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23 April, 2017 4:29 PM Modi asks states to reach out to students from J&K

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged all state governments to reach out to the students of Jammu and Kashmir in their respective states. Mr. Modi’s advice, which came after Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti raised the point at a meeting of Chief Ministers here, assumes significance as it comes against the backdrop of thrashing of some Kashmiri 12

23 April, 2017 12:42 PM Not taking trolls seriously, people politicising issue: TN minister who tried to cover dam with thermocol

Tamil Nadu cooperatives minister Sellur K Raju, whose idea of setting afloat sheets of thermocol to prevent water from Vagai dam from evaporating, went viral today spoke to India Today. Here's what he said:How did you come up with this idea? How is it scientifically possible? In 2006, it was done in Delhi, and an agricultural university in Rajasthan 20

22 April, 2017 4:11 PM No vote-bank politics: Ravi Shankar Prasad clarifies ‘Muslim sanctity’ remark

Bengaluru: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday clarified his controversial ‘Muslim sanctity’ comment, saying that the government does not believe in vote bank politics. He had earlier received a lot of flak for his statement that Muslims do not vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) despite the Centre giving them 'proper sanctity' 29

22 April, 2017 12:39 PM Cow vigilantism in J&K: 9-year-old girl attacked; four accused arrested

All four persons involved in the attack on the family have been arrested, police said. The girl suffered multiple fractures and is undergoing treatment in a Jammu hospital. NEW DELHI: A nine-year-old girl along with four of her family members were attacked by self-proclaimed 'gau rakshaks' (cow vigilante) in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, Police 16

22 April, 2017 10:35 AM I fear tampering with EVMs in MCD polls too: Arvind Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday he fears "5 to 10 per cent" EVM tampering in Delhi's civic polls and urged people to vote heavily for the AAP to defeat this. In an interview, the Aam Aadmi Party leader also accused the Modi government of trying to cripple state governments not with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Saying he was "100 per cent" 17

22 April, 2017 12:25 AM Ensure safety of J&K students: Rajnath to CMs

Union home minister Rajnath Singh appealed to chief ministers on Friday to ensure security of Kashmiri students after incidents of attacks on them on campuses were reported following a video showing a paramilitary jawan being heckled and abused by a group of “stone-pelters” in Jammu and Kashmir. NEW DELHI: Union home minister Rajnath Singh appealed to chief 22

21 April, 2017 12:19 PM To Beat Lines At Petrol Pumps, Home Delivery Being Considered, Says Oil Ministry

The government is considering a plan for home delivery of petrol and diesel to consumers if they make a pre-booking to cut queues at fuel stations, the Oil Ministry said on Twitter on Friday. About 350 million people come to fuel stations every day, it said. "Options being explored where petro products may be door delivered to consumers on pre booking 18

21 April, 2017 11:09 AM Union Minister Rajnath Singh Urges States To Ensure Safety Of Kashmiri Students

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has condemned the attack on a group of Kashmiri students at Rajasthan's Mewar University and appealed to all state governments to ensure safety of Kashmiris. "I appeal to all the chief ministers to ensure safety of Kashmiri youths. No Kashmiri should be harassed. If such incidents happen, immediate action 41

21 April, 2017 10:12 AM Kashmiri students are our children: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje

NEW DELHI: Days after Kashmiri students in Rajasthan's Mewar University were beaten up, state chief minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday said her government has taken action against the accused. Earlier in the day, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemned the attack and appealed to all state governments to ensure the safety of Kashmiris living in different 20

21 April, 2017 8:28 AM Ensure Safety of Kashmiris, They Are Equal Citizens of India: Rajnath to States

New Delhi: Condemning the alleged incidents of harassment of Kashmiris, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asked states to ensure their safety. His statement came in the wake of reports alleging that Kashmiri students in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh were being threatened after incidents of stone pelting and assault on security personnel by youths in the Valley 20