World: India

Brahmaputra blackened by China? Assam sends water samples to Hyderabad lab

Sunday  07:36,   10 december 2017
Hindustan Times

Brahmaputra blackened by China? Assam sends water samples to Hyderabad labThe Assam government has sent water samples of the Brahmaputra to the Hyderabad-based Indian Institute of Chemical Technology after reports that the river’s water has turned[...]

68% turnout in phase 1 of Gujarat polls, lower than 2012: 10 points

Saturday  18:46,   09 december 2017
NDTV

68% turnout in phase 1 of Gujarat polls, lower than 2012: 10 pointsHere is your 10-point guide to the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly[...]

The 24-year-old taking the fight to Narendra Modi

Saturday  16:35,   09 december 2017
BBC News

The 24-year-old taking the fight to Narendra ModiHardik Patel has a mild scowl and a slight stoop. A commerce graduate and son of a businessman, he is utterly middle-class. At 24, he is not even old enough to stand for election under India's[...]

Rahul Gandhi trying to strike chord with masses? Congress VP seen in line at airport

Saturday  16:35,   09 december 2017
India Today

Rahul Gandhi trying to strike chord with masses? Congress VP seen in line at airportReacting to them, social media users are wondering out loud if this is Gandhi's candid effort at being an Aam Aadmi, or if the Congress vice president is just going[...]

Rahul Gandhi's Fresh Attack: "Development Missing" In PM Narendra Modi's Speeches

Saturday  16:35,   09 december 2017
NDTV

Rahul Gandhi's Fresh Attack: "Development Missing" In PM Narendra Modi's SpeechesRahul Gandhi, who will soon take over as Congress President, today tweeted a question asking why there is no mention of 'development' in Prime[...]

‘India did not behave’: Chinese state media says drone crash was at Doklam, warns of consequence

Saturday  13:41,   09 december 2017
Hindustan Times

‘India did not behave’: Chinese state media says drone crash was at Doklam, warns of consequenceThe consequence of this “intrusion” could be far worse than losing a drone, state media[...]

Scolding led to killing: Noida teenager confesses to murder of mother, sister

Saturday  13:40,   09 december 2017
Hindustan Times

Scolding led to killing: Noida teenager confesses to murder of mother, sisterThe 16-year-old boy who murdered his mother and younger sister in a Greater Noida apartment on Monday said he did so after she scolded and punished him and felt that his[...]

Haryana cancels lease of Fortis Gurgaon that charged Rs 16 lakh for 15-day dengue treatment

Saturday  09:45,   09 december 2017
India Today

Haryana cancels lease of Fortis Gurgaon that charged Rs 16 lakh for 15-day dengue treatmentAdya Singh (7), diagnosed with dengue shock syndrome, was admitted to Dwarka's Rockland Hospital on August 28, with a high[...]

Karnataka Police arrests arms dealer, suspects involvement in Gauri Lankesh murder case

Friday  20:44,   08 december 2017
India Today

Karnataka Police arrests arms dealer, suspects involvement in Gauri Lankesh murder caseThe accused identified as Tahir supplied arms to the killers of[...]

Nithari killings: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surinder Koli sentenced to death in 9th murder case

Friday  15:40,   08 december 2017
India Today

Nithari killings: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surinder Koli sentenced to death in 9th murder caseToday, Pandher and Koli were sentenced to death for the rape and murder of housemaid Anjali in 2006, calling it a rarest of the rare[...]

Day before Gujarat votes, BJP finally releases manifesto

Friday  13:37,   08 december 2017
India Today

Day before Gujarat votes, BJP finally releases manifestoOff late, the BJP has been avoiding using the word "manifesto", preferring the name 'vision document'. The announcement of the release of the vision document came just as the Opposition began[...]

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh In Jail, His Voice, A Few Premis Fill The Void At Dera

Friday  13:36,   08 december 2017
The Indian Express

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh In Jail, His Voice, A Few Premis Fill The Void At DeraThree months after Gurmeet Ram Rahim was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment for raping two of his women followers, the dera head, who is lodged in Rohtak jail, is back at[...]

Chandrababu Naidu poorest in family: son Lokesh

Friday  13:36,   08 december 2017
India Today

Chandrababu Naidu poorest in family: son LokeshNaidu's son and IT minister of Andhra Pradesh Nara Lokesh declared family assets in the capital city of the state, Amravati[...]

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife, mother to meet him on December 25

Friday  13:36,   08 december 2017
The Indian Express

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife, mother to meet him on December 25Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court earlier this year, on charges of espionage. The International Court of Justice (ICJ), on May 18, restrained[...]

With Action On Mani Shankar Aiyar, Congress Walks Rahul Gandhi's Talk

Friday  09:06,   08 december 2017
NDTV

With Action On Mani Shankar Aiyar, Congress Walks Rahul Gandhi's Talk"Rahul Gandhi has criticised the language used by Aiyar...Rahul Gandhi has said no Congress member should lose decency and balance in the use of words..." party spokesperson[...]