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  India   All India  23 Aug 2018

India, All india, 23 Aug 2018

Kerala floods caused due to sudden water release from Mullaperiyar Dam: Govt to SC

Kerala govt said that in wake of prior alerts it had requested Tamil Nadu controlled release of water from the Mullaperiyar Dam.

23 Aug 2018 9:10 PM

Congress leader Gurudas Kamat cremated with state honours in Mumbai

Kamat, a 5-time Lok Sabha MP and former Union minister, died of a heart attack in Delhi. His body was brought to his residence in Mumbai.

23 Aug 2018 7:38 PM

No chance at all, says Election Commission on simultaneous polls

O P Rawat emphatically ruled out the possibility of holding simultaneous elections without 'legal framework' in place.

23 Aug 2018 7:19 PM

Himachal Pradesh: Three children among 11 killed after car plunges down hill

The victims were on their way from Manali to Lahaul-Spiti when the incident took place near Rohtang at Rani Nallah.

23 Aug 2018 6:24 PM

Clean-up ops in full swing in Kerala, CM visits relief camps in 3 districts

Over 50,000 volunteers have taken up the task of cleaning up houses and public places filled with mud deposits and debris.

23 Aug 2018 5:48 PM


Satya Pal Malik sworn in as governor of Jammu and Kashmir

Malik was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Gita Mittal at the Raj Bhawan in Srinagar.

23 Aug 2018 5:17 PM

Patna HC pulls up CBI for no progress report in Bihar shelter home scandal

The sexual assault of 34 girls over a period of time in the government-funded Muzaffarpur shelter home came to light after a social audit.

23 Aug 2018 4:30 PM

Dog in the manger policy: Kerala on Centre's refusal to foreign help

Thomas Isaac said Kerala had asked for Rs 2,200 crore but were just granted a 'precious' Rs 600 crore.

23 Aug 2018 3:53 PM

Rahul belittled India in Germany, lied through his teeth to attack govt: BJP

BJP sought explanation from Rahul on his comments on a range of issues, claiming that he presented India in a bad light.

23 Aug 2018 3:18 PM

Minister Alphons' picture from Kerala relief camp starts hilarious Twitter challenge

Twitter users came up with a new hashtag #Kannanthanamsleepchallenge and shared their pictures while sleeping with hilarious captions.

23 Aug 2018 3:01 PM


Uttar Pradesh: Five injured in firing near Gorakhpur commissioner house

Police said that one of those who was shot at was threatened earlier in the day by one of the attackers.

23 Aug 2018 2:43 PM

I dream of every family owning a house by 2022: PM Modi in Gujarat

More than one lakh houses have been built in the state under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana which envisions housing for all.

23 Aug 2018 2:12 PM

Indians lose over 1.5 years of their lives to air pollution, says study

In a first, data on air pollution and lifespan has been studied together in order to find out how they affect overall life expectancy.

23 Aug 2018 1:52 PM

1 dead, 5 injured in blast at Trinamool office in Bengal’s Midnapore

The blast occured at Mamata Banerjee's party office in Makarampur of West Midnapore district.

23 Aug 2018 1:38 PM

Students from Chattisgarh village walk 8 km crossing river, jungle to reach school

Locals too face hardships owing to lack of proper roads, and claim that despite complaints to authorities, nothing has been done so far.

23 Aug 2018 1:20 PM


Give my savings to my sisters in Kerala: 4-yr-old Kolkata girl donates piggy bank

The girl had saved around Rs 14,800 from gifts she had received during her birthday to buy CD player to rehearse for her dance classes.

23 Aug 2018 12:19 PM

BJP-RSS conspiring to kill me: Tej Pratap Yadav after armed man clutches his hands

The man was spotted by Yadav's driver among the crowd gathered to greet him in Mahua.

23 Aug 2018 10:41 AM

Here's why NR Narayana Murthy's wife video has gone viral

Video that has gone viral on social media, shows philanthropist Sudha Murthy packing relief material for flood-hit people of Kodagu.

23 Aug 2018 10:22 AM

Don't have complete info on proposal to ban Sanatan Sanstha: Hansraj Ahir

Deepak Kesarkar had reportedly said the state government had sent a proposal to the Central government seeking ban on the outfit.

23 Aug 2018 9:52 AM

Veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar dies at 95

Widely respected for his columns and reportage, Kuldip Nayar by his wife and two sons.

23 Aug 2018 9:44 AM