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Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Agencies

Boko Haram kills 12 farmers in Nigeria Kano: Boko Haram jihadists on Saturday hacked 12 farmers to death as they worked on their fields in the volatile northeastern Nigerian state of Borno, civilian militia said. Lankans unhappy with infight in govt: Min Colombo: The internal squabbling between President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil...

3 hurt as CNG tank of auto being refuelled explodes in Mumbai

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | IANS | Mumbai

At least three persons were injured when the fuel tank of an autorickshaw suddenly exploded while it was being refuelled at a CNG station in Kandivali West here on Saturday morning, police said. The incident took place at the HPCL's CNG station near Milap Cinema on the busy S.V. Road, around...

Gold worth Rs 2.45 cr seized in Mizoram, 2 Myanmarese held

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | IANS | Kolkata

About 7.5 kg of smuggled gold worth Rs 2.45 crore was recovered from Mizoram and two Myanmarese were arrested in this connection, an official said on Saturday. Acting on a tip-off, officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) with the help of Assam Rifles, intercepted a vehicle coming from Aizawl...

Tribals to oppose ‘Statue of Unity' unveiling by Modi

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | IANS | Ahmedabad

As the BJP Governments, both at the State and the Centre, gear up for the unveiling of the tallest statue in the world — "Statue of Unity" of Sardar Patel — by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, thousands of tribals in villages near the site are bracing for...

Raja Bhaiya to announce his party on Nov 30

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Independent MLA from Kunda, Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya is likely to launch his new political party on November 30. The same day, his supporters will fete him for completing 25 years in politics. The party is proposed to be named as Jansatta Dal and Raja Bhaiya could contest the Lok...

UPA Govt, DMK helped get rid of LTTE: Lanka’s ex-Defence Secy

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | COLOMBO

The DMK and its former president M Karunanidhi who passed away on August 7 got a clean chit from an unlikely source. Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, the former Defence Secretary of Sri Lanka, who led the Island Nation's final assault on LTTE during 2009 said that the DMK was quite understanding about...

Amit Shah to arrive in Lucknow on Oct 24

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah will visit Lucknow on October 24 and hold review meeting with leaders of party’s State organisation and the Government, including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The meeting, slated to begin in the morning hours, is expected to continue till evening of October 24. Besides Chief Minister Yogi...

Popular Lingayat seer Siddalinga passes away in Karnataka

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | IANS | Bengaluru

Karnataka's popular Lingayat seer Siddalinga Swami passed away at Gadag in the state's northwest region, a member of his Thontadarya Mutt said on Saturday. He was 69. "Doctors at a private hospital declared Swamiji dead today (Saturday) morning after a massive cardiac arrest," the member told reporters at Gadag, about 390...

State Editions

State employees going on strike to lose salary

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

11 natives of UP among dead

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP true saviour of Dalits: Yogi

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Titli-hit village G’pati still awaits relief

22 October 2018 | TARINI PRASAD PANDA | Bhubaneswar

Similipal park to reopen from Nov 1

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Woman’s semi-clad body found in Khordha

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Sri Lanka: The road to recovery

21 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Lessons from Hyderabad airport

21 October 2018 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

The Indian Guru in Kenya

21 October 2018 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

The fragility of dreams

21 October 2018 | Ronica Wahi | Agenda

Culture Lane

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda

OddlyEnough

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda