A Taliban spokesman promised Tuesday that the insurgents who overran Afghanistan in recent days would respect women's rights and would not exact revenge, seeking to calm a wary population and skeptical world powers.
Taliban's leader and head of the political office in Doha, Mullah Abdul Ghani Biradar, has arrived in Kabul after 20 years.
Taliban vows to respect women's rights, ensure a secure Afghanistan, in a bid to convince world powers and a fearful population in the war-torn country. But, has Taliban really changed its colours or is it just a ploy to fool the world? Watch more to know Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.
महिलाओं को इस्लामी कानून के अनुसार अधिकार प्रदान करेगा तालिबान: प्रवक्ता जबीउल्ला मुजाहिद
The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday alerted citizens to keep the next wave of Covid-19 pandemic at bay by following Covid-appropriate norms. In a presser Tuesday afternoon, the ministry pointed out how "inappropriate behaviour" could invite the third wave in the country.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on June 30 via press conference announced that cabinet has given approval to the loan guarantee scheme announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to help COVID affected sectors.
In a major relief for sectors affected by Covid pandemic, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made some big ticket economic announcements on Monday. Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, Sitharaman said that the government has approved a Rs 1.1 lakh crore loan guarantee scheme for COVID-19 affected sectors.
Responding to Rahul Gandhi's 'white paper' on the Centre's Covid management, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday accused the Congress of politicising India's ongoing battle against the Covid pandemic. Interacting with journalists during a press conference in New Delhi, senior BJP leader Sambit Patra said the whenever a 'decisive point comes in India's battle against COVID-19, Congress tries to politicise it'.
The five-time Ballon d'Or winner, currently at Juventus, has been heavily linked with his old club Manchester United.
The Indian contingent, which departs for England early on Thursday morning, will also play a big-ticket Test series against England after the WTC final.
The two-time Wimbledon champion injured her ankle due to a freak fall during a post-match media press conference on Sunday.
"Some of the governments in whose states these companies are, had stopped the supply that was to come to Delhi from these companies. Governments said that they will use Oxygen in their states first, use Delhi's quota too and that they will not let trucks come to Delhi. But I would like to thank Centre and Delhi High Court that they helped us a lot in last 2-3 days. Due to this, Oxygen has started reaching Delhi," the CM said.
Delhi recorded 24,638 fresh COVID-19 cases and 249 deaths due to the viral disease on Wednesday while the positivity rate stood at 31.28 per cent, meaning almost every third sample tested positive.
Amidst Covid 19 second wave surge in Uttar Pradesh, weekend lockdown will be imposed across the state every Saturday and Sunday. Apart from this, weekend curfew will be imposed every day that will come in effect from 8:00 PM on Friday, April 23.
Positivity rate increased from 24% to 30% in last 24 hours. Less than 100 ICU beds left & there's oxygen shortage. Spoke to Dr Harsh Vardhan yesterday & Amit Shah ji this morning regarding lack of beds & informed them that we're in dire need: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
The attacker managed to flee and a probe into the matter was initiated after Press Club officials lodged a complaint with the police.
Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Tuesday alleged that suspended Mumbai cop Sachin Vaze played a key role in the Mansukh Hiren murder case. Addressing a press conference, ATS chief Jai Jeet Singh claimed that the arrested officer was a conspirator in the murder case.
On Monday, Navya Naveli Nanda took to her Instagram stories and shared a video of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam's press conference.
The 'Toolkit' matter is a serious one. It clearly shows that some foreign elements are conspiring to defame India: Minister for Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar
Acting tough on the widespread violence during the farmers' tractor parade on Republic Day, Delhi Police Commissioner SN Srivastava on Wednesday assured the strictest action possible against rioters who indulged in violence.