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Sasikala is on a ‘vow of silence’ since Jaya death anniversary: TTV

Ms Sasikala, a close confidante of Jayalalithaa, was expected to continue her silent vow till January end, Mr Dhinakaran said without elaborating.

29 Dec 2017 6:26 AM

‘Dead’ man in Madhya Pradesh comes alive in his pyre

According to him, Sunil was admitted in the Karanjia community health Centre where doctors declared him brought dead.

29 Dec 2017 6:17 AM

J&K panchayat: Separatists call for poll boycott

Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti had earlier this week announced holding of the long overdue Panchayat elections in the state from February 15, 2018.

29 Dec 2017 6:15 AM

Mehbooba Mufti brother reads ‘God’ as ‘dog’ at his oath-taking

Tasaduq Hussain Mufti was, however, quick to rectify himself by following up his error with ‘God’.

29 Dec 2017 4:03 AM

‘All MPs too busy to reply on app’, complains Modi

After the meeting, the MPs were asked to take part in an exercise to understand various features of the app.

29 Dec 2017 3:48 AM


Chhattisgarh: Accused journalist gets bail in sex CD case

Verma, also a former BBC journalist, later told reporters that he was falsely implicated in the case by the Chhattisgarh government.

29 Dec 2017 3:40 AM

Mamata Banerjee stays mum on triple talaq bill

The Bill banning Triple Talaq was extensive debated before being passed in the Lok Sabha on Thursday.

29 Dec 2017 3:14 AM

BJP moves privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi

Moving the motion under Rule 187, the BJP MP urged the Chair to take notice of the alleged breach of Jaitley’s privilege.

29 Dec 2017 3:06 AM

Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill

LS on Thursday passed a bill making instant triple talaq illegal with up to 3 years in jail, fine for the husband.

29 Dec 2017 2:49 AM

New fish species found in Meghalaya

Scientists had, in the past, chanced upon porcupine paws and quills on the muddy floor of a passage in the same cave.

29 Dec 2017 1:02 AM


Cow vigilantism: Don’t ferry cattle at night, advises outfit

He said that close to 50 leaders of Jamiat and the Mev community were present in the meeting held in Alwar on Tuesday.

29 Dec 2017 1:00 AM

Rajasthan profs called to review Padmavati

Mr Khangarot said he received a call from censor board chief Prasoon Joshi to view the film, which is awaiting a censor certificate.

29 Dec 2017 12:53 AM

Ananth Kumar Hegde apologises after Chair nudge

The minister also claimed that his speech at a function in Karnataka, where he made the comments, was distorted.

29 Dec 2017 12:45 AM

Sushma Swaraj: Inhumane Pak used meet as PR ploy

Cries of “shame! shame!” could be heard from treasury benches even as Swaraj made her statement in Lok Sabha.

29 Dec 2017 12:40 AM

Several parties speak up against triple talaq bill

The bill makes instant triple talaq illegal and void and has a provision for awarding a jail term of up to three years to the husband.

29 Dec 2017 12:30 AM


Ravi Shankar Prasad urges Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to show love

Currently both the states share the Andhra Pradesh high court which is situated in Hyderabad.

29 Dec 2017 12:26 AM

AIADMK expels 44 Dhinakaran supporters

AIADMK coordinator O. Panneerselvam and co-coordinator K. Palan-iswami announced “re-moving” 44 functionaries from the party’s primary membership.

29 Dec 2017 12:18 AM

Rahul Gandhi in Himachal today to assess election results

Party to chalk out reasons for dismal performance.

29 Dec 2017 12:15 AM

‘Can’t deny info for lack of Aadhaar’

Denial of information is a serious breach of RTI Act, says commission.

29 Dec 2017 12:15 AM