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  • Mar 08, 2022 11:23 PM IST

    Allahabad HC grants bail to SP leader Azam Khan in land grab case

    The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court on Tuesday granted bail to Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan in a land grab case. However, Khan will continue to be in jail as judgement in two cases against him is reserved, according to news agency ANI. 

  • Mar 08, 2022 11:14 PM IST

    Telangana adds 91 new Covid cases, 241 more recoveries

    Telangana on Tuesday added 91 new Covid-19 cases and 241 more recoveries, which pushed the total number of cases and recoveries to 7,89,951 and 7,84,465 respectively. 

  • Mar 08, 2022 09:59 PM IST

    SP workers protest outside EVM strong room in Varanasi

    Samajwadi Party workers staged a protest outside an EVM strong room in Varanasi's Pahariya Mandi area following party chief Akhilesh Yadav alleging earlier in the day that Varanasi DM is transporting EVMs without informing local candidates.

  • Mar 08, 2022 08:19 PM IST

    SP chief Akhilesh Yadav says Varanasi DM transporting EVMs

    Ahead of March 10 counting of assembly election votes day, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav alleged that the Varanasi DM is “transporting EVMs without giving any information to local candidates”. "[The] EC should look into it,” he added at a press conference. Read more.

  • Mar 08, 2022 06:12 PM IST

    At least 4 security personnel killed in a blast in Pakistan

    At least four security personnel were killed and more than 20 injured in a blast near Thandi Sarak in district Sibi of Balochistan in Pakistan, ANI reported citing Pakistan media.

  • Mar 08, 2022 05:35 PM IST

    India to resume regular international flight ops from March 27

    India on Tuesday announced that it will resume international commercial flight operations from March 27 onwards in wake of increased vaccination coverage against Covid-19 worldwide and also after consultations with stakeholders. Read more

  • Mar 08, 2022 05:12 PM IST

    Shiv Sena lodges FIR against Jitendra Navlani and 4 ED officials for extortion

    Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said on Tuesday that the party has lodged an FIR with Mumbai Police against Jitendra Navlani and four ED officials for extortion. “Mumbai police is beginning the probe from today. Mark my words some Enforcement Directorate officials will be behind bars,” he added.

    Raut said that Navlani works for the federal agency and there are records on crores of rupees getting transferred to seven of his companies from real estate firms soon after the ED began probing them. “This is extortion money of ED officers. Besides digital transfers, there are cash transactions,” the Shiv Sena leader added.

  • Mar 08, 2022 04:26 PM IST

    Delhi HC refuses to stay govt’s move to withdraw discounts on price of liquor

    Delhi high court has refused to stay the Union territory (UT) government's decision to withdraw discounts on price of liquor. Several pleas had been filed by liquor license holders against the move, saying that their sales have dropped owing to the discount removal. The court has kept the matter for March 25.

  • Mar 08, 2022 02:40 PM IST

    Jay Prakash Majumdar appointed one of TMC's vice presidents

    Newly inducted TMC leader Jay Prakash Majumdar has been appointed as one of the vice-presidents of the party. He joined the party today after being suspended from the BJP in January.

  • Mar 08, 2022 02:28 PM IST

    India and China to hold 15th round of military talks on March 11

    India and China to hold 15th round of military talks on March 11.

  • Mar 08, 2022 01:30 PM IST

    Jay Prakash Majumdar, suspended BJP leader, joins TMC in Mamata's presence

  • Mar 08, 2022 01:16 PM IST

    Budget session of  Odisha Assembly will begin from March 25 

  • Mar 08, 2022 01:02 PM IST

    Fire breaks out at a scrap godown near HP petrol pump in Maharashtra

  • Mar 08, 2022 12:04 PM IST

    Watch: Congress MLA Amba Prasad rides a horse to Jharkhand Assembly on International Women's day

  • Mar 08, 2022 12:00 PM IST

    Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar proposes over 1.77 lakh crore state budget 

    Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday presented the state’s budget of   1.77 lakh crore for the financial year 2022-2023, reports ANI.

  • Mar 08, 2022 11:50 AM IST

    HC rejects Malayalam star Dileep's plea against fresh probe in actor sexual assault case

    The Kerala high court on Tuesday turned down Malayalam star Dileep's plea to quash fresh investigation against him in the 2017 sexual assault case of an actor.

  • Mar 08, 2022 11:27 AM IST

    Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board files FIR against fake chopper booking websites

    Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board has filed an FIR with the Jammu and Kashmir police cyber department against fake websites for duping devotees in the garb of providing tickets for chopper bookings, reports ANI. 

  • Mar 08, 2022 09:35 AM IST

    Govt of Telangana declares holiday for women employees on the occasion of International Women's Day 

    The government of Telangana has declared a special holiday for all women employees on Tuesday on the occasion of International Women's Day, reports news agency IANS.

  • Mar 08, 2022 09:09 AM IST

    India adds 3,993 new Covid-19 infections, 108 deaths; active caseload falls below 50,000

    India reports 3,993 new cases of Covid-19, and 108 deaths in the last 24 hours. The active cases now stand at 49948, according to Union health ministry. 

  • Mar 08, 2022 08:44 AM IST

    International Women’s Day: Women troops of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) patrolling in Arunachal Pradesh

  • Mar 08, 2022 07:48 AM IST

    Mizoram reported 839 new Covid-19 cases and 664 deaths

  • Mar 08, 2022 07:00 AM IST

    Sitharaman interacts with entrepreneurs in Bengaluru 

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held an interaction with leading entrepreneurs of IT/BT, Startups and Semiconductor sectors on Monday, reports news agency ANI.

  • Mar 08, 2022 06:31 AM IST

    Delhi: Satyendar Jain inaugurates  polyclinic at Jwala Nagar, Shahdara

  • Mar 08, 2022 05:39 AM IST

    Schools in Ladakh reopens for students after almost two years 

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Pakistan links emerge from savage Udaipur murder

  • Self radicalized Riyaz and Ghous were arrested in Rajsamand while on their way to shoot a video at Ajmer Sharif for avenging the Prophet insult.
The arrested accused are both the residents of Surajpole in Udaipur. (ANI)
The arrested accused are both the residents of Surajpole in Udaipur. (ANI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 10:17 AM IST
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Rebel MLAs headed to Goa from Guwahati, Shinde says ready for floor test

Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Wednesday sent a letter to chief minister Uddhav Thackeray, asking him to face a floor test on June 30.
Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde with other MLAs during a meeting, in Guwahati (HT_PRINT)
Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde with other MLAs during a meeting, in Guwahati (HT_PRINT)
Updated on Jun 29, 2022 10:23 AM IST
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At 14,506, India sees 23% rise in daily Covid cases; 30 more succumb in 24 hours

India Covid-19 cases Junes 29, 2022: The country also saw 11,574 new recoveries, while the total number of active patients surged to 99,602.
A student reacts while receiving a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during a vaccination drive, in Jammu. (ANI)
A student reacts while receiving a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during a vaccination drive, in Jammu. (ANI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 10:10 AM IST
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Uddhav Thackeray's floor test to be live telecast: Governor's 7 instructions

Uddhav Thackeray floor test tomorrow: There will be no other agenda in the special session the Governor has asked to convene for Uddhav Thackeray's floor test. There will be no adjournement and the process of the trust vote has to be ended before 5pm. 
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray will face the floor test tomorrow and the entire proceeding will be live telecast. 
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray will face the floor test tomorrow and the entire proceeding will be live telecast. 
Published on Jun 29, 2022 10:06 AM IST
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UP: Minor girl’s body found in Lakhimpur fields; parents allege rape and murder

The girl’s parents, in their police complaint, raised the allegations after they found their daughter’s scarf wrapped around her neck
Representational image.
Representational image.
Published on Jun 29, 2022 09:51 AM IST
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Maha political turmoil in final lap, Thackeray asked to face floor test tomorrow

The direction came a day after the Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) met Koshyari on Tuesday and demanded the government prove its majority on the floor of the assembly
Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray has been asked to face a floor test and prove his majority by convening a special session of the state legislature at 11 am on Thursday. (HT PHOTO)
Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray has been asked to face a floor test and prove his majority by convening a special session of the state legislature at 11 am on Thursday. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 29, 2022 10:18 AM IST
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2022 Kawasaki Versys 650 launched in India with Traction Control, TFT Cluster

  • Kawasaki Versys has been given major feature updates for 2022.
2022 Kawasaki Versys 650 comes with major updates.
2022 Kawasaki Versys 650 comes with major updates.
Published on Jun 29, 2022 09:33 AM IST
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Defeat hate together, says Rahul Gandhi as politicians decry Udaipur hate crime

The hate crime sparked protests in Udaipur and prompted the suspension of Internet services in Rajasthan
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said brutalism in the name of religion cannot be tolerated and added those who spread terror should be punished immediately. (HT PHOTO)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said brutalism in the name of religion cannot be tolerated and added those who spread terror should be punished immediately. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 29, 2022 09:47 AM IST
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Ladakh: Helicopter services now open for tourists and general public

The services will cover Leh, Kargil, Padum, Lingshed, Dibling, Neyrak, Diskit, Turtuk, Srinagar and Jammu for the time being and will extend to other regions too
The administration has opened the services with two choppers, a five-seater B-3 chopper and a larger Mi-172. (Ht file photo)
The administration has opened the services with two choppers, a five-seater B-3 chopper and a larger Mi-172. (Ht file photo)
Updated on Jun 29, 2022 09:13 AM IST
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Morning brief: GST Council agrees on measures to reduce compliance burden

  • Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the 47th meeting of the GST Council, in Chandigarh on Tuesday.(ANI)
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the 47th meeting of the GST Council, in Chandigarh on Tuesday.(ANI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 09:10 AM IST
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‘Disturbing picture’: Governor asks Uddhav Thackeray to face floor test tomorrow

Maharashtra floor test tomorrow: The rebel MLAs who have been camping in Guwahati under the leadership of Eknath Shinde will come back to Mumbai to take part in the floor test. 
Uddhav Thackeray to face floor test tomorrow at 11am, Governor sends letter(HT_PRINT)
Uddhav Thackeray to face floor test tomorrow at 11am, Governor sends letter(HT_PRINT)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 09:06 AM IST
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Vasundhara Raje blasts Gehlot over Udaipur beheading: It has become clear that..

  • Udaipur beheading case: One of the assailants attacked Kanhaiya Lal with a sharp-edged weapon while the other recorded the crime on his mobile phone, police said.
BJP leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje.(PTI)
BJP leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje.(PTI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 08:52 AM IST
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Fire breaks out at godown in outer Delhi

Delhi Fire Services officials said fire tenders were rushed to the spot and 26 of them were dousing the flames
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Updated on Jun 29, 2022 09:47 AM IST
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'Muslims will never allow…': Ajmer Dargah deewan on Udaipur killing

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot appealed to people to stay calm and not share the video as it would "serve the attackers' motive of creating discord in society".
The arrested accused, namely Rafiq Mohammed and Abdul Jabbar, who beheaded a man, are both the residents of Surajpole in Udaipur on Tuesday.(ANI)
The arrested accused, namely Rafiq Mohammed and Abdul Jabbar, who beheaded a man, are both the residents of Surajpole in Udaipur on Tuesday.(ANI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 07:21 AM IST
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'Fringe Sharma chilling at home': Mahua Moitra on Zubair's 4-day custody

Mahua Moitra is one of the opposition leaders who have come out in support of Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair. After Zubair's custory was extended by 4 more days, Mahua Moitra said these 4 days are enough for the police to 'cook up whatever else they need to'.
Mahua Moitra has come out in support of Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair arrested on Monday for a 2018 tweet. (PTI)
Mahua Moitra has come out in support of Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair arrested on Monday for a 2018 tweet. (PTI)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 07:12 AM IST
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