SC issues notice to states/UTs on scrapped section 66A of IT Act

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to all state governments and union territories (UTs) on a plea complaining that people were being booked under Section 66A of the Information Technology (IT)

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2 held for killing palm civet cats in Dudhwa

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) |Monday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

A forest patrol team has arrested three poachers who were trying to sneak out of the Mailani range of Dudhwa Tiger Reserve with two carcasses of palm civet cats that they had allegedly killed.

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KCR rewards Kaushik Reddy with MLC seat

Hyderabad |Monday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

The Telangana cabinet on Sunday decided to nominate P. Kaushik Reddy to the state Legislative Council, barely 10 days after he joined the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS).

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BJP to launch rival event to Nitish Kumar's Janata Darbar

Patna |Monday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

In a bid to match Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's 'Janata Darbar', the BJP also decided to organise 'Sahyog Karyakram' (Cooperation Programme) in the party's Patna office from Monday.

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Border clash: Mizoram to 'relook' FIR against Assam CM

Guwahati/Aizawl |Monday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

The Mizoram government on Sunday said that it is considering withdrawing the FIR lodged against Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in connection with the July 26 border clash that left six Assam

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By B. Shrikant

Mumbai |Monday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

Has Head Coach Graham Reid transformed the Indian men's hockey team? We will know all about it when it takes on Belgium in its first semi-final outing in an Olympics since Munich 1972.

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Another Congress MLA in Assam joins BJP

Guwahati |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Two-time Assam Congress MLA, Sushanta Borgohain, who quit the party on Friday, joined the ruling BJP on Sunday.

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Parsis -- an insider's gaze

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

Several years back, when she decided to go on a pilgrimage to Parsi sites including Sanjan, Navsari and Udavada, someone asked her where her family was from. Considering Coomi Kapoor had grown up in M

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Sindhu's parents overjoyed, proud at Olympic glory

Hyderabad |Monday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

It was time for celebrations at the residence of India's star shuttler P.V. Sindu on Sunday as she clinched the bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics.

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Opposition forces second adjournment in RS

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

The opposition forced second adjournment on Monday in the upper house of the parliament on Pegasus controversy and farmers issue. The opposition demanded discussion on the snooping row.

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Vaani Kapoor says decision to work with Akshay Kumar was a 'no brainer'

Mumbai |Monday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

Vaani Kapoor is thrilled that she got the opportunity to work opposite Akshay Kumar in the upcoming film 'Bell Bottom', a film in which she has a small but impactful role.

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Ready to take vow in temple: Andhra BJP leader on corruption allegations

Amaravati |Monday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary S. Vishnu Vardhan Reddy on Monday said that he never indulged in corruption in his political life and threw a challenge to ruling party l

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