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Prime Minister Narendra Modi may "get me killed", Arvind Kejriwal said today, unleashing one of the most severe attacks on him as the Delhi Chief Minister wondered if the country was in "safe hands". Referring to series of arrests of AAP MLAs and...
In yet another instance of cow vigilantism, two Muslim women who were carrying buffalo meat were assaulted by people at a railway station here on suspicion that it was beef in the presence of police which arrested the duo. The incident came close on...
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has sanctioned Rs 950,000 towards legal expenses to make an appeal on behalf of three persons from the state who were sentenced to death and life term by a court in Qatar. In a statement issued here...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid tribute to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary, saying that his death has created an "irreplaceable" void. "It's been a year since our beloved Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam left...
Chennai: With conciliation meeting between the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) that has given a strike call on July 29, the Indian Banks Association (IBA) and the central government failing on Tuesday, the strike call stands, said a top leader of...
 

Cloud burst causes havoc in Uttarkashi

DEHRADUN Dehradun, July 28 (IANS) Rains continued to wreck havoc in Uttarakhand on Thursday as destruction was reported from two villages after a cloud burst in Yamuna and Ganga valleys. Officia...

Cabinet approves AIIMS in Bhatinda

NEW DELHI New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Punjab's Bhatinda district, said an official state...

US dollar mixed on Fed statement

NEW YORK New York, July 28 (IANS) The US dollar traded mixed against other major currencies on Wednesday as investors were digesting the newly-released Federal Reserve statement after its two-day...

Call drop a black spot in Indian telecom story: Telecom Minister

NEW DELHI New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The telecom story in India, generally speaking, has been a "success story" the vexed issue of "call drop" has hit it like a black spot, new Telecom Minister Ma...

Morocco arrests 52 IS suspects

RABAT Rabat, July 28 (IANS) Fifty-two people suspected of having links with the Islamic State (IS) have been arrested in a nationwide operation in Morocco, the country's Interior Ministry said. ...

Chinese shares open lower

BEIJING Beijing, July 28 (IANS) Chinese stocks opened lower on Thursday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.38 per cent to open at 2,980.5 points. The smaller Shenzhen index open...

Pakistani drug convict in Indonesia seeks government's help

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