World: India

Father of girl, 7, who died says Gurgaon hospital tried to buy him out

Thursday  11:30,   07 december 2017
NDTV

Father of girl, 7, who died says Gurgaon hospital tried to buy him outAdya, admitted to Fortis on August 31 with severe dengue, died on September[...]

'Minority' status for Hindus in some states? Issue referred to Law Commission for advice

Thursday  11:30,   07 december 2017
India Today

'Minority' status for Hindus in some states? Issue referred to Law Commission for adviceIt is to be noted that on November 11, the Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi had refused to entertain a plea and asked a public interest [...]

New wife, house, bike: Life moves on for Dana Majhi who trekked 10 km with his wife’s body

Thursday  07:20,   07 december 2017
Hindustan Times

First a house, then a wife, and now a motorbike. Dana Majhi, the poor Odisha tribal who last year shook the nation’s conscience after being forced to walk back home with the body of his dead wife on his shoulder, has struck it rich. Majhi on Tuesday [...]

Earthquake hits Uttarakhand, epicentre Rudraprayag, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR too

Thursday  05:05,   07 december 2017
Hindustan Times

Earthquake hits Uttarakhand, epicentre Rudraprayag, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR tooA moderate intensity earthquake jolted Uttarakhand on Wednesday night with tremors being felt as far away as Delhi. The epicentre of the magnitude 5.5 earthquake was[...]

Woman ‘marries’ Yogi Adityanath to attract UP govt’s attention to Anganwadi workers’ issues

Thursday  05:05,   07 december 2017
Hindustan Times

Anganwadi workers in Uttar Pradesh have devised a new way to put pressure on the state government. An Aanganwadi worker from Sitapur symbolically “married” a picture of chief minister Yogi Adityanath to attract the attention of the government. In[...]

Congress linking Ram temple issue with elections: Modi

Wednesday  22:07,   06 december 2017
MSN

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Cyclone Ockhi live updates: Storm weakens into ‘depression’, may not hit Gujarat

Wednesday  13:50,   06 december 2017
The Indian Express

Cyclone Ockhi live updates: Storm weakens into ‘depression’, may not hit GujaratWatch (Video provided by[...]

25 years on in Ayodhya, mediation efforts leave lead players cold

Wednesday  11:51,   06 december 2017
NDTV

25 years on in Ayodhya, mediation efforts leave lead players coldIn the last three months, 24 fresh truckloads of stones have arrived at the workshop located 2 km from the disputed site - the first time since 2015, when previous Chief Minister[...]

Centre offers Rs 2.5 lakh for every inter-caste marriage with a Dalit

Wednesday  06:37,   06 december 2017
The Indian Express

Centre offers Rs 2.5 lakh for every inter-caste marriage with a DalitThe ‘Dr Ambedkar scheme for social Integration through inter caste marriage’ was started in 2013, with a target to provide monetary incentive to at least 500 such inter-caste[...]

Delhi pollution: 50 per cent surge in patients complaining of breathing problems, doctors say

Wednesday  06:36,   06 december 2017
India Today

Delhi pollution: 50 per cent surge in patients complaining of breathing problems, doctors sayLast month, Dr Randeep Guleria, director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) had termed air pollution a 'slow and silent killer'. Doctors[...]

Supreme Court refuses to defer Ayodhya case, hearings from February 8: 10 points

Wednesday  06:36,   06 december 2017
NDTV

Supreme Court refuses to defer Ayodhya case, hearings from February 8: 10 pointsThere were heated arguments in court today as the Sunni Wakf Board sought that the hearing be deferred to after national elections are held in 2019. The court turned[...]

Ram Rahim's Honeypreet Insaan has no money to hire lawyer

Tuesday  18:50,   05 december 2017
India Today

Ram Rahim's Honeypreet Insaan has no money to hire lawyerShe has been arrested for conspiring to help Gurmeet Ram Rahim escape from custody and for being the brain behind the widespread violent protests and arson in Panchkula, where Ram Rahim[...]

BJP leader Yashwant Sinha detained for leading farmer’s protests in Vidarbha

Tuesday  13:25,   05 december 2017
The Indian Express

BJP leader Yashwant Sinha detained for leading farmer’s protests in VidarbhaThose detained were taken to the Akola district police headquarters ground, the IPS officer said. Sinha, along with hundreds of farmers, was protesting against the[...]

All LeT militants responsible for attack on Amarnath Yatra pilgrims killed: Kashmir DGP

Tuesday  11:05,   05 december 2017
Hindustan Times

All LeT militants responsible for attack on Amarnath Yatra pilgrims killed: Kashmir DGPState police chief SP Vaid said in a series of tweets that the success was achieved when three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in south [...]

Rahul files nomination for Congress President

Tuesday  05:35,   05 december 2017
MSN

Rahul files nomination for Congress PresidentHe accepted greetings from party leaders and chatted with them as they came to him to get his[...]