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  India   All India  07 Jan 2019

India, All india, 07 Jan 2019

Rajya Sabha session extended till Wednesday for 'quota for upper caste' bill

The proposed bill was approved by the Union Cabinet this afternoon in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

07 Jan 2019 9:05 PM

'India, Pak can resolve Kashmir issue outside help': Norway PM

Erna Solberg said controversial visit of former PM of Norway Kjell Magne Bondevik to Kashmir was in his 'private' capacity.

07 Jan 2019 8:46 PM

In phone call, PM Modi, Putin discuss bilateral issues, vow to fight terrorism

Putin also wished PM Modi success in the upcoming parliamentary elections, Russian diplomatic sources said.

07 Jan 2019 8:20 PM

SC declines urgent hearing of PIL seeking voter ID, Aadhaar linking

Advocate and BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay filed the PIL for urgent hearing.

07 Jan 2019 7:59 PM

Akhilesh Yadav cleared 13 mining leases on a single day, claims CBI

CBI said Yadav had cleared 14 leases, of which 13 were cleared on Feb 17, 2013, in violation of e-tendering process.

07 Jan 2019 7:51 PM


‘Poll gimmick’: Congress slams Centre’s 'quota for upper caste' move

Congress accused Centre of misleading country as it did not have requisite majority to get Constitutional amendment passed in Parliament.

07 Jan 2019 7:37 PM

'Govt won't be cowed down by threats’: Kerala CM on Sabarimala row

Pinarayi Vijayan said, 'Violence is violence and the government will take strong measures to curb it'.

07 Jan 2019 7:23 PM

Indian economy to grow at 7.2 pc in 2018-19, up from 6.5 pc last year: govt

The growth is mainly due to improvement in performance of agriculture and manufacturing sectors, the CSO said.

07 Jan 2019 6:28 PM

‘She was busy opening liquor bottles’: Rajasthan Cong MLA insults Vasundhara Raje

In the alleged video, people attending the event are heard clapping in response to Ramlal Meena's words.

07 Jan 2019 6:18 PM

Asom Gana Parishad snaps ties with BJP over Citizenship Bill

The bill seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslims from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

07 Jan 2019 5:25 PM


Molotov cocktail attack on Shillong BJP office

This happened a day before the North East Bandh called by North East Students Organisation against amendment of Citizenship Bill.

07 Jan 2019 4:58 PM

UK court clears extradition of match-fixing accused Sanjeev Chawla

The case will now go to Home Secretary Sajid Javid for a formal extradition order.

07 Jan 2019 4:37 PM

ED questions P Chidambaram in INX Media case for second time

In Nov 2018, Delhi HC had extended till Jan 15 interim protection from arrest granted to Chidambaram in INX Media case filed by ED and CBI.

07 Jan 2019 4:24 PM

Act against illegal slaughter of animals, sale of meat: HC to Maharashtra govt

HC was hearing petitions filed in 2017, alleging 'beef was being sold openly in areas such as Nagpada, Agripada, and Dongri' in Mumbai.

07 Jan 2019 4:07 PM

‘Indira Gandhi proved her mettle in her party without reservation’: Nitin Gadkari

The senior BJP leader said he was not opposed to women's reservation, but was against politics based on caste and religion.

07 Jan 2019 3:43 PM


‘Cong deviated from tradition’: BJP to contest MP Assembly Speaker election

BJP fielded ex-minister and Harsud MLA Vijay Shah, alleging Congress 'deviated from the tradition in appointing the pro tem speaker'.

07 Jan 2019 3:25 PM

Centre clears 10 per cent quota for economically weaker upper castes

The government is ready with a bill and will be introduced in the Parliament tomorrow, the last day of the Winter Session.

07 Jan 2019 2:55 PM

Mayawati extends support to Akhilesh amidst reports that CBI may quiz him

'Don’t be shaken by such gimmicks,' Mayawati said while terming the reports as 'political animosity' of the BJP.

07 Jan 2019 2:44 PM

Govt 'weakening' HAL to give 'gift' to Anil Ambani: Rahul on Rafale deal

'Give me 15 minutes with PM Modi for a debate on Rafale, the country will know the truth,' Rahul again said.

07 Jan 2019 2:13 PM

Author Nayantara Sahgal’s invite to Lit meet cancelled, Raj Thackeray apologises

Sahgal's invite was withdrawn after a political outfit threatened to disrupt function, organisers said.

07 Jan 2019 1:48 PM