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Shiv Sena might be wearing bangles, not us: Devendra Fadnavis over AIMIM leader Waris Pathan's remark

Shiv Sena might be wearing bangles, not us: Devendra Fadnavis over AIMIM leader Waris Pathan's remark

Fadnavis was addressing protestors at Azad Maidan where BJP launched a protest against the Maharashtra government over issues related to farmers and women. 

Feb 26, 2020, 08:31 AM IST
Supreme Court to hear pleas for removal of anti-CAA protesters from Delhi's Shaheen Bagh

Supreme Court to hear pleas for removal of anti-CAA protesters from Delhi's Shaheen Bagh

The Supreme Court-appointed mediators -- senior advocates Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran -- had last week engaged with the anti-CAA protestors for shifting the venue from Shaheen Bagh. 

Feb 26, 2020, 07:49 AM IST
Delhi violence: DMRC opens entry and exit gates at all stations

Delhi violence: DMRC opens entry and exit gates at all stations

The entry and exit gates of Mandi House, ITO and Delhi Gate remained open on Tuesday to facilitate normal services.

Feb 26, 2020, 07:05 AM IST
NSA Doval visits violence-hit areas in northeast Delhi; protests outside CM Arvind Kejriwal’s residence

NSA Doval visits violence-hit areas in northeast Delhi; protests outside CM Arvind Kejriwal’s residence

Doval met with top police personnel at the office of Delhi Commissioner of Police Northeast and discussed the situation. After the meeting at the DCP`s office in Seelampur, which ended around

Feb 26, 2020, 06:47 AM IST
13 dead, shoot-at-sight, board exams postponed: North East Delhi bears the brunt of mob violence

13 dead, shoot-at-sight, board exams postponed: North East Delhi bears the brunt of mob violence

The death toll due to clashes between the pro-CAA and anti-CAA groups jumped to 13 on Tuesday and the tense situation forced the CBSE to postpone the exams, scheduled for Wednesday (February 26), at

Feb 25, 2020, 23:32 PM IST
Delhi court grants bail to accused in Pulwama attack conspiracy case

Delhi court grants bail to accused in Pulwama attack conspiracy case

The court imposed certain conditions, including that Yusuf Chopan shall join the investigation and attend the court whenever required in accordance with the conditions of the bond executed by him.

Feb 25, 2020, 21:02 PM IST
Shoot-at-sight order issued in several areas of North East Delhi

Shoot-at-sight order issued in several areas of North East Delhi

As the communal violence continued to singe North East Delhi over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on Tuesday (February 25), Delhi Police ssued a shoot-at-sight order in the clashed-hit areas to

Feb 25, 2020, 21:02 PM IST
Rajasthan to set up 30,000 MW solar power plants by 2024-25

Rajasthan to set up 30,000 MW solar power plants by 2024-25

Rajasthan targets to set up 30,000 MW solar power plants by the year 2024-25 in the state, Energy Minister B D Kalla said on Tuesday. Replying to a question raised by BJP legislator Arjun Lal Jingar

Feb 25, 2020, 20:29 PM IST
Focus on education, healthcare, infrastructure in Bihar’s Rs 2.11 lakh crore budget

Focus on education, healthcare, infrastructure in Bihar’s Rs 2.11 lakh crore budget

Presenting the Bihar budget with a revenue surplus of Rs 19,172.80 crore, Sushil Modi said the Assembly that the proposed allocations made for 2020-21 are Rs 11,260.48 crore more than that what was

Feb 25, 2020, 18:49 PM IST
India-US sign three MoUs during President Trump's meeting with PM Modi

India-US sign three MoUs during President Trump's meeting with PM Modi

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said that the memorandum of understanding has been signed on mental health and one that deals with the safety of medical products. 

Feb 25, 2020, 17:06 PM IST
2G mobile Internet services extended in Jammu and Kashmir till March 4

2G mobile Internet services extended in Jammu and Kashmir till March 4

Jammu and Kashmir administration said that it has been found that anti-national elements and their handlers sitting in Pakistan are still misusing the VPNs to create unrest in India.

Feb 25, 2020, 16:53 PM IST
Bihar Assembly passes resolution against NRC, wants NPR in 2010 format

Bihar Assembly passes resolution against NRC, wants NPR in 2010 format

Bihar Assembly on Tuesday (February 25) passed a resolution to not implement the NRC in the state.

Feb 25, 2020, 15:32 PM IST
Bihar Assembly witnesses uproar over NPR, NRC on second day of Budget Session

Bihar Assembly witnesses uproar over NPR, NRC on second day of Budget Session

As soon as the proceedings of the Assembly started, Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of misleading the people on National Population Register (NPR).

Feb 25, 2020, 14:47 PM IST
Unnao rape convict Kuldeep Singh Sengar loses membership of UP Assembly

Unnao rape convict Kuldeep Singh Sengar loses membership of UP Assembly

Sengar, a four-term MLA, was expelled by the BJP in August 2019 following furore after his name cropped up in a rape case.

Feb 25, 2020, 13:20 PM IST
President Donald Trump praises PM Modi's popularity, says 'People love you here'

President Donald Trump praises PM Modi's popularity, says 'People love you here'

The Prime Minister said, "I welcome you (President Donald Trump) and the US delegation to India. I know that you are busy these days, still, you took out time for the visit to India. I am grateful to

Feb 25, 2020, 13:01 PM IST
 US First Lady Melania Trump attends Happiness programme at Delhi govt school in Moti Bagh area

US First Lady Melania Trump attends Happiness programme at Delhi govt school in Moti Bagh area

Prior to the arrival of the US First Lady, excited students dressed in traditional attire were waiting for her patiently.

Feb 25, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
Complaints filed against Kapil Mishra for inciting violence

Complaints filed against Kapil Mishra for inciting violence

One complaint filed by AAP Corporator Reshma Nadeem and second by Haseeb ul Hasan.

Feb 25, 2020, 10:30 AM IST
Man who fired at cops during violence in Delhi identified as Shahrukh, arrested

Man who fired at cops during violence in Delhi identified as Shahrukh, arrested

In a press conference late on Monday, the Delhi Police said that they have arrested the man in red T-shirt who opened fire at the cops.

Feb 25, 2020, 09:53 AM IST
Delhi violence: Seven dead, 76 injured; 35 companies of paramilitary forces deployed

Delhi violence: Seven dead, 76 injured; 35 companies of paramilitary forces deployed

Section 144 of CrPC has been imposed at ten locations in North-East district of Delhi. Heavy police deployment has been made in most sensitive areas like Jaffrabad, Maujpur-Babarpur, Gokulpuri, Johri

Feb 25, 2020, 09:12 AM IST
Internet restrictions to continue in Jammu and Kashmir till March 4

Internet restrictions to continue in Jammu and Kashmir till March 4

Internet restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir will remain operative till March 4 as the state administration stated that "VPNs are being misused by anti-national elements including handlers from across

Feb 25, 2020, 09:08 AM IST