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  India   All India  16 Jan 2018

India, All india, 16 Jan 2018

Viral video: UP BJP leader threatens police for filing case against Hindus

The leader, Kapil Dutt Sharma, had been named in a case linked to a communal flare-up between Hindu and Muslim shopkeepers.

16 Jan 2018 8:17 PM

Cong, Hardik Patel come in support of Togadia, slam BJP over issue

Cong leader Arjun Modhwadia demanded an independent inquiry into Togadia's allegation.

16 Jan 2018 7:12 PM

No question of illegality if adults marry consensually, says Govt lawyer

SC on Tuesday, rapped the Centre for failing to prevent attacks on couples, who opted for love marriages, and diktats of 'khap panchayats'.

16 Jan 2018 7:08 PM

SC asks BJP leader to explain locus over filing appeal in Bofors case

The Supreme Court has now decided to hear the matter on February 2.

16 Jan 2018 6:37 PM

Top priority for basic amenities in areas with more SC, ST: Nitish Kumar

Kumar's statement came in the backdrop of a recent incident where stones were hurled at his cavalcade reportedly by a group of Dalits.

16 Jan 2018 6:17 PM


Madurai: 'Jallikattu' takes life of 3, injures over 25 in CM presence

CM K Palaniswami inaugurated the event, which saw the participation of nearly 1,100 bulls and 1,500 sportsmen vying for honours.

16 Jan 2018 5:55 PM

After Rajasthan, Haryana bans 'Padmavat' despite CBFC nod

Health Minister Anil Vij said that Padmavati is the symbol of Indian women's pride and her character assassination will not be tolerated.

16 Jan 2018 5:32 PM

Illegal to attack inter-caste marriages: SC slams khap panchayat

The apex court said if an adult man and woman marry, no khap, panchayat, individual or society can question them.

16 Jan 2018 5:23 PM

No Haj subsidy, we empower minority with dignity: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi said that despite the subsidy withdrawal, a record number of 1.75 lakh Muslims will undertake the pilgrimage from India this year.

16 Jan 2018 5:06 PM

CJI meets 4 rebel SC judges, problems seem far from over: reports

The SC sources said the Chief Justice met the four judges for about 15 minutes before starting the normal work of the day.

16 Jan 2018 4:09 PM


ED summons Lalu's son-in law in lieu of money laundering probe

The agency has allegedly detected some funds being transferred by Rahul Yadav to his mother-in-law Rabri Devi, the wife of Lalu Prasad.

16 Jan 2018 3:35 PM

Drought always follows Cong, they're 'twin brothers': Modi in Rajasthan

Modi said the previous government allotted Rs 500 crores for OROP even after knowing that this number was not the accurate figure.

16 Jan 2018 3:25 PM

FIR filed against Cong leader for portraying Modi as ‘Ravana’ in poster

In the poster Rahul was seen carrying a bow and an arrow, pointing towards Prime Minister Modi.

16 Jan 2018 3:12 PM

Attempts being made to kill, frame in fake cases, claims Pravin Togadia

Togadia's remark came a day after he had reportedly gone missing and was later found admitted in a hospital in Ahmedabad.

16 Jan 2018 1:36 PM

Give docs on Loya death to independent probe seekers: SC to Maha govt

The bench was hearing 2 PILs seeking independent probe into the case and adjourned the hearing for a week later, without specifying dates.

16 Jan 2018 12:57 PM


SC crisis unresolved, will take more time: AG a day after 'settled' remark

Four SC senior judges on Jan 12 held a press meet to question the 'biased and unilateral' decision made by the CJI.

16 Jan 2018 11:00 AM

UP: Doctors unavailable, minor awaits medical test for 2 days

A case has been lodged under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

16 Jan 2018 9:27 AM

Getting threat calls, key witness of 1984 anti-Sikh riots tells court

The court will hear the matter on Feb 7. Sheela Kaur's husband, brother-in-law and father-in-law were killed in 1984 riots.

16 Jan 2018 8:50 AM

Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul, no casualties

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said there was no fire in the incident.

16 Jan 2018 8:19 AM

Ahmedabad: ‘Missing’ VHP leader Pravin Togadia found in hospital

Gujarat VHP general secretary Ranchod Bharward said in Ahmedabad that Togadia was traced, but didn't disclose where he was found.

16 Jan 2018 8:03 AM