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  India   All India  23 Jan 2017

India, All india, 23 Jan 2017

Hirakhand Express derailment: All 39 bodies identified

Meanwhile, the train movement on the Rayagada-Vizanagaram section of the East Coast Railway, disrupted due to derailment, has normalised.

23 Jan 2017 8:06 PM

Party-hoppers, turncoats worry political parties ahead of Punjab polls

Congress is facing a grave situation with 30 candidates going independent; while AAP is facing a tough battle from within.

23 Jan 2017 7:50 PM

UP polls: CM Akhilesh Yadav to contest from Mubarakpur

The fresh list comes a day after the Samajwadi Party finally sealed deal with the Congress for the high-voltage electoral battle.

23 Jan 2017 7:21 PM

Mulayam's daughter-in-law Aparna to contest UP polls on SP ticket

Last week, Capping days of feverish parleys, Congress and Samajwadi Party forged an alliance to contest the UP Assembly polls together.

23 Jan 2017 6:38 PM

Trying to end bribery for votes, EC should appoint me ambassador: Kejriwal

The Election Commission has censured Kejriwal for his bribe remarks made at a poll rally in Goa.

23 Jan 2017 5:51 PM


Protests reap fruit, Jallikattu bill passed in Tamil Nadu Assembly

The ban on Jallikattu had led to a week of massive protests, which on Monday intensified with protesters burning vehicles.

23 Jan 2017 5:30 PM

Budget will be held as scheduled on February 1: SC

The bench did not agree with the submission that in the past, Centre had postponed presentation of budget due to assembly polls.

23 Jan 2017 3:44 PM

Jallikattu protesters set police station on fire in Chennai

In view of the violence, TN Guv has said a bill to replace the ordinance would be placed by AIADMK govt in the Assembly in 'immediately'.

23 Jan 2017 3:23 PM

Alerted by gau rakshaks, Haryana cops arrest 2 men with 900 kg 'beef'

The police acted on a tip-off from Haryana Gau Raksha Dal, who got information that the accused were travelling towards Delhi with beef.

23 Jan 2017 2:17 PM

Jallikattu row: Centre says it is 'mulling' to ban PETA

PETA, an NGO funded by foreign nations, always rake up these issues. We will see as to what can be done, Environment Minister said.

23 Jan 2017 1:10 PM


Found Mamata 'harsher' than the Left in my case: exiled B'deshi author Taslima Nasreen

Noting that she was a 'victim of vote bank politics', Nasreen said all politicians have the same outlook about her.

23 Jan 2017 11:14 AM

Netaji played major role in freeing India from colonialism: PM on Bose’s 120th birth anniversary

He said Netaji Bose was a great intellectual who always thought about the interests and wellbeing of the marginalised sections of society.

23 Jan 2017 10:59 AM

Jallikattu protesters set vehicles on fire near Marina Beach

Several protestors were also seen threatening the police, saying they will commit suicide at the beach if forcefully removed from the site.

23 Jan 2017 9:42 AM

Over Rs 83 cr cash, 7.36L ltr liquor, 1,485 kg drugs seized in poll-bound states

Uttar Pradesh has witnessed the maximum seizure of Rs. 79.13 crore followed by Rs. 4.05 crore from Punjab.

23 Jan 2017 8:28 AM

Wrap-up: Church court divorce void

SC while dismissing a PIL seeking a declaration that divorce granted by churches under Canon law be declared valid.

23 Jan 2017 7:21 AM


Wrap-up: Zaira Wasim’s dangal continues

Whose recent meeting with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti had kicked up a storm.

23 Jan 2017 7:16 AM

Wrap-up: Taking the bull by the horns

The Tamil film industry also expressed solidarity with Jallikattu supporters, with top actors and actresses joining a silent protest.

23 Jan 2017 7:07 AM

‘Make in India’ losing appeal?

The Niti Aayog has suggested in the vision document that the Centre should focus more on the railway and highway sectors.

23 Jan 2017 6:24 AM

NGT orders inspection of NBCC project in South Delhi

NGT had earlier cracked the whip on the National Buildings Construction Corporation for pollution & environmental degradation.

23 Jan 2017 5:46 AM

Hirakhand Express derails in Andhra Pradesh, 40 die

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu visited the accident site and the injured patients at Rayagada hospital.

23 Jan 2017 5:27 AM