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AAP to 'gherao' PM's residence over Unnao, Kathua rape
NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will 'gherao' Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence here on Sunday over what it said on Friday was his silence on the rapes in Unnao and Kathua.
Non-bailable warrants issued against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

MUMBAI: A special CBI court here on Sunday issued non-bailable warrants (NBWs)against diamantaire Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi in connection with Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud.

Sunil Jakhar slams Modi govt for murdering democracy by ruining budget session of Parliament

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President and Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur Mr. Sunil Jakhar today said that the NDA government has murdered democracy by stalling Parliament's proceedings throughout the second half of current Budget session.

Jaitley rules out privatisation of state-run banks

NEW DELHI: Following the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank fraud by accused diamond trader Nirav Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday ruled out privatisation of public sector banks (PSBs), saying the move may not find political consensus.

Mumbai rooftop pub fire kills 14

MUMBAI: At least 14 people were killed, 21 others hurt when a major fire broke out in a pub in the Kamla Mills Compound here early on Friday, an official said.

'Not standing while National Anthem being played cannot define nationalism'

NEW DELHI: Standing or not standing while the National Anthem is being played in a movie theatre cannot define nationalism of a person, political leaders across the spectrum said on Sunday.

Delhi council of ministers obliged to inform LG of every decision: SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that prima facie it appears that it was obligatory for the Delhi government to intimate the Lt Governor of all decision taken by the Council of Ministers as it observed that the difference between the Lt.

PM makes brief halt at Adampur airport in Punjab, District admin welcomes

ADAMPUR(Jalandhar): The district civil and Police administration today extended the heartiest welcome to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who stopped at Adampur airport on way to Himachal Pradesh.

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