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Hafiz Saeed responsible for unleashing terrorism against Pakistan's neighbours: India

: With Pakistan finally putting Hafiz Saeed, the co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and the chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawah under the Anti-Terrorism Act, India has asserted that effective action mandated internationally against him is the first step in ridding the region of the twin menaces of terrorism and violent extremism.

EAM Sushma Swaraj's husband Kaushal is no less popular on Twitter – here's the proof

Senior BJP leader and EAM Sushma Swaraj's husband and noted lawyer Swaraj Kaushal has a good sense of humour too, although his wife is more popular for her witty one-liners on the social media.

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Hafiz Saeed an international terrorist, responsible for terrorism against Pak's neighbours: MEA Hafiz Saeed an international terrorist, responsible for terrorism against Pak's neighbours: MEA

In a sharp reaction, the Indian government on Monday said Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed is an international terrorist and needed to be brought to justice soon.

Mahatma Gandhi assassination case: You may soon know what Nathuram Godse said in his defence during trial Mahatma Gandhi assassination case: You may soon know what Nathuram Godse said in his defence during trial

The Central Information Commission has directed the National Archives of India to publish the statement of Nathuram Godse, the man who was executed for assassinating 'Father of The Nation' Mahatma Gandhi, on its website.

Statehood Day: PM Narendra Modi greets Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram Statehood Day: PM Narendra Modi greets Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended his greetings and wished state of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram on their Statehood Day, expressing his desire to see development usher into the states. 

 Zakir Naik's Dawood Ibrahim and Pakistan connection - Underworld don funded his NGO through hawala Zakir Naik's Dawood Ibrahim and Pakistan connection - Underworld don funded his NGO through hawala

In a major revelation, it has come to the fore that Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim used to fund Zakir Naik's NGO Islamic Research Foundation (IRF).

PM Narendra Modi's 'graveyard' remark sparks row, Congress to file complaint with EC PM Narendra Modi's 'graveyard' remark sparks row, Congress to file complaint with EC

During a rally at UP's Fatehpur, PM Narendra Modi accused the Akhilesh Yadav government of discrimination on the basis of religion.

India's response to attacks on Africans 'comprehensive': Ansari

The assaults on African nationals in India last year were "sporadic" in nature, Vice President Hamid Ansari today said, underlining that the issue was raised at diplomatic level by some of the respective countries but India's response was "comprehensive".

Manipur Polls: BJP 'vision document' turns focus on Highway Protection Force Manipur Polls: BJP 'vision document' turns focus on Highway Protection Force

The 24-page vision document 2017, was on Sunday released by Home Minister and BJP leader Rajnath Singh in a programme.

India will not fire first but will not count its bullet if Pakistan provokes: Rajnath Singh India will not fire first but will not count its bullet if Pakistan provokes: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that India will not count its bullet if Pakistan provokes.

Germany scrambles fighter planes for Jet Airways flight after communication failure with Cologne air traffic control Germany scrambles fighter planes for Jet Airways flight after communication failure with Cologne air traffic control

 German Air Force scrambled two jets to escort a Jet Airways flight after air traffic control could not establish contact with it.

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir passes away Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir passes away

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir passed away at a Kolkata hospital after suffering from prolonged illness on Sunday afternoon. 

'No toilet, no nikah' - Do you know what maulvis and muftis have decided? 'No toilet, no nikah' - Do you know what maulvis and muftis have decided?

No toilet, no nikah. Maulvis and muftis in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab have decided not to solemnise marriage in a house where there is no toilet.

Jat Balidan Divas: Haryana on alert, traffic diverted Jat Balidan Divas: Haryana on alert, traffic diverted

With protesting Jats observing "Balidan Divas" (day of sacrifice) today and threatening to intensify their agitation for reservation, Haryana is on high alert with maximum deployment of forces to prevent any untoward incident.

Ceasefire violation: Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire in Jammu Ceasefire violation: Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire in Jammu

Firing exchanges continued well past midnight after Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire at the International Border in Ramgarh sector of Jammu region, a BSF official said on Sunday.

FULL SPEECH: PM Narendra Modi's rally in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur - WATCH FULL SPEECH: PM Narendra Modi's rally in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur - WATCH

With an aim to garner support for BJP in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, PM Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a public rally in the state' Fatehpur district.

Supreme Court raps Centre on dumping of hazardous water in India Supreme Court raps Centre on dumping of hazardous water in India

The Supreme Court has pulled up the Centre for "making money" at the cost of citizens' health by allowing dumping in India of hazardous waste from foreign countries.

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir critically ill, undergoing treatment in Kolkata Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir critically ill, undergoing treatment in Kolkata

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir is in a critical condition and is undergoing treatment at Kolkata's Apollo Hospital. 

'BJP is winning by absolute majority in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections' 'BJP is winning by absolute majority in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections'

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has claimed that his party BJP is winning the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2017.

PM Narendra Modi lauds 'warrior' Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on birth anniversary PM Narendra Modi lauds 'warrior' Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his birth anniversary on Sunday expressing his gratitude to the Maratha warrior for having taken birth here.

Delhi Police installs 4000 CCTV cameras in 8 years even though women safety remains cause for concern Delhi Police installs 4000 CCTV cameras in 8 years even though women safety remains cause for concern

Delhi Police has managed to install just over 4,000 CCTV cameras in the past eight years even though the issue of women safety remains a cause for concern.

Jat agitation raises spectre of last year's violence Jat agitation raises spectre of last year's violence

Haryana is on the edge as the ongoing Jat agitation seeking reservation in education and government jobs has once again raised the spectre of last year's violence that killed 30 people.