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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.

Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion: A Look At Eknath Shinde's 18 New Ministers

Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion: A Look At Eknath Shinde's 18 New Ministers

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

The much-delayed expansion of the 41-day-old Maharashtra ministry saw as many as 17 former ministers taking oath on Tuesday.

China's Spy Ship Still Headed To Sri Lanka Despite "Defer" Request

China's Spy Ship Still Headed To Sri Lanka Despite "Defer" Request

Reported by Vishnu Som | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

China continues to sail a missile observation and tracking ship to Sri Lanka's port of Hambantota despite a request from Lankan authorities to defer the visit. India has expressed concern about the ship, which can be used to track ballistic missiles.

World Body On Bihar Astronomical Observatory: "Not In UNESCO List"

World Body On Bihar Astronomical Observatory: "Not In UNESCO List"

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

UNESCO has said a 106-year-old astronomical observatory at a college in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district has not been inscribed on its list of endangered heritage.

Audit Report On Cleared Coastal Projects: Environment Impact Not Regarded

Audit Report On Cleared Coastal Projects: Environment Impact Not Regarded

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

Several projects in coastal regulation zones were approved during 2015-2020 despite inadequacies in environmental impact assessment (EIA) reports, according to a new CAG report.

How Nitish Kumar And Tejashwi Yadav Hit A Hard Reset: 6 Facts

How Nitish Kumar And Tejashwi Yadav Hit A Hard Reset: 6 Facts

Reported by Manish Kumar | Tuesday August 09, 2022

Nitish Kumar's break-up with the BJP today comes on the back of an understanding with Tejashwi Yadav, developed over the last few months, that they would work together for a second time to form the government in Bihar.

Amid Bihar Upheaval, Speaker Tests Covid Positive, Then Recovers In A Day

Amid Bihar Upheaval, Speaker Tests Covid Positive, Then Recovers In A Day

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

A day after he tested positive for COVID-19, Bihar Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha said his test reports have come negative, amid a brewing political storm in the state, where he will play a key role in determining the legitimacy of any new formulation.

Maharashtra Cabinet: Sanjay Rathod's Entry Leads To Friction As BJP Cites Suicide Case

Maharashtra Cabinet: Sanjay Rathod's Entry Leads To Friction As BJP Cites Suicide Case

Reported by Sohit Rakesh Mishra, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Tuesday August 09, 2022, Mumbai

Sanjay Rathod was minister in Uddhav Thackeray's government before he had to quit last year after a TikTok star's suicide was linked to him. Eknath Shinde has defended making him a minister again.

Home Ministry Urges High Courts To Hold Judicial Colloquium On Human Trafficking

Home Ministry Urges High Courts To Hold Judicial Colloquium On Human Trafficking

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

The Union Home Ministry has urged all high courts to hold colloquium on human trafficking to sensitise judicial officers about the crime as victims often endure extreme hardships including prostitution, forced marriages and organ trade.

Contrasting PM Modi- Nehru, Shashi Tharoor's Jab: "Our Prime Minister..."

Contrasting PM Modi- Nehru, Shashi Tharoor's Jab: "Our Prime Minister..."

Asian News International | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

Targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his absence in parliament, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks more in foreign parliament than in our own parliament.

Arvind Kejriwal To Visit Gujarat Tomorrow; 3rd Time In 10 Days

Arvind Kejriwal To Visit Gujarat Tomorrow; 3rd Time In 10 Days

Asian News International | Tuesday August 09, 2022, New Delhi

With the aim to expand its political influence in other states including Gujarat where elections are slated to be held later this year, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal will be on a visit to North Gujarat.