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Befitting reply to Pakistan if ceasefire Chandigarh, Aug 31 (IBNS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said India would give a befitting reply to Pakistan if it continued to violate ceasefire rules along the Line of Control in Kashmir. 31-Aug-2014
DMK says Vinayaka Chaturthi tweet by Sta Chennai, Aug 31 (IBNS) Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Sunday said a social media greeting the people on the occasion of Vinayaka Chaturthi by its leader MK Stalin, who is an atheist as claimed by him, was a mistake. 31-Aug-2014
With Varanasi in mind, PM gets presentat Kyoto, Aug 31 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has the vision to develop the holy Indian city of Varanasi from where he won elections in mind, was Sunday given a presentation on Kyoto, the heritage city of Japan, by the Mayor of the city, Daisaku Kadokawa. 31-Aug-2014
Modi visits ancient Toji Temple at Kyoto Kyoto, Aug 31 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited the ancient Toji Temple in Kyoto. 31-Aug-2014
Lord Ganesha row: Social activists file Pune, Aug 31 (IBNS): In the wake of the controversial tweets by filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Lord Ganesha on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, political and social activists on Saturday filed police complaints against him, reports said. 31-Aug-2014
President condoles Bipin Chandra's demis New Delhi, Aug 31 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of noted historian Bipan Chandra, who breathed his last on Saturday. 31-Aug-2014
Prez to attend 14th Convocation of Unive New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Sept 1 and Sept 2 where he will attend the 14th Convocation of the University of Jammu. 31-Aug-2014
Omar speaks in Kashmir Assembly Srinagar, Aug 30 (IBNS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday gave full credit to the people of his state for reposing faith in him and giving the chance to serve the state as the Chief Minister for about last six years. 30-Aug-2014
Visva-Bharati: 3 arrested for allegedly Kolkata, Aug 30 (IBNS): The police on Saturday have arrested three students who allegedly sexually harassed a first-year student of West Bengal's iconic Visva-Bharati University. 30-Aug-2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi starts his Tokyo, Aug 30 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his first visit to Japan from Saturday where an agreement was signed between the cities of Kyoto and Varanasi. 30-Aug-2014
Mamata hints alliance with CPI-M to stop Kolkata, Aug 30 (IBNS) West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee sprung a political surprise when she hinted in an interview to a Bengali news channel that to keep the BJP at bay in the state a tie-up with her lifelong bete noire Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) is not ruled out. 30-Aug-2014
Govt admits Sharmila's struggle: Kiren R New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS): Junior Union Home Minister Kiren Rijiju has said that the long struggle of human rights activist Irom Sharmila- who has been forced fed over a decade now- has impacted the government thinking on the special army powers act in Manipur too, but there should be a way out keeping in mind the security issues. 30-Aug-2014
BJP offered me Delhi CM post: AAP leader New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS) Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas has said that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had offered him the post of chief minister of Delhi if he could get the support of more legislators. 30-Aug-2014
Two men accused of rape lynched in Assam Dispur, Aug 30 (IBNS): Two persons were allegedly beaten to death in Dibrugarh district of Assam late Friday night, reports said. The duo was accused of raping and murdering a woman at a tea garden in the Chabua area of the district. 30-Aug-2014
Historian Bipan Chandra passes away New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS): Noted historian Bipan Chandra died on Saturday morning. He was 86, reports said. 30-Aug-2014
PM Modi leaves for Japan on a five-day v New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Japan early on Saturday morning for a five-day visit. He left at around 6 am, reports said. 30-Aug-2014
PM Modi leaves for Japan on a five-day v New Delhi, Aug 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Japan early on Saturday morning for a five-day visit. He left at around 6 am, reports said. 30-Aug-2014
One Indian army jawan killed in encounte Kupwara, Aug 30 (IBNS): One Indian Army soldier was killed in an encounter with militants in Kupwara district of north Kashmir on Saturday, reports said. Sources said that around 2-3 militants were believed to be fighting in the encounter. 30-Aug-2014
Modi breaks his silence on cancellation New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday broke his silence on cancellation of talks with Pakistan saying the neighbouring nation had made a 'spectacle' by engaging with secessionist elements in Jammu and Kashmir. 30-Aug-2014
Rape incidents have reduced in WB: Mamat Kolkata, Aug 29 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the number of rape incidents in her states have reduced by 12 percent. 29-Aug-2014
Assam govt constituted One man Inquiry C Guwahati, Aug 29 (IBNS) : The Assam State Government on Friday had constituted a One Man Inquiry Commission headed by Justice (Retd.) BP Katakey, retired Judge of Gauhati High Court to inquire into the Golaghat incident on Aug 20. 29-Aug-2014
ULFA(I) militant nabbed, arms-ammo recov Guwahati, Aug 29 (IBNS) : Security forces have nabbed a militant of United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) and recovered arms and ammunition in Assam’s Goalpara district on Friday, police said. 29-Aug-2014
Assam : NDFB(S) militant attacked on arm Guwahati, Aug 29 (IBNS) : An Army jawan was injured in Assam’s Chirang district, when suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Sangbijit faction) militants had attacked on a camp of 18 Mahar Regiment on the wee hours on Friday, police said. 29-Aug-2014
Meghalaya militant group uses minors to Guwahati, Aug 29 (IBNS) : The newly floated militant group of Meghalaya Achik National Cooperation Army (ANCA) has used minors to smuggle arms and it had came to light after police apprehended five militants of the rebel group on Thursday. 29-Aug-2014
Will accelerate unfinished agenda of pro New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) Ahead of his visit to Japan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he will try to accelerate progress on the unfinished agenda of projects and initiatives that two countries have embarked upon. 29-Aug-2014
Aircel-Maxis Case: CBI charges Dayanidhi New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday filed a chargesheet in the Aircel-Maxis deal case in a special 2G court. 29-Aug-2014
CBI drops charges against Kumar Mangalam New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) Prominent industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) decided to drop charges against him in the infamous "Coalgate" scandal. 29-Aug-2014
Rs 6,000 cr chopper deal scrapped: media New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) The Centre on Friday scrapped a tender to procure 197 Light Utility Helicopters (LUH), media reported. 29-Aug-2014
Difficult to block porn sites: Centre to New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) The central government has told the Supreme Court that it is difficult to block the porn sites because of the sheer presence of around four crore of them and if one is blocked another came popping up. 29-Aug-2014
Modi to learn from Kyoto for Varanasi in New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will learn from the historic city of Kyoto in Japan during his visit to the Asian nation beginning on Aug 30 so that the ideas can be used for betterment of Varanasi, the holy city in Uttar Pradesh on the banks of river Ganga that voted him to power. 29-Aug-2014
SC stays functioning of panel to probe s New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS):The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the functioning of a panel that was set up to probe the allegations of a woman judge in Gwalior that she was sexually harassed by a senior judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court. 29-Aug-2014
Najma Heptullah clarifies her stand on H New Delhi, Aug 29 (IBNS) Union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah, who was slammed by Opposition for endorsing the RSS view on India as a nation of Hindus by culture and national identify, has now clarified her position saying she meant Hindi and not Hindu while speaking on the issue. 29-Aug-2014
Saradha: CBI raids 21 locations in three New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday said it has conducted searches in 21 locations across several states in connection with its probe into the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam. 29-Aug-2014
J&K: 8 killed in road mishap Jammu, Aug 28 (IBNS): At least eight passengers were killed when a Tata Sumo in which they were travelling skidded off the road and rolled down into a 500 feet deep gorge near Nachlana curve in Banihal town of Ramban district on Thursday. 28-Aug-2014
Rajasthan: 8-yr-old girl dies after bein Dausa, Rajasthan, Aug 28 (IBNS): In a shocking incident, an eight-year-old schoolgirl lost her life on Thursday after being allegedly beaten up by her teacher in Dausa in Rajasthan, reports said. 28-Aug-2014
Govt to provide cashless treatment for r New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS): Union Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has signed Memorandum of Understanding for two more pilot projects for Cashless Treatment Road Accident Victims-one on Vadodara-Mumbai stretch of NH-8 and the other on Ranchi-Rargaon-Mahulia (Jamshedpur) stretch of NH-33. 28-Aug-2014
'Eminent Freedom Fighters Committee' to New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS): The Committee of Eminent Freedom Fighters under the Chairmanship of Kiren Rijiju, Minister of State for Home Affairs is scheduled to meet at Port Blair on Sept 3. 28-Aug-2014
Saradha scam : CBI raids 14 locations in Guwahati, Aug 28 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday had carried out search operation in 14 locations in Assam, including the homes of two former ministers of the state government, one former DGP of Assam police and a filmmaker, in connection with its probe into the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam. 28-Aug-2014
Anantha Kumar launches Jan-Dhan Yojna in New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS): Launching the Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (Financial inclusion) programme at a function in Bangalore on Thursday, Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers Anantha Kumar said that after long experience, thinking, interaction and consultation the project of financial inclusion was evolved by the Indian government with an objective of bringing the entire financially excluded population to the main path of growth. 28-Aug-2014
Manipur : 2 Assam Rifles jawans killed i Imphal, Aug 28 (IBNS) : Two jawans of Assam Rifles were killed and another was injured in a powerful bomb explosion at a remote area in Manipur on Wednesday, police said on Thursday. 28-Aug-2014
Pre-marital clinical tests can avoid imp Madurai, Aug 28 (IBNS): The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Thursday suggested that prospective couples should undergo pre-marital clinical examinations to avoid impotency and sexually transmitted diseases (STD), which may spoil marital relations. 28-Aug-2014
"Excited to meet PM Shinzo Abe": PM twee New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS) Ahead of his Japan visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted in Japanese for the first time, to talk to the people of Japan directly in Japanese. 28-Aug-2014
Modi launches scheme to ensure bank acco New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched his pet project for financial inclusion of the poor in India by unveiling a scheme that would ensure a bank account for every Indian household. 28-Aug-2014
Aseemanand gets bail in Samjhauta Expres New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS) Swami Aseemanand, a former RSS activist who is facing trial in the 2007's Samjhauta Express, Hyderabad's Mecca Masjid (May 2007) and Ajmer Dargah blasts linked to saffron terrorism, has got bail in the case of the Samjhauta Express by the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday. 28-Aug-2014
Trinamool MLA slammed for terming rape a Kolkata, Aug 28 (IBNS) A ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) legislator has invited a wave of condemnation after he said rape is inevitable and would continue so long the earth exists. 28-Aug-2014
BJP faces flak over Yogi Adityanath as New Delhi, Aug 28 (IBNS): The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the centre is sucked in a controversy over making its MP Yogi Adityanath as their star campaigner in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh byelections amid a video circulating in media on his "hate" speech where he spoke of communal revenge by Hindus. 28-Aug-2014
Law will take its own course: Sadananda Bangalore, Aug 28 (IBNS): After an FIR alleging rape was lodged by an actress against Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda’s son Karthik hours after he got engaged here on Wednesday, the union minister said the law would take its own course in the case. 28-Aug-2014
BJP minister attends prayer meeting in M Muzaffarnagar, Aug 28 (IBNS): Amid tight security arrangements, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Processing Sanjeev Baliyan attended a prayer meeting in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district on Thursday, reports said. 28-Aug-2014
Actress files FIR against Sadananda Gowd Bangalore, Aug 28 (IBNS): An FIR was lodged by an actress against Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik hours after he got engaged here on Wednesday, reports said. 28-Aug-2014
FIR against Alagiri for encroaching temp Chennai, Aug 28 (IBNS): A First Information Report (FIR) was filed by the Madurai police against DMK chief M Karunanidhi’s son MK Alagiri on charges of grabbing a temple land using forged documents, reports said. 28-Aug-2014
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