World: India

After 52 Hours, Rescuers Close To 6-Year-Old Stuck In Karnataka Borewell

Tuesday  01:00,   25 april 2017
NDTV

The 52-hour mission to rescue a 6-year-old girl who fell into a borewell in Karnataka's Belagavi district is drawing to a close. Rescuers, who drilled a parallel hole and then a horizontal tunnel, are just a couple of feet away from Kaveri, who[...]

Sukma Attack: 26 CRPF Personnel Dead In Encounter With Maoists

Tuesday  00:35,   25 april 2017
NDTV

Sukma Attack: 26 CRPF Personnel Dead In Encounter With MaoistsNEW DELHI: In the deadliest ambush by Maoists since April 2010, 26 personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force died and six were injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma this afternoon. The[...]

Band, Baaja, Guns, Teargas At Wedding As Dalit Family Defies Threats

Tuesday  00:35,   25 april 2017
NDTV

For the wedding of his daughter, a Dalit man in Madhya Pradesh invited policemen armed with rifles, batons and teargas. Without them there could be no band, baaja or baraat every symbol of defiance in his village, which is dominated by upper caste[...]

PM Modi Appeals To States To 'Look After' Students From Jammu And Kashmir

Monday  17:10,   24 april 2017
NDTV

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made a strong appeal to states asking them to help integrate the young men and woman from Kashmir into the mainstream. Recently, some Kashmiri students were in thrashed in Rajasthan's Mewar and a hoarding[...]

Tamil Nadu Farmers Call Off Delhi Strike After Chief Minister's Promise

Sunday  19:26,   23 april 2017
NDTV

Farmers from Tamil Nadu have called off their strike in Delhi over a drought relief package for 15 days after an assurance by Chief Minister E Palaniswami today. Mr Palaniswami had met the farmers who have been protesting at Delhi's Jantar Mantar[...]

In massive data breach, details of over a million Aadhaar numbers published on Jharkhand govt website

Sunday  17:35,   23 april 2017
Hindustan Times

Digital identities of over a million citizens have been compromised by a programming error on a website maintained by the Jharkhand Directorate of Social Security. The glitch has revealed the names, addresses, Aadhaar numbers and bank account[...]

LG fires one bullet at me every day: Arvind Kejriwal

Sunday  04:55,   23 april 2017
The Indian Express

Noting that his government tries to coordinate on various issues related to the development of the national capital, the Delhi chief minister said "the firing" has intensified just before the MCD polls."We have maintained a good[...]

Railway station where PM Narendra Modi sold tea gets Rs 8 crore for facelift

Saturday  17:25,   22 april 2017
The Financial Express

The Vadnagar railway station in Gujarat where Prime Minister Narendra Modi used to sell tea during his childhood, is to get a facelift worth Rs 8 crore.Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Modi had often mentioned that he used to sell tea during[...]

Bribery case: Dinakaran leaves for Capital to appear before Delhi Police

Saturday  08:21,   22 april 2017
Hindustan Times

AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran is all set to appear before the Delhi Police in connection with a bribery case on Saturday. News agency ANI reported that the former deputy general secretary of the party had already reached the Chennai airport[...]

Govt bans red beacons on all VIP vehicles, including PM’s from May 1; emergency services exempt

Saturday  07:20,   22 april 2017
Hindustan Times

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to ban the use of red beacons atop vehicles of dignitaries and government officials, including the Prime Minister and the President. The decision comes into effect from May 1,[...]

'Am Mature, No Problem In Stepping Aside': TTV Dinakaran Accepts It's Over

Wednesday  21:45,   19 april 2017
NDTV

<p>TTV Dinakaran, the man running the party that governs Tamil Nadu, today said, "I am mature", an attribute that he said enables him to have "no regrets over being sidelined" by his colleagues.</p>Last night, senior[...]

Vijay Mallya could fight extradition on political grounds

Wednesday  21:45,   19 april 2017
The Financial Express

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who has been declared a proclaimed offender, is likely to challenge his extradition to India from the UK on the grounds that the charges against him are politically motivated, a legal expert said today. The 61-year-old[...]

LK Advani Will Be Tried For Criminal Conspiracy In Babri Case: Supreme Court

Wednesday  10:36,   19 april 2017
NDTV

<p>LK Advani and other top leaders of the BJP will be tried for criminal conspiracy in the demolition of the 16th Century Babri Masjid, the Supreme Court ruled today.</p>Mr Advani, 89, was originally and along with party colleagues like Uma[...]

Respect for national flag, anthem non-negotiable, Modi govt tells Supreme Court

Wednesday  08:55,   19 april 2017
India Today

<p>"Respect for national anthem and national flag is non- negotiable and every citizen is bound to show due respect to the symbols of national[...]

Respect for national flag, anthem non-negotiable, Modi govt tells Supreme Court

Wednesday  08:55,   19 april 2017
India Today

<p>"Respect for national anthem and national flag is non- negotiable and every citizen is bound to show due respect to the symbols of national[...]