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Chennai: Periyar's statue vandalised, slippers kept on head

Chennai: Periyar's statue vandalised, slippers kept on head

On Periyar's 140th birth anniversary, a statue of the social activist was vandalised by unidentified miscreants in Chennai's Tiruppur on Monday morning. A pair of slippers were kept on the statue's

Sep 17, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
ABVP, Left members enter into scuffle hours after JNUSU polls results, union president allegedly beaten up

ABVP, Left members enter into scuffle hours after JNUSU polls results, union president allegedly beaten up

Newly-elected JNUSU president N Sai Balaji alleged that he was beaten up in the early hours of Monday by ABVP members.

Sep 17, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Rewari gang-rape: Victim's safety, conviction of accused top priority, say cops

Rewari gang-rape: Victim's safety, conviction of accused top priority, say cops

Safety of the victim in Rewari gangrape case, and arresting absconding accused and their conviction are the primary concerns, said the police on Monday. 

Sep 17, 2018, 12:49 PM IST
Delhi High Court moved over ‘faulty EVMs’ used in DUSU elections

Delhi High Court moved over ‘faulty EVMs’ used in DUSU elections

The plea filed by three candidates questions as to how “privately procured” EVMs could have been used in the DUSU elections.

Sep 17, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
Army jawan allegedly kills two colleagues before committing suicide in Dharamshala

Army jawan allegedly kills two colleagues before committing suicide in Dharamshala

Police are present at the spot and investigation into the case is currently underway.

Sep 17, 2018, 10:54 AM IST
Owaisi, Ambedkar joining hands to help BJP in 2019: Shiv Sena’s Saamana

Owaisi, Ambedkar joining hands to help BJP in 2019: Shiv Sena’s Saamana

Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana has now attacked AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi and Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh supremo Prakash Ambedkar.

Sep 17, 2018, 10:47 AM IST
BJP worker washes party MP's feet in Jharkhand, then drinks that water; MP asks 'what's wrong?'

BJP worker washes party MP's feet in Jharkhand, then drinks that water; MP asks 'what's wrong?'

The MP posted about the man washing his feet on his official Facebook page and commended him for "keeping his promise". 

Sep 17, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
Who offered water to Hardik Patel? Candidates asked in competitive exam question paper

Who offered water to Hardik Patel? Candidates asked in competitive exam question paper

Asked how and why Hardik Patel featured in the competitive examination paper, Gandhinagar Mayor Pravinbhai Patel said he had no idea. 

Sep 17, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
Haryana Police stops girl's cremation midway over suspicion of honour killing, 90% body burnt

Haryana Police stops girl's cremation midway over suspicion of honour killing, 90% body burnt

Police said the girl, a student of Class 11, died on Saturday under mysterious circumstances in Behbal village. Her family tried to cremate her on Sunday but police intervened after a tip-off.  

Sep 17, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
Kerala nun rape case: Accused Bishop Mulakkal writes to Pope, wants to step down temporarily

Kerala nun rape case: Accused Bishop Mulakkal writes to Pope, wants to step down temporarily

A Kerala nun has accused the 54-year-old Bishop of repeatedly raping her between 2014 and 2016.

Sep 17, 2018, 09:13 AM IST
Fire breaks out at movie theatre in Visakhapatnam, fire tenders rushed

Fire breaks out at movie theatre in Visakhapatnam, fire tenders rushed

A fire broke out at a movie theatre in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. The fire broke out at Sri Kanya cinema hall in Gajuwaka area of Visakhapatnam.

Sep 17, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
Video shows Manoj Tiwari breaking lock of sealed house in Delhi, triggers row

Video shows Manoj Tiwari breaking lock of sealed house in Delhi, triggers row

Tiwari targeted the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress, accusing them of misleading people in the name of converting unauthorised into authorised.

Sep 17, 2018, 07:59 AM IST
Rahul to kickstart Congress campaign with roadshow in poll-bound MP

Rahul to kickstart Congress campaign with roadshow in poll-bound MP

Several posters depicting him as 'Shiva bhakt' or devotee of Lord Shiva, after his recent visit to Kailash Mansarovar, were posted across Bhopal.

Sep 17, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
Nurses thrash doctor in Bihar hospital for allegedly molesting trainee nurse - Watch

Nurses thrash doctor in Bihar hospital for allegedly molesting trainee nurse - Watch

The accused doctor was alleged to have molested a trainee nurse in the same hospital where he works. 

Sep 16, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
Rajnath Singh visits AIIMS to inquire about Manohar Parrikar's health

Rajnath Singh visits AIIMS to inquire about Manohar Parrikar's health

Parrikar, 62, was on Saturday admitted at the All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for treatment and examination.

Sep 16, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
India's first exclusive dog park comes up in Hyderabad

India's first exclusive dog park comes up in Hyderabad

The park would be inaugurated within next ten days.

Sep 16, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Haryana gangrape: Multiple raids underway to nab accused

Haryana gangrape: Multiple raids underway to nab accused

The woman's family members, while demanding early arrest of the accused, told reporters in Rewari on Sunday that the woman was in 'acute trauma'.

Sep 16, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
United Left alliance sweeps JNU students' union elections, bags all 4 seats

United Left alliance sweeps JNU students' union elections, bags all 4 seats

The polling for the annual union elections was held on Friday in which nearly 70 per cent students exercised their franchise to elect their president, vice president, general secretary and joint

Sep 16, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
BJP using Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death for political gains: Mayawati

BJP using Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death for political gains: Mayawati

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday reiterated attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) governments in different states and at the Centre,

Sep 16, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
Haryana horror: 3 more accused arrested in Rewari gangrape case

Haryana horror: 3 more accused arrested in Rewari gangrape case

A bounty of Rs one lakh was also announced on the accused and for helping the police in cracking the case.

Sep 16, 2018, 13:43 PM IST

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