Monday, Jan 30, 2023

‘Student politics, a great way to influence youth’

January 30, 2023 14:42 IST

National Student Union of India (NSUI) is one of the oldest student unions of the country, which was established by Indira Gandhi on 9 April, 1971.

As protests against taking down of BBC documentary spreads, CPI (M) & SFI plan screenings across Tamil Nadu

January 30, 2023 14:30 IST

CPI(M) district secretary G Selva said, The documentary is being screened on a daily basis at various places across the city. "We had a session at Villivakkam, Madras University, Presidency college and plan to continue at other places too, including Coimbatore, Madurai and Trichy."

Dabholkar murder case: Inform in 3 weeks if probe was completed, Bombay HC tells CBI

January 30, 2023 13:53 IST

This came after the CBI lawyer informed the bench that the investigating officer had already submitted a report to his superiors regarding closure of the investigation and the same is pending before the competent authority in the central agency.

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Punjab and Haryana HC dismisses IAS officer Sanjay Popli’s bail plea in corruption case

January 30, 2023 13:49 IST

Sanjay Popli's counsel had contended before the High Court that he has been falsely implicated in the case. The court, however, dismissed the bail plea of Popli.

Chinchwad bypoll process starts tomorrow; BJP reconciles for a fight, NCP and Shiv Sena also eyeing seat

January 30, 2023 13:47 IST

The BJP, which has been pinning its hopes on an unopposed election, seems to be reconciled to the fact that a contest is very much on the cards.

NDMC to develop 2.7-km cycle track around Nehru Park in Delhi’s Chanakyapuri

January 30, 2023 13:44 IST

"Several individuals and groups can be seen cycling around the Nehru Park and the NDMC felt that a cycle track for these cycling enthusiasts will further foster the eco-friendly and healthy practice in the area," said an official.

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Air India urination case: Delhi court reserves order on accused Shankar Mishra’s bail plea

January 30, 2023 13:37 IST

Police have opposed the bail application, saying India has been defamed internationally because of the incident.

Anganwadi workers in Maharashtra to stage protest from Feb 20 seeking better wages, permanent jobs

January 30, 2023 14:35 IST

For the last one year, Anganwadi workers in Maharashtra have been in a tussle with the government over long-pending demands.

Mumbai’s air quality shows marginal improvement, yet in ‘poor’ category

January 30, 2023 13:28 IST

The worst air quality in the city was recorded at Chembur (305), in the 'very poor' category, followed by Andheri (232), BKC (221), Colaba (204) and Mazgaon (200), in the 'poor' category.

Morbi bridge collapse victims

Morbi royal family proposes memorial for victims of Jhulto Pul bridge tragedy

January 30, 2023 14:39 IST

The Jhulto Pul bridge had collapsed just four days after it was thrown open to tourists on October 26, 2022 after months of repair and maintenance, leaving at least 135 dead.

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Heavy traffic jam in Central Delhi, more personnel deployed to ease movement

January 30, 2023 13:24 IST

DCP Traffic (Central) Chander Kumar Singh said areas around ITO, including the stretch leading from Lady Irwin College to Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, saw heavy traffic for a few hours in the morning.

Delhi CM Kejriwal to inaugurate supersite for real-time data on air pollution today

January 30, 2023 13:06 IST

Equipment has been installed at the site to monitor pollution levels and other parameters including wind direction.

Delhi High Court transfers batch of pleas seeking legalisation of same-sex marriage to Supreme Court

January 30, 2023 13:02 IST

The Supreme Court on January 6 transferred to itself petitions pending before various high courts seeking legal sanctity for same-sex marriages.

After warm Sunday, Bengaluru weather forecast predicts small drop below normal again this week

January 30, 2023 12:55 IST

Bengaluru recorded a maximum temperature of 29.7 degrees celsius - one degree above normal - and a minimum of 18 degrees celsius - two degrees above normal on Sunday - according to the IMD.

AISA screens BBC documentary on PM Modi in Bengaluru, students of various colleges participate

January 30, 2023 12:44 IST

The BBC documentary, India: The Modi Question, has been blocked by the Centre using the emergency provisions of the Information Technology Rules, 2021.

Panchkula house robbery

Three masked burglars decamp with cash, jewellery worth Rs 65 lakh from Panchkula house

January 30, 2023 12:36 IST

Three masked burglars decamped with gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 62 lakh and cash amounting to Rs 3 lakh from a house in Haryana’s Panchkula Sunday afternoon, police said.

Cop, revenue officer transferred after removing Periyar bust from private property

January 30, 2023 14:14 IST

E Elangovan, a member of Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam, erected a Periyar bust on the compound wall of his newly constructed house at at Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu’s Sivaganga district.

Pune housing dues

Recovery officers help Pune housing societies recover dues from defaulters

January 30, 2023 12:18 IST

Pune District Cooperative Housing Societies and Apartments Federation chairman Suhas Patwardhan said two government-appointed recovery agents help the societies recover dues from members through various actions, including the auction of the property.

Nine years since inception, Maharashtra’s Dial 108 ambulance service has assisted over 81 lakh patients

January 30, 2023 12:14 IST

The aim of the project – set up by the National Health Mission, Government of Maharashtra, and operated by BVG India Ltd – has been to reduce mortality and morbidity by providing prehospital care through ambulances during medical emergencies.

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Man booked for posting morphed tweet of Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

January 30, 2023 12:03 IST

The tweet said the chief minister would provide government jobs to the unemployed youth of Haryana after 2024. A probe found that no such tweet or an announcement had been made from the chief minister’s Twitter account and that the tweet was morphed.

Four held for stealing cars in Delhi to fund gang leader’s cancer treatment

January 30, 2023 11:45 IST

The gang members were arrested after a complaint was lodged by Swapan Roy on January 8 about the theft of a Toyota Innova Crysta car from Anand Niketan in South Delhi.

IAF exercise

IAF and French Carrier Strike Group conduct bilateral exercise off western coast

January 30, 2023 11:43 IST

The Southern Western Air Command of the IAF said it participated with its frontline fighter jets Su-30MKI, Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) and the IL-78 Air to Air Refuelling Tanker.

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Two caught red-handed while accepting extortion money from Pune hotelier, arrested

January 30, 2023 11:30 IST

The accused allegedly demanded Rs 2 lakh from the hotelier by threatening to file false complaints against him at the Pune Municipal Corporation. They also allegedly threatened to kill the hotelier.

Traffic suspended along Jammu-Srinagar NH as heavy rain, snowfall lead to blocked roads

January 30, 2023 11:20 IST

Nearly 300 vehicles were reportedly stranded at different places along the road in Ramban district, officials said. The meteorological department in Srinagar also warned of an avalanche in vulnerable areas.

woman strangled to death in northeast Delhi

88-year-old woman tied up, strangled to death and her house robbed in Northeast Delhi

January 30, 2023 11:12 IST

The Delhi Police registered a case of theft and murder at the Dayalpur police station and are looking for the unknown accused.