SC takes stern view of criminalisation of politics in india: The Supreme Court reiterated important provisions of its 2018 order aimed at checking and discouraging candidates with criminal cases against them.
406 People housed at quarantine facility of ITBP: Final sample collection of all 406 people housed at quarantine facility of ITBP being done by the team of doctors at the Centre.
PM Modi praises Wuhan Rescue Operation: Prime Minister Narndra Modi praised Wuhan Rescue Operation who conducted evacuation operation of the stranded Indians in Wuhan.
China reports record single day rise of 242 coronavirus related deaths: The number of fatalities and new cases from China’s coronavirus outbreak soared, with 242 more deaths and nearly 15,000 extra patients in hard-hit Hubei province as authorities changed their threshold for diagnosis.
Everything being done to contain spread of Coronavirus in India: Health Minister: Union Health Minister Dr Harshvardhan held a detailed briefing on the steps taken by the government to contain the impact of Coronavirus outbreak after he held a meeting with group of minister on the status of Novel Coronavirus in New Delhi.
Blast in Lucknow court injures three: Three people were injured in a blast in a Lucknow court compound on Thursday afternoon, a lawyer present at the spot said.
8 hurt as two platforms of over-bridge at Bhopal railway station collapse: A portion of a ramp connecting the foot over-bridge between two platforms at Bhopal railway station collapsed.
J&K: Indian Army briefs visiting envoys about security situation: Army officials on Thursday briefed the delegation of 25 foreign envoys visiting Jammu and Kashmir on the security situation in the Valley.
Zero tolerance in import-export of drugs: Amit Shah at BIMSTEC conference: Union Home Minister Amit Shah has assured zero tolerance of India in exporting and importing drugs.
SC directs political parties to publish reasons for selecting candidates with criminal record: In its major judgement to cleanse politics of criminalisation, the Supreme Court has directed all political parties to upload on their website details of pending criminal cases against candidates contesting polls.
Ahead of POTUS’ India visit, Melania Trump tweets she is “excited for the trip”: US First Lady Melania Trump has said that she is excited for her trip to India along President Donald Trump later this month.
President Kovind presents President’s Colour to INS Shivaji: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday presented ‘President’s Colour’ to the INS Shivaji at a ceremony in Lonavala.
UP: 12 killed, 8 hurt in road accident at Firozabad: In a tragic incident, at least 12 people were killed and around eight seriously injured in an accident in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.
Arvind Kejriwal to take oath as Delhi CM on February 16: Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal, who spearheaded the party’s landslide victory in the Delhi Assembly polls, will take oath as the Chief Minister for the third consecutive time on February 16 at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi.
Portugese President to pay first visit to India: President of Portugal Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, will be paying a state visit to India.
Italy: Senate votes for far-right leader Matteo Salvini’s trial: In Italy, Senate has voted to allow prosecutors to put far-right leader Matteo Salvini on trial over charges of holding migrants at sea.
President Trump warns Senate of resolution against Iran war: U.S. President Donald Trump warned the Senate against adopting a resolution that would curb his ability to wage war against Iran.
Mobile World Congress cancelled due to fear of coronavirus: The Mobile World Congress, the annual telecoms industry gathering that draws more than one lakh visitors to Barcelona, was cancelled on Wednesday after a mass exodus by exhibitors due to fears over the coronavirus outbreak.
Syria, Rio de Janeiro gear up to prevent coronavirus: The Syrian government deployed nurses and medical staff to border crossings and airports on Wednesday to check incoming travellers for coronavirus.
Coronoavirus: China struggles as 242 more deaths are reported: The number of fatalities and new cases from China’s coronavirus outbreak soared, with 242 more deaths and nearly 15,000 extra patients in hard-hit Hubei province as authorities changed their threshold for diagnosis.
FASTags to be available for free between Feb. 15-29: To further enhance electronic toll collection, the National Highways Authority of India has decided to waive FASTag fee of 100 rupees till February 29.
England lose to South Africa in first T20I match: England threw away the opportunity to defeat South Africa in the first Twenty20 international, losing a dramatic contest by one run in East London.
Google shares incredible Earth images from space!: Google has shared bird’s-eye-view images of some of Earth’s most stunning landscapes from space for years now.
New planet, about 330 light-years away, discovered: Scientists have discovered the nearest-known ‘baby giant planet’ called 2MASS 1155-7919 b.
World Radio Day calls for diversity across airwaves: Today is World Radio Day. On this day, UNESCO has called on radio stations to uphold the diversity, both in a newsroom and on the airwaves.