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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.

Delhi Police Issues Traffic Advisory In View Of Farmers' Protest

Delhi Police Issues Traffic Advisory In View Of Farmers' Protest

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 22, 2024, New Delhi

The Delhi Police on Thursday issued a traffic advisory in view of the farmers' protest, saying vehicular movement will be affected on city borders due to pickets and checkpoints and asked commuters to plan accordingly.

Heat Island Effect Can Make Core Of Cities 7 Degrees Hotter: Expert To NDTV

Heat Island Effect Can Make Core Of Cities 7 Degrees Hotter: Expert To NDTV

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

As heat waves increase in India with the rise in global warming, cities are particularly vulnerable because temperatures at the heart of the urban jungles can be as many as seven degrees higher than the areas aound them, a leading expert has said.

In Manipur's 'Killing Fields', Farmers Can't Tend To Crops Within Gun Range

In Manipur's 'Killing Fields', Farmers Can't Tend To Crops Within Gun Range

Written by Debanish Achom,Ratnadip Choudhury | Thursday February 22, 2024, Imphal

In Manipur, the Meiteis have alleged all fertile agricultural lands in the foothills are under the gun range of the "so-called Kuki-Zo volunteers", who allegedly have been shooting at farmers to prevent them from harvesting.

Afghan National Arrested For Illegally Staying In India For 17 Years: Mumbai Cop

Afghan National Arrested For Illegally Staying In India For 17 Years: Mumbai Cop

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

A 37-year-old Afghanistan national was arrested for allegedly staying illegally in India for the past 17 years, a Mumbai Crime Branch official said on Thursday.

Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister Manohar Joshi Suffers Cardiac Arrest, Hospitalised

Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister Manohar Joshi Suffers Cardiac Arrest, Hospitalised

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

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Manohar Joshi suffered a cardiac arrest and has been admitted in the ICU of P D Hinduja Hospital in Mumbai, the private medical facility said on Thursday.

Noida Delivery Boy Stripped, Assaulted Over Personal Dispute: Police

Noida Delivery Boy Stripped, Assaulted Over Personal Dispute: Police

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

A man working as a delivery boy in Noida was allegedly stripped shirtless and assaulted by a group of men known to him over some personal dispute, officials said on Thursday.

Border Forces Recover China-Made Drone In Punjab, Seize Drugs

Border Forces Recover China-Made Drone In Punjab, Seize Drugs

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Ferozepur (Punjab)

The Border Security Force in Punjab intercepted the movement of a drone during the night hours on Wednesday, said BSF officials.

Noida Student Dies By Suicide Within Hours Of Taking Board Exam: Cops

Noida Student Dies By Suicide Within Hours Of Taking Board Exam: Cops

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

A Class 12 student died after he allegedly jumped off the 22nd floor of a building at a group housing society in Noida Extension, within hours of taking the board exam on Thursday, police said.