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  India   All India  05 Aug 2017

India, All india, 05 Aug 2017

NDA's Venkaiah Naidu defeats Gopalkrishna Gandhi, becomes 13th Vice-Prez of India

Opposition nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi secured 244 votes.

05 Aug 2017 8:11 PM

Darjeeling stir: GJM leader Norbu Lama arrested, sent to 7-day CID custody

Lama was arrested by Siliguri Police on Friday night for alleged involvement in fresh clashes in the hills.

05 Aug 2017 6:08 PM

BJP leader detained for attack on Rahul Gandhi's convoy in Gujarat

Earlier in the day, the Congress workers staged protests across the nation against the attack.

05 Aug 2017 4:30 PM

BJP won't succeed in making Congress-mukt Bharat: Chidambaram

Congress on Saturday staged protests across the nation over attack on party vice president Rahul Gandhi's convoy in Gujarat on Friday.

05 Aug 2017 4:13 PM

Have not violated law, truth will come out soon: K'taka minister after I-T raids

The I-T department on Wednesday began its searches on various properties linked to Shivakumar.

05 Aug 2017 2:01 PM


AP: 4 Spanish nationals, driver killed as bus collides with container truck

The foreign nationals were on their way to Puducherry from Anantapuramu district when the collision took place.

05 Aug 2017 1:24 PM

Abu Dujana first martyr of Indian cell of al-Qaeda: Zakir Musa

Dujana, a Pak national, figured at number 1 in the list of 12 'most wanted terrorists' released by the Army in June 2017.

05 Aug 2017 1:08 PM

UP students make 100 ft long 'Rakhi' for Indian soldiers

Students depicted culture of every state and unity of every religion through this Rakhi.

05 Aug 2017 12:51 PM

2 killed, 1 injured as vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

The bodies have been recovered and the injured person has been hospitalized.

05 Aug 2017 12:37 PM

Kashmiris swear by leech therapy

Under the leech therapy, three to four leeches are placed on the body of a patient for half an hour for bloodletting.

05 Aug 2017 6:54 AM


Doklam standoff: India silent on China claims

Will continue to engage with Beijing diplomatically, says MEA

05 Aug 2017 6:07 AM

Lucknow’s Chowk eating its way to lifestyle disorders?

The Chowk still has remnants of the Nawab era of Oudh. It showcases the rich cultural heritage of Lucknow.

05 Aug 2017 3:33 AM

Ummedein: A ray of hope for cancer victims

A daily wage earner, Jatia, couldn’t buy the necessary medicines even after selling all his assets.

05 Aug 2017 3:27 AM

Chhattisgarh bureaucrats turn to govt schools for their own kids

“Since I have admitted my child in the school, I will keep a watch on its education standard,” the police officer told this newspaper on phone.

05 Aug 2017 2:53 AM

Rail tracks turn death traps

Overbridges needed to save tigers on Madhya Pradesh’s tracks that pass through sanctuary.

05 Aug 2017 2:43 AM


Venkaiah Naidu set to be elected as Vice-President on Saturday

The term of incumbent vice-president Hamid Ansari, who has held the post for two consecutive terms, will end on August 10.

05 Aug 2017 1:36 AM

Government takes steps to set up worldclass institutes

There will be no ministry involvement and the empowered committee to have last word on the selection of these institutes, sources stated.

05 Aug 2017 1:36 AM

Foreign secy: World wants India to play greater role

In the last 70 years, on the positive side we have secured our national integrity & the relationship with the NATO powers are substantive & balanced.

05 Aug 2017 1:33 AM

Aadhaar must to register deaths

The new regulation will not be applicable to the states of Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya.

05 Aug 2017 1:33 AM

Karnataka minister faces ED trouble

The income-tax department will restrict itself to examining the extent of tax evasion and the volume of black money.

05 Aug 2017 1:30 AM