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Manohar Joshi, Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister, Dies At 86

Manohar Joshi, Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister, Dies At 86

Edited by Pushkar Tiwari | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Manohar Joshi died at a Mumbai hospital today, two days after he suffered a cardiac arrest. He was 86.

Congress-Trinamool Seat Talks Back On After Mamata Banerjee Snub: Sources

Congress-Trinamool Seat Talks Back On After Mamata Banerjee Snub: Sources

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

The Congress, on a roll after sealing seat sharing deals with Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party and Akhilesh Yadav's Samajwadi Party, is aiming for a hat-trick, with a new formula for Mamata Banerjee.

Armenia Offers Alternative Sea Trade Route To India Amid Red Sea Tensions

Armenia Offers Alternative Sea Trade Route To India Amid Red Sea Tensions

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Armenia is ideally positioned to offer India an alternative sea trade route, especially with Europe, Narek Mkrtchyan, the country's minister for Labor and Social Affairs, said on the sidelines of the 9th edition of the Raisina Dialogue on Wednesday.

Gaza "Genocide" Has Set "Horrendous Precedent":  Priyanka Gandhi

Gaza "Genocide" Has Set "Horrendous Precedent": Priyanka Gandhi

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra strongly condemned the Israeli actions in the Gaza Strip, saying that the "genocide" has set a "horrendous precedent" and will go down as a "great shame" in the history of the human race.

Delhi Man Beaten To Death Over Rs 2,300, 4 Arrested: Cops

Delhi Man Beaten To Death Over Rs 2,300, 4 Arrested: Cops

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Two people were arrested while two other juveniles apprehended for allegedly beating up a man to death over a dispute involving Rs 2,300 in north Delhi's Burari area, police said on Thursday.

When PM Suggested Consulting Vaidya To Chief Justice During Covid

When PM Suggested Consulting Vaidya To Chief Justice During Covid

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

In a notable revelation, the Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud on Thursday disclosed his adoption of a vegan diet and commitment to practicing yoga as integral components of his lifestyle.

Haryana Cops To Impose National Security Act Against Protesting Farmers

Haryana Cops To Impose National Security Act Against Protesting Farmers

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, Ambala, Haryana

Amid a stand-off with the farmers, Haryana Police in Ambala District has said that any loss to the government and private property during the protest will be compensated by attaching the property and seizure of bank accounts of the protestors.

Kashi, Mathura Disputes Must Resolve By Mutual Consent: Ajmer Shrine Chief

Kashi, Mathura Disputes Must Resolve By Mutual Consent: Ajmer Shrine Chief

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, Ajmer

Ajmer Dargah chief Syed Zainul Abedin said political parties should try to find solutions to disputes such as in Mathura and Kashi outside the courts.

Was Asked To Lose 10 Kg To Meet Rahul Gandhi: Baba Siddique's Son

Was Asked To Lose 10 Kg To Meet Rahul Gandhi: Baba Siddique's Son

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, Mumbai

A day after he was removed from the post of Mumbai Youth Congress president, Zeeshan Siddique, lashed out at the grand old party over its treatment of minorities while accusing it of being 'communal'.

Sikh Delegation Meets Bengal Governor, Protests 'Khalistani' Remark

Sikh Delegation Meets Bengal Governor, Protests 'Khalistani' Remark

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, Kolkata

Representatives of the Sikh community on Thursday called on West Bengal Governor CV Ananda Bose to protest against the alleged "Khalistani" remark at an IPS officer by BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari.

Fresh Case Filed Against Haldwani Violence "Mastermind" Abdul Malik, Wife

Fresh Case Filed Against Haldwani Violence "Mastermind" Abdul Malik, Wife

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, Dehradun

A fresh case of fraud and criminal conspiracy was registered on Thursday against six people, including "mastermind" Abdul Malik and his wife, in connection with the February 8 violence in Haldwani, the police have said.

In This Madhya Pradesh District, Students Wade Through Pond To Reach School

In This Madhya Pradesh District, Students Wade Through Pond To Reach School

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 22, 2024, Datia

A rural department official in Datia in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday said a survey will be conducted shortly at a school where nearly 100 students, including 70 girls, have to wade through a pond to reach the facility.

Cabinet Approves Deal To Procure Over 200 BrahMos Missile For Navy

Cabinet Approves Deal To Procure Over 200 BrahMos Missile For Navy

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 22, 2024

In a significant move, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) has accorded approval for the procurement of more than 200 BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles and associated equipment for the Indian Navy at a cost of around Rs 19,000 crore.

PM Modi Arrives In Varanasi, To Launch Projects Worth Rs 13000 Crore Tomorrow

PM Modi Arrives In Varanasi, To Launch Projects Worth Rs 13000 Crore Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 22, 2024, Varanasi (UP)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here this evening and will launch a number of development projects on Friday and address public meetings, officials here said.

Sharad Pawar's Party Allotted New Poll Symbol By Election Commission

Sharad Pawar's Party Allotted New Poll Symbol By Election Commission

NDTV News Desk | Thursday February 22, 2024, New Delhi

Days after the Election Commission awarded the NCP name and symbol to the Ajit Pawar faction, a new symbol has been allotted to the camp led by the party's founder Sharad Pawar.