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Railways To Hold Heritage Run Of 167-Year-Old Steam Engine On Independence Day

Railways To Hold Heritage Run Of 167-Year-Old Steam Engine On Independence Day

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Chennai

The Railways would hold a heritage run of a 167-year-old locomotive, the world's oldest working steam engine, on Monday commemorating the 75th Independence Day celebrations.

9-Year-Old Boy Kicked, Punched On Camera By Cop Over Theft Suspicion

9-Year-Old Boy Kicked, Punched On Camera By Cop Over Theft Suspicion

Written by Anurag Dwary | Saturday August 13, 2022, Bhopal

A nine-year-old boy, cornered on a street in a residential area, is wildly thrashed by men on bikes, including a policeman in civilian clothes, for allegedly stealing a bicycle in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur, shows a video.

PVR Chairman Ajay Bijli Explains Why Popcorn Is So Expensive In Multiplex

PVR Chairman Ajay Bijli Explains Why Popcorn Is So Expensive In Multiplex

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday August 13, 2022

PVR Chairman Ajay Bijli said there will be no change in the prices of food and beverages as India is transitioning from single screens to multiplexes.

"We Did Not Let China Infiltrate Into Our Territory", Says Defence Minister

"We Did Not Let China Infiltrate Into Our Territory", Says Defence Minister

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Jodhpur

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday India did not let China enter its territory and appealed to political parties not to politicise issues related to the country's security.

Independence Day: Delhi Police Advisory On Routes To Avoid

Independence Day: Delhi Police Advisory On Routes To Avoid

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

If you will be travelling on the day, keep in mind the Delhi traffic advisory. Due to security reasons, seven roads will be closed from 4 am to 10 am. Only labelled vehicles will be permitted to ply on these roads, the advisory said.

"Merely Putting Up Tricolour Does Not...": Uddhav Thackeray On '<i>Har Ghar Tiranga</i>' Drive

"Merely Putting Up Tricolour Does Not...": Uddhav Thackeray On 'Har Ghar Tiranga' Drive

Reported by Sohit Rakesh Mishra, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Saturday August 13, 2022, Mumbai

Shiv Sena chief sees country "moving towards slavery", says BJP wants to "finish off regional parties"

Paramilitary Personnel Injured In Grenade Attack In Kashmir's Srinagar

Paramilitary Personnel Injured In Grenade Attack In Kashmir's Srinagar

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Srinagar

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was injured when militants hurled a grenade at security forces personnel in Eidgah locality of Srinagar on Saturday, police said.

Video Shows Woman In Karnataka Saving Son From Snake, Internet Praises Her

Video Shows Woman In Karnataka Saving Son From Snake, Internet Praises Her

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday August 13, 2022

The snake detects the presence of a human and spreads its hood to bite the boy. But the woman whisks him away just in the nick of time.

Jailed Ex-MLA Mukhtar Ansari's Land Worth Rs 6 Crore Seized In UP: Cops

Jailed Ex-MLA Mukhtar Ansari's Land Worth Rs 6 Crore Seized In UP: Cops

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh)

The Ghazipur district administration in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday seized two plots of land, measuring 1.901 hectares and valued at over Rs 6 crore, that was purchased using illegal earnings of jailed former MLA Mukhtar Ansari, police said.

Share In Bihar Cabinet Finalised, Oath-Taking Likely On Tuesday: Congress

Share In Bihar Cabinet Finalised, Oath-Taking Likely On Tuesday: Congress

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

The number of ministerial berths the Congress would get in Bihar's 'Mahagathbandhan' government has been decided after talks with alliance partners and the oath-taking is likely to take place on August 16, AICC Bihar in-charge Bhakta Charan Das said.

How Con Gang Used Moose Wala's Murder For Extortion Calls To Haryana, Punjab Leaders

How Con Gang Used Moose Wala's Murder For Extortion Calls To Haryana, Punjab Leaders

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Saturday August 13, 2022, Chandigarh/New Delhi

Police say the gang had already been defrauding people with calls saying they'd won a lottery or contests like 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'

Punjab Makes Wearing Mask A Must In Public Places Amid Rising Covid Cases

Punjab Makes Wearing Mask A Must In Public Places Amid Rising Covid Cases

NDTV News Desk | Saturday August 13, 2022, Chandigarh

Punjab has made it a must to wear mask in public places amid rise in COVID-19 cases.

Golden Joint Of World's Highest Railway Bridge Inaugurated In Jammu And Kashmir

Golden Joint Of World's Highest Railway Bridge Inaugurated In Jammu And Kashmir

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, Srinagar

The golden joint of the world's highest railway bridge over River Chenab was inaugurated on Saturday.

Himachal Bans "Mass Conversion", 10-Year Jail For Forced Religion Change

Himachal Bans "Mass Conversion", 10-Year Jail For Forced Religion Change

NDTV News Desk | Saturday August 13, 2022

The Himachal Pradesh Assembly, in line with a few other BJP-ruled states, passed a bill on Saturday forbidding "mass conversion" and raising the maximum punishment to 10 years imprisonment.

Anti-Aircraft Ammunition, Explosives Seized In Meghalaya: Police

Anti-Aircraft Ammunition, Explosives Seized In Meghalaya: Police

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, East Garo Hills, Meghalaya

A huge cache of arms, ammunition and explosives, suspected to be hidden by the proscribed outfit Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), was recovered in Meghalaya's East Garo Hills district, police said.