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MLA Engineer Rashid arrested for raising black flags ahead of Modi rally

The police on Saturday detained Independent Member of Legislative Assembly Sheikh Abdul Rashid after he tried to take out a protest march against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's public rally in......

I Am Bihar: Looking for JP

Jayaprakash Narayan was the People's Hero, a leader unmatched in Independent India. Archana Masih/ travels to JP's village looking for Bihar's greatest son as the claimants of his legacy......

Now, ink attack on J-K MLA Engineer Rashid for beef party

A handful of activists allegedly belonging to a right-wing organisation blackened the face of independent MLA of Jammu and Kashmir assembly Sheikh Abdul Rashid using paint, ink and mobil oil......

Today is the actual independence day for India, say Netaji's kin after meeting Modi

The family members of Subhas Chandra Bose on Thursday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement about declassifying secret files related to Netaji and hoped that the "historic" decision......

J&K MLA, who hosted beef party, assaulted inside assembly by BJP legislator

Independent MLA Engineer Rashid, who a hosted beef party at MLA hostel on Wednesday, was beaten up by BJP MLA Ravinder Raina in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Thursday. Rashid was rescued by......

'We want to usher in a new era in Indian banking'

Bandhan Bank is the first one to be launched in eastern India post Independence Image: Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, founder, managing director and chief executive officer of Bandhan speaks at the......

6 I-Day promises from 2014 that Modi (partially) fulfilled

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his second Independence Day speech, IndiaSpend and FactChecker reviewed the implementation of key pronouncements he made in his first Independence Day......

Modi's new plans and status of earlier promises

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his maiden Independence Day address, had made several promises to the nation. This year was no different. Business Standard looks at some new promises the PM made......

Drama as Modi makes final monsoon push to pass GST

Aimed at creating a customs union for India's 1.2 billion people, GST is the biggest revenue shake-up since independence The government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi began a last push before the......

I think, de facto, RBI is independent: Raghuram Rajan

In an interaction with journalists after the monetary policy announcement, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan speaks on various issues. Edited excerpts: Image: Government of India has......

Review: Oraalppokkam is disturbingly impressive

Malayalam films Oraalppokkam is open to interpretation and therein lies its appeal, says Paresh C Palicha.The independent cinema movement, currently being revived in Kerala, has found......

PIX: Parineeti, Arjun at India Day Parade in New York

The Bollywood stars lead the India Day Parade in New York.   Arjun Rampal and Parineeti Chopra led the Independence Day celebrations in New York over the weekend.   Arjun was the......

The 24 contest: Win COOL Prizes!

If you loved Jack Bauer, here's your chance to spend Independence Day with him. On television, of course! 24: Live Another Day will be telecast on Indian television on August 15, between 12 noon......

The Indiana Jones contest: Win COOL Prizes!

Television offers a fun spread this Independence Day. You can spend the day watching 24: Live Another Day on AXN, and the Indiana Jones movies on Sony Pix! And win some cool prizes too! Watch......

WADA-accused Russian athletes to sue whistleblowers, German TV channel

IMAGE: A journalist reads the final report of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) before a news conference on the WADA Independent Commission report on findings of investigation into allegations of......

Russia says ready to investigate doping allegations

Russia is ready to carry out an investigation into doping allegations against its athletes in concert with independent organisations, Interfax news agency quoted Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko as......

Key points from WADA's damning report against Russian athletics

Some of the main points of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission's (IC) report into allegations of widespread doping in Russian athletics. The commission was set up after......

Barca to fight UEFA fine with all legal means

Barcelona have vowed to use all legal means to fight a second fine imposed by UEFA after fans displayed pro-Catalan independence flags during September's Champions League Group E match at home to......

PGA Championship: Indian golfer Lahiri in record books on Independence Day

In prime form, India’s Lahiri in sight of spot at the Presidents Cup after an opening two-under 70 at Whistling Straits followed by a six-birdie 67 to conclude the storm-delayed second round......
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