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8 Killed After Autorickshaw Hits Another Vehicle In Bihar's Lakhisarai

8 Killed After Autorickshaw Hits Another Vehicle In Bihar's Lakhisarai

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Patna

At least eight people were killed and several others injured after an autorickshaw hit a truck in Bihar.

"Stuck In 2005": Tejashwi Yadav On Nitish Kumar's Frequent U-Turns

"Stuck In 2005": Tejashwi Yadav On Nitish Kumar's Frequent U-Turns

Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Patna

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is stuck in the past and not willing to acknowledge the ground reality that his time is over, Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Tejashwi Yadav said yesterday of the man whom he served as Deputy and claims to consider an unc

Farmers Resume Delhi March Today After Snubbing Centre's Offer: 10 Points

Farmers Resume Delhi March Today After Snubbing Centre's Offer: 10 Points

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

Farmers demanding legal backing for MSP, or minimum support price, and calling for it to include all 23 listed cash crops, resume their march on Delhi today, after rejecting the offer of a five-year contract to buy only pulses, maize, and cotton.

PM Modi Pledges To Make India Developed Country By 2047: Amit Shah

PM Modi Pledges To Make India Developed Country By 2047: Amit Shah

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Jaipur

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's key mission is to make India a developed country till 2047, while the INDIA bloc is focused on building the careers of the heirs of the party heads.

Will You Apologise To Lt Governor, Delhi Court Asks Suspended BJP MLAs

Will You Apologise To Lt Governor, Delhi Court Asks Suspended BJP MLAs

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked seven suspended BJP MLAs whether they were prepared to apologise to the lieutenant governor for repeatedly interrupting his address to the legislative assembly that prompted action against them.

In Gujarat, Over 300 Government Schools Functioning With Single Classroom

In Gujarat, Over 300 Government Schools Functioning With Single Classroom

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Gandhinagar

A total of 341 state-run primary schools in Gujarat functioned with single classrooms while more than 1,400 posts of administrative officers in the Education Department were lying vacant as of December 2023.

Sandeshkhali Will Be Mamata Banerjee's "Downfall": Himanta Sarma

Sandeshkhali Will Be Mamata Banerjee's "Downfall": Himanta Sarma

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Mumbai

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma yesterday expressed grave concern over the situation in West Bengal and asserted that Sandeshkhali would be the "downfall" of Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Trinamool Congress.

India-US Ties Serve As Development Model For World: US Envoy Eric Garcetti

India-US Ties Serve As Development Model For World: US Envoy Eric Garcetti

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

The United States Ambassador to India, Eric Garcetti, hailed the ties between New Delhi and Washington and stressed that the two nations should work more robustly on co-development and serve as a 'model' for the world.

Three Teenagers Drown In Yamuna River In Delhi, One Missing: Cops

Three Teenagers Drown In Yamuna River In Delhi, One Missing: Cops

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

Three class 10 students drowned in the Yamuna river near the Burari area here on Tuesday while one of their friends is missing, police said.

Haryana Woman Arrested For Cyber Fraud Escapes From Police Custody

Haryana Woman Arrested For Cyber Fraud Escapes From Police Custody

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Pune

A woman arrested in connection with a Rs 4-crore cyber fraud escaped from police custody while she was being taken to Pune from Haryana in a train, officials said on Tuesday.

3 Killed As Truck Overturns, Falls On Another Vehicle In UP: Cops

3 Killed As Truck Overturns, Falls On Another Vehicle In UP: Cops

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Bijnor, UP

Three people lost their lives when a truck driver lost control over the vehicle and it overturned on a bio-medical water vehicle on Tuesday, police said here.

As Farmers March To Delhi, Agriculture Minister's "Peace Appeal"

As Farmers March To Delhi, Agriculture Minister's "Peace Appeal"

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, New Delhi

Amidst the ongoing farmers' protest in Delhi, Union Agriculture Minister Arjun Munda on Tuesday appealed to the farmers and the farmers' organisations that are connected with the protest to maintain peace.

Seize Bulldozers From Farmers: Haryana Top Cop To His Punjab Counterpart

Seize Bulldozers From Farmers: Haryana Top Cop To His Punjab Counterpart

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 20, 2024, Chandigarh

A day before the resumption of farmers' 'Delhi Chalo' march, Haryana Police urged its Punjab counterparts to seize bulldozers and other earthmoving equipment from the interstate border.

Court Convicts Ex-Wrestling Coach For Murdering 6 People In 2021

Court Convicts Ex-Wrestling Coach For Murdering 6 People In 2021

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 20, 2024, Chandigarh

A court in Haryana's Rohtak district has convicted a former wrestling coach for the murder of six people, including a couple and their four-year-old son, in February 2021.

Bajrang Dal Protests After Teacher Takes Away Tripura Student's Wristband

Bajrang Dal Protests After Teacher Takes Away Tripura Student's Wristband

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury | Tuesday February 20, 2024

Members of right-wing group Bajrang Dal staged a protest at a private Christian missionary-run school in Tripura's capital Agartala today after a teacher allegedly prohibited a student from wearing a wristband adorned with a religious symbol.