October 28, 2021 01:18 (IST)
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Oman approves India's Covaxin for travel without need for quarantine | Bengal: BJP ward co-ordinator from Kolkata dies in road mishap in East Medinipur | Sameer Wankhede to head Aryan Khan case unless 'substantial evidence found against him' | Amarinder Singh to meet Amit Shah tomorrow to discuss farm laws | India successfully test fires Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile Agni-5

Bengal: BJP ward co-ordinator from Kolkata dies in road mishap in East Medinipur

Kolkata/IBNS: Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) councillor from Kolkata and the present co-ordinator of Ward 86 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC)'s Board of Administrators, Tishta Biswas, was killed in a road accident near Tamluk in East Medinipur district of West Bengal on Wednesday evening, reports said.

Sameer Wankhede to head Aryan Khan case unless 'substantial evidence found against him'

New Delhi/IBNS: Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) zonal officer Sameer Wankhede was questioned on Wednesday in connection with the bribery allegations against him, which is being probed internally by the anti-drugs agency.

Amarinder Singh to meet Amit Shah tomorrow to discuss farm laws

New Delhi/IBNS: Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has said he will meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday over the three contentious farm laws which have stirred prolonged protest against the Centre.

India successfully test fires Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile Agni-5

New Delhi: A successful launch of the Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile, Agni-5, was carried out on Wednesday, the Indian government said.

No bail for Aryan Khan yet, hearing to continue tomorrow

Mumbai/IBNS: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan, arrested over a drugs-on-cruise case, will have to spend yet another night in the jail as his bail hearing at the Bombay High Court will continue on Thursday.

Denying the Indo-Pacific is tantamount to denying globalization: S Jaishankar

New Delhi/UNI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday said there is a fusion of theatres in the Indo-Pacific region that were unnaturally separated earlier, and the “politics of the day apparently creates some reluctance in admitting to that”.

Jammu and Kashmir: Arms, ammo recovered in Bhata Dhurian forests of Poonch district

Jammu: Indian Security Forces on Tuesday recovered arms and ammunition from the site of ongoing encounter in Nar Forests of Bhata Dhurian in Mendhar belt of Poonch district.

V. Muraleedharan to visit Gambia, Senegal

Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs V. Muraleedharan will be paying an official visit to the Republic of The Gambia and to the Republic of Senegal from Nov 1-5 2021, Ministry of External Affairs said on Wednesday.

Jammu and Kashmir: Amit Shah spends night in CRPF camp in Pulwama

New Delhi/Pulwama: Union Home Minister Amit Shah recently spent a night at the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the Lethpora area of the Jammu and Kashmir where he also had his dinner with the security personnel.

Pegasus: Rahul Gandhi says the move was politically motivated

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday welcomed the verdict given by the Supreme Court over Pegasus row and said it  is an attempt to crush Indian democracy.

West Bengal: BJP MLA Krishna Kalyani rejoins TMC

Kolkata/IBNS: In another post-election setback for the saffron brigade, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from West Bengal’s Raiganj, Krishna Kalyani, rejoined the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) here Wednesday.

Delhi to reopen schools, educational institutions from Nov 1

New Delhi/IBNS: All schools and educational institutions, which were shut owing to COVID-19 pandemic, in Delhi will be reopened for all classes from Nov 1.

Before 2014, there was apprehension about multi-party system: Amit Shah

New Delhi/UNI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah Wednesday said before 2014, the concept of Ram-Rajya in the country had collapsed and there was an apprehension in the minds of people about the multi-party democratic parliamentary system.

After cruise drug case, NCB officer Sameer Wankhede now entangled in marital trouble

Mumbai/UNI: Trouble was mounting for Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede as Kazi, religious guru who had solemnised his first marriage to a Muslim girl has asserted that at the time of ‘Nikah’ Sameer Wankhede, his father Dawood alias Ganeshwar Wankhede and girl Dr Sabana Qureishi were Muslims.

NIA arrests 2 for hurling bombs at premises of West Bengal MLA

New Delhi/UNI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested two men in connection with hurling bombs at premises of a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) in West Bengal, the agency said.