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Can't equate vandalism, freedom of speech, SC on Kerala house violence
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that privileges and immunities granted to legislators can't be used to claim exemption from the law of the land, as it dismissed Kerala government's plea seeking the court's nod to withdraw cases against CPI-M leaders, including present Education Minister V. Sivankutty, for vandalism in the Assembly in 2015, when the party was in opposition.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
16 security men killed in J&K terror attacks this year till June
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A total of 16 soldiers and security personnel were killed in terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir this year till June, the government said on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Hinduja group open to outside funding for E-vehicle company
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) The Hinduja group's electric vehicle company Switch Mobility Ltd will roll out its electric (E) buses and light commercial vehicles (LCV) from the group's UK and Indian plants, said top group official.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Statehood to J&K to be granted at appropriate time: Centre
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Statehood to Jammu and Kashmir would be granted at an appropriate time after normalcy is restored there, the government informed Parliament on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Terror incidents in J&K dropped by 32% in a year: Centre
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Centre on Wednesday stated that the number of terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir reduced drastically in the last two years. The terror incidents declined by 32 per cent upto June 2021 in comparison with corresponding period upto June, 2020, the government said in the parliament.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Terrorism
AAP, BJP set to lock horns over key issues in Delhi Assembly
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The two-day Monsoon Session of the Delhi Assembly starting Thursday is likely to witness uproar over several issues, including the Pegasus snooping row, water crisis and annual maintenance contract of Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
No proposal to review new IT rules: Govt
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Reiterating its stand that the new IT rules do not infringe the right to privacy and the freedom of expression, the government on Wednesday told Parliament that there is no proposal to review them.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Technology
RS passes Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill amid Oppn sloganeering
New July 28 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, 2021, amid sloganeering by the opposition on the Pegasus issue.
2021-07-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Politics
No bail for Raj Kundra in porn case
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) In a huge setback, a Mumbai court on Wednesday refused to grant bail to businessman Raj Kundra and his associate Ryan Thorpe in a case pertaining to alleged production and distribution of porn films.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Kerala HC refuses to stay ad for Sabarimala chief priest
Kochi, July 28 (IANS) The Kerala High Court on Wednesday refused to stay the Travancore Devasom Board's (TDB) advertisement for appointment of the Sabarimala temple's chief priest, saying they cannot come to an immediate decision as things have to be studied in detail.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Religion
Punjab CM asks Modi to reopen Kartarpur Corridor
Chandigarh, July 28 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reopen the Kartarpur Corridor, in view of the improvement in the Covid-19 situation, to facilitate people's visit to the historic shrine in Pakistan.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Religion
IT staff receive upto 40 targeted phishing attacks a year: Report
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) IT staffers receive on an average up to 40 targeted phishing attacks a year, revealed a report by Barracuda, a cloud-enabled security solutions provider, on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Asian cues, Fed meet keep markets subdued, auto stocks' dip (Roundup)
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Negative global cues, along with US Fed's rate setting meet, kept India's equities market subdued on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Mamata meets Sonia; discusses political situation, Pegasus
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday met interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi here and discussed the current political situation in the country as well as the Pegasus snoogate row.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Covid tally in Kerala crosses 20,000 for second day now
Thiruvananthapuram, July 28 (IANS) There seems to be no reduction in the number of daily Covid cases in Kerala as on Wednesday, the figure crossed 20,000 for the second successive day.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
China's PLA plays mindgames in Tibet as Rajnath heads to Dushanbe for SCO meet
New Delhi, July 28: With the Ladakh tensions in focus, China has stepped up mind- games with India by demonstrating qualitative improvements in its firepower in Tibet, ahead of Defence Minister Rajnath Singhs visit to Dushanbe where his Chinese counterpart, Wei Fenghe will also be present.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
MSME credit demand surges as markets reopen in June: Report
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) MSME segment's credit demand has seen a sharp surge post unlock exercise, a SIDBI-TransUnion CIBIL MSME Pulse report said.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Three causes closest to Kabir Bedi's heart
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Celebrated actor Kabir Bedi recently launched his memoir "Stories I Must Tell" which has been creating waves, where he has divulged many unknown tales and revealed every emotional aspect of his life.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Urmila Matondkar seeks to spread cheer in flood-ravaged Maha hamlets
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Amid the gloom that has engulfed the flood-ravaged districts of Maharashtra, Shiv Sena's glam leader Urmila Matondkar on Wednesday sought to cheer up the people in a couple of villages in Raigad and Ratnagiri, and returned with a lesson on human sufferings.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Himachal HC seeks report on encroachments on govt lands
Shimla, July 28 (IANS) Taking cognizance of non-execution of eviction from the government land, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has directed the state to provide details regarding encroachments.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Rajnath highlights Afghan crisis at SCO, talks about 500 development projects by India
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh highlighting India's role in Afghanistan's development made an oblique reference to Pakistan and China's role in helping the Taliban and South China dispute during his address at Shanghai Cooperation Organization meet in Tajikistan.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Assam-Mizoram border violence hurting decades old relation between 2 states
Silchar (Assam)/Aizawl, July 28 (IANS) Policemen, traders, workers -- people from all walks of life -- are deeply disheartened over the violent clashes on the Assam-Mizoram borders which recently led to the killing of six Assam police personnel, besides injuring around 100 civilians and security personnel from the two neighbouring northeastern states.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Defence/Security
Raashii Khanna 'excited and nervous' for her 'Rudra' shoot
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Actress Raashii Khanna, known for her work in Telugu films, has started shooting for the Hindi webseries 'Rudra: The Edge of Darkness'. She is thrilled to finally start the shoot here.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Stalin launches CSR-funded free vaccine scheme in private hospitals
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Wednesday launched the free Covid-19 vaccination drive in private hospitals, supported by the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) funds of various private companies.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Jr National Boxing: Khelo India champion Mahi Raghav enters quarters
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Haryana boxer Mahi Raghav made a fine start to her campaign at the 4th Junior Girls' National Boxing Championships as she progressed to the quarterfinals after defeating Delhi's Gargi Tomar on Day 2 at the Delhi Public School in Sonipat on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Prithviraj Sukumaran's 'Kuruthi' to have digital release
Kochi, July 28 (IANS) Actor Prithviraj Sukumaran's upcoming Malayalam film 'Kuruthi' will have a global digital release on August 11.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Bommai's late night famjam on hit Kannada number goes viral
Bengaluru, July 28 (IANS) Basavaraj Bommai's family members celebrated his appointment as the new Karnataka Chief Minister by jamming on superhit Kannada song at his residence. The video has gone on viral on social media.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Odisha teacher gets retirement benefits - 11 years after death
Bhubaneswar, July 28 (IANS) A retired Odisha teacher will finally get his retirement benefits - over 20 years after he filed a case for his dues and 11 years after his death, with the state high court questioning the delay in releasing the money and seeking action against those responsible. His wife will now get his entitlement at the age of 83.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Orissa,National,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights
Capital markets to play bigger role in funding economic growth: SEBI chief
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India's (SEBI) Chairman Ajay Tyagi on Wednesday said that a large part of the non-banking financial intermediation is happening through the capital markets, and going ahead, they will play a bigger role in the economic growth of the country.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Parents must introspect why teenagers hang out on beaches at night: Goa CM
Panaji, July 28 (IANS) The parents of teenagers need to introspect as to why their wards hang out on the state's beaches after nightfall, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant told the state Assembly on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
3 injured in fire at chemical unit in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, July 28 (IANS) Three workers were injured in a fire that broke out at a chemical unit at Jeedimetla industrial area in Hyderabad on Wednesday, police said.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
TN worried over slight increase in Covid cases
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) Tamil Nadu health department which had done extremely well to curb the spike in fresh Covid-19 cases, is worried over the sudden spurt in cases in some districts of the state.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
SC dismisses Kerala govt's plea in vandalism case, fate of Minister hangs in the balance
Thiruvananthapuram, July 28 (IANS) With the Supreme Court on Wednesday, dismissing the plea of the Kerala government to withdraw the cases against the CPI-M leaders, including state Education Minister V. Sivankutty, for vandalism in the state Assembly in 2015, all eyes are now on Pinarayi Vijayan whether he will remove him or continue in the cabinet.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Brent near $75/bbl on supply concerns, falling US inventory
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Futures of Brent crude oil rose on Wednesday amid anticipation of demand outweighing supplies along with the fall in stockpiles in the US.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Apple logs over 140% growth in India in Q2, iPhone 11 top performer
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Apple registered more than 140 per cent growth in India in the second quarter this year, as iPhone 11 continued to perform well with a strong aspirational brand value, a report showed on Wednesday.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
7 dead, 27 missing in J&K's Kishtwar cloudburst
Jammu, July 28 (IANS) Seven people died, 12 were rescued while 27 went missing on Wednesday in flash floods triggered by cloudburst in Jammu and Kishtwar's Kishtwar district.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
No revision in fuel prices for 11th consecutive day
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The oil marketing companies (OMC) continued to pause fuel price revision for the eleventh consecutive day, the longest period in weeks, as global development on oil production and rising US inventories has softened crude and product prices.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
OPPO India conducts Reno6 Series 5G trial with Jio
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Smartphone maker OPPO India on Wednesday announced that it has conducted a 5G standalone (SA) network trial for Reno6 Series under the 5G SA network environment provided by Jio at its 5G Lab.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Nikhil Bhambri: I knew I wanted to be an actor after I saw my aunt Nikki Walia on screen
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Actor Nikhil Bhambri has garnered a lot of attention in the recent web series 'Puncchbeat' season 2.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Smoking gun: Allegations fly as coach Ronak gets trolled over Manu's pistol malfunction
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Manu Bhakar's gun malfunction during her 10m air pistol event at the Tokyo Olympics is fast becoming a big talking point on social media with allegations flying thick and fast and pistol coach Ronak Pandit getting trolled, even as the 15-member strong Indian contingent continues to fire blanks at the quadrennial showpiece.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports
Agriculture & construction equipment makers call for action on fake product trading
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) According to a FICCI Cascade report the Indian economy loses Rs 1.17 lakh crore due to smuggling & counterfeiting in five prominent sectors including Capital Goods (Machinery and Parts) and Consumer (Electronics) Durables. The goods sales from counterfeiting is expected to double up globally to Rs 119.7 lakh crore by 2022. India has been no exception to the menace.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Reliance Foundation Vaccination Mission administers over 10 lakh Covid-19 doses to RIL employees and their family members
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Boosting the nation's Covid-19 vaccination drive, Reliance Foundation has crossed a milestone over 10 lakh vaccine doses administered across India.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Pradhan writes to Kisan Reddy for preservation of Swapneswar temple in Odisha
Bhubaneswar, July 28 (IANS) Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has urged Union Culture Minister G. Kishan Reddy to take steps for the preservation of recently excavated ancient Swapneswar Mahadev temple in Odisha's Puri district.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Orissa,National,Art/Culture/Books
I've always endeavoured to tell a relatable, unapologetic story: Jaydeep Sarkar
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Jaydeep Sarkar feels overwhelmed with the love he received for his short film 'Ishq Mastana', a part of the recently-released anthology 'Feels Like Ishq'.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
US and India closely coordinating on Afghanistan
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The US and India are also closely coordinating on regional security issues, such as Afghanistan.
2021-07-28
Category: International, India,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Kunal Kapoor on 'Empire' role: It's fierce, emotionally complex
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Kunal Kapoors first look from the upcoming epic period drama 'The Empire' was released on Wednesday. The actor described his role as 'fierce' and 'emotionally complex'.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Confusion in TN over minister's statement on reopening of schools
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) The statement of Tamil Nadu state school education minister, Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi that the state is mulling reopening of schools for senior students of Classes IX to XII has led to major confusion among parents, teachers, academics, and students.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
14 parties attend oppn meet, AAP also joins in
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Fourteen opposition parties met here on Wednesday to devise a strategy to corner the Centre on issues like the Pegasus snooping row and Assam-Mizoram discord. Among the 14 parties was the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which has so far not been part of any joint opposition strategy.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Acts of vandalism not under free speech: SC on Kerala Assembly violence
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday said destruction of public property in the House cannot be equated with freedom of expression and immunity to legislators can't be extended as an immunity against criminal law. The top court dismissed Kerala government's plea seeking court's nod to withdraw cases against CPI(M) leaders, including education minister V. Sivankutty, for vandalism in the state Assembly in 2015, when the current ruling party was in opposition.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Basavaraj Bommai sworn-in as 30th Chief Minister of Karnataka
Bengaluru, July 28 (IANS) Basavaraj Bommai, a senior BJP leader was sworn-in as the 30th Chief Minister of Karnataka by Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot at a function held in the Glass House of Raj Bhavan on Wednesday. Basavaraj Bommai took oath in the name of God.
2021-07-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics