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Omar Abdullah rallies in support of Rahul Gandhi, says BJP peddling lies

Omar Abdullah rallies in support of Rahul Gandhi, says BJP peddling lies

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Sunday came out in support of Congress president Rahul Gandhi as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continued to

Jul 15, 2018, 22:30 PM IST
Why is Rahul Gandhi silent on his 'Muslim party' remark: BJP

Why is Rahul Gandhi silent on his 'Muslim party' remark: BJP

A combative BJP on Sunday questioned Rahul Gandhi's "silence" over his reported remarks that the Congress is "a Muslim party", saying it has no place for Muslim women. 

Jul 15, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Opposition meet on Monday to discuss monsoon session strategy

Opposition meet on Monday to discuss monsoon session strategy

Amid indications that they will join hands in an election to elect the new Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman, opposition parties will meet here on Monday evening to discuss their strategy for the Monsoon

Jul 15, 2018, 22:18 PM IST
Milk shortage likely to hit Mumbai and Pune as farmers suspend supply

Milk shortage likely to hit Mumbai and Pune as farmers suspend supply

Mumbai and Pune could face a shortage of milk starting Monday as farmers' organisations have decided to suspend supply to the two cities demanding a hike of Rs 5 per litre in its procurement price.

Jul 15, 2018, 22:02 PM IST
Country-wide monsoon deficiency dips to 5%, rises to 30% in east, northeast India: IMD data

Country-wide monsoon deficiency dips to 5%, rises to 30% in east, northeast India: IMD data

The country-wide monsoon deficiency has dropped to five per cent but has risen to 30 per cent in east and northeast India, according to IMD data. 

Jul 15, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
Kolkata Archbishop criticises Taslima Nasreen's tweet against Mother Teresa

Kolkata Archbishop criticises Taslima Nasreen's tweet against Mother Teresa

The Archbishop of Kolkata, Father Thomas D'Souza, on Sunday reacted strongly to author Taslima Nasreen's controversial tweet criticising Mother Teresa and the Missionaries of Charity founded by her.

Jul 15, 2018, 21:29 PM IST
BJP questions Rahul Gandhi’s silence on ‘Congress for Muslims’ remark

BJP questions Rahul Gandhi’s silence on ‘Congress for Muslims’ remark

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi took on Congress president Rahul Gandhi over the latter’s remark on his party standing for Muslims, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday questioned the

Jul 15, 2018, 21:28 PM IST
BJP MLA's wife accuses him of adultery, says he married another woman

BJP MLA's wife accuses him of adultery, says he married another woman

Monika claimed to have the Aadhaar card of the woman which reads she is the wife of Dr Gagan Bhagat.

Jul 15, 2018, 19:51 PM IST
Mumbai woman travelling in train gives birth to twins at Kalyan railway station

Mumbai woman travelling in train gives birth to twins at Kalyan railway station

In an unusual incident, a woman travelling in a train gave birth to twins at Kalyan railway station near Mumbai in Maharashtra. The woman, a resident of Ghatkopar area in Mumbai, gave birth to a girl

Jul 15, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
Ayodhya verdict must not be based on faith, but ownership of the land, says AIMPLB

Ayodhya verdict must not be based on faith, but ownership of the land, says AIMPLB

Reiterating its stand on the Ram Temple issue, the board said that Babri Masjid will remain a mosque till eternity for the Muslims.

Jul 15, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
Harbhajan Singh asks Indians to stop ‘playing Hindu Muslim’, learn from Croatia's performance in FIFA World Cup 2018

Harbhajan Singh asks Indians to stop ‘playing Hindu Muslim’, learn from Croatia's performance in FIFA World Cup 2018

Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh is upset with reports of conflicts between members of Hindu and Muslim communities in the country. And the cricketer has used the FIFA World Cup 2018 final clash

Jul 15, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
Eight-time Mount Everest climber Pemba Sherpa goes missing in Karakoram

Eight-time Mount Everest climber Pemba Sherpa goes missing in Karakoram

The incident took place after he successfully scaled the 7,672 metre-high Saser Kangri peak in the Karakoram range.

Jul 15, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to address rally in Bengal's Midnapore on July 16

PM Narendra Modi to address rally in Bengal's Midnapore on July 16

The rally, to be held on the Midnapore College grounds in the afternoon, would be the Prime Minister's first visit to the state this year.

Jul 15, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
Woman lawyer raped by senior advocate in Delhi’s Saket court chamber

Woman lawyer raped by senior advocate in Delhi’s Saket court chamber

The victim, in her statement to the police, said the accused, who was in an inebriated condition, sexually assaulted her in his chamber.

Jul 15, 2018, 17:21 PM IST
Woman gang-raped and burnt alive by five in Uttar Pradesh

Woman gang-raped and burnt alive by five in Uttar Pradesh

The incident took place on Friday night when the 30-year-old victim was alone in her house with her daughter.

Jul 15, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Modi's sick mindset is an issue of national concern, says Congress

Modi's sick mindset is an issue of national concern, says Congress

Hitting out at PM Modi, Sharma said that the PM has less knowledge of history, he writes his own history.

Jul 15, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Indian Railways to hike Garib Rath train ticket prices. Here’s why

Indian Railways to hike Garib Rath train ticket prices. Here’s why

Like the Garib Rath trains, prices for bedrolls have not been revised in the last decade for the other trains as well.

Jul 15, 2018, 16:22 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu reaches out to all non-BJP, non-Congress parties in ‘fight against Centre’

Chandrababu Naidu reaches out to all non-BJP, non-Congress parties in ‘fight against Centre’

The TDP president has written letters to presidents and parliamentary party leaders of all non-BJP and non-Congress leaders.

Jul 15, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
India becomes regional head of Asia Pacific Region of WCO for two years

India becomes regional head of Asia Pacific Region of WCO for two years

By becoming the Vice Chair, India will be able to take up the leadership role at the WCO. 

Jul 15, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
Gurugram man caught on camera stealing replica from museum - Watch

Gurugram man caught on camera stealing replica from museum - Watch

Police are suspecting that the man is a kleptomaniac. 

Jul 15, 2018, 14:34 PM IST

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