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Singer Attacks Rahul Gandhi After His "Demeaning" Remarks On Aishwarya Rai

Singer Attacks Rahul Gandhi After His "Demeaning" Remarks On Aishwarya Rai

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

Singer Sona Mohapatra on Wednesday slammed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his recent remarks targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai over the inauguration ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya last month.

Blue Aadhaar For Your Child: What It Is, How to Apply And More

Blue Aadhaar For Your Child: What It Is, How to Apply And More

Edited by Nikhil Pandey | Thursday February 22, 2024

Parents have the option to apply for the Baal Aadhaar Card, commonly known as Blue Aadhaar, on behalf of their newborns.

Byju's Billionaire Founder Gets Court Relief In Fight Against Shareholders

Byju's Billionaire Founder Gets Court Relief In Fight Against Shareholders

Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 22, 2024, Mumbai

Ed-tech firm Byju's said Wednesday a court had given it temporary protection in its fight against a group of shareholders trying to sack the company's billionaire founder.

Massive Landslide At Jammu-Srinagar Highway, Hundreds Of Vehicles Stranded

Massive Landslide At Jammu-Srinagar Highway, Hundreds Of Vehicles Stranded

Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Pushkar Tiwari | Thursday February 22, 2024, New Delhi

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remained blocked after a fresh landslide in the Ramban district on Wednesday, officials said.

Maharashtra Resident Doctors To Hold Indefinite Strike From Today

Maharashtra Resident Doctors To Hold Indefinite Strike From Today

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Mumbai

Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors Central (MARD) demanding better hostel accommodation, a hike in stipend, and clearance of arrears, will hold a state-wide indefinite strike starting today at 5 pm.

Always Ready For Talks, They're "Annadatas": Anurag Thakur Amid Farmers Protest

Always Ready For Talks, They're "Annadatas": Anurag Thakur Amid Farmers Protest

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

Emphasising the dialogue as the only way to address farmers' concernss, Union Minister Anurag Thakur said that the government is always ready for discussion with the farmers, adding that farmers are the nation's 'Annadatas'

"INDIA Bloc Is Alliance Of Corruption Group": JP Nadda

"INDIA Bloc Is Alliance Of Corruption Group": JP Nadda

Asian News International | Thursday February 22, 2024, Mumbai

Hitting out at the opposition's INDIA bloc, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President JP Nadda said that the opposition group consists of individuals involved in corrupt practices.

Chief Of Defence Staff, US Indo-Pacific Command Affirm Strong Defence Ties

Chief Of Defence Staff, US Indo-Pacific Command Affirm Strong Defence Ties

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

Chief of Defence Staff Gen Anil Chauhan, along with Admiral John Christopher Aquilino of the United States Indo-Pacific Command (US INDOPACOM) on Wednesday discussed contemporary security challenges and affirmed stronger ties between both countries.

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.