala law and order

New Delhi , May 5

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation led by Union minister J.P. Nadda on Thursday met the Election Commission in connection with the alleged rape and murder of a Kerala law student, and expressed concern over the law-and-order situation in the southern state.