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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
IIT Madras developing Ramjet-powered artillery shell for Indian Army to hit targets more than 60 kms away

IIT Madras developing Ramjet-powered artillery shell for Indian Army to hit targets more than 60 kms away

Lt Gen PR Shankar (retd), whose team had exhibited the theoretical possibilities of the project at the recently concluded Defence Expo in Uttar Pradesh, said that his team is working on an artillery shell that is based on the next-gen Ramjet technology.

Feb 21, 2020, 18:01 PM IST
No clearance yet by Chinese govt to India's special flight carrying relief material, bringing back Indians from Coronavirus-hit Wuhan

No clearance yet by Chinese govt to India's special flight carrying relief material, bringing back Indians from Coronavirus-hit Wuhan

According to sources, India is ready to send relief package as mentioned in the letter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's letter to Chinese President Xi Jinping to deal with Coronavirus epidemic. 

Feb 21, 2020, 17:50 PM IST
Bring men for sterilisation or face penalty: Kamal Nath govt's diktat to health workers in MP

Bring men for sterilisation or face penalty: Kamal Nath govt's diktat to health workers in MP

By issuing a circular the National Health Mission (NHM) has asked top district officials and Chief Medical and Health Officers (CHMOs) to identify male workers with 'zero work output' and apply the 'no work no pay' principle.

Feb 21, 2020, 17:36 PM IST
1 Pakistani Army soldier killed after Indian Army retaliates to unprovoked ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

1 Pakistani Army soldier killed after Indian Army retaliates to unprovoked ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

At least one Pakistani soldier was killed on Friday after its Army violated ceasefire in the Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir. Several other Pakistani soldiers have reportedly been killed but it is yet to be confirmed. 

Feb 21, 2020, 17:28 PM IST
Former BSP MLA’s son held in connection with murder of engineering student in Lucknow

Former BSP MLA’s son held in connection with murder of engineering student in Lucknow

Prashant Singh had allegedly got into a verbal altercation with Aman Bahadur at a party in Lucknow on Wednesday.

Feb 21, 2020, 17:19 PM IST
Spilt in Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protesters over talks with SC-appointed interlocutors

Spilt in Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protesters over talks with SC-appointed interlocutors

This comes a day after the Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors - Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran - told the Shaheen Bagh protestors that terms and conditions of the talks will be decided by them. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:57 PM IST
Donald Trump's Ahmedabad  roadshow cut to 9 km, Gandhi Ashram visit cancelled

Donald Trump's Ahmedabad roadshow cut to 9 km, Gandhi Ashram visit cancelled

President Trump will be inaugurating the world's largest Motera stadium in Ahmedabad and nearly one lakh people will be attending the grand event of  'Namaste Trump' in Gujarat. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:30 PM IST
Strict action against those cheating in Uttar Pradesh high school and intermediate examinations, over 3 lakh candidates quit examinations

Strict action against those cheating in Uttar Pradesh high school and intermediate examinations, over 3 lakh candidates quit examinations

Due to the Yogi government's strictness to stop copying in the examinations, 3,58,618 candidates have left the examination within three days of commencement of examination till now. The examinations started on February 18.

Feb 21, 2020, 16:24 PM IST
After Amulya Leona, another girl displays 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' placard in Bengaluru

After Amulya Leona, another girl displays 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' placard in Bengaluru

The Police took another girl in custody for holding a placard reading 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' in Kannada. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:14 PM IST
ISRO to validate design, engineering of rocket carrying human

ISRO to validate design, engineering of rocket carrying human

The human space flight demonstration is planned before India`s 75th Independence Day in 2022 and four Indians are undergoing astronaut training in Russia.

Feb 21, 2020, 15:35 PM IST
Bombay Stock Exchange, National Stock Exchange closed on account of Hindu festival Mahashivratri

Bombay Stock Exchange, National Stock Exchange closed on account of Hindu festival Mahashivratri

There was no trading in money and bond markets as well as wholesale commodity markets, including metal and bullion. 

Feb 21, 2020, 15:27 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: FATF keeps Pakistan on grey list till June 2020 for lack of action against terror groups

BREAKING NEWS: FATF keeps Pakistan on grey list till June 2020 for lack of action against terror groups

The decision to this effect was during the FATF plenary, which is currently ongoing in the French capital of Paris. 

Feb 21, 2020, 15:25 PM IST