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India asked the Pakistan government to investigate the matter and take urgent action for protecting and promoting the security, safety and welfare of its citizens including the minority Hindu community.
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A new "Events Platform" has been introduced on the NaMo App on Tuesday by BJP under which people can get information about various events, rallies or gatherings of the party in their area for participation in the same. The events would pop up on a map within 25 kilometers of the current geographical location of the user and on zooming out.
"I request all people of the country not to panic as novel coronavirus has not come to India. We are cautioned and making all proactive preventive measures to keep our people safe. Anybody who is showing slight symptoms of flu is being kept under isolation. This does not mean that they are a case of coronavirus."
In a letter to Sonia Gandhi on January 24, Milind Deora had expressed concern over Rahul Gandhi's poll promise of allotting 500 sq ft homes to Mumbai slum-dwellers "not moving effectively towards implementation" under the new Sena-NCP-Congress government.
Targeting the youth, the former Congress president blamed the BJP-led government of creating an image for the country that deterred investors. He said the Modi government had failed to deliver on its promise to create jobs.
A three-judge bench headed by Justice R Banumathi said that it will pronounce the verdict on Wednesday on convict Mukesh Kumar Singh's plea. President Ram Nath Kovind had rejected the mercy petition of Mukesh on January 17.
A group of eight Indian students studying at Wuhan University of Science and Technology in China have appealed to Indian government to make all possible efforts to rescue them at the earliest as they were running short of food and water in their dormitory due to the continued shutdown in the city, which is the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
The BCCI is clear that while they have no problem with the PCB hosting the 2020 edition of the Asia Cup, the venue needs to be a neutral one as travelling to the neighbouring country isn't an option at present. "There is no way that an Indian team can visit Pakistan to even participate in a multi-nation event like the Asia Cup," a BCCI official said.
The Election Commission on Tuesday issued a showcause notice to Union minister Anurag Thakur for his alleged controversial remark during an election rally in Delhi. Thakur has been given time till 12am on January 30, for submitting his reply, said ANI quoting the EC sources.
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The Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who came in limelight during the ongoing protest, from Bihar for allegedly delivering inflammatory speeches against the CAA and the planned NRC. Imam has been slapped with charges of sedition and inciting enmity between communities under Sections 124A, 153A and 505 of the Indian Penal Code.
India summoned a senior official of the Pakistan high commission and issued a strong demarche over the abduction of a Hindu girl in Sindh province, sources said. India asked the Pakistan government to investigate the matter and take urgent action for protecting and promoting the security, safety and welfare of its citizens including the minority Hindu community.
The home ministry is likely to announce within a week the constitution of a trust for construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya along with the offer of land for a mosque in Uttar Pradesh's temple town as mandated by the Supreme Court verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid issue, officials said on Tuesday.
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New Delhi, Jan 28: Harmeet Singh, a top Khalistan terrorist involved in the killing of several Hindu leaders in Punjab has been killed near Lahore. He was killed by a local gang over a financial dispute that stemmed out of a
London, Jan 28 (PTI) A 29-year-old Indian man has been charged by Scotland Yard in connection with their investigation into the killing of three compatriots, originally from Punjab, in a stabbing incident in east London.
The Karnataka chief minister has to assuage the newly elected legislators who last year rebelled and brought down the Congress-JD(S) government and also keep ‘original’ BJP lawmakers happy while adjusting aspirations of various communities and regions even as he races against time.
Sobbing at times, the woman described how Harvey Weinstein turned a friendly meeting at his Manhattan apartment in June 2006 into a terrifying ordeal that had her contemplating escape plans as he forcibly performed oral sex on her.
Irked by JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor's stand against CAA and NRC, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday issued a warning to him saying that people can leave the party if they want.
AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that the Delhi assembly election is a fight between two crore people of Delhi and the 200 BJP MPs and their star campaigners.
On Monday (January 27), Air India had said that a Boeing 747 has been kept on standby for the evacuation of Indians from Wuhan and the aircraft is waiting for the Centre`s decision regarding the evacuation.
Karnataka Police on Tuesday (January 28) filed a case of sedition against the management of a school in Bidar for staging a anti-CAA play.
Here's a roundup of top stories from the world of politics, sports, and entertainment, which grabbed the spotlight and trended the most on various social media platforms on January 28.
Singh slammed Pakistan for using terror as an instrument of its foreign and security policy, adding that it has promoted radicalism and terrorism in the region. He further said that India has made clear that talks and terror canno
Madhya Pradesh BJP MLA Narayan Tripathi on Tuesday (January 28) said that he was against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed nationwide National Register of Citizens (NRC), adding that it is not right to divide th
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Several airports in the country have also started making screening arrangements regarding the awareness and prevention of coronavirus.
India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was recently in the news, but not for his on-field antics but for his off-field conversation with New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill.
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The Defence Minister was on this day attending the 12th South Asia Conference on 'India's Neighbourhood First Policy: Regional Perceptions' in New Delhi
The nobel laureate, who hails from the city, met the chief minister at the state secretariat along with his mother Nirmala Banerjee, also an economist, and held discussion on the government development schemes for the people for nearly an hour, officials said.
Arti Dhir and her husband Kaval Raijada are wanted in India for the murder of 11-year-old Gopal and brother-in-law in Gujarat three years ago.
Advocate Mishika Singh told PTI that Imam was willing to cooperate with the investigation. She also said that the JNU scholar has not yet been brought to Delhi and they are in the process of figuring out details.
Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that the patient, the coastal state's first suspected coronavirus case, had landed at Goa airport via Delhi, following a visit to China.
Vijay Chowk will be closed for traffic from 2 pm to 9.30 pm, according to an advisory issued by the Delhi Police.
The court also said the decision to relocate the African cheetah will be taken after a proper survey and the action of introduction of the animal will be left to the National Tiger Conservation Authority's discretion.
Land measuring 85-hectares to be acquired for the purpose is located at a distance of about five kilometres from the temple town of Ayodhya.
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The new venture, IDDI Investments, will also help people in identifying their target investments, including in distressed companies in their areas of interest and sectors like renewable energy, pharma, biotechnology and information technology.
They fooled the system in a way that that two investors could claim refunds for taxes that were paid just once.
Growing up in Melbourne, Hyderabad-born Priya Serrao felt like an outsider. Then one day, the lawyer was chosen Miss Universe Australia.
Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, an Indian-American US Air Force colonel, is among 11 new NASA graduates who have successfully completed their over two years' of basic astronaut training . Astronaut candidate training included practice, and testing in spacewalking, robotics, International Space Station systems, T-38 jet proficiency, and Russian language.
Under the provisions of the OCI card, those below 20 years and above 50 years need to renew their OCI card every time they have their passport renewed. Though this provision had been there for the past several years, it's only now that at the instructions of the Indian home ministry that it was being strictly enforced by international airlines.
At least 16 Indian-Americans with valid OCI cards headed to New Delhi from the US experienced some anxious moments at the John F Kennedy airport on Sunday as the national carrier Air India was unable to process their boarding passes since they were not carrying their old cancelled passports.
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‘SSC exams under CCTV surveillance’Collector K. Shashanka warned teachers and others involved in conducting the SSC examinations of stern action if th
The 24-year-old girl was allegedly abducted by armed assailants from her wedding venue and forcibly converted to Islam before being married off to a Muslim man.
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The announcement applied only to 301 websites, and many Kashmiris said they were still in an information black hole.
Every evening along the India-Pakistan border, the two sides stage enormous nationalistic pep rallies, whose highlight is a military “stomp-off.”
Times readers and government documents have provided new information about a family who for decades convinced journalists and Indian officials that they were royalty.
It’s unclear what Gen. Bipin Rawat, chief of India’s defense staff, meant. But rights activists fear that something like what China has introduced for Uighurs could be coming.
Whole families were buried in the Pakistani-controlled portion of the disputed territory, and rescuers are risking their own lives.
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Hindu nationalists view Jawaharlal Nehru University, where a mob rampaged last weekend, as “a symbol of everything that is bad in this country,” one analyst said.
Mr Tata, who also invests in start-ups, also said old-age businesses will recede and the young founders of innovative companies are the future leaders of the Indian industry.
A police case was registered against a school in Karnataka's Bidar district after a video of its students enacting a drama was widely circulated on social media.
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Speaking on Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), BJP leader Narayan Tripathi said that either we should follow BR Ambedkar's Constitution or we should just tear and throw it away. BJP MLA Narayan Tripathi said, "We should either follow BR Ambedkar's Constitution or we should just tear and throw it away. The Constitution of India says that division can't be done on the basis of religion in our country, still the country is being divided".
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on January 28 reacted on JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who hails from Jahanabad arrested by Delhi police over his 'Assam cut off from India' remark. He said, "Nobody should do anything that is not in the interest of the nation. The accusations and the arrest, court will decide on the matter."
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan talked about the Coronavirus and bring back Indians from China. He said that the government is contacting with Chinese authorities to bring back Indians from China. He said that once they are brought back to India, they will be kept in quarantine for 2 weeks and necessary medical facilities will be provided to them.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that Indian Embassy is in contact with the Chinese government. "Our Embassy is in contact with the Chinese government. We are trying to evacuate people, most of whom are students, from Wuhan city by sending a plane. Efforts are on, I can assure you that Govt of India is working on it and very soon some solution will be found," said EAM.
Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the Congress is at war against the Hindu community of India. He said, "If you look at the Congress' language, activities and their public statement, I have no hesitation in making the statement with lot of conviction that the Congress is now at war against Hindu community of this country." He also added, "In Guwahati at least, Popular Front of India (PFI) has actively associated themselves with the movement (anti CAA protests). We have seized certain documents from PFI's office that use symbolic language, we are trying to decode it."
Sharjeel Imam, the JNU student on January 28 has been arrested from Bihar's Jehanabad by the Delhi Police. The JNU student had been booked for sedition by police. Imam stoked controversy with his "cut off Assam from India" remark. Jehanabad Police had detained Sharjeel's younger brother Muzammil Imam in the wee hours. The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Sunday booked Sharjeel for his controversial speech that he allegedly made a few days ago.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addressed 'yuva aakrosh rally' in Rajasthan's Jaipur. Addressing the rally, Rahul Gandhi said, "Even today ask an 8-year-old, did demonetisation benefit you or harm you? Child will say harm. Earlier we were competing with China but now sadly, China has left us far behind. If there is anyone who can compete with China, it is India's youth."
Addressing the National Cadet Corps rally in the national capital, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that thinking of the country should be young as India has young population. "A country where youth is disciplined, has the power and determination, it can never be stopped on its path to development. India has a young population, we're proud of it but the thinking of the country should be young too,"said PM Modi during NCC rally at Cariappa Parade Ground.
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