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Social worker Agus Indra Udayana visits 'Indonesia's hero' Biju Patnaik's museum in Bhubaneswar

Social worker Agus Indra Udayana visits 'Indonesia's hero' Biju Patnaik's museum in Bhubaneswar

Udayana, who was conferred Padma Shri earlier this year, thanked Photojournalist Aneel Prasad Mishra for establishing the museum dedicated to Patnaik in Bhubaneswar.

Feb 21, 2020, 07:08 AM IST
Shiv Sena's stand not clear on CAA, NPR and NRC: Ashok Chavan

Shiv Sena's stand not clear on CAA, NPR and NRC: Ashok Chavan

Maharashtra minister and Congress leader Ashok Chavan on Thursday said that Shiv Sena`s stand is not clear on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and National

Feb 21, 2020, 06:42 AM IST
Left wins Jadavpur University students union election, SFI scores big in Arts dept, ABVP progresses in Engineering

Left wins Jadavpur University students union election, SFI scores big in Arts dept, ABVP progresses in Engineering

The final results for the Jadavpur University (JU) students union election in Kolkata, West Bengal, showed that the Left has been elected to victory once again in all four posts. The Students

Feb 20, 2020, 23:51 PM IST
Sharjeel Imam brought to Assam, Guwahati court sends him to 4-day police remand

Sharjeel Imam brought to Assam, Guwahati court sends him to 4-day police remand

Sharjeel Imam had allegedly made a seditious statement like "Assam should be cut off from rest of India" during the anti-CAA protests held at Shaheen Bagh. 

Feb 20, 2020, 23:30 PM IST
Haryana to set up Atal Kisan Majdoor canteens to provide cheap meals to farmers, labourers

Haryana to set up Atal Kisan Majdoor canteens to provide cheap meals to farmers, labourers

These canteens have started functioning at five Market Committees namely, Karnal, Bhiwani, Nuh, Panchkula, Fatehabad Market Committee Mandi and at Karnal Cooperative Sugar Mill.

Feb 20, 2020, 22:57 PM IST
Plastic-free Tirumala town to have glass bottles for drinking water; proposal gets mixed response

Plastic-free Tirumala town to have glass bottles for drinking water; proposal gets mixed response

Since the Tirupati Urban Development Authority decided to ban the sale of plastic water bottles, pilgrims are facing a lot of problems in getting drinking water. 

Feb 20, 2020, 20:53 PM IST
Tamil Nadu accident: Kerala State Road Transport Corporation to conduct inquiry

Tamil Nadu accident: Kerala State Road Transport Corporation to conduct inquiry

The bus with 48 passengers owned by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation was on its way to Ernakulam in Kerala from Bengaluru in Karnataka when the mishap occurred.

Feb 20, 2020, 17:30 PM IST
Breaking news: 'Nationalism' is often equated with Hitler's Nazi ideology these days, says RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Breaking news: 'Nationalism' is often equated with Hitler's Nazi ideology these days, says RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

The RSS chief remarked that the time has come to work to make India a superpower in the world and unlike other superpowers, India would never misuse its influence over others. 

Feb 20, 2020, 11:41 AM IST
Indian comes from New Zealand to immerse dog's ashes in Ganga, performs last rites

Indian comes from New Zealand to immerse dog's ashes in Ganga, performs last rites

Kumar immersed Lykan's ashes in Ganga and performed his last rites as per Hindu tradition. He also did a pind daan in the city of Gaya.

Feb 20, 2020, 10:22 AM IST
Nirbhaya case death row convict Vinay attempts to hurt himself in Tihar jail

Nirbhaya case death row convict Vinay attempts to hurt himself in Tihar jail

Vinay, one of the death row convicts of 2012 Delhi gang-rape case, had tried to hurt himself by banging his head against a wall in his cell on February 16.

Feb 20, 2020, 09:15 AM IST
19 dead, several injured as bus collides with lorry in Tamil Nadu

19 dead, several injured as bus collides with lorry in Tamil Nadu

At least 19 people, including five women, were killed on Thursday (February 20) when a Kerala state government bus collided with a container lorry near Avanashi town in Tamil Nadu.

Feb 20, 2020, 08:25 AM IST
Here's what Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi said during #MaaKaSandesh to the nation on DNA

Here's what Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi said during #MaaKaSandesh to the nation on DNA

Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi made an emotional appeal to the people of the country urging everyone to come together to ensure justice for Nirbhaya and said that if Nirbhaya fails to get justice, no

Feb 20, 2020, 07:54 AM IST
Man shot dead in Delhi's Rohini, police suspects gang war

Man shot dead in Delhi's Rohini, police suspects gang war

A man was shot dead in the Kanjhawala area of Delhi's Rohini on Wednesday night. Police reached the spot after receiving information about the incident, the matter is under investigation.

Feb 20, 2020, 06:51 AM IST
Muslim organisations hold anti-CAA protest in Chennai, other cities of Tamil Nadu

Muslim organisations hold anti-CAA protest in Chennai, other cities of Tamil Nadu

Despite repeated assurances by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami that the CAA would not harm Indian citizens, Muslims organizations took out massive rallies in Chennai, Madurai, and

Feb 20, 2020, 00:11 AM IST
Iqbal Mirchi case: Enforcement Directorate records Sudhakar Shetty's statement

Iqbal Mirchi case: Enforcement Directorate records Sudhakar Shetty's statement

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has recorded the statement of Sudhakar Reddy, Chairman of Sahana Group, in connection with the money laundering case involving late drug smuggler Iqbal Mirchi, said

Feb 19, 2020, 23:17 PM IST
Nritya Gopal Das elected president, Champat Rai general secretary of Ram Janmabhoomi Trust; Nripendra Misra to head temple construction committee

Nritya Gopal Das elected president, Champat Rai general secretary of Ram Janmabhoomi Trust; Nripendra Misra to head temple construction committee

The first meeting of Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirtha Kshetra Trust, formed by the Centre for building Ram temple at Ayodhya, on Wednesday (February 19) elected Nitya Gopal Das as its president, Champat

Feb 19, 2020, 20:33 PM IST
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami announces subsidy for ulemas to buy 2-wheelers; Rs 15 crore for Haj house

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami announces subsidy for ulemas to buy 2-wheelers; Rs 15 crore for Haj house

The Chief Minister said that his government will celebrate former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s birthday as `State Women Children Protection Day` on February 24.

Feb 19, 2020, 16:22 PM IST
Breaking news: BJP responsible for ex-TMC MP Tapas Paul's death, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Breaking news: BJP responsible for ex-TMC MP Tapas Paul's death, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday (February 19) blamed BJP-led government at the Centre for the death of veteran Bengali actor and former TMC MP Tapas Paul.

Feb 19, 2020, 13:00 PM IST
Breaking news: Anti-CAA protesters defy Madras HC order, march to lay siege of Tamil Nadu assembly

Breaking news: Anti-CAA protesters defy Madras HC order, march to lay siege of Tamil Nadu assembly

Thousand of people came out on Chennai's Wallajah Road on Wednesday (February 19) to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population

Feb 19, 2020, 11:50 AM IST
Jadavpur University elections held today after 3 years, results on Feb 20

Jadavpur University elections held today after 3 years, results on Feb 20

The Jadavpur University students' election will be closely fought between SFI and ABVP.

Feb 19, 2020, 11:02 AM IST