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Mumbai man warns of chemical attack during Gujarat election, arrested for hoax call

A 35-year-old man Eshad Shaikh has been arrested by the Maharashtra Anti Terror Squad for claiming that there will be a chemical attack during Gujarat elections.  

Chhattisgarh govt websites defaced; hacker posts Pakistani flag, warning

Exposing cybersecurity flaws of key departments in Chhattisgarh, a pro-Pakistani hacker defaced the website and posted a Pakistani flag with a warning message.

On Modi's Pakistan remark, Hardik says 'unfortunate to have a weak PM'

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel has attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the latter's allegation that Pakistan is interfering in Gujarat Assembly elections. Taking to Twitter, the Patel leader said that it was unfortunate' to have a weak' Prime Minister like Modi.

Chennai cop killed in shoot-out in Rajasthan

A senior police official identified the deceased as S Periyapandiyan, an inspector attached to the Maduravoyal police station in Chennai.

Corporator takes oath in Urdu; BJP, BSP workers clash in Aligarh

Recently, BSP leader and newly-elected Meerut mayor Sunita Verma categorically stated that national song Vande Mataram will not be sung ahead of the board meetings.

Headmaster rapes 6-yr-old student at school campus in Odisha, gets thrashed by people

The victim is a class 6 student and was allegedly assaulted by the accused for over a month. 

Devendra Fadnavis's wife trolled for 'spreading Christianity', advised to promote Hindu festivals

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's wife was trolled on social media for putting out a post on Twitter promoting a Christmas-themed charitable event in Mumbai.  

Hope no Kejriwal will emerge from my movement again: Anna Hazare

Social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday said he hoped that no Arvind Kejriwal emerged from his movement again.

A Taiwanese woman's message to Alpesh Thakor on 'PM eats mushrooms' remark

Thakor had said that PM Modi eats mushrooms from Taiwan worth Rs 4 lakh everyday to become fairer.

Watch: Devotees whip themselves with ropes in self-flagellation ritual

Scores of devotees whipped themselves with ropes as part of a ritual at Poosaripalayam's Adaikalamman Temple in Tamil Nadu.

Jisha rape and murder case: Kerala court holds Ameerul Islam guilty, sentencing today

The 27-year-old woman was found murdered in her house near here on April 28, 2016.

Man uses matrimony sites to cheat woman of Rs 27 lakh

The accused named Srinivas Kiran Babu Poonati, who hailed from Hyderabad's Prakasham district, used to cheat women making false promises of marriage thorough matrimonial sites.

Pradyuman Thakur murder: Juvenile Board likely to pronounce verdict today

Pradyuman Thakur was found with his throat slit in the school washroom in Gurgaon on September 8.

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi predicts 'zabardast' results for Congress, says there is 'undercurrent' against BJP

In the 2012 Gujarat Assembly polls, the BJP had won 115 seats, while the Congress bagged 61. 

We have seen Rahul Gandhi's Shiv bhakti, but what about his Ram bhakti, asks BJP

The first phase of polling in Gujarat, covering 89 seats, took place on December 9. 

PM Narendra Modi rides seaplane from Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam in North Gujarat - Watch

The results of Gujarat polls will be declared on December 18. 

Four new FIRs lodged in Maharashtra's Rs 72,000 cr irrigation 'scam'

The Maharashtra ACB on Tuesday lodged four fresh FIRs against two dozen persons for involvement in the alleged Rs 72,000 crore irrigation scam in the state.

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi predicts 'zabardast' results, says there is 'undercurrent' against BJP

Exude confidenc, Rahul Gandhi said on Tuesday that there was "tremendous undercurrent" against the BJP in Gujarat. He also predicted a "zabardast" victory for his party in the Assembly elections.

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi misleading Patidars, says BJP

The second and final phase of Gujarat elections will see 93 Assembly seats spread across 14 districts.

Modi's seaplane ride can lead to disqualification of BJP candidates: Congress leader

"Such rides are not exempted under the Representation of the People Act and has to be included as travel expense of a 'star campaigner'," Naik said.

Delhi govt proposes to bear treatment cost of road accident victims in private hospitals

The scheme was approved at a Cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, today.

National Conference to go alone in next J&K Assembly elections: Farooq Abdullah

Farooq Abdullah has said that his party would contest the next Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir alone.

PM Narendra Modi eats 5 mushrooms a day, each costs Rs 80,000, claims Gujarat Congress OBC leader Alpesh Thakor

Remaining parts of Gujarat are slated to go for polls on December 14.

Undercurrent against BJP in Gujarat; results will be 'zabardast': Rahul Gandhi

Rahul also disapproved of PM Modi's insinuation that his predecessor Manmohan Singh and other leaders of his party connived with Pakistan to influence the Gujarat Assembly elections, saying it was unacceptable.

Telangana woman MLA, aides attack toll gate staff

Bodiga Sobha, a member of Telangana assembly, got impatient when her vehicle had to wait behind other vehicles at the toll gate at Renikunta.

Mercury plummets in most places of Rajasthan after rainfall

People in the state capital woke up to cool breeze and foggy condition due to intermittent rainfall recorded last night.

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi terms PM Narendra Modi's sea-plane ride a 'distraction'

Counting of votes for Gujarat polls will take place on December 18.

Don't pay power bills, other dues to govt: Sharad Pawar to farmers

Pawar said if the government is "of no use to people", then people should not cooperate with it.

Delhi HC asks Centre for guidelines on citizens' threat complaints

The court was hearing a plea by Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan alleging death threat from right-wing outfits.

RJD defers 'Bihar bandh' to December 21

Monday's RJD march was dismissed by Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, alleging that Lalu's party was trying to "protect the sand mafia as it funded the party". 

Chhattisgarh: Naxals torch vehicles, machines

No one was reported to be injured in the incident, which occurred this afternoon near Savalvahi village under Iragaon police station limits, Kondagaon Superintendent of Police Ashutosh Singh told PTI.

Gujarat polls 2017: Campaigning ends for 2nd and final phase, repolling in 6 booths

The counting of votes will take place along with Himachal Pradesh on December 18.

Five soldiers missing along LoC, three after avalanche in Gurez

Jammu and Kashmir is experiencing widespread snowfall and rain with the MeT office forecasting present weather conditions to continue till Thursday.

OPINION: Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017 - BJP remains buoyant, Congress rides a wave, Hardhik Patel does some heavy lifting

Gujarat Elections 2017 are about what the people want, not what politicians prattle over.

PM Narendra Modi eats 5 mushrooms a day, each costs Rs 80,000, claims Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakor

Taking a jibe at Narendra Modi, OBC leader and Rahul Gandhi's ally in Gujarat, Alpesh Thakor, said on Tuesday that the Prime Minister was a 'dark person, but become 'fair' as he eats imported mushrooms worth Rs four lakh every day. 

JMM lawmaker holds 'kissing' contest, BJP demands his suspension

Jharkhand BJP vice president, Hemlal Murmu alleged that JMM legislator Simon Marandi organised the event on the direction of the church and Christian missionaries.

Avalanche hits Army post at LoC; three jawans missing, search on

A search and rescue operation has been launched to trace the missing jawans.

Snowfall, rains add to chill across Uttarakhand

Widespread rains were reported from most places in the last 24 hours while 1-2 feet of snow was received in areas located above 3,000 feet.

Gujarat Election Results 2017: Daskroi

Daskroi is one of the 182 assembly constituencies of Gujarat. It is in Ahmedabad district. 

Omar Abdullah questions PM Narendra Modi for 'breaching' security protocols

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew in a single-engine seaplane and later was seen standing on the side-step of his moving armoured vehicle as he waved to supporters.

Gujarat elections: EC orders repolling in six booths on Thursday

EC on Tuesday ordered repolling in six booths, where first phase polling was held on December 9.

Stop 'invoking' Pakistan, attack it, Shiv Sena tells BJP

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday said PM Modi should attack Pakistan if it was indeed found "interfering" in Gujarat elections.

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Shillai

In 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Baldev Singh Tomar won the seat with 23455 votes.

Two soldiers go missing amid heavy snowfall in J&K's Naugam Sector

Two soldiers on Tuesday went missing after they slipped down a slope in Jammu and Kashmir's Naugam Sector. The incident took place following a heavy snowfall and chilling weather conditions across the state.

PM Modi uses sea-plane for campaigning, Rahul says 'it's a distraction'

While addressing a press meet in Ahmedabad, Rahul continued to slam Modi over not mentioning issues like corruption and farmers in his rallies in poll-bound Gujarat.

Denied roadshow nod, PM Modi takes sea-route to reach out to voters in Gujarat

Denied permission for a roadshow in Ahmedabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took the sea-route to reach out to voters in Gujarat, which votes in the second phase of Assembly elections on Thursday.

Money laundering case: Controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi gets bail

Controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi was released on a personal bond of Rs two lakh and a surety of a like amount.

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Vyara , Tapi

In 2012 assembly polls, Congress candidate Punabhai Dhedabhai Gamit won the seat with 73138 votes.

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Choryasi, Surat

Choryasi in Surat district is one of the 182 constituencies in Gujarat.

Indian teen, in Australia for sporting event, drowns to death

A teenaged female footballer from Delhi drowned to death on Sunday while she went to Australia to attend the Pacific School Games Tournament.