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Six people killed in jeep-truck collision at Rajasthan's Hanumangarh

Six people killed in jeep-truck collision at Rajasthan's Hanumangarh

At least six people were killed in an accident in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh today (February 20) after a truck collided with a jeep.

Feb 21, 2020, 09:59 AM IST
Donald Trump keeps everyone guessing about 'tremendous' trade deal with India

Donald Trump keeps everyone guessing about 'tremendous' trade deal with India

Trump, accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump, is scheduled to travel to Ahmedabad, Agra and New Delhi on February 24 and 25. 

Feb 21, 2020, 09:23 AM IST
FATF gives Pakistan time until October to exit grey list: Sources

FATF gives Pakistan time until October to exit grey list: Sources

The decision is likely to be announced after the FATF plenary in Paris today.

Feb 21, 2020, 08:33 AM IST
Darjeeling municipality election put on hold till April 30 by Jalpaiguri circuit bench

Darjeeling municipality election put on hold till April 30 by Jalpaiguri circuit bench

The court ordered that the status quo be maintained and fixed April 24 as the next date of hearing in the matter.

Feb 21, 2020, 08:13 AM IST
Rear Admiral Antony George assumes charge as Chief Staff Officer at Southern Naval Command

Rear Admiral Antony George assumes charge as Chief Staff Officer at Southern Naval Command

Prior to the present appointment, he was the first Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff in charge of "Staff Requirements" of the Navy, a post which he held for over two years. 

Feb 21, 2020, 07:29 AM IST
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
JSP chief Pawan Kalyan donates Rs 1 cr for welfare of Army men

JSP chief Pawan Kalyan donates Rs 1 cr for welfare of Army men

Jana Sena Party (JSP) President Pawan Kalyan has called upon the people to extend support to the families of Army personnel, who were fighting restlessly for safeguarding the nation while handing over a donation of Rs 1 crore to Central Sainik Board.

Feb 21, 2020, 06:51 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 Register of Citizens (NRC), adding that the issue will be taken by Maharashtra coordination committee.

Feb 21, 2020, 06:42 AM IST
Amulya Leona, the girl who shouted 'Pakistan zindabad' in Bengaluru sent to 14-day judicial custody

Amulya Leona, the girl who shouted 'Pakistan zindabad' in Bengaluru sent to 14-day judicial custody

Amulya Leona, the girl who raised `Pakistan zindabad` slogan at an anti-CAA rally in Bengaluru was denied bail by a judicial magistrate.

Feb 21, 2020, 06:36 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 Federation of India (SFI) won by a significant margin in the Arts department, while the left-wing Democratic Students Federation (DSF) has bagged the most number of votes in the Engineering Department. The Science Department was won by the independent student wing, We The Independent (WTI).

Feb 20, 2020, 23:51 PM IST
Larry Tesler: Inventor of cut, copy and paste dies at 74

Larry Tesler: Inventor of cut, copy and paste dies at 74

Tesler also served a long stint in Apple between the years 1980 and 1997 where he contributed towards the development of numerous products such as Macintosh, QuickTime, Lisa, and the Newton tablet.

Feb 20, 2020, 23:44 PM IST
Woman shouts 'Pakistan Zindabad' during Asaduddin Owaisi's rally, he stops her

Woman shouts 'Pakistan Zindabad' during Asaduddin Owaisi's rally, he stops her

The police immediately detained the girl, identified as Amulya. The police have imposed a case of treason on the girl. The female policemen took her to the nearest police station.

Feb 20, 2020, 23:37 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
Indian armed forces foil BAT's disruptive actions even before Pakistan launches them: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane

Indian armed forces foil BAT's disruptive actions even before Pakistan launches them: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane

The BAT includes both regular Army personnel and mercenaries from groups such as Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and is tasked to carry out surprise attacks on the Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC).

Feb 20, 2020, 22:59 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
SpiceJet announces 20 new domestic flights; check launch date, routes

SpiceJet announces 20 new domestic flights; check launch date, routes

With these new services, the airline will now operate a total of 52 flights connecting 12 cities under the regional connectivity scheme.

Feb 20, 2020, 22:41 PM IST
Ram Mandir Trust members meet PM Modi, invite him to visit Ayodhya

Ram Mandir Trust members meet PM Modi, invite him to visit Ayodhya

The 15-member trust was constituted by the Modi government, after the Supreme Court's verdict on November 9 in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case which settled the long-festering religious issue.

Feb 20, 2020, 22:30 PM IST
Article 371 would not be touched, assures Home Minister Amit Shah to people of Northeast

Article 371 would not be touched, assures Home Minister Amit Shah to people of Northeast

Amit Shah said, "Misinformation was spread after the abrogation of Article 370 that Article 371 will also be scrapped. It will never happen. Nobody has any such intention."

Feb 20, 2020, 22:07 PM IST
Man arrested on suspicion of stabbing an elderly in London mosque

Man arrested on suspicion of stabbing an elderly in London mosque

"A man, in his 70s, was found injured. His condition has been assessed as non-life-threatening," London`s Metropolitan Police said in a statement.

Feb 20, 2020, 22:07 PM IST
India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Virat Kohli's team faces uphill task against Kane Williamson`s Black Caps in Wellington

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Virat Kohli's team faces uphill task against Kane Williamson`s Black Caps in Wellington

While India will look to continue their unbeaten run in the World Test Championship when they take on the Kiwis in the first Test of the two-match series beginning Friday at the Basin Reserve, the Kiwis were thrashed by Australia in December-January.

Feb 20, 2020, 20:56 PM IST