LUCKNOW After a month-long peaceful protest at Clock Tower against CAA and NRC, a few women began a fast unto death on Wednesday.
Considered to be a boon, the elevated road at National Highway–1 (now called NH-44) has become a bane for residents of the town. As the road has bisected the town in two sections — East and West — commuting on slip roads has become dangerous for residents.
Mid-fielder Chinlensana Singh Kangujam believes India can easily beat world no. 2 Australia in the upcoming FIH Pro League encounter if the hosts perfectly execute their plans on the field.
An anti-evasion wing of Central-GST has detected a fraud of more than Rs 214 crore through fake invoices in Delhi, an official release said on Wednesday.
A 35-year-old Odisha youth who was run over by a truck in coastal Bhadrak district on Wednesday morning lied for half an hour on the road before succumbing to his injuries, but instead of taking him to a nearby hospital, the onlookers shot videos and photos of the injured man.
A woman medico treated for novel coronavirus tested negative for the second time, marking the recovery all three cases of the infection in India reported from Kerala, the state government said on Wednesday.
Sadhus played Holi with flowers at Mani Ram Das Chhavni Peeth in Ayodhya, distributed sweets and offered prayers after Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas head Mahant Nritya Gopal Das was appointed chairman of the newly constituted Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra, or Ram temple trust, at its first meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Congress MLA from Jalandhar (central) Rajinder Beri and his supporters on Wednesday blocked the Amritsar-Panipat highway to protest against the district administration and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) over the closure of Jalandhar side of the PAP flyover in the city.
Ludhiana A team of Special Task Force (STF), Ludhiana unit, arrested Division Number 2 SHO sub-inspector Amandeep Singh Gill, 39, and his aide Ajay Kumar for possessing 10.35gram heroin from Khasi Kalan village, around 14km from district headquarters, on Tuesday night. Police commissioner Rakesh Agrawal has suspended the SHO with immediate effect.
The Delhi High Court Bar Association expressed shock on Wednesday over the transfer of Justice S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana High Court and said lawyers will abstain from work on Thursday as a mark of protest.
The Nirmohi Akhara has sought permission to perform ‘puja’ at the proposed Ram temple in Ayodhya, its spokesperson said on Wednesday.
Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including a self-styled commander of the outfit, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Tral area of Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said.
Jalandhar A school bus driver Gurpreet Singh Gopi, of Dhaliwal village, has been booked for rash driving after seven students were injured when the bus he was driving overturned at Chaania village in Nakodar on Tuesday.
Eight persons, including the deputy manager of a public sector bank, were arrested by the Sector 49 police on Wednesday for allegedly perpetrating a fraud of ?1.77 crore on the electricity department. Another deputy manager is on the run, after the power department noticed discrepancies in remittances to its account last month and filed a police complaint.
Days after a newborn girl was stolen from the Ludhiana civil hospital, police have arrested a 32-year-old woman, who had allegedly carried out the crime, from Amar Shaheed Sukhdev Thapar interstate bus terminal following a tip-off.
Safe school vahan: 87 buses challaned, most violations are by pvt operators, say Ludhiana authorities
The regional transport authority, sub-divisional magistrates and police on Wednesday checked as many as 473 school buses and challaned 87 buses besides impounding one for non-implementation of the Safe School Vahan policy.
Sri Srinivasan has become the first Indian American and Asian to head a US court of appeals after taking over as Chief Judge of the Washington DC circuit from Merrick Garland.
Police managed to solve the kidnapping case of a five-year-old girl within two hours of being informed and arrested a 40-year-old man in the case.