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Unions reject govt offer, to go ahead with strike

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Unions reject govt offer, to go ahead with strike, PTI file photo

The government's attempt to dissuade the central trade unions from going on a nationwide strike on September 2 has failed.

Incest isn't rare anymore in country, report finds

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Incest isn't rare anymore in country, report finds. Representative Image

One would not expect a father to rape his daughter or a son to sexually assault his mother, but the latest government figures show...

India, US ask Pak to deny haven to ultras

Published on 30-Aug-2016
India, US ask Pak to deny haven to ultras. PTI file photo

India and the United States on Tuesday asked Pakistan to stop distinguishing between "good" and "bad" terrorists and...

India, US sign pact for cyber relations

Published on 30-Aug-2016
India, US sign pact  for cyber relations. Representative Image

India and the United States on Tuesday signed a framework for cyber relations on the sidelines of the second bilateral strategic...

Increasing pendency of cyber crime cases, claims govt report

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Increasing pendency of cyber crime cases, claims govt report. Reuters photo for representation only

More and more cyber crime cases are piling up on investigators resulting in an increasing pendency of such investigations...

Strike, clashes continue in Valley

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Strike, clashes continue in Valley. PTI file photo

Despite lifting of the curfew, clashes continued in Kashmir for the 53rd day in a row on Tuesday. Reports said 50 people were...

Justice Dhingra panel may 'censure' Vadra's firm for land irregularities

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Robert Vadra. PTI file photo

The report of the commission headed by retired Justice S N Dhingra, probing land deals in Gurgaon during the previous Congress rule....

Marginal decrease in sexual offences in 2015: report

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Marginal decrease in sexual offences in 2015: report. Representative Image

India has witnessed a marginal 2% decrease in sexual offences in 2015-1.30 lakh as against 1.32 lakh in 2014-but activists warn...

PM reaches out to farmers in Gujarat

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI file photo

Holding his first public rally in poll-bound Gujarat after assuming office in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday...

Modi's alertness saves camera crew

Published on 30-Aug-2016
Close shave for DD Cameraman as PM alerts him to move spot just as water was released at Aji Dam in Jamnagar, ANI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's quick thinking averted possible drowning of a television crew covering the inauguration function...

Photo Gallery
Activists of All Bodo Student's Union protesting to demand the creation of a separate state...

Activists of All Bodo Student's Union protesting to demand the creation of a separate state...

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awardee gymnast Dipa Karmakar and Dronacharya award winner coach...

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awardee gymnast Dipa Karmakar and Dronacharya award winner coach...

A newly inducted Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) personnel quenching his thirst...

A newly inducted Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) personnel quenching his thirst...

A view of decorated Shivalinga at Somnath on Tuesday...

A view of decorated Shivalinga at Somnath on Tuesday...

Workers transport an idol of Hindu god Ganesh on a cart ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival...

Workers transport an idol of Hindu god Ganesh on a cart ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival...

Actress Katrina Kaif during a promotional event for her film 'Baar Baar Dekho' in Jaipur...

Actress Katrina Kaif during a promotional event for her film 'Baar Baar Dekho' in Jaipur...

Former Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath poses during a promotional event in Kolkata...

Former Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath poses during a promotional event in Kolkata...

Victor Banerjee with actress Raima Sen and Argentinian film director Pablo Cesar...

Victor Banerjee with actress Raima Sen and Argentinian film director Pablo Cesar...

Actor Milind Soman during a press conference to promote Pinkathon run in Jaipur on Tuesday....

Actor Milind Soman during a press conference to promote Pinkathon run in Jaipur on Tuesday....

Sand artist Manas Sahoo creates a sand sculpture on the eve of local self governance day in Puri...

Sand artist Manas Sahoo creates a sand sculpture on the eve of local self governance day in Puri...

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