Monday, Feb 17, 2020 | Last Update : 01:30 PM IST


w Unhappy with some lawyers trying to resist court taking  cognisance, the bench asked, “Can a 4-month-old child be taking part in such protests”

Shaheen Bagh child death: SC takes suo motu cognisance

The Solicitor General Tushar Mehta questioned the justification for taking a four-month old child to the venue of protests.

Jamia Police baton charge protestors to push them back during their march against the amended Citizenship Act, NRC and NPR, near Jamia Nagar in New Delhi on Monday.  (Photo: PTI)

Jamia Millia students beaten for rally

In Jamia, the trouble began in the afternoon when the police refused permission for the march and it escalated as the day progressed.

AAP workers during an election campaign at Model Town in New Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Decide whether I am your son or a terrorist: Kejriwal

The AAP leader’s remarks came in response to Verma allegedly calling him a “terrorist” at a recent election rally in Madhipur.

Manoj Tiwari

Change of guard in Delhi BJP likely

Notably, Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari completed his three-year term in November last year.

Muslim women sit in a protest against CAA/NRC at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi on Tuesday. 	(Photo: Bunny Smith)

Shaheen Bagh: Silent roar of the lambs

Two women in the security-check tent also had black bands covering their mouths.


Rohit being conferred the award by Lodha. (Photo: Asian Age)

BJP honours Uber driver for ‘exemplary citizenship’

The Mumbai BJP chief conferred “Alert Citizenship Award” on cab driver Rohit Gaur at the Santacruz police station.

Nine people, including a minor boy, sustained burn injuries in a fire which broke out after a cooking gas cylinder exploded at a ‘chawl’ in suburban Kandivali, officials said on Thursday.

Cylinder blast in chawl in Kandivali injures nine

All of them were rushedto the Shatabdi Hospital located nearby, police said.

Meanwhile three patients suspected of testing positive for the virus were discharged from Kasturba Hospital in Mumbai.

Centre team set to review coronavirus preparedness

There has been no confirmed case of coronavirus reported in the state so far.

Deepak Kochhar

Bombay HC grants Kochhar liberty to appeal against IT order

The IT opposed the said contention and argued that ample opportunity had been given to the petitioner.


West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee leads a rally in protest against CAA and NRC in North 24 Pargana district on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Will boycott meet called by Sonia: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister decries violence unleashed by Congress and Left, on floor of House.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meet in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

Mamata Banerjee urges PM Modi to rethink CAA and NRC

Congress, Left supporters stage massive protests.

BJP MP of Barrackpore Arjun Singh (Photo: ANI)

BJP MP suffers head injuries, claims police attacked him

The Barrackpore police commissioner led a large contingent of force to bring the situation under control.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

Cracker blast in West Bengal: Gov slams Mamata rule

Echoing him BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha suspected the presence of either RDX or a more powerful explosive.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

West Bengal governor heaps praise on Mamata Banerjee

In the morning, the governor also uploaded the CM’s letter to him on Twitter.

In Other Cities

The National Green Tribunal has struck down environmental clearance to a major luxury project near the Kaikondrahalli lake in Bengaluru. (Google Maps).

NGT quashes clearance for Godrej Properties project near Bengaluru lake

Bengaluru resident challenges luxurious residential complex near Kaikondrahalli lake

The plea also sought revocation of the appointment of Hyderabad-based sharp shooter Shafaqaut Ali Khan for the job, contending that he lacked the experience of tranquillising wild animals.

Clear stand on killing tigress: Bombay HC

The Nagpur bench of the high court on Tuesday issued notice to the forest department seeking its stand by October 19.

With stocks of onion continuing to remain low, their prices have skyrocketed in Nashik.

Excess rainfall hits onion supplies in Nashik APMCs

Unhal (Rabi crop) and red onions (early Kharif crop) are two varieties.

Residents of an upmarket area in Pimpri Chinchwad, near Pune, woke up on Friday to see several posters, carrying the line '(name of the girl), I am sorry'  in bold print with a heart symbol beside it in red, dotting the area especially prominent traffic intersections. (Photo: Twitter | man_with_class)

25-yr-old man puts ‘I’m sorry’ banners across Pune to apologise to his girlfriend

25-year-old man wanted to apologise and make up with his girlfriend after a quarrel and, therefore, came up with this 'creative' idea.