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Republic Day: 939 Police Medals Including 189 For Gallantry Declared

The government on Tuesday announced a total of 939 service medals, including 189 for gallantry, for personnel of various central and state police forces on the eve of Republic Day.

25 Jan 2022 8:06 pm
Padma Vibhushan For Gen Bipin Rawat, Congress's Ghulam Nabi Azad Gets Padma Bhushan

Padma Vibhushan For Gen Bipin Rawat, Congress's Ghulam Nabi Azad Gets Padma Bhushan

25 Jan 2022 8:06 pm
Watch: For Grandest Ever R-Day Fly-Past, 75 Jets, 'Vinash' Formation

The Indian Air Force today released a series of behind-the-scenes videos of pilots preparing for the grandiose 75-jet flypast over Rajpath in Delhi tomorrow on Republic Day. The day marks the...

25 Jan 2022 8:00 pm
55,475 New Covid Cases In Kerala, Highest Ever In A Day

Kerala reported 55,475 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest ever reported from the state in a single day since the outbreak of the pandemic in 2020, taking the total affected to 57,25,086.

25 Jan 2022 7:50 pm
Arvind Kejriwal To Unfurl 115 Feet High National Flag At 75 Places

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will unfurl 115 feet high national flag at 75 places in the national capital on January 27, a day after Republic Day, in order to celebrate 75 years of...

25 Jan 2022 7:48 pm
Manohar Parrikar Didn't Want Son In Politics: Rival Babush Monserrate

Atanasio 'Babush' Monserrate, the controversial BJP legislator whose announcement as the party's candidate from Goa's Panjim triggered a resignation by its stalwart Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal...

25 Jan 2022 7:47 pm
UP Polls: Man Files Nomination Wearing PPE Kit, Holding Sanitiser

An Assembly polls candidate in Shahjahanpur on Tuesday filed his nomination papers wearing a PPE kit and holding a sanitiser and thermal scanner in hands.

25 Jan 2022 7:42 pm
Russia Launches New Military Drills In South, Crimea

The Russian military said Tuesday it had launched exercises involving some 6,000 troops and at least 60 fighter jets in southern Russia near Ukraine and in Moscow-annexed Crimea.

25 Jan 2022 7:40 pm
India Has Shown Unmatched Resolve Against Coronavirus: President Kovind

Noting that COVID-19 has been an extraordinary challenge to humankind, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Tuesday that tackling the pandemic was bound to be more difficult in India due to high...

25 Jan 2022 7:36 pm
Uttarakhand Polls: Samajwadi Party Chief Among Party's Star Campaigners

The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday announced the list of 15 star campaigners for the upcoming Uttarakhand Assembly polls.

25 Jan 2022 7:28 pm
President Kovind Addresses Nation On Eve Of 73rd Republic Day: Highlights

President Ram Nath Kovind is addressing the nation on the eve of the 73rd Republic Day. Conveying his heartfelt wishes, President Kovind calls it a celebration of the pride of Indianness that binds...

25 Jan 2022 7:14 pm
Delhi Positivity Rate Drops Slightly To 10%, Cases Rise By 4.7% To 6,028

Delhi Positivity Rate Drops Slightly To 10%, Cases Rise By 4.7% To 6,028

25 Jan 2022 6:56 pm
Lifetime Debarment: Railway Ministry Warns Protesting Job Aspirants

The response from the ministry came after candidates who appeared for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)'s Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) exam held a protest on Tuesday

25 Jan 2022 6:43 pm
RPN Singh Meets JP Nadda, Amit Shah, Yogi Adityanath In Delhi

Soon after joining BJP, former Union Minister RPN Singh met BJP chief JP Nadda, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the party headquarters in the...

25 Jan 2022 6:38 pm
Unilever Announces Job Cuts Globally Amid Restructuring

Unilever on Tuesday announced plans to cut around 1,500 management jobs worldwide under a major restructure of the British consumer goods giant

25 Jan 2022 6:21 pm
Assam Police Constable Recruitment Test Deferred

Assam Police Constable Recruitment: The written examination was scheduled for January 30

25 Jan 2022 6:20 pm
WHO Chief Tedros Ghebreyesus To Have Another Term After Key Nomination

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is all but guaranteed a second term after a procedural vote Tuesday made him the sole nominee ahead of a leadership election in May.

25 Jan 2022 6:17 pm
No Manipur Chief Minister Pick Yet For BJP But Biren Singh Stands Tall

A high-level meet will be held today to decide on BJP candidates for assembly elections in Manipur. Chief Minister N Biren Singh will lead party's campaign in the northeastern state for the...

25 Jan 2022 6:10 pm
Famous Amritsar-Based Conjoined Twins Sohna-Mohna Get Separate Voter Cards

Punjab's famous cojoined twins, Sohan Singh and Mohan Singh, fondly known as Sohna-Mohna, were on Tuesday handed two separate voter cards. They had turned 18 last year.

25 Jan 2022 5:57 pm
Lata Mangeshkar Still In ICU, Marginal Improvement: Read Tweet

Iconic singer Lata Mangeshkar has shown a slight improvement, according to a health bulletin tweeted from her handle

25 Jan 2022 5:45 pm
Pfizer-BioNTech Begin Trials For An Omicron-Specific Vaccine

Pfizer and BioNTech have begun enrollment for a clinical trial to test the safety and immune response of their Omicron-specific Covid-19 vaccine in adults aged up to 55, the companies said in a...

25 Jan 2022 5:33 pm
Drones Developed By IIT Guwahati Lab To Perform At Republic Day In Assam

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati's drone start-up, Drones Tech Lab, will perform a drone show at this years Republic Day event to be held in Assam's Kamrup. The show will be a first...

25 Jan 2022 5:27 pm
Delhi To Record Coldest Day Of The Season Today After A 3-Degree Drop

India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that the national capital will record the lowest maximum temperature and thus, the coldest day of this season as per the trend.

25 Jan 2022 5:24 pm
Aparna Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav's Sister-In-Law, Tells NDTV Why She Joined BJP

Aparna Yadav -- the daughter-in-law of Uttar Pradesh's political first family who served up a huge surprise by joining the BJP -- told NDTV today denied the buzz that her reason for switch was denial of a Samajwadi party ticket. People are telling me that I have come to BJP for ticket... My ticket was not being denied in the Samajwadi Party. I have come to the BJP for nationalism, she told NDTV in an exclusive interview.

25 Jan 2022 5:22 pm
Watch: David Warner As 'Pushpa' In Cricketer's Viral Instagram Post

The Aussie opener will be a huge draw in the upcoming IPL mega auction next month as many teams will be looking to snap him up after his fallout with the Sunrisers last season, which saw the franchise...

25 Jan 2022 5:16 pm
Akasa Air Take Off Likely In Late May, Says CEO

Akasa Air is aiming to start flights in late May or early June after getting its first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in April

25 Jan 2022 4:50 pm
BJP Unhappy With Basavaraj Bommai, May Replace Him Ahead Of 2023 Polls

The BJP top leadership is considering changing Karnataka's Chief Minister once again in order to bring in a more dynamic face before the state elections next year.

25 Jan 2022 4:42 pm
Makers Of Shehzada On Accusations Of Unprofessionalism On Kartik

Manish Shah said that Kartik Aaryan threatened to quit Shehzada if Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo released in Hindi

25 Jan 2022 4:25 pm
Seas The Day, Like Katrina Kaif In The Maldives

Katrina Kaif shared a series of pictures wearing a blue swimsuit

25 Jan 2022 4:12 pm
Anand Mahindra's Message After Farmer Alleges Humiliation At SUV Showroom

Industrialist Anand Mahindra on Tuesday underscored the importance of upholding the dignity of an individual, in his first public comment after a farmer in Karnataka was allegedly humiliated by the...

25 Jan 2022 4:05 pm
Lockdown Parties At Downing Street To Be Probed By London Police

London's police chief on Tuesday said her officers are investigating several parties that took place at Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office and government departments during Covid lockdowns.

25 Jan 2022 4:02 pm
Cowards Can't Fight This Battle: Congress After RPN Singh's Exit

Soon after RPN Singh quit the Congress and joined the BJP, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's sharp comment was conveyed by the party.

25 Jan 2022 4:01 pm
Nationalism, Not Ticket: Aparna Yadav On Why She Joined BJP

Aparna Yadav -- the daughter-in-law of Uttar Pradesh's political first family who served up a huge surprise by joining the BJP -- told NDTV today denied the buzz that her reason for switch was denial...

25 Jan 2022 3:40 pm
Russia Puts Jailed Kremlin Critic Navalny On 'Terrorists, Extremists' List

Russia on Tuesday added jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to a list of errorists and extremists, as authorities continue a clampdown on the opposition.

25 Jan 2022 3:00 pm
Watch: Charanjit Channi Is 'Thor', Rahul Gandhi Is 'Hulk' In New Campaign

This time, the Congress has chosen to portray Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi as superhero Thor, a character based on the Marvel Comics.

25 Jan 2022 2:55 pm
FCRA licence: No foreign funding clearance for 6,000 NGOs for now. Supreme Court asks them to approach authorities

FCRA licence: No foreign funding clearance for 6,000 NGOs for now. Supreme Court asks them to approach authorities

25 Jan 2022 2:33 pm
5G Lawsuit: High Court Proposes To Reduce Penalty On Juhi Chawla

Delhi High Court today proposed to reduce from Rs 20 lakh to Rs 2 lakh the costs imposed on actor Juhi Chawla and two others by a single judge while dismissing her plea against 5G roll-out.

25 Jan 2022 2:30 pm
Trolled, Evelyn Sharma Defends Breastfeeding Post. Here's What She Said.

And it really is why women have breasts in the first place. So why be shy about it? said Evelyn Sharma

25 Jan 2022 2:30 pm
Outrage Over China Police Response To Lockdown Domestic Violence Case

A viral video of a man beating his wife in China, and police's handling of the case, has renewed a debate online in the country over how to punish domestic abusers.

25 Jan 2022 2:29 pm
India Announces $2 Lakh Relief Assistance To Tonga After Tsunami

The Government of India extends immediate relief assistance of USD 200,000 to support relief, rehabilitation, and reconstruction efforts in the Kingdom of Tonga in the wake of Tsunami, the Ministry of...

25 Jan 2022 2:25 pm
Shilpa Shetty Victim Of Richard Gere In 2007 Obscenity Case: Court

The complaint against Shilpa Shetty was that she did not protest when kissed by Richard Gere

25 Jan 2022 2:25 pm
Europe's Busiest Airport Delays Reopening After Massive Snow Storm

Europe's busiest airport in Istanbul delayed its reopening on Tuesday as Turkey's biggest city began digging itself out of a major snowstorm that paralysed traffic and disrupted services.

25 Jan 2022 2:22 pm
Opinion: Netaji's Growing Status In Project Political Hindutva

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose has become what the anthropologist Claude Levi Strauss would have called a 'floating signifier' - a sign or an idea whose original content has disappeared, and it can now...

25 Jan 2022 2:08 pm
In New Dig At BJP, Sanjay Raut Says Sena First To Fight Poll On Hindutva

Stepping up his attack on the BJP, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut today said the Sena was the first party in the country to contest an election on Hindutva plank and that it was after its win that the BJP...

25 Jan 2022 2:05 pm
AIADMK Fumes Over Vandalism Of Late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Statue

A statue of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MG Ramachandran was on Tuesday found damaged in Thanjavur, with the opposition AIADMK strongly condemning the incident and called for action against the...

25 Jan 2022 1:57 pm
UK PM Boris Johnson Under Fresh Pressure Over Lockdown Birthday Bash

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was on Tuesday fighting fresh allegations that he broke the Covid lockdown rules he imposed by attending a surprise birthday party in Downing Street when social...

25 Jan 2022 1:52 pm
Punjab Congress Candidates Well-Educated But Many From Political Families

A software engineer, a teacher-turned-politician and some candidates with degrees from prestigious universities - first-timers contesting on Congress party tickets in Punjab - are well-educated, but...

25 Jan 2022 1:35 pm
Brown Sugar Worth Rs 3 Crore, Along With 3 Revolvers, Seized In Odisha

The Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Police has seized brown sugar worth over Rs 3 crore, Rs 65 lakh in cash and three revolvers from a rented house in Nayagarh district, a senior officer said.

25 Jan 2022 1:34 pm
Central Asia Hit By Large-Scale Power Blackout: Report

The capitals of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan as well as Kazakhstan's economic hub Almaty suffered power cuts Tuesday, AFP correspondents reported.

25 Jan 2022 1:17 pm
No Politicians' Photos, Only BR Ambedkar, Bhagat Singh For Delhi Offices

Only photos of BR Ambedkar and Bhagat Singh will be put up in Delhi government offices, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said today, announcing that no politicians' photos would be seen in the offices.

25 Jan 2022 1:13 pm