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  India   All India  30 Aug 2019

India, All india, 30 Aug 2019

Asked for immediate remedial action: MEA on forced conversion of Sikh girl in Pak

Jagjit Kaur, 19, who was missing for a number of days, surfaced on Thursday after she was forcibly converted to Islam.

30 Aug 2019 8:25 PM

SpiceJet starts six new flights; non-stop flight on the Kolkata-Bangkok sector

Adds second non-stop flight on the Kolkata-Bangkok sector; Connects Kolkata and Shirdi via Chennai.

30 Aug 2019 7:34 PM

'There's slowdown but we still are at 5 percent in global economy': K Subramaniyam

Nirmala Sitharaman announced Friday that several public sector banks would be merged to energise and consolidate their values.

30 Aug 2019 7:27 PM

Responsible freedom for media doesn't mean 'regulated' freedom: Javadekar

The Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting was speaking at a news conclave organised by Malayala Manorama Company.

30 Aug 2019 7:10 PM

‘Privilege to serve country under PM’: PM Modi’s key advisor Nripendra Misra to step down

Misra was one of the first retired bureaucrats inducted into PMO after Narendra Modi-led BJP won the 2014 national elections.

30 Aug 2019 6:59 PM


Odisha cop remains absent from duty for 5 years without notice, arrested

Sahu was removed from duty as per the provisions of Rule 72 (2) of Odisha Service Code, an official order said.

30 Aug 2019 6:36 PM

Supreme Court notice to Centre, RBI on TN man’s plea to deposit demonetised currency notes

Notice was issued by bench comprising Justices NV Ramana, Indira Banerjee, Ajay Rastogi on a petition by a textile businessman from Madurai.

30 Aug 2019 5:33 PM

National Herald case: Subramanian Swamy objects questions in Hindi during examination

During the cross-examination, Swamy told the court that the office bearers of Congress party were cheats and its workers, victims.

30 Aug 2019 5:32 PM

Inter-departmental coordination can help win fight against malnutrition: UP CM

Adityanath was addressing district magistrates, ICDS and other departments through a video conference.

30 Aug 2019 4:55 PM

INX media case: Chidambaram's CBI custody extended till September 2

He was produced before Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar on expiry of his 4-day CBI custody.

30 Aug 2019 3:57 PM


CBI takes over probe in minor girls' sexual exploitation in Deoria shelter home

In August last year, authorities rescued 24 girls from the shelter home, which has 42 inmates of which 34 were sexually abused.

30 Aug 2019 3:34 PM

Two Naxalites jailed for unlawful activities in Jharkhand

A carbine rifle and cartridges were recovered from his possession.

30 Aug 2019 3:20 PM

Yediyurappa indulging in vindictive politics: DK Shivakumar

He also contended that the projects started by the erstwhile Congress-JD(S) coalition government have either been stalled or cancelled.

30 Aug 2019 3:15 PM

Anand Mahindra, Rijiju laud Naga Women Battalion drawing Bolero from ditch; see video

'I'm never going to be foolish enough to take on a Naga Women Battalion', Mahindra wrote.

30 Aug 2019 2:49 PM

After Sikh girl's forced conversion in Lahore, Punjab CM Captain Amarinder urges Pak PM to take action

The CM has also requested External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to take up issue with his Pakistani counterpart at the earliest.

30 Aug 2019 2:37 PM


Unemployment rate among Indian women more than double of men: study

Experts have revealed that there is gender discrimination in the hiring process across the country.

30 Aug 2019 2:29 PM

Govt aims to build 12,500 AYUSH health centres, 4,000 this year

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced at Yoga Award organised by AYUSH Ministry in Delhi.

30 Aug 2019 1:11 PM

Bihar govt bans jeans, t-shirts at work for Secretariat employees

The govt has asked the employees to wear 'soothing, decent and comfortable' formal clothes to maintain the decorum when present in office.

30 Aug 2019 1:11 PM

Chinmayanand case: Missing UP student found in Rajasthan with friend

The woman, a student at a college run by Chinmayanand's trust, was missing since August 24, a day after she posted a video on social media.

30 Aug 2019 12:46 PM

61-feet high, India's tallest Ganesha ready for devotees in Hyderabad

The event, according to the organisers, is supported by the government agencies like GHMC, HMDA, Electricity Board, Police Department etc.

30 Aug 2019 12:17 PM