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Sunday, January 21, 2018
 

India

Nice present, fumes Trump

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A sign announces the closure of the Statue of Liberty at Battery Park in Manhattan on Saturday after the US government shut down....   | Read..
 

Emirates PM invites Didi to Dubai platform

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates has invited chief minister Mamata Banerjee to the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) in Dubai....   | Read..
 

Darwin, spot the monkey

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Junior education minister Satyapal Singh has claimed Charles Darwin's theory of evolution is "scientifically wrong" and needs to be modified in educational curricula, sparking outrage in ......   | Read..
 

Bangla hawks snap at photo

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A picture may be worth a thousand words but need not always tell the full story....   | Read..
 

Delhi factory fire kills 17 workers

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Explosions triggered by a fire ripped through a plastic and firecracker factory in Delhi on Saturday evening, killing at least 17 workers in the capital's worst blaze since the 1997 Uphaar cinema t......   | Read..
 

Aadhaar red card in school

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Many a fear has been expressed over the potential misuse of the Aadhaar card, ranging from privacy violation to online looting to suppression of dissent....   | Read..
 

CPM awaits 'miracle'

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A consensus on its draft political resolution for the April party congress eluded the CPM on the second day of its central committee meeting here, with one more day left to achieve a breakthrough....   | Read..
 

CJI to head Loya bench

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra will head the bench that will from Monday hear two petitions seeking a probe into the 2014 death of special CBI judge B.H. Loya, who was trying a case in which BJ......   | Read..
 

AAP to knock on President's door

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Aam Aadmi Party will appeal to President Ram Nath Kovind that if the Election Commission had indeed recommended the disqualification of 20 AAP legislators then he should return it to the poll p......   | Read..
 

Civic poll and governor gloom for Chouhan

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A spirited performance by the Congress in the civic elections, the choice of governor for the state and corruption charges against several ministers have compounded Madhya Pradesh chief minister Sh......   | Read..
 

Sewage fuels lake inferno

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Bangalore's biggest lake, which receives more than 40 per cent of the city's sewage, was up in flames for over a day till 800 soldiers and 100 fire-fighters succeeded in dousing the fire on Saturda......   | Read..
 

Congress sees 'confession of failure'

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Congress on Saturday argued that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's plea not to evaluate him solely on the basis of demonetisation and the goods and services tax amounted to an admission that the t......   | Read..
 

Rusticated, boy shoots principal dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A teenager rusticated from school a fortnight ago returned on Saturday morning armed with a revolver, barged into the principal's office and shot her dead....   | Read..
 

Curbs on petcoke in Delhi

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Union environment ministry has put restrictions on the imports of petroleum coke in the capital and its surrounding region, in the latest effort to curb rising air pollution....   | Read..
 

Dalit meet in Nitish stone zone

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Rebel Janata Dal United leader Sharad Yadav will on January 31 hold a "Dalit mahapanchayat" in Buxar district's Nandan village, where Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's cavalcade was sto......   | Read..
 

India on top at Davos: Hinduja

First published on 21-Jan-2018
India "is on top at Davos this year", says Prakash Parmanand Hinduja, who hopes to play his customary role as good Indian host when the World Economic Forum is held in the snow-bound Swis......   | Read..
 

'Thesis' Satyapal vs Darwin

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Junior education minister Satyapal Singh on Saturday cited his own "science background" to defend his claim that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution is "scientifically wrong" a......   | Read..
 

Shelling escalates, teen among 4 dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Pakistani shelling killed four people including an army sepoy and a 17-year-old boy on Saturday, raising the Indian death toll to 10 in three days of continuing cross-border exchanges....   | Read..
 

Dogs maul 7-year-old to death

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A seven-year-old boy was mauled to death by half a dozen stray dogs in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, police said on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Cong guns for Khattaron women's safety

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Congress on Saturday asked for the resignation of Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar for his failure to curb crimes against women, saying 10 rapes in 12 days raised questions about the ......   | Read..