Muzaffarnagar (UP), March 1 (IANS) Dharmendra Malik, media in charge of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU), has resigned from the commission formed by the Uttar Pradesh government to address problems faced by the farmers.
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) The UN Human Rights Office says it has "credible information" of at least 18 deaths across Myanmar on Sunday during a crackdown on anti-military protesters.
Guwahati, March 1 (IANS) A day after snapping ties with the ruling BJP, the Bodoland People's Front (BPF) on Sunday joined the Congress-led grand alliance to fight the Assembly polls against the saffron party with the 'Mahagathbandhan' leaders urging the other local parties to join it.
Bengaluru, Feb 28 (IANS) Reversing the trend, 521 new Covid cases were registered in a day across Karnataka, while 350 patients recovered, said the state health bulletin on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Registration on Co-WIN, the government portal for Covid-19 vaccination drive, will open at 9 a.m. on Monday and the beneficiaries can avail on-site registrations wherein they can walk into identified centres, get themselves registered and get vaccinated.
Chennai, Feb 28 (IANS) Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a formidable enemy, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said 'we have defeated much bigger enemy than this'.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Union minister Jitendra Singh said on Sunday that India is rapidly emerging as a frontline nation in scientific innnovation.
Shivamogga, Feb 28 (IANS) Putting behind the travails of the Covid-19 pandemic that disrupted normal life for nearly a year, Karnataka budget for fiscal 2021-22 would focus more on development works and women's welfare, said state Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Sunday.
Patna, Feb 28 (IANS) The rail section between Nirmali and Saraigarh in Mithilanchal region is likely to start soon after 87 years.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Delhi Police has arrested a criminal against whom 46 criminal cases are registered and who is also wanted in a case of Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA).
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Western UP BJP leaders feel addressing the concerns of sugarcane farmers will help the party to win back their confidence as the anger of sugarcane farmers is resonating across the area along with the ongoing agitation against the three Central farm laws at Delhi borders.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting will develop a gaming centre in collaboration with IIT Bombay where several important schemes and courses will be conducted for the development of sports in the country, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Sunday while addressing a game designing competition.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold kisan panchayats to highlight the issues being faced by the sugarcane farmers and demand the payment of their dues.
Chennai, Feb 28 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday urged the people of Tamil Nadu to vote for a government which will work with the Centre for double engine growth of the state.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Delhi Police arrested two people in a murder case of a woman, committed in a desperate attempt of chain snatching in Adarsh Nagar here and recovered the weapon and the scooty used in the crime, the police said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The transport department of the Delhi government said on Sunday that it is all set to introduce contactless e-ticketing services in all the Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) Ltd buses plying in the city. Accordingly, the department would initiate a final trial of its e-ticketing app 'Chartr' from Monday.
Patna, Feb 28 (IANS) After its dismal performance in the Bihar Assembly polls, the first major meeting of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) was held at the party's head office in Patna on Sunday.
Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) The Brigade rally jointly held by the CPI-M-led Left front, Congress and the Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui-led Indian Secular Front (ISF) was organised on Sunday to display the strength of a political alternative to the people in West Bengal ahead of the high-octane Assembly elections.
Jammu, Feb 28 (IANS) Jammu & Kashmir reported reported 58 new Covid cases and one pandemic related death in the last 24 hours while 62 patients recovered from the deadly virus on Sunday.
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Amid mounting pressure and fierce attacks from the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party, Shive Sena leader and Maharashtra Forest Minister Sanjay Rathod - whose name cropped up in the death of TikTok star Pooja Chavan - resigned on Sunday.
Jammu, Feb 28 (IANS) Former J&K Chief Minister and senior congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a function organised by the Gujjar Desh Charitable Trust in Jammu.
Hyderabad, Feb 28 (IANS) Telangana's Information Technology Minister K T Rama Rao on Sunday urged the Centre to announce a scheme or an initiative for Hyderabad in lieu of Information Technology and Investment Region (ITIR) which it has scrapped.
Bengaluru, Feb 28 (IANS) On the occasion of National Science Day, young emerging scientists from fields as diverse as nuclear medicine, physics, earth sciences, innovation and management came together for a conversation with global humanitarian and spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. The event was hosted by The Art of Living's Sri Sri Institute of Advanced Research (SSIAR).
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The encouraging results in the recent civic polls in Gujarat has boosted the confidence of Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which is now eyeing forthcoming Assembly elections in several states and Union territories.
Srinagar, Feb 28 (IANS) After remaining closed for nearly two months due to snow, the strategically important Srinagar-Leh highway was opened on Sunday.