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Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Poll panel chief orders probe against controversial video

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Poll panel chief orders probe against controversial video

The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Gujarat has ordered the cyber crime cell of Ahmedabad to probe a complaint filed by a rights activist about a video that's viral on....

Income Tax raids at Jayalalithaa's residence divides AIADMK

Income Tax raids at Jayalalithaa's residence divides AIADMK

The Income Tax raid at the Poes Garden residence of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday night has created a major controversy with AIADMK leaders calling it "unfortunate and....

No more tax evasion on luxury cars, Kerala RTO gets tough

No more tax evasion on luxury cars, Kerala RTO gets tough

The Regional Transport Commissioner's office here has decided to crack down on the thriving business of Keralites getting high-end cars registered in Puducherry, taking advantage of the low taxes in....

Coast Guard firing incident: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stokes a row

Coast Guard firing incident: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stokes a row

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday ruffled feathers of political leaders and fishermen organisations with her claim that distanced the Coast Guard from a firing incident off the Rameswaram coast....

Delhi's air quality deteriorates, becomes 'very poor'

Delhi's air quality deteriorates, becomes 'very poor'

Hours after a slight improvement in the air quality of Delhi-NCR, the national capital again started inhaling toxins as the quality of air deteriorated from "poor" in the morning to....

Delhi: 30-year-old man held for sexually exploiting woman journalist

Delhi: 30-year-old man held for sexually exploiting woman journalist

A 30-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly sexually exploiting a woman journalist on the pretext of marriage for over three years, police said. Police said the woman, who....

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: BJP announces second list of 36 candidates

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: BJP announces second list of 36 candidates

On Saturday evening of November 18, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) announced its second list of 36 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections. In the list released the BJP....

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Namami Barak festival

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Namami Barak festival

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday inaugurated the Namami Barak festival at Silchar, Karimganj and Hailakandi in the state's Barak Valley region. He also announced construction of three new....

GES to create congenial ecosystem for startups: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

GES to create congenial ecosystem for startups: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Saturday said the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), which is being co-hosted by the United States and India for the first time, is expected to....

Hyderabad gets ready for Ivanka Trump’s welcome! Beggars rounded up in city, security increased near Falaknuma Palace

Hyderabad gears up for Ivanka’s visit: Beggars rounded up, security increased in city

Since the United States President Donald Trump announced that his daughter, Ivanka Trump, will be leading the US delegation to India for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) to the city....

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Two former PAAS leaders join BJP ahead of mega rally

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Two former PAAS leaders join BJP ahead of mega rally

Hours ahead of a mega rally by the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) at Mansa, the Patidar group suffered a blow with two of its former members and group convenors....

Does PM Modi's silence augur well for India's democracy?

Does PM Modi's silence augur well for India's democracy?

Even as camera-friendly and Internet-savvy Prime Minister Narendra Modi waxes eloquent on his ‘Beti Padhao Beti Bachao’ campaign, the right-wing fringe elements openly threaten a leading actress, an inspiration and....