Highlights: 23-year-old man detained by Himachal police in ‘leaked video' row
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Sep 18, 2022 10:15 PM IST
Satellite-based internet service activated on the Siachen Glacier
Satellite-based internet service has been activated on the Siachen Glacier at 19,061 feet, the World's Highest Battlefield, by the Siachen Signallers: Indian Army’s Fire & Fury Corps
Sep 18, 2022 09:27 PM IST
18-year-old in Maharashtra dies by drowning in a water tank
An 18-year-old student of a Pune-based junior college drowned in a water tank at the Sinhagad Fort near here on Sunday, police said. The deceased was picnicking at the fort with a group of students from his college located in the Moshi area, news agency PTI reported.
Sep 18, 2022 09:02 PM IST
Delhi reports 95 fresh Covid cases, one death in last 24 hours
Delhi reports 95 fresh Covid-19 cases, 96 recoveries, and one death in the last 24 hours.
Sep 18, 2022 08:21 PM IST
Delhi police summons Jacqueline Fernandez to appear before EOW
Delhi Police has summoned actor Jacqueline Fernandez to appear before the Economic Offences Wing on September 19 at 11am.
Sep 18, 2022 08:05 PM IST
23-year-old man detained in Chandigarh University 'leaked video' row
Chandigarh University 'leaked video' row: 23-year-old man detained by Himachal police, reports ANI.
Sep 18, 2022 07:43 PM IST
'Project Cheetah' to be awarded to Indian firms under Make in India route
IAF's 'Project Cheetah' for weaponising Israeli drones to be awarded to Indian firms under Make in India route.
Sep 18, 2022 07:01 PM IST
Magnitude 4.4 earthquake hits Dibang Valley, Arunachal Pradesh
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred in Dibang Valley, Arunachal Pradesh at around 6.27pm. The depth of the earthquake was 10 km below the ground: National Center for Seismology.
Sep 18, 2022 06:39 PM IST
President Murmu signs Condolence Book in the memory of Queen Elizabeth II
President Droupadi Murmu signed the Condolence Book in the memory of Queen Elizabeth II at Lancaster House, London.
Sep 18, 2022 06:22 PM IST
Biden declares emergency for Puerto Rico due to Tropical Storm Fiona
US President Joe Biden on Sunday approved an emergency declaration for Puerto Rico as Tropical Storm Fiona headed toward the island at near hurricane strength.
Sep 18, 2022 05:40 PM IST
President Droupadi Murmu visited Westminster Hall London
President Droupadi Murmu visited Westminster Hall London where the body of Queen Elizabeth II is lying in state. The President offered tributes to the departed soul on her own behalf and on behalf of the people of India.
Sep 18, 2022 04:54 PM IST
NIA conducts searches at multiple locations in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh
NIA conducts searches at multiple locations in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh in a case registered against PFI cadres in Nizamabad by Telangana Police on 4th July, which was later taken over by the NIA.
Sep 18, 2022 04:19 PM IST
NCW takes cognisance of 'leaked' video of Chandigarh University students
The National Commission for Women has sought an FIR in connection with 'leaked' video of Chandigarh University students.
Sep 18, 2022 04:08 PM IST
AAP appoints Raghav Chadha as Co incharge for Gujarat polls
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has appointed Raghav Chadha as Co incharge for Gujarat polls.
Sep 18, 2022 02:50 PM IST
Lokayukta police registers case against Yediyurappa, family members on graft charges
The Lokayukta police in Karnataka have registered a case against former Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and several members of his family in connection with a corruption case.
Sep 18, 2022 01:44 PM IST
17 Bangladeshi nationals held in Assam for violating Indian visa rules
A total of 17 Bangladeshi nationals arrested for violating Indian visa rules. Accused arrested from remote Baghmari area of Biswanath district of Assam. They came here on tourist visas but were involved in religious preaching, which isn't allowed, said DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta.
Sep 18, 2022 12:41 PM IST
Earthquake of 7.2 magnitude strikes east coast of Taiwan, tsunami warning in Japan
A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's southeastern coast on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said, prompting Japan to issue a tsunami warning.
The quake hit at 2:44 pm (0644 GMT) about 50 kilometres (30 miles) north of the city of Taitung at a depth of 10 kilometres, the USGS said.
Sep 18, 2022 12:33 PM IST
Chandigarh University statement on ‘leaked videos' protest
Chandigarh University pro-chancellor Dr. RS Bawa said, “There are rumors that 7 girls have committed suicide whereas the fact is that no girl has attempted any such step. No girl has been admitted to hospital in the incident.”
“During the preliminary investigation conducted by the University there has been no videos found of any student which are objectionable except a personal video shot by a girl which was shared by herself to her boyfriend.
All the rumors of objectionable videos shot of other girl students are totally false and baseless,” he said.
Sep 18, 2022 12:01 PM IST
27 people killed in China bus crash, 'deadliest' road accident this year, state media
At least 27 people were killed in a bus crash in southwest China on Sunday, state media said, in the country's deadliest road accident so far this year, reported AFP.
Sep 18, 2022 11:36 AM IST
NIA conducts anti-terror raids in Andhra, Telangana over PFI case: Report
NIA conducts raids in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore, Nandyal and Telangana's Jagtial, in connection with the PFI case. The agency is searching the residence of one Shadulla who is the main accused in this case, reports ANI.
Sep 18, 2022 09:45 AM IST
Protest at Chandigarh University over leaked videos, Edu min appeals for calm
Punjab School Education minister HS Bains has appealed to Chandigarh University students to remain calm and assured them that the guilty won't be spared.
The students held a protest last night after alleged 'leaked objectionable videos' of women students went viral. Protesting students have alleged loss of life and injuries related to this incident. Police version awaited.
Sep 18, 2022 08:45 AM IST
India's active Covid caseload at 47,922 with 5,664 fresh infections
India registered 5,664 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours. The active caseload rose to 47,922. Total infections stood at 44,534,188.
Sep 18, 2022 08:26 AM IST
UP govt transfers 14 IAS officers, including 10 district magistrates
In a late night decision, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday reshuffled 14 Indian Administrative Service officers, including district magistrates of 10 districts.
According to the information received from the government, Hardoi, Barabanki, Mirzapur, Ghazipur, Agra, Chandauli, Mathura, Pilibhit, Bhadohi and Sant Kabir Nagar got new district magistrates.
Sep 18, 2022 07:40 AM IST
Shah flags off PM Modi's cross-country slum run in Delhi
Union Home minister Amit Shah flags off PM Modi's cross-country slum run at Dhyan Chand National stadium, in Delhi.
Sep 18, 2022 07:02 AM IST
Russia launches strikes in parts of Ukraine: Report
Russian forces launched strikes on Ukrainian positions in several parts of Ukraine, Reuters reported citing Russia's defence ministry.
Sep 18, 2022 06:29 AM IST
President Murmu reaches London ahead of Queen Elizabeth II's funeral
President of India Droupadi Murmu arrived in London to attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. The state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II will take place at Westminster Abbey on September 19.