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PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate international judicial conference on February 22

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate international judicial conference on February 22

In the evening, Modi will also address the opening ceremony of the Khelo India University Games, which will be held from February 22 to March 1 at Bhubaneswar in Odisha, via video conferencing.

Feb 22, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
Next 5 years, we will focus on education, health, self-reliance: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Next 5 years, we will focus on education, health, self-reliance: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

The Chief Minister said the State government has enhanced the level of education by introducing monthly tests and `Saksham` classes under the Learning Enhancement Programme. The annual results of the

Feb 21, 2020, 23:54 PM IST
Srinagar's Shankaracharya Temple gets illuminated, on the occasion of Maha Shivratri

Srinagar's Shankaracharya Temple gets illuminated, on the occasion of Maha Shivratri

Security personnel and tourist who came to visit Kashmir from the other parts of the country also visited the temple to offer prayer on Shivratri. 

Feb 21, 2020, 23:35 PM IST
Maharashtra keen to adopt Delhi education model for state-run schools: Uday Samant

Maharashtra keen to adopt Delhi education model for state-run schools: Uday Samant

Samant met his Delhi counterpart Manish Sisodia here on Friday."I wanted to know about Delhi`s education model so I met him. We`ve thought to collaborate in the future and start this pattern in

Feb 21, 2020, 22:21 PM IST
CM Yogi Adityanath, 3,000 artistes to welcome President Donald Trump in Agra; Taj Mahal to remain closed for general public on February 24

CM Yogi Adityanath, 3,000 artistes to welcome President Donald Trump in Agra; Taj Mahal to remain closed for general public on February 24

Trump will reach Taj Mahal`s East Gate from the airport, covering a distance of 15 km. The artistes will present cultural programmes in around 12 places that fall between the airport and the East

Feb 21, 2020, 21:55 PM IST
India reiterates Arunachal Pradesh an integral, inalienable part of country amid 'opposition' of China on Amit Shah's visit

India reiterates Arunachal Pradesh an integral, inalienable part of country amid 'opposition' of China on Amit Shah's visit

The statement comes in the wake of China's firm opposition to Union Home Minister Amit Shah`s visit to Arunachal Pradesh on its statehood day on February 20 and warned India against "complicating"

Feb 21, 2020, 21:38 PM IST
Arth is a dialogue between tradition and modernity, says Shreyasi Goenka

Arth is a dialogue between tradition and modernity, says Shreyasi Goenka

"Since people from every sphere are participating in this programme, we are hopeful that the youth of the nation will preserve their ancient civilization and culture in this modern era," Shreyasi

Feb 21, 2020, 21:33 PM IST
Rajinikanth can end Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu, says BJP leader S Ve Shekar

Rajinikanth can end Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu, says BJP leader S Ve Shekar

According to Shekar those opposing Rajnikanth's entry into 'Tamil Nadu politics will bow down to him ones he takes the plunge.

Feb 21, 2020, 20:35 PM IST
Bengaluru girl Arudra booked for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard

Bengaluru girl Arudra booked for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard

The FIR was registered under IPC section 153(A) at the SJ Park police station for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard at Town Hall protest.

Feb 21, 2020, 20:10 PM IST
SC-appointed interlocutors reach Shaheen Bagh, talks with anti-CAA protesters enter third consecutive day

SC-appointed interlocutors reach Shaheen Bagh, talks with anti-CAA protesters enter third consecutive day

The mediators--Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran--are holding the talks not from the stage but from within the women protesting. 

Feb 21, 2020, 19:31 PM IST
Top news of the day, February 21, 2020

Top news of the day, February 21, 2020

Here's a roundup of top stories from the world of politics, sports, and entertainment, which grabbed the spotlight and trended the most on various social media platforms on February 21.

Feb 21, 2020, 19:25 PM IST
NRC will not be implemented in entire country, says Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Narendra Modi

NRC will not be implemented in entire country, says Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Narendra Modi

CM Thackeray, along with son Aaditya, met PM Modi in the national capital and asserted PM Modi has promised him that NRC will only be implemented in Assam. 

Feb 21, 2020, 19:15 PM IST
72 hrs before Trump lands, RSS's economic arm warns against 'non-veg' milk

72 hrs before Trump lands, RSS's economic arm warns against 'non-veg' milk

In a market where US dairy giants can flood the market with milk and dairy products like cheese, butter, and ice cream with very competitive prices, there is a real threat of survival for most of

Feb 21, 2020, 18:35 PM IST
Air Force One: All about US President's 'Flying Oval Office' which will bring Donald Trump to India

Air Force One: All about US President's 'Flying Oval Office' which will bring Donald Trump to India

Air Force One is one of the largest commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. It is also one of the most recognizable symbols of the US President's office.

Feb 21, 2020, 18:08 PM IST
IIT Madras developing Ramjet-powered artillery shell for Indian Army to hit targets more than 60 kms away

IIT Madras developing Ramjet-powered artillery shell for Indian Army to hit targets more than 60 kms away

Lt Gen PR Shankar (retd), whose team had exhibited the theoretical possibilities of the project at the recently concluded Defence Expo in Uttar Pradesh, said that his team is working on an artillery

Feb 21, 2020, 18:01 PM IST
No clearance yet by Chinese govt to India's special flight carrying relief material, bringing back Indians from Coronavirus-hit Wuhan

No clearance yet by Chinese govt to India's special flight carrying relief material, bringing back Indians from Coronavirus-hit Wuhan

According to sources, India is ready to send relief package as mentioned in the letter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's letter to Chinese President Xi Jinping to deal with Coronavirus epidemic. 

Feb 21, 2020, 17:50 PM IST
Bring men for sterilisation or face penalty: Kamal Nath govt's diktat to health workers in MP

Bring men for sterilisation or face penalty: Kamal Nath govt's diktat to health workers in MP

By issuing a circular the National Health Mission (NHM) has asked top district officials and Chief Medical and Health Officers (CHMOs) to identify male workers with 'zero work output' and apply the '

Feb 21, 2020, 17:36 PM IST
1 Pakistani Army soldier killed after Indian Army retaliates to unprovoked ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

1 Pakistani Army soldier killed after Indian Army retaliates to unprovoked ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

At least one Pakistani soldier was killed on Friday after its Army violated ceasefire in the Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir. Several other Pakistani soldiers have reportedly been killed but it

Feb 21, 2020, 17:28 PM IST
Donald Trump's Ahmedabad  roadshow cut to 9 km, Gandhi Ashram visit cancelled

Donald Trump's Ahmedabad roadshow cut to 9 km, Gandhi Ashram visit cancelled

President Trump will be inaugurating the world's largest Motera stadium in Ahmedabad and nearly one lakh people will be attending the grand event of  'Namaste Trump' in Gujarat. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:30 PM IST
Strict action against those cheating in Uttar Pradesh high school and intermediate examinations, over 3 lakh candidates quit examinations

Strict action against those cheating in Uttar Pradesh high school and intermediate examinations, over 3 lakh candidates quit examinations

Due to the Yogi government's strictness to stop copying in the examinations, 3,58,618 candidates have left the examination within three days of commencement of examination till now. The examinations

Feb 21, 2020, 16:24 PM IST