Hurdles do come on path of truth: Kejriwal on MLAs' disqualification


New Delhi, Jan 19  Hours after news of the Election Commission of India (ECI) recommending disqualification of 20 AAP legislators for holding "office of profit" broke out, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that "hurdles na

Judge Loya's matter listed on Monday before a different bench


New Delhi, Jan 19  The Supreme Court will hear on Monday the plea for an independent probe into the circumstances leading to the death of Special CBI court judge B.M. Loya who was hearing the case of staged shootout of Sohrabuddin Sheikh. The

Govt announces commencement of India's first-ever 'Livability Index'


NEW DELHI: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday announced the commencement of the country's first-ever 'Livability Index' to rank 116 cities. An official said that the result of the exercise will be announced in June. "The h
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New Delhi, Jan 19  In a major blow to the AAP in Delhi, the Election Commission on Friday recommended disqualification of 20 of its MLAs for holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries, triggering calls for the resignation of Chief Min

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New Delhi, Jan 19 The Central government on Friday appointed senior IPS officer Sudeep Lakhtakia as the new Director General (DG) of the National Security Guard (NSG). The order was issued by the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet headed by

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New Delhi, Jan 19 After the Wassenaar Arrangement and the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), India on Friday notched up another success as it was made a member of the Australia Group, the third of the four key global export control regimes tha

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  Jaipur, Jan 19  The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will carry pictures of candidates along with their names -- when by-elections are held in Rajasthan on January 29. According to Chief Election Officer Ashvini Bhagat, this has be

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Mumbai, Jan 19  Extending gains for the third consecutive session, the key Indian equity indices on Friday zoomed to new highs, with the NSE Nifty50 crossing the psychologically important 10,900-mark for the first time. According to market ob

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Bhopal/New Delhi, Jan 19  The CISF on Friday held an official of the Bank Note Press (BNP) in Madhya Pradesh's Dewas city for pilfering currency notes, an official said. The paramilitary force, deployed for the security of the BNP buildin

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New Delhi, Jan 19 As much as 56 per cent of smart cities are prone to floods which are responsible for 77 per cent of all disasters in India, a report said on Friday. The report, based on disaster data between 2000 and 2017, observed that Ind

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  Panaji, Jan 19  A tanker carrying ammonia gas leaked on NH-17 in the vicinity of Goa's Dabolim international airport, forcing authorities to evacuate dozens of families from Chicalim village in South Goa in the wee hours of Friday.

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Jaipur, Jan 19  Continuing with their protest against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", the Shree Rajput Karni Sena on Friday warned that Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi will not be allowed to enter the city during the Jaipur L

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New Delhi, Jan 19  Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday "pleaded" with Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to recruit more pharmacists in government hospitals. "Today, again, I plead before you with folded hands to please take

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New Delhi, Jan 19:Congress chief Rahul Gandhi asked Narendra Modi to spell out his plans for generating employment, taking Chinese out of Dokalam and stopping rapes in Haryana. Gandhis question to Modi came after the PM asked people to pitch i

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New Delhi, Jan 19: Toll plazas run by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will soon have kiosks selling drinking water, tea, coffee and packaged food for the convenience of highway users. The Road Transport Ministry announced

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