GFuture Course of Farmers’ Protests in Punjab in Doubt as State Issues Fresh Curbs on Gatherings From March 1
The future course of farmers’ protests in Punjab stays unclear because the state authorities on Tuesday introduced contemporary restrictions on indoor and outside gatherings, authorising deputy commissioners to put in place evening curfews from March 1. The transfer comes amid rising concern over an upswing within the variety of coronavirus instances within the state.
BJP Sweeps Gujarat Municipal Corporation Polls; AAP, AIMIM Make Inroads With Congress on Backfoot
The BJP on Tuesday swept elections to six municipal firms in Gujarat by profitable 483 out of 576 seats. The ruling occasion retained energy in all of the six municipal firms within the state — Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Jamnagar and Bhavnagar. The polls had been held on February 21.
‘Being Editor of Toolkit Not An Offence’: Delhi Court Grants Bail to Activist Disha Ravi
A Delhi court docket on Tuesday granted bail to local weather change activist Disha Ravi, arrested in reference to allegedly being concerned in sharing a “toolkit” on social media associated to the farmers’ protest, terming the proof produced by police as scanty and sketchy. The creation of a WhatsApp group or being the editor of an “innocuous Toolkit” is just not an offence, stated the court docket.
Centre Asks 5 States, Including Maharashtra & Punjab, to Expedite Covid Vaccination of Healthcare Workers
The Union well being ministry on Tuesday requested Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir and Chhattisgarh to expedite the vaccination of healthcare and frontline staff in order to confer immunity within the shortest doable timeframe within the wake of a rising development of COVID-19 instances and positively fee in some districts.
Thousands Of Private School Teachers, Staff Stage Protest Against 30% Cut In School Fees In Bengaluru
Thousands of personal college academics, non-teaching workers and the varsity administration members took to the streets on Tuesday as a mark of protest towards the federal government order pertaining to discount of charges. Striking associations declare that the payment discount would have a cascading impact together with their salaries.
Gautam Gambhir Makes His Stand Clear on Indo-Pak Cricket Ties, Ridicules Shahid Afridi
Member of Parliament and former star cricketer Gautam Gambhir has strongly opposed the concept of resumption of cricket between India and Pakistan till Islamabad stops cross-border terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir. The star of the 2007 T20 India-Pakistan World Cup Final and 2011 India-Sri Lanka Final, Gautam Gambhir, stated, “Ultimately, cricket doesn’t matter. The lives of our troopers do.”
Kareena Kapoor Heads Home After Giving Birth, Taimur and Saif Ali Khan Accompany Her
Kareena Kapoor gave delivery to a child boy on February 21 in a Mumbai hospital. Saif thanked followers and effectively wishers for his or her love and stated that Kareena and their new born son are “protected and wholesome”. In an official assertion Saif stated, “We have been blessed with a child boy. Mom and child are protected and wholesome. Thank you to our effectively wishers for his or her love and help.”