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Post liquor ban, Bihar spends more on expensive clothes, honey and cheese

Post liquor ban, Bihar spends more on expensive clothes, honey and cheese

Prohibition is making people of Bihar spend on good clothes and food with sale of expensive sarees rising by 1,751 per cent while consumption of honey by 380 per cent.

Jun 18, 2018, 09:43 AM IST
Mayawati's BSP to go solo in MP Assembly polls after alliance with Congress hits roadblock

Mayawati's BSP to go solo in MP Assembly polls after alliance with Congress hits roadblock

Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh are likely to be held in November-December this year.

Jun 18, 2018, 08:12 AM IST
Bullet trains can wait, Palghar villagers want doctors and medicines first

Bullet trains can wait, Palghar villagers want doctors and medicines first

About 110 km of the 508 km train corridor passes through Palghar. The project requires an estimated 300 hectares across 73 villages, affecting about 3,000 people, in the stretch.

Jun 18, 2018, 07:14 AM IST
Three arrested for attempting to cheat in UP Police exam using spy devices

Three arrested for attempting to cheat in UP Police exam using spy devices

Police suspect that the accused were going to walk into the examination hall with the spy devices.

Jun 18, 2018, 06:46 AM IST
Suspected Naga insurgent group NSCN(K) ambush, kill 2 Assam Rifles jawans, injure 4

Suspected Naga insurgent group NSCN(K) ambush, kill 2 Assam Rifles jawans, injure 4

Since 1980s, NSCN(K) has engaged in subversive activities, including attacks on security forces, extortion and looting.

Jun 17, 2018, 23:59 PM IST
Four arrested in minor girl gangrape case in Bihar

Four arrested in minor girl gangrape case in Bihar

The four men then took the girl to an abandoned building near Ahiyapur village and raped her, he said adding that they also made a video of the incident.

Jun 17, 2018, 16:02 PM IST
Man arrested on charges of raping, intimidating friend's wife

Man arrested on charges of raping, intimidating friend's wife

The woman said the accused had visited her last Thursday, when her husband was away at work.

Jun 17, 2018, 15:20 PM IST
Dr Kafeel Khan blames BJP MP Kamlesh Paswan for attack on brother Kashif Jameel, says police acting on instructions

Dr Kafeel Khan blames BJP MP Kamlesh Paswan for attack on brother Kashif Jameel, says police acting on instructions

Khan alleged that the shooters were hired by Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kamlesh Paswan and Baldev Plaza owner Satish Nangalia.

Jun 17, 2018, 15:05 PM IST
Full Text: Government decides to resume Operations against terrorists, not to extend suspension of operations in J&K

Full Text: Government decides to resume Operations against terrorists, not to extend suspension of operations in J&K

The anti-terror operations, suspended during the month of Ramzan in Jammu and Kashmir, is set to resume as the government has decided against extending the same. The decision by the government comes

Jun 17, 2018, 14:40 PM IST
Telangana govenment to set up Child Protection Units in all 31 Districts

Telangana govenment to set up Child Protection Units in all 31 Districts

Stating that Child Welfare Committees will also be formed in all the districts, he said "this is under examination."

Jun 17, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
6 killed in Odisha boat capsize; 12 rescued

6 killed in Odisha boat capsize; 12 rescued

While bodies of two persons including a minor girl were recovered on Saturday, four more bodies were retrieved on Sunday.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Panic as snake found in VIP lounge at Puducherry airport

Panic as snake found in VIP lounge at Puducherry airport

The reptile was identified as Viper, a species considered to be very poisonous.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:16 PM IST
Pakistan ISI involved in killing of Aurangzeb, upset over support to Indian Army: Sources

Pakistan ISI involved in killing of Aurangzeb, upset over support to Indian Army: Sources

Pakistan ISI has even asked terror outfits like Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Hizbul Mujahideen to not claim responsibility for the killing of the Indian Army jawan.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Anti-terror operations, suspended during Ramzan-Eid, to resume in Jammu and Kashmir

Anti-terror operations, suspended during Ramzan-Eid, to resume in Jammu and Kashmir

The Government of India decides not to extend the suspension of operations in J&K announced at the beginning of Ramazan," the Ministry of Home Affairs said.

Jun 17, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
BJP, Shiv Sena to clash again in Maharashtra Legislative Council elections

BJP, Shiv Sena to clash again in Maharashtra Legislative Council elections

Davkhare of the BJP will take on Sena's Sanjay More in the Konkan Graduates' seat. The NCP has fielded Najeeb Mulla, who has support of the Congress and other like-minded parties.

Jun 17, 2018, 11:22 AM IST
Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

The epicentre of the quake was Shimla region, bordering Kinnaur district, which shares a border with China.  

Jun 17, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
Bhayyuji Maharaj suicide: Daughter’s statement points at family trouble

Bhayyuji Maharaj suicide: Daughter’s statement points at family trouble

The Madhya Pradesh Police seems to have failed in making much headway in the probe into alleged suicide of self-styled godman and spiritual leader Bhayyuji Maharaj. However, the initial investigation

Jun 17, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Now, DMK's Stalin backs Arvind Kejriwal over L-G office dharna, says BJP 'destroying' India's federal structure

Now, DMK's Stalin backs Arvind Kejriwal over L-G office dharna, says BJP 'destroying' India's federal structure

Stalin said that he was concerned with the “disdain” shown towards an elected Chief Minister, accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of “proactively destroying the federal structure” of India.

Jun 17, 2018, 07:35 AM IST
Girl killed for allegedly refusing to read holy book, Bombay HC directs police to expedite probe

Girl killed for allegedly refusing to read holy book, Bombay HC directs police to expedite probe

While both the accused have been arrested for murder, the police are still probing whether Qureshi had any role to play in the incident.

Jun 16, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
Three killed in road accident on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

Three killed in road accident on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

The accident occurred in Auras police station area on the bridge over Sai river late last night.

Jun 16, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

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