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Join Us For "Fight For Freedom Against Centre": Maharashtra Congress Chief

Join Us For "Fight For Freedom Against Centre": Maharashtra Congress Chief

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, Pune

Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole on Sunday said the youth must come forward in the fight against the wrong policies of the Centre, which he claimed was like a new "fight for freedom".

Akhilesh Yadav On His Party's "Realistic" 350-Seat Aim In Uttar Pradesh

Akhilesh Yadav On His Party's "Realistic" 350-Seat Aim In Uttar Pradesh

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said doors of his party are open to all small parties for an alliance ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls next year and he will try that all such political outfits come together to defeat the BJP.

Parliamentary Standing Committee On Home Affairs To Visit J&K, Ladakh

Parliamentary Standing Committee On Home Affairs To Visit J&K, Ladakh

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh from August 17 to 22.

Yogi Adityanath Took UP To "Top Spot": Amit Shah On State's Law And Order

Yogi Adityanath Took UP To "Top Spot": Amit Shah On State's Law And Order

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, Lucknow

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday praised the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh for taking the state to the "top spot" in terms of law and order.

Mamata Banerjee's Nephew Abhishek In Agartala Tomorrow

Mamata Banerjee's Nephew Abhishek In Agartala Tomorrow

Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Sunday August 01, 2021, Kolkata

Trinamool Congress general secretary Abhishek Banerjee, after wrapping up Mamata Banerjee's Delhi visit this week, will be in Tripura's capital Agartala on Monday.

India Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency For August, Thanks France

India Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency For August, Thanks France

Reported by Kadambini Sharma, Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

India today takes over from France the rotating monthly presidency of the United Nations Security Council. During its tenure in August, it will focus on areas of its core interest, including maritime security and counter-terrorism.

Congress Was "James Bond Of Spying": Union Minister On Pegasus Row

Congress Was "James Bond Of Spying": Union Minister On Pegasus Row

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

Attacking the Congress which has been protesting in Parliament demanding a discussion on the Pegasus snooping allegations, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the party was "James Bond of spying" when in power.

13 Injured, 3 Critical After Bus Overturns In Madhya Pradesh

13 Injured, 3 Critical After Bus Overturns In Madhya Pradesh

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, Vidisha

At least 13 people were injured, including three critically, when a sleeper coach bus overturned on the Bhopal-Sagar highway near Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha city on Sunday morning, police said.

Happy Friendship Day 2021: These Memes Will Make Your Friends Laugh

Happy Friendship Day 2021: These Memes Will Make Your Friends Laugh

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Sunday August 01, 2021

Friends are undoubtedly the family we choose and, while it may not be possible to celebrate this day with your closest friends in person this year, sending them memes to make them smile is a good start for sure.

J&K Farmer's Son Secures 2nd Rank In Indian Economic Services Exam

J&K Farmer's Son Secures 2nd Rank In Indian Economic Services Exam

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 01, 2021, Srinagar

Tanveer Ahmad Khan, a farmer's son from Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, has brought laurels to the Union Territory by securing the second rank in the prestigious Indian Economic Services (IES) examination conducted by the UPSC.

Happy Friendship Day 2021: Top 21 Wishes, Messages And Quotes To Wish Your Best Friend Today

Happy Friendship Day 2021: Top 21 Wishes, Messages And Quotes To Wish Your Best Friend Today

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

Friendship Day 2021: On this special day, wish your friends with these special messages and quotes. We are sure it will make them smile.

Fresh Negotiations Between Assam, Mizoram After Talks With Amit Shah

Fresh Negotiations Between Assam, Mizoram After Talks With Amit Shah

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Arun Nair | Sunday August 01, 2021

The boundary dispute with Assam will be resolved amicably through dialogue, Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga said today after a telephonic discussion with Home Minister Amit Shah and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.

41,831 Fresh Coronavirus Cases In India, Marginally Higher Than Yesterday

41,831 Fresh Coronavirus Cases In India, Marginally Higher Than Yesterday

Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

India has recorded 41,831 fresh cases - marginally higher than yesterday - and 541 deaths in the last 24 hours. So far, 4.24 lakh people have died of Covid in the country while the total caseload stands at 3.16 crore.

Supreme Court To Hear Petitions Demanding Probe Into Pegasus Row On Thursday

Supreme Court To Hear Petitions Demanding Probe Into Pegasus Row On Thursday

Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Sunday August 01, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday will hear a clutch of petitions seeking a special investigation into the Pegasus scandal involving allegations that opposition politicians, journalists and others were targets of Israeli spyware.

Assam Congress MLA Sushanta Borgohain Quits Party, Set To Join BJP

Assam Congress MLA Sushanta Borgohain Quits Party, Set To Join BJP

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Sunday August 01, 2021, Guwahati

Two-time Assam MLA Sushanta Borgohain resigned from the primary membership of the Congress on Friday blaming the "internal political atmosphere" in the party. Mr Borgohain, MLA from Thowra seat in upper Assam, says he is going to join the BJP today.