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India, All india, 20 Apr 2018

Gagan Shakti 2018: IAF carries out major mass casualty rescue drill from Assam to Kolkata

The purpose of the military exercise was to prepare for a real-time war situation or natural calamities like an earthquake.

20 Apr 2018 8:53 PM

Impeachment motion a 'revenge petition' over SC verdict on Loya case: FM

Jaitley asserted that BJP chief Amit Shah had no role in the alleged Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

20 Apr 2018 7:58 PM

Nine new ministers to take oath in Punjab tomorrow

The expansion has been pending for a long time and many senior MLAs were eyeing a ministerial berth.

20 Apr 2018 7:05 PM

Judge Loya won't be forgotten, there is hope, says Rahul Gandhi

Disagreeing with the SC verdict, the Congress have demanded a fair inquiry to address the ''unanswered questions

20 Apr 2018 6:34 PM

Centre to move for death penalty for child rapists, top court told

Centre plans to soon amend POCSO Act 2012, considers death penalty to those convicted of sexually abusing children up to 12 years of age.

20 Apr 2018 5:51 PM


Decision to not conduct class 10 Maths re-exam based on trend analysis: CBSE to Delhi HC

The CBSE said it was a considered decision and they cannot put lakhs of students in difficulty for the sake of just one student.

20 Apr 2018 5:24 PM

Unnao rape case: UP government withdraws security cover of accused BJP MLA

The lawmaker had the 'Y' category security cover, which entitled him to 11 security men, including commandos and police personnel.

20 Apr 2018 4:44 PM

Class 6 Dalit girl confined, raped for 2 days by relative in Odisha

The accused Muna Naik (35), a father of three children, of the same village was arrested.

20 Apr 2018 4:16 PM

Foreign, colonial rule responsible for lack of respect for women: Venkaiah Naidu

The Vice President said it was shameful that despite Indian traditions, women were not getting respect they deserved.

20 Apr 2018 3:42 PM

Pointless to speak, we're small people: BH Loya's brother on SC verdict

Earlier on Thursday, the apex court ruled that Loya's death was due to 'natural causes'.

20 Apr 2018 3:29 PM


Can't be reporters without sleeping with bigwigs: TN BJP leader writes, deletes post

BJP leader S. VE. Shekher Venkataraman said the Governor should 'wash his hands with phenyl' for touching the woman journalist.

20 Apr 2018 3:22 PM

Chidambaram slams govt on rising petrol prices

The senior Congress leader said that the govt has become clueless and floundering and is living off an oil bonanza.

20 Apr 2018 3:20 PM

Man drags 9-yr-old girl from wedding function, rapes and kills her

The accused identified as Pintu (22) has been arrested; Police said he is a father of 2 children and works as a driver.

20 Apr 2018 3:12 PM

Andhra special status: Chandrababu Naidu fasts against Centre's 'injustice'

Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu, was seen walking into IGMC stadium to sit on fast at 7am.

20 Apr 2018 2:36 PM

Oppn moves to impeach CJI, Congress confident of numbers

The Oppn met Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and handed over a notice seeking the impeachment of the CJI.

20 Apr 2018 1:44 PM


Impeachment talks ‘unfortunate’, says SC hearing plea seeking gag on media

SC asks AG KK Venugopal to assist it to deal with plea seeking gag on the media from reporting such statements.

20 Apr 2018 1:13 PM

Oppn hands over notice for CJI Dipak Misra's impeachment to RS chairman

Over 60 MPs belonging to seven political parties signed the notice seeking impeachment of CJI Dipak Misra.

20 Apr 2018 1:04 PM

‘Matchmaker’ Sushma Swaraj seeks groom for Pak-returned Geeta

Geeta, a hearing and speech impaired girl, was brought to India from Pakistan after she accidentally landed there when she was a child.

20 Apr 2018 12:37 PM

2002 Gujarat riots: HC acquits Maya Kodnani in Naroda Patiya massacre

Gujarat High Court upholds Babu Bajrangi's conviction in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case.

20 Apr 2018 11:59 AM

SC asks Centre to seize Dawood Ibrahim's Mumbai properties

SC dismissed plea filed by Dawood Ibrahim’s sister, mother against attachment of properties by the government.

20 Apr 2018 11:14 AM