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  India   All India  23 Aug 2017

India, All india, 23 Aug 2017

Suresh Prabhu offers to resign; Congress asks Modi to appoint 'responsible person'

The railways minister's comments come hours after Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express got derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya.

23 Aug 2017 9:20 PM

Panel to examine sub-categorisation of OBCs in central list: Jaitley

Speaking on decisions taken by the Union cabinet, the minister said as many as 11 states have such categorisation in state govt jobs.

23 Aug 2017 9:08 PM

Mamata, Sharad Yadav to attend RJD rally on Aug 27, says Lalu Yadav

Mayawati's absence from the event will not be a ‘setback’, Lalu Prasad said on Wednesday.

23 Aug 2017 8:59 PM

Sardar Sarovar Dam Protest: Indore High Court grants bail to Medha Patkar

Patkar was on indefinite strike since July 27 to demand proper rehabilitation of Sardar Sarovar Dam project oustees.

23 Aug 2017 8:48 PM

Yogi Adityanath government taking steps towards 'New India': BJP

Tripathi said that in a span of four months, nearly 6.5 lakh toilets have been constructed by the Yogi govt.

23 Aug 2017 8:28 PM


Police bust casino-cum-bar in south Delhi, nab 30

Police have also seized gambling coins worth over a crore from the spot and 56 liquor bottles and playing cards, said the DCP.

23 Aug 2017 8:23 PM

Lt Col Purohit accused in 2008 Malegaon blast case reports back to Army unit

The sources said the Army headquarters will review his suspension from service after examining the court order.

23 Aug 2017 8:13 PM

PM must sack Suresh Prabhu, appoint responsible person, says Congress

This ‘responsibility business’ would not do, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said.

23 Aug 2017 7:57 PM

PM will take a call on whatever request Suresh Prabhu made: Jaitley

Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday offered to quit as the railway minister, takeing full responsibility for train mishap.

23 Aug 2017 7:39 PM

1,094 swine flu deaths across India so far this year: government

Maharashtra has the highest death toll with 437 people succumbing to H1N1 infections.

23 Aug 2017 7:31 PM


Government finalises new cadre policy for IAS, IPS officers

The new cadre policy aims at ensuring ‘national integration’ in the country's top bureaucracy.

23 Aug 2017 7:17 PM

Right to privacy: Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on Thursday

The matter arose in furnishing of personal data and biometric information for Aadhaar card.

23 Aug 2017 6:34 PM

Rationalists Dabholkar, Pansare killings linked, says Bombay HC

The high court also asked the investigators to look beyond their current line of probe to apprehend the culprits.

23 Aug 2017 6:19 PM

3 killed in truck-tractor collision in Uttar Pradesh

The bodies have been sent for postmortem examination, an official added.

23 Aug 2017 6:16 PM

Yamuna cleaning: NGT slaps Rs 50,000 fine on Centre, Delhi government

They were slapped with a fine for not submitting a status report on rejuvenation and restoration of the Yamuna river.

23 Aug 2017 6:05 PM


SC dismisses VK Sasikala's plea seeking review of her conviction in DA case

VK Sasikala has been lodged in Bengaluru central jail since Feb when the SC convicted her in a DA case.

23 Aug 2017 5:27 PM

Funds being embezzled in name of cow protection alleges Mayawati

She also questioned as to why the RSS is not seeking an answer from the state government on cow deaths.

23 Aug 2017 5:22 PM

Kaifiyat Express derailment: 100 injured in UP's Auraiya, NDRF deployed

The train travelling from Azamgarh to Delhi collided with the dumper at around 2:50 am between Pata and Achhalda railway stations.

23 Aug 2017 5:03 PM

Ashwani Lohani appointed as new Chairman of Railway Board

Former chairman A K Mittal resigned from his post on on Wednesday following two train derailments in four days in UP.

23 Aug 2017 4:46 PM

Uproar in Bihar Houses over NGO scam; Oppn demands CM, DyCM's resignation

Oppn Cong and RJD raised slogans and demanded resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi.

23 Aug 2017 4:28 PM