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  India   All India  11 Jan 2019

India, All india, 11 Jan 2019

India grants consular access to AgustaWestland middleman Christian Michel

The British High Commission had sought consular access to Michel after he was arrested in the first week of December.

11 Jan 2019 4:39 PM

'Natural justice was scuttled': Sacked CBI chief Alok Verma resigns

Verma, who was transferred as Director General Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guard, refused to take charge.

11 Jan 2019 3:28 PM

Delhi HC refuses to quash bribery case against CBI no. 2 Rakesh Asthana

Delhi HC also refused to quash FIR lodged against CBI Deputy Superintendent Devender Kumar, alleged middleman Manoj Prasad.

11 Jan 2019 3:06 PM

Nageshwar Rao takes charge as CBI chief, cancels transfers done by Verma

M Nageshwar Rao was appointed interim CBI chief on Thursday after PM Modi-led panel removed Alok Verma from the position.

11 Jan 2019 2:43 PM

Class 10 students can choose ‘easier’ Maths paper from 2020: CBSE

CBSE will introduce 2 levels of examination in Mathematics - Standard and Basic - for Class 10 students.

11 Jan 2019 2:13 PM


‘Miracles happen, carry on efforts to save miners’: SC to Meghalaya govt

SC also asked Meghalaya govt about steps being taken by it against those running illegal mines.

11 Jan 2019 1:30 PM

27-yr-old Haryana singer arrested for duping man of Rs 60 lakh after notes ban

The accused Shikha Raghav, a stage singer. was declared proclaimed offender since she was evading arrest from last 2 years, police said.

11 Jan 2019 12:45 PM

‘India’s target to send astronauts to space is December 2021’: ISRO chief

'The preparations for Gaganyaan Mission are underway. It has been a major turning point for ISRO,' K Sivan said.

11 Jan 2019 12:27 PM

‘No evidence of bribe’: Here’s why Alok Verma shunted out as CBI chief

As panel based its decision on CVC report, Kharge flagged how main allegations against Verma were 'unsubstantiated'.

11 Jan 2019 11:25 AM

Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav may announce tie-up for 2019 polls tomorrow

BSP chief Mayawati and SP president Akhilesh Yadav have called a joint press conference tomorrow.

11 Jan 2019 10:05 AM


‘Fear rampaging through PM Modi’s mind’: Rahul on CBI chief removal

Congress party said the Prime Minister was trying to protect his and his government's 'wrong-doings' by appointing a 'pliable officer'.

11 Jan 2019 9:39 AM

'Transferred on false charges': Alok Verma, removed as CBI chief

'I have tried to uphold the integrity of CBI while attempts were being made to destroy it,' Verma further said.

11 Jan 2019 9:16 AM

BJP poll strategy meet from today

The party leadership has to finetune its strategy for the coming Lok Sabha polls.

11 Jan 2019 6:27 AM

BJP will launch nationwide events to woo young voters

Modi himself had on various occasions hailed the participation of youth in the nation building and has a massive support base among the youth.

11 Jan 2019 6:23 AM

NCP backs Naveen Patnaik on reservation for women

The BJD has been showcasing its drive for 33 per cent reservation for women as its commitment towards “women empowerment.”

11 Jan 2019 6:19 AM


Won’t allow homosexuality in Indian Army, says Bipin Rawat

Rawat said though his force is not above the law, it will not be possible to allow gay sex and adultery in the Army.

11 Jan 2019 6:10 AM

Alok Verma shunted out as CBI chief by Modi-led panel

Removed on graft charges a day after resuming charge.

11 Jan 2019 2:23 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan says quota bill will bring back NDA

Paswan said many of RJD leaders come from upper castes and would find it difficult to woo voters from their community.

11 Jan 2019 1:49 AM

Sheila Dikshit replaces Ajay Maken, back as Delhi Cong chief

Devender Yadav, Haroon Yusuf and Rajesh Lilothia working presidents.

11 Jan 2019 1:42 AM

GST exemption limit doubled to Rs 40 lakh

GST Council allows Kerala to impose 1 per cent cess on intra-state sales for up to 2 years.

11 Jan 2019 1:11 AM