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Restrain CBI from filing chargesheet: Maran to SC

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Former telecommunication minister Dayanidhi Maran Thursday urged the Supreme Court to restrain the CBI from filing chargesheet against him in Aircel-Maxis deal as investigation into...

Onus on PM, CMs to decriminalise politics, says SC

A five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday put moral pressure on the prime minister and chief ministers to re-think on continuance of any member facing trial for heinous offences and corruption cases as a minister. DH file photo

A five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday put moral pressure on the prime minister and chief ministers to re-think on continuance...

PMO denies Modi ticked off Rajnath's son; Amit Shah too comes to rescue

In an apparent bid to scotch rumours of a major rift in the Central government, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) and BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday came out in strong defence of Home Minister Rajnath Singh by dismissing reports of his son's inappropriate conduct as baseless. PTI file photo

In an apparent bid to scotch rumours of a major rift in the Central government, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) and BJP president Amit Shah......

DVS son faces arrest on rape charge

Union Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda, who was engaged to a girl at Kushal Nagar on Wednesday, faces arrest as the Bangalore City Police registered cases of rape, abduction and cheating against him. DHNS

Union Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda, who was engaged to a girl at Kushal Nagar on Wednesday, faces arrest as the...

Centre scraps 1 LPG cylinder/month rule

Ahead of the  Assembly elections in four crucial states, the NDA government on Wednesday lifted the restriction of one cooking gas cylinder per month to a household, allowing consumers to avail 12 cylinders in their quota at any time of the year. DH file photo

Ahead of the Assembly elections in four crucial states, the NDA government on Wednesday lifted the restriction of one cooking gas cylinder per month......

Cong banks on fresh faces in Assembly elections

Faced with years of anti-incumbency in Haryana and Maharashtra, the Congress is banking on fresh faces to turn the tide in its favour in the...

12 ministers in Modi Cabinet facing cases

If Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes Supreme Court observations on excluding Ministers with criminal antecedents seriously, he has a tough call...

Post SC verdict, fate of 40 coal blocks in limbo

The Supreme Court order declaring the 218 coal blocks allotted between 1993 and 2010 as illegal has put the future of 40 captive blocks, which are currently under production, in a limbo. PTI file photo

The Supreme Court order declaring the 218 coal blocks allotted between 1993 and 2010 as illegal has put the future of 40 captive blocks...

Opposition wants Modi govt to come clean on Rajnath issue

'The Congress, which is the main opposition party, has not levelled any allegations against Rajnath Singh. We would like to know what the allegations are and who is behind it,' AICC general secretary Ajay Maken told reporters. PTI file photo

Talk of strife in the BJP over reports on Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his family has given the Opposition parties another opportunity...

Govt notifies FDI in Railways

The government on Wednesday notified 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in areas such as high-speed train systems, suburban corridors...

First Scorpene submarine to become reality soon

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and Navy chief Admiral R K Dhowan reviewed the progress in the Scorpene project at the Mazgaon dock in Mumbai, officials said the systems of the first submarine are being 'set to work', which means bulk of the manufacturing is over and what is left now is virtually tightening the nuts and bolts. PTI photo

The first Scorpene submarine, to be named INS Kalvari post-commissioning, is almost ready and will go on trial within a year, following...

'Love Jihad' shooter Tara's husband held

Ranjit Singh Kohli alias Raqibul Hasan Khan and his mother Kaushalya Rani being produced in a Dawarka Court in New Delhi on Wednesday. PTI

Ranjeet Singh Kohli alias Rakibul Hassan Khan, who allegedly forced national rifle shooting gold medallist Tara Shahdeo to convert to Islam after marriage...

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Imran Khan supporter waves national and party flags during what has been dubbed a 'freedom march ..

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England's Ben Stokes fails to get to a catch during the second ODI against India ...

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Narendra Modi in a meeting with President of Asian Development Bank, Takehiko Nakao in New Delhi ...

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Family members mourn during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed ...

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Crowd during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed in an encounter ...

Britain's Deputy PM Nick Clegg during the inauguration of the United Kingdom India Business ...

Britain's Deputy PM Nick Clegg during the inauguration of the United Kingdom India Business ...

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Dhoni is bowled by England's Chris Woakes during their second one-day international cricket match ..

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MS Dhoni bails fly as he is clean bowled by England's Chris Jordan ...

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