Responsible entities remain committed to compliance to law of land: India to Twitter

Responsible entities remain committed to compliance to law of land: India to Twitter

New Delhi: On the request of Twitter, Secretary to Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India held a virtual interaction with Twitter officials on Wednesday and expressed strong displeasure on the way Twitter acted after an emergency order was issued to remove this hashtag ‘farmer genocide’. In a conversation with Vice President Global […]

India ranks 3rd among nations with maximum Covid vaccination coverage

India ranks 3rd among nations with maximum Covid vaccination coverage

New Delhi: India has become the third topmost country in the world after the United States and the United Kingdom in terms of coverage in Covid-19 vaccination among the population, the Union Health Ministry said on Sunday. The country has vaccinated nearly six million of its population so far, as per the latest information shared […]

Floods as glacier breaks off in U’khand, 16 labourers rescued, 7 bodies recovered, 125 still missing

Floods as glacier breaks off in U’khand, 16 labourers rescued, 7 bodies recovered, 125 still missing

Dehradun/New Delhi:  A portion of the Nanda Devi glacier broke off in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district on Sunday, triggering an avalanche and a deluge in the Alaknanda river system that washed away hydroelectric stations, leaving at least seven people dead and 125 missing who are feared dead. The sudden flood in the middle of the day […]

Centre confirms Bird flu outbreak in poultry in Kerala and 9 other states

Centre confirms Bird flu outbreak in poultry in Kerala and 9 other states

New Delhi:The Centre on Saturday said that the outbreak of bird flu in poultry birds has been confirmed in 10 states, while 13 states have reported the disease in crows, migratory and wild birds. Kerala, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Jammu & Kashmir have confirmed the outbreak of the […]

Farmers stay put at UP Gate, ‘excess force’ removed

Farmers stay put at UP Gate, ‘excess force’ removed

GHAZIABAD: Hundreds of Bharatiya Kisan Union members stayed put on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway early on Friday, notwithstanding the Ghaziabad administration’s ultimatum to vacate the UP Gate protest site. A confrontation was buildingup at the UP Gate in Ghazipureven as frequent power cuts were witnessed in the evening at the protest site, where BKU members, led […]

Shashi Tharoor, Rajdeep Sardesai booked for sedition in UP over January 26 violence in Delhi

Shashi Tharoor, Rajdeep Sardesai booked for sedition in UP over January 26 violence in Delhi

Noida (UP):  Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and six journalists have been booked by the Noida Police for sedition, among other charges, over the violence during farmers’ tractor rally in Delhi, officials said on Thursday. The FIR was lodged at the Sector 20 police station here following a complaint by a resident who alleged that “digital […]