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TN government clears Jallikattu ordinance

TN government clears Jallikattu ordinance

A day after the Central government gave its nod, the Tamil Nadu government on Saturday cleared an ordinance to enable the holding of...
More snowfall predicted in Himachal

More snowfall predicted in Himachal

The hills of Himachal Pradesh might experience more rain and snowfall in the coming week, a weather official said here on Saturday. "There are chances...
Fate of SP-Congress alliance hangs in balance

Fate of SP-Congress alliance hangs in balance

The fate of the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls continued to hang in balance on Saturday, even as Congress leaders...
Circumstances create terrorists: Dalai Lama

Circumstances create terrorists: Dalai Lama

Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Saturday said circumstances force one to become a terrorist and sometimes it is the believers who...
EC censures Kejriwal for violating Model Code of Conduct

EC censures Kejriwal for violating Model Code of Conduct

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has censured Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party Convenor Arvind Kejriwal for violating the provisions of...
AIADMK MPs meet President over Jallikattu

AIADMK MPs meet President over Jallikattu

A day after the central government gave its nod to the Tamil Nadu government's ordinance to enable holding of Jallikattu, AIADMK MPs on Saturday...
Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests

Authorities imposed restrictions in and around Srinagar city's centre Lal Chowk on Saturday to prevent separatist called protests. All pedestrian and vehicular movement was...
Pakistan to return Indian soldier

Pakistan to return Indian soldier

The Pakistan Army on Saturday said it will hand over Chandu Babulal Chauhan, an Indian soldier who had inadvertently crossed over the Line of...
After okra, torch poll symbol rankle's Goa AAP

After okra, torch poll symbol rankle’s Goa AAP

After the okra (also known as ladyfinger) free poll symbol, a torch has now begun to rankle the AAP in Goa, especially after a...
Aligning with SP is Congress' political bankruptcy: Mayawati

Aligning with SP is Congress’ political bankruptcy: Mayawati

Taking on Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over corruption and 'tacit understanding' with the BJP, BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday said the Congress bid to...
Hundreds of thousands join human chain in Bihar

Hundreds of thousands join human chain in Bihar

Hundreds of thousands of people across Bihar on Saturday, including men, women and children, formed a human chain in support of the state government's...

SP leader Ambika Chowdhary joins BSP

Senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and former minister in the state government Ambika Chowdhary on Saturday switched allegiance to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). He...
Modi in Uttarakhand to attend Combined Commanders' Conference

Modi in Uttarakhand to attend Combined Commanders’ Conference

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Saturday to inaugurate the Combined Commanders Conference, an official said. The Prime Minister earlier reached the Indian Military...
Hamid Ansari invites Mike Pence to visit India

Hamid Ansari invites Mike Pence to visit India

Vice President M. Hamid Ansari on Saturday invited his US counterpart Michael R. Pence to visit India and expressed a strong desire to work...
HP Inc announces moderate price hike across products

HP Inc announces moderate price hike across products

In a move to adjust to currency movement and commodity prices globally, printing and personal computer major HP Inc. on Friday hiked the...