Mineral Laws, IBC Bills passed amid din, House adjourned till Wednesday

New Delhi, The Lok Sabha was adjourned till March 11 after passing two Bills amid din on Friday.Mining Minister Pralhad Joshi piloted the Mineral Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020 for consideration and passing.The Bill seeks amendment to the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, 195

Nirbhaya case: Convict Mukesh approaches SC

New Delhi,  One of the Nirbhaya death row convicts, Mukesh Kumar Singh, on Friday, moved the Supreme Court seeking its direction and permission to file fresh curative & mercy plea. A day after the death warrant was issued by a Patiala House Court for the execution of all the four death r

Shetkari Sanghstana leader Raju Shetty welcomes state budget

Kolhapur,  National president of the Swabhimani Shetkari Saghtana (SSS) Raju Shetty hailed the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government's first budget, which was presented in the Assembly on Friday, saying that it has raised the farmers' expectations. Giving reaction on the state budget, M

Ayodhya title dispute: Islamic body files curative plea

New Delhi, Islamic organisation, Popular Front of India, on Friday, filed a curative petition before the Supreme Court, challenging its judgement delivered on November 9 last year, in connection with Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid land title dispute case.PFI contended that even though it was not a p

IIFA 2020 postponed due to threat of Coronavirus

New Delhi,  The India International Film Academy awards, scheduled to be held in March at Indore, has been postponed, due to the growing threat of Coronavirus in the country. 'With due regards to the growing concerns around the spread of Coronavirus and keeping the health and safety of I

India confirms 31 COVID 19 cases

New Delhi, One more suspect has tested positive for novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, taking the total confirmed cases to 31.The latest COVID-19 confirmed case, who has a travel history of Thailand and Malaysia, is in hospital quarantine and stable, official reports said. Among the 31

Women of our country have come a long way at national & intn'l level: Naidu

New Delhi, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday lauded the contribution of women, including Members of Rajya Sabha, across the country saying they have come a long way in making their presence felt at the national and international level.Appreciating their journey, he said that from be

4 members of family killed in roof collapse

Amritsar,  Four persons of a family, including two children, were killed on Friday morning when roof of a house collapsed due to heavy rains in a village here.Police said that the incident occurred at village Mulle Chakk around 0230 hrs. Ajay Kumar, his wife and two children, probably twins,

13 people killed in road accident in Karnataka

Tumakur,  Thirteen people were killed and four others injured when a car in which they were travelling collided against an SUV coming from the opposition direction on NH75 near Avaragere in Kunigal taluka in the district in the wee hours of Saturday. The deceased were identified as Manjunath

Lucknow authorities put hoardings with photos and addresses of anti-CAA rioters

Lucknow, On the orders of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the Lucknow district administration has put up hoardings with photos and addresses of anti Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) rioters at prominent crossings across the city.The hoardings, which were put up on late Thursday eveni