Today: Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 10:04 am (PST)

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    30 killed in Panchkula after Dera chief is convicted

    Chandigarh: Thirty people were killed as security forces fired at rampaging mobs in Panchkula in Haryana on Friday after a court held Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty ...

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    Dera chief convicted in rape case, taken into custody

    Panchkula (Haryana): A CBI special court on Friday held controversial Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh guilty of raping and sexually exploiting two female disciples. The sect chief ...

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    SC strikes down triple talaq

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday held triple talaq being practised by the Muslim community as “unconstitutional”, “arbitrary” and “not part of Islam”. A five judge constitutional bench by ...

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    India celebrates 71st Independence Day — peacefully

    New Delhi: India on Tuesday celebrated its 71st Independence Day peacefully, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi declaring that “goli” (bullet) and “gaali” (abuse) cannot resolve the Kashmir problem. Millions poured out ...

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    Death toll in Nepal floods reaches 80

    Kathmandu: Massive floods following incessant rains in the past few days have claimed 80 lives in Nepal, while thousands of people have been displaced across the country, officials said on Monday. ...

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    Sushma slams Rahul for meeting Chinese ambassador

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for meeting Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui here last month, amid the Doklam border standoff ...

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    Akali Dal MP Dhindsa admitted to AIIMS

    New Delhi: Akali Dal’s Rajya Sabha MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa was admitted to the AIIMS here due to cardiac complications, a hospital official said on Tuesday. “Dhindsa was brought to the ...

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    Opposition hits out at Modi government over lynchings

    New Delhi: Opposition members on Monday accused the Narendra Modi government of encouraging cow vigilantes by not taking any concrete action against them, and also demanded a separate law to address ...