• Afghan: 9 militants killed
  • Bihar: 55 students fall ill
  • Shanghai: Tiger kills feeder
  • Republic of Congo: 18 killed
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  • 21 killed in Philippine
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Bihar: 55 students fall ill  

17 Dec, 2013  

At least 55 children fell ill on Tuesday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar, officials said. The students are now out of danger.


'Homophobia came into India, not homosexuality'  (17 Dec, 2013)

Disappointed at the Supreme Court's ruling upholding Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), author Vikram Seth said political parties that favour this ruling should know that homophobia came into India and not homosexuality.

Aam Aadmi Party to discuss Congress reply  (17 Dec, 2013)

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders met in this Uttar Pradesh town neighbouring Delhi on Tuesday to take a final decision on the Congress party's

SC to hear Campa Cola illegal flats case on Jan 6  (17 Dec, 2013)

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would hear Jan 6 the plea by Campa Cola Society flat owners seeking the recall of its earlier order asking them to vacate the flats built in violation of the sanctioned plan.

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day  (17 Dec, 2013)

The Lok Sabha was on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday over the issues of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and removal of Justice A.K. Ganguly as the chief of West Bengal rights panel.

Shanghai: Tiger kills feeder  (17 Dec, 2013)

A tiger attacked and killed its feeder at the Shanghai Zoo Tuesday morning.

PM meets Mulayam over Lokpal bill  (17 Dec, 2013)

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav in an effort to make the party agree for the passage of the Lokpal bill.

BJP extremely keen on passing Lokpal bill, says Jaitley  (17 Dec, 2013)

The BJP is "extremely keen" on passing the Lokpal bill and has given a notice for the suspension of question hour, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.

SC restrains UP police from acting against Taslima  (17 Dec, 2013)

The Supreme Court on Tuesday restrained Uttar Pradesh Police from taking any coercive step against self-exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen following her criticism of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal meeting cleric Maulana Tauqeer Raza Khan just before Delhi assembly elections.