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Politics

Ashok GehlotThe MLAs, who had been in touch with state Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, met Assembly Speaker CP Joshi and submitted a letter informing him about their decision to join the Congress. (Photo: PTI)

Boost for Ashok Gehlot as 6 BSP MLAs join Congress in Rajasthan

The development comes ahead of civic body elections and the bypolls for two Assembly seats in the state.

He thanked the Supreme Court and Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi for permitting having permitted him to visit Kashmir and for allowing Tarigami to come and get treated at AIIMS. (Photo: ANI)

Sitaram Yechury dismisses Centre's claim of normalcy in J&K

He appealed to people of India to listen to voice of Kashmiris and said problem could be solved only through political discourse.

This came barely hours after the 23-year-old woman, a student at a law college that Chinmayanandis at the head of, went to a court protected by over 50 police personnel and recorded her statement in the court of the chief judicial magistrate.(Photo: File)

Rape accused BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand, suffering from diarrhoea

The team of doctors told reported that the leader was suffering from diarrhoea.

He also said that his government kept its promise of making Kolhapur a toll-free district. (Photo: File)

Fadnavis' posters defaced ahead of rally in Kolhapur

However, the police removed the posters in the morning before Fadnavis' convoy reached the place.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited his mother Heeraben Modi's residence here to take blessings on his 69th birthday on Tuesday. (Photo: Twitter/ ANI)

On 69th birthday, PM Modi visits mother to seek blessings

On a visit to his home state, Modi earlier on Tuesday offered prayers to goddess Narmada at the Sardar Sarovar dam.

Crime

The trial court found the two accused candidates guilty and acquitted three employees including the security guard of Vyapam. (Photo: Representational image)

VYAPAM case: CBI court orders 7-year rigorous imprisonment to two candidates

The CBI had registered the case on the orders of the Supreme Court and taken over the investigation from the Madhya Pradesh Police.

Delhi Police have taken a father-son duo, both US citizens, into custody for flying a drone near Rashtrapati Bhavan here. (Photo: File)

2 US citizens arrested for flying drone near Rashtrapati Bhavan

Police have recovered a few photographs of the high-security Central Secretariat area captured through the video camera fitted in the drone.

The train was going towards Samyapur Badli and services were briefly disrupted due to the incident, DMRC officials said. (Photo: Representational)

Woman jumps in front of metro train

No suicide note was found from the spot, but a mobile number was recovered from her purse, the police said.

Narrating the incident, the officer said Suresh allegedly smothered Jaishree and her son Avinash with a pillow one after another on Monday night. (Photo: Representational)

Jobless Mumbai man kills sister-in-law, toddler nephew; held

After his brother alerted the police, Suresh was arrested from the flat in the wee hours on Tuesday.

All India

‘Whether Pakistanis carried out in letter and spirit what International Court of Justice wanted them to do, I think the answer is obvious to all of you but nevertheless there was the well-being factor in our mind,’ he said. (Photo: ANI)

Ascertaining well-being of Kulbushan Jadhav was priority: External Affairs Minister

Jaishankar said that India considered various factors after Pakistan was unwilling to provide unhindered, effective access to Jadhav.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets his mother Hiraben to seek her blessings on the occasion of his 69th birthday in Gandhinagar on Tuesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets his mother Hiraben to seek her blessings on the occasion of his 69th birthday in Gandhinagar on Tuesday. (Photo: PTI)

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s vision inspired govt’s J&K move: PM Modi

TV visuals showed the Prime Minister greeting his mother with folded hands to seek her blessings.

The government’s move comes at a time when oil price fluctuations build anxiety in the energy market in the country.

India likely to buy more oil from Russia

India OMCs may invest more in Russian oilfields.

Former external affairs minister Yashwant Sinha

Drama at airport, Yashwant Sinha sent back

However, three other members of the pressure group which calls itself “Concerned Citizens Group” were allowed to enter the city.

Former Kashmir CPI(M) MLA Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami

Give Kashmiris a chance to live: CPM’s Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami

The CPI(M) leader, a four-time MLA from Kulgam, said the current situation has given fodder to “the forces who wanted to perpetuate violence”.