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Five labourers killed in a factory blast

Five labourers were killed in an explosion inside a factory manufacturing electrical fuses at a village near here in the wee hours today. PTI file photo. For representation purpose

Five labourers were killed in an explosion inside a factory manufacturing electrical fuses at a village near here in the wee hours today...

Malin landslide toll climbs to 63; Rs 5 lakh aid to victims

The death toll in the Malin village landslide disaster has climbed to 51 with recovery of ten more bodies since last night, district control room said today. PTI photo

The death toll in the Malin village landslide today climbed to 63 even as NDRF personnel braved hostile weather and difficult terrain for the...

Army Chief warns Pakistan on beheading-like incident

On his first day in office, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag today warned Pakistan that India's response to any beheading-like incident in future would be 'more than adequate, intense and immediate'. PTI photo

On his first day in office, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag today warned Pakistan that India's response to any beheading-like incident in future would...

76 pc of rescued child labourers went back to work: Study

Over 76 per cent of child labourers rescued in raids conducted six years ago in Mumbai went back to work, according to an NGO working for children's rights. Reuters photo

Over 76 per cent of child labourers rescued in raids conducted six years ago in Mumbai went back to work, according to an NGO working...

Two separatist guerrillas killed in Kashmir

Two separatist guerrillas were killed during a search operation near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Friday. PTI file photo. For representation purpose

Two separatist guerrillas were killed during a search operation near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Friday...

Explosion near residence of Mizoram Parliament Secy

A powerful explosion took place near the residence of the Mizoram Parliamentary Secretary for Home in Mission Veng locality here early this morning but there was no report of any casualty, police said. PTI file photo. For representation purpose

A powerful explosion took place near the residence of the Mizoram Parliamentary Secretary for Home in Mission Veng locality here early this morning...

UPSC exam row creates turmoil in Parliament

Opposition today created ruckus in Rajya Sabha over the issue of regional language aspirants having disadvantage in Civil Services examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) leading to two adjournments during Question Hour. PTI file photo

The UPSC exam row generated heat in both Houses of Parliament with a member tearing a paper and throwing it towards the Speaker in Lok...

UCC can't be sued for Bhopal plant contamination: US court

Victims of the 1984 Bhopal Gas tragedy pose as dead bodies during a protest against Dow Chemical a month before the 2012 London Olympics. In a major blow to victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, a US court here has ruled that the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) cannot be sued for the ongoing contamination from the chemical plant. AP file photo

In a major blow to victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, a US court here has ruled that the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) cannot...

Sonia's reaction to my book shows it has touched a raw nerve: Natwar

Natwar Singh, former Congress leader, today said that the strong reaction from Sonia Gandhi to his new book, proves that it has touched a 'raw nerve' and something has 'upset' her so much that she came out. DH file photo

Natwar Singh, former Congress leader, today said that the strong reaction from Sonia Gandhi to his new book, proves that it has touched a raw...

Kerry meets Modi in prelude to Washington summit

Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry Friday held a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a prelude to the summit meeting between US President Barack Obama and Modi in Washington in September. PTI photo

Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry Friday held a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a prelude to the summit meeting between...

IAF's Jaguar plane crashes near Bhuj, pilot ejects safely

A Jaguar combat aircraft of Indian Air Force today crashed near Bibber village in this district while on a routine sortie from Bhuj air base but the pilot ejected safely / PTI file photo only for representation

A Jaguar combat aircraft of Indian Air Force today crashed near Bibber village in this district while on a routine sortie from Bhuj air base...

Obama looking forward to set 'new agenda' with Modi

President Barack Obama is looking forward to a Summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September to set an

President Barack Obama is looking forward to a Summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September to set an "ambitious new agenda"...

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