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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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India urges security forces to exercise restraint in Kashmir
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:29:59 +0530
SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - India has asked its security forces to exercise restraint in responding to protests in disputed Kashmir and replace pellet guns with non-lethal weapons, its home affairs minister said on Sunday.

Syrian refugee arrested after killing woman with machete in Germany - police
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:13:02 +0530
BERLIN (Reuters) - A 21-year-old Syrian refugee was arrested after killing a woman with a machete and injuring two other people in the southern German city of Reutlingen on Sunday, but the attack had no apparent connection to terrorism, police said.

Bravo falls as Windies face tall order against India
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:13:57 +0530
REUTERS - India picked up the wicket of Darren Bravo before West Indies advanced to 76 for two in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the first test in Antigua on Sunday.

India's Rio-bound wrestler Narsingh Yadav fails doping test
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:53:42 +0530
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav, who was set to compete in the 74kg freestyle category at the Rio Olympics, has tested positive for a banned steroid, the national anti-doping agency (NADA) told Reuters on Sunday.

Nepal's prime minister resigns just before no confidence vote
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:38:48 +0530
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Oli resigned on Sunday, nine months after coming to power and minutes before parliament was to vote on a no confidence motion he was likely to lose.

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Someone has sabotaged my water intake, food supplements: Narsingh
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:29:57 GMT
"I have been a professional freestyle wrestler for over 15 years and I have undergone almost 25-30 dope tests. I have come out clean every single time and never have any of my samples returned positive results," Narsingh said.

1st Test: India beat WI by an innings and 92 runs
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:50:00 GMT
Even though Bishoo and Brathwaite?s 95-run stand for the ninth wicket took the game in to the last session of the day, Ashwin?s second-best career figures of 7 for 83 ensured India took a 1-0 lead in the four-match series with an emphatic victory by an innings and 92 runs.

Two AAP MLAs arrested in separate cases in Delhi
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:53:23 GMT

Nepal PM KP Oli resigns, says 'am being punished'
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:47:08 GMT
Nepal's embattled Prime Minister K P Oli on Sunday resigned without facing the trust vote, which he was certain to lose after key allies pulled out of his coalition government. Oli accused the Nepali Congress and Maoists of hatching a conspiracy against his government.

Avoid pellet guns: Rajnath to security forces
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:00:59 GMT
Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a two-day tour in the valley has urged the youth of Kashmir not to engage in stone-pelting. He took a strong stand against Pakistan's role in the ongoing tensions in Kashmir and said all steps were being taken to ensure a return to normalcy in Kashmir.