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SpiceJet Delhi-Dubai flight diverted to Karachi over glitch, probe launched

05 Jul 2022

SpiceJet
SpiceJet Delhi-Dubai flight diverted to Karachi over glitch, probe launched

SpiceJet's Delhi-Dubai flight, with around 150 passengers, was on Tuesday diverted to Karachi after its fuel indicator malfunctioned, according to aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) officials.

Karnataka: Vastu expert Chandrashekhar Guruji stabbed to death in hotel

05 Jul 2022

Murder
Karnataka: Vastu expert Chandrashekhar Guruji stabbed to death in hotel

In a horrific incident, Chandrashekhar Angadi, popularly known as Chandrashekhar Guruji, of "Saral Vastu" fame was stabbed to death in a hotel in Karnataka's Hubballi city on Tuesday.

Caught on camera: Amravati killers murdered chemist in 2nd attempt

05 Jul 2022

Nupur Sharma
Caught on camera: Amravati killers murdered chemist in 2nd attempt

After the barbaric murder of Umesh Prahladrao Kolhe, a chemist, in Maharashtra's Amravati on June 21, CCTV footage showing him surrounded by his killers and then collapsing after being attacked has now emerged.

Ex-judges, veterans slam SC judges' observations on Nupur Sharma

05 Jul 2022

Nupur Sharma
Ex-judges, veterans slam SC judges' observations on Nupur Sharma

As many as 117 people, including retired judges, former armed forces officers, and ex-bureaucrats, have issued an open statement backing former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma, saying the Supreme Court judges have crossed the "Laxman Rekha."

Udaipur killers crafted knives themselves to behead tailor Kanhaiya Lal

05 Jul 2022

Udaipur
Udaipur killers crafted knives themselves to behead tailor Kanhaiya Lal

The knives used by Riyaz Akhtari and Ghaus Mohammad to slit tailor Kanhaiya Lal's throat in Udaipur last week were allegedly crafted by Akhtari in a factory.

Mumbai: Yellow alert for heavy rain issued amid waterlogging

05 Jul 2022

Mumbai
Mumbai: Yellow alert for heavy rain issued amid waterlogging

Several parts of Mumbai were submerged in water on Tuesday as heavy rains continued to lash the financial capital and its surrounding areas.

Man sells chicken wrapped in paper with Hindu gods, arrested

05 Jul 2022

Uttar Pradesh
Man sells chicken wrapped in paper with Hindu gods, arrested

At a time when religious tensions are running high across India, a fresh incident from Uttar Pradesh has come to light.

Maharashtra: Fuel prices may fall as CM announces tax cut

04 Jul 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Fuel prices may fall as CM announces tax cut

Fuel prices would see a significant drop in Maharashtra in the coming days following the announcement by the newly appointed Chief Minister Eknath Shinde that the state would drop the Value Added Tax (VAT) on fuel.

Varanasi court adjourns Gyanvapi Mosque case hearing till July 12

04 Jul 2022

Gyanvapi Mosque
Varanasi court adjourns Gyanvapi Mosque case hearing till July 12

The Varanasi court on Monday adjourned the hearing in the Gyanvapi Mosque case till July 12.

Moose Wala case: Shooter, aide arrested with guns, police uniforms

04 Jul 2022

Sidhu Moose Wala
Moose Wala case: Shooter, aide arrested with guns, police uniforms

Delhi Police has arrested another main shooter involved in the killing of popular Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

MP: Tribal woman set ablaze over land dispute in Guna

04 Jul 2022

Madhya Pradesh
MP: Tribal woman set ablaze over land dispute in Guna

A group of men set a 38-year-old tribal woman on fire after trespassing on land that her family received through a Madhya Pradesh government welfare scheme in the Guna district.

Nabbed terrorist linked to J&K BJP Minority Morcha IT cell

04 Jul 2022

Lashkar-e-Taiba
Nabbed terrorist linked to J&K BJP Minority Morcha IT cell

One of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists captured in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday was an active member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), NDTV reported.

Personal attacks on judges a dangerous scenario: SC judge

04 Jul 2022

Nupur Sharma
Personal attacks on judges a dangerous scenario: SC judge

Justice JB Pardiwala, who was part of the Supreme Court bench that slammed former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma for her comments on Prophet Muhammad, on Sunday said that the personal attacks on judges for their judgments are creating a "dangerous scenario".

Himachal: Schoolchildren among 16 dead as bus falls into gorge

04 Jul 2022

Himachal Pradesh
Himachal: Schoolchildren among 16 dead as bus falls into gorge

At least 16 passengers, including school children, died on Monday after a bus plummeted down a gorge in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, NDTV reported.

Protest against Metro Car Shed in Aarey gains steam again

03 Jul 2022

Mumbai
Protest against Metro Car Shed in Aarey gains steam again

Protests erupted in Mumbai on Sunday against the new Maharashtra government's decision to shift the metro car shed project back to Aarey Colony.

Shahi delivery: Swiggy agent rides horse to drop off order

03 Jul 2022

Swiggy
Shahi delivery: Swiggy agent rides horse to drop off order

While heavy rains are troubling Mumbaikars and affecting the daily business operations, a Swiggy agent has found a unique style to deliver orders.

Army rebuilds bridges overnight to make way for Amarnath pilgrims

03 Jul 2022

Indian Army
Army rebuilds bridges overnight to make way for Amarnath pilgrims

The Indian Army's Chinar Corps rebuilt two bridges in Jammu and Kashmir in record time to clear paths for pilgrims during the annual Amarnath Yatra.

'Too late': Doctor receives transfer orders 13 days after death

03 Jul 2022

Prayagraj
'Too late': Doctor receives transfer orders 13 days after death

Dr. Dipendra Singh—a 55-year-old government doctor from Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj who was posted at Chitrakoot's Joint District Hospital—received his transfer orders on WhatsApp on his "terahvi" (13th day) following his death.

COVID-19: India logs 16,103 fresh cases, 31 more fatalities

03 Jul 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India logs 16,103 fresh cases, 31 more fatalities

India on Sunday reported over 16,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decrease of nearly 1,000 cases from the previous day.

Udaipur tailor's killers tried to infiltrate BJP; party refutes claim

02 Jul 2022

Udaipur
Udaipur tailor's killers tried to infiltrate BJP; party refutes claim

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strongly denied any connection with the Udaipur killers in the brutal murder of Kanhaiya Lal on Saturday, after the Congress seized on press reports and online posts to make the connection.

Udaipur tailor's murder accused attacked outside Jaipur NIA court

02 Jul 2022

Udaipur
Udaipur tailor's murder accused attacked outside Jaipur NIA court

The two main accused, Riaz Akhtari and Gos Mohammad, in the murder of tailor Kanhaiya Lal in Udaipur were attacked by a large crowd outside the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Jaipur on Saturday even as there was heavy police deployment.

Teesta Setalvad, Sreekumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

02 Jul 2022

Teesta Setalvad
Teesta Setalvad, Sreekumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

Activist Teesta Setalvad and former DGP RB Sreekumar were sent to 14-day judicial custody by a magisterial court following the end of their police remand on Saturday.

Udaipur killing: Pakistan man instructed accused to 'do something spectacular'

02 Jul 2022

Udaipur
Udaipur killing: Pakistan man instructed accused to 'do something spectacular'

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has determined that the killing of Kanhaiyalal Teli in Udaipur was "meticulously planned" and "instigated" by a person in Pakistan identified as "Salman bhai," reported The Indian Express.

Delhi court reserves order on Mohammed Zubair's bail plea

02 Jul 2022

Mohammed Zubair
Delhi court reserves order on Mohammed Zubair's bail plea

Delhi's Patiala House Court has reserved the order on the bail application of Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair, who is facing a trial in connection with a contentious tweet he posted in 2018.

Amravati: Home Ministry orders NIA probe into shopkeeper's killing

02 Jul 2022

Amravati
Amravati: Home Ministry orders NIA probe into shopkeeper's killing

The Home Affairs Ministry on Saturday ordered the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to probe the recent killing of a shopkeeper in Maharashtra's Amravati district.

SpiceJet flight returns to Delhi after smoke detected in cabin

02 Jul 2022

SpiceJet
SpiceJet flight returns to Delhi after smoke detected in cabin

A Jabalpur-bound SpiceJet flight returned to the Delhi airport on Saturday after the crew noticed smoke in the plane when it had touched an altitude of 5,000 feet.

Rains lash Mumbai, north India; Manipur landslide toll reaches 21

02 Jul 2022

Rainfall
Rains lash Mumbai, north India; Manipur landslide toll reaches 21

The southwest monsoon advanced into north India on Thursday with rains lashing parts of Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, and Rajasthan.

Good news! Centre to promote 8,089 employees, considers reservation provisions

02 Jul 2022

Central Secretariat
Good news! Centre to promote 8,089 employees, considers reservation provisions

The Union government has passed an order promoting 8,089 officials, including giving reservations in the promotion to people from the Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST), as per officials familiar with the development.

Udaipur killer paid Rs. 5,000 for '2611' bike number plate

01 Jul 2022

Rajasthan Police
Udaipur killer paid Rs. 5,000 for '2611' bike number plate

The Rajasthan Police on Friday made a shocking disclosure in the Udaipur murder case.

Rains lash Mumbai, IMD predicts more in next 24 hours

01 Jul 2022

Mumbai Rain
Rains lash Mumbai, IMD predicts more in next 24 hours

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted "moderate to heavy rainfall" for Mumbai and suburbs on Friday and a possibility of "very heavy to extremely heavy" showers at isolated places in the next 24 hours even as an orange alert was issued in the city.

Lakhimpur Kheri: Elder sister gets minor raped, murdered by friends

01 Jul 2022

Uttar Pradesh
Lakhimpur Kheri: Elder sister gets minor raped, murdered by friends

After the alleged gang-rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district on Tuesday, seven accused, including the elder sister of the victim, were arrested on Wednesday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: All about single-use plastic ban effective from today

01 Jul 2022

Plastic Ban
#NewsBytesExplainer: All about single-use plastic ban effective from today

The ban on single-use plastic came into effect on Friday despite business organizations wishing for a gradual implementation rather than a blanket ban.

Monsoon to cover entire country by July 6, says IMD

01 Jul 2022

Monsoon
Monsoon to cover entire country by July 6, says IMD

As the southwest monsoon hit Delhi-NCR, some parts of Punjab, Chandigarh, and Haryana on Thursday bringing much-needed relief from the sweltering heat, the India Meteorological Department said that the monsoon will cover the entire stretch of the country by Wednesday.

Sharma is single-handedly responsible for what's happening in India: SC

01 Jul 2022

Nupur Sharma
Sharma is single-handedly responsible for what's happening in India: SC

The Supreme Court today slammed former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma, who moved the SC seeking transfer of all the FIRs against her to Delhi.

Odisha: Full Jagannath Rath Yatra opens today after two years

01 Jul 2022

Rath Yatra
Odisha: Full Jagannath Rath Yatra opens today after two years

As the nine-day annual Jagannath Rath Yatra begins on Friday, the enthusiasm among the devotees in Odisha's Puri is palpable.

Delhi: Monsoon rains lead to traffic chaos, flights canceled

30 Jun 2022

Delhi
Delhi: Monsoon rains lead to traffic chaos, flights canceled

Delhi is experiencing heavy rain with the arrival of the monsoon on Thursday.

Udaipur: March to protest tailor's murder; UN calls for harmony

30 Jun 2022

Udaipur
Udaipur: March to protest tailor's murder; UN calls for harmony

Thousands took to the Udaipur streets on Thursday as part of a silent protest march against the gruesome murder of tailor Kanhaiya Lal.

Tripura MLA Mevar Jamatia detained in Delhi on molestation charges

30 Jun 2022

Tripura
Tripura MLA Mevar Jamatia detained in Delhi on molestation charges

Former Tripura minister and Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) MLA Mevar Kumar Jamatia was booked by the Delhi Police on molestation charges on Wednesday.

Woman fights to free husband after accusing him of rape

29 Jun 2022

Odisha
Woman fights to free husband after accusing him of rape

A woman from Odisha's Bilaspur village is entangled in a complicated legal web after her statement resulted in a 20-year prison term for her husband.

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