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Oxford graduate lives on roadside in Delhi

He is an Oxford graduate who shifted to India on the insistence of his brother in the Sixties - 60s.

All 5 accused in Mecca Masjid blast acquitted, judge resigns after judgement

 A decade after a bomb blast killed nine worshippers at the historic Mecca Masjid here, a NIA court on Monday acquitted all five Hindu activists accused. Within hours, the judge who ordered the acquittals resigned, citing "personal reasons".

Justice will be done to Kathua, Unnao victims: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra-Modi on Friday broke his silence over the rape and murder of a minor in Jammu and Kashmir and the rape of a teenager in Uttar Pradesh, saying justice will be done to the victims and no culprit will be allowed to escape.

Bharat Bandh: Over a dozen injured in Bihar clash

Over a dozen of people were injured on Tuesday in a violent clash in Bihar during the "Bharat Bandh" called by various groups to protest against reservation policies, police said.

Severe weather forecast April 7-11: IMD

The  IMD has warned of severe weather conditions for five days starting Saturday. Heavy rains in Meghalaya and thunderstorms with squall and hail are forecast in Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha, Bihar, Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura.

Commonwealth Games: Ragala Venkat Rahul wins gold in men’s 85kg weightlifting

 Venkat Rahul Ragala extended India's medal-hunting run in the weightlifting competitions as he clinched the gold medal in the men's 85kg category at the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday

PM announces ex-gratia to the kin of those killed in Iraq

PM announces ex-gratia to the kin of those killed in Iraq . Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 10 lakh each to the next of the kin of 39 Indians who were killed in Iraq, official sources said.

41 newly elected Rajya Sabha members take oath

As many as 41 newly-elected members, including several Union Ministers among the 18 who have been re-elected, to the Rajya Sabha took oath on Tuesday, the first day of their six-year term.

Salman Khan blackbuck case: Jodhpur court to announce verdict next week

Jodhpur court to announce verdict next week. A Jodhpur court will announce the verdict in the Salman Khan blackbuck case on April 5.

The many ups-and-downs of the India-Pakistan relationship in cricket

The diverse cricketing ties that bind India and Pakistan rest on intense rivalry and bonhomie, perceived grudges and the warmth of nostalgia. 

Modi pays tribute to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has paid tributes to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on the day of their martyrdom.

Anna begins indefinite fast for Lokpal

Nearly seven years after Anna Hazare went on a hunger strike demanding the setting up of a Lokpal  to probe corruption cases, the social activist on Friday once again sat on an indefinite hunger strike at Ramlila Maidan here pressing for the demand.

Has Shimla agreement with Pakistan backfired?

The Shimla Agreement of 1972 was expected to be a milestone in India-Pakistan relations, for not only did it rend Pakistan asunder, but India also held 93,000 prisoners of war (POWs) who could constitute a major bargaining chip with Pakistan.

JNU professor arrested for sexual misconduct

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Professor Atul Johri was arrested on Tuesday over allegations of sexual misconduct, a police officer said.

39 Indian hostages held by ISIS in Iraq have been killed: Sushma Swaraj

The 39 Indian citizens kidnapped in 2014 by ISIS in Iraq were killed, confirmed external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj today.

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