Fact check video: Scary video of flooded Nainital is not recent — it’s from 2021

A video of a heavily flooded road has been widely shared online. In the video, as the camera pans away from people wading through knee-deep water, we see a huge lake separated from the flooded street by just a simple metal railing. Those sharing the video claimed this was recent footage from Uttarakhand’s popular tourist destination Nainital.


UP govt orders probe of all properties recorded under Waqf

Amid ongoing controversy over the survey of madrassas in the state, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to undertake a probe of all properties recorded under Waqf. The state government has asked district administrations to undertake a survey of such properties and submit the reports within a month.


'Aim to add another dimension to ties': French minister on partnership with India

French Foreign Affairs Minister Catherine Colonna, in an exclusive interview with India Today, spoke about India-France ties, the Rafale deal, and much more.  She said the aim is to add another dimension to the long strategic partnership that both nations cherish.


Kejriwal vs Modi-Shah in Gujarat?  

As Gujarat gears up for the upcoming assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal claims that the BJP is going to lose the elections while the Congress is "finished", and AAP will be the winner.


Watch: PM Modi unveils Netaji's statue at India Gate

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled the 28-ft-tall statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at the India Gate in Delhi.


Goa's Curlies restaurant to be demolished for flouting coastal zone regulations norms

Goa's Curlies restaurant, where BJP leader Sonali Phogat was allegedly drugged, will be demolished after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) upheld the Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority's order to demolish the iconic shack.


AIADMK tussle: EPS hails high court ruling, OPS to approach SC

AIADMK leader Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) on Friday described the Madras High Court's ruling, which has in effect endorsed his election in July as the party's interim chief, as 'historic.' Rival leader O Panneerselvam said the High Court verdict would be challenged in the Supreme Court. Watch the video to know what the tussle is about.


Actor Nora Fatehi questioned in Rs 200 crore extortion case against conman

The Delhi Police's Economic Offences Wing has questioned Bollywood actor Nora Fatehi in connection with an extortion case linked to conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar, officials said on Saturday. Fatehi was summoned last week. She was questioned at the Mandir Marg office of the EOW for hours on Friday and her statement was recorded, they said.


No, this is not Aishwarya Rai but her doppelganger Aashita Rathore

The internet has found a new lookalike of Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Don't believe us? Watch this story.


TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee appears before ED in coal smuggling case

TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee on Friday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with their investigation into the coal smuggling case. A team of five officers of the ED reached Kolkata on Thursday night to question Banerjee, the TMC's national general secretary. Banerjee was questioned by the ED earlier as well in connection with this case.


Karnataka seer hospitalised after being arrested in sexual abuse case

Chief pontiff of Murugha Mutt Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru, who has been arrested for alleged sexual abuse of high school girls and sent to judicial custody, was taken to the district hospital on Friday after developing some health complications in jail. The seer was questioned for several hours after his arrest late on Thursday night. He reportedly developed some health complications soon after he was sent to jail. 


INS Vikrant proof of 21st century India's effort, talent: PM Modi

“INS Vikrant is not a mere war machine but proof of India’s skill and talent. It is special, different,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. The Prime Minister commissioned the carrier, built at a cost of Rs 20,000 crore, at a function organised at the Cochin Shipyard Limited.