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  India   All India  17 Jul 2018

India, All india, 17 Jul 2018

Rahul Gandhi constitutes CWC, convenes first meet on July 22

The new Congress Working Committee (CWC) includes 23 members, 19 permanent invitees and 9 special invitees.

17 Jul 2018 9:28 PM

Punjab cop tied up, beaten severely over ‘rape’ attempt

The victim was rescued by Kotkapura SHO and was admitted to Guru Gobind Singh Medical College in Faridkot in a critical condition.

17 Jul 2018 9:06 PM

Open-air jail cafe, run by prisoners, big hit among tourists in Shimla

Apart from this, six mobile vans are being run by over 135 prisoners in Shimla, Nahan and Dharamshala.

17 Jul 2018 8:24 PM

Kerala: At least 12 dead, over 34,000 in relief camps as rains disrupt normal life

In the second spell of rains, around 36 houses were completely destroyed while 1,214 suffered partial damage, officials said.

17 Jul 2018 8:13 PM

Speech misinterpreted: Kumaraswamy on Cong-JD(S) alliance

At an event last week, Kumaraswamy fought back tears at a party function when he said that he was 'swallowing pain of the coalition govt'.

17 Jul 2018 6:35 PM


Watch: Lawyers thrash 18 men who sexually assaulted Chennai minor

In a video, posted by news agency ANI, the enraged lawyers can be seen beating up the accused mercilessly.

17 Jul 2018 5:33 PM

SC reserves verdict on pleas seeking decriminalisation of Section 377

A five-judge constitution bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra concluded hearing the arguments on the contentious issue after four days.

17 Jul 2018 5:06 PM

In MP, woman gives birth in moving bus after being denied ambulance

The woman was allegedly turned away by community hospital she approached and was instead referred to a district hospital.

17 Jul 2018 4:55 PM

BJP youth workers thrash activist Swami Agnivesh in Jharkhand

BJP workers were protesting his visit in the region and attacked him when he was on his way to an event.

17 Jul 2018 4:27 PM

Cooperate for Parliament's smooth functioning: PM Modi urges political parties

Addressing the leaders of various parties, PM Narendra Modi asked them to raise their issues in the House as people expected them to do so.

17 Jul 2018 4:09 PM


Joined railways to do our job, not service seniors: Employee tells Piyush Goyal

Soon after taking over in September 2017, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal had instructed officials to not use their juniors for menial jobs.

17 Jul 2018 3:34 PM

I stand with last in line, religion doesn't matter: Rahul on 'Muslim party' row

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has been in controversy over reports that called the Congress a 'Muslim Party'.

17 Jul 2018 2:19 PM

WB: Mentally challenged woman beaten up on suspicion of being child lifter

Locals claimed that the woman was spotted in the neighbourhood a few times over the past few days and used candies to lure children.

17 Jul 2018 2:07 PM

India struggles to stay cool amidst global warming: report

Indians are at risk from lack of access to cooling as global warming continues to threaten health and climate.

17 Jul 2018 1:54 PM

Watch: Villagers rescue family of 4 after car plunges into Navi Mumbai river

The dramatic footage shows how the family, including their young child, sat on top of the car which was almost submerged under water.

17 Jul 2018 1:48 PM


Lokpal selection committee to meet on July 19 to form search panel: Centre tells SC

Government told bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi that search committee would have to recommend a panel of names for appointing a Lokpal.

17 Jul 2018 1:22 PM

Mobocracy can't be allowed, act to curb cow violence: SC to Centre, states

No citizen can take law in their hands, Supreme Court said; matter up again on August 28.

17 Jul 2018 11:02 AM

Cong doing to Kumaraswamy what it did to Deve Gowda: Arun Jaitley

Non-ideological coalitions’ only aim is survival and not service of the nation, Union minister Arun Jaitley said in a Facebook post.

17 Jul 2018 9:44 AM

UP: Imam issued fatwa against woman for opposing triple talaq in Bareilly

'No medicines will be provided if she falls ill. If she dies, no one is allowed to offer 'namaz' on her 'zanaja',' Imam said quoting fatwa.

17 Jul 2018 9:32 AM

All child care homes run by MoC to be inspected after baby selling racket

Maneka Gandhi asked state govts to ensure that all child care institutions get registered and linked to CARA within a month.

17 Jul 2018 9:12 AM