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Politics

Four Congress Manipur MLAs including Y. Surchandra Singh and Ngamthang Haokip join BJP. (Photo: ANI/Twitter)

After 23 Congress councillors, 4 more leaders join BJP in Manipur

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh and state unit president K. Bhabananda felicitated them at the BJP office.

Prime minister Narendra Modi (Photo: AP)

Opposition parties to start anti-Modi stir May 1

The CPI-M has already decided to hold week-long programmes in the second half of May.

Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting M Venkaiah Naidu. (Photo: File)

With Vinod Khanna's demise we lost a daunting politician, fabulous actor: Venkaiah

Vinod Khanna appeared in 141 films between 1968 and 2013 and also forayed into politics by joining the BJP.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi (Photo: PTI)

Prez poll: Sonia Gandhi takes lead to find Oppn candidate

A senior JD-U leader said Sonia Gandhi said the Congress was ready to take the lead in any such agitation.

Crime

According to reports, over 20 Maoists came to the village at around 12 am and dragged the duo outside from their houses. (Photo: Representational/File)

Maoists gun down 2 persons in Odisha’s Malkangiri

The rebels have killed as many as seven persons this year in Koraput and Malkangiri districts branding them as police informers.

Thakur also criticised Congress leader P. Chidambaram for linking saffron to terrorism. (Photo: File)

MP: Sadhvi Pragya says she fell prey to Congress conspiracy

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur said she would undergo treatment and blamed the Mumbai Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) for her ailment.

Sonu was taken to a hospital where four policemen of the Prashant Vihar police station donated blood to save his life but he eventually died. (Photo: File/Representational Image)

Delhi: Suspected burglar dies despite cops donating blood to save life

The Delhi police spotted Nitin and Salman when they were allegedly attempting a burglary in Prashant Vihar area of Rohini on Wednesday.

Both stepmother and son had an altercation on Thursday after which the son (Rahul Kumar) shot his stepmother (Mamta Devi) dead and later shot himself down. (Photo: File/Representational Image)

Bihar: Man shoots stepmother dead over property dispute, commits suicide

Superintendent of Police Ashish Bharti said, the deceased has been identified as Rahul Kumar (25) and his stepmother as Mamta Devi (40).

The accused, who works as a power loom worker in Bhiwandi, has been charged under the relevant sections of the IPC and the POCSO Act, 2012, police said. (Photo: File/Representational Image)

Maharashtra: 60-year-old man held for molesting minor girls for 6 months

The accused has been identified as Mohammad Aslam Mohammad Khalik Momin, resident of Khaja Mohalla in the town, said police.

All India

 Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. (Photo: Asian Age)

Twitter account 'hacked', anti-Anna messages posted: Manish Sisodia

Manish Sisodia on Saturday claimed that his Twitter account was compromised and 'someone' was tweeting against Anna Hazare from it.

People and children at a candle light vigil in memory of the CRPF personnel, who were killed in the Sukma Naxal attack in Chattisgarh, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)

CRPF chose to take Naxals head on despite casualties

The Maoists looted five wireless sets and weapons after killing 25 troopers in the ambush.

Robert Vadra (Photo: PTI)

Vadra deals: Congress accuses Centre of report ‘leak’

This includes Skylight Hospitality, a company in which Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, is a director.

 The MGNREGA promises 100 days of employment every year to each rural household. (Representational image)

56 per cent of NREGA jobs for women

In 2016-17, largest number of women got employment since 2006.