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Politics

An Indian woman displays the indelible ink on her finger after casting her vote at a polling station in Saifai, Etawah, UP. (Photo: PTI)

UP elections: 61.16% voter turnout recorded in third phase

As many as 69 Assembly constituencies in the Yadav heartland went to the polls in this phase.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis. (Photo: File)

Maha CM Fadnavis hints at cabinet reshuffle after BMC polls

'The ministers who fail to improve BJP's performance in their respective districts, will be relieved from the ministry,' he said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Photo: PTI)

Goonda raj prevailing in UP, police stations have become SP office: Modi at poll rally

The Prime Minister also took a dig at Akhilesh Yadav and said that the SP chief has 'accepted that he has lost the game'.

 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh casts his vote during the third phase of UP assembly election in Lucknow on Sunday.

UP polls 3rd phase: Home minister Rajnath Singh casts his vote

The Union Home Minister also urged voters to cast their votes and encourage others to exercise their franchise.

Crime

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7 taken into custody for abduction, rape of Kerala actress

The actress was 'sexually assaulted' for 2 hours by the men, who forced their way into her car before fleeing at a busy area in Kochi.

According to the police, the gang recorded videos and took pictures of the actress and threatened to release them on social media. (Representational image)

Malayalam actress alleges rape in car, driver nabbed

The actress was heading to the city from her house in Thrissur for film work when the gang intercepted her car at around 8.30 pm.

The alleged mastermind Dalvinder Singh alias Babbl Randhawa. (Photo: Facebook/Babbl Randhawa)

Punjab: 5 shoot dead financier, brag about murder in videos posted on FB

According to reports, they celebrated his death by dancing near the dead body.

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UP: BJP leader shoots dead wife, tries to kill self

The politician first shot his wife and was about to shoot himself but was stopped by his nephew.

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin under tight security at Rajendra Nagar Terminal for shifted to Tihar Central Jail in Patna. (Photo: AP)

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin shifted to Tihar jail from Siwan

Shahabuddin is accused in the murder of Rajdeo Ranjan, which took place in May 2016.

All India

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu (Photo: PTI)

Railways freight earnings fall, will junk annual target

The lack of freight activity has led to a total loss of Rs 7,000 crore so far.

Nagaland Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang

Nagaland CM TR Zeliang resigns, MLAs to meet today

Mr Zeliang earlier announced in a signed statement to newspapers that he had decided to step down from office on Monday.

The Centre feels school education was unlikely to improve unless teachers undergo rigorous and relevant training.

Aspiring teachers may need to pass strict test

Govt mulls national exam for B.Ed courses to improve standards.

100-year-old woman Kaniz Fatima. (Photo: ANI/Twitter)

Every vote counts: 100-year-old woman casts vote in UP

Earlier, a 98-year-old woman cast her vote in Baghpat's Chhaprauli during the first phase of the elections held on February 11.