In a rare incident, Abul Bajandar from Bangladesh suffers from a rare condition that has gotten him famous as the 'Tree Man'. He has bark-like growths all over his body and he has undergone 25.. Mid-Day - Published
Over 1,300 observation wells in drought-hit Maharashtra have reported water depletion by more than one meter, Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Babanrao Lonikar Thursday told the Legislative.. Mid-Day - Published
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that he feels that the construction of Ram Temple will start. Raut said, “I feel this time Ram Temple's construction will start because if we don't, the country will..
*Jaipur:* The body of a 50-year-old police head constable was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his residence in police lines on Thursday in Rajasthan's Churu district, an official stated. The.. Mid-Day - Published
On Thursday, a Naxal, carrying a reward of Rs one lakh on his head, was killed by the District Reserve Guard (DRG). The killed Naxal has been identified as Vanjam Budhu, Nilamadgu RPC (Revolutionary.. Mid-Day - Published
*Srinagar:* Nine girls, of a computer coaching institute, died and seven others were injured when the minibus they were travelling in slipped into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.. Mid-Day - Published
The Maharashtra government has issued a refundable surcharge of Rs 50 paise per plastic packet of milk to prompt recycling of plastic milk pouches in the state.
The government has come up with the.. Mid-Day - Published
*London:* A UK court extended the remand of fugitive merchant Nirav Modi till July 25, who is wanted in India for nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case on.. Mid-Day - Published
Leena Jain, BJP MLA from Vidisha allegedly threatened an official in Gyaraspur, after he allegedly forgot to invite her to an official event.
The incident took place on Wednesday.
In video.. Mid-Day - Published
The Bombay High Court on Thursday upheld the constitutional validity of reservation for the Maratha community in government jobs and education.
A division bench of Justices Ranjit More and Bharati.. Mid-Day - Published
*Guwahati:* Three years after being tagged a 'foreigner' and sent to a detention camp in Assam, a 59-year-old woman has finally been released with police admitting she was a victim of mistaken identity.. Mid-Day - Published
*Thane:* A 28-year-old man in Thane was arrested for illegally possessing a firearm and some live cartridges, police said on Thursday. Acting on a tip-off, the police caught Vishnu Vinayak Gotal alias.. Mid-Day - Published
A US-bound Air India flight made an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport on Thursday after a bomb threat.
The flight AI 191 had left Mumbai early morning today and was flying to the Newark.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:*Congress President Rahul Gandhi condemned the murder of a congress leader Vikash Chaudhary on Thursday in Faridabad, Haryana. "Murder of Vikash Chaudhary is shameful and tragic. The.. Mid-Day - Published
On Thursday, Haryana Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary was shot dead by unknown assailants at the car park of a gym, the police said.
#Haryana #Congress leader #VikasChaudhary was shot dead by two.. Mid-Day - Published
The monsoon season has arrived in Mumbai and the Western Railway claims that it is well prepared to tackle the Mumbai rains. But is the Railway body's claim true? Will trains run on time during the.. Mid-Day - Published
As per sources, four Swiss bank accounts belonging to fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi and his sister Purvi Modi have been frozen by authorities in Switzerland on Thursday.
Sources added that the.. Mid-Day - Published
On Thursday, at least 10 inmates of a jail in Punjab's Ludhiana city sustained injuries when a clash broke out between two groups, the police said. Security has been heightened in the Central Jail.. Mid-Day - Published
As per the officials, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday took the unified headquarters meeting in Jammu and Kashmir of the security grid and reviewed the overall security situation in the.. Mid-Day - Published
Veteran actor Manoj Kumar's son was victimised by two fraudulent transactions that were carried out on his credit card. Producer-actor Kunal Goswami (53), son of Manoj Kumar, clicked on an ad link on.. Mid-Day - Published
The Congress on Wednesday accused the BJP government of "betraying" the armed forces by taxing the disability pension of soldiers. They also alleged that the ruling party's "pseudo-nationalism" stands.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi:* Prompt action by an Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot saved his Jaguar fighter aircraft after it faced a bird hit on Thursday morning soon after taking off from the air base and landed safely.. Mid-Day - Published
*Jharkhand:* The family members of Tabrez Ansari who was allegedly lynched by a mob, claimed that the reports of his father, Maskoor Alam's death fifteen-years-ago due to mob lynching are false on.. Mid-Day - Published
Before the meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Donald Trump on Thursday said that India should withdraw the "unacceptable" high tariffs which were recently imposed by the country on.. Mid-Day - Published
A woman from Dahisar fought off a chain-snatcher who had followed her inside the elevator of a building to rob her. Her cries for help alerted other residents, who then caught the snatcher and thrashed.. Mid-Day - Published
A woman allegedly killed her five minor daughters before committing suicide in Chohatan area in Rajasthan on Wednesday, police stated. According to police, the woman identified as Vanu Devi (42) pushed.. Mid-Day - Published
*Thane:* The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Thursday arrested two government employees in Thane district for allegedly taking bribe from a trader to allow him to cut trees.
The accused have been.. Mid-Day - Published
*Hyderabad (Telangana):* Forest officials were able to capture a fully mature leopard which had entered the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) campus here on.. Mid-Day - Published
In a heart touching story, a driver restores faith in humanity with his honesty. A Twitter user shared Tariq's story on social media which not only went viral but also won many hearts. The social media.. Mid-Day - Published
The Borivli Railway police have arrested a 20-year-old signal pole thief, Deepak Bhodkar, who had hit a 23-year-old student, Shakti Pillay, while he was travelling on a local train between Goregaon and.. Mid-Day - Published
*Chandigarh:* A 25-year-old woman driver who attacked a man with an iron rod in a road rage incident in Chandigarh on Tuesday has been arrested, police said on Wednesday. The incident on Tuesday led to.. Mid-Day - Published
Raichur (Karnataka): Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy lost his cool on Wednesday with workers of a state-run power project who tried to approach him with their grievances. He told them that.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* A group of men in Army uniform allegedly kidnapped four persons travelling in a car in Kolkata on Wednesday afternoon and demanded a ransom of Rs 200 crore from them. The kidnappers released.. Mid-Day - Published
Central Railway commuters are requested to look before the spit on the platforms or trains of Central Railway. The Central Railway has begun a crackdown on spitters and has actually begun levying fine.. Mid-Day - Published
*Kolkata:* A student in a prominent south Kolkata school attempted suicide by slitting her wrist but was saved by the prompt action of school authorities. The incident comes five days after the death.. Mid-Day - Published
*Chandigarh:* Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has released an amount of Rs 5 lakh as assistant for the treatment of triple Olympic gold medallist hockey legend and Olympian Balbir Singh Senior,.. Mid-Day - Published
On Wednesday, Maverick Nationalist Congress Party legislator Prakash Gajbhiye turned heads when he came to Maharashtra Legislature dressed up like the former slain top cop, Hemant Karkare. Carrying a.. Mid-Day - Published
Despite the Indian Meteorological Department's (IMD)declaration of monsoon arriving in the city on June 25, there were hardly few spells of rainfall in the city on June 26, 2019. The catchment areas in.. Mid-Day - Published
On Wednesday, three Trinamool Congress supporters were arrested after a video of obscene dance and display of vulgarity in public surfaced during a celebration in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas.. Mid-Day - Published
On Wednesday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) gave a presentation about its plans to rejuvenate the Mithi River to Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray and Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam... Mid-Day - Published
The chief district medical officer(CDMO) of Malkangiri in Odisha on Wednesday showcaused some nurses for extreme medical negligence and recording TikTok videos inside the special neonatal care unit.. Mid-Day - Published
Maharashtra minister Vinod Tawde announced on Wednesday that caste validity certificate for the Socially and Economically Backward Class (SEBC) category was not mandatory for admissions to engineering.. Mid-Day - Published
Discussions were held by members of the Odisha Legislative Assembly on Wednesday over the issue of inter-state river water dispute and its distribution.
BJD MLA Devi Prasad Mishra claimed that the.. Mid-Day - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked the opposition parties on Wednesday for questioning the electronic voting machines (EVMs) for their defeat in the Lok Sabha polls.
Modi also pulled up the.. Mid-Day - Published
BJP MLA Akash Vijayavargiya who is the son of BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya attacked an officer from the Municipal Corporation with a cricket bat in Indore.
Akash can be seen thrashing.. Mid-Day - Published
*Bareilly:* Uttarakhand Minister Arvind Pandey's son Ankur Pandey died after his car collided with a truck at around 3 am on National Highway 24 near Faridpur on Wednesday. Two others also died while.. Mid-Day - Published
*Akola:* Atleast 12 farmers from Akola district in Maharashtra have been booked for allegedly sowing banned herbicide-tolerant Bt (HTBT) cotton seeds, police said on Wednesday.
The farmers had.. Mid-Day - Published
International Day against Drug abuse and illicit trafficking is observed on June 26 every year. United Nations General Assembly had passed a resolution on December 7, 1987, as an “expression of its.. Mid-Day - Published
*Tamil Nadu:* Three students were injured after the balcony of Ayira Vysya Higher Secondary School collapsed in the wee hours of Wednesday. Over 12 students, who were stranded in the school situated.. Mid-Day - Published
*Thane:* In yet another incident, a leopard entered a residential area in Thane, leading to panic among people. The leopard had entered the Phulpakharu (butterfly) garden at Owala Village on.. Mid-Day - Published
A 40-year-old woman who was residing in Assam's Sonitpur district has been declared a 'foreigner' by a tribunal. She has been sent to a detention centre, even though her family has claimed her roots.. Mid-Day - Published