Breaking: Weekend curfew imposed in Delhi

The Fact News Service New Delhi  April 15 Delhi government has imposed a weekend curfew in a view of the grim situation due to the coronavirus pandemic in the national capital. “To control the…

UP CM Yogi Adityanath tests corona positive

The Fact News Service Lucknow, April 14 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. He is in self-isolation. CM…

Corona bomb explodes in Mahakumbh, 100 pilgrims and 20 saints positive

The Fact News Service Haridwar, April 14 The Mahakumbh held in the religious city of Haridwar has revealed shocking figures of corona infection. According to information, 100 devotees and 20…

Lakha Sidhana’s brother beaten by Delhi Police, hospitalized

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 11 Delhi Police has been charged with assaulting the brother of youth leader Lakha Sidhana. Gurdeep Singh, the son of Lakha Sidhana’s uncle,…

10 people killed, 20 injured as truck carrying devotees overturns near UP’s Etawah

Badhepura, April 10 At least 10 people were killed and 30 were injured on Saturday as a truck carrying devotees returning from Agra overturned and fell into a 30-feet deep…

Haryana, Delhi closed all educational institutions amid rise in corona cases

New Delhi, April 9 All schools and colleges will be closed in Delhi given the huge rise in coronavirus cases in the capital, along with other parts of the country,…

Indian Railways to continue running trains as per demand

New Delhi, April 9 Indian Railways will continue to provide train services as per demand and is, at present, running 1,402 specials train services on an average per day. Total…

Himachal schools, colleges shut till April 21

Shimla, April 9 All educational institutions in Himachal Pradesh will remain closed till April 21 due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, an official spokesman said on Friday. The…

Omar Abdullah tests Corona positive for Covid 19

New Delhi, April 9 National Conference leader Omar Abdullah has tested positive for Covid-19. He is asymptomatic and isolating at home. “For a year I did my best to dodge…

Sangrur nurse Nisha Sharma says vaccinating PM was ‘memorable moment’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 8 Nurse Nisha Sharma from Sangrur in Punjab on Thursday administered the second shot of Covid vaccine to the Prime Minister at AIIMs. Sharma,…

COVID-19: Maharashtra only has vaccine stocks for 3 days, says minister

Mumbai, April 7 Already going through tough times due to an alarming number of COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra is now left with only three days of vaccine stocks. The state is also plagued…

SC to hear on April 9 plea of Mukhtar Ansari’s wife for his protection in UP

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 7 The Supreme Court will hear on Friday the plea of the wife of gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari seeking directions to the Uttar Pradesh…

HP restricts attendance in marriages, funerals in view of rise in Covid cases

Shimla, April 6 Keeping in view the rise in Covid-19 cases in Himachal Pradesh, the state government on decided to restrict the gatherings in marriages to 50 in indoor and…

Night curfew in Delhi from 10 pm to 5 am till April 30 amid rising Covid cases

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 6 A 10 pm to 5 am night curfew will be enforced in Delhi till April 30, the city government said today amid…

‘Mukhtar Ansari to be brought to UP from Punjab under tight security’

Lucknow/Ropra April 5 Mafia don Mukhtar Ansari will be brought to Uttar Pradesh from Punjab under tight security, said Prashant Kumar, Additional Director General of Police (ADG) Law and Order,…

Advocate Arora objects ‘private’ ambulance for Ansari

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 4 Punjab and Haryana High Court advocate H.C Arora has objected to gangster turned politician and BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari being brought to court…

Punjab asks UP to take away Ansari

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 4 Punjab government asked the UP govt to take away gangster turned MLA Mukhtar Ansari from Punjab. ACS Home Punjab has written a letter…

India records 2021’s biggest single-day jump of 93,249 COVID-19 cases

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 4 India on Sunday recorded 93,249 new coronavirus infections, the highest single-day rise so far this year, which took the total COVID-19 cases…

Farmers clash with police during Haryana CM’s visit in Rohtak

Rohtak, April 4 Protesting farmers clashed with police at Rohtak’s Baba Mastnath Math, where Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar’s helicopter is scheduled to land, on Saturday. There are reports of…

Covid positive, Farooq Abdullah, moved to hospital for better monitoring

The Fact News Service Kashmir, April 3 National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, who tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, has been admitted to hospital, is son Omar Abdullah tweeted…

India sees around 90,000 new Covid cases, highest one-day rise in 6 months

The Fact News Service New Delhi, April 3 India on Saturday recorded 89,129 new Covid cases in a day, the highest daily rise in around six-and-half-months, taking the nationwide tally…

Rakesh Tikait’s convoy attacked in Rajasthan

New Delhi, April 2 Bhartiya Kisan Morcha (BKU) spokesperson and farmer leader Rakesh Tikait’s convoy was attacked in Tatarpur Chowk of Alwar city in Rajasthan. The attack left the window…

COVID-19: Restaurants, bars, malls to be shut for week in Pune

Pune, April 2 Eateries, bars and restaurants in Pune district of Maharashtra will remain shut for seven days starting April 3 in view of a substantial rise in coronavirus cases…

Bappi Lahiri tests corona positive, admitted to hospital

Mumbai, April 1 Coronavirus second wave surging in India. Now, Music composer-singer Bappi Lahiri has been admitted to a city hospital after the veteran was detected with “mild COVID symptoms”,…

Bigg Boss ex-contestant Ajaz Khan arrested in drugs case

Mumbai, March 31 The Narcotics Control Bureau has arrested Bollywood actor and former Bigg Boss contestant Ajaz Khan in connection with a drugs case, a senior NCB official said on…

Delhi BJP leader hangs himself inside park

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 30 In another shocker for the BJP, a party leader from Delhi on Monday evening was found hanging at a park near his…

Irfan Pathan tests Corona positive

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 30 Corona’s pace in India seems to be getting out of control once again. Corona cases are being reported in large numbers every…

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah tests positive for Covid

Srinagar, March 30 National Conference president and Lok Sabha member from Srinagar Farooq Abdullah has tested positive for Covid, his son Omar Abdullah said on Tuesday. Omar urged everyone who…

Farmers celebrate Holi at Tikri

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 29 Protesting farmers at Tikri border on Sunday celebrated Holi, albeit in a different way. They held a cleanliness drive at the camping site…

DMK leader: ‘Milk from foreign cows making women fat like a barrel’

Hyderabad, March 27 A DMK leader campaigning for the Tamil Nadu election talks about the “milk of foreign cows turning women into barrels” in a sexist shocker that has provoked…

Bengal set for first phase polling, over 73 lakh voters to decide fate of candidates in 30 seats

Kolkata, March 26 More than 73 lakh voters in West Bengal will decide the fate of 191 candidates across 30 assembly segments, most of which are in the once-Naxal- affected…

States where Holi celebrations are banned

The Fact News Service Mohali, March 26 COVID-19 cases are showing an upward trend in many states and Union Territories. Till Friday (March 26) morning India recorded 59,118 new cases…

Agra woman throws acid on boyfriend as he intends to marry someone else

Agra, March 26 In a shocking incident, a young woman attacked her boyfriend with acid after she learnt that he was getting married to another woman. The incident took place…

National seminar to held on economy of nomadic pastoral communities

The Fact News Service Rajkot,March 26 To strengthen economic status of Maldharis nomadic pastoral community from Gujarat’s Saurashtra region and diversify their livelihood options, a national seminar is being held…

President Ram Nath Kovind undergoes check-up at Army hospital in Delhi after complaining of chest discomfort

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 26 President Ram Nath Kovind visited the Army hospital in Delhi on Friday following chest discomfort in the morning, hospital authorities said in…

Modi arrives in Bangladesh on his first foreign trip since Covid epidemic

Dhaka, March 26 Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Friday on a two-day visit to Bangladesh during which he will attend the celebrations of the golden jubilee of the…

Woman cop dodges bullets during encounter, arrests wanted criminals

New Delhi, March 25 The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested two wanted criminals after an encounter in the wee hours on Thursday. The two have been identified as…

‘Mumbai situation bad, but no need to panic’: BMC ramps up testing; Mayor warns of lockdown

Mumbai, March 25 As Mumbai witnesses an alarming rise in the COVID-19 cases, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday said that it has decided to ramp up testing and…

Caught on CCTV, Businessman meeting cop arrested in Ambani Bomb Scare

Mumbai, March 25 Mansukh Hiran, the owner of the explosives filled SUV found near Mukesh Ambani’s house, is suspected to have handed over the keys of the vehicle to police…

Paramilitary personnel dies in attack by terrorists outside Srinagar

Srinagar, March 25 A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was killed and three others injured in a terrorist attack on the outskirts of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir today.…

39 more die in Punjab as national Covid infections rise to 5-month high

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 25 India saw 53,476 new coronavirus infections in a day, the highest single-day rise so far this year, taking the nationwide Covid tally…

AAP to introduce Delhi model in its election manifesto

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 24 The Aam Aadmi Party will release the model of Delhi’s Kejriwal government in the election manifesto in the Punjab Legislative Assembly elections. The…

Haryana bans public celebrations on Holi as COVID cases swell

Chandigarh, March 24 The Haryana government on Wednesday banned public celebrations of the upcoming Holi festival in the wake of the rise in the number of coronavirus cases in the…

CCI terms WhatsApp’s conduct on updated privacy policy; directs detailed probe

New Delhi, March 24 Fair trade regulator CCI on Wednesday directed its investigation arm to conduct a probe into WhatsApp’s updated privacy policy and terms of service on prima facie…

Delhi Cabinet approves nameless scheme for doorstep delivery of ration

New Delhi, March 24 The Delhi Cabinet Wednesday approved the doorstep delivery of a ration scheme to be rolled out without any name after objections by the Centre of its…

Two convicted in Nikita Tomar murder case

Chandigarh, March 24 A local court in Faridabad on Wednesday convicted the two key accused in the Nikita Tomar murder case—Tausif and his aide Rehan—for killing the 21-year-old girl in…

Parliament passes Finance Bill 2021

New Delhi, March 24 The Parliament on Wednesday passed Finance Bill 2021, which gives effect to the financial proposals of the central government for the financial year 2021-22. The bill…

CBSE provides major relief for Class 10 and 12 students, details inside

New Delhi, March 24 In line with the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has provided a major relief for Class 10 and 12…

Nuns heckled in UP train, Shah promises action

Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), March 24 Members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), who allegedly heckled and forced two nuns and two novices to get off a train in Jhansi…

Dr. Antara Banerjee receives SERB Women Excellence Award for contribution in field of female reproduction

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 24 Dr. Antara Banerjee, a scientist in Structural Biology Division of National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Indian Council of Medical Research, Mumbai, who has contributed towards…