India News


Girl shot dead outside college in Faridabad, ‘love jihad’ alleged

A young girl was shot dead outside her college at Ballabgarh in Faridabad district of Haryana bordering Delhi by her jilted lover along with a friend.

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Lakshadweep looks to organic farming 

The  Union Territory of Lakshadweep is working to shift to complete organic farming with the help of central schemes. 

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Facing I-T raids, onion traders stop auction 

After the Income Tax raid on onion traders in Nasik, traders at Asia’s largest onion market have halted the auction of onion stocks.

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Nitish’s Lalu barb touches raw nerve

Though JD-U boss has been combative, his ‘eight-nine’ children jibe is a new low as a veteran

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Independent candidate gets SP’s backing in Uttar Pradesh

The biennial elections to 10 Rajya Sabha seats of UP and one in Uttarakhand are due on November 9.

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Chirag Paswan factor to be tested in first phase

The elections will also take place in the Left Wing Extremist hotspot of Bhojpur-Gaya-Jamui where the caste equations may dictate the voters’ decisions.

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Hathras family welcomes court-monitored probe

The family of the Hathras rape and murder victim welcomed the Supreme Court entrusting the monitoring of the CBI probe into the case to the Allahabad High Court.

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Rivals remember legendary queens in MP by-election

Legendary queens are being remembered by two main political parties ahead of the November 3 crucial by-elections to 28 Assembly seats in Madhya Pradesh.

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Govt to assess institutes with ‘eminence’ tag on parameters used in international rankings

Over the last two years, 20 institutes of higher education — 10 each in private and public sectors, including some yet to be opened universities — have been given the ‘IoE’ tag.

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RTI flags lack of guidelines for action on CVC

In a curious case, the Centre has not been able to frame guidelines to handle cases of alleged corruption against a former central vigilance commissioner (CVC).

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Five states see a surge in daily Covid cases after festivities

The rise, suggested officials, could be due to Dussehra and Durga Puja festivities which saw large gatherings. 

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No further relaxation in Covid restrictions till November 30

In view of the ongoing festival season and the continuing pandemic, the government on Tuesday decided against announcing further relaxations in the Unlock conditions till November end.

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2+2 dialogue: BECA boost to Indian missile system accuracy, feel experts

The long-negotiated Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) signed on Tuesday will take the India-US defence ties to a historic high, according to experts.

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India-US 2+2 dialogue: Rajnath raps reckless China aggression at LAC

Predictably, visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was more upfront while slamming China.

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2+2 dialogue: Sharp message to Beijing from India-US pacts amid LAC standoff

In discussions revolving around the Chinese threat in the region and Indo-Pacific, Jaishankar said that India-US ties have grown steadily over the last 20 years.

published : 7 hours ago

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