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  • 11:16 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    CM Yogi Adityanath, his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya, state BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh and others pay floral tributes to former UP CM Kalyan Singh

    CM Yogi Adityanath, his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya, state BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh and others pay floral tributes to former UP CM Kalyan Singh

  • 10:29 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Generations to come will remain forever grateful to Kalyan Singh Ji for his contributions towards India’s cultural regeneration: PM Modi

    I am saddened beyond words. Kalyan Singh Ji…statesman, veteran administrator, grassroots level leader & great human. He leaves behind an indelible contribution towards the development of Uttar Pradesh. Spoke to his son Rajveer Singh and expressed condolences: PM Modi.

     

  • 10:28 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Three-day state mourning will be declared to condole the demise of Kalyan Singh: Yogi Adityanath

    Three-day state mourning will be declared to condole the demise of Kalyan Singh. His last rites will be performed on the bank of Ganga in Narora in the evening of on August 23. There will be a public holiday on August 23: CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow

     

  • 9:47 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Former Uttar Pradesh CM and former Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh passes away at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

    Former Uttar Pradesh CM and former Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh passes away at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

    READ MORE: Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Kalyan Singh passes away at 89

  • 9:01 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    India allowed to operate two flights daily to evacuate citizens from Kabul

    India allowed to operate two flights daily to evacuate citizens from Kabul

  • 8:31 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    10.96 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Maharashtra today

    10.96 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Maharashtra today

  • 8:20 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Tamil Nadu Govt allows theatres to reopen with 50% capacity from Aug 23

    Tamil Nadu Govt allows theatres to reopen with 50% capacity from Aug 23; all shops allowed to operate till 9 pm can function till 10 pm from Aug 23; IT-related organizations can function with 100% workforce

     

  • 8:18 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 58 crore landmark milestone

    India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 58 crore landmark milestone, with the administration of more than 43 lakh vaccine doses today: Union Health Ministry

     

  • 8:18 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    BJP President JP Nadda and CM Pushkar Singh Dhami met and felicitated saints at Panchayati Akhara in Haridwar

    BJP President JP Nadda and CM Pushkar Singh Dhami met and felicitated saints at Panchayati Akhara in Haridwar

  • 7:52 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    In a supervised training activity undertaken by 11 officers, 11 JCOs, and 120 other ranks in Punjab, due to severe weather conditions, there was one fatal casualty today

    In an organized, supervised, and monitored training activity undertaken by 11 officers, 11 JCOs, and 120 other ranks near Pathankot in Punjab, due to severe weather conditions, there was one fatal casualty today. A few individuals including some officers/JCOs have been admitted to Military Hospital, Pathankot. The affected personnel are being provided with requisite medical care.

  • 7:30 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    With only 19 cases, Delhi records lowest single day spike this year

     With only 19 cases, Delhi records lowest single day spike this year

  • 7:30 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Tamil Nadu Govt extends lockdown till Sept 6 with additional relaxations; schools for students of classes 9-12 to reopen from Sept 1 with 50% capacity

    Tamil Nadu Govt extends lockdown till Sept 6 with additional relaxations; schools for students of classes 9-12 to reopen from Sept 1 with 50% capacity

    All colleges to function from Sept 1 on a rotational basis with vaccinated teaching & non-teaching staff

  • 6:07 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Waterlogging in different parts of Sonipat city following heavy rainfall

     Waterlogging in different parts of Sonipat city following heavy rainfall

  • 5:01 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Today's 138.8 mm rainfall in Delhi is the 9th highest in last 62 years for August and the highest after 2007 for the month

    Today's 138.8 mm rainfall in Delhi is the 9th highest in last 62 years for August and the highest after 2007 for the month: India Meteorological Department (IMD)

     

  • 3:59 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Restrictions to be lifted on Delhi markets from Monday

    Markets of Delhi were allowed to function till 8 pm due to COVID-19. In wake of decreasing cases, this restriction will be removed starting Monday. Now the markets can open as per their normal time: CM Arvind Kejriwal

     

  • 3:32 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Indian Army soldiers deployed at the Indo-China border in East Sikkim remain on high alert to counter any threat

    Indian Army soldiers deployed at the Indo-China border in East Sikkim remain on high alert to counter any threat

  • 3:32 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    All Indians citizens in Kabul awaiting evacuation are safe. They were offered lunch and have now left for Kabul airport: Government sources

    All Indians citizens in Kabul awaiting evacuation are safe. They were offered lunch and have now left for Kabul airport: Government sources

  • 3:31 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    Earthquake of magnitude 4.0 occurred 151 km north-northwest of Rajkot in Gujarat

    Earthquake of magnitude 4.0 on the Richter scale occurred 151 km north-northwest of Rajkot in Gujarat at 1208 hours: National Center for Seismology (NCS)

     

  • 3:30 PM (IST) Posted by Sri Lasya

    A bus carrying 14 passengers narrowly escaped a landslide in Nainital on Friday | WATCH

    A bus carrying 14 passengers narrowly escaped a landslide in Nainital, Uttarakhand on Friday. No casualties have been reported.

  • 12:40 PM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    LG Manoj Sinha urges MoS MEA V Muraleedharan for immediate evacuation of Kulgam professors from Kabul

    LG Manoj Sinha urges MoS MEA V Muraleedharan for immediate evacuation of Kulgam professors from Kabul

  • 11:41 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Punjab: Sugarcane farmers block highway, railway track in Jalandhar

    Punjab: Sugarcane farmers block highway, railway track in Jalandhar

  • 11:20 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Exercise Konkan 2021 held between INS Tabar, HMS Westminster

    Exercise Konkan 2021 held between INS Tabar, HMS Westminster

  • 11:19 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    People offer prayers at Sri Ayyappa Temple on the festival of Onam

    People offer prayers at Sri Ayyappa Temple on the festival of Onam

  • 8:32 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Two Russian women found dead in North Goa

    Two Russian women found dead in North Goa

  • 8:32 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Traffic crawls in Connaught Place due to waterlogging

    Traffic crawls in Connaught Place due to waterlogging 

  • 8:31 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Mumbai Crime Branch busts high-profile prostitution racket at five-star hotel in Juhu

    Mumbai Crime Branch busts high-profile prostitution racket at five-star hotel in Juhu

  • 8:10 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Over 19 crore people have benefited from Aysuhman Bharat scheme: Union minister Khatik

    Union Minister Virendra Kumar Khatik on Friday said 19 crore people had benefited from the Ayushman Bharat Yojana, the Centre's premier health care scheme.

    The Union social justice and empowerment minister, who was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of his Jan Ashirwad Yatra, also said 55 crore people nationwide had been vaccinated against COVID-19, and the country would be self-reliant in production of doses by October-November.

  • 7:41 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Heavy rain lashes parts of Haryana

    Heavy rain lashes parts of Haryana

  • 7:40 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    BSF with Rural Punjab Police recovers 40.810 kg heroin, 190 grams of opium, two plastic pipes

    BSF with Rural Punjab Police recovers 40.810 kg heroin, 190 grams of opium, two plastic pipes

  • 7:38 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi: Traffic movement on Minto Bridge closed due to waterlogging

    Delhi: Traffic movement on Minto Bridge closed due to waterlogging

  • 7:38 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Encounter started in upper reaches of forest area of Nagbaeran Tral, Awantipora

    Encounter started in upper reaches of forest area of Nagbaeran Tral, Awantipora