New Delhi: The Tripura unit of the CPI(M) has requested the Election Commission (EC) to look into an “election meeting” of the BJP, which was attended by National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval. The said meeting was held on January 14 at the official residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here....
New Delhi: There will be no subsidy for Hajj from this year and the funds saved will be used for providing education to minorities, minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Tuesday, while projecting the move as an effort by the government to “empower minorities without appeasement.” The minister also...
Gandhinagar: A day after he reappeared from his brief disappearance, Vishwa Hindu Parishad's international working president Pravin Togadia on Tuesday expressed the possibility that he may be killed. Togadia was found unconscious in a hospital in Shahibagh locality in Ahmedabad late on Monday after being reported missing...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu Monday held "wide- ranging and intensive" talks to bolster cooperation in key areas such as defence, counter-terrorism, cyber-threats and to “revolutionisation” of Indian farm production. Speaking to the media about the...
Kochi: State Vigilance Director has submitted to the High Court a progress report of the bar scam case against Kerala Congress (M) leader, KM Mani....
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At some point onwards screens have become the best pals of kids. Now the habit boomerangs in many ways. One of its aftereffects is rampant myopia among kids. You don’t believe most of those aged between two and three, who are glued to...
Mallory Smith, a 25-year-old American woman, was heading for doom at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center on 7 November, 2017. Her lung infection was otherwise just manageable with regular antibiotics. Nothing, however, in the hospital chest...
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