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CEC Sunil Arora names Sushil Chandra as his nominee to proposed J&K Delimitation Commission

CEC Sunil Arora names Sushil Chandra as his nominee to proposed J&K Delimitation Commission

According to the J & K Reorganisation Act, 2019, the number of seats in the Legislative Assembly of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will be increased from 107 to 114, whereas, the Lok Sabha

Feb 18, 2020, 00:04 AM IST
Indian Army destroyed 2 unexploded mortar shells of Pakistan Army found in Poonch district of Jammu & Kashmir

Indian Army destroyed 2 unexploded mortar shells of Pakistan Army found in Poonch district of Jammu & Kashmir

Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages at several places, including Balakot and Mendhar, on February 9, prompting strong and effective retaliation from the

Feb 17, 2020, 22:19 PM IST
UP board exams 2020: State govt starts special bus service to help students reach exam centres

UP board exams 2020: State govt starts special bus service to help students reach exam centres

This bus service will be available in all the districts of Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 17, 2020, 21:34 PM IST
Donald Trump's visit to India: US advance team reaches Agra to see security arrangements

Donald Trump's visit to India: US advance team reaches Agra to see security arrangements

President Trump is expected to attend an event at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad on the lines of the `Howdy Modi` function that was addressed by the US President and Modi in Houston in September

Feb 17, 2020, 20:57 PM IST
Methaqualone worth Rs 3.4 crore seized from courier warehouse in Chennai

Methaqualone worth Rs 3.4 crore seized from courier warehouse in Chennai

The package was detained a parcel at a courier warehouse in the city, based on information that a parcel containing some narcotics drugs is likely to be smuggled abroad via courier in the guise of

Feb 17, 2020, 20:11 PM IST
Political strategist Prashant Kishor likely to get Z-category security in West Bengal

Political strategist Prashant Kishor likely to get Z-category security in West Bengal

On June 7, 2019, the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) had signed on Kishor to chart out their poll strategy.

Feb 17, 2020, 19:11 PM IST
Supreme Court judgment on Permanent Commission will uplift women across country not just in Army, say officers

Supreme Court judgment on Permanent Commission will uplift women across country not just in Army, say officers

Advocate Meenakshi Lekhi, who appeared for women officers, said the apex court judgment has given equal rights to the women officers as their male counterparts.

Feb 17, 2020, 17:07 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: Portfolio allocation in Delhi government finalised, CM Arvind Kejriwal not take charge of any department

BREAKING NEWS: Portfolio allocation in Delhi government finalised, CM Arvind Kejriwal not take charge of any department

The portfolio allocation for the Delhi government was finalised on Monday and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will not be taking charge of any department. The decision comes a day after Kejriwal took

Feb 17, 2020, 16:07 PM IST
Anti-CAA protest: Sharjeel Imam sent to 1 day police custody by Delhi court

Anti-CAA protest: Sharjeel Imam sent to 1 day police custody by Delhi court

Imam was arrested from Bihar's Jehanabad on January 28 for allegedly making inflammatory speeches at the Jamia Millia Islamia University here and in Aligarh.

Feb 17, 2020, 15:57 PM IST
Nitin Gadkari to represent India at Global conference on road safety in Stockholm

Nitin Gadkari to represent India at Global conference on road safety in Stockholm

The conference, a follow up of the 2nd High-Level Global Conference on “Traffic Safety-Time of Results” in 2015 in Brazil, is being organised in active collaboration with World Bank, World Health

Feb 17, 2020, 15:29 PM IST
Babulal Marandi's JVM(P) merges with BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Babulal Marandi's JVM(P) merges with BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Former Jharkhand chief Minister and president of JVM(P) Babulal Marandi merged his party with the BJP. Union Home Minister Amit Shah welcomed Marandi, the first chief minister of Jharkhand, and his

Feb 17, 2020, 15:29 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out at GST Bhavan in Mumbai, no casualty reported

Massive fire breaks out at GST Bhavan in Mumbai, no casualty reported

A massive level III fire broke out at GST Bhavan at Maharana Pratap Chowk in Mumbai's Byculla area on Monday. The fire broke out on the 10th floor of the building and it is feared that some people

Feb 17, 2020, 14:05 PM IST
Poster war intensifies between RJD, JD(U) in Bihar

Poster war intensifies between RJD, JD(U) in Bihar

The latest posters, which surfaced in Bihar's Patna, shows Nitish Kumar's JD(U) mocking RJD. 

Feb 17, 2020, 10:22 AM IST
Seven charred to death in UP's Unnao following truck-van collision

Seven charred to death in UP's Unnao following truck-van collision

The van caught fire after it hit the truck in the opposite lane. The incident took place on Unnao-Hardoi turn, near Lucknow-Agra Expressway toll plaza.

Feb 17, 2020, 10:10 AM IST
Milind Deora praises Arvind Kejriwal, Ajay Maken asks him to ‘leave Congress’

Milind Deora praises Arvind Kejriwal, Ajay Maken asks him to ‘leave Congress’

Congress leader Milind Deora on Sunday (February 16) posted a video of the Delhi CM highlighting the achievements of the AAP government and wrote that under Kejriwal's leadership Delhi managed to

Feb 17, 2020, 09:27 AM IST
Gargi college molestation: Delhi High Court to hear plea for CBI probe today

Gargi college molestation: Delhi High Court to hear plea for CBI probe today

The Delhi High Court had on Friday said that it will hear on February 17 advocate ML Sharma's petition seeking a CBI probe in the Gargi college incident. 

Feb 17, 2020, 09:01 AM IST
Cracks developing in Maharashtra alliance? Sharad Pawar to meet NCP ministers today

Cracks developing in Maharashtra alliance? Sharad Pawar to meet NCP ministers today

The meeting is being watched in the context of Pawar recently expressing his displeasure over Uddhav government's decision to allow handing over the Elgar Parishad case to the NIA.

Feb 17, 2020, 08:54 AM IST
Two wanted criminals killed in encounter by Delhi Police

Two wanted criminals killed in encounter by Delhi Police

Sources told Zee Media that the two criminals identified as Raja Qureshi and Ramesh Bahadur were killed in an encounter with Delhi Police Special Cell at 5 AM. 

Feb 17, 2020, 08:02 AM IST
Honour killing: Teen girl murdered over alleged affair in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut

Honour killing: Teen girl murdered over alleged affair in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut

According to police, the girl was shot dead by one of her cousins.

Feb 17, 2020, 07:27 AM IST
Telangana to pass anti-Citizenship Amendment Act resolution, appeals Centre to repeal new law

Telangana to pass anti-Citizenship Amendment Act resolution, appeals Centre to repeal new law

The decision to pass a resolution against the CAA in the upcoming state assembly session was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Feb 17, 2020, 07:18 AM IST