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Do not care who it is, those who threaten physical security of aircraft deserves no consideration: Aviation Minister over flying ban on Kunal Kamra
Kunal Kamra tried to disrupt normal functioning of the aircraft, aviation minister Hardeep S Puri said in Lok Sabha
Union Government defends CAA in affidavit filed in Supreme Court, says there is narrow scope of judicial review
The affidavit was filed after the Supreme Court in January granted the Centre time to respond to the petitions challenging the CAA.
World Health Organisation lauds India’s efforts to contain Coronavirus, says the commitment of govt and PMO is enormous, very impressive
“I am very impressed that everyone has been mobilised”, WHO representative to India lauds India’s efforts to contain Coronavirus,
Ministry of Health changes its website homepage to show the latest updates on Coronavirus, here is what you can find
The Health Ministry homepage has detailed information, including the number of total confirmed Covid-19 cases across India, state/UT wise list of coronavirus cases across India, the total number of people screened at airports, the updated travel advisory, and much more.
The decision to promulgate an ordinance was taken after the Supreme Court refused to stay the Allahabad High Court's March 9 order for removing the state government's posters displaying photographs and names of the rioters involved in damaging properties during the anti-CAA protests in December last year.
First and second confirmatory tests for COVID-19 are free for all citizens, only 10% capacity utilised yet: Health Ministry
The country has enough testing capacities for Covid-19 as only 10% of the total capacity has been utilised per day so far
Covid-19: PM Modi proposes G20 link up to deal with the crisis, to lead video conference of SAARC leaders today
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Australian prime minister Scott Morrison informed that PM Modi is keen to organise a link up between all the G20 leaders on Covid-19 outbreak
Maharastra government suspects 3431 people of being illegal immigrants, 603 deported to Bangladesh in the last 4 years
Last month, at least 22 Bangladeshis (12 women) illegally staying in the state were apprehended in Maharastra's Arnala area in Palghar district, roughly 60 kilometres away from Mumbai.
UP govt invokes Epidemic Diseases Act Sec 3 to tackle the spread of coronavirus, action against people refusing quarantine, hiding symptoms
The Uttar Pradesh government has put the state on high alert in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak. Preventive restrictions have been put in place across the country
Hours after announcing ex-gratia for coronavirus victims, union govt revokes it, now SDRF fund will be used for quarantine, sample collection and screening
Govet takes U-turn on ex-gratia payment to coronavirus victims, now SDRF fund will be used for quarantine, sample collection and screening
DD News temporarily shifts operations from Mandi House to Khelgaon after an employee tested positive for Coronavirus after death
News operations of DD News shifted to Khelgaon studio from the night of May 28 while Mandi house studios are sanitised
Mamata Banerjee opens up places of worship from June 1 in West Bengal, refuses to take migrants back saying Shramik Express trains are Corona...
Mamata Banerjee alleged that large numbers of workers returning is the reason behind spike in coronavirus cases in West Bengal
D10: Britain proposes new alliance of 10 democracies including India, South Korea, Australia and G7 nations to break China’s monopoly on 5G technology
The United Kingdom aims to create an alternative suppliers of 5G technology and other technologies to by forming the D10 group
IAF makes heavy-lift CH-47 Chinook helicopters operational in the Eastern air command near Indo-China border
CH-47 Chinook advanced multi-mission helicopters will be based at Air Force Station in Mohanbari in Dibrugarh of Assam near China border
White House slams Twitter for censoring US President Donald Trump but refusing to take action against glorification of Jihad
Donald Trump has been involved in a raging battle against social media giant Twitter after the latter included a 'fact-check' on his tweet.
ISKCON files complaint against comedian Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd for a video where ISKCON devotees were called ‘harami porn-waley’
Surleen Kaur had said in the video published by Shemaroo ‘no doubt we are from ISKCON, but from inside we are all harami porn lovers’.
ISKCON rejects Shemaroo Entertainment’s ‘apology’, to proceed with legal action against comedian Surleen Kaur for abusive, derogatory statements
A complaint had been filed by ISKCON organisation against comedian Ms Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd for her abusive, derogatory remarks against the organisations, saints and Hindus.
Zaira Wasim, who had left acting for Islam, now quotes the Quran to insinuate that locust infestation in Rajasthan is ‘Allah’s wrath’
Several areas in Eastern Africa, Pakistan, and India have seen attacks by massive swarms of locusts recently. However, it is not understood why the former actress is insinuating these locust attacks as some sort of Islamic curse upon a specific group of people whom she refers to as 'arrogant'.
Woman raped by Moulvi Aslam, media gives it a ‘Hindu spin’ by using image of a saffron-clad Hindu priest and describing the perpetrator as...
A Muslim sorcerer claiming to relieve people of their miseries through his wizardry was depicted as a Hindu priest by media organisations
Twist in the tale: ISKCON accepts apology of Shemaroo, says won’t pursue its case against the company for Surleen Kaur video that insulted ISKCON...
ISKCON further stated that it does not believe in vengeance and instead acts in accordance to moral, ethical and legal values.