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  India   All India  07 Aug 2018

India, All india, 07 Aug 2018

Politicians, celebrities pay tribute to Dravidian veteran Karunanidhi

Karunanidhi died at 6.10 pm at the age of 94 at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital after a prolonged illness.

07 Aug 2018 9:34 PM

Stalin urges DMK workers to maintain peace, show military discipline

MK Stalin, son of Late Karunanidhi, put out an appeal to DMK cadre and followers to maintain discipline.

07 Aug 2018 8:59 PM

Karunanidhi – infused democracy, created awareness on state’s rights, federalism

Kalaignar’s second biggest achievement in these last 50 years is to run the DMK in a democratic manner.

07 Aug 2018 8:26 PM

Mamata blames 'political diplomacy' for cancellation of foreign visits

A day after criticising the BJP on the Assam NRC issue in a poem, Banerjee on Tuesday posted two more poems on her Facebook page.

07 Aug 2018 8:07 PM

Kerala's Christian community is India's pride: President Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind said the real value of education lies in how we learn to help fellow human beings and not in degrees.

07 Aug 2018 7:58 PM


Government didn't consider repealing Section 377 after 2012 gangrape: Minister

The committee did not make any recommendation in relation to Section 377 of the IPC, Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said.

07 Aug 2018 7:52 PM

69 terrorists infiltrated into Jammu & Kashmir till June 2018: Minister

There were 133 attempts of infiltration by terrorists from across border, out of which there were 69 net infiltrations, Hansraj Ahir said.

07 Aug 2018 7:39 PM

Women safety remark: Smriti Irani defends BJP, slams Rahul

Irani said Rahul's observation about RSS, BJP leaders and ministers is poor and such statements show his level of understanding.

07 Aug 2018 7:29 PM

A man of letters, Karunanidhi delighted in the arts

From 'Sangam' literature to contemporary novels, he was a voracious reader and writer.

07 Aug 2018 6:56 PM

Karuna reached dizzying heights, with no money, caste influence

It is a tribute to Indian democracy that someone born in the Isai Vellalar community could become country’s powerful leader.

07 Aug 2018 6:55 PM


Muthuvel Karunanidhi, DMK’s captain of 50 years returns to pavilion

The party has lost one of its most distinguished and astonishing leaders.

07 Aug 2018 6:53 PM

DMK Chief Karunanidhi, 5-time CM and towering Dravidian leader, dies at 94

Doctors at the Kauvery Hospital kept the leader on maximum medical support but his health continued to decline.

07 Aug 2018 6:46 PM

Don't even use blurred photos of sexual abuse survivors: SC to media

Supreme Court warned against interviewing minor survivors of sexual abuse saying it has serious mental impact.

07 Aug 2018 5:51 PM

DMK chief Karunanidhi's health 'extremely critical': Kauvery Hospital

The doctors clearly mentioned that despite maximum medical support, Karunanidhi's vital organs continued to deteriorate.

07 Aug 2018 4:51 PM

Venkaiah Naidu rebukes Rajya Sabha members for poor attendance

Venkaiah Naidu said it would be a 'sad commentary' on the functioning of the Rajya Sabha if someone was to take note of the attendance.

07 Aug 2018 4:35 PM


Vandana Chavan likely to be Oppn's candidate for Dy Chairman post

According to Opposition sources, Tiruchi Siva of DMK, Vandana Chavan of NCP and nominated member K T S Tulsi are front-runners for the post.

07 Aug 2018 4:28 PM

Imran Khan's pet dogs get their own Wikipedia page

The page currently lists five dogs, Sheru, Sherni, Motu, Pidu and Maximus with brief details on each.

07 Aug 2018 4:28 PM

Disclosure of Aadhaar number doesn't increase digital vulnerability: TRAI Chief

TRAI chief was quick to add that intention behind disclosure of his 12-digit number was never to abet others disclose their Aadhaar numbers.

07 Aug 2018 4:19 PM

SC to hear plea 'torture' of witness in Kathua rape and murder case tomorrow

A habeas corpus writ petition has been filed by the cousin of the witness. It alleges that Hussain has been kept in illegal detention.

07 Aug 2018 4:09 PM

‘Your job is to comply’: SC slams NRC officials for talking to media

The apex court also restrained Hajela and RGI's S Shailesh from talking to media on Assam's NRC henceforth.

07 Aug 2018 3:26 PM