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Ashok Tanwar announces drive to take up social issues in Delhi

Ashok Tanwar said that cycle yatras will be taken out in all the parliamentary constituencies of Delhi from November 30 to December 6.

published : 16 hours ago

Miffed NGT slaps Rs 280 crore fine on 22 Kanpur tanneries in UP for dumping chromium in Ganga

NGT also made the UP Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) liable and directed it to pay Rs 1 crore for ignoring illegal discharge of sewage and other effluent containing toxic chromium directly into Ganga.

published : 16 hours ago

Don't vilify farmers for stubble burning: Congress, BJD, BJP members in LS

Pinaki Misra (BJD) said stubble burning is not a major contributor of pollution in Delhi and the farmers should not be vilified.

published : 16 hours ago

'In memory of the bravest woman': Priyanka pays tribute to Indira Gandhi

The tweet garnered 3,000 likes and 376 retweets, with many users paying their tributes to the assassinated leader.

published : 16 hours ago

Beware! Centre says IT Act empowers it to lawfully intercept messages

The MHA also stated that any interception of information can be done only by authorised agencies as per the due process of law and is subject to safeguards provided in the rules. 

published : 16 hours ago

Houston Police honour fallen Indian-American policeman, change dress code policy for Sikh cops

Trailblazing police officer Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal made national headlines when he was allowed to grow a beard and wear a turban on the job.

published : 16 hours ago

Jallianwala Trust: Rajya Sabha passes Bill to oust Congress president

The bill was passed by Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with a voice vote following a reply by Union Culture Minister Prahlad Patel.

published : 16 hours ago

Stir at JNU a reaction against govt measures to stop it from becoming 'urban naxals' hub: Giriraj Singh

Giriraj Singh said that one group of students is behind the agitation as they can no longer do whatever they wish as they used to do earlier.

published : 16 hours ago

Three Delhi BJP MPs skip pollution debate in LS, face Opposition wrath

During the debate, a BJP lawmaker slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and said that all that he has given to Delhi for free is pollution.

published : 17 hours ago

Shiv Sena MLAs, leaders to meet on November 22 as Maharashtra government talks drag on

The meeting will discuss the party's future course of action and will also see interaction with newly-elected Sena MLAs.

published : 17 hours ago

Special court issues production warrant against Lalu Prasad in defamation case

Prasad and his son Tejashwi had mentioned Uday Kant Mishra's name in reference to the Srijan scam publicly during a rally at Bhagalpur in 2017.

published : 18 hours ago

Congress dominates Rajasthan urban body polls, wins 961 wards, BJP gets 737

The Congress won nearly half of the 2,105 wards in the contest in the first local elections held in the Rajasthan after the party came to power.

published : 18 hours ago

Kalapani integral part of India, says Uttarakhand CM after Nepal stakes claim to region 

The region holds strategic importance for India as it is located just 18 km from Lipulekh pass. It is also the transition route for the Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra. Both the ITBP and SSB have posts here.

published : 18 hours ago

Assam CM petitions Modi to maintain PSU status of Numaligarh Refinery

The refinery is a fruit of the historic Assam Accord of 1985 signed between All Assam Students’ Union and the Centre at the end of the six-year-long bloody anti-immigrants' agitation.

published : 18 hours ago

Google takes down SFJ mobile app '2020 Sikh Referendum' from its Play Store

The mobile application '2020 Sikh Referendum' had reportedly asked the general public to register themselves to vote in the 'Punjab Referendum 2020 Khalistan'.

published : 18 hours ago