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Amit Shah's Kolkata rally: BJYM reapplie

Kolkata, July 31 (IBNS): A day after Kolkata Police allegedly denied permission to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah's rally at Rani Rasmoni Road in Kolkata's downtown Esplanade area on Aug 11, BJP's youth wing, Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) on Tuesday reapplied to the city police seeking permission to host the rally at an alternative location, reports said.

31-Jul-2018
Kolkata STF busts illegal firearms manuf

Kolkata, July 31 (IBNS): The Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police on Monday busted an illegal arms manufacturing factory, which was being run behind a sweet shop, at Choto Serampore area in Kolkata's neighbouring North 24 Parganas district and arrested nine persons in connection with the case, officials said.

31-Jul-2018
I wonder why I was not born as a Christi

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday appreciated the social and educational upliftment functions performed by Christian Missionaries and said she often felt why was she not born as a Christian.

31-Jul-2018
Rahul Gandhi meets Karunanidhi in hospit

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited Chennai to meet DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi in hospital.

31-Jul-2018
Gujarat: Mob attacks man's house after i

Vadodra, July 31 (IBNS): In an attempt to lodge protest over a Hindu-Muslim elopement, members of the woman's family has set vehicles ablaze and stole ornaments from the house of the man, media reports said on Monday.

31-Jul-2018
Kolkata: Doctors remove nine needles fro

Kolkata, July 31 (IBNS): Doctors of a state-run hospital in Kolkata successfully removed as many as nine needles from the throat of a 14-year-old girl on Tuesday, according to reports.

31-Jul-2018
TRAI chief shares Aadhaar number publicl

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): Amid reports of Aadhaar data breach, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Chairman R S Sharma dared hackers to show what harm they could do to him by sharing his Aadhaar number publicly via Twitter.

31-Jul-2018
Kolkata: Canara Bank customers allege fr

Kolkata, July 31 (IBNS): More than 35 customers of Canara Bank's Golpark branch in south Kolkata on Tuesday alleged that a few thousand rupees had been fraudulently withdrawn from their savings accounts, reports said.

31-Jul-2018
Former Indian president’s family membe

Guwahati, July 31 (IBNS): Family members of former President of India Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed are among the 40 million people, who are left out of the complete draft of the updated National Register of Citizens (NRC), published by the Assam government on Monday.

31-Jul-2018
NRC is our brainchild, Amit Shah doesnâ€

Guwahati, July 31 (IBNS): Criticizing BJP president Amit Shah’s statement on the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said that it is the brainchild of the Congress and he didn’t know the history.

31-Jul-2018
What about the rights of people of Assam

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Tuesday attacked opposition leaders who have been criticising the Centre over the Assam NRC issue and said it was time for them to clarify whether they think about the rights of the people of Assam and India or that of the migrant Bangladeshis.

31-Jul-2018
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi meets Karuna

Chennai, July 31 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited a Chennai hospital where former Tamil Nadu CM and DMK supremo M Karunanidhi is currently undergoing treatment.

31-Jul-2018
I don't want to see my motherland divide

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday attacked the Centre over the Assam NRC issue and said it was an attempt to divide the country.

31-Jul-2018
Vijay Mallya appears in London court ove

London, July 31 (IBNS): Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Tuesday appeared in a London court for closing arguments in his high-profile extradition trial.

31-Jul-2018
Those dropped from Assam NRC must get fa

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that those dropped out from the updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam on the ground of nationality,  must get a fair chance to prove their claims. 

31-Jul-2018
Ruckus over Assam NRC issue: RS adjourn

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS) : The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day while the opposition staged a walkout from the Lok Sabha as the NRC issue in Assam rocked Parliament on Tuesday triggering a huge ruckus.

31-Jul-2018
Rajiv Gandhi signed Assam Accord, says A

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS) While protests rocked Parliament on Tuesday over the Assam citizenship draft that rendered about four million people illegal immigrants in the northeastern state, BJP president Amit Shah countering the Opposition said the very basis of the exercise and NRC (National Register of Citizen) is the Assam Accord signed by late Congress prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

31-Jul-2018
NRC: Shock overwhelms many who miss the

Guwahati, July 31 (IBNS): As the complete draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was announced on Monday triggering a political firestorm in India, Md. Javed Ali, a resident of minority-dominated lower Assam district in South Salmara Mankachar, was in a state of shock.

31-Jul-2018
NRC can be done also in West Bengal to e

Kolkata, July 31 (IBNS): Following the results of Assam's National Register of Citizenship (NRC), which did not include over four million people, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said a similar step can be taken in West Bengal to evict illegal Bangladeshi immigrants, media reports said.

31-Jul-2018
Heir of Brindavan Gardens' creator expre

Bangalore/London, July 31 (IBNS): Alyia Phelps Gardiner Krumbiegel, the great granddaughter of German Horticultural legend Gustav Hermann Krumbiegel, who had designed the iconic Brindavan Gardens at the Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam, has expressed her disappointment over the Karnataka government's decision to revamp the iconic garden on the lines of popular theme park Disneyland.

31-Jul-2018
3.1 earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh, no

New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter Scale hit Himachal Pradesh's Kangra area on Tuesday, officials said.

31-Jul-2018
Final hearing in Vijay Mallya's extradit

London, July 31 (IBNS): The final hearing in the extradition trial case of liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya will be held in a UK court on Tuesday.

31-Jul-2018
Seven members of a family found dead in

Ranchi, July 31 (IBNS): Repeating the horror story which Burari had witnessed, seven members of a family were found dead in Jharkhand's Ranchi city, reports said.

31-Jul-2018
PM Modi congratulates Imran Khan on his

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke to Pakistan's Prime Minister-elect and Chairperson of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Party Imran Khan and congratulated him over his win in the country's general elections.

30-Jul-2018
Police denies permission to Amit Shah's

Kolkata, July 30 (IBNS): The Kolkata Police on Monday denied permission to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah's public meeting, which was scheduled to be held Rani Rasmoni Road in city's downtown Esplanade area on Aug 11, reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Stop Mehul Choksi's movement by air, lan

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): The Indian government on Monday requested the Antigua authorities to stop fugitive diamond trader Mehul Choksi from travelling by air, land or sea, media reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Literacy gives greater freedom to partic

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that literacy gives greater freedom to participate in society more actively and access better learning and earning opportunities. 

30-Jul-2018
Karunanidhi stable, says TN CM Palaniswa

Chennai, July 30 (IBNS): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam met M Karunanidhi at Kauvery hospital in Chennai on Monday and offered the latter medical assistance as the DMK chief is ailing for months.

30-Jul-2018
Rahul Gandhi urges Congress men to help

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi has urged all his party workers to help people whose names were not included in the second and final draft of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC), which was released on Monday.

30-Jul-2018
BJP men threatening journalists for repo

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Launching an attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that journalists are receiving threats from people belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which rules the Centre, for reporting on the deal of buying fighter jets from France.

30-Jul-2018
NRC : Assam CM appeals all sections of s

Guwahati, July 30 (IBNS): After publishing the complete draft of the updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) on Monday, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that it is only a draft and peace and tranquility should be maintained in the state.

30-Jul-2018
Man allegedly commits suicide over deman

Mumbai, July 30 (IBNS): A 35-year old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train in Aurangabad as a protest for quota in government jobs and educational institutions in Maharashtra, media reports said.

30-Jul-2018
PM Modi interacts with Table Tennis Meda

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with the Commonwealth Games 2018 medal winners in Table Tennis. 

30-Jul-2018
BT opens new global cyber security opera

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): Dominic Asquith, British High Commissioner to the Republic of India, has inaugurated BT’s new Cyber Security Operations Centre (Cyber SOC) in Gurugram India.

30-Jul-2018
Four million excluded from citizenship i

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS):  Sparking fears of deportation and a law and order crisis, India on Monday announced exclusion of about four million people from citizenship in the northeastern state of Assam, bordering Bangladesh, after a draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) was published.

30-Jul-2018
Supreme Court pulls up CBI for not arres

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS) : The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the Central Bureau of Investigation for not arresting the accused in the alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the army, Assam Rifles and police in Manipur, NDTV reported.

30-Jul-2018
PM Modi interacts with TT medal winners

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS) :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with the Commonwealth Games 2018 medal winners in Table Tennis.

30-Jul-2018
Maran bothers must face trial in telepho

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS) : Upholding the Madras High Court's directive, the Supreme Court on Monday said former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi must face trial in the illegal telephone exchange case.

30-Jul-2018
Bengalis, Bihari's being made refugees,

Kolkata, July 30 (IBNS) : Going ballistic against the Centre for the exclusion of over four million names from Assam's draft National Register of Citizens (NRC),  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that it is a "game plan" to throw out Bengalis and Biharis and render them as refugees in their own country.

30-Jul-2018
Rajya Sahha adjourned over NRC draft in

New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the second time till 2 pm on Monday, as the Opposition kicked up an uproar over publication of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC). The NRC contains names of Indian citizens of Assam and it was first prepared in 1951, after 1951 Census of India. 

30-Jul-2018
More than 4 million names not in complet

Guwahati, July 30 (IBNS) : In what could spell political ramifications around 40 lakh people in Assam have been left out of the complete NRC draft released on Monday, virtually refusing to recognise them as Indian nationals till they are able to prove their citizenship, reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Andhra woman surrenders to police after

Hyderabad, July 30 (IBNS): Killing her lover by setting him afire during bondage sex, a woman in Andhra Pradesh has surrendered to police, reports said on Monday.

30-Jul-2018
Kashmir: CRPF jawan killed at home in Pu

Srinagar, July 30 (IBNS): A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan, who was on leave, has been shot dead by terrorists at his home in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, media reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Railway hotel case: Delhi court summons

Patna/New Delhi, July 30 (IBNS): A Delhi court has summoned former Bihar Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and younger son Tejashwi Yadav, in connection to the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Cooperation (IRCTC) scam case, media reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Around 40 lakh people find no place in f

Dispur, July 30 (IBNS): Names of around 40 lakh (4 million) people have found no place in the second and final draft of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC), which was released on Monday, media reports said.

30-Jul-2018
Karunanidhi suffers transient setback: H

Chennai, July 29 (IBNS): The hospital where southern politician M Karunanidhi is undergoing treatment on Sunday said the ex-Tamil Nadu Chief Minister suffered "transient setback".

29-Jul-2018
DMK chief Karunanidhi's health critical,

Chennai, July 29 (IBNS): Condition of M Karunanidhi, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, is said to be critical, reports said on Sunday.

29-Jul-2018
India Church sexual assault case: Cathol

New Delhi, July 29 (IBNS): In a fresh development, an audio record has surfaced where a priest and a nun could be heard speaking corroboratiing the allegation that the Catholic Church is attempting to silence sexual harassment complaints against the Bishop of Jalandhar, Franco Mulakkal, media reports said.

29-Jul-2018
Gujarat: Mob beats up man to death over

Ahmedabad, July 29 (IBNS): In another shocking incident of lynching, a mob has beaten to death a man in Gujarat's Dahod area, reports said on Sunday.

29-Jul-2018
Assam Rifles seized drugs worth of Rs 1.

Guwahati, July 29 (IBNS): The troops of Assam Rifles have seized huge quantity of contraband drugs worth Rs 1.29 crore in the international market in Manipur’s Moreh town area. 

29-Jul-2018
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