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K.N.Tripathi to be sworn in as Mizoram governor on April 4

Aizawl: West Bengal and Bihar governor K.N. Tripathi, given the additional charge of Mizoram, will be sworn in here on April 4, officials said Wednesday. "Tripathi will arrive here on....

Delhi court helps Muslim woman to live with Hindu husband

New Delhi: Coming to the aid of a young Muslim woman who alleged threats from her family after she married a Hindu, the Delhi High Court has allowed them to....

RJD chief Lalu Prasad criticizes Giriraj Singh for racist remark against Sonia Gandhi

Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Wednesday described as "dirty politics" union minister Giriraj Singh's remark that the Congress accepted Sonia Gandhi as its leader as she has white skin.....

Nun Gang-rape Case: 4 suspected Bangladeshis detained by Ludhiana Police

CHANDIGARH: Ludhiana Police on Tuesday detained four Bangladeshi suspects in connection with the March 14 rape of nun in Ranaghat in West Bengal and cases of robbery and foreign money....

Man killed in Agra over the dispute of Rs. 100

Agra: An unskilled labourer was killed by the grandson of a retired army Major in the Katra Wazir Khan locality here late Tuesday evening over a payment of a paltry....

Telephonic follow-up of epilepsy patients at AIIMS soon?

New Delhi: Telephonic follow-up with epilepsy patients who live far away could be introduced at the AIIMS here soon following a study that showed that some patients suffered seizures while....

18-year-old girl shot dead by office boy in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: In a shocking incident, an 18-year-old girl was shot dead by an office boy named Mahesh on Tuesday night at Pragathi...The School and PU College in Bengaluru, said reports. According....

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Jammu and Kashmir Floods: Rains hit Srinagar again

SRINAGAR: Flood fear emerges again in Srinagar due to continuous rain since morning. The army has started the evacuation process, reports said. Water level of Jhelum River has receded due....

Two get 30-yrs jail term for gangrape of Ugandan national in Delhi

New Delhi: A Delhi court has awarded 30 years jail term to two youths for kidnapping and gang-raping a Ugandan national, observing that "their act brought India in disrepute in....

Calls offering crores were made with Arvind Kejriwal’s consent: Rajesh Garg

New Delhi: Former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg, whom the party had recently suspended, on Tuesday alleged that calls with the "consent" of Arvind Kejriwal were made to him and several....

Low intensity blast in Patna, two more live bombs found

Patna: A bomb exploded in a flat in Bahadurpur Housing Colony area in Patna, but there was no report of any casualty, a police officer said.  Senior superintendent of police....

Gujarat assembly passes controversial anti-terror bill

Gujarat Assembly today passed by a majority vote the controversial Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime (GCTOC) Bill which allows police to intercept and record telephonic conversations and submit them....

FIR registered against 3 police officers in Mathura for alleged gangrape of a woman

Mathura: An FIR has been registered against three police personnel, including a sub-inspector, for allegedly raping a woman in Goverdhan town in Mathura, police said on Monday. According to a....

Two high intensity bombs recovered in a flat in Patna

PATNA: Two high intensity bombs have been recovered in a flat in Patna on Tuesday after an explosion occurred on Monday night in Bahadurpur area. According to the reports, four....

Floods ravage Kashmir; 16 buried alive as houses collapse

Kashmir: Sixteen people were buried alive as two houses collapsed and a young man was washed away in floods that ravaged the Kashmir Valley on Monday following four days of....

Taunkpuri Tanda: A village in Uttar Pradesh where grooms are penalisesd Rs 100 per minute for turning up late

Rampur: They are neither part of a Khap's diktat nor any Fatwa from clerics, but Taunkpuri Tanda village follows certain interesting norms during their marriages including penalising the groom's party....

Maharashtra minister carries revolver at kids’ event, faces criticism

Maharashtra minister and BJP leader Girish Mahajan faced flak today after he attended an event for deaf and dumb children with a revolver tucked in his waist, an act dubbed....

Former INLD legislator Bharat Singh shot dead in Najafgarh, Delhi

NEW DELHI: Former INLD legislator Bharat Singh was shot dead and two of his associates critically injured when some unidentified persons opened indiscriminate fire at them in south west Delhi's Najafgarh....

LIVE: Flood declared in Kashmir as Jhelum river crosses danger mark

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir government has declared a flood alert after water level continued to rise in the Jhelum River due to incessant rain over the last 24 hours.  People....

Ramdas Athawale invites AAP dissidents Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to join RPI

Mumbai: Terming the ouster of Aam Aadmi Party's founding members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from AAP's national executive as "unjust", RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale on Sunday invited the duo....

Beef ban is nothing but diversion from core issues: Congress

Mumbai: Terming the banning of beef in Maharashtra a diversion from core issues concerning people of the state, Congress today said the BJP-led government has shown its true colours after....

Prashant Bhushan removed from AAP’s national disciplinary committee

NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party today removed party's internal Lokpal Admiral L Ramdas and Prashant Bhushan as the chief of National Disciplinary Committee, a day after the latter and....

AAP crisis: Chief Arvind Kejriwal threatened to quit if Prashan Bhushan-Yogendra Yadav were not removed

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday made it clear to the National Council that it was either him or Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav who can stay....

Delhi Police plans to launch web app for its beat constables

New Delhi: In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'SMART policing', Delhi Police is working on a web-based app for its beat constables to reduce paperwork and make....

Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi sacked

New Delhi: Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi, who has had a running feud with the Centre and even approached the Supreme Court against attempts to ease him out, was sacked on....

15-year old school girl gangraped in West Bengal, 3 held

KOLKATA: A 15-year old class IX girl was allegedly gangraped at Uttarpara in Hooghly district, police said today.     Three of the accused were arrested in connection with the....

My colleagues were beaten up, says Yogendra Yadav

NEW DELHI: After being removed from the party National Executive at the National Council meet on Saturday, the Aam Aadmi Party senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan are addressing....

All options open, can move court against removal: AAP rebels

Terming as "unconstitutional and illegal" AAP's National Council meeting where they were ousted from a key panel, dissidents Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan today did not rule out taking legal....

Militants attack police officer’s house

Baramulla: Suspected militants opened fire on the house of a police officer in Sopore township of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said today. The officer and his family escaped unhurt....

School attacked in Asansol, West Bengal by group of miscreants

WEST BENGAL: A group of 30-40 miscreants went on rampage inside a top notch school in Asansol in West Bengal. They ransacked the principal room and other class rooms and....