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 2023-02-05 12:47 

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'If LG had not taken over services dept, every school would have principal'...

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Sunday slammed Lieutenant Governor V.K. Saxena for holding back the approval on the appointment of principals on 244 posts in Delhi government schools...

 2023-02-05 12:47 

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16 killed, 66 injured in multi-vehicle collision in China's Hunan: Report...

At least 16 people were killed and 66 others injured after a multi-vehicle collisions occurred in central China's Hunan province, a media report said on Sunday.The accidents happened on Saturday evening when a total of 49 vehicles collided within 10 m...

 2023-02-05 12:44 

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Uncertainty in Joshimath as residents await permanent rehabilitation...

It has been more than a month since Bharti Devi left her home which was damaged due to cracks after the soil began sinking in Joshimath in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.Now the septuagenarian spends half her day near her now-abandoned home which she mis...

 2023-02-05 12:37 

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WhatsApp rolls out ability to create avatars on iOS, says report...

Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp, in its latest update to iOS, has rolled out the ability to create personalised avatars and use them as stickers and profile pictures...

 2023-02-05 12:27 

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Pervez Musharraf: The firebrand general who morphed into a non-starter neta...

Impatient yet pragmatic and flexible where required, he ultimately died in exile, paying a huge price for the place he earned in history...

 2023-02-05 12:20 

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BluSmart to break even by March; two mfg units on cards: Anmol Jaggi...

The EV ride hailing service plans to double its fleet by year end; to explore quick hail...

 2023-02-05 12:14 

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TMC releases manifesto for Tripura polls, vows Bengal model of development...

The Trinamool Congress released its manifesto for the Tripura assembly elections on Sunday, promising 2 lakh new jobs, Rs 1,000 per month for school students in classes 4 to 8 and unemployed youths, and social welfare schemes on the lines of those in West...

 2023-02-05 12:10 

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BJP to protest against Pinarayi govt over State Budget from Monday...

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is mulling to corner the Pinarayi Vijayan led-Kerala government by holding a protest from Monday against the state budget for the financial year 2023-2024...

 2023-02-05 12:07 

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BJP will fight Congress' Tughlaqi decrees through campaign: Jai Ram Thakur...

Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and leader of Opposition Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday said that the BJP will fight hard against the state Congress government's "Tughlaqi" orders of closing down of several institutions started under his disp...

 2023-02-05 12:06 

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Business Standard poll: MPC seen raising repo rate by 25 bps...

MPC could signal pause in rate hikes going ahead as inflation eases...

 2023-02-05 12:05 

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Himachal BJP lauds Modi as 'world leader' in working committee resolution...

The BJP state working committee in Una on Sunday approved a party resolution in which it hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as 'world leader' and said that the ancient Indian precept of 'One Earth, One Family' is nearing its realisation u...

 2023-02-05 12:03 

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Tharoor condoles Musharraf's demise, calls him foe-turned-real force...

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday condoled the passing away of Pakistan's former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf, saying that "once an implacable foe of India, he became a real force for peace" between 2002 and 2007.Tha...

 2023-02-05 12:01 

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300k doses of intranasal Covid vaccine sent to hospitals: Krishna Ella...

Bharat Biotech dispatched three lakh doses of its intranasal COVID-19 vaccine to some hospitals two days ago, the company's executive chairman Krishna Ella said on Sunday.He was speaking on the sidelines of an event here at which a bilateral agreement...

 2023-02-05 11:50 

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After 2 failed attempts to elect Delhi mayor, House to convene Monday...

The Delhi municipal House is set to convene on Monday to elect a mayor for the city after failing to complete the poll in two previous attempts.As per the DMC Act 1957, the mayor and the deputy mayor are to elected in the very first House that convenes af...

 2023-02-05 11:48 

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Time has come for farmers to run the country: KCR at BRS' national rally...

Stating that Maharashtra has recorded the highest number of farmers' suicides in the country, BRS president and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said here on Sunday that the time has come for peasants to take the reins of the country.Addre...

 2023-02-05 11:46 

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IEA will offer India support for green tech manufacturing roadmap: Birol...

In a Q&A, the executive director of global agency outlines his plans to discuss with the govt measures to divert critical mineral production and refining...

 2023-02-05 11:45 

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Global smartphone revenue fall by 9% to $409 billion in 2022: Report...

The global smartphone revenue declined by 9 per cent, amounting to $409 billion in 2022, the lowest since 2017, a new report has said...

 2023-02-05 11:36 

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Relax paddy procurement norms to help farmers in Cauvery delta: Stalin...

Ready for harvest paddy crops spread over one lakh hectares in Cauvery delta region has submerged following unseasonal rainfall, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday and urged relaxation of paddy procurement...

 2023-02-05 11:34 

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Challenge to energy security, access should be deliberated upon: R K Singh...

Union Power Minister R K Singh on Sunday said discourse on energy transition needs to be expanded, and stressed upon deliberation on challenges such as energy security and access.He was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the first energy transition...

 2023-02-05 11:32 

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Kenya expects tourist footfalls from India to reach pre-pandemic level...

With recovery in international tourism, Kenya is expecting the tourist footfalls from India to cross the pre-pandemic level this year, Kenya Tourism Board has said."India is important for us as it is the fifth largest source market in terms of footfal...

 2023-02-05 11:30 

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TMC wants debate, not disruption: Derek O'Brien on repeated adjournments...

Amid repeated adjournments of the Parliament following opposition ruckus, Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien on Sunday said that his party wants a debate, not disruption...

 2023-02-05 11:28 

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Anti-encroachment drive in J-K attempt to seize land, cause changes: PDP...

The ongoing anti-encroachment drive in Jammu and Kashmir is another attempt to "seize our land and cause massive changes to our demography", the PDP claimed on Sunday, alleging the Centre has "prioritised"; evicting people from their homes ...

 2023-02-05 11:27 

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RBI Monetary Policy: One last rate hike now but signaling close to the peak...

Inflation remains sticky and most G-10 central banks may in any case, continue with rate hikes; given India's resilient growth momentum, the MPC might increase the repo rate one final time...

 2023-02-05 11:26 

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Congress' 85th plenary session to be game changer for politics: Venugopal...

All India Congress Committee general secretary K C Venugopal on Sunday claimed the three-day 85th plenary session of the party to be held in Raipur from February 24 will be a "game changer" for Indian politics.Venugopal along with senior party lea...

 2023-02-05 11:20 

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Sebi, RBI should keep mkt stable, Adani rout company specific issue: FM...

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that regulators Sebi and RBI should always be on their toes to keep the equity market stable and indicated that the Adani stock rout following a Hindenburg report was a company specific issue.She said banks and...

 2023-02-05 11:13 

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Cabinet expansion CM's prerogative: Congress after Tejaswi Yadav's denial...

Reacting to Deputy CM Tejaswi Yadav's statement ruling out the possibility of cabinet expansion in Bihar, PCC Chief Akhilesh Singh said that the cabinet expansion is the chief minister's prerogative...

 2023-02-05 11:09 

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Crude steel output grows to 124 MT in 2022; consumption rises: Report...

India's crude steel production rose by 5.80 per cent to 124.45 million tonne (MT) in 2022, according to SteelMint.The country had produced 117.63 MT crude steel in 2021, the market research firm said.The production of finished steel was at 110.03 MT, ...

 2023-02-05 11:08 

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Nothing is impossible for youngsters of India, says Modi at Jaipur Mahakhel...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said nothing is impossible for the youngsters of India and they are being encouraged to pursue a career in sports.He was addressing participants of 'Jaipur Mahakhel' via videoconferencing.The 'Jaipur Maha...

 2023-02-05 11:05 

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Proposed National Research Foundation gets Rs 2,000 crore in Budget...

The allocation of Rs 2,000 crore in the Union Budget for the proposed National Research Foundation, a new funding agency to bolster India's research competence, has raised expectations among various quarters for it to take wings soon.Union Finance Min...

 2023-02-05 11:03 

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FMCG makers see shoots of revival in rural mkt, increase marketing spends...

Major FMCG companies feel the demand slump has bottomed out and there are green shoots of recovery in the rural markets, which has been under stress since the last few quarters.With abating commodity price pressures, firms such as HUL, Godrej Consumer Pro...

 2023-02-05 11:01 

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Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami flags off relief material to Joshimath...

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Sunday flagged off relief materials to Joshimath from Uttrakhand Sadan in Delhi on Sunday...

 2023-02-05 10:45 

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FY22 emerges most profitable for Yash Raj, Dharma despite Covid-19...

Results sourced from RoC show YRF reported highest profit in seven years, while Dharma recovered nearly all its pre-Covid profit; listed peers Balaji, Eros in red...

 2023-02-05 10:38 

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Don't get a haircut: When Pervez Musharraf praised Dhoni's long locks...

Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, who passed away on Sunday, always enjoyed India-Pakistan cricket rivalry and once suggested former Indian cricket captain M S Dhoni to not trim his flowing mane.The 2006 tour was the last time India visited Paki...

 2023-02-05 10:38 

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India ahead of America's Silicon Valley in the field of IT: Anurag Thakur...

India is ahead of America's Silicon Valley in the field of IT, exemplified among other things by the fact the Covid vaccination certificate here is available digitally while the rest of the countries still have it on paper, Union minister Anurag Thaku...

 2023-02-05 10:38 

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IND vs AUS: Injured Hazlewood set to miss first Test; doubtful for second...

Recovering from an achilles injury, Australia pacer Josh Hazlewood is set to miss the opening Test against India in Nagpur and also remains a doubtful starter for the second game in Delhi.The 32-year-old had sustained the injury on his left leg after bowl...

 2023-02-05 10:38 

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Australia can win, India more vulnerable at home this time: Greg Chappell...

Batting great Greg Chappell believes Australia can win the upcoming high-profile four-match Test series as India are "vulnerable" this time with injuries to key players like Rishabh Pant and Jasprit Bumrah.While the swashbuckling keeper-batter Pan...

 2023-02-05 10:36 

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SC set to get five new judges tomorrow, taking its strength to 34...

The Supreme Court is all set to get five new judges, taking its strength to 32 against the sanctioned strength of 34, on Monday when three chief justices-- Justice Pankaj Mithal, Justice Sanjay Karol and P V Sanjay Kumar -- of high courts of Rajasthan, Pa...

 2023-02-05 10:34 

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath pays tribute to Sant Ravidas on birth anniversary...

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday paid obeisance to mystic poet Sant Ravidas on his 646th birth anniversary at a temple in Seer Govardhanpur here.The mystic poet and reformer enjoys a nationwide following, especially among a section o...

 2023-02-05 10:29 

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Tata Power to operationalise solar cell, module facility by Dec: CEO Sinha...

Tata Power aims to operationalise its solar cell and module facility being set up in Tamil Nadu by December-end of this year, the company's CEO & MD Praveer Sinha said.In July 2022, Tata Power inked a pact with the Tamil Nadu government to invest Rs 3...

 2023-02-05 10:28 

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India's focus should be on reducing dependence on China: Suman Bery...

NITI Aayog vice chairman Suman Bery on Sunday said that India's focus should not be on overall trade deficit with China, instead it should be on reducing New Delhi's dependence on Beijing for certain critical inputs.According to Bery, the right re...

 2023-02-05 10:25 

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Pakistan's Shehbaz Sharif condoles demise of former PM Pervez Musharraf...

Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday condoled the demise of ex-chief of army staff and former President Pervez Musharraf...

 2023-02-05 10:23 

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WPL: Jhulan mentor, Charlotte Edwards appointed head coach of MI women...

Recently retired India legend Jhulan Goswami has been entrusted with the dual role of team mentor and bowling coach by Mumbai Indians for the upcoming Women's Premier League (WPL) season.Former England women's team captain and the second-highest r...

 2023-02-05 10:23 

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IND vs AUS Test: Team's emphasis on slip fielding says India coach Dravid...

The Indian team is focussing on fielding, especially slip catching, ahead of the opening Test against Australia beginning here on February 9, head coach Rahul Dravid said on Sunday.The performance of India's slip fielders has been an area of concern i...

 2023-02-05 10:23 

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PM Modi to inaugurate HAL chopper manufacturing unit in Tumakuru, Karnataka...

HAL plans to build more than 1,000 helicopters in the range of 3-15 tonnes, generating business of over Rs 4,00,000 crores over the coming two decades...

 2023-02-05 10:23 

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Women's T20 WC: India focussed on clash against Pak despite WPL auction...

The Women's Premier League auction is just around the corner but India are firmly focussed on their T20 World Cup opener against Pakistan as they aim to emulate the U19 girls' title-winning feat, insisted skipper Harmanpreet Kaur.The WPL action is...

 2023-02-05 10:03 

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Dharmendra Pradhan expresses concern over Odisha's law and order situation...

Expressing concern over the law and order situation in Odisha, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said the state government has no clue why an on-duty policeman shot dead health minister Naba Kishore Das.Talking to reporters, Pradhan said Chief M...

 2023-02-05 10:00 

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India's chances in T20 WC will be largely dependent on top-order: Mithali...

Former skipper Mithali Raj feels India's chances of winning the Women's T20 World Cup will depend largely on the top order's form.The legendary batter added that the Indian bowlers will have to show a marked improvement in testing conditions a...

 2023-02-05 09:58 

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Congress to ask three questions daily related to Adani issue to PM Modi...

The Congress on Sunday said that it will ask three questions a day related to Adani issue to the Prime Minister. The Congress said that after Panama Papers leak no action was taken despite assurance...

 2023-02-05 09:56 

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Home Minister Amit Shah visits Anukul Chandra Ashram in Jharkhand's Deoghar...

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday visited the Thakur Anukul Chandra Ashram in Jharkhand's Deoghar district.Shah visited the ashram in Deoghar and stayed there for 20 minutes, an ashram official said."Had the good fortune to visit Sree Sree T...

 2023-02-05 09:53 

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Police issue notice to former cricketer Vinod Kambli for assaulting wife...

Bandra police served notice to Vinod Kambli directing him to appear before police for investigation in connection to case registered against the former cricketer for allegedly assaulting his wife...

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