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Tuesday , October 11 , 2016
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At Lucknow Ramlila meet, Modi says no sparing those who shelter terrorists

Oct 11, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday those who help and provide shelter to terrorists cannot be spared, without mentioning the September 28 surgical strikes carried by the army on...   | Read..

Pakistan puts Dawn journalist on exit control list after report on military-civilian rift

Oct 11, 2016
A prominent journalist has been barred from leaving Pakistan after he reported on a suspected rift between civilian and military leaderships during a crucial meeting in...   | Read..

Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 as safety concerns persist; could take $17bn hit

Oct 11, 2016
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd scrapped its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone on Tuesday less than two months after its launch, dealing a huge blow to its reputation and...   | Read..

Pampore gunbattle enters 2nd day

Oct 11, 2016
The operation to flush-out militants holed up inside a government building in Pampore area on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway entered the second day on...   | Read..

Grenade lobbed at CRPF patrol, 9 injured

Oct 11, 2016
Nine persons, including two security force personnel, were injured on Tuesday in a grenade attack on a CRPF patrol party in south Kashmir's Shopian district.   | Read..

Parmeshwar Godrej passes away

Oct 11, 2016
Parmeshwar Godrej, philanthropist, socialite and industrialist Adi Godrej's wife, passed away on Monday night at a city hospital after prolonged illness, family...   | Read..

New worry for Hillary: Trump's struggles may hit turnout of Democratic voters

Oct 11, 2016
Hillary Clinton's campaign is confronting an emerging risk to her presidential ambitions - if Donald Trump continues to trail her in opinion polls many Democrats may simply...   | Read..
The Durga idol at the Salt Lake FD block puja pandal on Monday. A heavy downpour was a damper for pandal-hoppers on Navami evening. The Met office...   | Read..
Quote of the day

Had there been elections in Bihar, he would have slayed Ravan there


on Narendra Modi's planned visit to UP on Dussehra

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Nation RSS
Congress opens Dashami fire at Modi
The Congress today seized on Narendra Modi's statement that Vijaya Dashami this year would be "...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
It was a day to remember for four Knights, who spent Navami enjoying their first ever Puja parikrama...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Burdwan royal Durga without an address
The Durga of the one-time Burdwan royal family has been a refugee, without a temple or space of her ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Tributes pour in for 'Gandhi of Ara'
A wave of grief swept across society as Ram Ekbal Warsi - freedom fighter, senior socialist leader a...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
12 held for eatery ransack
Twelve youths were arrested from Falakata last night after they refused to pay the food bill and ran...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Dreaming about India
It is tempting for a bright Indian to leave India. The returns on education and intelligence are hig...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Once I get into a good rhythm, I can beat any batsman: Ashwin
The New Zealand series has been remarkable for Ravichandran Ashwin.   | Read.. 
International RSS
'Tremendous hate' spills out of Trump
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton collided in an almost unremittingly hostile debate on Sunday night,...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Factory output shrinks again
India's industrial output contracted for a second straight month in August, falling by 0.7 per cent ...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Das pitches for education of girl child
Chief minister Raghubar Das today performed kanya puja on the last day of Navratri at Shitla Mandir ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Perfect weather for Navami revellers
Light overnight showers in most parts of the Northeast kept temperatures just about perfect for pand...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Festivity grips pandal hoppers in twin cities
Thousands of devotees thronged various Durga Puja pandals across the city on Navami.   | Read..