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  India   All India  01 Jan 2017

India, All india, 01 Jan 2017

Odisha: High alert in Rourkela after bird flu report

'A team of experts will arrive from Bhubaneswar to take stock of the situation,' Sundargarh Collector B S Punia said.

01 Jan 2017 8:01 PM

We're sure people in UP will reject confused SP and opt for BJP, says Naqvi

'People know it is only a political drama and they should rather be attentive to improving the future of coming generations,' he said.

01 Jan 2017 7:46 PM

Bhagirathi plan row: U'khand CM to observe hunger strike against Centre

Despite being dubbed 'destructive' for water resources by Centre, the U'khand govt has stuck to its plan of Bhagirathi eco-sensitive zone.

01 Jan 2017 7:29 PM

Goa: Can contest alone in 37 of 40 seats in 2017 polls, says BJP

Reacting to rumours about ties with Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP), BJP said that it officially has not ended its ties with MGP.

01 Jan 2017 7:11 PM

Haryana: Shoe hurled at Kejriwal, Delhi CM blames Modi

Police later took Kumar to Urban Estate station, where he is being interrogated.

01 Jan 2017 7:00 PM


Can't give info if FM, CEA consulted before notes ban: RBI

The query was also sent to the PMO and Finance Ministry but it remained unanswered even after 30 days of filing RTI.

01 Jan 2017 3:33 PM

Army fully prepared to face any challenge, says Dalbir Singh

He said while number of infiltration attempts increased in the past year, so did the number of terrorists killed.

01 Jan 2017 2:56 PM

Rajnath hails Modi, says his pro-poor schemes will make nation stronger

He also said the scheme announced for pregnant women was especially very praiseworthy.

01 Jan 2017 2:50 PM

India, Pakistan exchange list of prisoners

The list has to be exchanged twice each year, on January 1 and July 1 and was exchanged through diplomatic channels.

01 Jan 2017 2:48 PM

From 'Mitron' to 'Saathiyon': Twitter wonders why Modi changed his salutation

The prime minister’s go-to salutation was mysteriously missing in his speech on New Year and Twitter went crazy.

01 Jan 2017 2:10 PM


Chandigarh: Protesting teachers at residence, Punjab Minister stages dharna

Dalijit Singh Cheema went on a dharna himself in front of the Raj Bhavan, to evict protesters from his residence.

01 Jan 2017 1:58 PM

Demonetisation was a behavioural modification project: Naidu

Naidu also referred to various initiatives of the government such Mudra Yojana, 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' schemes.

01 Jan 2017 1:25 PM

Army wants peace, tranquillity along borders: General Rawat

The new Army chief also added that the army will not step back in case of an attack.

01 Jan 2017 1:16 PM

IT probe on Rs 87,000 crore deposited in Jan Dhan a/cs post note-ban

IT department also has data on small cash deposits made in 4.86 lakh accounts totalling to Rs 2,000 crore.

01 Jan 2017 12:33 PM

Note-ban: NRIs can exchange notes until June 30, says RBI

While there is no monetary limit for exchange for eligible resident Indians, the limit for NRIs will be as per relevant FEMA Regulations.

01 Jan 2017 10:38 AM


Netaji both my father and leader, motto is not to defy him: Akhilesh

UP Cabinet Minister Azam Khan and Mulayam’s cousin Ramgopal Yadav were also present at the meeting.

01 Jan 2017 10:29 AM

Cong says Modi 'merchant of false promises', his speech lacklustre

Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleged the Prime Minister totally failed to show any sensitivity to people's pain.

01 Jan 2017 8:40 AM

Army, IAF get Chiefs; Praveen Bakshi to continue

Suhag said that infiltration bids had increased during the year and the number of terrorists killed was nearly double the previous year.

01 Jan 2017 7:02 AM

5 escape from Buxar Central Jail, 3 cops suspended

The entire area has been cordoned off and an alert has been sounded in neighbouring districts to nab the prisoners.

01 Jan 2017 3:52 AM

Can’t help Iranian woman due to court order: Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj had sought a report from the Odisha government on the case involving 28-year-old Narges K. Ashtari.

01 Jan 2017 3:22 AM