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  • Samajwadi Party will support congress in Gujarat Assembly Polls.It has been announced by party's national President and former UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav this afternoon at Lucknow.


  • 23 Oct 2017


    Hyderabad pacer Mohammed Siraj and Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer were the two new faces in the Indian T20 squad announced today for the three-match series against New Zealand starting 1st of next month. Despite speculation, skipper Virat Kohli has decided against taking rest from the New Zealand leg and the first two Tests against Sri Lanka, starting November 16.




  • Rajasthan Government tabled in the assembly today, the controversial Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment 2017) bill. Not only opposition but also a ruling party MLA strongly opposed this bill as the Assembly proceedings started.


  • 23 Oct 2017



    In Badminton, ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has lifted the Denmark Open Superseries trophy at Odense. In the title clash last night, Srikanth, seeded 8th, defeated South Korea's Lee Hyun-il in straight games, 21-10, 21-5 to bag his third Super Series title of the year and fifth overall.


  • 23 Oct 2017



    In Football, Brazil and Spain have joined England and Mali in the semi-finals of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup being held in India.In the quarterfinals yesterday, while Brazil got the better of Germany, 2-1 in Kolkata, Spain defeated Iran, 3-1 in Kochi.




  • BJP has released its list of 40 star campaigners for the upcoming Himachal Pradesh elections.The list includes Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party chief Amit Shah and 10 Union ministers.


  • 23 Oct 2017



    In Cricket, India lost the first ODI of the 3-match series against New Zealand by six wickets at Mumbai last night. Opting to bat, Team India posted 280 for 8 courtesy skipper Virat Kohli's 121, which was his 31st ODI hundred.




  • The winter session of the Haryana Assembly begins today.The three-day session is expected to be stormy.




  • Supreme Court today asked Gujarat Government if there has been any departmental action against cops convicted in the Bilkis Bano gangrape case.



  • Japan's ruling coalition has won an overwhelming victory in yesterday's general election.The Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Komeito party won more than two-thirds of the Lower House seats, allowing them to propose the first amendment to the country's Constitution.



  • A senior Trump administration official has said the US wants Myanmar to set conditions for the return of Rohingya Muslims as it believes that this "humanitarian catastrophe" can be used by some as a way to foment hatred along religious lines and then violence.




  • A senior Trump administration official has said the US wants Myanmar to set conditions for the return of Rohingya Muslims as it believes that this "humanitarian catastrophe" can be used by some as a way to foment hatred along religious lines and then violence. The official told PTI that it is a very significant humanitarian and security concern.




  • In Japan, four people have died and one went missing after a typhoon struck the country.Typhoon Lan made landfall at Shizuoka, 175 kilometres south-west of Tokyo, early today.




  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hit out at the Congress for questioning the Election Commission over the delay in announcing the poll schedule for Gujarat. He was addressing a public meeting at Vadodara yesterday after dedicating and laying foundation of various development works worth over 1,140 crore rupees.




  • The 3-day grand finale of Paryatan Parv, a nation-wide celebration of tourism, will begin in New Delhi today.Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be the Chief Guest at the formal inaugural function of the event, while Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will grace the closing ceremony on Wednesday.




  • In Himachal Pradesh, the nomination process for the ensuing assembly elections continue today on final day. According to reports several lea...



  • External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj opened the new chancery complex of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka today on the last day of her Bangladesh visit. Mrs.




  • External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj opened the new chancery complex of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka today on the last day of her Bangladesh visit. Mrs.




  • Sri Lanka Coast Guard has commissioned the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), CG 60 provided by Indian coast guard last month as ship 'Suraksha'. The ship was commissioned at a ceremony held at the Colombo Harbour on Saturday amidst presence of state minister of defence Ruwan Wijewardene, High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka Shri Taranjit Singh Sandhu and other dignitaries.



  • Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that government has so far opened more than nine thousand Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra to impart skill training to youth. Inaugurating one such a Centre at Mandir Marg in New Delhi, Mr Singh said, government has earmarked 12 hundred crore rupees so that youth belonging to economically weaker section could be trained in skill training.


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