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Top NSCN-IM leader hospitalised
Kohima, July 24 (IANS) Senior Naga leader and NSCN-IM General Secretary Th Muivah was admitted to a private hospital in Dimapur in Nagaland, official sources said late on Saturday night.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Nagaland,National,Politics
Tirupati police deploy drones to bust open alcohol consumption
Tirupati, July 24 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police in the temple town of Tirupati have started using drones to crack down on people consuming liquor in open places.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Oxygen Express to supply LMO to Bangladesh for first time
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) An Oxygen Express train of the Indian Railways will supply 200 metric tonnes (MT) of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) to Bangladesh in 10 containers, the Ministry of Railways said on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Andhra Guv, CM congratulate Mirabai for winning silver medal
Amaravati, July 24 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Hairchandan and Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday congratulated India's first Tokyo Olympics medallist Mirabai Chanu for bagging a silver medal in weightlifting.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics,Sports
15 B'desh-bound Myanmar Rohingyas held in Assam
Silchar (Assam), July 24 (IANS) A total of 15 Myanmar Rohingyas, including three women and six children, were arrested in southern Assam on Saturday when they were going to Tripura from Uttar Pradesh by train, officials said.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security
ITC's YoY standalone net profit up over 28.6% in Q1FY21
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) FMCG major ITC on Saturday reported a 28.6 per cent increase in its standalone net profit for the first quarter of 2021-22 financial year.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
ICICI Bank's YoY Q1FY22 standalone net profit up 78%
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Private sector lending major ICICI Bank on Saturday reported a rise of 78 per cent in its standalone net profit for the first quarter of FY 2021-22.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Flood-battered Maha's toll climbs to 112, 99 missing (Ld)
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) The death toll in Maharashtra floods increased to 112, while 99 more are missing, the State Disaster Management Authority said here on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
5 killed as service lift crashes in Mumbai high-rise (Ld)
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) In a tragic incident, at least five persons were killed and one injured after a service lift used for construction work at a newly-built high-rise came crashing down, officials of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) disaster control unit said here on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Pak diplomats sweat & look down when they present Talibs to outside world: Af VP
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Afghanistans Vice President Amrullah Saleh has hit out at Pakistan for supporting the Taliban, stating that an alliance of Taliban, LeT, Al-Qaeda and madrasa volunteers use the ISI trail to infiltrate.
2021-07-24
Category: International, India,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Terrorism
CBI arrests Station Director of CSMT in graft case
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday said that it has arrested a Station Director posted at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and an official in a graft case.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
I-T Dept carries out searches in multiple locations in UP
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Income Tax (I-T) Department recently carried out a search operation on a group in Uttar Pradesh dealing in mining, hospitality, news media, liquor and real estate.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Niti Aayog and TRIFED join hands for 'Van Dhan Yojana'
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Niti Aayog and TRIFED (Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited) have joined hands for successful implementation of 'Van Dhan Yojana' in tribal clusters of aspirational districts of the country. The collaboration and partnership is aimed at a complete transformation of the tribal ecosystem across the country.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
CBIC reduces compliance burden by abolishing renewals of licences and registrations
New Delhi, Jul. July 24 (IANS) The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has abolished the requirement of periodic renewal of licence and registration issued to Customs Brokers and Authorised Carriers.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Andhra logs 2K more Covid cases, tally rises to 19.5L
Amaravati, July 24 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh on Saturday logged 2,174 new Covid cases, raising the state's overall tally beyond 19.5 lakh, even as its active caseload dropped to 22,358.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
'Space technology dealing issues, challenges in NE states'
Shillong, July 24 (IANS) The North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC), a joint venture of the Department of Space and the North Eastern Council (NEC), has facilitated the northeastern states to address issues and challenges of the region with the support of space technology, Union DoNER Minister G. Kishan Reddy said on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Politics
All NE state capitals to be linked by air, rail by 2023-24: Amit Shah
Shillong, July 24 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah said here on Saturday that the northeastern region would be the countrys growth destination and all the state capitals of the eight states of the region would be connected by air and railway network by 2023-24.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Politics
Gurugram: Man held for kidnapping, killing 6-yr-old boy
Gurugram, July 24 (IANS) A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and killing a 6-year-old boy to take revenge on his relatives over a domestic dispute with his wife, police said on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
BSF lodges protest with Pak Rangers over increased drone activity
Jammu, July 24 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday lodged protest with the Pakistan Rangers over increased drone activity in the region during a sector commander-level meeting held on the international border in Suchetgarh sector of Jammu district.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Terrorism
First All India Media Common Entrance Test to be held on Aug 14
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) In a unique initiative the country's first-ever national level common entrance exam for media studies across universities will be held online on Saturday, August 14. The test is being guided by the recently set up Global Media Education Council (GMEC).
2021-07-24
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Education,Media
Odisha's dreaded gangster Hyder killed in encounter
Bhubaneswar, July 24 (IANS) A dreaded gangster of Odisha -- S.K. Hyder, who was serving a life sentence in a murder case, was killed in a police encounter on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Was hoping for a medal from Saurabh, but he has a bright future: Vijay Kumar
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) India's shooting ace and winner of the silver medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games, Vijay Kumar, said that 10m air pistol marksman Saurabh Chaudhary may have missed winning a medal on Saturday, but the potential he has will see him emerge stronger in the years to come.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Sports
Covid onslaught: Kerala reports 18,531 new cases, 98 deaths
Thiruvananthapuram, July 24 (IANS) Kerala continued to lead the rest of the country in terms of daily Covid cases, as 18,531 people turned positive in the state after 1,55,568 samples were tested in the past 24 hours, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in a statement here on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
No Covid death, 178 recoveries and 88 new cases in J&K
Srinagar, July 24 (IANS) No Covid-19 related death was reported from Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday where 178 patients recovered while 88 new cases were reported during the last 24 hours.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Service lift crashes in newly-built Mumbai high-rise, 4 killed
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) In a tragic incident, at least four persons were killed and several others were injured after a service lift used for construction work at a newly-built high-rise came crashing down, officials of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) disaster control unit said here on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Human Interest/Society,Crime/Disaster/Accident
President Kovind to visit J&K, Ladakh from July 25 to 28
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind will go on four days visit to Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh from Sunday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
BJP high command mulls final list in K'taka, but it's a tough call
Bengaluru, July 24 (IANS) As the stage is being set for a possible change of guard in Karnataka, the BJP high command is yet to finalise the successor of chief minister B.S. Yediyurappa. However, the high command is mulling over three candidates from the final list prepared in consultation with the RSS unit of Karnataka Pranth (region).
2021-07-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
3 terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter (2nd Ld)
Srinagar, July 24 (IANS) With the killing of one more terrorist, the number of terrorists killed in an ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces in Shokbaba forest at Sumblar area of Bandipore district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday morning rose to three, officials said.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
DMI Finance aims to be leading long-term credit business in New India
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The DMI Finance has clarified that R.M. Garg is not related to DMIs management, nor is he the promoter the company.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Millions of phone numbers of Clubhouse users 'up for sale' on Dark Web (Ld)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Millions of phone numbers of Clubhouse users have been allegedly leaked and are 'up for sale' on the Dark Web.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Crime/Disaster/Accident
German Ambassador pays obeisance at Golden Temple
Amritsar, July 24 (IANS) German Ambassador to India, Walter J. Lindner, on Saturday paid obeisance at Harmandir Sahib, the holiest Sikh shrine popularly known as the Golden Temple, and said that he remembered the Sikh shrines helping people with food and oxygen during the Covid crisis.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Punjab,National,Diplomacy,Politics,Religion
Maha to give free rations, kerosene to flood-hit people
Nashik (Maharashtra), July 24 (IANS) The Maharashtra government will provide free food-grains and kerosene to the people in the flood-hit regions of the state, Food & Civil Supplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal said here on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Haryana hikes DA for employees, pensioners
Chandigarh, July 24 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday announced to increase the rate of dearness allowance (DA) for state government employees and pensioners from 17 per cent to 28 per cent, on the lines of the Centre.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Sukhbir interacts with elderly protester to support farmers cause
Chandigarh, July 24 (IANS) Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Badal on Saturday visited octogenarian Labh Singh at Matka Chowk here to express solidarity with the protester who has been sitting alone in support of the farmers' protest for the past five months.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Khattar greets Nagal for winning India's first Olympic singles match in 25 yrs
Chandigarh, July 24 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday congratulated tennis player Sumit Nagal for winning India's first Olympic singles match in 25 years.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics,Sports
4 mn phone numbers of Clubhouse users 'up for sale' on Darkb Web
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Nearly four million phone numbers of Clubhouse users have been allegedly leaked and are 'up for sale' on the Dark Web.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Defence/Security
India ranks 3rd on average smartphone usage globally: Report
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Smartphone users in India on an average spend maximum time on their devices in the world after Brazil and Indonesia, a new report said.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Taliye hillslide washout: Thackeray wipes tears of dazed survivors
Raigad (Maharashtra), July 24 (IANS) A day after a hillslip flattened the ill-fated Taliye village near Mahad in Raigad, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray visited the site, met the few survivors and with folded hands, attempted to wipe their tears.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society,Politics
In 6 minutes, police arrest eve teaser on Disha app alert
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh), July 24 (IANS) Demonstrating the effectiveness of Andhra Pradesh police department's women's safety mobile app Disha, Vijayawada police apprehended an eve teaser within six minutes of a victim pressing the SOS button.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Catholic Priest arrested in TN for hate speech
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) A Roman Catholic priest George Ponnaiah who made disgusting speech in Kanniyakumari district about Bharat Mata, Hinduism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and the DMK government led by Chief Minister M.K. Stalin was arrested in Madurai on Saturday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Religion
K'taka CM to visit flood ravaged Belagavi on July 25
Bengaluru, July 24 (IANS) Even as the BJP high command is expected to take a call on change of leadership in Karnataka, Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa is showing no signs of nervousness and has announced his visit to flood hit Belagavi district on Sunday.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Classic case of missing spine: Rahul takes swipe at govt
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) A day after the government informed Parliament that no fixed timeline can be indicated at present for the completion of the vaccination drive, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a swipe saying people's lives are on the line and it's a classic case of a missing spine.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
ICSE, ISC board exam results for 2021 out
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) on Saturday announced the results for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) or class 10 and the Indian School Certificate (ISC) or class 12 exams on its official website. Students can check their results by opening the CISCE website as well as by sending a message through a mobile phone.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
SC declines info under RTI on elevation of top court lawyers as HC judges
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court has declined to part with information under RTI Act in connection with Supreme Court Bar Association letter, for proposing names of top court advocates for appointment as High Court judges.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Country's largest family health centre opened in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, July 24 (IANS) The country's largest family health centre was opened at Vazhakkad in Malappuram here on Saturday by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan online.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Pent-up demand to sustain consumer durables' revenue traction
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Pent-up demand, coupled with work-from-home provisions, will sustain the strong revenue traction of the consumer durables sector in the coming quarters.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Amarinder, Stalin hail Mirabai Chanu's Olympic triumph (Ld)
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) The Chief Ministers of Punjab and Tamil Nadu on Saturday congratulated weightlifter Mirabai Chanu for bagging silver in the 49 kg category, securing India's first medal at ongoing Tokyo Olympics.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics,Sports
Meghna Malik not keen on playing just simple, linear characters
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Actress Meghna Malik, who played the popular character of 'Ammaji' in the show "Na Aana Iss Des Lado", and more recently was seen in Hindi biopic "Saina", says that she wants to do more complex characters.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Ashutosh Rana opens up about recreating emperor Aurangzeb on screen
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Actor Ashutosh Rana will soon be seen playing the role of emperor Aurangzeb in the historical web show "Chhatrasal". The seasoned actor says that history and period dramas have always fascinated him.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Aparshakti Khurana to once again host Indian Sports Honours
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Actor Aparshakti Khurana will once again be seen hosting the Indian Sports Honours. This is the second time the actor will be hosting this awards show.
2021-07-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Sports