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NCC sees 35% rise in girl cadets, every defence front opened for them: PM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court while hearing a Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind petition against fake and motivated news during the Nizammuddin Markaz incident, cited the Internet ban as a preventive measure to contain violence, taken by the authorities during farmers protest in Delhi on January 26.

FARMERS UNREST CONTINUES

Firmly stand with farmers: Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The national Working Group of All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC)-- the union's highest decision making body -- on Thursday declared that it stands "firmly, resolutely and unwaveringly" in support of the ongoing farmers' protest, isolat...

National

AAP to contest polls in six states in 2022: Kejriwal (Ld)

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday that his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest elections in six states in 2022.

THE GREAT VACCINE RUSH

647 Indonesian medical workers die of Covid-19

Jakarta, Jan 28 (IANS) At least 647 medical workers in Indonesia have died due to the novel coronavirus since March 2020, the Indonesian Medical Association said on Thursday.

NEW DAWN IN WASHINGTON

20 data highlights from Ist briefing by Biden Covid-19 team

New York, Jan 28 (IANS) With a 60 minute briefing on Wednesday, the Joe Biden administration marked the return of the country's finest medical professionals to top of the heap in taking on the challenge of Covid-19's deadly rampage in the US which is likely to claim 90,000 lives in ...

FOCUS

Petrol, diesel prices rise pauses on Thursday

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Petrol and diesel price rise paused on Thursday after increasing consecutively for the past two days raising pump price of the two auto fuels by a sharp 60 paise per litre in Delhi.

Red Fort A Day After: Damaged Vehicles, Ransacked Properties
DCP North Anto Alphonse visits the injured policemen
SC stays Bombay HC's 'skin-to-skin-contact' order

INDIA ABROAD

Indian-origin paediatrician takes doctor hostage, kills victim, self

New York, Jan 28 (IANS) An Indian-origin paediatrician suffering from terminal cancer took another doctor as hostage and after several hours of a stand-off with the police, killed his victim and then committed suicide, according to authorities.

INSIGHT

1 in 3 adults anxious, depressed due to pandemic: Study

Singapore, Jan 28 (IANS) One in every three adults, particularly women, younger adults and those of lower socioeconomic status, are experiencing psychological distress related to Covid-19, a new study suggests.

DEEP-DIVE

Jio named as world's 5th strongest brand (Ld)

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Newcomer Jio has entered Brand Finance ranking for first time and is named worlds 5th strongest brand with Brand Strength Index (BSI) score of 91.7 out of 100.

INTERNATIONAL

Queensland to reopen borders to domestic travellers

Brisbane, Jan 28 (IANS) Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced on Thursday that the Australian state will welcome travellers from all other parts of the country from February as recent Covid-19 outbreaks in the neighboring New South Wales (NSW) have subsided.

BUSINESS

Four bidders in final race to acquire Reliance Home Finance

Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Two US-based funds Avenue Capital/ARCIL and Aries SSG/ACRE have placed their bids to acquire RHFL as a Company.

Red Fort, New Delhi closed after the farmer's rally went violent on Republic Day, 27 January 2021 . (Photo: Bidesh Manna/IANS)
Red Fort, New Delhi closed after the farmer's rally went violent on Republic Day, 27 January 2021 . (Photo: Bidesh Manna/IANS)

SPORTS

Waiting for opportunity to play alongside Bravo & Lewis, says Lyth

Abu Dhabi, Jan 28 (IANS) England batsman Adam Lyth, who has scored over 2,500 runs in T20s, is all set to turn up for the Delhi Bulls in the new season of the Abu Dhabi T10 beginning Thursday evening at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

ENTERTAINMENT

Sonali Phogat: Rubina is a smart player, deserves to win Bigg Boss 14

Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actress and politician Sonali Phogat, who was evicted from Bigg Boss 14 earlier this week, feels television actress Rubina Dilaik is very good at manipulating people around her and will end up as winner of the popular television reality show.

SHOWCASE

Girls must get BF by Valentine's Day: Agra college 'circular'

Agra, Jan 28 (IANS) Principal of St John's College in Agra has lodged a complaint with the police here after an allegedly fake circular went viral on social media, asking the girl students to secure at least one boyfriend before Valentine's Day.

Spotlight

Of civil servants caught between ideals and thirst for success

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) A satire on the workings of the Indian civil service, Achala Moulik's "Rogues Among the Ruins" (Niyogi Books) employs irony, humour and sarcasm to unveil the reality of powerful men and women who think they rule the country but in effect are caught between t...

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) On I-Day eve, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking exclusively to IANS just days after his government's decision on Article 370 noted how he was troubled and saddened by the fact that the 73rd Amendment to the Constitution pertaining to Panchayati Raj institutions did not apply to Jammu and Kashmir. He said that in the last few years, panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir got more powers to work towards peoples progress and various subjects transferred to panchayats under the 73rd Amendment were transferred to panchayats of Jammu and Kashmir.

SCIENCE/TECH

Tesla announces redesigned Model S electric sedan

San Francisco, Jan 28 (IANS) EV maker Tesla has announced the first major redesign of the Model S electric sedan with new exteriors and interiors.

IANS Life

Is non-surgical cosmetology really needed in today's times?

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANSlife) Non-surgical cosmetic treatments which are the minimally invasive procedure aim to improve a person's appearance, self-esteem and self-confidence. Every individual wishes to look good and have an improved version of themselves, to make the skin look flawless, having the ...

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