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PM Modi to visit Kumbh at Prayagraj on Sunday

PM Modi to visit Kumbh at Prayagraj on Sunday

PM Modi will later address the gathering.  

Feb 24, 2019, 00:45 AM IST
Naveen Patnaik bats for landless farmers ahead of PM-Kisan launch

Naveen Patnaik bats for landless farmers ahead of PM-Kisan launch

Patnaik, on February 11, had written a similar letter to the prime minister.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:39 AM IST
Seven girls flee shelter home in Bihar; opposition cry 'conspiracy'

Seven girls flee shelter home in Bihar; opposition cry 'conspiracy'

The girls went missing a few hours before hearing in the Muzaffarpur case commenced at a Delhi court.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:37 AM IST
Tolerance is in country's blood: Devendra Fadnavis

Tolerance is in country's blood: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Saturday that tolerance is an age-old Indian tradition.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:30 AM IST
Bookie killed for refusing to pay protection money in Haryana

Bookie killed for refusing to pay protection money in Haryana

The body of Vijay Batra was found in a car with bullet injuries in his head and abdomen on Friday night.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:28 AM IST
Man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

Man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

Ranjit had gone to meet the girl when the incident occurred. He was a goldsmith in Delhi.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:21 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir administration orders rationing of fuel, cites shortage of stocks due to persistent closure of highway

Jammu and Kashmir administration orders rationing of fuel, cites shortage of stocks due to persistent closure of highway

The statement came after long queues were seen at petrol pumps across the Kashmir Valley as panic-gripped people started filling their vehicles with fuel and also stocking up essentials. 

Feb 23, 2019, 23:29 PM IST
Manohar Parrikar taken to Goa Medical College for upper GI endoscopy, to remain under observation for 48 hours

Manohar Parrikar taken to Goa Medical College for upper GI endoscopy, to remain under observation for 48 hours

63-year-old Parrikar was diagnosed with a pancreatic ailment in February last year. Since then he has been admitted to hospitals in Delhi, New York, Mumbai and Goa.

Feb 23, 2019, 22:59 PM IST
Dilapidated building collapses in Delhi's Karol Bagh

Dilapidated building collapses in Delhi's Karol Bagh

At least four persons were trapped in the building and were rescued. 

Feb 23, 2019, 22:26 PM IST
National Conference welcomes PM Narendra Modi's statement denouncing attacks on Kashmiris

National Conference welcomes PM Narendra Modi's statement denouncing attacks on Kashmiris

The MP from Srinagar, however, said the prime minister must ensure that his directions are followed in letter and spirit.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:35 PM IST
Constable runs at least a kilometre carrying injured man on shoulder, saves life: Watch

Constable runs at least a kilometre carrying injured man on shoulder, saves life: Watch

The injured man has been admitted to a hospital in Hoshangabad and is, meanwhile, undergoing treatment.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:31 PM IST
Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini Sriharan writes to Tamil Nadu CM for early release of all 7 convicts

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini Sriharan writes to Tamil Nadu CM for early release of all 7 convicts

In a letter to the CM, Sriharan wrote to use the current political opportunity to release them as this is their only last hope to live their life.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:31 PM IST
Additional paramilitary troops in Jammu and Kashmir part of routine pre-election exercise: MHA sources

Additional paramilitary troops in Jammu and Kashmir part of routine pre-election exercise: MHA sources

"The deployment of additional forces is a routine exercise related to pre-election induction," a source said.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:11 PM IST
Local youth take part in recruitment drive for SPO post in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

Local youth take part in recruitment drive for SPO post in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

Earlier this week, local youth took part in an Army recruitment drive for nearly 111 vacancies in J&K's Baramulla district.

Feb 23, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
BJP govt has zero tolerance for terrorism, sacrifice of jawans in Pulwama won't go in vain: Amit Shah in Gorakhpur

BJP govt has zero tolerance for terrorism, sacrifice of jawans in Pulwama won't go in vain: Amit Shah in Gorakhpur

Talking about the Pulwama terror attack of February 14, he had added that the security forces acted swiftly thereafter and killed the mastermind within 48 hours.  

Feb 23, 2019, 19:47 PM IST
Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

Kerala: Kochi residents hit by smoke from major fire at plastic waste plant

The fire tender units of the Fire force and the Navy took part in the operation which ended this morning.

Feb 23, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy mounts to 110; state govt announces compensation

Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy mounts to 110; state govt announces compensation

The state government has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the deceased while the affected ones will get Rs 50,000 each.

Feb 23, 2019, 18:49 PM IST
Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district

Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district

After a lull of a day, Pakistan targetted the forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector of the district at 4.30 pm.

Feb 23, 2019, 18:42 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal announces indefinite fast from March 1 over 'statehood for Delhi' demand

Arvind Kejriwal announces indefinite fast from March 1 over 'statehood for Delhi' demand

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced that he will launch an indefinite fast from March 1 to press the demand for full statehood to Delhi.

Feb 23, 2019, 18:13 PM IST
Seven minor girls flee from govt-funded shelter home in Bihar

Seven minor girls flee from govt-funded shelter home in Bihar

Kumar, who was on way to the shelter home, said he was not in a position to tell as to exactly how the girls fled and the reason for their fleeing would be investigated.

Feb 23, 2019, 17:15 PM IST