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46 dead as massive fire rips through seven-storey shopping mall in Dhaka

At least 46 people were killed after a massive fire ripped through a seven-storey shopping mall in Bangladesh’s capital city, Dhaka. The incident also left 22 others injured

01 March,2024 05:46 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
India News

97.6 pc of Rs 2,000 banknotes returned by Feb 29: RBI

On May 19, 2023, the RBI had announced the withdrawal of Rs 2,000 denomination bank notes from circulation

01 March,2024 03:24 PM IST | PTI
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US lawmakers urge President Biden to withhold 'recognition' of Pak's new govt

Citing "strong evidence" of election rigging in Pakistan, a group of influential lawmakers, including Muslim legislators, belonging to the ruling Democratic Party has urged US President Joe Biden to withhold "recognition" of a new government in Islamabad until a transparent and credible investigation is conducted

01 March,2024 03:12 PM IST | PTI
India News

India is one of the fastest-growing major economies in world: PM Modi

PM Modi underlined that the growth rate of 8.4 percent registered during the financial quarter from October to December 2023 showcases India's growing potential and fast-paced development towards realising the goal of Viksit Bharat

01 March,2024 02:43 PM IST | ANI
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BSE, NSE to conduct special trading session on Saturday

The special live trading session will have intra-day switch over from Primary Site (PR) to Disaster Recovery (DR) site

01 March,2024 02:27 PM IST | PTI
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12.5 mn children, teens in India obese in 2022: Lancet study

The total number of children, adolescents and adults worldwide living with obesity has surpassed one billion

01 March,2024 02:19 PM IST | PTI
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Ready to fight 46 LS seats alone, if alliance with MVA does not work: Ambedkar

Ambedkar also said that MVA's two constituents Shiv Sena (UBT) and Congress are currently engaged in a tussle over seat-sharing

01 March,2024 02:12 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
India News

Akash arrives in Jamnagar to attend pre-wedding celebrations of Anant Ambani

Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani's youngest son, Anant, is set to tie the knot with industrialist Viren Merchant's daughter, Radhika Merchant

01 March,2024 01:52 PM IST | ANI
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SC to hear on March 7 plea of Thackeray faction against speaker's order

The Thackeray faction's plea was to be listed for hearing on March 1 before a bench headed by Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud

01 March,2024 01:12 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
World News

Iran begins voting in first parliament election since 2022 protests

Iran began voting on Friday in its first parliamentary elections since the mass 2022 protests over its mandatory hijab laws after the death of Mahsa Amini

01 March,2024 12:59 PM IST | AP
India News

Sharad Pawar invites CM Eknath Shinde, Deputy CMs for lunch in Baramati

The invitation comes amid talks of Ajit Pawar fielding his wife Sunetra Pawar for Baramati Lok Sabha seat in the upcoming elections, the constituency lead by Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule currently

01 March,2024 12:37 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
India News

PM Modi meets Bill Gates, discussion on AI for public good take centre stage

The leaders expressed their shared commitment to sectors that hold the potential to enhance the planet and uplift millions worldwide

01 March,2024 09:03 AM IST | ANI
BJP CEC meeting over, first list for Lok Sabha polls to be out soon

BJP CEC meeting over, first list for Lok Sabha polls to be out soon

The Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Assam, Uttarakhand, and Goa were also present at the meeting

01 March,2024 08:59 AM IST | New Delhi | ANI
ABVP, Left-backed groups clash at JNU

ABVP, Left-backed groups clash at JNU

An official of the university said some students have been admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital

01 March,2024 08:56 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
First US moon lander in half a century stops working

First US moon lander in half a century stops working

Intuitive Machines' lander, Odysseus, lasted longer than the company anticipated after it ended up on its side with hobbled solar power and communication.

01 March,2024 08:50 AM IST | Cape Canaveral | AP
LG writes to Delhi CM, stresses on propriety, constitutional boundaries

LG writes to Delhi CM, stresses on propriety, constitutional boundaries

On Wednesday, Saxena and Kejriwal hit out at one another through "open letters" over the issue, with the chief minister accusing the LG of stalling the scheme

01 March,2024 08:46 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
If BJP win again, gas price can be increased up to Rs 1,500-2,000: Mamata

If BJP win again, gas price can be increased up to Rs 1,500-2,000: Mamata

Addressing a gathering in Bengal's Jhargram district on Thursday, the TMC chief claimed the party would force the masses to return to collecting wood for fire

01 March,2024 08:37 AM IST | West Bengal | ANI
Temple Bill passed in Karnataka

Temple Bill passed in Karnataka

The Karnataka Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments (Amendment) Bill, 2024, will now be sent to the Governor directly for his assent.

01 March,2024 07:31 AM IST | Bengaluru | Agencies
Rooftop solar scheme approved

Rooftop solar scheme approved

Each household can get a subsidy of Rs 30,000 for 1 kw system and Rs 60,000 for 2 kw system

01 March,2024 07:28 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
J&K: 2 girls injured in low-intensity blast in Rajouri; 25 detonators recovered

J&K: 2 girls injured in low-intensity blast in Rajouri; 25 detonators recovered

The search operation in the area is still in progress, the officials said, adding the nature of the detonators and their sources is not known yet

29 February,2024 10:46 PM IST | Jammu | PTI
J&K: Journalist arrested for providing support to militants released after 5 yrs

J&K: Journalist arrested for providing support to militants released after 5 yrs

Sultan was released two months after the Jammu and Kashmir High Court in December last year quashed his detention order under the Public Safety Act

29 February,2024 10:12 PM IST | Srinagar | PTI
Bengaluru Blast: Massive explosion in Bengaluru's Rameshwaram Cafe, four injured

    Bengaluru Blast: Massive explosion in Bengaluru's Rameshwaram Cafe, four injured

    A massive explosion took place at Rameshwaram Cafe in Brookfield in East Bengaluru on 1st of March. The Bengaluru police and fire brigade rushed to the popular cafe after receiving a call about the explosion. The blast occurred during the lunch time between 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm. Reportedly, 4 people have been injured in the blast. Shattered glass and furniture were seen strewn on the floor of the cafe, which is a big draw among residents. The area was secured by Police and Fire Brigade teams and the injured were hospitalised. Police have begun an investigation to ascertain the exact cause of the blast.

    01 March,2024 05:33 PM IST
    This February has been the warmest on record: Scientists

    This February has been the warmest on record: Scientists

    The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will publish final figures for February around March 14, according to its press office.

    01 March,2024 07:51 AM IST | Washington | Agencies

    Pakistan swears in parliament amid chaos

    Outgoing National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervez Ashraf administered the oath to incoming legislators at noon

    01 March,2024 07:48 AM IST | Islamabad | Agencies

    Russian rocket launches Iranian satellite into orbit

    The Iranian state TV said the 110-kilogram (242-pound) satellite has three cameras to take images for environmental, agricultural and other purposes

    01 March,2024 07:45 AM IST | Moscow | Agencies
    Jayalalithaa birth anniversary: Imp events that turned an actor to successful CM

    Jayalalithaa birth anniversary: Imp events that turned an actor to successful CM

    Jayalalitha has left an incredible mark in the history of Indian politics. Her journey from the glamorous world of films to the world of politics has been inspiring

    23 February,2024 08:51 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

    Morarji Desai birth anniversary: Famous quotes of former Indian PM

    On Morarji Desai's birth anniversary here are some famous quotes of former PM

    23 February,2024 01:51 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

    J Jayalalitha birth anniversary: A look into the life of former Tamil Nadu CM

    The birth anniversary of one of India's most charismatic and prominent leaders, Jayaram Jayalalithaa, also known as Amma is marked on February 24

    23 February,2024 01:24 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
    Give it a great name then!

    Give it a great name then!

    If at all the Anthony de Mello silverware is made redundant, it is imperative that India and England play for a trophy on our shores which bears the names of cricket icons

    29 February,2024 06:52 AM IST | Mumbai | Clayton Murzello
    28 February,2024 06:17 AM IST | Mumbai | Balvinder Singh Sandhu
    27 February,2024 06:48 AM IST | Mumbai | C Y Gopinath
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