BREAKING: SC sets aside Punjab & Haryana HC to keep law on providing 75% reservation in private jobs for locals
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February 17, 2022 11:35 AM IST
SC Overturns HC Order to Keep Haryana Law on 75% Quota in Private Jobs
The Supreme Court on Thursday overturned the Punjab and Haryana Supreme Court’s order to cut Haryana’s 75 percent quota for locals into private jobs, ANI news agency reported.
February 17, 2022 11:26 AM IST
Four people arrested for shooting at a vehicle in Lajpat Nagar. in Delhi
Police arrested four people on Wednesday who allegedly shot at a vehicle in the Lajpat Nagar area of the national capital.
February 17, 2022 10:35 AM IST
India lifts limit on number of flights to/from Ukraine under bubble agreement
The Ministry of Aviation has lifted the restrictions on the number of flights and seats between India and Ukraine in the bubble agreement. “Indian airlines have been informed to assemble the flights due to increased demand. MoCA is facilitating in coordination with MEA,” said a ministry official. This comes amid the looming threat of a Russian invasion of Ukraine. read more
February 17, 2022 10:26 AM IST
DU starts offline lessons after almost two years
Delhi University has started offline classes for all undergraduate and postgraduate courses from today. “It’s about the atmosphere you get at university, which you can’t experience at home. I’m coming for the first time,” news agency ANI quoted a second-year student as saying.
February 17, 2022 08:59 AM IST
India reports 30,757 new Covid cases, 541 deaths in last 24 hours
India has reported 30,757 new cases of the coronavirus infection and 541 related deaths in the past 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health’s bulletin revealed on Thursday at 8am. read more
February 17, 2022 07:28 AM IST
Death toll in Kushinagar incident rises to 13
The death toll in the accident in Kushinagar has risen to 13. The incident took place on Wednesday during a wedding program in which some people sitting on a slab fell after it broke from the heavy load.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his condolences to the families of the victims.
“The accident in Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh is heartbreaking. I extend my deepest condolences to the families of those who lost their lives. I wish the injured a speedy recovery. The local government is involved in every possible aid,” he said.
February 17, 2022 07:07 IST
‘Tukde tukde’: Himanta’s swipe at Priyanka over Channi’s ‘bhaiyas’ comment
Assam Prime Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who recently came under fire for questioning Rahul Gandhi’s parentage, has now attacked Priyanka Gandhi for complicity in the Prime Minister of Punjab’s ‘bhaiyas from UP, Bihar’ comment , Charanjit Singh Channi, whose video went viral on Wednesday. the BJP leaders. read more
February 17, 2022 06:27 AM IST
DU welcomes students for offline lessons after almost 2 years
Delhi University is all set to reopen for offline classes on Thursday after being closed for nearly two years due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. read more
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