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Arvind Kejriwal govt to set up Mohalla marshals for women's safety in Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal govt to set up Mohalla marshals for women's safety in Delhi

According to the Delhi government, the role of mohalla marshals will be a revolutionary step in ensuring the overall security and safety at the grass-root level.

Feb 22, 2020, 00:04 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate international judicial conference on February 22

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate international judicial conference on February 22

In the evening, Modi will also address the opening ceremony of the Khelo India University Games, which will be held from February 22 to March 1 at Bhubaneswar in Odisha, via video conferencing.

Feb 22, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal gets DoT clearance: Sources

Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal gets DoT clearance: Sources

The Bharti Infratel and Indus merger was approved ahead of the February 24 deadline, extended by Bharti Infratel in December pending the approval. 

Feb 21, 2020, 23:56 PM IST
Next 5 years, we will focus on education, health, self-reliance: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Next 5 years, we will focus on education, health, self-reliance: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

The Chief Minister said the State government has enhanced the level of education by introducing monthly tests and `Saksham` classes under the Learning Enhancement Programme. The annual results of the schools have improved by 10 percent in the last five years and efforts will continue in the future as well.

Feb 21, 2020, 23:54 PM IST
Gold prices reach 7-year high on fears Coronavirus will hit global growth

Gold prices reach 7-year high on fears Coronavirus will hit global growth

Gold prices have risen 3% so far this week and are set to record their biggest weekly percentage gain since early August.

Feb 21, 2020, 23:36 PM IST
Srinagar's Shankaracharya Temple gets illuminated, on the occasion of Maha Shivratri

Srinagar's Shankaracharya Temple gets illuminated, on the occasion of Maha Shivratri

Security personnel and tourist who came to visit Kashmir from the other parts of the country also visited the temple to offer prayer on Shivratri. 

Feb 21, 2020, 23:35 PM IST
Coronavirus global death toll reaches 2247; Iran reports two more deaths

Coronavirus global death toll reaches 2247; Iran reports two more deaths

South Korea remained the worst-infected country outside China as it confirmed 52 more cases of novel coronavirus taking the total figure to 156.

Feb 21, 2020, 22:36 PM IST
Maharashtra keen to adopt Delhi education model for state-run schools: Uday Samant

Maharashtra keen to adopt Delhi education model for state-run schools: Uday Samant

Samant met his Delhi counterpart Manish Sisodia here on Friday."I wanted to know about Delhi`s education model so I met him. We`ve thought to collaborate in the future and start this pattern in Maharashtra," said Samant.

Feb 21, 2020, 22:21 PM IST
CM Yogi Adityanath, 3,000 artistes to welcome President Donald Trump in Agra; Taj Mahal to remain closed for general public on February 24

CM Yogi Adityanath, 3,000 artistes to welcome President Donald Trump in Agra; Taj Mahal to remain closed for general public on February 24

Trump will reach Taj Mahal`s East Gate from the airport, covering a distance of 15 km. The artistes will present cultural programmes in around 12 places that fall between the airport and the East Gate of the Taj.

Feb 21, 2020, 21:55 PM IST
India reiterates Arunachal Pradesh an integral, inalienable part of country amid 'opposition' of China on Amit Shah's visit

India reiterates Arunachal Pradesh an integral, inalienable part of country amid 'opposition' of China on Amit Shah's visit

The statement comes in the wake of China's firm opposition to Union Home Minister Amit Shah`s visit to Arunachal Pradesh on its statehood day on February 20 and warned India against "complicating" the border issue.

Feb 21, 2020, 21:38 PM IST
Arth is a dialogue between tradition and modernity, says Shreyasi Goenka

Arth is a dialogue between tradition and modernity, says Shreyasi Goenka

"Since people from every sphere are participating in this programme, we are hopeful that the youth of the nation will preserve their ancient civilization and culture in this modern era," Shreyasi Goenka said.

Feb 21, 2020, 21:33 PM IST
Rajinikanth can end Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu, says BJP leader S Ve Shekar

Rajinikanth can end Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu, says BJP leader S Ve Shekar

According to Shekar those opposing Rajnikanth's entry into 'Tamil Nadu politics will bow down to him ones he takes the plunge.

Feb 21, 2020, 20:35 PM IST
Bengaluru girl Arudra booked for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard

Bengaluru girl Arudra booked for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard

The FIR was registered under IPC section 153(A) at the SJ Park police station for displaying 'Free Kashmir' placard at Town Hall protest.

Feb 21, 2020, 20:10 PM IST
Bullied schoolboy Quaden Bayles says he wants to kill himself, mom shares video describing plight: Watch

Bullied schoolboy Quaden Bayles says he wants to kill himself, mom shares video describing plight: Watch

In the 6.46 minute-long clip, the bullied child, 9-year-old Quaden Bayles, tells his mother he wanted to kill himself.

Feb 21, 2020, 20:01 PM IST
SC-appointed interlocutors reach Shaheen Bagh, talks with anti-CAA protesters enter third consecutive day

SC-appointed interlocutors reach Shaheen Bagh, talks with anti-CAA protesters enter third consecutive day

The mediators--Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran--are holding the talks not from the stage but from within the women protesting. 

Feb 21, 2020, 19:31 PM IST
Top news of the day, February 21, 2020

Top news of the day, February 21, 2020

Here's a roundup of top stories from the world of politics, sports, and entertainment, which grabbed the spotlight and trended the most on various social media platforms on February 21.

Feb 21, 2020, 19:25 PM IST
NRC will not be implemented in entire country, says Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Narendra Modi

NRC will not be implemented in entire country, says Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Narendra Modi

CM Thackeray, along with son Aaditya, met PM Modi in the national capital and asserted PM Modi has promised him that NRC will only be implemented in Assam. 

Feb 21, 2020, 19:15 PM IST
72 hrs before Trump lands, RSS's economic arm warns against 'non-veg' milk

72 hrs before Trump lands, RSS's economic arm warns against 'non-veg' milk

In a market where US dairy giants can flood the market with milk and dairy products like cheese, butter, and ice cream with very competitive prices, there is a real threat of survival for most of these dairy farmers, most of whom run small operations, fears Mahajan.

Feb 21, 2020, 18:35 PM IST
US-Taliban deal signing expected on February 29: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

US-Taliban deal signing expected on February 29: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

The US and the Taliban have been engaged in extensive talks to facilitate a political settlement to end the war in Afghanistan, reduce the US and allied forces presence, and ensure that no terrorist group ever uses Afghanistan soil to threaten the US or its allies. 

Feb 21, 2020, 18:11 PM IST
Air Force One: All about US President's 'Flying Oval Office' which will bring Donald Trump to India

Air Force One: All about US President's 'Flying Oval Office' which will bring Donald Trump to India

Air Force One is one of the largest commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. It is also one of the most recognizable symbols of the US President's office.

Feb 21, 2020, 18:08 PM IST