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Delhi’s iconic 675-meter Signature Bridge was inaugurated

Delhi’s iconic Signature Bridge was inaugurated this evening by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal. The 675-metre Signature Bridge, which will be opened to public tomorrow, is an eight-lane carriageway that will reduce the travel time between north and northeast Delhi and share the burden of the Wazirabad Bridge. 

India protests bus service via PoK from Lahore to Tashkurgan in China

India on Thursday reiterated its opposition to a proposed luxury bus service between Pakistan and China that would pass through parts of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan — territory that India claims — terming it “a violation of India’s sovereignty”, a day after it had summoned a Chinese diplomat to South Block to lodge a strong protest against the initiative.

Three cheers for women power

The empowerment of women occurs when women achieve increased participation and control in decision-making that leads to their better access to resources and, therefore, improved socio-economic status.

Alliance partners to decide next PM candidate: Chidambaram

 He insists that the party’s focus is on dislodging the BJP government and bringing in a “progressive” alternative.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s niece to contest against CM Raman Singh on Congress ticket

The Congress Monday said it will field former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s niece Karuna Shukla against Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh in Rajnandangaon seat.

People Protests continue at Amritsar train accident site, clashes with police

The Punjab police on Sunday fought running battles with people who had blocked rail tracks at Amritsar demanding action against organizers of the Dusshera committee following Friday’s accident that claimed 61 lives.

WhatsApp bends under Indian Govt pressure to make changes, also appoints grievance officer

Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news.

Army constable and his friend arrested in Rewari gang- rape case, police expects to solve the case

 Army constable Pankaj and his friend Manish were arrested by the Special Investigation Team on Sunday in connection with the gang-rape of a teenager in Haryana's Rewari earlier this month. The two were on the run since September 12.

PM Narendra Modi launches flagship healthcare scheme Ayushman Bharat

The scheme will be available for 10.74 crore beneficiary families and about 50 crore Indian citizens.

Bishop arrested in nun rape case

Held after three day interogation in Kerala

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Governor has to act according to recommendation of government

Following the order of the Supreme Court in the mercy petition by A.G. Perarivalan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, the Tamil Nadu government has recommended to the Governor to pardon and release all the seven.

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