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  India   All India  14 Dec 2016

India, All india, 14 Dec 2016

In Cabinet meet, Modi discusses ways to fast-track digitisation of economy

The focus of the meeting remained digitisation and issues like digital wallet services also came up for discussion.

14 Dec 2016 9:27 PM

North reels under cold; dense fog claims 5 lives, affects rail

Shallow foggy conditions were witnessed in the national capital in the morning leading to cancellation of 22 trains.

14 Dec 2016 9:03 PM

Clean the city on a war-footing: Delhi HC to civic bodies, govt

The counsel for the Delhi government and various civic bodies said they were ready for the drive, which will begin from December 16.

14 Dec 2016 8:46 PM

Apply mind before using pellet guns in J&K: SC

The court was hearing an appeal filed by J&K High Court Bar Association against the HC order seeking stay on use of pellet guns.

14 Dec 2016 8:08 PM

Mumbai, 6 other airports to go 'tag-free' for hand baggage from tomorrow

Besides Mumbai, the other airports where the trial will be conducted are Chennai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Bengaluru.

14 Dec 2016 8:03 PM


Task force on Indus Water Treaty in one week's time

The Indus Waters Treaty of 1960 covers the water distribution and sharing rights of 6 rivers – Beas, Ravi, Sutlej, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum.

14 Dec 2016 6:38 PM

Assam Rifles shoots dead 2 ULFA (I) rebels, arrests 6 others in Arunachal

Security sources said that group of Ulfa (I) rebels was moving towards some undisclosed location near Indo-Myanmar border.

14 Dec 2016 6:17 PM

Joblessness may lead to unrest in country: President

'India, with the second largest population in the world, will face a major challenge in the coming years,' he said.

14 Dec 2016 5:31 PM

Try not to use pellet guns till we find an alternative: Mehbooba to forces

The Chief Minister was speaking at the passing-out parade of Jammu and Kashmir Police in south Kashmir.

14 Dec 2016 5:10 PM

Efforts on to make Hindi an official language of the UN: govt

'The government continues its efforts in popularising Hindi worldwide Sushma Swaraj,' said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha

14 Dec 2016 4:41 PM


Expose Modi's corruption outside Parliament: Kejriwal dares Rahul

He was reacting to Rahul's remarks that he wants to present in the Lok Sabha detailed information about 'personal corruption' by Modi.

14 Dec 2016 4:34 PM

RS passes Disabilities Bill; up to 2 years jail, Rs 5 lakh fine for discrimination

The Bill stipulates two-year jail term and a maximum fine of Rs 5 lakh for discriminating against differently-abled persons

14 Dec 2016 4:18 PM

Senior Karnataka minister quits over alleged sex CD scandal

'I have done nothing wrong. I have requested the Chief Minister to hold an inquiry,' the minister said.

14 Dec 2016 4:05 PM

Getting rid of black money very high on my agenda: Modi

He also said economic process in India is being geared towards activities vital for generating employment or self-employment opportunities.

14 Dec 2016 3:52 PM

Govt trying to implement GST from April 1: Rajnath

'GDP may see a rise of 1.75 per cent to 2 per cent due to the implementation of GST,' the Union Minister said.

14 Dec 2016 3:29 PM


'Frustrated' Rahul bluffing on having info on PM: Centre

'The Congress Party and Rahul Gandhi have been exposed in front of the world,' Ananth Kumar said.

14 Dec 2016 3:16 PM

SC to resume hearing of four 2012 Delhi gangrape case convicts today

They challenged a Delhi High Court order that ordered four of them to the gallows considering the case rarest of rare.

14 Dec 2016 3:10 PM

I have info on PM's personal corruption: Rahul

'The Prime Minister is personally terrified with the information that I have,' the Congress leader said.

14 Dec 2016 1:16 PM

Modi expected to speak in Lok Sabha today

BJP and Congress had issued whips asking their members in both Houses to ensure their presence for the remainder of the Winter session.

14 Dec 2016 11:51 AM

Rural jobs hit, government wary

Eye on polls, Centre seeks to soften note ban impact.

14 Dec 2016 3:07 AM