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Nitish Kumar skips event with Lalu Yadav over rift rumour

JD(U) President Sharad Yadav and RJD chief Lalu Prasad being garlanded by supporters during Nishad Sankalp Maha rally(Photo:PTI)

Confusion deepened on Saturday when Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar chose to stay away from a rally in Patna which was attended by RJD chief Lalu Yadav.

Government gives Himmat to over 7,000 women

The “Himmat” app launched by the Narendra Modi government to help women send SOS alerts to the police and friends is fast becoming a trend among women in the NCR region, according to the Union home mi

Cops solve murder mystery of PIO hotelier

The Punjab police on Saturday claimed to have solved the mystery shrouding the murder of a UK-based NRI and native of Jalandhar, Ranjit Singh Power.

Jammu and Kashmir police may not use pellet guns during stirs

The Jammu and Kashmir police is likely to renounce the use of pellet guns while coping with violent street protests.

Rail first, AC fares to go up June 1

Fares for first class and AC classes in passenger trains besides freight charges will go up by 0.5 per cent from June 1 as new service tax will come into effect.

Delayed monsoon to miss forecast date

The onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala has been delayed from the date forecast by the Met department due to its “sluggish” pace.

BJP, Congress in race for dalit votes

The Union Cabinet on Saturday decided to observe in a big way the 125th birth anniversary of the architect of the Indian Constitution and dalit icon B.R.

Government gets flak for land ordinance

In a major move, the Modi government on Saturday decided to re-promulgate the controversial land ordinance, saying it is necessary for maintaining continuity and providing a framework to compensate pe

Cases on Nestle, Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and Preity Zinta over Maggi

A case was lodged on Saturday against Nestle India in a local court here over safety standards of its Maggi product, while actors Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and Preity Zinta have also been separa

On May 31, President Pranab Mukherjee begins a three-day visit to Sweden. This is important for several reasons.

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.