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  • Demonetisation: RS adjourned till 2 pm after resuming debate in PM’s presence; LS adjourned for day

    New Delhi: The pandemonium in both the houses of Parliament continued over demonetisation issue for the sixth day today with the Lok Sabha adjourned for the day following uproar by the opposition while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 pm after resuming discussion on the issue of demonetisation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present […]

    India summons Pak’s Deputy High Commissioner over killing of soldiers

      New Delhi: Reacting sharply to the cross border firing, India summoned Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan in Delhi yesterday and lodged strong protest over ceasefire violations causing deaths of Indian soldiers and barbaric mutilation of their bodies. Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah was summoned by Joint Secretary (in-charge of Pakistan) in the […]

    SC cancels bail granted to suspended RJD MLA in rape case

    New Delhi: Suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, accused of allegedly raping a minor girl, will continue to remain in jail as the Supreme Court today cancelled the bail granted to him by the Patna High Court, allowing the appeal of the Bihar government, seeking cancellation of bail granted to Yadav by the High Court […]

    Govt mulling National Litigation Policy to reduce pendency of cases: HM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said government is considering a National Litigation Policy which would help in reducing pendency of cases. Addressing at the Samvidhan Diwas function in New Delhi yesterday, Mr Singh said government has appointed 19 Law Officers and 34 Additional Solicitor General (ASGs) in different High Courts during the last […]

    Former ISRO chief MGK Menon passes away

    New Delhi: professor MGK Menon, an acclaimed physicist, who had played a prominent role in the development of science and technology in the country over the last five decades, breathed his last in New Delhi yesterday. He was 88 years old. He leaves behind his wife, a son and a daughter. Menon, had headed the […]

    UN Aids crosses frontline in Syria

    UN: A UN aid convoy carrying food, water and other basic supplies was able to cross frontlines in Syria to reach a rebel-held city, the first cross-line delivery this month. An UN spokesman said that the food and other supplies will help 107,500 Syrians staying in Rastan and nearby villages in the Homs region of […]

    India successfully test-fires Agni-I ballistic missile

    New Delhi: India today successfully test-fired its indigenously built nuclear capable Agni-I ballistic missile from a test range off Odisha coast, as part of a user trial by Army. The surface-to-surface missile, which can hit a target 700 km away, was test-fired from a mobile launcher from the Integrated Test Range at Abdul Kalam Island, […]

    Pak national killed for sneaking into Indian territory in R.S. Pura sector

      Jammu : In Jammu and Kashmir, a suspected Pakistani national was killed while he sneaked into Indian territory in R S Pura sector along the Indo-Pakistan International border in the wee hours today. According to BSF sources, alert troops observed that suspected Pakistani intruder, taking the advantage of dense fog, crossed the border and […]

    Parliament witnesses uproarious scene over demonetisation issue

    New Delhi: The Lok Sabha today witnessed uproarious scene

    Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy wins Nellithope by-poll

    Puduchery: In Puducherry, Chief Minister and Congress candidate V Narayanasamy has won the Nellithope by-poll with a margin of 11,144 votes and secured 18709 votes, while his nearest rival and AIADMK candidate Om Sakthi Sekar could muster only 7565 votes. None among the other six candidates could claim more than a two digit figure. Chief […]