Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's sister, Syama Tamshi Siddiqui, passed away after a long battle with cancer, family sources said on Sunday. She was 26.
In a tweet, the chief minister's office said that the department of Non-Resident Keralites Affairs (NORKA) has taken steps to expedite the repatriation of the tourists' mortal remains.
The move has raised fears in Tamil Nadu that the Centre will use this amended notification to clear the way for the proposed hydrocarbon projects in the ecologically sensitive Thanjavur and Cauvery delta region.
A transition to soft Hindutva by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena may pave the way for an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party to take on the ruling triumvirate of Shiv Sena, Congress and Nationalist Congress Party.
Mumbai: The authorities of Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan, also known as the Byculla Zoo, will be setting up enclosures for as many as 17 exotic animals in the next two months. The renovation works began in 2018 and is expected to be completed in March. As per the zoo expansion plan, the authorities have procured a number of exotic animals in the last 10 months, which includes four jackals, a pair of leopard and a pair of hyenas.
As Republic Day is around the corner, preparations for the celebrations are in full swing. Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro has been invited to grace the occasion as the chief guest this year and he will arrive in India on Friday. This is the third time India has invited a Brazilian President as a chief guest during the Republic Day celebrations.
Chandrapur (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): An 18-year-old boy has committed suicide by hanging himself after he was sexually assaulted allegedly by his school mates and some of the hostel staffers in Chandrapur district. The deceased, who was a Class 12 student, used to stay in Sevadal Boys Hostel situated in Jivati Tahsil, Marai Patan village in the district. Police has recovered a notebook from the crime place in which the boy has mentioned that he was sexually assaulted by three hostel staffers and other fellow students on a regular basis.
Taking to Twitter, the Indian Army shared the story of Suneel, saying LifeWillWaitThatsAPromise and NationFirstAlways.
The British press has reported that Trudeau promised the queen that Canada would assume the costs of protecting the Sussexes, who are currently residing near the city of Vancouver.
Nilanshi, who is now 17, had earlier set the record for the same in 2018, with 170.5 centimeters long hair.
The incident took place last week in Sagar Dweep where lakhs of tourists turned up on Makar Sankranti to take a holy dip in Gangasagar.
According to police, Dhananjay Desai, chief of Hindu Rashtra Sena, was taken into preventive custody after a complaint to District Police Superin-tendent Sagar Patil apprehending that the HRS chief may foment trouble ahead of an inter-community protest.
New Delhi, Jan 20: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will probe Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh's links to the ISI. Under the scanner are his two visits to Bangladesh in 2019. His daughters are studying in Bangladesh, but the NIA
Mumbai: Teachers and educationists under the Joint Platform in Defence of Education have appealed to the management of all schools and colleges of the state to remain shut with a view to observe ‘Maharashtra Bandh’ on January 24. This bandh will be observed in solidarity and protection against the brutal violence towards students and teachers in different states of India. Members of Shikshak Bharti, a teacher’s union, and the Maharashtra Federation of University and College Teachers’ Organisation (MFUCTO) have appealed to the management of all educational institutions to take steps for the safety of students.
The Adani Group, which had bid in partnership with the public sector Hindustan Shipyard Limited, was not selected since it did not fulfill the requisite criteria, sources in Defence Ministry and the Indian Navy said.
Both the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress have fielded more women candidates this time around, with the latter doubling its numbers.
New Delhi, Jan 21: 'One Nation One Ration Card' scheme, which will allow portability of food security benefits, will be implemented by June 1 across the country. The ambitious scheme allows migrants to buy subsidised rice and wheat from ration shop
Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corporation, has postponed his trip to India, which sources said was scheduled later this week
Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam had filed a complaint against the actor and members of a fringe Tamil outfit burnt his effigy.
A cordon-and-search operation was going on in the area till the time of going to press. The encounter started in the afternoon, a police official said.