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Sunday, October 17, 2021

Sasikala hoists party flag at MGR memorial, unveils plaque naming her AIADMK general secretary

October 17, 2021 2:51:22 pm

Sasikala said that it was time to unite for the sake of the party and the welfare of the people.

Pune: Brigadier rank officer booked for abetting suicide of woman Lieutenant Colonel

October 17, 2021 2:11:30 pm

The 43-year-old officer, who was undergoing training at the Military Intelligence Training School and Depot, was found hanging on Oct 13.

I-T raids on firms working on Congress’s political campaign finds unaccounted investments worth Rs 7 crore

October 17, 2021 1:41:36 pm

The Bengaluru-based firm has called this an "outright abuse of tax agencies for political aims".

Bengaluru: Gang kills man, surrenders at police station with body

October 17, 2021 1:29:51 pm

Bhaskar was allegedly in a relationship with Muniraju's sister which triggered the assault on him, said the police.

Bhanwari Devi murder case key accused Mahipal Maderna dies after fight with cancer

October 17, 2021 1:28:08 pm

According to family friend Ram Prakash, Maderna was undergoing therapy at his residence in Jodhpur after returning from Chennai following treatment.

‘Last chance for resurrection’: Navjot Singh Sidhu writes to Sonia Gandhi on 13 issues in Punjab

October 17, 2021 2:34:02 pm

Among the points highlighted by Sidhu in the letter are justice in sacrilege cases, Punjab's drugs menace, agricultural issues, employment opportunities, sand mining, and welfare of backward classes.

DMRC introduces free high-speed Wi-Fi on all stations of yellow line

October 17, 2021 4:06:16 pm

Passengers can access Wi-Fi by selecting “OUI DMRC FREE WIFI” on their phone, enter their number and email ID to receive an OTP.

Singhu lynching: ‘System failed to deliver justice to Sikhs’, Akal Takht leader demands probe by independent agency

October 17, 2021 12:37:53 pm

Giani Harpreet Singh has termed the killing of Lakhbir Singh as a failure of rule of law and demanded a probe to "bring out all aspects of this incident in the knowledge of the world so that the right version of Sikh community can be presented."

Twin brothers die after falling from 25th floor of Ghaziabad highrise

October 17, 2021 12:11:19 pm

Cops are awaiting the post-mortem report and an initial round of questioning will follow to determine whether there was any foul play

Singhu lynching: Two more Nihang Sikhs arrested following surrender, to be produced in court

October 17, 2021 11:55:46 am

Bhagwant Singh and Govind Preet Singh were taken into custody after both “confessed” to their role in the murder. The police are currently verifying their version of events.

Karnataka covid news

Covid-19 vaccination certificate mandatory for entry to malls, cinema halls in Dakshina Kannada

October 17, 2021 11:52:46 am

The additional surveillance measure will be in place from Sunday as a precautionary measure to ensure the pandemic situation does not worsen, said deputy commissioner K V Rajendra.

Govt to decide tax cut on petrol after reviewing the state’s economy: Karnataka CM

October 17, 2021 11:51:47 am

Sindagi and Hangal Assembly constituencies in the state will go for by-polls on October 30, and the counting of votes will take place on November 2.

Madhya Pradesh: Four hurt as speeding car rams into Durga procession; driver held

October 17, 2021 1:58:29 pm

The incident occurred on the road outside the Bhopal railway station on late Saturday night when the procession was moving forward, Bajaria police station in-charge Umesh Yadav told PTI.

TMC MLA threatens to chop off wrists of ‘land-sharks’ trying to grab playground

October 17, 2021 11:46:29 am

Kamarhati MLA Madan Mitra, however, later apologised for the comment. "I withdraw such words as I understand that we are the ruling party and we should show some restraint but such people only understand such language," Mitra said.

Pimpri-Chinchwad police detain 13 for illegal stock trading

October 17, 2021 11:06:40 am

The police have seized cash, 15 cell phones and computers from the suspects.

Child rights panel writes to Delhi Police chief, flags non-reporting of POCSO cases to welfare committees

October 17, 2021 10:48:56 am

DCPCR chairperson Anurag Kundu said that cases are not being reported as local police are “either unaware or unconcerned about the provisions of the law”.

Delhi: North MCD ties up with with SBI for digital payment of municipal services

October 17, 2021 10:32:04 am

Commissioner Sanjay Goel said the SBI e-pay aggregator will facilitate online payment of municipal taxes and fees for any services using SBI's gateway.

Delhi weather today: Rainfall lashes parts of capital; air quality remains ‘poor’

October 17, 2021 9:50:30 am

While the national capital’s air quality had fallen to the ‘poor’ category on Saturday, the forecasting system, SAFAR, predicts that wind reversal and rainfall could mean better AQI over the next three days, though it is likely to remain ‘poor’ on Sunday.

UT: Online fraudsters cheat man of Rs 20.12 lakh

October 17, 2021 9:38:07 am

The fraud took place between October 2020 and July 2021.

Chandigarh: Coaching institute told to pay Rs 1.01 lakh to student

October 17, 2021 9:29:23 am

The total fee of four years was fixed at Rs 1,92,728 which was paid by the complainant by way of post-dated cheques/DDs and duly encashed by the institute, FIIT JEE Limited.

Punjab: Month-and-a-half after woman found dead, one held

October 17, 2021 9:15:14 am

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Navjot Singh Mahal said that the woman’s dead body was found in a plastic bag near Goslan village on August 21, following which a team led by Deputy SP (Kharar II) Bikram Brar began an investigation in the matter.

Need regular fogging, fumigation to combat dengue spread, say residents

October 17, 2021 9:08:38 am

As dengue cases continue to rise in Panchkula, breaking several years' record, city residents speak to The Indian Express, sharing their concerns and highlighting the shortcomings in local governance, administration.

Punjab: Thar driver held for damaging police vehicle

October 17, 2021 8:44:42 am

The SHO's vehicle was being driven by constable Vinod Kumar. SHO Lakhbir Singh was sitting in the rear seat. The front portion of the government vehicle was damaged.

Tricity reports two new Covid cases, no deaths

October 17, 2021 8:43:34 am

The total number of samples tested in the last 24 hours is 1,533.

Bengaluru: Man arrested for posing as IAS officer to dupe people on pretext of giving jobs  

October 17, 2021 8:31:42 am

The man, identified as Sandeep, had cheated people of more than Rs 15 lakh, police said.