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Friday, November 16, 2018

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Former legislator quits TRS, joins BJP

With the Telangana Rashtra Samithi denying ticket to her to contest the December 7 assembly elections in the state, former Choppadandi MLA and party ...

Rural areas of Assam to be ODF by 2018-end: Official

The rural areas of Assam are all set to become Open Defecation Free (ODF) by December 31, 2018 with 98 per cent of the target being already achieved,...

Prannoy Roy to come out with book on Indian polls

Senior journalist Prannoy Roy will come out with a book early next year which seeks to demystify the general elections and answer critical questions ...

RERA: Delhi gets full-time real estate regulator

Delhi has finally got a full-time real estate regulator under RERA with Lt Governor Anil Baijal appointing retired IAS officer Vijay S. Madan to the ...

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...

Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot to contest Rajasthan assembly polls

Former chief minister Ashok Gehlot and Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot declared that they both will contest the December 7 assembly election, f...

TRS chief richer by Rs 5.5 cr

Telangana caretaker Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao is richer by nearly Rs 5.5 crore, and acquired 16 acres of agricultural land during the past ...

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...

RBI, govt trying to reach common ground on some key issues

The government and Reserve Bank seem to be veering around to reach an agreeable solution particulary with respect of relaxation of the Prompt Correct...

Dassault boss responds to Rahul Gandhi on Rafale

The chief of Dassault Aviation, the French manufacturer contracted to deliver 36 fighter jets to the Indian Air Force, hit out at Rahul Gandhi for ca...

UP MLA Deomani Dwived demanded for renaming Sultanpur to 'Kushpur'

  A BJP MLA from Uttar Pradesh, Deomani Dwivedi, has now demanded that the name of Sultanpur be changed to Kushpura. This comes days after the Yo...

Mamata Banerjee slams BJP for its renaming spree

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the Narendra Modi government for going on a renaming spree in other cities but not agreeing ...

Delhi HC extends interim relief to Rakesh Asthana till 28th Nov

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday extended the interim relief to CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana till 28th November. A day before the court dismi...

Rafale pricing can be discussed only if facts of deal come into public domain: SC

The Supreme Court  said a discussion on the pricing of Rafale fighter jets can only take place if the facts of the deal are allowed to come into...

IAF officers assist SC on Rafale deal case

Deputy Chief of Air staff, Air Marshal V R Chaudhari and two other officers from Indian Air Force appeared in the Supreme Court  to assist it on...

BJP MP joins Congress weeks before Rajasthan elections

  BJP MP from Rajasthan's Dausa Harish Meena joined the Congress Party in the presence of party leaders Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot in Delhi . ...

AIADMK unveils new statue of Jayalalithaa

  The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu has unveiled a bronze statue of former Chief Minister and AIADMK Chief J Jayalalithaa at their party headquarte...

Rafale hearing: Aspects on pricing need not be discussed now, says CJI Ranjan Gogoi

The Supreme Court  said that aspects on pricing of Rafale fighter jets need not to be discussed now. After hearing the arguments of the petition...

SC commences hearing on pleas in Rafale case

  The Supreme Court  commenced its crucial hearing on pleas seeking court-monitored probe into procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from Fr...

PM Modi meets US Vice President Pence in Singapore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US Vice President Mike Pence in Singapore on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit and the two leaders are expected ...

PM Modi pitches India as favourite investment destination at Fintech Festival

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Wednesday that financial inclusion has become a reality for 1.3 billion Indians as he pitched India as a favourite ...

Stakes high on GSLV Mk-III launch today

  As the countdown begun for the launch of GSLV MkIII-D2 mission scheduled to lift-off from Sriharikota on Wednesday evening, stakes are raising ...

Demonetisation is biggest scam in India: Surjewala

Demonetisation was the "biggest scam in independent India" due to which many citizens lost their lives, jobs and life-long savings, senior Congress l...

Govt mulls second round of 2,500 MW medium-term PPA auction

Buoyed by a good response for the first tender of mid-term (3 years) power purchase agreement auction, the power ministry will bring its second round...

Rajinikanth backs PM Modi

Top Tamil actor Rajinikanth virtually threw his weight behind Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he was 'stronger' than '10 persons' aligning again...

6 researchers awarded USD 100k Infosys prize

Research on biosensors that can help India's space programme, and the role of carbon particles on climate change are among six works awarded the 2018...

Mortal remains of Ananth Kumar consigned to flames

The mortal remains of Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar were consigned to flames with full state honours in Bengaluru on Tuesday. The...

SC to hear final arguments in I-T case against Rahul, Sonia on Dec 4

The Supreme Court on Tuesday fixed December 4 for final arguments in the petitions filed by Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi c...

Thick haze engulfs Delhi, air quality remains severe

A thick haze engulfed the national capital on Tuesday as the air quality remained in the 'severe' category and authorities expressed concern that lig...

Sabarimala temple row: Opposition walks out of all-party meet

The all-party meeting called by Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday turned out to be a damp squib with the Opposition staging a walkou...

Pakistan certainly needs to do more in its fight against terrorism: U.S

Pakistan certainly needs to do more in its fight against terrorism and the Trump administration expects Islamabad to act against terror groups like t...

PM felicitates winners of first India-Singapore Hackathon

Top India, China officials hold defence, security dialogue

Indians ‘very good’ trade negotiators: Trump

Trump names new US ambassador to Saudi Arabia