• BKU leader quits UP govt panel on farmers(6 minutes ago)

    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.

UN claims 18 deaths in Myanmar's weekend crackdown
  • UN claims 18 deaths in Myanmar's weekend crackdown(00:24)
    Subir Bhaumik

    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.

BJP's estranged ally BPF joins Congress-led Mahagathbandhan in Assam
  • BJP's estranged ally BPF joins Congress-led Mahagathbandhan in Assam(00:02)

    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.

521 new Covid cases spike again in Karnataka
  • 521 new Covid cases spike again in Karnataka(23:26)

    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.

Co-WIN to open for self-registration from Monday
  • Co-WIN to open for self-registration from Monday(23:24)

    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.

We have defeated much bigger enemy: Rahul on PM
India emerging as hub for scientific innovation: Jitendra Singh
K'taka budget to focus on development, women: CM
  • K'taka budget to focus on development, women: CM(22:40)

    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.

Nirmalia-Saraigarh rail section to start soon
Criminal with 46 cases held from Northeast Delhi
  • Criminal with 46 cases held from Northeast Delhi(22:26)

    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).

'Addressing sugarcane farmers' concern to help party'
  • 'Addressing sugarcane farmers' concern to help party'(22:20)

    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.

I&B Ministry partnering IIT Bombay to develop gaming centre
  • I&B Ministry partnering IIT Bombay to develop gaming centre(22:16)

    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.

Priyanka to hold kisan panchayats for sugarcane farmers
Amit Shah urges TN to vote for double engine growth
2 held for stabbing woman in Adarsh Nagar
  • 2 held for stabbing woman in Adarsh Nagar(21:04)

    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.

Delhi to run final trial of e-ticketing service from Monday
  • Delhi to run final trial of e-ticketing service from Monday(20:58)

    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.

LJP post-poll meeting held in Patna
  • LJP post-poll meeting held in Patna(20:50)

    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.

Miffed Adhir pauses his speech as Siddiqui arrives at rally
  • Miffed Adhir pauses his speech as Siddiqui arrives at rally(20:48)

    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.

58 new Covid cases, 1 death reported in J&K
  • 58 new Covid cases, 1 death reported in J&K(20:32)

    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.

Maha minister quits over TikTok star's death
  • Maha minister quits over TikTok star's death(20:16)

    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.

Ghulam Nabi Azad lavishes praise on PM Modi
  • Ghulam Nabi Azad lavishes praise on PM Modi(19:46)

    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.

Telangana urges Centre for scheme in lieu of ITIR
  • Telangana urges Centre for scheme in lieu of ITIR(19:32)

    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.

Young scientists interact with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
  • Young scientists interact with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar(19:26)

    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).

'People want AAP to replicate Delhi model in their states'
  • 'People want AAP to replicate Delhi model in their states'(19:20)
    By Ashish Srivastava

    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-Leh road reopened after 58 days
  • Srinagar-Leh road reopened after 58 days(19:14)

    Srinagar, Feb 28 (IANS) After remaining closed for nearly two months due to snow, the strategically important Srinagar-Leh highway was opened on Sunday.

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