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Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee started her two-day sit-in demonstration today in the Bengal capital to protest the BJP government's alleged discriminatory attitude against the state.
In a minute-long video, radical preacher Amritpal Singh confirmed that he remained at large and slammed the Punjab Police for arresting Sikh youths during their crackdown on him.
Last night, the Punjab Police found an abandoned vehicle near Gurdwara Bhai Chanchal Singh in Marnaian village of Punjab's Hoshiarpur, believed to belong to fugitive Amritpal Singh and his aide.
A bench of Justices KM Joseph and BV Nagarathna took on record the notification of the Lok Sabha secretariat restoring the membership of Mohammed Faizal, who was disqualified from the lower house in January following his conviction in the criminal case.
Vivan Sundaram's works have been exhibited in the Biennials of Kochi (2012), Sydney (2008), Seville (2006), Taipei (2006), Sharjah (2005), Shanghai (2004), Havana (1997), Johannesburg (1997) and Kwangju (1997).
An MP-MLA court held gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmad and his brother Ashraf Ahmed guilty on Tuesday in the 2006 Umesh Pal kidnapping case and sentenced them to rigorous imprisonment for life.
CM Mamata Banerjee will stage the dharna in front of a statue of Dr B R Ambedkar on Red Road in central Kolkata and continue it till the evening of Thursday.
According to India's National Center for Seismology, the earthquake tremors were felt at 5:49 am (IST). The epicentre of the earthquake was 85 km east of Kabul in the country.
Addressing a press conference, Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said the notification for the elections to the 224-member assembly will be issued on April 13 and the last date for filing nomination papers will be April 20.
PM Modi's comments came after several Opposition parties across the nation have come together in protest following Congress Rahul Gandhi's disqualification from Lok Sabha following his conviction in a criminal defamation case.
A police team was chasing a car from Phagwara after it suspected that fugitive Amritpal Singh and his aide could be travelling in that vehicle.
According to police, an FIR has been registered under sections 337 (causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) and and 188 (disobedience to an order lawfully promulgated by a public servant) of the Indian Penal Code and detained seven people.
Earlier on February 4, the trial court had discharged 11 people in the 2019 Jamia Nagar violence case. The court had held that they were made 'scapegoats' by police and that dissent has to be encouraged and not stifled.
Granting Atiq Ahmad liberty to approach the Allahabad High Court, a bench of Justices Ajay Rastogi and Bela M Trivedi refused to record that the former Samajwadi Party MP’s life is under threat despite vehement requests by Atiq's counsel.
The crash occurred during the first week of Ramzan, when the faithful fast from dawn to dusk. Many people travel to enjoy nightly feasts with family and friends during the Muslim holy month.
AIADMK general council, the party's highest decision making body on July 11, 2022 had expelled Panneerselvam and his aides for alleged anti-party activities in the wake of the leadership battle involving the two leaders.
Following a police crackdown against the radical preacher Amritpal Singh and his associates, Punjab Police Sunday said it has released 197 persons out of total 353 taken into preventive custody on apprehension of breach of peace and disturbance of law and order.
Atiq Ahmed and his brother Khalid Azim were brought to the Naini jail yesterday after long road journeys from two separate prisons amid allegations that the former Samjwadi Party legislator would be killed in an encounter on the way.
The report quoted a source who is a resident of Ryanggang, where Hyesan is located as saying, "The city… will remain on lockdown until all 653 bullets are found."
Among the parties that were represented at the meeting, which was followed by dinner, were the DMK, NCP, JD(U), BRS, CPI(M), CPI, AAP, MDMK, KC, TMC, RSP, RJD, NC, IUML, VCK, SP and JMM who alleged that the BJP-led government is destroying democracy.
According to Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (PCCF-Wildlife) JS Chauhan, Sasha died because of a kidney ailment which she was suffering from even before her translocation from Namibia. Her blood sample was collected and ultrasound was performed which revealed that her kidneys were infected.
The Nashville Fire Department said on Twitter there are multiple patients in the shooting that occurred at The Covenant School but their conditions were not immediately clear
The high court had earlier granted interim anticipatory bail to Madal Virupakshappa on a Rs 5 lakh personal bond which helped him escape arrest
Following his conviction and sentencing in a 2019 defamation case, Rahul Gandhi was disqualified as a Member of Parliament on Friday
Bilkis Bano was gangraped during the Gujarat Riots and seven members of her family were killed. Eleven men were sentenced to life imprisonment in the case in 2008. All of these 11 convicts were released last year when Gujarat government remitted their sentence.