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  India   All India  12 Aug 2017

India, All india, 12 Aug 2017

Jammu Kashmir shutdown to repeal special status provision

Kashmir and parts of Chenab valley of Jammu were shut to protest against abrogation of Article 35A and Article 370 of the Constitution.

12 Aug 2017 9:35 PM

J&K: 3 Hizbul militants trapped as gun battle intensifies in Shopian

Sources said the militants opened fire on the search party, triggering the encounter which is underway.

12 Aug 2017 9:11 PM

RS TV CEO Gurdeep Singh Sappal resigns, Prasar Bharti CEO to take over

Three years after the inception of the Rajya Sabha TV in 2008, Gurdeep resumed office of the CEO in 2011.

12 Aug 2017 8:26 PM

Security forces conduct joint cordon, search operations in J&K

At least two to three terrorists are suspected to have been trapped in the area.

12 Aug 2017 8:06 PM

Assam floods: 5 more lives lost as situation grows tense

According to Assam State Disaster Management Authority, 2 people died in Dhemaji and one each in Lakhimpur, Kokrajhar, Morigaon districts.

12 Aug 2017 7:51 PM


UP govt suspends Gorakhpur hospital chief after death of 63 children

The health minister said that high-level probe will take place and action will be taken as soon as a report on the case is received.

12 Aug 2017 5:13 PM

Ahead of I-Day, Delhi Police issues posters of wanted terrorists

The Special Cell of Delhi Police has issued posters of terrorists at all prominent places in the city.

12 Aug 2017 4:28 PM

Oppn calls for UP CM's resignation; raid on oxygen supplier's company

As many as 63 lives have been lost so far due to alleged disruption in the supply of liquid oxygen in the hospital.

12 Aug 2017 3:38 PM

Gorakhpur tragedy: BRD Hospital oxygen supplier denies 'disruption' in supply

As many as 63 lives have been lost so far due to alleged disruption in the supply of liquid oxygen in the hospital.

12 Aug 2017 1:27 PM

Oppn pushes for UP CM's resignation after 63 children die in hospital

Azad asserted that the Uttar Pradesh Government should apologise to the whole nation in regard to the same.

12 Aug 2017 12:52 PM


Jharkhand bans book for 'hurting' Santhali women's dignity

Earlier in the day, the matter was raised in the state Assembly and the members demanded action against the writer.

12 Aug 2017 12:41 PM

Army enhances troop level along Sikkim, Arunachal

This part of exercise is conducted every year in September, but this time it was advanced, sources state.

12 Aug 2017 10:49 AM

J&K: Army launches manhunt after terrorists attack 41 RR HQ

Besides 41 RR, the camp also houses troopers of other units including 21 Jammu and Kashmir (Jak) Rifles.

12 Aug 2017 10:06 AM

Oxygen supply cut kills 63 children in 6 days, UP CM calls emergency meet

Earlier in the day, the alleged disruption in the supply of liquid oxygen at the hospital claimed lives of two more children.

12 Aug 2017 9:39 AM

Pak shelling kills woman in J&K's Mendhar sector

The 45-year-old woman Raqia Begum was a resident of upper Golat in Mendhar.

12 Aug 2017 8:55 AM


Tribal volunteers weave green magic with rainwater pits on barren hillock

All the 40,000 trenches have helped this monsoon in harvesting rainwater that used to go waste earlier.

12 Aug 2017 3:23 AM

Nitish’s message to Sharad Yadav: My way or highway

JD(U) executive to meet in Patna on August 19; buzz over party joining Modi government.

12 Aug 2017 2:11 AM

PM assured no change in J&K status, says Mehbooba Mufti

The CM also claimed she informed the PM that the state was going through a difficult situation though there was a gradual improvement.

12 Aug 2017 2:00 AM

Iraq hostages’ families wait for a miracle

Parminder Kumar, a carpenter from Balachaur in Nawanshar district, left for Iraq in 2011, just six months after his marriage to Anju.

12 Aug 2017 1:59 AM

Pahlaj Nihalani sacked, Prasoon Joshi is censor chief

Nihalani, who led the censor board from one controversy to another was appointed to head the board in January 2015.

12 Aug 2017 1:47 AM