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Entry, exit gates of stations on Tikri Kalan-Brig Hoshiar Singh section of Green Line closed: DMRC

Entry, exit gates of stations on Tikri Kalan-Brig Hoshiar Singh section of Green Line closed: DMRC

"Security update: Entry/exit gates of stations from Tikri Kalan to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh on the green line are closed," the DMRC tweeted.

Mar 08, 2021, 16:13 PM IST
Maratha reservation: Supreme Court seeks response from all states on 50% cap, next hearing on March 15

Maratha reservation: Supreme Court seeks response from all states on 50% cap, next hearing on March 15

The Supreme Court on Monday (March 8) issued notices to all the state governments seeking their response on whether reservation could be allowed beyond the 50 percent limit. The apex court was

Mar 08, 2021, 13:41 PM IST
DMK seals seat-sharing deal with allies for upcoming Tamil Nadu assembly election 2021

DMK seals seat-sharing deal with allies for upcoming Tamil Nadu assembly election 2021

Ahead of the assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has finalised seat sharing deal with its allies. The DMK will be fighting the upcoming state assembly elections with

Mar 08, 2021, 12:38 PM IST
International Women's Day: Women to lead farmers' protest at Delhi borders today

International Women's Day: Women to lead farmers' protest at Delhi borders today

From managing the stage, food and security to sharing tales of their struggles, and significance of taking part in the farmers' agitation, thousands of women farmers, students and activists will take

Mar 08, 2021, 10:42 AM IST
Maharashtra budget session: 36 people test COVID-19 positive in state legislative assembly

Maharashtra budget session: 36 people test COVID-19 positive in state legislative assembly

"A total of 2,746 samples were tested for re-entry to the legislative assembly for the budget session of Maharashtra on March 6 and 7, out of which 36 were found positive," JJ hospital said in a

Mar 08, 2021, 10:11 AM IST
Delhi Assembly's budget session begins today

Delhi Assembly's budget session begins today

The Delhi Assembly’s Budget Session is scheduled to commence from Monday (March 8) with an address by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal. The Session is scheduled to be held from March 8 to March 16,

Mar 08, 2021, 09:45 AM IST
Delhi entering endemic phase of Covid-19, pandemic phase over: Health Minister Satyendar Jain

Delhi entering endemic phase of Covid-19, pandemic phase over: Health Minister Satyendar Jain

"Coronavirus is nearing an endemic phase in Delhi. Experts say some cases continue to occur in the endemic phase. Delhi witnessed a swine flu outbreak around 10 years ago, but still some cases are

Mar 08, 2021, 09:14 AM IST
BJP local leader shot at in West Bengal's Nadia district, alleges TMC behind the attack

BJP local leader shot at in West Bengal's Nadia district, alleges TMC behind the attack

A 32-year-old local BJP leader was shot in Haringhata area of West Bengal's Nadia district, the police said on Sunday (March 7). During a patrol, police personnel found the injured, Sanjay Das, near

Mar 08, 2021, 08:51 AM IST
Ayodhya Ram Mandir will be ready in 3 years, says temple trust secretary Champat Rai

Ayodhya Ram Mandir will be ready in 3 years, says temple trust secretary Champat Rai

"The Ram Temple will be built in about two and a half acres and a wall will be built around it, which is called Parkota. Retaining walls will be built inside the ground to prevent the effects of

Mar 08, 2021, 08:22 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur inaugurates projects worth Rs. 34 crore in Solan

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur inaugurates projects worth Rs. 34 crore in Solan

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday (March 7) inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of projects worth Rs 34 crore in Solan. He inaugurated the augmentation of Lift Water

Mar 08, 2021, 07:44 AM IST
Delhi court to pronounce judgment in 2008 Batla House encounter case today

Delhi court to pronounce judgment in 2008 Batla House encounter case today

According to reports, the court will pass judgment in the case of Ariz Khan, who was arrested in February 2018. Khan was arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police after a decade of allegedly being

Mar 08, 2021, 07:13 AM IST
'New Kerala with Modi': NDA releases campaign slogan for upcoming assembly elections

'New Kerala with Modi': NDA releases campaign slogan for upcoming assembly elections

The slogan was presented by Union Home minister Amit Shah in the presence of Union Ministers Prahlad Joshi, V Muraleedharan, former Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan, E Sreedharan, senior BJP

Mar 08, 2021, 07:09 AM IST
'Corruption Olympics’, ‘Khela hobe’: PM Narendra Modi, Mamata Banerjee exchange barbs, set tone of upcoming polls in West Bengal

'Corruption Olympics’, ‘Khela hobe’: PM Narendra Modi, Mamata Banerjee exchange barbs, set tone of upcoming polls in West Bengal

On one hand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi mounted a sharp attack on TMC over corruption and lack of development in the state, on the other state chief minister Mamata Banerjee said that she was ready

Mar 07, 2021, 23:20 PM IST
AJP announces second list of 50 candidates for Assam Assembly polls

AJP announces second list of 50 candidates for Assam Assembly polls

The newly-formed Assam Jatiya Parishad on Sunday (March 7) announced the second list of 50 candidates for the three-phased assembly polls, with its president Lurinjyoti Gogoi contesting from one more

Mar 07, 2021, 21:51 PM IST
Maharashtra imposes partial lockdown in THIS city amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Maharashtra imposes partial lockdown in THIS city amid surge in COVID-19 cases

“Night restrictions (9 pm- 6 am) to be imposed in Sambhajinagar (Aurangabad) amid rising #COVID19 cases from March 11 to April 4. Full lockdown on weekends. During this period, schools, colleges,

Mar 07, 2021, 21:03 PM IST
India’s biggest Kidney Dialysis Hospital opened at Balasahib Gurudwara

India’s biggest Kidney Dialysis Hospital opened at Balasahib Gurudwara

The Guru Harikshan Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Kidney Dialysis Hospital was opened at Balasahib Gurudwara in Delhi. It will also provide free treatment to kidney patients. 

Mar 07, 2021, 20:41 PM IST
Kerala Assembly Polls: KV Balakrishnan, Actors Devan, Radha join BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Kerala Assembly Polls: KV Balakrishnan, Actors Devan, Radha join BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Kerala People’s Party chief and actor Devan, along with actor Radha and former bureaucrat KV Balakrishnan joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Kerala in presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah on

Mar 07, 2021, 19:58 PM IST
Denied poll ticket, Assam BJP minister Sum Ronghang joins Congress

Denied poll ticket, Assam BJP minister Sum Ronghang joins Congress

Unhappy with the denial of party ticket for the assembly election in Assam, BJP minister Sum Ronghang on Sunday (March 7) joined the opposition party, Congress which is likely to field him from the

Mar 07, 2021, 19:43 PM IST
Why are farmers protesting at borders if farm laws benefited them?: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra at Kisan Mahapanchayat

Why are farmers protesting at borders if farm laws benefited them?: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra at Kisan Mahapanchayat

She alleged that the laws were made to benefit Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “rich friends”.

Mar 07, 2021, 18:48 PM IST
Will take 'Kamal’ to every home in Tamil Nadu: Amit Shah kicks off BJP's door-to-door campaign

Will take 'Kamal’ to every home in Tamil Nadu: Amit Shah kicks off BJP's door-to-door campaign

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday (March 7) commenced the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Vijay Sankalp Mahasampark Abhiyaan, which is a door-to-door campaign. This campaign was kicked off by

Mar 07, 2021, 18:42 PM IST