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'Not encroaching on TRS govt's powers'
PTI
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today dispelled apprehensions that the central government was trying to encroach upon the powers of Telangana government in matters of law and order, saying it was only implementing the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act. Meeting a delegation of MPs of Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), Singh asserted that the Centre would not do anything that would hurt the federal...
Peaceful but low polling in Bihar bypoll   
Patna: Polling in the crucial bypolls for 10 Assembly seats in Bihar was peaceful today, but marked by low turnout, with average of 11.9 per cent voter turnout by 10am, state Election Commission (EC) said. Of the 10 seats, Parbatta constituency in Khagaria district recorded the highest turnout of 14 per cent while it was the lowest in Bhagalpur with just 8 per cent polling. The EC arranged for...
'Manipur govt prepared to protect Sharmila'   
Imphal: Manipur Home Minister Gaikhangam today said the government was all prepared to protect and look after the health of social activist Irom Chanu Sharmila but did not comment on the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers (Assam and Manipur) Act 1958 from the state. Gaikhangam said the demand of Sharmila, who has been on fast for the past 14 years demanding withdrawal of...
Chavan to skip Modi's function in Nagpur   
Mumbai: Taking an aggressive stand on the incidents of heckling at functions attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Congress-ruled states, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said he would not attend today's function in Nagpur. Modi will perform bhumi-pujan of a Metro project in Nagpur, Maharashtra's second capital, today. At a function in Solapur on Saturday, where the...
Kerala to close down 700 bars, Sundays to be dry   
The ruling Congress-led UDF in Kerala has decided to shut down over 700 liquor bars attached to hotels below the five-star categories besides make Sundays "dry days." The decision, taken in a meeting of the UDF leadership presided by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, also marked the resolution of the long-drawn feud in the state unit of the Congress and the coalition over the question of...
Household survey—hit or miss?   20 August, 2014
Judge suspended for "offensively staring" at female staff   20 August, 2014
Una: NHRC issues notice on alarming sex ratio   20 August, 2014
State of play   16 August, 2014
Bitter harvest   16 August, 2014
Trash course   18 August, 2014
Jaya set to be re-elected as AIADMK GS   19 August, 2014
Court orders release of Irom Sharmila   19 August, 2014
Teary-eyed Sharmila walks free, vows to carry on her fast   20 August, 2014
Massive household survey begins   19 August, 2014
Govt creates separate Manipur, Tripura cadres for IAS, IPS   19 August, 2014
Lalu should not forget that he is out on bail: Paswan   19 August, 2014
Centre-Telangana face-off likely on household survey   19 August, 2014
Bad business   16 August, 2014
Manjhi defends tie up with Lalu   19 August, 2014
"Lotuses will bloom in Assembly," says BJP chief   18 August, 2014
War of words intensifies between Lalu, Paswan   18 August, 2014
Farmers oppose land acquisition for Army's firing range   18 August, 2014
'Talks cannot resolve Kashmir issue'   18 August, 2014
Mamata hopeful about Singapore talks   18 August, 2014
At least 28 dead in UP floods   18 August, 2014
Anybody can have a girlfriend: Manjhi   16 August, 2014
BJP MLA produced fake certificate to contest polls: AAP   14 August, 2014
People don't support demand for Vidarbha state: Sena   14 August, 2014
Dope test made mandatory for recruitment in Punjab   14 August, 2014
RJD MLA threatens self-immolation   13 August, 2014
An 'old age home' for bovines   13 August, 2014
AP panel on locating new capital to visit foreign cities   13 August, 2014
HC criticises govt attitude in Plus Two case   13 August, 2014
Won't allow SRS to work in Goa: Parrikar   12 August, 2014
Transferred family inheritance to Ujjwala, Rohit: Tiwari   13 August, 2014
Jaya thanks Modi for Thambi Durai's election   13 August, 2014
Goa govt to introduce 'secular yoga'   13 August, 2014
RTI is not for cowards   09 August, 2014
Chhattisgarh: Officials hopeful of high voter turnout   18 November, 2013
TN to bring sex offenders under Goondas Act   11 August, 2014
Direction on Ghat report sparks protest   15 November, 2013
Missed signals   09 August, 2014
Cong rallies behind Sonia, Rahul   12 August, 2014
Cops ask a club not to employ waitresses   12 August, 2014
Tamed tiger   09 August, 2014
Cong govt dividing children on caste lines: BJP   14 November, 2013
HC asks govt to pay compensation to victims of bomb blasts   12 August, 2014
45 dead, more than 300,000 villagers marooned   12 August, 2014
UP govt employees strike enters 2nd day   13 November, 2013
Sikkim gets highest number of foreign tourists   11 August, 2014
A big phat family   13 November, 2013
Nitish tapping BJP leaders' phones: Sushil Modi   19 November, 2013
Congress targets AAP's probity plank   19 November, 2013
Shiv Sena for Bharat Ratna to Savarkar   11 August, 2014
Maya Kodnani gets bail   12 November, 2013
Terrorism is Cong's gift to Punjab: Badal   14 November, 2013
DMK seeks unconditional apology from Katju   11 August, 2014
Delhi is in the ICU   12 November, 2013
Security lapse behind blast: Gogoi   29 July, 2013
Snooping scandal reaches Supreme Court   19 November, 2013
UPA endorses creation of Telangana   30 July, 2013
Vilasrao Deshmukh led Maha in crises: Chavan   11 August, 2014
Matter of faith   12 November, 2013
CWC meet on Telangana tomorrow   29 July, 2013
Fight for free   12 November, 2013
'Poll pledges will be kept'   01 March, 2013
Mamata alleges Modi govt conspiracy over NREGA   09 August, 2014
Hug fest   28 November, 2011
Demand for Vidarbha gains momentum   30 July, 2013
Gadgil report not mandatory for clearance   12 November, 2013
Pandey appears before CBI court on a stretcher   30 July, 2013
Solar scientist who flayed govt inaction attacked   04 September, 2013
Pandemonium in Bihar Assembly   29 July, 2013
Ishrat case: Pandey in hospital   29 July, 2013
Locals opposed to Jaitapur project: Uddhav   02 September, 2013
Ker needs spl law for fraud cases: HC   29 July, 2013
Punjab accords top priority to climate change   02 September, 2013
State dept exposes 7-yr-old rape victim   29 July, 2013
SC to hear mining case from Sept 17   02 September, 2013
Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea   02 September, 2013
More paramilitary men rushed to AP   29 July, 2013
Bangalored!    04 November, 2011
Stunt biker killed in police firing   28 July, 2013
Power failure   24 August, 2013
Solar scam: Kerala CM rejects TV report   27 July, 2013
Endless simmer   24 August, 2013
Addl CJM's plea to relieve him   27 August, 2013
BJP seeks greater protection for Sangh leaders   27 July, 2013
2 bodies found, search intensified for 15 others   07 May, 2014
Malayalam proficiency: Protest in Kerala   26 August, 2013
TDP accuses Jagan of violating poll code   03 May, 2014
I am not 100% honest: K'taka CM   29 August, 2013
Prisoners to turn 'chenda' artists   02 May, 2014
EC asks Guj admn to file FIR against Modi   30 April, 2014
K'taka polls: Cong wins two LS seats   24 August, 2013
Modi's wife, mother exercise their franchise   30 April, 2014
Seventh phase voting begins   30 April, 2014
Digvijaya says in relationship with a scribe   30 April, 2014
Not unhappy with Cong leadership: N D Tiwari   30 April, 2014
Goa govt initiates steps to counter shortage of nurses   02 May, 2014
'Blast aimed at creating panic in Modi's campaign'   03 May, 2014
Not declaring Rahul as PM nominee right strategy: Cong   30 April, 2014
HC rejects Adarsh Society's plea opposing title suit   02 May, 2014
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