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NEET-PG 2021 counselling: Delhi's Resident doctors call off strike for one week

NEET-PG 2021 counselling: Delhi's Resident doctors call off strike for one week

The Federation of Resident Doctors' Association (FORDA) said the decision to suspend protest for a week has been taken in view of the developments in the last few days in connection with the issue,

Dec 09, 2021, 16:44 PM IST
Goa Assembly polls 2022: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to launch campaign on December 10

Goa Assembly polls 2022: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to launch campaign on December 10

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will reportedly address a convention of party workers of Mormugao at Goa's Chicalim ground where prominent activists will join Congress.

Dec 09, 2021, 16:15 PM IST
Amid Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif wedding festivities, THIS state bags 'best wedding, tourism destination' awards

Amid Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif wedding festivities, THIS state bags 'best wedding, tourism destination' awards

According to a press release by Rajasthan`s Tourism Department, the state has emerged as the ‘Best State’ and `Best Wedding Destination` at the recently declared travel and leisure ‘India`s Best

Dec 09, 2021, 10:06 AM IST
Delhi’s air quality remains in 'poor' quality, Gurugram's AQI slips to 'moderate'

Delhi’s air quality remains in 'poor' quality, Gurugram's AQI slips to 'moderate'

The Air Quality Index (AQI) in the city (overall) read 208 at 7.40 am on Thursday. 

Dec 09, 2021, 09:03 AM IST
Farmers’ protest likely to end, SKM may call off 14-month agitation today

Farmers’ protest likely to end, SKM may call off 14-month agitation today

SKM to take a call on ending the 14-month agitation only after receiving the final copy of the central government’s revised proposal which has accepted their demands. 

Dec 09, 2021, 08:31 AM IST
BJP will win 418 seats in 2024 Lok Sabha polls: Maharashtra BJP chief Chandrakant Patil makes big claim

BJP will win 418 seats in 2024 Lok Sabha polls: Maharashtra BJP chief Chandrakant Patil makes big claim

Patil said, "Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) is putting so much effort to bring opposition together. And, Shiv Sena joined hands with Congress and other opposition parties to stop BJP. They are very

Dec 09, 2021, 08:11 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kashi-Vishwanath Corridor on Dec 13, BJP plans cultural events

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kashi-Vishwanath Corridor on Dec 13, BJP plans cultural events

Prime Minister  Narendra Modi will inaugurate Kashi-Vishwanath Corridor on December 13 which will be attended by CM Yogi and 3000 saints and dignitaries. This program will be shown live in 51,000

Dec 09, 2021, 07:53 AM IST
Tejashwi Yadav, former Bihar CM and RJD president Lalu Yadav's son, to get engaged today

Tejashwi Yadav, former Bihar CM and RJD president Lalu Yadav's son, to get engaged today

The identity of the bride-to-be remains a mystery since all members of the RJD chief's extended family are camping in Delhi for the 'sagaai'. According to sources, Tejashwi`s life partner is from

Dec 09, 2021, 06:42 AM IST
CDS General Bipin Rawat, his wife to be cremated in Delhi Cantt on Friday

CDS General Bipin Rawat, his wife to be cremated in Delhi Cantt on Friday

The mortal remains of CDS Bipin Rawat and his wife are expected to arrive in Delhi in a military plane by Thursday evening. The bodies would be brought to Rawat’s house in the national capital on

Dec 08, 2021, 23:41 PM IST
Congress, Shiv Sena to ally ahead of 2022 UP, Goa polls? Sanjay Raut hints so

Congress, Shiv Sena to ally ahead of 2022 UP, Goa polls? Sanjay Raut hints so

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut's statement came after a one-hour-long meeting with Priyanka Gandhi in New Delhi at Sonia Gandhi`s residence.

Dec 08, 2021, 22:31 PM IST
Telangana CM KCR urges PM Narendra Modi to stop auction of Singareni coal blocks

Telangana CM KCR urges PM Narendra Modi to stop auction of Singareni coal blocks

In the backdrop of all the workers’ unions giving a call for three days strike from Thursday opposing the union government move, the CM wrote a letter to the PM requesting him to stop the proposal by

Dec 08, 2021, 22:00 PM IST
PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway on December 18 in Uttar Pradesh

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway on December 18 in Uttar Pradesh

Ganga Expressway is a 600-km-long six-lane expressway, expandable to eight lanes, and will be constructed from Meerut to Prayagraj. 

Dec 08, 2021, 19:54 PM IST
Three terrorists killed in Shopian encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

Three terrorists killed in Shopian encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

The encounter began when a joint team of security forces launched a search and cordon operation based on intelligence at Check-e-Cholan village of Shopian district.

Dec 08, 2021, 17:54 PM IST
Ramp up vaccination: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray as Omicron triggers fear

Ramp up vaccination: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray as Omicron triggers fear

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray in a cabinet meeting directed officials to ramp up vaccination, especially in areas where the proportion of vaccinated persons is low. 

Dec 08, 2021, 17:44 PM IST
Priyanka Gandhi promises 40% job quota for women in Congress’ ‘Shakti Vidhan’ manifesto for UP polls

Priyanka Gandhi promises 40% job quota for women in Congress’ ‘Shakti Vidhan’ manifesto for UP polls

The points covered in the manifesto are 'swabhiman' (self-respect), 'swawlamban' (self-sufficiency), 'shiksha' (education), 'samman' (respect), 'suraksha' (security) and 'sehat' (health).

Dec 08, 2021, 17:00 PM IST
Intercommunity communication paramount for bringing Kashmiri Pandits and Muslims together: Mehbooba Mufti

Intercommunity communication paramount for bringing Kashmiri Pandits and Muslims together: Mehbooba Mufti

Mufti, while addressing a gathering of members of Kashmiri Pandit community in Delhi, said that Kashmir was incomplete without Pandits and that the greater and constant communication between them and

Dec 08, 2021, 16:16 PM IST
Did political necessity compel Sukhbir Singh Badal to replace SGPC chief?

Did political necessity compel Sukhbir Singh Badal to replace SGPC chief?

In the recently concluded elections for the president of Shiromani Akali Dal backed SGPC, the SAD (B) inclined SGPC member had proposed the name of SGPC’s Honorary Chief Secretary Harjinder Singh

Dec 08, 2021, 14:50 PM IST
IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter with CDS Gen Bipin Rawat on board crashes in Tamil Nadu, visuals surface

IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter with CDS Gen Bipin Rawat on board crashes in Tamil Nadu, visuals surface

The Indian Air Force said that an inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the accident of IAF's Mi-17V5 chopper.

Dec 08, 2021, 14:15 PM IST
Activist Sudha Bharadwaj, accused in Bhima-Koregaon case, to be released from jail

Activist Sudha Bharadwaj, accused in Bhima-Koregaon case, to be released from jail

Advocate-activist Sudha Bharadwaj, accused in the Koregaon-Bhima case, has been asked to furnish a cash bond of Rs 50,000 with one or more sureties by the Special NIA court for granting her bail.

Dec 08, 2021, 12:25 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav's marriage: Lalu Prasad Yadav's younger son to get engaged on Thursday?

Tejashwi Yadav's marriage: Lalu Prasad Yadav's younger son to get engaged on Thursday?

The engagement ceremony of the RJD leader is reportedly going to take place in South Delhi's Mehrauli. However, there has been no official confirmation from the Yadav family yet.

Dec 08, 2021, 11:29 AM IST
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