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  India   All India  26 Oct 2018

India, All india, 26 Oct 2018

Defence Ministry spokesperson sent on leave after tweet on military sparks outrage

The ministry appointed Col Aman Anand, who is the spokesperson of the Indian Army at present, as the acting Official Spokesperson.

26 Oct 2018 8:55 PM

Kerala HC raps govt, says heavy price to be paid if innocent devotees are held

Police have arrested more than 1,400 people in connection with Sabarimala protests and registered 450 cases over the past few days.

26 Oct 2018 8:47 PM

22-yr-old soldier killed as protesters hurl stones at Army convoy in J&K

Rajendra Singh was part of Quick Reaction Team which was providing security cover to BRO convoy on Thursday.

26 Oct 2018 7:04 PM

'Rajinikanth has become puppet, supported by communal elements': DMK

DMK's mouthpiece questioned Rajinikanth on his recent statement about RMM, a pre-cursor forum to his political party.

26 Oct 2018 6:34 PM

Equal seats for BJP, JD(U) in Bihar for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Amit Shah

The BJP president said that details about the exact number of seats will be revealed in the coming days.

26 Oct 2018 6:21 PM


8 killed, 3 injured in blast at firecracker factory in UP’s Budaun

Firefighters reached the spot and rescue operations are underway.

26 Oct 2018 6:01 PM

Self-styled preacher Daati Maharaj booked by CBI for rape, unnatural sex

The agency had taken over investigation in case on instructions of Delhi High Court, CBI officials said.

26 Oct 2018 5:31 PM

Disqualified AIADMK MLAs to move SC, will appeal against Madras HC order

The Madras High Court on Thursday upheld Tamil Nadu speaker's decision on the disqualification of 18 AIADMK MLAs.

26 Oct 2018 5:04 PM

YSR Congress moves Hyderabad HC over attack on Jagan Reddy, seeks CBI probe

Reddy, who is the leader of opposition in the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly, was attacked with a knife by an airport canteen worker.

26 Oct 2018 4:45 PM

Sinister agenda behind CBI chief's transfer: Kharge in scathing letter to PM

Kharge said this was an attempt to scuttle ongoing investigations into Special Director's cases and other cases that might embarrass govt.

26 Oct 2018 4:13 PM


SC order on CBI row 'extremely positive development': FM Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said recent developments have eroded the credibility of CBI and 'the truth coming out is in the larger interest of India'.

26 Oct 2018 3:49 PM

'PM Modi can run, hide but truth will prevail': Rahul on CBI drama

'Nothing will deter us in our quest to speak truth to power and exposing Modi govt’s corruption,' Congress said.

26 Oct 2018 2:31 PM

‘Reinstate Alok Verma’: Rahul leads Oppn march against govt’s CBI move

Congress, which marched from Dayal Singh College on Lodhi Road to CBI headquarters. has termed move against Verma 'illegal'.

26 Oct 2018 1:53 PM

SC seeks Centre, CBI, CVC reply on Alok Verma's plea; case to be heard on Nov 12

The apex court directed interim CBI chief M Nageswara Rao to not take any major policy decisions.

26 Oct 2018 1:33 PM

Govt treating human rights bodies like criminal enterprises: Amnesty India

Amnesty India alleged govt is instilling fear through such raids and said raid shows 'pattern of govt silencing groups that question power'.

26 Oct 2018 1:32 PM


Interim CBI chief's decisions including mass transfers on hold: SC

All decisions taken by Nageswara Rao have to be placed before the court in a sealed cover, Supreme Court said.

26 Oct 2018 1:17 PM

Governors are acting like 'new Viceroys' of India: P Chidambaram

"Governor Malik is probably a votary of 'partyless democracy' or 'no democracy' at all," Chidambaram said.

26 Oct 2018 12:44 PM

Complaint against Smriti Irani in Bihar court over sanitary pad remark

At an event in Mumbai on Tuesday Smriti Irani said women had a right to pray but 'not desecrate' places of worship.

26 Oct 2018 12:32 PM

End probe against Verma in 2 wks, interim chief to do routine work: SC

A three-judge bench comprising CJI Ranjan Gogoi and Justices SK Kaul and KM Joseph will hear Alok Verma's petition.

26 Oct 2018 11:08 AM

CBI denies report on Rafale paper, says every file accounted for

CBI spokesperson Abhishek Dayal termed the news report as false, and said it was manufactured by 'vested interests'.

26 Oct 2018 10:20 AM