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Arrest Of Kashmiri Activist Result Of "Unbridled" Bureaucratic Powers: Omar Abdullah

Arrest Of Kashmiri Activist Result Of "Unbridled" Bureaucratic Powers: Omar Abdullah

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, Srinagar

National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said the arrest of a Kashmiri political activist over his remarks that he has more expectations from local officials rather than those from outside is the result of "unbridled" bureaucratic

Women's Panel Sends Notice To Bengal Police On Woman Paraded Naked, Thrashed

Women's Panel Sends Notice To Bengal Police On Woman Paraded Naked, Thrashed

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

The National Commission for Women has directed West Bengal's Alipurduar Superintendent of Police to appear before it virtually on Wednesday in connection with a case of a woman who was allegedly beaten up and paraded naked.

Prashant Kishor's Impersonators Provoking Leaders Against Amarinder Singh: Police

Prashant Kishor's Impersonators Provoking Leaders Against Amarinder Singh: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, Chandigarh

Some unknown people, impersonating political strategist Prashant Kishor, has been calling up political leaders to turn them against Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, police said on Tuesday.

Man Holds Family Hostage At Gunpoint For Refusing Marriage Proposal, Arrested: Odisha Cops

Man Holds Family Hostage At Gunpoint For Refusing Marriage Proposal, Arrested: Odisha Cops

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, Bolangir (Odisha)

A man held a family hostage at gunpoint in Odisha's Bolangir town on Tuesday as they rejected his marriage proposal with their niece, police said.

Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Asif Iqbal Tanha Get Bail In Delhi Riots Case

Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Asif Iqbal Tanha Get Bail In Delhi Riots Case

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

JNU students and Pinjra Tod members Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita, and Jamia Millia Islamia student Asif Iqbal Tanha will finally walk out of jail after over a year.

A Year Since Ladakh Clash, India Remembers Bravehearts Of Galwan

A Year Since Ladakh Clash, India Remembers Bravehearts Of Galwan

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

Glowing tributes were paid to the ''bravehearts of Galwan'' on Tuesday as India remembered its army personnel who laid down their lives while thwarting Chinese aggression in eastern Ladakh a year ago.

India's Foundation Strong, Can't Be Shaken By A Protest: Delhi High Court

India's Foundation Strong, Can't Be Shaken By A Protest: Delhi High Court

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

Foundations of our nation stand on a surer footing and cannot be shaken by a protest organised by "a tribe of college students", the Delhi High Court said on Tuesday.

Army Releases Video In Tribute To "Heroes Of Galwan"

Army Releases Video In Tribute To "Heroes Of Galwan"

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 16, 2021, New Delhi

On the first anniversary of the Galwan valley clashes, the Indian Army on Tuesday released a video song in a tribute to the soldiers who fought valiantly in a fierce hand-to-hand combat with Chinese troops in the treacherous region of eastern Ladakh.

High Court Refuses To Give Custody Of Minor "Husband" To "Wife"

High Court Refuses To Give Custody Of Minor "Husband" To "Wife"

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Allahabad

The Allahabad High Court has refused to give custody of a minor 'husband' to his 'wife', holding that their marriage was voidable and doing so would amount to sanctioning cohabitation between a major and a minor.

Actor Kangana Ranaut Approaches Court After Passport Renewal Rejected

Actor Kangana Ranaut Approaches Court After Passport Renewal Rejected

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Mumbai

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday adjourned to June 25 the hearing on an application filed by actor Kangana Ranaut who stated that the Passport Authority had refused to renew her passport citing an FIR registered against her by the Mumbai Police.

Ambani Bomb Scare Case: Probe Agency NIA Arrests 2 More People In Mumbai

Ambani Bomb Scare Case: Probe Agency NIA Arrests 2 More People In Mumbai

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Mumbai

Two more people have been arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in the case of explosives-laden SUV found near the residence of industrialist Mukesh Ambani and the subsequent murder of businessman Mansukh Hiran, an official said.

Mandatory Gold Hallmarking To Come Into Force From Tomorrow

Mandatory Gold Hallmarking To Come Into Force From Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

The Centre on Tuesday said mandatory hallmarking of gold jewellery and artefacts will come into force from June 16 in a phased manner and initially will be implemented in 256 districts.

Sachin Pilot Loyalist MLA Praises Rajasthan Chief Minister's Leadership

Sachin Pilot Loyalist MLA Praises Rajasthan Chief Minister's Leadership

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Jaipur

Congress MLA Bhanwarlal Sharma, who was with dissident leader Sachin Pilot during his rebellion against Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot last year, on Tuesday expressed faith in the Chief Minister's leadership.

Closing Of Marines Case Outcome Of Big Diplomatic Effort, Says Italy Minister

Closing Of Marines Case Outcome Of Big Diplomatic Effort, Says Italy Minister

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, London, Rome

Italy today said the end of the judicial proceedings in India against two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012 was the result of a big diplomatic effort.

Cops Reconstruct Chinese Intruder's Entry Into India Via Bangla Border

Cops Reconstruct Chinese Intruder's Entry Into India Via Bangla Border

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Kolkata

The special task force (STF) of the West Bengal Police, shortly after taking over the probe into Chinese national Han Junwe's intrusion in India, on Tuesday reconstructed the circumstances under which he entered this country, a senior officer said.