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"BJP Is B Team Of...": Tripura Erstwhile Royal's Response To Amit Shah

"BJP Is B Team Of...": Tripura Erstwhile Royal's Response To Amit Shah

Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Kolkata

Tripura, just days away from elections to its 60 assembly seats, saw a face-off today between the BJP and the state's newest political entity, the Tipra Motha.

Many Social Media Sites Suspended In Parts Of Bihar's Saran After Violence

Many Social Media Sites Suspended In Parts Of Bihar's Saran After Violence

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Patna

The Bihar government on Monday suspended a number of social media sites in Saran district, in parts of which prohibitory orders were imposed following large-scale arson triggered by the killing of a villager last week.

Court Allows Woman To Relocate With Minor Daughter To US With 2nd Husband

Court Allows Woman To Relocate With Minor Daughter To US With 2nd Husband

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

The Delhi High Court has granted permission to a woman to take her five-and a half-year-old daughter to the United States where she is relocating with her second husband.

25 Embarkation Points For Haj-2023, Application Forms To Be Free: Centre

25 Embarkation Points For Haj-2023, Application Forms To Be Free: Centre

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

There will be 25 embarkation points for Haj-2023 and forms for going on the pilgrimage will be out very soon with the application being available free of cost, according to the Ministry for Minority Affairs.

Former Pak President Pervez Musharraf's Body Arrives In Karachi For Burial

Former Pak President Pervez Musharraf's Body Arrives In Karachi For Burial

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Karachi

Pakistan's former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf's body arrived here on Monday on a special flight from Dubai and he will be buried on Tuesday in the Army Cantonment area where all arrangements have been completed, officials said.

Centre Explains Prime Objective Of Namami Gange Project For River Ganga

Centre Explains Prime Objective Of Namami Gange Project For River Ganga

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

The prime objective of the Namami Gange programme is to make the water of the Ganga suitable for outdoor bathing, not drinking, the Centre told Rajya Sabha on Monday.

Maharashtra Cops Restrained By High Court From Showing "Terrorists" As Muslims In Drills

Maharashtra Cops Restrained By High Court From Showing "Terrorists" As Muslims In Drills

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Mumbai

The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court in an interim order has restrained the police from conducting mock drills in which personnel playing the part of terrorists are shown as belonging to a particular community.

Will Soon Complete Supply Of S-400 Missile System To India: Russian Envoy

Will Soon Complete Supply Of S-400 Missile System To India: Russian Envoy

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

Russia will soon complete the supplies of the third regiment of the S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile systems to India as both sides are committed to the contract, Russian Ambassador Denis Alipov said.

Landing Tejas Jet On INS Vikrant Explained: 240 to 0 Kmph In 2.5 Seconds

Landing Tejas Jet On INS Vikrant Explained: 240 to 0 Kmph In 2.5 Seconds

Reported by Vishnu Som, Edited by Divyam Sharma | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

The made-in-India aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant, today achieved a major milestone with the first landing of a fixed-wing aircraft after the Tejas fighter jet debuted on its flight deck.

Would Like To See Normalisation Of India-China Relations: Russian Envoy

Would Like To See Normalisation Of India-China Relations: Russian Envoy

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

Russia on Monday accused the US of "actively" exploiting the "contradictions" between India and China to its advantage and asserted Moscow and New Delhi accumulated mutual trust and confidence based on decades-old ties.

UP Man Stabs Wife To Death, Applies Antiseptic On Wounds, Dies By Suicide

UP Man Stabs Wife To Death, Applies Antiseptic On Wounds, Dies By Suicide

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Gorakhpur

A 42-year-old man allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife and two children at Devkali village in the Gola area, police here said on Monday.

Branded With Hot Iron As Cure, Second Infant Dies In Madhya Pradesh

Branded With Hot Iron As Cure, Second Infant Dies In Madhya Pradesh

Written by Anurag Dwary | Monday February 06, 2023, Bhopal

The superstitious tribal practice of branding infants with hot iron to cure illness, has cost two lives in the tribal-dominated Sahdol in eastern Madhya Pradesh. Both were infant girls, suffering from chest congestion, fever and pneumonia.

Maharashtra Teen Missing After Brother Snatches Away Her Phone: Thane Cops

Maharashtra Teen Missing After Brother Snatches Away Her Phone: Thane Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Thane

A 16-year-old girl has gone missing after she allegedly left her house in Maharashtra's Thane district in anger at her brother snatching away her mobile phone, a police official said on Monday.

Vistara Pays Rs 70 Lakh Fine "Under Protest" Over Route Dispersal Guidelines

Vistara Pays Rs 70 Lakh Fine "Under Protest" Over Route Dispersal Guidelines

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, New Delhi

Aviation regulator DGCA had imposed Rs 70 lakh fine on Vistara for non-compliance with Route Dispersal Guidelines last year and the full service carrier paid the penalty "under protest".

Missing Woman's Body Found In Rajasthan Canal, Child Was Tied To Her: Cops

Missing Woman's Body Found In Rajasthan Canal, Child Was Tied To Her: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday February 06, 2023, Jaipur

Bodies of a woman and her one-and-a-half-year-old son were found floating in Indira Gandhi Canal in Bikaner district on Monday, police said.