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Achal Kumar Joti becomes new Chief Election Commissioner

The former Gujarat chief secretary was appointed as the next CEC on Tuesday succeeding Nasim Zaidi.

06 Jul 2017 12:29 PM

18 Naxals shot dead in Sukma operation in June: Chhattisgarh police

Operation 'Prahaar', was conducted by the CRPF, the CoBRA, the state police's STF and DRG between June 23 and 25.

06 Jul 2017 12:20 PM

J&K: Soldier missing with service rifle from Army's Baramulla camp

Police said Thoker's service rifle and three magazines were also missing.

06 Jul 2017 11:40 AM

WB riots: No internet, section 144 remains imposed in violence affected areas

Taking cognizance of the matter, the Ministry of Home Affairs sought a detailed report from the Mamata Banerjee-led govt over the violence.

06 Jul 2017 11:37 AM

Khadse gets clean chit in MIDC land deal, might return to Maha cabinet

Khadse had quit the ministry in June last year in the wake of a string of allegations, including irregularities in the Pune MIDC land deal.

06 Jul 2017 11:30 AM


1993 Mumbai blasts case: Merchant didn't attend conspiracy meetings, says lawyer

The special TADA court in June convicted Tahir Merchant, extradited gangster Abu Salem and four others in the case.

06 Jul 2017 11:20 AM

Govt will expand waiver to farmers who took loans post 2008: Maha CM

Earlier, the loan waiver scheme covered only those farmers who had loans outstanding between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2016.

06 Jul 2017 10:51 AM

WB riots: Guv Tripathi writes to Prez, says never humiliated Mamata

The governor wrote that he wanted to speak to the state DGP and when he was told that he was unavailable, he had called up WB CM.

06 Jul 2017 10:06 AM

Karnan was liable to be punished for gross, unsavoury acts: SC

Retired justice Karnan was the first judge to be awarded jail sentence when he was in service.

06 Jul 2017 8:48 AM

Ready for talks; 'Chinese troops should leave Bhutan', says India

China and India have been engaged in a standoff in the Dokalam area near the Bhutan tri-junction for the past 19.

06 Jul 2017 8:17 AM


Social media being used to lure youth into militancy: J&K police

Nitish Kumar said that on June 29, one such youth was stopped from crossing the Line of Control (LoC).

06 Jul 2017 7:15 AM

Ahead of polls, PM Modi to hasten reforms

The brainstorming sessions will focus on agricultural reforms addressing agrarian distress.

06 Jul 2017 6:53 AM

J&K forces get tough with locals supporting terror

The killing and resulting turbulence proved a huge catalyst for the Hizb to attract local youths.

06 Jul 2017 6:41 AM

Lalu Yadav hints at SP-BSP pact for 2019 polls

Lalu Yadav hints at the possibility of the two coming together.

06 Jul 2017 6:21 AM

JD-U to attend Opposition meet on Vice-President poll

The JD(U) had broken ranks with the Opposition and supported the National Democratic Alliance presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind.

06 Jul 2017 3:34 AM


India has weak PM, tweets Congress Vice-President

The Congress had urged the Prime Minister to take up the issues of H-1B visa, racial attacks on Indians and cross-border terrorism from Pakistan.

06 Jul 2017 3:19 AM

Rajnath steps in as Mamata-Governor spat intensifies

Maintain decorum, Union home minister urges both.

06 Jul 2017 2:42 AM

Throttling freedom of expression: All privileges need to be codified

The House of Commons prefers to ignore criticisms and does not throttle the freedom of speech.

06 Jul 2017 2:32 AM

Consider rollback of 30 per cent LBT, says Rajinikanth

Nearly 1,000 cinema halls in the state have remained shut since July 3.

06 Jul 2017 2:17 AM

‘India at 70’ to be celebrated across globe

Narendra Modi govt plans mega event to mark India’s independence.

06 Jul 2017 2:15 AM