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Saturday, January 20, 2018
 

India

Army jawan among 3 killed in Pak firing across LoC, border

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Three people, including an Army jawan, were killed and six injured in firing by Pakistani troops along the International Border and Line of Control in Jammu division for the third day today, police said....   | Read..
 

Not afraid of elections, says 'victimised' AAP

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday claimed to have been ”victimised” by the Election Commission's decision to recommend the disqualification of 20 of its MLAs for holding of......   | Read..
 

20 facing axe, AAP chops EC

First published on 20-Jan-2018
An activist-lawyer has said the Election Commission has recommended the disqualification of as many as 20 AAP legislators in Delhi for holding offices of profit....   | Read..
 

Sonai honour killing case: Court awards death sentence to six

First published on 20-Jan-2018
A local court on Saturday awarded death sentence to six people in the 2013 Sonai honour killing case in which three Dalit youths were killed in Ahmednagar district....   | Read..
 

AIADMK to use 'office of profit' gun against Cong, DMK lawmakers in Puducherry

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The AIADMK said on Saturday it would seek the disqualification of ruling Congress and DMK legislators in Puducherry for holding offices of profit, with the Election Commission having used this tag ......   | Read..
 

Tigers on degree, rabbits on doctorate

First published on 20-Jan-2018
India accounts for one-fourth of the estimated 7.5 million bachelor's degrees awarded worldwide in science and engineering but loses its top spot at the doctoral level where it slips to sixth, a re......   | Read..
 

Rail to Bengal: Share loss or lose routes

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The railways have said they will close down eight "unviable" train routes in Bengal unless the state bears half of the losses, setting up a fresh flashpoint between the Narendra Modi and ......   | Read..
 

Rescue Day on R-Day

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Loaded with symbolism, an uncommon protest to save the Constitution is set to unfold in Mumbai this Republic Day when the nation celebrates the majesty of the Constitution....   | Read..
 

Judge arms licence plea before Lalu verdict

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Jharkhand judge who sent Lalu Prasad to a fresh term in prison had applied for firearm licences for himself, his son and daughter almost a month before he delivered the verdict in the fodder sc......   | Read..
 

Inside job on notes hot off the press

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The CISF on Friday held a deputy control officer on the charge of stealing two bundles of freshly minted Rs 200 notes from the currency printing press in Madhya Pradesh where he works by concealing......   | Read..
 

Cong sees chance to rip 'clean' Kejri

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Congress sees the purported recommendation to disqualify 20 Aam Aadmi Party legislators as an opportunity to demolish Arvind Kejriwal's credentials as a proponent of clean politics rather than ......   | Read..
 

Mamata bats for Arvind

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Trinamul Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Friday came out in support of Arvind Kejriwal, describing the purported recommendation to disqualify 20 of his MLAs as "vendetta"....   | Read..
 

Rahul springs spoiler on Modi Mann invite

First published on 20-Jan-2018
If Prime Minister Narendra Modi was seeking a mann to mann talk, he got it on Friday from Rahul Gandhi....   | Read..
 

Heartland Congress loses its 'safed sher'

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Sriniwas Tiwari fancied himself as the " safed sher" of Rewa. Such was his clout that there was a time when a state-owned aircraft would always be at his disposal whenever he chose to tra......   | Read..
 

Kejriwal should quit as CM, says BJP

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The BJP said on Friday that Arvind Kejriwal had lost the moral right to continue as Delhi chief minister after 20 of his party's legislators were said to have been recommended for disqualification ......   | Read..
 

Construction in Doklam for troops: China

First published on 20-Jan-2018
China on Friday justified its massive construction activities in Doklam, describing it as "legitimate" and aimed at improving the lives of its troops and people....   | Read..
 

'Love' letter cited in rape acquittal

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Supreme Court on Friday acquitted Peepli Live director Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case, noting that the complainant had expressed her "love" for him after the incident and that it was......   | Read..
 

More deaths in Pak shelling

First published on 20-Jan-2018
A BSF jawan and two civilians died and 24 were injured in fresh Pakistani shelling in Jammu villages on Friday, a day after a head constable and a 17-year-old girl were killed in similar attacks....   | Read..
 

Entry into 3rd nuclear club

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Australia Group on Friday admitted India into the elite club for controlling the spread of chemical and biological weapons, making the country a member of three multilateral export control regi......   | Read..
 

Kerala IS recruit dies in Syria

First published on 20-Jan-2018
An Islamic State recruit from Kerala's Kannur district has been killed in Syria, police said here on Friday....   | Read..