Hindu population down below 80% for first time ever, Muslims at 14%, shows Census data
Hindu population down below 80% for first time ever, Muslims at 14%, shows Census data

The latest census data on the population of religious groups, released by the Modi government on Tuesday, shows a 0.7 percent decline in the Hindu population, while a growth of 0.8 percent has been registered in the Muslim community.

Cabinet approves 'Namami Gange' programme

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the flagship "Namami Gange" programme, which attempts to integrate the efforts to clean up and protect the Ganga river in a comprehensive manner.

Ajith's 'Yennai Arindhaal' collects Rs.20.83 crore
Ajith's 'Yennai Arindhaal' collects Rs.20.83 crore

Actor Ajith Kumar's Tamil action-thriller "Yennai Arindhaal", despite hitting the screens on a weekday, managed to gross Rs.20.83 crore within the first two days of release in Tamil Nadu.

Four detained in connection with Mumbai cash van robbery

Four suspects have been picked up in connection with loot of Rs 2 crore from a cash van in suburban Vile Parle, police said on Saturday.

Nearly Rs 2 crore looted from ATM van in in Mumbai

Mumbai Police have confirmed a robbery of an ATM van in broad daylight on Friday.

SC judgement in medical negligence case historic: Saha

NRI doctor Kunal Saha, awarded Rs 5.96 crore compensation for his wife`s death due to medical negligence, said the judgement should rekindle hope for countless victims.

Tripura to give Rs 1 crore to Odisha

Tripura will donate Rs 1 crore to cyclone-hit Odisha, official sources said on Wednesday.

UP: Over Rs 5 cr meant for Panchayati Raj fraudulently withdrawn

A case has been registered by
the district administration here in connection with fraudulent
withdrawal of more than Rs five crore released by the UP govt for the Panchayati Raj department during
the financial year 2009-10.

SBI’s ‘crorepati-only’ branch in Hyderabad

After wooing the urban poor here with its `One Rupee Bank` account, State Bank of India (SBI) is now aggressively targeting the crorepatis.