India, Russia have been regularly in touch on Afghanistan, regional issues: PM Modi

New Delhi, [India], December 6 (ANI): India and Russia have been in regular touch on Afghanistan and regional issues, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday and noted that the two countries have not only helped each other without hesitation but also taken care of each others' sensitivities.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:49 IST

2 Pak pilots killed in helicopter crash in Pak-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan

Ghanche [PoK], December 6 (ANI): Two Pakistani pilots were killed after an Army aviation helicopter crashed at Siachen in Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan's Ghanche district.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:47 IST

J-K: Active terrorist along with an associate arrested in Sopore

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 6 (ANI): The security forces along with the Jammu and Kashmir Police have arrested an active terrorist, Towfeeq Kaboo along with an associate Bilal Ahmad Kaloo in Sopore area of Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir, informed the police on Monday.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:47 IST

Goa Assembly elections: TMC, MGP announce pre-poll alliance

Panaji (Goa) [India], December 6 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) has announced a pre-poll alliance with Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, which are scheduled to be held early next year.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:44 IST

Myanmar: International rights community calls deposed leader Aung San's sentence as 'unbridled destruction of freedom'

Naypyidaw, [Myanmar], December 6 (ANI): An international rights community on Monday slammed the Myanmar court's decision to sentence democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi to four years of imprisonment.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:41 IST

SC stays OBC reservation in Maharashtra's local body elections

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the 27 per cent reservation for the Other Backward Classes (OBC) in the local body election of Maharashtra until further orders.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:32 IST

Omicron: Delhi government issues a show-cause notice to Etihad Airways for violating norms for international arrivals

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Delhi government on Monday issued a show-cause notice to Etihad Airways for the alleged violation of guidelines for international arrivals issued by the Centre related to the COVID-19 variant Omicron.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:45 IST

Katrina Kaif, Vicky Kaushal head to Rajasthan for their rumoured wedding

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 6 (ANI): Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif, on Monday, were seen jetting off to Rajasthan for their rumoured wedding festivities.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:32 IST

Incident being probed, state officials alert: Nitish Kumar after empty liquor bottles found at Bihar Assembly premises

Patna (Bihar) [India], December 6 (ANI): After empty liquor bottles were found on the premises of the Bihar Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that an investigation has been launched into the matter, adding that state officials are alert on the incident.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:30 IST

Centre has set up dedicated desk to support Northeastern states in their outreach activities to investors: G Kishan Reddy in LS

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): A dedicated Northeast desk has been set up within 'Invest India', which supports the North East States in their outreach activities to the investors in facilitating and handholding select companies, informed G Kishan Reddy, Minister of Development of North-East Region in a written reply in Lok Sabha on Monday.

Updated: Dec 06, 2021 19:27 IST