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Manish Sisodia Proposed To Scrap 244 School Principals Posts: Delhi Lt Governor

Manish Sisodia Proposed To Scrap 244 School Principals Posts: Delhi Lt Governor

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

Delhi's Education Ministry under Manish Sisodia had proposed to scrap 244 posts of school principals and these were "deemed abolished" as they could not filled for five years, the lieutenant governor's office said Tuesday.

Varun Gandhi's Latest Book Is A Deep Dive Into Urban India's Lack Of Humanity

Varun Gandhi's Latest Book Is A Deep Dive Into Urban India's Lack Of Humanity

Edited by Debanish Achom | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

BJP MP Varun Gandhi's new book focuses on the problems that major cities in India face and how to solve them.

Missing Woman's Body Found Near Canal In Uttar Pradesh, Probe On: Cops

Missing Woman's Body Found Near Canal In Uttar Pradesh, Probe On: Cops

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Kaushambi

A dead body of a woman, who had gone missing a week ago, was found near a canal in Tenshah Alamabad village of the Manjhanpur area in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, police said.

AgustaWestland Scam: Supreme Court Denies Bail To Alleged Middleman Christian Michel James

AgustaWestland Scam: Supreme Court Denies Bail To Alleged Middleman Christian Michel James

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

A bench of Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and Justices PS Narasimha and JB Pardiwala said James' argument that he be released on bail on the ground that he has served half of the maximum sentence in the cases cannot be accepted.

"Aaftab Poonawala Grinded Shraddha Walkar's Bones In Mixer," Say Cops

"Aaftab Poonawala Grinded Shraddha Walkar's Bones In Mixer," Say Cops

Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

Aaftab Poonawala had used mixer to turn the bones of live-in partner Shraddha Walkar to powder and disposed of her head after three months, the chargesheet filed in the case has said

Incidents Disturbing Communal Harmony Won't Be Tolerated: Ashok Gehlot

Incidents Disturbing Communal Harmony Won't Be Tolerated: Ashok Gehlot

Asian News International | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Jaipur

The mandatory registration of First Information Reports, or FIRs, reception rooms, and other innovations have led to a reduction in criminal cases including that of women atrocities, the Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said on Monday.

Indian-Origin Shipping Company Director In Singapore Sentenced To Jail For Fraud

Indian-Origin Shipping Company Director In Singapore Sentenced To Jail For Fraud

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Singapore

A Indian-origin former director of a shipbuilding company was sentenced to five years in jail in Singapore for cheating a financing firm of over SGD 1.3 million in 2016, a media report said.

"Will Hear At The Earliest": Supreme Court On Bilkis Bano's Request

"Will Hear At The Earliest": Supreme Court On Bilkis Bano's Request

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Tuesday assured Bilkis Bano, who was gang-raped and seven members of her family killed during the 2002 Gujarat riots, that her plea against the remission of the sentence of 11 convicts will be heard soon.

Nepal Crash: Engine Propellers Lost Power During Descent, Says Report

Nepal Crash: Engine Propellers Lost Power During Descent, Says Report

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Kathmandu

The propellers of both engines of the Yeti Airlines aircraft that crashed in Nepal last month and killed 71 people, including five Indians, did not have power during its descent, according to a government-appointed panel.

IndiGo Offers Free Cargo Movement For Humanitarian Aid To Turkey: Report

IndiGo Offers Free Cargo Movement For Humanitarian Aid To Turkey: Report

Asian News International | Tuesday February 07, 2023

The government of India has called an urgent meeting with Indian carriers that operate flights to Turkey, in the aftermath of earthquakes in the western Asian country.

Snatcher Escapes From Police Custody While Being Taken To Delhi Jail

Snatcher Escapes From Police Custody While Being Taken To Delhi Jail

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

A 19-year-old snatcher escaped the police while they were taking him to a prison, officials said on Tuesday.

Delhi High Court Seeks Centre's Stand On Solitary Confinement Of Prisoners

Delhi High Court Seeks Centre's Stand On Solitary Confinement Of Prisoners

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

The Delhi High Court sought the Centre's stand on Tuesday on a petition against solitary confinement of prison inmates.

Supreme Court To Hear Plea Against Akali Dal Leader's Bail After 4 Weeks

Supreme Court To Hear Plea Against Akali Dal Leader's Bail After 4 Weeks

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it will hear after four weeks an appeal filed by the Punjab government against a Punjab and Haryana High Court order granting bail to former minister Bikram Singh Majithia in a drugs case.

Tripura Chief Minister's Door-To-Door Campaign In Agartala Ahead Of Polls

Tripura Chief Minister's Door-To-Door Campaign In Agartala Ahead Of Polls

Asian News International | Tuesday February 07, 2023, Agartala

The Chief Minister of Tripura Manik Saha conducted a rally in State Capital Agartala.

Rahul Gandhi vs Government In Parliament Over Remarks On PM, Gautam Adani

Rahul Gandhi vs Government In Parliament Over Remarks On PM, Gautam Adani

Reported by Arvind Gunasekar | Tuesday February 07, 2023, New Delhi

Rahul Gandhi today launched a sharp attack in parliament on Prime Minister Narendra Modi linked to billionaire Gautam Adani, whose companies are in the spotlight after US-based short-seller Hindenburg Research alleged stocks manipulation.