The Supreme Court recently passed a landmark judgement allowing permanent commission and command positions for women in the Armed Forces. While this is a huge leap forward in bringing gender parity to the Forces, the gender gap still remains high. Data from the Government revealsRead More »
Addressing the media following his meeting with Modi on Friday, Thackeray had reasserted his position in favour of CAA and NPR. His allies in Maharashtra government the Congress and the NCP are both opposed to their implementation.
While discussing airport security, Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary said that those bombing airlines will "generally be males of a Muslim persuasion".
Vinesh Phogat claimed a bronze medal in the 53kg category after yet another defeat to Japanese Mayu Mukaida put her out of contention for the gold.
Every day, vehicles start trickling in to drop or pick up goods since early morning and are expected to leave the premises soon after the work is done.
New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): In a fresh twist to the Nirbhaya case, one of the four death row convicts -- Pawan Gupta -- whose legal remedies are still pending, refused to meet legal aid counsel Ravi Qazi in Tihar Jail. Advocate Ravi Qazi, who was appointed by the court to represent Pawan Gupta, went to Tihar Jail on February 19 where he was informed by the jail authorities that the convict has refused to meet him.
Hong Kong, Feb 22 (ANI): The coronavirus epidemic in China appears to have started from the cramped prison system, possibly at internment facilities in Xinjiang, according to media reports and social media posts. China's Ministry of Justice officials on Friday said that more than 500 prisoners in five prisons in three provinces had contracted the virus which has so far sickened almost 80,000 people and killed more than 2,000 people, mostly in China.
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Coronavirus outbreak in China and it's bursting out in some neighbouring countries had an impact on devotees footfall in India on Mahashivratri, said spiritual leader Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Since December, more than 2,000 people, mainly in China, have lost their lives to Coronavirus that causes a respiratory disease called Covid-19.
Chandigarh, Feb 22 (PTI) The Opposition SAD and AAP on Saturday condemned Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta's purported statement on the Kartarpur corridor and sought clarification from Chief Minister Amarinder Singh within 24 hours.
Bengaluru, Feb 22: In what comes as a shocker to the media houses in the state, Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri has issued a notification on banning the entry of journalists in the Legislators House. A letter, released by
The January 25 notice by the district administration mentioned 86 hectares and 259 landowners in the Yadav-dominated gram sabha, giving them 15 days to register objections. Officials said they had received close to 200 complaints, and the process to address them had started.
According to police, Raju asked her to get intimate with him and give birth to a child. The 23-year-old woman decided to lodge a complaint as he continued to threaten her.
New Delhi, Feb 22: Kerala governor Arif Mohammad Khan in an indirect criticism of Shaheen Bagh protestors, said people sitting on roads and disrupting normal life to force their opinion on others is a form of terrorism. "Aggression doesn't come
London, Feb 21 (PTI) A female Islamic State supporter on Friday pleaded guilty to terrorism charges, including a plot to bomb London's famous St Paul’s Cathedral landmark.
The Swedish activist has returned to the German city almost exactly a year since her first visit. She told the audience she failed to understand how politicians could still "behave as though everything were fine."
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): YSRCP Trade Union Congress president P Gowtham Reddy on Friday demanded the arrest of former labour minister and TDP leader K Atchen Naidu. The officials of Vigilance Department in Andhra Pradesh have found huge irregularities in the purchase of medicines and other equipment by ESI from 2014 to 2019.
New Delhi, Feb 21: Giving a massive relief for the residents of Delhi-NCR, the Uttar Pradesh Police has reopened a key route that links Noida with Delhi's Kalindi Kunj. This route was reopened to ease the congestion caused due to protests
capital region during TDP regime Amaravati, Feb 21 (PTI): The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday constituted a 10-member Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by a Deputy Inspector General of Police-rank IPS officer, to conduct a comprehensive probe into alleged irregularities, particularly land deals in the Amaravati capital region, during the previous Telugu Desam Party regime.
If the rally is allowed, it will be Amit Shah s second visit to West Bengal after assuming the office of Union Home Minister.
The SBI branch in which his account exists is located in Sector 9. The fraud took place in October 2019.
Surat, Feb 21 (PTI) Female trainee clerks of the Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) were allegedly made to stand naked together in a room for a medical test at a civic body-run hospital here, prompting authorities to order a probe.
Tempers flared after a tense day-long standoff in which protesters blocked a bridge leading to the sanatorium where the evacuees will be held in quarantine for at least two weeks to make sure they are not carrying the virus.