Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over Covid-19 handling, says Pakistan, Afghanistan did it better | India News

Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over Covid-19 handling, says Pakistan, Afghanistan did it better | India News

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday criticised the Central government‘s handling of coronavirus pandemic, saying that even Pakistan and Afghanistan controlled Covid better than India. “Another solid achievement by the BJP government. Even Pakistan and Afghanistan handled Covid better than India,” he tweeted. Another solid achievement by the BJP government. Even Pakistan and … Read more Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over Covid-19 handling, says Pakistan, Afghanistan did it better | India News

Covid-19 caseload in India rises to 73,70,468 | India News

Covid-19 caseload in India rises to 73,70,468 | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 caseload rose to 73,70,468 with 63,371 new infections being reported in a day, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 64 lakh pushing the recovery rate to 87.56 per cent, according to the Health Ministry data updated on Friday. The coronavirus death toll climbed to 1,12,161 … Read more Covid-19 caseload in India rises to 73,70,468 | India News

China, Russia and India spewing stuff into air: Trump | India News

China, Russia and India spewing stuff into air: Trump | India News

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has blamed countries like China, Russia and India for adding to the global air pollution and asserted that his country has the best environmental numbers. Speaking to his cheering supporters at an elections rally in the key battleground State of North Carolina on Thursday, Trump said the US under his … Read more China, Russia and India spewing stuff into air: Trump | India News

Work on 6 new tunnels in J&K and Ladakh to start soon | India News

Work on 6 new tunnels in J&K and Ladakh to start soon | India News

NEW DELHI: At a time when troops are engaged in a confrontation in eastern Ladakh and the government is shoring up border infrastructure, road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari has unveiled a plan to construct half a dozen new tunnels in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh that would help in movement of troops and … Read more Work on 6 new tunnels in J&K and Ladakh to start soon | India News

New timetable for passenger trains may scrap 600 mail & express trains, do away with 10,200 halts | India News

New timetable for passenger trains may scrap 600 mail & express trains, do away with 10,200 halts | India News

NEW DELHI: The “zero-based” timetable for all passenger trains, which is likely to see many firsts including the dropping of nearly 600 mail/express trains and doing away with about 10,200 halts including night halts, would be notified in the next couple of months. As per the plan, around 360 passenger trains would be upgraded as … Read more New timetable for passenger trains may scrap 600 mail & express trains, do away with 10,200 halts | India News

This US Presidential Election Is About Good Versus Evil Policies: Trump Supporters

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable.

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable. The 2020 presidential elections has emerged as a choice between good and evil policies, supporters of President Donald Trump in this city of North Carolina, a battleground … Read more This US Presidential Election Is About Good Versus Evil Policies: Trump Supporters

Kerala gold smuggling: Nothing in case diary to substantiate terror funding, says NIA court | India News

Kerala gold smuggling: Nothing in case diary to substantiate terror funding, says NIA court | India News

KOCHI: In the Kerala gold smuggling case, the National Investigation Agency special court has submitted that there is nothing in the case diary submitted by the NIA to show that the money spent by the accused was coming from any “terror outfits” or even their connection whatsoever with any “terrorist forces”. The court made the … Read more Kerala gold smuggling: Nothing in case diary to substantiate terror funding, says NIA court | India News

India Records 63,300 New Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Jumps by 895 as Peak Festive Season Looms

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New Delhi: India’s coronavirus tally neared 74 lakh on Friday with 63,371 new infections reported in the last 24 hours. As per Union health ministry data, 895 people succumbed to Covid-19 since Thursday. India’s total Covid caseload stands at 73,70,469, including 8,04,528 active cases, and the death toll touched 1,12,161, the ministry said. Already on … Read more India Records 63,300 New Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Jumps by 895 as Peak Festive Season Looms

Scolded By Dad, Girl, 11, Jumps Into Well And Dies In UP

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable.

Noida (UP): An 11-year-old girl died after she allegedly jumped into a well in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida, police said on Friday. “The girl took the extreme step Thursday evening as she was peeved over being scolded by her father,” a police spokesperson said. The incident took place around 7.30 pm at Pyaawali village, under … Read more Scolded By Dad, Girl, 11, Jumps Into Well And Dies In UP

Mexico’s Ex-defence Secretary Arrested In Los Angeles

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable.

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable. Mexico City (AP) Mexico’s top diplomat has said that the country’s former defence secretary, Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos, has been arrested in Los Angeles. Foreign Relations Secretary Marcelo … Read more Mexico’s Ex-defence Secretary Arrested In Los Angeles

Indian Students Adjust To Blended Learning At UK Universities

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable.

London: A significant cohort of students from India have managed to travel to the UK despite COVID-19 restrictions to take up courses across universities and are adjusting to the blended learning approach of a mix of online and in-person teaching, according to an analysis of the first few weeks of the new academic term. Universities … Read more Indian Students Adjust To Blended Learning At UK Universities

Ambedkar University Delhi Announces First Cut-off For Undergraduate Admission

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New Delhi: Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) released its first cut-off list for admission in undergraduate courses with the highest cut-off being 99 per cent for Psychology for aspirants from outside Delhi. Last week, Delhi University had released its first cut-off with the highest aggregate score being 100 per cent for three Honours courses at Lady … Read more Ambedkar University Delhi Announces First Cut-off For Undergraduate Admission

Uttar Pradesh: Body of dalit found, autopsy confirms rape | Lucknow News

Uttar Pradesh: Body of dalit found, autopsy confirms rape | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: The body of an 18-year-old Dalit girl was recovered from the fields with her hands tied in Satrikh area of Barabanki district late Wednesday. The autopsy conducted by a panel of doctors confirmed rape and death due to strangulation. Police are yet to establish the motive for rape and murder. Her father began scouring … Read more Uttar Pradesh: Body of dalit found, autopsy confirms rape | Lucknow News

Two get death for gang rape, murder of UP’s Hapur girl | Meerut News

Two get death for gang rape, murder of UP's Hapur girl | Meerut News

MEERUT: Two men convicted of gang-raping and murdering a 12-year-old girl in Hapur two years ago were on Thursday handed the death sentence by the court of special judge (Pocso Act) Veena Narayan. “Her minor brother was the key witness in the case. The assailants had abandoned him, taking him for dead. Because of the … Read more Two get death for gang rape, murder of UP’s Hapur girl | Meerut News

Uttar Pradesh may produce ethanol directly from sugarcane juice | Lucknow News

Uttar Pradesh may produce ethanol directly from sugarcane juice | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: The state government is mulling production of ethanol directly from sugarcane juice. If done, it would allow the government to address the problem of sugar glut which often leads to fall in prices of raw sugar. Ethanol, which is mixed with petrol, is prepared from molasses. Additional chief secretary, cane development, Sanjay Bhoosreddy said … Read more Uttar Pradesh may produce ethanol directly from sugarcane juice | Lucknow News

UP conducts 25 lakh Covid-19 tests in 15 days | Lucknow News

UP conducts 25 lakh Covid-19 tests in 15 days | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: The total number of Covid-19 tests conducted in the state crossed 1.25 crore on Thursday, according to an information shared by the state health department. With this, UP accounts for over 13.7% of all Covid-19 tests done in the country. “UP is the only state in the country to have crossed this milestone. On … Read more UP conducts 25 lakh Covid-19 tests in 15 days | Lucknow News

Coronavirus: Syringe-makers look to ramp up stocks for Covid vaccine | India News

Coronavirus: Syringe-makers look to ramp up stocks for Covid vaccine | India News

NEW DELHI: As the race for Covid-19 vaccine picks up with governments across the world readying plans for its procurement and distribution, syringe manufacturers in India are ramping up capacities by over 30% to meet the expected rise in demand globally. Currently, there are three major Indian medical device companies – Hindustan Syringes & Medical … Read more Coronavirus: Syringe-makers look to ramp up stocks for Covid vaccine | India News

Need role models to inspire girls to pursue science: Chem Nobel winner | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

As a young girl, Jennifer Doudna was fascinated by science — mostly how evolution shaped plants and animals to adapt to the Hawaiian landscape that was her home — but the first time she heard the word “biochemistry” was in high school. A woman researcher from a cancer centre was giving a talk at the … Read more Need role models to inspire girls to pursue science: Chem Nobel winner | India News

Biscuit, cake, capsicum, grapes… voters have quite a menu to choose from | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

PATNA: From chappals, shoes and baby walker to peas, grapes, capsicum ‘belan’, ‘kadhai’ and even ‘batsman’ — there’s hardly any item of everyday use that is not allotted by the Election Commission as a poll symbol to registered but unrecognised political parties ahead of the Bihar election. It is often a tedious task for the … Read more Biscuit, cake, capsicum, grapes… voters have quite a menu to choose from | India News

Assembly Committee lacks jurisdiction to inquire into Delhi riots: Centre | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre-Delhi turf tussle raised its head yet again with the Union government telling the Supreme Court on Thursday that the Delhi Assembly‘s Peace and Harmony Committee had no jurisdiction to inquire into hate speech circulation during Delhi riots as law and order squarely fell in the Union’s domain. Making an intervention in … Read more Assembly Committee lacks jurisdiction to inquire into Delhi riots: Centre | India News

SC notice to Google, Whatsapp and Amazon on data security in UPI | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday sought responses from the Centre, RBI and National Payments Corporation of India on a PIL, which alleged breach of financial data security of Indians using ‘Unified Payments Interface‘ (UPI) services offered by big players like Amazon Pay, GooglePay and challenged permission to WhatsApp to start UPI services. A … Read more SC notice to Google, Whatsapp and Amazon on data security in UPI | India News

25-yr-old woman engineer sarpanch remodels a Haryana Dalit village | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

KAKRALA KUCHIYAN (KAITHAL): A qualified woman chief can transform a village. Thanks to her, this place 20 km from the district headquarters knows gender safety, reading habit, and moder n outlook. In her trademark blue jeans, white shirt, and neat braid, engineer Parveen Kaur, 25, surveys the makeover of her Dalit-dominated village of farm hands … Read more 25-yr-old woman engineer sarpanch remodels a Haryana Dalit village | India News

India elected Solar Alliance chief again | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

NEW DELHI: The International Solar Alliance on Wednesday re-elected its co-founders India and France as the president and co-president, respectively, for a two-year term. ISA is the first treatybased international government organisation that has its headquarters in India. The organisation has often been seen as New Delhi’s response to China’s OBOR (One Belt One Road) … Read more India elected Solar Alliance chief again | India News