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Sharad Pawar trying to implicate 'Hindutvawadis' in Koregaon Bhima case, says Fadnavis

Sharad Pawar trying to implicate 'Hindutvawadis' in Koregaon Bhima case, says Fadnavis

Fadnavis made the allegation while talking to reporters a day before the Budget session of the Maharashtra legislature commences.

Feb 23, 2020, 18:35 PM IST
Delhi traffic comes to halt amid anti-CAA protest in Jafrabad, Bhajanpur

Delhi traffic comes to halt amid anti-CAA protest in Jafrabad, Bhajanpur

Traffic movement is also hit at Signature Bridge to Hindaun Air Base which connects Delhi to Gaziabad, causing inconvenience to the people. 

Feb 23, 2020, 17:34 PM IST
Mild earthquake tremors in Assam, Nagaland

Mild earthquake tremors in Assam, Nagaland

According to the IMD observations, at least 27 separate moderate and mild shakes struck this month in different Northeastern states.

Feb 23, 2020, 15:07 PM IST
Three killed, 1 injured in Hyderabad accident

Three killed, 1 injured in Hyderabad accident

The injured passenger was admitted to a private hospital even as the bodies were shifted to an Osmania Hospital for autopsy.

Feb 23, 2020, 14:56 PM IST
Temporary gate collapses at Motera stadium, venue of Namaste Trump event on Feb 24

Temporary gate collapses at Motera stadium, venue of Namaste Trump event on Feb 24

Even as preparations were on in full swing for the arrival of US President Donald Trump at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad, a temporary gate crashed down at the venue leading to embarrassment for the

Feb 23, 2020, 14:22 PM IST
BSNL employees to go on hunger strike on February 24

BSNL employees to go on hunger strike on February 24

Last year the cabinet approved a Rs 69,000 crore revival package for both BSNL and MTNL. The salient features of the package included allotment of the 4G spectrum, issuing a sovereign guarantee for

Feb 23, 2020, 14:06 PM IST
Honoured that he will be with us tomorrow, PM Modi on Donald Trump

Honoured that he will be with us tomorrow, PM Modi on Donald Trump

President Trump, accompanied by the First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner, will visit India on 24 and 25 February.

Feb 23, 2020, 14:01 PM IST
UP university launches course on how woman should behave, dress during pregnancy

UP university launches course on how woman should behave, dress during pregnancy

Senior gynaecologist Dr Madhu Gupta said that the course would support women and child welfare programme.

Feb 23, 2020, 13:47 PM IST
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik files nomination for BJD President post

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik files nomination for BJD President post

BJD leader Sanjay Das Burma said, "Patnaik, a five-time Chief Minister of Odisha, filed the nomination for the eighth time for the BJD President post with 10 proposers."

Feb 23, 2020, 13:00 PM IST
Temple in Ayodhya to be built on VHP's model, says Ram Janmabhoomi trustee Champat Rai

Temple in Ayodhya to be built on VHP's model, says Ram Janmabhoomi trustee Champat Rai

Meanwhile, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath will tour Ayodhya where he will meet with the saints and will visit Ram Lalla. He is also scheduled to meet the President of Shri Ram

Feb 23, 2020, 11:08 AM IST
Pray for early release of Mehbooba Mufti, Abdullahs, says Rajnath Singh

Pray for early release of Mehbooba Mufti, Abdullahs, says Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh drew accolades in Kashmir while he was the Home Minister in the previous government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for his uprightness and kindness.

Feb 23, 2020, 07:40 AM IST
Ludhiana: Shots fired at vehicle of Punjab Shiv Sena vice president

Ludhiana: Shots fired at vehicle of Punjab Shiv Sena vice president

Shiv Sena leader Amit Arora claimed that he was the target of the attack. The bullet hit a parked vehicle outside the office. 

Feb 23, 2020, 07:28 AM IST
Delhi's Jaffrabad stages Shaheen Bagh-like protest, DMRC shuts entry and exit gates

Delhi's Jaffrabad stages Shaheen Bagh-like protest, DMRC shuts entry and exit gates

A large number of women protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) gathered outside Jaffrabad metro station in Delhi on Saturday night blocking road no. 66 which connects Seelampur to

Feb 23, 2020, 07:16 AM IST
GSI says no discovery of 3,350-tonne gold deposits in UP's Sonbhadra, rejects media reports

GSI says no discovery of 3,350-tonne gold deposits in UP's Sonbhadra, rejects media reports

As per GSI study, it has estimated a probable category resource of 52,806.25 tonnes of ore with 3.03 grams per tonne gold (average grade) for a strike length of 170m in Sonbhadra district of Uttar

Feb 22, 2020, 23:19 PM IST
240-250 terrorists active in Kashmir; 25 killed so far in 2020: J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh

240-250 terrorists active in Kashmir; 25 killed so far in 2020: J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh

The number of listed terrorists active in Kashmir has come down to less than 250, while 25 terrorists were killed by security forces in nearly a dozen operations in the first two months of this year

Feb 22, 2020, 21:52 PM IST
Ayodhya Ram temple will be ready within 3.5 years, says Trust member

Ayodhya Ram temple will be ready within 3.5 years, says Trust member

According to Govind Dev Giriji Maharaj, the decision on when the construction would start would be taken only after time period suggested by the temple construction committee constituted under the

Feb 22, 2020, 20:46 PM IST
NDA will win Bihar polls under Nitish Kumar's leadership: BJP chief JP Nadda

NDA will win Bihar polls under Nitish Kumar's leadership: BJP chief JP Nadda

The comments of the BJP chief assume significance as Bihar`s 243-member Legislative Assembly is scheduled to go for polls later this year. 

Feb 22, 2020, 19:04 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: Delhi court rejects Nirbhaya gangrape case convict Vinay Sharma's plea seeking treatment for mental illness

BREAKING NEWS: Delhi court rejects Nirbhaya gangrape case convict Vinay Sharma's plea seeking treatment for mental illness

On February 16, Vinay had tried to hurt himself by banging his head against a wall in his cell, said Tihar Jail official on Thursday. The official added that Vinay had received minor injuries and he

Feb 22, 2020, 18:22 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: Delhi's Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protesters continue stir, demand security and withdrawal of police cases

BREAKING NEWS: Delhi's Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protesters continue stir, demand security and withdrawal of police cases

Amid efforts to convince the anti-CAA protesters of Delhi's Shaheen Bagh to end their agitation, which has been going on for over 70 days now, a road on Kalindi Kunj stretch linking Jamia to Noida as

Feb 22, 2020, 18:21 PM IST
Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Junaid Farooq arrested in J&K's Baramulla, ammunition seized

Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Junaid Farooq arrested in J&K's Baramulla, ammunition seized

Hizbul terrorist was arrested in a jointly coordinated operation by the J&K Police, Army and the CRPF personnel.

Feb 22, 2020, 16:34 PM IST