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Nadda on 2-day visit to Varanasi from Sunday
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) BJP national president Jagat Prakash Nadda will be on a two-day visit to Varanasi from Sunday where he will participate in various programmes of the party and meet BJP MPs and MLAs also.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
5 held in molestation, stabbing case in Kalkaji
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The Delhi Police arrested three persons and apprehended two in connection with the stabbing of a boy and molestation of a girl in South East Delhi's Kalkaji.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
BJP ally in Assam snap ties, joins 'Mahagathbandhan'
Guwahati, Feb 27 (IANS) Just a month ahead of the Assam Assembly polls, in a significant political development on Saturday, ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) estranged ally Bodoland People's Front (BPF) has announced to snap ties with the party and has joined Congress led grand alliance to fight the assembly polls.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
Road Safety World Series: Pathan, Ojha join India Legends team
Raipur, Feb 27 (IANS) All-rounder Yusuf Pathan, who retired from all forms of cricket on Friday, Naman Ojha, and R. Vinay Kumar, who also retired on Friday will feature in the India Legends team in next month's Road Safety World Series.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Uttarakhand ,Sports,Cricket
CoWIN to open for registration on Mar 1, walk-ins to likely supersede
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Day one of third phase of Covid vaccination is likely to see walk-in registrations in huge amount since the CoWIN portal is unlikely to be operational before March 1, officials told IANS.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Bihar's RJD keen to contest Assam polls
Guwahati, Feb 27 (IANS) Bihar's main opposition party Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday said that his party would contest the upcoming Assam Assembly polls in alliance with "like-minded" parties.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
Indian Arrows prodigies do well in Indian Super League
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) As the league phase of the Indian Super League (ISL) draws to a close on Sunday, it's time to take stock of the competition so far, played in a bio-bubble in Goa.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
ISL: Odisha beat East Bengal 6-5, match sets record for most goals
Bambolim (Goa), Feb 27 (IANS) Odisha recorded only their second win of the Indian Super League (ISL) season on Saturday with a stunning 6-5 win over East Bengal -- a new record for most goals scored in a match -- at the GMC Stadium.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
'Hope new policy won't abolish Lokayukta itself'
Bengaluru, Feb 27 (IANS) Batting for a stronger Lokayukta institution, Karnataka Lokayukta Justice P. Vishwanatha Shetty, on Saturday said that he is hopeful that the state's new dispute resolution policy should not be a step towards further weakening the Lokayukta institution.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Andhra registers 118 more Covid infections, tally 8.89L
Amaravati, Feb 27 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh registered 118 new Covid cases on Saturday, increasing the state's tally over 8.89 lakh, even as 86 more persons recovered from the virus in the past 24 hours.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka Law Commission chief calls for technology upgradation
Bengaluru, Feb 27 (IANS) Karnataka Law Commission chairman S. R. Bannurmath on Saturday appealed to the Karnataka government to improve the technical services in the legal infrastructure like providing internet, computers and updated software to allow High Court judges, advocate generals and other legal officers to discharge their duties properly.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
22.1% in Kerala believe country moving forward but not their lives
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Out of 4,776 people from 126 Assembly seats in Assam, 21.81 per cent people in the IANS Cvoter survey said that they believe the country is moving forward but not their lives, while 27.09 per cent believed the country is moving forward and their lives too.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Coach Trott on thin ice as Eng batting falters, vows fightback
Ahmedabad, Feb 27 (IANS) England's current batting consultant Jonathan Trott's trip to India in 2012-13 as a batsman had a shaky start with the right-hander getting 0, 17, 0 against left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha and off-spinner R Ashwin.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Cong dissident leaders 'are pained to see party become weak'
Jammu, Feb 27 (IANS) Senior leaders of the Congress accompanying Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said they are pained to see the party becoming weak with each passing day.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
In Assam 46.93% believe living standards will improve
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) As many as 46.93% out of 4776 people from 126 Assembly seats in Assam believe that their living standards will improve in the next one year, according to the IANS Cvoter survey. 1.34% out of total participants said there will be no change in their living standards, 10.09% said their living standards will deteriorate and 41.64% said they can't assess this.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Strandja boxing: Kumar gets silver in 52kg, Boora bronze in 69kg
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Deepak Kumar's fine run in the men's 52kg category came to an end on Saturday as he lost to local favourite Daniel Asenov 2-3 in the final of the 72nd Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Bengal first among 5 poll-bound states in improved living standards
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) West Bengal was at the first rank in improved living standards of people - the highest among the five poll-bound states in the last one year, according to the IANS Cvoter survey.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
1st batch of MBBS students inaugurated at GMC Doda
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Union Minister Jitendra Singh inaugurated the first batch of MBBS students at Government Medical College located in J&K's Doda in the virtual presence of Lieutenant Governor of J&K Manoj Sinha.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Politics
I-League: TRAU look to stay in top six with win over Sudeva
Kalyani (West Bengal), Feb 27 (IANS) Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) will look to end the first stage of the I-League on a high and secure a place amongst the top-six when they face Sudeva Delhi FC on Sunday at the Kalyani Municipal Stadium.
2021-02-27
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
DPS Srinagar rewards girl who braved odds
Srinagar, Feb 27 (IANS) Delhi Public School (DPS) Srinagar on Saturday announced scholarship and reward for the daughter of a daily wage labour who excelled in class 10 exams braving all odds against the poverty of her parents.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Education,Human Interest/Society
I-League: Aizawl chasing win and luck in match vs Chennai
Kalyani (West Bengal), Feb 27 (IANS) Aizawl FC will need a win against Chennai City at the Kalyani Municipal stadium on Sunday to finish the first phase of the I-League within the top six.
2021-02-27
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Kerala CM Vijayan most popular with 72.92% respondents
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The anti-incumbency wave seems have marginal effect on the popularity of chief ministers of Assam, Kerala and West Bengal. According to an IANS CVoter survey, the chief ministers are popular amongst the people due to their performance: 58.27 per cent in Assam, 72.92 per cent in Kerala and 57.5 per cent in West Bengal.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Rahul preferred as PM in Kerala, TN
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Congress scion Rahul Gandhi will trounce Prime Minister Narendra Modi if Kerala and Tamil Nadu had a chance to elect the Prime Minister directly.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Pink ball gives edge to bowlers on bowler-friendly pitches: Ashwin
Ahmedabad, Feb 27 (IANS) India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Saturday said that 'pink-ball' Test cricket was still evolving and teams were still getting to grips with the ball that was tough to handle for a spinner due to the extra gloss on it. He also said that batting can get tough against the pink ball if it gives a little help to bowlers.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
KVIC's e-market portal records Rs 1.12 cr turnover
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Khadi and Village Industry Commission's (KVIC) footprint in the online marketing segment has found tremendous public patronage as its gross turnover has amounted to Rs 1.12 crore within just eight months of the launch of Khadi's e-portal www.khadiindia.gov.in.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Strandja Memorial Boxing: Kumar clinches silver in 52kg
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Deepak Kumar's good run in the men's 52kg category of the 72nd Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria, came to an end on Saturday as he lost to local favourite Daniel Asenov 2-3 in the final, settling for silver.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Mamata, Sonowal, Pinarayi still favoured as CM (Ld)
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Three incumbents -- Mamata Banerjee, Sarbananda Sonowal and Pinarayi Vijayan -- enjoy strong approval ratings as their respective states go to the polls.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
UPA may form govt in Tamil Nadu with 150+ seats win
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is likely to sweep the Tamil Nadu assembly with a projected win on 158 seats, which is a growth of 60 seats over what it won in 2016 assembly elections, whereas the vote share is also supposed to rise by 2 per cent, as per the IANS C-Voter Poll Survey.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Survey: Modi in Bengal, Rahul in Kerala most suited for PM
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Despite being the top choice as a Chief Minister in West Bengal, the voter in the state prefers Narendra Modi as a suitable candidate for the Prime Minister's post.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Mamata, Sonowal, Vijayan most suited for CM's post
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The incumbent chief ministers of Kerala, Assam and West Bengal are still far ahead in terms of popularity to their nearest challengers for office. In Tamil Nadu the leader of the main opposition party is more favoured for the office of chief minister than the incumbent one. In Puducherry, N Rangaswamy of All India N.R. Congress (AINRC) is the popular choice for the post of chief minister.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Assam: NDA's vote share to rise, may win 72 seats
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The National Democratic Alliances (NDA) vote share is likely to increase by 1.9 per cent in the upcoming Assam elections, while it may bag 72 seats out of the overall 126, the IANS-CVoter survey revealed on Saturday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
LDF may win Kerala assembly polls with 87 seats
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The CPI (M)-led Left Democratic Front is going to give a tough fight to the Congress-United Democratic Front coalition and the Bharatiya Janata Party in the upcoming assembly elections in Kerala, as it is likely to win 87 seats out of 140 and have a vote share of over 40 per cent, the IANS-CVoter survey revealed on Saturday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Now Karnataka to act against illegal abattoirs
Bengaluru, Feb 27 (IANS) Karnataka is mulling tough action against illegal abattoirs across the state which are the primary reason for 'illegal slaughtering' of cattle especially cows, said state Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Chauhan on Saturday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
70% people in Bengal, Assam satisfied with PM's work
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Around 70 per cent of people in West Bengal and Assam are satisfied with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's policies and works, stated a survey carried out by IANS C-Voter.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
I-League: Mohammedans face unbeaten Real Kashmir
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) With their place in the I-League's top-six on the line, Mohammedan Sporting will face a tough challenge against an unbeaten Real Kashmir at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) on Sunday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Left-Cong to hold mega rally at Kolkata's brigade ground tomorrow
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Front, Congress and Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui's Indian Secular Front (ISF) will organise a mega rally in Kolkata's iconic brigade parade ground on Sunday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
People in TN unsatisfied with Centre's works: CVOTER
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) People in Tamil Nadu are unsatisfied with the development works carried out by the BJP-ruled Centre, stated a survey carried out by IANS C-Voter.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
TMC likely to get 156 seats in Bengal, BJP 100 out of 294 seats
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) It is a straight war between Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the BJP in West Bengal, which voted left parties to power, for many decades since independence. Though, it seems the TMC has a clear edge in this political fight, BJP is not far behind and likely to make a huge dent in the political equation of the state.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Mamata winning Bengal, BJP perception battle
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The battle for the states is a mixed bag with Mamata Banerjee projected to win the high-stakes battle for West Bengal despite losing the war of perception, DMK-Congress is sweeping Tamil Nadu, the Left is comfortably retaining Kerala while the BJP is retaining Assam and the AINRC--BJP alliance in Puducherry is slated to be victorious, as per the IANS C Voter opinion poll wave 2.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
NDA projected to form govt with 2/3rd majority in Puducherry
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) : The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is likely to form the government in Puducherry by bagging close to two-third assembly seats in the upcoming election of the UT scheduled on April 6, the IANS C-voter opinion poll has projected.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
49% people in Kerala 'not satisfied' with Amit Shah's work: Survey
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Almost half of a group of people in poll-bound Kerala expressed their dissatisfaction with the work of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the IANS C-Voter Opinion Poll survey said.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
EC holds transfer of 18 police officers in Assam
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The Election Commission on Saturday kept the transfer orders of 12 Indian Police Service (IPS) and six Assam Police Service (APS) officers on "abeyance" in the poll-bound Assam considering impostition of Model Code of Conduct in the state.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Temple culture linked to Goa's cultural identity: CM
Panaji, Feb 27 (IANS) If culture associated with Goa's temples vanishes, then it will be difficult to preserve Goan culture in its entirety, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Saturday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics,Religion
ISL: Mumbai-ATK Mohun Bagan showdown for top spot (Match Preview 110)
Bambolim (Goa), Feb 27 (IANS) The final match of the Indian Super League's (ISL) group stage will also decide which team finishes on top of the points table as top-ranked ATK Mohun Bagan clash with second-placed Mumbai City at the GMC Stadium on Sunday.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Bhumi: Can't imagine how career would shape up without 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha'
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Bhumi Pednekar is currently shooting for Badhaai Do in Rishikesh, where she shot for her first film, the 2015 release Dum Laga Ke Haisha, six years ago. She says her debut film will always be a milestone in her life and she cannot imagine how her career would have shaped up without it.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
England unwind at golf course, white ball players joins at hotel
Ahmedabad, Feb 27 (IANS) The Indian and England teams are treating their bio-bubble lives a bit differently from each other. The Indian team is not rotating its players and relaxing inside the hotels while the England team is rotating players and even finding opportunities to go outdoors.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Odisha allows Jatra shows with cap of 2,000 persons
Bhubaneswar, Feb 27 (IANS) The Odisha government on Saturday released Covid-19 guidelines for March allowing the Jatra organisers to hold shows subject to a ceiling of 2,000 persons.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
Artists perform 'Ragini' in support of farmers at Ghazipur
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Showing solidarity with the farmers protesting against the three new farm laws enacted last year, Noida artists performed 'Ragini' at the protest site at Ghazipur border here.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Recreated version of 'Ek ladki bheegi bhaagi si' out on March 2
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Kishore Kumars immortal song Ek Ladki bheegi bhaagi si, which co-starred Madhubala and featured in the 1958 superhit comedy Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi, is set for a recreation, due to be out on March 2.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Police, Army foil Maoists terror plot, deactivate 83 IEDs
Gaya (Bihar), Feb 27 (IANS) A joint operation launched by the Bihar police and the Army averted a major terror attack planned by the Maoists near the Chakrabandha police station area in Naxal-affected Gaya district in Bihar. The security forces recovered and disabled 83 IEDs planted on the road.
2021-02-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism