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Modi accepted as Bihar CM candidate: Paswan after NDA meet

New Delhi (August 31): The NDA allies on August 31 put up a united front amid vocal demands being made by some parties on their share of seats in Bihar polls but the crucial issue read more →

Patidar rally in MP: Poor response, no worries for BJP govt.

Bhopal (August 31): The Patidars in Madhya Pradesh were quick off the blocks to support their counterparts in Gujarat who are seeking OBC status and reservation, but their rallies read more →

At 7 per cent growth, economic recovery still a way to g

New Delhi (August 31): India’s gross domestic product is estimated to have grown at 7 per cent in the first quarter of the fiscal, indicating that a full recovery in the economy read more →

This film is one of my most daring attempts: AR Rahman

Mumbai (August 31): Noted Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s Muhammad: Messenger of God —  an epic on the life and times of the Prophet Muhammad recently witnessed its premiere read more →

Jawaharlal Nehru University goes paperless, adopts ‘e-governance’

New Delhi (August 31): Any file which lands up at Jawaharlal Nehru University Vice Chancellor’s desk for his approval is now greeted with a stamp which says “kindly se read more →

SC stays Rajasthan High Court’s order on fast-unto-death ritual

New Delhi (August 31): The Supreme Court on August 31 stayed the operation of a Rajasthan High Court order terming as illegal the religious practice of “santhara”, a ri read more →

Daily walks will add seven years to your life: study

Mumbai (August 31): Want to look youthful for a long time? Just take a brisk walk for about 25 minutes daily and you’ll be sorted. Doing this will not only prolong your youth but read more →

Manish Sisodia replaces Kapil Mishra as Delhi’s law minister

New Delhi (August 31): Three days after he recommended filing of an FIR against former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and expressed apprehension over possible attempts to “rem read more →

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 →