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  India   All India  23 Oct 2018

India, All india, 23 Oct 2018

Hours before soldier’s cremation in J&K, his wife gives birth to baby girl

The soldier was among J&K Light Infantry personnel killed by Pak intruders along LoC in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district on Sunday.

23 Oct 2018 8:20 PM

'Ready for talks, but terror and dialogue can’t go together': Rajnath Singh

Singh, who met representatives of various political parties, said he has appealed to all of them to participate in J&K panchayat polls.

23 Oct 2018 7:52 PM

'Not free to have own view as woman,' says Smriti on sanitary pad comment

The Union Minister commented along the lines of the ban on women of menstruating age entering Sabarimala shrine.

23 Oct 2018 7:44 PM

KCR dissolved T''gana Assembly to avoid ‘Modi factor’ in 2019: BJP

'KCR knew if elections are held along with Lok Sabha, they would be full of PM Modi and ... they will lose,' he said.

23 Oct 2018 7:27 PM

12-hour bandh in Assam over Citizenship Bill evokes widespread response

Shops, markets and financial institutions kept their shutters down, while attendance in offices and educational institutions was thin.

23 Oct 2018 6:46 PM


'Not able to fulfill my duties': Assam BJP MLA resigns from assembly

When pointed out issue of not offering him any post, particularly in AGCL, during recent appointments, Gowalla said, 'That is one reason'.

23 Oct 2018 6:10 PM

CBI gets 7-day custody of its official Devender Kumar in bribery case

CBI Dy SP Devender Kumar, who has been arrested in connection with bribery allegations involving agency's Special Director Rakesh Asthana.

23 Oct 2018 5:28 PM

BJP’s ‘rath yatra’ in Bengal, to be led by Amit Shah, deferred

BJP said Amit Shah will now kick off 'yatra' on December 5, instead of December 3, from Tarapith in Birbhum.

23 Oct 2018 5:01 PM

‘Take swift action’: Sharad Pawar slams PM Modi over CBI tussle

NCP chief also slammed BJP-led govt over Rafale jet deal and demanded probe by joint parliamentary committee.

23 Oct 2018 4:22 PM

UP constable drinks poison after denial of leave to visit ailing mother

Arun Kumar Verma was admitted to a government hospital. Thereafter, he left for his home town on 20 day-leave.

23 Oct 2018 4:14 PM


No arrest for CBI no. 2 Rakesh Asthana until Monday, says Delhi HC

Case will now be heard on October 29 and court has also granted CBI and its chief Alok Verma time until then to respond.

23 Oct 2018 4:04 PM

HD Deve Gowda to be conferred with Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti award 

Former PM HD Deve Gowda will receive the award for his contribution to the welfare of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes communities.

23 Oct 2018 3:28 PM

‘Will you take blood-soaked pad to friend’s?’: Smriti Irani on Sabarimala row

Union Minister Smriti Irani said that everyone has to right to pray but not right to desecrate.

23 Oct 2018 2:36 PM

Tortured by in-laws in Somalia, Hyderabad woman's kin seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

Mohammad Wahiuddin, brother of Mohammedi Begum, alleged that his sister's in-laws mistreat and torture her.

23 Oct 2018 2:15 PM

CBI's no. 2 Rakesh Asthana moves court, seeks quashing of FIR in bribery case

In his plea Rakesh Asthana asked the Delhi High Court not to take coercive steps against him.

23 Oct 2018 1:55 PM


J&K: Security beefed up to foil sit-in by separatists, normal life hit

The separatists had not called for a strike on Tuesday, but authorities shut down all educational institutions and postponed examinations.

23 Oct 2018 1:36 PM

'Planned' Sabarimala agitation a conspiracy by RSS: Kerala CM Vijayan

CM Pinarayi Vijayan hit out at BJP and RSS for the violent agitation and restricting the entry of women of all ages into the hill shrine.

23 Oct 2018 1:25 PM

Will adopt all children who lost their parents in Amritsar tragedy: Navjot Singh Sidhu

'Women who have lost their husbands will also be extended all required finical help,' Sidhu said.

23 Oct 2018 12:47 PM

Assam: 46 groups sit on rail tracks, burn tyres in protest against Citizenship Bill

Police said demonstrators, who sat on the tracks, were being evicted and police escorts were being provided to public transport vehicles.

23 Oct 2018 12:30 PM

'Pak's desire for peace hollow', India protests killing of 3 soldiers along LoC

Pak High Commission official was summoned and demarche was made over killing of soldiers during cross-border infiltration bid.

23 Oct 2018 12:22 PM