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Feb 12, 2022 03:13 PM IST
BJP, allies release manifesto for Punjab polls
BJP-Punjab Lok Congress-Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) alliance releases manifesto for Punjab Assembly elections, in Jalandhar.
“Punjab is a very sensitive border state & it is important for the state to have people in power who themselves are stable,” says Union Minister HS Puri pic.twitter.com/A5nuT7ydJI
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The Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies in Punjab – Captain Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) – release their manifesto for the Punjab Assembly polls in Jalandhar, reports ANI.
Feb 12, 2022 03:07 PM IST
Russia to reduce diplomatic staff in Ukraine, reports AFP
Russia said that it would cut back on its diplomatic staff in Ukraine, reports AFP.
Feb 12, 2022 01:22 PM IST
Hijab row: Karnataka suspends classes for pre-university students
Karnataka government suspends classes for pre-university students in the state from 12th to 15th February 2022, the state primary and secondary education department announced.
Feb 12, 2022 12:29 PM IST
West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar prorogues state Assembly from Feb 12
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar prorogues the State Legislative Assembly with effect from 12th February 2022.
Feb 12, 2022 12:03 PM IST
Punjab polls: AAP CM face Bhagwat Singh Mann holds roadshow in Dhuri
Aam Aadmi Party’s chief ministerial candidate for Punjab Bhagwant Singh Mann holds a roadshow in Dhuri.
Feb 12, 2022 11:11 AM IST
‘Motivated comments on internal issues not welcome’: MEA issues statement on hijab row
“A matter regarding dress code in some educational institutions in Karnataka is under judicial examination by Karnataka High Court…Motivated comments our internal issues aren’t welcome,” MEA issues a statement on comments by some countries on dress code in some educational institutions in Karnataka.
Feb 12, 2022 10:15 AM IST
US set to evacuate embassy in Ukraine ahead of possible Russian invasion, reports AP citing officials
The United States has asked its citizens to leave Ukraine in the next 48 hours and is all set to evacuate the US embassy in the country ahead of possible invasion by Russia, reported news agency AP citing officials.
Feb 12, 2022 10:01 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: 3 terrorists arrested in Sopore district
Three active Al-Badr terrorists were arrested in Dangiwacha area of Sopore District by police; arms and ammunition recovered.
Feb 12, 2022 09:06 AM IST
India reports 50,407 new Covid cases, 804 deaths in 24 hours
India reported a slight dip in coronavirus infections with 50,407 new Covid-19 cases and 804 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Feb 12, 2022 07:51 AM IST
Polling begins for municipal corporation election in West Bengal
Feb 12, 2022 07:07 AM IST
West Bengal civic polls: Preparations underway, voting to begin shortly
Feb 12, 2022 06:12 AM IST
Earthquake of 4.1 magnitude strikes near Uttarkashi
An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale occurred around 05:03:34 IST, today at 39km east of Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand, stated the National Centre of Seismology.
Feb 12, 2022 06:01 AM IST
Low intensity bomb goes off outside NPP worker’s house in Manipur
A low-intensity bomb went off in front of the residence of a worker of the National People’s Party (NPP) in the Imphal East district of Manipur around 8pm on Friday. No casualties have been reported.
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The incident took place on February 5 but came to light when a video went viral on social media in the last few days.
Updated on Feb 12, 2022 02:55 PM IST
The mortal remains have been taken by service aircraft to Pathankot and Jammu and further will be taken by road to their native places in the states of Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and J&K.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 02:20 PM IST
India’ reaction has come within hours after the US ambassador at large for international religious freedom, Rashad Hussain, criticised the Karnataka government over the ongoing hijab row in the state.
Updated on Feb 12, 2022 01:28 PM IST
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Published on Feb 12, 2022 01:02 PM IST
Another CRPF personnel has sustained injuries in the encounter. The combing operation is still underway, said superintendent of police, Bijapur.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 12:55 PM IST
Australia’s Marise Payne by his side, India’s external affairs minister S Jaishankar said China’s repeated criticism of the members of the Quad “doesn’t make us less credible” and underlined that Quad’s record and actions are clear.
Updated on Feb 12, 2022 12:38 PM IST
The college’s principal in-charge said the student came to the campus by wearing burqa and hijab for the first time to unnecessarily create a controversy.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 12:37 PM IST
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Uniform Civil Code in Uttarakhand: Soon after swearing-in, the BJP government if voted back to power will form a committee to draft Uniform Civil Code for the state, chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami said.
Updated on Feb 12, 2022 11:46 AM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) secretary-in-charge of Meghalaya, Dr Chuba Ao said that the party has no problem with the Congress legislators joining the ruling alliance, however adding that chief minister Conrad K Sangma ought to have informed the coalition partners about the development.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 10:40 AM IST
- India Covid-19 update: With the new numbers, the country’s total caseload has been pushed to 42,586,544, while the death toll stands at 5,07,981.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 09:35 AM IST
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Published on Feb 12, 2022 08:55 AM IST
The issue involves one-man-one-post campaign which is now not sanctioned by Mamata. However, youth leaders close to Abhishek tweeted supporting this. A minister has accused I-PAC of tweeting on her behalf without her permission.
Published on Feb 12, 2022 08:45 AM IST