India  /  Published 29.06.22

Single-use plastic ban from July

India will ban the production, sale and use of identified single-use plastic items that have low utility and high littering potential from July 1, the Union environment ministry said on Tuesday, a rem...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 27.06.22

YouTube takes down Moosewala’s ‘SYL’

Sidhu Moosewala’s song SYL, which was released posthumously, is now no longer available on the video-sharing and streaming platform YouTube in India. SYL was written and composed by Moosewala, ...
By PTI, Entertainment Web Desk in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.06.22

No hijab, students seek college shift

Five students have informed a college in Mangalore that they would apply for transfer certificates for not being allowed to wear the hijab in classrooms, as the issue lingers on in Karnataka that has ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 18.06.22

J&K: Curfew relaxed, situation 'peaceful'

Curfew was relaxed for 12 hours from 7 am in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah on Saturday as the overall situation in the town, which witnessed communal tension days ago, remained peaceful, officials...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bhaderwah/Jammu

West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.22

Sikkim bans Kabbadi 4

The Sikkim government on Tuesday banned the release of Nepali film Kabaddi 4: The Final Match in the state to “respect” the sentiments of Buddhist organisations which had taken offence at ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.22

Fewer trawlers take hilsa plunge

High diesel price, coupled with low hilsa catch in the past two years, is weighing heavy on the minds of fishermen as deep marine fishing season resumes on Wednesday. Only some 4,000 of 8,000 trawler...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.06.22

West Bengal bans plastic bags below 75 microns of thickness from next month

The West Bengal government has decided to ban the use of plastic bags below 75 microns of thickness in the state from July 1.  Urban development and municipal affairs minister Firhad Hakim confi...

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.06.22

Internet service restored in Ranchi

Internet services were restored in Ranchi on Sunday morning as the Jharkhand capital showed signs of limping back to normality. Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC restricting gathering ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 11.06.22

J&K: Identification process of accused is on

Advising people to avoid irresponsible comments on social media, a senior government official on Saturday said strict action as per law will be taken against the people who stoke communal tension in J...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bhaderwah/Jammu

West Bengal  /  Published 11.06.22

Bengal: Situation in Howrah 'peaceful', internet still suspended

The situation in West Bengal's Howrah district, which on Friday witnessed violent protests against controversial remarks of suspended BJP spokespersons, was peaceful on Saturday morning even as pr...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


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