Opinion

Why must scientists get all the attention?

Coverage of our recent moon landing proved that we don’t focus on politicians who do all the real work

23 September,2023 12:43 AM IST | Lindsay Pereira
Opinion

Let visarjan not end up being someone’s funeral

Going in too deep may be troublesome. At times, you may misjudge the currents or, actually, be literally and metaphorically out of your depth

23 September,2023 12:41 AM IST | The Editorial
India News

Want to see Kamal Nath as MP chief minister again: Aaditya Thackeray

Aaditya Thackeray on Friday said he wanted Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath to become chief minister of the state once again after the year-end assembly elections

22 September,2023 10:09 PM IST | PTI
India News

No new Nipah case in Kerala, says Health Minister

Kerala Health Minister Veena George said no new positive case of Nipah was reported in the state on Friday and seven more samples were tested negative

22 September,2023 09:01 PM IST | PTI
India News

Maharashtra: OBC leader Ravindra Tonge on hunger strike shifted to govt hospital

On Friday, the OBC leader Ravindra Tonge, who has been on a hunger strike for the last 12 days for various OBC demands, was shifted to the Government Medical College and Hospital after his condition deteriorated

22 September,2023 08:21 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
India News

Maharashtra: Tiger mauls 60-year-old man to death in Chandrapur

A 60-year-old man was mauled to death by a tiger in a village in Maharashtra's Chandrapur district on Friday, a forest official said. The incident took place in Chinchada village in Mul tehsil under the Chichpalli forest range, the official said.

22 September,2023 06:35 PM IST | PTI
India News

Antilia bomb scare case: 'Waze wanted to create terror in the mind of Ambanis'

Sachin Waze wanted to create terror in the mind of the Ambani family, a special court here observed in its order denying bail to him in the Antilia bomb scare case and the killing of businessman Mansukh Hiran

22 September,2023 06:03 PM IST | PTI
India News

Punjab Police to have AI-based tech: CM

Artificial intelligence technology will be used to further enhance efficiency of the Punjab police, Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said on Friday

22 September,2023 05:47 PM IST | PTI
India News

Monsoon may start retreating from northwest India by September 25: IMD

Typically, the southwest monsoon makes its onset over Kerala by June 1 and covers the entire country by July 8. It starts retreating from northwest India around September 17, withdrawing entirely by October 15

22 September,2023 05:16 PM IST | PTI
India News

'Stable govt with strong majority made passage of women's bill in Parl possible'

Addressing an event organised by the BJP's 'Mahila Morcha' to felicitate him for the passage of the bill, he said it is no ordinary legislation but is the declaration of the new democratic commitment of a new India

22 September,2023 04:58 PM IST | PTI
India News

Two killed in boiler blast at aluminum factory in Jharkhand's Hazaribag

Two persons were killed after a boiler exploded at an aluminum factory in Jharkhand's Hazaribag district on Friday, police said

22 September,2023 04:30 PM IST | PTI
India News

MP: Four dead, one injured as truck rams into parked vehicle in Jabalpur

Four persons were killed and one injured on Friday after a truck rammed into a stationary lorry in Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh, a police official said

22 September,2023 04:17 PM IST | PTI
Gujarat court issues second summons to Tejashwi Yadav in defamation case

Gujarat court issues second summons to Tejashwi Yadav in defamation case

As per the latest summons, Tejashwi Yadav is required to appear before the court on October 13

22 September,2023 04:02 PM IST | Ahmedabad | PTI
Women MPs rise above political differences to hail passage of quota Bill

Women MPs rise above political differences to hail passage of quota Bill

However, she flagged concerns over the implementation of the Bill, saying, "It is sad, however, that the law may not be implemented anytime soon."

22 September,2023 02:52 PM IST | New Delhi | ANI
Lalu Prasad Yadav blames PM Modi for BJP MPs' bad behaviour

Lalu Prasad Yadav blames PM Modi for BJP MPs' bad behaviour

Lalu Prasad Yadav, who was also a member of the Manmohan Singh cabinet, came out with the statement in Hindi in the social media

22 September,2023 02:37 PM IST | Patna | mid-day online correspondent
J&K: Omar, Mehbooba welcome Mirwaiz’s release from house detention after 4 years

J&K: Omar, Mehbooba welcome Mirwaiz’s release from house detention after 4 years

As Kashmir’s chief cleric and Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has been released from house detention after four years, political leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, including the former chief ministers have welcomed the administration's decision

22 September,2023 01:48 PM IST | Srinagar | mid-day online correspondent
SC refuses to entertain plea seeking scientific survey of Krishna Janam Bhoomi

SC refuses to entertain plea seeking scientific survey of Krishna Janam Bhoomi

Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a plea seeking a scientific survey in Mathura's Krishna Janam Bhoomi.

22 September,2023 01:31 PM IST | Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Land for Job Scam: Delhi Court summons Lalu Yadav, Tejashwi

Land for Job Scam: Delhi Court summons Lalu Yadav, Tejashwi

The Rouse Avenue Court of Delhi on Friday issued summons to former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav and others accused in relation to a fresh chargesheet in an alleged Land for Job Scam case. The Special Judge Geetanjali Goel took cognizance of a fresh chargesheet filed by the Central Bureau of Invest

22 September,2023 01:13 PM IST | Delhi | ANI
Supreme Court to hear pleas on marital rape in mid-October

Supreme Court to hear pleas on marital rape in mid-October

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would list pleas on the issue of marital rape for hearing in mid-October. The pleas raise the legal question of whether a husband enjoys immunity from prosecution for the offence of rape if he forces his wife, who is not a minor, to have sex.

22 September,2023 12:31 PM IST | Delhi | PTI
Exercise was to create poll issue: Cong on women's reservation bill

Exercise was to create poll issue: Cong on women's reservation bill

The women's reservation bill to reserve one-third of the seats in the Lok Sabha and state assemblies for women received the parliamentary nod on Thursday as the Rajya Sabha unanimously voted in its favour

22 September,2023 12:15 PM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Pramila Mallik elected unopposed as first woman Speaker of Odisha assembly

Pramila Mallik elected unopposed as first woman Speaker of Odisha assembly

Senior Biju Janata Dal leader Pramila Mallik was Friday elected as the Speaker of the Odisha Legislative Assembly, becoming the first woman to occupy the prestigious post

22 September,2023 11:34 AM IST | Bhubaneswar | mid-day online correspondent
US National Security advisor Jake Sullivan speaks on Indo-Canadian Nijjar row

    US National Security advisor Jake Sullivan speaks on Indo-Canadian Nijjar row

    Amid the ongoing Indo-Canadian Nijjar row, the US has been and will continue to remain in touch with Indians at high levels over Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's allegations that the Indian government was behind the killing of Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar, US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said on September 21 (local time). On whether US President Joe Biden intends to speak to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue and whether the allegations could disrupt the US efforts to boost its ties with India, Sullivan said, "I am not going to get into the private diplomatic conversations that have either already happened or going to happen on this topic. Only to say that we have been and will be in contact with Indians at high levels on this issue. It is a matter of concern for us. It is something we take seriously,” said Jake Sullivan.

    22 September,2023 11:48 AM IST
    Pakistan: Landmark SC decision revives 80 high-profile corruption cases

    Pakistan: Landmark SC decision revives 80 high-profile corruption cases

    Following a recent groundbreaking ruling by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, it has been reported that a minimum of 80 high-profile corruption cases, which include charges against former prime ministers Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif, as well as former president Asif Ali Zardari, are set to be reopened in Islamabad's Accountability Court

    22 September,2023 02:17 PM IST | Islamabad | mid-day online correspondent

    Official: Allegation of India's link to Sikh's killing based on human intel

    The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation first reported details of the intelligence

    22 September,2023 09:30 AM IST | New Delhi | AP

    North Korea's Kim sets forth steps to boost Russia ties

    Kim underscored the need to expand bilateral cooperation in every field, making a substantial contribution to the promotion of the well-being of the people of the two countries, KCNA said

    22 September,2023 09:23 AM IST | Seoul | AP
    PM Modi Birthday 2023: Schemes launched by PM Narendra Modi

    PM Modi Birthday 2023: Schemes launched by PM Narendra Modi

    We have compiled a list of the Modi government’s major centrally sponsored schemes

    16 September,2023 06:03 PM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent

    River of red wine flows through Portuguese town after distillery accident

    The leak was so large that the wine that spilled might have filled an Olympic-sized swimming pool, causing an environmental alert

    12 September,2023 10:38 AM IST | Lisbon (Portugal) | ANI

    Climate change poses ominous threat to mountain forests, study warns

    A new study suggests that the relentless advance of climate change may lead to drastic transformations in mountain forests, rendering them virtually unrecognizable

    08 September,2023 12:22 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
    Name more public infrastructure after bravehearts

    Name more public infrastructure after bravehearts

    The people of Udhampur had demanded that the station be renamed

    21 September,2023 07:02 AM IST | Mumbai | The Editorial
    19 September,2023 07:39 AM IST | Mumbai | C Y Gopinath
    18 September,2023 06:54 AM IST | Mumbai | Ajaz Ashraf
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