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Karnataka min KS Eshwarappa to resign tomorrow over suicide of contractor

Karnataka Minister KS Eshwarappa, whose name appeared in the alleged suicide case of contractor Sa......

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Delhis new Covid advisory for schools: Shut if any case reported

The Directorate of Education of the Delhi government on Thursday issued an advisory for all privat......

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What Amazon CEO said on adding cryptocurrency as payment option

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Andy Jassy said the e-commerce giant is not close to adding......

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8 in 10 families escaped Covid-19 in last 2 years, survey finds

A new survey, done by LocalCircles, claimed that eight out of 10 families in India didnt get infec......

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US jobless claims rise but remain near a half-century low

The number of people seeking unemployment benefits ticked up last week but remained at a historica......

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NHA, tech providers may tie up for health network

NEW DELHI : Aiming to collaborate with all technology providers to build a national digital heal......

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More deadly Covid variants can emerge: WHO warns of another coronavirus wave

Even though COVID has been declining globally, World Health Organisation (WHO) asserted that with ......

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RSS hospital only for hindus? Ratan Tata asked Nitin Gadkari. See his reply

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said he once told industrialist Ratan Tata that the Rasht......

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Post-COVID, new year shoppers crowd major Kolkata markets

Owing to COVID, businesses remained lull for over 2 years in Bengal. But an annual stock clearance......

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‘Stay calm, but…’: Delhis top doctor cautions as Covid cases rise

Delhis top hospital doctor on Thursday said there should be calm, at the same time cautious as cor......

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Haryana: Students of classes 10-12 to get free tablets, internet data in May

The Haryana government will provide free tablets to the students of classes 10-12 in May, with pre......

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Delhi reports 325 new Covid cases in 24 hours, positivity rate at 2.39%

The national capital on Wednesday reported 325 new Covid-19 cases and zero deaths in a span of 24 ......

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Govt wants to ease compliance burden on pharma industry: Mandaviya

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Mansukh Mandaviya, has said that the pharmaceutical ......

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NHA asks states to adopt the latest version of health benefit package

The National Health Authority (NHA) has directed its counterparts in the states to adopt the lates......

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Lanka sends SOS on pharma supplies; drugmakers wary

NEW DELHI : The Sri Lankan agency responsible for procuring drugs has asked the Indian body repr......

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High airfares take a toll on domestic air traffic

NEW DELHI : Domestic air passenger traffic declined 4.58% from 2,317,915 during 1 March-7 March ......

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US Fed likely to raise interest rates half-point in May as hawkish pivot deepens

Federal Reserve officials are reinforcing expectations they’ll raise interest rates by a half perc......

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Russian warship sinks; Ukraine says its missile is responsible

A Russian cruiser sank on Thursday night in the Black Sea and Ukraine claimed it was caused by a m......

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India-US ties: EAM Jaishankar meets UN chief Guterres. See details here

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday held a “wide ranging discussion with UN Secreta......

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Karnataka: Heavy rainfall leads to waterlogging in Bengaluru; one dead

Karnatakas capital Bengaluru on Thursday night witnessed heavy rainfall, leading to waterlogging i......

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Petrol, diesel prices today: Fuel rates remain unchanged for ninth straight day

The prices of petrol and diesel have remained unchanged for the ninth consecutive day on Friday, 1......

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Keralas Thiruvananthapuram airport operations to be shut for 5 hours tomorrow

Thiruvananthapuram: The runway at Thiruvananthapuram International Airport in Kerala will be close......

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PNG price hiked by ₹4.25 per SCM, to cost ₹45.86 per unit in Delhi

Amid hike in input gas cost, Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) has increased the price of domestic pi......

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This city likely to introduce FASTag at parking lots

Chandigarh administration is planning to introduce FASTag at all parking lots to make paid -parkin......

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Russia-Ukraine war: US announces $800 million in military aid, heavy weapons

Amid the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, United States President Joe Biden on Wednesday said that his a......

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Will work to attract biz in NYC in post COVID days: Indian-American official

A senior Indian-American official, appointed in New York City Mayor Eric Adams’s administration, s......

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PM Modi to inaugurate Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya today. See details here

In an attempt to showcase the contributions of all the former Prime Ministers since independence, ......

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Covid-19 cases crawl up in Delhi, Mumbai, Noida, Gurugram

Covid-19 cases have gradually started rising in the Delhi-NCR and Mumbai as per the daily health b......

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Dearness Allowance for central govt employees: Revised rates effective this year

Dearness Allowance (DA) of the central government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners......

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President Kovind, PM Modi greet citizens on Baisakhi, Bihu, Puthandu, Odia New Year

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended their greetings to the citizen......

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Andhra fire accident: 13 people injured, 6 dead in chemical factory fire

Total of six people were charred to death and 12 injured in a massive fire accident that took plac......

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Sri Lanka seeks $4 billion aid from IMF amid economic crisis. Top updates

Sri Lanka needs between $3 billion to $4 billion this year to pull itself out of an unprecedented ......

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Russian navys flagship warship seriously damaged, Ukraine claims attack

The Russian navys Black Sea flagship has been seriously damaged by an ammunition explosion, Russia......

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Covid-19: Over 20 school kids test positive in a week in Noida

As schools have reopened across India, 10 students have tested positive for Covid-19 in Noida on W......

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Inox Groups Siddharth Jain buys Worli quadruplex home for ₹144 crore

BENGALURU : Siddharth Jain, executive director of Inox Group, has bought a luxury, sea-facing qu......

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Petrol, diesel prices unchanged for eighth straight day

NEW DELHI: Oil marketing companies (OMCs) kept retail prices of fuel unchanged for the eighth day ......

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‘US understands..’: What EAM Jaishankar said on India, Chinas stand on Russia

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday (local time) said that America does distinguis......

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Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train bridge to be completed by 2024. See photos

Indias first longest-ever bridge over the Narmada river is set to get completed soon. According to......

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Air India says Alliance Air is no longer its subsidiary. Details here

Alliance Air is no longer a subsidiary of Air India, says Air India. The announcement comes months......

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Watch | PM Modi buys first ticket of Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya, the countrys firs......

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Southwest monsoon in India likely to be normal: IMD. See details here

Indias southwest monsoon seasonal rainfall between June to September is likely to be normal at 96 ......

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Dubai vs Singapore: Key factors to consider if you decide to move

As some expats in Asia increasingly look to Singapore as a financial center destination - due in p......

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Brooklyn subway attack: Social media praises man for alerting police on shooter

Following the Brooklyn subway station attack, Zak Dahhan, a 21-year old security camera installer ......

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CNG price hike: Delhi cab drivers expect salary raise

Amid a hike in the prices of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) by the Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL), t......

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Anand Mahindras this desire remains unfulfilled, but his fan has solved it

Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra recently posted multiple pictures of tigers on Twitter. He ......

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No hate speech delivered at Delhi Dharm Sansad, police tells SC. Read here

The Delhi Police has apprised the Supreme Court that there were no instances of hate speech agains......

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Hong Kong to ease some Covid-19 curbs for restaurants, gatherings

Hong Kong will ease some social distancing measures later this month, allowing people to dine in a......

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Delhi: Massive fire breaks out at restaurant in Punjabi Bagh

A massive fire broke out at a restaurant in Delhis Punjabi Bagh area on Thursday afternoon, report......

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M&M announces price hike for its vehicle range from 14 April

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd today announced a price hike of 2.5% on its range of vehicles. This will r......

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Olas Bhavish Aggarwal meets Nitin Gadkari amid EV fire incidents

Bhavish Aggarwal, Founder and Group Chief Executive Officer of cab aggregator platform Ola, operat......

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Delhi school teacher, student test positive for Covid-19, classmates sent home

A teacher and a student of a private school in South Delhi have tested positive for Covid-19, foll......

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Indias democracy is continuously changing with time: PM Modi

Since its independence, every government that has been formed In India has contributed to taking t......

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UK to send those entering illegally to Rwanda

Britain is to send migrants and asylum-seekers who cross the Channel thousands of miles away to Rw......

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Russian submarines fire missiles in Sea of Japan amid tension with Tokyo

Two submarines from Russia’s Pacific Fleet conducted successful launches of Kalibr cruise missiles......

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Delhi to introduce general Covid guidelines in schools tomorrow. Details here

After a teacher and a student tested positive for Covid-19 in Delhi, state Deputy Chief Minister M......

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CNG price hike: Autos, taxis to go on strike. Check details

Owing to the recent CNG price hike, auto, taxi and cab drivers associations on Thursday said they ......

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Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41 billion

Billionaire Elon Musk has offered to buy Twitter for $54.20 per share in cash. Recently, Elon Musk......

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US puts Bharat Biotechs Covaxin Phase 2/3 trials on hold

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has put on hold the phase 2/3 clinical trials of Bharat ......

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Govt seeks EOI for manufacturing zone for power & renewable energy sector

The power ministry on Thursday said that it has sought an Expression of Interest (EOI) for setting......

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Omicron BA.4, BA.5 spotted in 5 countries. WHO explains severity

With new Omicron sub-variants (BA.4 and BA.5) being reported, World Health Organisation (WHO) noti......

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Vistara to start daily flights to Coimbatore from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

Vistara will start flights connecting Coimbatore with Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru from next month,......

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Govt approves 61 proposals out of 67 received under PLI scheme for textiles

The central government has approved financial support for 61 out of the 67 applicants under the pr......

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Elon Musks message to Twitter on his $43 billion takeover offer. Full text

Tesla CEO Elon Musks offer to buy Twitter was first made in a 281-character message to the microbl......

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DDMA to meet on 20 April as Delhi sees uptick in Covid cases

Noting a slight rise in coronavirus cases across the national capital, the Delhi Disaster Manageme......

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Shanghai cases hit record, Xi moves to stop Covid rage but reiterates curbs

Chinas financial hub Shanghai reported over 27,000 coronavirus cases on Thursday, a new high, a da......

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Delhi: 13 injured after gas cylinder explosion in Jamia area

As many as 13 people were injured after a gas cylinder exploded at a fast-food restaurant in the J......

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Incredible answer! Paytm boss praises Jaishankar for his stand on Ukraine war

Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma is singing the praises of Union Minister of External Affairs, D......

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Mamata Banerjee slammed by women’s panel chief over remarks on gangrape case

Amid row over the alleged gang-rape and death of a minor in West Bengals Nadia, the National Commi......

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Mumbai: Indias longest sea bridge set to complete; 76%  construction over

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) on Wednesday said that they have fini......

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Ambedkar Jayanti 2022: Bank, Post office holiday details here

Ambedkar Jayanti 2022 holiday: The Centre has announced a public holiday on April 14 this year on ......

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Sonam Kapoor Anand Ahujas Delhi house robbery: Nurse, husband arrested

New Delhi: A nurse working in actor Sonam Kapoors Delhi residence was arrested along with her husb......

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Indias trade deficit touched $18.51 billion in March: Report

Indias merchandise trade deficit in March touched $18.51 billion, data released by the government ......

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Watch | How social media helped a Zomato delivery man buy a bike

Social media can be put to positive and constructive use, and the story of a struggling life of a ......

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Kerala: Bus, auto, taxi fares to be hiked from 1 May. Details here

Commuters in Kerala will have to shell out more from next month for travel by bus, auto or taxi as......

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IMD predicts very heavy rainfall in these states today; heatwave spell to reduce

India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday said that the intensity of heatwave spell over ......

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Exchange this guy for our guys, girls: Ukraine apprehends Kremlin ally

Ukraine on Tuesday announced that it has apprehended Viktor Medvedchuk, the leader of the Oppositi......

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‘Made in India’ Covid vaccines better than Pfizer, Moderna: Adar Poonawalla

The “Made in India Covid-19 vaccines have been able to provide better protection against the coron......

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US naval ships may be seen at Indian shipyards in future. Read here

In a small but remarkable move, India and the US have decided to look into possibilities of Indian......

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14 airports get ambulifts to reduce mobility while boarding aircraft

In a bid to reduce mobility in boarding an aircraft, as many as 14 airports have been equipped wit......

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India, Japan sign MoC for decentralised domestic wastewater management

NEW DELHI : The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gave approval for a Memo......

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Passenger vehicle sales dip 4% in Mar; When will auto industry see revival?

The auto industry recorded a 4% decline in passenger vehicle wholesales in India for March 2022, h......

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Paks FIA opens probe against Imran Khan over sale of gifted necklace

Pakistans top investigative agency has opened an inquiry against former prime minister Imran Khan ......

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India allows state utilities to sell 25% allocated coal to other producers

India has allowed some state utilities to sell up to 25% of the coal allocated to them to other pr......

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Cabinet approves ₹5,911 crore for Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan scheme

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved the continuation of the Rashtriya ......

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Modi to interact with security forces involved in Deoghar rescue operations

Prime minister Narendra Modi will interact with personnel of the Indian Air Force (IAF), Indian Ar......

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Cabinet approves ₹5,911 crore for extension of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the continuation of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) t......

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India open to additional $2 billion aid for Sri Lanka with eye on China: Report

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI : India is willing to commit up to another $2 billion in financial assistance t......

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Watch: Video of final seconds of Jharkhands ropeway accident

In the tragic ropeway accident in Jharkhands Deoghar, a new video has surfaced from moments before......

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Bullet train trials to be conducted at 350 kmph, same as airplane take-off speed

The trials of the bullet train will be conducted at a speed of 350 kilometres per hour, which is t......

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India, China trade surges to over $31 bn in Q1 of 2022 despite bilateral chill

BEIJING : The India-China bilateral trade increased by 15.3% to over $31 billion in the first qu......

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Delhi sees 299 Covid cases in 24 hours, 50% higher than yesterday

The national capital on Wednesday recorded 299 new coronavirus cases in a span of 24 hours – a ris......

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‘Not yet time’: WHO warns against lowering guard on Covid-19

The emergency committee of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has unanimously agreed that it is n......

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Mumbai reports 73 new COVID-19 cases, highest in almost a month

Mumbai on Wednesday reported a total of 73 new COVID-19 cases, the highest in a day after March 17......

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Green tech in India estimated to reach $45-55 billion by 2027: BCG report

Green tech in India is expected to reach a $45-55 billion market size in the next five years, as p......

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Can XE Covid variant cause severe infections like Delta? Delhi doctor explains

Amid the reports that the Omicron hybrid strain XE is circulating in some parts of the country, a ......

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It is time to build a healthy society through focused interventions: Minister

There is a need to make timely interventions across all generations to improve nutrition among wom......

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Yellen warns China on Russia tie, hints at economic consequences

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday delivered a pointed warning to China on its alignment......

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Sarbananda Sonowal visits Goalpara to assess developmental projects

NEW DELHI : The Union Minister for Ports, Shipping and Waterways, Sarbananda Sonowal, visited Go......

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Deoghar mishap: PM Modi hails efforts of security personnel involved in rescue

The entire country applauds the heroic efforts of those involved in the rescue operations after a ......

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Services exports touch all-time high of $250 billion in FY22

India has achieved for the first time the targeted $250 billion in service exports during the fina......

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Covid still remains deadly: WHO chief warns amid new variants circulating

Covid remains a major public health danger, World Health Organisation (WHO) emergency committee on......

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Centre waives off customs duty on cotton imports till Sept 30

The Centre has waived customs duty on cotton imports till September 30, a move that will give a bo......

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India looks to plug gaps in tea supply after Sri Lanka crisis

India is working on a strategy to fill the supply gaps that have opened up in the global tea marke......

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No talks on rupee-ruble trade: Comm secy

Commerce secretary BVR Subrahmanyam on Wednesday said there are “no official discussions going on ......

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Centre exempts cotton from 10% import duty

To cool prices, the central government on Wednesday exempted cotton imports from 5% basic customs ......

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IGL hikes domestic PNG price by ₹4.25 per SCM. Check latest rate in Delhi-NCR

NEW DELHI : The natural gas distribution company, Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) hiked the domestic ......

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US makes masks mandatory during travel for 2 weeks as Covid-19 rises

Amid the uptick in Covid-19 cases, the Biden administration has extended the nationwide mask requi......

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Mumbai: 99.93% found with Covid-19 antibodies in first quantitative sero-survey

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced that in the first quantitative sero-sur......

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Keralas capital airport operations to be shut for 5 hours tomorrow

Thiruvananthapuram: The runway at Thiruvananthapuram International Airport in Kerala will be close......

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Petrol, diesel prices: No hike in fuel prices today. Check fuel rates here

The prices of petrol and diesel have now remained unchanged for the eighth consecutive day on Thur......

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DDA housing scheme: Draw of lots on April 18; Heres how to check flats status

The Delhi Development Authoritys (DDA) January housing scheme has received a muted response with o......

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IAFs Chinook helicopter creates a new unique record. Details here

Indian Air Forces Chinook helicopter had created a unique record when it flown the longest non-sto......

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IMD weather updates: Rainfall will occur in these states until April 15

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted rainfall in several south Indian states un......

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Ladakh: Reckless tourists drive Audi through Pangong lake sparks outrage

A video of a group of tourists driving an SUV through Ladkahs Pangong lake has created a huge stir......

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For Australia to Europe, airports clogged with queues as travel rebounds

Understaffed airports and airlines from Australia to Europe are struggling to cope with a fresh ru......

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After Mumbai, Uber hikes cab fares in Delhi due to rise in fuel prices

Ride-hailing service Uber India has increased the fares by 12% in the Delhi-NCR due to a rise in f......

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Crisis-stricken Sri Lanka announces default on all external debt

Crisis-stricken Sri Lanka Tuesday announced it would default on its $51 billion external debt pend......

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Anand Mahindra says this farming method can transform lives, planet. See post

Industrialist Anand Mahindra on Tuesday shared a post on the sustainable method of farming. The in......

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India likely to get average monsoon this year: Skymet

MUMBAI : India is likely to get average monsoon rains this year, a private weather forecasting a......

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XE variant threat: Mandaviya directs officials to boost surveillance

Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday directed officials to review the availability of......

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Trade Agreements signed with Australia and UAE will open opportunities: Goyal

Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textil......

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Gautam Adani, only Indian in Worlds top-10 billionaires list: Bloomberg Index

After a meteoric rise in his net worth, entering the $100 billion club, Gautam Adani, founder and ......

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IMD predicts drop in temp, heavy rainfall till 16 Apr in these areas. Read here

The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) has pointed out that owing to the presence of clouds over......

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Working on providing 300 units of free power to every household: Punjab govt

NEW DELHI : The newly-elected Aam Aadmi Party government in Punjab is working on providing 300 u......

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Odisha district suspends internet services after clashes over Ram Navami rally

KEONJHAR : Keonjhar District administration on Tuesday suspended the internet services in the di......

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SIIs Adar Poonawalla says appealed to govt to reduce booster gap to 6 months

Adar Poonawalla, chief executive officer (CEO) of Serum Institute of India (SII), on Tuesday, said......

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Delhi govt to plant 35.38 lakh saplings to fight pollution

In a bid to make the national capital free from pollution, the Delhi Government has set a target o......

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India successfully flight tests ‘Helina’ guided missile for second time

As part of the ongoing user validation trials, indigenously-developed anti-tank guided missile ‘He......

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Peaceful ties with India: Pakistans new PM Shehbaz Sharif to PM Modi

Pakistans new Prime Minister elect Shehbaz Sharif replied to neighbour Indias Prime Minister Naren......

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A matter of concern that…: What Delhi doctors said on COVID cases rising again

With the sudden spike in the Covid positivity rate in Delhi, experts pointed out that there is no ......

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Caught on camera: Woman falls of chopper during rescue ops in Jharkhand, dies

Another mishap took place in the Jharkhand cable car mishap incident, wherein a woman was caught o......

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Covid among children: Dont send kids to school if they show these symptoms

With COVID making a normal lifestyle impossible for over two years, children have become more accu......

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NICDC review: Piyush Goyal asks officials to handhold investors in projects

Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday pressed for complete transparency in the la......

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Cabinet likely to consider raising fertiliser subsidy

Indias cabinet is likely to consider raising the countrys fertiliser subsidy at a meeting on Wedne......

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What are chemical weapons and are they illegal? Explained here

AMSTERDAM : Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has expressed concern that Russia could depl......

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ED summons former Xiaomi head in investigation: Report

Indias federal financial-crime fighting agency has summoned a former India head of Chinas Xiaomi C......

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Concern over possible use of chemical weapons as battle rages in besieged Ukrainian port

LVIV (UKRAINE) : Civilians were fleeing from areas of eastern Ukraine on Tuesday ahead of an ant......

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Fuel prices can be cut if…: Nitin Gadkari on alternatives to petrol, diesel

Owing to rising fuel prices, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari stressed that it has become extremely es......

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Already given up many lives, says Zelensky on giving away any part of Ukraine

As Ukraine gears up for a long decisive battle against Russia in port city Mariupol, President Vol......

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Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak fined for breaking Covid lockdown rules

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak have been told by Lo......

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OPEC sees Russia conflict curbing both oil supply and demand

OPEC sees Russia’s invasion of Ukraine curtailing both world oil demand and supply, indicating lit......

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Railways declare CBT-2 for recruitment to various NTPC posts. Details here

NEW DELHI : The Indian Railways have declared recruitment for the second stage computer-based te......

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New York shooting: 13 injured, undetonated devices recovered at Brooklyn subway

NEW YORK : At least 13 people have been injured in a shooting incident at a subway station in Br......

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Bullet train project: Japan to send modified trains suitable for Indian weather

For Indias ambitious bullet train project, high-speed Shinkansen trains from Japan will be modifie......

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Waterways can provide great opportunities for young entrepreneurs: minister

Waterways can provide the greatest opportunities for young entrepreneurs, Union Minister of Ports,......

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Free drinking water for all Mumbai residents from next month: Aaditya Thackeray

Come May 1, all residents in Mumbai will have access to potable water. Mumbai civic body announced......

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Mumbai shows slight jump in COVID cases; 50% more infections than Mondays tally

After a sharp drop in the daily COVID counts for the last couple of weeks, Mumbai on Tuesday saw a......

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Brooklyn subway shooting: The moment when the attack happened. Watch here

NEW DELHI : At least 13 people were injured when multiple people were shot at in New Yorks Brook......

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Sebi slaps ₹3 lakh penalty on Yug Securities for flouting NSE co-location norm

Sebi on Tuesday slapped a fine of ₹3 lakh on Yug Securities for flouting norms related to the Nat......

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Centre surpasses its FY22 asset monetization target

NEW DELHI : Central government has exceeded its asset monetization target of ₹88,000 crore for ......

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Less than 10,000 adults across India receive booster dose on day 1 of rollout

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Rajnath Singh asks US aerospace giants to explore manufacturing in India

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New housing supply in Delhi-NCR jumps 38% in March quarter: Report

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Mumbai court puts on hold CCI probe of debt trustee units of SBI, Axis, IDBI

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Russia confirms prisoner exchange with Ukraine

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Russia appoints new Ukraine war commander, says US official

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Andhra Pradesh: Governor accepts resignation of all 24 ministers

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Delhi scraps birds eye view project Signature Bridge

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India-Switzerland look at collaborating for Healthcare

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Compliance nudge improves income reporting: CBDT chief

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Shanghai covid cases top 26,000 as Guangzhou shuts schools

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‘Always followed rules’: FM Sunak requests review of ministerial declarations

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Covid-19: India logs 1,054 new cases, 29 deaths, active tally over 11,000

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Auto, cab drivers of these 3 cities will go on strike on April 12. Details here

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Heatwave in Delhi: Max temperature to hover around 42 degrees Celsius, says IMD

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Amit Shah inaugurates Indo-Pak border viewing point in Gujarats Nada Bet

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Delhi Metro upgrades its baggage scanning system with advanced features

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IMD predicts severe heatwave, very heavy rainfall in these states till Tuesday

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This state hikes electricity bill by 2.64%. Check new rates here

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No FBI team probing bitcoin scam in India, clarifies CBI

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Supertech twin towers demolition: Test blast carried out by Noida authority

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Gadkari announces the completion of Palwal elevated flyover on NH -19 in Haryana

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Russian bank VTB loses control over European subsidiary

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Saudi Arabia to allow one million Hajj pilgrims this year

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Indian student from Ghaziabad shot dead in Canada, EAM expresses condolences

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Covid booster dose not a substitute for masks, social distancing, says expert

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan to face no-confidence motion today. Top updates

In the wake of chaotic political play for over a week, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will fin......

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Decision of individual countries including India: US on purchase of Russian oil

Dismissing the reports that sanctions imposed on Russia by the US may also be considered on other ......

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What Imran Khans ex-wife Rehman Khan had to say on his khuddar quam statement

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Delhi witnessed two fire outbreaks today; injuries reported

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India records steep dip in Covid-19 cases, 1,150 new cases reported in 24 hours

As India records a steep decline in the number of Covid-19 cases in recent weeks, the Union Health......

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26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeeds son declared terrorist

Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Mohammad Saeeds son Hafiz Talha Saeed has been declared a de......

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Armed forces personnel can draw HRA without furnishing NAC. Check details

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IMD weather updates: Heavy rainfall, heatwave in these areas till April 12

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Delhi CM sets target to deliver 20 lakh jobs under Rozgaar Budget in 5 years

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Char Dham Yatra: This app will provide weather, landslide updates to pilgrims

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Delhi weather update: IMD predicts ‘heatwave’ conditions in the national capital

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Infosys Narayana Murthys daughter Akshata richer than Queen of Britain: Report

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Deputy NSA Daleep Singh didn’t issue any warning to India: White House

Biden Administration’s key architect for Russian sanctions Indian American Daleep Singh had not is......

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First case of XE variant of Covid-19 detected in Gujarat: Report

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Who let the dogs out? Not Shanghai’s covid cops

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India-Russia ties: US would prefer India to move away from NAM, Russia

Amid escalating geopolitical tensions, the United States would prefer India to move away from its ......

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National Pension System (NPS) subscribers rises 22% YoY to 5.2 crore in March

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Thank you, Elon Musk say Ukrainians on getting internet, phone services amid war

A photo of Ukrainians using mobile phones and contacting their families amid war with Russia has t......

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No superpower can dictate terms to India: Imran Khans top quotes

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Sri Lanka hikes rates amid protests, opposition party moves no-confidence motion

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The Leela Goa to be rebranded as St Regis hotel by Marriott

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India successfully flight tests missile system SFDR booster

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Covishield or Covaxin? What will be booster dose; Heres what govt said

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Pakistan: Islamist Hafiz Saeed jails for an extra 31 years. Details here

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Indias forex reserves slump by $11.17 bn to $606.47 bn; steepest fall ever

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Himachal Pradesh AAP chief Anup Kesari joins BJP. Read here

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Booster Covid-19 dose: Govt caps service charge at ₹150. Details here

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The real reason - Why some stores frequently change the layout

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IBBI seeks views on speeding up bankruptcy resolution

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Canada PR fee to get costlier from next month. Details here

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IMD predicts drop in max temp in these areas from 11-13 April. Full forecast

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Sri Lanka seeking $3 billion assistance in months to manage crisis: Report

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Covaxin can protect against Omicron if…: ICMR, Bharat Biotechs vaccine data

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Covishield, Covaxin prices drop to ₹225 day before booster drive begins

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Covid booster shot: Private centres vaccine service charges capped at ₹150

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Bizarre! 60-feet long abandoned bridge stolen in Bihar. Details here

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XE covid variant: With 2 confirmed cases, INSACOG tracking the strain

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Bharat Biotech, Serum Institute reduce Covid booster dose price to ₹225

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Rajasthan issues new guidelines on rallies, DJ system after Karauli violence.

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Can Covishield, Covaxin boosters give better protection against new variants?

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There is no platform for rupee-rouble trade, clarifies RBI

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ED conducts searches  in  NSE case at Delhi, Gurugram

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Covid-19 booster vaccines for adults from tomorrow

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PSUs get one-time deal to return coal mines without fine

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NRSC in a technical collaboration with UIDAI to develop Bhuvan-Aadhar portal

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COVID booster not…: Expert on precaution dose amid new variants fear

Amid the fear of XE and other COVID variants, the Centre announced extending the COVID-19 booster ......

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Russia, Ukraine willing to hold talks in Turkey despite Bucha: Report

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Exports rise to $9.32 billion in first week of April, imports surge over 8% yoy

In the first week of April, the value of export rises by 37.57% to $9.32 billion against the same ......

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Indian bank loans rise 9.6% yoy in two weeks to Mar 25, deposits jump 8.9% yoy

Indian banks loans and deposits have recorded a growth of 9.6% and 8.9% in the two weeks to March ......

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Delhi: Cab, auto drivers to go on strike from 18 April over rising CNG prices

Hundreds of cab and auto drivers staged a protest at Delhis Jantar Mantar on Friday against the st......

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Amid Covid 4th wave fear, Centre alerts 5 states of rising infections. Read here

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RRR box office collection day 14 stands at ₹967cr, might cross 1000 cr mark

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NITI Aayog to release first State Energy and Climate Index on Monday

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Russian strike at Ukraine rail station crowded with people kills 50

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Air courier services for CAPF personnel not suspended, clarifies govt

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday clarified that the air courier service for CAPF perso......

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Centre writes to 5 States reporting surge in covid cases

The Union government has directed five states namely-- Kerala, Haryana, Maharashtra, Delhi and Miz......

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Govt reserves 25% of defence procurement budget for domestic private industry

To promote private industry, MSMEs and start-ups in defence production ecosystem, 25% of the Domes......

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Russias approval of Putin rises to 81% after invasion of Ukraine: Survey

The trust of Russian citizen on their president Vladimir Putin rose to 81% from 67.2% since the wa......

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Maha cabinet nods to procure 760 MW of power to meet rising demand

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Rishi Sunak’s wife to pay UK taxes as pressure mounts on Chancellor

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Would prefer India to move away from NAM, Russia: US diplomat

The United States would prefer India to move away from its “long-term history of non-alignment G77......

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Govts teams visit 4 states to review Covid ex-gratia compensation claims

A central team has been rushed to Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat, and Andhra Pradesh to scrutinise c......

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Petrol, diesel prices today: Fuel rates remain unchanged for third day in a row

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Imran Khan praises India as khuddar quam, says no superpower dictate terms

Lauding India as khuddar quam (very self-respecting people), Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan ha......

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Twitter account of UP Chief Ministers Office restored

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Joe Biden believes India ties one of the most important in world: US

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki in a media interaction said that US President Joe Biden beli......

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No medicines, emergency services: Sri Lankas economic crisis hits drug supplies

Amid the ongoing unrest in the island nation following the economic crisis, Sri Lankas national me......

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Canada bans foreign home buyers to arrest surging housing prices

Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus government announced Thursday it will ban foreign investors from bu......

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan summons restored cabinets session: Top updates

Shortly after the Pakistan Supreme Court restored the National Assembly after it declared the gove......

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Indian Railways to attach Vistadome coach in this Shatabdi Express. Details here

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Mumbai to Chennai: These coastal cities that may drown by 2050

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Watch: Pink Floyd releases first new music in decades to support Ukraine

British rock band Pink Floyd has reunited to release a new song on Friday to raise money for human......

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UNGA suspends Russia from Human Rights Council. What India said amid US threat

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday voted in favour of the suspension of Russia from t......

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Worlds skinniest skyscraper opens to the public. Check apartments price, photos

USs New York City which is home to numerous skyscrapers has now got a new addition that will adorn......

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Russia admits significant troop losses in Ukraine conflict

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Covid-19 update: India reports 1,109 new Covid-19 cases, 43 deaths in 24 hours

Recording a further decline in cases, India saw a single day rise of 1,109 new coronavirus infecti......

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Watch | Boeing jet skids off runway, breaks in two during emergency landing

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EU imposes new sanctions on Russia: What EU coal import embargo would mean

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Sanath Jayasuriya praises PM Modi for helping Sri Lanka amid economic crisis

Former Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya lauded the Indian government and Prime Minister Nare......

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Govt constitutes animation, visual effects, gaming, comics promotion task force

In a bid to promote the animation, visual effects, gaming and comic (AVGC) sector in India, the Mi......

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Aadhar now not mandatory to file nominations for national awards

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Sri Lankan fuel pumps may go dry by April end as Indias credit line exhausts

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Delhi: Auto drivers go on strike amidst sharp hike in CNG prices

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Ahead of 2+2 talks, India optimistic on US cooperation despite Russia strain

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Will XE variant lead to next Covid wave? 10% more transmissible than Omicron

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ED conducts searches in NSE co-location case

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Bill announced to grant automatic work permit to spouses of H1b visa holders

Two US lawmakers have introduced a bill in the House of Representatives that aims at granting an a......

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Aakar Patel says stopped from flying again, files contempt plea against CBI

Former Amnesty India chief Aakar Patel on Friday said he was stopped from flying again, a day afte......

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Zerodha boss promises bonus on losing weight, netizens call it problematic

Zerodha founder and CEO Nithin Kamath has announced a health programme for his companys staff on W......

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Threat mail received by various schools across Bengaluru: Police

A threat mail was today received by various schools in Bengaluru which stated that a very powerful......

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IMD predicts heavy rainfall in these areas till 12 April. Full forecast here

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Over 520.21 lakh subscribers under various schemes of NPS by March: Govt

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‘Doraemon’ co-creator Fujiko Fujio A passes away at 88: Report

Famed Japanese manga artist Fujiko Fujio A, known for beloved childrens cartoons including Ninja H......

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World food prices hit record high amid Russian invasion of Ukraine: UN

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Assam imposes Section 144, night curfew in border district with Nagaland. Read

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Covid booster dose for 18+ population to be available from Sunday

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Delhi: ₹154 cr fine imposed for Covid violations last yr; ₹16 cr collected

Over ₹154 crore has been imposed in fines for COVID-19 violations in Delhi in the last year. And ......

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If lemon prices soar, can memes about it be far behind? Read here

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‘Nobody knew’: Four years ago, art collectors chucked NFTs worth millions

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Govt opens up Covid booster shots for all adults, effective 10 April

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Traveling to UK? Heres how to avoid COVID-related delays

With the pandemic situation stabilizing, people have also started traveling and owing to this, pas......

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Covid-19 booster dose: When should you take it, how to book appointment

The Union health ministry on Friday announced that precautionary, or booster, doses of Covid-19 va......

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PSUs to get one-time window to surrender non-operational coal mines

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IDFs can issue zero coupon bonds

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Delhi court rules in favor of Aakar Patel, asks CBI to withdraw LOC

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The week that was, in charts: Climate, capex and EVs

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US jobless claims fell last week to match lowest since 1968

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Venezuelan economy to grow 20% this year, Credit Suisse says

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Subsidy of ₹5,500 each to first 10,000 buyers of e-cycles in Delhi: Gahlot

The Delhi government on Thursday announced range of subsidies to promote the use of electric vehic......

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Kerala lifts all Covid-19 curbs; face mask use to continue. Details here

The Kerala government on Thursday lifted all Covid-related restrictions. However, the use of face ......

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Microplastics discovered deep in lungs of living people for first time

Days after discovering microplastics in human blood, researchers have now found the plastic partic......

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Fed will have hard time slowing inflation, ex-IMF economist says

The U.S. Federal Reserve will have a difficult job ahead trying to cool the hottest inflation in f......

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India optimistic on US defense talks despite Russia strain: Report

India is optimistic about talks next week with the US on military cooperation even as the Biden ad......

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Long-term US mortgage rates edge up this week to 4.72%

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7th Pay Commission: Heres how your salary rises after dearness allowance hike

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PM Modi likely to visit Gujarat later this month

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‘No pressure’: India on continuing trade with Russia amid western sanctions

India is not facing any pressure from Western nations regarding its trade ties with Russia, even a......

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India, US to hold 2+2 dialogue on 11 April

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Fourth wave of Covid-19 likely to hit India soon? Check all symptoms seen so far

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India abstains from voting in UNGA to suspend Russia from UNHRC. Read here

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UN Assembly approves suspending Russia from human rights council

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Co-WIN portal now allows vaccination rectification date

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Noida International Airport: Work on terminal, 1st runway, ATC to begin in May

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India looking at ways to support IEAs release of oil stock

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Independent Directors are important to ensure ‘corporate governance’ in CPSEs

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New Covid variant XE more severe than Omicron? Expert answers

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Cabinet okays distribution of fortified rice under all schemes

The government on Thursday decided to distribute fortified rice under all schemes, extend by anoth......

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Budget session ends, oppn accuses govt of skirting debate on price rise

The budget session of Parliament ended a day ahead of schedule on Thursday with the Rajya Sabha re......

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Biden applauds UN vote to suspend Russia from Human Rights Council

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Rajasthan: Curfew in violence-hit Karauli extended till April 10. Read here

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Ketanji Brown Jackson makes history as the first Black woman on US Supreme Court

The United States made history on Thursday as the Senate confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson as the fi......

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WHOs supply suspension of Covaxin not to impact travel of people: Govt

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Registration for Amarnath Yatra 2022 to begin from next week. Check details

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Vegetable prices soar across India; lemons cross ₹300 kg-mark

Vegetable prices have shot up in the national capital Delhi due to an increase in transportation c......

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Amid US threat, MEA says political colouring shouldnt be given to Russia trade

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India sends over 270,000 MT of petrol, diesel to Sri Lanka under credit line

India has supplied more than 270,000 MT of petrol and disel to Sri Lanka so far to help ease the p......

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CNG price in Delhi hiked by ₹2.5 per kg, increases by over ₹9 in six days

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Suspected Chinese hackers collect intelligence from India’s grid

Suspected state-sponsored Chinese hackers have targeted the power sector in India in recent months......

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Indian refiners set to cut May Saudi oil, snap up Russian barrels

At least two Indian refiners plan to buy less Saudi oil than usual in May, after the kingdom raise......

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Delhi: Real estate developers need to pay higher labour cess

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Anand Mahindra wants Gadkari to bring this ingenious tech to Indias highways

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Govts focus is on ensuring good quality, affordable healthcare: PM Modi

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Aadhaar linking: Income tax department clarifies on making PAN inoperational

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Akshata Murthy, wife of Rishi Sunak, declares her tax status

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Amnesty International calls for revoking arbitrary travel ban’ on Aakar Patel

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IMD predicts heatwave, rainfall in these states till April 12

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India to face significant and long-term costs if aligned with Russia: US

President Joe Biden’s top economic adviser said the administration has warned India against aligni......

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Kolkata Metro: Indias first underwater metro tunnel to be made functional soon

The construction of Indias first underwater tunnel in Kolkata under the Hooghly river for establis......

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Criminal Procedure Bill passed, Amit Shah vows exemption for political detainees

Despite several opposition parties slamming it as unconstitutional and draconian, Parliament on We......

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Russia-Ukraine war: UNGA to vote on suspension of Russia from UNHRC today

In the wake of mounting global accusations of Russian war crimes in Ukraine, the United Nations Ge......

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Heat wave likely in Delhi today, max temperature can reach 40 deg C

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What is XE strain of coronavirus? Check symptoms of new Covid variant

A threatening situation has begun to loom in the country as India reported the first case of a new......

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Piyush Goyal invites this Australian university to expand footprints in India

India-Australia ties: In an attempt to further deepen the educational partnership between India an......

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Meta exploring digital money offering called ‘Zuck Bucks’: Report

Facebooks parent company Meta is exploring the potential of digital money referred to internally a......

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SpiceJet says flights from Bagdogra may get affected till 11 AM; Heres why

SpiceJet airline on Thursday informed that all departure/ arrivals and their consequential flights......

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Bihar MLC Election Results: Counting of votes underway, JD(U) bags first seat

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These pensioners to benefit from Dearness Relief (DR) hike

The Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare informed that Dearness Relief (DR) to Central Gove......

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Janet Yellen says US would use sanctions if China invaded Taiwan

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the Biden administration would be prepared to use all its san......

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Why US is threatening China with sanctions. See details here

Following imposing fresh set of sanctions on Russia amid invasion of Ukraine, the United States on......

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Saregama announces multiple project deal with Malayalam star Tovino Thomas

Saregama’s Yoodlee Films has joined hands with South actor Tovino Thomas to produce original conte......

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Maharashtra reviewing bids for its largest coal import tender in years

A utility owned by Indias richest state Maharashtra is reviewing the cost reasonability and financ......

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India to ramp up arms output to offset shortfalls from Russia

India is planning to ramp up its production of military equipment in order to offset any potential......

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Bengaluru police asks 300 temples, mosques to comply with noise pollution rules

A total of 301 mosques, temples, churches and other establishments have received notices from the ......

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Andhra govt allows Muslim employees to leave offices early during Ramzan

All government employees, teachers, contract workers, who profess Islam are permitted to leave off......

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Air India cancels Delhi-Moscow flight over fears of insurance issues in Russia

Amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Air India on Thursday cancelled its twice-a-week Delhi-Mosco......

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ECGC modifies insurance cover for exports to Sri Lanka to restrictive category

BENGALURU : State-owned credit insurance provider ECGC Ltd on Thursday put exports to crisis-hit......

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At 97, Irans Yadoulah Shahbazi becomes US citizen. Read here

Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran, Yadoulah Shahbazi becomes a US citizen at nearly 97 years ......

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Temperatures likely to rise in these states over next 3 days. See IMD forecast

The northwestern parts of India will see a rise in maximum temperatures by about 2 degrees celsius......

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Number of Indian students in US rose by 12%, from China dropped by 8%

WASHINGTON : The number of Indian students in the United States increased by over 12% in 2021, w......

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IT rules amended to allow IDFs to issue zero-coupon bonds

NEW DELHI: The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has amended Income Tax rules to allow infrastr......

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Japan lists Covaxin as recognised Covid-19 vaccine to facilitate travel

The government of Japan has included Bharat Biotechs Covaxin in the list of recognised vaccines to......

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India plans to issue e-passports to its citizens starting 2022. Read here

The Indian government is planning to issue e-passports to citizens starting the financial year 202......

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RBI unveils guidelines for digital banking units. Heres 10 key points

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday released the guidelines on the “Establishment of Digit......

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GDP to grow at 7.5% in 2022-23, says ADB

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Uncertainty in Sri Lanka may curb finance, says Moody’s

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US slaps sanctions on Putins daughters, banks after Bucha atrocities

The White House announced sanctions Wednesday on two daughters of Vladimir Putin in retaliation fo......

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Pakistan: Friend of Imran Khans wife flees to Dubai with $90,000 bag. READ

LAHORE : As political turmoil in Pakistan faces uncertainty, Imran Khan has faced newer allegati......

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India to face significant cost if aligned with Russia, US says

(Bloomberg) -- President Joe Biden’s top economic adviser said the administration has warned India......

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No evidence of XE variant case in India: Report

INSACOG experts are conducting genomic analysis of a coronavirus case reported as that of the high......

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No need to panic: What Maharashtra Covid task force member said on XE variant

A new Coronavirus subvariant has made its way to India and the first case is detected in the finan......

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Railways to set up 100 GCTs in next 3 financial years

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5 new sites approved for locating nuclear power plants in future: Minister

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India sends 36,000 MT petrol, 40,000 MT diesel to Sri Lanka in 24 hrs. Read here

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IBBI issues fresh norms to speed up voluntarily liquidation

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79% app taxi users find Driver Cancelling Ride as top issue, survey finds

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Airlines will have to pass on fuel cost: IATA chief

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US experts wrestle with how to update Covid-19 vaccines

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Ready to support India in diversifying its energy imports: White House

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US Fed lays out plan to prune balance sheet by $1.1 trillion a year

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Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger meets PM Modi, discusses tech and research

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LS nod to Bill to ban funding of weapons of mass destruction

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US acknowledges why envoy to India incredibly important diplomatic position

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Mumbai: All beneficiaries above 18 fully vaccinated against Covid-19

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PM Modi to address party workers on BJP Foundation Day today

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MGL hikes CNG price by ₹7/kg, domestic PNG price by ₹5/scm today

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When your PAN becomes inoperative: Income tax department explains consequences

The Income Tax Department has said that PAN and Aadhaar not linked till March 31 will remain funct......

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Russia-Ukraine war: Zelensky accuses Russia of atrocities in UN address

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AirAsia resumes flights between India and Malaysia, Thailand. Details here

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Indias active Covid-19 cases decline, 1,086 fresh cases reported in 24 hours

Registering a further decline in Covid-19 cases in the country, India on Wednesday reported single......

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Google Maps rolls out toll prices to help plan trips better. How to check

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BMC diktat for Mumbai schools: ‘Display your names in Marathi on signboards’

Mumbai civic body has asked schools in the city to display their names in Marathi at visible spots......

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India-Australia ties: Piyush Goyal in Melbourne as part of 3-day Australia visit

Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday paid a visit to the University of Melbourne as p......

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Former Amnesty India chief stopped from travelling to US at Bengaluru airport

Former Amnesty International India Chief Aakar Patel today said that he was stopped at Bengaluru a......

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Heatwave Alert! Scorching heat likely in Delhi till Saturday. Read what IMD says

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‘Not in best interest...’: What US said on India investing in Russian equipment

Amid escalating global tensions, United States Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin told lawmakers on Tu......

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Indias economy to grow by 7.5% in FY23: ADB

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Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project completion: Govt shares status report

Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw today shared the current status of Mumbai-Ahmedabad High ......

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Call drops: Govt may cancel licenses of telecom companies

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday starred question regarding the current call drop problem in India. The ......

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DLF chairman Rajiv Singh richest real estate entrepreneur in India: Report

Realty major DLFs Chairman Rajiv Singh has become the richest real estate entrepreneur with a weal......

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Andhra Pradesh identifies land for Vijayawada multi-model logistic park

To discuss the status of ongoing developmental projects in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister YS Jagan......

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CCI probes debt trustee units of SBI, Axis, IDBI on suspected fee cartel

Indias antitrust body is investigating the trustee units of State Bank of India, Axis Bank and IDB......

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India trying to stabilise economic transactions with Russia: EAM Jaishankar

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IMD issues heavy rainfall alert in these areas till 10 April. Full forecast here

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Forbes billionaires 2022 list: Check the rankings of Mukesh Ambani and Adani

The much-awaited Forbes billionaires 2022 list is out, that compiles the list of worlds richest, w......

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CSR spending in backward districts rose in FY21: MCA

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Shanghais single-day Covid caseload beats Chinas previous all-time high. READ

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Noida metros daily ridership at record high since Covid outbreak. Read here

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India strongly against Russia-Ukraine conflict: EAM Jaishankar in Lok Sabha

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Ktaka CM meets Sitharaman; requests fund clearance for Upper Bhadra Project

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has requested the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sithara......

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New Covid vaccine from Austria could protect against Omicron variant: Study

A new vaccine being developed by scientists in Austria is effective against all SARS-CoV-2 variant......

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Haldirams faces rant after reporter questions staff over Urdu text. Watch

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More heatwaves in April, warns IMD DG; issues alert for northwest, central India

NEW DELHI : More intense and frequent heatwave conditions in April, the Indian Metrological Depa......

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India to witness 48,000 more EV chargers in next 3-4 years, Icra says

ICRA in its latest research note said India is likely to see around 48,000 additional electric veh......

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Is this the end of the zero-covid strategy?

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India sees first case of Omicrons new sub-variant XE from Mumbai

India on Wednesday reported its first case of Covid-19 variant XE in Mumbai. The Brihanmumbai Muni......

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NHAI settles 60 conciliation cases in FY22

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All STP projects to be completed by December 2022: Minister

New Delhi: Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Wednesday inspected the 564 MLD Okhla S......

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Indias agriculture products exports cross $ 50 billion for FY22. Details here

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Ukraine war: Who is buying Russian crude oil and who has stopped

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India needs $12.4 trillion for net-zero transition: StanChart report

India will need investments worth $12.4 trillion, nearly half of US GDP, from developed nations an......

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Putin says Russia will monitor food exports to hostile countries

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday Moscow would carefully monitor food exports to hosti......

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Petrol prices in India up by only …: What Hardeep Puri says on fuel rate hike

Defending Centres fuel price hike, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri......

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Fed prepared to take stronger action to fight inflation: Brainard

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Ukraine President Zelensky to address UN Security Council meeting

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Satellite images show bodies in Bucha for weeks, rebutting Moscow claim

Satellite photographs published by the US firm Maxar Technologies, and the analysis of photographs......

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Heatwave alert in Delhi for next 6 days. Check IMD full forecast

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Parliament passes bill to merge three municipal corporations of Delhi. Read here

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CA bill to ensure best practices: Sitharaman

Finance and corporate affairs minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday told Rajya Sabha that the new......

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Delhi: Several meat shops remain shut due to Navratra

In the view of nine-day Navratra festivals, meat shops have been asked to remain shut in south and......

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Greater Noida raises minimum rate for residential, farmland purchase. Details

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Sri Lankan President revokes emergency rule ordinance

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Greater Noida authority hikes minimum residential, farm land purchase price

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Soon, travelling from Delhi to Srinagar to just take 8 hours, says Nitin Gadkari

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India condemns civilian killings in Ukraines Bucha: TS Tirumurti

Noting that reports of civilian killings in Ukraines Bucha town are deeply disturbing, India on Tu......

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Petrol, diesel prices today: Fuel prices hiked again. Check latest fuel rates

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Centre extends timeline for disbursement of loan, completion of ethanol projects

The Central Government on Tuesday extended the timeline for the disbursement of loans and completi......

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Reunification of MCD: Special Officer to be boss till new House holds session

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New Broadcast Seva Portal launched: 5 things to know about it

The government on Monday launched a new broadcast services website to ensure speedy filing and pro......

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Russia-Ukraine war: US, Europe plan new sanctions on Russia. Top updates

Amid escalating global tensions on the back of ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, Moscow faced global rev......

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Bihar liquor ban: Fine for first-time offenders reduced

In a fresh amendment to the prohibition law in Bihar, it was decided that those caught drinking al......

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Who is Indias next foreign secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra? All you need to know

The Indian government on Monday appointed senior Indian Foreign Service officer Vinay Mohan Kwatra......

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How US seized Putins allys $90 million secret superyacht in Spain

Amid US imposing sanctions on Russia, a $90 million ‘secret’ yacht belonging to Viktor Vekselberg ......

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With 13 revisions in 15 days, petrol and diesel prices up by nearly ₹10

With the thirteenth revision in the fuel prices in fifteen days, petrol and diesel rates have gone......

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OMCs raise fuel prices again, petrol at ₹104.61/litre in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Oil marketing companies raised fuel prices by another 80 paise on Tuesday, pushing up t......

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After major bout of heatwave, Delhi weather may cool down. Details here

India Meteorological Department on Tuesday notified that Delhi woke up to a warm morning on Tuesda......

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₹122 for a litre of petrol. These two cities have highest fuel rates in India

As the fuel prices continue to rise with petrol and diesel rates rising by another 80 paise per li......

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Lok Sabha passes criminal procedure bill: All you need to know about this bill

The contentious bill providing for legal sanction to police to obtain physical and biological samp......

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Sri Lanka crisis: Parliament to meet amid calls for President to step down

Sri Lanka’s parliament meets on Tuesday as an economic crisis spiraled into street protests and a ......

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Sri Lankas ruling coalition loses parliamentary majority amid growing protests

COLOMBO : Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksas ruling coalition lost its majority in parliam......

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Kim Jong Uns sister says North Koreas nukes could ‘eliminate’ South Korea

North Korea will use its nuclear weapons to eliminate South Koreas army in the event they launch a......

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Noida: Sector 52, 51 metro stations to be soon connected via foot overbridge

Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) plans to get a foot overbridge (FOB) soon to connect Aqua Line......

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In the wake of unprecedented economic woes facing the island nation Sri Lanka with food and fuel s......

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Sri Lanka crisis: New finance minister quits after 1 day. 5 developments

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India-Singapore ties: Army chief Naravane calls on Singapore Defence Minister

The Indian Army Chief of Staff General MM Naravane on Tuesday called on Dr Ng Eng Hen, Minister fo......

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Mortgage permission to be granted to builders in Noida for Centres stress fund

NOIDA : Noida authorities have decided to grant mortgage permission to real estate developers in......

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Karnataka hikes Dearness Allowance (DA) for state govt employees

The Karnataka Government on Tuesday announced to hike the Dearness Allowance (DA) for its employee......

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Govt lauds Indian seafarers during covid-19 pandemic

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HC order, not forced: Ktaka CM on loudspeaker use amid Azaan row

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IMD issues yellow alert for severe heatwave in this state for next 5 days

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that the heatwave spell will continue in North......

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Centre blocks 22 YouTube channels, multiple social media accounts

Months after it blocked 35 YouTube-based news channels and two websites, the Ministry of Informati......

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Video: Mother rubs chilli powder on his eyes for cannabis addiction

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Covid outbreak extremely grim as Shanghai extends lockdown. Read here

The coronavirus outbreak in China’s largest metropolis of Shanghai remains “extremely grim amid an......

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I&B ministry blocks YouTube, social media channels for spreading disinformation

NEW DELHI : The ministry of information and broadcasting has utilized emergency powers under the......

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CCI penalises 24 entities, individuals for bid rigging in Indian Railways tenders

The Competition Commission has slapped penalties totalling around ₹1.16 crore on 24 entities, inc......

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ED attaches assets linked to Shiv Senas Sanjay Raut in PMLA probe

NEW DELHI : The Enforcement Directorate (ED) issued a provisional attachment under the Preventio......

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Stand-Up India scheme: Over ₹30,160 crore loans sanctioned in 6 years

Loans worth more than ₹30,160 crore have been sanctioned to over 1,33,995 accounts in the last si......

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Not in Indias interest to increase imports of Russian energy: White House

It is not in Indias interest to accelerate or increase imports of Russian energy and other commodi......

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IT professional, in-between jobs, becomes food delivery agent, lists challenges

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New Omicron subtype detected: How it’s different from XE, other COVID variants?

A new Omicron subtype has been detected in China and the preliminary report suggests that this sub......

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IPCC report supports India’s view on public finance for developing nations: Govt

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NTPC inks pact with Gujarat Gas for blending green hydrogen with PNG

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Form joint plan to tackle air pollution in Delhi-NCR: Gopal Rai urges to Centre

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India-China conflict: 6 times more funds to improve border infra in Arunachal

In a bid to develop infrastructure along the Sino-Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh, the Centre h......

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Sebi chairperson appears before parliament panel for 2nd time

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Delhi Jal Board withdraws short leave for Muslim employees during Ramzan

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Indias MRPL buys 1 mn barrels of Russian Urals crude for May loading: Report

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Low number of Covid cases now as India chose right vaccine, says Adar Poonawalla

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Rajasthan: Curfew lifted for 2 hours in violence-hit Karauli, says police

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India job market saw 18.4% headcount growth: The key sectors that fuelled growth

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Two thirds of Russian forces near Kyiv have withdrawn: US official

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No impact of WHO action on Covaxin, Bharat Biotech says

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CBDT notifies ITR forms for assessment year 2022-23

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Too early to do away with the mask: Experts alert after states ease COVID norms

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Ukraine strike on Russian territory reported even as peace talks resume

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Indias coal production rises to 777.23 MT in FY22, dispatches up over 18% yoy

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Commercial LPG price hiked by ₹250 per cylinder

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Major Indian ports registered highest ever traffic during last fiscal

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Indraprastha Gas (IGL) increases PNG price by 16.5%. Check latest rates here

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Bengaluru municipal body mandates in-house waste processing for bulk generators

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Delhi lane rule: Seven drivers fined ₹10,000 each on day 1 of implementation

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Booster dose needed to fight against Omicron: Study

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Home sales in Jan-Mar touch a record high at 99,550 units

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Tax disputes pile up in absence of authorities

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Hike in jet fuel price may strain finances at domestic airlines

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India-Australia trade accord today, wines to get cheaper

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India to help create vaccinology training programme

Top Indian experts managing the national covid-19 immunization programme are working with speciali......

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Russia hopes to dodge curbs in India trade

Russia will increase its use of non-Western currencies for trade with countries such as India, its......

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PV demand jumps as personal mobility gains traction in FY22

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Sri Lanka declares emergency after violent protests over economic crisis

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Russia to intensify use of rouble in trade with India, other partners

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NCLT allows govt to take over management of Delhi Gymkhana Club. Read here

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Petrol, diesel price: Fuel rates hiked today, Delhi to pay 102.61 for petrol

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Russia-Ukraine war: US cancels ballistic missile test to lower nuclear tensions

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Need of the hour is creation of independent investigative agency: CJI Ramana

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Indian Railways to restore provision of linen in 20 pairs of trains.Full list

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Hyderabad metro offers unlimited travel with this Holiday card. Check details

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Amit Shah embarks on two-day visit to Karnataka as BJP denies leadership change

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US officials circle globe to keep pressure on Putin as rouble rises

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Doordarshan FreeDish becomes largest DTH platform to reach over 43 million homes

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Air India grounds two crew members for mistakenly serving non-veg meal

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Indias active cases drop, 1,335 fresh Covid-19 cases reported in last 24 hours

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Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba to arrive in India today, to meet EAM Jaishankar

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Ahead of Gujarat polls, Rajkot International Airport may get functional by Aug

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Jaishankar defends India on Russian oil import, says ‘campaign against India’

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Biden says Putin may have fired some advisers or put them under house arrest

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IMDs April updates: Weather agency predicts rainfall, heatwave in these states

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Russia-Ukraine war: Russians leave Chernobyl site as fighting rages in Kyiv

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Gadkari updates on number of electric vehicles, charging stations in India

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Mumbai Metro shares an update on Colaba-SEEPZ rail line 3. Read here

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Sri Lanka crisis: Ten injured in protests, security forces fire into crowd

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Delhi-Meerut Expressway: Pay extra toll rates for cars/jeeps from today

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₹1,330 claims of empanelled healthcare organisations settled: Health minister

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States where Covid-19 mask not mandatory anymore. What experts have to say

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IBPS 2022: IBPS releases provisional allotment list for clerk, PO, other posts

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Open to India mediating in the Ukraine crisis, says Russian foreign minister

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CBDT notifies five income tax return forms for AY 2022-23

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Punjab assembly unanimously passes resolution to transfer Chandigarh to state

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Home sales in Jan-March surge to 99,550 units, highest since 2015

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Himachal Pradesh revokes all COVID curb, but mask mandate to continue

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New Delhi railway station to be redeveloped in PPP mode

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Noida: Sec 144 imposed from today in view of Ramzan, Ram Navami. Details here

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Stamp duty on property registrations to rise in Mumbai, other Maharashtra cities

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Punjab: Excise policy extended for 3 months; licensees to give 10% more revenue

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West Bengal withdraws all COVID curbs, but masks remain. Check details

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Delhi decides to do away with fine for not wearing face masks at public places

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US to allow transgender passport applicants to mark gender with X

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Centre extends stock limits for all edible oils and oilseeds up to Dec 31

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Delhi, 30 other cities report increased PM10 level in 2021-22. Check details

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US cautions India against expecting Russia to help if China violates LAC

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Mumbai International Cruise terminal is to be commissioned by July 2024

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Sergey Lavrov arrives in New Delhi; to meet PM Modi tomorrow

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Biden orders unprecedented use of US oil stockpiles to combat fuel prices

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EAM Jaishankar holds talks with UK counterpart Liz Truss amid Ukraine war

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Telcos directed drop COVID caller tunes, pre-call announcements

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Vedanta to source 580 MW green energy for its operations across India

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Imran Khan says wont bow down in his addresses to Pakistan; 10 key highlights

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Delhi: Omicron found in all 442 Covid samples genome sequenced in March

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Uttar Pradesh: Adityanath to provide govt jobs to over 10,000 youths in 100 days

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Centre relaxes provisions of TCS for non-resident individuals visiting India

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India inks 62 advance pricing agreements

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Centre-state face-off likely at GST meet

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Second heatwave likely to hit north, central and west India after 3 April

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IT search unearths bogus expenses of over ₹800 cr

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Daleep Singh has productive conversations in India: White House

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Sri Lanka: Inflation unrest sparks clashes at President Rajapaksa’s home

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Humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan: 9 million at risk of famine, says UN Chief

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Indian Railways update: IRCTC introduces special menu for Navratri 2022

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to meet EAM Jaishankar today

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RBI focussed on growth, seen lagging on inflation fight

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UGC asks for supernumerary seats for children who lost parents during covid

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Passenger hacks IndiGos website to find ‘lost bag’; airline responds

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Maharashtra minister stresses on need to be alert due to covid surge in China

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Russian Foreign Ministers visit to focus on Indias purchase of Russian oil

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India records 1,225 fresh Covid-19 cases, 28 deaths in last 24 hours

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OMCs raise petrol, diesel prices, cumulative hike at ₹6.4/litre in 10 days

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US warns India, others against sharp rise in Russian oil imports: Official

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Air Canada sees higher travel demand from India as immigration rises

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Bharat Ratna for Ratan Tata: Delhi HC to hear petition today

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Russian soldiers disobeying Putins orders, shooting own aircraft: UK spy chief

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Russia offers oil to India at $35/bbl discount from pre-war price

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Delhi Metro revises Green Line Metro timings till April 3. Details here

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Russia-Ukraine war is a ‘strategic blunder’ leaving Russia ‘increasingly isolate

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Delhi Covid cases: DDMA meeting today to discuss pandemic situation

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Puducherry becomes COVID-free, says senior health official

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AAP moves HC amid attack, vandalisation at Delhi CM Kejriwals residence

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‘Deeply disappointing’: US criticises India on Russia talks

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Heatwave Alert: IMD says most of India may see above-normal temperatures

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Covid restrictions to end from tomorrow; Heres what will change on April 1

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Tamil Nadu: SC cancels 10.5% quota to Vanniyar community in govt jobs, colleges

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In tit for tat, China to restrict visas of US officials

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IMD weather update: Severe heatwave alert in 7 states from today. Check forecast

India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that heatwave conditions will continue over North......

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India supports release of oil from reserves to cool prices: Minister

As oil prices dived on news that the US was considering record release from the reserves, India on......

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Disturbed areas under AFSPA to be reduced in 3 Northeast states, says Amit Shah

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Indian hotels sign more contracts in 2021 versus foreign counterparts: Report

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Hyderabad, Pune lead net absorption of office space in Jan-Mar

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AI, AIXL, Alliance Air incur losses worth ₹17,032 cr from Apr 2020-Dec 2021

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India electricity crunch worst in March since October 2021 coal crisis: Report

Indias monthly power shortage for the current month till March 30 stands at 574 million units, whi......

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Delhi govt launches field task force to rehabilitate homeless children

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Pakistani PM Imran Khan to address nation ahead of vote to oust him

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the country today, ahead of a vote to oust him, t......

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Aryan Khan drugs-on-cruise case: NCB gets 60 more days to file charges

A Mumbai Sessions Court on Thursday granted 60-day time to NCB SIT to file chargesheet in the Cord......

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Housing sales up 7% in 8 big cities in Jan-Mar period: Report

Housing sales saw a 7 per cent year-on-year rise to 70,623 units from the January-March period acr......

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Sri Lanka’s stock market to open for fewer hrs this week. Heres why

Sri Lanka’s stock market will stay open for fewer hours this week as a shortage of dollars delays ......

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Hungama actor Rimi Sen duped of over ₹4 cr, businessman booked

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I-T Dept prepares to tax 30% profits made on cryptocurrency transactions

The Income Tax Department will be keeping a close eye on every transaction on crypto exchanges as ......

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Maharashtra lifts all Covid curbs; wearing masks not mandatory. Details here

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Vikas Kumar to take over as new Managing Director of DMRC

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RRR collection Day 6: Movie earns ₹672cr surpassing Bahubalis lifetime earnings

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The Netherlands to join hands with India on global water pact

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Dutch keen on India investment deal, says deputy PM Hoekstra

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DA, DR hiked to 34% for central govt employees, pensioners

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