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Congress’ Navjot Singh Sidhu tries to deflect blame, lies about driver of train involved in Amritsar Tragedy
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Contrary to Sidhu's allegation, the name of the driver has been revealed
The decision to buy new vehicles, which will be worth Rs 80 crores will be an added burden on the Punjab government
He said that this news of the Amritsar tragedy has created a 'focus of attention' on the incident.
The woman's family reportedly had a land dispute with the family of the accused.
India could learn quite a few lessons from the war that began with the invasion by Pakistani tribals in 1947.
Earlier, Congress leader Salman Khurshid had also expressed doubts on Congress' ability to win elections on its own in 2019
Elgaar Parishad case: Police says ‘activists’ were in touch with Maoists, talked of routing funds through Hawala
Pune police on August 28 had arrested 5 activists as part of the major crackdown, in connection with a case filed over Elgaar Parishad
Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists Manan Wani was killed in an encounter with police in October this year
Kerala Nun rape case: Father Kuriakose who testified against Franco Mulakkal found dead in mysterious circumstances
A group of priests have alleged conspiracy in the sudden death of Father Kuriakose.
Former TDB president urged devotees to deposit paper pieces with the writing 'Swami Saranam' in the offering boxes
Atal 1,2,3 and 4 are located between Sudarshan and Saifi peaks in Raktvan valley
When countered by questions asking her to substantiate her claims, Shehla responded with rhetorics
The usual suspects are back with mischievous propaganda against Ayushman Bharat.
Kerala government has ordered all media persons to vacate the temple area and Pamba.
Kerala: Communist govt asks journalists to leave Sabarimala, devotees see conspiracy to desecrate temple
The devotees believe that state government may use force to remove devotees from the shrine and allow few women to enter the temple.
Posters tweeted by AAP Delhi mention the AAP leader's name as Atishi Singh
Odisha: Uncle, cousin practising black magic held for allegedly beheading minor boy as sacrifice to Goddess Durga
Though these kinds of black magical practices are banned in India, many still do follow the same.
He blamed Modi government for injecting disharmony in the society.
There was a tense situation in the village after people from Hindu communities gathered in large numbers and demanded the arrest of the accused youth.
‘All foreign media in control of Jews, Brahmins control media in Hindustan’: Managing Director of Siasat Daily
Zaheeruddin Ali Khan also asserted that Muslims need to plan for the next 20 years.
India is funding 80% of the project, which will enable cargo movement on the waterway connecting Northeast with rest of India
Tulsi Gabbard is a member of United States House of Representatives from Democratic Party
The FIR was filed in the Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday.
While calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "patriot", the Sadhvi branded Congress President Rahul Gandhi a child.
Prime Minister Modi hoists national flag to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Azad Hind Government
On October 21, 1943, Bose had announced the formation of the country's first independent government which was called the Azad Hind Government.
#MeToo allegations against Talib Hussein suggest liberalism is a cult ripping apart lives of Indian youth
Talib Hussain was at the forefront of fighting for justice for the little girl raped and murdered in Kathua
Mallya has bee facing financial troubles which started with the non payment of salaries of the employees of Kingfisher Airlines which was owned by Mallya.
VIdeo of Amruta Fadnavis risking her life for a selfie has gone viral on social media
Ghulam Nabi Azad says Hindu Congress candidates fear losing votes if he campaigns for them
Madhya Pradesh on high alert after letter allegedly by LeT threatens to blow up Ujjain’s Mahakal Temple
The letter from Maulvi Abu Sheikh, area commander of LeT was received on September 29 at the office of the railway station manager, Jaipur
Prime Minister Modi inaugurates ‘National Police Memorial’ to honour sacrifices made by police personnel
The Police Commemoration Day is observed every year on October 21 in memory of the policemen killed at Hot Springs in Ladakh by Chinese troops on this date in 1959.
Two such hoax calls at around same time spooked the police
Himachal Pradesh: Inspired by renaming of ‘Prayagraj’, state government wants to restore name of Shimla to ‘Shyamala’
Reportedly, the Britishers changed the name of the city from 'Shyamala' to Shimla, as they found it difficult pronounce the former name.
Exploiting the Amritsar train tragedy, Rajdeep and other journalists spread lies about the incident to indict the central government
The incident took place in Tikri village of the district
It seems like the activists wanted to hack the media arm of Asianet
The victim had brought allegations of sexual harassment against Pachauri in February 2015.
PM Modi to commemorate formation of Netaji’s ‘Azad Hind government’ by hoisting tricolour in Red Fort
On 21 October 1943, the Azad Hind Fauj led by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose had established India's first provincial government.
Amritsar Tragedy: Video shows event organisers boasted about people standing on tracks to Navjot Kaur
Navjot Kaur had earlier claimed that the train did not slow down and stated that she and the organisers did not make the people sit on the tracks.
He is the head of Kakinada's Shree Peetham and is very popular among the people of the state.
The victim narrates that her rapist, who was jailed on charges of raping a relative, is now out on bail.
Wrong to blame Railways for Amritsar tragedy, people should not trespass on tracks, says chairman Ashwani Lohani
Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered an enquiry into the tragic Amritsar train accident and declared one-day mourning in the state
It is now anticipated that ED will issue summons to the concerned authorities involved and ask them to appear before it.
The case was reported for the first time on Friday after a blanket ban on reporting was lifted.
The devotees are struggling to ensure the continuity of their own tradition.
#MeToo: Woman in Meghalaya accuses Catholic priests of sexually abusing her throughout her childhood
The victim has stated that her poor background made her an ideal profile for predators in the Church.
Questions were raised whether the Communist government of Kerala was more than happy to allow Hindu religious sentiments to be hurt
Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh has reportedly cancelled his trip to Israel and will be visiting the spot today
Vikas Bahl, the partner of controversial director Anurag Kashyap’s Phantom Films, was accused by a woman claiming to be an employee of their movie venture
Another woman accuses Vinod Dua of harassment, Dua says his video program on The Wire being targeted
Victim says she didn't speak up earlier as she thought Dua was on her side, on the Left's side
Sabarimala: Will not allow activists to use the temple as a place to prove their point, Kerala Devaswom Minister
A journalist, Kavitha Jakkala and an activist Rehana Fatima, tried to enter the shrine.
Founder of The Wire files police complaint to investigate Twitter handles ‘which made false allegations’ against him
In the note, Bhatia says that he had urged the women to come forward with more details but none of them have
In its third election ever, Bhutan elects a third party, Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) party to form government
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DNT party president Dr Lotay Tshering will become the third Prime Minister of Bhutan
Not a good day for NDTV: A show cause notice from ED over irregularities worth ₹4,369 crore and a ₹10,000 crore defamation suit
The company is facing several investigations over its financial dealings
Abhinav Khare has claimed that the findings if the internal committee were not as Sonam is portraying
Bihar: Controversy erupts as posters depicting Tejashwi Yadav as ‘Ram’ and Nitish as ‘Ravan’ surface
The JD(U) was quick to remind the RJD that it was Nitish Kumar’s face which helped them increase their tally from 22 to 80 in the 2015 assembly elections
Suspected Christians vandalised the Hindu temple during the holy period of Navaratra.
Congress lies blatantly after deleting Facebook ad of ‘Modi hatao desh bachao’ which was promoted in Pakistan
This is not the first that time that Congress or its functionaries have brazened out their embarrassing posts after silently deleting them
Karnataka: Congress’ DK Shivakumar confesses it was a mistake to divide Hindus by declaring Lingayat a separate religion
The Congress government headed by Siddaramaiah had recommended for a separate religion tag for 'Lingayat'
JNMF had rejected the claims of unauthorised occupation.
‘Send complaint within 24 hours or it will be dismissed’, The Wire’s external committee to the victim on allegations on Vinod Dua
Earlier, Dua had brazened it out by insinuating that the allegations are to divert attention from "real questions"
MJ Akbar, former Minister of State for External Affairs had filed a defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani
As ArcelorMittal gears up to clear Rs. 7,500 crores due to SBI, Modi’s IBC sends a clear message: Pay up or shut shop
Modi sarkar is moving the country from crony capitalism to a rule-based regime, the foundation of any first world country
Court gives order to sell six of Vijay Mallya's cars to repay money owed to banks.
Such defections have considerably helped the BJP to grow and yank dominance in several states
Kamal Nath had used an unrelated fake image of a Bangladeshi citizen to criticise the Madhya Pradesh government led by the BJP.
The French defence expert has confirmed that the so-called Dassault official documents are actually trade union leaflets
Rape accused Bishop Franco received a huge welcome after he was released by the Kerala High Court on a conditional bail.
Rift within Congress: Party distances itself from Gujarat Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor, does not invite him for an event in Bihar
The celebration is seen as an attempt by the Congress to win back a section of the upper castes who have recently gravitated towards the BJP
A total of 3 women have till now opened up against Jatin Das
She gifted the land to the temple on the occasion of Durga Puja.
He urged the voters to go and put their strength behind the national good
This is not the first time that Congress has indulged in undermining Indian elected Prime Minister in Pakistan
Shashi Tharoor in his attempt to defame the ruling BJP, knowingly or unknowingly has caused embarrasement to his own party.
There have been reports of Kerala state police resorting to violence as well
She is worshipped by humans, gandharvas, asuras and devas alike.
Vikas Bahl has sought a permanent injunction against Kashyap, Motwane and others from issuing any “defamatory” statements
The Wire's Vinod Dua, accused of sexual harassment, commented about his own involvement, and it was shocking.
Bengal: Intelligence agency warn of terror attacks on Durga Puja pandals by Bangladeshi terror organisation
JMB, a Bangladesh based terror outfit organization planning to do terror attack on the eve of Durga Puja, claim reports.
Kerala CM says ‘some customs meant to be violated’, intent of women trying to enter Sabarimala temple questioned
It has been accused that CPM is trying to divide people over the Sabarimala issue
The cesspool just gets deeper and dirtier because tribalism demands the blood of reasons.
The ED had moved the special court in Mumbai requesting permission for ‘immediate confiscation’ of about 7000 crores worth assets of Nirav Modi
National Green Tribunal has rapped AAP government for inaction against environment harming industries.
#MeToo: Amidst allegations of sexual exploitation, MJ Akbar resigns from his post of Minister of State in External Ministry
Akbar has filed a defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani who has accused him of sexual harassment
Pakistan had threatened of '10 surgical strikes' if India were to carry out any against Pakistan
The recent arrests of the Pakistani spies have led to a conclusion that Pakistan's ISI is aggressively trying to make inroads in India's defence sector
BJP manifesto to regulate liquor sale in Telangana to restore law and order
Sabarimala turns into a war zone as communist government lathicharges and pelts stones at protesting devotees
Protesters blocking entry of women into Sabarimala temple clashes with police
Tripura CM unveils status of Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore, the statesman, the visionary and the architect of Tripura
The royal family of Tripura has done an exceptional work over years to promote our national cultural heritage
Despite declining multiple times, she accuses the senior editor of offering her drinks in the office
The court has asked the AAP leader to provide a written submission on 20 October
Malathi has been suspended pending an enquiry by a four-member committee led by the Head of the History department on October 22
He has said that the victim is a Dalit Bahujan survivor and afraid of disclosing her identity
#MeToo: Twenty journalists pledge to testify against MJ Akbar in court over sexual harassment allegations
The journalists have urged the court to hear their testimonies against MJ Akbar
His resignation comes as a major blow to the Congress as three other MLAs also resigned from Congress following Chakma's resignation.
The accused has finally confessed his involvement in 20 rapes since 2010 to 2018
India improves 5 points to emerge as 58th most competitive economy, largest improvement among G20 nations
It also remarks that India remains the region’s main driving force.
Maa Mahagauri fulfils desires of her devotees
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has assured devotees of security.
Days after clashes with junior Doctors in Patna, Kanhaiya and his supporters beat up Durga Puja committee members in Begusarai
Kanhaiya's supporters reportedly clashed with the Puja committee members after they were asked to remove their vehicles parked on the road which had created a traffic jam in the area.