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Flood situation in Assam remains critical, 10 dead in last 24 hrs
Guwahati (Assam) | June 24, 2022 10:55:12 PM IST
The flood situation in Assam remained critical on Friday as 45.34 lakh people are still reeling under the deluge. ... read..


We have nothing to do with crisis faced by Shiv Sena, says Maharashtra BJP chief
Kolhapur (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 10:55:08 PM IST
Maharashtra BJP chief Chandrakant Patil on Friday said that the party has "nothing to do" with the problems faced by Shiv Sena due to revolt by a section of its MLAs. ... read..


Delhi witnesses dip in COVID cases, logs 1,447 fresh infections in last 24 hours
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 10:55:04 PM IST
The national capital witnessed a dip in the new COVID-19 cases with 1,447 fresh infections recorded in the last 24 hours, according to a health bulletin by the Delhi government on Friday. ... read..


DCW issues summons to Delhi Police, CISF seeking action over sexual harassment in Delhi Metro
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 10:55:02 PM IST
The Delhi Commission for Women on Friday issued summons to Delhi Police and the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) over the alleged sexual harassment of a woman in Delhi Metro. ... read..


Gujarat gives nod for 45th Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) | June 24, 2022 10:54:57 PM IST
The Gujarat government has given its nod for the 145th rath yatra of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad on July 1 with restricted participation and strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols and guidelines. ... read..


Storm of people will join Congress in near future: Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy
Hyderabad (Telangana) | June 24, 2022 10:54:55 PM IST
TRS leader and Aswaraopet former MLA Tati Varnakateshwarlu and TRS sitting ZPTC Kantarao joined the Congress party in the presence of TPCC president Revant Reddy on Friday. ... read..


MoS Home Rai welcomes SC's clean chit to then Gujarat CM in 2002 Gujarat Riots
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 10:26:56 PM IST
Union Minister for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to dismiss a petition challenging the closure report filed by SIT discarding the allegations of a larger conspiracy by high state functionaries including the the ... read..


Huawei rolls out Freebuds Pro 2 with dual drivers and IP54 resistance
Shenzhen | June 24, 2022 9:57:03 PM IST
Huawei on Thursday teased the Freebuds Pro 2 on its Twitter page, and just hours later, the new flagship audio wearables made their debut at a media event in Central and Eastern Europe. ... read..


Delhi govt earns overs Rs 100 cr as dividend from coop housing finance corp
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:57:00 PM IST
The Delhi Government has earned Rs 7.26 crores as dividends for the last two years from Delhi Co-operative Housing Finance Corporation. ... read..


CBI conducts surprise check in alleged Tuna scam in Lakshadweep
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:56:54 PM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team comprising of about 25 officials led by a DIG rank official camped in Lakshadweep are conducting a Joint Surprise Check along with Vigilance officials of Lakshadweep administration related to corruption and i ... read..


Delhi govt to organise 3-day mega fair to promote alternatives of single-use plastic
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:56:48 PM IST
The Delhi government will organise a three-day mega fair to promote alternatives of single-use plastic from July 1 to 3 in Delhi's Thyagaraj Stadium, an official statement informed on Friday. ... read..


Shinde faction moves no-confidence motion against Maha Dy. Speaker after Uddhav faction's plea to disqualify rebel MLAs
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 9:56:46 PM IST
A day after the Uddhav Thackeray faction submitted a plea before Deputy Speaker Narhari Jhirwal to disqualify the rebel MLAs, the Ekanth Shinde faction on Friday gave a notice of no-confidence motion against the deputy speaker. ... read..


Mob attacks DYFI worker in Kozhikode, five held
Kozhikode (Kerala) | June 24, 2022 9:56:42 PM IST
An activist of the DYFI suffered serious injuries when he was allegedly attacked by workers of the SDPI and Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) in the district early on Thursday. ... read..


TDP condemns police attack on Chittoor ex-Mayor, blames Andhra government
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) | June 24, 2022 9:25:04 PM IST
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) National President and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday condemned the police attack on Chittoor ex-mayor Kathari Hemalatha and blamed the Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP)-led governme ... read..


ED attaches Rs 78.38-cr assets of Maharashtra-based Jalna Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:24:56 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday attached Rs 78.38 crore assets of Maharashtra-based Jalna Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd in connection with a money-laundering probe relating to the illegal sale of Cooperative Sugar Mills (Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana ... read..


Facing rebellion, Shiv Sena calls meeting of national executive committee tomorrow
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 8:54:50 PM IST
After addressing the district chiefs of Shiv Sena on Friday, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has called a meeting of the party's national executive committee tomorrow at 1 pm. ... read..


Haryana to face severe shortage of IAS officers by 2022 end: Khattar raises issue with Centre
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 8:54:45 PM IST
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday raised an issue with the Centre regarding a "severe shortage" of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers in his state by the end of this year. ... read..


Delhi HC hopeful of IOA increasing athletic quota for Common Wealth Games
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 8:54:40 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Friday sought response from the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and said that it is hoping that the IOA would increase the layers' quota for the Common Wealth Games (CWG) squad which would enable the athletic federation to send it ... read..


2002 Gujarat riots: Disgruntled officers who made false revelations must be put in the dock, says SC
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 8:26:01 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday remarked that disgruntled officials of the Gujarat government who made sensational revelations in relation to the 2002 riots only "to keep the pot boiling" must be put in the dock and proceeded with in accordance with the law. ... read..


Kerala CM condemns attack on Rahul Gandhi's Wayanad office
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | June 24, 2022 8:25:56 PM IST
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan condemned the attack on Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's office in Wayanad on Friday and said that strong action would be taken against the accused. ... read..


Office of rebel Shiv Sena MLA vandalised in Mumbai
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 8:25:47 PM IST
The office of one of the rebel MLAs of Shiv Sena, Mangesh Kudalkar, was vandalised on Friday allegedly by party workers amid the ongoing factionalism in the party. ... read..


Chinese visa case: ED assures HC no coercive action against Karti Chidambaram
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 8:25:45 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Friday adjourned the hearing on an anticipatory bail plea of Congress leader Karti Chidambaram for July 12. ... read..


Kerala: Rahul Gandhi's Wayanad office vandalised
(Kerala) | June 24, 2022 7:55:12 PM IST
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's office in Kainatty near Kalpetta here was vandalized on Friday allegedly by the Students Federation of India (SFI) activists. ... read..


Parameswaran Iyer replaces Amitabh Kant as NITI Aayog CEO
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 7:55:08 PM IST
The Union Government has appointed a retired bureaucrat Parameswaran Iyer as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the NITI Aayog for a period of two years or until further orders, as per the official notification issued by the Department of Personnel ... read..


Sharad Pawar meets Uddhav Thackeray amid Maharashtra crisis
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 7:55:03 PM IST
Amid the continuing political crisis in Maharashtra due to revolt in the Shiv Sena, NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Deputy CM Ajit Pawar arrived at Matoshree, the residence of the Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai. ... read..


Pixel 7 Pro's display to be brighter than 6 Pro's panel
Washington | June 24, 2022 7:25:14 PM IST
Google's work on adopting a new display panel for the Pixel 7 Pro, the new S6E3HC4 panel will have the same 3,120 x 1,440px resolution and 10-120Hz refresh rate. The source code included in the Android 13 betas provides a partial response to that query. ... read..


ED arrests ex-Managing Director of Industrial Co-operative Bank Ltd in a money laundering case
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 7:25:13 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested Subhra Jyoti Bharali, former Managing Director of Industrial Co-operative Bank Limited in a money laundering case, the agency said on Friday. ... read..


BJP trying to oust Uddhav ever since he took over as Maha CM: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 24, 2022 7:25:03 PM IST
With the crisis in Maharashtra politics constantly deepening, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Friday alleged that the BJP, in its attempt to make India "Opposition-free", is using "all resources and muscle power" to "oust" Uddhav Thackeray from ... read..


'Will fight', say Shiv Sena leaders after meeting with Uddhav Thackeray amid Maha crisis
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 7:25:01 PM IST
Shiv Sena leaders on Friday, after the conclusion of a virtual meeting with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, said that they will "fight out" the ongoing political crisis in the state and the party is intact. ... read..


AIADMK leaders meet NDA presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 7:24:59 PM IST
AIADMK leaders O Panneerselvam and P Ravindhranath on Friday met National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) candidate for the presidential polls Droupadi Murmu in the national capital. ... read..


As COVID cases surge, expert assures no need to panic, calls for monitoring situation
By Shalini Bhardwaj

New Delhi | June 24, 2022 7:24:57 PM IST
After India reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases in the last 100 days, a top expert said that the surge in COVID-19 infections isn't a concern but it is necessary to closely monitor the severity of the virus. ... read..


Amit Shah to chair MHA's Consultative Committee meets on disaster management, forensics science capacities
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 6:55:48 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah will chair a two-day meeting of the Parliamentary Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) over issues of disaster management and forensics science capacities from Saturday in Gujarat's Kevadia. ... read..


Food can be produced without sunlight via artificial photosynthesis
Washington | June 24, 2022 6:55:47 PM IST
According to a study by the University of California, scientists have found a way to bypass the need for biological photosynthesis altogether and create food independent of sunlight by using artificial photosynthesis. ... read..


Mandaviya says India has tremendous opportunities in green hydrogen
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 6:55:36 PM IST
Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers and Health and Family Welfare, Dr Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday said India has tremendous opportunities in green hydrogen and industries, academia and government must come together in order to succeed. ... read..


Over 42 lakh deaths prevented in India due to COVID vaccination in 2021: Lancet study
By Shalini Bhardwaj

New Delhi | June 24, 2022 6:55:32 PM IST
COVID-19 vaccination drive in India prevented over 42 lakh deaths in 2021, according to the Lancet Infectious Diseases journal, which is based on findings on estimates of "excess" mortalities in the country during the pandemic. ... read..


Delhi LG suspends two more officers on corruption charges
By Niranjan Mishra

New Delhi | June 24, 2022 6:25:07 PM IST
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Vinai Kumar Saxena has suspended two more officers in a corruption case. Two days back, the Lieutenant Governor had suspended four officers in other cases. Now, action has been taken against two other officers for wrongly sel ... read..


Travel-therapy can provide real mental health and well being benefits: Study
Washington | June 24, 2022 6:25:05 PM IST
A new cross-disciplinary paper from Edith Cowan University (ECU) proposes we change the way we view tourism, seeing it not just as a recreational experience but as an industry that can provide real health benefits. ... read..


Uttarakhand CM Dhami meets Amit Shah in Delhi
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 5:55:31 PM IST
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami paid a courtesy call to the Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah, in New Delhi on Friday. ... read..


'Satyamev Jayate', says Anurag Thakur on SC dismissing plea over SIT report on post-Godhra violence
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 5:55:19 PM IST
Union Minister Anurag Thakur has hailed the Supreme Court decision dismissing a petition challenging the Special Investigation Team (SIT) report on post-Godhra violence in Gujarat and stating that truth alone triumphs. ... read..


Spousal Education leads to positive impact on people's overall health: Study
Washington | June 24, 2022 5:55:11 PM IST
According to a study by Indiana University researchers, spousal education is positively related to people's overall health, with an effect size that rivals the impact of a person's own education. ... read..


Venkaiah Naidu administers oath to five newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 5:25:45 PM IST
Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday administered the oath of office to five newly elected Members of Rajya Sabha from the States of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Odisha in the Rajya Sabha chamber in the Parliament House. ... read..


Uddhav claims rebel Shiv Sena MLAs want to break party, says he did everything for Eknath Shinde
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 5:25:27 PM IST
Amid the political turbulence in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said rebel Shiv Sena MLAs who are camping in Guwahati want to "break the party". ... read..


NCP stands with Uddhav Thackeray, has the right to take decisions: Maharashtra Dy CM Ajit Pawar
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 5:25:25 PM IST
Amid the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra, Deputy CM and Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar on Thursday said that the NCP stands with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and will meet him at his residence this evening. ... read..


Study finds new guidelines for prenatal care delivery
New York | June 24, 2022 5:25:21 PM IST
In order to establish new prenatal care delivery recommendations, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists collaborated with the University of Michigan to bring together a panel of maternity care experts. ... read..


MVA crisis: RJD's Tejashwi Yadav accuses Centre of destabilising non-BJP state governments
Patna (Bihar) | June 24, 2022 5:25:19 PM IST
As the political tussle between Maharashtra Minister Eknath Shinde, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and the tripartite Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government intensifies, Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Friday accused the Centre of destab ... read..


RAW chief's tenure extended, Tapan Deka appointed as new Intelligence Bureau Director
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 5:25:18 PM IST
The Central government on Friday gave one-year extension in service to Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) chief Samant Goel and appointed senior IPS officer Tapan Deka as Director of Intelligence Bureau. ... read..


Fire breaks out at clothing store in Ludhiana
Ludhiana (Punjab) | June 24, 2022 5:25:15 PM IST
A fire broke out at a clothing store in Punjab's Ludhiana, the fire service informed on Friday. ... read..


Maha political crisis: One more Shiv Sena MLA joins Eknath Shinde camp in Assam
Guwahati (Assam) | June 24, 2022 4:55:18 PM IST
Another Shiv Sena MLA Dilip Lande on Friday joined the camps of rebel MLAs led by Eknath Shinde at Guwahati hotel in Assam. ... read..


Himanta Biswa Sarma invites Uddhav Thackeray for 'vacation' in Assam
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 4:55:12 PM IST
As rebel Shiv Sena MLAs and some Independents legislators from Maharashtra continue to camp in Assam, state Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday invited his Maharashtra counterpart Uddhav Thackeray to come to Assam for a "vacation". ... read..


Kejriwal asks Centre to review Agnipath scheme, says it is harmful for youth and country
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 4:25:26 PM IST
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday termed the new Agnipath recruitment scheme for the Armed Forces "harmful for youth and country" and asked the Centre to review it. ... read..


Xiaomi 12 Ultra set to roll out on July 5
Beijing | June 24, 2022 4:25:19 PM IST
The 12 Ultra flagship is anticipated by Xiaomi to launch soon, and according to the most recent reports, it will debut on July 5. ... read..


Study finds women itch less as compared to men
Kyoto | June 24, 2022 3:55:08 PM IST
Human females have a significantly lower incidence of severe psoriasis, which is one of the many factors that men may find to be envious of them at least when it comes to severe skin inflammation, according to a study led by a team of researchers at Kyoto ... read..


Cyber, information, space domains emerging new battlefields: IAF chief
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 3:55:07 PM IST
Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari on Friday said that coercion is the new strategy with cyber and information and space domains emerging as new battlefields and the Indian Air Force needs to reassess its strategic priorities and actions in times of ra ... read..


Made in India combat vehicles inducted in forward areas in Ladakh
Leh (Ladakh) | June 24, 2022 3:55:00 PM IST
Made In India Infantry Combat Vehicles have been inducted into the forward areas in Ladakh boosting the capabilities of the troops deployed there. ... read..


J-K govt orders 'premature retirement' of 9 employees over corruption charges
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | June 24, 2022 3:54:58 PM IST
The Jammu and Kashmir administration ordered the premature retirement of nine employees of the Housing and Urban Development Department (HUDD) on the charges of corruption under Article 226(2) of the Jammu and Kashmir Civil services Regulations, Departmen ... read..


JMM to hold meeting tomorrow over decision on extending support to presidential poll candidates
Ranchi (Jharkhand) | June 24, 2022 3:25:38 PM IST
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Friday called for a meeting of its legislators and MPs, which will be chaired by the party supremo Shibu Soren on Saturday. ... read..


SC adjourns hearing till June 29 on plea filed by Jamiat-Ulama-I-Hind against demolition drive in UP
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 3:25:36 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday deferred a hearing for June 29 on a plea filed by Jamiat-Ulama-I-Hind seeking directions to the Uttar Pradesh authorities to ensure that no further demolitions of properties are carried out in the State without following due pr ... read..


Maharashtra's Deputy Speaker approves Ajay Chaudhary as Shiv Sena Legislative party leader
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 3:25:27 PM IST
Deputy Speaker of Maharashtra Assembly on Friday approved Shiv Sena's proposal to appoint MLA Ajay Chaudhary as party's legislative party leader in the state Assembly. ... read..


India successfully test-fires VL-SRSAM missile from Indian Naval Ship off Odisha coast
Balasore (Odisha) | June 24, 2022 3:25:20 PM IST
India on Friday successfully test-fired the Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from an Indian Naval Ship (INS) off the coast of Chandipur in Odisha. ... read..


Maharashtra crisis: Sanjay Raut expresses confidence of MVA govt winning Floor test
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 2:55:15 PM IST
Amid the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra with rebel leader Eknath Shinde claiming of having the support of 46 MLAs, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Friday expressed confidence that Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government would win the floor test in the ... read..


SC confirms death penalty awarded to man convicted of raping, killing physically, mentally challenged minor girl
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 2:55:13 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday confirmed the death penalty awarded to a man convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing a physically and mentally challenged seven-and-a-half-year-old girl, and noted that the crime was brutal and inhuman. ... read..


Maharashtra crisis: Cong advises rebel leader Shinde to leave Assam in greater interest of state
Guwahati (Assam) | June 24, 2022 2:55:06 PM IST
Amid the ongoing crisis in the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra, Assam Congress chief Bhupen Kumar Borah on Friday wrote a letter to rebel Shiv Sena MLA Eknath Shinde and advised him to leave Assam at the earliest in the greater interest ... read..


Google Chrome latest update brings enhanced security on iOS, the discover feed, and more
Washington | June 24, 2022 2:26:17 PM IST
A number of new features will be added to the most recent version of Chrome for iOS, Google announced today as part of a larger update to the Chrome web browser. ... read..


India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage crosses 196 crore mark
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 2:26:09 PM IST
India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed the 196 crore mark on Friday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed. ... read..


NDA's Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu spoke to Opposition parties seeking their support for her candidature
By Payal Mehta

New Delhi | June 24, 2022 2:26:07 PM IST
Ahead of filling her nomination paper for the Presidential election, Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu on Friday spoke to leaders of Opposition parties including Congress, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), and Trinamool Congress (TMC ... read..


Osom OV1 renamed as Solana Saga, blockchain-focused smartphone
Washington | June 24, 2022 1:55:44 PM IST
The OV1 smartphone was supposed to be released by Osom, a privacy-focused tech company, by the same engineers who worked on the Essential PH-1. ... read..


Gizmos and gadgets in the kitchen
By Pushpesh Pant

New Delhi | June 24, 2022 1:55:34 PM IST
Ever since our prehistoric ancestors stumbled upon the joys of accidentally cooked food, there had been no let-up in inventions of implements that reduce the drudgery in the kitchen. The art and science of cooking have explored new horizons with gadgets a ... read..


Delhi: CBI books private packaging company for bank fraud; searches underway
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 1:55:27 PM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered an FIR against a Delhi-based packaging company for allegedly defrauding a consortium of banks. ... read..


NDA's presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu files her nomination papers
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 1:25:44 PM IST
The presidential candidate nominated by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA, Droupadi Murmu on Friday filed her nomination papers at the Parliament Library Building in the national capital. ... read..


Agnipath:Telangana Congress seeks withdrawal of cases against protesters
Hyderabad (Telangana) | June 24, 2022 1:25:35 PM IST
Demanding the central and state government to withdraw the cases imposed on the youth involved in the agitation against Agnipath Scheme that turned violent on June 17 at Secunderabad Railway station, Congress leader Mallu Ravi said that this shows the "do ... read..


Bengaluru: BBMP issues show-cause notice to engineers over 'sub-standard' asphalting of road
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | June 24, 2022 1:25:33 PM IST
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has issued a show-cause notice to three engineers of RR Nagar Division over "sub-standard" asphalting of Mariyappanapalya main road in Bangalore University campus on Thursday. ... read..


Fresh tussle erupts between Delhi CM, LG: Sources
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 12:57:04 PM IST
A new conflict has erupted between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena, sources informed on Friday. ... read..


Journey of Droupadi Murmu: From tribal leader to seasoned politician and now a President nominee
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 12:57:02 PM IST
Droupadi Murmu, the first woman tribal leader to file her nomination for the top constitutional post of the country, is a seasoned politician from Odisha coupled with an extensive background in the field of academics reflects that she will uplift the trib ... read..


Sanjay Raut alleges Union Minister of threatening NCP chief Sharad Pawar
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 12:25:16 PM IST
Amid the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Friday alleged that Union Minister is threatening Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar. ... read..


2002 Gujarat riots: SC dismisses Zakia Jafri's plea challenging SIT's clean chit to then Gujarat CM
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 12:25:15 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to then Chief Minister Narendra Modi and several others in 2002 Gujarat ... read..


Opposition's Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha gets 'Z' category central security
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 12:25:13 PM IST
The Central government has provided 'Z' category armed security cover of Central Reserve Police Force to Opposition presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha, official sources said on Friday. ... read..


2002 Gujarat riots: SC dismisses Zakia Jafri's plea challenging SIT's clean chit to PM Modi
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 11:55:58 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several others in 2002 Gujarat riots ... read..


No plans for separate state of North Karnataka: CM Bommai
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 11:55:56 AM IST
The government is not thinking or planning to propose a separate state of North Karnataka, state Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai assured on Thursday. ... read..


Rise in COVID-19 infection: India reports 17,336 new cases in 24 hours
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 10:55:12 AM IST
India has reported a significant spike in the cases of coronavirus infection as it reported 17,336 new cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours as compared to the 13,313 total cases recorded on Thursday, the Union Health Ministry informed. ... read..


J-K: Indian Army rescues 17 trekkers
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | June 24, 2022 10:55:05 AM IST
The Indian Army on Thursday evacuated at least 17 trekkers who were on a seven-lake trek in Jammu and Kashmir. ... read..


Maharashtra political crisis: Uddhav Thackeray to chair crucial party meeting today
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 24, 2022 10:55:03 AM IST
Amid the ongoing crisis in Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena on Friday called a meeting of the party leaders including district presidents and chief district coordinators as a confidence-building measure. ... read..


Indian Army, police rescue tribal people stuck in Pirpanjal mountain range in J-K's Rajouri
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) | June 24, 2022 10:55:01 AM IST
Indian Army and Police rescued several tribal people who got stuck in the higher reaches of the Pirpanjal mountain range in Rajouri due to snowfall, said Jammu and Kashmir Traffic Police. ... read..


Karnataka: Former CM HD Kumaraswamy slams BJP for playing dirty politics in Maharashtra
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | June 24, 2022 10:26:36 AM IST
Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said that it does not like any other party in power. ... read..


Maharashtra political crisis: MLAs in Eknath Shinde camp likely to cross 50 today
Guwahati (Assam) | June 24, 2022 10:26:34 AM IST
Eknath Shinde is appearing to be holding a tight grip on the Shiv Sena, as the strength of MLAs supporting him is expected to cross 50 as more legislators are likely to reach Guwahati on Friday thus further deepening the political crisis in Maharashtra. ... read..


Twitter's closed caption toggle is now available on iOS, Android
Washington | June 24, 2022 10:26:29 AM IST
iOS and Android users will now be able to use Twitter's closed caption toggle. ... read..


Despite challenges, Himachal govt successful in accelerating development in state: CM Jairam Thakur
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) | June 24, 2022 10:26:27 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur on Friday said that despite challenges, the government has been successful in accelerating development in every area of Himachal Pradesh. ... read..


2002 Gujarat riots: SC to pronounce its verdict on Zakia Jafri's plea today
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:55:06 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday will pronounce its verdict on a plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several others in ... read..


NDA's presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu to file nomination today
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 9:27:28 AM IST
The presidential candidate nominated by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA, Droupadi Murmu is scheduled to file her nomination papers on Friday. ... read..


Congress, NCP trying to eliminate Shiv Sena in Maharashtra: Rebel MLA Sanjay Shirsat
Guwahati (Assam) | June 24, 2022 9:27:20 AM IST
Amid the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra, rebel Shiv Sena MLA Sanjay Shirsat on Thursday claimed that both Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) are trying to eliminate Shiv Sena politically from Maharashtra and the MLAs made several attem ... read..


Govt, private sector should work together to bring down logistics cost: Piyush Goyal
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 7:25:36 AM IST
Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday urged the Commerce industry to work with the government to bring down the logistics cost from 12-14 percent to 7-8 percent as prevailing in the developed countries. ... read..


Sisodia conducts surprise road inspection in Delhi
New Delhi | June 24, 2022 5:54:40 AM IST
Continuing his surprise inspections on the third day, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday visited the road stretch from Vidhan Sabha to Chandagi Ram Akhara. ... read..


One injured during cross-firing with police in UP's Ghaziabad
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) | June 24, 2022 5:24:42 AM IST
A person got injured during cross-firing with the police in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district on Thursday night. ... read..


NIA conducts searches in Telangana; arrests 3
New Delhi | Friday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday conducted search operations in Telangana's Ranga Reddy, Medak and Secunderabad which led to the arrest of three persons. ... read..


In show of strength, Eknath Shinde claims 41 MLAs' support (Ld)
Guwahati | Friday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
The political crisis for the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra deepened further on Thursday after state minister leading the dissident MLAs, Eknath Shinde, released videos and photographs claiming that he has the support of 4 ... read..


Supreme Court strikes down NY state gun laws as too restrictive
New York | Friday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
In a stunning reversal of fortunes for the Democrats in the New York state assembly and President Joe Biden himself, the Supreme Court struck down the century-old NY legislation on gun laws stating that the states licensing regimes violate the constitutio ... read..


Prez poll: YSRCP announces support to Draupadi Murmu
Amaravati | Friday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh's ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) on Thursday announced its support to NDA candidate Draupadi Murmu in the Presidential election. ... read..


Maha crisis will be resolved soon: Sena MLA
Panaji | Friday, 2022 4:45:08 AM IST
Shiv Sena MLA from Kudal Vaibhav Naik said on Thursday that the ideology of his party has not changed and its present "political problem" in Maharashtra will be resolved soon. ... read..


Prez polls: Andhra CM backs NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) | June 24, 2022 4:24:40 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday extended support to NDA presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu, who will be the first tribal woman to hold the position if she wins. ... read..


Lake Conservationist demands disposing of silt from Gowdanapalya in Bengaluru
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | June 24, 2022 4:24:35 AM IST
With an aim to reduce pollution, a lake conservationist on Thursday demanded disposing of silt from Gowdanapalya lake in the Bengaluru city of Karnataka. ... read..


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