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Updated on Nov 24, 2022 10:41 PM IST

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  • Nov 24, 2022 10:33 PM IST

    Massive fire breaks out at Bhagirath Palace market in Delhi, around 20 fire engines at spot

    Fierce fire broke out in the shops of Bhagirath Palace market of Chandni Chowk. Around 18 to 20 fire tenders rushed to the spot. The process of extinguishing is underway.

  • Nov 24, 2022 10:13 PM IST

    Fresh tension in Meghalaya as police vehicles attacked; internet suspended

    In a fresh tension, miscreants on Thursday evening torched a traffic booth and attacked three police vehicles, including a city bus, in Meghalaya's capital Shillong, news agency ANI reported.

  • Nov 24, 2022 06:17 PM IST

    Jama Masjid order restricting entry of women to be rescinded after Delhi LG's request, say sources

    Delhi LG, Shri VK Saxena spoke to Shahi Imam Bukhari of Jama Masjid and requested him to rescind the order restricting the entry of women in the Jama Masjid. Imam Bukhari has agreed to revoke the order, with the request that visitors respect and maintain the sanctity of the Mosque.

  • Nov 24, 2022 06:08 PM IST

    Army carries out cordon-and-search operation in border belt of J-K's Poonch

    The Army on Thursday carried out a cordon-and-search operation in the border belt of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. Based on information about the movement of suspected terrorists, the Army cordoned off Bhata forest in the Mendhar border belt and carried out a search operation, PTI reported.

  • Nov 24, 2022 04:45 PM IST

    Delhi murder case: Polygraph test is underway for accused Aaftab Poonawalla

    Polygraph test is underway, there can be more sessions. More information can not be shared. A collective team of experts will decide when Narco test will be conducted: Deepa Verma, Director, Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) on Shraddha murder accused Aftab.

  • Nov 24, 2022 04:34 PM IST

    Police complaint against Richa Chadha over 'Galwan' tweet calls for FIR

    Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit on Thursday filed a complaint against actor Richa Chadha over her 'Galwan says hi' tweet which has drawn criticism from various quarters. The complaint - filed with the Juhu Police Station in Mumbai - condemns the actor's tweet as a 'criminal act' and calls for a First Information Report (FIR) to be registered against her.

  • Nov 24, 2022 03:14 PM IST

    Jailed AAP minister Satyendar Jain withdraws Delhi court plea to stop airing clips from prison cell, to move HC instead

    Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain, who is mired in controversy over leaked CCTV visuals of him getting massages and outside meals, has withdrawn the plea he filed seeking to restrain media from airing the leaked footages.

    Jain’s counsel said that they will move the High Court, seeking this demand.

  • Nov 24, 2022 03:04 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee to travel to Delhi on Dec 5 for G20 meet called by PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said she will travel to New Delhi on December 5 to take part in the meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on preparations for the G20 Summit.

    Banerjee, however, said she would be participating in the meeting in the capacity of Trinamool Congress chairperson, and not as the Bengal CM.

  • Nov 24, 2022 02:10 PM IST

    Jama Masjid bans entry of women visiting alone or in group

    Jama Masjid administration haissued an order, imposing a ban on the entry of girls/women coming alone or in a group.

    PRO Sabiullah Khan said to ANI, "There is no restriction on girls/women coming with families, no restriction on married couples either."

  • Nov 24, 2022 01:33 PM IST

    Gujarat HC orders state govt to conduct survey of all bridges in state

    Gujarat HC ordered state govt to do a survey of all bridges in the state. HC says, ensure bridges are in proper condition. HC wants a list of all bridges, mentioning how many of them are in same condition. It states that there should be certified report and it needs to be placed before HC, reported ANI.

  • Nov 24, 2022 12:24 PM IST

    Asim Munir new Pakistan army chief, announces Shehbaz Sharif

    Lt Gen Asim Munir chosen as Pakistan's new Army chief, Lt Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza new Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.

  • Nov 24, 2022 11:12 AM IST

    SC peruses file on Election Commissioner Arun Goel appointment

    SC peruses file on Election Commissioner Arun Goel appointment, asks Centre if it was cleared in a 'tearing hurry'

  • Nov 24, 2022 10:52 AM IST

    Online RTI portal for Supreme Court to be fully operational today, says CJI

    Online RTI portal for the Supreme Court will be made fully operational today, announced Chief Justice DY Chandrachud

  • Nov 24, 2022 10:39 AM IST

    PM Narendra Modi extends greetings on Lachit Diwas.

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings on Lachit Diwas.

  • Nov 24, 2022 09:56 AM IST

    J&K: Raids underway at multiple locations across South Kashmir

    Searches are going on in multiple locations in Srinagar, Badgam and Pulwama districts in connection with recent threat to journalists. This is subsequent to the leads received from searches done a few days ago in the same case: Srinagar Police, reported ANI

  • Nov 24, 2022 09:08 AM IST

    Priyanka, Robert Vadra join Bharat Jodo Yatra in Madhya Pradesh

    Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and her husband Robert Vadra joined Bharat Jodo Yatra today for the first time since the Yatra started with their son Raihan Vadra.

  • Nov 24, 2022 09:01 AM IST

    Maharashtra: 233 measles cases reported in Mumbai this year

    233 measles cases reported in Mumbai this year, 12 deaths reported this year, as per the data by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).

  • Nov 24, 2022 08:02 AM IST

    Delhi's air quality improves to ‘moderate’ category

    Delhi's air quality improves to 'Moderate' category, with the Air Quality Index (AQI) recorded at 173 this morning, reported ANI.

  • Nov 24, 2022 07:26 AM IST

    Uttarakhand: Madrassas to run along lines of modern schools

    “There is also a preparation to run madrassas along the lines of modern schools. In the first phase, 7 madrassas will be made modern, two in Dehradun, two in Udham Singh Nagar, two in Haridwar and one in Nainital” said Waqf Board Chairman Shadab Shams to ANI.

  • Nov 24, 2022 07:23 AM IST

    Uttarakhand: Dress code, NCERT text books to be implemented in madrassas

    Waqf Board Chairman Shadab Shams said Uttarakhand govt is trying to rejuvenate the madrassas. The dress code will be implemented from the next session in all 103 madrassas under the purview of Waqf Board in Uttarakhand. NCERT books will also be implemented in all madrassas, reported ANI.

  • Nov 24, 2022 07:05 AM IST

    FIFA World cup: German players protest on sanctions over "OneLove" armband

    Germany players placed their hands over their mouths during a team photo ahead of their game against Japan for their World Cup Group E as the row over FIFA's threat of sanctions over the "OneLove" armband continued, reports Reuters

  • Nov 24, 2022 06:14 AM IST

    Odisha: Over 30 injured in explosions during fireworks competition

    Over 30 people were injured in explosions that took place while a fireworks competition was underway during an immersion procession at Balia Bazaar within Sadar PS in Kendrapara. All injured were admitted to Kendrapara District HQ Hospital, said Amrut Rituraja, DM Kendrapada, reported ANI.

  • Nov 24, 2022 05:34 AM IST

    3.4 magnitude quake hits Meghalaya

    An earthquake of magnitude 3.4 occurred 37km East-North-East of Tura, Meghalaya at around 03:46am today. The depth of the earthquake was 5 km below the ground: National Center for Seismology, reported ANI.

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MNS leader threatens against release of 'The Legend of Maula Jatt' in India

Published on Dec 09, 2022 10:49 PM IST

The Legend of Maula Jatt is one of the highest budget movie in Pakistani film history. It is a remake of Pakistani classic film Maula Jatt, starring Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan.

Fawad Khan in a still from The Legend of Maula Jatt.
Fawad Khan in a still from The Legend of Maula Jatt.

‘A Republic Day gift’: SC asks Centre to help 500 foreign-returned MBBS students

Published on Dec 09, 2022 10:28 PM IST

The Supreme Court told the government that it was refraining from issuing any directions but the Centre should try to find a solution by the next date of hearing, January 25

The Supreme Court suggested that the Centre could constitute a committee of experts to figure out the way out so that the students do not suffer (File Photo/Representative image)
The Supreme Court suggested that the Centre could constitute a committee of experts to figure out the way out so that the students do not suffer (File Photo/Representative image)

Cyclone Mandous: Flights cancelled, NDRF on alert as landfall process begins

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 10:31 PM IST

Cyclone Mandous news: Over 10 flights were cancelled at Chennai Airport on Friday due to the adverse weather arising from Cyclone Mandous, an official statement on Twitter read.

The IMD predicted that the maximum wind speed will cross up to 85km/hours in view of Cyclone Mandous. (ANI Photo)(Anathakrishnan L)
The IMD predicted that the maximum wind speed will cross up to 85km/hours in view of Cyclone Mandous. (ANI Photo)(Anathakrishnan L)

‘Religious festivals not source of riots’: SC junks plea to regulate processions

Published on Dec 09, 2022 09:59 PM IST

The NGO, Citizens for Justice and Peace, sought permission to withdraw the petition but this request was declined by the Supreme Court. “You should be clear on what this court should enter into and where it should not”

The Supreme Court said the petition sought a common SOP for all states which could not be issued when the situation varied from one district, and state to another (HT File Photo)
The Supreme Court said the petition sought a common SOP for all states which could not be issued when the situation varied from one district, and state to another (HT File Photo)

Set the ‘house in order’, SC says to army on women officers

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 09:57 PM IST

A plea of 34 women army officers who have alleged about promotions to perform "combat and commanding roles" in the army was being heard on Friday.

Col Priyamvada A Mardikar and Col Asha Kale, both permanent commissioned officers, are among the petitioners.
Col Priyamvada A Mardikar and Col Asha Kale, both permanent commissioned officers, are among the petitioners.

Over 8,000 Indians imprisoned in foreign jails, half in Gulf countries: MEA

Published on Dec 09, 2022 09:48 PM IST

About a query on whether the inmates lodged in UAE jails can serve the rest of their sentence in Indian jails, MoS said under an agreement signed in 2011, those Indian nationals can be transferred to India to serve the remainder of their sentence and vice-versa.

This comes after the case of eight former naval officers who were detained in Doha again came into the spotlight.(SHUTTERSTOCK)
This comes after the case of eight former naval officers who were detained in Doha again came into the spotlight.(SHUTTERSTOCK)

As Tamil Nadu braces for cyclone Mandous, Chennai cancels over 12 flights, shuts parks

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 09:23 PM IST

Mandous will cross the coast between north Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh around December 9 night and early next day, the regional weather office said on Friday

Chennai: Youngsters react as waves crash at the sea-shore ahead of the landfall of cyclonic storm Mandous, in Chennai on Friday (PTI)
Chennai: Youngsters react as waves crash at the sea-shore ahead of the landfall of cyclonic storm Mandous, in Chennai on Friday (PTI)

Daily brief: Over 1.6 million Indians renounced citizenship since 2011

Published on Dec 09, 2022 08:57 PM IST

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

An average of 135,130 people have annually renounced their Indian citizenship since 2011. (Representational Image)
An average of 135,130 people have annually renounced their Indian citizenship since 2011. (Representational Image)

‘Will be honest broker’: Sweden pledges hard push to EU-India free trade pact

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 08:49 PM IST

Swedish foreign trade minister Johan Forssell said Sweden will act as an “honest broker” and do its best to assist in the negotiations for the EU-India FTA. “This is also based on trust, you can’t have it my way or the highway”.

Swedish foreign trade minister Johan Forssell said a trade deal “based on trust and friendship” will be a priority for the Swedish presidency of the 27-member bloc. (Twitter/PiyushGoyalOffc)
Swedish foreign trade minister Johan Forssell said a trade deal “based on trust and friendship” will be a priority for the Swedish presidency of the 27-member bloc. (Twitter/PiyushGoyalOffc)

1,100 Indian students still in Ukraine, advised in Oct to leave: Meenakshi Lekhi

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 07:47 PM IST

Minister of state for external affairs Meenakshi Lekhi said the Indian mission in Kyiv issued an advisory on October 25 asking all Indian citizens to “immediately leave Ukraine by available means”

Ukrainian law enforcement officers stand next to an entrance to the Kyiv Pechersk Lavra monastery compound, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine on November 22, 2022 (REUTERS File Photo)
Ukrainian law enforcement officers stand next to an entrance to the Kyiv Pechersk Lavra monastery compound, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine on November 22, 2022 (REUTERS File Photo)

TMC’s Saket Gokhale, arrested second time in 3 days, gets bail

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 07:24 PM IST

TMC national spokesperson Saket Gokhale was arrested on Thursday only hours after getting bail over a tweet on Gujarat's Morbi collapse incident pertaining to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the site.

Trinamool Congress (TMC) spokesperson Saket Gokhale.
Trinamool Congress (TMC) spokesperson Saket Gokhale.

1.6 million Indians renounced citizenship since 2011; 183,000 this year: Govt

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 10:35 PM IST

Minister of state for external affairs V Muraleedharan’s answer came in response to a question by Congress lawmaker Abdul Khaleque who sought details of the number of Indians who renounced their citizenship since January 2015.

An average of 135,130 people have annually renounced their Indian citizenship since 2011 (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
An average of 135,130 people have annually renounced their Indian citizenship since 2011 (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

SC junks PIL on regulating religious processions: ‘All not source of riots’

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 05:48 PM IST

The bench said the Supreme Court cannot be dragged into every area of law and order which is under the state.

Supreme Court of India. (ANI File Photo)
Supreme Court of India. (ANI File Photo)

Evening brief: Himachal CM frontrunner's reply on ‘Congress mukt Bharat’ jibe

Published on Dec 09, 2022 04:55 PM IST

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Congress' Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has emerged as one of the frontrunners for the post of chief minister of the hill state.
Congress' Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has emerged as one of the frontrunners for the post of chief minister of the hill state.

3,988 individuals in Punjab identified for radical activities; 220 received money from SFJ

Updated on Dec 09, 2022 05:07 PM IST

Of these 3,988 , 993 were directly taken under Punjab police’s deradicalisation scheme for counseling and 207 have been brought back into the mainstream, the data shows.

The analysis by Punjab police further showed that 45% of the radicalized persons had studied up to 10th standard, 36% up to 12th standard
The analysis by Punjab police further showed that 45% of the radicalized persons had studied up to 10th standard, 36% up to 12th standard
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