Ex-Dehradun ADM facing corruption charges transferred, says U'khand Chief Secretary

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 20 (ANI): Provincial Civil Service (PCS) officer Arvind Pandey has been transferred due to serious allegations against him, said Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Om Prakash on Tuesday.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 00:16 IST

Centre seeks more time to file response in Delhi HC on PETA plea for directions to eradicate glanders

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): The Central government on Tuesday requested for more time to file a response in the Delhi High Court on People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) application seeking to implement the provisions of the Prevention and Control of Infectious and Contagious Disease in Animal Act, 2009 and National Action Plan for control and eradication of glanders in horses, mules, ponies, and donkeys in Delhi.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 00:16 IST

Uttrakhand to receive additional 92,500 doses of Covishield

Dehradun (Uttrakhand) [India], January 19 (ANI): Uttrakhand will receive additional 92,500 doses of Covishield vaccine from the Centre that will reach Dehradun airport on Wednesday, said the Chief Minister's office on Tuesday.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:58 IST

Baloch, Sindhi organisations call for international probe into activist Karima Baloch's death

London [UK], January 19 (ANI): Baloch and Sindhi human rights and political organisations have called for an international investigation into the death of activist Karima Baloch.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 04:35 IST

Kochi court dismisses bail plea of 2 accused in actress attack case

Kochi (Kerala) [India], January 19 (ANI): The additional special sessions court here dismissed the bail applications of accused Sunil Kumar and Manikandan in the actress attack case.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:55 IST

Ambiguity continues over party chief, Rahul to lead Congress campaign in assembly polls

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): As the process is underway for the election of full-time Congress president, party leader Rahul Gandhi will lead the party campaign in the forthcoming assembly polls in Kerela, Assam, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Puducherry.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 04:35 IST

US-Indian Army partnership an important part of defense cooperation, says Ken Juster

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster on Tuesday said that the United States (US) partnership with the Indian Army is an important part of our overall defense cooperation.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:54 IST

Kiren Rijiju to look after Ayush Ministry till Shripad Naik recovers

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju was on Tuesday given the responsibilities of Union AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) Minister Shripad Yesso Naik, who is in hospital and undergoing treatment after a road accident.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:49 IST

Karnataka reports 645 new COVID-19 cases

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 19 (ANI): Karnataka reported 645 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours taking the total count of cases in the state to 9,33,077.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:49 IST

Kerala HC admits appeal by Father Thomas Kottoor challenging his conviction in Sister Abhaya murder case

Kochi (Kerala) [India], January 19 (ANI): The Kerala High Court has agreed to hear the appeal moved by Father Thomas Kottoor challenging the trial court verdict convicting him for the murder of Sister Abhaya.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 23:49 IST