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  India   All India  15 Jan 2019

India, All india, 15 Jan 2019

‘Support freedom of religion but need debate on mass conversion’: Rajnath Singh

'Whether we win or lose... we will not discriminate among people,' Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.

15 Jan 2019 8:59 PM

25 pc hike in varsities’ seats to enable quota for general category poor

The decision was taken at meeting of officials from HRD ministry, the UGC and the All India Council of Technical Education.

15 Jan 2019 8:27 PM

‘Rush for govt jobs doesn’t mean lack of job opportunities’: Piyush Goyal

Job security irrespective of performance is attraction of government jobs, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal added.

15 Jan 2019 8:12 PM

CAG refuses to share Rafale audit; cites breach of Parliament

In an RTI reply, the CAG said audit is under process and any disclosure at this stage will amount to breach of the Parliament's privilege.

15 Jan 2019 6:54 PM

'One of the most shameful conduct': PM Modi slams Kerala govt over Sabarimala

'We knew communists don't respect Indian history, culture but nobody imagined that they will have such hatred, PM Modi said.

15 Jan 2019 6:39 PM


6 die as boat capsizes in Narmada river in Maharashtra

Altogether 36 persons have been rescued so far, and are admitted to a local hospital, an official said.

15 Jan 2019 6:14 PM

Jagan Mohan Reddy's sister accuses TDP of 'defaming' her, files complaint

YS Sharmila accused TDP of defaming her and spreading fake rumours against her.

15 Jan 2019 6:00 PM

Maharashtra minister’s chair breaks as he tries to sit during inspection

The incident took place at Jamhar PHC in predominantly tribal Jawhar taluka in Palghar.

15 Jan 2019 4:15 PM

SAC approves formation of 2 women police battalions in J&K with 2,014 posts

The move is aimed at equipping J&K Police to effectively deal with crimes against women and give due representation to women in the force.

15 Jan 2019 3:56 PM

Supreme Court denies permission for BJP’s 'rath yatra' in West Bengal

The top court asked BJP to seek fresh approval from authorities for its Bengal 'Rath Yatra'.

15 Jan 2019 3:25 PM


CBI officer probing Akhilesh's role in sand mining scam transferred

Anish Prasad, who was deputy director of CBI, will now be investigating the sand mining scam.

15 Jan 2019 3:21 PM

‘Our MLAs are with us,’ says DK Shivakumar over Karnataka poaching row

The charges of horse-trading were triggered after 3 Karnataka Congress MLAs visited Mumbai on Monday, reportedly along with some BJP MLAs.

15 Jan 2019 3:13 PM

BSF officer killed in sniper fire from Pakistan in J&K’s Samba sector

Assistant Commandant Vinay Prasad was hit by sniper shot around 10:50 am when he was 'carrying out border domination' along IB.

15 Jan 2019 3:09 PM

Man detained over threat to kidnap Delhi CM Kejriwal’s daughter

The accused has been identified as Vikas Rai who is a resident of Bihar’s Samastipur.

15 Jan 2019 3:08 PM

Past governments ruled like ‘sultanates': PM Modi

PM Modi said some people are opposing celebration of International Yoga Day without understanding that yoga is our ancient asset.

15 Jan 2019 2:52 PM


Eastern Army Commander rules out possible ‘fallout’ over NRC final list

‘We are alive to the threat on cyber front. To that end we are thinking of making a cyber agency,’ Lt Gen Naravane also said.

15 Jan 2019 2:48 PM

'Dahi chura' feasts on Makar Sankranti symbolise NDA leaders’ unity in Bihar

Nitish Kumar, Sushil Kumar Modi and Ram Vilas Paswan moved from one venue to another to join feast hosted by leaders of NDA constituents.

15 Jan 2019 2:36 PM

‘Will take strong action against inimical moves’: Army chief warns Pak

'We are ensuring moral dominance along the border in Jammu and Kashmir,' Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said.

15 Jan 2019 2:11 PM

Come clean on Alok Verma, make details of meeting public: Kharge to PM

'Actions of the government indicate that it's scared of a CBI headed by an independent director,' Kharge wrote in his letter to PM Modi.

15 Jan 2019 1:52 PM

Court to consider chargesheet against Kanhaiya Kumar in JNU sedition case on Jan 19

Delhi police had filed chargesheet against Kanhaiya Kumar, others for raising seditious slogans raised at JNU campus in Feb 2016.

15 Jan 2019 1:46 PM