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  India   All India  15 Dec 2016

India, All india, 15 Dec 2016

Reveal ‘explosive info’ against Modi to the police: Swamy dares Rahul Gandhi

Having knowledge of any offence and not reporting it to the authorities carries a punishment of three years, Swamy said.

15 Dec 2016 9:06 PM

Congress has a lot to hide in chopper scam, Sonia Gandhi should reply: Govt

Blaming Rahul for stalling of both houses, Ananth Kumar lashed out, calling him 'mastermind of gagging the Parliament.'

15 Dec 2016 8:43 PM

MHA withdraws former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi's NSG security cover

Gogoi for his part alleged that the Central government had withdrawn his security cover only because he criticised their policies.

15 Dec 2016 8:37 PM

Note ban: MEA working on easing problems faced by foreign missions

Russian embassy in Delhi and several other missions had voiced their serious concern to the government over the restrictions on withdrawal.

15 Dec 2016 8:27 PM

Malda: Angry customers pelt stones at SBI branch, smash ATM

Police said a closed ATM near the branch was also smashed by angry residents.

15 Dec 2016 8:23 PM


NCP scrapes past BJP in 2nd phase of Maharashtra local body polls

The polling to elect 324 councillors and 14 municipal council presidents in Latur and Pune districts was held on Wednesday.

15 Dec 2016 8:20 PM

I understand Advani’s pain, says LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

The veteran parliamentarian gave vent to his pain and anguish soon after the Speaker adjourned the House for the day amid ruckus.

15 Dec 2016 7:36 PM

Congress workers show RBI Governor black flags at Kolkata airport

They also raised slogans 'Urjit Patel go back' and 'Urjit Patel hai hai'.

15 Dec 2016 7:25 PM

RBI should not be politically misused, Mamata tells Urjit Patel in meeting

Earlier, Patel attended a meeting of RBI central board at the apex bank's office in Kolkata where TMC and CPI-M staged demonstrations.

15 Dec 2016 7:16 PM

Pune: IT dept seizes Rs 8.8 crore cash in new notes from bank lockers

The department has also found alleged irregularities in the operation of these lockers, acquired in a single name in August.

15 Dec 2016 7:03 PM


Ready to resolve differences on Indus Treaty with Pak through dialogue: MEA

India had advised the World Bank, which is a party to the Treaty, not to rush for initiating two parallel processes simultaneously.

15 Dec 2016 6:49 PM

2 lakh ATMs recalibrated, focus now on printing Rs 500 notes: Govt

Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das also said that the new Rs 500 and Rs 2000 notes are difficult to counterfeit.

15 Dec 2016 6:40 PM

JD(U) hails SC order on ban on liquor shops along highways

The JD-U spokesman further claimed that the 'revolutionary' step of prohibition has accelerated pace of economic prosperity of Bihar.

15 Dec 2016 6:18 PM

Govt likely to hike salaries of SC, HC judges soon

As the Winter session of Parliament is coming to an end on Friday, the bill would now come up in the Budget session.

15 Dec 2016 6:11 PM

K'taka to release 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water to TN till Jan 4: SC

The Centre said it was left to the government to frame a scheme for implementation of the tribunal award.

15 Dec 2016 5:19 PM


Rs 1 crore award, weekly prizes for digital payments: Govt

Transactions using RuPay, USSD, UPI and AEPS will be covered under the scheme, but not credit card and e-wallet payments.

15 Dec 2016 5:03 PM

Pakistan shouldn't impede exercise of Indus Treaty rights by India: Govt

Pakistan's Foreign Ministry has made several statements on the alleged violations of the Treaty by India.

15 Dec 2016 4:52 PM

Rs 40 lakh seized in new currency notes from 3 people in Rajasthan

The income tax department has been informed about the seizure and further action is being taken by them.

15 Dec 2016 4:50 PM

Advani fighting for democracy in BJP: Rahul Gandhi

LK Advani earlier today said that he felt like quitting the Lok Sabha due to the continuing ruckus over demonetisation.

15 Dec 2016 4:39 PM

Axis Bank in IT net again, Rs 60 crore found deposited by 20 fake firms

Last week, the department had found 44 fake accounts in one of Axis Bank’s Delhi branches.

15 Dec 2016 2:06 PM