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NGT fines Punjab govt Rs 50 crore over pollution in Beas and Satluj

NGT fines Punjab govt Rs 50 crore over pollution in Beas and Satluj

The NGT imposed the heavy fine on the Captain Amarinder Singh government in the state and gave it two weeks to submit the amount.

Nov 14, 2018, 16:16 PM IST
'Bhumata Brigade' founder Trupti Desai to visit Sabarimala temple on November 17, seeks security

'Bhumata Brigade' founder Trupti Desai to visit Sabarimala temple on November 17, seeks security

The Bhumata Brigade chief has written to the Kerala CM seeking security. 

Nov 14, 2018, 13:37 PM IST
Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot will fight Rajasthan assembly elections

Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot will fight Rajasthan assembly elections

With a strong backing for both Gehlot and Pilot, the Congress is unlikely to announce a CM face ahead of the polls.

Nov 14, 2018, 13:26 PM IST
J&K saw more development under Governor Rule, will let it continue: BJP

J&K saw more development under Governor Rule, will let it continue: BJP

BJP also attacked the PDP and National Conference for their move to boycott local elections but call for assembly elections. 

Nov 14, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections: Setback for BJP as two leaders - Harish Meena and Habibur Rahaman Ashrafi Lamba - join Congress

Rajasthan Assembly elections: Setback for BJP as two leaders - Harish Meena and Habibur Rahaman Ashrafi Lamba - join Congress

Rajasthan is scheduled to go to polls on December 7. The last date for filing nominations in the state is November 19. The counting of votes will take place on December 11.

Nov 14, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
UP man smashes heads of three daughters with hammer and burns them alive

UP man smashes heads of three daughters with hammer and burns them alive

The incident took place in Veer village on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2018, 11:52 AM IST
Congress releases list of 10 candidates for Telangana Assembly elections

Congress releases list of 10 candidates for Telangana Assembly elections

The party had earlier released a list of 65 candidates on Sunday.

Nov 14, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Embarrassed AIADMK unveils new statue of Jayalalithaa as old one failed to resemble her

Embarrassed AIADMK unveils new statue of Jayalalithaa as old one failed to resemble her

The new statue was unveiled by Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam among cheers from party supporters.  

Nov 14, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: Kamal Nath’s ‘decoration’ remark over women candidates triggers row

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: Kamal Nath’s ‘decoration’ remark over women candidates triggers row

We gave tickets to all women candidates who could win. Just for the sake of quota or decoration…we did not choose that path, says Kamal Nath.

Nov 14, 2018, 11:07 AM IST
Sabarimala temple row: Kerala CM calls all-party meet on November 15

Sabarimala temple row: Kerala CM calls all-party meet on November 15

The two-month-long annual 'Mandala Makkaravillakku' season will start on November 17.

Nov 14, 2018, 10:57 AM IST
Alert sounded after four suspects loot car in Punjab's Madhopur and flee, search on

Alert sounded after four suspects loot car in Punjab's Madhopur and flee, search on

A massive search has been launched by the security forces in Punjab after the incident.

Nov 14, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
6 BSF personnel injured in blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh, firing underway

6 BSF personnel injured in blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh, firing underway

Exchange of fire is still underway between security forces and Naxals.

Nov 14, 2018, 10:47 AM IST
18-year-old sprinter allegedly kills self at Delhi athletics academy hostel

18-year-old sprinter allegedly kills self at Delhi athletics academy hostel

Parvinder hung himself from a ceiling fan inside his hostel room.

Nov 14, 2018, 08:55 AM IST
9 children fall ill in Punjab after eating fruit plucked from a tree

9 children fall ill in Punjab after eating fruit plucked from a tree

According to the parents of the children, they plucked green coloured fruit from a tree and ate it, following which they started vomiting and some of them fell unconscious.

Nov 14, 2018, 07:51 AM IST
World's highest railway bridge, taller than Eiffel Tower, nearing completion in J&K

World's highest railway bridge, taller than Eiffel Tower, nearing completion in J&K

The iconic arch-bridge will be able to withstand up to 8 magnitude earthquakes and high-intensity blasts.

Nov 13, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Woman over-ground worker, carrying arms and ammunition, arrested

Jammu and Kashmir: Woman over-ground worker, carrying arms and ammunition, arrested

The Jammu and Kashmir police on Tuesday arrested a woman over-ground worker in Srinagar.

Nov 13, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Delhi: Son stabs father for beating up mother and siblings

Delhi: Son stabs father for beating up mother and siblings

A 16-year-old boy allegedly stabbed his father twice to stop him from beating his mother and siblings in outer Delhi's Sultanpuri area, police said Tuesday.

Nov 13, 2018, 20:55 PM IST
SC verdict of allowing women in Sabarimala temple stands: Kerala CM after top court's decision to review order

SC verdict of allowing women in Sabarimala temple stands: Kerala CM after top court's decision to review order

The review petitions will be heard on January 22 after the 'Makaravilakku' season ends on January 21.

Nov 13, 2018, 19:24 PM IST
Army guns down Pakistani terrorist; massive cache of arms and ammunition recovered

Army guns down Pakistani terrorist; massive cache of arms and ammunition recovered

Arms and ammunition, including an AK assault rifle and a pistol, was recovered.

Nov 13, 2018, 19:21 PM IST
J&K: 2 terrorists killed in infiltration bid in Keren sector of Kupwara

J&K: 2 terrorists killed in infiltration bid in Keren sector of Kupwara

The infiltration bid came after a series of ceasefire violations by Pakistan which left three Army personnel and a porter dead and three BSF personnel injured since Friday.

Nov 13, 2018, 18:38 PM IST

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