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India, All india, 24 Aug 2017

Dera chief verdict: Punjab, Haryana tense; mobile internet services blocked

Dera Sacha Sauda has a huge following in Punjab as well as Haryana and both the states are on a high alert.

24 Aug 2017 7:48 PM

Hours after SC verdict, pregnant woman given triple talaq; FIR filed

The woman in a complaint filed with the police alleged that her husband beat her up for dowry and drove her out of their house.

24 Aug 2017 6:43 PM

Gorakhpur kids' deaths: FIR filed against ex-hospital principal, 9 others

Adityanath had formed the committee on August 12, a day after the deaths of children were reported at the hospital. 

24 Aug 2017 5:09 PM

Govt welcomes SC verdict, yet right to privacy not absolute: RS Prasad

'Govt has been of view, particularly with regard to Aadhaar, that Right to Privacy should be fundamental right,' he said.

24 Aug 2017 4:15 PM

Nepal assures no anti-India activities from its soil, ink 8 pacts

Earlier, Deuba was accorded a ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan, where he is staying as a state guest.

24 Aug 2017 3:03 PM


SC's verdict on right to privacy most important since birth of Constitution: Chidambaram

P Chidambaram also criticised the government's approach in its interpretation of Aadhaar under Article 21.

24 Aug 2017 2:54 PM

SC's privacy verdict progressive, but experts unsure of impact on Aadhaar

Advocates said the verdict's impact on the Aadhaar scheme could be assessed once the full judgement is examined.

24 Aug 2017 2:35 PM

Ram Rahim Singh confirms his appearance in court tomorrow for rape case verdict

Section 144 has been imposed in Punjab ahead of the final verdict of CBI over the 14 yr-old rape case against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

24 Aug 2017 1:21 PM

Good governance, development to aid welfare of citizens, says Modi

Narendra Modi said all officers must keep the poor and the ordinary citizens in their minds while taking decisions.

24 Aug 2017 11:19 AM

Individual privacy a fundamental right, rules Supreme Court

The question of 'Right to Privacy' arose over making the Aadhaar scheme mandatory.

24 Aug 2017 10:48 AM


Mamata trying to create rift between Hindus and Muslims: BJP

WB CM earlier issued an order against Durga idol immersion on Dashami during the procession of Muharram which will be observed on Oct 1.

24 Aug 2017 9:51 AM

Kafiyat Express mishap: Case filed against dumper's driver, contractor

The engine and 9 coaches of the express derailed in the wee hours on Wednesday when it rammed into a dumper.

24 Aug 2017 9:09 AM

Govt raises 'creamy layer' income cap for OBCs to Rs 8 lakh per annum

Arun Jaitley said that the Union Cabinet was on Monday formally apprised of the decision to hike the limit for central government jobs.

24 Aug 2017 8:56 AM

J&K: India, Pak hold flag meeting, decide on durable peace along LoC

Resumption of trade and transit through Chakan-Da-Bagh was also discussed during the flag meeting.

24 Aug 2017 8:00 AM

Ahmed Patel shows Congress can fight till the end and win

Personally, the election victory to the Rajya Sabha would mean a lot to Mr Patel.

24 Aug 2017 7:07 AM


The unsafe and unhygienic life of a manual scavenger

Since 1993, 1,471 people have died due to manual scavenging in India. On an average, 100 people die every year cleaning the sewers.

24 Aug 2017 7:05 AM

Suresh Prabhu offers to quit, PM Modi says wait

Rail Board chairman resigns; replaced by Air India chief, a railway service officer.

24 Aug 2017 3:36 AM

Kaifiyat Express derailment: 74 hurt after train hits truck in UP

Locals rushed to help passengers out of the derailed bogies, and soon a medical relief train reached the accident site.

24 Aug 2017 2:50 AM

Assam govt tells Delhi to seek China data

Sarma admitted that state govt had very limited role in getting this data but it would continue to take up this issue with the central govt.

24 Aug 2017 2:24 AM

Cabinet raises income cap for OBCs to Rs 8 lakh a year

t is mandatory for the panel to submit its report within 12 weeks from the date of appointment of the chairperson.

24 Aug 2017 2:20 AM