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