Kolkata never been more polluted than Delhi; US Embassy figures misleading, claims city mayor
January 20, 2018 9:15 am

In the first 15 days of the year, Kolkata’s PM 2.5 count had crossed the 300-mark on 12 days. But according to the figures of the US Embassy, it went above the 550-mark on Tuesday, while the permissible limit is 50.

Journalist body found in Haryana
January 20, 2018 9:12 am

Police have also recovered a suicide note from his pocket in which he had blamed the in-laws of his son for forcing him to take this step.

January 20, 2018 9:11 am

Friday was the first day of a two-day workshop, ‘Embrace the Difference’ organised by the SIES College of Arts, Science and Commerce in Sion

J&K fake job racket busted
January 20, 2018 9:09 am

The Haryana Department of Sports and Youth Affairs sent these changes for approval to Chief Secretary, Haryana and the changes were approved by ML Khattar, Haryana Chief Minister on Thursday.

Sawla’s name had cropped up last year in the Thane Police’s investigation into an alleged extortion racket run by Iqbal Kaskar, the brother of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim.
January 20, 2018 9:04 am

Sawla’s name had cropped up last year in the Thane Police’s investigation into an alleged extortion racket run by Iqbal Kaskar, the brother of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim.

Maharashtra, Water Tariff, Agriculture, Farmers, Maha water tariff hiked, Indian Express
January 20, 2018 8:59 am

Tariff for agriculture and domestic use increased by 17 per cent; for industries hike is 50 per cent

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January 20, 2018 8:52 am

The Enemy Property Act was enacted in 1968, after the Indo-Pak War of 1965.

January 20, 2018 8:50 am

As per the guidelines, residents have been asked to segregate dry and wet waste and drop them in the e-carts designated for them.

January 20, 2018 8:46 am

The fest began on January 10 and was slated to conclude on January 26.

Lucknow: Class VII girl accused to attacking schoolkid released from juvenile home on interim bail
January 20, 2018 8:41 am

Due to ongoing protests over the alleged attack, which took place on Tuesday, the school has been shut since Friday.

January 20, 2018 8:40 am

Yadav was hired by Jain through an old friend, who had vouched for the driver’s sincerity.

January 20, 2018 8:41 am

Pankaj said harsh treatment by the police drove his father to take the extreme step.

January 20, 2018 8:36 am

According to the prosecution, Chainani, with her throat slit, was found in her 10th floor apartment by her husband on June 11, 2013 after he returned from work.

January 20, 2018 8:40 am

Also, a suicide note was recovered by the railway police from near Yadav’s body in which he has blamed harassment by the Chandigarh Police as the reason for his suicide.

BMC, Devendra Fadnavis, RTI, Ajoy Mehta, BMC on complaints, Indian Express, Mumbai News
January 20, 2018 8:30 am

The letter to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was signed by Rebeiro, Sukthankar, former Central Information Commissioner Shailesh Gandhi and others

January 20, 2018 8:27 am

The five families — comprising 30 members — have been camping outside Detroj mamlatdar office since January 16.

January 20, 2018 8:24 am

The displaced families staged a protest in the premises of the VMC, holding placards demanding that the civic body grant them homes in keeping with its word.

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January 20, 2018 8:22 am

Recalling her first tryst with running, Tshi Ladol (18) speaks of how when none of her classmates were ready to take part in the school marathon, her teacher compelled her to run.

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January 20, 2018 8:09 am

According to sources, the fire started on the top floor of Giriraj Heights in Naupada.

Kamala Mills Fire, 1Above fire, Mumbai Pub fire, Mumbai fire, BJP, Devendra Fadnavis, Indian Express
January 20, 2018 8:05 am

Vivekanand Gupta, secretary of the BJP’s Mumbai unit, has written to Fadnavis demanding the inquiry includes similar violations in all other redeveloped mills in central Mumbai.

Sawla’s name had cropped up last year in the Thane Police’s investigation into an alleged extortion racket run by Iqbal Kaskar, the brother of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim.
January 20, 2018 7:38 am

The police said the case had been registered on January 11, after the complainant approached the Gamdevi police station, along with her family members.

kamala mills fire
January 20, 2018 7:27 am

A provident fund inspector started investigating the case following the Kamala Mills fire on December 29, said sources.

January 20, 2018 7:08 am

Two of the three youths that were riding the bike were killed while one is being treated for injuries.

January 20, 2018 6:42 am

Around 9.30am, the men were brought to the airport’s Terminal 2 in Mumbai police’s vans from Yellow Gate police station in South Mumbai where they had been kept in “safe custody” since their release from Kolhapur jail on January 2 and January 12.

January 20, 2018 6:29 am

The girl’s neighbour saw her alone at home and lured her to the house of the accused, where she was raped, police said

January 20, 2018 6:26 am

In her complaint, she also alleged that her husband, a resident of Hyderabad, assaulted her and made her sleep on the sofa in the hotel reception when they were in Kerala.

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January 20, 2018 10:01 am

A petition was filed by a group of nine journalists, including from The Indian Express, and another by the Brihanmumbai Union of Journalists challenging the order passed on November 29, 2017.

January 20, 2018 6:01 am

During his elevation, Kejriwal had said, “Gahlot will be the voice of the villages in the cabinet.”

January 20, 2018 7:40 am

As news broke that the EC had recommendation disqualifying of the MLAs, Patel spent most of Friday afternoon fielding questions from the media.

January 20, 2018 7:38 am

At room number 15 inside the office, a battery of at least 35 lawyers are asked to assemble. It is from here that the AAP plans the “future course of legal action” on the crisis.

January 20, 2018 5:10 am

“The child and her sister were on their way home after giving their father food when she was kidnapped,” Ravinder Kumar, PRO, Gurgaon Police, said.

January 20, 2018 3:12 am

The accelerated urbanisation and rampant migration of working population from different states have created a tremendous need for affordable housing in NCR — and the requirement keeps growing.

Kejriwal-led AAP govt gets mired in crisis as EC recommends disqualification of 20 MLAs over 'office of profit' case
January 19, 2018 9:46 pm

As per the Constitution, the ‘Office of Profit’ prohibits MP and MLAs from accepting government positions carrying some financial remuneration or any other benefit such as office space or even a car.

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January 19, 2018 7:37 pm

Police suspect that the couple might have committed suicide but are uncertain about the cause of the child's death, officials said.

January 19, 2018 9:04 pm

In its opinion sent to President Ram Nath Kovind, the EC said by being parliamentary secretaries, they held office of profit and were liable to be disqualified as members of the Delhi Assembly.

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January 19, 2018 3:57 pm

AAP leaders have confirmed that they will now approach the Delhi High Court, pleading that the EC recommendation be struck down.