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Two persons dead in Gujarat after consuming illicit liquor

Police are deployed at the government hospital and people are not allowed to enter as locals fear that more persons might have fallen victim to illicit liquor and could be brought later in the evening

published : 16 hours ago

Centre asks SC to reconsider gay lawyer's elevation as Delhi HC judge

The recommendation of Saurabh Kirpal, who's the son of former Chief Justice of India BN Kirpal, as a Delhi High Court judge has been mired with controversy for the past four years.

published : 17 hours ago

Air India gets first Boeing 777-200LR to fly on international route

The Boeing aircraft leased from Delta airlines has premium economy class along with standard classes.

published : 18 hours ago

Medha Patkar slams Modi, says BJP targeting her presence in Bharat Jodo Yatra for 'vote bank politics'

Medha Patkar said that she participated in the Rahul Gandhi-led Yatra because she was invited along with many others for a dialogue.

published : 18 hours ago

Class II boy mowed down by SUV belonging to BJP MP in UP

Basti police have registered a case but no action has been taken against the MP despite the CCTV footage of the accident going viral.

published : 19 hours ago

Congress sacrificed two prime ministers in terror fight: Kharge counters PM Modi

Addressing a rally in Kheda in poll-bound Gujarat on Sunday, the prime minister had said Congress views terrorism from the prism of the vote bank".

published : 22 hours ago

Gujarat Assembly polls: 456 'crorepati' candidates in fray; BJP's Jayanti Patel richest with Rs 661 crore

There are 221 'crorepatis' among the 788 contestants in the fray for the first phase of elections for 89 seats scheduled on December 1.

published : 22 hours ago

'You idiot...': Raj Thackeray slams Rahul Gandhi over Savarkar remark

Rahul had claimed the saffron ideologue begged to be forgiven by the Empire, thereby betraying the likes of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

published : 22 hours ago

Will ask Kerala HC to consider afresh anticipatory bail pleas in ISRO espionage case: SC

The CBI earlier alleged there was a clear indication that the accused were part of a team which had ulterior motives to torpedo the attempts of the ISRO for manufacturing the cryogenic engine.

published : 22 hours ago

Gujarat: Former BJP minister Jaynarayan Vyas joins Congress

Referring to the BJP's decision to replace Gujarat chief ministers over the last few years and to change the entire cabinet in 2021, Jaynarayan Vyas claimed it was not in the interest of the state.

published : 22 hours ago

SC voices anguish over Centre's delay in clearing names recommended by Collegium

The apex court told Attorney General the ground reality is that the names recommended, including those reiterated by the apex court Collegium, are not being cleared by the government.

published : 22 hours ago

SC stays order to develop Amaravati in six months, says HC overstepped limits

The high hourt had ordered authorities concerned to complete roads, drainage and electricity and drinking water supply in the Amaravati Capital City and Region within one month.

published : 22 hours ago

Rajasthan: Teenager raped for months on marriage pretext, accused absconding

According to the FIR lodged on Sunday evening on behalf of the minor girl's relatives, the accused had raped the victim several times during the last six months on the pretext of marriage.

published : 22 hours ago

Bihar's Kurhani bypoll: Allies turned adversaries BJP and JD(U) fight it out

Altogether 13 candidates are in the fray though the contest is being seen as primarily between JD(U)'s Manoj Singh Kushwaha and BJP's Kedar Prasad Gupta.

published : 23 hours ago

Hackers demand Rs 200 crore in cryptocurrency from AIIMS-Delhi as server remains down for 6th day

A case of extortion and cyber terrorism was registered by the Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit of the Delhi Police on November 25.

published : 23 hours ago