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56 per cent of NREGA jobs for women

In 2016-17, largest number of women got employment since 2006.

29 Apr 2017 6:04 AM

India allows controversial stents

Drug regulator asks for clinic trials of stents red-flagged by US, EU, Australia.

29 Apr 2017 5:59 AM

ED targets top Trinamul Congress leaders

All the accused will soon be summoned by the ED for questioning for suspected money-laundering.

29 Apr 2017 3:22 AM

India, Cyprus vow to act against terror; ink four pacts

The de-facto partition of Cyprus in the mid-1970s followed hostility between the Greek and Turkish Cypriots.

29 Apr 2017 3:14 AM

Can social media ban stop stone-pelting mayhem?

Stone-pelting goes beyond social networking and alleged funding from across the border.

29 Apr 2017 2:54 AM


Indian Army pays homage to Kupwara’s slain heroes

Soon after the attack, protests by locals were held in nearby villages of Panzgam and Kralapora.

29 Apr 2017 2:46 AM

RR Bhatnagar takes charge as new DG of CRPF

Bhatnagar will have a tenure of little less than three-years as he is scheduled to retire in December, 2019.

29 Apr 2017 2:29 AM

CRPF chose to take Naxals head on despite casualties

The Maoists looted five wireless sets and weapons after killing 25 troopers in the ambush.

29 Apr 2017 2:17 AM

Tamil Nadu tells Supreme Court: No drought suicides

It said the 30 suicides reported by district collectors were due to a variety of causes, but not drought.

29 Apr 2017 2:03 AM

Niti seeks Rs 1.7 lakh crore for military buys by 2020

India, with the world’s third largest armed forces, is already in the middle of a major defence modernisation programme.

29 Apr 2017 1:46 AM


Govt to Supreme Court: Can’t talk to Kashmiri separatists

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said recently the PM and the Chief Minister of the state held a meeting to discuss the situation.

29 Apr 2017 1:32 AM

Supreme Court gives 7 years in jail to eve-teaser

The apex court wondered why women in this country cannot be allowed to live in peace, and with dignity and freedom.

29 Apr 2017 1:20 AM

UP cops, bureaucrats to follow Yogi Standard Time

The chief minister is likely to make surprise checks through landline phones to confirm the presence of officials in their offices.

29 Apr 2017 1:14 AM