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Rahul Easwar's bail cancelled

The Ranni court has cancelled the bail of Hindu activist Rahul Easwar, who was arrested over blood spilling controversy in Sabarimala and later relea...

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Bishop Thomas Thennatt of Gwalior has succumbed to a severe head injury in a tragic car accident. He was 65.According to a press release from the Dio...

Rehana Fathima gets conditional bail

The Kerala High Court on Friday granted bail to activist Rehana Fathima, who has been arrested for allegedly hurting religious sentiments through her...

BJP hartal affects normal life in Kerala

The dawn-to-dusk hartal called by the Kerala unit of the BJP affected normal life in the state on Friday with most state-run and private buses keepin...

Zoramthanga sworn-in as Mizoram's new CM

Mizo National Front (MNF) leader Zoramthanga was sworn-in as Mizoram's new chief minister. Zoramthanga was administered the oath of office and secrec...

3 militants, soldier killed in Pulwama encounter: Army

Three militants and a soldier were killed in an encounter between the ultras and security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday...

Swiggy, others remove 10,500 restaurants for violating food safety law

As many as 10,500 restaurants have been de-listed by e-commerce firms like Zomato and Swiggy for not having license or registration under the food sa...

SC/ST seats: BJP retains only 21 against 50 in 2013 Rajasthan polls

The BJP has won only 21 of the 59 seats reserved for SC/ST candidates in Rajasthan against 50 it had bagged in the previous assembly elections, as pe...

Trump taps budget head Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

Donald Trump announced that his budget director Mick Mulvaney will step in as acting chief of staff to replace John Kelly -- amid indications the pre...

Australia recognises west Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Australia now recognises west Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday, but a contentious embassy shift from Tel...

China lodges 'stern' protest with U.S over Senate bill on Tibet

China has lodged a 'stern' diplomatic protest with the U.S over the Senate passing a bipartisan legislation that seeks to impose a visa ban on Chines...

Trump's son-in-law Kushner possible next chief of staff: U.S media

Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner is on the short-list of potential candidates for the president's next chief of staff, US m...

Zoramthanga sworn-in as Mizoram's new CM

Mizo National Front (MNF) leader Zoramthanga was sworn-in as Mizoram's new chief minister. Zoramthanga was administered the oath of office and secrec...

Gwalior Bishop Thomas Thennatt dies in car accident

Bishop Thomas Thennatt of Gwalior has succumbed to a severe head injury in a tragic car accident. He was 65.According to a press release from the Dio...

Govt rules out JPC probe in Rafale deal

Bolstered by the Supreme Court verdict on the Rafale deal, the government on Friday ruled out the possibility of a Joint Parliamentary Committee prob...

Dassault Aviation welcomes SC ruling on Rafale deal

The Dassault Aviation welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling on the Rafale fighter jet deal, rejecting demands for any probe into the multi-billion doll...

Ashok Gehlot named Rajasthan CM

The Congress named Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan's next chief minister and Sachin Pilot his deputy after party president Rahul Gandhi successfully broker...

100-rupee coin with Vajpayee's portrait to be launched soon

A new 100-rupee coin with the image of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be launched soon, an official statement said. The coin will we...

Govt seeks apology from Rahul Gandhi on Rafale issue

The treasury benches on Friday mounted a counter-offensive on the opposition on the Rafale issue in Lok Sabha after the Supreme Court gave a clean ch...

SC gives clean chit to Modi govt in Rafale deal

The Supreme Court gave a clean chit to the Narendra Modi government on the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The apex court said the...

Theresa May wins confidence vote over Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May won a crucial vote of confidence in her leadership of the ruling Conservative Party over the controversial Brexit ...

Kamal Nath named Madhya Pradesh's new CM

The Congress on Thursday night named veteran leader Kamal Nath as Madhya Pradesh's next chief minister, after hours of hectic parleys held by the par...

Shiv Sena asks BJP to bring ordinance on Ram temple

The Shiv Sena demanded that the BJP bring an ordinance for construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya in the Winter Session of Parliament, accusing it...

K. Chandrasekhar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM

TRS president K. Chandrasekhar Rao, who led his party to a massive victory in the December 7 assembly elections, was sworn-in on Thursday as the chie...

Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against Mehul Choksi: CBI

The Interpol has issued a Red Corner Notice against absconding billionaire Mehul Choksi, who is accused of cheating state-run Punjab National Bank to...

NOTA percentage zooms by 47% to 2.25 lakh in Telangana

NOTA votes registered a whopping 47 per cent growth to about 2.25 lakh in the latest Telangana assembly elections compared to the 2014 polls. A total...

India to increase public health spending to 2.5% of GDP: PM

India is set to increase its public health spending to 2.5 per cent of its GDP by 2025, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday, as he asserte...

Malaysian ex-PM slapped with new charge over 1MDB scandal

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with tampering with the final audit report into a defunct state investment fund, adding ...

Kerala Assembly adjourned for 8th straight day

The Kerala Assembly was adjourned for the eighth consecutive day on Wednesday with the opposition Congress-led UDF disrupting proceedings over the Sa...

Chandrasekhar Rao elected as leader of TRS legislature party

TRS president K. Chandrasekhar Rao was elected leader of the legislature party, paving the way for his return as Chief Minister for the second straig...

Congress is single-largest party in MP with 114 seats

The Congress, which was locked in a tantalising see-saw battle with the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, has emerged as the single-largest party with 114 seats...

Not necessary to disclose identity of rape victims: SC

The Supreme Court said it is not necessary to disclose the identity of victims of rape and sexual assault to 'arouse public opinion and sentiment' as...

Shaktikanta Das named new RBI Governor

Former bureaucrat Shaktikanta Das, who spearheaded the post-demonetisation normalisation of the economy, was named the new governor of the Reserve Ba...

TRS on course to retaining power in Telangana

The TRS was on course to return to power with a thumping majority in Telangana if the initial trends hold, with party candidates leading in 92 out of...

Congress leads in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, MP

The Congress was leading in the BJP-ruled states of Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh and was locked in a close fight in Madhya Pradesh while the TRS forged...

Centre 'deeply satisfied' with UK court's verdict on Vijay Mallya

India expressed 'deep satisfaction' over a UK court judgement which ordered Vijay Mallya's extradition after concluding that the "flashy billionaire"...

First Nissan Global Digital Hub inaugurated in India

Japanese auto major Nissan Motors's first Global Digital Hub,the first of its kind in a number of software and IT development centres in Asia, Europe...

Urjit Patel resigns as RBI Governor

Reserve Bank Governor Urjit Patel unexpectedly resigned on Monday, four days ahead of a crucial meeting of the board of the central bank that could h...

BJP's 'secretariat march' over Sabarimala issue turns violent

The BJP's 'secretariat march' over the Sabarimala issue on Monday turned violent, prompting police to use water cannon and tear gas to disperse the p...

BJP asks Opposition to reveal PM candidate's name

BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya has mocked the scheduled meeting of opposition parties in New Delhi on Monday, and said they shou...

Theresa May faces fight for her political life in Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a fight for her political life in a parliamentary vote that will decide the fate of her Brexit divorce deal....

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