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13 August, 2018 7:49 AM I was not born with you, but I will kill for you: Indian Army's motivational message

NEW DELHI: Two days before the 72nd Independence Day of India, the Indian Army shared a motivational statement that pretty much sums up the lives of soldiers, fighting for the safety of citizens. Taking to Twitter, the Additional Directorate General of Public Information (ADGPI), Army, wrote, “#MondayMotivation 'I was not born with you, I was not raised 65

12 August, 2018 3:23 PM NRC will be implemented across country after 2019 polls: BJP leader

BJP national vice-president Om Mathur asserted that the BJP would form the government after the 2019 general election and NRC would be implemented across the country. BJP national vice-president Om Mathur said that the country would not be allowed to become a 'dharamshala' and that National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be implemented throughout the country 85

11 August, 2018 2:30 PM Weather bureau expects heavy to very heavy rainfall in 16 states in next 2 days

Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in 16 states, including Kerala, Uttarakhand and West Bengal, in next two days with fishermen are advised not to venture in central Arabian sea, the NDMA said today. In a statement, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said heavy rains are also expected in large areas along Bay of Bengal. Red warning 35

8 August, 2018 10:01 PM State Troopers To Attend Neighbouring State's Independence Day Parade

"Following the advice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, security personnel of each state in the country would participate in the Independence Day parade of the neighbouring state," Inspector General of Police GS Rao said. For the first time in India, security personnel of each state in the country will attend the main Independence Day function in the neighbouring 107

7 August, 2018 9:14 AM "Should've Sent You To Jail": Top Court Slams Officials On Assam List

The officials in charge of the Assam citizens' list was pulled up by the Supreme Court today for speaking out of turn to the media, holding out hope for the 40 lakh people left out of the list. Questioning "on whose authority" coordinator Prateek Hajela made the statements, the upset court said they should be "sent to jail" and were only being spared 38

7 August, 2018 8:48 AM Assam NRC draft row: Supreme Court to hear petitions challenging survey

The second NRC draft on Assam left out names of nearly 40 lakh people.  NEW DELHI: Amid a political slugfest over Assam's National Register for Citizens (NRC) draft, the Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the matter. The second final draft, which was released on July 30, included names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants in Assam. It left out names 45

6 August, 2018 5:08 PM 709 Dead In Rains, Floods During Monsoon: Home Ministry

As many as 709 people have lost their lives in incidents related to floods and rains in seven states during the monsoon season so far, the Home Ministry said today. According to the Home Ministry's National Emergency Response Centre (NERC), 166 people lost their lives in Uttar Pradesh, 158 people have died in West Bengal, 142 have died in Kerala and 139 have died in Maharashtra 110

6 August, 2018 11:55 AM Meghalaya steps up checking of people at checkpoints: Police

Meghalaya is all set to carry out "rigorous" checking of people entering the state following the publication of the NRC complete draft in Assam, a senior police officer said. Superintendent of Police (infiltration), Debangshu Sangma, said that every person entering the state would be checked at the checkpoints. "At the checkpoints, the people need to show any identification 98

4 August, 2018 6:59 PM CPM Demands Law To Tackle Lynching Incidents

The CPI (M) on Saturday demanded enactment of a comprehensive law to tackle crimes like mob lynching in the current session of Parliament to meet the apex court directions. After the two-day meeting of the politburo which concluded today, the Left party said that the government and the law enforcement agencies "cannot turn a blind eye to such crimes" 81

4 August, 2018 5:50 PM Fourth FIR registered against Mamata Banerjee in Assam for her 'civil war and bloodbath' speech

Banerjee had warned of violence in Assam if the issue was not resolved. GUWAHATI: Another FIR has been registered in Assam against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her speech warning of 'civil war and bloodbath' in the state over the National Registry of Citizens (NRC) issue. This is the fourth FIR that has been registered against her in the ongoing 66