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India, All india, 22 Apr 2018

President Kovind gives nod to Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance

The law is aimed at quickly recovering losses to exchequer or public sector banks in cases of frauds like PNB fraud case.

22 Apr 2018 5:58 PM

Modi-Xi to hold 'heart-to-heart' talks on April 27 for stable Indo-Sino ties

Prime Minister Modi will be visiting the central Chinese city at the invitation of President Xi Jinping.

22 Apr 2018 5:46 PM

Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese foreign minister, hopes to improve ties

Swaraj reached Beijing on Saturday on a four-day visit to take part in the foreign ministers' meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.

22 Apr 2018 5:24 PM

Swati Maliwal ends fast; terms ordinance a 'historic' victory

DCW chief had been demanding death penalty for rape of minors and setting up of fast-track courts to try rape cases and other demands.

22 Apr 2018 4:39 PM

14 Maoists killed in encounter in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli, combing ops on

A team of C-60 commandos, a specialised combat unit of the Gadchiroli police, carried out the operation.

22 Apr 2018 4:16 PM


PM Modi orders party motormouths to keep quiet, let media do its job

Last year, the prime minister had lectured his partymen on how and when to keep quiet.

22 Apr 2018 3:55 PM

Sitaram Yechury re-elected as CPI(M) general secretary

His election to the post for the second time was approved by the Left party's newly-elected 95-member central committee.

22 Apr 2018 2:44 PM

Don’t seek legal opinion from AG, bypassing us: Law Ministry to other ministries

In a strongly-worded letter, Law Secretary Suresh Chandra said that ministries should avoid 'impropriety' by approaching the AG directly.

22 Apr 2018 2:29 PM

Turbulence tremors: Three hurt as Air India flight’s window panel falls off mid-air

Officials said the flight experienced turbulence soon after take-off, when the altitude was around 15,000 feet, due to bad weather.

22 Apr 2018 2:22 PM

22-year-old porn addict rapes his 46-year-old mother in Gujarat

The accused was arrested and booked for rape under Section 376 and 504 of the Indian Penal Code, police said.

22 Apr 2018 2:08 PM


In big country like India, 1 or 2 rapes shouldn't be hyped: Union Minister

Union Minister Santosh Gangwar also said, 'Such incidents are unfortunate, but sometimes cannot be prevented.'

22 Apr 2018 1:01 PM

President Kovind promulgates fugitive economic offenders ordinance

The ordinance seeks to confiscate properties of economic offenders, who have left the country to avoid facing criminal prosecution.

22 Apr 2018 12:40 PM

President Kovind gives nod for ordinance on death penalty for child rape

The Indian Penal Code, the Evidence Act, the CrPC and the POCSO Act will now stand amended.

22 Apr 2018 11:29 AM

Far from truth: J&K Police confirms rape of 8-yr-old Kathua girl

This comes in the wake of a section of media sharing information on social media that the eight-year-old girl was not raped.

22 Apr 2018 11:19 AM

Kerala: Abandoned body of 3-day-old child found mutilated by stray dogs

The body of the 3-day-old child was spotted by a self-help group 'Kudumbashree'. The members of the group informed the police.

22 Apr 2018 10:55 AM


India's pace of growth to speed up in 2018-19, says RBI governor

RBI governor Urjit Patel said, 'Several factors are expected to help accelerate the pace of growth in 2018-19.'

22 Apr 2018 10:44 AM

Facing impeachment, CJI Dipak Misra to go about his duties as usual

Beginning this week, CJI Dipak Misra will hear some contentious cases including the ongoing Aadhar case.

22 Apr 2018 10:38 AM

AICTE plans to cut short engineering seats by 1.3 lakh, move likely from July

Over 450 colleges have sought permission from the AICTE to discontinue a few undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses. 

22 Apr 2018 9:39 AM

In an open letter, over 600 scholars slam PM Modi over country's rape cases

The academicians and scholars termed Prime Minister Modi's response to rape cases as 'wholly inadequate'.

22 Apr 2018 8:23 AM

Sexual violence must end: CHOGM

The CHOGM Communiqué also said the Rohingyas were facing an “existential threat”, and praised the Bangladesh government for giving refuge to them.

22 Apr 2018 6:26 AM