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Carcasses Of Several Hundred Migratory Birds Found At Tripura's Udaipur Lake

Carcasses Of Several Hundred Migratory Birds Found At Tripura's Udaipur Lake

Asian News International | Friday January 28, 2022, Agartala (Tripura)

Carcasses of several hundred migratory birds have been recovered on Thursday from the Sukh Sagar lake area located at the Khilpara area under Udaipur of Tripura's Gomati district.

Why Mathura Is At The Centre Of Uttar Pradesh Polls And Crucial For BJP

Why Mathura Is At The Centre Of Uttar Pradesh Polls And Crucial For BJP

Written by Sukirti Dwivedi | Friday January 28, 2022, Mathura

Union Home Minister Amit Shah offered prayers at Shri Banke Bihari Mandir in Vrindavan yesterday as part of his campaign in Mathura ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India Reports 2.86 Lakh New Cases; Positivity Rate At 19.5%

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India Reports 2.86 Lakh New Cases; Positivity Rate At 19.5%

NDTV News Desk | Friday January 28, 2022, New Delhi

India reported 2.86 lakh new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking the total number of infections in the country to 4,03,71,500. Yesterday, the country recorded a total of 573 new deaths, taking the total number of Covid related fatalities to 4,91,700.

UP Congress Candidate Farah Naeem Quits Over Indecent Remark By Colleague

UP Congress Candidate Farah Naeem Quits Over Indecent Remark By Colleague

Asian News International | Friday January 28, 2022, Badaun (Uttar Pradesh)

Farah Naeem, Congress candidate from Shekhupur Assembly seat in Badaun district on Thursday resigned from the party over the indecent remarks made by party's district president Onkar Singh.

'Difference Of Opinion' Can't Make Marital Rape Exception, Court Told

'Difference Of Opinion' Can't Make Marital Rape Exception, Court Told

Press Trust of India | Friday January 28, 2022, New Delhi

Whether marital or non-marital -- stand on the same footing "militates common sense" and a mere "difference of opinion" on this aspect can not make the marital rape exception under the IPC unconstitutional, Delhi High Court was told by NGO.

Health Minister's Meeting On Covid With 8 States, Union Territories Today

Health Minister's Meeting On Covid With 8 States, Union Territories Today

Asian News International | Friday January 28, 2022, New Delhi

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will chair a high-level virtual meeting with the health ministers of Southern states', Union territories today at 2.30 pm to review the COVID-19 situation and public health preparedness.

Kerala High Court Acquits Alleged Lashkar Operative Nazeer In Kozhikode Blasts Case

Kerala High Court Acquits Alleged Lashkar Operative Nazeer In Kozhikode Blasts Case

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, Kochi

The Kerala High Court on Thursday acquitted alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative Thadiyantevida Nazeer and Shafas, convicted by the NIA court here in 2011 in connection with the 2006 Kozhikode twin blasts case.

"Withdraw Cases": JD(U) Leader On Violent Protests Against Railways Exam

"Withdraw Cases": JD(U) Leader On Violent Protests Against Railways Exam

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Thursday January 27, 2022, Patna

JD(U) is an ally of the BJP in Bihar and also part of the NDA. The party, which also shares power with the BJP in the state, has caused public embarrassment for its partner several times.

Congress Follows Assam Model In Manipur, Forms Six-Party Alliance

Congress Follows Assam Model In Manipur, Forms Six-Party Alliance

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Thursday January 27, 2022, Guwahati

The Congress has followed its Assam model in Manipur, where state elections are due next month, creating a grand alliance with six political parties including the Left.

Fake Firms' Syndicate Busted For Rs 362 Crore GST Evasion

Fake Firms' Syndicate Busted For Rs 362 Crore GST Evasion

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, New Delhi

GST officers have busted a syndicate involved in the creation of fake firms and bogus invoices which led to a GST evasion of Rs 362 crore, the finance ministry said on Thursday.

Jailed MP Azam Khan, Candidate For Akhilesh Yadav's Party, Rejected Bail

Jailed MP Azam Khan, Candidate For Akhilesh Yadav's Party, Rejected Bail

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, Lucknow

A special court on Thursday rejected the bail plea of former minister and Samajwadi Party MP Mohammad Azam Khan in a 2014 case.

Honour To Receive Padma Bhushan: Microsoft's Satya Nadella

Honour To Receive Padma Bhushan: Microsoft's Satya Nadella

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, New York

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Thursday said it is an honour for him to receive the Padma Bhushan, the third-highest civilian award and he looks forward to continuing to work with people across India to help them use technology to achieve more.

AAP UP Manifesto Promises Free Bus Service For Women, 10 Lakh Jobs

AAP UP Manifesto Promises Free Bus Service For Women, 10 Lakh Jobs

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, Lucknow

The Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday released its manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections promising free bus service for women, 300 units of free electricity and round-the-clock power supply in the state.

Unable To Afford Ambulance, Maharashtra Man Takes Son's Body Home On Bike

Unable To Afford Ambulance, Maharashtra Man Takes Son's Body Home On Bike

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, Palghar

A resident of a tribal village in Maharashtra's Palghar district had to carry his six-year-old son's body home on a two-wheeler as he could not afford a hearse or ambulance.

"Looking Forward To Soaring High": Air India After Takeover By Tata Group

"Looking Forward To Soaring High": Air India After Takeover By Tata Group

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 27, 2022, Mumbai

Full-service carrier Air India, under its new owner Tata Group, said on Thursday it was looking forward to soaring high, propelled by the rich legacy of the two iconic brands and their shared mission to serve the country.