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  India   All India  30 Jul 2017

India, All india, 30 Jul 2017

Maneka Gandhi suggests legalising marijuana for medical purposes

Gandhi informed that 'some developed countries like the US have legalised marijuana which ultimately results in less drug abuse'.

30 Jul 2017 9:37 PM

29 Indian cities including Delhi prone to severe earthquakes

A majority of these places are in the Himalayas, one of the most seismically active regions in the world.

30 Jul 2017 9:32 PM

Gujarat MLAs threatened, offered Rs 15 crore to join BJP: Congress

The Congress on July 28 flew 44 of its MLAs to Bengaluru to stop more of them from switching over to the BJP.

30 Jul 2017 7:18 PM

NIA questions lawyer linked to Geelani in J&K terror funding case

Behl is also a member of the legal cell of the separatist amalgam led by Geelani and a 'close associate' of the Hurriyat hawk.

30 Jul 2017 7:01 PM

Unique! Brothers to gift toilets to Amethi women this Raksha Bandhan

The district committee for sanitation includes the district magistrate, chief development officer and the DPRO.

30 Jul 2017 6:03 PM


Darjeeling stir: GJM supporters clash with cops, demand Centre's intervention

GJM supporters earlier in the day took out rallies at Chowkbazar area of the hills carrying black flags in protest against police action.

30 Jul 2017 5:34 PM

Ship carrying heroin worth Rs 3,500 crore seized off Gujarat coast

The ICG, Intelligence Bureau, police, customs, Navy and other agencies are further probing into the seizure.

30 Jul 2017 4:26 PM

Will say 'Jai Shri Ram' if important for nation: Patna JD(U) leader on fatwa against him

The JD (U) leader further said that he's not afraid of the fatwa and his work would prove his identity.

30 Jul 2017 1:56 PM

GST 'historic achievement', sets example for world: Modi on Mann ki Baat

The tax has created an environment of trust between traders, government, consumers and the Centre, Modi said.

30 Jul 2017 1:08 PM

Security forces gun down 2 militants in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

The identities, group affiliation of slain militants was not known immediately as search operation was still in progress, police said.

30 Jul 2017 10:45 AM


Karnan forwards memorandum to Rajnath seeking remission of jail term

Justice CS Karnan earlier also made a representation before President Ram Nath Kovind seeking remission of his jail term.

30 Jul 2017 8:40 AM

Gujarat floods: IAF Cheetah chopper rescues kidney patient in need of dialysis

On reaching the spot the pilot found the patient on the roof of his house completely marooned amidst flood waters on all sides.

30 Jul 2017 8:14 AM

Heavy rains in Rajasthan, 3 more deaths in West Bengal

Chief minister Vasundhara Raje conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas of Pali and Sirohi districts.

30 Jul 2017 5:34 AM

UP govt mulls khadi uniform for policemen

At present, the 2.50 lakh police personnel in Uttar Pradesh wear polyester cotton or terry-based uniform.

30 Jul 2017 4:51 AM

Congress’ Gujrat exodus has not ended

Six Congress MLAs quit the party recently, after senior leader Shankersinh Vaghela and his son, Mahendrasinh Vaghela, left the party.

30 Jul 2017 4:45 AM


CBI probe in Rajasthan cases moving at snail’s pace

Yet, when the police killed Anandpal Singh in an encounter last month, there was public outcry for a CBI inquiry.

30 Jul 2017 4:36 AM

India is Indira’ for me, says Mehbooba Mufti

The chief minister pinned her hopes on Prime Minister Modi for resolving the issue of Jammu and Kashmir.

30 Jul 2017 4:28 AM

Dialogue is key to resolving issues, says Pak envoy Basit

The Indo-Pak peace process came to an abrupt halt after the Pathankot terror attack in 2016. 

30 Jul 2017 3:57 AM

Lukewarm response to scholarships irks PMO

The Modi government is also understood to be considering an increase in the number of scholarships.

30 Jul 2017 3:48 AM

J&K Police stalls Mirwaiz Umar Farooq’s media brief

The police laid Concertina razor wire on the road outside his residence in Srinagar’s Nigeen area to block the reporters from entering the premises.

30 Jul 2017 3:29 AM