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  India   All India  27 Mar 2017

India, All india, 27 Mar 2017

In a major breakthrough, LS passes Mental Healthcare Bill decriminalising suicide

The bill seeks to ensure health-care, treatment and rehabilitation of persons with mental illness without intruding their privacy or rights.

27 Mar 2017 8:45 PM

Govt trying to snoop into people's lives: Oppn on Finance Bill

Opposition parties lambasted the govt for not making enough provisions for creation of jobs through the rural employment guarantee scheme.

27 Mar 2017 8:34 PM

BJP making desperate attempts to destabilize Kejriwal govt: AAP

‘The BJP will have to face defeat in the same manner as they did in 2015 when they could win only three seats,’ AAP's Sanjay Singh said.

27 Mar 2017 7:37 PM

UP: 23-yr-old molested by youth commits suicide after police 'fail to act'

The girl's uncle lodged a complaint with the police but reportedly no action was taken.

27 Mar 2017 7:22 PM

After Maha, doctor attacked in Gujarat; colleagues briefly stop work in protest

Around 300 resident doctors stopped work around 10 pm on Sunday after a woman colleague was assaulted by a group of around 50 people.

27 Mar 2017 7:17 PM


SP leader Azam Khan demands nationwide ban on animal slaughter

The Samajwadi Party leader also advised the Muslims to stop eating meat.

27 Mar 2017 7:06 PM

Airlines' ban on Sena MP may be lifted, Govt mulls changing rules

The decision came after Civil Aviation Minister Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and Shiv Sena MPs meet for 45 minutes on the flying ban on Gaikwad.

27 Mar 2017 6:24 PM

For Hindu Rashtra, Mohan Bhagwat good choice for President: Sena's Raut

‘We have heard his name is being discussed for President. But the decision (to support his candidature) will be taken by Uddhavji,’ he said.

27 Mar 2017 6:01 PM

Heat wave grips north Maha; Malegaon sizzles at 42 degrees Celsius

The maximum temperature in Nashik was on Monday recorded at 40.1 degrees Celsius.

27 Mar 2017 5:51 PM

Use of pellet guns: SC asks Govt to consider other means

The SC bench also expressed concern over injuries suffered by minors involved in protests in the Kashmir Valley.

27 Mar 2017 4:34 PM


Airlines banning Gaikwad is 'dadagiri': SP leader Naresh Agarwal

Last week, Gaikwad allegedly manhandled an Air India staffer after he was upset over being forced to travel in economy class.

27 Mar 2017 2:37 PM

Action against abattoirs: Don't overstep your jurisdiction, UP govt tells officials

UP Health Minister said action will only be taken against illegal abattoirs and licensed slaughterhouses need not fear.

27 Mar 2017 2:32 PM

Air India row: Sena MP Gaikwad 'missing', says 'won't talk till Wednesday'

For his violent demeanour, Gaikwad was barred from flying by seven airline companies, compelling him to travel by train.

27 Mar 2017 2:04 PM

SC denies Mumbai woman's plea to abort 27-week foetus

The SC also observed that as per the doctors’ opinion the physical condition of the woman is normal and there is no risk to her health.

27 Mar 2017 1:12 PM

Archaeologists discover world's largest capstone in Telangana

A large crane lifted the huge capstone at the excavation site in Narmeta village on March 21, department officials said.

27 Mar 2017 11:13 AM


10 killed, 25 injured as bus falls into stream in Imphal

The injured have been rushed to the nearby Assam Rifles Maram Hospital and other hospitals in the vicinity.

27 Mar 2017 10:31 AM

After Odisha, Chhattisgarh shamed! Relatives walk 14 km to carry injured to hospital

Incidents such as this have frequently come to the fore, but to disappointment, nothing can be seen being done about it.

27 Mar 2017 9:24 AM

Wrap-up: Temple issue is back in focus

The Supreme Court on Tuesday suggested an out-of-court settlement of the Ram Janmabhumi- Babri Masjid dispute.

27 Mar 2017 4:08 AM

Wrap-up: Clampdown on Romeos, slaughterhouses in UP

Among the several decisions taken by him is the banning of mechanised slaughterhouses which has drawn severe flak.

27 Mar 2017 3:59 AM

House panel seeks details of defence policy

Long-Term Integrated Perspective Plan was started by the Headquarters Integrated Defence Staff.

27 Mar 2017 2:06 AM