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  India   All India  08 Feb 2017

India, All india, 08 Feb 2017

Sasikala preventing AIADMK MLAs from contacting me: OPS

AIADMK legislators should ask why they're not being allowed by Sasikala to speak to me, said the acting Tamil Nadu CM.

08 Feb 2017 9:23 PM

BJP will end reservations if brought to power in UP: Mayawati

She said BJP was an anti-minority party and had tried to interfere in issues like 'triple talaq'.

08 Feb 2017 7:39 PM

Modi’s ‘bathing with raincoat’ jibe at Manmohan over corruption sparks furore

'Bathing in a bathroom with a raincoat on is an art only Dr Sahib (Manomohan Singh) can know of,' Modi said.

08 Feb 2017 6:34 PM

Indira was advised to demonetise, but did not: Modi

'The poor in this country have been worst affected due to a parallel economy,' Modi said.

08 Feb 2017 5:55 PM

Scuffle in Bengal assembly, Leader of Oppn hospitalised

The Congress and the Left legislators staged a walkout from the House protesting against the incident.

08 Feb 2017 5:37 PM


Doubts regarding Amma's death will be probed: Panneerselvam

I haven’t ditched AIADMK and will prove majority in Tamil Nadu Assembly, said caretaker CM Panneerselvam.

08 Feb 2017 3:34 PM

RBI raises cash withdrawal limit for savings a/c to Rs 50,000 from Feb 20

There will be no limit on cash withdrawal from savings bank accounts from March 13, the RBI said.

08 Feb 2017 2:57 PM

Haven't received major complaints about food quality from jawans: govt

A number of videos were uploaded online recently by jawans, complaining about the conditions they work in, 'poor' quality of food.

08 Feb 2017 12:42 PM

Will prove my strength in assembly: Panneerselvam

He said he will meet Governor C.H. Vidyasagar Rao and the Speaker alone to convene the assembly session soon.

08 Feb 2017 12:25 PM

In a first, SC issues contempt notice to HC judge

The apex court issued the notice to Justice CS Karnan for levelling corruption charges against sitting judges.

08 Feb 2017 11:37 AM


Nuclear terrorism is int'l threat, cannot be ignored: Jaishankar

The Foreign Secretary further said that the horrors of atomic power destruction would never be repeated.

08 Feb 2017 10:33 AM

Manohar Parrikar’s surgical strike remarks draw Opposition fire

Congress leader Shantaram Naik also suggested that Parikkar should not make policy statements outside Parliament.

08 Feb 2017 4:59 AM

Talks with RBI on note ban started in Feb 2016: Arun Jaitley

8 of 10 directors were present in the final November 8 meeting.

08 Feb 2017 3:18 AM

Prime suspect in Kanpur derailment held in Nepal

The National Investigation Agency is likely to send a team to Kathmandu soon to interrogate Hoda.

08 Feb 2017 3:11 AM

China blocks US move to brand JeM chief terrorist

India has taken up the matter with China, and voiced its objection.

08 Feb 2017 2:44 AM


I was forced to quit, can return, says O Panneerselvam

Suspense over Sasikala Natarajan oath grows after TN CM’s open revolt.

08 Feb 2017 2:11 AM

India to host key security meet to nail Pakistan on terror

New Delhi will host a meeting to finalise the Bimstec Motor Vehicles Agreement.

08 Feb 2017 1:22 AM

Aadhaar-linked attendance: Health ministry cracks whip

Significantly, arrival in the office after 9.30 am and departure from office before 5 pm will be reckoned as half day casual leave.

08 Feb 2017 1:14 AM

Supreme Court says can’t lay down rules to ban ‘sardar’ jokes

A committee was formed to give suggestions on how such regulation can be made.

08 Feb 2017 12:43 AM