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  India   All India  14 Jan 2019

India, All india, 14 Jan 2019

Appointment of Nageswara Rao as interim CBI director challenged in SC

Petition, filed by RTI activist Anjali Bhardwaj, sought laying down of mechanisms to ensure transparency in appointment of CBI director.

14 Jan 2019 6:39 PM

National Security Act invoked against 3 for cow slaughter in Bulandshahr

7 were arrested in cow slaughter case out of which three of them—Azhar Khan, Nadeem Khan, Mehboob Ali—were charged under NSA.

14 Jan 2019 6:36 PM

In pre-poll survey on NaMo app, PM Modi seeks feedback from citizens

It asked people to rate the government, local BJP leaders and even whether they think the 'mahagathbandhan' in their area will work.

14 Jan 2019 6:11 PM

2 women clobber 16 puppies to death in Kolkata, gruesome video surfaces later

The 25-second clip shows two women wearing gloves thrashing the puppies even as they were trying to run away.

14 Jan 2019 5:06 PM

'Kanhaiya Kumar raised anti-India slogans at JNU,' says 1200-page chargesheet

Delhi Police also charged Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya for allegedly shouting anti-India slogans during an event.

14 Jan 2019 3:44 PM


WB govt to bring unorganised workers under social security scheme

‘Under the scheme, unorganised workers are getting financial assistance of Rs 20,000 per annum for any ailment,’ the statement said.

14 Jan 2019 3:23 PM

Woman accuses staffer of Pak High Commission of ‘inappropriate’ touch

The man said his hand merely brushed past the woman due to the heavy crowd in the market, police said.

14 Jan 2019 3:20 PM

No director of prosecution in CBI, govt seeks nominations from ministries

It is for the first time that the CBI is working without its regular chief and the Director of Prosecution.

14 Jan 2019 2:27 PM

Cong MLAs informed me before going to Mumbai: K'taka CM on horsetrading

'My govt isn't under any threat. I know who all BJP is trying to contact and what they're offering. I can handle it,' said Kumaraswamy.

14 Jan 2019 2:23 PM

‘Dismissed’: SC rejects plea requesting to stop Kejriwal’s hunger strike

'The Chief Minister of Delhi goes on a hunger strike and you want us to pass an order? Dismissed, said CJI Ranjan Gogoi.

14 Jan 2019 2:22 PM


Rajasthan govt to felicitate those adopting stray cows

‘The idea behind the step is to conserve cows with cooperation from people,’ said Vishram Meena, director of Gopalan.

14 Jan 2019 1:46 PM

Fire breaks out at camp at Kumbh Mela premises in Prayagraj

Multiple tents were engulfed in the fire which erupted after a cylinder exploded in a tent at camp of Digambar Akhada.

14 Jan 2019 1:26 PM

Talks of CPI(M)-Cong alliance for LS polls to be 'initiated at state level': Yechury

Yechury was replying to question on why CPI(M) was not initiating talks with Congress at the national level to put up an anti-BJP front.

14 Jan 2019 1:17 PM

Puducherry to ban plastic from March 1

On March 23 last year, the Maharashtra govt had also issued a notification imposing ban on manufacture, use and sale of plastic materials.

14 Jan 2019 1:02 PM

Kejriwal visits Haryana cow shelter, says seeking votes in name of cows a ‘sin’

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also accused BJP-led Haryana government of not allocating sufficient funds for cattle fodder.

14 Jan 2019 12:15 PM


Cong shouldn't treat JD(S) as 'third grade citizens' in seat sharing: K'taka CM

Regarding projecting Rahul as PM face of anti-BJP combine, Kumaraswamy said Deve Gowda had announced JD(S) support to Gandhi scion.

14 Jan 2019 12:14 PM

Burn politician who tries to provoke, create Hindu-Muslim violence: OP Rajbhar

Rajbhar, a minister in the Uttar Pradesh government has always been a bit critical of the BJP government.

14 Jan 2019 12:07 PM

Kerala Chief Minister backs out of event celebrating menstruation

Two-day program titled 'Aarpo Aarthavam' (Hurray menses) was organised by some activist groups.

14 Jan 2019 11:59 AM

From jail, Lalu makes 'humble appeal' to people to be on guard against hate politics

Lalu Yadav, who is serving sentences in fodder scam cases shared his views on political situation prevailing on his official Twitter handle.

14 Jan 2019 11:53 AM

Give up 'west-oriented lifestyles', return to Indian traditions: M Venkaiah Naidu

'Traditional food habits and customs are not only time-tested but are healthy too,' said Naidu.

14 Jan 2019 11:46 AM