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On way out, Justice Amitava Roy to SC judges: Fractured face can dent our credibility

February 24, 2018 7:37:08 am

“You must have noticed that in spite of all the reservations that many may have about the judicial process... people flock to the courts, seeking refuge for justice. And it is because of the credibility this institution enjoys, the trust which it enjoys."

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Tripura remains a backward state under Left rule: Chavan

February 14, 2018 5:07:10 pm

The Congress leader also cautioned the people about the BJP, saying the saffron party only "makes false promises".

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Free legal aid in rural areas: ‘Literacy offices’ in five schools

February 11, 2018 12:52:39 pm

LLOs are being opened in the Government Senior Sechool Kakrari, Government School Lambra, Partapura, Mehatpur and Dhanowali village.

Surat: Dairy truck mows down one, injures three

February 10, 2018 6:14:30 am

The businessman, Krupesh Shah (42), died on the spot and three persons were injured when the tempo overturned. Wadi police has booked the driver for negligent driving and culpable homicide not amounting to murder.

Jharkhand lynching: 'Jai Shri Ram' can be chanted by embracing people, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi says some forces want to disturb peace, calls for defeat of their design

February 4, 2018 4:25:02 pm

Inaugurating a day's workshop organised by BJP Delhi Minority Morcha, Minority Affairs Minister Naqvi said harmony and tolerance are in India's "DNA" and none should be allowed to "weaken" the country's unity.

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Uttar Pradesh govt moots use of cow urine to make medicines

February 4, 2018 2:09:04 pm

The government has given the project the acronym SVAROP, which stands for Scientific Validation and Research on Panchagavya, and says it is a “national programme”.

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‘Vicky Gounder was in touch with Hong Kong-based Sikh radical’

January 28, 2018 3:08:16 am

Addressing a press conference in Chandigarh, police said five police teams of 35 men executed an “intelligence-based operation” in which Gounder, one of the Nabha jail-break masterminds, was killed Friday evening.

Congress targets govt on national security

January 20, 2018 7:12:55 am

It called the government statement “vacuous” and argued its “directionless policy” on national security has created a disquiet on both the eastern and western frontiers.

Man throws 18-month-old daughter from terrace after wife gives birth to second girl

3 men in 2 cars follow woman, damage her vehicle, flee with purse

January 17, 2018 3:12:07 am

The incident took place around 8 pm Monday near Sector 91 on the road leading towards Zirakpur. A police case was registered Tuesday

The youth should emerge as ‘job givers’, not ‘job seekers’: President Ram Nath Kovind

January 15, 2018 4:52:54 am

Beginning his speech in Marathi to convey his greetings to the young entrepreneurs assembled at the conclave, the President stressed on the significance of Dr B R Ambedkar’s economic democracy in modern India.

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Stones pelted at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s cavalcade in Bihar’s Buxar, six people injured

January 13, 2018 9:07:37 am

“We suspect that they were provoked by some anti-social elements. We will be questioning some suspects soon,” said a senior police officer.

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RK Nagar bypoll: Madras High Court rejects plea to suspend results

January 9, 2018 3:36:57 pm

The petitioner alleged that TTV Dhinakaran, who contested as an independent candidate in the December 21 by-election, had won it by indulging in electoral malpractices.

India’s judge-population ratio goes up marginally

January 7, 2018 1:52:44 pm

The issue of judge-population ratio came to the fore in April, 2016 when then Chief Justice of India T S Thakur lamented the executive's inaction in at least doubling the number of judges to handle the "avalanche" of litigations

Passenger vehicle hit by avalanche in Jammu and Kashmir, 7 trapped

January 5, 2018 9:54:21 pm

The spokesperson said two people were rescued from the avalanche site, while at least seven others travelling in the cab were still missing.

Heritage in 2017: Delhi lost Hall of Nations, Ahmedabad won UNESCO tag

January 3, 2018 11:49:00 am

In Old Delhi, walls of a heritage precinct in Shahjehanabad, abutting a listed haveli were spray-painted by a well-known private shoemaker firm as part of a shoot of a campaign video in September.

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Rajya Sabha members asks government to take steps to deal with pollution

December 28, 2017 7:31:23 pm

The members also asked the government to refrain from putting the blame on farmers for causing pollution by burning stubble or husk after harvest and suggested steps to help the farmers for proper disposals of this agriculture residue.

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BJP leaders credit Mumbai AC train run to PM Modi’s governance

December 25, 2017 4:42:28 pm

Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar termed the development as "historical" and credited it to Modi's mantra of governance which is committed to providing comfort to commuters.

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BJP MP Shobha Karandlaje challenges Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah govt to arrest her

December 23, 2017 8:19:27 pm

An FIR was filed against BJP MP Shobha Karandlaje on charges of provoking people to cause riots, disturbing communal harmony and spreading rumours.

Christmas gift: 'Handsome' Rahul Gandhi finds 107-year-old admirer who wishes to meet him

Rahul Gandhi is the leader India needs, will be next Prime Minister: Sudheendra Kulkarni

December 16, 2017 11:11:25 pm

Sudheendra Kulkarni also praised former Congress president and Rahul Gandhi's mother Sonia Gandhi, calling her a woman of courage.

Uttarakhand govt DPR to clean Ganga being studied: German Mission 

December 5, 2017 2:28:44 pm

Holding detailed discussions on the state government's DPR, the mission said it was being studied and a decision on it will soon be taken by the agency.