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Yogi brings in 23 new ministers, eyes by-polls, 2022 polls

LUCKNOW: In what can be termed as a near-total revamp of the Yogi Adityanath-led government in Uttar Pradesh, 23 new ministers were sworn in on Wednesday at the Raj Bhawan by Governor Anandiben Patel.

Bihar killings: Slain policeman's family demands CBI probe

PATNA:  A day after a sub-inspector and a constable of the Bihar Police were killed and a constable seriously injured by criminals during an encounter in Saran district, the slain sub-inspector's family has demanded a CBI probe into the incident.

Soldier killed in Pak firing in Poonch

SRINAGR: An Indian soldier was killed on Tuesday after Pakistan again resorted to unprovoked shelling on Indian posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, triggering a fierce response from the Indian side.

Ghats inundated, Varanasi lanes turn into cremation grounds

VARANASI:  As the waters of the Ganga river in Varanasi inundated the ghats, cremation of dead bodies is now being done in the lanes of the holy city.

Ex-Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra passes away

NEW DELHI:  Former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra died on Monday following cardiac arrest, his family said. He was 82.

Assembly battle soon but Delhi Congress headless

NEW DELHI: Even after close to a month since Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit passed away, the grand old party is struggling to find a replacement in the national capital where Assembly elections will be held in about six months.

Jaitley in critical state, several leaders visit AIIMS

NEW DELHI: Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been put on life support at the AIIMS hospital here, is in a critical condition, hospital sources said on Saturday.

'No First Use' nuclear policy depends on future: Rajnath

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh declared on Friday that India's commitment so far to a 'No First Use' in nuclear policy will depend on circumstances in the future.

Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and numerous other Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Friday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary.

Mamata recalls Vajpayee's vision on his death anniversary

KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday paid tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary and remembered his humanitarian philosophy.

Chandigarh judicial courts complex adjudged best in the country, Delhi at second place

CHANDIGARH:  Of all the states and union territories (UTs) in the country, only the district courts in Chandigarh and Delhi fulfill the infrastructure guidelines set by the National Court Management Systems (NCMS) Committee in 2012, according to a new report by the Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, a think-tank.

Mamta takes dig at Khattar, says comments on Kashmiri women are hurtful for entire nation

KOLKATA: Apparently targeting Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's comment about Kashmiri girls, his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Saturday dubbed it "insensitive" and "hurtful" for the entire nation.

After backlash, Haryana CM says 'daughters are our pride'

CHANDIGARH: Following sharp criticism from Rahul Gandhi and several women's organisations to comments by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Kashmiri women, the Chief Minister clarified saying "daughters are our pride".

Haryana CM, BJP leaders reprimanded by Akal Takht Jathedar for obnoxious remarks against Kashmiri women

CHANDIGARH: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar has courted controversy by making atrocious comments on the Kashmiri girls that is below the dignity of a man occupying high post of Chief Minister of a state. Prior to him a BJP MLA from Uttar Pradesh had made similar comments and received a flak from people across the nation.

Khattar's remarks on Kashmiri women despicable: Rahul

NEW DELHI: Outgoing Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday described Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's remarks on Kashmiri women as "despicable", saying that it reflected what years of RSS training does to the mind of an insecure man.

Tourism Ministry to woo foreigners with foreign language sign boards, slashed visa fees

NEW DELHI: Eyeing 20 million foreign tourists by 2020, the Union Tourism Ministry is out to actively woo foreign footfalls at major tourist destinations -- with new foreign language signage, plans to shorten the e-visa application form and slash the visa fees.

Modi outlines vision for prosperous J&K, Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday outlined his vision for a new, developed and prosperous Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh even as he hit out at "a handful" of people and separatists for attempting to play into Pakistan's hands to spoil the situation in the wake of the revocation of Article 370 granting special status to J&K.

Lalu's daughter-in-law appears before court for first time

PATNA: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai appeared before a Patna family court on Thursday in connection with the hearing in the divorce case filed by her husband Tej Pratap Yadav.

Political leaders, public gather to bid farewell to Sushma

NEW DELHI: Heavy security was in place at the Dayanand crematorium on Lodhi Road on Wednesday evening as top leaders including Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached for the last rites of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, but apart from the VIPs, common people had also come to pay their final respects.

KCGC to Organize International Kirtan Darbar on Nov 2, to open Two Colleges and a School

AMRITSAR: Khalsa College Governing Council will organize an international level Kirtan Darbar at historic Khalsa College campus on November 2 to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The Council will also open two colleges, one each in Amritsar and Jalandhar and another school in Jalandhar to mark the sacred occasion.


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