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India, All india, 21 Feb 2017

H1B visa: Modi tells US to have 'farsighted perspective' on movement of professionals

He made the comment while receiving a 26-member bi-partisan US Congressional delegation in Delhi.

21 Feb 2017 8:31 PM

Delhi HC stays CIC order to inspect Smriti Irani's academic records

The CIC, in January 2017, had directed the CBSE to disclose the academic records of Smriti Irani.

21 Feb 2017 7:07 PM

Zakir Naik responds to ED summons, says ready to give statement via e-facility

Naik also said that he is an NRI and has not received any summons.

21 Feb 2017 6:13 PM

Centre agrees to pay Rs 6,320 cr as oil royalty to Assam

The Centre has agreed to pay the state in an out of the court settlement after eight years of legal battle.

21 Feb 2017 4:42 PM

Cook to become chef at CRPF, barber will be hairstylist

The changes have also been shared with other paramilitary forces like CISF, ITBP, BSF, SSB and Assam Rifles.

21 Feb 2017 4:05 PM


No cap on visa for Indian students: British envoy

India has time and again asked Britain to relax student visa rules for greater mobility of students.

21 Feb 2017 3:43 PM

MP: 18-yr-old hit by train while trying to escape rape attempt, dies

The father filed a police complaint after cremating his daughter and had earlier claimed that she was pushed in front of the train by 2 men.

21 Feb 2017 2:29 PM

Sri Lanka drought: India to donate eight water bowsers, 100 tonnes of rice

During his visit, the Indian Foreign Secretary called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

21 Feb 2017 9:59 AM

Pvt airline denied permission by IAF to operate flight in Jodhpur

The airline company claimed that it has suffered monetary loss due to non-clearance of the flight, and threatened legal measures.

21 Feb 2017 8:44 AM

CBI files case against its ex-chief on Qureshi links

The people said the CBI conducted searches in four cities — New Delhi, Ghaziabad, Chennai and Hyderabad.

21 Feb 2017 6:29 AM


Centre to solve adolescent issues with new mobile app

Under the programme, 1.6 lakh boys and girls will work as peer educators and respond to queries of adolescents.

21 Feb 2017 6:24 AM

Atrocities on SC/ST rising, says government data

The hate crimes were reported from major tribal-dominated states between January and November 2016.

21 Feb 2017 6:21 AM

Jaishankar meets Sri Lankan leaders

In a statement, the ministry of external affairs (MEA) said, “Jaishankar, foreign secretary of India, visited Lanka from Feb. 18-20, 2017

21 Feb 2017 2:48 AM

SC reserves order on women’s entry in Sabarimala case

Counsel argued that this religious practice is not a discrimination against women.

21 Feb 2017 1:52 AM

Another cash curb goes, but ATMs still dry even after 100 days

RBI said it would remove the cap on withdrawals from saving accounts in two phases.

21 Feb 2017 1:38 AM


Separatists call off strike in Valley due to Shivratri

Shivratri is a festival of great significance for Kashmir’s Brahmin Hindus called Pandits.

21 Feb 2017 1:16 AM

Pakistan action on Hafiz Saeed first logical step: India

According to news agency reports, Saeed, the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief, is currently under house arrest in Pakistan.

21 Feb 2017 1:14 AM