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Petrol pumps to remain closed in Delhi as dealers' association calls for one-day strike

Petrol pumps to remain closed in Delhi as dealers' association calls for one-day strike

VAT in Delhi is higher than neighboring Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.

Oct 17, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Women journalists covering protests outside Sabarimala temple attacked, NCW takes cognizance

Women journalists covering protests outside Sabarimala temple attacked, NCW takes cognizance

At least two female reporters were injured when the protesters turned to the media vans to attack them. 

Oct 17, 2018, 16:33 PM IST
Cyclone Titli: Death toll climbs to 52, Odisha stares at Rs 2,200-crore loss

Cyclone Titli: Death toll climbs to 52, Odisha stares at Rs 2,200-crore loss

The death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Titli and subsequent floods has climbed to 52. Authorities are in the process of verifying 10 more cases who went missing in a landslide in Gajapati district.

Oct 17, 2018, 14:56 PM IST
Police patrol party attacked with grenade in J&K's Baramulla, two cops injured

Police patrol party attacked with grenade in J&K's Baramulla, two cops injured

The grenade exploded near the walls of a police station in Pattan.

Oct 17, 2018, 14:11 PM IST
Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh joins Congress, meets Rahul Gandhi

Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh joins Congress, meets Rahul Gandhi

The Rajasthan BJP MLA met Congress president Rahul Gandhi before joining the party on Wednesday. The move comes ahead of assembly elections in the state.

Oct 17, 2018, 14:02 PM IST
Sabarimala temple: All you need to know about Lord Ayyappa's abode in Kerala

Sabarimala temple: All you need to know about Lord Ayyappa's abode in Kerala

Pilgrims are expected to lead a simple pious life known as ‘Vrutham’ for the successful completion of the pilgrimage.

Oct 17, 2018, 13:08 PM IST
BSP plans to contest on all 200 assembly seats in Rajasthan

BSP plans to contest on all 200 assembly seats in Rajasthan

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is planning to contest on all 200 assembly seats in Rajasthan, which is going to polls on December 7.

Oct 17, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
Activist, protesting against Kanjarbhat 'virginity test' ritual, barred from Navratri Dandiya dance

Activist, protesting against Kanjarbhat 'virginity test' ritual, barred from Navratri Dandiya dance

A woman activist, protesting against the ritual of 'virginity test' in Kanjarbhat community, was barred from taking part in Navratri dandiya festivities in Maharashtra's Pimpri Chinchwad.

Oct 17, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Four Army personnel booked for molesting and raping hearing-speech impaired woman in Pune

Four Army personnel booked for molesting and raping hearing-speech impaired woman in Pune

The woman was allegedly molested and raped at Pune's Khadki Military hospital.

Oct 17, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Will be more reflective and mature: Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra arrested for 'derogatory' remarks on Konark temple apologises

Will be more reflective and mature: Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra arrested for 'derogatory' remarks on Konark temple apologises

Defending himself, he said that he loves Odisha and has often heaped praises on the state.

Oct 17, 2018, 11:57 AM IST
New Farakka Express derailment: Preliminary probe suggests glitch in train's guiding system

New Farakka Express derailment: Preliminary probe suggests glitch in train's guiding system

The report by the Commission of Railway Safety was released on Tuesday. 

Oct 17, 2018, 11:43 AM IST
They kept hurling abuses, threatening with gun: Man recalls brawl with ex-BSP MP's son

They kept hurling abuses, threatening with gun: Man recalls brawl with ex-BSP MP's son

Gaurav, who is the son of former Congress MLA Kanwar Karan Singh, said that he was scared after the incident due to which he had not filed a case earlier.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:57 AM IST
Sabarimala temple row: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy attacks Hindu outfits for opposing women's entry despite SC order

Sabarimala temple row: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy attacks Hindu outfits for opposing women's entry despite SC order

Swamy has slammed the Hindu outfits for not respecting the SC order. 

Oct 17, 2018, 10:42 AM IST
Chandrababu Naidu trying to keep Congress alive by putting it on ventilator: Rajnath Singh

Chandrababu Naidu trying to keep Congress alive by putting it on ventilator: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath said the opposition parties in the country now had only one agenda of stopping Narendra Modi from retaining power in 2019.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:06 AM IST
Students from Kashmir need to submit 'no criminal record' certificate to study in Punjab

Students from Kashmir need to submit 'no criminal record' certificate to study in Punjab

Zee News' Kulvir Diwan reports that students from J&K will have to obtain the certificates from police stations back home before studying in the Punjab.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
KCR announces TRS poll manifesto, assures Rs 1 lakh farm loan waiver

KCR announces TRS poll manifesto, assures Rs 1 lakh farm loan waiver

KCR said the pension amount would be double and the eligible age limit reduced to 57 years from the existing 65.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:01 AM IST
Tight security outside Sabarimala temple as protesters continue to resist women's entry

Tight security outside Sabarimala temple as protesters continue to resist women's entry

Portals of the Sabarimala temple are due to be opened today for monthly puja.

Oct 17, 2018, 09:28 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi's visit to Kolkata during Durga puja cancelled

Rahul Gandhi's visit to Kolkata during Durga puja cancelled

Rahul was supposed to visit the city on Ashtami (the eight Lunar day) on Wednesday.

Oct 17, 2018, 07:51 AM IST
Three terrorists killed, 1 police personnel martyred in Srinagar encounter, search on

Three terrorists killed, 1 police personnel martyred in Srinagar encounter, search on

The encounter broke out in Fateh Kadal locality of Srinagar.

Oct 17, 2018, 07:40 AM IST
Chhattisgarh polls: BJP to announce candidates for 90 assembly constituencies this week

Chhattisgarh polls: BJP to announce candidates for 90 assembly constituencies this week

Counting of votes will be done on December 11. 

Oct 17, 2018, 07:27 AM IST

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