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The Asian Age

'No longer a disturbed state,' says Nagaland; opposes proposal for extension of AFSPA

The home ministry has proposed to extend it for another six months in Nagaland from December, after its term of extension lapses.

25 Nov 2017 5:54 PM

Prakash Ambekar tells Opposition to field tribal candidate

Ambedkar said he does not believe in caste-based politics else he would have supported Kovind.

22 Jun 2017 2:41 AM

BEST to penalise Tata for 300 bus delays

The buses were to be delivered in January but so far, only 35 buses have been delivered, said BEST sources.

01 Apr 2017 1:35 AM

Karan Johar's babies come home

The twins, — Yash and Roohi — born prematurely via IVF on February 7 were in neonatal intensive care unit all these days.

30 Mar 2017 12:32 AM

Doctors revisit terrifying assaults by patients’ kin

The hospital’s senior resident medical officer, Dr Mansi Patil, was allegedly assaulted by another patient’s relatives on March 22.

28 Mar 2017 5:16 AM


There is more of me in my books, says Padma Lakshmi

Super model and television host, Padma Lakshmi speaks about her ramp debut in India and more.

08 Feb 2017 6:45 AM

Police still probing murder of girl flung from building

The police probe had earlier focussed on examining the role of two neighbours of the deceased’s parents.

03 Feb 2017 4:13 AM

Peter Mukerjea taken to JJ hospital for urology test

Peter, the husband of Indrani Mukerjea who was accused of killing Sheena with the help of two others in April 2012.

03 Feb 2017 4:00 AM

Shri Sanatan Dharam school in a spot over minor’s death

When The Asian Age visited the school, it found that the school had been shut for the day citing the death of a student.

03 Feb 2017 3:53 AM

Company booked for illegally accessing coal

Despite emailing the firm, The Asian Age did not receive any response about the CBI’s case against it.

02 Feb 2017 5:26 AM


Mumbai: Youth held for double murder

Accused was the deceased woman’s lover, killed her over monetary demands.

01 Feb 2017 4:21 AM

Congress leader Devendra Amberkar swaps loyalties, joins Shiv Sena

Ambekar said he would now contest the election from Ward number 68 around Versova this time.

29 Jan 2017 4:01 AM

Canada visa scam: Conned duo gets new passports

The couple will now approach the United States and Canada consulate for fresh visas.

28 Jan 2017 3:26 AM

‘Missing’ woman found in Puducherry ashram

Babita Singh’s family had lodged a missing person’s complaint in the Nerul police station.

28 Jan 2017 2:54 AM

After a week, Zakir Naik yet to reply to ED summons

Speaking to The Asian Age, a senior officer in ED revealed that there had been no correspondence from Naik.

28 Jan 2017 2:37 AM


Maharashtra CM drops letter banning religious photos in govt offices

State government employees’ union has strongly protested actions being taken against the officer.

28 Jan 2017 2:31 AM

Blind PCO operator regains eyesight after 37 long years

According to the NPCB, an estimated 1.2 lakh people live with corneal blindness in India.

28 Jan 2017 12:48 AM

Four arrested for 40 burglaries across the Mumbai

The four accused are suspected of having decamped with cash and valuables worth Rs 22 lakh.

25 Jan 2017 2:50 AM

Dog squad handlers bemoan lack of AC at shelter

The government has sanctioned Rs 2.98 crore for their training and care.

23 Jan 2017 5:38 AM

Two hurt flamingos succumb to airgun shots

Activists say two more birds allegedly shot on Sunday; one dead, other is critical.

23 Jan 2017 4:40 AM