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India

14th President was always a ‘frontbencher’ in class

Coming from a humble background, Ram Nath Kovind, a dalit, is the youngest among seven siblings.

21 Jul 2017 3:37 AM

Difficult times for Ram Nath Kovind to uphold Constitution, says Meira Kumar

The Congress claimed that Ms Kumar had secured the largest number of votes as an Opposition candidate since independence.

21 Jul 2017 3:37 AM

Cross-voting by Opposition high in Gujarat, Goa

Eight MLAs cross-voted for Mr Kovind in Uttar Pradesh where Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Yadav declared that he voted for Mr Kovind.

21 Jul 2017 3:37 AM

Kanpur celebrates victory with golgappas

A tent, a DJ and multi-colored balloons came up in Jhinjhak where Pyarelal Kovind, eldest brother of Ram Nath Kovind lives.

21 Jul 2017 3:37 AM

Why should sanitary pads not be exempt from GST: Bombay HC

Division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Nitin Jamdar was hearing the petition filed by Shetty Woman Welfare Foundation.

21 Jul 2017 3:37 AM

Police register power theft cases worth Rs 100 crore

The crackdown in Aurangabad followed after several complaints of power lines being misused for stealing power.

21 Jul 2017 3:27 AM

SARATHI, formed to aid Marathas, exists only on paper

The government formed a two-member committee on January 3, 2017 to further study and finalise the plan for SARATHI.

21 Jul 2017 3:24 AM

Matron booked for child assault gets pre-arrest bail

The Sessions court on July 14, rejected her application as she did not go to the police station.

21 Jul 2017 3:20 AM

CID set to quiz BJP’s Roopa Ganguly, Kailash Vijayvargiya

Ms Ganguly and Mr Vijayvargiya’s names had surfaced when one of the prime accused in the case, Chandana Chakraborty, was arrested in February.

21 Jul 2017 3:19 AM

Government tries to make cow shelters viable

The state has asked Government College of Engineering, Pune, to chalk out a plan to make the shelters viable.

21 Jul 2017 3:17 AM