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Over 20 Students Rescued After Massive Fire Breaks Out In Lucknow Building

Over 20 Students Rescued After Massive Fire Breaks Out In Lucknow Building

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, Lucknow

A massive fire broke out in a two-storey building in the Barra area of the city on Thursday, police said

"Will Not Allow Walkover": Omar Abdullah's Party MP On Article 370

"Will Not Allow Walkover": Omar Abdullah's Party MP On Article 370

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, Srinagar

The National Conference on Thursday said it will not allow a walkover on Article 370 abrogated by the Centre in August 2019 and asserted the fight against the attempts aimed at denuding Jammu and Kashmir of its unique identity.

Akhilesh Yadav Elected Samajwadi Party President For 3rd Consecutive Time

Akhilesh Yadav Elected Samajwadi Party President For 3rd Consecutive Time

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav was on Thursday unanimously elected president of the Samajwadi Party for the third consecutive time, said the party's secretary general Ram Gopal Yadav.

"When Ashok Gehlot...": Digvijaya Singh On Why He Decided To Contest

"When Ashok Gehlot...": Digvijaya Singh On Why He Decided To Contest

NDTV News Desk | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

Digvijaya Singh, senior Congressman who is entering the party's presidential race, today indicated that his move was a spur-of-the-moment decision, made after it became clear that Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's candidature got scuttled.

Monsoon Has Withdrawn From Delhi, Says Weather Department

Monsoon Has Withdrawn From Delhi, Says Weather Department

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

The southwest monsoon - which gave highly uneven rainfall this year - has withdrawn from Delhi, the Met department said on Thursday.

"Don't Know How Many MLAs Support Sachin Pilot": P Chidambaram

"Don't Know How Many MLAs Support Sachin Pilot": P Chidambaram

NDTV News Desk | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

P Chidambaram conceded that the Congress's "situation" in Rajasthan - the revolt by Ashok Gehlot's camp over Sachin Pilot's possible promotion - "could have been handled better".

Armed Forces Must Have Disciplinary Mechanism To Curb Adultry: Supreme Court

Armed Forces Must Have Disciplinary Mechanism To Curb Adultry: Supreme Court

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

Supreme Court on Thursday said that armed forces must have some kind of mechanism for disciplinary proceedings against army officers for adultery as "this is a conduct that can shake up the life of officers."

Case Filed Against 75 Supporters of Jailed Politician Shrikant Tyagi

Case Filed Against 75 Supporters of Jailed Politician Shrikant Tyagi

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022,   Noida

The Noida police have booked around 75 people, mostly members of the Tyagi community, who had protested in support of jailed politician Shrikant Tyagi outside his society here, officials said on Thursday.

Data Protection Bill Likely To Be Introduced In Parliament: Centre

Data Protection Bill Likely To Be Introduced In Parliament: Centre

Asian News International | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

Indian users cannot be discriminated against the other users of WhatsApp, the Central government on Thursday told the Supreme Court saying that a new Data Protection Bill to safeguard citizens' rights is underway and likely to be placed before Parlia

India Climbs To 40th Position From 46th In Global Innovation Index

India Climbs To 40th Position From 46th In Global Innovation Index

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

India climbed six notches to 40th position in the Global Innovation Index 2022 on account of improvement in several parameters, according to a report by the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Gurugram To Get "World's Largest Safari", Park To Cover Over 10,000 Acres

Gurugram To Get "World's Largest Safari", Park To Cover Over 10,000 Acres

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, Chandigarh

Haryana will develop the world's largest jungle safari park in the Aravalli range, the state government said in a statement today.

"Priority To Win 2023": Sachin Pilot After Meeting Sonia Gandhi

"Priority To Win 2023": Sachin Pilot After Meeting Sonia Gandhi

NDTV News Desk | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

Before Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot had met Sonia Gandhi earlier in the day.

Jailed Activist Gautam Navlakha Has Cancer, Court Says Move To Hospital

Jailed Activist Gautam Navlakha Has Cancer, Court Says Move To Hospital

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

The Supreme Court today directed the Taloja jail superintendent to immediately shift Gautam Navlakha, incarcerated in connection with the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case, to Mumbai's Jaslok hospital for treatment.

Despite Longest Coastline, No Efforts Made To Develop Gujarat Since Independence: PM Modi

Despite Longest Coastline, No Efforts Made To Develop Gujarat Since Independence: PM Modi

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, Bhavnagar, Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said although Gujarat has the longest coastline in the country, no attention was paid for its development for decades post-Independence.

New Plan, New Approach To Fight Air Pollution In Delhi From October 1: Report

New Plan, New Approach To Fight Air Pollution In Delhi From October 1: Report

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 29, 2022, New Delhi

A 'finer' Graded Response Action Plan - a set of anti-air pollution measures followed in the national capital and its vicinity according to the severity of the situation - will come into from October 1.