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Andhra Man Murders Wife With Sickle, Crowd Looks On, Films Brutal Attack

Andhra Man Murders Wife With Sickle, Crowd Looks On, Films Brutal Attack

Edited by Sumana Nandy | Monday March 04, 2024, New Delhi

A man brutally hacked his wife to death and injured his mother-in-law in broad daylight on a busy street in Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal today.

3 Labourers Die After Being Buried Under Sand At Jaipur Construction Site: Cops

3 Labourers Die After Being Buried Under Sand At Jaipur Construction Site: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Jaipur

Three labourers died after they were buried under sand at a construction site here on Monday, police said.

AK Antony's Son Visits Disgruntled PC George, Seeks Blessings

AK Antony's Son Visits Disgruntled PC George, Seeks Blessings

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Kottayam (Kerala)

A day after senior politician PC George expressed his displeasure over the BJP fielding Anil K Antony as the candidate from Pathanamthitta Lok Sabha constituency, the latter visited him at his house and held discussions.

RBI Bars Non-Bank Finance Company From Offering Gold Loans

RBI Bars Non-Bank Finance Company From Offering Gold Loans

Reuters | Monday March 04, 2024

The Reserve Bank of India on Monday ordered non-bank finance company IIFL Finance to stop sanctioning, disbursing and selling gold loans with immediate effect, citing "material supervisory concerns" in its gold loan portfolio.

2 Dead, 3 Injured After Car Smashes Into Wall Of Resort In Maharashtra: Cops

2 Dead, 3 Injured After Car Smashes Into Wall Of Resort In Maharashtra: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Satara

Two teenagers were killed and three persons sustained injuries after their car met with an accident on Kaas road in Satara on Monday morning, a police official said.

Jharkhand High Court Seeks Report From Police Chief Over Rape Shocker

Jharkhand High Court Seeks Report From Police Chief Over Rape Shocker

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Ranchi

The Jharkhand High Court on Monday took suo motu cognisance of a foreign tourist's gang-rape in Dumka district and asked the DGP, chief secretary and the SP to file a report on the matter.

Mayawati Party Leader Mahendra Gupta Shot Dead In Madhya Pradesh: Cops

Mayawati Party Leader Mahendra Gupta Shot Dead In Madhya Pradesh: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Chhatarpur

A Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader who unsuccessfully contested the 2023 Assembly polls was shot dead in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur city on Monday night, police said.

India's Strong Reply After UN Rights Body Head's Electoral Process Remark

India's Strong Reply After UN Rights Body Head's Electoral Process Remark

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, United Nations/Geneva

India on Monday said that the "concerns" raised by the UN's top human rights official over its electoral process are "unwarranted" and do not reflect the reality of the world's largest democracy.

India Home Prices To Rise 7% This Year And Next: Analysts

India Home Prices To Rise 7% This Year And Next: Analysts

Reuters | Monday March 04, 2024

Average home prices in India are set to rise 7% this year and next, driven by purchases of luxury properties, according to analysts polled by Reuters who said the supply of affordable homes would continue to lag demand.

15 Trainee Cops At Rajasthan Police Academy Detained In Exam Cheating Case

15 Trainee Cops At Rajasthan Police Academy Detained In Exam Cheating Case

NDTV News Desk | Monday March 04, 2024, Jaipur

Fifteen Rajasthan Police Sub-Inspectors, who are undergoing training at the police academy, including a topper from the batch, have been detained for allegedly cheating in the police exam.

RBI Expects To Launch Interoperable Payment System For Net Banking In 2024

RBI Expects To Launch Interoperable Payment System For Net Banking In 2024

Reuters | Monday March 04, 2024

RBI expects to launch interoperability of digital payment systems for internet banking in 2024 to enable faster fund settlements for merchants, Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Monday.

High Court Seeks Report From Jharkhand Government In Tourist Gang-Rape Case

High Court Seeks Report From Jharkhand Government In Tourist Gang-Rape Case

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Ranchi/Dumka

The Jharkhand High Court on Monday took suo motu cognisance of the Spanish woman's gang rape in Dumka district and asked the state government to file a report on the matter.

Poll Ticket to Minister From UP's Lakhimpur Kheri Angers Farmers' Body

Poll Ticket to Minister From UP's Lakhimpur Kheri Angers Farmers' Body

Reported by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 04, 2024, New Delhi

Farmers of Uttar Pradesh, who have so far not joined the Punjab farmers in their protest, are up in arms over the Lok Sabha ticket to Ajay Mishra Teni, whose son allegedly mowed down protesting farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri in his SUV three years ago.

Bhagwant Mann's "Old Model Of Fiat Car" Dig At Congress In Punjab Assembly

Bhagwant Mann's "Old Model Of Fiat Car" Dig At Congress In Punjab Assembly

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday likened the Congress to an "old model of Fiat car" even as he took potshots at party leader Rahul Gandhi stating that he was "wandering" in Chhattisgarh when the Parliament's budget session was going on.

Study 'Open Jail' Concept, Come Up With Scheme By March 29: Court To UP Government

Study 'Open Jail' Concept, Come Up With Scheme By March 29: Court To UP Government

Press Trust of India | Monday March 04, 2024, Lucknow

The Allahabad High Court has directed the state government to study the 'open jail' concept being followed in other states like Rajasthan and Maharashtra and come up before it by March 29, 2024 with a scheme or proposal to serve the cause.