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Bhima Koregaon Case: Varavara Rao sent to police custody till November 26

Bhima Koregaon Case: Varavara Rao sent to police custody till November 26

Activist Varavara Rao, who under house arrest in connection with Bhima Koregaon case, was on Sunday sent to police custody till November 26 by Pune Sessions Court.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:57 PM IST
Kashmiri woman arrested for luring youths into terrorism through Facebook

Kashmiri woman arrested for luring youths into terrorism through Facebook

During interrogation, it was found that she had handed over some ammunition and magazines to two youths from Anantnag, one of whom has been picked up.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
Joint planning among Army, Navy, Air Force key to win any war: IAF chief

Joint planning among Army, Navy, Air Force key to win any war: IAF chief

"No single service can win the war solely on its own inherent organic capabilities given the variety of threats which nations are capable of inflicting upon each other," he said. 

Nov 18, 2018, 15:13 PM IST
'Only 3.5 lakh out of 40 lakh so far apply for inclusion in NRC'

'Only 3.5 lakh out of 40 lakh so far apply for inclusion in NRC'

The Supreme Court has also finalised a set of standard operating procedure (SOP) for disposal of claims and objections in the updation of the NRC.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
High alert sounded in Delhi-NCR after Amritsar grenade attack, borders sealed

High alert sounded in Delhi-NCR after Amritsar grenade attack, borders sealed

Security in Delhi-NCR has been tightened and inter-state borders have been sealed.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:01 PM IST
Rashtriya Bajrang Dal women activists perform 'aarti', sprinkle 'Gangajal inside Taj Mahal

Rashtriya Bajrang Dal women activists perform 'aarti', sprinkle 'Gangajal inside Taj Mahal

A video of the incident has gone viral where three women are seen entering the Taj Mahal carrying 'Gangajal' and chanting 'Om Namah Shivaya'.

Nov 18, 2018, 14:57 PM IST
Centre wants to 'capture' RBI to gain control over its Rs 9 lakh crore reserves: Chidambaram

Centre wants to 'capture' RBI to gain control over its Rs 9 lakh crore reserves: Chidambaram

In a series of tweets, the former finance minister also claimed that the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) was heading towards a "confrontation" in the Monday's board meeting of the bank

Nov 18, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
Revised railway flexi-fares to kick-off from March 15, 2019

Revised railway flexi-fares to kick-off from March 15, 2019

The revised flexi-fares for premier trains will be applicable from March 15, 2019 -- and advance bookings have commenced as the changes required in the software have been executed.

Nov 18, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
3 dead, 10 injured in Amritsar grenade attack, Punjab CM calls emergency meeting

3 dead, 10 injured in Amritsar grenade attack, Punjab CM calls emergency meeting

According to eyewitnesses, two to three bike-borne men carried out the grenade attack who later fled.

Nov 18, 2018, 13:04 PM IST
Another youth abducted by terrorists in J&K's Shopian after 2 teens killed

Another youth abducted by terrorists in J&K's Shopian after 2 teens killed

Another youth has on Sunday been abducted in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, a day after a second teen was kidnapped and killed by terrorists.

Nov 18, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
If Haryana CM justifies rape, how can girls be safe: Arvind Kejriwal lashes out at Manohar Lal Khattar

If Haryana CM justifies rape, how can girls be safe: Arvind Kejriwal lashes out at Manohar Lal Khattar

Khattar on Saturday alleged that in 90 per cent of the cases, women choose to roam around with boys and later accuse them of raping them due to some disagreements.

Nov 18, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
Secrecy around Manohar Parrikar's health can't be compared to Sonia Gandhi's illness: Congress

Secrecy around Manohar Parrikar's health can't be compared to Sonia Gandhi's illness: Congress

Congress said that while Parrikar is a CM of a state, Sonia Gandhi was neither a Prime Minister nor was she holding a cabinet post when she suffered from illness.

Nov 18, 2018, 10:30 AM IST
Lord Ram still lives in tent, temple should be built without further delay: BJP MLA Surendra Singh

Lord Ram still lives in tent, temple should be built without further delay: BJP MLA Surendra Singh

Singh slammed PM Modi and Adityanath for failing to build the Ram temple despite holding powerful positions.

Nov 18, 2018, 09:45 AM IST
BJP will bag 297-303 seats in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, claims survey commissioned by Piyush Goyal

BJP will bag 297-303 seats in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, claims survey commissioned by Piyush Goyal

For the 2019 elections, the survey was conducted out in August-September, he said.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:47 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
Sabarimala row: BJP holds protest, blocks highways after Kerala Police detain party leader

Sabarimala row: BJP holds protest, blocks highways after Kerala Police detain party leader

The temple had opened on Friday evening for the two-month-long annual pilgrimage season as a stand-off continued over the entry of menstrual age women into the shrine.

Nov 18, 2018, 07:33 AM IST
PM Modi reaffirms support as Maldives blames China for looting state coffers

PM Modi reaffirms support as Maldives blames China for looting state coffers

India, which has long been the Maldives' main political and economic partner, had grown concerned that China's expansive diplomacy was aimed at establishing an outpost on the islands.

Nov 18, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
Telangana man shot dead by 16-year-old in United States, accused teen arrested

Telangana man shot dead by 16-year-old in United States, accused teen arrested

Sunil, hailing from Medak district of Telangana, was working as a night auditor in the hospitality industry in Atlantic City.

Nov 18, 2018, 05:58 AM IST
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviews operational preparedness of Indian Coastal Guard

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviews operational preparedness of Indian Coastal Guard

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday reviewed the operational preparedness, infrastructure development and coastal security mechanism of the Coast Guard during Consultative Committee

Nov 17, 2018, 23:55 PM IST
Bureaucratic rejig: Appointments Committee approves appointments and transfers of 9 IAS officers

Bureaucratic rejig: Appointments Committee approves appointments and transfers of 9 IAS officers

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointments and transfers of nine IAS officers.

Nov 17, 2018, 23:50 PM IST