- British 'pilot' cheats Palghar woman of Rs 5.7 mn(Just in)
Palghar (Maharashtra), July 10 (IANS) A senior citizen from Maharashtra's Palghar has claimed that she was cheated of Rs 57.36 lakh by a British national claiming to be a pilot with British Airways, officials said here on Friday.
- Vice President intervenes in DU quota row(16 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) "Review the decision relating to quota for extra-curricular activities and continue the present quota procedure by earmarking seats for talented artists," Vice President Venkaiah Naidu advised Delhi University on Friday after many objected to the changes brought in by the varsity.
- Cows, buffaloes caused accident of car carrying Dubey: STF (Lead)(20:50)
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) The UP STF has now claimed that a herd of cows and buffaloes suddenly appeared before the vehicle that was bringing gangster Vikas Dubey to Kanpur and this caused the accident, following which he tried to escape but was shot dead.
- Video clips punch holes in STF theory of encounter(20:24)
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Videos of events that led to the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey are contradicting the claims made by the Special Task Force (STF) that he was shot dead on Friday morning when he tried to escape.
- Vikas Dubey cremated at Bhairon Ghat in Kanpur (Ld)(20:20)
By Vivek Tripathi
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Hours after dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF), his body was cremated at the Bhairon Ghat in Kanpur on Friday.
- Delhi govt launches massive 17-day plantation campaign(20:06)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Friday launched a massive 17-day campaign to plant 31 lakh plants, trees and shrubs across the national capital. He said that the city government is set to initiate early steps to tackle air pollution caused by stubble burning in the neighbouring states.
- Venkaiah Naidu 'hopeful' as House panels resume with caution(20:06)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With the department-related Parliamentary Standing Committees resuming their operations after the Parliament was adjourned sine die due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday that the committees have started working with precautions and expressed hope that it will be business as usual.
- Modi Cabinet expansion likely in August(20:00)
By Navneet Mishra
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The second term of the Narendra Modi government is likely to see its first cabinet expansion after the end of 'Sawan'.
- Four children among 8 killed in Arunachal landslides (Lead)(19:40)
Itanagar, July 10 (IANS) At least eight people, including four children, from two families were buried alive and three injured in two separate landslides in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday. Officials said that the two landslides triggered by incessant rain during the past few days, occurred in Papum Pare district and at Modirijo in between Itanagar and Naharlagun.
- AAP leader Raghav Chadha urges for plasma donations(19:04)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Raghav Chadha who is looking after the Delhi governments plasma bank project on Friday said that "warriors" who defeated COVID-19 shall now turn into "saviours" by donating their plasma for the treatment of others in order to combat the deadly coronavirus.
- Former SC judge backs police action in Vikas Dubey case(18:52)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former Supreme Court judge Justice A. K. Patnaik has said that gangster Vikas Dubey, who was killed Friday morning after being critically injured in an alleged shootout with STF officials, was a threat to the rule of law and the police action was justified.