Angela Merkel looks East in one-on-one with PM Narendra Modi

Angela Merkel looks East in one-on-one with PM Narendra Modi

Though the Chancellor underlined the need for continued friendly relations with the United States, Britain and Russia, she said that “we Europeans must really take our destiny into our own hands”.

Centre's cattle trade restrictions evoke strong reactions from politicians
Centre's cattle trade restrictions evoke strong reactions from politicians

States like Tamil Nadu and Kerala organised Beef Fests in protest against the Central Government's decision whereas, in Uttar Pradesh, cow shelters welcomed the decision, saying that the new rule would curb rampant theft and smuggling of cattle.

Ban on sale of cattle at markets for slaughter: Citing federalism, West Bengal, Kerala object to Centre’s order
Ban on sale of cattle at markets for slaughter: Citing federalism, West Bengal, Kerala object to Centre’s order

Will not accept, challenge it legally, says Mamata; Vijayan writes to all CMs

The New Hardline in The Valley Part 2: North Kashmir is home to foreign militants, witness to deadly strikes
The New Hardline in The Valley Part 2: North Kashmir is home to foreign militants, witness to deadly strikes

In North Kashmir, the militants are well-trained and equipped, and the major attacks have been reported in this region.

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May 30, 2017 2:41 pm

Modi received a guard of honour and was welcomed as the the music choir of the German Army played the Indian National Anthem. The two leaders then headed inside for the IGC Plenary session, the focal point of Modi's two-day visit to Germany.

May 30, 2017 2:36 pm

An official said that the representatives from Sung Ha Telecom company met Raman Singh and gave in-principle consent to set up its mobile phone manufacturing plant in Naya Raipur - the upcoming new capital of Chhattisgarh.

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May 30, 2017 2:39 pm

Development-induced displacement and resettlement are two sides of the same coin, aimed at dismantling their community by stripping of their self-sufficiency.

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May 30, 2017 1:58 pm

"We will support him (Sharad Pawar) if he fights as an NDA nominated candidate, but he should not contest as a UPA candidate," said Ramdas Athawale when asked about presidential elections.

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May 30, 2017 1:51 pm

Kochi Metro, which secured the green signal from rail safety panel, had begun service trials recently on the corridor. The 13-km corridor between Aluva and Palarivattom is the longest to be inaugurated in the first phase.

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May 30, 2017 1:35 pm

"Babar was a foreigner who had nothing to do with India, media should not repeatedly call it 'Babri'. It is Ram Janmbhoomi", said Sakshi Maharaj.

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May 30, 2017 1:33 pm

Last month, the Supreme Court had restored the criminal conspiracy charges framed against Advani, Joshi, Bharti and other accused while overruling the Allahabad High Court judgment.

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May 30, 2017 1:04 pm

The restrictions were in place in the districts of Anantnag, Pulwama, Kulgam and Shopian – all in south Kashmir, while similar curbs also continued in seven police station areas in Srinagar and in Sopore township in north Kashmir, officials said.

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May 30, 2017 12:55 pm

MB Rajesh had participated in a news debate moderated by Arnab Goswami on Republic TV. Rajesh said in his Facebook post that the topic of the debate was changed at the last minute when he came on-air. The MP called him a coward and an unethical journalist.

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May 30, 2017 12:25 pm

On May 5, the Bombay HC had upheld the life imprisonment of 11 men convicted for the gangrape of Bilkis Bano and murder of her family members during the 2002 Gujarat riots.

May 30, 2017 12:23 pm

Chhattisgarh: According to Police, the Naxals are frustrated with the road construction work in the region, and therefore are committing such acts.

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May 30, 2017 12:08 pm

IPS officer R S Bhagora, currently serving in Gujarat, has been convicted along with four other policemen by the Bombay High Court recently after the trial court had acquitted them

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May 30, 2017 11:48 am

During routine checking of vehicles at the integrated check post, the police intercepted a luxury vehicle and found 20 people, including two girls, intoxicated with liquor, the Excise Inspector Vinod Khalifa said

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May 30, 2017 1:38 pm

The troops were taking part in a firing exercise at 8.30 am when the accident happened. A 51 mm mortar missed its target and hit the ground near the nine BSF jawans instead.

May 30, 2017 11:36 am

According to the in charge of Kotwali police outpost Manoj Yadav, Shivani took the extreme step Monday and was rushed to a hospital where she was declared dead

May 30, 2017 12:36 pm

Director General of the India Meteorological Department K J Ramesh said the advancement of the monsoon was aided by Cyclone Mora. The normal onset date for monsoon to hit the Kerala coast, which marks its official arrival in the country, is June 1.

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May 30, 2017 2:21 pm

The 30-year-old IAS officer Ashish Dahiya drowned while trying to save a female friend. He along with his IFS and IRS friends had gathered for a poolside party at the institute on Monday night. His body has been sent to AIIMS for a post-mortem examination.

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May 30, 2017 11:14 am

Germany is the largest trade partner for India in the EU and one of the leading sources of foreign direct investment into the country. Modi and Chancellor Merkel will also hold a meeting with senior business leaders later today.

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May 30, 2017 11:56 am

States like Tamil Nadu and Kerala organised Beef Fests in protest against the Central Government's decision whereas, in Uttar Pradesh, cow shelters welcomed the decision, saying that the new rule would curb rampant theft and smuggling of cattle.

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May 30, 2017 10:38 am

The Su-30 had taken off from the Tezpur air bas, around 10.30 am on a routine training mission but lost radar and radio contact with the controlling station around 11.10 am near Arunachal Pradesh's Doulasang area, adjoining China.

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May 30, 2017 12:56 pm

Babri Masjid demolition case: The Supreme Court had ordered prosecution of Advani, Joshi, Bharti, and other accused last month for criminal conspiracy in the politically sensitive case. The BJP leaders appeared before the CBI court today.

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May 30, 2017 8:52 am

In its earlier hearing, Arvind Kejriwal was granted bail by the court.

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May 30, 2017 2:36 pm

Prime Minister Modi and German Chancellor Merkel will also hold a meeting with senior business leaders before inaugurating the Indo-German Business Summit 2017 later today.

May 30, 2017 6:11 am

Some officers claim move to hit projects, govt dismisses apprehensions.

May 30, 2017 6:12 am

Differentiating between the youths working in IT giant Infosys and terror outfit al-Qaeda, Rajnath quoted Thomas L Friedman and his book ‘The World is Flat’

May 30, 2017 6:06 am

In a letter to the state Chief Secretary, SN Roy claimed that “the allegations of the complainant were found false” in a probe by the Chandigarh Police.

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May 30, 2017 6:04 am

Haryana Gau Sewa Ayog chairman Bhani Ram Mangla said Monday that they have observed some flaws in the law (draft rules).

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May 30, 2017 6:01 am

Lokayukta Justice (retd) Nawal Kishore Agarwal pronounced the order on Friday over alleged irregularities to the tune of Rs 25 crore.

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May 30, 2017 5:55 am

The undertrials include Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, Firoz Khan, Taher Merchant, Riyaz Siddiqui and Abdul Qayyum.

May 30, 2017 5:50 am

Six died in East Champaran, four in Jamui, and two deaths each were reported from Madhepura, Munger and Bhagalpur, among others.

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May 30, 2017 5:47 am

Tharoor had last week filed a civil defamation suit, seeking Rs two crore in damages against Republic TV for making allegedly defamatory remarks against him.

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May 30, 2017 5:40 am

As police lathicharged to disperse the crowd, a few protesters were injured.

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May 30, 2017 5:39 am

The incident has once again raised doubts about possible movement of terrorists in the area.

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May 30, 2017 5:38 am

"We want the country to know about the plight of sugar mill workers in Bihar."

May 30, 2017 5:36 am

The statement of Gaini Gurbachan Singh came two days after Sarbat Khalsa-appointed Jathedars warned Sikh priests against performing last rites of Gill.

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May 30, 2017 5:34 am

SAD spokesperson Daljeet Singh Cheema said that Rana had “come out with a lame excuse that the employees had left his service recently. This is unbelievable”