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Weather update: Heavy Rain lashes Delhi, Noida, Mercury dips

Weather update: Heavy Rain lashes Delhi, Noida, Mercury dips

Delhi weather: Heavy rains again lowered temperatures in the national capital on Monday night (May 23).

May 23, 2022, 23:56 PM IST
Tamil Nadu on high alert for suspected Monkeypox cases

Tamil Nadu on high alert for suspected Monkeypox cases

Monkeypox that occurs primarily in tropical rainforest areas of Central and West Africa is occasionally exported to other regions.

May 23, 2022, 22:26 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: 4 die in tragic incident after boat capsizes in Ganga

Uttar Pradesh: 4 die in tragic incident after boat capsizes in Ganga

UP: Following the tragic death of the boat passengers, CM Yogi Adityanath announced a financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh each to the kin of the dead.

May 23, 2022, 20:09 PM IST
Scientist working with IT Ministry jumps off 7th floor in suspected suicide

Scientist working with IT Ministry jumps off 7th floor in suspected suicide

The scientist who jumped to his death from Shastri Bhawan on Monday (May 23) has been identified as Rajesh Mallik.

May 23, 2022, 19:52 PM IST
Aftermath of Char Dham Yatra: Heaps of garbage on stretch leading to Kedarnath

Aftermath of Char Dham Yatra: Heaps of garbage on stretch leading to Kedarnath

The director of the Higher Plant Himalayan Research Institute (HAPREC), Professor MC Nautiyal attributed the garbage collection to absence of proper sanitation facilities.

May 23, 2022, 18:50 PM IST
BJP rule worse than that of Hitler, Stalin: Mamata Banerjee's BIG statements

BJP rule worse than that of Hitler, Stalin: Mamata Banerjee's BIG statements

"The BJP-led central government is using the central agencies to interfere into the state's affairs. It is bulldozing the federal structure of the country. There is Tughlaqi rule in force," said

May 23, 2022, 18:44 PM IST
SP leader Azam Khan, released on bail, says inspector threatened him of 'encounter'

SP leader Azam Khan, released on bail, says inspector threatened him of 'encounter'

Azam Khan was released from Sitapur jail on Friday (May 20) after Supreme Court granted the Samajwadi Party leader interim bail.

May 23, 2022, 18:00 PM IST
Home Minister Amit Shah visits Prime Ministers' Museum with wife Sonal Shah: In Pics

Home Minister Amit Shah visits Prime Ministers' Museum with wife Sonal Shah: In Pics

Amit Shah at Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya: PM Narendra Modi had inaugurated the Prime Ministers' Museum in April this year to pay tribute to all PMs of India.

May 23, 2022, 17:19 PM IST
Monkeypox scare: Is Mumbai worried? BMC sets up special ward for suspected cases

Monkeypox scare: Is Mumbai worried? BMC sets up special ward for suspected cases

Monkeypox cases: Mumbai civic body has reserved a 28-bed ward for suspected patients at the Kasturba Hospital in the city.

May 23, 2022, 16:38 PM IST
Calcutta University's students hold protest, demand online examinations

Calcutta University's students hold protest, demand online examinations

Talking to ANI a student said that only classes were conducted for only one month and the syllabus was also not completed. 

May 23, 2022, 16:31 PM IST
MCD running schools where girls forced to defecate in open: Delhi Commission for Women

MCD running schools where girls forced to defecate in open: Delhi Commission for Women

The enquiry by Delhi Commission for Women (DWC) occured after a recent horrific case of molestation of girls in a Municipal Corporation of Delhi school.

May 23, 2022, 16:04 PM IST
Gyanvapi Masjid case: Advocate Ashwini Upadhyay seeks impleadment before Supreme Court

Gyanvapi Masjid case: Advocate Ashwini Upadhyay seeks impleadment before Supreme Court

Advocate Ashwini Upadhyay earlier filed a petition in the Supreme Court challenging the Constitutional validity of the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991 (Act). 

May 23, 2022, 15:54 PM IST
Gyanvapi Masjid row: Hindu devotees refer British era govt stand taken in 1936 civil suit

Gyanvapi Masjid row: Hindu devotees refer British era govt stand taken in 1936 civil suit

According to the affidavit, the written statement had said that the idols and the temple which stand there have existed since long before the advent of the Mohammedan Rule in India. 

May 23, 2022, 15:45 PM IST
Delhi HC unhappy over stopping of sanitary napkins distribution in schools

Delhi HC unhappy over stopping of sanitary napkins distribution in schools

During the course of the hearing, the bench also comprising Justice Sachin Datta, asked the city government to evolve a policy to deal with a situation whenever an existing contract lapses its time

May 23, 2022, 15:38 PM IST
Delhi rains: 8 injured as houses collapse following heavy rainfall in parts of national capital

Delhi rains: 8 injured as houses collapse following heavy rainfall in parts of national capital

The thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and rain led to a drastic fall in the surface temperature on Monday.

May 23, 2022, 15:00 PM IST
Three LeT terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla; arms and ammunition recovered

Three LeT terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla; arms and ammunition recovered

The said terrorists were involved in the killing of Sarpanch in Baramulla's Pattan, the Jammu and Kashmir police said.

May 23, 2022, 14:37 PM IST
Gurugram issues work-from-home advisory as heavy rains, thunderstorms lash city

Gurugram issues work-from-home advisory as heavy rains, thunderstorms lash city

The WFH order was issued by the DC office in Gurugram. The move came hours as the city faced prolonged power cuts and traffic jams due to torrential rain and thunderstorm since Monday morning.

May 23, 2022, 12:58 PM IST
UP budget for 2022-23 will be introduced on May 26: CM Yogi Adityanath, says govt is prepared to discuss issues raised by Assembly members

UP budget for 2022-23 will be introduced on May 26: CM Yogi Adityanath, says govt is prepared to discuss issues raised by Assembly members

Welcoming all the elected members, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, "The first session of the 18th UP Assembly is starting today. I welcome all the elected members. The state budget for 2022-23

May 23, 2022, 12:45 PM IST
Strong winds uproot trees, rains cause water-logging in Delhi, Gurugram - See visuals

Strong winds uproot trees, rains cause water-logging in Delhi, Gurugram - See visuals

According to the reports, the storm also caused massive traffic jams in various parts of city leaving commuters stranded in long queues of vehicles at major roads like ITO junction among others.

May 23, 2022, 12:26 PM IST
Covid-19 fourth wave to hit India soon? Here's what Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope says

Covid-19 fourth wave to hit India soon? Here's what Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope says

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope has ruled out the possibility of Covid-19 4th wave hitting India soon.  

May 23, 2022, 11:54 AM IST
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