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Politics

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor on Monday took a dig at news reports suggesting he was now working with Shiv Sena chief Udhav Thackeray's son Aditya ahed of the Assembly elections in Maharashtra. (Photo: ANI)

Newspapers tell me where I work: Prashant Kishor on working with Aditya Thackeray

A media report on Sunday said Prashant was grooming Shiv Sena youth wing chief Aditya Thackeray for the state elections.

She was forced to apologise after he comments triggered an outrage, and Modi went on to say that he would not be able to forgive her despite the apology. She was issued a showcause notice as well. (Photo: ANI)

Pragya Thakur gets a rap from BJP for her toilet remarks

Thakur was pulled up and asked to refrain from making statements that go against the party’s programmes and ideology, party sources said.

 The Calcutta High Court Monday extended by one week an interim protection from arrest granted to former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with a CBI notice, asking him to appear before its officers for assisting into a multi-crore chit fund scam probe. (Photo: File)

HC extends interim protection from arrest to ex-top cop Rajeev Kumar

They maintained that Kumar has neither been named as an accused nor as a witness in seven charge sheets the CBI filed in the case so far.

The ongoing high-voltage political drama in Karnataka is likely to culminate on Monday with Congress-JD (S) coalition government schedule to face the crucial floor test in the Assembly. (Photo: ANI)

K'taka crisis: Hectic day of debate but trust vote still not on cards

On Friday, the Assembly failed to meet two deadlines set by Governor Vajubhai Vala to complete the trust vote.

On the proposal of changing name of Bardhaman railway station, Banerjee said, 'State proposal should be taken into consideration. This is BJP's proposal and I have no knowledge about it.' (Photo: File)

Mamata attacks BJP over I-T notice to Durga Puja Committees Forum

'I condemn this attitude of bringing the puja committee under Income Tax,' Mamata said.

Crime

The two accused were on Sunday night booked under various Indian Penal Code Sections, including 353. (Photo: Representational)

Two undertrials attack cop in Maharashtra after being denied home food

When they were refused home food, the two allegedly hit Wagh, hurled abuses at him and claimed they would escape from the police custody.

Cannabis recovered from the car by officials in Vizag. (Photo: ANI)

195 kg cannabis seized in Visakhapatnam; 1 arrested

The accused was arrested in a joint operation carried out by the local police and the excise officials based on a tip-off.

The accused Tanzanian woman, Bayoni along with her friend Edward used to contact their customers over mobile call and text. (Photo: File)

Tanzanian woman arrested for human trafficking in Hyderabad

Two Tanzanian women were rescued during the operation.

Photo: Representational image

Bihar: 5 policemen arrested for taking bribe from criminals

These policemen have been accused of accepting a bribe to release criminals who were caught with stolen coins

All India

The havan was organised in the premises of Mrityunjaya temple in Chowdepalle, Andhra Pradesh, where a large number of devotees took part to offer special prayers. (Photo: ANI)

Andhra Pradesh: Special havan performed to appease rain God

According to Hindu mythology, Lord Varun is considered as the God of Rains.

The 46-day-long Yatra began on July 1, the day of Masik Shivratri, and will conclude on August 15, the day of Shravan Purnima. (Photo: ANI)

Over 161 Amarnath pilgrims administered oxygen: ITBP

A total of 2,85,381 pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Holy Cave during the first 22 days of the ongoing Yatra.

The resolution has been passed by Kanukanta Sarpanch Neelamma, Vice Sarpanch P Govardhan Reddy, and others. (Photo: ANI)

Telangana: Gram Panchayat passes resolution to banish sexual predators

The resolution comes in the midst of increasing cases of sexual assault on girls and women.

'It's my humble appeal that she would be apt as the party president to lead ahead,' he added. (Photo: File)

Shatrughan Sinha praises Priyanka Gandhi, says she is 'apt as party president'

He also compared her with former prime minister Indira Gandhi.

The incident is of July 13 when an inspector along with his constable went to the ice-cream seller and ate ice-cream.  (Photo: ANI)

Noida: Policemen beat ice cream seller after being asked to pay

The entire episode was caught on a camera.