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Assembly elections: BJP leads in Maharas New Delhi, Oct 19 (IBNS): As the counting for the Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections commenced on Sunday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in both the states. 19-Oct-2014
Ready to hold elections on time in J&K: Srinagar, Oct 18 (IBNS): With the tenure of the Jammu and Kashmir government-led by state Chief Minister Omar Abdullah ending this year, the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday said that administration is fully prepared to conduct elections in the State. 18-Oct-2014
Rezzak Mollah forms his new political pa Kolkata, Oct 18 (IBNS): Expelled Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Abdur Rezzak Mollah has launched his new political party, Bharatiya Naybichar Party (BNP) on Saturday through a programme at Moulali Yuva Kendra Auditorium. 18-Oct-2014
JU: VC forms new committee to control mo Kolkata, Oct 18 (IBNS): The vice-chancellor of Jadavpur University, Abhijit Chakraborty on Saturday formed a new committee. 18-Oct-2014
NDFB militant killed, two injured in Ass Guwahati, Oct 18 (IBNS) : A hardcore militant of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Sangbijit faction) was killed and two others were injured in a gun battle with security forces in Assam’s Sonitpur district along Arunachal Pradesh border on Saturday, police said. 18-Oct-2014
Omar govt's tenure to end by this year Srinagar, Sept 18 (IBNS) The tenure of the Jammu and Kashmir government-led by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will end this year. 18-Oct-2014
Jaya reaches Chennai to grand welcome af Bengaluru/Chennai, Oct 18 (IBNS): Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa arrived in Chennai amid a grand welcome by her party cadres on Saturday evening after spending 21 days in a Bangalore prison following her conviction in the disproportionate assets case. 18-Oct-2014
PM appreciates Nita Ambani for taking up New Delhi, Oct 18 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appreciated Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita Ambani for participating in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (clean India mission) that was launched by him on Gandhi Jayanti. 18-Oct-2014
Bangladesh youth delegation calls on Pre New Delhi, Oct 18 (IBNS): A youth delegation from Bangladesh called on President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Saturday. 18-Oct-2014
Jayalalithaa walks out of prison, flies Bengaluru/Chennai, Oct 18 (IBNS): Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Saturday walked out of prison and headed for home after Supreme Court granted her interim bail in disproportionate assets case, media reported. 18-Oct-2014
Modi calls former Afghan President Hamid New Delhi, Oct 18 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday spoke to Former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai. Prime Minister congratulated Hamid Karzai for his leadership in ensuring a historic and peaceful political transition and formation of a National Unity Government in Afghanistan. 18-Oct-2014
Sena blinks, hints alliance with BJP aft Mumbai, Oct 18 (IBNS): A day before the Maharashtra Assembly election results will be declared, Shiv Sena has shown "White Flag" to its estranged ally BJP, and even hinted at post-poll alliance, courtesy exit poll results which tilted in favour of the latter. 18-Oct-2014
Government will not tolerate hate crimes Gurgaon, Oct 18 (IBNS): Following the aftermath of assault on two Naga youths in Gurgaon, Union Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju, on Saturday said that India is a democratic nation and that the Government will "never tolerate hate crime or anything that damages national integrity or unity". 18-Oct-2014
CEC to submit report on illegal mining i New Delhi, Oct 18 (IBNS): A report by a Central Empowered Committee (CEC) set up by the Supreme Court found that 187 iron ore and manganese mines in Odisha were guilty of a host of violations, media reports said. 18-Oct-2014
Jayalalithaa to walk out of Bangalore ja Bangalore, Oct 18 (IBNS): A day after the Supreme Court (SC) granted her bail, former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa is likely to walk out of the Bangalore central jailon Saturday, media reports said. 18-Oct-2014
Pakistani troops target Indian posts in Srinagar, Oct 18 (IBNS): Pakistani troops fired at Indian posts on Friday night along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, reports said. 18-Oct-2014
EC to conduct feasibility tests for poll New Delhi, Oct 18 (IBNS): A team of Election Commission (EC) officials is likely to visit flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday to review the situation whether Assembly polls can be conducted in the state on time. 18-Oct-2014
Black money: Cong slams Centre, demands New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS) The Congress on Thursday slammed the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the Centre told the Supreme Court that it will not be able to disclose the details of foreign accounts held by Indians that are governed by bilateral double taxation avoidance treaties. 18-Oct-2014
JU: VC joins, protest continues Kolkata, Oct 17 (IBNS): Amid protests by students, Jadavpur University vice-chancellor Abhijit Chakraborty visited the institution on Friday. 18-Oct-2014
Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi appointed as Vice Srinagar, Oct 17 (IBNS): Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra, who is also the Chancellor of the University of Kashmir, has appointed Dr. Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi as the Vice Chancellor of the university for a period of three years. 17-Oct-2014
No need to have bitterness: Sena New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS) As Maharashtra awaits the result of the Assembly polls held in the state, the Shiv Sena on Friday indicated at a possible reconciliation with its former alliance partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). 17-Oct-2014
We have no problem with NIA probe: Mamat Kolkata, Oct 17 (IBNS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said her government has no problem with the National Investigation Agency (NIA) investigating the Burdwan blast case 17-Oct-2014
Will not be able to reveal black money d New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS) In a significant development, the Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that it will not be able to disclose the details of foreign accounts held by Indians that are governed by bilateral double taxation avoidance treaties. 17-Oct-2014
Delhi: Mizoram girl found dead in flat New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): A 24-year-old woman from Mizoram, who worked in a call centre in the national capital, was found dead in a Munirka apartment on Friday. 17-Oct-2014
Amma gets bail, Tamil Nadu gets early "D New Delhi/Chennai, Oct 17 (IBNS): The festival of Diwali arrived a week earlier for the residents of Tamil Nadu as they started celebrating on Friday on news came pouring in that their beloved “Amma” is freed from jail and she will be coming home soon. 17-Oct-2014
3 students killed, two injured in Assam Guwahati, Oct 17 (IBNS) : At least three college students were killed and two others were seriously injured in a road mishap in Assam's Bongaigaon district on Thursday night, police said on Friday. 17-Oct-2014
Leander Paes accuses cricketer Atul Shar Mumbai, Oct 17 (IBNS): Ace tennis player Leander Paes has lodged a complaint against cricketer Atul Sharma with the Bandra Kurla Complex police station. 17-Oct-2014
Threats visible, enemy invisible: Modi New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday stressed on the importance of domination of cyber-space by saying that the country is facing security challenges where the threat is visible, but the enemy is invisible. 17-Oct-2014
Inter-linking of rivers can be achieved New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti on Friday said that Inter-linking of rivers is the dream project of NDA government and that the project can be completed within 10 years. 17-Oct-2014
President congratulates ISRO on the succ New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) on the successful launch of PSLV-C26, carrying IRNSS-1C. 17-Oct-2014
SAARC nations finalized framework agreem New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): In a significant achievement, the Energy Ministers of the SAARC nations have finalized the framework agreement for energy cooperation on Friday. This agreement has been pending since 2010 and is a crucial step towards developing a SAARC Market for Electricity (SAME) on a regional basis. 17-Oct-2014
Bollywood lyricist's son and daughter-in New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): A family suicide in Mathura opened a canister of corruption prevalent in one if the top institutions under central government, media reported on Friday. 17-Oct-2014
Trains rescheduled, short terminated for Kolkata, Oct 17 (IBNS) In view of severe cyclone “HUDHUD”, the several trains from Kolkata-Rourkela have been rescheduled/ short terminated and short originated due to late running of link train. 17-Oct-2014
Modi reviews border safety with military New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday took stock of the country's defence preparedness while interacting with the country's top military commanders and stressed on border safety and modernisation of armed forces. 17-Oct-2014
Amit Shah attends RSS meeting in Lucknow Lucknow, Oct 17 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) president Amit Shah attended a three-day meeting of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) on Friday. 17-Oct-2014
Supreme Court grants bail to Jayalalitha New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was on Friday granted bail by Supreme Court. 17-Oct-2014
India test-fires nuclear-capable cruise Balasore (Odisha), Oct 17 (IBNS): India test-fired its potent nuclear-capable cruise missile 'Nirbhay' (which means fearless) on Friday giving the nation its capability to strike deep into the enemy territory, media reports said. 17-Oct-2014
AIADMK unlikely to celebrate 43rd birthd New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): The AIADMK will to celebrate its 43rd birthday on Friday unless its chief J Jayalalithaa, 66, gets bail, media reports said. 17-Oct-2014
PM Modi to interact with top commanders New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the country's top military commanders for the first time on Friday outline his strategic vision, reports said. 17-Oct-2014
Woman found dead in south Delhi residenc New Delhi, Oct 17 (IBNS): A 24-year-old woman from Mizoram was mysteriously found dead at her residence in Munirka in south Delhi on Thursday night, police said. 17-Oct-2014
Assam 'witch' attack : National level at Guwahati, Oct 16 (IBNS): A national level athlete was assaulted by a group of people, branded as a 'witch' of her own village, in Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Wednesday evening, police said on Thursday. 17-Oct-2014
Prakash Karat welcomes handing over Burd Kolkata, Oct 16 (IBNS): Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday welcomed the Centre's decision to handover the Burdwan blast investigation to the National Investigation Agency (NIA). 17-Oct-2014
JU: Students remember one-month of polic Kolkata, Oct 16 (IBNS): The protesting students of Jadavpur University marked the one-month of the police crackdown on them by hosting a torch rally and participating in a 24-hour token hunger strike on Thursday. 16-Oct-2014
Pranab condoles loss of lives in AP, Od New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday condoled the loss of lives and damage to property caused by the cyclone Hudhud in various districts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha. 16-Oct-2014
2 northeast men beaten up in Gurgaon New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS) A gang of locals allegedly beat up two men from Nagaland in Gurgaon, police said on Thursday. 16-Oct-2014
Investigators recover IEDs from a house Burdwan, Oct 16 (IBNS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) oin Thursday recovered a sack full of IED's while conducting searches at a residence in West Bengal's Burdwan district. 16-Oct-2014
Cop assaulted in Delhi New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS) A group of men attacked a Delhi Police ACP close to the Lodhi Crematorium in south Delhi on Thursday, media reports said. 16-Oct-2014
Arvind Subramanian appointed as India's New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS) US-based economist Arvind Subramanian has been appointed as India's Chief Economic Adviser for a period of 3 years. 16-Oct-2014
Skilled labour backbone of developed nat New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS): Making an overhaul to the country's archaic labour laws, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday unveiled long-awaited labour reforms, with the motto to simplify employment rules thereby creating conducive environment for business in India, as well as pitching transperancy in governance by abolishing government "red-tapism". 16-Oct-2014
Terror threat looms large on India, says New Delhi, Oct 16 (IBNS): LeT, ISIS, Al-Qaeda and IM – these terrorist groups may join hands to attack India in the near future. The scary revelations were made by the elite National Security Guard (NSG) chief on Thusday. 16-Oct-2014
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