Chhattisgarh: Earlier, a Hindu religious leader Kalicharan Maharaj had made a derogatory remark against Mahatma Gandhi, and hailed his assassin Nathuram Godse.
Bengaluru: Police Sub Inspector Harish KN has been suspended for allegedly manhandling 23-year-old Tausif, while also forcing him to drink urine.
On Monday, the Rajya Sabha had witnessed multiple adjournments as the opposition parties including the Congress, the Left and the TMC, demanded the revocation of suspension of 12 of their colleagues.
The government has stoutly defended the suspension of the 12 opposition members and demanded that all those guilty of disrupting the House in the Monsoon Session should not only apologise to the Chair for questioning him, but also to the House and the nation.
Addressing a press conference, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Atishi said that the party will approach the court to challenge the suspension of the councillors from the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) House.
The Durga Puja pandal in Kolkata modelled on the pattern of world tallest building ‘Burj Khalifa’ drew crowds towards it, sparking Covid-19 fears.
K Sudhakaran, the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president in a statement said that the party temporarily sespended former MLA K Sivadasan Nair and former KPCC general secretary K P Anil Kumar.
Additional Superintendent of Police Neeraj Chourasia told reporters, 'A video related to these four police personnel surfaced this week. On the basis of the video, they were suspended and further investigation into the matter is underway,'
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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