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  India   All India  25 Nov 2016

India, All india, 25 Nov 2016

Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts rise to Rs 64,250 crore; UP leads chart

Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of account holders to the tune of 3.79 crore and therefore highest deposits of Rs 10,670.62 crore.

25 Nov 2016 8:23 PM

AAP has lost moral rights to contest Punjab polls: Amarinder Singh

There were reports of women ticket aspirants being sexually exploited on promises of poll tickets by AAP leaders in Punjab, Singh said.

25 Nov 2016 7:54 PM

SC to examine constitutional validity of demonetisation

Sibal suggested that a larger bench of five-judges should hear the petitions as several constitutional issues are involved.

25 Nov 2016 6:40 PM

Environment not conducive for talks with Pak: govt

Pathankot attack and the subsequent intensification of cross-border terrorism have eroded the necessary environment for talks, Singh said.

25 Nov 2016 5:48 PM

Jamia Masjid in Kashmir holds Friday prayers after 19 weeks

However, the attendance of devotees was thin as the people from adjoining localities were not able to reach due to strike.

25 Nov 2016 4:57 PM


United Oppn tears into Modi in RS over black money comment

Opposition united in both Houses to slam PM Modi for saying that those who oppose demonetisation did not get time to hide black money.

25 Nov 2016 4:00 PM

Govt pushing for cashless economy, digital money the way forward: Jaitley

Cashless society would mean less investment in handling cash, transparency in payments and check on fake currency, he said.

25 Nov 2016 3:20 PM

Pakistan should fight black money, not India: Modi

125 crore Indians' eyes were wet with tears after killing of school kids in Peshawar, Modi said.

25 Nov 2016 3:00 PM

To fight pollution, SC bans sale of crackers in Delhi

The ban on firecrackers comes into force from Thursday itself, until any further order or hearing of the Supreme Court.

25 Nov 2016 2:46 PM

Priyanka broke down when she met me: Rajiv's killer Nalini

Nalini says she got the shock of her life when she was escorted to a room where former PM Rajiv Gandhi’s daughter Priyanka was waiting.

25 Nov 2016 2:31 PM


Massive fire in Mumbai market, 10 water tankers rushed

According to reports, 10 fire tenders and 10 tankers have been rushed to the spot.

25 Nov 2016 2:08 PM

Will get Indus water back from Pak for our farmers: Modi

Modi called on the people of Pakistan to tell their rulers to fight corruption, black money and poverty instead of fighting India.

25 Nov 2016 12:58 PM

SC to hear pleas against demonetisation on December 2

Kapil Sibal, who appeared for one of the petitioners, told the bench that people are starving in the streets as there was no cash at all.

25 Nov 2016 12:29 PM

Man tries to jump off LS building over note ban issue

Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan took cognizance of the incident and said she will talk to the Parliament security officers.

25 Nov 2016 12:09 PM

Clarify who among us has black money, Oppn tells Modi

Opposition party leaders Sharad Yadav, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Mayawati demanded that Modi come to the Rajya Sabha and apologise.

25 Nov 2016 11:27 AM


Rs 500, Rs 1000 notes can still be exchanged at RBI counters

People will be able to exchange the old currency notes up to Rs 2,000 as is the current limit.

25 Nov 2016 11:04 AM

Oppn to continue blocking RS until Modi attends

A united Opposition had on Thursday forced abandonment of Parliament proceedings for the 6th straight day.

25 Nov 2016 10:46 AM

I mistook gunshots for fireworks: Tea seller recounts 26/11

Taufiq Sheikh, popularly known as Chhotu the Chaiwalla, recollected the worst memory of his life.

25 Nov 2016 10:17 AM

Bengal infant-selling racket: Boys for Rs 2 lakhs, girls for Rs 1 lakh

The racketeers told the mothers of the newborns after deliveries that their babies were either dead or stillborn.

25 Nov 2016 10:12 AM

Those opposing note ban unhappy with lack of time: PM

Pushing for digitisation, Modi said that everyone has right to use their money, but today the country must move towards a cashless economy.

25 Nov 2016 9:36 AM