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Politics

UP Congress President Raj Babbar flags off 'Shiksha, Suracha and Swabhiman' rally at the party office in Lucknow. (Photo: PTI)

From KG to PG: Congress unveils programme to court dalits

Raj Babbar said that atrocities on Dalits had increased in Uttar Pradesh in the past two and a half decades.

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. (Photo: PTI)

Uttar Pradesh CM stamp on SP poll list likely to be stronger

The SP had announced in June names of 143 candidates with no sitting MLAs.

Former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah (Photo: PTI)

Can’t blame Pakistan for J&K situation, says Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah accused the PDP-BJP alliance of wreaking havoc with the State.

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. (Photo: PTI)

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav doesn’t rule out poll pact with Congress

Mr Yadav said such a combine could win over 300 seats in the 403-member House.

Crime

The family of the victim told police that he had left home to meet a friend. (Photo: Representational Image)

Delhi: Men kill youth by stabbing him 25 times with an ice pick

The incident took place next to a school in the area last midnight when several men attacked Feroz using an ice pick.

The newly-issued Rs 2000 notes. (Photo: PTI)

8 arrested in Odisha with Rs 1.42 crore cash

Acting on a tip-off about firearms being carried in a car in Sambalpur, the police intercepted the vehicle carrying the weapons.

The Turk community convened a panchayat and asked Muslims to boycott the SP in the upcoming Assembly elections. (Representational image)

UP Minister accused of murder, Samajwadi Party faces Muslim ire

Trouble began with a murder of one Shaukat Pasha at Dingarpur in neighbouring Moradabad district on November 25.

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Woman kills self as in-laws refuse to take old currency in Orissa

It was agreed during the marriage negotiations that they bride’s family would pay Rs 1.70 lakh dowry.

Khalistan Liberation Force chief Harminder Singh Mintoo comes out after being produced at Patiala House Court in New Delhi on Monday. (Photo: PTI)

Escaped Khalistan Liberation Force chief Mintoo arrested in Delhi

Separatist militant Mintoo had trimmed his hair and beard after the escape.

All India

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh (Photo: PTI)

No law and order problem in Tamil Nadu: Rajnath Singh

The Home Ministry officials are in constant touch with the officials of Tamil Nadu government and assessing the situation.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. (Photo: PTI)

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee forms panel against child trafficking

Flagging the issue for the first time since the racket was unearthed on Nov. 21, she said that the incident was unfortunate and worrisome.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa (Photo: PTI)

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa very grave, on life support: Apollo

Jayalalithaa, who suffered cardiac arrest on Sunday night, was in hospital for over two months.

Three elephants were killed in Assam’s Nagaon district when a speeding train rammed into a herd of elephants on Monday. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

Assam: Speeding train hits elephants, kill 3 including 2 pregnant females

Locals alleged that the train was running at a very high speed even though the area has been notified as wild elephant corridor.