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Terror suspect arrested in Bihar

Terror suspect arrested in Bihar

A man suspected to be involved in the 2002 terror attack on the American Centre in Kolkata has been arrested in Bihar's Gaya...
Defence Security Corps celebrates 70th Raising Day

Defence Security Corps celebrates 70th Raising Day

The Defence Security Corps (DSC), responsible for providing security to sensitive defence and civil installations, on Saturday celebrated its 70th Raising Day, said...
Kejriwal seeks bank accounts details of Jaitley

Kejriwal seeks bank accounts details of Jaitley

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday approached the Delhi High Court seeking back account details of of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley...
Naidu raps Chidambaram for Kashmir remarks

Naidu raps Chidambaram for Kashmir remarks

Union Minster M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday termed former Home Minister P. Chidambaram's remarks on NDA government's Kashmir policy as "highly shocking and irresponsible". "This...

BSF hands over Pakistani border-crosser

The Border Security Force (BSF) has handed over a Pakistani national who had crossed into the Indian territory inadvertently, officials said on Saturday. The Pakistani...

Modi has stooped to low level of politicking: Congress

The Congress on Saturday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has "stooped to extremely low level of politicking" in his poll speeches and...
BJP a master of copying, has copied SP manifesto: Akhilesh Yadav

BJP a master of copying, has copied SP manifesto: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday hit back at allegations by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that his government was patronising copy mafia...
Fatherhood the best thing happened to me: Harbhajan Singh

Fatherhood the best thing happened to me: Harbhajan Singh

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh, who welcomed his first child -- a daughter named Hinaya Heer -- with wife and actress Geeta Basra last year,...

Separate quakes hit Arunachal, Tripura

Two separate quakes of varying magnitude hit India's northeastern region and Bangladesh on Saturday. There was no report of any major damage, officials said. The...
Congress ruined Manipur, BJP will bring development in 15 months: Modi

Congress ruined Manipur, BJP will bring development in 15 months: Modi

Slamming the Congress party for "ruining" Manipur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said if the BJP comes to power in the state it...
Press US for action in Indian engineer's killing: Yechury

Press US for action in Indian engineer’s killing: Yechury

Deploring the killing of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in the US, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Saturday called for pressurising the Donald Trump...

Five Maoists arrested in Jharkhand

Five Maoists were arrested from a shopping complex here, police said on Saturday. According to the police, the Tritiya Prastuti Committee (TPC) militants were...
Sheila Dixit clarifies on 'immature' Rahul remark

Sheila Dixit clarifies on ‘immature’ Rahul remark

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit taking an U-turn on her earlier remark on party Vice President Rahul Gandhi has clarified that he has...
Mission staff in touch with wife of Indian killed in US: Sushma

Mission staff in touch with wife of Indian killed in US: Sushma

Officials of the Indian Consulate General in Houston are in touch with the wife of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, an Indian engineer who was killed in...
Hindus throng temples on Maha Shivratri

Hindus throng temples on Maha Shivratri

Hundreds of thousands thronged Shiva temples, big and small, all over the country on Maha Shivratri on Friday to pray and offer flowers, bel...