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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during his recent visit to Tamil Nadu. (PTI Photo)

Kerala Assembly polls: Rahul Gandhi likely to visit Wayanad on Wednesday

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:12 PM IST
The Congress high command had recently summoned Chandy and two other top leaders of Kerala to Delhi to discuss recent local body debacle and possible re-jig in the state unit ahead of assembly elections.
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"On Valentine’s Day, February 14th, we will be showing our ‘Cry Me A Cockroach!’ feeding frenzy on our social media pages! Birds, reptiles, and mammals from San Antonio Zoo will join in on this feast," reads a bit of text shared on the zoo's website.(San Antonio Zoo)
"On Valentine’s Day, February 14th, we will be showing our ‘Cry Me A Cockroach!’ feeding frenzy on our social media pages! Birds, reptiles, and mammals from San Antonio Zoo will join in on this feast," reads a bit of text shared on the zoo's website.(San Antonio Zoo)

American Zoo offers people opportunity to name roaches, rats after their ex-boos

By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:12 PM IST
San Antonio Zoo in Texas shared information about the ‘Cry Me A Cockroach’ fundraising event on its website.
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Farmers' tractor rally reaches Red Fort to protest against farm laws on 72nd Republic Day, in New Delhi on Tuesday. (ANI Photo)
Farmers' tractor rally reaches Red Fort to protest against farm laws on 72nd Republic Day, in New Delhi on Tuesday. (ANI Photo)

200 artists, including kids, rescued after being stranded near Red Fort

PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:12 PM IST
They were safely rescued by Delhi Police personnel after being stuck for almost two hours in the afternoon, provided refreshments and subsequently escorted away, a senior officer said.
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Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. (HT Photo)
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. (HT Photo)

Maharashtra CM inaugurates jail tourism in Pune

By Shalaka Shinde, Pune
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:14 PM IST
  • Yerawada Central Jail had been home to freedom fighters like Mahatma Gandhi, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, among others.
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Battle tanks move through the ceremonial Rajpath boulevard during India's Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021. Republic Day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the country's constitution on Jan. 26, 1950. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)(AP)
Battle tanks move through the ceremonial Rajpath boulevard during India's Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021. Republic Day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the country's constitution on Jan. 26, 1950. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)(AP)

Relationship with India remains strong, says US in R-Day greeting

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:06 PM IST
“Happy 72nd Republic Day, India!” the South and Central Asia Bureau of the State Department tweeted.
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India's captain Ajinkya Rahane gives instructions to teammates on day four of the fourth cricket Test match between Australia and India at The Gabba in Brisbane on January 18, 2021.(AFP)
India's captain Ajinkya Rahane gives instructions to teammates on day four of the fourth cricket Test match between Australia and India at The Gabba in Brisbane on January 18, 2021.(AFP)

Ajinkya Rahane, Shardul Thakur arrive in Chennai for England Tests

PTI, Chennai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:04 PM IST
The other Indian players, including skipper Virat Kohli, are expected to reach Chennai in batches on Wednesday.
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A tractor parade by the farmer unions meant to highlight their demands dissolved into anarchy on the streets of the national capital during the day (ANI Photo)
A tractor parade by the farmer unions meant to highlight their demands dissolved into anarchy on the streets of the national capital during the day (ANI Photo)

No place for such incidents in democracy: Cong

PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 09:56 PM IST
  • Putting the onus of Tuesday's events on the government and questioning it for not accepting the farmers demands, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said it was not right on the government's part to create a facade of talks and neither conceding to their demands nor proposing any solution.
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Web series 'Tandav' started streaming on Amazon Prime on January 15.
Web series 'Tandav' started streaming on Amazon Prime on January 15.

'Tandav' director to appear before Lucknow Police, crucial SC hearing tomorrow

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 09:56 PM IST
'Tandav', a nine-episode political thriller, started streaming on Amazon Prime on January 15. The web series stars Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub among others.
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Police lathicharge farmers who were attempting to break barricades at ITO during their 'tractor march' on Republic Day, in New Delhi on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)
Police lathicharge farmers who were attempting to break barricades at ITO during their 'tractor march' on Republic Day, in New Delhi on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)

Legal action to be taken against those who assaulted police during tractor rally

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 09:55 PM IST
The time and the routes for the tractor rally were finalised after several rounds of meetings held among Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi police, and farmers' leaders.
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Currently landslide alerts are provided more informally, based on rain-gauge readings, which amounts to "now-casting, not forecasting" and doesn't take into account geological data.(Representational/ AP)
Currently landslide alerts are provided more informally, based on rain-gauge readings, which amounts to "now-casting, not forecasting" and doesn't take into account geological data.(Representational/ AP)

New warning system in Bangladesh to tackle rising landslide risk

Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 09:52 PM IST
Initially, the new alerts are likely to be introduced in May, when the monsoon season begins, in Cox's Bazar in southeast Bangladesh.
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