j&k: Fleeing migrant workers seek help to get out of J&K | India News – Times of India

JAMMU: Desperate to exit the Kashmir valley amid targeted killings of civilians from outside the region, hundreds of migrant workers and their families were seen rushing to ticket counters at the railway station and bus stand in Jammu on Wednesday. Many labourers claimed they had wages pending with their employers and feared running out of …

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India logs 19,000 fresh Covid cases, sees slight increase in last 2 days | India News – Times of India

On Wednesday India saw 19,156 fresh covid cases and 245 deaths. For the past two days, there has been a slight increase in cases. It might be the usual weekday effect (cases tend to increase after Monday) or because of the ongoing Durga puja. Only a handful of districts are now reporting over a hundread …

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Arms licensing case: CBI raids residence of former advisor to J&K LG | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: The CBI raided the residence of Baseer Khan, the former advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Manoj Sinha, on Tuesday in connection with the arms licensing case, officials said. The agency also conducted searches at 40 locations in other parts of the country, including New Delhi and Madhya Pradesh. Khan, a promoted IAS …

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Fresh Covid cases remain below 20,000, deaths at 206 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In four of the past six days, India’s Covid tally has remained below the level of 20,000 daily cases. On Saturday, the country saw 17,665 cases and 206 deaths. These number doesn’t include data from UP, Assam, Jharkhand which were yet to come at the time of filing the story. On Saturday, Kerala …

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PM Modi to interact with beneficiaries of SVAMITVA scheme in MP tomorrow | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with beneficiaries of the SVAMITVA (Survey of Villages and Mapping with Improvised Technology in Village Areas) scheme in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday. The Prime Minister will also distribute e-property cards to over 1.7 lakh beneficiaries under the scheme on the occasion. Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh …

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Covid concerns, pension troubles form bulk of calls on helpline for elderly | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Emerging call data trends on ‘Elder Line’ show that at the one end Covid vaccine-related queries have held the attention of seniors after the peak of the second wave, many elderly came forward to share their financial and legal struggles with a significant number of queries pertaining to pensions. But what is worrying …

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Home minister Amit Shah to review situation in Maoist-hit areas with 10 CMs on Sunday | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah will review the security situation in Maoist-affected areas with chief ministers of 10 states on Sunday, officials said. Those who were invited for the day-long physical meeting are the chief ministers of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, Bihar, West Bengal, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Kerala. The home …

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covid: Government fixes Rs 50,000 ex- gratia for kin of Covid victims | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Months after states took the lead in announcing financial assistance for the kin of Covid victims, and after being prodded by the Supreme Court, the Centre on Wednesday informed the SC that the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has fixed an ex gratia of Rs 50,000 to be paid by the states from …

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