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Ashok Chawla resigns as Yes Bank chairman

Former bureaucrat Ashok Chawla resigned as non-executive chairman of Yes Bank, the private sector bank said.According to sources, Ashok offered to qu...

National Herald case: Centre assures HC status quo till Nov 22

The Centre on Thursday gave an oral assurance to the Delhi High Court that it will maintain status quo till November 22 in the land lease matter of A...

SC declines to stay its verdict allowing women of all ages into Sabarimala temple

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to stay its verdict which allowed entry of women of all age groups into Kerala's Sabarimala temple. A bench h...

WPI inflation rises to 5.28% in October

Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a four-month high of 5.28 per cent in October, mainly due to spike in petrol and diesel prices, even as f...

Rafale deal: SC reserves order on pleas seeking court-monitored probe

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its order on pleas seeking court-monitored probe in procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. A benc...

Note ban hurt the poor, benefited rich: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi launched a counter attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetisation, saying the note ban hurt the poor and ...

Sabarimala: Review petitions to be heard in open court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay its verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into the Sabarimala temple but agreed to hear in o...

76% licensed gun owners deposit arms in poll-bound Mizoram

  At least 76 per cent of the licensed gun owners have deposited their arms to the police in Mizoram ahead of the November 28 Assembly elections...

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee passes away

  Marvel legend Stan Lee, who revolutionized pop culture as the co-creator of iconic superheroes like 'Spider-Man' and 'The Hulk' who now dominat...

70% turnout in first phase of Chhattisgarh polls

Around 70 per cent voter turnout was registered in the first phase of the Chhattisgarh Assembly polls, the Election Commission (EC) said on Monday.In...

BMC hands over possession of land for Thackeray memorial

Two years after the plan to build a memorial to Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray was announced, the Mumbai civic body has handed over the possession...

Rafale deal: Centre hands over document on decision process to petitioners

The Centre complied with a Supreme Court order and handed over to petitioners, who sought a court-monitored CBI probe into the procurement of 36 Rafa...

CVC files preliminary probe report in sealed cover in SC

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on Monday filed its preliminary probe report relating to CBI Director Alok Kumar Verma in a sealed cover in th...

Congress' politics begins and ends with one family: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attacked the Congress, targeting its president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia, saying the party's "politics...

SC declines early hearing of pleas in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case

The Supreme Court declined early hearing of petitions in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case. A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan...

Over 1.28 lakh tourists visit 'Statue of Unity' in 11 days

Since opening for the public on November 1, the 182-metre tall 'Statue of Unity' in Narmada district of Gujarat has attracted more than 1.28 lakh tou...

Rajasthan polls: Vasundhara Raje in first list of 131 BJP candidates

The BJP announced its candidates for 131 of the 200 seats of the Rajasthan Assembly with Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje being fielded from her tradit...

Former Karnataka minister Janardhana Reddy arrested

Mining baron and former Karnataka minister G. Janardhana Reddy was arrested in Bengaluru on Sunday after marathon questioning by police in connection...

GST a 'monumental reform', hit growth only for 2 quarters: Minister

The GST implementation was a 'monumental reform' which had disruptionist impact on growth only for two quarters, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, ...

Union Minister Ananth Kumar passes away

Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar died at a private hospital in Bengaluru in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for...

Raman Singh govt has made Chhattisgarh almost 'Naxalism-free': Amit Shah

The Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh had made the state 'almost free' of Naxalism and developed it as a hub of power and cement production, BJP...

Over 27 lakh children given MR vaccine in J&K

Over 27.85 lakh children were given the Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccine during an ongoing vaccination campaign across Jammu and Kashmir, an official spo...

EC bans exit polls from Nov 12 to Dec 7

The Election Commission imposed a near month-long ban on holding exit polls beginning November 12 in the five poll-bound states. A notification issue...

Govt says not seeking massive reserve transfer from RBI

  Amid a face-off with the RBI, the government said it is discussing an "appropriate" size of capital reserves that the central bank must maintai...

Sreedharan Pillai moves HC seeking quashing of FIR against him

Kerala BJP president P.S Sreedharan Pillai moved the High Court seeking quashing of an FIR registered against him by the police for his speech on the...

Rajasthan polls: BSP releases fresh list of candidates

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) announced a fresh list of six candidates for the December 7 Rajasthan Assembly elections. Party president Sitaram Meghw...

Congress supports urban Maoists, says PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Congress of backing urban Maoists who he said have ruined the lives of poor Adivasi youth.Addressing his fir...

CBI director Alok Verma appears before CVC

CBI Director Alok Verma met Central Vigilance Commissioner KV Chowdary in connection with an inquiry into corruption charges levelled gainst him by h...

High Court disqualifies Azhikode MLA K.M Shaji

The Kerala High Court on Friday disqualified an Indian Union Muslim League MLA on a plea claiming that he used religion to win the Assembly polls in ...