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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: BJP releases second list of 36 candidates

The BJP has released its second list of 36 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections. In the list, there are 13 ST candidates and two SC candidates.

Nov 18, 2017 09:36 PM

Padmavati row: Ensure film is not released without required changes, Vasundhara Raje writes to Smriti Irani

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday wrote to I&B Minister Smriti Irani requesting her that Padmavati be not released until some changes are made to it so that it 'does not hurt the...

Nov 18, 2017 09:04 PM

Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's nephew, 5 other terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora

1 IAF Garud personnel has been martyred whereas 2 soldiers were injured in an ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Hajin. Further, security forces gunned down 6 terrorists including 26/11...

Nov 18, 2017 08:56 PM

Freedom From Debt: Farmers from all over India to launch two-day protest in New Delhi

"Even though Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his Lok Sabha poll campaign, had promised that if elected, farmers would get good prices for their crops and he would implement the Swaminathan...

Nov 18, 2017 08:49 PM

Indian DGMO to Pakistan counterpart: Take steps to ensure peace along Line of Control

During a telephonic conversation, Lt Gen A K Bhatt told his Pakistani counterpart that there appeared to be a"disconnect" between the Pakistan Army's reiteration about the desire for peace and the...

Nov 18, 2017 08:34 PM

Sonia Gandhi calls CWC meet on Monday; Rahul's elevation as party president to be discussed

The dates for election of Congress president to be fixed on Monday, party leader Janardan Dwivedi said on Saturday.

Nov 18, 2017 08:24 PM

Heat over 'Padmavati' release engulfs Congress, party stalwarts cross swords

Be it a fight for prestige for Scindia or right to intellectual freedom for Tharoor, the Padmavati row has exposed the ideological difference present inside a party which claims to be liberal, at...

Nov 18, 2017 06:53 PM

Know Your Rights: A woman can lodge FIR at any police station irrespective of place of crime

Growing instances of sexual harassment in the form of rape, molestation have been a major concern for women in our society.

Nov 18, 2017 06:21 PM

Rajasthan: Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 hits Jodhpur

Rajasthan's Jodhpur was hit by an earthquake of 4.2 magnitude on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Arunachal Pradesh was jolted by a 6.9 magnitude earthquake.

Nov 18, 2017 06:12 PM

GoAir flight carrying 174 passengers suffers bird hit, returns to IGI airport

A Patna-bound GoAir flight carrying 174 passengers on-board returned to New Delhi after it suffered a bird hit on Saturday, the airline said.

Nov 18, 2017 06:07 PM

Watch | Jammu and Kashmir: Pir Panjal Range receives heavy snowfall, vehicular movement disrupted on Mughal Road

The higher mountainous ranges of Pir Panjal region have received heavy snowfall on Saturday morning forcing authorities to close traffic on Mughal Road.

Nov 18, 2017 05:49 PM

From education to agriculture, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates has solution to India's underdeveloped sectors

The government's vision of doubling farmer income by 2022 will need help from advances in science and technology tobecome a reality," said the founder of the world's top software firm.

Nov 18, 2017 05:18 PM