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2 people dead, 20 injured as mini-truck carrying wedding guests overturns in Odisha’s Gajapati district: Police

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16 Feb 2021, 11:18 AM

Why were actionable intelligence on Pulwama attack inputs ignored?, says Rahul Gandhi

On 14th Feb 2019, the PM was busy shooting a film having ignored prior intelligence inputs and leaving our jawans to die in Pulwama. Why were actionable intelligence inputs ignored?, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

16 Feb 2021, 8:13 PM

2 people dead, 20 injured as mini-truck carrying wedding guests overturns in Odisha

2 people dead, 20 injured as mini-truck carrying wedding guests overturns in Odisha's Gajapati district: Police

16 Feb 2021, 7:24 PM

Death toll in Sidhi bus accident rises to 47

Sidhi bus accident: Death toll rises to 47. 42 bodies handed over to the families of the victims, says SP Sidhi, Madhya Pradesh


16 Feb 2021, 6:59 PM

Village head shot dead in Jaunpur, UP

A 50-year-old village head in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur district was shot dead by some persons on Tuesday, police said.

Raj Kumar Yadav, the head of Makhmelpur village in Sarai Khwaja, was shot by some motorcycle-borne youths when he was going to Jaunpur city around 3 pm, Additional Superintendent of Police Sanjay Kumar said.

He suffered five bullet injuries and was rushed to a hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said.

Following the incident, locals in their protest against the killing blocked the Jaunpur-Shahganj road at Kokrideeha. A police vehicle was also damaged by the demonstrators.

16 Feb 2021, 6:32 PM

Shantanu Muluk gets transit bail, Nikita Jacobs's plea to be heard tomorrow

Bombay HC has granted transit bail to Shantanu Muluk in connection with the toolkit case, Nikita Jacobs’s plea to be heard tomorrow, reports India Today


16 Feb 2021, 5:26 PM

4 cases of COVID's SA variant, one of Brazil found in India, says ICMR

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has found a total of 192 COVID-19 cases of the new variants of mutated SARS-CoV-2 in last two months, including four from the variant emerging in South Africa and one from the Brazilian variant, officials said on Tuesday.

The remaining cases are all of the UK variant.

16 Feb 2021, 5:17 PM

Only two states -- Maharashtra and Kerala -- contribute to 72 per cent of active cases of COVID-19: Govt


16 Feb 2021, 4:44 PM

Eight states that reported frontline workers' vaccination coverage of over 40 pc include Jharkhand, Gujarat, Odisha, Rajasthan, MP: Govt

16 Feb 2021, 4:44 PM

Four detected with South Africa strain of SARS-COV-2 in India in January; all travellers, contacts have been tested and quarantined: Govt


16 Feb 2021, 4:44 PM

So far, 187 people have tested positive for UK variant of SARS-COV-2 in India; all their contacts have been isolated and tested: Govt

16 Feb 2021, 4:44 PM

Eleven states/UTs, including Delhi, Punjab administers 1st COVID vaccine dose to less than 50 %

Eleven states/UTs, including Delhi, Punjab, Andhra Pradesh, administered 1st COVID vaccine dose to less than 50 pc healthcare workers: Govt


16 Feb 2021, 3:22 PM

Delhi Commission for Women takes suo motu cognisance of Disha Ravi's arrest

Delhi Commission for Women takes suo motu cognisance of reports that Disha Ravi was arrested by Delhi Police from Bengaluru without disclosure of her whereabouts to her parents, without transit remand, and produced in Delhi without a lawyer of her choice present.

16 Feb 2021, 3:20 PM

Delhi Court extends Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam and others in UAPA case till 1st March

North East Delhi Violence: A Delhi Court further extends judicial custody of Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam and others in UAPA case till 1st March.


16 Feb 2021, 2:27 PM

People must take precautions else we'd head towards another lockdown: Kishori Pednekar, Mumbai Mayor on surge in COVID cases in city

It's a matter of concern. Most people travelling in trains don't wear masks. People must take precautions else we'd head towards another lockdown. Whether lockdown will be implemented again, is in the hands of people: Kishori Pednekar, Mumbai Mayor on surge in COVID cases in city

16 Feb 2021, 1:54 PM

A total of 35 bodies recovered till now from the site in Sidhi

Madhya Pradesh: A total of 35 bodies recovered till now from the site in Sidhi where a bus, carrying around 54 passengers, fell into a canal today. 7 people were rescued. A search operation is underway.


16 Feb 2021, 1:32 PM

Farmer dies by suicide in UP after being slapped with Rs 1.5 lakh electricity bill

Uttar Pradesh: Farmer dies by suicide after being slapped with an 'inflated’ electricity bill worth Rs 1.5 lakh, reports NDTV

16 Feb 2021, 12:44 PM

India beat England by 317 runs in the 2nd test match

India beat England by 317 runs in the 2nd test match, level the 4-match series 1-1.


16 Feb 2021, 12:44 PM

18 dead in Madhya Pradesh's Sidhi district after bus falls off bridge into canal

18 dead in Madhya Pradesh's Sidhi district after bus falls off bridge into canal, more feared drowned

16 Feb 2021, 12:12 PM

Low-intensity IED explopsion at Pazalpora in Jammu and Kashmir

J&K: A small and low-intensity IED, kept by terrorists in a tipper vehicle, exploded at Pazalpora, Bijbehara. No injuries reported. More details awaited.


16 Feb 2021, 12:07 PM

SC agrees to consider a plea seeking prioritisation in giving COVID-19 vaccination to judges, lawyers and judicial staff

Supreme Court agrees to consider a plea seeking prioritisation in giving COVID-19 vaccination to judges, lawyers and judicial staff across the country. "We will consider this, matter after two weeks," says CJI SA Bobde.

16 Feb 2021, 11:53 AM

2nd test day 4: England 134 & 116/7 at lunch against India

2nd test day 4: England 134 & 116/7 at lunch against India (Joe Root 33*, Daniel Lawrence 26, Axar Patel 3-41, Ravichandran Ashwin 3-42), need 366 more runs


16 Feb 2021, 11:29 AM

Delhi Police writes to Zoom, seeking details of Zoom meeting over toolkit matter

Delhi Police writes to Zoom, seeking details of Zoom meeting over toolkit matter in connection with 26th January violence.

16 Feb 2021, 11:29 AM

Supreme Court directs AIIMS Gorakhpur to conduct the examinations for 11 first-year students

Supreme Court directs AIIMS Gorakhpur to conduct the examinations for 11 first-year students whose attendance was low due to COVID-19


16 Feb 2021, 11:29 AM

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat meets actor Mithun Chakraborty

Maharashtra: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat meets actor Mithun Chakraborty at the latter's residence in Mumbai.

16 Feb 2021, 10:58 AM

Delhi Court remands Deep Sidhu, an accused in 26th January violence, to 7-day Police custody

A Delhi Court remands Deep Sidhu, an accused in 26th January violence, to 7-day Police custody: Delhi Police Sources


16 Feb 2021, 10:02 AM

Bail pleas of Nikita Jacob, Shantanu Muluk in Bombay High Court today

The Bombay High Court will on Tuesday hear the bail petitions of advocate and activist Nikita Jacob and Shantanu Muluk, who are facing arrest for their alleged involvement in toolkit case

16 Feb 2021, 9:41 AM

Sensex rallies 308.27 points to new lifetime high of 52,462.40 in opening trade

Sensex rallies 308.27 points to new lifetime high of 52,462.40 in opening trade; Nifty jumps 90.95 points to 15,405.65


16 Feb 2021, 9:37 AM

India reports 9,121 new COVID-19 cases and 81 deaths in the last 24 hours

16 Feb 2021, 9:21 AM

6 people injured in a fight between neighbours over the falling of a motorcycle in Jahangirpuri

Delhi: 6 people injured in a fight between neighbours over the falling of a motorcycle in Jahangirpuri area last night. A police investigation is underway.


16 Feb 2021, 9:21 AM

People took holy dip at Har Ki Pauri Ghat in Haridwar this morning, on Basant Panchami

16 Feb 2021, 9:07 AM

Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category, with overall air quality index standing at 323

Uttarakhand: A total of 11 bodies recovered from Tapovan tunnel in Joshimath of Chamoli district so far; 58 bodies in total. 146 more bodies yet to be found.


16 Feb 2021, 9:04 AM

Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category, with overall air quality index standing at 323

Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category, with overall air quality index standing at 323, according to System of Air Quality & Weather Forecasting & Research (SAFAR)

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