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odisha coronavirus home isolation

COVID-19: Odisha mandates home isolation for people coming from THESE 5 states

India | Feb 28, 2021, 07:04 AM IST

Odisha reported 86 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday from 21 districts. Sundergarh district recorded the highest of 10 new cases followed by Khurda and Sambalpur (9 each).

Gujarat local bodies polls

Gujarat local bodies polls underway, 3.04 crore people to vote

Elections | Feb 28, 2021, 08:41 AM IST

While the BJP has been the dominant force in the state for several years now, Congress believes the fuel price hikes and disenchantment of the people with the ruling party will help it make a comeback.

delhi bypolls

Bypolls in five municipal wards underway across 327 polling stations in Delhi

Elections | Feb 28, 2021, 07:51 AM IST

The main candidates in the by-elections are Dhirendra from the Aam Aadmi Party, Siyaram Kanojia from the BJP and Dharampal Maurya from the Congress in the Kalyanpuri ward.

Breaking News February 28 | LIVE

Breaking News February 28 | Highlights

India | Feb 28, 2021, 11:19 PM IST

Get all the latest news on coronavirus cases, news on the vaccine, business, politics, science, education, and much more in India and worldwide.

CCTV footage shows Innova car that was seen along with SUV

Innova car, seen along with SUV carrying explosives parked outside Antilia, spotted in CCTV footage

India | Feb 28, 2021, 12:23 AM IST

A CCTV footage has surfaced showing another car (Toyota Innova) that was seen along with SUV (Scorpio) carrying explosives — Gelatin sticks — which was found parked outside Mukesh Ambani's Antilia residence in Mumbai.

India Vs England

IND vs ENG: Jasprit Bumrah released from Test squad due to 'personal reasons'

Sports | Feb 28, 2021, 08:07 AM IST

India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been released from the Test squad ahead of the fourth and final match of the series against England. The BCCI took to its official Twitter account to confirm the development.

India Vs England

Yuzvendra Chahal and wife Dhanashree Verma enjoy honeymoon in Maldives, share photos with fans

Sports | Feb 28, 2021, 08:07 AM IST

Yuzvendra Chahal and Dhanashree Verma, who tied the knot last December, enjoyed a great honeymoon in the Maldives and shared pictures for fans on social media. Dhanashree and Yuzvendra took to Instagram stories to share their vacation pictures.

RBI JE Admit Card 2021

RBI JE Admit Card 2021 released. Direct link to download

Career | Feb 27, 2021, 08:28 PM IST

RBI JE admit card 2021: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the admit card for the RBI JE recruitment exam 2021 on its official website today (February 27). 

Delhi coronavirus cases

Delhi records 243 coronavirus cases; death toll reaches 10,909

India | Feb 27, 2021, 07:42 PM IST

Delhi recorded as many as 243 fresh coronavirus cases on Saturday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 6.39 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 10,909. 

Country Needs a strong Opposition today: Ghulam Nabi Azad

News | Feb 27, 2021, 07:08 PM IST

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad in an exclusive conversation with India TV on Saturday raised the issue of the party as well as the opposition becoming weak. He also shared views on other pressing issues within the party.

West Bengal: BJP launches poster with slogan 'Bengal wants its daughter, not aunt'

News | Feb 28, 2021, 07:00 AM IST

Ahead of West Bengal polls 2021 the poster war between BJP and TMC has intensified. The BJP on Saturday launched a poster to counter Trinamool Congress' campaign slogan “Bangla Nijer Meyekei Chay” which means 'Bengal Wants Its Own Daughter'. BJP's poster says, 'Bengal Wants Its Own Daughter, Not Pishi(paternal aunt)' and has the faces of the party's female leaders from Bengal.

Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma, Kapil

G23 vs Rahul Gandhi? 'Congress becoming weak,' dissenters raise common concern in Jammu

India | Feb 27, 2021, 07:10 PM IST

In the first-ever show of strength, the dissenters in the Congress (G23) shared a public platform in Jammu and participated in the Shanti Sammelan, raising internal issues of the Congress like party becoming weak in the past decade, leadership, while at the same time, sharing a piece of advice for the young generation.

Prashant Kishore tweets a day after election commission

'On 2nd May, hold me to my last...': Prashant Kishore tweets day after EC's poll dates announcement

India | Feb 27, 2021, 04:50 PM IST

Political strategist Prashant Kishore, a day after the election commission announced assembly polls scheduled for 4 states and Puducherry, reiterated Trinamool Congress' election slogan 'Bengal only wants its own daughters' adding one of the key battles for democracy in India will be fought in West Bengal.

life imprisonment law

MP cabinet approves law to give life imprisonment to food adulterators

India | Feb 27, 2021, 01:52 PM IST

It is noteworthy, in December 2019, an awareness rally was held in Bhopal to fight the menace of adulteration. The rally saw the participation of people of all age groups.

PM Modi asks toy manufacturers to use less plastic, more eco-friendly material

PM Modi asks toy manufacturers to use less plastic, more eco-friendly material

India | Feb 27, 2021, 01:29 PM IST

The Prime Minister also interacted with traditional toymakers from Chennapatnam, Varanasi and Jaipur and exhorted them to innovate and make traditional toys more relevant keeping in view the changing taste of children.

Delhi's air quality improves to 'poor' category, mercury settles at 17.8 degrees C

Delhi's air quality improves to 'poor' category, mercury settles at 17.8 degrees C

India | Feb 27, 2021, 01:14 PM IST

SAFAR in its bulletin said that an increase in temperature and boundary layer height has helped in pushing the national capital's overall air quality from the 'very poor' to 'poor' category.

flights suspended

COVID-19: DGCA extends suspension of international commercial passenger flights till Mar 31

India | Feb 27, 2021, 01:06 PM IST

Amid the suspension, special international flights have been allowed under the Vande Bharat Mission since May last year and under bilateral "air bubble" arrangements with select countries since July.

Maharashtra SSC, HSC Exams 2021: Board exams for Classes 12, 10 to begin from April 23, 29

Maharashtra SSC, HSC Exams 2021: Board exams for Classes 12, 10 to begin from April 23, 29

High Schools | Feb 27, 2021, 11:30 AM IST

These board exams are usually held in February and March, but this year their schedule has been changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Election vans vandalised, LEDs stolen in Bengal's Kadapara

Election vans vandalised, LEDs stolen in Bengal's Kadapara; BJP posts video, accuses TMC

India | Feb 27, 2021, 01:45 PM IST

A video of the incident was posted on Twitter by BJP's Amit Malviya, who said, "This is going to be one tough election for the EC to manage given the culture of political violence perpetrated by the TMC. People of West Bengal will respond."

Fire at cosmetics factory in Delhi's Pratap Nagar, one dead

Fire at cosmetics factory in Delhi's Pratap Nagar, one dead

India | Feb 27, 2021, 10:02 AM IST

At least 28 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the fire. According to the fire department, a charred body was also found in the factory.