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Assam students will now write Board exams under CCTV lens

The Assam government will install closed circuit television cameras (CCTV) inside examination halls to keep a check on rampant cheating in............

Pakistan playing dangerous game in Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case, says Parrikar.

Former defence minister Manohar Parrikar said Pakistan was playing a “dangerous game” in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death in the neighbouring country on charges of spying..........

Live: Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derails in UP, Adityanath announces compensation.

Eight coaches of the Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derailed on Saturday morning.............

Tamil Nadu women up in arms against liquor shops moving to villages after highway ban order.

More women are taking lead in anti-liquor campaigns in various villages with shops now moving to residential localities after the Supreme Court ordered ..........

BJP MLA Sangeet Som gets clean chit in Muzaffarnagar inflammatory video case.

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing riots related cases has given a clean chit to Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Sangeet Som in connection with a case of a fake but inflammatory..............

At BJP’s Odisha meet, Modi, Shah, Adityanath feature in the story of 74 lotuses.

The lotus is blossoming in Odisha, a coastal state that has a saffron hue for the party’s national executive meet beginning on Saturday. A garland of 74 lotuses was offered to the ...............

Pak’s top Generals say no compromise will be made on Jadhav

April 14: Pakistan’s top military Generals today decided not to make any "compromise" on the death sentence given to Indian national Kulbushan Jadhav on spying charges.

At least 97 migrants missing as boat sinks off Libya

April 14: At least 97 migrants went missing after their boat sank today off the Libyan coast, a navy spokesman said.

Man dragged off United Airlines flight suffered broken nose, loss of teeth

April 14: A 69-year-old Vietnamese-American who was forcibly removed from a flight of United Airlines in Chicago will "probably" file a lawsuit for "unreasonable force and violence" that led to a ’significant’ concussion.

US drops ’mother of all bombs’ on Afghanistan

April 14: The US military on Thursday dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever deployed in combat, targeting an Islamic State complex in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said.

Indian doctor charged with genital mutilation on girls in US

April 14: A 44-year-old Indian-origin woman doctor has been arrested and charged with performing genital mutilation on girls aged 6 to 8, believed to be the first such in the US.

Afghan bomb dropping sends clear message to ISIS: US Lawmakers

April 14: American lawmakers have applauded the Trump administration after the US military dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb on Islamic State targets in eastern Afghanistan, saying that "it sends a clear message" to terror groups in the region.

K’taka still remains a challenge for BJP

April 14: The BJP’s prospects in the April 23 Delhi civic polls got a boost as it trounced the Aam Aadmi Party to clinch the Rajouri Garden seat and retained four others in bypolls in as many states.

Lost to R’than govt, not BJP: Sachin Pilot

April 14: Accepting defeat in Dholpur, Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot on Thursday said that the party lost to the Government of Rajasthan and not the BJP.

Victory in state boosts Cong confidence

April 14: The twin bypoll victories in Karnataka have given Rahul Gandhi a confidence boost on resurgence of the Congress and taking on an aggressive Narendra Modi-led BJP.

 India for legal option on Jadhav

April 14: India is exploring the legal options available in Pakistan to save former navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, even as New Delhi renewed its request for consular access to him.

BJP drubs AAP, candidate loses deposit

April 14: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday suffered a major setback ahead of the crucial civic polls in the national capital with its candidate for Delhi’s Rajouri Garden bypoll losing his deposit.

Cong retains Nanjangud, Gundlupet in bypolls

April 14: The Congress on Thursday retained the Nanjangud and Gundlupet Assembly constituencies in the fiercely fought bypolls which is expected to give a new momentum to the party to prepare for the 2018 Assembly elections.

17-year-old girl charged with terror offences in UK for trying to join Islamic State.

A 17-year-old girl in the UK has been charged with terrorism offences for being in contact with an Islamic State jihadist and attempting to join the terror group...............

North Korea preparing for sixth nuclear test, satellite images show.

North Korea is ready to launch a nuclear test at its Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site, the 38 North monitoring group reported...............

Trump says he ordered Syria missile strike during dessert with Chinese President Xi.

US President Donald Trump gave the order to strike Syria with dozens of cruise missiles “during dessert” with visiting Chinese leader Xi Jinping, he said in an interview................

Russia vetoes UN resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack, China abstains.

Russia vetoed a UN resolution Wednesday that would have condemned the reported use of chemical weapons in a town in northern Syria and demanded a speedy investigation, triggering clashes between...........

United Airlines CEO won’t resign, again apologises for dragging man off flight.

United Continental chief executive Oscar Munoz said Wednesday he will not resign and again apologized for the removal of a customer from an overbooked flight by force................

First female Muslim judge of US found dead in New York’s Hudson River.

A groundbreaking black jurist who became the first Muslim woman to serve as a US judge was found dead in New York’s Hudson River on Wednesday, the police said..............

Private schools in Uttar Pradesh asked to submit fee structure within 15 days.

The new government in the state, led by chief minister Yogi Adityanath, has asked all the private schools to submit details of the fees charged from students, payments made to teachers.............

Supreme Court wants Centre, Election Commission reply on plea against EVMs.

The Supreme Court asked the central government and the Election Commission on Thursday to respond to petitions asking for paper trails on all electronic voting machines (EVM) amid mounting.................

EPFO members to get loyalty-cum-life benefit up to Rs 50,000 during retirement.

Retirement fund body Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation’s (EPFO) subscribers will get loyalty-cum-life benefit of up to Rs 50,000 at the time of retirement for contributing to the scheme..........

India trade deal may not be possible as offers made not adequate, says Australia PM.

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday said it might not be possible to reach a free trade deal with New Delhi, despite his and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s attempts......

2002 Gujarat riots probe: Supreme Court relieves SIT chief R K Raghavan.

The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed R K Raghavan, who was heading the apex court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe 2002 Gujarat riots cases, to be relieved as the head of the team........

3 hours into Kashmir repoll, 1% votes cast in Srinagar, none in Budgam.

The voter turnout in the first three hours of repolling in 38 polling stations of Srinagar Lok Sabah constituency has been an abysmal one per cent...........

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