Hooch tragedy: ED files chargesheet against Bihar liquor mafia in money laundering case | India News

Hooch tragedy: ED files chargesheet against Bihar liquor mafia in money laundering case | India News

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a chargesheet against liquor mafia Sanjay Pratap Singh and others before a special court in Patna here in connection with a money laundering case related to the hooch tragedy, in which 21 persons lost their lives in Bihar’s Bhojpur district after drinking poisonous liquor. The ED, in … Read more Hooch tragedy: ED files chargesheet against Bihar liquor mafia in money laundering case | India News

PM Modi releases commemorative coin to mark FAO’s 75th anniversary | India News

PM Modi releases commemorative coin to mark FAO's 75th anniversary | India News

NEW DELHI: On the occasion of 75th Anniversary of Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday released a commemorative coin of Rs 75 denomination to mark the long-standing relation of India with FAO. The Prime Minister also dedicated to the nation 17 recently developed biofortified varieties of eight crops on World … Read more PM Modi releases commemorative coin to mark FAO’s 75th anniversary | India News

Gunjan Saxena tells Delhi HC never faced institutional or gender bias in IAF | India News

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

NEW DELHI: Former air force pilot Gunjan Saxena told the Delhi high court on Thursday she has never suffered any institutional or gender bias in the Indian Air Force (IAF). In an affidavit filed before a bench of justice Rajiv Shakdher, the woman officer – whose life inspired the movie “Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil … Read more Gunjan Saxena tells Delhi HC never faced institutional or gender bias in IAF | India News

World class New Ayodhya to be designed like arched bow on Saryu banks | India News

World class New Ayodhya to be designed like arched bow on Saryu banks | India News

AYODHYA: In a giant leap forward to establish a modern Ayodhya adjacent to ancient temple town, the Uttar Pradesh government is planning an arched bow design for the world class township, which will have Saryu in silhouette and streets mirroring sun rays emanating from Ram temple in a bird’s eye view. Global consultants will be … Read more World class New Ayodhya to be designed like arched bow on Saryu banks | India News

India gained decade of life expectancy since 1990: Lancet study | India News

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

NEW DELHI: India has gained more than a decade of life expectancy since 1990, but there are wide inequalities between states, according to a new study which assessed more than 286 causes of death and 369 diseases and injuries in more than 200 countries and territories across the world. The study, published in the Lancet … Read more India gained decade of life expectancy since 1990: Lancet study | India News

SSB jawan arrested in Rajouri district | India News

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

JAMMU: A jawan of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), who had gone missing along with ammunition from Chadoora area of central Kashmir‘s Budgam district, was arrested in Rajouri district on Friday, police officials said. SSB constable Altaf Hussain had gone missing from the camp at Nagam area near Chadoora with one magazine of INSAS rifle … Read more SSB jawan arrested in Rajouri district | India News

Trump Extends Best Wishes To Harris As 2 Of Her Staffers Test Positive For COVID-19

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Jha Greenville (US): US President Donald Trump has extended his best wishes to Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris as two of her staffers tested positive for COVID-19, following which she suspended her campaign travel. Harris was scheduled to campaign in the battleground state of North Carolina on Thursday. Addressing his supporters at an election rally … Read more Trump Extends Best Wishes To Harris As 2 Of Her Staffers Test Positive For COVID-19

Students Trek To Hilltop To Access Internet For Online Classes

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Panaji: Determination to continue their studies during the COVID-19 pandemic is driving a group of Goa students to trek 3km everyday to reach a hilltop inside a wildlife sanctuary in search of better Internet connectivity for their online classes. For these students, numbering 25 and including girls, trek to the hilltop in Sanguem taluka of … Read more Students Trek To Hilltop To Access Internet For Online Classes

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

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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

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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