BJP sweeps Karnataka By-Polls; wins 12 out of 15 seats:Big win for BJP in Karnataka By- Polls, registers win in 12 out of 15 seats; Congress picks only two seats while one by Independent; JDS could not open account; PM Modi calls it a big win for democracy.
Delhi Anaj Mandi fire: Investigations underway:The Crime Branch of Delhi Police collects evidence using 3D laser scan technology to reconstruct for investigation in the Anaj Mandi area in Delhi.
Home Minister Amit Shah tables Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Lok Sabha :Citizenship (Amendment) Bill tabled in Lok Sabha by Home Minister Amit Shah, says Bill is not against the minorities of this country; Congress opposes the bill saying it is a targeted legislation; TMC, SP and other Opposition parties also oppose introduction of the Bill.
Jharkhand Assembly Polls: Campaign intensifies for 3rd Phase:Campaign intensifies for third phase of Jharkhand Assembly polls; Addressing a rally in Hazaribagh, PM Modi says the benefits of Government’s schemes on Insurance, Health and Housing are reaching people, holds another rally in Bokaro; Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addressed rallies in Hazaribagh and Ranchi.
Hyderabad encounter case: SC to hear PIL on Wednesday :Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider granting hearing on Wednesday on one of the PILs seeking an SIT probe into the killing of four men, arrested on charge of gangrape and murder of a veterinarian in Telangana, by police in an alleged encounter
UP Cabinet approves setting up of 218 fast-track courts :The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Monday cleared a proposal to set up 218 fast-track courts for hearing cases pertaining to crimes against children and rapes.
Uttar Pradesh clears proposal to set up 218 fast-track courts:Today, the Uttar Pradesh cabinet cleared a proposal to set up 218 fast-track courts for hearing cases pertaining to crimes against children and rapes
BJP leads in Karnataka by-polls:In Karnataka, BJP is poise to sweep Bypolls in the state. Ruling BJP won or leading on 12 of 15 assembly seats.
EAM Jaishankar meets Israeli counterpart Katz:External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Israel, Katz. The Israeli Foreign Minister raised the issue of the need to increase trade between the two countries and discussed measures required to encourage it.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 to be introduced in Lok Sabha today:The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 will be introduced in Lok Sabha today. Home Minister Amit Shah will introduce the bill in the Lower House.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses valedictory session of 54th DGsP/IGsP Conference in Pune:Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the 54th DGsP/IGsP Conference in Pune on December 7-8, 2019. Apart from leading the discussions and giving valuable suggestions over the past two days, The Prime Minister addressed the valedictory session of the Conference on SUNDAY evening. The Prime Minister also awarded the President’s police medals for distinguished service to officers of the Intelligence Bureau.
Hong Kong sees biggest protests since democrats’ election boost:Hong Kong sees biggest protests since local elections last month; election results boosted the pro-democracy movement seeking to curb controls by China.
70 die, mostly young children after measles outbreak in Samoa:A devastating measles outbreak continues to spread killing 70 in Independent state of Samoa
Aung San Suu Kyi to appear in ICJ in Rohingya genocide case:Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and delegation arrived in Netherlands to defend the country against charges of genocide of its Rohingya Muslim minority
Saudi restaurants no longer need to segregate women and men:Women in Saudi Arabia will no longer need to use separate entrances from men or sit behind partitions at restaurants in the latest measure announced by the government that upends a major hallmark of conservative restrictions that had been in place for decades.
34-year old Sanna Marin becomes the youngest Prime Minister of Finland:Sanna Marin becomes the youngest Prime Minister of Finland at the age of 34
Ahead of CPI data, Sensex & Nifty end flat:Investors turned cautious on Monday ahead of consumer price index (CPI) inflation data release later this week as investors see the inflation figure as the key determinant of the future policy rates set by the RBI.
13th South Asian Games: Indian athletes dominate in most events:Indian athletes continued to dominate in most of the events at 13th South Asian Games in Nepal; On second last day of the games, India consolidated its top position with 294 medals comprising 159 Gold, 91 Silver and 44 Bronze.
South Asian Games 2019: Indian men’s Kabaddi team clinch Gold:Indian Men’s Kabaddi team have clinched Gold at 13th South Asian Games in Nepal.
WADA bans Russia for 4 years from all major sporting evennts:Russia has been handed a four-year ban from all major sporting events by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), including next year’s Tokyo Olympics and the FIFA World Cup in 2022.
13th South Asian Games: India clinch Gold medal in Women’s Kabaddi :Indian Women’s Kabaddi team has clinched Gold at 13th South Asian Games in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Russia braces for blanket Olympic ban:World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) leaders have been urged by expert advisers to take a hard line on Russian state tampering with a Moscow laboratory database that was meant to bring the scandal toward closure.