India Times PM Modi, CJI agree on Alok Verma as CBI chief 2017-01-19T20:14:48.000000Z The government has approved the appointment of Delhi Police commissioner Alok Verma as the new CBI chief in keeping with the recommendation of the selection committee. Jallikattu protests spread: What is fuelling the fire 2017-01-19T19:35:46.000000Z With the last of powerful leaders gone with Jayalalithaa's death, what we see today could be an eruption of that pent-up anger, say observers. Jallikattu came as a spark, with all the ingredients of hurt pride and unrecognised valour. SC’s code on school bus observed mostly in breach 2017-01-19T19:25:00.000000Z Police and other authorities have blinked at schools operating buses without following the guidelines. The SC had made it clear that only drivers with five years' heavy vehicle driving experience would be eligible to ferry schoolchildren, any driver booked twice for traffic-related offences was to b... Jallikattu protests: 10 top developments 2017-01-19T17:27:04.000000Z Yuvraj, Dhoni blast tons as India clinch series 2017-01-19T12:08:41.000000Z Powered by magnificent centuries from Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni, India recovered to post a massive 381/6 in the second ODI against England to clinch the three-match series with a match to spare. Jallikattu: Statewide 'rail roko' by DMK tomorrow 2017-01-19T02:47:18.000000Z 23 years on, youth sees dad freed from jail, dies 2017-01-19T01:55:05.000000Z Sajid's (24) excitement to meet his father, lodged in jail for life, proved costly for him. Sajid, happy to meet his father, complained of chest pain and died of heart attack. 'Air pollution killed 81,000 in Delhi & Mumbai' 2017-01-18T23:55:57.000000Z With its higher pollution levels, Delhi recorded more premature deaths due to ingestion of PM10 from vehicle exhaust, construction dust and other industrial processes. Casualties went up from 19,716 in 1995 to 48,651 in 2015. In Mumbai, the comparative figure rose from 19,291 to 32,014 in 20 years. Jallikattu protests: Panneerselvam to meet PM 2017-01-18T23:14:31.000000Z On a day when jallikattu protests gathered strength across Tamil Nadu, chief minister O Panneerselvam said he would meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday to get an ordinance passed in favour of the traditional bull-taming sport. China sticks to its stand on Azhar, NSG issues 2017-01-18T18:03:45.000000Z The Chinese foreign ministry suggested that the issue of India's membership to the Nuclear Suppliers' Group and Masood Azhar, the Pakistan-based terrorist, should not be regarded as an obstacle in the relationship between the two countries.