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India, All india, 20 Jun 2017

WB police arrests Justice Karnan on contempt of court in Coimbatore

The SC had sentenced him to a 6-month jail term on May 9 for contempt of court and had asked West Bengal police to execute the order.

20 Jun 2017 8:34 PM

Modi faced terror threat during Kerala visit: State DGP

Asked about the 'terror threat,' Senkumar said he could not elaborate further.

20 Jun 2017 7:38 PM

Killings by Naxals not human rights violation of jawans: CRPF

Human rights activist Venkatesh Nayak had sought the report, saying the massacre violated the human rights of those killed.

20 Jun 2017 6:58 PM

Tripura girl with head swollen to 3 times normal size, dies

Roona Begum’s family said she died Sunday at her home in a village in the remote northeast after complaining of breathlessness.

20 Jun 2017 6:25 PM

Civil war only solution for Hindu-Muslim tussle, tweets Tripura Guv, faces backlash

Roy's comment drew sharp reactions on Twitter with people calling him out for inciting communal tension and some even called for his arrest.

20 Jun 2017 4:34 PM


Kovind resigns as Bihar governor; WB Governor gets additional functions

Ram Nath Kovind's resignation follows his nomination as the ruling NDA's presidential candidate.

20 Jun 2017 3:50 PM

Exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa extended for 1 year

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday gave approval for the visa extension, official sources said.

20 Jun 2017 2:41 PM

Door not locked from inside, no suicide note either: Bhojpuri actress' mother seeks probe

Earlier, a 29-year-old actress allegedly committed suicide in Andheri West, and her body was found by the police on Monday.

20 Jun 2017 1:26 PM

Wasn't killing of 6 police personnel by militants enough: BJP on J&K CM's 'iftar party'

Mufti had hosted an iftar party in Jammu on Sunday night, in which around 1,000 guests from various walks of life, were present.

20 Jun 2017 12:48 PM

Letter promising action if Aadhar not linked with properties fake, FIR registered

The fake letter read ‘complete the digitisation of land records, sale records from 1950 by August 14.’

20 Jun 2017 11:43 AM


New Lokpal law to take action against bureaucrats underway: Punjab CM

Punjab CM said, the govt will ‘review and revamp’ the Right to Service Commission Act to bring in greater accountability into the system.

20 Jun 2017 11:21 AM

BJP hopes for Sena, Oppn's consensus on prez candidate Kovind

Majority of opposition leaders seemed to share an opinion that Kovind was chosen merely for his Dalit background.

20 Jun 2017 10:41 AM

Bullets not found in bodies of farmers during autopsy: MP Congress leader

Congress leader, Ajay Singh, also alleged that the state government deliberately removed bullets from the bodies of dead farmers.

20 Jun 2017 9:40 AM

Debt-ridden Air India may go private soon

The Centre may clear Rs 25,000 crore debt while 51% or more of the airline’s stake could be sold to a private entity .

20 Jun 2017 6:40 AM

Ramzan in Kashmir: A time to carry age-old traditions forward

While keeping old practices alive, Kashmiris also embrace change.

20 Jun 2017 3:24 AM


Congress slams film on Emergency

The film, which stars the likes of Anupam Kher and Neil Nitin Mukesh among others, is slated for release in the last week of July.

20 Jun 2017 3:23 AM

No ‘good’ terrorists: India at Brics meet

V.K. Singh’s remarks seen as veiled message to China.

20 Jun 2017 2:35 AM

Supreme Court grants Subrata Roy time till July 4 to pay Rs 700 crore

Having paid only Rs 790.18 crores out of Rs 1,500 crore, Mr Roy had sought 10 days time to pay the remaining Rs 709.82 crore.

20 Jun 2017 2:35 AM

‘Media freedom greater than dictators’

Recalling 10 years of the forum, Limbourg said when the event started, Donald Trump was only controlling a TV show.

20 Jun 2017 2:26 AM

Punjab lifts curbs on liquor near highways

The amendment, once passed, would lift restrictions on hotels, restaurants and clubs from serving liquor within 500 meters of highways.

20 Jun 2017 2:09 AM