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Congress authorises Rahul to choose his own working committee team

NEW DELHI: The Congress unanimously passed a resolution at its plenary session on Sunday, authorising party president Rahul Gandhi to choose members of the...

India’s ‘smart’ cities plan may adversely impact environment

LONDON: India’s plans to create 100 new ‘smart’ cities to support the country’s rapidly growing urban population may have a significant detrimental impact on...

No proposal to review MFN status to Pakistan: GoI

NEW DELHI: There is no proposal to review the ‘Most Favoured Nation’ (MFN) status to Pakistan, the government said today. In a written reply to...

Rise of Indian money in Swiss banks not surprising: Yechury

New delhi: Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, CPI (M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Friday said while Indian money in Swiss banks...

Three-thousand poor couples in Maharashtra get ‘royal wedding’

PUNE: Swapnil Sable and his wife Tejal are happy that they could save a few lakhs of rupees by tying the knot at a...

Govt to WhatsApp: Only want to know locality and identity of users inciting violence

NEW DELHI: The Union government Wednesday said it is not seeking decryption of messages on WhatsApp but rather the location and identity of those...

Man thrashed for failing to answer queries on PM Modi, national anthem

Malda (West Bengal): Man thrashed for failing to answer queries on PM Modi, national anthem A man moving in a train from Howrah to...

Parrikar backs Rawat’s remarks

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday backed Army Chief Bipin Rawat's comments that those obstructing anti-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir will face tough...

Manmohan Singh to head Congress North East panel

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday reconstituted the North East Co-ordination Congress Committee (NECCC) with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as its...

Attack on Dalit boys shows BJP, RSS ideologies must be opposed: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi reacted sharply Friday to an incident where Dalit boys were beaten and paraded naked in a village in...

Nearly 30,000 Pakistanis granted Long Term Visas; can buy property, get PAN, Aadhaar

NEW DELHI: Nearly 30,000 Pakistani nationals, mostly Hindus, have been granted Long Time Visas (LTVs) since 2011, making them eligible to obtain PAN and...

Govt sends second notice to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica; seeks response by May 10

NEW DELHI: The government today shot-off notices for the second time to both Cambridge Analytica and Facebook, seeking more details on the data breach...

Two soldiers killed, 8 injured as Assam Rifles convoy ambushed in Arunachal

On November 19, a combined team of the NSCN-K and the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) had carried out an ambush on Army...

India opens two border crossing points with Myanmar, B’desh

NEW DELHI: India has opened two immigration check posts along the borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh, a reflection of its growing closeness with the...

Man loses Rs 75,000 to phishing fraud in the name of ‘Aadhaar linking’

THANE: Money was withdrawn from the bank account of a 71-year-old man by unidentified persons on the pretext of linking his account with the...

‘Scared’ Mamata can’t stop BJP from holding rath yatras: Shah

NEW DELHI: Declaring that the BJP’s growth in West Bengal has scared Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, BJP president Amit Shah Friday accused her of...

Balloons with ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogan found at Gita Mahotsav venue

Kurukshetra (Har): Green-coloured balloons with ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogan written on them were found at the site of the International Gita Festival, 2018 being held...

Modi taking oath at ‘inauspicious time’ has led to disasters: Lalu Prasad

Patna: In a dig at Narendra Modi, RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Sunday said the country was afflicted by a number of disasters as...

Mamata expresses shock

KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed shock over the CBI searches at NDTV founder Prannoy Roy’s New Delhi residence and...

69 parents jailed for allowing minors drive on roads in Hyd

Hyderabad: Cracking the whip against underage driving, as many 69 parents have been jailed in Hyderabad over the past one month for allowing their...

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