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Gauri Lankesh killing: Will soon take a call on banning organistations, says Karnataka Dy CM

Gauri Lankesh killing: Will soon take a call on banning organistations, says Karnataka Dy CM

Lankesh, 55, known for her left-leaning and strong anti-Hindutva views, was shot dead in front of her house here on September 5 last year, triggering a nationwide outrage.

Nov 24, 2018, 13:46 PM IST
Hindu outfit​ named in Gauri Lankesh's murder in chargesheet filed by SIT

Hindu outfit​ named in Gauri Lankesh's murder in chargesheet filed by SIT

Lankesh, 55, known for her left-leaning and strong anti-Hindutva views was shot dead in front of her house here on September 5 last year, triggering a nationwide outrage.

Nov 24, 2018, 13:42 PM IST
SRM students stage protest on campus alleging inaction on sexual harassment complaint

SRM students stage protest on campus alleging inaction on sexual harassment complaint

Students of SRM University at Kattankulathur area in the outskirts of Chennai staged a demonstration inside the campus Thursday night, alleging inaction by the administration on a sexual harassment

Nov 23, 2018, 13:33 PM IST
Minister Firhad Hakim elected new mayor of Kolkata

Minister Firhad Hakim elected new mayor of Kolkata

After senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee stepped down from the post of Kolkata mayor, Firhad Hakim was on Thursday elected as the new mayor of Kolkata. 

Nov 22, 2018, 21:03 PM IST
TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor

TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee on Thursday resigned from the post of Kolkata mayor.

Nov 22, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
Delhi-based assailants kill woman; later shoot cop at Pune Railway Station

Delhi-based assailants kill woman; later shoot cop at Pune Railway Station

Two Delhi-based assailants shot dead a woman in the city Wednesday morning and later wounded a police officer at the Pune railway station while trying to escape from the city, police said.

Nov 21, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
Fire breaks out in Mumbai building, rescue operations underway

Fire breaks out in Mumbai building, rescue operations underway

A fire broke out at a room on the first floor of a building in Sewri area of Mumbai on Wednesday.

Nov 21, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Malegaon blast case: Bombay HC denies relief to Lt Col Purohit, adjourns case for two weeks

Malegaon blast case: Bombay HC denies relief to Lt Col Purohit, adjourns case for two weeks

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to stay trial court proceedings and denied relief to Lt Col Srikant Prasad Purohit, one of the accused in the Malegaon blast case.

Nov 21, 2018, 15:25 PM IST
20,000 farmers march to Mumbai demanding loan waiver, drought compensation

20,000 farmers march to Mumbai demanding loan waiver, drought compensation

The march will conclude at Mumbai's Azad Maidan on Thursday where farmers will stage an indefinite sit-in till demands are met.

Nov 21, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Telangana polls: Security beefed up outside Congress office following protests by party workers over ticket distribution

Telangana polls: Security beefed up outside Congress office following protests by party workers over ticket distribution

Nearly 50 ticket aspirants are "upset" with the party's selection of candidates. 

Nov 19, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for scam in Hyderabad

4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for scam in Hyderabad

The Cyberabad Police has arrested nine people including four IIT Kharagpur dropouts in connection with a multi-level marketing scam.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Oil spill occurs off Chennai port as hose of tanker ship snaps

Oil spill occurs off Chennai port as hose of tanker ship snaps

Kamarajar Port said that a flexible hose got snapped from the berth side and the discharge of the fuel oil was stopped by operating the emergency control button.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
Hyderabad: 4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for multi-level marketing scam

Hyderabad: 4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for multi-level marketing scam

The Cyberabad Police has arrested nine people including four IIT Kharagpur dropouts in connection with a multi-level marketing scam.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:34 AM IST
Mumbai cop allegedly spikes constable's drink, rapes her

Mumbai cop allegedly spikes constable's drink, rapes her

The 31-year-old complainant has also told police that the accused had recorded the incident and had threatened to circulate it.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:31 AM IST
Mumbai: Fire breaks out in cloth workshop in Madanpura, 5 fire tenders at spot

Mumbai: Fire breaks out in cloth workshop in Madanpura, 5 fire tenders at spot

Fire breaks out in a cloth workshop in Mumbai's Madanpura. It is reported to be a level-two fire.

Nov 17, 2018, 22:44 PM IST
Hyderabad: Top traffic cop instructs officials to challan him for parking violation

Hyderabad: Top traffic cop instructs officials to challan him for parking violation

The incident came to light when a passerby spotted the official vehicle parked under a 'No-Parking' board and posted its photo on Twitter.

Nov 17, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
Maharashtra confims reservation for Marathas, to be implemented from December 1

Maharashtra confims reservation for Marathas, to be implemented from December 1

The Marathas will get 16 per cent reservation, as suggested by Maharashtra State Backward Classes Commission.

Nov 15, 2018, 18:24 PM IST
Mumbai to face water supply cuts from Thursday

Mumbai to face water supply cuts from Thursday

The water supply will be slashed the a grim water storage situation confronting the country`s commercial capital.

Nov 14, 2018, 21:46 PM IST
Mumbai: 2 dead after fire breaks out in high rise residential building in Andheri West

Mumbai: 2 dead after fire breaks out in high rise residential building in Andheri West

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation categorised it as a level 2 fire.

Nov 13, 2018, 22:41 PM IST

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