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SC relief to Yogi Adityanath; plea in alleged hate speech of 2007 dismissed

New Delhi: A plea challenging the relief to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in an alleged hate speech case of 2007 was dismissed by the Supreme Court on Friday. The petitioner had challenged an Allahabad High Court earlier, upholding the UP government’s refusal to allow prosecution of Yogi Adityanath who had been accused of...

Ghulam Nabi Azad resigns from Congress, writes vitriolic letter to Sonia

Blames Rahul Gandhi, ‘coterie’ of sycophants for downfall of Congress   New Delhi: Former Union minister and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad resigned from all positions in the party, including the primary membership. In a strongly worded letter to party president Sonia Gandhi, Ghulam Nabi Azad, who had joined the party in the mid...

Covid-19: India records 10,256 new cases, 68 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,256 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Friday morning. As many as 68 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,556. The daily positivity rate was 2.43 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

EC recommends Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren’s disqualification as MLA

    New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has recommended disqualification of Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren as MLA after finding him guilty of misuse of power. It has sent its recommendation to Jharkhand Governor Ramesh Bais. The EC found the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha president guilty of allotting a stone mining lease to himself...

AAP ‘in touch with all MLAs’, rejects claims of some gone incommunicado

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is in touch with all its MLAs, according to the party, amid a buzz earlier in the day that nearly a dozen of them  had gone incommunicado ahead of a crucial meeting called by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal at his residence on Thursday morning. “BJP’s operation lotus failed...

Covid-19: India records 10,725 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,725 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Thursday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,488. The daily positivity rate was 2.73 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Covid-19: India records 10,649 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,649 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Wednesday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,452. The daily positivity rate was 2.62 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Telangana BJP MLA arrested for alleged remarks against Prophet

Hyderabad: Telangana BJP MLA T Raja Singh was arrested by Hyderabad police on Tuesday morning following a video that showed him allegedly making derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammad. His comments triggered protests, with thousands gathering in front of police stations to demand his arrest. Meanwhile, Raja Singh has claimed that the video was aimed at...

Covid-19: India records 8,586 new cases, 48 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 8,586 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Tuesday morning. As many as 48 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,416. The daily positivity rate was 2.19 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Manish Sisodia claims BJP offered to close CBI, ED cases if he joins them

New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia claimed on Monday that the BJP had offered to close all cases by CBI and ED against him if he joins their party. The CBI had raided his residence along with other locations as part of its ongoing investigation in the alleged Delhi Excise Policy scam. The...

Covid-19: India records 9,531 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 9,531 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Monday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,368. The daily positivity rate was 4.15 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Mumbai police get 26/11-like terror attack threat messages

Mumbai: The Mumbai Traffic Police’s control room has received messages threatening a “26/11-type” attack on its WhatsApp number. The news was confirmed by the Mumbai police. “A threat message warning of a 26/11-like terrorist attack was sent to the WhatsApp number of Mumbai Police traffic control from a Pakistan-based phone number. The threat message states...