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Feel like baby again at 60: Justice KM Joseph on being junior-most SC judge

Recalling his short stint at SC as a lawyer, Justice Joseph said that he has very thin memories and expressed gratitude to bar members.

15 Aug 2018 11:40 AM

Kerala flood situation worsens as death toll mounts to 67, entire state on red alert

More than 1.5 lakh people have been lodged in relief camps across the state, CM Vijayan said.

15 Aug 2018 11:22 AM

Senior AAP leader Ashutosh resigns party citing 'personal reasons'

The 53-year-old had left journalism and joined the Aam Aadmi Party in 2014.

15 Aug 2018 11:14 AM

Dignitaries brave humidity with handcrafted fans during I-Day at Red Fort

The bamboo-made fans crafted by artisans from Mahali tribe of West Bengal, were provided to the invitees.

15 Aug 2018 11:07 AM

Chinese troops intruded eastern Ladakh last month, pitched 4 tents: sources

They said the Chinese troops came to the Indian side of the border in the garb of nomads and pitched the tents.

15 Aug 2018 10:07 AM


80 minutes this yr: PM resumes trend of long Independence Day speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had in 2017 spoken for 57 minutes, his shortest Independence Day speech in five years.

15 Aug 2018 9:59 AM

By 2022, Indian son or daughter to go in space 'carrying national flag': PM

An Indian astronaut, be it man or woman, will go on space odyssey by 2022 on board 'Gaganyaan', PM Modi said in his Independence Day speech.

15 Aug 2018 9:42 AM

Indian pilgrim beheaded by rear blade of helicopter in Nepal

The deceased, identified as Nagendra Kumar Kartik Mehta, a resident of Mumbai, was en route to the Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage.

15 Aug 2018 9:37 AM

‘Sleeping elephant’ woke up, India to lead world growth for 3 decades: PM Modi

PM Modi said, red tape has been replaced with 'red carpet', propelling India on the ease of doing business ranking.

15 Aug 2018 9:18 AM

In I-Day speech, Modi speaks about progress India made under his govt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi drew comparison between situation in 2013 and how things stand in last year of his govt.

15 Aug 2018 8:55 AM


For better, affordable healthcare Jan Arogya Abhiyaan to launch Sept 25: PM

This is PM Modi's last Independence Day speech before the next Lok Sabha elections which are scheduled for 2019.

15 Aug 2018 8:21 AM

No flag yatra in Kasganj after R-day violence

A heavy deployment of police has been made in the district on the eve of Independence Day and local intelligence agencies are on high alert.

15 Aug 2018 2:50 AM

24 lakh ineligible voters in MP

The voters whose names have been deleted in the exercise comprised the dead, shifted, absentee, and repeat or duplicate voters.

15 Aug 2018 2:35 AM

‘Shimla receives highest rains in August in 117 years’

In the entire state, 73.8 mm rainfall was recorded at 8.30 am in 24 hours which is five times more than normal for this day, he added.

15 Aug 2018 2:18 AM

Joint elections not possible right now: EC

The Congress, while concurring with the EC’s view, challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to dissolve the Lok Sabha immediately.

15 Aug 2018 2:07 AM


350 Armymen appeal to Supreme Court against dilution of Afspa

Admitting the petition, a bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice A.M. Khanwilkar agreed to hear the matter next Monday.

15 Aug 2018 2:02 AM

‘Don’t let extraneous debates distract us’

“The power to stay your hand is far greater than the power to strike with your hand and ‘hinsa’ has no place in the society,” he said.

15 Aug 2018 1:57 AM

Al Qaeda wing ‘inclined’ to attack India

Al Qaeda still maintains a presence in South Asia: UN report.

15 Aug 2018 1:27 AM

Women leaders to dominate Lok Sabha polls?

All in all, political dynamism of the two ladies is responsible for both having reached this stage and having outsmarted male politicians!

15 Aug 2018 1:20 AM

Pakistan envoy lauds PM for calling Imran Khan

Speaking on the occasion of a function to mark his country’s I-Day on Tuesday.

15 Aug 2018 1:18 AM