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Sukma attack: Maoist groups diminish in number but still going strong
India Today India's greatest internal security threat from Maoist fighters is receding, but state complacency continues to cost lives. Sandeep Unnithan · Follow @SandeepUnnithan April 27, 2017 | UPDATED 17:27 IST. A +A -. Photo: Somnath Sen... -

In Health Warning Showdown, Tobacco Industry Turns To Supreme Court
The tobacco industry has sought to delay strict new health warning rules by appealing to the Supreme Court, a move anti-smoking activists say could backfire given that the court has ruled against ciga...

Baahubali 2 review: Rajamouli keeps winking, and we keep falling for it
Baahubali: The Conclusion doesn't enlarge the scope of the first picture or deepen its meaning, feels Sreehari Nair.

Hyderabad Court rejects CBI's plea against Jaganmohan Reddy's bail
[India], Mar. 28 (ANI): A Hyderabad court on Friday rejected the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)'s plea, seeking cancellation of the bail granted to YSR Congress party Chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy in a disproportionate assets case.The matter will be next heard on June 9.Earlier, the CBI had filed a petition asking the CBI court to cancel Jagan Mohan Reddy's bail in a DA case, claiming that Jagan has violated the bail clause.The petition has been accepted by the CBI court, and Reddy has been asked to file a counter petition on the 7th of April.Sources have said the CBI is alleging that Jagan is trying to influence the case.The CBI court had granted conditional bail to Jagan in September 2013 after spending 16 months in jail.Jagan was arrested in May 2012 in the alleged DA case when he was the member of the Parliament.The CBI has listed Jagan as A-1 and accused him of indulging in quid-pro-quo.(ANI)

Turf war between Delhi government, L-G continues, Kejriwal to meet President today
Kejriwal has also directed all its officials to apprise him or Minister concerned about any oral or written direction from the L-G or his office before following them.

Adityanath to make surprise calls on landlines to catch truant UP officers
Uttar Pradesh government 'babus' used to playing truant for an afternoon siesta or meeting an old friend will now risk getting caught as Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has decided to dial up officers' on their office landlines to check if they are present.

Bahubali 2 likely to rake in Rs 1000 crore
Business Standard According to trade analysts, the movie will out do its prequel and rake in around Rs 1,000 crore (gross worldwide) in its life time. Experts bet that the opening day figure could breach Rs 80 crore (gross). Reports said the film would be released in 9 ...

Dot’s the word
She’s fiercely independent about her original music and doesn’t believe in genres. Meet 18-year-old Aditi Saigal, whose songs are creating waves online

`Hello, I am an ISI agent`: Pakistani man tells IGI Airport official - Know what happened next
Muhammad Ahmad Sheikh Muhammad Rafiq, a Pakistani passport holder, ​had arrived in Delhi by Air India's flight from Dubai and was further booked for Kathmandu.

BJP leaders question Modi for calling Rahul 'shahzada'
Disgruntled BharatiyaJanata Party BJP leaders of Bihars silk city Bhagalpur have petitioned Prime Minister NarendraModi questioning his morale for calling Congress vicepresident Rahul Gandhi shahzadeshyan urdu word used to address scion of an imperial estatewhen his own party was promoting the shahzadeculture in Bihar

Defence manufacturing policy coming soon: Jaitley
Defence manufacturing policy coming soon: JaitleyNew Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Indian government will soon unveil a policy to encourage domestic defence manufacturing and reduce imports of military equipment, Union Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. "India is the world's largest arms importer, spending some 1.8 per cent of its GDP on defence. It imports about 70 per cent of defence equipment, a proposition which the government wants to change," Jaitley said at the annual session here of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).