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Tejashwi Yadav Celebrates Raksha Bandhan With Sisters, Photos Viral

Tejashwi Yadav Celebrates Raksha Bandhan With Sisters, Photos Viral

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday August 12, 2022

Tejashwi Yadav recently took oath as the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar. He was in Delhi on Thursday to celebrate Raksha Bandhan with his sisters.

"United House": DK Shivakumar Denies Karnataka Congress Infighting

"United House": DK Shivakumar Denies Karnataka Congress Infighting

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Speaking to NDTV, he denied any infighting with his party colleague. There is "no question of a divided house" and the Congress party stands united in Karnataka, he said.

Delhi Man Plans Euthanasia In Switzerland, Friend Moves Court To Stop Him

Delhi Man Plans Euthanasia In Switzerland, Friend Moves Court To Stop Him

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

A woman has approached the Delhi High Court seeking to stop her friend from travelling to Switzerland to undergo euthanasia on account of his debilitating inflammatory disease.

Nigerian Arrested For Cheating Odisha Man Of 30 Lakhs Posing as UK Woman

Nigerian Arrested For Cheating Odisha Man Of 30 Lakhs Posing as UK Woman

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Balasore

The cyber wing of the Balasore district police in Odisha has arrested a Nigerian in New Delhi for allegedly extorting Rs 30 lakh from a man through a honeytrap, a senior officer said on Friday.

Ex MP Pavan Varma Exits Trinamool Less Than A Year After Joining Party

Ex MP Pavan Varma Exits Trinamool Less Than A Year After Joining Party

Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Former Rajya Sabha MP Pavan Varma today resigned from the Trinamool Congress, just 10 months after joining the party.

Take Photos Of Homes Without National Flag, Says Uttarakhand BJP Chief, Then Clarifies

Take Photos Of Homes Without National Flag, Says Uttarakhand BJP Chief, Then Clarifies

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Dehradun

Uttarakhand BJP chief Mahendra Bhatt today said his demand for photos of houses which have not put up the national flag was only meant for party workers and not for the general public.

SUV Of Gujarat Congress MLA's Son-In-Law Crashes Into Auto, 6 Killed

SUV Of Gujarat Congress MLA's Son-In-Law Crashes Into Auto, 6 Killed

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Anand, Gujarat

Police have registered a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder against the son-in-law of a Congress MLA in Gujarat after his Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) rammed into an autorickshaw and a motorcycle, killing six persons.

"By Keeping Ponytail...": Tejashwi Yadav vs Minister Over "Edited" Video

"By Keeping Ponytail...": Tejashwi Yadav vs Minister Over "Edited" Video

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Patna

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Friday called out Union Minister Giriraj Singh for sharing an "edited video"of an interview to suggest that the young RJD leader was going back on his promise to create 10 lakh jobs in the state.

Watch: UK Envoy Apologises For Visa Delays, Says "Here's What You Can Do

Watch: UK Envoy Apologises For Visa Delays, Says "Here's What You Can Do

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Alex Ellis, the British High Commissioner to India, has addressed the issue of delay in visa approvals. The UK envoy has shared a video message on Twitter in this regard.

Petition Seeks Kolkata University's Apology To Professor Forced To Quit Over Swimsuit Pics On Instagram

Petition Seeks Kolkata University's Apology To Professor Forced To Quit Over Swimsuit Pics On Instagram

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday August 12, 2022

Since being launched three days ago, the petition on change.org has been signed more than 10,000 times.

Yamuna River Water Level Likely To Breach Danger Mark In Delhi Tomorrow

Yamuna River Water Level Likely To Breach Danger Mark In Delhi Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The Yamuna is flowing precariously close to the warning level of 204.5 metres in Delhi following heavy rain in upper catchment areas, and its water level is likely to breach the danger mark on Saturday morning, authorities said.

Avoid Large Gatherings On Independence Day As Covid Cases Rise: Centre To States

Avoid Large Gatherings On Independence Day As Covid Cases Rise: Centre To States

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

As the country continues to record an average of over 15,000 coronavirus cases daily, the Centre has asked States to ensure there are no large gatherings for Independence Day celebrations and that everyone follows Covid protocols.

India's ONGC, Centre Get Notice On Vedanta's Barmer Oil Field Appeal

India's ONGC, Centre Get Notice On Vedanta's Barmer Oil Field Appeal

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from the Centre on an appeal of Vedanta Ltd against a Delhi High Court verdict related to a production sharing contract (PSC) of Vedanta and the ONGC to produce oil from the Barmer oil field in Rajasthan.

"Not On My Mind": Nitish Kumar Denies PM Ambitions, Again

"Not On My Mind": Nitish Kumar Denies PM Ambitions, Again

Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Akhil Kumar | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Days after causing a massive political storm by walking out with his party's ruling alliance with the BJP in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said Prime Ministerial ambitions are not on his mind right now.

250 Tax Officials Dressed As "<i>Baaraati</i>", 120 Cars - Maharashtra Raid Plan

250 Tax Officials Dressed As "Baaraati", 120 Cars - Maharashtra Raid Plan

Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Chandrajit Mitra | Friday August 12, 2022, Mumbai

The raid during which Rs 390 crore-worth assets were seized yesterday by the Income Tax department in Maharashtra's Jalna was nothing short of a movie scene, complete with officials disguised as that of a wedding party.