August 17, 2018 8:28:12 am

The Congress leaders said that Rahul had indicated that the list of probable candidates should have many young faces.

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August 17, 2018 4:00:39 pm

The court also asked Assam NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela to submit in a sealed cover by August 25, “the percentage of the population in each district (district-wise) who have been left out of the final draft NRC”.

Make guidelines to blacklist defaulter builders: Supreme Court
August 17, 2018 5:54:08 am

The A-G said backwardness can never be changed and that there were still instances of upper castes not employing lower castes in their homes.

An FIR under IPC section 307 (attempt to murder) has been registered at Narkeldanga police station. (Representational)
August 17, 2018 3:42:20 am

The incident has triggered anger among residents, who demanded a permanent police picket in the area.

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August 16, 2018 4:57:00 am

Venugopal said a petition for live-streaming was pending before the court and it would help reduce the crowd if there are designated centres from where lawyers, clients, interns etc can watch the proceedings.

Odisha Post Office: Letters not delivered for decade, staffer suspended
August 15, 2018 10:43:39 am

Stashed in the office of Jagannath Puhan, assistant branch post master (ABPM) at Odanga branch post office in Bhadrak, were letters dating from 2008 to 2017.

August 15, 2018 2:14:38 pm

Earlier in the day, Mulakkal’s counsel Mandeep Singh visited the house twice. He denied that anticipatory bail had been sought for Mulakkal.

Firozabad cop accidentally fires while cleaning pistol, constable dead: Police
August 13, 2018 4:20:10 am

According to the police, SI Indrajeet Singh was cleaning his service pistol when he accidentally fired a bullet that hit constable Shiv Kumar Mishra in his face.

I am a 'madari' who changed face of Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan
August 12, 2018 6:01:23 am

The CM said he respects all women who fight odds to make a living and would wash feet of prostitutes. The remark comes days after Congress MLA Sunderlal Tiwari compared him to a prostitute.

To make NCL safer, lab needs over 70 fire extinguishers, 25 alarms: report
August 11, 2018 6:54:04 am

In the major fire on Sunday, the RTO lost out on files, learning licenses and computer machines. They now operate out of a makeshift office. 

Mahul fire: Will wait for BPCL panel report, says Mumbai Police
August 11, 2018 6:48:38 am

The fire broke out on Wednesday afternoon after a boiler blast at a hydro-cracker unit at the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) refinery at Mahul in Chembur.

Kolkata: Bhangar protesters, govt likely to make peace today
August 11, 2018 8:16:12 am

The dispute between residents of 16 Bhangar villages and the West Bengal government over a power grid is likely to come to an end on Saturday.

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August 11, 2018 4:36:10 am

The chargesheet states that her name appears in several financial transactions in Raghuram Cements which was taken over by Sakshi Group owned by Jagan and renamed Bharathi Cements.

Crackdown on UP shelter homes: Pratapgarh, Pilibhit administrations seek detailed inquiry after anomalies
August 10, 2018 6:13:22 am

Both district administrations have written to the government requesting a detailed inquiry into the functioning of these shelter homes. They specifically requested the government to look into the funds sanctioned to them and recover the same if the charges are found to be true.

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August 9, 2018 5:36:32 am

On May 31 this year, the government had accepted the MCI recommendation following which the institute had filed the writ petition in the Supreme Court.

According to police sources, the alleged rape took place around 1.30 pm on Wednesday, when the girl was about to return home but was stopped by the accused.
August 9, 2018 5:28:00 am

He was also sentenced to life imprisonment under Section 5/6 of POCSO Act. The convict had moved an appeal against that conviction and sentence.

Treat allies fair, don’t enter their territory: SAD’s Naresh Gujral warns BJP
August 9, 2018 5:20:12 am

Speaking at a panel discussion on “Who will win 2019 elections?” at Delhi’s Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Gujral said the BJP should learn to “treat its allies fairly, and not try to enter their territory”.

Meerut: Kanwarias face DJ music, flowers drop from the sky
August 9, 2018 9:09:05 am

The DJs took a dig at the previous government which had banned loud music during the pilgrimage.

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August 5, 2018 5:00:48 am

A circular issued by the Supreme Court registry Saturday said the ceremony will be held at 10.30 am on August 7. The President on Friday had issued the warrant of appointment of three judges elevating them to the SC. 

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August 4, 2018 5:05:11 am

S Ganapathy had filed the writ petition initially before the state High Court, which disposed of it saying it was “satisfied that steps taken by the Central and State Governments are sufficient for the time being”.