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  • Feb 13, 2022 11:48 PM IST

    US, Japan, South Korea declare unity against North Korea

    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met his Japanese and South Korean counterparts on Saturday in Hawaii to discuss the threat posed by North Korea after Pyongyang began the year with several missile tests. “We are absolutely united in our approach, in our determination,” Blinken said after his talks with Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi and South Korean Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong, according to AFP. Read here.

  • Feb 13, 2022 10:50 PM IST

    Assam lifts all Covid-19-related curbs amid Covid-19 let up

    Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said that his government has decided to withdraw all compulsory Covid-19 testing facilities at airports, railway stations and hospitals from February 15. 

    Also, all restrictions including the ongoing night curfew, other Covid-19 curbs including a ban on social-religious gatherings will stand withdrawn, the chief minister said in a tweet.

    A detailed order regarding the same will be realeased on February 14, Sarma said.

  • Feb 13, 2022 10:28 PM IST

    Eknath Shinde's security upgraded after alleged letter from Naxals: Thane crime branch  

    Maharashtra urban development minister Eknath Shinde has received a letter allegedly sent by Naxals, following which his security was heightened, news agency ANI reported Thane's crime branch as saying.

    The police have registered a case and launched an investigation into the matter.

  • Feb 13, 2022 10:21 PM IST

    UP election 2022: Full list of Assembly seats going to polls in second phase

    The stage is set for the second phase of polling for Uttar Pradesh Assembly election. Voters from 55 assembly constituencies spread across nine districts will exercise their franchise on Monday. Read more

  • Feb 13, 2022 07:29 PM IST

    Maharashtra sees further dip in Covid count at 3,502 fresh infections

    Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,502 fresh cases of Covid-19 infection and 17 related deaths in the past 24 hours. Of the total cases, 288 cases were from Mumbai.  

  • Feb 13, 2022 06:00 PM IST

    Delhi’s fresh Covid cases fall further to 804, daily positivity rate dips to 1.5%

    Delhi on Sunday reported 804 fresh cases of coronavirus infections, taking the daily positivity rate to below 2 per cent (1.5). Read here

  • Feb 13, 2022 05:42 PM IST

    No one becomes Samajwadi just because of their name: Rajnath 

    Those who claim to be Samajwadis aren't even remotely linked to Samajwad (socialism). No one becomes Samajwadi just because of their name. Those who does appeasement politics & try to form Govt by diving the society can never be Samajwadi: Union defence minister Rajnath Singh

  • Feb 13, 2022 01:57 PM IST

    Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, AAP's Punjab CM face Bhagwant Mann hold roadshow in Amritsar

  • Feb 13, 2022 12:34 PM IST

    ‘Channi to lose from both constituencies,’ Kejriwal ahead of Punjab polls

    “Congress party has become a circus in Punjab. Channi Sahab is going to lose from both Assembly constituencies. AAP is going to defeat him. He'll never be the CM when he can't be an MLA,” Delhi chief minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal, in Amritsar.

  • Feb 13, 2022 12:16 PM IST

    2 persons detained near J&K technical airport; details awaited

    Two persons detained near the technical airport in Jammu; further investigation underway, said Jammu & Kashmir Police, as reported by ANI. Details awaited.

  • Feb 13, 2022 12:07 PM IST

    Impeachment motion against Nepal's sitting Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana

    An impeachment motion has been registered against sitting Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana at Parliament Secretariat of Nepal following allegations of politicking against him.

  • Feb 13, 2022 12:03 PM IST

    Hijab row: Section 144 imposed around schools in Udupi

    The Udupi district administration in Karnataka has imposed prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC in areas around all high schools in the district from Monday till February 19. The move comes as part of a precautionary measure as the schools are reopening Monday after the holiday declared by the state government in view of the hijab-saffron shawl controversy.

  • Feb 13, 2022 10:33 AM IST

    Watch: ITBP personnel train at -25 degrees C on high-altitude Uttarakhand border

  • Feb 13, 2022 09:21 AM IST

    India reports 44,877 new Covid cases in last 24 hours, positivity rate dips to 3.17%

    India registered 44,877 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, taking the positivity rate down to 3.17 per cent. The country's active caseload now stands at 5,37,045, or 1.26 per cent of the total cases.

  • Feb 13, 2022 09:04 AM IST

    Poll parties brave through severe weather conditions in Uttarakhand ahead of February 14 elections

  • Feb 13, 2022 08:19 AM IST

    Maharashtra man arrested for raping mentally-challenged woman in Palghar

    A 48-year-old accused arrested for raping a mentally challenged woman in Manor town of Palghar district in Maharashtra. The accused was allegedly raping a woman from his village for the last five months, says police.

  • Feb 13, 2022 06:23 AM IST

    EC relaxes poll campaign time limit, allows rallies with attendance caps from today

    The Election Commission of India on Saturday eased campaign norms, increasing the time limit as between 6am and 10pm instead of earlier 8am to 8pm. The EC also allowed rallies or padyatras with a limited attendance as permitted by the district authorities.

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Centre wants Constitution bench to lay down powers of Delhi govt

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:43 AM IST

The administration of the national capital requires coordination and not threat of control over officers, the Union government submitted in the Supreme Court on Monday, as it accused Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia of “falsehood” regarding lack of cooperation from bureaucrats

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Govt considering using PAN as single-point identifier to expedite clearances: Piyush Goyal

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:42 AM IST

The proposal involves the use of PAN as a unique identifier for entering the National Single Window System (NSWS) instead of using other identifiers for central and state-level regulatory approvals, Piyush Goyal said

New Delhi, Nov 28 (ANI): Union Minister of Textiles, Consumer Affairs, Piyush Goyal addresses at Shilp Guru and National Awards for the years 2017, 2018 and 2019, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI Photo) (Sanjay Sharma)
New Delhi, Nov 28 (ANI): Union Minister of Textiles, Consumer Affairs, Piyush Goyal addresses at Shilp Guru and National Awards for the years 2017, 2018 and 2019, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI Photo) (Sanjay Sharma)

Rahul attacks BJP as Congress’s Bharat Jodo Yatra arrives in Rajasthan

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:24 AM IST

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra on Monday entered Rajasthan from Jhalrapatan, a rural area on the Rajasthan-Madhya Pradesh border, with chief minister Ashok Gehlot and party leader Sachin Pilot in attendance.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Rajasthan. (PTI)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Rajasthan. (PTI)

BJP slams KCR for skipping Modi’s all-party meeting on G20

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:18 AM IST

In a statement, Telangana BJP official spokesman K Krishna Sagar Rao said KCR had clearly lost track of his role as the elected chief minister of Telangana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends G20 All-Party Meeting, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI / PIB)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends G20 All-Party Meeting, in New Delhi on Monday. (ANI / PIB)

Cyclone Mandous likely to form over Bay of Bengal, hit Andhra, Tamil Nadu: IMD

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:16 AM IST

The second cyclone of the post monsoon season is likely to form over southwest Bay of Bengal and hit the east coast in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh on Thursday, the India Meteorological Department predicted on Monday.

There is likely to be rainfall at most places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands on Monday and Tuesday due to cyclone Mandous. (HT file photo)
There is likely to be rainfall at most places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands on Monday and Tuesday due to cyclone Mandous. (HT file photo)

Row erupts after Dalit family is not allowed to bury relative at common TN burial ground

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:15 AM IST

The case comes in the backdrop of at least two such alleged instances of atrocities against Dalits being reported across the state within a week.

A senior police official on the condition of anonymity said: “Both communities have given to us in writing that such issues will not happen again.” (Representative Photo)
A senior police official on the condition of anonymity said: “Both communities have given to us in writing that such issues will not happen again.” (Representative Photo)

YSRCP vows to make Kurnool judicial capital of state

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:13 AM IST

The YSRCP, in coordination with the Joint Action Committee (JAC) for decentralisation, held a rally in Kurnool under the banner of “Rayalaseema Garjana” (Roar of Rayalaseema), extending support to the Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy government’s plan to form three capitals.

Students during the ‘Rayalaseema Garjana’ rally in Kurnool. (HT Photo)
Students during the ‘Rayalaseema Garjana’ rally in Kurnool. (HT Photo)

Wayanad ranks first in Niti Aayog programme

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:12 AM IST

Kerala’s Wayanad district has bagged the first spot under the Aspirational Districts Programme (ADP) of the Niti Aayog

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who represents the constituency in parliament, took to Twitter to laud the achievement. (ANI)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who represents the constituency in parliament, took to Twitter to laud the achievement. (ANI)

‘Be serious about it’: Supreme Court pulls up Punjab govt over drug menace

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:10 AM IST

The drug menace is on the rise in Punjab, the Supreme Court observed on Monday, as it directed the state government to keep a check and “be serious about it” amid concerns that the “youth may finish”.

 The drug menace is on the rise in Punjab, the Supreme Court observed on Monday. (ANI)
The drug menace is on the rise in Punjab, the Supreme Court observed on Monday. (ANI)

AIADMK factions pay tribute to Jaya separately on death anniv

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:10 AM IST

There has been debate over the date of Jayalalithaa’s death as the justice Arumugasamy commission which probed her 75-day hospitalisation and death in December 2016 states that she died on December 4.

AIADMK party workers pay tribute to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her death anniversary, at her memorial in Chennai. (PTI)
AIADMK party workers pay tribute to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her death anniversary, at her memorial in Chennai. (PTI)

TRS MLAs poaching case: HC extends stay on summons to Santhosh

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:09 AM IST

The high court, on November 25, had granted a stay on the summons issued to the BJP leader on November 23 under section 41-A of Code of Criminal Procedure Code till December 5 on the ground that they had not fulfilled the requirements under the section.

B L Santhosh (HT Photo)
B L Santhosh (HT Photo)

2 arrested for killing woman in Bihar: police

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:05 AM IST

Police arrested two brothers on Monday for allegedly hacking to death a 42-year-old woman in Chhoti Deilori village of Bihar’s Bhagalpur district on Saturday, a senior officer privy to the investigation said

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New concerns shroud Ayodhya as it marks 30 years of Babri Masjid demolition

Published on Dec 06, 2022 12:02 AM IST

Thirty years after a demolition shook Ayodhya, and also the rest of the country, the temple town is in the news again for a demolition -- a drive to bring down shops along a crowded road to broaden it, part of Ayodhya’s development.

Around 500 shops are likely to be demolished for the road widening project in Ayodhya.
Around 500 shops are likely to be demolished for the road widening project in Ayodhya.

Hardships faced can’t be seen as shortfall of demonetisation: Centre to Supreme Court

Updated on Dec 06, 2022 12:00 AM IST

Hardships caused due to demonetisation cannot be the basis for faulting the Government’s 2016 notification to ban currency notes of ₹500 and ₹1000, the Centre told the Supreme Court.

The Government undertook demonetisation under Section 26(2) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act, 1934 by getting a recommendation from the Central Board of RBI. (HT file)
The Government undertook demonetisation under Section 26(2) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act, 1934 by getting a recommendation from the Central Board of RBI. (HT file)

UP bypolls: SP, BJP accuse each other of code breach

Published on Dec 05, 2022 11:59 PM IST

The SP and BJP in Uttar Pradesh accused each other of indulging in unfair electoral practices as byelections were held in Mainpuri parliamentary seat, Rampur assembly constituency and Khatauli assembly segment in Muzaffarnagar on Monday.

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav with his wife and party candidate Dimple Yadav address a press conference after casting vote for the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat by-elections, at Saifai in Etawah district. (PTI)
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav with his wife and party candidate Dimple Yadav address a press conference after casting vote for the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat by-elections, at Saifai in Etawah district. (PTI)
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