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India, All india, 21 Aug 2017

SC to pronounce verdict on constitutional validity of triple talaq tomorrow

The five-judge Supreme Court bench will adjudicate whether the court can tinker with the Muslim personal law.

21 Aug 2017 6:44 PM

J&K: Shopian Police, CRPF arrest Hizbul militant from Zainapora village

The police recovered one Chinese pistol, nine rounds, one magazine and a vehicle from him.

21 Aug 2017 4:41 PM

Militant hideout unearthed in J&K's Kangan

A search operation was launched by security forces in Cheki Akhaal forests in Kangan area, 40 kms from Srinagar, following a tip off.

21 Aug 2017 4:11 PM

Narendra Modi reviews progress of key agricultural schemes

PM emphasised that Soil Health Cards should be printed in local dialects so that farmers are able to read and understand them easily.

21 Aug 2017 3:00 PM

Chhattisgarh: Woman delivers baby at playground as primary health centre remains shut

The pregnant woman, along with her relative, waited for more than an hour for the center to open.

21 Aug 2017 1:18 PM


Doklam issue: China will take positive step soon, says Rajnath Singh

The Home Minister said India wants peace with all its neighbouring countries.

21 Aug 2017 12:27 PM

Video: Footage shows Sasikala entering jail in civilian clothes

The video has now been handed over to the Anti-Corruption Bureau of the Karnataka police for further investigation.

21 Aug 2017 11:53 AM

2008 Malegaon blast case: SC grants bail to Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit

The Supreme Court said the bail has been granted subject to certain conditions.

21 Aug 2017 10:38 AM

IIT entrance examination to become fully online from 2018: Joint Admission Board

At present optical mark reading (OMR) sheets are used which need to be filled using pens or pencils and are then evaluated by machines.

21 Aug 2017 9:55 AM

Drone-like objects seen over Delhi, sparks scare

Flight operations were shut for about 40 minutes at the New Delhi on Sunday evening.

21 Aug 2017 2:55 AM


24 antiques brought back by govt since 2014

The antiquities were “voluntarily returned” by the countries between 2014 and 2017.

21 Aug 2017 2:31 AM

Railway Board member, GM sent on leave after Utkal Express derailment

Was maintenance work being done on the tracks without following guidelines?

21 Aug 2017 2:02 AM

Stone-pelting down in J&K due to NIA, says Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh praises National Investigation Agency for its role in J&K.

21 Aug 2017 1:51 AM

Man hosts lunch for Amit Shah in house lacking a toilet

Mr Uike, who personally served tribal delicacies, including rice, dal, baigan bharta, kadhi and “sira” (a sweet) to his guests.

21 Aug 2017 1:50 AM

Age no bar to contest polls, says Amit Shah in Madhya Pradesh

Mr Shah on Sunday also vested the core group of the party in the state with the power of taking all major decisions.

21 Aug 2017 1:45 AM


Kalraj Mishra: Have not been appointed Bihar governor

The minister told reporters that to the best of his knowledge, he was not going anywhere from his present post.

21 Aug 2017 1:41 AM

CBI to quiz Tejashwi Yadav over railway tenders

CBI is probing into alleged irregularities in tenders allotted to Sujata Hotels for development and maintenance of two railway hotels.

21 Aug 2017 1:40 AM

Assam set to table 2-child norm in Assembly, aims to implement next year

Although, proposed population policy has invited criticism, Sarma said that the government has decided to go ahead with it.

21 Aug 2017 1:38 AM

Panel to study plan for Central media university

Sources said the University Grants Committee is studying the proposal that was given an in-principle approval in 2016.

21 Aug 2017 1:18 AM

JEE Advanced to be online from next year

Students need to clear the JEE Mains, before qualifying for JEE Advanced.

21 Aug 2017 1:11 AM