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Rajasthan: Woman, son-in-law die by suicide over alleged love affair

29 Jun 2022

Suicide
Rajasthan: Woman, son-in-law die by suicide over alleged love affair

According to police, a woman and her son-in-law, who were allegedly having a love affair, have died by suicide.

Udaipur murder: Won't allow 'Talibanization mindset,' says Ajmer Dargah chief

29 Jun 2022

Ajmer
Udaipur murder: Won't allow 'Talibanization mindset,' says Ajmer Dargah chief

Ajmer Dargah Deewan Zainul Abedin Ali Khan has condemned the killing of a tailor in Udaipur and declared that Muslims in India will never allow the Talibanization of the nation.

Mohammed Zubair's arrest: Journalists shouldn't be jailed, says UN

29 Jun 2022

Mohammed Zubair
Mohammed Zubair's arrest: Journalists shouldn't be jailed, says UN

In response to the arrest of journalist and co-founder of the fact-checking platform Alt News, Mohammed Zubair, the United Nations (UN) on Tuesday said, "Journalists should not be jailed for what they write, tweet and say."

Cops allege Rs. 50L transactions in Zubair's account; lawyer refutes

29 Jun 2022

Mohammed Zubair
Cops allege Rs. 50L transactions in Zubair's account; lawyer refutes

A day after the Delhi Police cyber division arrested Mohammed Zubair, the co-founder of Alt News, over a 2018 tweet that referenced to a 1983 film, police alleged that Zubair's bank account had witnessed a transaction of Rs. 50 lakh in recent days.

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

NIA to probe terror links of Udaipur tailor's murder accused

29 Jun 2022

Udaipur
NIA to probe terror links of Udaipur tailor's murder accused

The horrific murder of a tailor in Udaipur on Tuesday has prompted the Centre to treat it as a terror attack.

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

28 Jun 2022

Alt News
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.

Arrested Punjab IAS officer Sanjay Popli attends son's funeral

28 Jun 2022

Punjab
Arrested Punjab IAS officer Sanjay Popli attends son's funeral

Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Punjab, Sanjay Popli—who was arrested on graft charges—reportedly attended his son Kartik Popli's funeral in Chandigarh on Monday.

Delhi government makes PUC certificate mandatory, automatic challans at home

28 Jun 2022

Delhi
Delhi government makes PUC certificate mandatory, automatic challans at home

In an effort to reduce pollution, the Delhi government has directed vehicle owners to obtain valid pollution under control certificates (PUCC) to avoid strict fines.

Udaipur shocker: Man beheaded allegedly for supporting Nupur Sharma

28 Jun 2022

Murder
Udaipur shocker: Man beheaded allegedly for supporting Nupur Sharma

In a gruesome incident, a man was beheaded on Tuesday in the Maldas Street area of Rajasthan's Udaipur, days after he allegedly supported former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's remarks in a social media post.

Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair remanded to 4-day police custody

28 Jun 2022

Delhi Police
Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair remanded to 4-day police custody

A Delhi court remanded Mohammed Zubair, a journalist and one of the founders of the fact-checking platform Alt News, in four-day police custody on Tuesday.

Gurugram: Minor girl raped in hotel after offering bike ride

28 Jun 2022

Gurugram
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.

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

3 killed, 11 injured in Mumbai residential building collapse

28 Jun 2022

Mumbai
3 killed, 11 injured in Mumbai residential building collapse

Three people were killed and 11 others were injured when a wing of a four-story residential building collapsed in Mumbai's Kurla suburb around midnight, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Disaster Control said on Tuesday.

Delhi Police arrests Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair: Here's why

27 Jun 2022

Alt News
Delhi Police arrests Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair: Here's why

Mohammed Zubair, a journalist and one of the founders of the fact-checking platform Alt News, was arrested by the Delhi Police on Monday, according to reports.

Uttarakhand: Woman, six-year-old daughter gang-raped in moving car in Roorkee

27 Jun 2022

Sexual Assault
Uttarakhand: Woman, six-year-old daughter gang-raped in moving car in Roorkee

In yet another horrifying case of sexual assault in India, a woman and her six-year-old daughter were allegedly gang-raped in a moving car by a man, who offered her a lift, and his friends.

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

Gujarat: SIT to probe conspiracy allegations against Teesta, two others

27 Jun 2022

2002 Gujarat Riots
Gujarat: SIT to probe conspiracy allegations against Teesta, two others

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) will investigate the allegations of forgery and conspiracy against former Gujarat DGP RB Sreekumar, former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, and activist Teesta Setalvad.

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 121, over 25 lakh affected
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 121, over 25 lakh affected

In the past 24 hours, at least four more citizens, including two children, have died in floods in Assam, bringing the total number of deaths to 121.

Karnataka: Man throws birthday party for dog with 4,000 guests

26 Jun 2022

Karnataka
Karnataka: Man throws birthday party for dog with 4,000 guests

A man from Karnataka is being praised online for his selfless love for his dog, Krish.

Gujarat riots: Meet Teesta Setalvad, the co-petitioner against PM Modi

26 Jun 2022

Amit Shah
Gujarat riots: Meet Teesta Setalvad, the co-petitioner against PM Modi

Teesta Setalvad—a Mumbai-based journalist and activist is the secretary and founding trustee of the non-profit organization Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP)—which was founded after the 2002 Gujarat riots.

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 118, over 33 lakh affected

25 Jun 2022

Assam Floods
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 118, over 33 lakh affected

The death toll due to floods in Assam rose to 118 on Saturday, while the Cachar district's Silchar town remained submerged in water for the sixth consecutive day, said officials.

Kolkata: Mentally-ill patient jumps from hospital's eight floor, extremely critical

25 Jun 2022

Kolkata
Kolkata: Mentally-ill patient jumps from hospital's eight floor, extremely critical

A patient at the Institute of Neuroscience Hospital in Kolkata suffered serious injuries after jumping from the eighth floor of the building.

Madhya Pradesh: Couple hires guards, dogs to protect Miyazaki mangoes

25 Jun 2022

Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh: Couple hires guards, dogs to protect Miyazaki mangoes

When Rani and Sankalp Parihar, an orchardist couple from Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur, grew two mango saplings years ago, they expected them to grow like other plants in their orchard.

Draupadi Murmu files presidential poll nomination in presence of Modi

24 Jun 2022

Draupadi Murmu
Draupadi Murmu files presidential poll nomination in presence of Modi

Draupadi Murmu, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate, filed her nomination for the presidential elections on Friday. PC Mody, the Returning Officer, received her nomination.

Elderly man accused of raping stray dog in Rajasthan's Bharatpur

24 Jun 2022

Animal Attack
Elderly man accused of raping stray dog in Rajasthan's Bharatpur

A senior citizen is suspected of raping a female stray dog in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan.

COVID-19 vaccines prevented 42L deaths in India in 2021: Report

24 Jun 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination
COVID-19 vaccines prevented 42L deaths in India in 2021: Report

A recent study stated that COVID-19 vaccines helped prevent more than 42 lakh potential deaths in India in 2021.

SC dismisses petition against clean chit to Modi in riots

24 Jun 2022

Narendra Modi
SC dismisses petition against clean chit to Modi in riots

A plea challenging the Special Investigation Team (SIT)'s clean chit to the then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others during the 2002 riots was dismissed by the Supreme Court on Friday.

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

Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi admits to planning Moose Wala Murder: Police

24 Jun 2022

Sidhu Moose Wala
Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi admits to planning Moose Wala Murder: Police

Punjab Police has said that gangster Lawrence Bishnoi has admitted that he was the mastermind in Punjabi singer-turned-politician Sidhu Moose Wala's killing.

Assam floods: Toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

23 Jun 2022

Assam Floods
Assam floods: Toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

The floods in Assam continued to wreak havoc with 12 more people, including four children, dying on Wednesday.

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

23 Jun 2022

Fraud Cases
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.

Ayodhya: Mob beats man for kissing wife in Saryu river

23 Jun 2022

Ayodhya
Ayodhya: Mob beats man for kissing wife in Saryu river

In a bizarre incident in Ayodhya, an angry mob beat up a man for allegedly kissing his wife in Ram ki Paidi on the banks of river Saryu.

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

Bengaluru road asphalted ahead of PM's visit caves in

23 Jun 2022

Bengaluru
Bengaluru road asphalted ahead of PM's visit caves in

A road in Bengaluru, spruced up ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on Monday, caved in a day later after a spell of overnight rain.

Aligarh: Coaching centers shut after facing scrutiny over Agnipath violence

23 Jun 2022

Agnipath Scheme
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.

Meet Ruchira Kamboj, India's next Permanent Representative to UN

22 Jun 2022

United Nations (UN)
Meet Ruchira Kamboj, India's next Permanent Representative to UN

Ruchira Kamboj was appointed India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York on Tuesday.

PM Modi to visit Germany, UAE next week

22 Jun 2022

Narendra Modi
PM Modi to visit Germany, UAE next week

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a three-day visit to Germany and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) beginning Sunday.

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

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

22 Jun 2022

Gurugram
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.

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