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Politics

N. Mahesh

Lone BSP mantri Mahesh quits, setback for Cong-JDS coalition

Mahesh’s resignation comes at a time when the coalition partners were scouting for candidates to contest bypolls.

Mayawati also said if their alliance wins, Ajit Jogi will be the chief minister. (Photo: File | PTI)

Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: BSP to ally with Ajit Jogi's Janta party

BSP chief said, 'BSP will fight on 35 seats and Janta Congress Chhattisgarh will contest on 55 seats.'

Om Prakash Rajbhar

Shivpal is working for BJP, says Rajbhar

Mr Rajbhar also warned the BJP that it will suffer losses in the Lok Sabha elections if it did not clarify its stand on reservation issue.

 The SP leader also 'praised' Naidu's efforts in developing Andhra Pradesh in the last four years, a TDP release said. (Photo: File)

Akhilesh extends support to Naidu's efforts to 'bring all non-BJP parties together'

The SP leader spoke to Naidu over the phone and stressed the need for saving the country from 'dictatorial tendencies'.

The actor has already announced he will take the political plunge and contest from all 234 seats in the next Assembly elections, originally due in 2021. He is yet to launch his party. (Photo: File)

Actor Rajinikanth backs Modi, says PM 'stronger than 10 persons'

The superstar's remarks came amid speculation that opposition parties are looking at a mega-coalition against the Modi government.

Crime

No suicide note has been recovered, police said, adding the reason behind taking such an extreme step is being probed. (Representational Image | Pixabay)

19-yr-old athlete hangs self to death at JLN hostel in Delhi

Palender Chaudhary has represented India in 100, 200 meter race at international level and in Youth Asia Athletic meet in Bangkok in 2017.

The incident took place on October 16, wherein a 38-year-old man allegedly abducted the minor girl, took her to the fields nearby and raped her. (Representational image)

7-yr-old raped while returning from school in Haryana's Rewari

The incident comes over a month after a 19-year-old CBSE topper from the same district was kidnapped and gang-raped after being drugged.

The victim's mother claimed that the school management had assured her of 'strict action' but did not do anything. (Representational Image)

3-year-old girl raped by school bus driver in Greater Noida

Parents of victim, who is studying kindergarten, came to know about the incident after their daughter returned home and started crying.

The accused offered the victim a soft drink laced with sedatives and after consuming it, she became unconscious. (Representational Image)

Woman working at multinational company gangraped by 2 of her colleagues

The victim was taken to a flat in an unconscious state where they took turns to rape her.

All India

The 27-hour countdown for the launch began at 2.50pm Tuesday and the rocket blasted off at 5.08 pm from the spaceport at Sriharikota. (Photo: ANI)

Watch: ISRO launches communication satellite from Sriharikota

The GSLV-MkIII-D2 blasted off on Wednesday carrying India's latest communication satellite GSAT-29 onboard.

Former Union minister Farooq Abdullah (Photo: PTI/File)

Farooq Abdullah hits out at Yogi govt over name-change

The NC president said that such “irrational acts” bring bad repute to the celebrated traits of India’s ethos known for forbearance.

'Developments are taking place in the court with regard to this case. Neither I nor my government or officials have indulged in hate politics or misused (power) in this issue. I'm saying this very clearly,' Kumaraswamy told reporters here. (Photo: File)

Didn't misuse power against mining baron Janardhana Reddy: CM Kumaraswamy

Reddy, a former Karnataka minister, had alleged 'political conspiracy' against him.

Reddy was arrested by Bengaluru Central Crime Branch on Sunday. (Photo: File)

Former Karnataka minister Janardhan Reddy granted bail in bribery case

Reddy, who was arrested on Sunday, was granted bail in connection with the Ambident Group bribery case.

Pence thanked India in supporting the US on its North Korean pressure campaign. (Photo: Twitter | @MEAIndia)

PM Modi, Mike Pence discuss defence, trade, cooperation in Indo-Pacific

Pence referred to upcoming 10th anniversary of Mumbai terror attack on Nov 26 and hailed cooperation between two sides on counter terrorism.