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In key senses, Imran Khan's rise portends nothing: He may become prime minister, but he won't be running Pakistan. True power — elections and democratic transitions notwithstanding — continues to lie with the Generals
New Delhi, Aug 17: The medical practitioners, who handling rape victims or sensitive issues of sexual hrassment, must adhere to certain guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The guidelines issued by the MHA on July 25, states that
Gone are the days of Chinese domination in badminton as India pin hopes on PV Sindhu for a medal at the Asian Games in Jakarta. Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy too have an outside chance.
The Congress and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday took a swipe at the BJP after Amit Shah fumbled with hoisting the tricolour and it slid to the ground at the ruling party's headquarters.
New Delhi, Aug 17: As Vajpayee breathed his last today, close aides and journalists recalled his fondness for gastronomical delights particularly sweets and sea food, his favourite being a platter of prawns. Senior journalist Rasheed Kidwai remembered how while attending
The Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) on Friday conducted raids at the residence of former Social Welfare Minister Manju Verma and 10 other locations in connection with Muzaffarpur shelter home sex racket case.
Hanan, a third year BSc Chemistry student in Idukki’s Al Azhar College of Arts and Sciences in Thodupuzha, said several people had come forward to help her last month when she was trying to make a living and she would now extend help to those in need.
As the country hopes for a more gender-balanced political participation, the vitriolic hate spewed against women politicians becomes a major deterrent.
With Kerala reeling under the 'worst floods' of the century, everyone, including several IAS officers, are going out of their way to help with the relief operations.
The transport body had incurred losses amounting to Rs 89.3 lakh due to cancellation of 706 schedules in the past three days.
Bengaluru, Aug 17: As devastating floods triggered by incessant rains continue to wreak havoc in Kodagu, Karnataka chief minister Kumaraswamy announced of his travel to the flood-hit district to take stock of the unfortunate situation. The chief minister will chair
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in a letter to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan reiterated the safety of Mullaperiyar dam and said that the water level is maintained at 142 feet as per the Supreme Court order.
JNU student leader Umar Khalid on Thursday tweeted out a photo of a man who allegedly tried to kill him in New Delhi. The tweet comes after Naveen Dalal and Darvesh Shahpur uploaded a viral video claiming responsibility for the attack,
The Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha has now set up the first Hindu court on the lines of Sharia system by All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), as the country celebrated the Independence Day on Wednesday.
ICICI Bank on Friday announced that it will contribute Rs 10 crore to aid Kerala where over 300 people have died because of the floods.
The famed tourist destination in Munnar though continued to be in a bad shape.
Kochi, Aug 16: The flood situation in Kerala continues to be grim. The death toll has risen to 75 even as the Met department sounded a red alert for all 14 districts. The government and NGOs are doing everything they