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Bihar: Three arrested for attacking newspaper employee  May 29, 5:16 pm
Patna (Bihar), May 29 (ANI): The Patna Police on Sunday arrested three persons with weapons in connection with the attack on the distribution manager of a news publication 'The Telegraph' that took place late on Friday night.
Moradabad: IG 'detains' children for playing cricket  May 29, 10:57 am
Moradabad (U.P), May 29 (ANI): In a bizarre incident, a Moradabad Inspector General (IG) detained bunch of minor children for playing cricket in the Police Training School (PIS) ground on Friday.
Karnataka: JDS gram panchayat president arrested over molestation charges  May 28, 12:00 pm
Mandya (Karnataka), May 28 (ANI): A Janata Dal (Secular) gram panchayat president was arrested on Friday for molesting a woman in Karnataka's Mandya District.
Modi govt made me work harder: Jaitley  May 27, 11:26 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Overwhelmed by the progress the nation is making under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led-NDA government, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said he is in politics for a long time, but the kind of hard work he has been doing for the past two years has never done before.
Farooq Abdullah disrespecting National Anthem is 'breach of propriety': Swamy  May 27, 11:11 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): With National Conference (NC) patron Farooq Abdullah caught on camera talking on mobile phone while the national anthem was being played after the swearing-in ceremony of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday termed the act as "breach of propriety" and sought apology from the leader.
Hales, Root combine to put England in command in second Test  May 27, 10:57 pm
Durham, May. 27 (ANI): Opener Alex Hales and Joe Root scored half centuries each to put England in a commanding position against Sri Lanka at stumps on the opening day of the second Test here at the Riverside Ground on Friday.
School children take out a rally against drug abuse  May 27, 10:36 pm
Amritsar, May 27 (ANI): Holding placards bearing messages against drug abuse, hundreds of school children, along with members of judiciary, police and administration, took out a rally against the menace on Friday.
Empowerment of poor most important work done by Modi Govt: Parrikar  May 27, 9:52 pm
Chennai, May 27 (ANI): Listing two years' achievements of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government at the Centre, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said the most important work that the Narendra Modi government had done was empowerment of poor by various mechanisms, which were never thought of earlier.
Nigerian student assault: Telangana CM assures Sushma of stringent action  May 27, 9:41 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said she had spoken to Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao regarding the attack on a Nigerian student in Hyderabad, who in turn assured her that immediate and stringent action would be taken against the culprits.
Shah pats NDA's back for corruption-free, balanced governance  May 27, 9:15 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Presenting the report card on two years of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Friday said the National Democratic Alliance government has provided a corruption-free governance during the period and maintained a balance between economic reforms and welfare of the people.
Trial run conducted for Spain-built Talgo train  May 27, 8:54 pm
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (ANI): The first trial run of Spanish-built Talgo train was held on Friday on the Bareilly-Moradabad rail route in Uttar Pradesh.
Navy Molestation case: Will come down heavily if charges proved, says Parrikar  May 27, 8:43 pm
Chennai, May 27 (ANI): Fielding a volley of questions over the molestation charges levelled on a senior Navy doctor, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said the government would come down "very heavily" if the charges were proved.
BJD declares names of its candidate for Rajya Sabha elections  May 27, 8:37 pm
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), May 27 (ANI): The Biju Janata Dal on Friday declared the names of its candidate for the Rajya Sabha elections scheduled to be held next month.
Murray through to French Open pre-quarters after comfortable victory  May 27, 7:47 pm
Paris, May 27 (ANI): World number two Andy Murray produced a rich vein of form as he swatted aside Croatia's Ivo Karlovic in straight sets to sail into the fourth round of the French Open here at Roland Garros on Friday.
CBI arrests Under Secretary NCERT for accepting bribe  May 27, 7:04 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested Under Secretary of the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) Hari Ram for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 15, 000 from the complainant.
Politicos demand Farooq Abdullah's apology for disrespecting national anthem  May 27, 7:00 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah on Friday drew flak from all quarters for talking on his mobile phone while the national anthem was being played at the swearing-in ceremony of Mamata Banerjee as the West Bengal' Chief Minister.
Haryana DGP justifies shocking 'right to kill' remark  May 27, 7:00 pm
Haryana, May 27 (ANI): Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) K.P. Singh on Friday justified his controversial statement that common man has the right to kill criminals, saying under Sections 100 and 103 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) any person while protecting himself or his family holds the rights to even kill the miscreant.
Farooq Abdullah caught on camera 'talking on phone' during national anthem  May 27, 6:42 pm
Kolkata, May 27 (ANI): In what may trigger a fresh controversy, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah was on Friday caught on camera talking on phone during the national anthem at Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee's swearing-in ceremony as the West Bengal Chief Minister.
Delhi HC adjourns hearing on Sushil's plea till May 30  May 27, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Delhi High Court, hearing Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's plea over the selection for the upcoming Rio Olympics, on Friday postponed the decision regarding the matter till May 30.
Lalu hints at formation of third front to oust BJP from power  May 27, 6:24 pm
Kolkata, May 27 (ANI): Hinting at the formation of a third front, former Bihar chief minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) patron Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday said all like-minded secular parties would soon come on a single platform to oust the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party government from the Centre.
Congress slams 'fascist' govt. for upping ante against Raghuram Rajan  May 27, 6:08 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Taking potshots at the government over BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's call to sack Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan, the Congress on Friday dubbed it to be 'fascism' and an attack on the institution not the individual.
Paes, Bopanna reach French Open third round with contrasting wins  May 27, 5:47 pm
Paris, May.27 (ANI): Indian men's doubles stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna progressed through to the third round of the French Open after recording straight sets wins with their respective partners here on Friday.
R.K. Singh backs Haryana DGP's 'right to kill' criminals remark  May 27, 5:40 pm
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 27 (ANI): Backing Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) K.P. Singh's statement, former union home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R.K. Singh on Friday said there is a provision in Right of Private Defence, which states that if anyone tries to harm physically or tries to rape can be killed by the victim in defence.
Former top cop questions rationale behind transfer of IAS officer in MP  May 27, 5:37 pm
Lucknow,(UP) May 27 (ANI): Former Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Vikram Singh on Friday questioned the rationale behind the transfer of IAS officer Ajay Singh Gangwar by the BJP-led Madhya Pradesh Government and said that he sees nothing wrong in lauding the contributions of a celebrated prime minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
PM flags off new passenger trains for northeast  May 27, 5:19 pm
Shillong, May 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off new passenger trains for northeast and also laid the foundation stone for a football stadium 'Ampati' here on Friday.