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Mamata Banerjee vs BJP Over Sandeshkhali Accused Sheikh Shahjahan's Arrest

Mamata Banerjee vs BJP Over Sandeshkhali Accused Sheikh Shahjahan's Arrest

Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

After being on the run for 55 days, Trinamool Congress leader Sheikh Shahjahan was today arrested on charges of torture, sexual harassment, and land grabbing.

40% Pillion Rider Accident Victims Didn't Use Helmets: AIIMS Study

40% Pillion Rider Accident Victims Didn't Use Helmets: AIIMS Study

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

Forty per cent of pillion riders on two-wheelers in Delhi did not use helmets leading to head injuries, according to data collected in 2022 at the AIIMS Trauma Centre here.

Noida College Student Murdered By Friends During Brawl, Body Buried: Cops

Noida College Student Murdered By Friends During Brawl, Body Buried: Cops

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

Search for a missing college student has led Noida police to unearth a shocking crime in which four youngsters murdered a friend after a party brawl and buried his body in a field.

Doing Everything To Improve H-1B Visa Process, Green Card Backlog: US

Doing Everything To Improve H-1B Visa Process, Green Card Backlog: US

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, Washington

US President Joe Biden is doing everything he can to improve the H-1B visa process, 'green card' backlog and other issues related to the country's legal immigration system, the White House has said.

14 Dead, 21 Injured After Pick-Up Vehicle Overturns In Madhya Pradesh

14 Dead, 21 Injured After Pick-Up Vehicle Overturns In Madhya Pradesh

NDTV News Desk | Thursday February 29, 2024

Fourteen people were killed and 21 other injured after a pickup vehicle overturned in Madhya Pradesh's Dindori on Wednesday night, police said.

India Flags Pakistan's 'Reds' At UN After They Bring Up Kashmir Issue

India Flags Pakistan's 'Reds' At UN After They Bring Up Kashmir Issue

Reported by Kadambini Sharma, Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

India today presented a resolute counter to Pakistan's allegations about Jammu and Kashmir at the UN Human Rights Council saying that a country with such an "abysmal" record should not interfere in other nation's internal affairs.

I2U2 Continues To Be Priority For Biden Administration: White House

I2U2 Continues To Be Priority For Biden Administration: White House

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, Washington

The grouping of India, Israel, the United Arab Emirates and the US continues to be a priority for the Biden administration and is not on the back-burner due to the ongoing conflict in the Middle East, the White House has said.

Hope QUAD Will Continue Its Momentum Under India's Presidency: White House

Hope QUAD Will Continue Its Momentum Under India's Presidency: White House

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, Washington

The Biden administration hopes that the four-nation grouping QUAD continues the momentum of its past three years under India's presidency in 2024, the White House has said.

Punjab Police Registers Murder Case In Protesting Farmer's Death

Punjab Police Registers Murder Case In Protesting Farmer's Death

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, Chandigarh

Seven days after the death of Shubhkaran Singh during clashes between protesting farmers and Haryana security personnel at the Khanauri border point, the Punjab Police on Wednesday night registered a case of murder.

Sandeshkhali Accused Sheikh Shahjahan, On The Run For 55 Days, Arrested

Sandeshkhali Accused Sheikh Shahjahan, On The Run For 55 Days, Arrested

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Thursday February 29, 2024, Kolkata

Trinamool Congress leader Sheikh Shahjahan, main accused in Sandeshkhali case, has been arrested, sources within the party said.

90% Of Himalayas Will Face Year-Long Drought At 3 Degrees Warming: Study

90% Of Himalayas Will Face Year-Long Drought At 3 Degrees Warming: Study

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

About 90 per cent of the Himalayan Region will experience drought lasting over a year if global warming increases by 3 degrees Celsius, according to new research.

Only Way BJP Can Get Two Digits In Kerala If It's Two Zeroes: Shashi Tharoor

Only Way BJP Can Get Two Digits In Kerala If It's Two Zeroes: Shashi Tharoor

Asian News International | Thursday February 29, 2024, Thiruvananthapuram

Arguing that the BJP's vote share in Kerala has reached its saturation point, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor dismissed the prospect of the party doing better in the upcoming Lok Sabha election on Wednesday.

Man Strangles Business Partner In Delhi, Then Kills Self

Man Strangles Business Partner In Delhi, Then Kills Self

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

A 32-year-old Delhi woman missing since February 23 was allegedly strangled by her business partner, who is also suspected to have died by suicide in Haryana's Sonipat, the city police said on Wednesday.

"Your Choice": Kamal Nath Tells Congress Workers He's "Ready To Leave"

"Your Choice": Kamal Nath Tells Congress Workers He's "Ready To Leave"

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 29, 2024, Chhindwara

A day after dismissing the buzz about his BJP switch, Congress veteran Kamal Nath on Wednesday told the party workers that he would not "impose" himself on them and would "leave" if they want him to.

"A Very Big Source Of Covid Vaccines For World": Bill Gates Praises India

"A Very Big Source Of Covid Vaccines For World": Bill Gates Praises India

Asian News International | Thursday February 29, 2024, New Delhi

Bill Gates also appreciated India as a global innovator, contributing valuable solutions to global health problems.