Madhya Pradesh govt to register case against web series Tandav

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh government will register a case against Amazon Prime India's web series Tandav, said state's Home Minister Narottam Mishra here on Tuesday. This came after several FIRs were registe...

Madhya Pradesh govt to register case against web series Tandav

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh government will register a case against Amazon Prime India's web series Tandav, said state's Home Minister Narottam Mishra here on Tuesday. This came after several FIRs were registe...

Madhya Pradesh govt to register case against web series Tandav

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh government will register a case against Amazon Prime India's web series Tandav, said state's Home Minister Narottam Mishra here on Tuesday. This came after several FIRs were registe...

Uttarakhand increases number of working days from 100 to 150 under MGNREGA

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 19 (ANI): In a move to encourage employment opportunities, Uttarakhand Government has announced that the number of working days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) will be i...

Uttarakhand increases number of working days from 100 to 150 under MGNREGA

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 19 (ANI): In a move to encourage employment opportunities, Uttarakhand Government has announced that the number of working days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) will be i...

We aim to wipe out TMC in 2021 Assembly polls: West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], January 19 (ANI): West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party Chief Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday said he is aiming to wipe out Trinamool Congress (TMC) Party from West Bengal in the upcoming state Assembly elections.After addressing…

We aim to wipe out TMC in 2021 Assembly polls: West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], January 19 (ANI): West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party Chief Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday said he is aiming to wipe out Trinamool Congress (TMC) Party from West Bengal in the upcoming state Assembly elections.After addressing…

SC adjourns hearing of plea challenging provisions under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

New Delhi [India], January 19 (India) (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of a plea filed by Buffalo Traders Welfare Association challenging the validity of certain provisions under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.A…

SC adjourns hearing of plea challenging provisions under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

New Delhi [India], January 19 (India) (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of a plea filed by Buffalo Traders Welfare Association challenging the validity of certain provisions under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.A…

SC adjourns hearing of plea challenging provisions under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

New Delhi [India], January 19 (India) (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of a plea filed by Buffalo Traders Welfare Association challenging the validity of certain provisions under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.A…

44 booked for rape, molestation of 17-year-old girl in Kerala’s Malappuram

Malappuram (Kerala) [India], January 19 (ANI): Thirty-two cases have been registered against 44 men on charges of rape and molestation of a 17-year-old girl in the Pandikkad region of Malappuram district, police said on Monday.20 persons have been…

Patna Sahib Gurudwara all decked up to celebrate ‘Prakash Purab’

Patna Sahib (Bihar) [India], January 19 (ANI): Patna Harmandir Ji Sahib Gurudwara is all decked up to celebrate 'Prakash Purab', which marks the 354th birth anniversary of tenth Sikh Guru Gobind Singh.The three-day celebration will conclude on January…

FIR in UP’s Noida against makers, actors of web series ‘Tandav’ for hurting religious sentiments

Gautam Buddh Nagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): An FIR was registered at Rabupura Police Station against makers and actors of web series Tandav for inciting communal disharmony, hurting religious sentiments, and allegedly showing Uttar Pr...

30 boxes of Covishield shipped by SII to Hyderabad

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 19 (ANI): Facilitating COVID-19 inoculation drive in the country, 30 boxes of Covishield vaccine made by Serum Institute of India were shipped from Pune in Maharashtra to Hyderabad in Telangana on Tuesday, as per…

‘Nagar Kirtan’ organised in J-K’s Poonch for first time after COVID-19 outbreak

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 19 (ANI): On the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs, the District Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee organised 'Nagar Kirtan' (religious procession) for the first time during th...

Man gives ‘triple talaq’ to wife of 23 years for not bearing him a son, she petitions Delhi court

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): A woman, who was allegedly given 'triple talaq' by her husband of over two-decades because she failed to give him a son has approached Delhi's Saket court.The woman, Huma Hashim claimed that…

Rahul Gandhi to release booklet to highlight pitfalls of farm laws today

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will release a booklet on 'pitfalls' of the three farm laws passed by the Central government in the last monsoon session of the Parliament, on Tuesday.Gandhi will release…

Hyderabad-based former child labourer’s NGO now works for child rights in 6 states

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI): A Hyderabad-based man who once worked as a child labourer is now working to protect the rights of underprivileged children in six states.The man who goes by the name of Santosh founded…

Gujarat CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia to kin of those killed in Surat accident

Surat (Gujarat) [India], January 19 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday announced an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the next of kin of those who lost their lives in the accident in Surat.Fifteen…

Centre decides to celebrate Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary as ‘Parakram Diwas’

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Indian government on Tuesday decided to celebrate Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's birthday on January 23 as 'Parakram Diwas' every year, according to the official notice by the Union Ministry of Culture.On…

Urdu Bulletin: Farmers’ protest, bhoomi poojan of Gujarat Metros covered prominently

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Various Urdu publications on Tuesday continued with coverage of farmers protest and reported about Supreme Court asking Delhi Police to take a decision on the proposed farmers' tractor rally on Republic Day.The…

Over 10,000 new COVID-19 cases in India, 17,411 fresh recoveries

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): As many as 10,064 new COVID-19 infections were reported in the country in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative caseload to 1,05,81,837 on Tuesday, the Union Health Ministry said.With 17,411 more…

BJP MP blames Rajiv Gandhi for Chinese construction in Arunachal, slams Cong policies for current situation

By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Arunachal Pradesh Tapir Gao on Tuesday claimed that it was during Congress' regime China occupied Sumdorong Chu Valley in Tawang and added that the then…

Indian Army organises five-day recruitment drive for women in Lucknow

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): In a move at increasing women's numbers in the Army, the Indian Army on Monday organised a five-day recruitment drive for women at AMC Stadium in Lucknow Cantonment.Major General NS Rajpurohit,…

Minor girl raped and murdered in Rajasthan’s Barmer, one arrested

Barmer (Rajasthan) [India], January 19 (ANI): Barmer Police on Monday arrested one accused after a minor girl was allegedly raped and murdered by three men.Speaking to ANI, Anand Sharma, Police Superintendent of Barmer district said, "Family of the…

PM Modi condoles demise of Dr V Shanta

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the demise of Dr V Shanta (93), senior oncologist and chairperson of the Adyar Cancer Institute, who passed away in the early hours on Tuesday morning.The Prime…

15 killed in Surat accident, PM Modi announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed condolences over the accident in which 15 people died in Gujarat's Surat and also announced ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the kin of the…

Delhi air quality ‘Very Poor’, likely to deteriorate further

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Delhiites again woke up to a foggy morning with dense fog in pockets on Tuesday the led to a dip in visibility. Visibility levels were recorded at 200 meters at Safdarjung and…

NCPCR writes to MP DGP, seeks appropriate action against Cong MLA over comment on girls

By Joymala BagchiNew Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) on Tuesday forwarded the matter of Congress MLA Sajjan Singh Verma's statement on minor girls, to the Madhya Pradesh Director General…

Mumbai: TV actor accuses pilot of rape, case registered

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 19 (ANI): A case was registered at Oshiwara police station here on Monday after a TV actor filed a complaint against a pilot accusing him of raping her on the pretext of marriage.The police…

Cancer Institute founder V Shanta passes away in Chennai

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 19 (ANI): Senior oncologist and chairperson of the Adyar Cancer Institute Dr V Shanta passed away in the early hours on Tuesday morning. She was 93. The veteran oncologist was admitted to a…

Students in Delhi schools not allowed to enter premises without parents consent

By Aiman KhanNew Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Just a day after schools in national capital reopened, several schools in the national capital on Tuesday did not allow students to enter school premises without the letter of consent…

13 Rajasthan labourers sleeping on footpath, killed after truck runs over them in Gujarat’s Surat

Surat (Gujarat) [India], January 19 (ANI): Thirteen people from Rajasthan were crushed to death after they were run over by a truck in Surat's Kosamba late Monday night, police said.All the deceased were labourers hailing from Banswada district…

13 Rajasthan labourers sleeping on footpath, killed after truck runs over them in Gujarat’s Surat

Surat (Gujarat) [India], January 19 (ANI): Thirteen people from Rajasthan were crushed to death after they were run over by a truck in Surat's Kosamba late Monday night, police said.All the deceased were labourers hailing from Banswada district…

Hike in fuel prices due to lower production amid COVID-19, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Betul (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): Stating that fuel prices had gone up because of lower production in oil-producing nations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said…

Hike in fuel prices due to lower production amid COVID-19, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Betul (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): Stating that fuel prices had gone up because of lower production in oil-producing nations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said…

K’taka: 43-year-old health worker, who was administered COVID-19 vaccine, dies of heart attack

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 19 (ANI): The death of the 43-year-old man in Bellary, who was administered the COVID-19 vaccine on January 16, was caused by cardiorespiratory arrest secondary to acute anteroseptal wall MI, said the Karnataka He...

Two pythons rescued in Odisha’s Berhampur

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 19 (ANI): Two giant pythons were rescued from inside JCB at Palligumula village of Berhampur district of Odisha on Sunday. They were found during the beautification work at a reservoir site inside a huge…

KIIFB borrowings bypass limits for State, have no constitutional nod: CAG report

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], January 19 (ANI): The Comptroller Auditor General (CAG) rapped the State government over Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB), which it termed is not adhering to constitutional provision and "bypass t...

Avian influenza confirmed in five states for poultry birds, culling operations underway

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The central government on Monday informed that avian influenza (AI) has been confirmed in five states for poultry birds and in nine states for crow, migratory and wild birds till January 18.Further,…

AAP’s Sanjay Singh receives death threat call, police complaint lodged

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh alleged that he has received a death threat and registered a police complaint in this matter.Sharing the copy of the police complaint on his Twitter…

SC Bar Association urges Law Minister to extend COVID-19 vaccination program to judges, lawyers, judicial staff

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Monday wrote a letter to Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and asked him to extend the COVID-19 vaccination drive to judges, lawyers, and judicial…

No CM face in Kerala as Cong pitches for collective leadership, Chandy to head election management committee

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): After a brainstorming session in the national capital with its senior leaders and top leadership, Congress has strategically decided to go with collective leadership in the upcoming Kerala Assembly polls rather than...

No CM face in Kerala as Cong pitches for collective leadership, Chandy to head election management committee

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): After a brainstorming session in the national capital with its senior leaders and top leadership, Congress has strategically decided to go with collective leadership in the upcoming Kerala Assembly polls rather than...

ED attaches assets worth Rs 1.44 cr in red sanders smuggling case

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth Rs 1.44 crores belonging to the proprietor of Eurro Export, Jaipur, and other accused in the red sanders smuggling case.According to the agency, the…

ED attaches assets worth Rs 1.44 cr in red sanders smuggling case

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth Rs 1.44 crores belonging to the proprietor of Eurro Export, Jaipur, and other accused in the red sanders smuggling case.According to the agency, the…

Lt Gen CP Mohanty in Visakhapatnam on 2-day visit to Eastern Naval Command

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): Lieutenant General CP Mohanty, AVSM, SM, VSM, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GOC-in-C), Southern Command arrived in Visakhapatnam on Monday on a two-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command ...

Lt Gen CP Mohanty in Visakhapatnam on 2-day visit to Eastern Naval Command

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], January 19 (ANI): Lieutenant General CP Mohanty, AVSM, SM, VSM, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GOC-in-C), Southern Command arrived in Visakhapatnam on Monday on a two-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command ...

Centre postpones tenth round of talks with farmers to January 20

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The central government has postponed the tenth round of scheduled talks with the protesting farmers' representatives to January 20, informed the Agriculture Ministry on Monday.The meeting was earlier scheduled for T...

India reports 70 lakh burn injuries annually with 1.4 lakh mortality rate, says Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): India has at least 70 lakh cases of burn injuries annually with mortality rate as high as 1.4 lakh per year with additional 2.4 lakh patients who end up with severe deformities,…