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On Camera, Man Takes Bath In Pothole To Protest Against Poor Roads In Kerala

On Camera, Man Takes Bath In Pothole To Protest Against Poor Roads In Kerala

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Tuesday August 09, 2022

A man in Kerala recently staged a unique protest to draw the attention of authorities toward the growing menace of potholes on the roads.

Audit Report Flags Data Non-Sharing Between Tax Department, Home Ministry

Audit Report Flags Data Non-Sharing Between Tax Department, Home Ministry

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

The CAG has slammed the income tax department for not formulating a data sharing mechanism with the Home Ministry to keep track of foreign contributions received and their utilisation for the declared purpose by charitable trusts and institutions.

2010 Commonwealth Games Scam: CBI Seeks Extradition Of Chinese National

2010 Commonwealth Games Scam: CBI Seeks Extradition Of Chinese National

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

The CBI will soon move for the extradition of Chinese national Jiashu Zhao wanted in connection with one of the 2010 Commonwealth Games scam cases related to the upgradation of Delhi's Shivaji Stadium, officials said.

Great Blend Of Experience, Passion: PM Modi On New Maharashra Cabinet

Great Blend Of Experience, Passion: PM Modi On New Maharashra Cabinet

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated the new ministers in the Maharashtra government and said the team is a great blend of administrative experience and the passion to deliver good governance.

Nitish Kumar To Pick Ministers, Tejashwi Yadav To Be Deputy: Sources

Nitish Kumar To Pick Ministers, Tejashwi Yadav To Be Deputy: Sources

Reported by Manish Kumar | Tuesday August 09, 2022, Patna

The Mahagathbandhan 2.0 will begin where the first alliance between Nitish Kumar and the Rashtriya Janata Dal had left off, sources in Lalu Yadav's party had indicated.

Economic Impact Assessment Essential Before Giving Freebies, Supreme Court Told

Economic Impact Assessment Essential Before Giving Freebies, Supreme Court Told

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

An economic impact assessment is essential before distribution of freebies, the Supreme Court has been told by a petitioner who has sought constitution of a committee of experts to examine the practice without adequacy of budgetary provisions.

Mumbai Mayor's "Washing Machine" Jibe At BJP Over New Maharashtra Cabinet

Mumbai Mayor's "Washing Machine" Jibe At BJP Over New Maharashtra Cabinet

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, Mumbai

Mr Rathod, who was part of the previous Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government, resigned last year over his alleged link to a woman's death.

"Kingmaker" Lalu Yadav's Daughter Tweets Bhojpuri Song On "What Bihar Needs"

"Kingmaker" Lalu Yadav's Daughter Tweets Bhojpuri Song On "What Bihar Needs"

Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

As Nitish Kumar quits alliance with BJP, Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughters make celebratory tweets. "Prepare for coronation, lantern carriers are coming," writes Rohini Acharya; "Bihar wants Tejashwi's government," says Raj Lakshmi.

Covid Cases Rising In Delhi But No Need To Panic: Arvind Kejriwal

Covid Cases Rising In Delhi But No Need To Panic: Arvind Kejriwal

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said Covid cases are on the rise in Delhi but there is no need to panic as most new cases were mild in nature.

Delhi Man Stabbed To Death In Front Of His Brother; 5 Arrested: Police

Delhi Man Stabbed To Death In Front Of His Brother; 5 Arrested: Police

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

A 26-year-old man was stabbed to death in front of his brother allegedly by their neighbour and his associates following a quarrel in west Delhi's Moti Nagar area, police said on Tuesday.

Video: Pharmacy Students Celebrate Birthday Inside Lucknow Civil Hospital, Probe Ordered

Video: Pharmacy Students Celebrate Birthday Inside Lucknow Civil Hospital, Probe Ordered

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Tuesday August 09, 2022

A video of pharmacy students playfully hitting each other with a belt while celebrating a birthday is doing rounds on the internet. The clip, shared by news agency ANI, was shot in a civil hospital in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

Video: Boy's Acrobatic Stunts On Tamil Nadu Road Stun Anand Mahindra

Video: Boy's Acrobatic Stunts On Tamil Nadu Road Stun Anand Mahindra

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Tuesday August 09, 2022

Anand Mahindra is known for bringing to the fore some of the most fascinating content on the internet. This time too, the Mahindra group chairperson has shared a video of a boy and emphasised the need to recognise talent in the country.

Nitish Kumar To Take Oath, Tejashwi Yadav To Be Deputy Chief Minister

Nitish Kumar To Take Oath, Tejashwi Yadav To Be Deputy Chief Minister

NDTV News Desk | Tuesday August 09, 2022, Patna

Nitish Kumar will take oath as Chief Minister of Bihar today at 2 pm, after he ditched the BJP on Tuesday and announced a new "Grand Alliance" which includes Tejashwi Yadav and other Opposition parties.

Arvind Kejriwal Says AAP Will Be Declared "National Party" If...

Arvind Kejriwal Says AAP Will Be Declared "National Party" If...

Reported by Sharad Sharma, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

Stressing that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is one step away from being declared a national party, the party's national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has congratulated volunteers for their hard work.

Trinamool's Abhishek Banerjee Cautions Party Leaders Against Corruption

Trinamool's Abhishek Banerjee Cautions Party Leaders Against Corruption

Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 09, 2022, Kolkata

TMC national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee has cautioned party leaders against strongarm tactics and corruption in West Bengal panchayats, where rural poll is due next year.