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Bihar floods toll reaches 97

Sitamarhi, with 27 deaths, remains the worst-hit district

21 Jul 2019 10:30 am
Election to Odisha’s Patkura assembly seat gets underway

Polling to Odisha’s Patkura assembly seat got under way at 7 am on Saturday, after being postponed twice in the past few months, an official said.An

20 Jul 2019 3:42 pm
Coalition moves SC to counter BJP’s strategies

In an attempt to buy time and counter the moves by the BJP, both the JD(S) and the Congress approached the Supreme Court and maintained that Karnataka

19 Jul 2019 9:08 pm
Opposition rallies over Sonbhadra violence, Priyanka’s detention

The Opposition is trying to target the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the Sonbhadra violence that claimed the lives of 10 people, including tribals

19 Jul 2019 9:06 pm
Kumaraswamy will make his farewell speech on Friday: Yeddyurappa

Will decide on future course of action after consulting national leadership

19 Jul 2019 12:30 pm
Row in AP Assembly over Chandrababu’s residence

Vacate it forthwith, YSR Cong tells former CM

18 Jul 2019 9:11 pm
18 Jul 2019 9:04 pm
Congress asks Akash Vijayvargiya to apologise to civic official

The Madhya Pradesh Congress on Thursday demanded that BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya publicly apologise to the civic official he assaulted with a cricket

18 Jul 2019 9:00 pm
Ahmedabad startup launches video streaming platform for vernacular content

Ahmedabad-based vernacular content start-up, Matrubharti on Thursday announced launching of vernacular video streaming platform, Matrubharti Vishesh.

18 Jul 2019 5:27 pm
Fears of deficit monsoon in Gujarat as further delay in rain expected

With 86 per cent deficient rains so far, there is little relief as weather watchers expect fewer rainy days in July than in June

17 Jul 2019 10:01 pm
Assam floods: Army resources on stand-by for relief operations

There are 152 monitoring stations for providing timely warning of an impending crisis due to floods

17 Jul 2019 11:13 am
Karnataka: Supreme Court to pronounce order regarding rebel MLAs plea on July 17

How can the Speaker keep it pending, asks senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi

16 Jul 2019 10:16 pm
High Court quashes CRZ clearance to ₹ 14,000-cr Mumbai road project

The project proposed to connect Marine Drive in south Mumbai to Borivali in north.

16 Jul 2019 3:01 pm
Modi govt will never misuse NIA law: Amit Shah

Refuting opposition claims over “misuse” of the NIA law, Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday asserted that the Modi government will never misuse it on

15 Jul 2019 5:24 pm
Sexual assault case : Supreme Court dismisses Asaram Bapu’s bail plea

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of self-styled preacher Asaram in connection with a sexual assault case lodged against him in Guj

15 Jul 2019 12:09 pm
Karnataka crisis: Apex court agrees to hear plea of 5 more rebel MLAs on Tuesday

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear plea of five more rebel Congress MLAs along with the pending petition of 10 legislators seeking a directio

15 Jul 2019 11:46 am
Building collapses in Himachal Pradesh; six Army personnel among seven dead

The Indian Army, CRPF and police initially jointly carried out the rescue operation.

15 Jul 2019 9:07 am
Any misadventure by Pakistan Army will be repelled with punitive response: Army chief Bipin Rawat

Any misadventure by Pakistan Army will be repelled with punitive response and no act of terror will go unpunished, Army chief General Bipin Rawat said

13 Jul 2019 8:51 pm
3 killed in fire at Delhi factory

Two women and a teenager were killed in a massive fire at a two-storeyed hardware factory in Delhi on Saturday morning, police said. The blaze broke

13 Jul 2019 8:02 pm
First Rafale delivery in September 2019 as per schedule: Ajay Kumar

All the 36 Rafale jets will be delivered to the Indian Air Force within the next two years, Ajay Kumar, secretary to the department of defence production said.

13 Jul 2019 7:56 pm
Karnataka crisis: BJP wants trust vote on Monday

The BJP will press Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to seek trust vote in the Assembly on Monday, state BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa said on Sat

13 Jul 2019 6:13 pm
HC seeks ASI reply on PIL relating to ancient temple in Bihar

The Patna High Court has sought a reply from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on a PIL seeking directions to authorities concerned for the p

13 Jul 2019 1:57 pm
Ahmedabad court grants bail to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case by ADC Bank

Congress leader and former party chief Rahul Gandhi was granted bail by a Metropolitan Court in Ahmedabad on Friday in a criminal defamation case fil

13 Jul 2019 10:51 am
Karnataka crisis: Apex court asks Assembly Speaker to maintain status quo

The Supreme Court asked the Karnataka Assembly Speaker on Friday to maintain the status quo on the resignation and disqualification of 10 rebel Congre

12 Jul 2019 9:35 pm
Welfare schemes get more allocation in AP Budget

State Finance Minister B. Rajendranath Reddy presents the ₹ 2,27,974.99 cr Budget

12 Jul 2019 5:33 pm
Ratnadeep opens its first store outside its home base, in Bengaluru

Targets to have 100 stores pan India & achieve ₹1,000 crore turnover this fiscal

11 Jul 2019 10:04 pm
Karnataka crisis is a result of simmering discontent among Cong, JD(S) MLAs

The Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition government, which has been on the brink right from the day it was sworn in, is now imploding. Neither powe

11 Jul 2019 9:42 pm
Rahul in LS: Fulfil promises to farmers

Rajnath Singh says Congress is to be blamed; touts PM’s sops for farm sector

11 Jul 2019 9:41 pm
Morsel & Tisane opens The Tea Room

Morsel & Tisane has set up The Tea Room, an innovative concept tea hub offering exclusive food and meeting place in Hyderabad. Part of the Hydera

11 Jul 2019 9:02 pm
Gujarat to set up 200 sq km firing range at Dholera SIR

Besides Indian Army and IAF, private defence players will also use the firing range

11 Jul 2019 5:35 pm
Rajya Sabha elections: Vaiko, Anbumani, others elected unopposed to from Tamil Nadu

There were only six nominees in the fray for as many vacancies.

11 Jul 2019 5:16 pm
Prohibitory orders around Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru in view of crucial cabinet meet

With the stage set for a major political showdown in Karnataka, following a spate of resignations threatening the existence of the coalition governme

11 Jul 2019 11:07 am
In Rajya Sabha, Congress wages a lone battle on the Karnataka issue

The Congress on Wednesday fought a lone battle in Rajya Sabha on the arrest and detention of the Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad for a brief per

10 Jul 2019 10:03 pm
Rose Valley scam: After Prosenjit, ED summons actor Rituparna

Press Trust of India Bengali film actor Rituparna Sengupta has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate next week in connection with the investig

10 Jul 2019 8:43 pm
21 States have framed rules to curb illegal mining: Minister

Twenty one States, including mineral-rich Jharkhand and West Bengal, have framed rules to check illegal mining, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

10 Jul 2019 8:40 pm
Saravana Bhavan founder Rajagopal surrenders, taken to govt hospital

Founder of popular South Indian food chain ‘Saravana Bhavan’, P Rajagopal surrendered before a sessions court here on Tuesday to serve a life term in

10 Jul 2019 10:41 am
AIADMK nominees file Rajya Sabha poll papers

The ruling AIADMK’s candidates A Mohammedjan and N Chandrasekaran and its ally PMK’s nominee Anbumani Ramadoss Monday filed their nominations for th

8 Jul 2019 8:14 pm
Bill in LS to facilitate speedy eviction from govt residences

In a bid to crackdown on unauthorised occupants of government residential accommodations, a bill was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday.The Public P

8 Jul 2019 7:54 pm
Hyderabad Airport Metro looking for consultant to prepare report on elevated bus rapid transit system

Transport network will have stations at every half a km against metro’s 1 km

7 Jul 2019 9:15 pm
‘AP to unveil new IT policy in 100 days’

The Andhra Pradesh government will unveil a new IT policy within 100 days or so, and the State government will focus on developing Visakhapatnam as

7 Jul 2019 9:13 pm
Telangana formulating new policies on urban & rural development, revenue

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has instructed officials to formulate the State’s new policies on urban and rural development, and reve

7 Jul 2019 9:06 pm
Karnataka: JD(S)-Congress govt in crisis as 13 MLAs submit resignation

The JD(S)-Congress government plunged into a crisis on Saturday with 13 MLAs of the alliance submitting their resignation to the Speaker. The ruling

6 Jul 2019 8:25 pm
TN CM Palaniswami lays foundation for various projects

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday laid the foundation stone for 10 production units that will bring an investment of Rs 2,244 crore

4 Jul 2019 9:31 pm
Renegotiation of PPAs in Andhra may exert cash-flow pressure, impair investor confidence: Ind-Ra

The high-level negotiation committee constituted by the Andhra Pradesh government to review and renegotiate the signed power purchase agreements (PPAs

4 Jul 2019 5:50 pm
Udayanidhi Stalin appointed DMK youth wing secretary

DMK chief MK Stalin's son and actor Udhayanidhi Stalin has been appointed as the party's youth wing secretary. This post was held by MK Stalin for for

4 Jul 2019 4:30 pm
Tamil Nadu inducts 500 new buses

In a bid to improve the public transport, Tamil Nadu inducted 500 news buses worth ₹158.72 crore, says a government press release.As a symbolic launch

4 Jul 2019 3:54 pm
Lok Sabha polls for Vellore constituency to be held on August 5

This for the first time that the election to a Lok Sabha seat was cancelled due to use of money power.

4 Jul 2019 2:44 pm
30 states achieve 100% ODF status since Swachh Bharat launch: Eco Survey

Swachh Bharat Mission should should focus on achieving 100 per cent disposal of solid and liquid waste

4 Jul 2019 2:44 pm
‘Few have the courage that you do,’ says Priyanka on Rahul Gandhi’s resignation

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday said she respected her brother Rahul Gandhi’s decision to step down as the party’s presi

4 Jul 2019 11:24 am
Centre ridicules Opposition’s double standard on EVMs

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad leads discussion on electoral reforms

4 Jul 2019 10:55 am