This is his first face-time with the Delhi leadership since turmoil started in the UP BJP last month, with a section flagging criticism of the Yogi Adityanath government's handling of Covid and the impact it may have on the party in polls next year
#Yogi #UPPolls #PMModi
Once a close aide of Mamata Banerjee, Mukul Roy, who joined the BJP with much fanfare, is likely to return to Trinamool Congress along with his son Subhrangshu Roy. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in Delhi as murmurs grow against him in the party and his government's handling of the pandemic. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma touched a nerve today saying social menaces like land encroachment can be solved if the immigrant Muslims follow a family planning norms and control their population. India reported 91,702 new COVID-19 cases and 3,403 new deaths today. India's test positivity rate continues to decline. It stands at 4.48 per cent, the fourth straight day that it is below the 5 per cent-mark.
#YogiMeetsPMModi #MukulRoy #KulbhushanJadhav
PM Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP chief JP Nadda met on Friday evening sparking speculations of a possible Cabinet reshuffle. Some ministers were also present in Friday's meeting. It was the first in a series where the PM will review the performances of various ministers, as the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic abates.
#Modi #Shah #Nadda
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday arrived in New Delhi, where he met Amit Shah and is likely to meet PM odi and BJP chief JP Nadda; Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma urged the minority community to adopt a “decent family planning policy” to reduce poverty; The Nigerian government has officially joined Indian Twitter-alternative Koo after the country banned Twitter following the suspension of its president's account. All this and more news at 9 PM.
#Koo #YogiAdityanath #SanjayRaut
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan said the state has no role to play in bringing back widows of Islamic State fighters to India. A Delhi-based website had on March 15 last year released a video showing 4 Keralite women who married IS militants - Nimisha Fathima, Rafeela, Soniya Sebastian, Merrin Jacob - purportedly expressing their desire to return home.
#ISwidows #ISbrides #Kerala
Shares of six listed Adani Group companies tumbled on the stock market after a report suggested that the National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) has taken action against three foreign funds with major stakes in four of the group’s firms. Novavax’s Covid-19 jab is more than 90 percent effective, including against coronavirus variants, the vaccine maker said Monday after a large-scale US study. Continuing the declining trend in daily spike, Delhi on Monday reported 131 fresh cases of Covid-19 and 16 deaths due to the virus. The fresh spike of 131 cases in the last 24 hours is Delhi's lowest single-day jump since February 22.
#Novavax #Covid19 #Adani
PM Modi congratulated new Israeli PM Naftali Bennett and conveyed gratitude to osted former PM Benjamin Netanyahu after Israel is set to see a regime change after 12 years; LJP's Chirag Paswan on Monday went to meet party lawmaker and his uncle Pashupati Kumar Paras in New Delhi after a revolt within his party; Days after resigning from Telangana Rashtra Samithi, former Telangana Health Minister Etela Rajender joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday. This and more news at 2 PM.
#ChiragPaswan #Israel #NovakDjokovic
A day after the video of an elderly Muslim man being ruthlessly beaten went viral, the Ghaziabad police swung into action and has arrested 2 more miscreants named Kallu and Adil as per the police's statement.
#AbdulSamad #Ghaziabad #MuslimManBeaten
Every year, the “Icehotel” has to be built again from fresh snow and ice. It’s the oldest hotel of its kind in the world. Guests have been coming here since 1989 to spend a frosty night.
#Sweden #IceHotel #Jukkasjärvi
Many consider vegetarians the new superheroes. They eat no meat and so have a reduced carbon footprint. But is that really true? An avocado can actually do more damage to the environment than a steak. Environmental vegetarianism – fact or fiction?
#Vegetarianism #Environment #SavingEarth
Business journalist Sucheta Dalal was trending this morning after Twitter users attributed a sharp drop in shares of Adani group of companies to a tweet by her, hinting at scandal involving possible rigging in favour of stock prices of a group of companies. Dalal didn’t name any company in her tweet.
#SuchetaDalal #Adani #Scam2021
A television journalist based in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district died Sunday night in what the police have called a motorcycle accident. Just a day before his death, Sulabh Shrivastava, who worked for ABP News and its regional arm, ABP Ganga, wrote to senior police officials saying he felt threatened following his recent reportage of liquor mafias in the district.
#SulabhShrivastava #LiquorMafia #UP
The Samajwadi Party and the Aam Aadmi Party have alleged a scam in the Ram temple land deal. The 2 opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh claim the illicit transaction took place this year in March itself. The Trust called the charges frivolous. Here is what happened.
#RamMandir #LandScam #RamMandirScam