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New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 February 2019, 12:01 AM
The latest stories of Sunday, February 13.
The latest stories of Sunday, February 13.

Today is the last day of the Budget Session of Parliament and the CAG report on Rafale is likely to be tabled. Also, the Triple Talaq Bill might be tabled in the Rajya Sabha. The Enforcement Directorate will continue questioning Robert Vadra in connection with the Bikaner land scam case in Jaipur. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold meetings with Congress party workers and leaders in Lucknow for the third day. Several opposition leaders will assemble at the event, ‘Tanashahi Hatao, Desh Bachao’ (Remove Dictatorship, Save Country), organised by the Aam Aadmi Party. The chief ministers of West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh are among the opposition leaders expected to attend the Jantar Mantar event. BJP president Amit Shah will visit the Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj today. 

In international news, Mexican drug lord El Chapo, called the world’s greatest drug lord of all time, has been convicted and faces life in prison. The verdict was announced by a New York jury. Several people were killed on Tuesday when a stampede erupted at a campaign rally of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari days ahead of general elections.

  Feb 13, 2019  17:13 (IST)

Kullu: Fire breaks out at Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery in Kais. One fire tender present at the spot. No injuries reported.

  Feb 13, 2019  13:13 (IST)

BJP President Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath perform 'aarti' at Triveni Sangam in Prayagraj.

  Feb 13, 2019  12:11 (IST)

Supreme Court today slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for the poor upkeep of the historic Taj Mahal and asked it to file a fresh vision document within four weeks with respect to the steps it wanted to take in this regard.

  Feb 13, 2019  12:27 (IST)

Earthquake with a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale hit Kangra

A 3.5 low-intensity magnitude earthquake struck Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district on Wednesday, officials said. No loss of life or property was reported, they said. The epicentre of the earthquake was north of Dharamshala town at a depth of five kilometre, Director, Shimla Meteorological Centre, Manmohan Singh, said. The earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale was recorded at 7:35 am today, he said. He said mild tremors were felt in areas across the district. Most parts of Himachal Pradesh, including Kangra district, fall in the high-seismic sensitive zone. 

  Feb 13, 2019  09:49 (IST)

UP CM flags off a motor car rally in Lucknow,organised to commemorate 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary. Rally will travel through places historically associated with Mahatma Gandhi, both in India, as well as in Bangladesh& Myanmar creating awareness on road safety.

  Feb 13, 2019  09:11 (IST)

Karnataka: Congress MLA Ramesh Jarkiholi arrived in Bengaluru last night. He had been incommunicado for the past few days.

  Feb 13, 2019  08:38 (IST)

Chandigarh-Manali National Highway is blocked at Banala near Aut in Mandi district due to falling of boulders following a landslide. Machines are being used to remove the boulders, reports ANI.

  Feb 13, 2019  08:16 (IST)

Tamil Nadu: Forest officials, trained in scuba diving, participated in the removal of plastic waste from Gulf of Mannar on Tuesday. (Photo: ANI)

  Feb 13, 2019  07:55 (IST)

As many as 14 Delhi-bound trains running late due to fog low and visibility.

  Feb 13, 2019  07:12 (IST)

Karnataka: Visuals from Sakrebailu elephant camp in Shivamogga which helps in domesticating rescued elephants from across the country.

  Feb 13, 2019  07:08 (IST)

Gujarat: A tiger was spotted by a camera trap in Lunawada, Mahisagar on 11 February. The tiger is believed to be 7 to 8-year-old. Gujarat now has the presence of both tigers and lions. 

First Published: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 06:57 AM
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