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US Air Force plane with security equipment lands in Ahmedabad ahead of Trump's visit, Rupani check preparation

Ahead of US President Donald Trump's first official visit to India who will arrive on February 24 and indulge with PM Modi on a number of events, a cargo plane of the US Air Force on Monday landed at the Ahmedabad International Airport with various security-related equipment and a large SUV-like vehicle with multiple antennas mounted on it, said a police official.

18 Feb 2020 7:30 am
Heathrow delays: Travel chaos after technical failure at London airport

Flights are continuing to be disrupted at Heathrow Airport on Monday due to a massive technical failure of the system handling check-in and flight information in all four passenger terminals.

18 Feb 2020 7:16 am
Coronavirus outbreak: China reports 1,886 new coronavirus cases, death toll up by 98

Mainland China reported 1,886 new virus cases and 98 more deaths for a total of 1,868 in its update Tuesday, following a report that 80% of cases have been mild, prompting guarded optimism from health officials.

18 Feb 2020 6:32 am
CEC Sunil Arora nominates Sushil Chandra for proposed Jammu and Kashmir Delimitation Commission

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora has named Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra as his nominee for the proposed Delimitation Commission for Jammu and Kashmir. A Commission spokesperson said following a request from the government, Arora named Chandra as his nominee for the proposed commission.

17 Feb 2020 10:44 pm
Burgman Street, Suzuki's 125 cc scooty launched in India. Price and details here

Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd (SMIPL) on Monday launched BS-VI compliant version of its 125cc scooter Burgman Street model priced at Rs 77,900 (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Burgman Street is equipped with fuel injection technology and integrated engine start and kill switch to offer smoother riding experience at less emissions, the company said in a statement.

17 Feb 2020 8:02 pm
Coronavirus: China may postpone annual Parliament session

China said Monday it may postpone its annual congress in March, its biggest political meeting of the year, as the military dispatched hundreds more medical workers and extra supplies to the city hit hardest by a 2-month-old virus outbreak.

17 Feb 2020 7:29 pm
Over 3,000 trains cancelled in 2019 due to maintenance work on railway network: RTI reply

Over 3,000 trains were cancelled last year due to maintenance works on the Indian Railways network, the highest since 2014, the national transporter said in response to an RTI query. This indicates that the railways has undertaken large-scale repair and development projects which when completed will make the network more modern and safe, a railway official said.

17 Feb 2020 7:23 pm
Telangana MLA's sister goes missing, two kins found dead

Mystery shrouds the death of three relatives of a ruling TRS MLA as their highly decomposed bodies were found inside a car in a canal near here on Monday, weeks after they went missing.

17 Feb 2020 7:04 pm
ISRO Recruitment 2020: Vacancies for 182 posts; salary upto Rs 45,000. Check details

ISRO Recruitment 2020: Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has invited applications for the post of Technician- B, Draughtsman- B, Technical Assistant, Scientific Assistant, Library Assistant, Hindi Typist, Catering Attendant- A, Cook, Firemen- A, Heavy Vehicle Driver- A, Light Vehicle Driver- A. Candidates who are interested to apply for the mentioned posts should submit their forms in the prescribed format before the last date. 

17 Feb 2020 4:55 pm
UP: 5-month-old baby girl raped by cousin brother, dies later

In a shocking incident, a five-month-old baby girl was allegedly raped on Sunday night by her cousin brother. The child was found late on Sunday night and taken to a hospital where she died during treatment. According to reports, the incident took place in a marriage hall in Mandia on police circle. The victim's mother had come from Hardoi district to attend a wedding on Sunday.

17 Feb 2020 3:58 pm
Turkish President's remarks distort events of past: MEA strongly rejects Erdogan's Kashmir statement

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar has made a strong statement after Turkish President's comments on Kashmir, saying that Erdogen's remarks reflect neither an understanding of history nor of the conduct of diplomacy.They distort events of the...

17 Feb 2020 2:40 pm
Masood Azhar is missing, Pakistan claims ahead of FATF meeting

Jaish-e-Mohammad supremo Masood Azhar has gone missing, Pakistan claimed ahead of the meeting of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) which will take up the Pakistan dossier for discussion on Friday. The FATF plenary started in Paris on Sunday.

17 Feb 2020 2:15 pm
Indian Navy to have one Peninsular command: CDS Gen Bipin Rawat

CDS General Bipin Rawat on Monday said that India was looking to set up two to five theatre commands, and the first one is scheduled to be rolled out by 2022. He also said that he favours a policy of staggered procurement of big-ticket purchases, including the acquisition of 114 fighter jets.

17 Feb 2020 1:28 pm
Pakistan: Toxic gas leak kills 5, sickens dozens in Karachi port city

A toxic gas leak killed five people and sickened dozens of others in a coastal residential area in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi, police said Monday. The source of the leak, which occurred on Sunday night, and the type of gas that had leaked were not immediately known. There was no suspicion of sabotage.

17 Feb 2020 1:11 pm
New video of police-student scuffle at Jamia library surfaces

A new video of a scuffle between cops and students at Jamia Millia Islamia library has surfaced showing another angle to the violence that erupted on December 15, 2019. The video shows police entering the library and taking action against students who escaped to the study room wearing masks.

17 Feb 2020 12:27 pm
Another Hindu girl abducted in Pakistan, claims SAD leader Manjinder Sirsa

Former MLA and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)National Spokesman Majinder Singh Sira has claimed that a 17-year-old Hindu girl has been abducted in Pakistan. Sirsa used to represent Rajouri Garden constituency in Delhi assembly. The latest incident...

17 Feb 2020 11:45 am
Lord Shiva temple in Kashi Mahakal Express: Owaisi tweets Preamble photo, tags PMO

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has tweeted a photo of Preamble of the Constitution tagging Prime Ministers' Office (PMO) after reports surfaced that a seat (berth) in newly launched India's 3rd private train Kashi Mahakal Express has been reserved for Lord Shiva. According to reports, a seat-berth number 64 of coach B5 in Kashi Mahakal Express (Varanasi-Indore) has been turned into a mini-temple of Lord Shiva.

17 Feb 2020 10:29 am
Trump's India visit preparations show 'slave mentality': Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Monday said the ongoing preparation for the much-awaited visit of US President Donald Trump is a reflection of the "slave mentality" of Indians. Trump''s India trip is like the visit of a "Badshah" (emperor), an editorial in Sena mouthpiece ''Saamana'' said.

17 Feb 2020 10:21 am
Coronavirus update: Death toll mounts to 1,750; over 2,000 new cases

Another 105 deaths have been reported from China amid Coronavirus outbreak on Monday, taking the overall death toll so far to 1,770 since the epidemic had spread.

17 Feb 2020 8:31 am
West Bengal: 3 dead as under-construction bridge collapses in Baishnabnagar area of Malda

Three persons including an engineer were killed and three others injured when an under-construction bridge on Farakka barrage collapsed in Baishnabnagar of West Bengal's Malda district on Sunday night, officials said. However, Congress MLA Moinul Haq claimed four people had died.

17 Feb 2020 8:21 am
Two criminals killed in encounter in Delhi's Rohini

At least two criminals have been killed in an encounter with police in Delhi's Rohini area. The encounter took place in Rohini's Prahladpur area when a special cell took action following a tip-off.

17 Feb 2020 7:29 am
Kamal Nath, Jyotiraditya Scindia to meet to sort out differences

Amid an ongoing tug of war, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath and his fellow Congressman Jyotiraditya Scindia are expected to meet this week to sort out differences between them.

17 Feb 2020 7:24 am
Karnataka: Three Kashmiri students arrested on sedition charges granted bail

Three Kashmiri engineering students who had been charged with sedition for allegedly chanting pro-Pakistan slogans in their hostel room in Hubli were on Sunday granted bail after furnishing a bond under Section 169 of the...

16 Feb 2020 6:40 pm
AGR dispute: Vodafone Idea could head for bankruptcy

Vodafone Idea could be the largest bankruptcy ever in India as the inability to pay dues under the adjusted gross revenue (AGR) may push the Vodafone Plc and Aditya Birla joint venture in that direction....

16 Feb 2020 6:37 pm
Kejriwal not 'anti-Modi': Congress leader Acharya Pramod

Congress leader and spiritual Guru Acharya Pramod Krishnam alleged that Kejriwal is not anti-Modi. Taking on Twitter Acharya Pramod wrote The way Kejriwal spoke today, one thing is clear that he might not be a Modi supporter but he is not anti-Modi. Kejriwal in his speech said that he wants to work in coordination with the Union Government.

16 Feb 2020 4:59 pm
Kejriwal then and now: How 'Delhi's son' has grown over the years

When Arvind Kejriwal gave his speech at the Ramlila Maidan to mark the dawn of his third tenure in office in the national capital, authority andexuberance were glittering of his personality. Words were coming out...

16 Feb 2020 2:33 pm
With Honda City 2020 launch on the horizon, Is the car worth waiting for?

Japanese carmaker Honda is bringing to the Indian market the next generation of Honda City. The 2020 model of Honda's best selling car in India is both bigger, and better looking than the outgoing model. If you are looking to sedan in Rs 10-15 lakh budget, you might want to hold on till the new Honda City is here. 

16 Feb 2020 1:28 pm
Arvind Kejriwal sworn in as Delhi CM for a record third time in front of 50,000 people

Arvind Kejriwal was on Sunday took oath as Delhi’s chief minister for a record third time, with nearly 50,000 people in attendance at Ramlila Maidan to witness his swearing-in.

16 Feb 2020 12:16 pm
Little 'mufflermen' wait to meet Arvind Kejriwal ahead of swearing-in ceremony | Watch

As the designated Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will take oath on Sunday as the CM of Delhi for the third time, several kids dressed like Kejriwal have reached Ramleela Maidan to meet to him. 

16 Feb 2020 11:26 am
Meet Bihari migrant woman who scores perfect 100, emerges as topper in Malayalam literacy exam

A 26-year-old Bihari woman has proved language is no barrier as she emerged the topper in a literacy examination conducted in Kerala for migrant labourers. Romiya Kathur, hailing from a nondescript village in Bihar, scored the first rank with full 100 marks in the examination held by the Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority recently. She had reached Kerala in search of a job along with her husband Saifullah and settled down in Umayanalloor in southern Kollam district in 2014.

16 Feb 2020 10:42 am
Pakistan's fate hangs in balance as FATF meet begins today. Will Pak make it out of the grey list?

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to decide on Pakistan's fate starts today in the French capital Paris. The terror financing watchdog will assess the steps that Imran Khan government has taken against the terrorist organisations operating from its soil and then take a call whether Pakistan will be taken out of the Grey List of FATF or ask it to do more.

16 Feb 2020 10:32 am
CCTV footage reveals police thrashing Jamia students inside library | WATCH

A CCTV video showing Police personnel beating students of Jamia MilliaIsllamiaUniversity inside the library has surfaced on social media. The video, which was shared by a Twitter handle Jamia Coordination Committee has also been retweeted...

16 Feb 2020 8:38 am
PM Modi to inaugurate over 30 projects, 'Kashi Ek Roop Anek' exhibition in Varanasi today

Prime Minister Narendra Modiwill begin his two-day visit to Varanasi today during which he will inaugurate over 30 projects, including a 430-bed super-specialty government hospital. Modi will also inaugurate 'KashiEkRoopAnek', a cultural arts and handicrafts...

16 Feb 2020 8:33 am
Section 144 in UP's Gautam Budh Nagar district for board exams

Authorities have imposed Section 144 in Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Budh Nagar district to maintain peace during the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) board exams for Class 10 and 12. Board exams have started from Saturday....

16 Feb 2020 8:30 am
Turkey, Russia to discuss grave situation in Syrias Idlib

A Turkish delegation will travel to Russia on Monday to discuss the situation in Syrias Idlib province amid mounting fears of a humanitarian disaster there, Turkeys foreign minister said. Hundreds of thousands of civilians in Idlib province are scrambling to escape a widening, multi-front offensive by Syrian President Bashar Assads forces.

16 Feb 2020 6:26 am
New virus cases fall; WHO says China bought the world time

China reported 143 virus deaths and a dip in new cases Saturday while the head of the World Health Organization praised the countrys efforts to contain the new disease, saying they have bought the world time and that other nations must make the most of it.

16 Feb 2020 6:23 am