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France declares three-day national mourning after truck attack: PM

France has declared three days of national mourning from Saturday after at least 84 people were mown down by a truck while watching a Bastille Day fireworks display, the prime minister said.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

‘2.90 lakh farmers committed suicide during 1995-2011’

A total of 290,740 farmers have committed suicide during 1995-2001 due to various reasons.

Aug 31, 2012, 20:07 PM IST

Working with govt to remove hate content: FB, Google

Internet companies Google and Facebook said they are working with Indian authorities to remove "inflammatory and hateful content" on their websites.

Aug 21, 2012, 22:49 PM IST

South Asian Fishermen Fraternity urges govt to detain US ship

South Asian Fishermen fraternity urged govt to detain the the US Naval ship from which shots had been fired killing an Indian fisherman.

Jul 17, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Minority sub quota: SC displeased, pulls up Centre

The Supreme Court expressed its displeasure and pulled up the government for its casual handling of "sensitive" issue of sub-quota for minorities.

Jul 11, 2012, 12:05 PM IST

Exclusive: How govt botched the Ramdev saga!

The Cabinet had cleared an Externment Order which was to be served on Baba Ramdev as soon as he arrived in Delhi on June 3.

Jun 09, 2011, 20:22 PM IST

Lokpal Bill: Govt seeks consensus; consults CMs, pol parties

The government went into damage control mode by asserting that the panel is treading “the right path” and it will complete its work by June 30.

Jun 01, 2011, 00:12 AM IST

Govt, Oppn both working for corporates: Govindacharya

Jumping on the corruption bandwagon, Former BJP leader Govindacharya has held both the
govt and Oppn responsible for the
corporatisation of politics in the country.

Mar 28, 2011, 14:48 PM IST

Govt should not get into Ayodhya dispute: Sibal

The government should not step into
the Ayodhya issue as it was a "private dispute" which should
be left to the parties concerned to resolve, Union HRD
Minister Kapil Sibal has said.

Oct 06, 2010, 13:32 PM IST