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8 Kg Gold Worth Rs 4 Crore, 5 iPhones Seized At Mumbai Airport

8 Kg Gold Worth Rs 4 Crore, 5 iPhones Seized At Mumbai Airport

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Mumbai

Mumbai Customs seized over 8 kg of gold valued at approximately Rs 4 crores and five iPhones across eight different cases on Wednesday.

Farmers Used Sticks To Attack, 12 Cops Seriously Injured: Haryana Police

Farmers Used Sticks To Attack, 12 Cops Seriously Injured: Haryana Police

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Chandigarh

At least 12 police personnel have been seriously injured following a clash between protesting farmers and Haryana police amid the "Delhi Chalo" march at the Data Singh-Khanauri border, an official said on Wednesday.

Posters Show Rahul Gandhi As Lord Krishna Ahead Of Nyay Yatra In UP

Posters Show Rahul Gandhi As Lord Krishna Ahead Of Nyay Yatra In UP

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Kanpur

Congress leader Sandeep Shukla on Wednesday put up hoardings where Rahul Gandhi was depicted as Lord Krishna and state party chief Ajay Rai as Arjun from the epic 'Mahabharat'.

Sugarcane Fair Price Hiked Amid Protests, Minister Says "We Are Pro-Farmer"

Sugarcane Fair Price Hiked Amid Protests, Minister Says "We Are Pro-Farmer"

NDTV News Desk | Thursday February 22, 2024, New Delhi

The price of sugarcane has been increased by 8 per cent for the 2024-25 financial year and will come into effect from October, the government has said.

Centre To Continue Umbrella Scheme On 'Safety Of Women' Till 2025-26

Centre To Continue Umbrella Scheme On 'Safety Of Women' Till 2025-26

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, New Delhi

The government on Wednesday decided to continue the umbrella scheme on 'Safety of Women' at a total cost of Rs 1,179.72 crore during the period from 2021-22 to 2025-26.

India Approves 100% Foreign Investment In Space Sector

India Approves 100% Foreign Investment In Space Sector

Reuters | Wednesday February 21, 2024

The India government approved an amendment to allow 100% foreign direct investment (FDI) in the space sector in a moved aimed to ease business in the country, according to a government notification on Wednesday.

"If Not Today, Tomorrow": BJP's Mohan Yadav Amid Kamal Nath Rumours

"If Not Today, Tomorrow": BJP's Mohan Yadav Amid Kamal Nath Rumours

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

Amid suspense over the next political move of Congress veteran Kamal Nath, several local leaders of the party from his stronghold of Chhindwara district joined the BJP on Wednesday.

Assam Tables Bill Against Illegal Healing Practices

Assam Tables Bill Against Illegal Healing Practices

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Wednesday February 21, 2024

The Assam government today tabled a bill in the legislative assembly that targets illegal healing practices in the state.

Case Against Russian National For Sexually Abusing Girl, 6, In Goa: Cops

Case Against Russian National For Sexually Abusing Girl, 6, In Goa: Cops

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Panaji (Goa)

A case has been registered against a Russian national for allegedly sexually abusing a six-year-old child during a children's camp in Goa's Arambol village, a top police said on Wednesday.

UP Forms Committee To Look Into Issues Of Noida Farmers

UP Forms Committee To Look Into Issues Of Noida Farmers

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

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday ordered the formation of a committee to look into the issues of Gautam Buddh Nagar farmers protesting against the local Noida and Greater Noida authorities, officials said.

"Waiting For Day When Sheikh Shahjahan Is Arrested": Bengal Governor On Sandeshkhali Row

"Waiting For Day When Sheikh Shahjahan Is Arrested": Bengal Governor On Sandeshkhali Row

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Kolkata

Day after the division bench of the Calcutta High Court allowed West Bengal Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari to visit Sandeshkhali, West Bengal Governor CV Ananda Bose said that he is waiting for the day that Trinamool Congress strongman Sheikh

"India Is Standing Against A Bully": Top Bureaucrat On Situation At LAC

"India Is Standing Against A Bully": Top Bureaucrat On Situation At LAC

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

India is standing against a "bully" in a very "determined fashion", Defence Secretary Giridhar Aramane said on Wednesday, referring to the situation arising out of China's military assertiveness along the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh.

"We Have To Stop BJP": UP Congress In Charge After Seats Finalised

"We Have To Stop BJP": UP Congress In Charge After Seats Finalised

Asian News International | Wednesday February 21, 2024, Lucknow

Congress state in-charge Avinash Pande said that to stop the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), they have to come together.

"Won't Let Even One Subhkaran Die": B Mann Orders Probe Into Farmer's Death

"Won't Let Even One Subhkaran Die": B Mann Orders Probe Into Farmer's Death

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

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday said he was saddened by the death of a young farmer on the Punjab-Haryana border and asserted that stringent action would be taken against those responsible for it.

"Keep Shouting <i>Murdabad</i>, I'll...": Nitish Kumar Engages In Heated Exchange

"Keep Shouting Murdabad, I'll...": Nitish Kumar Engages In Heated Exchange

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

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday found himself embroiled in a heated exchange with unruly opposition members inside the assembly.