April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    16 Maoists killed in Maharashtra

    In the biggest crackdown in four decades in Maharashtra, security forces on Sunday gunned down at least 16 Maoists including some women in Gadchiroli district, an official said.

    April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    Naxalism will be wiped out: Rajnath

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asserted that Naxalism will be "wiped out" from the country as he lauded the efforts of the Nitish Kumar government in tackling the menace in Bihar.

    April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    DAVP files case against 282 newspapers

    Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP), the nodal agency for central government advertisements, has filed a case against 282 newspapers that allegedly furnished incomplete details and usurped government funds to get advertisements, police said today.

    April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    President okays death to rapists of children, seizure of property

    President Ram NathKovind on Sunday approved an ordinance to provide death penalty for those convicted of raping girls younger than 12 years besides clearing another ordinance to confiscate property of fugitive economic offenders.

    April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    Don't blame media, we provide them 'masala', Modi tells party lawmakers

    Prime Minister NarendraModi on Sunday advised BJP leaders not to give "masala" to the media by getting into every issue as soon as they saw camerapersons, saying such "mistakes" affect the country, party and the individual's image.

    April 23, 2018 1:05 AM

    MHA needs Rs 3,50,000cr for internal security in 2020-25

    The Home Ministry has projected a budgetary requirement of more than Rs 3,50,000crore for internal security, mordernisation of police forces and other related responsibilities during 2020-25.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says 'democracy under threat'

    Former Union minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been a vocal critic of the current BJP leadership and the government, today quit the party and alleged that there was a "threat" to democracy under the present dispensation.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    PM asks officials to make best of technology

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed concern over procedural delays in processing files and asked bureaucrats to make the best of technology to bring change in the common man's life.

    April 22, 2018 3:23 PM

    50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party

    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.

    April 22, 2018 2:54 PM

    Christian missionaries a threat to unity of the country: BJP's Ballia MP

    Claiming that Christian missionaries are a threat to the unity and integrity of the country, BJP MP Bharat Singh has accused the Congress party of working on their directives.

    April 22, 2018 1:32 PM

    Rohingyas lose means of livelihood in refugee camp fire

    Tasleema does not remember the last time she lived somewhere she could call home.

    April 22, 2018 12:31 PM

    MHA needs Rs 3,50,000 cr for internal security, border guarding in 2020-25

    The Home Ministry has projected a budgetary requirement of more than Rs 3,50,000 crore for internal security, mordernisation of police forces and other related responsibilities during 2020-25.

    April 22, 2018 12:06 PM

    President approves ordinance on death penalty to child rapists

    President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday approved an ordinance to provide death penalty to those convicted of raping a child below the age of 12.

    April 22, 2018 11:45 AM

    13-yr-old girl raped by doctor in UP's Muzaffarnagar

    A 13-year-old girl was allegedly confined by a doctor in his clinic for three days and raped at a village here, police said today.

    April 22, 2018 11:04 AM

    Petrol price hit highest level under BJP govt, diesel at record peak

    Petrol price today hit Rs 74.

    April 22, 2018 10:17 AM

    Man gets 10 years in jail for kidnapping, raping minor

    A local court has awarded 10 years of imprisonment to a man for kidnapping and raping a minor girl here three years ago.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Union Cabinet clears ordinance for death to child rapists

    The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12 years of age.