Pratyush Deep Kotoky

National Journalist

Pratyush Deep Kotoky covers national and politics news at NewsBytes. His over three-year-long career involves reporting on sociopolitical issues across India, particularly the northeast region. His previous stints include 101Reporters, The Sunday Guardian, and Inshorts, and he has also written for Asia Times, Firstpost, and Newslaundry. He has a postgraduate degree in Journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Delhi.
Pratyush Deep Kotoky

29 Jun 2022

Delhi

Delhi experiencing unbearable heat; monsoon likely after June 29: IMD

The heat index (HI) or the 'real feel' of temperature in Delhi has reached 53°C on Tuesday as high humidity levels combined with maximum temperature of 40-44°C worsened the weather conditions in the national capital.

29 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 14,506 fresh cases, 30 more fatalities

India on Wednesday reported over 14,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of nearly 3,000 cases from the previous day.

29 Jun 2022

Politics

Maharashtra: Rebels to reach Goa today before Thursday's floor test

Rebel Shiv Sena MLAs will leave for Maharashtra on Thursday, Eknath Shinde said.

28 Jun 2022

India

Who is Mohammed Zubair, journalist arrested for hurting religious sentiments?

The Delhi Police Monday arrested Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair after registering an FIR based on a complaint filed by a social media account.

28 Jun 2022

India

Gurugram: Minor girl raped in hotel after offering bike ride

A 15-year-old girl in Gurugram was allegedly raped by an acquaintance who offered her a ride on his bike and took her to a hotel instead, the police said.

28 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 11,793 new cases, 27 more deaths

India on Tuesday reported over 11,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of over 5,000 cases from the previous day.

28 Jun 2022

World

US: Over 40 bodies found inside truck in Texas

Forty-six people were found dead inside a tractor-trailer on Monday in San Antonio of Texas, United States. They are believed to have died as a result of heat exhaustion.

28 Jun 2022

Business

Pallonji Mistry, chairman of Shapoorji Pallonji Group, dies at 93

Business tycoon Pallonji Mistry, Chairman of Shapoorji Pallonji Group, passed away at his Mumbai residence on Monday night. He was 93.

27 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India reports 17,073 new cases; 21 more deaths

India on Monday reported over 17,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 5,000 cases from the previous day.

27 Jun 2022

Politics

Congress reaches out to like-minded parties for 'Bharat Jodo Yatra'

Congress will reportedly approach like-minded opposition parties to join the party's ambitious "Bharat Jodo Yatra," which will begin on Gandhi Jayanti (October 2) this year, covering 16 states.

24 Jun 2022

Career

Agnipath scheme: Air Force opens registrations for Agniveers from today

The registration for the first batch of Agniveers under the Agnipath scheme for the Indian Air Force (IAF) begins Friday and the online examination will be held exactly a month later (July 24).

24 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 17,336 new cases, highest in 4 months

India on Friday reported over 17,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 4,000 cases from the previous day.

24 Jun 2022

Business

How Kolkata's new co-working space is helping freelancers, working mothers

A new co-working space in Kolkata's New Town, named Happy Works, is bringing smile on the faces of freelancers and working mothers as it is providing a comfortable setting for people to work at minimal rate of Rs. 30 for 90 minutes.

23 Jun 2022

India

CBI books DHFL's Wadhawans in Rs. 34000-crore bank fraud case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has booked former promoters of Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Ltd (DHFL), Kapil Wadhawan and Dheeraj Wadhawan, among 13 accused in the biggest-ever bank fraud case in India.

23 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 13,313 fresh cases, 38 more fatalities

India on Thursday reported over 13,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 1,000 cases from the previous day.

23 Jun 2022

India

Aligarh: Coaching centers shut after facing scrutiny over Agnipath violence

All coaching centers in and around Tappal, a town in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district, reportedly had their shutters down on Wednesday after most of these centers faced scrutiny over the violent protests against the Centre's Agnipath scheme.

22 Jun 2022

Career

New MA courses offered by IIT Madras: Check details here

The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) has introduced three new Master of Arts (MA) programs in Development Studies, English, and Economics.

22 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 12,249 fresh cases, 13 more fatalities

India on Wednesday reported nearly 12,250 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 2,000 cases from the previous day.

22 Jun 2022

India

Mother-daughter duo arrested for extorting money in false rape case

The police have reportedly arrested a mother-daughter duo for allegedly trying to extort Rs. 50 lakh from a Gurugram-based businessman after filing a false rape complaint against him.

22 Jun 2022

Politics

Who is Draupadi Murmu, NDA's pick for President

Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance has named Draupadi Murmu, a tribal woman leader, as its pick for the Presidential race.

21 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 9,923 fresh cases, 17 more fatalities

India on Tuesday reported over 9,900 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of nearly 3,000 cases from the previous day.

21 Jun 2022

India

Northeast floods deepen into major crisis; orange alert in Mumbai

The flood and landslide situation in the northeastern states of Assam, Meghalaya, and Arunachal Pradesh has worsened into a major crisis with more deaths and devastation being reported on Monday.

20 Jun 2022

India

Daredevil Kerala cop fights man with machete; video goes viral

A cop in Kerala has earned the fame of bravery after a video of him fighting with a man carrying a giant machete has gone viral on social media.

20 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 12,781 fresh cases, 18 more fatalities

India on Monday reported over 12,700 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 100 cases from the previous day.

20 Jun 2022

World

Another US shooting; 1 dead, several injured in Washington DC

One teenager is feared dead and several others were injured in a shooting in Washington DC in the United States.

18 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India reports 13,216 new cases, 23 more deaths

India on Saturday reported over 13,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of around 500 cases from the previous day.

18 Jun 2022

India

Delhi: History-sheeter kills lover for insisting on marriage

The Delhi Police has arrested a 38-year-old man for allegedly killing his partner in South West Delhi's Vasant Kunj area on May 24, an official said on Friday.

17 Jun 2022

Technology

How long does immunity last after COVID-19?

Experts have warned that exposure to the coronavirus, through vaccination or infection, does not mean that you are completely protected from future infections.

17 Jun 2022

India

Agnipath scheme: Government increases age limit to 23 amid protests

The Centre on Thursday raised the age limit for the Agnipath military recruitment scheme to 23 years from 21 for the year 2022 amid nationwide protests against the new model of enrollment of soldiers.

16 Jun 2022

Technology

Facebook collects personal data on abortion seekers: Report

A latest investigative report found that Facebook uses data to influence and target people on the web on topics related to abortion.

16 Jun 2022

India

COVID-19: India logs 12,213 new cases, 11 more deaths

India on Thursday reported over 12,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of around 3,500 cases from the previous day.

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