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  India   All India  08 Jan 2019

India, All india, 08 Jan 2019

‘Need time to think over it’: Naveen Patnaik on joining 'mahagathbandhan'

Patnaik alleged BJP ignored demand to increase MSP of paddy despite promising it in its manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

08 Jan 2019 9:01 PM

Chandrababu Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi, discusses plan to take on BJP

Naidu will be meeting a host of other opposition leaders, including NCP's Sharad Pawar and NC leader Abdullah.

08 Jan 2019 8:43 PM

Apsara Reddy appointed as Congress’ first transgender officebearer

Apsara Reddy has been appointed as National General Secretary of All India Mahila Congress (AIMC).

08 Jan 2019 8:27 PM

After Shatrughan SInha, Ram Vilas Paswan loses VIP status at Patna airport

Airport official said the situation arose since orders for extending facilities were not issued by competent authority.

08 Jan 2019 8:11 PM

Judge's transfer delays Tej Pratap Yadav divorce plea hearing: report

'Judge Uma Shankar Dwivedi, who was hearing the case, was recently transferred and his reliever is yet to take charge,' sources said.

08 Jan 2019 7:51 PM


'Was upper caste quota in your manifesto jumla?' Jaitley hits back at Oppn

Arun Jaitley made forceful pitch for passage of bill providing 10 per cent quota for poor among general category.

08 Jan 2019 7:28 PM

'BJP offered Rs 100 Cr to Congress MLA to topple MP govt': Digvijay Singh

The BJP, in response, dared Singh to prove his allegations and also tried to run down the former MP CM's claims as irrelevant.

08 Jan 2019 7:10 PM

5-judge constitution bench of SC to hear Ayodhya case on Jan 10

The bench will be headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi and comprise of Justices S A Bobde, N V Ramana, U U Lalit and D Y Chandrachud.

08 Jan 2019 6:05 PM

Lok Sabha passes bill to give citizenship to non-Muslim immigrants

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

08 Jan 2019 5:39 PM

Trade unions strike: Thousands participate in Panaji march

‘We want to send a clear signal to the Centre that people are against the policies of the government,’ Mass Orgs convenor Suhas Naik said.

08 Jan 2019 5:33 PM


Fire breaks out in Himalayan Queen train in Himachal Pradesh's Solan

There were around 200 passengers in the seven coaches of the train and all of them are reportedly safe.

08 Jan 2019 5:17 PM

Govt introduces amendments to POCSO Act in LS

This is being introduced to address the strong need to take stringent measures to deter rising trend of child sex abuse in India.

08 Jan 2019 4:58 PM

Former UIDAI chief Nandan Nilekani to head RBI panel on digital payments

RBI appointed Nandan Nilekani as the chairman of High-Level Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments in the country.

08 Jan 2019 4:22 PM

Indian Navy deploys ‘specialist’ diving team for Ganga Sagar Mela

This action has been taken to provide rescue and relief operations during Ganga Sagar Mela between Jan 13 and 15.

08 Jan 2019 3:54 PM

‘Nothing will save PM from Rafale’: Rahul after SC order on CBI chief

'With the reinstatement of CBI chief, some justice has been done. Now let's see what happens,' says Rahul.

08 Jan 2019 3:36 PM


PM Modi holds talks with Norwegian PM Erna Solberg

Erna Solberg, who arrived here on Monday, was accorded ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday morning.

08 Jan 2019 2:51 PM

‘War between nuclear-armed nations suicidal’: Imran Khan on Indo-Pak ties

Pakistan PM Imran Khan said that even a Cold War was not in the interests of the two countries.

08 Jan 2019 2:19 PM

North East 'bandh' begins against Citizenship Amendment Bill

Several students' bodies of the region have decided to observe 'bandh' in support of the call given by North East Students' Organisation.

08 Jan 2019 1:44 PM

Decision to send CBI officers on leave on CVC recommendation: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said in accordance with the Supreme Court verdict, orders will be complied with and the government will act in the same manner.

08 Jan 2019 1:04 PM

Crude bombs hurled at CPI(M), BJP workers' homes over Sabarimala issue

On Monday, a countrymade bomb was hurled at the house of a BJP worker at Koyilandy, while 18 crude bombs were seized from Kannur.

08 Jan 2019 12:36 PM