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  India   All India  02 Dec 2016

India, All india, 02 Dec 2016

Nagrota attack: Parrikar admits ‘lethargy’ in security arrangements, vows action

Seven security personnel were killed in the incident which witnessed hostage-like situation at the Army camp.

02 Dec 2016 8:18 PM

No permission to Army for exercise at toll plazas: WB cops

The Army said that it was only carrying out routine annual data collection exercises.

02 Dec 2016 6:07 PM

Rajnath asks note ban critics to give Centre at least 50 days

‘Even the people standing in the queues have supported the government and they are ready to sacrifice for the nation,’ Modi said.

02 Dec 2016 5:07 PM

No new CBI director, Rakesh Asthana takes charge as second-in-command

The CBI chief is selected through a collegium comprising PM, the Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha and the Chief Justice of India.

02 Dec 2016 4:31 PM

US exploring ways to build better ties with India: Richard Verma

Richard Verma was speaking on the ocassion of Hornbill Festival during the Kohima Night Carnival.

02 Dec 2016 4:19 PM


Switzerland starts consultations on sharing black money details with India

Switzerland also launched consultations on introducing Automatic Exchange of Information with various countries across the globe.

02 Dec 2016 4:17 PM

Bombay HC seeks RBI response on deadline for exchanging old notes

The labour, working class and migrant workers also have old notes and are unable to deposit them as many of them do not have bank accounts.

02 Dec 2016 4:11 PM

6 firms debarred from defence deals for 10 yrs: Parrikar

The minister also said that business dealings have been suspended or put on hold in respect of 13 firms.

02 Dec 2016 3:58 PM

Note ban: Queues get longer at pumps, market footfall decrease

Besides queues at petrol pumps, people lined up outside banks and ATMs, with many waiting to deposit old notes and withdraw money.

02 Dec 2016 3:42 PM

Cong tells TMC, BJP to keep Army out of politics

The issue was raised in both Houses of Parliament with main opposition Congress too seeking clarification on the army deployment.

02 Dec 2016 3:26 PM


Note ban: Spell steps to ease suffering in rural areas, SC to govt

The co-operative banks have been deliberately kept out of the drive as these did not have the expertise to detect fake currency, govt said.

02 Dec 2016 2:48 PM

Army rebuts Mamata charges, says exercise done with police knowledge

Mamata had yesterday alleged that the army had been deployed without informing the state government.

02 Dec 2016 2:37 PM

Those trying to convert black money into white won't be spared: Shaktikanta Das

Shaktikanta Das said that trails are being pursued by agencies and coordinated actions are being taken due to which results are visible.

02 Dec 2016 2:32 PM

India to be HIV free by 2030, claims Health Minister JP Nadda

The Union Health Minister said that the Centre has taken major policy decisions towards strengthening the fight against the epidemic.

02 Dec 2016 2:31 PM

Large volumes of cash a source of corruption: Modi

Modi said the November 8 decision offered 'a unique opportunity' for small traders.

02 Dec 2016 12:41 PM


'Political frustration': Parrikar hits out at Mamata govt in LS for Army controversy

'Saddening that a routine exercise has been made a controversy now,' he said.

02 Dec 2016 11:28 AM

Trade will grow; paper currency will be history: Jaitley

After cash ban, there won’t be the same level of paper currency, the country will move further towards digital currency, he said.

02 Dec 2016 10:42 AM

'Tunnel' used by Nargota attackers mere 'rat-hole', was used just once, says BSF

BSF also played a video to showcase the route of the terrorist, who came from Pak crawling through the tunnel.

02 Dec 2016 10:16 AM

Appointment of judges cannot be 'hijacked': TS Thakur

The remarks come in wake of mounting tension between the judiciary and executive over the appointment of judges for higher judiciary.

02 Dec 2016 9:00 AM

'Above normal' winter, but less cold wave spells likely in north India this year

This will be the second consecutive year when winter in North India will be below normal.

02 Dec 2016 8:52 AM