Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA representing Goshamahal Assembly constituency, Raja Singh, was taken into preventive custody by the Hyderabad city police on Friday over fears that he could damage a studio set where comedian Munawar Faruqui is set to perform, officials said.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 19 (ANI): Telangana MLC K Kavitha on Friday wrote a letter to Chief Justice of India, NV Ramana urging the Supreme Court to intervene in the matter of the release of 11 convicts in the Bilkis Bano rape case under the remission policy of the Gujarat government.
Jamnagar (Gujarat) [India] August 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a PIL against the Zoo that is being established in Jamnagar, Gujarat by the Greens Zoological Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre Society (GZRRC) which is supported by Reliance Industries Limited.
Kolkata [West Bengal], August 19 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Jay Prakash Majumdar attacked the Calcutta High Court regarding the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed over the increasing assets of TMC, BJP and other leaders.
Barpeta (Assam) [India], August 19 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday inaugurated the new court building in Barpeta and expressed confidence that it will be able to meet the hopes and aspirations of the people of the town.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Bengaluru-based pharmaceutical company Micro Labs Limited on Friday termed allegations that it had gifted freebies worth Rs 1000 crore to doctors to promote its Dolo-650 tablets as "baseless and incorrect".
New Delhi [India] August 19 (ANI): Captain Zoya Agarwal, a senior Air India pilot of aircraft Boeing-777, who is the first Indian woman pilot to fly an aircraft above the North pole, covering a record-breaking distance of around 16,000 Kilometres, made her place in SFO aviation museum on Friday.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): A Delhi court charged four people for damaging and setting fire to vehicles that were parked by the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) near the Ambedkar College during the North East Delhi riots in February 2020.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party national president JP Nadda will visit the poll-bound state of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday where he will hold meetings with the leaders of the state unit to deliberate on the strategy for the upcoming Assembly elections scheduled to be held later this year.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Central Bureau of Investigation has registered an FIR against Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and 14 others in connection with an alleged excise policy case.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party over the CBI raids on Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia's residence on Friday, the Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh asserted that the Centre won't succeed in stopping the party from increasing its influence in other states while declaring that the 2024 Lok Sabha elections will be "Kejriwal versus Modi".
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court has set aside a verdict of the Madhya Pradesh High Court which discharged an accused in a rape case essentially on the ground of delay in the registration of the First Information Report (FIR).
Wayanad (Kerala) [India], August 19 (ANI): Four Congress workers, including two members of party leader Rahul Gandhi's staff, were arrested for allegedly vandalising a picture of Mahatma Gandhi in his Wayanad office, Kerala Police said on Friday.
Kochi [Kerala], August 19, (ANI): Kerala High Court on Friday dismissed the petition filed by Swapna Suresh in the Kerala Gold Smuggling Case seeking to quash two cases registered against her for alleged conspiracy after she gave a confidential statement under section 164 of CrPC and raised serious allegations against Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 19 (ANI): The Special Task Force, West Bengal detained two miscreants for their alleged involvement with the banned terrorist outfit Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), said the officials on Friday.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): The Central government has planned to collaborate with the Arunachal Pradesh government to develop a "district good governance portal" for monitoring the performance of each district of the state on a monthly basis and help in benchmarking performance.
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): In a joint operation between Delhi Police and Jammu and Kashmir Police in assistance with the central agencies, a Hawala operator has been arrested, said officials on Friday.