35 YouTube, 2 Twitter accounts blocked for anti-India canards

35 YouTube, 2 Twitter accounts blocked for anti-India canards

Saturday, 22 January 2022 | PNS | New Delhi

Acting on intelligence inputs, the Government has blocked 35 YouTube channels, two Twitter accounts, two Instagram accounts, two websites, and a Facebook account for spreading anti-India propaganda and spreading fake news in a “coordinated manner” on the Internet from Pakistan. Talking to the media, Apurva Chandra, secretary  Union Information and Broadcasting...

Pick your AAP’s CM face for Punjab by call, text: Kejriwal

Pick your AAP’s CM face for Punjab by call, text: Kejriwal

Friday, 14 January 2022 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday sought suggestions from the public to decide the Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) chief ministerial candidate for the Punjab Assembly polls. Addressing the media, Kejriwal said people can call, SMS, or WhatsApp their choice of the chief ministerial candidate on the number 7074870748 till January...

No cut in LAC deployment till disengagement: Naravane

No cut in LAC deployment till disengagement: Naravane

Thursday, 13 January 2022 | PNS | New Delhi

India will not reduce the strength of its troops deployed at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh till disengagement from stand-off sites are completed and China is “amenable” to de-inducting its force, Army Chief General MM Naravane said here on Wednesday.  Making this assertion as the 14th round of...

Desi supersonic cruise missile successfully test-fired

Desi supersonic cruise missile successfully test-fired

Wednesday, 12 January 2022 | PNS | New Delhi

In a step towards maintaining operational readiness, India on Tuesday successfully test-fired the indigenously designed and manufactured Brahmos supersonic cruise missile.  It was a validation test of the naval variant of the missile jointly manufactured by Russia and India. The missile was fired from a stealth guided-missile destroyer, officials said here. ...

SC to hear plea seeking action against Haridwar hate speeches

SC to hear plea seeking action against Haridwar hate speeches

Tuesday, 11 January 2022 | PNS | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a PIL seeking action against those who made hate speeches during the recent “Dharam Sansad” held at Haridwar in Uttarakhand. A bench headed by Chief Justice NV Ramana took note of the submissions of senior advocate Kapil Sibal that no action has...

Party workers question Rahul's absence after declaration of Assembly polls dates

Party workers question Rahul's absence after declaration of Assembly polls dates

Monday, 10 January 2022 | Deepak Kumar Jha | New Delhi

There is a huge resentment in the Congress' workers and leaders over the absence of former party chief Rahul Gandhi's fortnight-long foreign vacation when he is needed in the country to oversee the preparation for the forthcoming Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Goa. The Election Commission has...

Third wave to peak by Feb 15: IIT-M

Third wave to peak by Feb 15: IIT-M

Sunday, 09 January 2022 | PNS | New Delhi

On Sat, Delhi records 20,181 cases, 19% +vity; India 1.41 lakh, 3,071 Omicron cases  The march of Covid-19 infection slightly slowed down in Mumbai and Delhi during the last 24 hours on Saturday, but overall the situation seems as alarming as ever.  On Saturday 1,41,986 daily infections were reported, taking the country’s...

EC proceeds with UP polls plan, provides 150 CAPF companies

EC proceeds with UP polls plan, provides 150 CAPF companies

Saturday, 08 January 2022 | Preetam Srivastava | Lucknow

To ensure free and fair elections in Uttar Pradesh, Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday provided 150 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) to assist the local police in maintaining law and order. Prashant Kumar, ADG law and order, said the above force was sanctioned by the Central Government...

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