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  India   All India  16 Aug 2017

India, All india, 16 Aug 2017

US State Dept declares Hizbul Mujahideen 'global terrorist organisation'

The US State Department had in June this year declared the PoK-based HM chief Syed Salahuddin a ‘Specially Designated Global Terrorist’.

16 Aug 2017 8:56 PM

India-China hold Border Personnel Meeting in J&K to discuss peace

As per sources, issues to ensure strengthening of existing mechanism for maintaining peace and tranquillity were discussed.

16 Aug 2017 7:36 PM

J&K: LeT top commander killed in Pulwama encounter

Muhammad Ayub Lone alias Ayub Lalhari was travelling in a Tavera car when the security forces intercepted it outside Banderpora village.

16 Aug 2017 7:32 PM

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC appoints panel to examine over 235 cases

The apex court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra passed this verdict while hearing the plea filed by Gurlad Singh Kahlon.

16 Aug 2017 5:33 PM

Modi's J&K agenda will enable Pakistan to misbehave: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul was in Bengaluru to inaugurate Indira Canteen, Karnataka government’s subsidised outlets.

16 Aug 2017 4:43 PM


No confrontation between Indian, Chinese troops in Arunachal: MoD

The Army has also issued a statement saying that India's 70th Independence Day on Tuesday was "well celebrated all across border areas."

16 Aug 2017 3:33 PM

Amma...err...Indira: Rahul goofs up at subsidised canteens' launch in Bengaluru

Rahul made another mistake in his speech, when he said Karnataka govt will expand the programme to 'every single city in Bangalore'.

16 Aug 2017 3:03 PM

Cabinet approves new metro policy for expansion across country

The metro policy will talk about standardising norms and developing a procurement mechanism for implementation of the projects.

16 Aug 2017 2:01 PM

Netaji's grandson calls out WB CM, TMC 'goons' for defiling bust

CK Bose apprised that he had given 24 hours to Mamata to arrest the culprit, but nothing has happened so far.

16 Aug 2017 1:40 PM

Father of dead child files complaint against UP health minister

Rajbhar, the father of the deceased child, had admitted his child for treatment on August 10. He hails from Gopalganj in Bihar.

16 Aug 2017 12:17 PM


2-yr-old boy in Andhra rescued from open borewell after 11-hr rescue op

A team of doctors examined the boy and declared that boy not injured but was only dehydrated.

16 Aug 2017 11:26 AM

WB: Miscreants partly damage, smear coal tar on Netaji statue

The Netaji statue was to be installed in the Panchra village panchayat office compound during the Independence Day function.

16 Aug 2017 10:43 AM

NIA raids 12 locations in Kashmir in terror funding case

Officials said those being searched on Wednesday have alleged links to persons being investigated in this case.

16 Aug 2017 10:29 AM

DD, AIR refused to broadcast my I-Day speech, alleges Tripura CM

There was no immediate reaction from the Prasar Bharati, which runs Doordarshan and All India Radio.

16 Aug 2017 9:33 AM

Indian troops thwart Chinese soldiers' incursion bid in Ladakh

Chinese troops had managed to enter up to Finger Four area in the region from where they were sent back.

16 Aug 2017 8:32 AM


Swine flu check: U.P. govt asks Schools to suspend assemblies

Official sources said that 21 deaths had taken place due to swine flu.

16 Aug 2017 2:24 AM

I don’t want to mix activism with politics, says Prakash Ambedkar

He is comfortable identifying himself as an activist rather than a politician.

16 Aug 2017 2:18 AM

Indian soldiers mark 61-day vigil at Doka La

In happier times, Indian and Chinese army personnel exchanged sweets.

16 Aug 2017 1:53 AM

Workers set part of port ablaze

Bodies of three labourers were rescued and three others were shifted to the hospital while few labourers were still feared to be trapped at the site.

16 Aug 2017 1:47 AM

Despite Naxal ban, tricolour hoisted

The children of Rewari village in Dantewada district of the state marched to their schools early Tuesday morning.

16 Aug 2017 1:42 AM