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Over 80 inmates of Byculla jail admitted to JJ Hospital

Around 81 inmates of Byculla Jail have been admitted to JJ Hospital on Friday. The prisoners had complained of vomiting and abdominal pain after whic...

Met department warns Driving to Uttarakhand hills

The India Meteorological Department in Dehradun has predicted heavy rainfall across the state on Saturday night while the next two days could see the...

Veteran Congress leader Ramchandra Singh Deo dead

Veteran Congress leader and first Finance Minister of Chhattisgarh Ramchandra Singh Deo died after prolonged illness at a private hospital in Raipur ...

Sidhu unveils plan to develop Virasat-e-Khalsa

Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu finalized a blue print to further develop prestigious Virasat-e-Khalsa, a museum of the Sikhs, at Anandpur Sahib. ...

Indo-Pacific must be free, open and and inclusive region: Sushma

Asserting that the Indo-Pacific must be a free, open and inclusive region, India said there was an imperative need for eschewing protectionism and av...

Tejashwi slams Sushil Modi's demand for cancellation of Lalu's bail

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav dubbed Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's demand for cancellation of his father and party chief Lalu Prasad's ...

Delhi facing acute shortage of public transport: AAP govt to SC

Delhi is facing an acute shortage of public transport as only 5,554 buses against the required number of 11,000 vehicles are plying in the national c...

Shiv Sena to back Modi govt in no-trust vote

Shiv Sena will vote in favour of the BJP-led government during the opposition-sponsored no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha, a source close to party ch...

Philips wins patent battle in Delhi HC

Dutch electronic major Philips has won a major legal battle with the Delhi High Court ruling that it has a patent right over a channel decoding techn...

Rajya Sabha is now Wi-Fi enabled

The Rajya Sabha is now Wi-Fi enabled, offering law makers of the Upper House access to Internet for browsing government and Parliament websites, Chai...

LS passes bill to end no detention policy in schools

A bill to amend the Right to Education (RTE) Act to abolish the 'no detention policy' in schools was passed in the Lok Sabha. Replying to the debate ...

Govt to release unemployment data in next 2 months

The government said in the Rajya Sabha that it will come out with unemployment data from 2016 in the next two months and asserted that various scheme...

RS MPs can now speak in 22 Indian languages in House

Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu announced that the Upper House now has facility for simultaneous interpretation in all 22 Indian languages aft...

Seven new members take oath in Rajya Sabha

RSS ideologue Rakesh Sinha, classical dancer Sonal Mansingh and sculptor Raghunath Mohapatra were among the seven new members of Rajya Sabha who took...

Rahul constitutes CWC, convenes first meeting on July 22

Rahul Gandhi constituted the Congress Working Committee and dropped veterans Digvijay Singh, Janardan Dwivedi, Kamal Nath, Sushilkumar Shinde and Kar...

Swami Agnivesh assaulted by BJP’s youth wing workers in Jharkhand

Social activist Swami Agnivesh was assaulted allegedly by BJP’s youth wing workers in Jharkhand’s Pakur area on Tuesday. The video of the...

5 boys rape 8-year-old girl in Uttarakhand

Five boys allegedly raped an eight-year-old girl in their neighbourhood when her parents were not at home in Sahaspur, the police said. During questi...

'I stand with the marginalised, I am the Congress': Rahul

Rahul Gandhi said the Congress stands with the persecuted and the "last person in the line" and seeks to erase "hatred and fear", breaking his silenc...

CBI chargesheets Farooq Abdullah, 3 others in JKCA scam

The CBI filed a chargesheet against former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah and three others for allegedly misappropriating over Rs 43 crore fr...

Tent collapses during PM's Midnapore rally, 20 injured

A makeshift tent collapsed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in West Bengal's Midnapore district, injuring at least 20 people, a police off...

Can petrol, diesel prices be made same for 4-wheelers: SC asks Centre

The Supreme Court directed the Centre to apprise it as to whether petrol and diesel can have an equal pricing for four wheelers and private cars afte...

PM Narendra Modi begins two-day UP tour

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin a two-day tour of eastern Uttar Pradesh tomorrow, visiting his parliamentary constituency Varanasi and ...

Setting up of social media hub is like creating surveillance state: SC

  The Supreme Court today took a strong note of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry's decision to set up a social media hub for monitoring ...

Mehbooba Mufti warns Delhi against breaking PDP

In a veiled attack on the BJP, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has warned that any attempt to beak her party People's Democrat...

Now buyer's name must on demand draft, says RBI

In a series of measures taken by the Reserve Bank of India to make banking instruments safer and stronger, the central bank said it has decided to ma...

Aadhaar Card not a 'must' to avail benefits of Ayushman Bharat scheme, clarifies govt

  The Centre clarified that Aadhaar card will not be compulsory to avail benefits under the Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Mission. T...

Two IndiGo planes avert mid-air collision over Bangalore airspace

Nearly 330 passengers had a narrow escape after two IndiGo planes averted a mid-air collision over the Bangalore airspace on Tuesday, prompting autho...

Mamata accuses BJP of targeting Missionaries of Charity

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP of targeting the Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity and maligning it. Mamata's ...

Kejriwal warns school authorities over confinement of KG students in basement

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has issued a stern warning to school authorities who allegedly confined 16 kindergarten children in basement ove...

6,000 kg of formalin-laced fish seized

The Kerala State Food Safety Department on Friday seized 6,000 kg of fish contaminated with the carcinogenic chemical formalin from Vatakara in Kozh...

Cruise tourism from Singapore draws Indians the most

Indians form the largest number of visitors for cruise tourism from Singapore, which is the homeport of many international cruise lines, a Singapore ...