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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
 

India

Plea to scrap CBI selection

First published on 03-Nov-2017
A non-government organisation on Thursday moved the Supreme Court for quashing IPS officer Rakesh Asthana's appointment as CBI special director, saying the selection had been cleared despite reported objections from the chief of the central invest......   | Read..
 

Delhi rider on teacher pay

First published on 03-Nov-2017
If states grant university and college teachers a raise, the Centre will share the additional burden for a shorter duration, it emerged on Thursday....   | Read..
 

Jinnah's daughter is no more

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Dina Wadia, the only child of Muhammad Ali Jinnah and Ruttie Petit, passed away on Thursday in New York. She was 98....   | Read..
 

Girl who made Jinnah walk many miles

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Dina Wadia, the only child of Muhammad Ali Jinnah and his Parsi wife Ruttie Petit, had retained her Indian nationality and angered her father by marrying a Parsi who had converted to Christianity, ......   | Read..
 

Fake news in real news

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Honest, this isn't fake news but real news - the "word" of the year, beloved of Donald Trump, is "fake news"....   | Read..
 

Uddhav meets Mamata

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Mamata Banerjee said she had "a good meeting" with Uddhav Thackeray after the Shiv Sena chief and his son called on the chief minister at a Mumbai hotel on Thursday....   | Read..
 

Mamata: Good meet with Uddhav

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and son Aditya called on Mamata Banerjee at her Mumbai hotel on Thursday afternoon, days after the Bengal chief minister had declared she would do everything possib......   | Read..
 

For Shah, Tipu irresistible

First published on 03-Nov-2017
BJP national chief Amit Shah on Thursday called for uprooting the ruling Congress from Karnataka as he kicked off a party campaign for change ahead of next year's Assembly elections due sometime in......   | Read..
 

Army rectifies JCO 'error'

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The army has clarified that junior commissioned officers (JCOs) are gazetted officers and cancelled a 2011 note describing them as "non-gazetted" officers, a move that will benefit over 6......   | Read..
 

Congress platform for veterans

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Congress on Thursday provided agitating ex-servicemen the platform to make the allegation that the Narendra Modi government was treating war veterans like terrorists....   | Read..
 

Yatras hit hurdles in God's own country

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The politics of yatra is passing through a rough patch in Kerala....   | Read..
 

LG has primacy, can't block files: SC

First published on 03-Nov-2017
A five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday said the Delhi government does not enjoy "absolute" executive power but the lieutenant governor, a central government appo......   | Read..
 

'Battle for truth' in Gujarat

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Rahul Gandhi on Thursday cited the Mahabharat, dubbed the Gujarat election a battle between "truth and lies", and hoped the people who have "suffered" will defeat the BJP this t......   | Read..
 

Not a PM's conduct, laments Virbhadra

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday questioned the scope and substance of the Prime Minister's campaigns in Assembly elections, arguing that the personal antagonism Narendra......   | Read..
 

China bails out Azhar again

First published on 03-Nov-2017
China on Thursday exercised its veto powers in the UN Security Council Resolution 1267 Committee to again block an attempt by the US, UK and France to list Pakistani militant Masood Azhar as a glob......   | Read..
 

UN finds Paris pact gaps

First published on 03-Nov-2017
A recent report by the United Nations Environment Programme has suggested that the Paris Agreement would fail to restrict the global temperature rise within 2°C, as agreed at the Paris climate ......   | Read..
 

Immigration relief in Delhi

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The Centre on Thursday decided to set up 20 immigration and 35 e-visa counters at Delhi airport to shorten queues for fliers....   | Read..
 

Aviation turf war goes to PMO

First published on 03-Nov-2017
The civil aviation ministry has written to the Prime Minister's Office seeking its intervention after the home ministry nixed its proposal to raise its own aviation security force....   | Read..
 

Raped, says IAS aspirant

First published on 03-Nov-2017
An aspiring civil servant has alleged being gang-raped near the railway tracks in Bhopal and accused the Government Railway Police of refusing to register a case for 24 hours....   | Read..
 

Rs 1cr cry for DeMo deaths

First published on 03-Nov-2017
Congress member Shehzad Poonawalla and activist Tehseen Poonawalla have moved the National Human Rights Commission seeking Rs 1 crore each for demonetisation-related deaths....   | Read..