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Haryana INLD chief and former MLA Nafe Singh Rathee was killed after unidentified assailants opened fire at his car in the Jhajjar district of Haryana on Sunday. A video from the site shows bullet marks on his car. "We received information regarding an incident of firing...The accused will be arrested soon," said a senior police official.
short by Shalini ojha / 07:47 pm on 25 Feb
INLD's Haryana chief Nafe Singh Rathee and a party worker named Jaikishan were shot dead after unidentified assailants fired multiple rounds at the leader's car in Haryana's Jhajjar. A doctor said they were shot in neck, near backbone, thighs and shoulder. "The cause of death was sudden vessel damage and blood loss," the doctor added.
short by Arshiya Chopra / 09:10 pm on 25 Feb
INLD leader Abhay Chautala has claimed that Nafe Singh Rathee, who was shot dead on Sunday, told him six months back that police informed Rathee that he could be attacked anytime. "He (Rathee) wrote to Jhajjar SP, Home Minister and CM about the threat to his life...however, no security arrangements were made," Chautala stated. Rathee was shot dead in Haryana.
short by Nakul Ahuja / 11:08 pm on 25 Feb
TV anchor Pranav Sistla, who was kidnapped by a woman for marriage, said it was "daunting, scary and painful". "Not so often that you ever dare, even in your wildest dreams of getting kidnapped, in a city like Hyderabad, in 2024," he wrote in an Instagram post. He revealed he was physically and mentally injured for no mistake of his.
short by Shalini ojha / 10:46 pm on 25 Feb
Fazil Khan, the 27-year-old journalist who died in a fire in a New York building, worked as a data reporter at The Hechinger Report. He worked as a correspondent at CNN-News18 in Delhi and moved to New York in 2020. He graduated in 2021 from Columbia Journalism School where he pursued an MS Data Journalism program.
short by Shalini ojha / 06:28 pm on 25 Feb
A 48-year-old doctor, Dr Kailas Rathi, was attacked with a sickle in Maharashtra's Nashik by his former employee's husband. Sharing a video of the incident, Federation of Resident Doctors' Association (FORDA) said Rathi was attacked 18 times. Police said the woman was sacked after she misappropriated ₹6 lakh but was reinstated. She again took ₹12 lakh and wasn't returning it.
short by Shalini ojha / 09:37 pm on 25 Feb
An Indian Air Force Dornier aircraft was deployed to airlift a liver from Pune to Delhi on the night of February 23. "The subsequent transplant surgery helped save the life of a veteran," the IAF posted on X, while sharing a few pictures. The mission was crucial as it was conducted at short notice, IAF added.
short by Shalini ojha / 07:53 pm on 25 Feb
Delhi police nab SIMI operative Hanif Sheikh after 22-year manhunt
short by The Hawk Editor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Delhi Police arrested a 47-year-old SIMI member, Hanif Sheikh, in Maharashtra after a 22-year hunt. Accused of editing a banned magazine and radicalizing youths, Sheikh faced sedition and UAPA charges. This marks a significant breakthrough in counter-terrorism efforts by the Special Cell.
short by The Hawk Editor / 05:53 pm on 25 Feb
Pics show 1,300-year-old temples found in Telangana
short by Subhash Kamble / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Archaeologists have unearthed two ancient temples dating back to the Badami Chalukyan period, along with a rare inscription, in Mudimanikyam village of Nalgonda district, Telangana. The temples, estimated at least 1,300 years old, showcase unique architectural styles, blending Badami Chalukyan and Kadamba Nagara influences.
short by Subhash Kamble / 06:44 pm on 25 Feb
I took away 5-wicket haul from Kuldeep Yadav: Ravichandran Ashwin
short by FPJ Online Edit / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Veteran Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin feels Kuldeep Yadav deserved a fifer on day 3 of the 4th Test against England in Ranchi. After Kuldeep finished with 4 wickets, Ashwin observed that the wrist-spinner's ability to change his pace has been the biggest improvement from before.
short by FPJ Online Edit / 06:00 pm on 25 Feb
BRS MLC K Kavitha challenges CBI summons in Delhi excise policy case, citing previous notice under Section 160 CrPC. She requests abeyance due to election commitments but offers virtual questioning. Asserts no role in accusations, questions logic behind new summons under Section 41A CrPC amid sub-judice matter.
short by News Desk / 07:14 pm on 25 Feb
Swamy predicts major BJP win, denies Modi's influence
short by The Hawk Editor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
BJP's Subramanian Swamy credits a rise in Hindu pride for enhancing the party's Lok Sabha election chances, downplaying "Modi magic". He emphasised BJP-RSS's focus on organization and principles over individuals, criticised Congress, and welcomed Nitish Kumar's return to the NDA, while targeting Rahul Gandhi over the National Herald case.
short by The Hawk Editor / 07:11 pm on 25 Feb
Akhilesh Yadav joins Rahul's Nyay yatra in Agra
short by The Hawk Editor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Samajwadi Party's Akhilesh Yadav joins Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra' in Agra. Together with Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, they rally amid enthusiastic supporters, condemning BJP's treatment of farmers and promising change under INDIA coalition. Uttar Pradesh's political landscape heats up as Lok Sabha polls near.
short by The Hawk Editor / 06:10 pm on 25 Feb
Delhi Police's Southern Range Special Cell claimed on Sunday to have arrested Hanif Sheikh, one of the most elusive members of the banned organization Student's Islamic Movement of India(SIMI). Officials said that the arrested accused was wanted in connection with an unlawful activities and sedition case and was declared a proclaimed offender.
short by Shivani / 07:01 pm on 25 Feb
LS polls: No Modi wave in Telangana, says KTR, slams Revanth
short by News Desk / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
BRS working president K T Rama Rao denies a "Modi wave" in Telangana ahead of Lok Sabha polls. Criticizes PM Modi's performance and CM Revanth Reddy's leadership. Slams delays in Rythu Bandhu funds, power cuts, and water issues under Congress rule. Vows BRS's commitment to state interests.
short by News Desk / 07:19 pm on 25 Feb
'I should get Nobel prize': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, here's why
short by Harshit Seth / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said he should get a Nobel prize for able to run the government in Delhi. "I should get a Nobel prize for this. I should get Nobel prize for finding solutions to the troubles caused by BJP and Delhi LG to residents of Delhi," Kejriwal said.
short by Harshit Seth / 09:23 pm on 25 Feb
Bengaluru's driverless metro train which has been imported from China will initially commence its operation with drivers. The six-coach driverless metro train is temporarily at the Hebbagodi depot located in Electronic City, Bengaluru's prominent IT hub in the southern region. Out of the 36 train sets on order, only 15 will incorporate the sophisticated CTBC system, enabling autonomous operation
short by Shivani / 09:15 pm on 25 Feb
Nagpur Man Kills Colleague Over Work Remark
short by Varsha / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
According to an official, a junior coworker detained for the alleged murder of a worker at an IT consulting services company in Nagpur told the police he was furious after hearing his senior criticize him for his performance at work. The victim, identified as L Devanathan NR Lakshminarasimhan (21), had been employed by Hexaware Technologies as an assistant manager.
short by Varsha / 10:06 pm on 25 Feb
Kota teacher thrashes 5-yr-old girl, dislocates her bone; arrested
short by Nidhi Sinha / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
A government schoolteacher has been arrested in Rajasthan's Kota district for allegedly thrashing a Class 1 girl and dislocating her arm bone at Kheda Rasulpur school, police said on Sunday. Mohammed Sattar was arrested following a complaint by the five-year-old girl's father. Police said Sattar pulled the girl's arm that caused dislocation of the bone.
short by Nidhi Sinha / 05:59 pm on 25 Feb
Never thought I'd talk to PM: Drone Didi on coming on Mann Ki Baat
short by Nakul Ahuja / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
PM Narendra Modi interacted with 'Drone Didi' Sunita from UP during his 110th episode of 'Mann Ki Baat'. Reacting to featuring on the radio show, she said, "I am very happy to speak to the PM...never thought I'd talk to him." She added, "We use drones to spray the fields that are large in area. It saves time."
short by Nakul Ahuja / 06:52 pm on 25 Feb
Ambanis facilitate new temple complex in Guj before Anant-Radhika wedding
short by Debaroti Adhikary / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
Ahead of Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding, the Ambani family has facilitated the construction of several new temples in Jamnagar, Gujarat. The temple complex, overseen by master sculptors, will reportedly also showcase the talents of local artisans. Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant got engaged last year and are set to get married in July.
short by Debaroti Adhikary / 05:54 pm on 25 Feb
Man Sets Record by Removing Bottle Caps With Head
short by Varsha / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
A Pakistani man's attempts to smash the record for "Most bottle caps removed with the head in 1 minute" in a video posted by the official GWR handle. He holds the caps at an angle and brings his head to with force to remove them. Rashid set the record of 77 bottle caps removed in 1 min in Feb 2023.
short by Varsha / 08:37 pm on 25 Feb
Thrilling UP Chase: Man Holds On to Car Bonnet for 3 Km
short by Varsha / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
In a disturbing incident of reckless driving from UP, a man was allegedly dragged on the bonnet of a car for nearly three kilometers after his car was hit by the accused's sedan. The victim, identified as Ramesh Kumar, stated that the driver accelerated the car and made him trip over onto the bonnet when he tried to confront them.
short by Varsha / 06:37 pm on 25 Feb
ED summons Hiranandani promoters over Forex violations
short by The Hawk Editor / on 25 Feb 2024,Sunday
ED summons Hiranandani Group's Niranjan and Darshan Hiranandani for questioning in a foreign exchange violation case. Searches conducted in Mumbai linked to FEMA. The probe includes a BVI-based trust and foreign transactions. The group pledges cooperation, amid separate accusations involving TMC leader Mahua Moitra and the Adani Group.
short by The Hawk Editor / 06:54 pm on 25 Feb
Senior BRS leader T Harish Rao writes an open letter to Telangana CM Revanth Reddy, urging action on TSRTC merger with state government. Reminds of BRS-led decision, seeks implementation date. Requests payments as per 2013 PRC for employees, and additional 2000 buses for growing demand.
short by News Desk / 07:17 pm on 25 Feb
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