India News, India Breaking News, Latest news headlines in India - Oneindia News Oneindia News Provides Latest news headlines & Breaking news from India. Get the Live & Current affairs stories in India Politics, crime, development concentrating on cities, regional areas etc.. Tue, 23 Jul 2019 16:21:01 +0530 India News, India Breaking News, Latest news headlines in India - Oneindia News Oneindia News Provides Latest news headlines & Breaking news from India. Get the Live & Current affairs stories in India Politics, crime, development concentrating on cities, regional areas etc.. Centre has rejects proposal to grant statehood to Puducherry New Delhi, July 23: The Centre has rejected a proposal to grant statehood to Puducherry, Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. He said the Puducherry Legislative Assembly had passed resolutions seeking statehood Tue, 23 Jul 2019 15:57:08 +0530 SC extends deadline for Assam NRC to August 31 New Delhi, July 23: The Supreme Court said that it is not inclined to order a re-verification of the draft NRC. The court however extended the deadline for the publication of the final NRC to August 31 2019 as opposed to Tue, 23 Jul 2019 16:14:16 +0530 With moulvis running modules, how UP is fighting terror New Delhi, July 23: It was in the year 2012 that the Uttar Pradesh government led by Akhilesh Yadav contemplated dropping of charges against 15 undertrials accused in the serial blasts that rocked Lucknow, Ayodhya and Varanasi in 2007. It was Tue, 23 Jul 2019 15:17:02 +0530 Trump’s disclosure on third party mediation in Kashmir dispute marks a ‘huge policy shift’: Mufti New Delhi, July 23: Peoples Democratic Party Chief Mehbooba Mufti says that Trump's disclosure about India seeking third party intervention in the Kashmir conflict marks a "huge policy shift". Taking to twitter, she wrote: Despite GOI refuting idea of third party Tue, 23 Jul 2019 15:50:52 +0530 In a first, Andhra Pradesh reserves 75% private jobs for locals Vijaywada, July 23: Andhra Pradesh became the first state in India to reserve jobs for locals in all private industries. The Andhra assembly passed the Andhra Pradesh Employment of Local Candidates in Industries/Factories Act, 2019 on Monday. The Bill does not Tue, 23 Jul 2019 14:22:34 +0530 Weak foreign ministry denial won't do, PM must answer: Rahul Gandhi on Kashmir mediation row New Delhi, July 23: Amid massive controversy over United States President Donald Trump' claim on Kashmir mediation, Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed Modi government saying that a 'meek denial' from the Foreign Ministry on the matter will not suffice. Tue, 23 Jul 2019 13:18:34 +0530 PM Modi did not any request on Kashmir mediation to Trump: Jaishankar tells parliament New Delhi, July 23: Amid controversy over US President Donald Trump's claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had sought his "mediation" in the Kashmir issue, Minister of External Affairs (MEA) S Jaishankar today said that "no such request has been made Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:39:27 +0530 Floor test may take place today, Speaker tells SC New Delhi, July 23: The Supreme Court has deferred hearing on a petition filed by two Karnataka independent MLAs, after the Speaker submitted that he is optimistic that the trust vote will take place today. Senior advocate, Mukul Rohatgi appearing for Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:25:23 +0530 Explained: What is the Shimla Agreement and Lahore Declaration New Delhi, July 23: External Affairs Minister, Dr. S Jaishankar stated in the Rajya Sabha that the Shimla Agreement and the Lahore Declaration provides the basis to resolve all issues between India and Pakistan. His statement comes in the Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:43:43 +0530 SC cancels RERA registration of Amrapali, directs ED to file money laundering case New Delhi, July 23: The Supreme Court while cancelling the RERA registration of real estate major Amrapali Group also said that the Enforcement Directorate shall register a case of money laundering against its directors. The court while cracking down on real Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:00:18 +0530 Govt hell bent to make RTI an extinct law: Sonia Gandhi New Delhi, July 23: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi launched a scathing attack on Narendra Modi government over the amendment of the RTI Act, saying that the government is pushing the historic law towards extinction. "It is a matter of utmost concern Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:58:27 +0530 Kairana SP MLA booked for asking people to boycott shops run by BJP supporters Muzaffarnagar, Jul 23: An FIR has been filed against Samajwadi Party MLA from Kairana in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district for allegedly asking people to boycott shops being run BJP supporters, police said on Tuesday. The FIR was filed on Monday evening Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:52:55 +0530 Opposition slams PM over Trump's mediation offer on Kashmir, asks why Modi is mum New Delhi, July 23: The Congress on Tuesday welcomed the government's reiteration ofIndia's 'no third party involvement' stand on the Kashmir issue but askedwhy Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "mum" over US President Donald Trump's claim that the Indian leaderasked him Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:38:10 +0530 Akhilesh Yadav set to lose Z plus security New Delhi, July 23: Former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav is set to lose his Z+ security. The order was signed yesterday and will be conveyed to the National Security Guards. Sources say that the NSG will be intimated Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:35:08 +0530 PM Modi pays tribute to Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Chandra Shekhar Azad New Delhi, Jul 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tributes to freedom fighters Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad on their birth anniversaries and hailed their contribution to the country's independence movement. On Tilak's 163rd birth Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:24:31 +0530 Heavy rains to lash Kerala, Karnataka; red alert in Kannur, Kasaragod today Thiruvananthpuram, July 23: The Southwest Monsoon, which has gathered steam yet again, will continue to pound north and central Kerala for the next couple of days, according to the Indian Meteorological Department. Meanwhile, the death toll in connection with monsoon-related calamities Tue, 23 Jul 2019 09:41:27 +0530 US Congressman calls Trump’s Kashmir statement 'amateurish, embarrassing' New Delhi, July 23: Hours after India denied US President Donald Trump's claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to mediate in resolving the Kashmir issue with Pakistan, US Congressman Brad Sherman on Tuesday apologised to India's US envoy Tue, 23 Jul 2019 09:29:04 +0530 Ban on pellet guns: SC gives J&K HC six weeks to decide New Delhi, July 23: The Supreme Court asked the Jammu and Kashmir High Court to decide within six weeks the plea seeking ban on the use of pellet guns for controlling street protests in the state. A bench headed by Chief Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:05:51 +0530 “For the love of our nation:” Martyred soldier, Aurangazeb’s brothers join Army New Delhi, July 23: The two brothers os martyred Kashmiri soldier, Aurangazeb have joined the Indian Army. Aurangazeb, it may recalled was abducted and killed by terrorists in Pulwama, while he was on his way home for Eid. The two brothers Tue, 23 Jul 2019 06:59:19 +0530 Lt. Gen Narvane appointed vice chief of Army, likely to succeed General Rawat New Delhi, July 23: Eastern Army Commander, Lt. General Manoj Mukund Narvane will be the next vice of Army staff. He would replace, Lt. General D Anbu, who retires on August 31. This appointment indicates that he is likely to take Tue, 23 Jul 2019 06:52:36 +0530 Chandrayaan 2 launched: ISRO now sets eye on mission to study the Sun New Delhi, July 23: After the successful launch of Chandrayaan-2, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) now sets it's eye on planned launch of its solar mission, Aditya-L1. The mission is planned for launch in the first half of 2020. Aditya-L1 Tue, 23 Jul 2019 05:59:14 +0530 NRC Assam coordinator dismisses reports of Rohingya migrant in draft list Guwahati, July 22: The Assam Coordinator of National Register of Citizens Prateek Hajela on Monday termed as "false" and "baseless" media reports of inclusion of a Rohingya migrant in the draft NRC. Referring to media reports published on July Tue, 23 Jul 2019 01:53:58 +0530 After Trump's Kashmir mediation offer, opposition asks govt to clarify New Delhi, July 22: Taking exception to US President Donald Trump''s offer to mediate between India and Pakistan on the Kashmir issue, the opposition on Monday demanded that the Modi government should clarify whether there has been a shift in India''s Tue, 23 Jul 2019 00:40:02 +0530 ‘Cheap publicity’: Kumaraswamy says fake letter being circulated on his resignation Bengaluru, July 22: Adding to the drama at the Karnataka Assembly, a resignation letter, which was seen kept at Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's bench in Vidhana Soudha, has stirred a fresh controversy. "Due to my personal reasons, I'm tendering Mon, 22 Jul 2019 23:23:19 +0530 Amid crisis over survival of K'taka govt, MP Cong dares BJP to seek division of votes in house Bhopal, July 23: The ruling Congress in Madhya Pradesh on Monday dared the BJP to seek a division of votes in the Legislative Assembly if it had the "courage" to do so and appealed to the opposition party to stop spreading Tue, 23 Jul 2019 01:37:31 +0530 Not one girl born in 16 villages in six months in Uttarkashi; CM orders probe Uttarkashi, July 22: Not a single girl was born in 16 villages here in the last six months, with authorities suspecting that health facilities were conducting illegal sex determination tests and abortions, following which the Uttarakhand chief minister ordered a probe into Mon, 22 Jul 2019 21:24:46 +0530 Indian at heart, Indian in spirit: PM Modi celebrates Chandrayaan 2 launch New Delhi, July 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated ISRO for the successful launch of Chandrayaan-2 and said scientists overcame the glitches during the previous launch, proving their grit and determination. The prime minister spoke with Indian Mon, 22 Jul 2019 20:43:47 +0530 Amid opposition protest, Lok Sabha passes RTI Amendment Bill New Delhi, July 22: The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2019 amid protest by the opposition. While 218 members voted in favour of the RTI (Amendment) Bill, 79 went against the bill. The Mon, 22 Jul 2019 19:22:51 +0530 Govt panel suggests ban on private cryptocurrencies New Delhi, July 22: An inter-ministerial government committee has submitted its report suggesting the path that India should take regarding digital currencies in India. The committee headed by finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg has proposed a draft bill "Banning of Cryptocurrency Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:33:57 +0530 Odisha shelter home head arrested for sexual abuse of HIV-infected minor Bhawanipatna, July 22: The superintendent of a shelter home for HIV-infected children in Odisha's Kalahandi district was arrested on Monday for allegedly sexually abusing an eight-year-old inmate. Saroj Das, the superintendent of the shelter home 'Prayash', was apprehended after a complaint Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:05:55 +0530