Parliament approves UAPA Bill, allows Centre to tag individual as terrorist

Parliament approves UAPA Bill, allows Centre to tag individual as terrorist

Agencies New Delhi  :  The Parliament on Friday approved an amendment to the anti-terror law to give powers to the central government to designate an individual as terrorist and seize his properties. While Lok Sabha had passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019 that seeks to amend the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 on […]

Electricity free in Delhi for usage up to 200 units: Arvind Kejriwal

Electricity free in Delhi for usage up to 200 units: Arvind Kejriwal

In what is seen as a pre-election sop, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Thursday that electricity usage up to 200 units will be free and consumers of 201-400 units will receive approximately 50% subsidy. “Every family deserves a life of dignity. Just like good education & healthcare, a basic quantum of electricity to run lights/fans […]

Congress worker hacked to death by gangin Kerala

Congress worker hacked to death by gangin Kerala

Thrissur(Ker): A 44-year-old Congress worker died after he was brutally attacked by an 18-member gang at Punna in Chavakkad, police said Wednesday. The deceased identified as Naushad was a local congress leader who was very popular in the area. Naushad, who suffered serious injuries on the neck and hands, died Wednesday morning at a hospital. […]

CRPF constable killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar

CRPF constable killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constable was killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast near Mardum in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar district on Tuesday morning. Roshan Kumar, a resident of Nawada in Bihar, was a constable posted with 195 battalion of CRPF and was deployed in Pushapal village. According to police, the IED which was […]

130 dead in Bihar floods, 88 lakh people affected

130 dead in Bihar floods, 88 lakh people affected

In Bihar 88.46 lakh people have been affected in 13 districts in inundation caused earlier this month due to the torrential rainfall in the catchment areas of Nepal, state disaster management department said. Death toll in Bihar floods rose to 130 on Tuesday, but the situation improved considerably in neighbouring Assam where water levels in […]

Jagdeep Dhankar takes oath as West Bengal governor

Jagdeep Dhankar takes oath as West Bengal governor

He was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court TBN Radhakrishnan in presence of CM Mamata Banerjee. Jagdeep Dhankhar, a former Lok Sabha MP from Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, was on Tuesday sworn in as the 28th governor of West Bengal at the Raj Bhavan here. He was administered the oath of […]

Army officer’s body found on railway track in Delhi

Army officer’s body found on railway track in Delhi

  New Delhi: An Army officer’s body has been found on a railway track at the New Delhi railway station, police said on Tuesday. The body of the officer, identified as Lieutenant Diwakar Puri, was found cut into two parts on Monday morning, they said. According to police, Puri was from the Army Medical Corps and […]

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