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Updated on Apr 12, 2022 08:25 PM IST
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Apr 12, 2022 08:16 PM IST
Mumbai adds 52 new Covid-19 cases
Mumbai on Tuesday added 52 new Covid-19 cases, which pushed the caseload to 10,57,572.
Apr 12, 2022 07:07 PM IST
Several injured after shooting at a subway station in Brooklyn, New York
Several people were injured on Tuesday morning after shooting was reported at a subway station in Brooklyn, New York.
Apr 12, 2022 06:41 PM IST
UK PM, finance minister to be fined for flouting lockdown laws
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his finance minister Rishi Sunak will be fined for breaching the Covid lockdown laws, the government said on Tuesday.
Apr 12, 2022 06:23 PM IST
Disappointed with TRAI recommendations on 5G spectrum: Telecom industry body
Cellular Operators Association of India, the country’s telecom industry body, said on Tuesday that it was disappointed with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI’s) recommendations on 5G spectrum.
Apr 12, 2022 05:42 PM IST
India’s retail inflation rises to 6.95% in March against 6.07% in Feb
Government data on Tuesday showed that the country’s retail inflation rose to 6.95% in March against 6.07% in February. This is the third straight month of retail prices breaching the RBI’s upper band of 6%.
Apr 12, 2022 05:26 PM IST
Shanghai eases two-week Covid-19 shutdown
Shanghai on Tuesday eased the two-week Covid-19 shutdown as some residents were allowed out of their homes. According to news outlet The Paper, as many as 6.6 million people Shanghai eases two-week Covid-19 shutdown.
Apr 12, 2022 04:56 PM IST
Nalanda: 1 stopped after firecrackers burst 15 ft from Bihar CM at public event
One person was arrested for bursting firecrackers at a meeting being addressed by Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar in Nalanda district. The cracker was bursted at a distance of 15 feet from the stage.
Apr 12, 2022 04:44 PM IST
Special court postpones pronouncement of verdict on Akbaruddin Owaisi’s hate speech case
A special court in Hyderabad on Tuesday postponed the pronouncement of verdict on AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi’s hate speech case. The court will now hear the matter on Wednesday.
Apr 12, 2022 04:19 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh govt announces ex-gratia to families of Srikakulam train mishap victims
The Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday an ex-gratia of ₹2 lakh to the families of five people killed in a train mishap in Srikakulam district.
Apr 12, 2022 03:28 PM IST
Bhagwant Mann reaches Kejriwal’s residence
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann reaches residence of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal. He is expected to hold discussions on the implementation of 300 units of free electricity in Punjab
Apr 12, 2022 03:12 PM IST
Major spell of heatwave over, says IMD
The IMD said that a major spell of heatwave is over. “Thunderstorms expected in west Rajasthan & Punjab. Delhi will have wind & cloud conditions. Predicted western disturbance is already showing effects over north-western India,” it added.
Apr 12, 2022 02:49 PM IST
Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif thanks PM Modi for congratulatory message
Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif thanks Modi for congratulatory message, says ‘peaceful settlement of outstanding disputes, including Jammu and Kashmir, is ‘indispensable’.
Apr 12, 2022 01:36 PM IST
Right-wing leader who accused KS Eshwarappa of demanding commission dies by suicide
Santosh K Patil, a right-wing leader and contractor, who had earlier accused Karnataka minister KS Eshwarappa of demanding a commission in order to be paid for road construction in Belagavi’s Hidalgo village, has died by suicide in a lodge in Udupi district.
Apr 12, 2022 01:32 PM IST
Mann calls on President Kovind, VP Naidu ahead of meeting with Kejriwal
Apr 12, 2022 12:53 PM IST
Education ministry seeks report from JNU on clashes at campus on Ram Navami
The ministry of education has sought a report from Jawaharlal Nehru University on clashes at the campus on Ram Navami.
Apr 12, 2022 11:53 AM IST
PM Modi inaugurates hostel, education complex in Gujarat
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the hostel and education complex of Shri Annapurnadham Trust at Adalaj, Gujarat via video conferencing.
Apr 12, 2022 11:14 AM IST
Former union minister Pawan Kumar Bansal is being examined in National Herald case
Former union minister and Congress treasurer Pawan Kumar Bansal is being examined in National Herald case.
Apr 12, 2022 11:01 AM IST
Fire breaks out at Delhi’s Ram Lal Anand College
A fire broke out in the auditorium of Delhi’s Ram Lal Anand College on Tuesday morning. Five fire tenders have been rushed to the site and the firefighting operation is underway
Apr 12, 2022 10:28 AM IST
TN minister Durai Murugan admitted to Apollo hospital
Tamil Nadu minister Durai Murugan was admitted to Apollo hospital for fever. Chief minister MK Stalin met him today morning to inquire about his health, reported ANI.
Apr 12, 2022 09:48 AM IST
Punjab CM to meet President, Delhi CM: Report
Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann is expected to meet President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu today. He will also meet Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal and hold a discussion about the free electricity scheme, reported ANI citing party sources.
Apr 12, 2022 08:58 AM IST
India records less than 1,000 Covid cases for 2nd consecutive day
India records less than 1,000 Covid cases for 2nd consecutive day with 796 infections, 19 deaths in 24 hours.
Apr 12, 2022 08:49 AM IST
Nirav Modi aide, Subhash Parab, brought back from Egypt, and arrested by CBI
Nirav Modi aide, Subhash Parab, brought back from Egypt, and arrested by CBI. I have flown the country in 2018.
Apr 12, 2022 08:37 AM IST
US orders non-essential staff to leave Shanghai as virus arises
Amid the rising Covid-19 cases in China’s Shanghai, the US has ordered its non-essential staff to leave the city.
Apr 12, 2022 08:03 AM IST
US supports India as a defense industry leader in the Indo-Pacific: US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin
US secretary of defense Lloyd Austin stated that the US supports India as a “defense industry leader in the Indo-Pacific.”
Apr 12, 2022 07:26 AM IST
Russian energy monthly purchase less than Europe: S Jaishankar at 2+2 dialogue
Russian monthly energy purchase less than Europe’s in a day, says EAM S Jaishankar at the India-US 2+2 ministerial dialogue. The crucial dialogue comes as Europe sees one of the worst wars in decades.
‘Make-in-India’ Dornier plane’s first commercial flight today: 5 points
- Alliance Air had signed an agreement with the government-owned HAL in February to lease two 17-seater Dornier 228 aircraft.
Published on Apr 12, 2022 04:34 PM IST
Written by Manjiri Sachin Chitre | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan
Stampede-like situation at Tirupati, 3 injured
Thousands of devotees assembled at three counters, where the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams had made arrangements for tokens for free darshan
Published on Apr 12, 2022 03:55 PM IST
‘Govt should run bulldozer on problems of people’: Rahul Gandhi’s jibe at center
The ‘bulldozer’ reference comes a day after the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh razed the homes of several people in Khargone district after they were accused of throwing stones during a Ram Navami procession, leading to violence and arson.
Published on Apr 12, 2022 03:52 PM IST
Written by Kanishka Singhari | Edited by Chandrashekar SrinivasanNew Delhi
New in the Northeast | Hindi opposition and heavy showers
- Amit Shah stated that the Northeast has agreed to make Hindi compulsory in schools till class 10, which triggered outrage. Several parts of the region also experienced heavy rainfall while temperatures soared across the rest of the country
Published on Apr 12, 2022 03:47 PM IST
A pooch, a parent and a promise of safety
The concept of pet insurance is still fairly new, and those who have availed it are all praise for the financial trouble it saves them.
Published on Apr 12, 2022 03:37 PM IST
‘India ready to supply food stocks to world if WTO permits’: PM Modi
Mentioning his conversation with US President Joe Biden, PM Modi said that if the World Trade Organization permits, he was willing to supply India’s food stock to the world.
Published on Apr 12, 2022 02:18 PM IST
Bharatanatyam makes a stop at the Delhi Metro!
DU student Manya Dadhichi’s classical dance reel, where she performs inside a metro train, is winning hearts all over social media timelines.
Published on Apr 12, 2022 01:59 PM IST