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Asean leaders' presence at Republic Day to showcase Act East policy: Nirmala Sitharaman, Defence Minister

Asean leaders' presence at Republic Day to showcase Act East policy: Nirmala Sitharaman

The presence of leaders of Asean countries at the Republic Day parade will display the Narendra Modi government's "Act East" policy, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday.  At the....

Punjab: Petrol dealers to launch protest after alleging smuggling scam

Punjab: Petrol dealers to launch protest after alleging smuggling scam

Alleging that inaction of the Punjab government to levy VAT on petrol and diesel at par with neighbouring states is causing huge revenue losses of crores annually on account of....

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WATCH! Congress leaders' embarrassing slip of tongue; says party will suffer a clean sweep in Rajasthan

Famously known for taking digs at ruling Vasundhara Raje government in the state, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee chief Sachin Pilot reportedly might've ended the tussle between the Centre and Opposition....

We are witnessing a 'reverse' Darwin theory! Prakash Raj's witty response to Satyapal Singh's evolution comment

We are witnessing a 'reverse' Darwin theory! Prakash Raj's witty response to Satyapal Singh's evolution comment

Actor-producer-director Prakash Raj on Monday took to Twitter to take a jibe at junior Union minister Satyapal Singh, who had claimed that Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution of man, was....

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Uday Kotak on India in WEF 2018: Like Trump’s ‘America First’ policy India too needs to get its messaging right

Before Prime Minister Narendra Modi touchdown Davos for his address at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting (WEF) where he will present India as an open economy, billionaire banker Uday Kotak asserted....

AAP withdraws petition in High Court on disqualification of 20 MLAs

AAP withdraws petition in High Court on disqualification of 20 MLAs

Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) disqualified MLAs on Monday withdrew from the Delhi High Court their plea seeking a stay on the Election Commission's recommendation to the President to disqualify 20....

I am with Samajwadi Party 'for now', says Shivpal Singh Yadav on his 63rd birthday

I am with Samajwadi Party 'for now' says Shivpal Singh Yadav on his 63rd birthday

Shivpal Singh Yadav, the estranged uncle of former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Samajwadi Party (SP) head Akhilesh Yadav, on Monday trashed speculation about joining the Congress and said....

Who is Om Prakash Rawat? Everything you must know about new Chief Election Commissioner of India

Who is Om Prakash Rawat? Everything you must know about new Chief Election Commissioner of India

Om Prakash Rawat was on Sunday appointed as Chief Election Commissioner of India. He will be succeeding incumbent Achal Kumar Jyoti to the post. Rawat is a retired IAS cadre....

Abdul Subhan Qureshi’s journey: From a bright student to Indian Mujahideen's top terrorist

Abdul Subhan Qureshi’s journey: From a bright student to Indian Mujahideen's top terrorist

Abdul Subhan Qureshi, the co-founder of Indian Mujahideen (IM) and 2008 Gujarat blast accused, was arrested by the Delhi Police on Monday morning. The terrorist was arrested by the Special....

Edward Snowden tears into Aadhaar once again; backs former RAW chief's written onslaught

Edward Snowden tears into Aadhaar once again; backs former RAW chief's written onslaught

Former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) official, Edward Snowden has once again decried the widespread implementation of Aadhaar Card in India. Earlier in January, Snowden condemned the Aadhaar claiming its result....

AAP MLAs impasse: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's open letter invites criticism from BJP

AAP MLAs impasse: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's open letter invites criticism from BJP

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, in an open letter to the people of the city, on Monday sought support against the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs on charges of....

Kerala Governor P Sathasivam skips anti-Centre comments

Kerala Governor P Sathasivam skips anti-Centre comments

Kerala Governor P Sathasivam on Monday skipped references critical of the Modi government from his prepared speech as he addressed the Assembly on the opening day of the Budget session.....

Haryana CM: Good if someone decides not to screen Padmaavat; security will be given to those who will screen it

Haryana CM: Good if someone decides not to screen Padmaavat; security will be given to those who will screen it

Just days before Padmaavat's release, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has appealed to the people protesting against film's release to maintain calm. He also ensured those going ahead with....

India ranks lower than China and Pakistan in inclusive development index of World Economic Forum

India ranks lower than China and Pakistan in inclusive development index of World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked India at the 62nd position in a list of emerging economies on an Inclusive Development Index. India's ranking is much lower than China's 26th....

Enemy Property Act leaves China perplexed as Centre plans on auctioning Chinese properties

Enemy Property Act leaves China perplexed as Centre plans on auctioning Chinese properties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has left China in a vexed state after the Centre passed an amendment in Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Act. The 49-year-old....

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis joins PM Modi at Davos WEF summit

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis joins PM Modi at Davos WEF summit

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday left for Davos to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will take part in the 48th annual summit of the World Economic Forum....

Manish Sisodia's open letter on AAP MLAs disqualification: Is it fair to push Delhi into an election like this?

Manish Sisodia's open letter on AAP MLAs disqualification: Is it fair to push Delhi into an election like this?

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has written an open letter speaking about Election Commission and President Ram Nath Kovind's move to disqualify 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs over....

Republic Day: Portraits of Freedom fighters, historical personalities set to adorn on Delhi Assembly walls

Republic day: Portraits of freedom fighters, historical personalities set to adorn Delhi Assembly walls

On a January afternoon, OP Sharma, 62, and two others were busy nailing a framed painting of a young man with twirled moustache on a white wall, which forms one....

Why haste to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs, asks Shiv Sena

Why haste to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs, asks Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Monday raised questions over "the haste" with which 20 legislators of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi were disqualified for holding 'office of profit'.....

Bench led by CJI Dipak Misra transfers petitions related to Justice Loya’s death to SC, next hearing on Feb 2

Bench led by CJI Dipak Misra transfers petitions related to Justice Loya’s death to SC, next hearing on Feb 2

On Monday, a Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra began hearing the pleas seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge justice....

All 11,000 trains, 8,500 stations to have CCTV surveillance

All 11000 trains and 8500 stations to have CCTV surveillance

In its endeavour to provide a safe and secure travel experience to passengers, India Railways is pitching for the procurement of about 12 lakh CCTV cameras to ensure state-of-the-art surveillance....

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PM Narendra Modi's 'frying pakaude' example gave twitterati a reason to troll the PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a recent interview to a leading TV Channel gave a chance or opportunity to twitterati to troll him after the prime minister's response on one of....

No respite for Asaram in Gandhinagar rape case; SC adjourns hearing for 9 weeks

No respite for Asaram in Gandhinagar rape case; SC adjourns hearing for 9 weeks

Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu who is currently serving jail term in Gujarat will have to wait for at least nine weeks before getting any respite as the Supreme Court adjourned....

Imparting education among girls is best to reduce India's population: National Family Health Survey

If a girl in India studies for 12 years or more, till the age of 18 she is less likely to have teenage pregnancy, less likely to have shorter interval....

2008 Gujarat blast accused and Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Subhan Qureshi arrested by Delhi Police

2008 Gujarat blast accused and Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Subhan Qureshi arrested by Delhi Police

Abdul Subhan Qureshi, the co-founder of Indian Mujahideen (IM) and 2008 Gujarat blast accused, was arrested by the Delhi Police on Monday morning. The terrorist was arrested by the Special....

Did PM Narendra Modi's ego stop him from replying to anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's letters?

Did PM Modi's ego stop him from replying to anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's letters?

An activist face who has been known for his campaign against corruption in the past several years, Anna Hazare in a bitter has now hit out at Prime Minister Narendra....

With zero lectures held, Mumbai University asks over 2000 MSc students to take exam on January 23

With zero lectures held, Mumbai University asks over 2000 MSc students to take exam on January 23

Just a few years after being the centre of criticism for delaying the results of students and leaving them in a lurch, the Mumbai University is back in the headlines....

Rajasthan: Will jump into fire if Padmaavat is released, say Chittorgarh women group

Rajasthan: Will jump into fire if Padmaavat is released, say Chittorgarh women group

Even though the Supreme Court has given the green signal for Padmaavat's release across states in the nation, the problems for the Padmaavat makers are still not coming to an....

Uttar Pradesh: Farmer crushed to death under his own tractor by loan recovery agents

UP farmer crushed to death under his own tractor by loan recovery agents

Loans are made to make people's life easy. However, a farmer from Uttar Pradesh recently lost his life following the loan repayment. In a tragic incident being reported, a UP....

WEF 2018: No plans of Modi-Abbasi or Modi-Trump meet; focus on global economy, says MEA

No plans of Modi-Abbasi or Modi-Trump meet; focus on global economy, says MEA

On his first visit to World Economic Forum (WEF), Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the opening plenary on January 23 and later will be holding bilateral meetings with....