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Shopian fallout: 4 Jammu and Kashmir SPOs, constable resign following abduction and killing of  3 SPOs

Shopian fallout: 4 Jammu and Kashmir SPOs, constable resign following abduction and killing of cops, Home Ministry denies

Just a few hours after the bodies of three Jammu and Kashmir SPOs were recovered from south Jammu's Shopian district, four other Special Police Officers (SPOs) and a constable tendered....

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Odisha: Developing cyclone Daye triggers heavy rainfall, causes havoc

Cyclonic storm Daye crossed the coast near Gopalpur in Odisha and adjoining Andhra Pradesh coast earlier Friday morning has triggered heavy rainfall accompanied with high-velocity winds in several parts of....

After petrol and diesel, CNG prices may see hike of 14% from October 1

After petrol and diesel, CNG prices may see hike of 14% from October 1

After the rising prices of petrol and diesel burnt holes in the pockets of a common man, the continuous fall of Indian rupee is now likely to result in the....

Poverty in India dropped by half, STs, Dalits and Muslims made most progress: UN report

Poverty in India dropped by half, STs, Dalits and Muslims made most progress: UN report

In a time period of 10 years, from 2005-2006 to 2015-2016, more than 270 million people have freed themselves from the clutches of poverty. According to a report by the....

3 Jammu and Kashmir policemen kidnapped, killed by Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists

3 policemen who were kidnapped from south Kashmir's Shopian, found dead

On Friday, three out of four police officers belonging to Jammu and Kashmir Police force were found dead in south Kashmir. The deceased officers were abducted by the terrorists from....

First India-specific Rafale jet tested! IAF deputy chief takes 80-minute sortie

First India-specific Rafale jet tested! IAF deputy chief takes 80-minute sortie

While the political parties are still locking their horns over the Rafale deal, the Indian Air Force (IAF) seems to be working towards the induction of the 36 Rafale aircraft....

71 children die in 45 days in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district

71 children die in 45 days in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district

The hideous side of the hospitals in Uttar Pradesh was once again exposed after it was reported that at least 71 children have lost their lives in past 45 days....

Pakistan releases Kashmiri terrorist Burhan Wani postage stamps, tags him freedom icon

Pakistan releases Kashmiri terrorist Burhan Wani postage stamps, tags him freedom icon

Pakistan in its another attempt to provoke India has released 20 commemorative postage stamps in order to show terrorists killed in security forces encounter in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) as....

After Imran Khan's peace wish, Pakistan violates ceasefire at International Border

After Imran Khan's peace wish, Pakistan violates ceasefire at International Border

Pakistan on Thursday violated ceasefire in Ramgarh area of the Samba sector International border of Jammu and Kashmir. This comes on the same day when Pakistan's newly elected PM Imran....

After Jaitley's clown prince remark, Congress hits back with desperate court jester and wasteful blogger jibe

After Jaitley's clown prince remark, Congress hits back with desperate court jester and wasteful blogger jibe

After Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stoked a controversy on Thursday calling Congress scion a clown prince, party's spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala took to Twitter to hit back at Jaitley calling....

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DRDO successfully test fires surface-to-surface tactical missile Prahaar

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Thursday successfully test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-surface tactical missile 'Prahaar' from Launch Complex-III, ITR, Balasore. Following the successful flight test, Defence minister....

Mayawati allies with Ajit Jogi to uproot BJP in Chhattisgarh

Mayawati ignores Congress, allies with Ajit Jogi to uproot BJP in poll-bound Chhattisgarh

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Thursday announced that it will fight the upcoming Chhattisgarh assembly elections in alliance with Ajit Jogi-led Janta Congress Chhattisgarh and if the....

Gujarat Assembly passes bill for salary hike of legislators up to Rs 45,000

Gujarat Assembly passes bill for salary hike of legislators up to Rs 45,000

The Gujarat Assembly unanimously passed a bill on Wednesday, September 19, in the state by which salaries of speakers, ministers MLAs, deputy speaker will be increased up to Rs 45,000,....

PM Modi takes Delhi Metro from Dhaula Kuan to reach inaugural ceremony of India International Convention in Dwarka, watch video

PM Modi takes Delhi Metro from Dhaula Kuan to reach inaugural ceremony of India International Convention in Dwarka, watch video

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a metro ride from Dhaula Kuan to Dwarka to reach the inaugural ceremony of India International Convention and Expo Centre. As per reports,....

Rahul Gandhi coins new slogan against PM Modi, plays on chowkidar angle

Rahul Gandhi coins new slogan against PM Modi, plays on chowkidar angle

In a fresh blow on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday, September 20, lampooned the latter once again with a new slogan during a rally in....

Aligarh: UP Police kill 2 men in encounter, invite journalists to watch

Uttar Pradesh Police went steps ahead on Thursday after it shot dead two men in an encounter that was also video graphed by journalists present at the location. Reports said....

Arun Jaitley calls Rahul Gandhi a clown prince in a stinging counterattack on Rafale deal

Arun Jaitley calls Rahul Gandhi a clown prince in a stinging counterattack on Rafale deal

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday made a stinging attack at Congress president Rahul Gandhi accusing him of spreading lies and making false claims on Rafale deal. The senior....

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India, Pakistan foreign ministers to meet at UNGA; this is just chat, not dialogue, says govt

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is likely to meet her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi at an informal meeting of SAARC foreign ministers on the sidelines of the United Nations....

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Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra gets bail after being arrested for making "derogatory" remarks on Odisha

After a brief arrest in Delhi on Thursday, journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra has been granted a bail on a surety of Rs 1 lakh. He has been further asked to join the....

Govt hikes interest rate on PPF, other small savings: 10 things to know

The Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Thursday announced new interest rates on small savings schemes, including National Savings Certificate (NSC) and Public Provident Fund (PPF). The interest rates on Kisan....

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Haryana panchayat acts like Khap, asks Muslims of Titoli village not to wear skull caps and sport long beards

A village Panchayat in Haryana's Rohtak district on Tuesday issued strictures to the Muslims of Titoli village asking them not to wear skull caps, sport long beards, offer namaz in....

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JD(U), BJP reach consensus on seat-sharing in Bihar for 2019 Lok Sabha elections after Amit Shah and Nitish Kumar hold talks

The BJP and JD(U), its alliance partner in Bihar, reached a consensus on seat-sharing in Bihar after BJP president Amit Shah and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar held a 30-minute talk....

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Patna school principal, clerk reportedly rape 5th class girl for months, arrested

A principal and a clerk of a private school in Patna have been arrested by the police in allegations of raping an 11-year-old 5th class girl. Both the accused were....

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Imran Khan writes to PM Modi seeking resumption of dialogue between India and Pakistan

Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has written a letter to PM Narendra Modi seeking resumption of dialogue between India and Pakistan. In the letter, Imran Khan has called for....

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Jet Airways Mumbai-Jaipur flight returns to Mumbai as passengers suffer bleeding from ears and nose, DGCA orders probe

A Jet Airways flight climbed thousands of feet in a few minutes leaving passengers requiring hospital treatment after they bled due to a loss of cabin pressure. The Jet Airways....

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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi compares Rahul Gandhi with pirated laptop having fake and fraud words

Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday compared Congress president Rahul Gandhi a pirated laptop having fake and fraud words. The BJP leader added that the balloon....

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BJP likely to field Sushil Modi from Patna Sahib for Lok Sabha elections 2019, snubs Shatrughan Sinha

Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi is likely to contest next Lok Sabha elections from Patna Sahib in place of Shatrughan Singh, say reports. The current BJP lawmaker Shatrughan Sinha....

Uttarakhand assembly passes resolution to declare cow as national mother

Uttarakhand assembly passes resolution to declare cow as national mother

The Uttarakhand Assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution to declared Cow as the national mother (Rashtra Mata). The Uttarakhand government will now send this resolution to the Centre for further....

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat disapproves violence in the name of cow protection

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat condemns violence in the name of cow protection

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat during the concluding day of 3-day lecture series on Bhavishya Ka Bharat which was held at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi, condemned mob....

Self-proclaimed Godman Nithyananda says he can make animals speak in Sanskrit, Tamil

Self-proclaimed Godman Nithyananda says he can make animals speak in Sanskrit, Tamil

Self-proclaimed godman Nithyananda once again landed into controversy on Wednesday, September 19, when she said he can make monkeys, cows and lions speak in Sanskrit and Tamil. Earlier the godman....