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The order comes days before Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi demits office in July. (Photo: PTI)

EC rejects pleas of 21 AAP MLAs in office of profit case; hearing to continue

On September 8, the high court had set aside the appointment of the 21 AAP MLAs as parliamentary secretaries.

Kumar stuck to his stand, saying the Presidential elections should not become an issue of confrontation. (Photo: ANI | Twitter)

Has 'Bihar Ki Beti' been chosen to lose, asks Nitish, says will not change stand

Kovind was the Governor of Bihar before being chosen as NDA nominee for the July 17 prez polls billed as a 'dalit versus dalit' contest.

Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad Yadav (Photo: PTI)

Don't make a historic blunder, support 'Bihar ki Beti' Meira Kumar: Lalu to Nitish

Lalu Prasad however said that the difference in views will not have any impact on the Grand Alliance government in Bihar.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

N Chandrababu Naidu: If you don’t like my govt, do not take pension

He was speaking just before leaving Nandyal for Tirupati, after a hectic day’s tour.

Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Arun Yadav led party workers perform “Shavasan” as part of their protest against the killing of farmers by police firing in Mandsaur, during International Yoga Day at Lal Parade ground in Bhopal. (Photo: PTI)

MP Congress leaders do Shavasan to highlight farmers’ plight

The participants performed various ‘asanas’ (physical postures) after the broadcast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s message.

Crime

Woman died after being burnt alive by her family, along with her sister-in-law, for marrying man of her choice. (Photo: ANI)

UP: Woman dies after being burnt alive for marrying man of her choice

Shahib said Gulafsa's family had problems with her marriage from the very beginning, and they had filed 3 applications against her family

According to an FIR filed by one of the survivors, the four victims were identified as Junaid, Hasib, Shakir and Mohsin of which Junaid died. (Photo: Screengrab)

Haryana hate crime: 1 dead, 3 injured after mob attacks youth in train

The victims were abused with religious slurs while travelling back to their village in Haryana after shopping in Delhi for Eid.

The hospital staff informed police about the incident, following which Saurabh was arrested and a murder case was registered against him at Parvatiya police station. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

Haryana: Mom's lover arrested for killing daughter after she peed on mattress

Saurabh allegedly never considered Parul and Sunny's daughter, Rabi, his own and would beat her up over petty issues.

The incident took place on Wednesday in Aligarh's Bheekamapur village. (Photo: Twitter | ANI)

UP man rapes, kills employer's 6-yr-old daughter after being fired; lynched

The accused was admitted to a hospital after being thrashed by locals where he succumbed to his injuries within a few hours.

All India

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (Photo: Twitter | ANI)

Maharashtra govt declares loan waiver of upto Rs 1.5 lakh per farmer

Named after Maratha warrior king Shivaji Maharaj, the programme will benefit 89 lakh farmers and make 40 lakh agriculturists debt-free.

 EC disqualifies Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra for submitting wrong information of election expenditure. (Photo: ANI | Twitter)

Will move HC, says MP minister after being disqualified by EC

Mishra had been disqualified from contesting for three years from today. His election from Datia Assembly constituency also stands void.

People walk past a poster of the US President Donald Trump at Maroda Village which was renamed as "Trump Village" in Nuh district of Haryana ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip to Washington. (Photo: PTI)

Ahead of Modi's US visit, Haryana village renamed 'Trump Sulabh Village'

Sulabh, a non-governmental organisation, provides affordable sanitation and toilets to the masses to end the practice of manual scavenging.

NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind along with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar and MoS for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (Photo: PTI)

Kovind to visit UP tomorrow on nationwide tour ahead of prez poll

Kovind is likely to meet MPs and MLAs of the BJP, its allies and also leaders of other political parties over dinner, sources said.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee stands with others after West Bengal won an award for 'Kanyasree Prakalpa' during an event of United Nations in Netherland on Friday. (Photo: PTI)

WB wins UN award for promoting girl child education, combatting child marriage

Through WB govt's initiative, cash was deposited into the bank account of girls for every year they remained in school and were unmarried.