West Bengal: BSF arrest smuggler with 89 gold biscuits worth Rs 12 crore on India-Bangladesh Border

The Border Security Force (BSF) seized 89 gold biscuits valued at Rs 12 crore from the India-Bangladesh border of North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal during the sixth phase voting of the Lok Sabha polls on May 25. According to an official release, the Vigilant personnel of Border outpost Gunarmath, 05 Battalion under […]

“Heart-rending”: President Murmu expresses condolences on deaths of newborns at hospital in Delhi

President Droupadi Murmu on Sunday expressed her condolences after seven newborns lost their lives in fire at New Born Baby Care Hospital in Delhi’s Vivek Vihar. In a post on X, the President said, “The news of the death of many children due to a fire in a hospital in Vivek Vihar, Delhi is heart-rending. May […]

Lok Sabha election is to elect PM, country’s leader should be able to project India’s strength in international arena: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday accused the INDIA alliance of being “communal, casteist and dynastic” and said the country needs a Prime Minister who can project the power of this strong country on the world stage. Addressing a rally here, the Prime Minister said the Lok Sabha election is […]

Israel calls ICJ’s ruling to halt operations in Rafah “false, outrageous and morally repugnant”

 Following the International Court of Justice (ICJ) order for Israel to halt its operations in the southern Gaza city of Rafah, Israel called the order “outrageous, morally repugnant and disgusting”, adding that the accusations it is committing genocide in Gaza “are false”, reported Al Jazeera. The UN’s emergency aid chief said Israel’s war on Gaza has been […]

Delhi HC appoints Justice Najmi Waziri (Retd) as Chairperson of Administrative Committee of EFI

The Delhi High Court has appointed Justice Najmi Waziri (Retired) as Chairperson of an ad-hoc Administrative Committee to supervise the administration of the Equestrian Federation of India (EFI). The court also appointed SY Quraishi, former Chief Election Commissioner of India as observer/member and Rohini Musa, Advocate as member of the committee. The Committee shall take […]

Journalist Assault case: Court dismisses anticipatory bail of AAP Media coordinator as not maintainable

Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court on Friday dismissed the anticipatory bail application of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) media coordinator Vikas Kumar Yogi as it was not maintainable. The court noted that all the offences in the FIR are bailable, therefore the anticipatory bail is not maintainable. This case pertains to assaulting a female journalist and video journalist […]

“Mungerilal ke Sapne”: Rajasthan CM Bhajanlal Sharma mocks SP leader advocacy for Muslim reservation

 After Samajwadi Party leader ST Hasan expressed hopes that the INDIA bloc, if voted to power, would grant reservations to Muslims too, Rajasthan Chief Minister Bhajanlal Sharma on Thursday mocked these as “Mungerilal’s dreams” and said that everyone has the got the freedom to dream with open eyes. Addressing a […]

‘Like a greeting from Christian pilgrims’: Archaeologists find 1,500-yr-old Church wall in Negev

Israel archaeologists excavating an area of a Negev town slated for expansion discovered a 1,500-year-old Byzantine era church wall with a drawing of a ship, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Thursday. “This discovery is like a greeting from Christian pilgrims who arrived by ship at the Gaza port,” said excavation directors Oren Shmueli, Dr. Elena Kogan-Zehavi, […]