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Farm debt waiver: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges farmers not to agitate

Farm debt waiver: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges farmers not to agitate

Appealing to the state's angry debt-ridden farming community, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged them to shun the path of agitation and said his government could not afford....

KM Mani hits back at CPI in Kerala; says it is 'lying in graveyard'

KM Mani hits back at CPI in Kerala; says it is 'lying in graveyard'

A day after CPI State Secretary Kanam Rajendran flayed the Kerala Congress (Mani), veteran legislator KM Mani on Saturday hit back at the Left party dubbing it as "lying in....

Trinamool Congress Parth Chatterjee warns of protest on issue of rail routes in Bengal

Trinamool Congress Parth Chatterjee warns of protest on issue of rail routes in Bengal

The Trinamool Congress on Saturday demanded the withdrawal by January-end of a Railway's letter seeking West Bengal's consent for discontinuation of 8 "commercially non-viable" rail routes and warned of protest....

For 120 students, this Tamil Nadu school has just one teacher, headmaster to offer

For 120 students, this Tamil Nadu school has just one teacher, headmaster to offer

A government school in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore has just one teacher and one headmaster to cater to 120 students. The parents of the students enrolled in primary school in Anupperpalayam....

Meghalaya Governor awaits Election Commission view on disqualification of 17 MLAS

Meghalaya Governor awaits Election Commission view on the disqualification of 17 MLAS

Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad has sent a reminder to the Election Commission (EC) seeking its view on the disqualification of 17 MLAs, who resigned as Parliamentary Secretaries after an adverse....

Tripura polls 2018: Over 230 officials transferred ahead of assembly polls

Tripura polls 2018: Over 230 officials transferred ahead of assembly polls

Ahead of the February 18 polls, over 230 officials, including 10 returning officers, besides police, have been transferred in Tripura to comply with the poll panel's orders, an official said....

CPI-M in Kerala adamant on not forming secular front to fight BJP: Congress president MM Hassan

CPI-M in Kerala adamant on not forming secular front to fight BJP: Congress president MM Hassan

The Congress in Kerala on Saturday slammed the CPI-M for "playing spoilsport" in the effort to form a secular front to fight the BJP. Speaking to IANS, state Congress president....

Madhya Pradesh: Congress wins 20 of 24 seats in Raghogarh Municipal elections, BJP gets 4 wards

Madhya Pradesh: Congress wins 20 of 24 seats in Raghogarh Municipal elections, BJP gets 4 wards

Congress on Friday won 20 of the 24 wards in Raghogarh Municipal Council elections in Madhya Pradesh's Guna District. The Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) could only win four wards. The....

Disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs was A.K. Jyoti's gift to Modi: AAP: Gopal Rai

Disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs was AK Jyoti's gift to Modi: Gopal Rai

The Election Commission's (EC) decision to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding office of profit, was its chief, AK Jyoti's parting gift to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, senior AAP leader....

2013 Maharashtra honour killings: Nashik court sentenced 6 men to death for killing 3 youth

2013 Maharashtra honour killings: Nashik court sentenced 6 men to death for killing 3 youth

A court here on Saturday send six men to the gallows in the honour killings of three Dalit youths in Ahmednagar district five years ago. On January 15, Nashik District....

Haryana: After being rusticated, class 12th student opens fire at school principal; arrested

Haryana: After being rusticated, class 12th student opens fire at school principal; arrested

In a tragic incident being reported from Haryana, a school principal was shot dead by a student of the same school. According to reports, the deceased was identified as the....

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Shocking! Uttar Pradesh cops refuse to help injured teens to avoid 'bloodstains' on patrol car, get suspended

Two teens, who met with an accident in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur, were left to die on the road after three state police personnel refused to take them to hospital, saying....

Pune: IT engineer, wife and 4-year-old son found dead in apartment

Pune: IT engineer, wife and 4-year-old son found dead in apartment

In an unfortunate incident, a 35-year-old software engineer Jayeshkumar Patel, his 30-year-old wife Bhumika and 4--year-old son Naksh were found dead in their apartment in Basant Bahar Cooperative Society on....

Jammu and Kashmir: India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on international border; 2 civilians, Army jawan killed

Jammu and Kashmir: India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on international border; 2 civilians, Army jawan killed

Two civilians and a Border Security Force (BSF) were killed after Pakistan Army on Saturday once again resorted to indiscriminate shelling and firing on Indian security and civilian facilities in....

Former Gujrat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel to be the new Governor of Madhya Pradesh

Anandiben Patel to be new Governor of Madhya Pradesh

On Friday, Narendra Modi government handed over a new responsibility to former Chief Minister of Gujarat Anandiben Patel. Anandiben Patel will be the new Governor of Madhya Pradesh. She will....

Kerala: Pregnant woman gets stuck for 30 min as CPI(M) activists causes traffic chaos in Kochi

Kerala: Pregnant woman gets stuck in traffic jam for 30 minutes as CPI(M) activists causes chaos in Kochi

The convoy of Communist Party of India (Marxist), CPI(M) who were en route for their scheduled meeting stalled traffic on Friday in Kerala's Kochi city where a pregnant lady was....

Election Commission proposes disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs in office profit case

Election Commission proposes disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs in office of profit case

In a huge setback to Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led government in Delhi, the Election Commission has decided to disqualify 20 legislators. The major jolt strikes at....

Shocking! Man held for having unnatural sex with three cows in Gujarat's Vadodara

Shocking! Man held for having unnatural sex with 3 cows in Gujarat's Vadodara

In a cruel incident, the Gujarat police have arrested a man for having unnatural sex with three cows of a milkman in Gujarat's Varman area. The accused, Rathodiya, claimed to....

Ryan murder case: Punjab and Haryana High Court allows Ryan Pinto to travel abroad

Ryan murder case: Punjab and Haryana High court allows Ryan Pinto to travel abroad

More than 4 months after the Ryan murder case, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has provided the big relief to the Ryan Pinto, the chief executive officer (CEO) of....

Mumbai: 26 boys suffer food poisoning after having religious meal in Bhiwandi

Mumbai: 26 boys suffer food poisoning after having religious meal in Bhiwandi

Twenty-six children fell ill on Wednesday after consuming Biryani in Diwan Shah Madrasa in Bhiwandi's Roshan Bagh area.  The children were later admitted to the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital in the....

Bihar: Primary school teacher served notice for urinating in SDM office campus

Bihar: Primary school teacher served notice for urinating in SDM office campus

As India is targeting to achieve Swachh Bharat mission 2019, authorities at every level across the country are making efforts to achieve it, creating awareness about the campaign and urging....

State Election Commission to webcast Meghalaya assembly polls on 27 February

State Election Commission to webcast Meghalaya assembly polls on 27 February

In a first, Meghalaya will webcast the balloting in the February 27 assembly elections in nearly 200 polling booths across the state to ensure fair and free elections. State Chief....

Exchange of demonetised currency case: CBI conducts searches at 32 places in Maharashtra

Exchange of demonetised currency case: CBI conducts searches at 32 places in Maharashtra

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today 18 January conducted searches at 32 places including the Administrative Office and 17 branches of a Maharashtra-based co-operative bank, and the residential premises....

Meghalaya polls to take place on 27 February, parties welcome single-phase poll

Meghalaya polls to take place on 27 February, parties welcome single-phase poll

Political parties in Meghalaya on Thursday welcomed a single-phase election to the 60-member state assembly scheduled on February 27, and said they expect a free and fair poll process. Chief....

Delhi High Court asks DIAL, airlines to resolve shifting issues

Delhi High Court asks DIAL, airlines to resolve shifting issues

The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked the airport operator Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) and the airlines to try to resolve the issues relating to shifting operations from Terminal....

Kolkata: Girl beaten up, sexually abused by member of TMC student wing

Kolkata: Girl beaten up, sexually abused by member of TMC student wing

A college girl was allegedly beaten up and sexually abused by a member of Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad - TMC student wing on the college campus in West Bengal's Hooghly....

Goa: Women Congress members sell coconuts to protest against price hike

Goa: Women Congress members sell coconuts to protest against price hike

The Goa government may have re-classified the coconut palm as a tree following protests, but the soaring price of coconuts - an essential food ingredient appears to have triggered a....

If south India unites under Dravidian identity, discrimination from Centre will vanish: Kamal Haasan

If south India unites under Dravidian identity, discrimination from Centre will vanish: Kamal Haasan

Actor Kamal Haasan has said that entire south India must unite under Dravidian identity so that their voice is more strong and heard clearly by the Centre. The actor, who....

Karti Chidamabaram appears before ED in money laundering case

Karti Chidambaram appears before ED in money laundering case

Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, on Thursday, appeared before ED officials in a money laundering case related to alleged irregularities in an FIPB clearance accorded to INX....

Ruckus in Jharkhand assembly; Opposition again demands removal of Chief Secretary, DGP

Ruckus in Jharkhand assembly; Opposition again demands removal of Chief Secretary, DGP

The Jharkhand assembly was disrupted for the second consecutive day on Thursday after opposition parties demanded the removal of the Chief Secretary and DGP in connection with treasury withdrawals in....