Nov 14, 2022 10:17 PM IST
‘I’m not here to create or distort history’: Rijiju on his article on Nehru
Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju spekaing ANI on his article about Jawaharlal Nehru said, “Jawaharlal Nehru was our first Prime Minister so we all have to respect him. Some of his decisions have caused so much pain & agony to the country. As a law minister, I’m not here to create or distort history”
Nov 14, 2022 08:08 PM IST
PM Modi reaches Bali, Indonesia to attend 17th G20 Summit
Nov 14, 2022 08:02 PM IST
NCP MLA jitendra Awhad files anticipatory bail in Thane court to avoid arrest
NCP MLA and former minister Jitendra Awhad filed an anticipatory bail plea in Maharashtra’s Thane court to avoid arrest. According to news agency ANI, there will be a hearing on this matter tomorrow. A molestation case has been registered against Jitendra Awhad.
Nov 14, 2022 07:41 PM IST
President Murmu will visit Jharkhand tomorrow
President Droupadi Murmu will visit Jharkhand on Tuesday to pay tributes to revered tribal leader Birsa Munda, according to news agency PTI reports.
Nov 14, 2022 07:29 PM IST
Construction, demolition activities in Delhi-NCR allowed again as air quality panel lifts GRAP’s Stage-III curbs
The Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in NCR has lifted measures under Stage-III of the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) with immediate effect, owing to Delhi’s AQI improving to the ‘poor’ category. Private construction and demolition activities are allowed once again now.
Nov 14, 2022 07:24 PM IST
President Murmu will give National Sports Awards on Nov 30
Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports on Monday said that President Droupadi Murmu will give away the National Sports Awards on November 30, according to news agency ANI. The ministry further stated that 25 Sports persons will receive Arjuna Awards for outstanding performance in Sports and Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award will be given to Sharath Kamal Achanta.
Nov 14, 2022 05:41 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee apologises on behalf of minister Akhil Giri’s comment on President Murmu
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday condemned state minister Akhil Giri’s comment on President Droupadi Murmu and apologised to her on the behalf of Trinamool Congress. Read more
Nov 14, 2022 05:37 PM IST
October consumer inflation (provisional) at 6.77%, down from 7.41% last month, according to govt data
October consumer inflation (provisional) at 6.77%, down from 7.41% last month, according to govt data.
Nov 14, 2022 05:34 PM IST
SC dismisses PIL on declaring Subhash Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary on Jan 23 a national holiday
Supreme Court on Monday dismissed PIL seeking declaration of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary on Jan 23 a national holiday, says such decisions are part of govt’s policy, according to PTI reports.
Nov 14, 2022 04:50 PM IST
3rd Edition of ‘Pan-India’ Coastal Defence Exercise ‘Sea Vigil-22’ to be conducted on Nov 15 & 16
The third edition of ‘Pan-India’ Coastal Defence Exercise ‘Sea Vigil-22’ will be conducted on 15-16 Nov. It was initiated in 2018 to validate various measures that have been instituted towards enhancing maritime security since 26/11-Mumbai terrorist attack.
Nov 14, 2022 04:23 PM IST
Jail Supreintendent in charge of Satyendra Jain in jail suspended over tweaking rules
The jail Superintendent who was in charge of Delhi minister and AAP leader Satyendar Jain in jail 7 was suspended on Monday. He was accused of tweaking rules to favour Jain.
Nov 14, 2022 03:54 PM IST
SC asks Centre to file affadivit on plea seeking steps to control forceful religious conversions
Supreme Court on Monday asked Centre to file an affadavit on a please seeking stringent steps to control forceful religious conversations. The top court said it is a serious issue and may affect the security of the country, and posts the matter hearing for November 28.
Nov 14, 2022 03:34 PM IST
Joe Biden and Xi Jingping meet in Bali ahead of G20 Summit
US President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping meet in Bali, Indonesia ahead of the G20 summit.
Nov 14, 2022 03:13 PM IST
Karanataka Congress chief D K Shivkumar appears before ED over National Herald case
Karnataka Congress chief D K Shivakumar on Monday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate in Delhi for questioning in the National Herald money laundering case, according to PTI reports.
Nov 14, 2022 02:59 PM IST
PM Modi departs for Indonesia’s Bali to attend 17th G20 Summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday emplaned for Indonesia’s Bali to attend the 17th G20 Leaders’ Summit that is scheduled from November 14 to 16.
Nov 14, 2022 02:29 PM IST
SP Leader Dimple Yadav files nomination for Mainpuri Lok Sabha bypoll
Samajwadi Party leader Dimple Yadav, wife of party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday filed nomination for Mainpuri Lok Sabha bypoll which are scheduled to be held on December 5. Read more
Nov 14, 2022 01:59 PM IST
Istanbul bombing: Turkish police say Syrian woman planted bomb
Istanbul bombing: Turkish police has claimed that a Syrian woman planted Istanbul bomb which killed six, reports AFP.
Nov 14, 2022 01:33 PM IST
China hopes to bring relations with US ‘back on track’ at G20
China has said Monday that it “hopes to bring relations with US ‘back on track’ at G20,” news agency AFP reported.
Nov 14, 2022 01:06 PM IST
41-year-old Indian-origin Sikh, who experienced ethnic slurs honoured with prestigious award by Aus govt
A 41-year-old Indian-origin Sikh volunteer, who experienced ethnic slurs because of his beard and turban, was honoured along with three others with the prestigious 2023 New South Wales Australian of the Year Award, news agency PTI reported.
Nov 14, 2022 12:30 PM IST
Wholesale price inflation at 8.39 % in October, down from 10.7% in September: News agency PTI citing govt data
The wholesale price inflation was recorded at 8.39 % in October, down from 10.7% in September, news agency PTI reported citing govt data.
Nov 14, 2022 12:04 PM IST
NH 44 update: Traffic disrupted between Chanderkot and Banihal due to shooting stones and mud slides
Nov 14, 2022 11:36 AM IST
SC adjourns hearing on validity of Places of Worship Act to Jan 2023
SC has adjourned hearing on validity of Places of Worship Act to January 2023 after Centre seeked more time to submit response.
Nov 14, 2022 11:29 AM IST
POCSO not meant to criminalise consensual romantic relationships between young adults: Delhi HC
POCSO act is meant to protect children from sexual exploitation but it was never meant to criminalise consensual romantic relationships between young adults, the Delhi High Court said Monday, reported ANI.
Nov 14, 2022 10:56 AM IST
SP leader Dimple Yadav to file nomination for Mainpuri assembly by-election today
Nov 14, 2022 10:26 AM IST
India to assume G20 Presidency from Dec 1
Nov 14, 2022 09:57 AM IST
India reports 547 fresh Covid cases, lowest tally in over a year; active caseload below 10K
India reported 547 fresh Covid cases, lowest tally in over a year on Monday. The active caseload stands below 10K.
Nov 14, 2022 09:34 AM IST
Rupee up by 25 paise to 80.53 against US dollar in early trade
Rupee rises 25 paise to 80.53 against US dollar in early trade on Monday.
Nov 14, 2022 08:57 AM IST
Court to deliver verdict on plea seeking worship rights of ‘Shivling’ in Gyanvapi mosque
Varanasi fast-track court will deliver its verdict today on the plea seeking worship rights of the ‘Shivling’ in the Gyanvapi mosque premises, reported ANI.
Nov 14, 2022 08:26 AM IST
Leaders in political circle pay tribute to country’s first PM Jawaharlal Nehru on birth anniversary
Nov 14, 2022 07:56 AM IST
Volodymyr Zelensky accuses Russia of Kherson war crimes
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday accused Russian soldiers of committing war crimes and killing civilians in Kherson, parts of which were retaken by Ukraine’s army after Russian forces retreated from the city.
Nov 14, 2022 07:36 AM IST
Turkish minister accuses Kurdish organisation over Istanbul bombing
“According to our findings, the PKK terrorist organisation is responsible,” interior minister Soylu said, announcing the arrest of a suspect accused of planting the bomb.
Nov 14, 2022 07:09 AM IST
Person responsible for Istanbul bombing arrested, says Interior minister
The person responsible for Istanbul bombing arrested, says interior minister on Monday.
Nov 14, 2022 06:37 AM IST
4.1 magnitude earthquake hits Punjab’s Amritsar
An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale was felt across Punjab’s Amritsar at 3:42 am on Monday, National Center for Seismology said.
Nov 14, 2022 06:12 AM IST
India can buy as much Russian oil as it wants, outside price cap, Yellen says
-The United States is happy for India to continue buying as much Russian oil as it wants, including at prices above a G7-imposed price cap mechanism, if it steers clear of Western insurance, finance and maritime services bound by the cap, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Friday.
“Russia is going to find it very difficult to continue shipping as much oil as they have done when the EU stops buying Russian oil,” Yellen said. “They’re going to be heavily in search of buyers. And many buyers are reliant on Western services.”
Nov 14, 2022 05:30 AM IST
Biden meets with Yoon, Kishida amid rising tensions on Korean Peninsula