At least 23 militants had participated in the ambush, of whom two were killed in the retaliatory action by the Army, the NIA said.
During the summit, PM Narendra Modi is also expected to formally launch the National Strategic Plan for TB Elimination 2017-25 (NSP) which was unveiled last year.
"There were glaring discrepancies in the investigation of the video evidence of the hate speech by Adityanath, yet the petition has been dismissed,"Farman Naqvi, counsel for the petitioners, said.
Babul Supriyo said like others have 'cornered Pakistan' and with the US just 'one step away from declaring it a terrorist state', Bollywood should show solidarity to Indian soldiers by not engaging with artistes from that country.
"There is no need for a Joint Parliamentary Committee. There is enough evidence available for us to say that a JPC is not the solution. Little has emerged out of past JPCs,” Trinamool national spokesman Derek O’Brien said.
The research is being considered as a significant leap in controlling tuberculosis (TB), which kills around 4.8 lakh Indians every year and more than 1,400 every day.
The accused have been booked under charges, including rioting, criminal trespass and conspiracy.
The MHA has written to state governments, urging them to share cases of “phone fraud” and spread awareness on such crimes.
Arti Kujur, chairperson of the child rights panel, has sought a detailed report from the Ranchi Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) within seven days.
The names were among the 51 recommended by an inter-ministerial search committee.
Taking a strong exception to Khilji’s description as a valiant warrior and the coverage given to his victories, the Rajput Samaj on Wednesday said it will take to the streets if the controversial chapter from the history book.
The scheme was introduced in October last year, four months after farmer unrest claimed six lives. The registration for rabi crops — chana, mustard, lentil and onion — will begin from February 12 at 3,500 primary agriculture co-op societies and continue until March 12.
Ekbote, 60, was booked in the case along with another pro-Hindutva leader, Sambhaji Bhide, 85.
“Ram has several relatives living in Rajasthan and went to work as a labourer in Jaisalmer when he was apprehended. We are trying to find out how he managed to get an Aadhaar card made without being a citizen of India,” said Chand.
In the Gatam gram panchayat of the Katekalyan block of Dantewada district, a group of armed Maoists allegedly entered the home of Manoj Podiyami and killed him.
The situation was brought under control when senior police officers arrived and assured they would look into the matter.
Police have also recovered a pistol, which they suspect is the murder weapon, and five cartridges from his possession.
The project that took off in 2015 after the government sanctioned Rs 5 crore for digitisation of the books.
The board also discussed various proposals for development work within the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) and wildlife sanctuaries in the state.
The meeting came a day after close to 550 Muslim families, who were displaced in the November 2014 demolition drive of the VMC, restarted their agitation by sitting in on hunger strike in the VMC premises.
As per an FIR filed by Chaudhury, four men had attacked him and Reshma on December 17, 2017, at Vashi, and taken away Reshma.
The petition against the government’s move was filed in 2015 by Congress leader and former MLA from Sirohi, Sanyam Lodha, who had said the move is unlawful and disrespectful of Rajiv Gandhi, also a Bharat Ratna recipient.
J-K ceasefire violation: A BSF jawan was killed on Wednesday night as Pakistan Rangers opened unprovoked firing along the Line of Control in R S Pura sector
In 2016, IITM had tied up with Sagar University in MP, located about 200 kms north of Bhopal where experiments on carbon emitting sources and composition of greenhouse gases were carried out.
In a press release, perhaps intended to reassure exhibitors, Padmaavat’s director Sanjay Leela Bhansali as well as officials from the production house Viacom 18 said they look forward to the film’s release on January 25.
Hundreds of ABVP activists had created a ruckus outside the college on January 4 when they were not allowed to enter the premises
On Saturday, a day after he was released on bail, Vikas in his first public statement, took to the same medium and said in a YouTube video that he was “a true victim” in the case.
Last year, India unveiled the TB strategic plan towards elimination of the bacterial infection by 2025 — Modi had earlier announced that India will eliminate TB before the global deadline.
While work is in progress for the registration of FITE chapters in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Telangana, the Pune chapter is the first one to be officially recognised as a trade union, said Elavarasan Raja, general secretary, FITE, Maharashtra.
Daniel Carmon mentioned Israel’s support to the Indian candidate for the International Court of Justice, Judge Dalveer Bhandari, last year.
The family and relatives blamed the media for projecting an “innocent civilian” as a “terrorist” and demanded his immediate release.
The suggestion, which maybe be discussed at next week's CABE meeting, is significant against the backdrop of RSS Chief's remark on the immunity enjoyed by minority institutions from offering 25% reservation to EWS students
According to DCB officials, Pandey’s name was mentioned in the FIR registered at Meghaninagar police, along with 60 other accuse
In her statement to a magistrate, she stated that she was harassed by two of her classmates.
Pinarayi said meeting the central team that went to Kerala to assess the Ochki situation was important. Had he not met the central team, it would have triggered another controversy, the CM said.
Universities either accredited by NAAC with a score of at least 3.5 or ranked in the top 50 institutions of National Institutions Ranking Framework (NIRF) for two consecutive years will be parked in ‘Category I’.