Articles by Manjiri Chitre
Earthquake in Delhi-NCR, north India: Dos and don'ts to keep yourself safe
Strong earthquake tremors were felt in the national capital and adjoining areas - Noida, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir after a 6.6 quake struck northern Afghanistan on Tuesday evening.
Published on Mar 22, 2023 01:21 AM IST
'Because Adani?': 3 things Rahul Gandhi said in reply to Delhi Police
Rahul Gandhi on Sunday submitted a four-page preliminary reply to the Delhi police, stating that he will give a “detailed response in the next 8-10 days”.
Updated on Mar 19, 2023 10:58 PM IST
Amritpal Singh's close aides sent to Assam jail - What CM Himanta Sarma said
The four suspects were first taken to Assam's Jorhat city and then to Dibrugarh in a special aircraft.
Published on Mar 19, 2023 04:13 PM IST
What is ICC, which issued arrest warrant against Putin for Ukraine war crimes?
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday issued an arrest against Russian President Vladimir Putin for the alleged war crimes in Ukraine.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 10:57 PM IST
Nagaland minister's hilarious tweet on World Sleep Day: ‘Let’s take a moment…'
The post has garnered over 3,500 likes and over 150 retweets, with several users commenting on it.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 05:23 PM IST
Father of sexual harassment victim condemns Haryana min's presence in assembly
The minister - who holds the charge of the printing and stationery department - had skipped the first phase of the budget in wake of the investigations into the sexual harassment case.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 04:28 PM IST
Ladoos thrown in Bihar assembly as RJD, BJP fight after Lalu Yadav bail | VIDEO
The BJP MLAs were protesting against the state government when the RJD MLAs started distributing sweets.
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 01:49 PM IST
H3N2 virus: ‘No need to panic’, says Maha health minister after spike in cases
Sawant informed that the state has reported 352 cases of the virus so far, and the patients are undergoing treatment.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 01:00 PM IST
Land-for-job case: Delhi court grants bail to Lalu, Rabri Devi, other accused
Delhi court on Wednesday granted bai to Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rabri Devi, along with 14 others in connection with land-for-job scam case.
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 11:39 AM IST
‘Complete Chirag Delhi flyover within 30 days’: Atishi directs officials
PWD minister Atishi on Tuesday directed officials to complete the maintenance work of the Chirag Delhi flyover within a month - instead of 50 days.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 08:38 AM IST
MP: 8-year-old boy, who was rescued from 60-ft borewell after 24 hours, dies
Efforts are ongoing to rescue an eight-year-old boy who fell into a 60-feet-deep borewell in Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha district on Tuesday.
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 02:04 PM IST
'Not right…': Hema Malini criticises Rahul Gandhi for his UK speech
Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha were adjourned - for a second straight day - till Wednesday after the Congress and BJP clashed over demands Rahul Gandhi apologise for his UK comments.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 05:10 PM IST
Another ‘peeing’ incident: Drunk TTE urinates on woman in train, detained by GRP
The incident took place on Sunday at midnight in the A1 coach of the Express which was moving towards Kolkata to Amritsar.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 01:58 PM IST
‘Centre must apologise’: Cong MP slams govt for demanding Rahul Gandhi's apology
Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday hit out at the Centre as the BJP increased pressure in Parliament on Rahul Gandhi to apologise for allegedly insulting Indian Parliament and democracy during his speech in London.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 01:21 PM IST
Bhopal gas tragedy case: SC dismisses govt's plea seeking compensation| 5 points
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the Centre's curative petition demanding an additional compensation from UCC for the victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.
Published on Mar 14, 2023 12:31 PM IST
As 'Elephant Whisperers' wins Oscar, tourists visit Tamil Nadu to see ‘Raghu'
A day after the Indian documentary film 'The Elephant Whisperers' won an Oscar in the 'best documentary short film' category, a large number of tourists thronged Mudumalai Theppakadu elephant camp to witness the baby elephant ‘Raghu’ from the documentary.
Published on Mar 14, 2023 10:00 AM IST
AIADMK stages protest over FIR against EPS for ‘assaulting’ man at airport
Former AIADMK ministers staged a protest over the case filed against party's interim general secretary Edappadi Palaniswami for allegedly assaulting a man at Madurai airport.
Published on Mar 14, 2023 08:27 AM IST
Delhi BJP demands Kejriwal's resignation over liquor scam, stages sit-in protest
Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Monday staged a silent sit-in protest at Rajghat, demanding chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's resignation over the liquor scam case.
Updated on Mar 13, 2023 02:38 PM IST
'Proud' PM Modi reacts as ‘Naatu Naatu’ and ‘Elephant Whisperers’ win Oscars
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated the 'RRR' team after its track ‘Naatu Naatu’ became the first Indian film song to win an Oscar.
Published on Mar 13, 2023 11:07 AM IST
‘Misguiding people’: Rajasthan CM slams BJP over Pulwama martyrs' widows protest
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the protest by Pulwama martyrs' widows, alleging that the saffron party is “misguiding people” and “maligning the image of Rajasthan”.
Published on Mar 13, 2023 07:54 AM IST
H3N2 virus kills 2 in India, say reports. What to know about symptoms, treatment
India has reportedly recorded two deaths due to the H3N2 influenza virus in Haryana and Karnataka.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 02:17 PM IST
Savitribai Phule death anniversary: 10 facts about India's first woman teacher
Savitribai Phule - an Indian social reformer, educationalist, and poet from Maharashtra - passed away on March 10, 1897, battling the bubonic plague.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 09:52 AM IST
‘Assurances given by traitors’: Aaditya Thackeray slams CM Shinde on Maha budget
Former Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray on Thursday took a dig at chief minister Eknath Shinde over the assurances given in the Maharashtra budget 2023-24.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 08:40 AM IST
Satish Kaushik died under mysterious circumstances? What Delhi Police said
The veteran actor died on Thursday morning following a heart attack at the age of 66.
Published on Mar 09, 2023 01:15 PM IST
‘Governors only have mouths, not ears': TN CM on row over anti-gambling bill
Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin on Thursday hit out at the Governors of states saying that “so far, they only have mouths, there seem to be no ears”.
Published on Mar 09, 2023 12:32 PM IST
Evacuated building collapses in Delhi's Bhajanpura, no casualties reported
A building collapsed in the national capital's Bhajanpura area on Wednesday afternoon. According to the police, the fire department has reached the spot, and rescue operations are underway.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 06:56 PM IST
Congress MLA slams BJP over Virupakshappa's anticipatory bail: ‘Corrupt…’
Congress MLA Ramalinga Reddy on Wednesday hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka after the high court granted interim anticipatory bail to Channagiri MLA Madal Virupakshappa.
Published on Mar 08, 2023 03:57 PM IST
BJP workers celebrate after Channagiri MLA gets interim anticipatory bail| VIDEO
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Tuesday celebrated Karnataka high court's decision to grant interim anticipatory bail to Channagiri MLA Madal Virupakshappa.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 06:02 PM IST
President accepts Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain's resignation
President Droupadi Murmu on Tuesday accepted the resignations of former Delhi ministers Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 05:19 PM IST
‘Hybrid’ Solar Eclipse 2023: When is it, where will it be visible? Check details
This year's first solar eclipse will occur on April 20 from 7:04 am till 12:29 pm IST - called as the ‘Ningaloo solar eclipse’ or ‘hybrid solar eclipse’.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 04:00 PM IST