Zee News : India States (217)

Calcutta High Court puts a stay on removal of central forces from Darjeeling

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh claiming that the withdrawal of forces was "politically and administratively a bad decision." 

Congress, SP unlikely to be in alliance for UP urban local bodies' polls

The electoral alliance between the Congress and the Samajwadi Party might fall apart in Uttar Pradesh with both the parties likely to go it alone in the upcoming urban local bodies' polls in the state.

Newborn girl found dumped in garbage, bitten by ants

The infant was found in polybag, swarmed with ants, by a tea stall owner. 

BSF arrests Pakistani intruder along International Border in Jammu

A 22-year-old Pakistani man was today arrested from along the International Border in Suchetgarh sector of RS Pura soon after he crossed over to this side of the fence, a BSF officer said.

Make Diwali special for those in old-age homes, orphanages: UP DGP

In a bid to make the festival of lights more special, the office of the director general of police in Uttar Pradesh has directed all SSPs and SPs to distribute sweets, diyas, candles and fruits at orphanages and old-age homes.

Cop arrested for plotting Dera chief Ram Rahim's escape from Panchkula court

The Dera chief, convicted of raping two women, was sentenced to 20 years in jail

RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Ravinder Gosai was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Ludhiana's Kailash Nagar on Tuesday morning.

Threat of crop-burning smog across North India, NGT to hear cases today

 The Green Panel had asked the Center and the Ministry of Agriculture to respond to its concerns regarding the threats posed to the environment by stubble burning.

Mumbai rains threaten Diwali washout, Twitter compares it to the ex who refuses to move on

While most are feeling upset for having been forced to stay indoors, Twitter users seem to be having their share of fun.

Mulayam, Shivpal not in SP National Executive headed by Akhilesh Yadav

SP principal general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav had on Monday released the list of 55-member national executive.

Ahead of Diwali 2017, Maharashtra bus services hit by MSRTC strike

Ahead of Diwali 2017, MSRTC employees went strike affected lakhs of passengers in the state

90 percent of IAS officers don't work, hold up files, alleges Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has alleged that ninety percent of the IAS officers "do not work" and said at times he feels development was "stuck up at the Secretariat".

Fire breaks out at PM Narendra Modi's office, situation under control

A minor fire was reported at one of the offices located on the second floor of Prime Minister's Office in the wee hours on Tuesday.

Shia Waqf offers 10 silver arrows for Ayodhya's proposed giant Ram statue

The arrows symbolise India's fight with terrorism, just the way Ram annihilated monsters with his arrows, said the Shia Waqf Board chairman 

Congress removes Sukku as Himachal campaign chief, appoints Virbhadra

Virbhadra Singh rubbished differences with Sukku and said that "they are in an election mode" now and those things have been sorted.

Centre trying to divide Bengal, Narendra Modi regime run from BJP office: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday accused the central government of trying to "destabilise and divide" her state.

Samajwadi Party's student wing sweeps Allahabad University polls

ABVP's Nirbhay Kumar was elected as the General Secretary beating National Students' Union of India's Arpit Singh by 61 votes.

EC intentionally delaying Gujarat polls to favour Narendra Modi: Congress

On October 12, the EC announced that Himachal Pradesh assembly elections would be held on November 9 and the results declared on December 18. 

Traitors built Red Fort too, will Narendra Modi stop hoisting flag there: Asaduddin Owaisi

BJP leader Sangeet Som was trolled on Twitter on Monday over his controversial comment calling the Taj Mahal a "blot" on Indian culture and history.

Major fire in Delhi's Mansarovar Garden, 4-storey building collapses

 A major fire broke out at a four-storey building in West Delhi's Mansarovar Garden, leading to the collapse of the whole complex on Monday.

Gandhis hate Gujaratis, BJP has served Nehru's vision better: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed a massive rally in poll-bound Gujarat. While addressing the rally organised by the state BJP to celebrate the conclusion of the saffron party's 'Gujarat Gaurav Yatra' , the PM mounted a fierce attack on the Congress and the Nehru-Gandhi family.

Missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's mother, 30 others detained during protest outside Delhi HC

Missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's mother and over 30 others, mostly students, were detained today by the Delhi Police while protesting outside the high court, as the CBI faced flak from the judges inside for "complete lack of interest" in tracing him.

Caught on camera: Speeding car rams into pedestrians in Bhopal, injures 3

In a disturbing video, two women were seen walking down a road when suddenly an over speeding car rammed into them injuring two others.

'Thirsty' locals loot car carrying illegal booze after it crashes in Gujarat

In the dry state of Gujarat, the sight of booze lying unattended on the road can mean the world to many. 

BSF commandant attacked by miscreants in Tripura, airlifted to Kolkata

BSF Commandant Deepak Mondal was attacked by some unknown miscreants in Tripura, reports said on Monday. 

Bengaluru building collapse: Death toll climbs to 7

Seven people died after four residential buildings partially collapsed in Bengaluru's Ejipura area 

Karnataka govt to adopt girl who lost her parents in Bengaluru building collapse

The parents of the girl were among the six people who died in the building collapse on Monday.

Missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed case: 'Complete lack of interest', says HC on CBI probe

The Delhi High Court on Monday slammed the Central Bureau of Investigation for its shoddy probe into the case of missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

UP: Woman, 2 kids burnt alive as house catches fire

A 30-year-old woman and her two children were charred to death after their house caught fire which is thought to be caused by a short circuit in Kolhan village, the police said Monday.

Bengaluru techie claims she was attacked by mob for reporting illegal cow slaughter

The victim alleged foul play at the end of the police, stating that she felt 'trapped' in the situation as no action was taken against the alleged illegal cow mafia, as promised to her upon reporting the activity.

Traitors built Taj Mahal, it's a blot on Indian culture: BJP MLA Sangeet Som

Firebrand BJP MLA Sangeet Som has said that Taj Mahal - the historic monument of love - was built by traitors. 

Bengaluru: 3 dead after 4 houses collapse due to cylinder blast, several trapped

Three people died after four residential buildings partially collapsed in Bengaluru's Ejipura area following a cylinder blast on Monday morning.

Bengaluru rains break 115-year-old record, death toll reaches 19

The city has recorded nearly 1,620 mm of rainfall this year so far

Delhi man attacked with knives, rescued by pet dog

A civic agency employee, who was attacked by a group of unidentified men with knives, was saved by his pet dog that pounced on the tormentors of its owner in outer Delhi's Mangolpuri area, police said today.

Kerala: RSS worker attacked, critically injured

An RSS worker was allegedly hacked on Sunday at Muzhuppilangad near Thalassery in Kannur district of Kerala. The local BJP unit claimed that workers of the CPI , the ruling party in Kerala, was behind the attack.

With eye on Gujarat Assembly elections, PM Narendra Modi to address mega rally

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit his home state Gujarat and address a mega rally of BJP workers gathering from across the state on Monday.

Mumbai school renamed after APJ Abdul Kalam

Kalam was the Principal Patron of SIES and also recipient of SIES Lifetime Achievements Award.

Nitin Gadkari to grant Rs 60,000cr for Kerala

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said he would sanction a grant of Rs 60,000 crore for Kerala.

Two, including Rohingya refugee, held for carrying Aadhaar card

The Balapur Police have apprehended two persons, including a Rohingya refugee, for obtaining the Aadhaar card by providing false information to UIDAI, which is the mandated to issue Unique Identity - Aadhaar to all residents of India.

Himachal polls: Filing of nominations to start on Monday

The filing of nominations for the November 9 Assembly polls in Himachal Pradesh is scheduled to begin tomorrow, but both the major political parties - the Congress and the BJP - are yet to announce their candidates.

Mumbai rains: Heavy showers lash city, IMD predicts more rainfall in next 2-3 days

Heavy showers on Sunday lashed parts of the city, mainly western suburbs, playing spoiler for Diwali preparations.

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha By-election: Congress wins prestige battle and bragging rights

The seat was held by the BJP and a by-election was necessitated after sitting MP, and veteran actor, Vinod Khanna died in April this year. 

Gurdaspur by-election Result: Some facts about winning Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar

Punjab's ruling Congress secured an emphatic win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat on Sunday. Punjab Congress unit chief Sunil Jakhar trouned BJP candidate Swaran Salaria by a whopping margin of 1,93,219 votes in the high stakes bypoll.

MHA orders withdrawal of 1000 paramilitary personnel from Darjeeling

The home ministry has ordered withdrawal of as many as 1,000 paramilitary personnel, including 300 women, deployed in Darjeeling to maintain law and order during the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland state.

Narendra Modi 'bows' to people of Gujarat ahead of visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is is visiting his home state Gujarat tomorrow where he would address a gathering of BJP workers at a village near Gandhinagar, state BJP chief Jitu Vaghani said on Sunday.

Gurdsaspur bypoll results: People have reaffirmed faith in Congress' policies, says Surjewala

Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by defeating his nearest rival, BJP nominee Swaran Salaria, with a margin of 1,93,219 votes.

Gurdaspur bypoll: BJP-SAD, AAP allege misuse of govt machinery

The BJP-SAD alliance in Punjab on Sunday alleged that the ruling Congress party won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha byelection by misusing the government machinery.

Police rejoins boy with family via Facebook route

A 13-year-old boy, who had been missing for the last three years from Manipal in Udupi district, was rejoined with his family by the police using the facebook route.

Woman accuses husband of giving her 'triple talaq'

A Muslim woman has accused her husband of giving her divorce through "triple talaq" and demanding dowry in Shahjahanpur district, police said on Sunday.

Bengaluru records highest rainfall in 115 years; death toll mounts to 10

As the city reels under an incessant downpour, the Indian Meteorological Department on Saturday recorded the highest rainfall in at least 115 years with the death toll mounting to 10.