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  India   All India  08 Jan 2019

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SC seeks WB govt's response on BJP plea seeking permission for 'rath yatra'

WB BJP has challenged Dec 21 order of the Calcutta HC, which had set aside the order of a single-judge bench allowing the procession.

08 Jan 2019 12:28 PM

Election stunt, says Mayawati on Centre's move to give 10pc quota for upper caste

Her reaction came a day after other opposition parties too questioned the timing of the Cabinet decision.

08 Jan 2019 12:17 PM

Supreme Court refuses to stay NGT order to reopen Sterlite plant

The smelter was ordered shut by Tamil Nadu over alleged pollution that led to violent protests in May.

08 Jan 2019 12:10 PM

SC order big blow to govt, say Cong, others after CBI director reinstated

Surjewala asked Modi to remember that govts had come and gone but the integrity of institutions had survived.

08 Jan 2019 12:05 PM

Liquor distributed at temple event organised by BJP leader in UP’s Hardoi

Naresh Agarwal is preparing the ground to contest 2019 Lok Sabha election on the BJP ticket from Hardoi.

08 Jan 2019 11:29 AM


Rahul slams Modi over Rafale deal, says PM refuses to pay dues of HAL

Gandhi's attack comes a day after he accused Modi government of weakening HAL.

08 Jan 2019 11:08 AM

Supreme Court reinstates CBI chief who govt had sent on forced leave

However, Alok Verma will not be able to take major policy decisions till CVC inquiry is over.

08 Jan 2019 10:53 AM

Trade bodies begin 2-day nation strike to protest anti-worker policies

As many as 10 Central Trade Unions (CTUs) have joined hands to go on a two-day nationwide strike from Tuesday.

08 Jan 2019 10:12 AM

'Enough is enough, there will be no bandh in WB': CM on trade union strike

State govt has announced that its employees would be barred from availing casual leave or any half-day leave on Tuesday and Wednesday.

08 Jan 2019 9:58 AM

Congress’ MP Priya Dutt opts out of Lok Sabha polls, cites 'personal reasons'

Dutt said that she was committed to work for the party and its candidate, but 'would not support anyone against her conscience'.

08 Jan 2019 9:21 AM


CBI vs CBI: SC to pronounce verdict on Alok Verma's petition today

A bench headed by CJI had on Dec 6 reserved its judgement after hearing the arguments on behalf of Verma, Centre and CVC.

08 Jan 2019 8:57 AM

Commuters in Mumbai affected as BEST employees go on strike

Due to strike, around 25 L passengers who travel by 3000 BEST buses every day will be inconvenienced.

08 Jan 2019 8:45 AM

Navy vehicle to determine visibility stuck at bottom of Meghalaya mine

The unmanned remote-operated vehicle got stuck at the bottom of the 370-feet-deep rat-hole coal mine on Monday.

08 Jan 2019 8:37 AM

HAL board to meet today amid reports of financial crisis

HAL said that it had taken an overdraft of Rs 962 Cr but with orders for 83 light combat aircraft, its finances were expected to improve.

08 Jan 2019 8:32 AM

ED questions P Chidambaram in INX case for second time

The ED has attached properties worth Rs. 54 crore belonging to Karti Chidambaram and a firm in connection with the case.

08 Jan 2019 6:51 AM


SC verdict on Alok Verma removal case likely today

CBI’s joint director M. Nageswara Rao, a 1986 batch Odisha-cadre IPS officer, was given the charge of interim chief of the probe agency.

08 Jan 2019 6:49 AM

10 per cent quota: PM Modi’s masterstroke

Union Cabinet approves reservation for economically weaker sections in general category.

08 Jan 2019 6:45 AM

Engineering student raped in Jharkhand

The Government Railway Police (GRP) has started investigation into the incident after registering a case.

08 Jan 2019 6:42 AM

Govt proposes 10 per cent economically weaker sections quota

The Supreme Court had diluted certain provisions in the Act, but the BJP government restored them by passing a Bill in the Parliament.

08 Jan 2019 6:35 AM

Rahul Gandhi says govt weakening Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

The minister said HAL has confirmed that contracts amounting to more than Rs 26,570.80 crore have been signed between 2014-18.

08 Jan 2019 1:55 AM