Are Indians really unhappy? On happiness index, Pak, war-hit Ukraine fare better than India
In a list of 146 countries, India has ranked 125, in the World Happiness report released on March 20, 2023. The Report revealed that Indians are unhappier than people in even war-torn countries Ukraine and Russia. Though India has improved from its previous year's ranking of 136, it still lags behind Pakistan, which is facing the worst-ever economic crisis.
Watch: Three dead, six injured in Visakhapatnam building collapse
Three people, including two children, were buried alive after a three-story building collapsed in #Ramajogipeta. Six people suffered injuries and were taken to King George Hospital for treatment. The NDRF, police, and fire departments conducted search and rescue operations. The locals said that the incident took place around 2 am and the building was over two decades old
UP cold storage roof collapse: Death toll rises to 14, 21 rescued; CM orders probe
The death toll in the cold storage roof collapse in #sambhal rose to 14. 24 people were rescued from under the debris on March 17. Police said the rescue operation that lasted for nearly 30 hours got over on March 17 evening. NDRF and SDRF teams carried out rescue operations.The roof of a building housing a cold storage facility collapsed at Chandausi in UP’s Sambhal district on March 16.
6 die of asphyxiation in massive fire at Secunderabad’s Swapnalok Complex
On March 16, a massive fire broke out in Swapnalok Complex, one of the busiest areas of Secunderabad, Telangana. Six persons, including four women, were declared dead at the hospital out of the 12 rescued.
Japanese woman groped, harassed by group of men on Holi
Delhi Police has arrested three boys, including one juvenile, in relation to the incident of harassment during Holi celebrations. Search for those boys was carried out after a video of a Japanese woman being groped and harassed by a group of boys went viral on social media. The video surfaced hours after Matrimonial website Bharat Matrimony came under flak for its advertisement on Holi.
Holy smoke! Kochi is now starting to stink as garbage piles up
Kochi is having to deal with a toxic cocktail. Eight days after the fire at the Brahmapuram waste treatment plant was first reported, the city’s roadsides have turned into new dumping yards, with waste collection within corporation limits coming to a grinding halt. Now, aside from the smoke, residents have the stink to deal with.
Worried about country's sorry state of affairs, not Manish Sisodia or Satyendar: Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he will pray for the country on Holi as he claimed those doing good work are being arrested while those looting the country are getting away. Addressing a digital press conference, he said he was worried about the state of affairs in the country.
Hathras rape and murder case: District court acquits three accused, convicts one
Three of four men accused in the Hathras rape and murder case have been acquitted by a special court in UP's Hathras district. On September 14, 2020, a 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly gang-raped and murdered by four upper-caste men.
Global Investors Summit will help expedite industrial growth: Gudivada Amarnath
The advantages of investing in Andhra Pradesh will be highlighted at the Global Investors Summit 2023 to be held in Vizag on March 3 and 4, Minister for IT and Industries Gudivada Amarnath said.
Why Govt wants to ban online sale of drugs and medicines? Is China the reason?
In this episode of Business Unboxed, Monika Yadav, The New Indian Express explains why the Government wants to ban online sale of medicines.
How AAP leaders reacted to Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia's arrest by CBI
In connection with the Delhi liquor policy scam, Sisodia was arrested by the CBI on Feb 26 after 8 hours of grilling. AAP members held protests in several state following his arrest. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and other AAP leaders lashed at the Centre's "arbitrary arrest" of Sisodia.
Chennai's oldest camerawoman | TNIE Explores
Meet Navaneetham. She is one of Chennai's oldest camerawomen. She has been running a photo studio for the past 30 years.
Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan walks out of Uttar Pradesh jail on bail
#kerala journalist Siddique Kappan walked out of jail on Thursday, a day after the sureties required for his bail was submitted in court. Two sureties of Rs 1 lakh each were submitted on Wednesday in the special PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) court here.
Visakhapatnam to be Andhra Pradesh's new capital, says CM Jagan Mohan Reddy
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy announced that Vishakapatnam will soon become the state capital. The announcement comes on the day when the SC has scheduled to hear petitions challenging the HC's verdict on Amaravati as the capital of Andhra.
Lucknow: SP spokesperson's mother and wife die in building collapse; 14 rescued
Two women died and two others are feared trapped a day after a multi-storey building collapsed in Lucknow in the Hazratganj area. The victims were identified as Samajwadi Party spokesperson Abbas Haider's wife Uzma Haider and mother Begum Haider.
Tamil Nadu: 4 Killed, 9 injured as crane collapses during temple festival in Arakkonam
Four people died and nine others were injured after a crane collapsed during a temple festival at the Draupadi Amman temple in Arakkonam. The horrifying incident was captured on camera, and the video showed people in a state of frenzy as the crane suddenly collapsed. More than 1,500 devotees, mostly from the village and neighbouring hamlets, were present. The injured were rushed to the Government Taluk Hospital in Arakkonam and the Primary Health Centre at Ponnai.
Thai warship sinks; 75 rescued, dozens still missing
Thai Navy warship HTMS Sukhothai sank amid strong waves and high winds in the Gulf of Thailand. More than 100 sailors drowned in the rough seas as the boat capsized. Authorities said they had rescued 75 crew, but 31 were still missing underwater.
Argentina beats France on penalties to clinch FIFA World Cup title
Lionel Messi's once-in-a-generation career is complete. The Argentina superstar is finally a World Cup champion.Messi scored two goals and then another in a shootout as Argentina beat France 4-2 on penalties Sunday to claim a third World Cup title despite Kylian Mbappé scoring the first hat trick in a final in 56 years.
MCD polls: AAP gets majority, ends BJP's rule in Delhi civic body
Celebrations are in full swing at AAP party office after its historic win in the MCD elections. After its neck-to-neck contest with the ruling party, AAP emerged victorious, thus uprooting the BJP's 15-year-long rule in the city's civic body. The AAP won 134 seats, the BJP 104, the Congress 9, and the Independents 3.
Why Japan’s second goal against Spain was awarded by the VAR? | Explained
#Japan confirmed their spot in the last 16 of the World Cup in highly controversial circumstances with a 2-1 win over Spain. Spain advanced as runners-up on goal difference, while Germany was eliminated. But Japan's 2-1 win over Spain wasn't devoid of controversy. Their second goal has triggered a storm on social media, with many suggesting that #VAR was wrong in allowing the goal, especially since it led to the Germans' elimination.
Netflix gets legal notice for remarks against Madhuri Dixit in 'Big Bang Theory' episode
Female shooter kills three children, three adults at Nashville school in US
Israeli PM Netanyahu freezes judicial overhaul; urges protesters 'to behave responsibly'
India asks Nepal not to allow Amritpal Singh to escape; Nepal puts him on surveillance list
Namibian cheetah Sasha dies in MP's Kuno park due to kidney ailment
Atiq, Ashraf brought to Prayagraj amid heavy security, to be produced in MP/MLA court on Tuesday
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