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CPM admits to losing support among 'basic classes' , says worst Lok Sabha performance since independence

The CPI-M has admitted that its rout in the Lok Sabha elections follows "an erosion of support among the basic classes".An editorial in the CPI-M jour...

Two sisters allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint in UP's Muzaffarnagar

Two minor sisters were allegedly raped by four men at gunpoint on Tuesday evening, police said.According to a complaint, the sisters aged 13 and 15 ye...

Certain humane considerations must influence grant of visa, HC tells Centre

Although the State has "unfettered discretion" while granting visas to foreign nationals, certain humane considerations must influence its decisions, ...

Man killed as portion of cladding collapses at railway station

A pedestrian was killed Wednesday after a portion of a cladding fell on him at the bustling Churchgate railway station here, officials said.Madhukar N...

Anticipatory bail back in UP after 33 years

Anticipatory bail is back in Uttar Pradesh after almost 33 years. The provision of pre-arrest bail was scrapped in 1976 during the Emergency. The accu...