Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Twitter post where he shared photos of him lighting "lamps of hope" has become the most retweeted tweet by an Indian politician in 2020.
Ground Report | Farmers observe Bharat Bandh at Delhi-Ghazipur border amid elaborate security arrangements
Farmers protesting at the Delhi-Ghazipur border against the Centre's new farm laws observed 'Bharat Bandh' on Tuesday as elaborate security arrangements were in place.
Nepal and China jointly announced the newly-measured height of Mount Everest on Tuesday. The new height stands at 8848.86 metres.
Bharat Bandh news: Gultekdi market in Pune has come to standstill on the day the country is observing a nationwide shutdown called by the farmer unions.
The Bharat Bandh called by farmer unions against the Centre's farm laws did not have much impact in Noida as shops remained opened and traffic was smooth.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday alleged that the Delhi Police has put Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal under house arrest after he met protesting farmers at the Singhu border.
The Bharat Bandh has crippled normal life in Assam as public transport services have been disrupted across the state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said all villages in India will have high-speed fiber optic data connectivity in three years.
Former managing director of the company, M Sashidharan, was placed under arrest by ED officials as he did not cooperate with the investigation. He was called for questioning on Monday but was arrested. Sashidharan will be produced in the PMLA court today.
A farmer from Haryana, who had been protesting for the past few days at Delhi's Tikri border, was found dead this morning.
Bharat Bandh news: Several trains were cancelled in West Bengal and services of a few were briefly stopped in Maharashtra. Delhi borders have been shut and a heavy police force has been deployed to maintain law and order in view of the Bharat Bandh.
The counting of votes for zila parishad and panchayat samiti election in 21 districts of Rajasthan is underway. The polling was held on November 23, 27, December 1 and 5.