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  India   All India  28 Jul 2017

India, All india, 28 Jul 2017

Crimes against women in trains rose by 35 per cent during 2014-2016: Govt

Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain said that 1,216 people were arrested for crimes against women in trains during the period.

28 Jul 2017 9:33 PM

DCW writes to Sushma, requests to help 45 Indian women trapped in Oman

According to a DCW official, the commission has been informed that many of these women were beaten and kept hungry too.

28 Jul 2017 9:25 PM

Army chief visits LoC posts in J&K, directs troops to remain prepared to counter enemy

Rawat, who arrived on a two-day visit to the Jammu region this morning, reviewed the operational preparedness of the forces.

28 Jul 2017 8:45 PM

No proposal to scrap Sahayak system in Army: Govt

Last month, an Army official had said that the force is actively considering recruiting civilian staff to do away with the Sakayak system.

28 Jul 2017 7:40 PM

Won't sing Vande Mataram even if thrown out of India: Maharashtra SP leader strikes row

Azmi maintained that he was against the demand for making singing of Vande Mataram compulsory.

28 Jul 2017 7:00 PM


MP: Week-old baby buried alive by teen rape survivor, rescued by police

Children playing nearby reported hearing muffled cries and raised the alarm on July 3.

28 Jul 2017 5:24 PM

Grave risk to life: SC turns down abortion plea of 10-year-old rape survivor

Termination of pregnancy beyond the 20 weeks period is an offence in India, punishable with punishment ranging from three to seven years. 

28 Jul 2017 3:46 PM

ED attaches assets worth Rs 293 crore in Rose Valley chit fund scam case

The ED had registered a criminal FIR against the firm, its Chairman Gautam Kundu and others in 2014 under the PMLA.

28 Jul 2017 2:24 PM

Militants open fire at policeman in J&K's Kulgam

Constable Salim Yousuf was also shot at and injured by militants inside his residence at Yamrach in Kulgam district Thursday night.

28 Jul 2017 1:00 PM

Nitish moves confidence motion in Bihar Assembly to prove majority

Tejashwi Yadav spoke first on the confidence motion and launched a scathing attack against Kumar for dumping the Grand Alliance government.

28 Jul 2017 12:53 PM


Kolkata: Kashmiri youth detained for anti-national Facebook posts

Arshad in his early 30s, has been staying at a guest house in south Kolkata's Anwar Shah Road area.

28 Jul 2017 8:51 AM

MP activists halt bid to transfer Mahatma Gandhi ashes

Barwani district collector Tejaswi Nayak, however, dismissed the reports of carrying the ‘sacred’ container in a filthy vehicle.

28 Jul 2017 6:45 AM

The chat room: Good intentions or bad, Roopa’s was an act of courage

DIG Roopa Moudgil, whose scathing allegations exposed the corruption in Karnataka prisons, is being widely lauded for her forthrightness.

28 Jul 2017 2:27 AM

Informational privacy can’t be a fundamental right: A-G

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Thursday asserted in the Supreme Court that “informational privacy” can never be a fundamental right.

28 Jul 2017 2:02 AM

Supreme Court concerned over misuse of dowry law

Every dowry harassment complaint made under Section 498A of Indian Penal Code must be referred to the committee, which would look into them.

28 Jul 2017 1:58 AM


Didn’t mislead on 39 Indians: Sushma Swaraj

The minister earlier told the House that her deputy had travelled to Iraq a day after the ISIS was defeated in Mosul on July 9.

28 Jul 2017 1:51 AM

The malaise in India’s NGO sector

The idea that NGOs constitute a middle space between the public sector on the one hand and the private sector on the other is problematic.

28 Jul 2017 1:50 AM

Adityanath slams Opposition for boycotting Assembly session

The chief minister announced that on the lines of the National Disaster Response Force, his government would set up a State Disaster Response Force.

28 Jul 2017 1:46 AM

PM Modi inaugurates APJ Abdul Kalam memorial

It is unfortunate Amma is not here today, laments Modi.

28 Jul 2017 1:32 AM

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM just 12 hours after resigning

Speaking to the media in Bihar, deputy chief minister Sushil Modi said, “Lalu Yadav and Rahul Gandhi had abused Bihar’s mandate.”

28 Jul 2017 1:24 AM