Cab driver held for molesting tourist in Goa's Anjuna

Panaji (Goa) [India], August 7 (ANI): Anjuna Police on Saturday arrested a taxi driver for allegedly molesting a woman tourist from Chennai.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 08:22 IST

J-K: Army Chief Gen Manoj Pande reviews operational preparedness in Poonch

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 7 (ANI): Indian Army chief General Manoj Pande, visited the forward areas of Poonch and Rajouri Sectors, informed officials on Saturday.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 06:37 IST

Punjab: Road leading to Pathankot airport washed away as Chakki river overflows

Pathankot (Punjab) [India], August 7 (ANI): The road leading to Pathankot airport was washed away, said officials on Saturday.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 06:22 IST

Margaret Alva congratulates Dhankar, says support to BJP damaged credibility of some opposition parties

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): After the results of the vice presidential elections were declared on Saturday, Opposition's Vice-Presidential candidate Margaret Alva congratulated NDA's Jagdeep Dhankhar on winning the polls and said that some opposition parties chose to support BJP which damaged their credibility.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 06:18 IST

Har Ghar Tiranga programmes will be a big success: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): With the centre's Har Ghar Tiranga campaign gaining pace across the country, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that all preparatory activities have been completed and the programmes on the Har Ghar Tiranga from August 13 to 15 will be a big success.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 05:19 IST

Paramilitary jawan opens fire on colleagues at Kolkata museum, one dead

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 7 (ANI): A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel was shot dead while another was injured when their colleague opened fire inside the Indian Museum CISF barrack in Kolkata on Saturday evening.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 04:37 IST

Pune: ICMR-NIV reveals Monkeypox virus strain A.2 in two UAE-returned travellers

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], August 7 (ANI): The Indian Council of Medical Research-National Institute of Virology on Friday analysed two monkeypox cases of travellers who had returned from the UAE.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 04:24 IST

Chhattisgarh: Remote Bachawarpara village to have its first school on directions of DM

Balrampur (Chhattisgarh) [India], August 7 (ANI): In a one of its kind move, the remote Bachawarpara village in Balrampur district will now have a school, said officials on Friday.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 03:39 IST

Har Ghar Tiranga, Har Din Tiranga campaign aims to inspire every citizen to keep tricolour in their hearts all 365 days of the year: Flag Foundation CEO

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Lauding people's zeal at the event titled 'Har Ghar Tiranga, Har Din Tiranga' organised by the Flag Foundation of India, CEO Ashim Kohli said that the aim of the campaign is to inspire every Indian citizen to keep the tricolour in their hearts for all 365 days of the year.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 02:47 IST

Delhi: One held for beating constable inside Anand Vihar police station

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Delhi Police on Saturday arrested one person in the case of a viral video where a cop was seen being beaten by a mob inside the police station.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 02:02 IST

President Murmu congratulates Dhankhar, says country will benefit from his rich experience in public life

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): President Droupadi Murmu has congratulated Jagdeep Dhankhar on being elected as the country's 14th Vice President.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 01:34 IST

PM Modi congratulates Dhankar, says we are proud to have 'kisan putra' Vice President

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Jagdeep Dhankhar on being elected India's Vice President and said the country will gain tremendously from his intellect and wisdom.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 00:43 IST

Congratulations and wishes pour in after Jagdeep Dhankhar wins vice presidential elections

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Wishes poured in after the former Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was on Saturday elected as India's new Vice President. Taking note of the victory, Union Minister Piyush Goyal, Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar, Union minister AR Meghwal, and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi congratulated Dhankar on his landslide win.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 00:21 IST

PM Modi to chair NITI Aayog's Governing Council meeting

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the seventh meeting of the Governing Council of Niti Aayog at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre in the national capital on Sunday.

Updated: Aug 07, 2022 00:16 IST

Flag Foundation of India celebrates 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign with musical event in Delhi

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Amidst euphoric atmosphere, the Flag Foundation of India celebrated the 'Har Ghar Tiranga, Har Din Tiranga' campaign in the national capital.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 23:57 IST

Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav is 'Sanskar Utsav' for the youth: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the third National Committee meeting on Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav here on Saturday and said the initiative is 'Sanskar Utsav' for the youth which will fill them with the undying passion to contribute for the country's development.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 23:25 IST

Hyderabad boy gets Rs 1 cr scholarship in US university that produced 17 Nobel laureates

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 6 (ANI): In an inspirational story, an 18-year-old boy Vedant Anandwade from Hyderabad has got a scholarship of Rs 1.3 crore from the Case Western Reserve University in the United States for under graduation pre-med in Neuroscience and psychology.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 23:12 IST

Centre turned Nelson's eye to Telangana: KCR

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 6 (ANI): Slamming the Centre over the alleged disruption in cooperative federalism and failure of NITI Aayog, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Saturday said the central government has turned a Nelson's eye to the southern state.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 23:08 IST

Think tank established with mandate of cooperative federalism, NITI Ayog responds to KCR's allegations

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The NITI Aayog on Saturday said that the public policy think tank was set up as an institution with the mandate of cooperative federalism with a premise that strong states make a strong nation.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 22:30 IST

UGC, Education Ministry reviews CUET arrangements at test centres

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Officials from the Ministry of Education, University Grants Commission, All India Council for Technical Education, and NTA reviewed the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) arrangements at the test centres across the country together with Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, said UGC Chairman Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar on Saturday.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 22:19 IST