Water sports begin with enthusiasm at Dal Lake maintaining COVID-19 safety norms

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 30 (ANI): The water sports activities have begun in full swing in Dal Lake in Srinagar after a long gap due to COVID-19.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 04:50 IST

DRI recovers 7 kg gold from six passengers travelling from Sharjah to Coimbatore

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], October 30 (ANI): Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officers have recovered 6.88 kg gold worth Rs 3.6 crores from the possession of six passengers travelling from Sharjah to Coimbatore.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 04:02 IST

Forest officials seize lorry carrying 194 red sanders logs in AP's Nellore

Nellore (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 30 (ANI): The forest officers of Nellore district have seized a lorry carrying 194 red sanders logs at Nellore Palem Check Post in Atmakur forest range.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 03:33 IST

India's stand vindicated after Pakistan's admission of role in Pulwama attack: VK Singh

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Union Minister VK Singh on Thursday said that the admission of Pakistan Federal Minister Fawad Chaudhry of his government's role in Pulwama terror attack vindicates India's stand that it took in the beginning after the attack.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 03:00 IST

Pakistan should be put in FATF blacklist after admitting role in Pulwama attack: Lt Gen (retd) Vinod Bhatia

Gautam Buddha Nagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 30 (ANI): Lieutenant General (Retd) Vinod Bhatia on Thursday said that Pakistan Federal Minister Fawad Chaudhry's acceptance of his government's role in Pulwama terror attack should be noted by India and the world, and Pakistan should be put in the blacklist of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) following this confession.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 01:25 IST

WB Governor Dhankhar calls on Union Home Minister Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the national capital.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:47 IST

Local committee moves court after Jaipur police disallow burning of Ravana effigy

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 30 (ANI): Jaipur Police did not allow people to burn Ravana effigy in Pratap Nagar on Dussehra in the wake of guidelines relating to COVID-19 pandemic. Expressing unhappiness with police intervention, the Pratap Nagar committee has knocked on the door of the court.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:47 IST

Terrorists kill three BJP workers in J-K's Kulgam; Lt Governor strongly condemns the killings

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 30 (ANI): Terrorists fired upon three BJP workers identified as Fida Hussain Yatoo, Umer Rashid Beigh and Umer Ramzan Hajam in YK Pora, Kulgam on Thursday. They were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment where they were declared as brought dead, Jammu and Kashmir Police said.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:34 IST

Combined index of eight core industries declined by 0.8% in September

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Combined Index of eight core industries stood at 119.7 in September 2020, which declined by 0.8 per cent (provisional) as compared to the index of September 2019.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:12 IST

Vijayawada: Andhra Police band display at Police Commemoration Week

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 30 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh Police Band performance was held on Thursday as part of the Police Commemoration Week - 2020 at PWD Grounds, Vijayawada.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:06 IST

Samajwadi Party objects to red, green tiles resembling party flag in Gorakhpur toilet

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 29 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP) has taken objection to red and green tiles being used in a toilet at the Lalit Narayan Mishra Railway Hospital in Gorakhpur stating that it has hurt the feelings of its party workers and is an insult to the party's flag bearing the same colours.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:52 IST

Grand alliance setting the agenda for Bihar polls, will get thumping majority: Sachin Pilot

Patna (Bihar) [India], October 29 (ANI): Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Thursday said the grand alliance was setting the agenda for Bihar elections and it will win the polls by a thumping majority.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:53 IST

In Bihar, stage collapses at Congress public rallies in Darbhanga, West Champaran

Champaran (Bihar) [India], October 29 (ANI): On Thursday Congress candidate from Jale assembly seat, Mashkoor Ahmad Usmani fell off the stage, which abruptly collapsed while he was addressing a political rally in Darbhanga.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:50 IST

Telangana CM inaugurates Dharani portal, calls it 'gateway to end corruption in land management'

Medchal (Telangana) [India], October 29 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Thursday inaugurated the 'Dharani' portal and said that it is a gateway to end corruption in land management.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:22 IST

Delhi reports record 5,739 new COVID-19 cases

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): Delhi reported a record 5,739 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday taking the total count of cases COVID-19 cases to 3,75,753.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:22 IST

Kerala reports 7,020 new COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Oct 29 (ANI): Kerala reported 7,020 new cases of COVID-19 and 26 deaths, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:15 IST

Centre transfers Rs 2,59,941 crore to states as devolution of share of taxes, Rs 51,277 crore lower than the previous year

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): The monthly account of the central government up to the month of September 2020 has been consolidated and reports published.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:12 IST

RJD raises security concerns as crowd swarms near Tejashwi's chopper at rally

Patna (Bihar) [India], October 29 (ANI): The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has requested the Election Commission to strengthen the security cover of its leader Tejashwi Yadav after people surrounded his helicopter at an election rally and also flouted the COVID-19 norms.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:33 IST

With 49,881 new cases, India's Covid-19 count rise past 80-Lakh mark

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): With 49,881 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally crossed the 80-lakh mark on Thursday while recoveries have increased to 73.15 lakh, according to data from the Union Health Ministry.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:02 IST

Bihar sees 55.69 pc polling in first phase of assembly elections

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): Bihar saw a final voter turnout of 55.69 per cent in the first phase of assembly polls with the poll percentage better compared to that in 2015.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:59 IST