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Jul 12, 2022 08:19 PM IST
Udaipur tailor murder: 3 accused sent to NIA custody, 4 to judicial custody
The NIA court in Jaipur sent three accused in the Udaipur tailor murder case, including main accused Mohammad Riyaz Akhtari and Gaus Mohammed, to NIA’s custody and sent four others to judicial custody. Read more
Jul 12, 2022 08:14 PM IST
Retail inflation eases in June to 7.01%, but still above RBI’s upper limit
India’s retail inflation marginally eased for the second month in a row to 7.01% in June from a year ago, official data on Tuesday showed, but consumer prices, which rose 7.04% in May, continued to breach the Reserve Bank of India’s upper limit of 6% for the sixth straight month. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 07:59 PM IST
J&K: Policeman dies, two others injured as terrorists open fire in Srinagar
One policeman died and two others were injured on Tuesday when terrorists fired upon a naka party in the Lal Bazar area of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. The area has been cordoned, police said. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 07:31 PM IST
Covid-19 pandemic is 'nowhere near over': WHO chief
Covid-19 pandemic is 'nowhere near over,' quoted AFP WHO chief as saying.
Jul 12, 2022 06:05 PM IST
‘Not narrow minded’: Uddhav's Sena to back NDA nominee Droupadi Murmu for Prez
The Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena will extend its support to Droupadi Murmu, the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) candidate, for the Presidential election. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 05:50 PM IST
Sri Lanka crisis: Fleeing president stopped at airport, may rely on Navy aid
Embattled Sri Lanka president Gotabaya Rajapaksa is considering using a naval vessel to flee the island nation, news agency AFP said Tuesday citing official sources. Rajapaksa, 73, had promised to resign and assured a “peaceful transition of power” following widespread protests over the country's worst economic crisis in living memory. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 05:48 PM IST
Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin tests positive for Covid 19
Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin has tested positive for Covid 19. He made the announcement on Twitter.
Jul 12, 2022 05:32 PM IST
BJP is ‘control-freak’, ‘dossier-loving’ government: Congress
Congress MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Tuesday hit out the ruling BJP government regarding its governance “antics” using the judiciary. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 03:07 PM IST
Leaders to discuss joint projects, economic partnership at I2U2 Summit: MEA
Joint projects and ways to strengthen economic partnership in trade and investment are among the points that will be discussed when leaders of India, Israel, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the United States (US) meet for the first I2U2 Summit on Thursday. Read More
Jul 12, 2022 01:26 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 4 men allegedly gang rape minor girl in Jashpur
Four men allegedly gang-raped a 16-year-old girl in Chhattisgarh’s Jashpur district when she was on her way to a relative’s place on Saturday, police said on Tuesday.
Jul 12, 2022 01:11 PM IST
J&K police, security forces recover gas cylinder fitted with firecrackers on a road
Jul 12, 2022 11:49 AM IST
SC extends interim bail for Alt News co-founder Mohd Zubair in hate speech case
Supreme Court extends the interim bail granted to journalist and fact-checker Mohammed Zubair in the hate speech FIR registered against him at Sitapur in UP. Zubair's plea to quash the FIR will be heard next on September 7.
Jul 12, 2022 10:21 AM IST
Security tightened outside AIADMK office in Chennai after Monday's clash between OPS, EPS supporters
Security beefed up outside the AIADMK office in Chennai where a clash broke out yesterday between the supporters of E Palaniswami and O Paneerselvam, on the sidelines of the party's general council meeting led by E Palaniswami.
Jul 12, 2022 10:06 AM IST
Pakistani columnist claims to pass information to ISI from India visits: Report
Pakistani columnist claims he passed information to ISI from his India visits, reports ANI.
Jul 12, 2022 09:37 AM IST
13,615 new Covid cases in India, 3,063 fewer than yesterday; active caseload hits 1.31 lakh-mark
Jul 12, 2022 09:11 AM IST
Bomb hurled at RSS office in Kerala's Kannur district
Bomb hurled at RSS office in Payyannur, Kannur district. The incident happened early this morning with window glasses of the building broken in the attack, as per Payyannur police, reported ANI.
Jul 12, 2022 08:24 AM IST
Heavy rain continues to flood several areas in Gujarat
Several parts of Navsari in Gujarat inundate increasingly amid a heavy downpour, causing distress to people and animals.
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Jul 12, 2022 07:24 AM IST
No solution can be arrived at cost of innocent lives: India's counsellor over Ukraine war at UNSC
“With millions becoming homeless and forced to take shelter in neighboring countries. From beginning of conflict, India has been consistently calling for complete secession of all hostilities and advocated the part of peace, dialogue & diplomac,” says Pratik Mathur, Counsellor, at UNSC.
“We support all efforts to alleviate the sufferings of the people of Ukraine especially encouraging talks between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. We believe that no solution can be arrived at the cost of innocent lives. We continue to reiterate that the global order is anchored on international law, UN charter and respect for territorial integrity and sovereignty of states,” he adds.
Jul 12, 2022 07:21 AM IST
'India remains deeply concerned for Ukraine'
“India remains deeply concerned over the situation in Ukraine. The conflict has resulted in loss of lives & countless miseries for its people, particularly for women, children & the elderly,” says Pratik Mathur, Counsellor, at UNSC.
Jul 12, 2022 07:08 AM IST
On Aurangabad's name change, AIMIM MP says this
Changing the name of Aurangabad will put a burden of around ₹1000 crores on the (Maharashtra) govt. This is only to change the documents of the government department. Common people have to go through a burden of several thousand crores, says AIMIM MP Imtiaz Jaleel.
Jul 12, 2022 06:55 AM IST
First image of Webb Telescope
The first full-colour image from NASA's James Webb Space Telescope reveals the deepest ever view of the universe to date. It shows galaxies once invisible to us. Read more
Jul 12, 2022 05:42 AM IST
Security beefed up for PM’s Jharkhand visit, Deoghar airport and home
Elaborate arrangments have been made for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Tuesday visit to Jharkhand’s Deoghar district, where he is scheduled to inaugurate multiple projects, including an airport, officials said.
Modi will also lay foundation stones for various development initiatives and take part in an 11.5-km-long road show, a senior police officer said, adding that security has been tightened in the district.