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INDIA

Sensex Slips Nearly 34 Pts On Profit Taking In Oil, Auto Stocks
Benchmark BSE Sensex fell for the second straight session on Monday in a volatile trade due to profit taking in oil, IT and auto stocks ahead of the RBI policy announcement on December 7. The 30-share BSE benchmark dipped 33.  ....more
Four Held With Ambergris Worth Rs 70 Lakh In Palghar District
Four persons were arrested with Ambergris (whale vomit) worth Rs 70 lakh in Nalasopara area in Palghar district of Maharashtra, police said on Monday. A crime branch team raided a hotel on Sunday on a tip-off and seized 788 gm   ....more
Three Held With 100 Kg Of Ganja Worth Rs 10 Lakh
Three persons were arrested allegedly with ganja worth Rs 10 lakh in Thane in Maharashtra, a police official said on Monday. They were held on a tip off from GB Road area on Saturday and a search of their car led to the seizu  ....more
2 Drivers Killed As Their Trucks Collide Head-on In Karnataka
The drivers of two trucks died on the spot after their vehicles collided on the Gurupura-Kaikamba highway in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka on Monday, police said. They added that one of the lorries, loaded with sand  ....more
On 1st Day Of Winter Session, UP Legislative Assembly Pays Tributes To Mulayam Singh Yadav
Members of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, paid tributes to Mulayam Singh Yadav on the first day of the House's Winter Session. Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yad  ....more
AAP expresses concerns over terror threat to Kashmiri Pandit employees
The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday expressed concerns over the fresh terror threat to Kashmiri Pandit employees and demanded a probe into the leak of names of employees from the community posted in the Valley. Recently, a blog l  ....more
SC slams Punjab for inaction on sale of illegal liquor, calls it
The Supreme Court on Monday came down heavily on the Punjab government over the inaction in dealing with the large-scale manufacture and sale of illicit liquor in the State. A bench of Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar as  ....more
Police finds body of 16-year-old girl in Jharkhand forest, suspects of being kidnapped and raped
The body of a teenage girl, who was suspected to have been kidnapped and raped before she was killed, was on Monday recovered from a forest in Jharkhand's Hazaribag district, a police officer said. A police team led by Ta  ....more
6 NDRF teams deployed in parts of Tamil Nadu after heavy rainfall alert
In a wake of heavy rainfall on December 8, six teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Tamil Nadu. The teams of the NDRF will be deployed in Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Cuddalore, Mayila  ....more
Family of four from Punjab dies after car falls into Ambala canal
Four members of a family from Punjab's Tiwana village died after their car fell into a canal in Haryana on Sunday. The unfortunate incident that claimed the lives of a couple and their two children occurred near Ismailpur vil  ....more
BBMP holds fresh door-to-door voters survey
Having fallen into disrepute over the voter data theft scam, the BBMP has now begun a fresh door-to-door survey to ensure inclusion of all eligible voters. The exercise has covered 59.62 per cent of the total houses across all 28 As  ....more
Experts question delay in DNA report in Shraddha murder case
Even after more than three weeks of accused Aftab Amin Poonawala's arrest, there is no conclusive proof that the 13 decomposed bones and part of a jaw, collected from the forest as part of the investigation in Mehrauli murder   ....more
Re-elected as NC chief, Farooq Abdullah says boycotting panchayat polls 'huge mistake'
Re-elected National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Monday said boycotting the panchayat polls in 2018 was a huge mistake and the party must contest every future election in Jammu and Kashmir. Abdullah also warned the gove  ....more
Dispute over common loo led to Baltana woman's murder: Cops
A dispute over the common toilet led to the murder of the 35-year-old woman in Ekta Vihar Colony of Baltana, Zirakpur, on November 14, police said on Monday. Cracking the case within 10 days, police on Sunday arrested two br  ....more
34 Killed As Landslide Swallows Bus On Highway In Colombia
A mudslide unleashed by torrential rain buried a bus and affected two other vehicles on a highway central Colombia, killing at least 34 people, authorities said Monday. The National Disaster Risk Management Unit said in a state  ....more
Home Secretary to chair high-level security meet on Kashmir this afternoon
Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla will chair a high-level security review meeting on Jammu and Kashmir, here this afternoon, sources said on Tuesday. Officials in the Ministry told that the meeting is a regular affair  ....more
Anti-submarine Warfare Craft to be launched
The Indian Navy's first anti-submarine warfare shallow water craft (ASWSWC) will be launched on December 16, adding yet another feather in the cap of Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) Ltd. Though only 77.6 met  ....more
BJP President J P Nadda pays tribute to Bhim Rao Ambedkar
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) National President J P Nadda on Tuesday paid floral tributes to Bhim Rao Ambedkar, the architect of India's Constitution on the occasion of the 66th 'Mahaparinirvan Diwas' at BJP headquarters in the n  ....more
11 Villages In Maharashtra's Solapur District Demand Merger With Karnataka Amid Border Row
The Karnataka-Maharashtra border dispute took a new turn on Tuesday as 11 villages from Akkalkot tehsil in Maharashtra's Solapur district demanded a merger with Karnataka. A delegation of villagers submitted a proposal passed  ....more
NDA To Chair Strategy Meet In New Delhi Ahead Of Winter Session Of Parliament
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders are scheduled to have a strategy meeting in New Delhi at 2 pm on Tuesday. This meeting comes a day before the beginning of the winter session of Parliament. Prime Minister Naren  ....more
Vivek Agnihotri apologises before Delhi High Court for remark against judge
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri has tendered an unconditional apology before the Delhi High Court for his remarks against Justice S Muralidhar as he granted bail to activist Gautam Navlakha. The high court had initiated cont  ....more
PM Chairs Key All-Party Meet To Strategise 2023 G20 Summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday chaired an all-party meeting at the Rashtrapati Bhavan to solicit suggestions for the G20 summit next year. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, her Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnai  ....more
SC to hear petitions connected with Maharashtra Political Crisis on January 13
The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, fixed January 13, 2023, to hear the batch of petitions connected to the 'Maharashtra Political Crisis', as per reports. This batch of petitions was filed by rival factions of Shiv Sena in the pol  ....more
Gautam Adani among three Indian billionaires on Forbes Asia philanthropy list
Indian billionaires Gautam Adani, Shiv Nadar, and Ashok Soota, as well as Malaysian-Indian businessman Brahmal Vasudevan and his lawyer wife Shanthi Kandiah, were named in the 16th edition of Forbes Asia's Heroes of Philanth  ....more
'Immense Honor': Google CEO Sundar Pichai On Receiving Padma Bhushan
Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, who was conferred the Padma Bhushan Award, termed it an 'immense honor' as he expressed his gratitude on receiving India's third-highest civilian award. He was presented the award on D  ....more
After AIIMS, ICMR website faces 6,000 cyber attacks in 24 hours
The cyber attackers have intensified attacks on Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) website for more than 6,000 times in a span of 24 hours. The attack comes at a time when All India Institute of Medical Sciences server  ....more
HC Recognises Woman's Choice To Give Birth; Allows Termination Of 33-Week Pregnancy
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said the ultimate decision in matters of abortion ought to recognise a woman's choice to give birth and the possibility of dignified life of the unborn child while allowing a 26-year-old marr  ....more
Hindu Mahasabha Leader Arrested During Bid To Recite Hanuman Chalisa At Mathura Shahi Masjid Idgah
An Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha leader was arrested on Tuesday while allegedly going to recite Hanuman Chalisa at the Shahi Masjid Idgah on the Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi complex, officials said. They said seven-eight other  ....more
Teen held for raping 5-year-old girl in Maharashtra's Palghar
A 19-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl in Palghar, the police said on Tuesday. Officials said that the incident was reported on Sunday. The girl was playing outside her house when the accu  ....more
Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Charges farmed against Ashish Mishra, 13 others
A court here on Tuesday framed charges against Ashish Mishra and 13 others in connection with the October 2021 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri's Tikunia in which four farmers were killed. Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister   ....more
Dad, Grandfather, 3 Uncles Killed 9-Year-Old Girl To Implicate Rival
The Uttar Pradesh police on Monday said it had solved the brutal murder case in which a nine-year-old girl was found mutilated in a wheat field in Pilibhit. Superintendent of Police Dinesh Kumar Prabhu revealed that the de  ....more
Razorpay Becomes India's First Payment Gateway To Support Credit Cards On UPI
In an industry-first move, aimed at further strengthening digital payments and boosting India's credit penetration, Razorpay, India's Leading Full-Stack Payments and Banking Platform for Businesses today announced the platform's  ....more
Bhagalpur man chops off woman after she failed to pay debt amount
The Bihar Police have arrested two persons for allegedly attacking a woman and chopping off her body parts, leading to her death, in the Pirpainti police station limits of Bihar's Bhagalpur. According to the police, accused Sha  ....more
PM Modi to inaugurate 3 National Ayush Institutes on December 11
With the aim of boosting infrastructure and promoting research in traditional medicine, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate three National Ayush Institutes on December 11. According to the Ministry of Ayush, these sa  ....more
Telangana govt provides books, uniforms, midday meals to students
In a bid to encourage more children to go to school and care for their overall development, the K Chandrasekhar Rao-led Telangana government is providing free uniform s and books to the students, along with nutritious food  ....more
Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla Reviews J&K Security Situation
Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Tuesday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, days after a terrorist group released a hit list of 56 employees belonging to the Kashmiri Pandit communi  ....more
Karnataka man kills paralysed wife, arrested
A man has been arrested on charges of killing his bed-ridden wife, paralysed for the past two years in Bengaluru, police said on Tuesday. The arrested has been identified as Shankarappa (60), a resident of Turahalli on the   ....more
World Bank hails Indian economy, calls it ambitious, resilient
The Indian economy is more resilient today that what it was 10 years back, senior World Bank economist Dhruv Sharma said on Tuesday after the global financial body revised its FY23 GDP forecast for the country. Sharma added th  ....more
Over ten per cent Increase in total coal production in Nov.
India's total coal production  increased by 11.66 per cent to 75.87 Million Ton (MT) from 67.94 MT during November 2022 as compared to November 2021. As per the latest figures of the Ministry of Coal, during   ....more
Audio content to help primary school students learn English in UP
In an attempt to introduce joyful learning, the students of government primary schools in Uttar Pradesh will now get audio content to help them learn English. The Prayagraj-based English Language Teaching Institute (ELTI)   ....more
Bengaluru Man Killed After Group Of 6 Smashes His Head With Stones
In a shocking incident, a group of six people, including three women with covered faces, murdered a youth in Karnataka's Bengaluru. The gruesome murder, caught on CCTV, took place in the KP Agrahara area of Bengaluru. Th  ....more
HC showcause to Rajasthan Speaker over resignation by MLAs
A Division Bench of Rajasthan High Court, on Tuesday, issued a showcause notice to the Rajasthan Assembly Speaker Dr C P Joshi, along with his secretary, over en masse resignation by over 91 Congress MLAs. The court gave the  ....more
Germany lauds Election Commission of India for poll management
Germany, on Tuesday, appreciated the vast exercise of electoral management by the Election Commission of India (ECI) in the largest democracy in the world, given the challenges of diverse geography, culture, and electorate   ....more
Hansraj Ahir takes over as chairperson of National Commission of Backward Classes
Former Union minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir took over as Chairperson of the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC). Ahir was a four-term Member of Parliament from the Maharashtra Parliamentary Constituency of Chandr  ....more
DMK pleads for review of SC verdict for 10% EWS quota
The ruling DMK in Tamil Nadu has called for a review of a Supreme Court order upholding the 10 per cent quota earmarked for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS). The party contended that the quota had given the forward classes a  ....more
Lalu Prasad Yadav in better health condition post kidney transplant surgery
Rashtriya Janata Dal's (RJD) Misa Bharti on Tuesday extended gratitude to the people for their wishes on the behalf of her father Lalu Prasad Yadav who underwent a kidney transplant surgery in Singapore on the previo  ....more
Goa govt welcomes reinstating of e-visas for travellers from UK
The Goa government on Tuesday welcomed the reinstating of electronic visa (e-visa) for UK travellers first time after the Covid-19 pandemic, as the move will boost tourism in the coastal state. According to the tourism industry   ....more
India's first open-source satellite 'InQube' developed by 12th grader to be launched this month
Onkar Batra, a 12th-grade student of BSF Senior Secondary School Jammu, has gained another accomplishment as the Indian Space Agency- ISRO will launch the country's first open-source satellite , InQube, developed by him thi  ....more
Karthigai Deepam Chariot festival held in Madurai
The Karthigai Deepam Chariot festival was held at Tiruparangunram in Madurai after a gap of two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Karthigai Deepam festival started with flag hoisting on November 28 and today is the mai  ....more
Two Indian men given life imprisonment by Kerala court
Two Kerala men were sentenced to life imprisonment on Tuesday after being found guilty of the rape and murder of a Latvian tourist in 2018. An additional district sessions court in Thiruvanthapuram also ordered the convict  ....more
Jalaluddin Sheikh, a craftsman who carves masterpieces on walnut wood
There is no place where art as a skill cannot find its feet. An instance of the same can be found in 65-year-old Jalaluddin Sheikh from Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar, where he has been carving out masterpieces for the pa  ....more
India-Central Asia meet of NSAs calls for collective action to deal with terrorism
The NSAs of India and Central Asia called for collective action on Tuesday to combat challenges such as terror financing, radicalization, and the use of terrorist proxies for cross-border terrorism, while emphasising t  ....more
On Dec 8, India may get its ninth national party
For assembly elections in India's western state of Gujarat and northern state of Himachal Pradesh, the numbers are in and the verdict will be out on December 8. Prior to that, the informed guesswork on who will claim the power i  ....more
Man uses fake social media account to meet girls, held
A man from West Delhi has been arrested for allegedly threatening women he met online of making their obscene videos and circulating them on social media, the police said on Tuesday. The victim, in her complaint to the police on  ....more
Three-day Datta Jayanthi Utsav begins in K`taka; 3,500 cops deputed
Thousands of devotees swarmed Chikkamaglur district of Karnataka on Tuesday as the three-day Datta Jayanthi celebrations kicked-off at the controversial Bababudangiri-Datta Peeta. Taking no chance with the securi  ....more
Pilgrims at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine likely to surpass one cr
The Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, which is located on Trikota Mountain in the Reasi District of Jammu Province, is set to welcome more than one cr ore pilgrims this year after being closed for over two years due to the worldwide  ....more
Mamata Banerjee visits Brahma temple in Rajasthan's Pushkar
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday offered prayers at the Brahma Temple in Rajasthan's Pushkar. Our Hon'ble Chairperson @MamataOfficial visited Ajmer Sharif today and offered her prayers. The greates  ....more
Student arrested for carrying revolver without license
The Election static surveillance squad team in Gujarat has arrested a student with an unlicensed weapon, sources said on Tuesday. He was arrested under various sections of the arms act, and violation of public order. In   ....more
Two Indian companies among world's top 100 arms-makers
With India making giant leaps and nearing its 'Aatmanirbhar' goal, a new data released by Stockhlm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has only added more momentum to the country's aspirations. According to th  ....more
Attempt to hack website of ICMR was Madde 6,000 times
At least 6,000 attempts were made to hack the website of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). These attempts to hack the website of the ICMR on November 30 were made days after a ransomware attack was reported on   ....more

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