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India, All india, 27 Apr 2017

UP: Groom's family calls off wedding as meat was not served

The groom Rizvan was due to marry Nagma but his family objected over not serving non-vegetarian food and cancelled the wedding.

27 Apr 2017 6:07 PM

Chhattisgarh's Bastar to face enhanced counter-insurgency ops by CRPF

While half of the personnel will see to construction security, the other half will manage counter-insurgency operations, the acting DG said.

27 Apr 2017 5:38 PM

Govt will raise women police battalion in J&K to deal with stone pelting

The cost of raising each battalion is around Rs 61 crore and 75 per cent of it will be provided by the central government.

27 Apr 2017 4:56 PM

UP CM orders construction of boundary walls around holy spots

Intelligence agencies in the state were tipped off about 4 dozen terrorists sneaking into UP through the porous border with Nepal.

27 Apr 2017 3:38 PM

J&K: Stone pelting, after terror attack kills 3 jawans, 1 civilian at Army camp

At least three soldiers including an Army officer lost their lives in the attack on an Army camp Thursday morning.

27 Apr 2017 3:09 PM


EVMs used in Vikasnagar polls to be taken into judicial custody: U'khand HC

The ruling was passed in response to a petition filed by a Congress leader who alleged EVM tampering.

27 Apr 2017 2:03 PM

Another jolt to Congress, 23 councillors from Itanagar join BJP

Councillors expressed faith in the Khandu-led BJP Government and Parliamentary Secretary Techi Kaso, who they said had their full support.

27 Apr 2017 12:31 PM

Delay in naming Lokpal not acceptable: SC raps Modi govt

The government had said that ‘important changes’ need to be passed by Parliament before a Lokpal is appointed.

27 Apr 2017 11:52 AM

Gujarat: Demonetised currency notes recycled to develop usable products

Moreover, students can also earn prize money of Rs. 50,000, Rs 75,000 and Rs. 1 lakh if they are successful at creating a usable design.

27 Apr 2017 11:12 AM

UP: Another case of triple talaq 'through speed post' emerges

The victim has now written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath seeking justice.

27 Apr 2017 10:24 AM


Kashmiri separatist leader Asiya Andrabi arrested

She was arrested in the morning from her residence, and is alleged to be the main separatist leader inciting youth to pelt stones.

27 Apr 2017 10:08 AM

J&K: 2 soldiers, 1 officer dead in terror attack on Army camp

The incident took place at Panjgaon at Chowkibal when militants stormed the battalion camp which is in-charge of road opening duties.

27 Apr 2017 8:26 AM

More Northeastern areas get broad-gauge rail

New lines measuring 953 km were laid in 2016-17, compared to 813 km during 2015-16, sources informed.

27 Apr 2017 6:59 AM

Seven chief secretaries brief top court on steps for drought relief

Observing that these states are not serious in constituting the commission, the bench asked the chief secretaries to be present in July.

27 Apr 2017 4:31 AM

Pakistan rejects India’s plea for access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

New Delhi also placed the 16th request for consular access to Jadhav with Islamabad.

27 Apr 2017 3:46 AM


India, Sri Lanka sign trade MoU

New Delhi is understood to be keeping a close watch on Chinese economic activities in the island nation.

27 Apr 2017 3:33 AM

Enact a law to regulate NGOs, Supreme Court tells Centre

The NGOs will only be granted accreditation after evaluating their internal governance and ethical standards.

27 Apr 2017 3:09 AM

Supreme Court: Can’t question House on Aadhaar

Refuting the government’s claims on curbing black money by linking Aadhaar with PAN card, the counsel wondered as to how this will help.

27 Apr 2017 2:33 AM

Centre calls meet to douse Jammu and Kashmir fire

Top officials will review package to boost tourism, infrastructure in the state today.

27 Apr 2017 2:11 AM

Sukma spurs govt to name chiefs of CRPF, ITBP

The minister also asked senior officials to prepare a blueprint of the proposed strategy to tackle left-wing extremism.

27 Apr 2017 1:42 AM