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Petrol price cut by Rs 2 per litre, diesel by 50 paise

New Delhi (August 31): Petrol price has been cut by Rs 2 per litre and diesel by Rs 0.50 a litre, the third reduction in rates this month on fall in global oil rates. The new rat read more →

Next round of Patels’ agitation from Surat, says Hardik

Ahmadabad, Aug. 31: The next round of agitation to press for the demand for reservation to Patel community under OBC quota will begin on September 1 from Surat, said Hardik Patel, read more →

Law Commission recommends abolition of death penalty, except in terror cases

New Delhi, Aug. 31: The Law Commission on August 31 recommended “swift” abolition of death penalty except in terror-related cases, noting it does not serve the penological goal read more →

Houses of Manipur minister, two MLAs torched

Imphal (August 31): The residences of a Minister in the Manipur government and two MLAs were set ablaze on August 31 in Churachandpur district. The houses belonged to Phungzaphang read more →

Sheena murder: Indrani grilled for 90 hours; was beaten up by police, claims her lawyer

Mumbai (August 31): Indrani Mukerjee, wife of former Star India CEO Peter Mukerjee, faced fresh charges of poisoning and attempting to murder her son Mikhail on the day her daughte read more →

Utterance of ‘Om’ can trigger controversy, says Modi

New Delhi (August 31): Months after a major row over Yoga Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on August 31 said utterance of the word “Om” can be a reason for contro read more →

Center unveils Rs 100-crore spiritual tourism circuit for Kerala

Pathanamthitta (August 31): The Central government on August 31 proposed a Rs. 100-crore spiritual tourism circuit for Kerala and assured steps to declare Sabarimala as a National read more →

Hybrid cloud to give edge to Microsoft in India

Bengaluru: Propelling competition in the hybrid cloud business market, leading technology player Microsoft has made it clear that its three data centers in India will be operationa read more →

Indian social worker seeks custody of Geeta

Karachi (August 30): An Indian social worker has filed a petition in a court here to seek the custody of Geeta, a deaf and mute Indian girl stuck in Pakistan for more than a decade read more →

FIR against Vinod Kambli, wife Andrea for beating up maid

Mumbai (August 30): An FIR has been registered against former Indian cricketer Vinod Kambli and his wife following a complaint filed by the couple’s domestic help, police sai read more →

Sheena Bora murder case: Police seize suitcase, recreate crime scene

Mumbai (August 30): The sensational Sheena Bora murder case took another turn on August 30 when police seized a suitcase that was purportedly meant for packing the body of her brot read more →

Divisions Among Gujjar Community Emerge Over Hardik Patel

New Delhi (August 30): Fissures emerged on August 30 among the members of the Gujjar community in the national capital over extending support to Patel community leader Hardik Patel read more →