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Politics

BSP chief Mayawati (Photo: PTI)

With eye on 2019, Mayawati to woo youth, ‘Sarvjan’

In another significant move, the BSP president has asked party coordinators to include maximum number of youth leaders in the organisation.

Sheila Dikshit (Photo: Sondeep Shankar)

Will always stand by Cong despite being ignored: Sheila Dikshit

A few days ago, Delhi Congress president Ajay Maken and Dikshit addressed their first joint press conference after the 2015 drubbing.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi says UPA never hid details of defence deals

Gandhi issued a notice under rule 357 of conduct of business for a discussion on the Rafale deal, but the discussion could not take place.

Gorakphur is the former seat of chief minister Yogi Adityanath and Phulpur is the former constituency of deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad.

Congress names two nominees for UP byelections

Surhita will contest from Gorakhpur and Manish Mishra from Phulpur.

Rahul Yadav

ED questions Lalu Prasad’s son-in-law in IRCTC scam

The central probe agency had earlier questioned Rabri Devi and her son Tejashwi Yadav in the case.

Crime

 The police have registered a First Information Report (FIR) based on a complaint filed by Dilip's brother.  (Representational image)

Allahabad law student thrashed with bricks, iron rods, dies

Based on the video, recorded by a passerby, the main accused has been identified, but no arrests have been made so far.

Ankit Saxena, a professional photographer, was killed on Thursday night in the area. The woman's family opposed her relationship with Ankit as the two belonged to different communities. (photo: Facebook | Ankit Saxena)

Delhi photographer murder: Amid tensions, BJP demands Rs 1 cr ex-gratia for victim’s kin

Ankit Saxena, 23-year-old, was allegedly stabbed to death by the family members of a woman with whom he was in a relationship.

The body of a 3-year-old girl was found from the site of an abandoned college building in Rajkot on Sunday. (Photo: Pixabay)

Gujarat: Body of 3-yr-old girl found in Rajkot, cops suspect rape before murder

The victim's parents are tribals from Jhabua in Madhya Pradesh and worked in Rajkot as contract laborers.

The body has been sent for postmortem. The police are investigating the matter. (Photo: Representational)

18-yr-old woman burnt to death in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao

The victim’s mother and brother have alleged that she was burnt alive by unidentified people.

All India

Abhishek Manu Singhvi had earlier refuted the allegations made against his family and described the I-T action as "harassment" being meted out to him as he belonged to an opposition political party. (Photo: PTI)

After Abhishek Singhvi’s ‘harassment’ charges, wife submits response to I-T dept

Officials said an authorised representative of Anita Singhvi submitted her response to the tax department on Friday.

Acting on inputs regarding probable movement of some armed GNLA cadre in Dobu area, counter-insurgency forces were pressed into service, a senior police officer said.  (Photo: Twitter/@mguigui7)

Meghalaya’s most wanted militant shot dead in an encounter

The encounter of Sohan D Shira, who carried a reward of Rs 10 lakh on his head, came after NCP candidate Sangma was killed in an IED attack.

Families of victims wait at the hospital in Muzaffarpur in Bihar on Saturday. (Photo: ANI)

Bihar: At least 9 dead, 20 injured as speeding Bolero runs over school children

The heart-rending incident occurred under Minapur police station area, when the school got over and the children were returning home.

odi also laid the foundation stones for a slew of projects, including a water treatment plant, a gas pipeline, an electric sub-station, a municipal market and a foot-bridge for the union territory. (Photo: ANI | Twitter)

Modi launches Rs 1000 cr development schemes for Daman, Diu

The prime minister, who inaugurated Air Odisha's flight connecting Ahmedabad with Diu under the Centre's regional connectivity scheme UDAN.

'It was venomous and if it had retaliated or if any portion of its venom had entered his bloodstream, it could have been fatal for Kushwaha,' doctor said. (Photo: AFP | Representational)

MP: Drunk man survives after biting, killing venomous snake

Villagers said that Kushwaha saw a black-coloured snake at his farm and in his drunken state bit the snake.