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'Let her rot on jail': Father of girl who made pro-Pak slogans
Bengaluru, Feb 21 (IANS) The father of Bengaluru girl Amulya, who was arrested and jailed on sedition charges, on Friday condemned his 19-year-old daughter for shouting pro-Pakistan slogans at an anti-CAA rally a day ago here.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Need efforts towards cultural renaissance: Vice President
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for efforts towards a cultural renaissance, to promoting the country's rich cultural and spiritual heritage.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Hoardings in Kolkata ask Sovan Chatterjee to make a comeback
Kolkata, Feb 21 (IANS) Ahead of the polls to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation, hoardings appeared on Friday across the city urging former Mayor Sovan Chatterjee to make a comeback and restore the metropolis to its glorious self, triggering speculation of him emerging as the mayoral face of the BJP.
2020-02-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Arrest made in Kashmir over misuse of VPN
Handwara, Feb 21 (IANS) Days after J&K Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh said at a press conference that those found misusing internet Virtual Private Network (VPN) and spreading rumours on social media will be dealt with strictly, the Jammu and Kashmir Police started arresting people involved in misusing VPN in Kashmir.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
President Kovind in Bengaluru on 2-day visit
Bengaluru, Feb 21 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind arrived here on Friday on a two-day visit, an official said.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
ED attaches Rs 7.6 cr assets in Rs 5,300 cr Surat hawala case
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth Rs 7.63 crore of the prime accused in the Rs 5,395 crore Surat hawala money laundering case.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
'Vikas' to make a comeback in Assam polls
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Next year when Assam goes to the polls, chances are high that you won't listen to any speech by BJP leaders on Citizenship Act. So much so, the party leadership is being convinced to harp on development of Assam and project itself as an inclusive, secular party and not bring in divisive issues.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Hyderabad police again foil Shaheen Bagh-style protest
Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Police here on Friday foiled another attempt to organise a Shaheen Bagh-style protest against the CAA, NPR and NRC as it dispersed a group of protestors gathered here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National
J&K Cyber Police file case against online fraudsters
Srinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) The J&K Cyber Police (Kashmir zone) has registered a case against online fraudsters for duping a lady from Srinagar of Rs 22 lakh on the pretext of her having won a lottery.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Sharath-Sathiyan pair storms into doubles Hungary Open final
Budapest, Feb 21 (IANS) The Indian pair of A. Sharath Kamal and G. Sathiyan succeeded in toppling experienced top seeds Kwan Kit Ho and Chun Ting Wong of Hong Kong in the mens doubles to enter the final of the ITTF World Tour Hungary Open here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Hungary,Sports,Other Sports
Police begin probe in 'Indian 2' accident, crane operator held
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Chennai police has begun a probe into an accident involving the collapse of a crane while constructing a set for the shooting of Kamal Haasan-starrer "Indian 2", a police official said on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Biggest thieves at Gandhiji's b'day at Rajghat: Visva-Bharati VC
Kolkata, Feb 21 (IANS) In a series of controversial outbursts, Visva-Bharati University Vic -Chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty on Friday likened the institution with a "goose that lays golden eggs" but said it was sick and in ventilation due to a precarious financial position.
2020-02-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Education,Politics
We didn't adapt to Poonam's slower deliveries: Healy
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Alyssa Healy admitted that Australia walked into Poonam Yadavs trap as the leg-spinner inspired India to a 17-run victory in the ICC Womens T20 World Cup opener here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Andhra sets up SIT to probe Amaravati land deals
Amaravati, Feb 21 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe insider trading in land transactions in Amaravati and other irregularities allegedly committed by previous TDP government headed by Chandrababu Naidu.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Key Modi aide Khulbe makes comeback to PMO
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Bhaskar Khulbe, a key aide to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is making a comeback to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) as a case by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) appears to have been closed.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National
Barcelona Spain Masters: Saina bows out, Jayaram in quarters
Barcelona, Feb 21 (IANS) Veteran shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the $170,000 Barcelona Spain Masters after she lost in straight games to Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the quarterfinals here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Badminton
India, Maldives discuss expansion of bilateral cooperation
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) India and Maldives on Friday discussed expanding their bilateral cooperation and mutual interests in areas of security and law enforcement cooperation, officials said.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security
Jharkhand seeks MEA help to secure release of 30 labourers
Ranchi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Jharkhand government has sought help from the Ministry of External Affairs in securing the release of over 30 labourers held up by a transmission company at Muscat in Oman.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Bihar,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
MP govt withdraws vasectomy circular
Bhopal, Feb 21 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government was on Friday hustled into withdrawing a National Health Mission circular on motivating men for vasectomies.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
ED attaches properties of liquor mafia in Bihar
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday said it has attached properties worth Rs 1.32 crore allegedly belonging to a member of liquor mafia in Bihar's Ara district. The suspect was also involved in the selling of spurious liquor which killed 21 persons in 2011.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Gaiety marks Shivaratri in Telugu states
Amaravati/Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Traditional gaiety and religious fervour marked Maha Shivaratri in the two Telugu states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Religion
Reservations should be out of court's jurisdiction: Paswan
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said the government should put reservations in the ninth schedule of the Constitution so that the matter is out of the court's jurisdiction.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
7 in 10 organisations saw hacking attempts via IoT
San Francisco, Feb 21 (IANS) Seven in 10 organisations have reported either a successful or attempted hack to their systems via their Internet of Things (IoT) devices, revealed a new survey.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Abdul Rahman-Nargis Antulay: Daughter's eulogy to parents' love story (IANS Special)
Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Nearly seven-decades after her parents 'lived' the love-story of their youth through an exchange of letters, their doting daughter has now published those communication in a book form.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Samsung's new EUV-equipped chip line begins mass production
Seoul, Feb 21 (IANS) Samsung Electronics Co., the world's largest memory chipmaker, has said its new semiconductor fabrication line in South Korea using extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography technology has begun mass production.
2020-02-21
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Google sued by New Mexico AG for spying on kids in classrooms
San Francisco, Feb 21 (IANS) Google has been sued by New Mexico's Attorney General Hector Balderas who said that the tech giant used its educational products, such as Chromebooks, to spy on the state's children and families.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Trump visit to Ashram 'cancelled', roadshow reduced from 22 km to 9km
Gandhinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) US President Donald Trump will be cutting short his stay in Ahmedabad to accommodate his likely Agra visit and the dinner at Delhi. Sources said his visit to the Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati is in all likelihood cancelled.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
China withholds permission to India for delivering relief in Wuhan
New Delhi/Beijing, Feb 21 (IANS) China has decided to withhold permission to a special Indian flight that was to deliver medical and relief supplies and evacuate remaining Indians from Wuhan, the epicentre of Covid-19 epidemic.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy
Researchers find secret to achieve goals
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Researchers have provided new insights into why people often make unrealistic plans that are doomed to fail.
2020-02-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Lifestyle/Fashion
Mohun Bagan look to overturn 1st-leg result against Churchill
Margao, Feb 21 (IANS) In a way, it could be termed as a grudge match for table-toppers Mohun Bagan as they take on Churchill Brothers at the Fatorda Stadium here on Saturday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Zambia,Sports,Football
Uddhav meets PM Modi for first time since Sena-BJP split
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Amid a growing rift between the Shiv Sena and its ideologically opposite alliance partners -- Congress and the NCP, Sena chief and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kerala ayurveda festival to tap global market opportunities
Kochi, Feb 21 (IANS) The fourth edition of Global Ayurveda Festival (GAF 2020), scheduled to be held here looks towards putting in place an international cooperation conclave so as to tap the potential of the global market place, research initiatives and medical tourism opportunities, said Union Minister V Muraleedharan .
2020-02-21
Category: India, Kerala,National,Features
Jerrika Hinton on burdens of being a trailblazer
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (IANS) Actress Jerrika Hinton says playing the first black women to be inducted into the FBI, in the series "Hunters", made her realise that being a trailblazer comes with a burden.
2020-02-21
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Al Pacino: 1970s a dark period of my life
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (IANS) Hollywood veteran Al Pacino doesnt like to remember the 1970s because it was "a dark period" of his life.
2020-02-21
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Build underground bunkers, demand Kupwara sarpanchs
Srinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) Continued shelling from Pakistan is taking a heavy toll on the residents of Karnah Kupwara because the government has been dilly dialling on the construction underground bunkers in the border areas of Kashmir, a group of sarpanchs from Karnah, Kupwara, told reporters at Press Enclave here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
Mumbai cops had intel on killing of Gulshan Kumar: Rakesh Maria
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Mumbai police had detailed intelligence on a plot to kill music baron Gulshan Kumar, down to the name of the underworld don whose gang had been assigned the task, and did all it could to protect him but the appearance of the UP Police upset the equation, former Maharashtra DGP Rakesh Maria writes in his memoirs.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Art/Culture/Books
Amazon removing products that claim to cure coronavirus
San Francisco, Feb 21 (IANS) E-commerce giant Amazon has warned sellers that it is removing listings for products from the platform that claim to cure the novel coronavirus.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
J&K Police arrest man with JeM links in Budgam
Srinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) J&K Police have arrested a person linked to proscribed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) at Budgam in central Kashmir.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Centre bans 2 rice cultivation insecticides, ACFI opposes
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Centre has imposed a ban on two widely used insecticides in rice cultivation -- Tricyclazole & Buprofezin -- through the Insecticide Prohibition Order 2020 under Gazette notification.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
No meeting with Trump yet: Congress
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Congress has said it has not received any invitation yet for its leaders to meet US President Donald Trump on his upcoming visit to India.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National
International Mother Language Day observed in Tripura
Agartala, Feb 21 (IANS) The International Mother Language Day was observed in Tripura on Friday with colourful processions, functions, discussions, seminars and other events.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tripura,National,Politics
Hyderabad varsity union condemn fine on students
Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) University of Hyderabad Students Union on Friday condemned the imposition of fine on three students for organising a 'Shaheen Bagh Night' event on the campus and demanded that it be revoked.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National
Students should develop positive outlook: Venkaiah Naidu
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called upon students to develop a positive and constructive outlook and also have healthy debate on national and international issues.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education
Signboards, milestones in Punjab to have Punjabi inscription
Chandigarh, Feb 21 (IANS) The Punjab government on Friday announced to make it mandatory for all government and semi-government institutions, boards and corporations to write signboards in Gurmukhi script.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Goyal tweets video of Segway-borne cop at Madgaon station
Panaji, Feb 21 (IANS) In a first, Government Railway Police at the Madgaon railway station in South Goa have hopped on to Segways to whiz through crowded platforms and create awareness among passengers about safety and other precautions.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Goa,National
Clamour grows for new chief, Congress says CWC to take call
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Clamour is growing within the Congress for appointment of a full time President with several leaders claiming a "leadership crisis" within the party but the party has rejected the charges.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Giro d'Italia announces partnership with Tissot
Budapest, Feb 21 (IANS) Having renewed its links with prestigious cycling events like Tour de France and the Vuelta in 2016, global watch-making brand Tissot is now completing the Triple Crown with the Giro d'Italia, thus making it the first Swiss official timekeeper in the history of the three biggest cycle tours. Tissot is now involved in the ASO's three biggest cycle races as well as the Tour of Germany.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Hungary,Sports,Other Sports
Fit India: Do 30 squats, walk away with free platform ticket
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Want to remain fit and also save some bucks in the process? Well, the Railways has come up with a novel way to promote the 'Fit India' movement by installing squat machines at the Anand Vihar railway station here to dispense free platform tickets to people who do 30 squats in three minutes.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National
Gargi case: Maliwal, students discuss future course of action
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The meeting between the the students of Delhi University's all girls Gargi College and the Delhi Commission of Women chief Swati Maliwal concluded on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Anti-drone system clears trials ahead of Trump visit
Gandhinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) The anti-drone system deployed in Ahmedabad, as part of security preparedness during US President Donald Trump's visit, has successfully cleared trials conducted on Friday. The field tests come ahead of the US President's visit to Ahmedabad on February 24.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National