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  India   All India  20 Aug 2018

India, All india, 20 Aug 2018

Complaint filed against Navjot Singh Sidhu for hugging Pak Army chief

The lawyer later told reporters that the court has fixed August 24 for the next hearing.

20 Aug 2018 9:26 PM

Why can’t Yogi Adityanath be prosecuted for 'hate speech', SC asks UP govt

The SC issued notice returnable in 4 weeks on special leave petition against Allahabad HC order rejecting plea for action for hate speech.

20 Aug 2018 8:58 PM

In daring op, Navy rescues pregnant woman, paralysed from waist down, in Kerala

The task was highly challenging as it required the helicopter to stay rock-steady to ensure that the woman does not suffer any injuries.

20 Aug 2018 8:38 PM

Medical negligence: Sweeper gives stitches to patient in Gujarat's Bharuch Civil hospital

In the video, class four employee of the hospital was seen giving stitches to a man, despite nurses and a doctor being present at the scene.

20 Aug 2018 8:24 PM

Centre declares Kerala floods a ‘calamity of severe nature’

The decision has been taken considering the damage caused by rains and floods this monsoon season, especially in last one week, in Kerala.

20 Aug 2018 8:15 PM


Pak’s 'U-turn', says foreign minister never said PM Modi offered dialogue

Pak foreign minister had claimed PM wrote a letter to Imran Khan indicating beginning of talks between 2 countries.

20 Aug 2018 7:12 PM

Sidhu didn't visit Pak as Congress leader but as Imran's friend: Jaiveer Shergill

'The BJP claimed that his visit to Pakistan is an act of treachery. Then, what was PM Modi's visit to Pakistan all about?' Shrgill asked.

20 Aug 2018 7:08 PM

Watch: Pilot makes rooftop landing in Kerala to rescue flood victims, video goes viral

The video of rescue operation by Navy’s Seaking 42B helicopter at the flood-ravaged Chalakudy town has gone viral on social media.

20 Aug 2018 6:42 PM

Will give strong reply when needed: Sidhu on row over Pak Army chief hug

Sidhu's comments come after Amarinder ticked off his cabinet colleague for hugging Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

20 Aug 2018 6:35 PM

Telangana goof-up, government ad features woman with wrong man as husband

The Information and Public Relations Department issued notices to 2 agencies which undertook the ad campaign, seeking explanation.

20 Aug 2018 6:28 PM


PNB fraud: CBI court grants bail to ex-MD Usha Ananthasubramanian

Earlier this month, the court had taken cognisance of the sanction granted by the President to prosecute Ananthasubramanian in the case.

20 Aug 2018 6:25 PM

More bodies found as water recedes in Kerala, outbreak of diseases feared

After more than a week of fierce downpours, rainfall eased on Monday and flood levels fell in some districts.

20 Aug 2018 5:02 PM

Remembering birthdays we celebrated together: Rahul on father Rajiv Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi tweeted that his father was 'a kind, gentle and affectionate man whose untimely death left a deep void in my life'.

20 Aug 2018 3:50 PM

TN girl donates Rs 9,000 saved for over 4 yrs for new cycle to Kerala, gets unexpected reward

Hero Cycles, in it Twitter account, appreciated her 'gesture to support humanity' and said she would get a brand new cycle from them.

20 Aug 2018 3:46 PM

We’re also contributing: SC judges extend help to rebuild flood-hit Kerala

The judges of the Supreme Court will contribute to the Kerala flood relief fund, Chief Justice Dipak Misra said.

20 Aug 2018 3:38 PM


Modi's 'congratulatory' letter to Imran Khan didn't propose dialogue: India

In his letter to Imran Khan, PM Modi wrote that India is committed to peaceful neighbourly ties with the country.

20 Aug 2018 2:32 PM

SC to hear plea of Army men challenging prosecution in AFSPA areas on Sep 4

Meanwhile, the bench said that two separate petitions related to Manipur fake encounter cases will be heard on September 4.

20 Aug 2018 2:08 PM

SC seeks Rajasthan govt’s reply on contempt plea in Alwar lynching case

SC was hearing contempt plea seeking contempt action against the Rajasthan government in the case of mob lynching of Rakbar Khan at Alwar.

20 Aug 2018 2:00 PM

19-yr-old hangs self after his Class 12 certificates get destroyed in Kerala rains

His shattered father, a labourer, had pinned all his hopes on his son as all their belongings had been mostly destroyed in the rains.

20 Aug 2018 1:55 PM

Book neither part of govt school curriculum nor published by state: TMC

The error went viral on social media on Sunday and Akhtar had urged the state government to rectify it.

20 Aug 2018 1:41 PM