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BJP president and Union home minister Amit Shah

BJP shortlists 35 councillors’ names

The names of have been shortlisted on the basis of their works on ground and transparency in work.

Lure for money, cheap labours, the lukewarm response of municipal agencies and the fire department, and the laziness of lawmakers have cost 90 lives in different fire tragedies in the national capital this year. (Photo: ANI)

90 died in different fire tragedies across Delhi this year

The mushrooming of illegal colonies and property mafia here in the city has made the situation worse.

Soon after a Delhi court issued death warrants  in the Nirbhaya gang-rape-cum murder case, all the four convicts on Tuesday were put into  separate cells in the Tihar Jail to ensure they do not interact with other prisoners till they are executed on January 22. (Photo: PTI/File)

Four convicts put in separate Tihar cells

The jail authorities are in touch with a Meerut-based hangman, who is expected to carry out the exe.

Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari

Manoj Tiwari wants Delhi CM apology for his ‘lies’ on colonies

BJP to take legal action against chief minister if he doesn’t do so.

Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi. (Photo: Twitter/ANI)

A win for all ‘Nirbhayas’ of country

“Justice finally delivered,” said Nirbhaya’s mother after the court pronounced the order to award death penalty to the four accused.


Two brothers, Ejaz and Ilyas Shaikh, who were arrested last month by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) from Burhanpur in Madhya Pradesh and Delhi have approached the Bombay high court seeking bail. (Representational image)

2 brothers arrested by ATS from MP seek bail

Advocate Owais Siddiqui contended that they were entitled to bail on the grounds of parity.

Bhosale supporters protest against Sanjay Raut in Satara on Thursday. (Photo: AA)

Satara shuts down as Chhatrapati Shivaji row intensifies

Bandh to protest Mr Raut questioning Bhosale’s lineage.

Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis writes to CM on Soman

Urges Uddhav to withdraw action against professor who slammed Rahul.

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Mumbai sees lowest max temp of decade on Thursday

On Thursday, the Santacruz observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 25.3 degree Celsius i.e. three degrees lower than the previous day.


Congress party leader P. Chidambaram (Photo: PTI)

P Chidambaram woos Mamata Banerjee via CAA plank

The former Union home minister who arrived Kolkata on Friday night also joined the anti-CAA-NRC-NPR protest venue at Park Circus Maidan.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

Cracker blast in West Bengal: Gov slams Mamata rule

Echoing him BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha suspected the presence of either RDX or a more powerful explosive.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar

Jagdeep Dhankar denied copter second time by TMC govt

The governor will reach Krishnanagar Circuit House at 9 am on way to Domkal.

Protesters from the Muslim community burn tyres during a demonstration against National Register of Citizens and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Howrah district of West Bengal on Friday. (Photo: PTI)

Mob unleashes violence in 2 districts in West Bengal

The day also saw an aged man in a district along the border die in fear of the NRC and CAB and a senior BJP leader being attacked.

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh

Dilip Ghosh flays Mamata for attacking Central agencies

If CBI or ED are summoning someone to bring out the truth through investigation then what is the harm in it.

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Lawyer attacks senior with axe, kills self

The senior lawyer was rushed to the state-run Mayo Hospital in a serious condition.

Sudha Bhardwaj

Elgar parishad: Cops to invoke Sedition Law

Rao is a senior leader of the banned party and he has been availing funds for the party’s tasks.

Sharad Pawar  (Photo: File | PTI)

NCP to address rallies in Amravati today

The Amravati Lok Sabha seat is presently represented by Shiv Sena’s Anandrao Adsul.

The attackers, it seems, had come from Belagavi (in Karnataka). Four teams have been sent to Karnataka to catch the accused.

12 injured in attack during Sunday Mass

Police have registered a case of rioting and attempt to murder against unidentified persons.