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With spate of lynchings provoked by rumours, Govt asks WhatsApp to act

Responding to Government of India missive asking it to take urgent steps to contain the spread of “irresponsible and explosive messages” through its platform,...

States must appoint DGPs from panel shortlisted by UPSC, two-year term must: Supreme Court

Following up on its judgment 12 years ago for police reforms, the Supreme Court on Tuesday, July 3 issued directives restricting the choice of...

5 dead, 2 injured as plane crashes into construction site in Mumbai

Five persons were killed and two injured as a chartered plane VT-UPZ, King Air C-90 crashed into a construction site in an open area...

Plastic ban in Maharashtra comes into force, Rs 25,000 fine, 3 months jail for repeat offenders

Three months after issuing a notification, and protests and court challenges notwithstanding, the Maharashtra government on Saturday enforced its state-wide ban on a wide...

AAP dharna ends, IAS officers ask CM to hold meeting at Delhi Secretariat

IAS officers in Delhi government, under fire from various quarters - except the BJP - agreed on Tuesday to come for a meeting with...

UK court asks Mallya to pay 2,00,000 pounds to Indian banks as legal costs

The UK High Court has ordered fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya to pay a minimum of 200,000 pounds towards the costs incurred by 13...

Wanted for bank loan fraud, Nirav Modi trying for political asylum in UK

The billionaire jeweller wanted for a bank scam worth Rs 13,500 crore, Nirav Modi, has fled to UK where he is claiming political asylum,...

Thunderstorms likely over next two days in hill states of North India, says Met Department

North Indian hill states of Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are likely to witness thunderstorm accompanied with squall, while parts of Rajasthan...

Rajasthan approves death penalty for rape of girls under 12 years

The Rajasthan Assembly on Friday approved a prescribing death penalty to those convicted of raping girls below 12 years of age, reported The India...

Prepare for a hot spring and a blistering summer: Global warming hits home

The Earth is running a temperature. After a warmer than usual winter with scanty rainfall, India is in for hotter than usual period ahead...

AMU convocation: Students say President welcome, but no Sanghi elements allowed

An invitation to President Ramnath Kovind for the 65th annual convocation ceremony of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has created some misapprehensions in the university's...

Husband watches adult films, ruining married life, wife petitions Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has rightly observed that it was not possible to ban all pornographic content, either on the net or otherwise in India,...

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Over 40 bodies wash up along the Ganga in Bihar’s Buxar district, spread panic

The incident has led to a blame-game between Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. On Saturday, several partially burnt bodies were also seen floating in the Yamuna at Hamirpur town. The Congress alleged that these bodies are proof of the untold hidden Covid deaths.

Pinarayi Vijayan writes to PM Modi, says Kerala cannot spare any more oxygen, only left with buffer stock

Kerala’s main oxygen producing unit Inox has the capacity to produce 150 metric tonne oxygen and with other smaller units, the state is producing 219 metric tonne of oxygen each day.

Telemedicine is changing healthcare and saving lives in India.

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), May 10: India’s health care system is close to a collapse due to the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. With...

Waheeda Rehman, Helen, Asha Parekh on holiday in retro Dil Chahta Hai moment

The photos of the veteran actors Waheeda Rehman, Asha Parekh and Helen from their Andaman vacations have gone viral. In the pictures, the trio are seen recreating moments from Farhan Akhtar’s film Dil Chahta Hai.