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NIA arrests Hizbul Mujahideen chief's son in terror funding case

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Shahid Yousuf, the son of terrorist organisation Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, was arrested by the NIA on Tuesday in connection with its probe into Kashmir terror funding....   | Read..
 

50 new ITBP posts along China border, troops to learn Chinese: Rajnath 

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday that the government is considering building 50 more Indo Tibetan Border Police posts along the India-China border and using technology to ensure a round-......   | Read..
 

IAF jets carry out drill on Agra-Lucknow Expressway 

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Fighter and transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday performed touch-and-go landings on a stretch of the Lucknow-Agra Expressway here, showing that highways can be used as landin......   | Read..
 

On Modi's turf, Rahul rubs it in

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The BJP found itself on an unfamiliar terrain in the Prime Minister's home state today with Rahul Gandhi riling it with a bribery allegation and parading an influential OBC leader who had joined th......   | Read..
 

Emissary named in Delhi shift on Kashmir

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Centre has appointed a representative to initiate a sustained dialogue with all stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir and understand the "legitimate aspirations" of the people in what is ......   | Read..
 

Open to ties with Cong: BJD leader

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) "is open to an alliance with secular parties, including the Congress, to contain the BJP" in Odisha, Damodar Rout, the ruling party's vice-president, said on Mon......   | Read..
 

Centre faces anthem music

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A Supreme Court bench has said if people do not stand up when the national anthem is being played, they cannot be branded "anti-national" and dared the Centre to change the law to make su......   | Read..
 

Uncertainty over test for school teachers

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Tens of thousands of would-be schoolteachers have been left in the lurch with the Central Teacher Eligibility Test, usually held twice a year, not being conducted at all this year because of a pend......   | Read..
 

On road, judge sees what cops would not

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A high court judge on Monday said he saw several vehicles, including one sporting a "Government of India" board, being allowed to pause near a flyover and pick up passengers, which slowed......   | Read..
 

Controversy dogs appointment in CBI

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Centre has appointed a Gujarat-cadre IPS officer as special director in the CBI in spite of the Central Vigilance Commission apparently raising questions related to integrity....   | Read..
 

Indian touch to Who

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The new Dr Who, the first woman after 12 male Time Lords, is to have three new companions, one of them an Indian-origin actress, the BBC announced on Monday....   | Read..
 

Hardik aide alleges BJP bribe bid

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A senior associate of Gujarat Patidar leader Hardik Patel has accused the BJP of offering him Rs 1 crore to switch loyalties, a charge denied by the state's ruling party....   | Read..
 

BJP jitters over Rahul

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The BJP on Monday fielded law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to attack Rahul Gandhi at a media conference that appeared to have been timed to coincide with the Congress vice-president's Gandhinagar r......   | Read..
 

Yogi govt takes over Ram fair

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Yogi Adityanath government will from next year take over the responsibility of organising the popular Ramayan Mela in Chitrakoot, now managed by local sadhus....   | Read..
 

Poll panel defends decision

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Chief election commissioner A.K. Joti, under attack from the Opposition for announcing the Himachal Pradesh polls while not doing so for Gujarat, defended the decision on Monday by saying multiple ......   | Read..
 

PM pocket money jibe

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Congress on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "threat" to stop central funds to states not in tune with his political philosophy was the "worst-ever attack on federalism......   | Read..
 

Bill for babu shield tabled

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government on Monday tabled a controversial bill that seeks to protect public servants and judges in Rajasthan from prosecution and bar the media from reporting on alleg......   | Read..
 

Kabul agenda on Ghani, Rex visits

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani will visit India on Tuesday in a brief touchdown that would coincide with US secretary of state Rex Tillerson's scheduled arrival from Pakistan, setting the stage......   | Read..
 

Failure of hard line: Separatists

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Kashmir's pro-independence brigade claimed on Monday that the Centre's decision to talk to all the stakeholders had come under public pressure and amounted to an admission that its strong-arm tacti......   | Read..
 

Plea on parties directed to poll panel

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea seeking a directive that political parties be declared a "public authority" and brought under the ambit of the Right to Information......   | Read..