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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma got married in Italy Monday. | PTI
Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli seen submerged in designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee's wedding wear

The ethereal couple, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli, finally tied the knot at a picturesque location in Italy on Monday.

17 hours ago

PM Modi (L) | Rahul Gandhi (R) (File Photos)
Gujarat polls: PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi's road shows cancelled after Ahmedabad police denies permission

Ahmedabad Police Commissioner A.K. Singh said the request for permission for the road shows had been rejected because of security concerns and the likely inconvenience to public.

17 hours ago

PM Modi at a rally.
Congress unnerved after phase one of Gujarat polls: PM Modi

Prime Minister says Congress complaints of EVM tampering and glitches are signs of the party admitting defeat after round one

17 hours ago

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Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court to hear convict's review petition

The Supreme Court will today hear the review petitions filed by one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.

18 hours ago

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Supreme Court to hear Centre’s plea in Vodafone tax case

The Supreme Court will today hear the Centre’s plea against an order of the Delhi High Court that allowed arbitration in the Vodafone tax case.

18 hours ago

Railway Board boss tells employees to go beyond line of duty

Holding that Railways officers are generally averse to new ideas fearing being hauled up, Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani has asked them to go beyond rules and regulations in the overall interes

12 Dec 2017

Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives at a joint press conference following the Russia-India-China Foreign Ministerial Meeting at Jawahar Lal Nehru Bhawan in New Delhi on Monday. (PTI Photo)
Global and regional issues top Indo-China-Russia meet

China’s Wang Yi, Sergey Lavrov of Russia and India’s Sushma Swaraj held the 15th Russia-India-China foreign ministers meeting.

12 Dec 2017

Security forces seize 18 kg charas on Nepal border

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) seized 18 kg charas worth `5 crore from the Indo-Nepal border and apprehended a Nepalese citizen.

12 Dec 2017

PIL in SC to restrain people from contesting two seats

To restrict a candidate from contesting from more than one constituency, the Supreme Court on Monday directed that copies of a petition be served on the Attorney General and the Election Commission (EC) seeking assistance.  

12 Dec 2017

Kolkata diary

After securing a geographical indication tag for Bengal’s variant of rasgulla, sweetmeat manufacturers in the state are trying new variants of their loved sweetmeat, the latest being tulsi rasgulla.

12 Dec 2017

Hardik Patel (File | PTI)
Hardik Patel’s call resonates with youth in Vadadnagar, PM Modi's hometown

The Hardik Patel ‘frenzy' which appears to have engulfed Mehsana, the epicentre of Patidar protests, seems to have shifted to in Vadadnagar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hometown.

12 Dec 2017

Police stand in front of the charred coach Sabarmati Express at Godhra Station on the 10th anniversary of Godhra carnage (27 December 2012) - PTI Photo.
Gujarat polls: Godhra's economy affected by slowdown

Fifteen years after the burning of a train in Godhra sparked off communal riots in Gujarat, Hindu-Muslim polarisation persists as people wait to cast their votes on Thursday.

12 Dec 2017

People mourn the death of their relatives in an accident in Mirzapur.
15 killed in two road mishaps in Uttar Pradesh

AT least 15 people were killed and many others injured in two road accidents in Uttar Pradesh on Monday.

12 Dec 2017

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Gujarat elections: 2.23 crore voters in 93 Assembly constituencies for second phase of polling

The second phase of the political battle in Gujarat, on December 14, will witness polling in 93 Assembly constituencies, including PM Narendra Modi’s home district Mehsana.

12 Dec 2017

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Senior counsel Rajeev Dhavan gives up practice, citing humiliation

Rajeev Dhavan on Monday wrote to Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra that henceforth he will not practice in the court.

12 Dec 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File | AP)
PM Narendra Modi takes dig at Rahul Gandhi, says all GST issues resolved

Narendra Modi on Monday ridiculed the Congress for criticising his government over problems caused by the GST.

12 Dec 2017

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IAF's online examination system for recruitment launched

The IAF is switching over to online testing from January 2018, for which online registration will start from December 15.

12 Dec 2017

IAS-IPS crisis blows over for now after Uttar Pradesh government’s intervention

Interestingly, the IPS cadre took affront of the said correspondence between the Chief Secretary and the DMs interpreting it as a bid to dilute their authority and command in districts.

12 Dec 2017

Former Union Telecom and IT Minister Dayanidhi Maran (File | PTI)
Hearing of 'illegal' telephone exchange case against Maran brothers adjourned to December 15

A special court today adjourned hearing of the "illegal" telephone exchange case against former Union minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi to December 15.

12 Dec 2017

PM Modi (L) | Rahul Gandhi (R) (File Photos)
Gujarat polls: Ahmedabad Police deny nod to roadshows of Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi today

The police cited congested roads and communally sensitive areas that fall enroute as the reason.

11 Dec 2017

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley | PTI
BJP hits back at Congress, seeks details of meeting with Pakistan envoy

Jaitley said when there is a national position that there can be no dialogue with Pakistan till it keeps sponsoring terrorism in India.

11 Dec 2017