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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad

Bhim Army chief Azad taken to AIIMS

Mr Azad is suffering from polycythemia, a condition in which the body makes too many red blood cells.

BJP president and Union home minister Amit Shah

BJP shortlists 35 councillors’ names

The names of have been shortlisted on the basis of their works on ground and transparency in work.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Photo: File)

‘Unclean’ drinking water in Delhi worrisome: Modi

The Prime Minister was speaking during the launch of the Atal Jal Mission here.

The JNUTA members also slammed vice-chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar for asking students to put the past behind and return to the varsity premises. (Photo: PTI)

‘Mob violence not possible without admin connivance’

JNU students’ union president Aishe Ghosh too filed an attempt to murder complaint with the Vasant Kunj North police station on Tuesday night.

Lure for money, cheap labours, the lukewarm response of municipal agencies and the fire department, and the laziness of lawmakers have cost 90 lives in different fire tragedies in the national capital this year. (Photo: ANI)

90 died in different fire tragedies across Delhi this year

The mushrooming of illegal colonies and property mafia here in the city has made the situation worse.


Bhosale supporters protest against Sanjay Raut in Satara on Thursday. (Photo: AA)

Satara shuts down as Chhatrapati Shivaji row intensifies

Bandh to protest Mr Raut questioning Bhosale’s lineage.

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Mumbai sees lowest max temp of decade on Thursday

On Thursday, the Santacruz observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 25.3 degree Celsius i.e. three degrees lower than the previous day.

Police apprehended Dhankad from RPF barracks near Carnac Bunder. (Representational image)

RPF constable held for sodomising cabbie

The accused cop intercepted the driver on P D’Mello road near CSMT terminus and demanded that he take him to the prostitution den at Grant Road.

Kishori Pednekar

BMC to pay Rs 20cr to Wadia Hospital

MNS chief Raj Thackeray’s wife Sharmila, too, joined the protesting employees at Wadia Hospital on Monday.


Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meet in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

Mamata Banerjee urges PM Modi to rethink CAA and NRC

Congress, Left supporters stage massive protests.

General Officer commanding-in-Chief of the eastern command Lt. Gen. Anil Chauhan informed this at the Vijay Diwas Celebr-ations at the Eastern Command Headquarters, Fort William on Monday. (Twitter | @CIIevents)

Army: Situation in Assam, Tripura improving quickly

Noting the improvement in the situation, he also indicated of withdrawal of the Army from Assam within next two days as the situation normalises.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee leads a rally in Kolkata on Thursday to protest against the NRC in Assam. Ms Banerjee warned the BJP not to play with fire in the name of NRC and said she would never allow the exercise in the state. (Photo: PTI)

CM Mamata Banerjee rally to protest NRC

The TMC supremo along with her party colleagues began her march from Sinthee More in the northern fringes of the city around 3 pm.

Mamata Banerjee

Opposition tears into Mamata for supporting Kumar

The Trinamul has maintained silence however.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

Cracker blast in West Bengal: Gov slams Mamata rule

Echoing him BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha suspected the presence of either RDX or a more powerful explosive.

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Lawyer attacks senior with axe, kills self

The senior lawyer was rushed to the state-run Mayo Hospital in a serious condition.

Sudha Bhardwaj

Elgar parishad: Cops to invoke Sedition Law

Rao is a senior leader of the banned party and he has been availing funds for the party’s tasks.

Sharad Pawar  (Photo: File | PTI)

NCP to address rallies in Amravati today

The Amravati Lok Sabha seat is presently represented by Shiv Sena’s Anandrao Adsul.

The attackers, it seems, had come from Belagavi (in Karnataka). Four teams have been sent to Karnataka to catch the accused.

12 injured in attack during Sunday Mass

Police have registered a case of rioting and attempt to murder against unidentified persons.