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Farmers End 15-Month Protest, To Vacate Protest Sites At Delhi Border

Farmers End 15-Month Protest, To Vacate Protest Sites At Delhi Border

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

Farmers Protest: The Centre had yesterday sent a written draft proposal to the Samyukta Kisan Morcha's five-member committee following a November 21 letter from the SKM to PM Modi listing six demands.

Farmers Get Centre's Letter Promising Committee On Minimum Support Price

Farmers Get Centre's Letter Promising Committee On Minimum Support Price

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

Farmers protesting for more than 15 months against the contentious farm laws have decided to call of their protest after receiving a formal proposal from the government accepting their remaining demands.

Ayodhya Settled, BJP Raises Mathura's Krishna Janmabhoomi Issue In Parliament

Ayodhya Settled, BJP Raises Mathura's Krishna Janmabhoomi Issue In Parliament

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, a BJP MP in Rajya Sabha today raised the Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi land dispute issue of Mathura and demanded a law that would provide for the status quo to be scrapped.

Military Chief Bipin Rawat: A Soldier's General

Military Chief Bipin Rawat: A Soldier's General

Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

General Bipin Rawat was an outspoken but hugely popular "soldier's general" who was wounded in a border battle and survived an aircraft crash before dying in a helicopter accident yesterday.

President Prays For Speedy Recovery Of Chopper Crash Survivor Group Captain Varun Singh

President Prays For Speedy Recovery Of Chopper Crash Survivor Group Captain Varun Singh

Asian News International | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday prayed for the speedy recovery of IAF Group Captain Varun Singh, the lone survivor of the military chopper crash in Tamil Nadu.

"One Of India's Bravest": Brigadier Set For Promotion Among Crash Victims

"One Of India's Bravest": Brigadier Set For Promotion Among Crash Victims

Reported by Mohammad Ghazali, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Thursday December 09, 2021

Brigadier Lakhwinder Singh Lidder was set to be promoted as Major General, an Army officer and the Brigadier's neighbour said a day after his death in the chopper crash that also killed Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat.

Israel's Prime Minister Remembers "True Friend" General Bipin Rawat

Israel's Prime Minister Remembers "True Friend" General Bipin Rawat

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 09, 2021, ByHarinderMishra

Describing General Bipin Rawat as a "true leader and true friend" of Israel, the country's top leadership has expressed condolences to the government and people of India at the "tragic and shocking loss" of its first Chief of Defence Staff who died i

Chopper Crash Survivor, Group Captain Varun Singh, Being Moved To Bengaluru: Father

Chopper Crash Survivor, Group Captain Varun Singh, Being Moved To Bengaluru: Father

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 09, 2021, Bhopal

Indian Air Force Group Captain Varun Singh, the only survivor of the helicopter crash that killed Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat and 12 others, is being moved to Bengaluru from the Army hospital at Wellington in Tamil Nadu, his father said.

Chaos At Delhi Court After Low-Intensity Explosion In Laptop Bag

Chaos At Delhi Court After Low-Intensity Explosion In Laptop Bag

NDTV News Desk | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

A low-intensity blast at a Delhi court today injured a person, police sources said, adding that explosive material and a tiffin were recovered from the site.

3-Day State Mourning On General Rawat's Death In Uttarakhand

3-Day State Mourning On General Rawat's Death In Uttarakhand

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 09, 2021, Dehradun

General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others were killed in a helicopter crash near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

"He Asked For Water...": Eyewitness Claims He Saw General Rawat After Crash

"He Asked For Water...": Eyewitness Claims He Saw General Rawat After Crash

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 09, 2021, Coonoor

A witness at the site of the crash in Tamil Nadu that killed General Bipin Rawat and 12 others on Wednesday claims he saw the General alive moments after the wreckage was found in the hills.

Supreme Court Reserves Verdict On Zakia Jafri's Plea On Gujarat Riots

Supreme Court Reserves Verdict On Zakia Jafri's Plea On Gujarat Riots

Reported by Sukirti Dwivedi, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court has reserved its verdict on a petition seeking a fresh probe in the 2002 Gujarat riots by activist Teesta Setalvad and Zakia Jafri, the widow of Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, who was killed during the violence.

Lawyer-Activist Sudha Bharadwaj Released After 3 Years In Jail

Lawyer-Activist Sudha Bharadwaj Released After 3 Years In Jail

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday December 09, 2021, Mumbai

Sudha Bharadwaj was arrested on August 28, 2018, and was later placed under house arrest. She was then taken into custody on October 27, 2018.

Questioning Of Actor Jacqueline Fernandez In Money Laundering Case To Continue Today

Questioning Of Actor Jacqueline Fernandez In Money Laundering Case To Continue Today

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

The agency suspects Jacqueline Fernandez is a "beneficiary" of the money generated fromSukesh'sconing and extorting some high-profile people.

Opposition MPs Call Off Protest Today To Pay Homage To Gen Bipin Rawat

Opposition MPs Call Off Protest Today To Pay Homage To Gen Bipin Rawat

Asian News International | Thursday December 09, 2021, New Delhi

The Opposition leaders have called off their ongoing sit-in dharna against the suspension of the 12 Rajya Sabha MPs for the day as a mark of respect towards Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and 12 others who lost their lives in a chop