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  India   All India  18 May 2017

India, All india, 18 May 2017

Sharad Pawar rejected Sonia's offer to be presidential candidate: NCP

Pawar clearly informed Gandhi that she should consider somebody else's name, NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik said.

18 May 2017 9:14 PM

Jadhav case: ICJ order great vindication of India's stand, says Arun Jaitley

There is a sense of relief and also happiness in India that the ICJ has ruled in India's favour, Jaitley said.

18 May 2017 8:51 PM

India's case on Jadhav emboldened by ICJ order: Harish Salve

Salve, who took up the case 'pro bono' (free of charge), said India had 'a lot at stake' in it.

18 May 2017 8:37 PM

India welcomes ICJ verdict on Jadhav; says binding on Pakistan

The ICJ order is unanimous, favourable, clear and unambiguous and is a matter of great relief for people of India, the MEA said.

18 May 2017 8:15 PM

UP government hospitals short of over 7,000 doctors: Health minister

In the state, 18,382 posts have been created of which 11,034 have been filled creating a shortage of 7,348 doctors, Health minister said.

18 May 2017 7:57 PM


Karti Chidambaram leaves for London amid CBI raids

Karti, himself a Congress leader, left for London along with a friend, airport sources said.

18 May 2017 7:56 PM

How can 'sinful' triple talaq be a matter of faith: SC to Muslim bodies

SC reserved its verdict on a clutch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of triple talaq among Muslims.

18 May 2017 7:31 PM

Modi expresses satisfaction at ICJ ruling on Jadhav, thanks Sushma Swaraj

Modi spoke to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to thank her and appreciated the efforts of advocate Harish Salve.

18 May 2017 6:15 PM

UP cop jumps off train to catch fleeing prisoner, thrashed by railway police

The UP policeman jumped off the train to catch a fleeing prisoner.

18 May 2017 5:27 PM

Let Kejriwal step into box: Delhi HC terms Jethmalani's remarks 'scandalous'

The remarks were made on Wednesday by Jethmalani before Joint Registrar Deepali Sharma when Jaitley was being cross- examined.

18 May 2017 3:37 PM


Deceased IAS officer was to expose big scam in Karnataka: UP minister

The officer was found dead on Wednesday under mysterious circumstances on a roadside in the high-security Hazratganj area.

18 May 2017 3:28 PM

India wins at world court, ICJ stays Pak death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav

ICJ President Ronny Abraham, who headed the bench, also ruled that India should be given consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav.

18 May 2017 3:21 PM

MP: 3 including 2 children killed, 20 injured in bus accident

The victims, all from one family, were were going to attend a function in Supatar village.

18 May 2017 3:01 PM

Court frees man of rape charge, says woman was mature enough

It was alleged that the woman came in contact with him in 2008 and was raped and threatened by him on several occasions till 2016.

18 May 2017 3:00 PM

After 6-day hearing, SC reserves verdict on triple talaq

Various parties including the Centre, AIMPLB, AIWMPLB and various others made submissions over 6 days.

18 May 2017 2:17 PM


Harsh Vardhan gets additional charge of Environment Ministry post Dave's demise

Environment Minister Dave, 60, died in Delhi early on Thursday morning. 

18 May 2017 2:01 PM

Muslim law board refrains from commenting on issue of triple talaq in SC

The Centre, earlier on May 11, told the apex court that it opposed triple talaq and wants to fight for women equality and gender justice. 

18 May 2017 1:49 PM

Talk of justice hollow amidst economic disparity: Varun Gandhi

A practising lawyer himself, Gandhi flagged concern over the 'slow pace' at which investigation in heinous crimes like rape.

18 May 2017 1:30 PM

Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in 1995 Ashok Singh murder case

The quantum of sentence will be announced on May 23.

18 May 2017 1:26 PM

National flag to fly at half-mast as mark of respect to late Union Minister Dave

Earlier Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the death of Dave and termed his demise as a 'personal loss'.

18 May 2017 1:20 PM