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Saturday, February 24, 2018
 

India

Land grab whiff in train murders

First published on 30-Oct-2017
The man who threw his wife and at least four daughters out of a train in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday had allegedly done so with the intention of grabbing his in-laws' land back home in Bihar....   | Read..
 

Minister convoy crushed boy: Father

First published on 30-Oct-2017
An eight-year-old boy was run over allegedly by a car in an Uttar Pradesh minister's convoy on Saturday evening, with residents claiming the errant vehicle was part of a formation of three speeding......   | Read..
 

50 years on, Valley church bell tolls

First published on 30-Oct-2017
The bell tolled in Kashmir's most prominent church for the first time in 50 years, with members of different communities attending the event....   | Read..
 

After roads, media make CM homesick

First published on 30-Oct-2017
Indian journalists are "better" and more "impartial" than their US counterparts, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Sunday....   | Read..
 

Declared dead and denied food, pension

First published on 30-Oct-2017
For 18 months since April last year, Phulwasi Devi and 34 other elderly residents of Pipariya village couldn't figure out why they hadn't been receiving their subsidised food grain or old-age pension....   | Read..
 

Kashmir divide in Britain

First published on 30-Oct-2017
The Conservative government's policies on Kashmir and Operation Blue Star are "very different" from those which would be pursued if Labour won the next general election, the minister with......   | Read..
 

Radha-Krishna diet control

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Vrindavan and Barsana in Mathura district have been notified as places of pilgrimage, which means an existing but limited non-vegetarian ban will cover the two towns in their entirety and extend to......   | Read..
 

PM to find time for varsity: Official

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is also the chancellor of Visva-Bharati University, has agreed to attend its annual convocation in Santiniketan....   | Read..
 

Cash for new IIT seat burst

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The Union cabinet has sanctioned Rs 7,000 crore to six new IITs to help build permanent campuses that are expected to enable them to accommodate 7,200 students by 2020....   | Read..
 

All Indians Hindus: Bhagwat

First published on 29-Oct-2017
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has said every Indian living in the country is a Hindu, a term he explained included all those who were the sons and daughters of "Bharat Mata"....   | Read..
 

Ahmed Patel targeted

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani has insinuated a link between Sonia Gandhi's political secretary Ahmed Patel and an alleged Islamic State operative, prompting the Congress to read a fresh sign ......   | Read..
 

Bowled over by Ziva

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Little Ziva Singh Dhoni has delivered such a performance that her dad and mom will soon be faced with a question that cricket selectors usually grapple with: should she be fielded to sing in a temp......   | Read..
 

One-voice democracy

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Narendra Modi today called for a debate on internal democracy in political parties but appeared to complain that the BJP, unlike in the past, was not speaking in one voice....   | Read..
 

Sangh to push for free Tibet

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The RSS's economic wing will urge the Narendra Modi government to openly demand the independence of Tibet, underlining that such a move is crucial to isolate China and secure India's borders....   | Read..
 

Would have quit if forced on DeMo: PC

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram said on Saturday that he would have quit as finance minister if forced to implement demonetisation....   | Read..
 

Increase accident cover: HC

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Madras High Court has directed the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority to enhance compulsory personal accident cover from Rs 1 lakh to not less than Rs 15 lakh....   | Read..
 

IIT disability quota up

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The Indian Institutes of Technology will admit more disabled students to their BTech courses from next year....   | Read..
 

Barbs traded over Patel

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The Congress has described Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani's insinuations against Ahmed Patel as a "perverse controversy" while the BJP said people had started saying the Opposition p......   | Read..
 

Kashmir cop joins rebels

First published on 29-Oct-2017
A Valley police constable has joined the Lashkar-e-Toiba and posted a picture of himself sporting militant attire and guns, jolting the force at a time it is striving to coax the insurgents back in......   | Read..
 

SC for disabled witness centres

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The Supreme Court has directed all the states and Union territories to set up special centres to record the statements of blind, deaf or mute witnesses so that people accused of crimes cannot get a......   | Read..