Date wise Archive

Mau (UP)

A policeman allegedly shot dead his cousin and injured two others over a property dispute here. "The incident took place last night. Inspector Subhash, posted as head operator in the police wireless department in Shrawasti district, has been arrested.


The Centre has moved the Supreme Court over the Uttarakhand High Court judgement to accord the status of a "living human entity" to the Ganga river, citing administrative issues relating to the implementation of the order.


The national capital can turn into a desert if the green cover and forest land fall prey to illegal construction and encroachment, the Delhi High Court has observed.


Rahul Gandhi should become the Congress President and, under his leadership, the party would form government at the Centre after the next general elections, senior party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia said today.


Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that exploitation of farmers will not be tolerated, and officials, who ignore their interests, will not be spared.


DMK Working President MK Stalin today wondered how Prime Minister Narendra Modi could meet AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) leader O Panneerselvam but not the farmers or himself, who wanted to take up their cause with him.


Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said he was not aware of any possible meeting between actor Rajnikanth and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Rajnikanth is a great actor. Modi is a great leader.

Sambhal (UP)

The indefinite fast by the kin of Sepoy Sudesh Kumar, who was killed in Pakistani firing along the LoC in J&K last year, entered its third day today with his family members demanding that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visit their village.


The BJP today alleged that anarchy was prevailing in the education sector and that democracy was at stake in West Bengal under the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC).


Police today seized a consignment of explosives and liquor from a pick-up van from Mufassil police station area in Bihar's Rohtas district, a police officer said.


Biju Janata Dal supremo and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the party's rank and file to further strengthen relationship with the people.


Heat wave gripped the Bihar capital today with the maximum temperature soaring to 43.4 degrees Celsius. A Met office bulletin said the maximum temperature in Patna was recorded six degrees above normal.


Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today directed Deputy Commissioners (DCs) of all districts of the state to put in place all arrangements before the onset of monsoon.


Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has underlined connectivity as the biggest hurdle for development in the state and urged the Centre to remove communication bottleneck.


Arunachalee climber Anshu Jamsenpa today scripted history by scaling Mt Everest twice within five days. Jamsenpa, a mother of two, had conquered the world s highest peak for the fourth time on May 16 last.


In a bid to reduce the number of cases pending before it, the Calcutta High Court will hold special sittings during the summer vacation to hear cases that were instituted prior to 2000.

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Romen Dutta

Uber, the ridesharing app has announced the launch of uberBADD (Bars Against Drunk Driving) in Kolkata, in partnership with most famous bars, restaurants and nightclubs in the city to tackle the issue of drunk driving.


Durgapur Steel Plant observed the Anti-terrorism Day on Saturday. The observance started with the pledge taking by the senior officials and a section of employees of the plant on remaining alert and taking steps to avert terrorism.

Chairman, SBI presents Rs 2.65 cr for the cause
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SBI Foundation and Ali Yavar Jung National Institute of Speech and Hearing Disabilities (AYJNISHD), Mumbai took a small step in bringing smiles in the life of 50 families having children born with profound hearing loss. SBI Foundation provided the cost of Cochlear Implants and post-operative rehabilitation under CSR Project: SBI-Shravan Shakti to AYJNISHD.


Anti-terrorism day was observed at IISCO Steel Plant on Saturday. The day was marked by administering of an oath to employees across the Plant for combating terrorism in all forms.