Friday, Nov 22, 2019 | Last Update : 06:13 AM IST


BJP MP Vijay Goel arrives at the Parliament House on a bicycle on Thursday. (Photo: PRITAM BANDYOPADHYAY)

Farmers alone can’t be blamed for air pollution: Prakash Javadekar

They called upon the government to provide incentives to farmers so that they dispose of stubble in a more scientific manner.

Several students from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi University and Jamia Millia Islamia, under the banner of Akhil Bharatiya Vidharthi Parsihad (ABVP), who were protesting against JNU hostel fee hike, were stopped by the police at Parliament Street. (Photo: PTI)

JNU, Jamia and DU students clash with cops, 160 detained

The ABVP is demanding scrapping of the high-power committee set up by the HRD ministry following the agitation by JNU students.

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan

Ram Vilas Paswan tabled false report in Parliament: DJB

The DJB vice-chairman said an independent agency has again collected samples from these 11 places.

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal

BJP Yuva Morcha holds protest against AAP

Delhi BJP Yuva Morcha president Sunil Yadav also joined the protest with senior party leaders.

While introducing new betterment and professional taxes, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Tuesday increased property tax by three per cent in a few categories of colonies.

EDMC proposes professional tax, hikes property tax by 3 per cent

Education cess of 5 per cent of property tax also proposed. “Garbage collection charges will be levied as per SWM Act,” Dr Kaur said.


The sugarcane crushing season for 2019-20 would begin from November 22, governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari said on Tuesday after holding a meeting with the sugar commissioner and MSC Bank administrator at Raj Bhavan.

Sugarcane crushing season begins November 22

Sources said that the sugar commissioner’s office had, however, proposed that the crushing season start from November 25.

A 10-year-old identified as Pratibha Shindgare lost her life Tuesday after a paver block fell on her head from an under-construction building at Panchsheel Nagar in Chembur Monday morning. (Photo: ANI)

10-year-old girl loses life to paver block

At KEM Hospital, she stopped responding to treatment. Subsequently, the doctors declared her dead due to severe brain injury.

Vehicles seized by the police.

Sand mafia tries to run over police chief

The incident took place around 9.30 pm at Khardi Reti Bunder in the jurisdiction of Virar police station.

Sopan Maharaj Namdas

Sant Namdev’s 17th descendant killed in mishap

Atul was a student and an orphan, according to Rambhau Randhave, a prominent figure in the warkari community.


Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

‘Centre’s wrong policies lead to worsening situation in Valley’

The government of India wants to prove to the world that Kashmir is peaceful.

Family members of labourers, who were shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam, mourn as bodies of those killed arrive at their village in Murshidabad district on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Won’t send our men to Kashmir now: Villagers

Murshidabad is 200 km from Kolkata near Bangladesh border.

Trinamul Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee

Won’t allow NRC in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Despite BJP’s promise, 14 lakh Hindus in Assam were dropped out, says Mamata Banerjee.

Senior BJP leader Mukul Roy

Mukul Roy booked for taking bribe, moves Calcutta HC for anticipatory bail

Sources claimed that he played a crucial role behind the recent induction of a group of Tollywood actors into the BJP.

Mamata Banerjee

Opposition tears into Mamata for supporting Kumar

The Trinamul has maintained silence however.

In Other Cities

SSS activists pour milk at the memorial of Maharashtra’s first chief minister late Y.B. Chavan in Karad, Maharashtra on Monday. (Photo: PTI)

Milk rate agitations intensify

Activists also emptied milk tankers in Solapur, Kolhapur, Nashik, Hadapsar, Buldhana, Amhednagar among many.

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Two minors raped in Pune, accused held

In another case, a 23-year-old man has been arrested for raping six-year-old girl by luring her with chocolates.

Former NCP leader and Sharad Pawar’s relative Rana Jagjitsingh Patil joined the BJP in the presence of Union home minister Amit Shah and chief minister Devendra Fadnavis in Solapur on Sunday. (Photo: Shripad Naik)

Amit Shah: Rahul, Pawar must clarify stance on Article 370

The Indian Parliament had on August 5 abrogated Article 370, which gave Jammu and Kashmir special status, and 35(A) of the Constitution.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

PM Modi to address women SHG members in Pandharkawda

This will be the first-ever visit by a Prime Minister to the town.