Date archive forJanuary, 2017
By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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India, Russia agree on joint action plan to counter terrorism

New Delhi: India and Russia on Tuesday agreed to have a joint action plan to counter the global scourge of terrorism, the External Affairs Ministry said. They also shared concerns regarding the emergence of Af-Pak More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Indian-origin mom ‘told to prove lactation’ at Frankfurt airport

Berlin: An Indian-origin Singaporean woman has said she was “humiliated” by the German police who told her to squeeze her breast to express milk at Frankfurt airport to prove she was lactating, the media More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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BJP slightly ahead of SP-Congress in UP: Survey

New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh is likely to witness a close race with the BJP and its allies expected to get 180-191 seats and the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance 168-178 seats, a poll survey telecast by India Today More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Three killed in car blast in Punjab town

Chandigarh: At least three people were reportedly killed in a powerful blast in a car near a rally of a Congress candidate near Punjab’s Bathinda city, police said. The incident came days before polling in More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Full remonetisation of economy in 1-2 months: Arvind Subramanian

New Delhi: Indian government’s Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian on Tuesday said that the full remonetisation of the country’s economy will happen in the next 1-2 months and advocated quick removal More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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BJP petitions poll panel, seeks derecognition of SP

Lucknow: The BJP on Tuesday petitioned the Election Commission (EC) against the ruling Samajwadi Party and sought cancellation of its recognition, alleging its leaders are trying to influence voters by offering More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Over 20 tonnes oil spilt into sea after ships’ collision: Coast Guard

Chennai: Over 20 tonnes of thick oil powering oil tanker MT Dawn Kanchipuram has spilled into the Bay of Bengal, affecting the marine life and a long stretch of shoreline, the Indian Coast Guard said on Tuesday. The More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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EC orders halt to production in five Punjab distilleries

Chandigarh: The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday ordered a stop to production and supply of liquor from five distilleries in Punjab following a record haul of liquor in Bathinda district last week. Non-voters More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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CRPF constable slits own throat in Jharkhand temple

Ranchi: In an alleged act of self-sacrifice, a CRPF constable slit his throat at a temple in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh district on Tuesday, police said. There was blood everywhere and the temple was closed immediately More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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18 lakh taxpayers to get I-T notices to explain large deposits

New Delhi: Commencing the process of crackdown on large deposits made after November 8, the Income Tax Department has identified 18 lakh taxpayers who will be served notices seeking explanation within 10 days. The More...