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Two held in Delhi for transporting weapons for ISJK, say police

Family members in Kashmir deny their involvement in any ‘wrong activity’

Rahul Gandhi closes his speech with a hug for PM Modi

“You can call me Pappu, give me names, but I will never have hatred for you,” Rahul Gandhi said ending his fiery speech during the no-confidence motion in the House.

To stop lynchings, police provide WhatsApp helplines, rope in fact-checking sites

A massive awareness campaign has been launched, he said, adding that police officials have been holding press conferences at the district level about how to deal with viral rumours and situations involving angry mobs.

Gadchiroli: Seven, including five of a family, killed in road accident

Five injured, Seema Kamal Mittalwar and Archana Sandip Mittalwar, Trisha Sudhir Akkewar, Pratima Devrao Mohurle and Devrao Sakharam Mohurke were grievously hurt and have been admitted to the sub-district hospital of Aheri.

Chhattisgarh team in Bihar for lesson on liquor prohibition

According to an official statement released by the Bihar CMO, Chhattisgarh government has been in “favour of prohibition and had been trying to create a suitable atmosphere for liquor ban”.

Peer Muchalla building collapse: No inquiry report submitted, no arrests yet

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Gurpeet Kaur Sapra said she had asked the Derabassi SDM to submit his report by May 4. She added that the report was delayed due to some technical issues which include the results of soil sampling.

Shashi Tharoor led house panel to visit Arunachal and Sikkim borders, may include Rahul Gandhi

cooperation in international organisations last year. This comes days after Rahul Gandhi demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi explain resumed road-construction by the Chinese near the Doklam plateau.

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti welcomes death penalty for child rape

Mehbooba Mufti welcomed other stringent amendments brought in relevant laws by the Union Cabinet to ensure speedy investigation and trial of rape cases and administering deterrent punishments to the convicted.

Delhi, Haryana holding water talks, Supreme Court told

The court was hearing a plea filed by the DJB alleging that Haryana had reduced by one-third the supply of Yamuna water to the capital.

SC: How can convicts barred from contesting polls decide candidates

The court was hearing a PIL by Delhi BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay seeking a direction that convicted people be restrained from forming political parties and becoming office-bearers during the period they are disqualified.

Judge Loya’s death: Supreme Court reserves verdict on pleas for independent probe

The Maharashtra government has told the apex court that all the petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of the special CBI judge were motivated and aimed at targeting "one individual" in the guise of upholding the rule of law.

RSS’s Manmohan Vaidya and Mukundji named Sahsarkaryawahs

Vaidya has been replaced with current Sah Sampark Pramukh Arun Kumar as the new Prachar Pramukh. Manmohan Vaidya is son of RSS ideologue M G Vaidya, while Mukundji is from Karnataka.