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Dilip Ghosh's Attack Allegations "Drama For Attention": Trinamool MP

Dilip Ghosh's Attack Allegations "Drama For Attention": Trinamool MP

Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 28, 2021, Kolkata

Trinamool MP Saugata Roy on Monday termed as "drama" BJP leader Dilip Ghosh's allegations that he was attacked during a campaign in poll-bound Bhabanipur.

Union Minister L Murugan, Trinamool's Sushmita Dev Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha

Union Minister L Murugan, Trinamool's Sushmita Dev Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha

Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 28, 2021, New Delhi

BJP nominee S Selvaganapathy was declared elected unopposed to the lone seat in Rajya Sabha from Puducherry, the first time the party has got representation in the Upper House from the Union Territory.

Delhi Hotels Fined, Issued Notices For Closure Over Improper Sewage Treatment

Delhi Hotels Fined, Issued Notices For Closure Over Improper Sewage Treatment

Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 28, 2021, New Delhi

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee on Monday issued showcause notices for closure to three hotels in the city for violating environmental norms.

Rape Survivor Tries To Abort Foetus Watching YouTube, Hospitalised: Cops

Rape Survivor Tries To Abort Foetus Watching YouTube, Hospitalised: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday September 27, 2021, Nagpur

A 25-year-old woman had to be rushed to a hospital after she tried to abort her foetus at home watching YouTube videos and her condition deteriorated

'We Remain Hopeful India-Pak Dialogue Can Happen': UN To NDTV

'We Remain Hopeful India-Pak Dialogue Can Happen': UN To NDTV

Written by Sukirti Dwivedi | Monday September 27, 2021, New Delhi

The United Nations is still hopeful of a dialogue between India and Pakistan "despite the tone and content of the remarks" exchanged between the two countries at the UN General Assembly, the spokesperson of the global body's Secretary General said.

In Emergency Meet, Punjab Ministers Pass Resolution In Support Of Farmers

In Emergency Meet, Punjab Ministers Pass Resolution In Support Of Farmers

Asian News International | Monday September 27, 2021, Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today called an emergency meeting of the newly reconstituted Council of Ministers in view of the ''Bharat Bandh''

17 Young Leaders On Board, UN In India Launches Climate Change Campaign

17 Young Leaders On Board, UN In India Launches Climate Change Campaign

Asian News International | Monday September 27, 2021, New Delhi

United Nations in India today announced the launch of its climate campaign ''We The Change'', which aims to showcase climate solutions pioneered by young Indians as a celebration of India's climate leadership.

Visakhapatnam Airport Faces Severe Waterlogging Due To Cyclone Gulab

Visakhapatnam Airport Faces Severe Waterlogging Due To Cyclone Gulab

Asian News International | Monday September 27, 2021, Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam International Airport on Monday witnessed severe waterlogging following heavy rainfall due to cyclone ''Gulab'' in coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh.

Harrowing Time On Highways, Say Commuters Stuck During <i>Bharat Bandh</i>

Harrowing Time On Highways, Say Commuters Stuck During Bharat Bandh

Written by Shonakshi Chakravarty | Monday September 27, 2021, New Delhi

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of over 40 farm unions, led the 6 am-4 pm protest today against three controversial farm laws.

"Over 100 MLAs With Ashok Gehlot": Rajasthan Minister Rules Out Leadership Change

"Over 100 MLAs With Ashok Gehlot": Rajasthan Minister Rules Out Leadership Change

Press Trust of India | Monday September 27, 2021, Jaipur

Ruling out the possibility of leadership change in Rajasthan like Punjab, Congress leader Harish Choudhary today said a majority of the MLAs are with Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.

India Hits Over 1 Crore Vaccinations In A Day For 5th Time

India Hits Over 1 Crore Vaccinations In A Day For 5th Time

Press Trust of India | Monday September 27, 2021, New Delhi

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country crossed 86 crore, with over 1 crore doses given on Monday, the Union health ministry said.

Getting Aid Not A Fundamental Right, Says Supreme Court

Getting Aid Not A Fundamental Right, Says Supreme Court

Press Trust of India | Monday September 27, 2021, New Delhi

Getting aid is not a fundamental right, the Supreme Court observed today and said the government should take into account various factors such as financial constraints and deficiencies while deciding on aid for educational institutions.

Day After Oath As UP Ministers, Jitin Prasada, Six Others Get Portfolios

Day After Oath As UP Ministers, Jitin Prasada, Six Others Get Portfolios

Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Monday September 27, 2021, Lucknow

Congress-turned-BJP leader Jitin Prasada has been appointed cabinet minister for Technical Education in Uttar Pradesh government after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expanded his team ahead of the Assembly polls next year.

Tripura High Court Refuses Lawyers' Plea To Act On Chief Minister's Remark

Tripura High Court Refuses Lawyers' Plea To Act On Chief Minister's Remark

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Monday September 27, 2021, Guwahati

The Tripura High Court today said it doesn't want to "indulge" into any controversy after a group of lawyers requested the court to intervene over a recent comment by the Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on "contempt of court".

YouTuber Monson Mavunkal Sent To Judicial Custody For Alleged Fraud

YouTuber Monson Mavunkal Sent To Judicial Custody For Alleged Fraud

Asian News International | Monday September 27, 2021, Kochi

YouTuber and Patron of Expatriates' Association Monson Mavunkal has been sent to judicial custody till October 6 for allegedly swindling Rs 4 crores from several people by claiming possession of centuries-old antiques, and providing fake docume