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  India   All India  17 Apr 2017

India, All india, 17 Apr 2017

Attacks on political activists in Kashmir, matter of concern, says PDP

Amnesty International has termed the attacks on mainstream political activists as human rights abuse and asked for immediate halt to these.

17 Apr 2017 9:00 PM

Plastic bullets to be used for crowd control in Kashmir, pellet guns 'last resort'

Thousands of plastic bullets were produced and sent to the Kashmir Valley for use by the law enforcement agencies.

17 Apr 2017 8:42 PM

Dozens injured in intense clashes between students, police in Kashmir

In Srinagar, several students of Government Women’s College at Moulana Azad Road fainted after the police fired tear and pepper gas shells.

17 Apr 2017 6:25 PM

Air India mulls fine up to Rs 15 lakh on unruly fliers

The latest proposal comes less than a month after Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad assaulted a staffer of the national carrier at the airport.

17 Apr 2017 5:45 PM

Govt's responsibility to bring back Kulbhushan Jadhav: Allahabad HC

A military court in Pakistan had earlier last week found Jadhav guilty on two counts of espionage and sentenced him to death.

17 Apr 2017 3:45 PM


Auction Sahara’s Aamby Valley, says SC as chief Subrata Roy fails to pay up

The apex court has ordered Bombay High court to be the official liquidator for the transaction.

17 Apr 2017 3:00 PM

Triple talaq is like Draupadi's disrobing, those silent equally guilty: Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath on Monday called for an end to the practice of triple talaq, and advocated the implementation of a Uniform Civil Code.

17 Apr 2017 1:19 PM

Don’t take law into hands, report issues to govt: Yogi to HYV

The Hindu Yuva Vahini was in the news recently for beating up a Muslim youth in Meerut for being in a relationship with a Hindu girl.

17 Apr 2017 1:13 PM

SC highway liquor ban: Women stage dharna, say don't want vends in villages

The protest took place on Sunday while traffic movement on the Mansurpur-Shahpur road was affected for several hours.

17 Apr 2017 1:12 PM

Let Muslims solve triple talaq issue themselves: Digvijay Singh

A five-judge constitution bench of the apex court will start hearing from May 11 the petitions against triple talaq.

17 Apr 2017 12:24 PM


J&K: Amid frosty ties, Pak violates ceasefire along LoC again; 6th time this month

Army troops deployed on forward posts retaliated and the exchange was continuing till last reports came in.

17 Apr 2017 10:48 AM

TN: Deputy ADMK chief TTV Dinakaran booked for trying to bribe EC

Dhinakaran's alleged middleman was arrested on Sunday night. Rs 50 crores were to be paid to Election Commission as bribe.

17 Apr 2017 10:17 AM

Don't visit home for next few months: J&K Police dept to officers

The advisory issued by the police headquarters referred to the recent violent incidents in the Valley.

17 Apr 2017 9:46 AM

Don't visit hometowns for next few months: J&K Police to officers

Many security forces personnel have been killed in Kashmir, but the trend of attack on families is causing worry in Srinagar and Jammu.

17 Apr 2017 9:41 AM

Ex-militant, lawyer shot dead in Kashmir

One of the deceased was previously a commander of counter-insurgent force known as 'Ikhwan'.

17 Apr 2017 8:28 AM


J&K: FIR against Army for tying man to jeep as 'human shield'

The video went viral on the social media and evoked angry response across Jammu and Kashmir and the country alike.

17 Apr 2017 8:05 AM

PM Modi offers prayers at Lingaraj Temple

Priests and temple trust officials presented Modi with a “khandua” and accompanied him to the temple.

17 Apr 2017 7:05 AM

Vote for Modi in 2019, help build ‘New India’: BJP

The resolution, however, was silent on core issues like Ram Mandir, Article 370 and Uniform Civil Code.

17 Apr 2017 6:32 AM

Budgetary directions for the water sector in Telangana

For the irrigation sector, the allocation to total outlay has fallen from 8.87 per cent in 1990-91 to 4.60 per cent in 2015-16.

17 Apr 2017 6:24 AM

PM Modi reaches out to Muslims

Raises the triple talaq issue, says ‘Muslim sisters’ must get justice.

17 Apr 2017 6:23 AM