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 2017-08-24 02:34 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | PTA initiates process for 3G/4G spectrum auction in AJK and GB... +

KARACHI: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority PTA is all set to auction spectrum for 3G 4G services in Azad Jammu and Kashmi ....

 2017-08-24 02:34 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | ‘Only 2% rickshaw drivers, 19% bikers, 35% car drivers hold driving licences’... +

KARACHI: The traffic chaos being suffered each day on the streets of Karachi is mainly due to sheer violation of traffic rules by ....

 2017-08-24 02:34 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | PSX up by 928 points amid buying spree... +

KARACHI: Pakistan shares snapped four-day losing streak and closed Wednesday higher with benchmark KSE100 index settling over 42,8 ....

 2017-08-24 02:28 

Oneindia

ISIS recruiter Shafi Armar's death not yet confirmed:IB... +

Indian Intelligence Agencies have not been able to confirm the news relating to the death of Shafi Armar, the recruiter in chief for the Islamic State......

 2017-08-24 02:22 

Oneindia

Steps to check Bihar Board BSEB class 10 compartmental result 2017 online... +

The Bihar Board BSEB class 10 compartmental result 2017 results are out and this has brought relief to several candidates....

 2017-08-24 02:21 

NDTV

'Go Back To Where Pigs Live In India,' Caller Told CEO Who Rebuked Trump... +

The voice mail started out mildly. A female caller said she's leaving a message for Ravin Gandhi, whose anti-Trump op-ed she recently read online....

 2017-08-24 02:19 

The Quint

QMumbai: Purohit Returns to Army Cantt; Baby Found at Marine Drive... +

Malegaon blasts accused Lt Col Shrikant Prasad Purohit taken to army cantt in Colaba and other stories....

 2017-08-24 02:17 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Supreme Court verdict today on whether privacy is a fundamental right... +

The Supreme Court's nine-judge Constitution bench is likely to deliver its verdict on whether the right to privacy of citizens is a fundamental right under the Constitution....

 2017-08-24 02:14 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Congress MLAs accuse BJP of pre-planned disruption Himachal Pradesh assembly... +

A group of Congress MLAs alleged the opposition BJP is disrupting the proceedings of Himachal Pradesh Assembly in a "pre-planned" manner to divert people's attention from real issues...

 2017-08-24 02:12 

The Quint

Was Dhananjoy Guilty of Rape & Murder, Beyond Reasonable Doubt?... +

Dhananjoy’s last words, according to his hangman Nata Mullick, were: “I am innocent. They are killing me”....

 2017-08-24 02:12 

Oneindia

Modi to celebrate birthday in Gujarat on September 17... +

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will celebrate his birthday in Gujarat this year. Modi will be in Gujarat on September 17, the day of his birthday......

 2017-08-24 02:06 

The Quint

QChennai: TN Consulting Experts on Opening Liquor Shops & More... +

Your roundup of the top headlines of the day from Tamil Nadu....

 2017-08-24 02:05 

NDTV

Dutch Police Probe Spanish Van With Gas Canisters After Cancelled Concert... +

Dutch police are investigating possible terror links after arresting a Spaniard driving a van containing gas canisters close to a rock concert which was abruptly cancelled over fears of an attack....

 2017-08-24 02:04 

Oneindia

Right to privacy a fundamental right: What impact would SC verdict on Aadhaar case?... +

A nine judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court will today pronounce its verdict on whether Right to Privacy is a fundamental right or not....

 2017-08-24 02:02 

Oneindia

Amid Doklam standoff, Assam suspects Chinas role in floods, wants release of hydrological data... +

The Assam government wants the Centre to ask China to release hydrological data to know the exact reasons behind floods....

 2017-08-24 02:00 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Tamil Nadu to have 11 more Post Office Passport Seva Kendras... +

Tamil Nadu is likely to have 11 more additional Post Office Passport Seva Kendras in the second phase for delivery....

 2017-08-24 01:59 

Oneindia

Tamil Nadu NEET 2017 counseling: Important points... +

The Tamil Nadu NEET 2017 counseling is set to start. Students must follow these steps to ensure that the process is hassle free....

 2017-08-24 01:59 

New Indian Express

[ Telangana ]

TSSPDCL told to pay Rs 1 lakh to consumer for inflated power bill... +

An inflated power bill for Rs.1.27 lakh was sent to a consumer in Patancheru, after which it was revised to the actual amount of Rs. 572....

 2017-08-24 01:58 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Medical admissions: Just five from Tamil Nadu State Board in NEET top 20... +

After being on hold for weeks while the State optimistically pursued efforts to get an exemption from the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, Tamil Nadu finally released the provisional rank list....

 2017-08-24 01:56 

New Indian Express

[ Telangana ]

TRS, Congress activists clash at public hearing on Kaleshwaram project... +

The meeting turned into chaotic scenes, the members threw chairs at each other, the police had to resort to lathi charge and arrested Congress activists....

 2017-08-24 01:55 

Oneindia

Tamil Nadu NEET 2017: Download call letter, check merit list... +

The Tamil Nadu NEET 2017 call letter and merit list was released. The merit list and the call letter are available on the official website....

 2017-08-24 01:52 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Opposition keeps up pressure on Tamil Nadu Governor for floor test... +

Inordinate delay in seeking a confidence vote in the Assembly could also lead to horse trading, warns Congress....

 2017-08-24 01:49 

Hindustan Times

Assam: With school under water, classes on boat come to aid of flood-hit students... +

Assam floods have affected nearly 23,000 schools but children of inundated Barpeta district are able to continue their education by attending classes on a boat....

 2017-08-24 01:48 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Cop, minions pose as Prohibition Enforcement Wing staff, held for extortion bid in Chennai's Vellore... +

Seven including a police head constable and a Tangedco worker was arrested by Paradharami Police on charges of extortion, after they stole liquor bottles from two Tasmac outlets....

 2017-08-24 01:35 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

GST on wet grinders raises 'bias' question... +

While GST on chapathi flour making machines was reduced to 5 per cent, tax on wet grinders remained at 28 per cent despite repeated appeals to reduce it....

 2017-08-24 01:34 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | PTI blasts govt’s ‘muted’ reaction to Trump speech... +

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf PTI Chairman Imran Khan Wednesday strongly criticised the federal government's ' ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Angry Pakistanis lash out after US condemnation... +

ISLAMABAD: Angry and offended Pakistanis fired back Wednesday against Donald Trump's accusations that their country harbours milit ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Dollar closes flat in value versus rupee 1212`... +

KARACHI: The greenback remained flat in value versus rupee in the interbank market on insignificant demand by importers, said trea ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | ‘All institutions should work within their parameters’... +

ISLAMABAD: Senator Farhatullah Babar said that from being merely a 'security driven state' Pakistan had over the yea ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | What we need to learn from Freetown's landslide tragedy... +

Last week, disaster hit Sierra Leone, one of the jewels of Africa. At least 500 people were killed after a mudslide tore through a suburb of the ca ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | MCB launches 3D projection mapping system... +

LAHORE: MCB Bank, one of the largest and most innovative banks in Pakistan, recently launched a state-of-the-art 3D Projection Map ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Two FC personnel martyred in Turbat... +

QUETTA: Two Frontier Constabulary FC personnel were martyred when their check-post was attacked in T ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Gold price regains value on futures speculation 232313... +

KARACHI: Domestic and international gold prices averted further fall in value after short period buying on Gold Futures speculatio ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Sri Lanka look to pose a challenge to unbeaten India... +

PALLEKELE: India will once again be expected to be at their ruthless best when they take on a Sri Lanka, which has hit nadir in bo ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Air raids on outskirts of Yemen capital kill ‘at least 30’... +

SANAA: More than 30 people, including civilians, were reported killed Wednesday in air raids on the outskirts of Yemen's capital, ....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Group clash over Vivegam movie banner... +

Following hostilities between two youth groups over putting up movie banners, two Dalit youth were left injured and two houses in the caste Hindu area were burnt down, at Kandamangalam near Villupuram...

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

AIADMK supporters stage protest against Dhinakaran... +

Fifteen supporters of AIADMK staged a protest and burnt an effigy of ousted deputy general secretary T T V Dhinakaran near Luz signal on Wednesday evening....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

A secure seat is no guarantee against heartbreak with the eligibility test... +

He secured a commendable 17th rank in the State, which makes him technically eligible for a seat in the prestigious Madras Medical College....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Soon, books for NEET in Tamil for better results... +

School Education Secretary informed the Madras High Court that the government has joined hands with leading Tamil Publishers to make available to students study material in the vernacular at a an affordable cost to prepare better for NEET....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

We are a divided state on the neet side... +

While exam toppers seek upgrade of State Board syllabus to match CBSE standards, the Madras High Court criticises the Central and State for pushing students to the brink with their inadequacy; asks go...

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Factions in Cuddalore comes together following merger... +

Following the merger of the AIADMK at higher level, their supporters in here are looking forward to work together for the growth of the party burying the hatchet....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

All it takes is a timely rule and some gumption... +

The success story of GM Mukesh Kanna, an engineering drop-out on his way to fulfilling the dream of becoming a doctor — thanks to NEET — is sure to give you hope....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

State topper expected to stand first in the nation... +

He stood first among Tamil Nadu students in NEET, but may not show up for counselling that begins on Thursday....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Cadre burn effigies of TTV, OPS as confilct spills to Puducherry... +

The internal conflict has spilled to Pondy with the effigies of leaders being burnt by their opponents in front of the beach resort where 18 MLAs loyal to Dhinakaran are lodged....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Palaniswami harps unity, raps Dhivakaran... +

In the first public appearance since the merger of the two factions of AIADMK, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam used the birth centenary celebrations of...

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

When a years break can be enough time... +

Last year he just had a score of 370 on 720 in his medical entrance exam, which could not fetch him a medical seat, so took a year’s break to master NEET....

 2017-08-24 01:33 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Save what our ancestors have left us... +

“It is enough if we save what our ancestors have left us,” said the founder of VIT, G Viswanathan, during the release of the eighth edition of ‘Pathupaatu’, an anthology of 10 ancient Tamil poems, at...

 2017-08-24 01:32 

Oneindia

Gurmeet Ram Rahim rape case: Dera followers stocking up arms and fuel says IB... +

The Director General of Punjab in a letter to all senior police officers has said that the Dera Sacha Sauda Sirsa premises has stock of petrol......

 2017-08-24 01:30 

The Quint

QBiz: PSU Bank Mergers; Uber Integrates UPI & BHIM Payment on App... +

The Quint brings you the top business stories making headlines in dailies across India....

 2017-08-24 01:25 

The Quint

QBullet: Right to Privacy Verdict; Suresh Prabhu Offers to Quit... +

The Quint’s roundup of headlines from the national dailies....

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