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Man kills mother, walks into police station with 'severed' head

Pudukottai (TN), Mar 18: A 30-year-old man sent the personnel of a police station in the district into a tizzy when he walked in with the “severed head” of his mother after allegedly killing her today, police said. They said Anand was having frequent quarrels with his mother Rani, a widow, over a property dispute. […]

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4 more airports to get CISF security cover soon

New Delhi, Mar 18 : At least four more airports in the country, including those in Shirdi in Maharashtra and Jamnagar in Gujarat, are expected to be brought under the armed security cover of paramilitary force CISF soon. The other two aerodromes are in Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh and Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh. According to […]

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Sonia targets Modi, accuses him of making hollow promises

Sonia targets Modi, accuses him of making hollow promises

New Delhi, Mar 17: Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi today launched an all-out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that his pre-poll promises of combating corruption and ensuring inclusive development were “only dramebazi’ and a trick to grab power. Gandhi, in her address at the 84th Congress Plenary Session, gave a clarion call to […]

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Congress urges EC to revert to paper ballots

New Delhi, Mar 17 : The Congress today urged that the Election Commission (EC) revert to the old practice of paper ballots in future elections instead of electronic voting machines (EVMs). This is necessary as there are misgivings on “misuse” of EVMs to “manipulate the outcome contrary to popular verdict”, the party said here during […]

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UP bypoll results won't happen again: Rajnath

  New Delhi, Mar 17:Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said that the BJP had taken lessons from its defeat in Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypolls and would work to ensure that such a result is not repeated. “Ho gaya, aage nahin hoga. Humein pata chala ki aisa bhi ho sakta hain (It has happened, it […]

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Four Taliban facilitators arrested for Lahore suicide bombing

Lahore, Mar 17:Police in Pakistan today arrested four suspected militants who allegedly facilitated a suicide attack on a police check-post near the residence of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in Lahore. The death toll in the attack by a teenaged Taliban suicide bomber on March 14 today rose to 11 as another victim succumbed to […]

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Yogi’s minister Swami Prasad Maurya’s son-in-law joins SP

New Delhi, Mar 17: The ruling Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has suffered yet another blow after its embarrassing defeat in the recently held bypolls as state cabinet minister Swami Prasad Maurya’s son-in-law Naval Kishore joined the Samajwadi Party on Saturday. Kishore joined SP in the presence of party chief Akhilesh Yadav and […]

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Beant Singh assassination case: Jagtar Singh Tara gets life imprisonment

New Delhi, Mar 17: A day after pronouncing Jagtar Singh Tara guilty in the case of assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, the district court of Chandigarh on Saturday sentenced him to life imprisonment. “The Court has passed the order for life imprisonment for him,” Tara’s lawyer said. Chief Secretary of Shiromani Gurdwara […]

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Rajapaksa-backed Joint Opposition moves no confidence motion against PM

Colombo, Mar 17 : Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa-backed Joint Opposition has moved a no confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who was recently replaced as law and order minister after clashes erupted in the central Kandy district. Joint Opposition (JO) parliamentarian Ranjith Soysa said the motion of no confidence against the 68-year-old […]

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Country is 'fatigued' under Modi govt, looking for way out: Rahul

New Delhi, Mar 17 :The country is in a way “fatigued” under the Narendra Modi dispensation and is looking for a way out, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said and asserted that his party alone can show the path forward. In his brief inaugural address at the 84th Congress Plenary Session, he launched a scathing […]