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"Unwarranted": Naga Villagers Slam Amit Shah's Statement On Nagaland Op

"Unwarranted": Naga Villagers Slam Amit Shah's Statement On Nagaland Op

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Akhil Kumar | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Guwahati

Villagers in Oting, home to 13 civilians who were killed in a botched counter-insurgency operation in Nagaland on December 4, have rubbished the official version of events in a strongly-worded statement.

General Rawat's Chopper Crashed Minutes Before Reaching Destination

General Rawat's Chopper Crashed Minutes Before Reaching Destination

Asian News International | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Coonoor (Tamil Nadu)

The Indian Air Force (IAF) Mi-17V5 helicopter, carrying Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat, crashed minutes before reaching its destination in Tamil Nadu's Wellington.

At Cabinet Committee Meet, Tributes, 2-Minute Silence For Gen Bipin Rawat

At Cabinet Committee Meet, Tributes, 2-Minute Silence For Gen Bipin Rawat

Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

Glowing tributes were paid to Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat, who died in a chopper crash earlier today along with his wife Madhulika Rawat and 11 other officers of the Indian Army, at the meeting of the Cabinet Committee of Security.

Sikkim Assembly Passes Bill To Create 2 More Districts

Sikkim Assembly Passes Bill To Create 2 More Districts

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Gangtok

The Sikkim Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill for the creation of two more districts in the North-eastern state. Sikkim will have six districts once Governor Ganga Prasad gives his assent to the bill.

Bengaluru Cop Suspended For Forcing Young Man To Drink Urine: Report

Bengaluru Cop Suspended For Forcing Young Man To Drink Urine: Report

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Bengaluru

A police sub-inspector has been suspended after he had allegedly manhandled a young man and forced him to drink urine in Bengaluru.

Sena Could Even Join UPA, Party's Sanjay Raut Hints In NDTV Interview

Sena Could Even Join UPA, Party's Sanjay Raut Hints In NDTV Interview

Reported by Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

In an exclusive interview with NDTV, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who has emerged as an unlikely champion of the Congress, says he told Rahul Gandhi in a meeting yesterday that Mr Gandhi should revive the United Progressive Alliance, or UPA

Three Lashkar Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Shopian

Three Lashkar Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Shopian

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Srinagar

Three Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district today, the police said.

PM Modi To Lay Foundation Stone Of Ganga Expressway In UP: Yogi Adityanath

PM Modi To Lay Foundation Stone Of Ganga Expressway In UP: Yogi Adityanath

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Shahjahanpur

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will soon lay the foundation stone of the six-lane Ganga Expressway, connecting Meerut to Allahabad in the state.

"Delay In Funeral Caused...": Nagaland Police Report Lists Sequence Of Events

"Delay In Funeral Caused...": Nagaland Police Report Lists Sequence Of Events

Written by Neeta Sharma | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

The villagers were gathering for a funeral after a failed operation on Saturday led to the killing of six locals in Nagaland's Mon district.

Woman Arrested With Heroin Worth Rs 1 Crore In Mumbai: Police

Woman Arrested With Heroin Worth Rs 1 Crore In Mumbai: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Mumbai

The police's Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) has arrested a 24-year-old woman for alleged possession of heroin worth Rs 1 crore in south Mumbai, an official said on Wednesday.

Suspension Of 12 MPs Against Article 85 Of Constitution: Congress Leader

Suspension Of 12 MPs Against Article 85 Of Constitution: Congress Leader

Asian News International | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday said that the suspension of 12 MPs from the Upper House was against Article 85 of the Constitution.

Group Captain Varun Singh, Sole Survivor Of Chopper Crash

Group Captain Varun Singh, Sole Survivor Of Chopper Crash

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday December 08, 2021

Group Captain Varun Singh is the sole survivor of the military helicopter crash that occurred this afternoon in Tamil Nadu, killing India's top military officer, General Bipin Rawat, his wife, and 11 others.

"Shocked And Anguished": President Ram Nath Kovind On General Rawat's Death

"Shocked And Anguished": President Ram Nath Kovind On General Rawat's Death

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

"I am shocked and anguished over the untimely demise of Gen. Bipin Rawat and his wife, Madhulika ji. The nation has lost one of its bravest sons," President Ram Nath Kovind said.

"Deeply Anguished": PM Modi Tweets On General Bipin Rawat's Death

"Deeply Anguished": PM Modi Tweets On General Bipin Rawat's Death

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his condolences for General Bipin Rawat, the country's first Chief of Defence Staff, who died this morning in a helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu's Coonoor.

Gen Rawat's Chopper Crash: President, Politicians Tweet Condolences

Gen Rawat's Chopper Crash: President, Politicians Tweet Condolences

Edited by Chandrajit Mitra | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday extended condolencesover the death of Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others in a chopper crash earlier today.