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  India   All India  21 Jan 2017

India, All india, 21 Jan 2017

Gujarat: Over 3.5 lakh people sing national anthem, set new world record

The record was previously held by Bangladesh where around 2.5 lakh people had sung the national anthem in 2014.

21 Jan 2017 6:00 PM

EC censures Kejriwal for bribe remarks at Goa poll rally

Reacting to the order, Kejriwal said EC is wrong and he will challenge it in the court.

21 Jan 2017 5:52 PM

TN Governor approves ordinance to allow Jallikattu

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam will inaugurate Jallikattu at Alanganallur at 10 am on Sunday.

21 Jan 2017 5:36 PM

Bihar forms world's largest human chain against alcoholism

The 45-minute-long human chain started at 12:15 pm at the historic Gandhi Maidan when Nitish Kumar floated colourful balloons.

21 Jan 2017 3:56 PM

West Bengal receives Rs 2.35 L crore investment proposals: Mamata

She also said that China had committed an investment of Rs 61,765 crore in manufacturing.

21 Jan 2017 2:48 PM


Bihar to form world's longest human chain to support liquor ban

The state government had moved the apex court challenging the High Court's order of striking down the Bihar Prohibition of Liquor Act.

21 Jan 2017 9:59 AM

RJD slams Goel for 'hijab tweet', asks him to move ahead of typical stereotypes

Zaira and Goel engaged into a Twitter spat after the latter tweeted a picture of a woman in a hijab, comparing it with former.

21 Jan 2017 9:14 AM

Odia, Kannada added to NEET list after furore

Karnataka and Odisha had said students would be at disadvantage if the exam was not held in their regional languages.

21 Jan 2017 7:10 AM

Centre asks Supreme Court to recall Lodha reforms

However, the bench observed that nine people were too many to run the BCCI.

21 Jan 2017 7:07 AM

Ordinance clears way for Jallikattu

The ordinance, approved by the home ministry, will be placed before the Tamil Nadu Cabinet for its approval.

21 Jan 2017 6:45 AM


UP polls: SP-Congress pact runs into rough weather

Shivpal Yadav has been given a ticket from his traditional Jaswantnagar seat.

21 Jan 2017 3:34 AM

No fake notes seized by CBEC till December 30: RBI

The CBEC is a part of the department of revenue under the finance ministry.

21 Jan 2017 2:44 AM

India advocates amicable solution on Diego Garcia

Diego Garcia, was leased by Britain to the US for the military base two years before Mauritius got independence in 1968.

21 Jan 2017 2:37 AM

India, UAE hold first strategic talks

The two sides were represented by strong delegations drawn from a number of relevant ministries and departments.

21 Jan 2017 2:22 AM

Also in UP poll fray: RSVP, KhAP, Insaan Raj Party

These parties, with their quirky names, have managed to get their share of the spotlight during election season.

21 Jan 2017 2:17 AM


Republic Day: Indian Navy to showcase submarines on Rajpath

Submarine INS Kalvari is likely to be commissioned into the service by March this year.

21 Jan 2017 2:15 AM

Modi will focus on exams in Mann Ki Baat on Jan 29

PM said the thoughts and experiences could be shared on the specially-created forum on the App.

21 Jan 2017 2:08 AM

PM Modi laments depts settling disputes in courts

Stresses on a mechanism in the field of sports and need to tap ‘enormous potential’ of the country’s youth.

21 Jan 2017 2:00 AM

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan may be key for BJP in UP polls

BJP here however dismissed the speculations of Chouhan being given a key role in electioneering in UP elections.

21 Jan 2017 1:58 AM

Election Commission pulls up Niti over gram sabhas

The poll panel said its permission was not taken before organising gram sabhas across the country, including the poll-bound states.

21 Jan 2017 1:50 AM