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Situation in Kashmir not conducive for polls: Omar Abdullah

Situation in Kashmir not conducive for polls: Omar Abdullah

National Conference demands the dissolution of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly but will contest for elections whenever it is held.

Jul 09, 2018, 19:04 PM IST
Rains lash Delhi, several parts of NCR

Rains lash Delhi, several parts of NCR

While the rains did come as a relief for residents of NCR who have been battling hot and humid conditions for days, it caught many on the road unawares.

Jul 09, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Happy but convicts must be hanged soon: Nirbhaya's mother after SC upholds death penalty

Happy but convicts must be hanged soon: Nirbhaya's mother after SC upholds death penalty

She said that the decision reaffirms the trust in the court that they will get justice.

Jul 09, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
Mumbai's woman constable braves knee-deep rain water to help people

Mumbai's woman constable braves knee-deep rain water to help people

Meet Rajni Jabre, a woman constable with Mumbai Police, who reported for duty at sharp 0800 hours without a care for the heavy rains.

Jul 09, 2018, 15:26 PM IST
Civil services aspirant jumps in front of metro train at Karol Bagh, Blue line services affected

Civil services aspirant jumps in front of metro train at Karol Bagh, Blue line services affected

A 23-year-old civil services aspirant allegedly attempted suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Karol Bagh Metro Station this morning, the police said. The incident took place at 9:30 am

Jul 09, 2018, 15:14 PM IST
Kejriwal's latest letter bomb to Delhi L-G: How can you be selective in accepting SC judgement

Kejriwal's latest letter bomb to Delhi L-G: How can you be selective in accepting SC judgement

In a table, Kejriwal mentioned which paras of the order the L-G is willing to accept while which are the ones he rejected. Kejriwal, in his letter, further urged the L-G to fully implement the orders

Jul 09, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
SC upholds death penalty of three convicts in Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case

SC upholds death penalty of three convicts in Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case

Three of the four convicts - Mukesh (29), Pawan Gupta (22) and Vinay Sharma (23) - who are on death row, had filed a review petition against their punishment. 

Jul 09, 2018, 14:24 PM IST
BJP’s Siddharth Nath Singh wants Allahabad to become Prayag, writes to Governor

BJP’s Siddharth Nath Singh wants Allahabad to become Prayag, writes to Governor

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh, who is a minister in the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government wants the name of Allahabad to be changed. Singh has written a letter

Jul 09, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
Mumbai rains: Jet Airways offers relief to stranded passengers with penalty waiver

Mumbai rains: Jet Airways offers relief to stranded passengers with penalty waiver

Mumbai has been reeling under heavy rainfall since early Monday morning. Heavy showers have disrupted both traffic and train services with reports of water-logging in several areas of the city.

Jul 09, 2018, 13:39 PM IST
Appoint a Hindu CM in J&K, only Muslims as CMs won't be tolerated: Subramanian Swamy

Appoint a Hindu CM in J&K, only Muslims as CMs won't be tolerated: Subramanian Swamy

Swamy claimed that Hindutva and not economic development is going to help the BJP win votes.

Jul 09, 2018, 13:12 PM IST
JDU’s alliance with BJP to continue only in Bihar, clarifies Nitish Kumar

JDU’s alliance with BJP to continue only in Bihar, clarifies Nitish Kumar

A day after the Janata Dal United (JDU) national executive declared that the alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would continue, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday clarified that

Jul 09, 2018, 13:10 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath government draws flak for 'compulsory retirement' order for babus in 50s if found unfit for employment

Yogi Adityanath government draws flak for 'compulsory retirement' order for babus in 50s if found unfit for employment

Employees are claiming that these are attempts aimed at harassing government servants.

Jul 09, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Who is Sunil Rathi, the criminal who killed gangster Munna Bajrangi in Baghpat jail

Who is Sunil Rathi, the criminal who killed gangster Munna Bajrangi in Baghpat jail

Just like Munna Bajrangi enjoyed a clout in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh, Rathi’s is a dreadful name in the world of crime in western UP and Uttarakhand.

Jul 09, 2018, 12:08 PM IST
Man held for facilitating Assam MLA to rape wife twice

Man held for facilitating Assam MLA to rape wife twice

A man has been arrested after his wife complained to the police that he had helped an Assam MLA in raping her twice in May, the police said today.

Jul 09, 2018, 12:03 PM IST
J&K: Terrorists hurl grenade at CRPF camp in Pulwama's Tral, area cordoned off

J&K: Terrorists hurl grenade at CRPF camp in Pulwama's Tral, area cordoned off

Over the last few days, the state has witnessed a spurt in terror activities.

Jul 09, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Woman accuses Chhattisgarh Home Minister's nephew of rape

Woman accuses Chhattisgarh Home Minister's nephew of rape

A woman has alleged that she was raped by Chhattisgarh Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra’s nephew Shamodh Paikra’s in the state’s Surajpur district in 2014. The woman, who claimed to be a mother of two-

Jul 09, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
Man masturbates at a railway station in Bengal, woman streams it live on Facebook

Man masturbates at a railway station in Bengal, woman streams it live on Facebook

The man started to masturbate right outside the women's compartment just before a Howrah-bound local train was about to leave the Bandel station. 

Jul 09, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Planning a trip to Uttarakhand? Heavy rains alert issued for next few days

Planning a trip to Uttarakhand? Heavy rains alert issued for next few days

Meanwhile, the India Meteorological Department predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places over Konkan and Goa.

Jul 09, 2018, 10:30 AM IST
Mumbai rail, road traffic update: Fast line local train service resumed at Nallasopara

Mumbai rail, road traffic update: Fast line local train service resumed at Nallasopara

Heavy rains once again hit parts of Maharashtra including Mumbai in the wee hours on Monday.

Jul 09, 2018, 09:16 AM IST
J&K: Terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kupwara

J&K: Terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kupwara

The encounter operation was started on Sunday night. The terrorist was killed in the forest area of Kupwara's Handwara.

Jul 09, 2018, 08:42 AM IST

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