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Manan Wani killing: Suspension of two Kashmiri students, booked for sedition, revoked by AMU

Manan Wani killing: Suspension of two Kashmiri students, booked for sedition, revoked by AMU

The development comes after hundreds of students, studying at the AMU, held a silent protest march demanding the withdrawal of sedition case against Kashmiri students.

Oct 16, 2018, 19:28 PM IST
People with zero understanding of history: Yogi on those criticising Allahabad name change

People with zero understanding of history: Yogi on those criticising Allahabad name change

"People who have zero understanding of our history and traditions would question the move."

Oct 16, 2018, 18:23 PM IST
Is the clown prince out-clowning himself: Arun Jaitley launches scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi over Rafale, GST

Is the clown prince out-clowning himself: Arun Jaitley launches scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi over Rafale, GST

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday took a dig at Congress president Rahul Gandhi referring to him as a “clown prince”.

Oct 16, 2018, 17:51 PM IST
Pilots Association writes to seek Suresh Prabhu seeking 'One Rank One Pay'

Pilots Association writes to seek Suresh Prabhu seeking 'One Rank One Pay'

"We fail to understand as to why the top management has turned a blind eye to this issue which is bleeding national carrier of high-value foreign exchange."

Oct 16, 2018, 16:59 PM IST
Terrorists devising new strategies to strike India: Rajnath Singh

Terrorists devising new strategies to strike India: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that Indian security agencies are more than capable of dealing with any threats.

Oct 16, 2018, 16:26 PM IST
Top Bihar cop defends juniors for sleeping during law and order briefing

Top Bihar cop defends juniors for sleeping during law and order briefing

"Some of them had not slept for 24 hours straight. They may have dozed off for 2 minutes. They are humans after all."

Oct 16, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
Accused of misbehaviour, Kabaddi coach at SAI allegedly commits suicide

Accused of misbehaviour, Kabaddi coach at SAI allegedly commits suicide

Rudappa Hosamani had been suspended as coach of women's Kabaddi team after a player accused him of misbehaviour.

Oct 16, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
Facing heat over former MP’s son brandishing gun, Hyatt hotel issues statement

Facing heat over former MP’s son brandishing gun, Hyatt hotel issues statement

Delhi’s Hyatt Regency hotel is in the line of fire over the incident of former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Rakesh Pandey’s son brandishing a gun outside the hotel.

Oct 16, 2018, 15:47 PM IST
BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress

BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra to join Congress

Veteran BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra has decided to join the Congress in a significant political development ahead of the assembly elections in Rajasthan.

Oct 16, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
MeToo: NSUI president Fairoz Khan quits over sexual harassment charges

MeToo: NSUI president Fairoz Khan quits over sexual harassment charges

Fairoz Khan, the president of National Student Union of India (NSUI) – student wing of Congress – has stepped down from his post following charges of sexual harassment that emerged in the ongoing

Oct 16, 2018, 14:02 PM IST
Karnataka woman thrashes bank manager accused of seeking sexual favours to approve her loan - Watch

Karnataka woman thrashes bank manager accused of seeking sexual favours to approve her loan - Watch

In a video, a woman who he allegedly approached for sexual favours can be seen dragging the bank manager and hitting him with sandals, sticks and even slapping him several times. 

Oct 16, 2018, 13:49 PM IST
Self-styled godman Rampal sentenced to life imprisonment for two murders

Self-styled godman Rampal sentenced to life imprisonment for two murders

Rampal, the 67-year-old founder of Satlok ashram in Hisar, was found guilty of two murders and other offences, including wrongful confinement of his victims at his hermitage.

Oct 16, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
MeToo: Delhi court to hear MJ Akbar - Priya Ramani case on October 18

MeToo: Delhi court to hear MJ Akbar - Priya Ramani case on October 18

Delhi's Patiala House will hear the case related to Union minister MJ Akbar and journalist Priya Ramani on Thursday, October 18. 

Oct 16, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
After Sardar Patel, BJP shifts focus on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, plans to celebrate 75th anniversary of INA

After Sardar Patel, BJP shifts focus on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, plans to celebrate 75th anniversary of INA

BJP has planned to organise nationwide events to celebrate the 75th anniversary of INA. 

Oct 16, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Shatrughan Sinha asks all opposition leaders to unite to defeat BJP, targets Centre over Rafale deal

Shatrughan Sinha asks all opposition leaders to unite to defeat BJP, targets Centre over Rafale deal

He said questions were being asked why an experienced company like the HAL was set aside and a new company got the contract for the Rafale deal.

Oct 16, 2018, 09:51 AM IST
Self-styled godman Rampal's sentencing today, Hisar on high alert

Self-styled godman Rampal's sentencing today, Hisar on high alert

The 67-year-old founder of Satlok Ashram in Hisar, Haryana, was convicted in two separate cases of murder last week.

Oct 16, 2018, 07:47 AM IST
Google doodle honours Indian tabla maestro Lachhu Maharaj

Google doodle honours Indian tabla maestro Lachhu Maharaj

Google doodle paid homage to Lachhu Maharaj, an Indian tabla player, on his 110th birthday on October 16, Tuesday. 

Oct 16, 2018, 06:48 AM IST
Amid political row, Dassault Aviation says 'will deliver Rafale jets to India from 2019'

Amid political row, Dassault Aviation says 'will deliver Rafale jets to India from 2019'

Amid the political controversy over Rafale deal with France, the Dassault Aviation has announced that it will deliver the fighter jets to India from 2019 and may see new orders in coming months,

Oct 15, 2018, 22:35 PM IST
With eye on forming government, Congress' Goa unit petitions President Kovind

With eye on forming government, Congress' Goa unit petitions President Kovind

In the letter, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee chief writes that the assembly should not be dissolved by 'foul play.'

Oct 15, 2018, 22:34 PM IST
Amid rising fuel prices, all petrol pumps in Delhi to remain shut on October 22

Amid rising fuel prices, all petrol pumps in Delhi to remain shut on October 22

All 400-odd petrol pumps in the national capital will remain closed on October 22 in protest against the Delhi government's refusal to cut VAT on petrol and diesel.

Oct 15, 2018, 21:46 PM IST