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ANI reported that one person died and 56 were injured in a bus accident at Nowshera in J&K
One dead, 56 injured in a bus accident at Nowshera, J&K
ANI reported that one person died and 56 were injured in a bus accident at Nowshera in J&K. According to Sukhdev Singh, ADC Nowshera, "The bus was on the Rajouri-Nowshera route. We've received 56 injured patients out of which one person died during treatment. Four critically injured patients are referred to GMC hospital, Jammu."
Delhi | Dumping yard at Ghazipur catches fire
ANI reported that the dumping yard at Ghazipur caught fire and about 6 fire tenders are at the spot. Details awaited.
Indian Army inducts latest sniper rifles from Finland for soldiers deployed along LoC
Indian Army inducts latest sniper rifles from Finland for soldiers deployed along LoC, an official told PTI.
Kremlin confirms Russia-Ukraine talks will be held in Turkey this week
Kremlin has confirmed that Russia-Ukraine talks will be held in Turkey this week, but are unlikely to get underway today, reported Reuters.
Delhi Court extends judicial custody of Chitra Ramkrishna
ANI reported that a Delhi Court extended judicial custody till April 11, 2022 of Chitra Ramkrishna, former managing director and chief executive officer of National Stock Exchange in the NSE co-location case.
J&K | 2 active terrorists linked with proscribed terror outfit LeT arrested
ANI reported that two active terrorists linked with proscribed terror outfit LeT, Waseem A Ganai & Iqbal A Sheikh, have been arrested in Sunnergund area, Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir. Police said that incriminating materials, Chinese pistol, 2 pistol magazines, 12 pistol rounds, 32 AK-47 rounds have been recovered and further probe is underway.
Lok Sabha Business Advisory Committee agrees to hold a discussion on price rise
ANI reported that the Lok Sabha Business Advisory Committee has agreed to hold a discussion on price rise this week, under Rule 193.
5 BJP MLAs suspended from West Bengal Assembly
ANI reported that 5 BJP MLAs, including Suvendu Adhikari, have been suspended from the West Bengal Assembly, until further notice, following a clash between TMC & BJP MLAs on the floor of the House over Birbhum violence.
Britain cedes control of bailed-out NatWest bank
AFP reported that Britain has ceded control of the bailed-out NatWest bank.
Left and DMK MPs protest at Gandhi statue over the two-day 'Bharat Bandh
Left and DMK MPs protest at Gandhi statue in the Parliament over the two-day 'Bharat Bandh' called by central trade unions, reported ANI.
Delhi Assembly proceedings adjourned briefly over alleged derogatory remark made against CM Arvind Kejriwal by city BJP president
PTI reported that Delhi Assembly proceedings were adjourned briefly over an alleged derogatory remark made against CM Arvind Kejriwal by city BJP president.
Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned till 12 noon amid protest
PTI reported that Rajya Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 12 noon amid protest by members after the chair decides not to admit notices on fuel price & other issues.
Pramod Sawant takes oath as Goa Chief Minister for the 2nd consecutive term
ANI reported that Pramod Sawant took oath as Goa Chief Minister for the 2nd consecutive term.
AIMPLB moves SC against Karnataka HC order which dismissed pleas against the ban on hijab
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) moved the Supreme Court against Karnataka High Court's order which dismissed pleas against the ban on hijab in educational institutes.
Akhilesh Yadav reaches Uttar Pradesh Assembly to take oath as MLA
Samajwadi Party chief & Leader of Opposition Akhilesh Yadav reached the Uttar Pradesh Assembly to take oath as MLA, reported ANI.
Israeli PM tests positive for Covid after meeting Blinken
AFP reported that Israeli PM Naftali Bennett tested positive for Covid after meeting US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.
Rupee falls 11 paise to 76.35 against US dollar in early trade
The Rupee fell 11 paise to 76.35 against the US dollar in early trade today, reported PTI.
BJP's Pramod Sawant to take oath as Goa CM for the second consecutive term today
ANI reported that BJP's Pramod Sawant will take oath as Goa CM for the second consecutive term today. 8 BJP legislators including Vishwajeet Rane, Ravi Naik, Atanasio Monserrate will also take oath as ministers today.
Sensex drops 138.56 points to 57,223.64 in opening trade
PTI reported that the Sensex dropped 138.56 points to 57,223.64 in opening trade today, while Nifty slipped 43.55 points to 17,109.45.
'CODA' wins best picture trophy at the 2022 Oscars
'CODA' wins best picture trophy at the 2022 Oscars, reports PTI.
Will Smith wins best actor Oscar, Jessica Chastain named best actress
Jessica Chastain named best actress winner at the 2022 Oscars. Will Smith wins best actor Oscar for 'King Richard', reports PTI.
Jane Campion wins best director Oscar for 'The Power of the Dog'
PTI reported that Jane Campion wins best director Oscar for 'The Power of the Dog'.
India registers 1,270 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours
According to ANI, India registered 1,270 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours; Active cases stand at 15,859.
Kerala trade unions on nationwide bandh today & tomorrow
ANI reported that to protest against government policies, different trade unions in Kerala have called for a nationwide strike/bandh today & tomorrow, March 28 & 29. Only emergency services are excluded from the strike.
Winner: Best Documentary Feature – ‘Summer Of Soul’
Best Documentary Feature Oscar won by ‘Summer Of Soul’, reported NDTV.
'Drive My Car' wins best international film Oscar
'Drive My Car' from Japan won the best international film Oscar, reported PTI.
Petrol price hiked by 30 paise a litre, diesel up 35 paise
Petrol price hiked by 30 paise a litre, diesel up 35 paise - sixth increase in a week taking total hike to Rs 4-4.10/ltr, reported PTI.
China begins locking down most of Shanghai
China begins locking down most of its largest city, Shanghai, to begin mass testing its population of 26 million, reports AP.