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Intense cold claims four lives in North

Intense cold coupled with dense fog played havoc in north India Monday, claiming at least four lives, affecting road and rail traffic, and virtually paralysing flight operations in Delhi, where the me

Very easy to send someone to jail: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Apparently pained by the imprisonment of her close associate transport minister Madan Mitra and the growing clamour of the Opposition parties for the arrest of her party leaders for their alleged invo

Nod to Kunal Ghosh interrogation by CBI

The city sessions court has granted suspended TMC Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh’s plea to be interrogated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) after he told the court that he wanted to reveal som

Saradha scam: Left seeks coordinated probe

All-India Forward Bloc members during a protest against the Trinamul Congress government over the Saradha chit fund scam— PTI

4-member team meets PM, demands action against anyone involved

Maoists hit forest offices, restaurants

The vehicle set ablaze by alleged Maoists at Attappadi in Palakkad, Kerala, on Sunday night. — ASIAN AGE

Suspected Maoists struck again in Kerala attacking a forest office at Attappady and the outlets of KFC and McDonald at Chandranagar in Palakkad early on Monday.

‘1 of 3 Maharashtra youth held while fleeing’

Intelligence agencies have told the government that one of the three Indian youth, who had gone to Iraq to join the ISIS, has been detained by the outfit after he was trying to flee.

Conversions row: Top BJP, RSS leaders meet

In the backdrop of the Sangh Parivar and the Narendra Modi government under fire over religious conversions, that united the Opposition in Parliament and stalled some major bills, the RSS and BJP top

Bureaucrats must push good governance on Christmas holiday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants at least some bureaucrats to work on Christmas Day to observe “Good Governance Day”, and for this the PMO has sent out a wishlist to ministries and departments.

IAF critically short, has 25 fighter units: House report

In a shocking revelation, the parliamentary standing committee on defence has set the cat among the pigeons by pointing out that the Indian Air Force is down to just 25 fighter squadrons from a sancti

Four chargesheets on 3 former chief medical officers likely

The CBI, probing the multi-crore National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam in Uttar Pradesh, is likely to file four fresh chargesheets against three former chief medical officers and two former legisl

Earlier this month, energy minister Piyush Goyal announced that the proposed amendments to the Electricity Act, 2003, will allow consumers to exercise their choice to select the electricity supplier.

This may be Narendra Modi’s government, but India may be on its way to becoming Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s republic. The signs point that way.