Mid-day News Nuggets
The BJP wrested the Pasighat Municipal Council (PMC) from the Congress by winning six of the eight seats of the civic body in Arunachal Pradesh.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah laid the foundation stone of a medical college and nine law institutes, besides launching two other projects in Assam during his visit to the state.
North Garo Hills (NGH) police on December 24 recovered a huge stock of Indian-made foreign liquor(IMFL) that was meant to be sold during the two dry days on December 24 and 25.
Around 50 insurgents belonging to a breakaway faction of the Naga militant outfit NSCN-K are likely to join the national mainstream as the group is finding it difficult to survive following enhanced cooperation between the Indian Army and the Myanmarese armed forces along the border.
A returnee from the United Kingdom was found to be COVID positive in Tripura.
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday claimed that its digital media campaign against the Narendra Modi government's policy towards the farming community has got a huge response on Twitter.
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation opened a first-of-its-kind toy bank in Najafgarh zone, for children who can't afford them.
In view of a new strain of coronavirus found in the United Kingdom, an MLA in Goa demanded institutional quarantine of those who have tested positive for the infection on their return to the state from the UK.
The Jammu and Kashmir Police has filed a charge sheet against three people, including an Army officer, in the Shopian alleged fake encounter killings of three civilians in July this year.
A Pakistani army helicopter on a rescue mission crashed overnight, killing all four aboard.