• Delhi HC rejects Sharjeel Imam’s plea against extending time to file charges 10 Jul 2020 14:51 The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea by former JNU student Sharjeel Imam, arrested in a case related to alleged inflammatory speeches during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) protests, challenging a …
  • HC dismisses Sharjeel plea, says lockdown disrupted pace of probe 10 Jul 2020 12:34 New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court while dismissing the petition filed by former JNU scholar Sharjeel Imam challenging the trial court order granting more time to the police to conclude the probe in a case against him, observed that the …
  • Delhi riots: No relief to Sharjeel Imam from HC 10 Jul 2020 11:46 Sharjeel Imam (Reuters photo) NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court granted no relief to former JNU student Sharjeel Imam as it dismissed his petition challenging the trial court's order granting more time to complete the probe against him and also seeking …
  • AMU student leader held for clash with cops last December 10 Jul 2020 07:39 Sharjeel Usmani was picked up from Azamgarh. Photo source: Sharjeel Usmani/ Facebook. Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) student leader Sharjeel Usmani was arrested on Wednesday night and sent to jail for 14 days after he was produced before a local court …
  • 7 more Covid labs to become functional in state next week 10 Jul 2020 00:16 RAMPING UP TESTINGS Lucknow: With no let up in coronavirus cases, the state government has geared up to start seven new laboratories. “As many as 1,248 new cases were reported in the past 24 hours, taking the state tally to 32,784. While Covid claimed 17 …
  • AMU student leader held for clash with police last December 09 Jul 2020 23:30 Aligarh Additional SP (Crime) Arvind Chauhan said the 23-year-old was arrested for his alleged role in a clash between police and AMU students in December. (Representational) Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) student leader Sharjeel Usmani was arrested on …
  • Muhammad Shahidullah’s 135th Birth Anniversary: Shahidullah, a linguist and language activist 09 Jul 2020 23:26 By the time Muhammad Shahidullah was old enough to begin his secondary education, he already knew five languages. Besides his mother tongue of Bangla, he not only learnt Urdu, Persian and Arabic—perceived to be the languages of Muslims—but he also became …
  • Anti-CAA clashes: Ex-student leader of AMU held 09 Jul 2020 19:56 Usmani was arrested from his Azamgarh residence by UP Police’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in coordination with...Read More AGRA: A former student leader of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Sharjeel Usmani, who was charged with attempt to murder and several …
  • Rajkummar Rao says Omerta was emotionally and physically draining 09 Jul 2020 00:29 Rajkummar RaoTwitter Rajkummar Rao recalls how Hansal Mehta's movie Omerta, which was released in the cinema halls in 2017, allowed him to push his boundary as an actor. "Omar in Omerta is certainly one of the most challenging characters I have …
  • Power supply in UP to get 660 MW boost 08 Jul 2020 23:19 power points Lucknow: In another bid to augment power supply, the state cabinet approved the revised cost of over Rs 6,011 crore for setting up a 660 MW unit in the Harduaganj thermal power plant in Aligarh. The unit is expected to start production from …
  • Akhilesh slams BJP govt over poor law and order in UP 08 Jul 2020 23:19 Lucknow: Attacking the ruling BJP over what he described as a rapidly deteriorating law and order and crime scene in the state, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said the recent ghastly attacks on policemen have come as an open …
  • Rajkummar Rao-starrer 'Omerta' set for ZEE5 prem... 08 Jul 2020 17:49 MUMBAI: Director Hansal Mehta's "Omerta", featuring Rajkummar Rao, will premiere on ZEE5 on July 25, the streaming platform announced on Wednesday. The 2017 critically-acclaimed movie is based on the life of British-born Pakistani terrorist …
  • Hansal Mehta-Rajkummar Rao’s Omerta to stream on ZEE5 from July 25 08 Jul 2020 09:43 Rajkummar Rao plays Omar Saeed Sheikh in Hansal Mehta directorial Omerta. National Award-winning director Hansal Mehta’s Omerta, starring Rajkummar Rao as British-born Pakistani terrorist Omar Saeed Sheikh, will stream on ZEE5 from July 25. The film …
  • After NCR, Lucknow strains Covid fight; total cases reach 29,968 in UP 08 Jul 2020 08:40 Of the 196 cases, as many as 114 cases were reported on Monday and added to the state’s list on Tuesday, said health officials. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Creating another bleak milestone, the state on Tuesday added a record 1,346 new coronavirus …
  • Rajkummar Rao-starrer Omerta set for digital premiere on July 25 08 Jul 2020 07:52 Director Hansal Mehta's Omerta, featuring Rajkummar Rao, will premiere on ZEE5 on July 25, the streaming platform announced on Wednesday. The 2017 critically-acclaimed movie is based on the life of British-born Pakistani terrorist Omar Saeed Sheikh, …
  • Corona count jumps to over 1,300 in a day 08 Jul 2020 00:10 Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh recorded its biggest single day spike of 1,346 Covid cases on Tuesday, that pushed the state tally to 30,340. The virus claimed 18 more lives in the state in last 24 hours, taking the toll to 827. Meanwhile, 518 more patients …
  • Apurva Asrani on Sushant Singh Rajput's demise 07 Jul 2020 18:28 Sushant Singh Rajput's demise has created quite a stir in Bollywood. Debates over nepotism, insider vs outsider, camps in films industry and more have taken over media. Today, filmmaker Apurva Asrani took to his Twitter to express that he will be …
  • Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Unveils Plans to Enter Nepal and Bhutan 07 Jul 2020 16:19 Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Dwarka Wyndham Hotels & Resorts today unveiled plans to open its first hotels in Nepal and Bhutan, while also announcing the recent opening of the Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Dwarka—the first Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham hotel …
  • Man, son arrested for duping people in Aligarh 07 Jul 2020 15:01
  • Noida: History-sheeter Praveen held after gunfight 07 Jul 2020 13:50 Representative image NOIDA: A history-sheeter was held after he got injured in a gunfight with police in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida, officials said on Tuesday. The accused, allegedly involved in at least half a dozen criminal cases, was on his …
  • Wyndham Hotels & Resorts unveils Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham brand in India 07 Jul 2020 09:55 NEW DELHI: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company by the number of properties, announced the opening of Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Dwarka- its first Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham hotel in India. Wyndham, which has …
  • UP’s average of Covid test nears 27k per day, Yogi pushes for 30k 07 Jul 2020 01:30 Lucknow: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to meet the target of 30,000 Covid-19 tests per day at the earliest even as the state has registered has registered an average of 26,993 tests every day for last three days. Officials said the …
  • The search for unity in a moment of crisis 06 Jul 2020 18:49 It is often believed that a crisis brings out the best in Indians. We have witnessed people selflessly coming to the aid of the affected during natural calamities. Unfortunately, this wasn’t the case when the pandemic hit India. First, we failed in dealing …
  • Mayawati asks BSP coordinators to woo youth, pick them in party committees 06 Jul 2020 09:38 New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) national president Mayawati has tasked her party’s coordinators to reach out to young voters in Uttar Pradesh, besides ensuring their proper representation in the party’s committees at the sector, assembly and district …
  • Delhi Coronavirus Live Updates: CM Kejriwal says 9,900 beds free, no scarcity in capital 06 Jul 2020 05:30 Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Buddh Nagar on Sunday recorded 118 more positive cases of COVID-19 taking its tally to 2,765, exactly four months since the first case of the novel virus was detected in the district, official data showed. The number of active …
  • JK Cement - Ripe for re-rating - ICICI Securities 06 Jul 2020 05:16 JK Cement's (JKCE) recent capacity additions in high utilisation / better pricing markets of North / Central regions are likely to see a quick ramp-up along with better cost efficiencies. Consolidated net debt is likely to peak out at Rs24bn in …
  • Gorakhpur doctor’s letter from jail stirs controversy 06 Jul 2020 04:33 Mathura (UP), July 6 (IANS) A four-page hand-written letter by suspended Gorakhpur doctor, Kafeel Khan, has stirred up a hornet’s nest. The letter which narrates the ‘hellish’ conditions of the Mathura prison where he is presently lodged for participating …
  • MP: Bhopal receives heavy rainfall 05 Jul 2020 12:40 Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 5 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh's capital city, Bhopal, received heavy rainfall on Sunday. Besides Bhopal, Mumbai was battered with rains today morning, resulting in waterlogging in several parts of the city. According to …
  • A spate of highway robberies 05 Jul 2020 03:25 Sukhdev, a truck driver, travels frequently on the Manesar-Palwal section of the 135-km-long Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway while heading towards Central and South India. Though he considers himself lucky to have never encountered criminals on this …
  • Bollywood, where are the queers? 05 Jul 2020 02:39 New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Soon, Akshay Kumar will be seen essaying role of a transgender in “Laxmmi Bomb”. Sonam Kapoor has explored the complexities of being a lesbian in Indian society in last year’s “Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga”, while Manoj Bajpayee …
  • ‘Inside the Critics’ Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times’ review: The politics of book reviewing 04 Jul 2020 11:41 Book reviewing is among the commonest practices of literary journalism but it has been rarely explored from the sociological perspective. In her latest book Inside the Critics’ Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times, Phillipa K. Chong of McMaster …
  • Noida: Active COVID-19 cases cross 1,000-mark; tally rises to 2,569 04 Jul 2020 08:28 Image Source : PTI Active COVID-19 cases in Noida cross 1,000-mark Ninety-six more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Buddh Nagar, pushing the tally of infections to 2,569, the highest for any district in the state, …
  • Smart lockdown extended in COVID-19 hotspots in West, South and Malir districts 04 Jul 2020 03:23 After the smart lockdown in different areas of the city ended on July 2, a new smart lockdown has been imposed in District West, South and Malir. According to sources from the Commissioner Office, the East and Central deputy commissioners (DCs) have …
  • Crime and impunity 03 Jul 2020 22:33 New Delhi | Published: July 4, 2020 3:40:23 am In India, the structures that enable police brutality date back to the British Raj, when the colonial government used bullets, torture and branding as criminals to discipline the lowest strata of Indians, …
  • Virus situation improving across country except Sindh: Asad Umar 03 Jul 2020 09:32 Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar on Friday said that while the country's overall coronavirus situation was getting better, there was a significant lack of improvement in Sindh, particularly in the provincial capital …
  • Highway robber killed in encounter in Aligarh: UP Special Task Force 03 Jul 2020 09:06 By PTI NOIDA: A criminal involved in a dozen highway robberies was killed near Yamuna Expressway in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh in an encounter with the Special Task Force (STF) and the local police early on Friday, officials said. The incident took place …
  • Patient allegedly beaten to death by hospital staff in Ghaziabad for non-payment of bill 03 Jul 2020 08:01 An Aligarh resident was allegedly beaten to death by the staff of a private hospital over unpaid bill on Thursday, police said. The deceased has been identified as Sultan Khan, 44, a resident of Iglas tehsil. “The police have recovered a CCTV footage which …
  • JEE Main 2020: Top engineering colleges in India and abroad 03 Jul 2020 07:42 JEE Main 2020: Final decision on JEE Main and NEET likely today (Representational image) JEE Main 2020: As the dates for the national-level engineering entrance examination JEE Main are yet to be finalised, the delay has bought time for more preparation. …
  • Daily briefing: Centre eases home isolation rules; Nepal Parliament prorogued as Oli fights party to remain PM 03 Jul 2020 05:27 July 03, 2020: A look at the top news today. Dear Reader, Big Story  C Raja Mohahan, The Indian Express contributing Editor on Foreign Affairs, in his recent weekly column, wrote that even three decades after the collapse of the Soviet Union, India’s …
  • Patient beaten to death for not paying hospital bill 03 Jul 2020 04:52 Aligarh (UP), July 3 (IANS) A daily wage labourer was allegedly beaten to death by the hospital staff following an argument over payment of bills on Thursday. The brazen attack was caught on a CCTV camera and the police are probing the incident. The victim …
  • On cam: Man allegedly beaten to death by staff of private hospital in UP's Aligarh 03 Jul 2020 03:18 Jul 02, 2020, 11:20PM ISTSource: TNNIn a tragic incident, a 44-year-old labourer was allegedly beaten to death by a private hospital staff over a non-payment issue in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh. The incident was caught on CCTV camera. Police are probing …
  • BJP paves poll highway with missive to Centre 03 Jul 2020 00:21 Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to reach out to the Union ministry of surface transport and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to expedite construction of national highways, bypasses, over-bridges and ring roads, proposed to be …
  • 817 fresh cases in 24 hrs, 34% in Meerut division 03 Jul 2020 00:21 Lucknow: Another spike of 817 new coronavirus positive cases was reported in Uttar Pradesh as a door-to-door campaign in high burden districts of Meerut division began on Thursday. With 817 new cases, maximum in a single day, the state tally reached 25,150 …
  • Record jump in cases, Centre tells UP to ramp up testing in Noida, Ghaziabad 03 Jul 2020 00:17 An isolation coach being readied by the railways at Charbagh station in Lucknow. Railways has said that over 200 such isolation coaches will be readied in Lucknow. (Photo by Vishal Srivastav) WITH ONE of the highest single-day jumps of Covid cases – 817 – …
  • In Aligarh, man ‘beaten to death by staff’ over Rs 4,000 unpaid hospital bill 02 Jul 2020 21:37 Written by Amil Bhatnagar | Noida | Published: July 3, 2020 1:48:02 am The police have recovered CCTV footage and said it shows a scuffle with the hospital staff. An Aligarh resident was beaten to death allegedly by the staff of a private hospital on …
  • UP gets 50,000 antigen test kits for critical districts 02 Jul 2020 04:58 Lucknow, July 2 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Amit Mohan Prasad said that the kits …
  • AMU offers its Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College as Level-3 COVID hospital, Yogi government likely to agree 02 Jul 2020 03:41 NEW DELHI: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has offered its Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College as a dedicated Level-3 hospital in the fight against Covid-19 and the BJP government in the state, which has had an uneasy relationship with the institution, is …
  • Defence corridor gets boost, Aligarh node’s land sold out 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: Chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s dream project of the defence industrial corridor got a major boost after private investors purchased entire land earmarked for one of the six nodes in Aligarh to set up units to produce latest weapons and defence …
  • UP procures 50k antigentest kits for critical dists 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against novel coronavirus pandemic. Stating that the kits will be used to screen hidden coronavirus positive cases in critical districts, including the …
  • 'I'm proud of the film': Manoj Bajpayee opens up on financial struggles while making 'Bhonsle' [Exclusive] 01 Jul 2020 21:59 Versatile actor Manoj Bajpayee has carved a niche for himself in Bollywood for more than a decade. He is best known for films such as Shool, Pinjar, Aks, Road, Rajneeti, Aarakshan, Gangs Of Wasseypur - Part 1, Special 26, Satyagraha and Aligarh to name a …
  • The road to DU’s opening day 01 Jul 2020 03:29 In these pandemic-plagued times, ceremonies commemorating the beginning of the celebrations of the University of Dhaka (or DU) that were to culminate in July 1, 2021 have been scaled down drastically; the chances of alumni and well-wishers of university …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Covid deaths close to 700, fresh round of surveillance next 01 Jul 2020 03:23 According to the health department’s daily bulletin, till date, 16,084 patients have been discharged from hospitals following their recovery. (Express file photo) As the total number of deaths linked to novel coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh reached close to …
  • Has Civil Services Exam Become A Herculean Task For Kashmiris? 30 Jun 2020 20:55 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 6Shares Representational Image At a time when concern in some quarters remains that Kashmiri students aren’t breaking into the ranks of UPSC exams anymore, many aspirants who want to break the jinx are facing practical …
  • Two Indian Muslim Women Bring Glory to the Community 30 Jun 2020 05:35 In India Muslims number about 180 million and are found in good numbers in most regions. After ruling for a period of about 600 years (1200 to 1857), during which beginning from limited footholds in north India they expanded their rule and the followers of …
  • Guest school teacher till May, he now runs a cycle repair shop 30 Jun 2020 03:13 Ghaziabad: Devesh is no stranger to adversity, but this time it has been particularly galling. The 40-year-old from Aligarh had just begun to leave disappointment and failure behind when the pandemic struck. The lockdown that followed robbed Devesh of his …
  • Covid tally crosses 23k with 685 cases 30 Jun 2020 00:51 An artist paints a mural to spread awareness about Covid-19 in Noida. UP has recorded 23,078 cases and 15,506 ...Read More Lucknow: The coronavirus tally of Uttar Pradesh crossed the 23,000-mark on Monday. As many as 685 new cases took the total number of …
  • Govt to bank on migrants to resuscitate 19 ‘dying’ rivers 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: While the revival of Kalyani river in Barabanki takes shape, the state government has prepared a blueprint for roping in workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) to rejuvenate 19 more rivers gasping for …
  • Noida: 53 new Covid-19 cases, 211 discharged; recovery rate rises to 64.76 per cent 29 Jun 2020 19:16 Representative image NOIDA: Fifty-three people, including a deputy collector, tested positive for Covid-19 in UP's Gautam Buddh Nagar but 211 patients were cured and discharged from hospitals on Monday, raising the recovery rate to 64.76 per cent, …
  • Noida: COVID-19 tally reaches 2,151; death toll rises to 22 29 Jun 2020 07:15 Image Source : PTI Noida: COVID-19 tally reaches 2,151 The death toll due to COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Buddh Nagar district rose to 22 on Sunday with one more fatality, while the total number of cases reached 2,151, official data showed. The …
  • Spurt in COVID-19 cases worries Agra administration 29 Jun 2020 05:21 Agra, June 29 (IANS) A fresh spurt in COVID-19 cases has sent alarming signals, forcing the Agra district administration to opt for pool sampling in 12 containment zones. Officials said 37 teams were on the job and people in the containment zones were …
  • ‘102’ call centre staff, PAC jawan among 23 new Covid patients 28 Jun 2020 23:57 Lucknow: A woman employed at the statewide 102 ambulance call centre, a PAC jawan of the 32nd battalion and two infants were among 23 people testing positive for novel coronavirus infection on Sunday. With this, the number of cases since Covid-19 outbreak …
  • Fighting Covid, battle-ready for 2022 with funds for roads 28 Jun 2020 23:57 Lucknow: While battling the pandemic from the frontline, the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has not lost sight of its electoral war in 2022, when assembly polls are scheduled. And the government decided to plough in funds to develop roads in the …
  • 14 hotspot dists account for 60% active cases, 65% deaths 28 Jun 2020 23:57 Lucknow: Fourteen districts account for over 60% of the active Covid-19 cases and 65% of deaths reported so far in the state. According to an official data, there are 6,679 active Covid cases in the state of which 4,012 belong to these 14 districts. Of 660 …
  • UP: Swarms of locusts invade Naujheel division 28 Jun 2020 18:24 Representative image. AGRA: After descending over parts of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, swarms of locusts reached Mathura’s Naujheel division on Sunday morning. The insects made their presence felt in neighbouring district Aligarh’s Gabhana …
  • 607 new cases push UP's Covid-19 tally to 21,787 28 Jun 2020 11:24 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: As many as 607 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the state on Saturday. With this, the Covid tally for Uttar Pradesh reached 21,787. Of the new cases, a total 284 or 47% were from the six districts …
  • University exams should be postponed, online tests 'discriminatory', says Congress leader Kapil Sibal 28 Jun 2020 10:20 By PTI NEW DELHI: Universities should not conduct examinations in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and even holding online tests is not right as it is "discriminatory" towards poor students, former human resource development minister Kapil …
  • Revive memories with the fresh aromas of traditional sindhi kadi 28 Jun 2020 06:41 Written by Shalini Rajani | New Delhi | Updated: June 28, 2020 11:23:53 am Kadi is made flavourful with its choice of vegetables. You can have as many veggies as you want. (Photo: Shalini Rajani) Parents’ home is a place where the good food waits for you. …
  • UP board announces Class 10 and 12 results, pass percentage up 28 Jun 2020 01:27 Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Published: June 28, 2020 6:21:53 am A total of 30,24,480 students appeared for the Class 10 examination and 25,86,339 for the Class 12 examination. The Uttar Pradesh State Secondary Board declared results for Class 10 and …
  • 15 quintal marijuana seized in Jhansi, three arrested 28 Jun 2020 01:05 Jhansi: In a joint operation by Special Task Force (STF) Lucknow, Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) and Jhansi police, 15 quintal of marijuana was seized from a truck in Jhansi and three persons were arrested on Saturday. As per details, the by STF team and …
  • Baghpat’s Riya, Anurag top Class X & XII of UP Board 28 Jun 2020 01:00 Lucknow: Riya Jain and Anurag Malik, both students of Shri Ram SM Inter College, a private school in Baraut, Baghpat, have topped the class X and XII examinations of UP board. Deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma, who also holds the education portfolio, …
  • 3 Drug Traffickers With 300 kg Cannabis Injured In Police Firing In Noida 27 Jun 2020 23:55 Police said three country-made pistols were also seized from accused. (Representational) Noida: Three men allegedly transporting 300 kg of cannabis were injured in an encounter with police in Greater Noida on Saturday night, officials said. The men were …
  • Three of Aligarh family die: Man kills wife, self, younger brother also shoots himself 27 Jun 2020 05:39 A man shot his wife dead before killing himself while his younger brother too shot himself dead after seeing the bodies at their house under the Banna Devi police station limits in Aligarh district, said police on Friday. (Representational Image) A man …
  • Covid-19 tally crosses 21,000-mark in UP 27 Jun 2020 02:59 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: The novel coronavirus tally for Uttar Pradesh crossed the 21,000 mark on Friday. With 762 new entries, the total reached 21,180. Cases continued to pour in from Gautam Budh Nagar and Ghaziabad where …
  • UPSRTC to develop bus terminals on PPP mode 26 Jun 2020 20:28 LUCKNOW: As many as twenty-three bus terminals in Uttar Pradesh will be developed as world class through Public Private Partnership (PPP). State government has invited bids for 17 of the sites identified for development of bus terminals cum commercial …
  • What went wrong? Sushant Singh Rajput’s death exposes the dark side of Bollywood 26 Jun 2020 11:03 Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death has exposed the deep faultlines in the Hindi film industry with issues such as bullying, nepotism and discrimination emerging from tinsel town’s rarely discussed dark corners into the spotlight of introspection and debate …
  • With 20,000 cases, UP among top 5 infected states 26 Jun 2020 03:23 Arts college students make a painting on a city road coronavirus epidemic in Lucknow. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Uttar Pradesh on Thursday became the fifth-most Covid-19 affected state in the country after Maharashtra, Delhi, Tamil Nadu and …
  • ‘Bhonsle’: Manoj Bajpayee reaffirms his class (IANS Review; Rating: * * * ) 26 Jun 2020 01:30 “Bhonsle” (film streaming on SonyLIV); Cast: Manoj Bajpayee, Santosh Juvekar, Ipshita Chakraborty Singh, Virat Vaibhav, Abhishek Banerjee; Direction: Devashish Makhija; Rating: * * * (three stars) By Vinayak Chakravorty Two images linger in your mind long …
  • UP Covid tally doubles in 19 days, crosses 20,000 26 Jun 2020 00:09 Lucknow: The novel coronavirus infection tally of Uttar Pradesh crossed the 20,000-mark on Thursday with addition of 654 cases in 24 hours. The number of cases rose from 10,186 on June 6 to 20,418 on June 25 -- the jump of 10,232 in 19 days. Gautam Budh …
  • Delhi Police Opposes Sharjeel Imam's Plea Against More Time For Probe 25 Jun 2020 20:35 The statutory period of 90 days from the arrest got concluded on April 27. New Delhi: Delhi Police Thursday opposed in the Delhi High Court a plea by JNU student Sharjeel Imam, arrested in a case related to alleged inflammatory speeches during the protests …