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  India   All India  20 Oct 2017

India, All india, 20 Oct 2017

Travel time of 500 long distance trains to be cut short by up to 2 hours: Railways

The new timetable will also provide each railway division two to four hours for maintenance works.

20 Oct 2017 7:36 PM

J&K: Mob mistakes mentally ill man for braid chopper, tries to set him on fire

The police and witnesses said that a mob caught hold of the mentally deranged person and thrashed him severely.

20 Oct 2017 7:01 PM

Cong afraid of polls: Gujarat CM takes jibe at Chidambaram over EC remarks

Rupani had earlier countered Cong's allegations that the govt was putting 'pressure' on poll panel to 'delay' the announcement of polls.

20 Oct 2017 6:14 PM

Wanted to rebuild Kedarnath as Gujarat CM, Cong stopped me: PM

PM said modern infrastructure will be built preserving the traditional soul of Kedarnath and not flouting environmental laws.

20 Oct 2017 5:49 PM

India lauds, shares Tillerson's positivity for Indo-US ties: MEA

Tillerson has made a significant policy statement on India-US relations and its future, an external affairs ministry statement said.

20 Oct 2017 5:34 PM


Apply 7th pay commission: MRSTC members tonsure heads in protest

More than 17 thousand government buses run across the entire state, where about one lakh workers have gone on strike.

20 Oct 2017 4:40 PM

Bhai Phonta bonanza: Kolkata restaurants rely on traditional Bengali cuisine

Sisters put a mark on the foreheads of brothers and pray for their long lives on the occasion of 'Bhai Phonta'.

20 Oct 2017 3:24 PM

Ranjit Kumar resigns as Solicitor General, cites 'personal reasons' as cause

Ranjit Kumar was appointed solicitor general in 2014, soon after the BJP-led NDA government came to power.

20 Oct 2017 3:01 PM

Mist, fog enshrouds Delhi post-Diwali, mercury drops to 20.5 degrees

According to the MeT Department, the visibility reported at 8:30 am was 500 m and it improved as the day progressed.

20 Oct 2017 2:06 PM

EC authorised Modi to decide Gujarat poll dates: Chidambaram

The EC had earlier said the polling in the western state of Gujarat would be held before December 18.

20 Oct 2017 11:12 AM


In poll-bound Gujarat, PM addresses BJP workers through tele-conference

PM addressed around 23,000 BJP workers through the 'audio bridge' technology and extended Diwali greetings to them.

20 Oct 2017 9:13 AM

Pollution killed 2.5 million people in India, highest in the world: Report

Globally the number of deaths due to pollution stood at 9 million - three times more than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.

20 Oct 2017 8:52 AM

Cracker ban goes up in smoke, pollution engulfs Delhi on Diwali

The online indicators of the pollution monitoring stations in the city glowed red, indicating a 'very poor' air quality.

20 Oct 2017 7:57 AM