March 18, 2018 3:29 pm

Neymar moved to Ligue 1’s PSG from Barcelona in the summer of 2017 but is rumoured to be linked with Real Madrid just after a year with the club.

March 18, 2018 3:27 pm
Yogi Adityanath invokes ‘Aurangzeb rule’, goes all out to hold Gorakhpur margin

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister said the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party (SP-BSP) combine had not made any dent in the saffron party’s vote bank. “Our vote bank is intact,” he said.

March 18, 2018 3:20 pm
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The figure were brought recently to the notice of a bench which asked the Registrar Generals of high courts across the country to collect and collate data on pending cases of sexual offences against children as victims lodged under stringent POCSO Act.

March 18, 2018 3:19 pm
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The strike is expected to be observed in key cities like Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Pune among others, PTI reported.

March 18, 2018 3:11 pm
'Kadaknath' is known for its high iron content and much lower cholesterol than other breeds, and sells at a much higher price than other varieties, say experts. (Representational)

The state government-supported self help groups of tribal women, running over 160 poultry farms in Dantewada, are engaged in the production of about four lakh chickens of the Kadaknath variety for meat annually.

March 18, 2018 3:05 pm
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The five-decade-old mining industry in the state came to a grinding halt from Friday with the Supreme Court order of a ban on iron ore extraction.

March 18, 2018 3:01 pm
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Conrad Sangma said, “I don’t want to be seen as a person who is forcing people but I think it is important that we as leaders lead by example.”

March 18, 2018 3:00 pm
Members of Banchhada community, who operate family-based prostitution for livelihood, consider the birth of a girl auspicious as it means another breadwinner for the family. (Representational)

Lawyer Amit Sharma, who is also an RTI activist, said, “This is a serious issue as the rise in the number of women in the community is mainly because they purchase girls from different parts of the state.”

March 18, 2018 2:55 pm
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Majority of those who find place in the final list, prepared by a 10-member selection committee, were considered “unsung heroes”

March 18, 2018 2:52 pm
victims of trafficking

The policy proposes setting up of family counselling centres in the high-risk areas along with making it mandatory to bring all child victims of trafficking into the mainstream.

March 18, 2018 2:54 pm
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After Anupam Kher and Akshaye Khanna being roped in to play the roles of Manmohan Singh and Sanjay Baru in Hansal Mehta’s The Accidental Prime Minister, it has now been revealed that actor Aahana Kumra will play the role of Priyanka Gandhi in the film.

March 18, 2018 2:49 pm
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The first two-plus-two meeting between India and the US was tentatively scheduled for April 18-19. The dialogue was seen as a vehicle to elevate the strategic relationship between the two countries.

March 18, 2018 3:25 pm
Residents of the multi-storeyed building in Bhatiya Chowk were alerted by security guards, of a nearby tutorial class, who spotted the animal.

“After several rounds of search, we managed to spot and tranquilise the animal. He will be transported shortly,” Range Forest Officer Santosh Kank said.

March 18, 2018 2:46 pm
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Complaints to police about crimes linked with social media have increased significantly in the western state, with government figures showing that about 1,574 such cases were registered in Rajasthan in the last four years.

March 18, 2018 2:43 pm
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No cases of crime against senior citizens were registered in Jammu and Kashmir between 2014 and 2016, the data show.

March 18, 2018 2:39 pm
Parrikar likely to return to India next month

The Goa BJP had on Saturday said that there was no question of a change in leadership in the state due to the illness of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. 

March 18, 2018 2:35 pm
Rajya Sabha polls: All four candidates from Gujarat elected unopposed

The retrospective amendment will help BJP and Congress escape the fallout of a 2014 Delhi High Court judgement that held both guilty of violating the FCRA.

March 18, 2018 2:27 pm
Bombay HC seeks government's reply on human rights panel's request

Various benches of the high court have been hearing a bunch of petitions filed in 2013, drawing the court’s attention to the inadequate funds and infrastructure provided by the government for the State Human Rights Commission.

March 18, 2018 2:19 pm
Trai to revamp MNP process; discussion paper by month-end

The move to revamp the current mechanism for MNP comes on the heels of the regulator recently slashing the MNP charges by almost 79 per cent to a maximum of Rs 4. The prescribed ceiling for MNP charge was Rs 19, previously.

March 18, 2018 2:14 pm
Demonetised notes

In its annual report for 2016-17 released on August 30 last year, the RBI said Rs 15.28 lakh crore, or 99 per cent of the demonetised notes, had returned to the banking system.