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Chhota Rajan brought to Delhi, kept in CBI custody

New Delhi: Long-absconding underworld don Rajendra Nikhalje alias Chhota Rajan on Friday was brought to the national capital from Indonesia, officials said.   Rajan, who was arrested by Indonesian police....

Bihar Exit Polls : BJP Tries to Lower Expectations

The Bihar election has national resonance. It's a referendum on many things. The vitality of brand Modi, the appeal of suit-boot socialism, a referendum on NDA's performance and most importantly....

Bihar Exit Polls : No Thumping for Brand Modi?

The Bihar election has national resonance. It's a referendum on many things. The vitality of brand Modi, the appeal of suit-boot socialism, a referendum on NDA's performance and most importantly....

India says no blockade of cargo vehicles to Nepal

New Delhi: India on Thursday reiterated that it was not imposing any blockade on commercial vehicles carrying cargo to Nepal in the wake of rising political tensions in the Himalayan....

Bihar Exit Polls Verdict: The Big Takeaway

The Bihar election has national resonance. It's a referendum on many things. The vitality of brand Modi, the appeal of suit-boot socialism, a referendum on NDA's performance and most importantly....

Bihar exit Polls: Mahagathbandhan will win more than 190 seats, says Lalu Prasad Yadav

The Bihar election has national resonance. It's a referendum on many things. The vitality of brand Modi, the appeal of suit-boot socialism, a referendum on NDA's performance and most importantly....

Bihar exit Polls Verdict : Mega Countdown

The Bihar election has national resonance. It's a referendum on many things. The vitality of brand Modi, the appeal of suit-boot socialism, a referendum on NDA's performance and most importantly....

Grand Alliance to win 190 seats: Lalu

Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Thursday said the Grand Alliance, led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of the JD(U), will win 190 seats in the 243-member Bihar assembly.  ....

BJP or Grand Alliance: Who will win Bihar?

Starting in October, the people of Bihar voted in five phases. The results will be counted on Sunday, Nov 08.   Bihar, the third-largest state of India is home to....

56 percent turnout in final phase of 2015 Bihar polls

Patna: Around 56 percent of the 1.55 crore electorate voted till late afternoon on Thursday in the fifth and final round of the staggered assembly elections in Bihar, officials said.....

Staggered Bihar elections end

Patna: Millions voted on Thursday in Bihar's assembly polls, bringing down the curtains on a staggered five-phase battle that pitted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP-led alliance against the Grand Alliance....

More National Awards returned

Taking the Award wapsi movement further Veteran film maker Kundan Shah and Writer, Activist Arundati Roy have decided to return their National Awards and shake hands with the writers and....

Indian government takes exception to Moody’s Analytics report

New Delhi: The Indian government on Wednesday reacted sharply to a comment by Moody’s Analytics that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must check party members from making controversial statements, or risk....

PM Modi launches three gold-related schemes

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched three gold-related schemes, including a coin engraved with the images of national emblem Ashok Chakra and Mahatma Gandhi on its two....

Efforts on to trace two pilots of crashed Pawan Hans chopper

Mumbai: A massive search operation is on to locate two missing pilots of a Pawan Hans Ltd helicopter which crashed into the Arabian Sea around 80 nautical miles off south....

Human capital biggest strength: Modi

New Delhi: The biggest strength of Make in India is "human capital", said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday at the launch of 'Imprint India'.   "The biggest strength of....

Anupam Kher to lead march against ‘intolerance’ protesters

New Delhi: Veteran actor and BJP supporter Anupam Kher has invited all Indians to march with him to Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Friday to protest the voices being raised over....

Large voter turnout in final phase of Bihar polls

Patna: Tens of thousands of people queued up at polling stations on Thursday to vote in the fifth and final round of the staggered Bihar assembly elections.   Bihar police....

Drizzle in Delhi causes traffic jams

New Delhi: Drizzle on Thursday morning caused traffic jams in different parts of the national capital.   The minimum temperature was recorded at 19.7 degrees Celsius.   "Because of the....

Mistrial declared in US cop’s assault on Indian grandfather

Washington: For the second time in less than two months, a US judge declared a mistrial in the case against an Alabama police officer charged with slamming an Indian grandfather....

Indian equities open marginally lower on Thursday

Mumbai: A benchmark index for Indian equities, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), on Thursday opened lower and was trading at 26,455.39 points some 18 minutes....

India concerned over Nepal’s lack of political progress

New Delhi/Geneva: India has expressed concern over the lack of political progress in Nepal but promised to continue to extend all assistance to the Himalayan nation for its peace, stability....

Rahul meets families of firing victims in Punjab

Chandigarh: Clearly aimed at getting political mileage against the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance government in Punjab, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi arrived in Faridkot district on Thursday to meet....

Chhota Rajan likely to return today?

INDONESIA: It is likely that Chhota Rajan might return to India today. Meeting is on between the airport authority, civil airlines and the air traffic controller to reopen the airspace.....

My mother is Sushila, father is Salim: Salman

MUMBAI: Everybody’s favourite and the Bollywood heartthrob, Salman Khan has raised his voice against intolerance. Salman has finally broken the silence and has spoken bluntly on the matter.   In....

Rains, snowfall close highways in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu: The strategic Jammu-Srinagar, Srinagar-Leh and some other highways in Jammu and Kashmir were closed on Thursday following heavy rains and fresh snowfall in the area.   "Heavy rains during....

Voting begins in Bihar polls’ final phase

Patna: Voting began on Thursday in the fifth and final phase of the Bihar assembly elections involving 57 constituencies in a sprawling region home to a sizeable Muslim and Yadav....

Balloting begins in final phase of Bihar polls

Patna: Polling began on Thursday in 57 constituencies in the fifth and final round of the Bihar assembly elections in some of the state's most backward pockets notorious for poverty,....

Report on Kerala House ‘raid’ in Delhi submitted

New Delhi: Divisional Commissioner of Delhi A. Anbarasu submitted his report on the Kerala House 'raid' by Delhi Police to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday.   In his report,....

Now, Swarna Bharat campaign by Central Government

Chennai: It will now be Swarna Bharat (Golden India) after Swachh Bharat (Clean India) and other campaigns launched recently by the Central Government.   "A Golden Opportunity," claimed a half....