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  India   All India  08 Aug 2018

India, All india, 08 Aug 2018

Dravidian doyen M Karunanidhi laid to rest at Marina, lakhs bid adieu

Karunanidhi was buried with full military honours with soldiers giving him a gun salute and buglars sounding the last post.

08 Aug 2018 9:08 PM

Refrain from making comments on PILs: Centre to Supreme Court

The exchanges between SC and AG occurred when bench was hearing matter relating to conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across country.

08 Aug 2018 9:01 PM

4 terrorists shot dead in an encounter in J&K’s Baramulla, ops underway

During questioning, one terrorist revealed that he was in touch with other terrorists of the area who were planning future terror strikes.

08 Aug 2018 8:31 PM

‘Don’t act smart or will make you homeless’: SC slams builder Amrapali

SC would sell 'each and every property' of Amrapali Group to recover cost of construction of pending real estate projects, bench threatened.

08 Aug 2018 7:42 PM

Swedish giant IKEA comes to India, set to open doors in Hyderabad tomorrow

The Hyderabad store is spread over 13 acres and would have a range of around 7,500 products.

08 Aug 2018 6:01 PM


My wish to join Congress dragged me into Muzaffarpur case, says Brajesh Thakur

Bihar Cong president said, 'It is laughable comment made by him. Investigation suggests that he was connected to Manju Verma's husband.'

08 Aug 2018 5:29 PM

Bihar minister Manju Verma resigns over Muzaffarpur shelter case

Chandeshwar Verma, Manju Verma’s husband visited the shelter home nine times, each time for several hours.

08 Aug 2018 5:06 PM

Engineer-turned-terrorist shot in encouter, shortlisted for police recruitment

J&K Police released short-list of 2,060 candidates and at 1913 is Khurshid Ahmad Malik, of Arabal village of Pulwama district of Kashmir.

08 Aug 2018 4:33 PM

Over 40 injured as major fire breaks out at Mumbai's Bharat Petroleum plant

Nine fire tenders, two foam tenders and two jumbo tankers were pressed into service to douse the blaze.

08 Aug 2018 4:21 PM

Watch: Kerala police's KiKi challenge warning will definitely crack you up

The 44-second light-hearted video clearly makes known the intention of the Kerala police -- attempt the KiKi challenge and face action.

08 Aug 2018 4:20 PM


Partition wouldn’t have happened if Jinnah had become PM: Dalai Lama

The Tibetan spiritual leader said he thinks Mahatma Gandhi was willing to give the prime ministership to Jinnah but Nehru refused.

08 Aug 2018 4:17 PM

SC to constitute panel to look into issues in jails across country

The court is hearing a matter relating to inhuman conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across the country.

08 Aug 2018 4:10 PM

Karunanidhi gave me my first National Award: Big B remembers DMK chief

DMK patriarch Karunanidhi died at the age of 94 at Cauvery hospital in Chennai on Tuesday evening after a prolonged illness.

08 Aug 2018 4:09 PM

Adultery law serves what public good, asks Supreme Court

'What is the sanctity of marriage here. If consent of husband is taken then there is no adultery,' the bench said.

08 Aug 2018 4:04 PM

One who worked hard without rest, reads Karunanidhi's coffin

Lines written on coffin were penned by Karunanidhi himself three decades ago and were also referred to in letter written by MK Stalin.

08 Aug 2018 3:20 PM


2 dead in stampede near Rajaji Hall where late Karunanidhi lies in state

MK Stalin said, 'Those who are in power are trying to create chaos, but you have all shown the strength of the cadres.'

08 Aug 2018 3:09 PM

Officers failed to act against Deoria shelter despite govt order: UP CM

The UP govt has now recommended a CBI probe in the Deoria shelter case from where 21 girls and three boys were rescued.

08 Aug 2018 2:59 PM

Delhi High Court decriminalises begging in national Capital

On May 16, the court had asked how begging could be an offence in a country where the government was unable to provide food or jobs.

08 Aug 2018 2:51 PM

Transgender activists urge state govt's to 'learn a lesson' from Kerala

Kerala, one of the most transgender-friendly states, recently announced that they would cover the cost of gender reassignment surgeries.

08 Aug 2018 2:32 PM

Watch: Cops resort to lathicharge after scuffle with Karunanidhi supporters

Seeing the swelling crowd, police blocked entrance of Rajaji hall following which people were seen climbing walls, trees to enter the hall.

08 Aug 2018 2:06 PM