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Don't think he has visited Kashmir in decades: Mani Shankar Aiyar slams 'illiterate' Anupam Kher

Don't think he has visited Kashmir in decades: Mani Shankar Aiyar slams 'illiterate' Anupam Kher

Taking a dig at Bollywood actor Anupam Kher for criticising his recent meeting with Hurriyat leaders, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on
26 May 2017, 07:06 PM IST
Yeddyurappa will be BJP's CM candidate in Karnataka, confirms Amit Shah

Yeddyurappa will be BJP's CM candidate in Karnataka, confirms Amit Shah

Former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa will be the BJP's chief ministerial face in the Assembly polls scheduled early next year, pa
26 May 2017, 06:58 PM IST
CPI(M) Kerala secretary courts controversy for remarks on Army

CPI(M) Kerala secretary courts controversy for remarks on Army

CPI(M) Kerala secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has stoked a controversy alleging that women belonging to minority communities were subjected
26 May 2017, 06:00 PM IST
Assam: PM Modi launches agro-marine processing scheme SAMPADA

Assam: PM Modi launches agro-marine processing scheme SAMPADA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched agro-marine processing scheme SAMPADA to promote food processing and create job opportuniti
26 May 2017, 05:58 PM IST
Former Punjab police chief K.P.S. Gill dies at 82

Former Punjab police chief K.P.S. Gill dies at 82

Former Punjab top cop K.P.S. Gill, who is credited with having played a big role in eliminating terrorism from Punjab, died here in a privat
26 May 2017, 05:25 PM IST

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'Question Those In Power': President Pranab Mukherjee's Journalism Tips For Media

Asking the media to practise "good journalism", President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that the Press will be failing in its duty if does not ask questions to those in power.
26 May 2017, 08:08 AM IST

Election Commission Rejects AAP's Demand To Tamper EVM Motherboard During Challenge

The Election Commission has rejected the demand of the Aam Aadmi Party to allow it to tamper with the motherboard of the electronic voting machines during the EVM challenge.
26 May 2017, 08:05 AM IST

Blast Kills One Ahead Of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Visit To Assam

One person was killed in an explosion in the tea and oil rich Dibrugarh district of Assam on Thursday ahead of a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate a 9.15 kilometr
26 May 2017, 08:03 AM IST

9 Burnt Alive In Bihar After The Bus They Were Travelling In Caught Fire

Nine passengers aboard a private bus were burnt alive and half a dozen were injured when it caught fire near Harnaaut area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Thursday, the state police
26 May 2017, 07:59 AM IST

Delhi High Court Comes To Aid Of Slum Dwellers Having No Aadhaar Cards

A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar appointed UIDAI counsel Zohab Hussain as a local commissioner and asked him to visit the two slums and ration
26 May 2017, 07:56 AM IST

Delhi High Court Asks AAP Government To Issue Fresh Permits For Autos

The Delhi High Court has directed the AAP government to complete by July 31 its process of issuing 10,000 fresh auto permits to increase the number of auto rickshaws plying on the
26 May 2017, 07:54 AM IST

Mizoram GST Bill Passed Unanimously

Mizoram assembly unanimously passed the Mizoram Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, 2017 in a one-day special session of the legislature today.
26 May 2017, 07:53 AM IST

Kapil Mishra Gives Statement To Lokayukta On Graft Charge Against Chief Minister

 AAP MLA and former minister Kapil Mishra today gave his statement to the Delhi Lokayukta over his allegations of corruption against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and other
26 May 2017, 07:51 AM IST

Not in race for another term: Prez Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday probably gave enough hints that he may not be in the race for another term in Rashtrapati Bhavan.
26 May 2017, 03:18 AM IST

Rajnikanth likely to launch political party in October

After legendary actors MGR and Sivaji, another Tamil superstar is all set for a political stint. Reigning star Rajnikanth in all likelihood will launch a political party in October
26 May 2017, 02:56 AM IST

BJP workers, police clash in Kolkata, 71 injured, 141 arrested

BJP activists on Thursday clashed with security personnel here on Thursday during a protest march that turned parts of the city hub into war zones, and left over 50 BJP workers and
25 May 2017, 09:40 PM IST

Mauritius PM to visit India

Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth will arrive here on Friday on a three-day state visit to India, it was announced on Thursday.
25 May 2017, 09:25 PM IST

EC rejects AAP's demand to change motherboard in EVM hackathon

Virtually rejecting the AAP's demand to reconsider the terms of the EVM hackathon, the Election Commission of India on Thursday asked the party to submit "material evidence" to pro
25 May 2017, 09:06 PM IST

9 burnt alive in Bihar bus fire

Nine passengers aboard a private bus were burnt alive and half a dozen were injured when it caught fire near Harnaaut area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Thursday, the state police
25 May 2017, 09:00 PM IST

200 injured, police and Trinamool attacked rally: Bengal BJP

Accusing the police with attacking its workers with the help of state's ruling Trinamool Congress cadres, the West Bengal unit of the BJP claimed that around 200 party workers were
25 May 2017, 08:26 PM IST

Fadnavis, 5 others, survive chopper crash; Tweets 'We are ok'

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and five others had a providential escape when their chopper crash-landed after it got entangled in overhead electric
25 May 2017, 07:51 PM IST

Pakistan is a 'well of death', says Indian woman after return

"Pakistan is like a well of death", said Uzma Ahmed, the Indian woman repatriated to the country from Pakistan where she was allegedly forced and duped into marrying against her ch
25 May 2017, 07:21 PM IST

ED raids Hooda's aides in Manesar land deal case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday raided around ten places of former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda's aides in connection with a 400-acre land deal in Guru
25 May 2017, 07:16 PM IST

BJP workers, policemen injured as Kolkata turns into war zone during protest

A number of BJP workers and policemen were injured and a police vehicle was torched as parts of central Kolkata resembled a war zone with security forces using water canons and bat
25 May 2017, 06:57 PM IST

Babri case: CBI court summons Advani, Joshi on May 30

A special CBI court in Lucknow, conducting day-to-day hearing of the 1992 Babri demolition case, on Thursday asked BJP leaders L.K. Advani, Uma Bharti and Murli Manohar Joshi to ap
25 May 2017, 06:20 PM IST