Money laundering case: Jacqueline Fernandez withdraws plea seeking permission to travel abroad

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez who is being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case, on Wednesday withdrew her petition filed before a Delhi court seeking permission to travel abroad, including Abu Dhabi to attend the IIFA Awards.

Updated: May 18, 2022 15:55 IST

Gyanvapi Mosque row: KVT trust chairman demands handover of Shivling to Kashi Vishwanath Temple

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 18 (ANI): Kashi Vishwanath Temple (KVT) Trust Chairman Prof Nagendra Pandey on Wednesday demanded handing over of the Shivling claimed to be found in Gyanvapi Mosque to Kashi Vishwanath Temple for proper worship till the matter is in court.

Updated: May 18, 2022 15:46 IST

Morbi factory accident: PM Modi announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to kin of deceased

Morbi (Gujarat) [India], May 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the kin of the persons who died after a wall of a salt factory of Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) in Morbi's Halvad collapsed on Wednesday.

Updated: May 18, 2022 15:42 IST

From 'Swaraj to New India'; Amit Shah to address international seminar at DU tomorow

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah is all set to attend an international seminar at Delhi University (DU) on Thursday titled 'Revisiting the Ideas of India from Swaraj to New India.

Updated: May 18, 2022 15:34 IST

Baramulla wine shop attack: Deceased's family member protest in Rajouri, seek justice

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 18 (ANI): The family members of the Ranjit Singh, killed in Tuesday's Baramulla grenade attack protested in Rajouri today seeking justice for the deceased family member.

Updated: May 18, 2022 15:13 IST

Delhi Zoo authority makes arrangements for cooling animals from heat

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): As the temperature in Delhi increases, the National Zoological Park in the national capital makes arrangements for animals in the zoo to beat the heat.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:59 IST

Delhi HC seeks response from Centre, Delhi govt on making 'Health and Yoga Science' mandatory upto class 8

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the Central Government, Delhi Government, and NCPCR NCERT to file a response to the PIL seeking direction to make "Health and Yoga Science" a mandatory part of the curriculum for up to 8th Standard for the overall development of children so as to enhance their knowledge, potential and talent, and development of their physical and mental abilities to the full extent, as in the spirit of Section 29 of the Right To Education (RTE) Act 2009.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:58 IST

AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper Case: SC notice to CBI, ED on bail plea of British citizen Christian Michel

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notices to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Enforcement Directorate (ED) on bail petitions of British Citizen Christian Michel in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam being probed by the agencies.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:58 IST

Gyanvapi Mosque row: No hearing in Varanasi court today due to lawyers' strike

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 18 (ANI): The hearing on the Gyanvapi Mosque matter will not be held in Varanasi court today due to the strike of lawyers.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:53 IST

Union Minister launches National Emergency Life Support courses

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Bharati Pravin Pawar, on Wednesday launched National Emergency Life Support (NELS) courses for doctors, nurses and paramedics.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:49 IST

Cong MP says Hardik Patel's allegations scripted by BJP

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Soon after Hardik Patel's attack on Congress leadership, party MP and former Gujarat minister Shaktisinh Gohil on Wednesday said Patel's allegations are scripted by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:42 IST

SC orders release of convict Perarivalan in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the release of AG Perarivalan, convict serving life imprisonment in connection with the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, while invoking its extraordinary power under Article 142 of the Constitution.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:35 IST

SC nod for OBC reservation in Madhya Pradesh local body polls

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave the green signal for OBC reservation in the local body elections in Madhya Pradesh.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:25 IST

TRS MLC K Kavitha urges Centre to roll back its decision to auction Adilabad Cement factory

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 18 (ANI): Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLC and former Nizamabad MP K Kavitha on Wednesday urged the Central Government to roll back its decision to auction the Adilabad Unit of Cement Corporation of India Limited (CCI) as it will affect the people of the state as cement sector generate more employment.

Updated: May 18, 2022 14:05 IST

J-K: Udhampur's Tanday Park make arrangements for animals to beat heat

Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 18 (ANI): To beat the scorching heat, the Jammu and Kashmir Wild Life Protection Authorities have made special arrangements for animals in Udhampur's Tanday Park.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:42 IST

Sheena Bora murder case: SC grants bail to Indrani Mukerjea

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:33 IST

LDF Convenor terms KPCC president's remarks against Kerala CM "highly reprehensible"

Kochi (Kerala) [India], May 18 (ANI): Reacting sharply over the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC), K Sudhakaran's statement against the Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan the Left Democratic Front (LDF) convenor EP Jayarajan said that it is "highly reprehensible" and ''vulgar term'' that is not commonly used by "even an ordinary politician".

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:25 IST

TMC MLA Paresh Pal appears before CBI in post-poll violence case

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 18 (ANI): Trinamool Congress MLA Paresh Pal appeared before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at CGO Complex in Kolkata's Salt Lake in connection with the alleged murder of the BJP worker Abhijit Sarkar during the post-poll violence.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:20 IST

Congress leaders more focused on 'chicken sandwich', says Hardik Patel after quiting party

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], May 18 (ANI): Gujarat Congress Committee working president Hardik Patel, who resigned from the party on Wednesday took a potshot at the state Congress leadership saying that leaders are more focussed on ensuring that the leaders from Delhi get "chicken sandwich"on time.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:14 IST

ONGC Apprentices recruitment: Last date to apply extended; check details

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited(ONGC) has extended the last date to apply for the 3614 apprentice posts under the Apprentices Act 1961.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:13 IST