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Opinion, Reporters diary, 07 May 2018

Death penalty for culprits in rape cases not a solution

If and when crime takes place the conviction rate should go up and the current pendency of cases in the courts should be brought down.

07 May 2018 11:38 PM

Railway staff to go on 72-hr hunger strike from tomorrow for higher pay

The strike has been called against non-implementation of 7th pay commission's provisions and attempted privatisation of railways.

07 May 2018 9:29 PM

PM on airplane mode, not work mode: Rahul slams Modi for 'PPP' jibe

Cong chief Rahul Gandhi accused PM Modi of making personal attacks against him as he did not have to speak about on other issues.

07 May 2018 9:22 PM

5-judge SC bench to hear petition for CJI impeachment on Tuesday

The bench comprising Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde, NV Ramana, Arun Mishra and AK Goel will hear the plea tomorrow.

07 May 2018 9:00 PM

IMD issues severe weather alert in several parts of North India

IMD issued alert for parts of J&K, Uttarkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Chandigarh, UP, Sikkim and West Bengal.

07 May 2018 8:52 PM


J&K CM welcomes SC decision to transfer Kathua case to Pathankot

Supreme Court has transferred Kathua rape case trial from J&K to Pathankot court; it has also ruled out CBI inquiry.

07 May 2018 8:36 PM

Scheme finalized, Centre seeks 10 days from SC to form Cauvery board

The Centre virtually cited Karnataka assembly polls on May 12 to delay the process.

07 May 2018 8:28 PM

Big Mac daddy Don Gorske finishes 30,000th McDonald's burger

Guinness World Records has recognized Gorske for the most Big Macs consumed since 2016

07 May 2018 8:24 PM

The wonders frequent sauna could do!

Frequent sauna bathing is associated with a reduced risk of stroke.

07 May 2018 8:18 PM

Aditi Singh denies wedding with Rahul Gandhi, says they are like siblings

Annoyed over wedding rumours, Aditi Singh took to Twitter and said that Rahul Gandhi was her ‘rakhi brother’.

07 May 2018 7:53 PM


India and World Bank sign USD 200 million loan deal

The project will include investments in improving the skills and capacities of ICDS staff and community nutrition workers.

07 May 2018 7:41 PM

Marriage without consent, SC lets K'taka woman to stay away from husband

However, SC refused to annul 26-year-old woman's marriage only on the ground that it was performed without her consent.

07 May 2018 7:33 PM

ICICI Bank Q4 profit plunges 45 per cent to Rs 1,142 cr

It had a net profit of Rs 2,083 crore in the January-March quarter of the preceding fiscal, 2016-17.

07 May 2018 7:30 PM

IPL 2018, SRH vs RCB: Sunrisers win by 5 runs, leave RCB season in mess

Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled a brilliant final over to hand Orange Army a very close win.

07 May 2018 7:26 PM

BoI offers home loans at cheaper rates to good credit score holders

A consumer's CIBIL score is a three-digit numeric summary of the credit information report.

07 May 2018 7:23 PM


Sonam Kapoor Sangeet: These inside pics and videos will make you squeak with joy

The Sangeet ceremony sees the presence of Sonam's family, and especially BFF Jacqueline is super excited!

07 May 2018 7:22 PM

2 gunmen shot dead teacher at school in Bihar

The incident occurred at L N High School premises when teacher was about to enter classroom.

07 May 2018 7:17 PM

Illicit liquor worth Rs 1 Cr seized in UP ahead of Kairana bypoll

Police seized over 1,300 cartons of liquor, arrested three people in this connection.

07 May 2018 7:16 PM

Pawan Hans' Udan plans run into rough weather amid divestment

The disinvestment process should not come as a roadblock in the business expansion plans of the company.

07 May 2018 7:15 PM

Gold jewellery demand may fall by 2-4 per cent this year: report

Icra expects the gold jewellery retail industry to record a 6-7 per cent volume growth.

07 May 2018 7:04 PM