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Bangla Sahib Gurdwara volunteers serve food in New Delhi. (Photo:Asian Age)

Gurdwara offers free food outside RBI to people changing old notes

NRIs and senior citizens among 600 in queue outside bank.

Official data shows that most  of these suicide attempts were made on the Blue Line and the Yellow Line

Man found hanging near Metro, 2nd case in 2 days

The police is yet to ascertain whether it was a suicide or murder.

Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad. (Photo: ANI Twitter)

AI staffer assault: Delhi Police registers FIR against Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad

Gaikwad slapped and hit 60-year-old duty manager R Sukumar ‘25 times’ with his sandal.

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Not all educated people get job, says Delhi court; grants alimony to woman

The court rejected woman’s estranged husband's claim that she was qualified enough to earn a living.


The scrapped notes were seized by the Thane and Ghatkopar police in two separate incidents.

Cops seize Rs 49 lakh scrapped notes, six men nabbed

The police laid a trap near Jambhali Pada in Ghatkopar west.

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

BJP’s ‘U-turn’ over irrigation cost

The state has cleared Rs 21,000 crore hike for 130 irrigation projects in the Maharahstra.

MSRDA said it’s costly to maintain infra on expressway

Plans for better anti-crash infra nixed

MSRDA had initially planned to bring in the Brifen Wire Rope Safety Barrier (WRSB) which comprises high-tension steel cables.

Ajoy Mehta

BMC budget to be slashed by Rs 11,000 cr for FY18

According to the civic officials, the capital expenditure is raised from loans, grants, special funds and surplus amount.

Last Sunday, the zoo had around 40,000 visitors.

Zoo needs more cops to man crowds

More than 20,000 people visit the Byculla zoo every day to see the penguins.


The decision was taken in the wake of allegations of medical negligence and inflated billing. (Representational image)

Apollo out of healthcare panel for govt employees

Finance dept issues notification in the wake of charges of medical negligence, inflated bills.

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee looks on as industrialist C.K. Dhanuka plays the violin during the inauguration of a girls’ hostel in Kolkata. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee)

CM Mamata Banerjee urges industrialists to unite against Centre

The chief minister also called for unity among the different chambers of commerce like CII, Ficci, Assocham etc.

Partha Chatterjee

Idea-based learning in schools likely

The survey is being carried out as per directions of education minister Partha Chatterjee.

Locals at the crime scene in Tangra on Thursday. (Photo: Asian Age)

Bike-borne miscreants shoot at youth after tiff

The slueths have interrogated some of the victim’s friends and locals for further leads.

In Other Cities

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14-year-old Kerala boy becomes father, booked under POSCO act

The 18-year-old girl has alleged that she had been raped by the boy.

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Ujjain: Speeding car crushes 5 to death, leaves 12 injured

The victims were standing on a roadside when the speeding car hit them.

The GI registry in Chennai has ruled that the applicant has failed to prove the historical origin of Hyderabadi biryani with supporting documents.

No Geographical Indication tag for Hyderabadi biryani

The orders sent to the applicant association returned to the GI registry from their address in Dillu Apartment opposite SP road in Hyderabad.

G N Saibaba

DU’s Saibaba, four others get life for Maoist links

Saibaba was arrested in May 2014 by the Gadchiroli police, which recovered a lot of incriminating data from his hard disk.

A file photo of Citizens for Bengaluru agitating against the steel flyover plan in Bengaluru.

Bengaluru steel flyover is history

Mega project junked over allegations of kickbacks; 800 trees saved.