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  India   All India  19 Jun 2017

India, All india, 19 Jun 2017

Keeping poll promise, Punjab govt declares crop loan waiver of 8.75 lakh farmers

Speaking at the Assembly, the CM noted the move would benefit 10.25 lakh farmers, including 8.75 lakh farmers up to 5 acres.

19 Jun 2017 9:33 PM

Maiden India-Afghanistan cargo flight lands in Delhi

A similar cargo flight from Delhi to Kabul had earlier carried 100 tonnes of cargo on June 18, 2017 from Delhi to Kabul.

19 Jun 2017 8:59 PM

WB demands 250 paramilitary personnel, Home Ministry sends half the number

Home Minister Rajnath Singh had on Sunday appealed to protesters not to resort to violence and instead hold dialogue to resolve any issue.

19 Jun 2017 8:35 PM

Arunachal Pradesh: Army rescues 200 stranded civilians post massive landslide

Since June 13, heavy and incessant rain has battered West Kameng district with multiple landslides resulting in traffic blockade.

19 Jun 2017 8:05 PM

Kashmir valley celebrates Pak’s win in ICC Champions Trophy

Towards the end of the match, people were out on the streets-dancing, bursting crackers and beating drums amid shouts ‘Long live Pakistan’.

19 Jun 2017 7:14 PM


Centre, state using us as pawns: Darjeeling MLA on BJP MP's absence from hills

The GJM is an ally of the BJP; it was with the help of the GJM that the saffron party won the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat twice in 2009, '14.

19 Jun 2017 2:50 PM

Celebrations in Kashmir after Pak's Champion's Trophy victory

Beating drums and singing songs, youths burst crackers and raised slogans in favour of Pakistan.

19 Jun 2017 2:02 PM

Bihar: 6 men gangrape class 10 girl, push her from moving train; 1 nabbed

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has assured the girl of bringing the perpetrators of this horrific crime to justice.

19 Jun 2017 12:00 PM

WB CM leaves for Netherlands amidst GJM protests

Mamata said at the Kolkata airport that violent protests will not be tolerated and her ministers are monitoring the situation in the hills.

19 Jun 2017 11:20 AM

Odisha mob bashes mentally-ill brothers, ties to pole for 'child kidnapping'

The bizarre mob, which even beat up the young boys' father, did so while hundreds of bystanders watched them carry on with the atrocity.

19 Jun 2017 10:52 AM


Shah declares Bihar Governor, Dalit leader Ram Nath Kovind as NDA's prez candidate

Shah said Ram Nath Kovind’s name was decided upon after consultations with Oppn leaders, including Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

19 Jun 2017 10:16 AM

Delhi hospital declares newborn dead, kin finds baby alive before burial

The infant's father said, the hospital staff had declared the baby dead, sealed the body in a pack and handed it over to them for burial.

19 Jun 2017 9:43 AM

Arson in Kalimpong, GJM leaders march with bodies of 2 supporters

The GJM denied its involvement in the Kalimpong violence alleging these were a ‘handiwork’ of the TMC to ‘malign’ its party.

19 Jun 2017 9:09 AM

Wrap-up: Airlines bar TDP mp after fracas

According to J.C. Prabhakar Reddy, brother of the Anantapur MP, the tour was planned well in advance.

19 Jun 2017 1:46 AM

Wrap-up: More ‘banking’ on Aadhaar

Aadhaar has been made compulsory to file Income-Tax returns or applying for PAN, which also needs to be linked to Aadhaar.

19 Jun 2017 1:45 AM


Baby born on flight gets lifetime pass

Plane was over Arabian Sea when passenger went into labour.

19 Jun 2017 1:32 AM

Another MP farmer ends life by hanging self

“The state government has earmarked Rs 12,000 crore for the purpose,” an official spokesman said on Sunday.

19 Jun 2017 1:24 AM

Modi govt to crack whip on non-performing bureaucrats

DoPT initiates exercise to examine service records of 67K employees.

19 Jun 2017 1:12 AM

New MHA plan: States will help manage borders

The MHA sources said most of the border states had welcomed this initiative by the home ministry, as they will now have a greater say in this matter.

19 Jun 2017 1:07 AM

Rajnath Singh urges all to join Darjeeling talks

Mr Singh also talked about his conversation with Ms Banerjee, saying she had briefed about the situation.

19 Jun 2017 12:57 AM