A journalist with 7+ years of experience, I pretty much inhale and exhale news – figuratively speaking. Cooking, reading and playing with my dog take up the remaining hours of my normal day. I have an inclination for true crime stories, and love listening to such podcasts.
Articles by Sharangee Dutta
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bali on Tuesday and was greeted by Indonesian President Joko Widodo. During the two-day G20 Summit, PM Modi is expected to hold many bilateral meetings.
The CAQM review panel said that the improvement in Delhi-NCR's AQI is expected to sustain, and it will monitor the situation again on November 18.
Delhi Police on Monday arrested Aftab Poonawalla for allegedly killing his 26-year-old live-in partner Shraddha Walker at their rented flat in Delhi following a fight in May this year. The accused cut her body into at least 35 pieces and disposed those of in and around Delhi.
The incident happened when the victim, a second-year college student, was alone at home. She was later found by her younger sister in an unconscious state in the courtyard and bleeding from her private parts.
At a press briefing on Monday, BJP leader Ramvir Singh Bidhuri claimed that the Delhi Jal Board scam happened when chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was the chairman of the body. In this regard, Bidhuri requested Delhi LG VK Saxena to file an FIR against the CM and seal all accounts.
Turkey's interior minister Suleyman Soylu accused the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) of causing the bomb attack, according to AFP.
Chandrashekhar Bawankule claimed that during his tenure as the chief minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray did not visit the state secretariat in Mumbai for 18 months and “senior officials had to wait for his appointment”.
Taking to Twitter, Congress MP Jairam Ramesh wrote that the previous UPA government had launched the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in September 2013 but Prime Minister Narendra Modi “won't give an iota of credit where due”.
Schools have been directed to stay shut in various districts, including Tiruvallur, Madurai, Sivaganga and Kancheepuram. In Madurai, Kancheepuram and Trivallur, colleges have also been asked to stay closed due to incessant rainfall.
On November 11, the Supreme Court ordered the release of all the remaining six convicts, mirroring the reasoning of poor health and good behaviour it had cited in May in the release of another convict in the assassination case.
TMC's Mahua Moitra is among several petitioners in the Supreme Court who have challenged the Gujarat government's decision to grant remission to the 11 convicts in the Bilkis Bano case.
Despite the ECI providing a voluntary facility to all 80 plus voters to vote via ballot papers at their homes, Naro Devi preferred to exercise her franchise via the EVM at the polling station.
The national spokesperson of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) Ramesh Shinde said that if they do not stage protest against stand-up comedian Vir Das, then it would mean they support his ‘two Indias’ remark.
The BJP is aiming to retain power in Himachal Pradesh, and break the tradition since 1982 wherein the party and rival Congress alternatively ruled the northern hill state.
Multiple rescue teams of the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and the State Disaster Relief Force (SDRF) comprising 800 personnel have also been deployed in Himachal Pradesh for the assembly elections.
In his resignation letter, UK cabinet minister Gavin Williamson said he was resigning to “comply fully” with an investigation into the bullying allegations raised against him.
The US midterm election on Tuesday will decide who between Republicans and President Joe Biden's Democrats will control Congress.
The latest update on the Apple App Store says that the “blue checkmark” on Twitter will allow users to have verified accounts “just like the celebrities, companies, and politicians” they “already follow”.
The death toll climbed to 5,30,452 with 1,375 more fatalities, including 1,369 deaths reconciled by Punjab and two reconciled by Kerala, the health ministry's bulletin data revealed.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee called her Tamil Nadu counterpart MK Stalin a “political friend”.
Jharkhand BJP chief Deepak Prakash said that it is “evident” the entire scam of illegal mining is “worth a thousand of crores”.
Elon Musk announced on Tuesday that verified users on Twitter need to pay $8 monthly fee in order to maintain their badges. He added that they will have access to several other features of the app.
The MHA recently issued a notification empowering two more Gujarat district collectors to grant citizenship certificates to six minorities of Afghanistan - Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians - under Section 16 of the Citizenship Act 1955. It is, however, not linked to CAA, 2019.
At a press conference in Telangana on Monday, Rahul Gandhi was asked about KCR changing the name of his party from Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) to Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS). To this, he said the “reality” is that only the grand old party's “ideology…can defeat that of the BJP”.
Schools have been shut in Chennai and six other districts such as Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur, and Chengelpet, in view of the incessant rainfall.
Overcrowding and negligence on part of those responsible for handling the bridge have so far emerged as primary concerns for the mishap. Between 400 and 500 people were on the bridge at the time of the accident, which was thrice its capacity.
Schools have been shut in the Tamil Nadu capital and six other districts - Tiruvallur, Chengelpet, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, and Kancheepuram, PTI reported.
A five-layer-ground-to-air security cordon has been put in place ahead of President Murmu's visit to Gautam Buddh Nagar to attend the 7th India Water Week in Greater Noida. Use of private drones have been banned by police in both Noida and Greater Noida.
The deceased family members hailed from the Jaliya Devani village in Dhrol taluka in Jamnagar.
More than 130 people have lost their lives so far in the incident, which occurred on Sunday evening. At the time of the accident, 400-500 were on the newly renovated bridge, which was thrice its capacity.