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  India   All India  17 Feb 2018

India, All india, 17 Feb 2018

Women empowerment only possible through legal step: Nitish Kumar

The Bihar CM pitched for the reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies.

17 Feb 2018 9:02 PM

Abishek Singhvi threatens Sitharaman with legal action, denies blame

Singhvi said, 'Neither My wife, sons nor me have anything whatsoever to do with Gitanjali or Nirav Modi companies.'

17 Feb 2018 6:39 PM

Amit Shah told me to create Communist-mukt India: Tripura BJP state secy

Sunil Deodhar said that the upcoming Tripura elections is more 'CP(M) hatao than Modi lao' sentiments.

17 Feb 2018 6:12 PM

NiMo scam: PM sleeps while thieves flee with country's wealth, accuses Cong

Kapil Sibal accused the Prime Minister's office and the finance ministry of turning a blind eye to the multi-crore bank scam.

17 Feb 2018 5:06 PM

Patna: RJD leaders create ruckus, allege Sushil Modi of mocking Lalu

Sushil Modi in his address said that the four former chief ministers of the country are in jail on corruption charges.

17 Feb 2018 4:36 PM


MCGM terms hoarding illegal, then uses it for PM's event, faces HC

The MCGM used the 90x20 ft hoarding in suburban Bandra for advertisement of the Magnetic Maharashtra Convergence conclave.

17 Feb 2018 4:01 PM

We're doing what Congress didn’t do: Sitharaman on PNB fraud case

Sitharaman asked the Congress to explain the circumstances under which the Allahabad Bank official Dinesh Dubey was forced to resign.

17 Feb 2018 3:31 PM

Cylinder blast in Ajmer claims at least 6 lives, several injured

The incident took place on Friday evening around 6:00 pm.

17 Feb 2018 3:20 PM

Congress holds BJP responsible for Nirav Modi fraud case

Both Congress and the BJP have been holding the other responsible for the fraud, with Surjewala even calling Nirav Modi as 'Chota Modi'.

17 Feb 2018 3:04 PM

India-Iran sign 9 bilateral agreements with special focus on Chabahar port

Earlier on Saturday, Rouhani met Modi and held delegation-level talks at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

17 Feb 2018 2:55 PM


Religion is ‘personal’; don’t mix it with politics: Venkaiah Naidu

In socio-economic context of pre-Independence India, removal of barriers to social integration of Dalits was a big challenge, Naidu said.

17 Feb 2018 2:35 PM

UP police congratulates self, says criminals scared of crime, not cops

UP Police tweet comes after criminals were seen carrying placards apologising for behaviour, promising not get involved in crime hereafter.

17 Feb 2018 2:25 PM

38-yr-old man in money crunch kills wife, 2 minor daughters, hangs self

The police suspected that the man from Pune committed suicide after killing the three due to financial woes.

17 Feb 2018 2:08 PM

Arvinder Singh Lovely makes a u-turn, joins Cong, says was ‘misfit in BJP’

Arvinder Singh Lovely had joined BJP in April in 2017 raking up allegations of bribery in ticket distribution for MCD polls by the Congress.

17 Feb 2018 1:28 PM

Girls still unwanted: Sex ratio dips in major states, Gujarat falls 53 pts

The Niti Aayog report stressed the need to effectively implement the PCPNDT Act and the need to check sex-selective abortion.

17 Feb 2018 12:58 PM


UP officials fudge records, create 527 fake farmers to earn over Rs 2 cr, booked

A First Information Report (FIR) was filed against the officials and the middlemen.

17 Feb 2018 12:38 PM

PNB scam: CBI arrests bank ex-official, prime accused Gokulnath Shetty

Shetty and two others apprehended will be produced before CBI special court in Mumbai later on Saturday.

17 Feb 2018 12:36 PM

CBI registers fresh FIR against Mehul Choksi in PNB fraud case

The CBI has alleged that the new FIR pertains to 143 LOUs worth over Rs 4,886 crore fraudulently issued to three companies of Choksi.

17 Feb 2018 11:50 AM

Trudeau to focus on job creation, strengthening bilateral ties in visit to India

The prime ministers will reaffirm the close friendship between the two countries, and discuss ways to further deepen bilateral cooperation.

17 Feb 2018 11:35 AM

15 tribal students who couldn’t write NEET 2017 given compensation of Rs 2 lakh each

The NHRC recommended that the students of Eklavya Model Residential School who could not write exam be given free coaching for NEET 2018.

17 Feb 2018 11:16 AM