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Cabinet clears model law, shops can remain open 365 days

Published on 29-Jun-2016
As per the proposal mooted by the Labour Ministry, the model law can be adopted by states with a provision of modifying it as per their requirement. Reuters File photo.

A model law that allows shops, malls and other establishments to operate throughout the year received Cabinet approval today...

Woman suicide over morphed picture: One arrested

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Suresh, a handloom worker from the district, was arrested for allegedly uploading the morphed pictures of the woman, Salem SP, Amit Kumar Singh said. dh illustration

A person has been arrested in connection with the suicide of a 21 year-old woman in Salem after her morphed picture was uploaded on Facebook......

Cabinet clears mineral exploration policy

Published on 29-Jun-2016
To encourage mineral exploration in the country, the Mines Ministry has already notified the National Mineral Exploration Trust (NMET). PTI file photo

The National Mineral Exploration Policy (NMEP) today got the Cabinet approval, paving the way for auction...

Cabinet clears pay hike for 1 cr govt employees, pensioners

Published on 29-Jun-2016
There were reports that cabinet may approve up to 20% increase in the basic pay, compared to only 14.27% recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, but that didn't happen. DH illustration

Recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission got the Cabinet nod today, which will benefit over one crore government employees ...

SC refers petition on homosexuality to CJI's bench

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Supreme Court. PTI file photo

The Supreme Court today referred the plea of some celebrities, who claim to be part of the LGBT community...

NIA conducts raids in Hyderabad, detain 11

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Around five persons (suspects) have been detained and some explosive material (ammunition) has been recovered, sources in the intelligence department, Hyderabad Police, told PTI. File photo for representational purpose only

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) today carried out raids in different localities of the old city ...

Swamy says publicity 'relentessly seeks' him

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Subramnian Swamy. PTI file photo

BJP MP Subramnian Swamy, who had invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi's disapproval for his...

No Indian casualty in Turkey terror attack

Published on 29-Jun-2016
No reports so far of any Indian among the casualties, the ministry said. Reuters photo

There has been no report so far of any Indian casualty in the terror attack at the international terminal...

In Chandigarh, erring cyclists also to be fined

Published on 28-Jun-2016

A driving licence for motor vehicles is mandatory, but in Le Corbusier-designed Chandigarh, rickshaw and cart-pullers...

Gang war kills one in northeast Delhi

Published on 28-Jun-2016
The gangs, headed by Gaurav and Sudesh, ran a racket of stealing electricity and supplying it to local residents.

A 20-year-old man was shot dead and another injured when two gangs clashed at Shakti Garden in northeast Delhi's Jyoti Nagar...

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Fans holds an national soccer team jersey with the name and number of Lionel Messi...

Fans holds an national soccer team jersey with the name and number of Lionel Messi...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

A typist attends a customer at a street flooded after heavy rains outside Court complex...

A typist attends a customer at a street flooded after heavy rains outside Court complex...

Muslims prays inside a mosque during the fasting month of Ramadan in Mumbai...

Muslims prays inside a mosque during the fasting month of Ramadan in Mumbai...

Army persons move towards the house where a Hizbul Mujahideen militant was hiding...

Army persons move towards the house where a Hizbul Mujahideen militant was hiding...

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor gestures at an awareness campaign for road safety....

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor gestures at an awareness campaign for road safety....

Delhi CM and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal is welcomed by fishermen community...

Delhi CM and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal is welcomed by fishermen community...

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