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India

Human Chain Formed In Uttarakhand To Demand Widening Of Road

A resident said that he is part of an indefinite fast until this demand is fulfilled.Dehradun: Residents of 70 Gram Panchayats of Karnaprayag, Chamoli formed a 19-km long human chain on Sunday demanding the widening of 19 km long road that connects Sidhpeeth Kurud to Nandprayag Ghat.A resident said that he is part of an indefinite fast until this demand is fulfilled by the government."Four of us are on an indefinite fast until our demands are met," he said.(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.) Source link
Sports

ISL: Odisha FC, Chennaiyin FC Play Out Goalless Draw | Football News

In what was a cagey affair with both teams missing accuracy, Odisha FC and Chennaiyin FC played out a goalless draw in the Indian Super League (ISL) season 7 at the GMC Stadium on Sunday. The game, which essentially served as the first leg of a double-header as both teams will meet again on Wednesday, saw both teams failing to convert clear-cut chances. Odisha had only three shots on target while Chennaiyin managed just two (of the twelve shots they took) exemplified how much both sides cancelled out each other. Chennaiyin, the better side in terms of possession, though had a couple of chances to get a winner but their forwards were unable to net the...
India

1 Shot Dead, 5 Injured In Firing Over Verbal Duel On Speeding In UP

A man was shot dead, while five others were injured following a dispute over speeding. (Representational)Amethi (UP): A man was shot dead, while five others were injured in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi on Sunday following a dispute over speeding."There was a dispute over speeding of a vehicle in Musafirkhana police station area of the district. The matter escalated, and firing took place. Surendra Pandey (40) was shot dead. Five injured persons are undergoing treatment at the community health centre," police official Dinesh Singh said.The official also informed that four people involved in the incident were arrested, and the body has been sent for a post-mortem. Source link
India

Hindu Mahasabha Opens Study Centre On Nathuram Godse In Madhya Pradesh

Hindu Mahasabha opened a "gyanshala" or a study centre on Nathuram Godse.Gwalior: The Hindu Mahasabha on Sunday opened a "gyanshala" or a study centre on Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, at its office in Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh to "educate" youngsters on the Partition of India and to spread awareness about historical personalities like Maharana Pratap, a functionary said."The Nathuram Godse "gyanshala" will inform the young generation about various aspects of the Partition of India and will disseminate information on national leaders like Guru Gobind Singh, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and Maharana Pratap," Hindu Mahasabha national vice president Jaiveer Bhardwaj told reporters on the occasion.He alleged that the Congress was behind the Partition of India in 1947. Sou...
India

Watch: Crowd Pulls Truck Out Of Gorge In Nagaland

Scores of men in a village in Nagaland showed unity, determination and teamwork to pull a full-size truck out of a deep gorge.A viral video shows the men pulling several ropes attached to the vehicle, dragging it out bit-by-bit.According to reports, the truck, which was carrying ginger, met with an accident somewhere in Nagaland. The crew escaped with minor injuries but the truck had been stuck in the gorge  Since no machinery was available, locals took upon themselves to pull it out.The video shows bamboo trees are being used to facilitate the pulling out of the truck.Mmhonlumo Kikon, a BJP spokesperson, tweeted the video.In a village in Nagaland (not yet identified) the entire community pulls up a truck which fell off the road with ropes & the spirit of unity!More information awai...
India

Robbers Fire Shots, Loot Jewellery Shop In Maharashtra’s Thane: Police

Two hundred and fifty grams of jewellery, worth Rs 12.77 lakh, has been looted, police said.Thane: Three people were injured on Sunday afternoon after a group of four robbers opened fire and attacked them with choppers while looting a jewellery shop in Thane district, police said.The incident took place at 1:40 pm and 250 grams of jewellery, worth Rs 12.77 lakh, has been looted, police official Prashant Mohite said."The four men, who came on two motorcycles, engaged the jewellery shop staff in banter at first and then pointed a revolver at him. While they were escaping with the loot, the owner of the shop and one more person walked in. The three unsuccessfully tried to stop the quartet from escaping," he said."The accused then fired seven rounds, injuring one person, identified as Laxma...
World

अमेरिका पर खतरा: बाइडेन के शपथ ग्रहण से पहले हिंसा की साजिश, 6 जनवरी को ट्रक से 11 बम जब्त किए गए थे

Hindi NewsInternationalConspiracy Of Violence Before Biden's Swearing, 11 Bombs Were Seized From A Truck On 6 JanuaryAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपवॉशिंगटन21 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकअमेरिकी संसद में गुरुवार को ट्रम्प समर्थक दंगाइयों ने काफी हिंसा की थी। संसद के अंदर और बाहर एक महिला और एक पुलिस अफसर समेत पांच लोगों की मौत हो गई थी। (फाइल)अमेरिका में प्रेसिडेंट इलेक्ट जो बाइडेन के 20 जनवरी को होने वाले शपथ ग्रहण समारोह से पहले हिंसा हो सकती है। गुरुवार को संसद में राष्ट्रपति ट्रम्प के समर्थकों ने घुसकर तोड़फोड़ की थी। इस दौरान संसद के अंदर और बाहर हुई हिंसा में एक पुलिस अफसर समेत पांच लोगों की मौत हो गई थी। अब इस मामले में नया खुलासा हुआ है। CNN की एक रिपोर्ट के मुताबिक, गुरुवार को संसद भवन यानी कैपिटल हिल से कुछ दूरी (दो ब्लॉक छोड़कर) एक ट्रक खड़ा था। इसक...
Sports

AUS vs IND, 3rd Test: Sachin Tendulkar Reacts After Indian Players Allege Racial Abuse From SCG Crowd | Cricket News

Indian players alleged racial abuse from the crowd at the SCG on Sunday.© Twitter Former India batting great Sachin Tendulkar took to Twitter to react to the alleged incidents of racism by some spectators against Indian players in the ongoing third Test between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Indian pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj were subjected to racial abuse on Saturday and Team ...
India

दक्षिण में नेता VS अभिनेता: मणिशंकर अय्यर बोले- रजनीकांत और कमल हासन फिल्मों में पॉपुलर, लेकिन उनका राजनीतिक दर्जा औसत

Hindi NewsNationalMani Shankar Iyer Said Rajinikanth And Kamal Haasan Were Very Popular In Films, But Political Status Is AverageAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपनई दिल्ली19 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकदक्षिण के सुपर स्टार रजनीकांत (70) ने खराब सेहत की वजह से 29 दिसंबर को चुनावी राजनीति में नहीं आने का ऐलान किया था। वहीं, कमल हासन राजनीति में सक्रिय हैं।कांग्रेस के वरिष्ठ नेता मणिशंकर अय्यर ने रजनीकांत और कमल हासन को औसत दर्जे का राजनेता करार दिया है। उन्होंने कहा कि दोनों फिल्मों में तो बहुत पॉपुलर रहे हैं, लेकिन जब राजनीति की बात आती है तो ये लोगों को अपनी तरफ नहीं खींच पाए। अय्यर कांग्रेस के उन तीन अहम पैनल्स में शामिल हैं, जिनका गठन कांग्रेस ने तमिलनाडु में विधानसभा चुनाव से पहले किया है।अय्यर ने न्यूज एजेंसी से बातचीत में कहा कि रजनीकांत ने राजनीति में नहीं...
World

New Covid Variant Found In Travellers From Brazil: Japan Government

Pedestrians wearing protective masks, amid the Covid outbreak in Tokyo, Japan. (Reuters)Tokyo: A new coronavirus variant has been detected in four travellers from Brazil's Amazonas state, Japan's Health Ministry said on Sunday, in the latest instance the pandemic virus is evolving.A ministry official said studies were underway into the efficacy of vaccines against the new variant, which differs from highly-infectious variants first found in Britain and South Africa that have driven a surge in cases."At the moment, there is no proof showing the new variant found in those from Brazil is high in infectiousness," Takaji Wakita, head of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, told a health ministry briefing.Of the four travellers who arrived at Tokyo's Haneda airport on Jan. 2, a man ...