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  • Rain lashes many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh today

    Rain lashed many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh today, leading to a dip in temperature by a few notches. In Haryana, Panchkula, Ambala, Yamunanagar, Karnal and Narnaul were among places that received rains. Met Department said, Mohali, Ropar, Ludhiana, Amritsar, Patiala and Jalandhar in Punjab  also witnessed heavy rainfall.

    SC asks Parliament to consider new law to deal with mob lynching

    Supreme Court today asked Parliament to consider enacting a new law to effectively deal with incidents of mob lynching. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said, horrendous acts of mobocracy cannot be allowed to become a new norm and has to be curbed with iron hands. The apex court also passed a slew […]

    BBC World Service launches its first Gujarati language television news bulletin

    The BBC World Service has launched its first Gujarati language television news bulletin. ‘BBC Samachar’ will be broadcast live five days a week from Delhi and will air on the broadcaster’s partner station GSTV at 8 pm. The launch is part of a wider BBC World Service expansion, which has seen 12 new language services […]

    Supreme Court agrees to examine J&K govt plea on police power to lodge FIR against armymen

    The Supreme Court has agreed to examine a plea of the Jammu and Kashmir government that the police does not require prior sanction before lodging an FIR against Army personnel, as was done in January’s Shopian firing case involving a senior army officer. A bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, however, did not agree […]

    Radha Mohan Singh holds review meeting on Development of Agri-horticultural sector of Assam in Guwahati

    Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare  minister Radha Mohan Singh is holding a review meeting on Development of Agri-horticultural sector of Assam in Guwahati.  The Union minister is  reviewing  the progress of various agricultural schemes.  Mr. Singh has emphasised on timely utilization of funds with proper planning  for the benefit of the farmers. Assam Agriculture minister […]

    Terrorist neutralized along LoC in Kupwara; ops underway

    In Jammu and Kashmir, an unidentified armed terrorist was killed on Monday in an ongoing counter terror operation along Line of Control in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. The gunfight broke out near Safaa-wali Gali Batpora forests after a joint search party of security forces comprising of Army’s JAKLI and RR intercepted the movement of a […]

    India-Bangladesh signs Revised Travel Arrangement (RTA)-2018

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his Bangladeshi counterpart chair meeting in Dhaka; During the meeting India and Bangladesh signed the Revised Travel Arrangement (RTA)-2018 Home Minister Rajnath Singh co-chaired India-Bangladesh Home Minister level talks in Dhaka on Sunday. The Home Minister who was on a visit to Bangladesh, on Saturday called on Bangladesh Prime Minister […]

    PM Modi launches several development projects in Mirzapur

    On the 2nd day of his two-day Uttar Pradesh visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the Bansagar canal project to the ation in Mirzapur; also laid foundation stone of Mirzapur Medical College and inaugurated 100 PM Jan Aushadi Kendras and a bridge over river Ganga. Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the Bansagar Canal Project to […]

    Afghan official says insurgents kill 11 soldiers in west

    In Afghanistan, at least 11 soldiers were killed when their checkpoint was attacked by militants in western Farah province. The spokesman for the provincial governor, Mohammad Naser Mehri,  said four other soldiers were injured in the gun battle in Bala Buluk district. He said, nine militants were also killed and 13 others injured. Mehri said, […]

    Amit Shah calls upon youth to contribute in making of New India by 2022

    In Gujarat, BJP President Amit shah has called upon youth to contribute their energy to the making New India by 2022. Mr Shah was addressing a large gathering at Youth parliament held at karnavati University near Gandhinagar in Gujarat this morning. Mr. Shah said that New India will be free from poverty, corruption, density and […]