Rajinikanth supports ‘One India, One Election’ proposal

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Rajinikanth had earlier said his party would contest in the next assembly elections. At a time when major political parties in Tamil Nadu are opposed to the Central government’s proposal of ‘One India, One Election’, actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Sunday came out in support of it. Speakin...

Woman gang-raped and burnt alive by five in Uttar Pradesh

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In yet another shocking crime in Uttar Pradesh, a 35-year-old woman was gang-raped and burnt alive inside a temple by five men in Sambhal district on Friday. The victim, a mother of two children, had called up the police on Dial 100 minutes after she was gang-raped but her distress call was left ...

Mass suicide in Jharkhand, 6 of a family found dead in the house

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Six members of a well known business family were found dead at their residence in Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh on Sunday morning, with police suspecting it to be a case of mass suicide due to financial issues. Those found dead were identified as Mahavir Maheshwari (70), his wife Kiran Maheswari (60), s...

Ambani topples Jack Ma as Asia's richest person

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Mukesh Ambani overtook Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma to become Asia’s richest person as he positions Reliance Industries Ltd. to disrupt the e-commerce space in India. The chairman of India’s refining-to-telecoms conglomerate, Ambani was estimated to be worth $44.3 billion on Friday with Reliance...

India invites Trump to be chief guest for next year’s Republic Day parade

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NEW DELHI: United States President Donald Trump may attend the next year's Republic Day parade as Chief Guest and a formal invitation regarding the same has been sent to the White House by the Narendra Modi government, claim reports. According to a ToI report, the NDA government, which is awaitin...

My father lived and died for India, 'Sacred Games' can't change that, says Rahul...

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Breaking silence on complaints of Netflix series Sacred Games ‘insulting’ former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday he believed in freedom of expression. The Congress president wrote on Twitter that his father and former PM, Rajiv Gandhi, “lived and died...

Nawaz Sharif Returning To Pakistan, To Be Arrested On Arrival

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Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif are to be arrested at Abu Dhabi airport in United Arab Emirates (UAE) later in the day, according to reports. A special National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team will make the arrest and take them to Lahore. All fli...

Supreme Court to begin hearing pleas challenging Section 377 on Tuesday

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The legal arguments against Section 377 that will be heard by a constitution bench of the Supreme Court beginning Tuesday will quote from a range of references, including Hindu philosophy and past judgments of the Supreme Court itself. The five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak M...

SC upholds death penalty of three convicts in Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case

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NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty awarded to three convicts in the infamous Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case. Three of the four convicts - Mukesh (29), Pawan Gupta (22) and Vinay Sharma (23) - who are on death row had filed a review petition against their punishment...