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  India   All India  17 May 2017

India, All india, 17 May 2017

Find and hit terrorists, Arun Jaitley tells LoC forces

A defence spokesman while confirming it said that Jaitley is in Srinagar “to review the overall security situation in the Valley”.

17 May 2017 10:44 PM

Woman claims to be wife of Odisha MLA, ransacks official residence premises

The woman demanded status of a wife as she claimed she had married Pradhan three years ago.

17 May 2017 9:24 PM

Govt 'nervous' of opposition unity for Prez poll: Congress on CBI, IT raids

Tewari also accused the govt of misusing its agencies to target its political opponents and termed CBI's action as a 'command action'.

17 May 2017 8:41 PM

Centre gives BJP, Cong, AAP 15 days more to furnish details of overseas funding

The AAP had alleged that the central government's move was a clear case of 'political witch-hunt' and it was very dangerous for democracy.

17 May 2017 8:21 PM

Passengers unhappy, call no-fly list for unruly passengers 'tilted towards airlines'

The demand for a 'no-fly' list was made by several airlines after Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad assaulted an Air India staffer in March.

17 May 2017 7:57 PM


Triple talaq not an issue of majority vs minority: A-G

'It is intra-community struggle between men and women because men are more resourceful, earner and educated,' the AG said.

17 May 2017 7:19 PM

Video: Indian navy foils piracy attempt on Liberian vessel in Gulf of Aden

Three skiffs fled the area at high speeds on sighting the Indian warship.

17 May 2017 6:59 PM

AP's Visakhapatnam railway station cleanest, Bihar's Darbhanga dirtiest: report

This was the third survey on cleanliness done by the railways to keep a tab on rail premises as part of its 'Swachh Rail' campaign.

17 May 2017 6:53 PM

Will work to defeat BJP if reservation not granted to Patel community: Hardik Patel

Patel accused the state govt of dilly-dallying on the issue of granting reservation to the Patel community under OBC quota.

17 May 2017 6:31 PM

Will Kulbhushan Jadhav be hanged in Pak? ICJ to pronounce verdict tomorrow

Jadhav, a former naval officer, has been sentenced to death after being convicted of espionage by a Pakistani military court.

17 May 2017 5:51 PM


Kolkata's controversial cleric Barkati sacked; refuses to quit

Noor-ur Rahman Barkati was sacked for allegedly making anti-national statements and 'misusing' his position.

17 May 2017 5:25 PM

Heated exchanges between Jaitley and Kejriwal’s lawyer Jethmalani in Delhi HC

Advocates representing Jaitley said that Jethmalani was putting scandalous questions and must restrain himself from asking irrelevant ones.

17 May 2017 5:11 PM

Hills are smiling, says Mamata after TMC’s civic poll win; GJM wins 3 bodies

The TMC won a decisive majority in Domkal, Raigunj and Pujali in the plains and Mirik in the hill area.

17 May 2017 4:13 PM

Delhi: AAP MLA Som Dutt on trial for rioting, assault during 2015 poll campaign

If proven guilty, the offences entail a maximum punishment of seven years.

17 May 2017 2:52 PM

Rajasthan: 23-year-old woman dies of swine flu, 4th victim since January

The death toll due to swine flu touched four while 24 people have been tested H1N1 positive in Kota division so far this year.

17 May 2017 2:23 PM


After protest by Rewari school girls, Haryana govt decides to upgrade school

Talking to media, Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said that a principal has been appointed who will take care of admissions.

17 May 2017 2:01 PM

Rajasthan: BSF starts operation 'Garam Hawa' to step up border vigil

The op is being conducted as infiltration chances increase across border during intense heatwave conditions, BSF DIG Ravi Gandhi said.

17 May 2017 1:43 PM

Politicians, bureaucrats should serve 1-yr notice before resigning: AI pilot

Air India pilot S Sabu asserted that a rule should be stitched for politicians who 'recklessly switch sides causing political instability'.

17 May 2017 1:07 PM

West Bengal civic polls: TMC wins 4 municipalities; GJM captures 3 in the hills

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) captured three civic bodies in the hills including Darjeeling.

17 May 2017 12:31 PM

The drama is finally over: Karti Chidambaram day after CBI raids

This comes after his assertion that all charges against him are completely bogus and he will stand vindicated one day.

17 May 2017 11:47 AM