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  India   All India  05 Jan 2018

India, All india, 05 Jan 2018

HRD ministry unearths 80,000 'ghost' teachers post-Aadhaar introduction

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, however, clarified that none of these teachers are from any central universities.

05 Jan 2018 9:24 PM

17-yr-old girl's US dream comes true after Sushma Swaraj intervenes

The visa was confirmed on Thursday after the intervention of the Union minister, a Rajasthan government release said on Friday.

05 Jan 2018 9:11 PM

Lokpal has not come even in 4-yrs, Modi govt blowing tune of falsehood: Rahul

Gandhi also highlighted PM Modi's tweet of December 2013 on the passage of the Lokpal Bill when the Congress-led UPA was in power.

05 Jan 2018 8:57 PM

Citing illness, old age, Lalu seeks leniency in fodder-case sentencing

Lalu Prasad appeared before the court for the sentencing through video-conferencing and sought leniency through a written plea.

05 Jan 2018 8:39 PM

J&K: 6 passengers, driver, swept away by avalanche in Kupwara district

The officials said rescue operation was quickly launched jointly by the Army and the J&K police with the help of the locals.

05 Jan 2018 8:10 PM


After 24-yr chase, CBI arrests RSS' Chennai HQ blast accused

Mushtaq Ahmed, who had eluded the CBI for 24 years, was arrested on from the outskirts of Chennai, a CBI spokesperson said in Delhi.

05 Jan 2018 7:07 PM

GDP slug: 6.5 per cent in 2017-18, lowest under Modi govt

The reason for the slug in economic growth is mainly due to poor performance of agriculture and manufacturing sectors.

05 Jan 2018 6:29 PM

School bus collides with truck, kills 5 students, driver

Home Minister Bhoopendra Singh directed Indore DIG & Indore RTO to investigate the incident and submit a report immediately.

05 Jan 2018 6:13 PM

Bihar: 29-yr-old engineer abducted, forcefully married at gunpoint

The victim continued to beg release and cry for help while the bride's family tried to coerce him to cooperate, a video clip showed.

05 Jan 2018 4:45 PM

No matter the laws, result is always abuse: Snowden on Aadhaar breach

The UIDAI on Thursday said the Aadhaar data including biometric information is fully safe and secure.

05 Jan 2018 3:51 PM


Budget session to start on Jan 29, Budget to be presented on Feb 1

The first phase of the session will be from January 29 to February 9. After a recess, Parliament will meet again from March 5 to April 6.

05 Jan 2018 3:26 PM

UP: Starving mother watches paralysed son die of hunger

The deceased, who was ill for a long time and did not work anywhere, did not get food for 3 days.

05 Jan 2018 3:04 PM

Charges politically motivated, BJP scared for 2019 polls: Mevani

After he was denied permission to hold a rally in Mumbai, the newly-elected Gujarat MLA launched a scathing attacked at the Centre.

05 Jan 2018 2:09 PM

Change in H-1B visa rules may affect 7.5 lakh Indians

While tightening immigration policies will hurt Indians, there will be a loss of income to the USA as well.

05 Jan 2018 2:08 PM

Delhi HC paves way for inducting women in Territorial Army

The Territorial Army which is an organisation of volunteers who get military training in case of an emergency.

05 Jan 2018 1:56 PM


Kiran Bedi writes to PM, rejects Puducherry CM’s allegations on her office

Kiran Bedi wrote about 'the detection of improper use of welfare funds' meant for civic amenities in Scheduled Caste colonies.

05 Jan 2018 11:50 AM

Will bring law to make public drinking a punishable offence: Goa CM

Parrikar appealed that Goa be made plastic-free as 'it is the biggest problem anyone can face'.

05 Jan 2018 10:11 AM

Deoband’s new fatwa bans Muslim women from marrying into families of bankers

Darul Ifta has stated that as per Islamic law, earnings through interest and any transaction involving investment is forbidden.

05 Jan 2018 9:07 AM

J&K: BSF launches ‘Operation Alert’ to curb terror along 200 km-long IB

IGP Jammu zone says the effort of the BSF is to maintain peace along the border, but Pakistan is always trying to disturb this peace.

05 Jan 2018 7:56 AM

Aadhaar misuse traceable: UIDAI

Says Aadhaar data fully safe, refutes reports of a breach.

05 Jan 2018 2:31 AM