Nation https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation.rss Latest India News - read breaking news, politics, crime stories from all states in India on Onmanorama. en Sat, 09 Nov 2019 00:58:57 GMT https://www.manoramaonline.com/privacy.html Rafale case: Rahul calls for joint parliamentary committee probe, Congress follows lead Rahul Gandhi added that despite what it appears to be, the SC verdict left open a 'huge door' for investigation. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/rafale-verdict-supreme-court-rahul-gandhi-congress-joint-parliamentary-probe.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/rafale-verdict-supreme-court-rahul-gandhi-congress-joint-parliamentary-probe.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:12:00 GMT Disqualified Karnataka MLAs join BJP, Yediyurappa calls them future MLAs and ministers BJP, which aims to win a majority of the 15 constituencies where bypolls will be held, is likely to field most of them as the party candidates. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/disqualified-karnataka-mlas-join-bjp-yediyurappa-roshan-baig.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/disqualified-karnataka-mlas-join-bjp-yediyurappa-roshan-baig.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:10:02 GMT Chronology of events in Rafale fighter jets deal case the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected review petitions against its verdict giving clean chit to the Narendra Modi government. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/rafale-fighter-jets-deal-case-timeline.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/rafale-fighter-jets-deal-case-timeline.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:42:22 GMT India may again attempt soft landing on Moon next November On September 7, ISRO attempted a soft landing of Chandrayaan-2's 'Vikram' on the unchartered lunar south pole, before losing communication with the lander. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/india-may-again-attempt-soft-landing-on-moon-next-november.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/india-may-again-attempt-soft-landing-on-moon-next-november.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:16:40 GMT Lata Mangeshkar showing signs of improvement, says hospital sources Mangeshkar, 90, was admitted to the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai after she complained of difficulty in breathing in the early hours of Monday. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/lata-mangeshkar-health-report-mumbai-hospital.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/lata-mangeshkar-health-report-mumbai-hospital.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:00:46 GMT SC closes contempt plea against Rahul Gandhi, asks him to be careful in future The court said the remarks made by Gandhi were far from true and he should have refrained from those and could have been careful. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/sc-closes-contempt-plea-against-rahul-gandhi-asks-him-to-be-care.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/sc-closes-contempt-plea-against-rahul-gandhi-asks-him-to-be-care.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:58:10 GMT Supreme Court gives clean chit to Modi govt in Rafale deal The apex court rejected the contention that there was need for registration of FIR in connection with the deal. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/supreme-court-gives-clean-chit-to-modi-govt-in-rafale-deal.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/supreme-court-gives-clean-chit-to-modi-govt-in-rafale-deal.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:01:16 GMT Brazilian Prez Bolsonaro to be chief guest at India's Republic Day celebrations in 2020 Modi, who is in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit which will focus on building mechanisms for counter-terrorism cooperation and strengthen India's ties with the world's five major economies, met Bolsonaro on the sidelines of the meeting. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/brazilian-prez-bolsonaro-to-be-chief-guest-at-india-s-republic-d.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/brazilian-prez-bolsonaro-to-be-chief-guest-at-india-s-republic-d.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 04:41:51 GMT IAF Chief's HTT-40 flight to propel HAL spirits This is the maiden visit of the IAF chief to Bengaluru, after taking over charge in October. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/iaf-hal-chief-htt-40-flight-rks-bhadauria.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/14/iaf-hal-chief-htt-40-flight-rks-bhadauria.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 05:00:20 GMT Fathima's is the ninth suicide since 2016. What is wrong at IIT-Madras? Keralite girl Fathima Latheef's death is the third suicide in IIT-Madras this year. Since 2016, nine others have committed suicide in this premier institution. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/fathima-latheef-kollam-girl-suicide-iit-madras-chennai.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/fathima-latheef-kollam-girl-suicide-iit-madras-chennai.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:23:31 GMT Analysis | Poor bypoll show unlikely to end Yediyurappa's reign in Karnataka The BJP has 106 members in the 224-member Karnataka Assembly, seven seats short of a simple majority. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/karnataka-bypoll-yediyurappa-reign-bjp-congress-jds.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/karnataka-bypoll-yediyurappa-reign-bjp-congress-jds.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:01:14 GMT Shashi Tharoor adds another feather to his cap - standup comedy | Video Just when it seemed as if he had done it all, Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has surprised us once again by adding another feather to his cap – stand-up comedy. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/indian-politician-shashi-tharoor-standup-comedy-amazon-prime.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/indian-politician-shashi-tharoor-standup-comedy-amazon-prime.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 16:17:29 GMT Bihar boy wins 'BRICS-Young Innovator Prize' The prize was awarded to Prakash, who hails from Bihar, for inventing an affordable indigenously designed milk chilling unit for small to marginal rural dairy farmers. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/brics-young-innovator-prize-ravi-prakash-phd-india.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/brics-young-innovator-prize-ravi-prakash-phd-india.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:55:38 GMT INX Media case: Delhi court extends Chidambaram's judicial custody till Nov 27 Chidambaram was arrested by the CBI on August 21 in the INX Media corruption case and is currently in the ED custody in a related money laundering matter. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/inx-media-case-chidambaram-judicial-custody-extended.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/inx-media-case-chidambaram-judicial-custody-extended.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 13:18:51 GMT Authorities set to give Ayodhya complete makeover after SC verdict in favour of Ram Temple Resorts, a five-star hotel, an international bus terminal and an airport are some of the many things planned at Ayodhya. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/ayodhya-makeover-sc-verdict-airport-resorts-bus-terminal.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/ayodhya-makeover-sc-verdict-airport-resorts-bus-terminal.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:12:43 GMT In JNU's partial rollback of fee hike, only BPL students to benefit The JNUTA members were not informed about the shift in the venue, the protesters alleged. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/jnu-protest-fee-hike-executive-council-meet.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/jnu-protest-fee-hike-executive-council-meet.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 16:35:06 GMT CJI's office comes under RTI Act, says Supreme Court A five-judge constitution bench had on April 4 reserved its verdict on appeals filed in 2010 by the Supreme Court secretary general and its central public information officer against the High Court and the Central Information Commission's (CIC) orders. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/cjis-office-comes-under-rti-act-says-supreme-court.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/cjis-office-comes-under-rti-act-says-supreme-court.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 10:20:56 GMT Explore feasibility of hydrogen-based Japanese tech to fight air pollution: SC tells Centre The court directed the Centre to expedite the deliberations on the issue and come before the court with its findings on December 3. https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/explore-feasibility-of-hydrogen-based-japanese-tech-to-fight-air.html https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/2019/11/13/explore-feasibility-of-hydrogen-based-japanese-tech-to-fight-air.html Wed, 13 Nov 2019 08:45:30 GMT