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17 September, 2017 1:39 PM Protests in Madhya Pradesh as PM dedicates SSD to nation

Bhopal, Sep 17 (PTI) Protests were held in several parts of Madhya Pradesh today, seeking rehabilitation of families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam, which was dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar, has been standing in waist-deep water of Narmada in Barwani district for last three-days 21

16 September, 2017 11:02 AM Significant arrest made in London Tube terror attack: Police

London, Sep 16 (PTI) An 18-year-old man was arrested today in connection with the terror attack on a packed London Tube train, the Metropolitan Police said, calling it a "significant" development in the ongoing investigation. The man was arrested by Kent Police in the port area of Dover this morning under the UKs Terrorism Act. He was taken into custody 27

13 September, 2017 2:01 PM Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Bhubaneswar: MLAs cutting across party lines on Wednesday met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the Assembly and urged him to hike in their salary and an increase in the amount for MLA Local Area Development (LAD) fund. The members of ruling BJD, Opposition Congress and BJP said that there was every justification to hike the salary of MLAs after 44

2 September, 2017 8:09 AM Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s followers refuse to believe he is guilty and wait for his return

It is four days after mayhem brought Haryana to a grinding halt. After facing flak for being unable to prevent the violence that caused damage to property and claimed more than 30 lives, the constables in Sirsa are taking no chances. All the three roads leading to the old Dera are blocked. Apart from the barricades that have been placed 3 km before the Dera at Satnam 93

31 August, 2017 8:23 AM 10 killed in Mumbai building collapse, 60 still trapped

At least 10 persons were killed and another 20 injured when a six-storeyed old residential building collapsed near J.J. Hospital here on Thursday, an official said. Another 60 people are still feared trapped under the debris of Huseini Building, which came crashing down with a huge booming sound around 8.25 a.m. War-like efforts were on to rescue those 20

17 August, 2017 8:13 AM Siddaramaiah assures action in Bellandur Lake menace

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday assured that the government is taking all necessary action to tackle the Bellandur Lake menace adding the problem will be solved within one or two years. "The government is taking all necessary action. It is there; it will be solved within one or two years," he told the media. The Bellandur Lake once again 35

17 August, 2017 6:56 AM China And India Dangerously Close To Military Conflict: Foreign Media

New Delhi: As nuclear posturing between North Korea and the United States rivets the world, a quieter conflict between India and China is playing out on a remote Himalayan ridge - with stakes just as high. For the past two months, Indian and Chinese troops have faced off on a plateau in the Himalayas in tense proximity, in a dispute prompted by moves 40

14 August, 2017 3:51 PM Gorakhpur hospital tragedy continues, 6 more children die

GORAKHPUR/BENGALURU: Six more children have died from encephalitis since Saturday at state-run BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur where the death of nearly 70 of them, including infants, has set off a nation-wide outrage and political recrimination. Many of these deaths were alleged to have been caused by shortage of oxygen, a claim dismissed 48

13 August, 2017 5:14 PM At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide; rescue operations to resume tomorrow

SHIMLA: A massive landslide buried two Himachal Pradesh roadways buses, killing at least 46 people and injuring several others at Kotpuri near Padhar on the Mandi-Pathankot national highway on Sunday, officials said. Huge chunk of debris sliding down the hill washed away the two HRTC buses, some other vehicles and few houses besides a 250-meter stretch 36

4 August, 2017 9:23 AM China's 'salami slicing': Why Doklam must unite world leaders against Beijing

China is using Doklam as yet another laboratory to test its salami slicing policy of territorial expansion. India is resisting this attempt while the world leaders have generally maintained silence over Doklam. Commenting on the Doklam standoff between the Indian Army and the People's Liberation Army (PLA), Chinese foreign affairs spokesperson yesterday 27