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Hyderabad: 11 migrant workers from Bihar killed in fire at scrap godown; PM, Telangana CM announce ex-gratia
India

Hyderabad: 11 migrant workers from Bihar killed in fire at scrap godown; PM, Telangana CM announce ex-gratia

The eleven people were charred beyond recognition, a police official told PTI, adding the cause of the fire was being ascertained.

Endless saga of displacement for refugees in Ukraine who fled other wars
World

Endless saga of displacement for refugees in Ukraine who fled other wars

As Russia attacked Ukraine on 24 February, refugees from war-ravaged Yemen, Afghanistan and Syria found themselves looking for a safe haven again

Ukraine crisis: Over 22 killed in air strikes in Chernihiv; President Zelensky seeks direct talks with Putin
World

Ukraine crisis: Over 22 killed in air strikes in Chernihiv; President Zelensky seeks direct talks with Putin

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky called on the West on Thursday to increase military aid to Ukraine, saying Russia would advance on the rest of Europe otherwise

Ukraine crisis: President Macron believes 'worst yet to come' after call with Putin, says aide
World

Ukraine crisis: President Macron believes 'worst yet to come' after call with Putin, says aide

Macron will again push for extra sanctions on Russia to increase the cost of the invasion, the aide said while denying any open tensions between the two men

Ukraine crisis: Top Russian diplomat on Western sanctions, friendship with India and fake news
World

Ukraine crisis: Top Russian diplomat on Western sanctions, friendship with India and fake news

As the Ukraine crisis heats up, a conversation with Roman Babushkin, deputy chief of mission (DCM) of the Russian Embassy in India

South Delhi Municipal Corporation disallows religious attire in its schools
India

South Delhi Municipal Corporation disallows religious attire in its schools

The SDMC runs primary schools up to class 5 and around 2.5 lakh students study in about 568 SDMC primary schools

Punjab assembly polls: 'Vote for one who answers fearlessly,' Rahul Gandhi to voters
Politics

Punjab assembly polls: 'Vote for one who answers fearlessly,' Rahul Gandhi to voters

The former Congress chief urged people of Punjab to vote for the 'progressive future' of the state. Voting for all 117 Assembly seats is taking place today in Punjab

Bangladesh protests US sanctions against top security officers
World

Bangladesh protests US sanctions against top security officers

Washington has imposed sanctions against the Rapid Action Battalion, which is accused of involvement in hundreds of disappearances and nearly 600 extrajudicial killings since 2018

Noida Airport: After Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav claims airport plans drawn up during his regime
India

Noida Airport: After Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav claims airport plans drawn up during his regime

The Samajwadi Party supremo has claimed that BJP government at the Center had refused to give permission for a proposed airport to be built at Firozabad during the SP government

SC-appointed panel member on farm laws writes to CJI, urges early release of report
India

SC-appointed panel member on farm laws writes to CJI, urges early release of report

Anil Ghanwat, also a senior leader of Shetkari Sangathan, said he will mobilise one lakh farmers and bring them to Delhi in the next couple of months demanding farm reforms.

Mamata Banerjee to arrive in Delhi today ahead of Winter Session; Varun Gandhi likely to meet her
India

Mamata Banerjee to arrive in Delhi today ahead of Winter Session; Varun Gandhi likely to meet her

The West Bengal chief minister is likely to press for her long-standing demand to clear dues of the state and raise objection to the Centre's decision to increase the jurisdiction of the BSF

Pathankot: Grenade blast at Indian Army's station gate near Dheerapul; no injuries reported
India

Pathankot: Grenade blast at Indian Army's station gate near Dheerapul; no injuries reported

The grenade was hurled by unknown persons who came on a bike when a marriage procession was passing through the area, according to reports

Andhra Pradesh: Roads damaged, trains cancelled due to heavy flooding; cracks in largest reservoir spark fear
India

Andhra Pradesh: Roads damaged, trains cancelled due to heavy flooding; cracks in largest reservoir spark fear

At least 17 express trains were cancelled on the Chennai-Vijayawada grand trunk route as the flood overflowed on the railway track at Padugupadu. Three other trains were partially cancelled or diverted

Pushkar Singh Dhami reviews preparations in Kedarnath ahead of Narendra Modi's visit on 5 November
India

Pushkar Singh Dhami reviews preparations in Kedarnath ahead of Narendra Modi's visit on 5 November

The prime minister is scheduled to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of Kedarpuri reconstruction projects worth Rs 400 crore

Former Kerala VS Achuthanandan in ICU with acute gastroenteritis
India

Former Kerala VS Achuthanandan in ICU with acute gastroenteritis

VS Achuthanandan was the state’s oldest chief minister ever when he first assumed office as Kerala chief minister in 2006

Joe Biden slams Beijing's ‘coercive’ actions against Taiwan at East Asia Summit
World

Joe Biden slams Beijing's ‘coercive’ actions against Taiwan at East Asia Summit

The US president also said the country will speak up for the rights of people of Xinjiang, Tibet and Hong Kong

Tamil Nadu: At least five dead, several injured after blast at firecracker shop
India

Tamil Nadu: At least five dead, several injured after blast at firecracker shop

Chief Minister M K Stalin has announced cash relief of Rs five lakh to each of the victims' families and Rs one lakh each to the injured persons under intensive care

Mumbai Police record statement of witness Prabhakar Sail over allegation of extortion bid in Aryan Khan case
India

Mumbai Police record statement of witness Prabhakar Sail over allegation of extortion bid in Aryan Khan case

Prabhakar Sail had alleged that he had overheard K P Gosavi, another witness in the cruise ship raid case, talking to one Sam D'Souza over the phone about a demand of Rs 25 crore

Google parent Alphabet posts profit over $18 billion in third quarter; Twitter suffers $537 million loss
World

Google parent Alphabet posts profit over $18 billion in third quarter; Twitter suffers $537 million loss

From July to September, its video service sold $7.2 billion of advertising space targeted according to content and users, against $5 billion in the same period last year, according to Alphabet

Military coup no aberration in Sudan's political history, say analysts
World

Military coup no aberration in Sudan's political history, say analysts

The country was under the control of the military for 52 out of its 65 years of independence since 1956