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  India   All India  21 Oct 2018

India, All india, 21 Oct 2018

On Day 5, six women stopped from proceeding to Sabarimala shrine

Not a single woman in the banned age group has so far reached the temple which will close tomorrow at the end of the monthly puja.

21 Oct 2018 8:39 PM

Probe will fix accountability in Amritsar train mishap: Punjab police

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has already ordered a magisterial probe and will receive a report within 4 weeks.

21 Oct 2018 8:22 PM

Now #MenToo movement to 'expose' harassment by women

Campaign was launched by NGO Children's Rights Initiative for Shared Parenting to protest against #Metoo movement, false cases against men.

21 Oct 2018 8:12 PM

Six more people tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan, cases rise to 123

The virus, transmitted through the aedes aegypti mosquito, causes fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain.

21 Oct 2018 7:24 PM

CBI files case against own top official, Rakesh Asthana, in bribery case

The allegations revolve around Asthana receiving bribe from an accused probed by him in a case linked to meat exporter Moin Qureshi.

21 Oct 2018 7:15 PM


BJP desperate to rewrite history, appropriate Netaji's legacy: Congress

Singhvi said it was high time more Indians got to know about the historic role these stalwarts had played.

21 Oct 2018 6:40 PM

J&K: 3 soldiers killed in encounter with Pakistani intruders along LoC

Security forces also recovered two AK-47 rifles from the slain Pakistani intruders who are believed to be members of a Border Action Team.

21 Oct 2018 6:28 PM

Telangana development hit due to TRS 'inefficient' govt, claims BJP leader

Ram Madhav alleged TRS government was corrupt and said the party should be voted out in the December 7 assembly elections.

21 Oct 2018 6:27 PM

Activist Rehana ousted from Muslim group for attempting Sabarimala trek

The Kerala Muslim Jama'ath Council expelled her for 'hurting the sentiments of lakhs of Hindu devotees'.

21 Oct 2018 5:20 PM

BJP government may consider renaming Shimla to Shyamala

A campaign has been launched by some right-wing Hindu groups demanding that the capital of Himachal Pradesh be renamed.

21 Oct 2018 4:46 PM


PM announces national award in Netaji's name for disaster relief workers

Modi said the award will be announced on January 23, Netaji's birthday.

21 Oct 2018 4:22 PM

Amritsar train tragedy: Many locals, including 10-month-old baby, still missing

On Sunday, protestors demanded that the missing persons be traced and also adequate compensation be given to families of the victims.

21 Oct 2018 4:05 PM

8-yr-old boy beaten to death by teacher in UP's Banda, dies

The FIR was registered on Saturday based on a complaint filed by the victim's family member.

21 Oct 2018 3:58 PM

Oppn alliance should not be at 'cost of containing Congress': Salman Khurshid

The allies should also be ready to make sacrifices and adjustments for defeating the BJP in the 2019 general elections, he said.

21 Oct 2018 3:30 PM

Lingayat seer Siddalinga Swamiji, 69, dies of cardiac arrest in Karnataka

His funeral will be held in Gadag on Sunday and will be attended by his followers from across Karnataka.

21 Oct 2018 3:28 PM


Venkaiah Naidu savours crispy Dosa at Saravana Bhavan in Belgium

Vice President Naidu was accompanied by the Indian delegation, including the Ambassador of India to Belgium, Gaitri Issar Kumar.

21 Oct 2018 3:11 PM

Will do everything possible to implement SC verdict: Kerala IG on Sabarimala row

Security near shrine has been stepped up following volatile situation after few women unsuccessfully tried to enter with police protection.

21 Oct 2018 2:31 PM

Anu Malik steps down as Indian Idol judge amid sexual harassment charges

The music composer's response comes after sources claimed that Sony TV asked him to step down as a judge for Indian Idol 10.

21 Oct 2018 2:09 PM

India to host global meet on maternal, child health in December: UNICEF

PM Narendra Modi is slated to deliver the keynote address at the forum which will be hosted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

21 Oct 2018 2:06 PM

2 more women stopped from climbing Sabarimala hills, forced to return

The protestors chanting Ayyappa mantra stopped 2 Andhra women, said to be in their 40s, at the foothills itself.

21 Oct 2018 1:59 PM