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Gyanvapi Masjid survey: Commission to seek more time from Varanasi court to submit report

Gyanvapi Masjid survey: Commission to seek more time from Varanasi court to submit report

Assistant Advocate Commissioner, Ajay Pratap Singh, said, "As per the orders of the court, the videography survey of the Gyanvapi Masjid complex took place from May 14 to May 16 from 8 am to 12 noon

May 17, 2022, 11:22 AM IST
Badrinath Dham Yatra, suspended due to heavy rainfall, resumes after weather clears

Badrinath Dham Yatra, suspended due to heavy rainfall, resumes after weather clears

The movement of pilgrims was suspended amid heavy rainfall followed by falling stones near Hanuman Chatti.

May 17, 2022, 11:03 AM IST
Rajasthan Police constable exam cancelled after paper leak

Rajasthan Police constable exam cancelled after paper leak

Rajasthan Police had conducted the written examination for the post of constable from May 13 to May 16. 

May 17, 2022, 10:49 AM IST
'Breakdown of law and order in Punjab', alleges SAD chief, attacks AAP government

'Breakdown of law and order in Punjab', alleges SAD chief, attacks AAP government

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal said that while there are murders and drug addiction cases in Punjab, CM Bhagwant Mann is busy holding photo-ops.

May 17, 2022, 10:30 AM IST
West Bengal: 15 people fall ill after chlorine gas leak; here's what happened

West Bengal: 15 people fall ill after chlorine gas leak; here's what happened

The Chlorine gas leak in West Bengal occurred after its container was accidentally broken by JCBs during a demolition exercise.

May 17, 2022, 09:54 AM IST
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann launches 'Lok Milni' for redressal of public grievances

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann launches 'Lok Milni' for redressal of public grievances

People from different parts of Punjab came with several complaints regarding encroachment of panchayat land, land dispute, and pending of Shagun scheme among others. 

May 17, 2022, 09:26 AM IST
CM Mamata Banerjee on 2-day visit to Junglemahal amid Maoist resurgence threat

CM Mamata Banerjee on 2-day visit to Junglemahal amid Maoist resurgence threat

Although the Junglemahal area is scattered over three districts of West Midnapore, Bankura and Purulia, the chief minister will restrict her activities to the West Midnapore district only. 

May 17, 2022, 08:29 AM IST
Shocking! Hindi and Urdu teachers share same blackboard, teach simultaneously - Watch viral video

Shocking! Hindi and Urdu teachers share same blackboard, teach simultaneously - Watch viral video

A video from a Bihar school has caught the attention of the internet which featured two teachers teaching different subjects to students at the same time.

May 17, 2022, 08:25 AM IST
Delhi gets relief from heatwave; Kerala's pre-monsoon showers continue, see IMD prediction

Delhi gets relief from heatwave; Kerala's pre-monsoon showers continue, see IMD prediction

While Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan will get slight relief from the heatwave, Kerala will continue receiving heavy rainfall during its pre-monsoon showers phase.

May 17, 2022, 08:10 AM IST
Jharkhand Panchayat Chunav Phase 1 Results 2022 Live: Counting of votes underway amid tight security

Jharkhand Panchayat Chunav Phase 1 Results 2022 Live: Counting of votes underway amid tight security

The first of the four-phase panchayat polls took place on May 14. Over 68 per cent of the 52 lakh voters exercised their franchise. A total of 1,127 panchayats covering 72 blocks in 21 districts of

May 17, 2022, 08:07 AM IST
Gyanvapi mosque survey: It is a fountain, not 'Shivling', claims Asaduddin Owaisi

Gyanvapi mosque survey: It is a fountain, not 'Shivling', claims Asaduddin Owaisi

The AIMIM leader said he will not let the Gyanvapi mosque meet the fate of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya that was demolished nearly three decades ago.

May 17, 2022, 06:50 AM IST
Gyanvapi row: 'They are after all our mosques', says PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti

Gyanvapi row: 'They are after all our mosques', says PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti

PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti also blamed Vivek Agnihotri's film 'The Kashmir Files' for triggering violence against Kashmiri Pandits.

May 17, 2022, 06:36 AM IST
Gyanvapi row: Supreme Court to hear mosque management's plea challenging survey today

Gyanvapi row: Supreme Court to hear mosque management's plea challenging survey today

The apex court will hear the matter amidst an important development with a Varanasi court on Monday directing the district administration there to seal the spot of the survey inside the complex where

May 17, 2022, 06:20 AM IST
Amarnath Yatra 2022: Police team visits holy cave to check security arrangements

Amarnath Yatra 2022: Police team visits holy cave to check security arrangements

The team reviewed traffic management for smooth passage of Yatra convoys and the availability of parking places along with security measures.

May 16, 2022, 23:48 PM IST
In a first, High Court hears case through Whatsapp; here's why

In a first, High Court hears case through Whatsapp; here's why

It was a triangular session, with the judge hearing the case from Nagercoil, petitioner's counsel V Raghavachari at one place and Advocate-General R Shanmugasundaram, at another place, in the city,

May 16, 2022, 22:39 PM IST
LeT terror module busted in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora; Pak-trained terrorist, woman among 7 arrested

LeT terror module busted in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora; Pak-trained terrorist, woman among 7 arrested

The Jammu and Kashmir Police also recovered incriminating materials and arms and ammunition from their possession. Six vehicles have also been seized.

May 16, 2022, 21:27 PM IST
Water supply to be hit in Delhi from May 17, situation 'worsening' due to intense heat

Water supply to be hit in Delhi from May 17, situation 'worsening' due to intense heat

The officials said that the production capacity at Wazirabad, Chandrawal, and Okhla water treatment plants has dipped further as the Yamuna has "almost dried up".

May 16, 2022, 18:45 PM IST
Thieves in UP return stolen idols from temple worth crores claiming they had 'nightmares' after committing crime

Thieves in UP return stolen idols from temple worth crores claiming they had 'nightmares' after committing crime

"Out of 16 stolen idols, 14 were found mysteriously in a sack near the residence of Mahant Rambalak on Sunday," the police said and added that the priest also found a letter with the sack in which

May 16, 2022, 18:04 PM IST
No heatwave for next 4 days in Delhi; Monsoon hits Andaman & Nicobar - Check IMD's full weather forecast

No heatwave for next 4 days in Delhi; Monsoon hits Andaman & Nicobar - Check IMD's full weather forecast

"Conditions are favourable for further advance of southwest monsoon into some more parts of south Bay of Bengal, entire Andaman Sea & Andaman Islands and some parts of east-central Bay of Bengal

May 16, 2022, 16:59 PM IST
Janata Dal (United) projects low-key office-bearer Anil Hegde as candidate for Bihar Rajya Sabha by-poll

Janata Dal (United) projects low-key office-bearer Anil Hegde as candidate for Bihar Rajya Sabha by-poll

Anil Hegde has for long been the JD(U)'s national election officer, responsible for coordination between the party and the Election Commission during assembly and parliamentary polls.

May 16, 2022, 16:54 PM IST
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