The Supreme Court Friday kept in abeyance its earlier order by which it had transferred, from Rae Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh to Delhi, the accident case in which the Unnao rape victim was severely injured. A bench, comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Deepak Gupta, took note of the submission of Solicitor General Tushar […]

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The Uttar Pradesh government led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has suspended eight officials in Ayodhya and Mirzapur districts where cows were found dead at state-run gaushalas. The government has also issued warnings to the officials across the state against negligence in running the cow shelters. The action comes in the backdrop of several cows […]

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The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Monday termed baseless rumours and news reports suggesting shortage of medicines in Kashmir markets and said drugs worth around Rs 32 crore have been supplied to the valley from July 20 to August 23. The medicines include a wide range of drugs from all categories, including antibiotics, anti-diabetic, proton […]

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The situation was peaceful in Kashmir, but normal life remained affected across the valley for the 23rd consecutive day on Tuesday as markets and schools were shut, while public transport was off the roads, officials said. The situation remained peaceful on Monday and no untoward incident was reported from anywhere in the valley, they added. […]

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Hopeful that India and the United States will find a mutually satisfactory solution to their bilateral differences, the Indian Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla said that the two countries should not allow minor speed bumps to come in the way of what is a great relationship. Shringlas comments came after US Energy Secretary […]

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Days after creating a buzz with her red bahi-khata to present her maiden budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that she chose not to carry the usual suitcase because the Modi government is not a However, this is not the first time that the minister is addressing the symbolism of her choice. Earlier […]

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Atanu Chakraborty, a 1985 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer, has been appointed as the new Economic Affairs Secretary succeeding Subhash Chandra Garg, who will be the new Power Secretary. Anil Kumar Khachi, a 1986-batch IAS from Himachal Pradesh cadre will be the new Secretary, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM). The Appointments Committee […]

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BJP working president J P Nadda Monday pulled up Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur for her remarks that she was not elected to the Lok Sabha for cleaning up toilets, comments that were seen to be mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modis Swachh Bharat campaign. She was summoned to the BJP headquarters, where Nadda conveyed to […]

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Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will visit Umbha village on Tuesday to meet the family members of ten Gond tribals who were gunned down last month over a land dispute. Priyanka Gandhi will also talk to the affected families about the development works in the village and try to get first-hand account of the […]

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Known for his oratorical skills and outspokenness, veteran Congress leader and former union minister Jaipal Reddy never compromised on values throughout his political journey and did not hesitate to even oppose his then political boss, former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, on promulgation of Emergency. The former Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting died at a […]

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