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  India   All India  17 Nov 2017

India, All india, 17 Nov 2017

Indian women in queue for toilet would stretch 4 times around earth: report

Despite Swachh Bharat Mission, more than 732 million people still relieve themselves in the open or in unsafe, unhygienic toilets.

17 Nov 2017 9:45 PM

Modi fears Rahul's transformed image: NCP chief Sharad Pawar

Pawar claimed that the BJP-led central and Gujarat govts were rattled by the 'massive response' the Cong was getting in poll-bound Gujarat.

17 Nov 2017 9:41 PM

Govt to generate more employment by promoting small scale industries: MP CM

Madhya Pradesh CM also added that if women decide to set up their own businesses then the state government will provide them with subsidies.

17 Nov 2017 9:30 PM

Assaulted when denied to give false testimony against Dera chief: Woman

Suminder Kaur, who claims to be Ram Rahim former driver's niece, said she was being coerced by her uncle to give false testimony.

17 Nov 2017 9:25 PM

'Padmavati' release to take longer? Censor board sends film back to makers

'Padmavati' has been sent back to filmmakers by CBFC due to technical reasons. The film will be reviewed as per set norms.

17 Nov 2017 8:50 PM


Flutter in political circle: Rahul, Tejashwi meet over luncheon

Former Deputy CM of Bihar and Lalu's son Tejashwi tweeted, 'Rahul Gandhi invited me for lunch. I feel grateful and thank him for that.'

17 Nov 2017 7:43 PM

Cong's claims shameful, disservice to armed forces: Sitharaman on Rafale deal

The Defence minister attacked Cong by blaming it for sitting for 10 yrs on plans to buy the fighter jets that the IAF needed.

17 Nov 2017 6:33 PM

EC authorises Nitish Kumar faction to use JD(U) election symbol

After hearing arguments from petitioner's lawyer, Sibal, and Nitish Kumar's lawyer; the EC authorised latter to use 'Arrow' symbol.

17 Nov 2017 6:05 PM

Padmavati row: Did all Maharajas kneel before the British? Smriti slams Tharoor

However, when the issue snowballed, Tharoor took to Twitter to clarify his comments.

17 Nov 2017 5:35 PM

Brave decision: J&K Police after footballer-turned-militant Majid surrenders

‘I compliment him and assure that he will be able to get back to normal life very soon,’ Major General says.

17 Nov 2017 4:49 PM


Rajnath requests Bill Gates Foundation to develop 'Model Villages' in India

Gates explained the technologies they are using in agriculture and sanitation and assured they will offer constructive support to India.

17 Nov 2017 3:18 PM

NGT refuses to interfere with environment clearance granted to Amaravati

Environmental activists claimed the site is flood prone and the ecological impact of the project was not considered.

17 Nov 2017 3:14 PM

Mukul Roy moves Delhi HC against Centre, WB govt over alleged phone tapping

Roy alleged that his movements were constantly tracked during his stay in Kolkata and Delhi in the last few months.

17 Nov 2017 2:23 PM

Guj polls: BJP lists 70 nominees; CM to contest from Rajkot West

The names were finalised by BJP's Central Election Committee, which met on Wednesday.

17 Nov 2017 2:13 PM

After Moody's upgrade, doubters should introspect: Jaitley

US-based Moody's on Friday upgraded India's sovereign credit rating by a notch to 'Baa2' with a stable outlook.

17 Nov 2017 1:46 PM


Footballer-turned-LeT militant didn't surrender, only contacted family: J&K police

'He hasn't surrendered nor apprehended, so far. He should certainly come back. Let's hope he returns,' police said.

17 Nov 2017 12:11 PM

BHU prof develops 'Har Har Mahadev' app which blocks porn sites

This measure has been taken up to do away with the onslaught of trash and misinformation on the internet.

17 Nov 2017 11:14 AM

Democracy 'safe' as long as Hindus remain in majority: Union minister

While population of Muslims has increased considerably in India, the number of Hindus has fallen drastically in Pakistan after Partition.

17 Nov 2017 10:32 AM

Hardik's former aide joins BJP, accuses Patidar leader of using stir for personal gains

Chirag Patel was expelled from the Hardik-led Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) last year.

17 Nov 2017 10:10 AM

BJP behind Hardik's sex clips, 52 more to come: Patidar committee

At least three 'intimate' videos purportedly of Hardik are currently reported to be in circulation.

17 Nov 2017 8:29 AM