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Nine shot dead in firing over land dispute in Uttar Pradesh’s Sonbhadra district

 The incident took place due to a dispute between villagers and Gram Pradhan over the usage of a disputed land for farming.

17 Jul 2019 5:32 pm
Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Watch ICJ verdict live on

The proceedings at the UN Court in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case can be watched live on

17 Jul 2019 5:32 pm
13 Navy, 3 Coast Guard officers graduate as Observers at Passing Out Parade at INS Garuda

Rear Admiral Puneet Kumar Bahl, VSM, Chief Staff Officer (Training) of Southern Naval Command reviewed the impressive Passing Out Parade at the naval air station and awarded the coveted ‘golden wings’ to the passing out officers.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
Mumbai’s Central Line staff offers prayers for uninterrupted train services

The Central Railway, however, issued a clarification saying that prayers must not be linked to train services.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
Gun-toting Uttarakhand MLA Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion suspended by BJP for six years

In the video, which went viral within no time, Kunwar Pranav Champion was also caught mouthing abuses and dancing with three pistols and a rifle.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
Timeline of Kulbhushan Jadhav case at International Court of Justice

The death sentence handed to Jadhav evoked a sharp reaction in India, forcing the Indian government to approach the ICJ in order to stop Islamabad from executing the order of its military court.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
Home Minister Amit Shah backs nationwide NRC, pledges to deport all illegal immigrants

Home Minister Amit Shah made the statement shortly after Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai, informed the Rajya Sabha that the Centre was planning to extend the July 31 deadline to release the final NRC in Assam

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
`Police and public order` state subjects: MoS Home Nityanand Rai on rising mob lynching cases

Speaking in Rajya Sabha, Minister of State (Home) Nityanand Rai said, ''Police' and 'public order' are state subjects under the seventh schedule of the Constitution.''

17 Jul 2019 4:32 pm
Who lost their `Smack`? Contact Rajasthan Police to claim it and get `free stay & food`

The tweet soon went viral, with the Twitterati responding with equally humourous puns. 

17 Jul 2019 3:33 pm
All about the judges who matter in Kulbhushan Jadhav case at International Court of Justice

The verdict in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case will be read out by Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf, who is the current president of the International Court of Justice at Hague.

17 Jul 2019 3:33 pm
126 terrorists killed in J&K, 16 others arrested with Interpol`s help till June 2019: Home Ministry

India also sent o 41 Red Corner Notice for international arrests to the INTERPOL in 2019 so far, out of which 32 have been published. 

17 Jul 2019 2:32 pm
Kulbhushan Jadhav case at ICJ: A look at India’s claims against Pakistan

India dragged Pakistan to the International Court of Justice on May 8, 2017, citing “egregious violation of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relation”.

17 Jul 2019 2:32 pm
Hima Das appeals for help as floods ravage Assam

Nearly 4,175 villages, with 46.28 lakh people, have been affected due to the floods, while close to 90,000 hectares of agricultural land is inundated.

17 Jul 2019 1:34 pm
26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed arrested in Pakistan`s Lahore

The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) of Pakistan's Punjab Police arrested 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday in connection with terror financing case.

17 Jul 2019 1:34 pm
Both India and China exercising restraint in Doklam: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

India and China are respecting the existing agreements to maintain peace and tranquillity at the border, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.

17 Jul 2019 1:34 pm
Karnataka`s political crisis: Full timeline of how the drama has unfolded

The battle for wielding political power in the state of Karnataka has been every bit as riveting as it has been bitter.

17 Jul 2019 1:34 pm
Blade, wire and pen among 33 sharp objects taken out of man’s stomach during surgery

Thirty-year-old Yogesh, who hails from Ishanagar, went to the doctor with complaint of pain in his stomach.

17 Jul 2019 12:33 pm
Supreme Court allows rebel Karnataka MLAs to skip floor test, Yeddyurappa guns for Kumaraswamy

Supreme court bench, headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, asked the Speaker to decide on the fate of the 15 rebel Karnataka MLAs.

17 Jul 2019 11:32 am
Mumbai building collapse: CM Devdendra Fadnavis announces compensation for victims

A four-storey building came crashing down in Dongri on Tuesday (July 16) which has resulted in at least 14 deaths.

17 Jul 2019 11:32 am
#SareeTwitter: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra shares throwback photo from her wedding day 22 years ago

Priyanka plunged into active politics on January 23, ahead of the Lok Sabha election.

17 Jul 2019 9:33 am
Don’t sacrifice cow on Eid al-Adha: Telangana minister urges Muslims

The Telangana home minister said that the fact must be respected that members of a particular community worship cow.

17 Jul 2019 9:33 am
Cleansing rituals performed at Tirupati after lunar eclipse

As per Hindu beliefs, all places of religious worship are closed and no religious rituals are performed during an eclipse.

17 Jul 2019 9:33 am
Diverted Vistara flight lands in Lucknow with low fuel

Flight UK944 operating on Mumbai-Delhi route initiated a diversion to Lucknow due to bad weather over Delhi.

17 Jul 2019 9:33 am
Bizarre: Thakore community prohibits unmarried women from using mobile phones

Members of the Thakore community in 12 villages of Dantiwada Tehsil in Banaskantha districts have come up with a list of prohibitory 'rules' which are essentially archaic in nature. 

17 Jul 2019 8:33 am
Kulbhushan Jadhav was abducted by group of Jaish-ul-Adl from Chabahar and given to ISI: Report

Sources in the Indian government have revealed Pakistan used a proxy group to conspire to get Kulbhushan Jadhav kidnapped. Pakistan has had troubled borders with Iran as well for providing support to terror activities.

17 Jul 2019 7:32 am
Mumbai building collapse: Death toll climbs to 13, rescue efforts continue

The collapsed building was reportedly close to 100 years old and that a notice had been issued in 2017 for it to be vacated.

17 Jul 2019 7:32 am
BS Yeddyurappa plays cricket with BJP MLAs at Bengaluru resort

As political crisis looms large over Karnataka, BJP state president BS Yeddyurappa was seen engrossed in a game of cricket with BJP MLAs at Ramada resort here on Tuesday.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
JNU security guard, who cracked university`s entrance exam, to study Russian

Where there`s a will, there`s a way! This proverbial truth aptly applies to Ramjal Meena, a security guard at the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University, who has cracked the varsity`s entrance examination and will be studying the Russian language.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
SC to decide fate of rebel Karnataka MLAs on Wednesday, BJP keeps fingers crossed

The hearings of the rebel MLAs, the Speaker and Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy was concluded in the SC on Tuesday before a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
TTD board to streamline VVIP darshan culture at Tirumala temple

 For any God all devotees are equal but in front of God not all devotees are equal. Especially in temples, the culture of Special or VVIP darshan definitely raises a lot of serious questions. In Tirumala, abode of richest Hindu God Lord Venkateshwara, this difference between a common or poor devotee and a VIP or VVIP has become a raging point.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Red alert issued in Kerala, extremely heavy rains predicted

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert in six districts of Kerala from July 18, predicting very heavy to extremely heavy rains in the state.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
At least 15 dead, 43 lakh affected in Assam floods, Centre releases Rs 251 crore aid

At least 15 people have died and lives of 43 lakh others affected as the flood situation in Assam further deteriorated on Tuesday. At least 32 out of 33 districts in the state have submerged under floodwater with 90 per cent of Kaziranga National Park rendered inundated.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

The Indian Coast Guard in a coordinated operation with the Bangladesh Coast Guard brought back as many as 516 Indian fishermen along with 32 Indian Fishing Boats from Bangladesh who were stranded due to bad weather and rough seas in the Bay of Bengal. 

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Death toll in Mumbai`s building collapse jumps to 10, rescue operations continue

At least 8 people have sustained injuries in the incident and are receiving treatment at J J Hospital and Habib Hospital.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
International Court of Justice to pass verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case on Wednesday

The death sentence handed to Kulbhushan Jadhav evoked a sharp reaction in India, forcing the Indian government to approach the ICJ in order to stop Islamabad from executing the order of its military court.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Ranchi court grants bail to student, orders her to distribute five copies of Quran

While granting bail to the accused Richa Sharma, the court directed Sharma, who is a B.Com student, to donate one copy of Quran to the Anjuman Islamia Committee and four copies of Muslim religious book to libraries of various school and colleges.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 7, PM Modi expresses anguish

It is feared that the death toll in Mumbai's Dongri building collapse could increase as some people are still believed to be trapped under the debris of the building.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Watchman beaten up and paraded naked for molesting minor girl in Maharashtra

Police said that the watchman allegedly molested the minor girl on Sunday night in Bolinj in the township.  

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Well prepared to fight another Kargil war: Indian Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa

Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa said that if needed, IAF is capable of carrying out precision strikes from standoff distances.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Closure of Lakshman Jhula done to ensure user safety: Uttarakhand CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said on Tuesday that the decision to close Lakshman Jhula for vehicular and pedestrian use was taken with the safety of users as the topmost priority.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Long-delayed RTR flyover opens in Delhi, to ease traffic congestion

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday inaugurated a 2.7-km signal-free flyover on Rao Tula Ram Marg (RTR), which will ease traffic flow in South Delhi.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
7 arrested for kidnapping, holding 3 captive in Jaipur

Seven members of a gang, involved in the kidnapping and holding people hostage for money were arrested in an operation conducted by Jaipur Police and rescued three people who were held in captivity on Sunday.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Yamuna Expressway authority acts to prevent accidents; Yogi Adityanath pulls up Jaypee group

The Yamuna Expressway authority has decided to take the help of transport and traffic police departments to enforce the directive.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Swatantra Dev Singh appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president

Swatantra Dev Singh Singh is currently Transport Minister in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's cabinet.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Reshuffle in Maharashtra BJP, Chandrakant Patil replaces Raosaheb Danve as state unit chief

The letter signed by BJP General Secretary Arun Singh said that Chandrakant Patil will take charge as Maharashtra BJP chief with immediate effect.

17 Jul 2019 4:32 am
Watch: CRPF personnel jump in water to save teen girl from drowning in Jammu and Kashmir

Displaying yet another incident of their valour and bravery, two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constables in Jammu and Kashmir jumped into a stream to save a girl from being washed away.

16 Jul 2019 12:32 am
31 dead, over 20 lakh affected as flood wreaks havoc in 12 districts of Bihar

The worst-affected districts are Araria, Kishanganj, Supaul, Darbhanga, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, East Champaran, Madhubani, and Muzaffarpur.

15 Jul 2019 11:32 pm
Jammu and Kashmir witnessed 187 more attacks in 2018 than 2017

India witnessed a total of 318 terrorist attacks in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in 2018, 187 more than the total number of attacks in 2017, which stood at 131.

15 Jul 2019 10:31 pm
SP leader and former PM Chandrashekhar`s son, Neeraj Shekhar, quits Rajya Sabha, may join BJP

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Rajya Sabha MP Neeraj Shekhar on Monday resigned as an MP of the Upper House. It is to be noted that Neeraj Shekhar is the son of former prime minister Chandrashekhar.

15 Jul 2019 10:31 pm