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PMO, Rajnath reject reports about HM's son

The government was faced with an embarrassing situation today over reports which claimed that Rajnath Singh's son Pankaj had been ticked off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an alleged misconduct, prompting the Home Minister as well as the PMO to issue strong denials. PTI photo

The government was faced with an embarrassing situation today over reports which claimed that Rajnath Singh's son Pankaj had been ticked off...

People facing criminal charges should not be made ministers: SC

Sending a strong message that people against whom criminal and corruption charges have been framed be not inducted as ministers, the Supreme Court today said Prime Minister and Chief Ministers should desist from making such appointments and act in national interest. DH photo

Sending a strong message that people against whom criminal and corruption charges have been framed be not inducted as ministers...

Now BJP regrets raking up 'Love Jihad'

Some within the party are calling it a self-goal. And more than one party leader admits it was a mistake raking up the issue of Love Jihad in politically sensitive Uttar Pradesh. Reuters photo

Some within the party are calling it a self-goal. And more than one party leader admits it was a mistake raking up the issue of "Love Jihad" ...

Ceasefire violations: India-Pak to hold flag meeting

A day after India lodged a protest with Pakistan over escalating ceasefire violations, the two sides will hold sector commander-level flag meeting today to defuse the situation on the border. PTI photo

A day after India lodged a protest with Pakistan over escalating ceasefire violations, the two sides will hold sector commander...

First American jihadi dies fighting for ISIL in Syria

California-born Douglas McAuthur McCain has become the first American jihadi to have died in Syria while fighting for Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a terrorist outfit that has gained control of large parts of Syria and Iraq. Reuters photo

California-born Douglas McAuthur McCain has become the first American jihadi to have died in Syria while fighting for Islamic State ...

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Kaiser-e-Hind, a rare butterfly species in Ziro in Lower Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh ...

An Army jawan distributes food to people of border villages who are affected by Pakistani shelling .

An Army jawan distributes food to people of border villages who are affected by Pakistani shelling .

Sheila Dikshit after a press conference following her resignation as Kerala Governor in New Delhi ..

Sheila Dikshit after a press conference following her resignation as Kerala Governor in New Delhi ..

BSF DG DK Pathak interacts with a person injured in border shelling in Jammu ...

BSF DG DK Pathak interacts with a person injured in border shelling in Jammu ...

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangaswamy paying floral tributes to a statue of Mother Teresa ...

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangaswamy paying floral tributes to a statue of Mother Teresa ...

An Army jawan during an encounter with militants, at Kalaro in Kupwara district  ...

An Army jawan during an encounter with militants, at Kalaro in Kupwara district ...

Britain's Deputy PM, Nick Clegg at Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai ...

Britain's Deputy PM, Nick Clegg at Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai ...

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