Top news of April 16| J&K CM Mufti directs security forces to exercise maximum restraint while performing duties in provocative situations

Updated On : 2017-04-16 23:14:32
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#10:30 PM

Jammu and Kashmir: Former Public prosecutor Imtiyaz Ahmad Khan shot dead by gunmen in Pinjura (Shopian) - ANI

#9:25 PM

Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's roadshow concludes as he reaches Circuit House in Surat - ANI

#8:59 PM

Come what may, Muslim men will only follow Shariat laws: Azam Khan - ANI

#7:38 PM

Mt. Everest to face 'traffic jam' this climbing season - ANI

#7:37 PM

PM Shri Narendra Modi greets people during his road show in Surat, Gujarat - BJP

#7:05 PM

The PM will join programmes in Surat, Silvassa and Botad. These development works will provide a major impetus to Gujarat's growth - PMO India

#7:02 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Surat, Gujarat for a roadshow in the city - ANI

Also Read: Live | PM Modi's roadshow in Surat: BJP begins its Mission Gujarat with massive show of strength today

#6:40 PM

Congress for reservation based on economic status - ANI

#6:25 PM

Gujarat: A car caught fire in Ahmedabad's Nikol today, later doused. No casualties/injuries - ANI

#6:18 PM

Gujarat: Flower petals showered at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statue in Surat ahead of his arrival - ANI

#6:06 PM

IAF helicopters continue fire fighting operations with underslung Bambi Bucket in Mount Abu (Rajasthan), dousing forest fire - ANI

#6:00 PM

Ex CM Digambar Kamat summoned to appear before the SIT on April 18, in 2013 illegal mining case: Goa crime branch SP Priyanka Kashyap - ANI

#5:55 PM

Mount Abu: IAF helicopters continue with their fire fighting ops with underslung Bambi Bucket, dousing forest fire close to inhabited zone - ANI

#5:38 PM

Triple Talaq: PM Modi pushes 'new India' mantra, bats for 'Muslim sisters' - ANI

#5:15 PM

Pope urges end to Syria 'horror' in Easter Day address in Rome - AFP

#5:07 PM

Unhone (PM) kaha humari satta humara sadhya nahin hai, saadhan hai: Nitin Gadkari,BJP after BJP National Executive Meet  - ANI

#5:06 PM

Maharashtra: Nagpur records maximum temperature of 45 degrees Celsius - ANI

#5:02 PM

EVM row: PM Modi tears into Opposition for concocting new issues - ANI

#4:58 PM

Unhonne (PM) kaha ki hum ye nahi chahte ki Muslim samaaj mein is bahane sangharsh ho: Nitin Gadkari  - ANI

#4:58 PM

Unhone(PM modi) kaha ki aisa desh banana hai jahan social aur economic equality hogi,jahan koi unch-nichta ka bhed nahi hoga: Nitin Gadkari - ANI

#4:58 PM

Samaaj mein agar kisi bhi prakaar ki kupratha hai toh samaaj ko jaga ke unko nyay dene ki koshish krni chahiye: Nitin Gadkari  - ANI

#4:49 PM

PM Modi's speech at National Executive Meet was also about Jan Dhan, Jal Dhan and Van Dhan: Nitin Gadkari, BJP - ANI

#4:41 PM

Should move forward with the formula of New India,now we will not move slowly but fast: PM Modi during speech at BJP National Executive Meet - ANI

#4:38 PM

Senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari addresses a press conference after BJP National Executive Meet in Bhubaneswar - ANI

#4:27 PM

Muslim women are facing difficulties on the issue of , we should work for solution at district level: PM Modi in Bhubaneswar - ANI

#4:21 PM

J&K: A Petrol bomb was hurled at CRPF vehicle in Rainawari area of Srinagar. No injuries or casualties reported - ANI

#4:13 PM

Singer Zubeen Garg left a Rongali Bihu function midway in Assam's Guwahati when asked to stick to non-Hindi songs. (April 14) - ANI

#3:57 PM

Chhattisgarh: Fire breaks out in a building in Raipur's Gole Bazaar, 6 fire tenders at spot. (earlier visuals) - ANI

#3:54 PM

Samajwadi saksham hain akele: Mulayam Singh Yadav in Mainpuri on alliance with BSP, Congress - ANI

#3:51 PM

Backward Class,SC&ST Reservation Bill, 2017, increasing quota for socially&economically backward among Muslims, passed in Telangana assembly - ANI

#3:25 PM

It has been decided in executive body meeting that those misusing will face social boycott: Maulana Khalid R Firangi, AIMPLB - ANI

#3:16 PM

Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh): Police busts ISI sleeper cell arrests two people Manindra Yadav and Sanjay Devangan - ANI

#3:09 PM

West Bengal: Border Security Force seized fake notes worth Rs 7,00,000 of Rs 2000 denomination in Malda district's Churiantpur -ANI

#3:04 PM

There has been misunderstanding on this issue, we will issue a code of conduct on it: All India Muslim Personal Law Board  - ANI 

#3:00 PM

We will go by Supreme Court's order on Babri-Ayodhya matter: All India Muslim Personal Law Board -ANI

#2:58 PM

Chhattisgarh: Fire breaks out in a building in Raipur's Gole Bazaar, 6 fire tenders at spot - ANI

#2:15 PM

Sai Praneeth beats Kidambi Srikanth 17-21, 21-17, 21-12 to win the Singapore Open Super Series title - ANI

#2:12 PM

BJP releases manifesto for upcoming municipal polls in Delhi - ANI

#2:11 PM

Prima facie there is no evidence of any mischief: Daljeet Singh Choudhary (ADG Law & Order) on Rajya Rani Express derailment: ANI

#2:01 PM 

Muslim and ST reservation bill: Police detains BJP workers protesting against Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao in Hyderabad: ANI

#2:00 PM 

Digvijaya Singh's views should not be taken seriously. He is same person who said RSS is behind Mumbai attacks: Sudhanshu Trivedi, BJP, EVM

#1:49 PM

All parties should try & evolve broad consensus considering Dr Ambedkar's view that reservation should not last forever: Ashwani Kumar, Cong

#1:45 PM

Telangana Govt is playing vote bank politics, CM is feeling insecure after the big BJP win in UP: G Kishen Reddy, BJP MLA: ANI

#1:42 PM

Death toll from bomb attack on Syria evacuees rises to 112: monitoring group: ANI

#1:37 PM

Mayurbhanj (Odisha): A man and a woman thrashed and tied by villagers after they were blamed of being in an #illicitrelationship: ANI

#1:36 PM

Security forces should be given free hand to deal with such elements,otherwise, it won't stop: Yogeshwar Dutt on CRPF jawan attacked in J&K: ANI

#1:24 PM

Muslim and ST reservation bill: 5 BJP MLAs suspended from Telangana Assembly for protesting in the well of the house: ANI

#1:14 PM

Mumbai: AIU arrested 2 passengers at CSI Airport & recovered total 25 gold bars valued at Rs. 87,45,000, concealed inside their rectums: ANI

#1:10 PM

BJP has made Triple Talaq political issue to divide Muslims, they don't have any sympathy for Muslim women: Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress: ANI

#1:01 PM

Delhi: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat met NSA Ajit Doval over current situation in Jammu and Kashmir: ANI

#12:57 PM

People have risen above caste and religious lines to support PM Modi and BJP: Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister: ANI

#12:55 PM

Opposition did not support fight against black money & demonetisation. But people showed their support: Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister

#12:50 PM

Gaya (Bihar): Six country-made pistols recovered from Gaya-Kiul passenger train. Case registered: ANI

#12:48 PM

Tamil Nadu: On April 25 opposition parties will observe bandh across state demanding relief for farmers including fair price for produce: ANI

#12:37 PM

Next National Executive will be held on July 15th & 16th in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh: Sidharth Nath Singh, BJP: ANI

#12:27 PM

Chhattisgarh: Crockett, the CRPF sniffer dog who was bitten by snake during IED detection operation in Sukma is recovering steadily: ANI

#12:17 PM

Fire at Court Complex in Hardoi, situation is under control and police investigation underway: ANI

#11:56 AM

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh for the family of each killed policeman: PTI

#11:55 AM

Security stepped up at Mumbai, Chennai & Hyderabad airports following hijack threats: PTI

#11:54 AM

Normal life hit in Kashmir due to separatist-sponsored strike to protest youth's killing in BSF firing in Srinagar's Batamaloo: PTI

#11:53 AM

UP govt favours shifting of British-era tanneries releasing toxic waste into Ganga river at Kanpur, new site to be identified soon: PTI

#11:52 AM

Man killed, cousin injured after unidentified gunmen barge into house, open fire in south Kashmir's Pulwama district: PTI

#11:51 AM

Over 1 cr households in urban India without bathrooms, according to data by Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation: PTI

#11:50 AM

Govt to set up 31 new seismological observatories by year-end to boost information gathering capability on earthquakes: PTI

#11:50 AM

Moradabad (UP): Husband allegedly runs away from hospital, abandons wife after she gave birth to third daughter. Police complaint filed: ANI

#11:41 AM

Dehradun: Foreign national detained with a satellite phone at Jolly Grant airport. Investigation underway: ANI

#11:30 AM

Govt to create 50 virtual museums across country to recall various rebellions & struggles of tribal communities against colonialism: PM Modi

#11:20 AM

Security tightened at Chennai airport following a hijack threat call, police investigation underway: ANI

#10:58 AM

They should be punished for what they did, I want them to be in Jail: #Rehana, Pilibhit resident. #TripleTalaq: ANI

#10:51 AM

UP: Rehana, a resident of Pilibhit says husband gave her #TripleTalaq on phone from New Zealand, later in-laws attacked her with acid: ANI

#10:13 AM

Sea condition would be rough to very rough along & off Andaman Islands during next 24 hrs.Fishermen r advised not to venture into sea: NDMA

#10:07 AM

Chennai (Tamil Nadu): Leaders from opposition parties meet at DMK HQ for all party meet convened by DMK to discuss issues of farmers: ANI

#10:05 AM

Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh): 2 ISI sleeper cells arrested, police got hold of them after tapping phone conversations

#9:42 AM

Polls open in tightly contested Turkey referendum on Erdogan powers: AP

#9:41 AM

Railways to set up dog breeding & training centre to deal with increased requirement of #Pedigreedogs fr detecting explosives & drugs: PTI

#9:35 AM

Meerut Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derailment: GRP registers FIR in Rampur against unknown railway officials for negligence of duty: ANI

#9:31 AM

CBI to get new online system to assist it in probing cases of Black Money: PTI

#8:47 AM

Gujarat: Fire broke out at a textile factory in Valsad, situation under control: ANI

#8:38 AM

Unfortunately the massive struggle of independence in our country was restricted to few families & incidents: PM Modi in Odisha - ANI

#8:22 AM

PM Modi met families of freedom fighters who took part in Paika Rebellion against British East India Company: ANI

#8:02 AM

Surat: 11-Km long saree depicting schemes launched by Central Govt displayed on road from Airport to Circuit House ahead of PM's visit: ANI

#7:31 AM

Telangana State Legislature to discuss Muslim & ST reservation bill & other issues in special seating on Sunday: ANI

#7:15 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar, Odisha: ANI

#7:00 AM

North Korean missile test failed when it exploded after launch, USmilitary says: AFP

First Published : Sunday, April 16, 2017 07:33 AM
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