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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
US First Lady Melania Trump will be visiting Delhi Government school in Nanakpura

US First Lady Melania Trump will be visiting Delhi Government school in Nanakpura

US First Lady Melania Trump will be visiting a Delhi government school- Sarvodaya Vidyalaya Senior Secondary School- in Nanakpura. 

Feb 25, 2020, 08:49 AM IST
 President Donald Trump's India visit: Traffic restrictions in Delhi

President Donald Trump's India visit: Traffic restrictions in Delhi

The advisory said, "On February 25 evening, the traffic is likely to remain heavy in Chanakyapuri, RML roundabout, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Cantonment, Delhi-Gurgaon Road (NH 48) and adjoining areas." 

Feb 25, 2020, 08:02 AM IST
Anti-CAA protest: MoS Kishan Reddy terms Delhi violence conspiracy to defame India at international level

Anti-CAA protest: MoS Kishan Reddy terms Delhi violence conspiracy to defame India at international level

Reddy said,  "I ask Congress party and a few other political parties as to who will take the responsibility and why this conspiracy." 

Feb 25, 2020, 07:11 AM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah gets permission from police to hold public meeting in Kolkata on March 1

Union Home Minister Amit Shah gets permission from police to hold public meeting in Kolkata on March 1

BJP had written to Kolkata Police on February 20, 2020 seeking permission to hold a public meeting at Shahid Minar Grounds congratulating him for Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

Feb 24, 2020, 23:33 PM IST
Four dead during clashes over CAA in Delhi; schools to remain closed in North-East area on Tuesday

Four dead during clashes over CAA in Delhi; schools to remain closed in North-East area on Tuesday

Incidents of violence and arson were reported in the areas of the North-East district, particularly in the areas of Maujpur, Kardam Puri, Chand Bagh, Gokulpuri, and Dayalpur.

Feb 24, 2020, 23:29 PM IST
Anti-CAA protester Sharjeel Imam’s police custody extended by four days by Guwahati court

Anti-CAA protester Sharjeel Imam’s police custody extended by four days by Guwahati court

A Guwahati court on Monday (February 24) extended the police custody of anti- Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protester Sharjeel Imam by four days. 

Feb 24, 2020, 22:27 PM IST
Tamil Nadu food artist prepares 107 kilo idli as a welcome gesture to President Trump

Tamil Nadu food artist prepares 107 kilo idli as a welcome gesture to President Trump

It took  36 hours for the food artist to prepare the three colossal idlis weighing 107 kilograms in total. 

Feb 24, 2020, 21:33 PM IST
Good samaritan cop ensures girl appear for board exam who forgot her admit card home

Good samaritan cop ensures girl appear for board exam who forgot her admit card home

On Monday (February 24), around 11:40am, Sergeant Chaitanya Mallick of Ultadanga Traffic Guard of Kolkata Police received an information that a Madhyamik (class 10 board examination) examinee, Suman

Feb 24, 2020, 20:22 PM IST
Taj Mahal a timeless testament to the rich and the diverse beauty of Indian culture, writes US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania

Taj Mahal a timeless testament to the rich and the diverse beauty of Indian culture, writes US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania

US President Donald Trump who is on a maiden two-day visit to India, arrived at the Taj Mahal in Agra on Monday evening (February 24) along with First Lady Melania Trump. During his visit, Trump

Feb 24, 2020, 17:57 PM IST
Ramvir Singh Bidhuri appointed as Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly

Ramvir Singh Bidhuri appointed as Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly

AAP MLA Ram Niwas Goel was unanimously elected as the speaker of the Delhi Legislative Assembly for the second consecutive time on Monday. Goel is an MLA from Shahdara. 

Feb 24, 2020, 16:35 PM IST
Delhi police gives clean chit to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia over his Jamia violence tweet

Delhi police gives clean chit to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia over his Jamia violence tweet

A Delhi court had earlier called for an ATR from Delhi Police on a complaint filed by Supreme Court lawyer Alakh Alok Srivastav seeking registration of FIR against Sisodia for allegedly spreading

Feb 24, 2020, 16:18 PM IST
Delhi Police head constable dead, DCP injured during clashes over CAA in Gokulpuri

Delhi Police head constable dead, DCP injured during clashes over CAA in Gokulpuri

A head constable of the Delhi Police on Monday died after suffering serious injuries in stone pelting in Gokulpuri area of the national capital.

Feb 24, 2020, 16:12 PM IST
Babulal Marandi elected as Jharkhand BJP's legislative party leader

Babulal Marandi elected as Jharkhand BJP's legislative party leader

He was elected unanimously as the leader after BJP Legislator Anant Ojha proposed his name, which was supported by other Legislators of the party. After getting elected to the Legislative party,

Feb 24, 2020, 15:46 PM IST
'E3' project by Kerala government to increase English proficiency of students

'E3' project by Kerala government to increase English proficiency of students

E3 English teacher training will be a technology integrated training providing hands-on experience to teachers on using Samagra e-Library and e-Language lab.

Feb 24, 2020, 15:41 PM IST
Violent clashes erupt between CAA supporters, protesters in Delhi's Maujpur again

Violent clashes erupt between CAA supporters, protesters in Delhi's Maujpur again

Hundreds of people from both groups are still on the road and senior officers of Delhi Police are trying to bring the situation under control through dialogue. 

Feb 24, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Kashmir schools reopen after 7 months

Kashmir schools reopen after 7 months

Usually, the winter vacation in Kashmir is for three months, but the students have been away from schools since August 2019.

Feb 24, 2020, 15:12 PM IST
US and India are united in combating terror, says US President Donald Trump

US and India are united in combating terror, says US President Donald Trump

Trump said, "The US and India are committed to working together to stop terrorists and to fight their ideology. For this reason, since taking office my administration is working in a very positive

Feb 24, 2020, 15:00 PM IST
We will have defence deals worth $3 billion, says US President Donald Trump

We will have defence deals worth $3 billion, says US President Donald Trump

Praising India’s “remarkable hospitality”, Trump said, "PM Modi started out as 'tea wallah', he worked as a tea seller. Everybody loves him but I will tell you this, he is very tough.” 

Feb 24, 2020, 14:36 PM IST