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Mar 10, 2022 05:55 PM IST
Assembly election results: G-23 leaders to meet in the next 48 hours
Upset with results and rapid decline of Congress in the recent Assembly elections, G-23 leaders to convene meet in the next 48 hours, news agency ANI reported quoting a senior leader.
Mar 10, 2022 04:26 PM IST
Terrorist killed by Srinagar Police in Hazratbal area, reports ANI
One terrorist killed by Srinagar Police in Hazratbal area. Search for two others who fled from the encounter site is underway, ANI reports quoting IGP Kashmir.
Mar 10, 2022 01:52 PM IST
3 Ukrainian hospitals hit as Russian forces intensify sieges
An airstrike on a maternity hospital in the port city of Mariupol wounded women waiting to give birth and buried children in the rubble as Russian forces intensified their siege of Ukrainian cities. Bombs also fell on two hospitals in another city west of the capital, news agency AP reported.
The World Health Organization said it has confirmed 18 attacks on medical facilities since the Russian invasion began two weeks ago.
Mar 10, 2022 12:55 PM IST
Rupee surges 42 paise to 76.20 against US dollar in early trade
The rupee advanced 42 paise to 76.20 against the US dollar in the opening trade on Thursday, supported by positive domestic equities and early trends in state election results.
Mar 10, 2022 11:56 AM IST
Sensex surges 1,333 points
The Indian equities markets benchmark Sensex surged 1333 points on Thursday as early trends showed BJP leading in four out of five state assembly elections.
The expectations of a positive outcome from Russia-Ukraine talks have also boosted the market sentiments, ANI reported.
Mar 10, 2022 11:53 AM IST
Militant killed in encounter in J-K’s Pulwama, reports PTI
An unidentified militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said as per news agency PTI.
Acting on specific inputs about the presence of militants in Naina Batpora area of the south Kashmir district, security forces launched a cordon and search operation there, a police official said.
The search operation turned into an encounter after the militants fired upon the forces, drawing retaliation.
Mar 10, 2022 11:33 AM IST
Congress workers protest against EVM
Congress workers protest against EVM, outside party office in Delhi as counting for the Assembly Elections continues. The party is trailing in all five states as per the latest official trends by the Election Commission.
Mar 10, 2022 09:46 AM IST
Covid-19: India logs 4,184 new cases, 104 deaths in last 24 hours
India saw a single day rise of 4,184 coronavirus infections taking the total tally of Covid-19 cases to 4,29,80,067, while the active cases dipped to 44,488, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday.
The death toll climbed to 5,15,459 with 104 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.
Mar 10, 2022 09:43 AM IST
Tesla hikes China, US prices for Model 3 and Model Y cars
Electric-car maker Tesla Inc on Wednesday raised prices of its U.S. Model Y SUVs and Model 3 Long Range sedans by $1,000 each and some China-made Model 3 and Model Y vehicles by 10,000 yuan ($1,582.40), according to its website.
Mar 10, 2022 09:29 AM IST
Sensex up by over 1,100 points in opening session
Sensex up by over 1,100 points in opening session, Nifty trades around 16,670.
Mar 10, 2022 09:02 AM IST
2,270 FIRs filed for violation of Covid-19 norms during rallies: EC
“During the ban on election rallies due to the Omicron wave, EC took MCC violations seriously. Around 2,270 FIRs were filed for violation of COVID norms as well as MCC violations in all 5 states. Every political party is the same for EC,” Sushil Chandra, Chief Election Commissioner told news agency ANI.
Mar 10, 2022 08:15 AM IST
Counting of votes begins in all 5 states
The counting of assembly election votes in 5 states has begun. Assembly Elections in five Indian states of UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa took place in seven phases spread across almost a month.
Mar 10, 2022 06:13 AM IST
Counting of votes in 5 states to begin at 8 am
The counting of assembly election votes in 5 states will begin today at 8 am. Assembly Elections in five Indian states of UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa took place in seven phases spread across almost a month.
Chhattisgarh Congress MLA claims husband falsely booked for taking on sand mafia
The opposition BJP has termed the issue as ‘serious’ and claimed that the Congress government in Chhattisgarh has failed to ‘secure the dignity’ of the members of the House.
Published on Mar 10, 2022 10:46 PM IST
SC asks Centre to produce records on MediaOne ban by Tuesday
The ‘Media One’ channel was banned by the union ministry of information and broadcasting after the ministry of home affairs refused to give clearance to the channel on grounds of national security.
Updated on Mar 10, 2022 09:03 PM IST
Congress poll debacles: 0 state in two years sends CWC into a huddle
NEW DELHI: For two years in a row and in 10 assembly elections, the Congress party has not been able to bring home a new chief minister
Published on Mar 10, 2022 07:14 PM IST
To release fishermen held in Seychelles, Indonesia, Stalin writes to MEA
The fishermen had ventured out into the ocean for fishing on February 17 in a fishing vessel that had an Andaman registration number.
Published on Mar 10, 2022 06:01 PM IST
‘Power of the common man’: Kejriwal asks people to join AAP after Punjab win
AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal said the Punjab election result was a “big revolution”, not just because the party has won a record number of seats in the Punjab assembly but also because the state’s most prominent politicians – four of them former CMs – were defeated by AAP candidates
Updated on Mar 10, 2022 06:02 PM IST
Humbly accept election verdict: Rahul Gandhi
Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala said the party will hold a meeting under the leadership of Sonia Gandhi to introspect and identify the changes needed
Published on Mar 10, 2022 05:19 PM IST
No longer a regional party; next fight lies in Gujarat: AAP
Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal and presumptive Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann to hold victory march in Gujarat next month
Published on Mar 10, 2022 03:53 PM IST
DMK MP Elango’s son dies in car accident on East Coast Road
DMK Rajya Sabha MP, N R Elango’s son Rakesh Ranganathan, 22, was on his way from Chennai to Puducherry. His friend and co-passenger K Vedha Vikash, 21, sustained grievous injuries in the crash.
Published on Mar 10, 2022 03:37 PM IST
WHO consolidated guidelines to allow shorter TB treatment course for children
The WHO guidelines are based on the University College London-led SHINE (Shorter Treatment for Minimal Tuberculosis in Children) trial that found a shortened regimen of 4 months was not inferior to the conventional 6-month course for children with tuberculosis.
Updated on Mar 10, 2022 02:27 PM IST
Election Commission lifts ban on victory processions
The Election Commission said it has decided to withdraw the blanket ban on victory processions imposed on January 8 when the schedule for the seven-phase elections was announced
Published on Mar 10, 2022 12:54 PM IST
Modi-Shah and the new grammar of elections
The Bharatiya Janata Party does not shy away from admitting that all elections are contested with Prime Minister Narendra Modi being the face
Updated on Mar 10, 2022 12:21 PM IST