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Need a structured war history of Indian soldiers: Jaitley  

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday tasked Army chief Gen. Dalbir Singh with preparing a structured history of all the wars that India Army has fought. ...  MORE»

Japan will fully cooperate in Varanasi's modernisation: Kyoto Deputy Mayor  

Noting that there are several similarities between Varanasi and Kyoto, Deputy Mayor of the Japanese city Kenichi Ogasawara today said his country's government and industries will fully cooperate in the modernis ...  MORE»

Amit Shah files exemption application before Mumbai court  

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday filed an application seeking exemption from appearance in the court here, which is hearing the cases related to encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapat ...  MORE»

Don't ignore domestic black money: Jaitley to tax officials  

At a time when the focus is on illicit income stashed away in foreign accounts, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday asked the Income Tax department not to lose sight of domestic black money and pursue offend ...  MORE»

Mobiles, western culture, indecent dressing reasons for rape: UP Police  

After Mulayam Singh Yadav's 'ladke to ladke hain' (boys are boys) remark about rapists, Uttar Pradesh Police has listed mobile phones, western culture and indecent dressing by women as reasons for rape. ...  MORE»

HRD Ministry suggests IITs to get separate canteen for veg students  

The HRD Ministry has asked IITs to explore the possibility of having a separate eating space for vegetarian students as non-vegetarian food was "deviating them away from the Indian value system". ...  MORE»

Government bars first class air travel for officials  

Calling for cutting expenditure due to the current fiscal situation, the finance ministry Thursday asked government departments to cut non-plan expenditure by 10 percent, including first class air travel on ove ...  MORE»

In Graphics: Cyclone 'Nilofar'  

Cyclone 'Nilofar' has weakened and is expected to hit Gujarat as Marginal Cyclonic Storm only. Earlier it was predicted that it will make landfall on forenoon of November 1. But now it seems that it will hit Ku ...  MORE»

Maharashtra chief minister-designate Devendra Fadnavis meets Gadkari  

Maharashtra chief minister-designate Devendra Fadnavis Thursday met Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari at his residence here. ...  MORE»

Centre announces Rs 5 lakh compensation to kin of 1984 riot victims  

Government has decided to give Rs five lakh each to the next of kin of 3,325 victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots triggered after assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. ...  MORE»

Premji calls on Modi  

New Delhi: Wipro's founder chairman Azim Premji Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, an official statement said here. ...  MORE»

Sena ministers unlikely to join govt in Maharashtra on Friday  

Shiv Sena is unlikely to join the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra to be sworn in Friday as talks for a possible tie-up are on with it in an "amicable atmosphere", BJP general secretary Rajiv Pratap  ...  MORE»

PM hails Amitabh, Hockey captain for Swachh Bharat effort  

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appreciated film star Amitabh Bachchan, Indian Hockey captain Sardara Singh and few other personalities who took the broom and participated in Swachh Bharat campaign. ...  MORE»

ABP News chosen as No.1 TV News Channel on Counting Day (Oct 19) of Maharashtra & Haryana polls  

ABP News again emerges as the No. 1 watched News Channel on Oct 19 – Counting Day of Maharashtra & Haryana Assembly Polls. ...  MORE»

Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar  

Separatist leader Muhammad Yasin Malik, who has called for a boycott of the coming Jammu and Kashmir elections, was Thursday taken into preventive custody here. ...  MORE»