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  India   All India  02 Jan 2017

India, All india, 02 Jan 2017

Will take on Manipur CM in Assembly polls: Irom Sharmila

In October last, the 44-year-old activist had formed her own party, the Peoples' Resurgence and Justice Alliance.

02 Jan 2017 7:47 PM

Team Mulayam meets EC to stake claim on SP symbol

Mulayam was accompanied by close aides Amar Singh and Shivpal Yadav to the Election Commission’s office.

02 Jan 2017 6:55 PM

Diners can now decide if they want to pay service charge, says govt

The decision was taken after the government received several complaints that the charge in many restaurants was unfair.

02 Jan 2017 5:37 PM

India successfully test fires Agni-4 ballistic missile

Describing the trial as successful, DRDO said this was the 6th trial of the indigenously developed Agni-IV missile

02 Jan 2017 5:16 PM

Bengaluru: Drunk men molest women in front of cops on New Year

At least 1,500 police personnel were deployed in the area, but they were heavily out numbered, and were left powerless.

02 Jan 2017 3:24 PM


Lalu Prasad’s son Tej Pratap dons Lord Krishna avatar on New Year

Tej Pratap, who dressed up as Lord Krishna, was spotted playing flute with a red turban on his head.

02 Jan 2017 1:43 PM

Cannot seek votes using religion: SC on Hindutva case

The apex court stated that relationship between man and God is an individual choice and the state is forbidden to interfere.

02 Jan 2017 11:15 AM

Delhi: Man smashes beer bottle on his own head, dies

The man had come to party with his friends to a bar at Hauz Khas Village on New year’s eve.

02 Jan 2017 10:14 AM

Jharkhand: Lalmatia colliery mishap toll rises to 18

Two more machines were also recovered, said officials. The rescue operation is still underway.

02 Jan 2017 8:19 AM

Wrap-up: And miles to go before we sleep

If anybody had to pick one event that defined 2016, then it has to be demonetisation.

02 Jan 2017 6:50 AM


2 tea gardens attached in Assam over provident fund default

The minimum benefit under deposit-linked insurance will also be increased from Rs 40,000 to Rs 1 lakh per worker, says Das.

02 Jan 2017 5:36 AM

Death due to mosquito bite an accident: Consumer Commission

The insurer submitted before the forum that Debashish had died due to a mosquito bite and not due to an accident.

02 Jan 2017 5:24 AM

Supreme Court ruling on use of religion in polls today

It was not possible to completely shut them from making any appeal on the basis of religion.

02 Jan 2017 5:17 AM

Auto, home loans set to be cheaper

State-owned lender Union Bank had last week reduced its one-year MCLR by 65 basis points or 0.65 per cent to 8.65 per cent.

02 Jan 2017 5:07 AM

2 Indians, 37 others killed in Turkey terror hit

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but Turkish authorities called it an “act of terror”.

02 Jan 2017 4:53 AM


Won’t hold back when provoked, says Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Lt. Gen. Bakshi on Saturday announced “full support” to the new Chief.

02 Jan 2017 2:18 AM

Lalu Yadav’s elder son plays Krishna on New Year

Yadav is an ardent follower of Lord Krishna and is often seen applying long sandal mark on his forehead.

02 Jan 2017 2:04 AM

Reform political funding to win the war against black money

Political parties, instead of being banisters of democracy, have become canisters of black money.

02 Jan 2017 1:34 AM

Govt again asks for access to Jadhav, Ansari in Pakistan prison

Mr Jadhav has been accused by Pakistan of planning “subversive activities” in the country.

02 Jan 2017 1:20 AM

NSG site hit, Pak hackers suspected

‘Alone Injector’ group posts objectionable messages against PM Modi, anti-India content.

02 Jan 2017 1:17 AM