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Coal scam: Court frames charges against Rathi Steel and Power Limited
Tue, 19 May 2015 11:03:33 +0530
A special court on Tuesday framed charges against Delhi-based Rathi steel and Power Limited in a coal scam case. The MD of the firm Pradeep Rathi, CEO Udit Rathi and AGM Kushal Aggarwal have all been chargesheeted.

Watch: Woman smashes SP leader's car after his guard winked at her
Tue, 19 May 2015 08:20:26 +0530
Agitated over being winked at by a Samajwadi Party leader's guard in Agra, a 23-year old woman jumped on top of the SP leader's Mercedes car and smashed it. The video of the girl recorded in Agra has gone viral.

If Asia must rise as one, it should no longer think of itself in regional fragments: Modi
Tue, 19 May 2015 09:23:23 +0530
n the last leg of his three-nation trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the sixth Asian Leader's conference in Seoul and he called Korea the pillar of democracy. He sought unity among Asian countries and said they must work as Asians to shape the world and reform the global institutions of governance, including the United Nations.

BJP routed in Meerut Cantonment Board elections
Mon, 18 May 2015 23:33:19 +0530
BJP has suffered a major drubbing in the recently held Meerut Cantonment Board elections, with the party winning only 2 of the total of 8 seats.

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Lokpal Bill row: Civil society meets to discuss strategies for upcoming protest
Noida, Aug 2 (ANI): Civil society activists met in Uttar Pradesh's Noida area on Tuesday to discuss various strategies, which includes the probable venue for the upcoming protest against the draft Lokpal Bill proposed by the government.

Rajya Sabha adjourned after opposition ruckus
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day Tuesday as opposition members continued demanding a discussion on price rise under rules which provide for voting.

Man immolates self in Maharashtra
Thane (Maharashtra), Aug 2 (IANS) A 30-year-old man set himself afire Tuesday in front of a municipal corporation office in Thane district, police said.

Day 2 Monsoon Session: Protests Stall Parliament
Both houses of parliament were adjourned twice Tuesday, forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day, as the government and the opposition seemed headed for a stalemate over the nature of debate on rising prices and corruption.

IAF pilot killed in MiG-21 plane crash
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Tuesday lost a combat pilot when a MiG-21 fighter jet he was flying crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan.

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Modi to visit China this week as rapprochement gathers pace
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:20:05 +0530
BEIJING (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit China later this week for an informal meeting with President Xi Jinping, as efforts at rapprochement gather pace following a testing year in ties between the two giant neighbours.

India's economy could grow at 7.4 percent in 2018-19: RBI
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:48:44 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's economy could grow at 7.4 percent in the fiscal year to March 2019 after a "resilient performance" in the second half of the previous year, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel said.

Blast at election centre in Afghan capital kills dozens
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:26:06 +0530
KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least 57 people and injuring more than 100, in the most serious attack yet on preparations for elections scheduled for October.

India approves death penalty for rape of girls under 12
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:57:44 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's cabinet on Saturday approved the death penalty for rapists of girls below the age of 12, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an emergency meeting in response to nationwide outrage in the wake of a series of cases.

Yashwant Sinha quits BJP saying India's democracy in danger
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 18:39:17 +0530
MUMBAI (Reuters) - One of India's best known politicians, former finance and foreign minister Yashwant Sinha, quit the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was undermining democratic institutions.

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50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party, declare a road map
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 10:58:18 GMT
A group of 50 alumni from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country have quit their jobs to form a political party to fight for the rights of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes.

Modi-Xi to chart a new course for India-China ties
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:45:32 GMT
The meetings will be largely one-on-one (with translators) or ?restricted? that is, with few officials on either side to give the leaders greater opportunity to discuss global issues, exchange notes on the growth trajectories of their respective nations and build the foundations for greater ?strategic communications? at the stratospheric level of the top leadership.

What does Kim want? US officials fear the answer 
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:13:17 GMT
They worry that his gestures could put Trump on the defensive in the difficult negotiations to come, by offering symbolically potent but substantively modest concessions in place of genuine disarmament ? what one senior US official labeled a ?freeze trap.?

'Don't give masala to media': PM to BJP lawmakers
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:00:31 GMT

IPL live: Mumbai lose Rohit, Suryakumar quickly
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:07:05 GMT
Follow all the live IPL Score updates from the 21st Match of IPL 2018 between Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians on Times of India.