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In violence-hit Manipur, villagers pin hope on dialogue for normalcy

Normal for most of them meant being able to chat with a fellow Manipuri, without worrying whether he or she belonged to another tribe, ride a motorcycle to the next district in search of a bargain or see a movie in the evening without worrying about an arson attack at the cinema hall

31 May 2023 5:15 pm
`Khalistani supporters` heckle Rahul Gandhi during California event

A group of Khalistani supporters have heckled Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the United States where he is on a six-day trip. The alleged hecklers raised slogans against him and briefly interrupted his speech during an event in Santa Clara

31 May 2023 3:38 pm
Top global rights body flays Pakistan for trying civilians in military courts

Human Rights Watch on Wednesday said that the Pakistan government should immediately transfer civilians set to be tried in military courts to the civilian justice system. Trying civilians before military courts violates Pakistans obligations under international human rights law to ensure the due process and fair trial rights of criminal suspects

31 May 2023 1:57 pm
CHSE Odisha Class 12 result 2023 declared for Science, Commerce

As per the information, the CHSE Odisha Class 12 result 2023 was declared at a press conference held in Bhubaneshwar

31 May 2023 1:01 pm
Imran Khan to appear before Islamabad High Court for 3 different cases

Imran Khan has to appear today as his previous bail related to all cases, which was granted two weeks ago, has now expired, Dawn reported

31 May 2023 11:34 am
Sudarsan Pattnaik creates sand art on World No Tobacco Day

The theme for this year`s World No Tobacco Day is `We need food, not tobacco`

31 May 2023 10:28 am
Gurugram: Two held over viral rash driving video

Further, according to officials, the accused were identified as Daya Chand (34) and Suraj Dagar (32)

31 May 2023 10:23 am
Do a surgical strike on China, if you have guts: Asaduddin Owaisi slams BJP

Addressing a public meeting in 2020, Bandi Sanjay had said the ruling Bharat Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and AIMIM Chief Owaisi were trying to win GHMC polls with the help of Rohingya, Pakistani and Afghanistani voters

31 May 2023 10:18 am
Monsoon onset in Bihar likely on June 13-14, says IMD

IMD said that the rainfall all over India in the month of June will be at `below normal` levels, adding that states like Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Odisha, and northern India will witness above-normal temperatures

31 May 2023 10:15 am
30 international peacekeepers injured in fierce clashes in Kosovo

It added that three Hungarian soldiers were wounded by the use of firearms, but their injuries are not life-threatening

31 May 2023 8:32 am
Ugandas president signs into law anti-gay legislation

The version of the bill signed by President Yoweri Museveni doesnt criminalize those who identify as LGBTQ+, a key concern for some rights campaigners who condemned an earlier draft of the legislation as an egregious attack on human rights

31 May 2023 8:30 am
Manipur violence: Compensation, job and meetings with civil society leaders

Day 2 of home mins visit to Manipur sees developments that should have come sooner

31 May 2023 8:26 am
Youth bought knife from Haridwar 15 days before killing 16-yr-old

The accused had planned the murder two days ago after the 16-year-old girl rebuffed him in front of her friends and refused to mend their relationship, police said

31 May 2023 8:23 am
Succession that merits a discussion

The worlds greatest TV seriesSuccessionhas ended. Who will I miss most? Logan Roy!

31 May 2023 7:04 am
Let us not be mere bystanders when people are in danger

Let us put an end to the age of indifference when we see someone in an adverse situation

31 May 2023 7:02 am
Peace in Manipur top priority: Amit Shah

The home minister is currently visiting Manipur as part of efforts to bring back peace in the ethnic violence-hit state

30 May 2023 8:09 pm
Mizoram govt seeks Rs 5 cr central aid for relief to displaced people

H. Lalengmawia, Commissioner and Secretary of the State Home Department, informed that the number of people migrating to Mizoram from Manipur, due to ongoing ethnic conflicts, has reached 8,282 as of Monday

30 May 2023 5:24 pm
Sitaram Yechury extends support to Delhi CM Kejriwal on Centre`s ordinance

Addressing mediapersons on the issue of the Centre bringing in an ordinance negating the Supreme Court order, Arvind Kejriwal said that he stands with the people of the national capital

30 May 2023 3:18 pm
Govt deputes senior IPS officer Rajiv Singh to handle situation in Manipur

The Government on Tuesday sent a senior Indian Police Service officer, Rajiv Singh, to Manipur and he likely to be appointed in a key post to handle the prevailing security situation in the state. Singh is currently working as Inspector General with the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

30 May 2023 1:04 pm
Jammu and Kashmir: 8 killed after Katra-bound bus falls into gorge

The bus was reported to have been carrying pilgrims to the Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

30 May 2023 8:49 am
US: Indian-origin student shot dead in Philadelphia

The victim`s parents migrated to the US around 30 years ago from Kerela`s Kollam district, Khaleej Times reported while quoting Indian media

30 May 2023 8:46 am
Delhi: Two arrested for robbery, shooting cash collection agent dead

We have nabbed two criminals from Gonda after analysing CCTV footage of over 800 cameras over 12 days. They tried to rob other persons and extensively covered the places where cash exchange usually takes place in North Delhi, added DCP Meena

30 May 2023 8:43 am
Amit Shah arrives, on Day 26

Day after fresh violence was reported in Manipur and five more people died, Union home minister visits to plan steps to restore normalcy in the state

30 May 2023 8:12 am
Wrestlers cant protest at Jantar Mantar: police

Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik and Bajrang Punia along with other protesters were booked for rioting and obstructing public servant in discharge of duty on Sunday after an alleged scuffle with security personnel who tried to stop them from marching to the new Parliament building as it was being inaugurated

30 May 2023 8:10 am
People walked away, as he stabbed girl 20 times, then smashed her head

The youngsters were in a relationship, but had a quarrel on Saturday, said a cop. On Sunday, the girl was on her way to attend a birthday party but was stabbed to death by the accused, Sahil, 20, (surname not known). Sahil allegedly stabbed her over 20 times before bludgeoning her with a stone in a busy lane

30 May 2023 8:09 am
Exchanging Rs 2,000 notes a struggle for Indians in the Gulf

Several netizens have also shared reports of the Rs 2,000 notes being refused by exchange centres across the Gulf region. NRI businessman Chandrashekhar Bhatia of the Global Federation said many people he knows are stuck with Rs 2,000 notes

30 May 2023 8:07 am
Nepal celebrates 70th year of Everest conquest

May 29 is a day we all always remember and are proud of as Edmund Hillary and Tenzing (Norgay) Sherpa reached the top of Everest and it is the day the Sherpas became known, Sanu Sherpa said

30 May 2023 7:59 am
Russia issues arrest warrant for US senator over Ukraine comments

While Graham appeared to have made the remarks in different parts of the conversation, the short video by Ukraines presidential office put them next to each other, causing outrage in Russia

30 May 2023 7:57 am
Turkeys Erdogan retains power, faces challenges

Erdogan secured more than 52 per cent of the vote in Sundays presidential runoff, two weeks after he fell short of scoring an outright victory in the first round. His opponent was Kemal Kilicdaroglu

30 May 2023 7:56 am
Why your kids are ghosting you

Something is very wrong. Psychologists are noticing a spike in the number of adult children who are switching their parents off, no reasons given

30 May 2023 7:52 am
Take caution during coronation anniversary event

It is lights, camera, action; but before that, caution must be taken as the recent Kharghar tragedy, where at least 14 people died after the Maharashtra Bhushan award ceremony, is still top of the mind for most people

30 May 2023 7:51 am
Nine years of Modi government: Five major decisions by Modi-led govt

On completion of its nine years in office. Here is a brief overview of some of the key areas and developments during these nine years of Modi-government

29 May 2023 4:12 pm
Modi government 2.0: Major oppositions witnessed by BJP-led NDA govt

The Modi government in 2016 announced the demonetization. According to the government, the move aimed to curb black money, corruption, and counterfeit currency. However, it led to widespread issues, long queues at banks, and criticism from opposition parties

29 May 2023 4:03 pm
Modi govt 2.0: Congress poses nine questions as Modi completes 9 years in office

The Congress has released a brochure as the Narendra Modi government completes nine years in office, posing nine questions about his governments alleged failure in key areas like the economy, national security, social harmony and democracy

29 May 2023 3:55 pm
Delhi HC issues notice to Yasin Malik on NIAs plea seeking his death penalty

Delhi High Court Monday issued notice jailed Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik after the National Investigation Agency moved a plea seeking death penalty for Malik who was convicted in connection with a terror funding case

29 May 2023 2:37 pm
Massive fire breaks out at plastic factory in Gujarat`s kheda

No casualties or injuries were reported so far, they said

29 May 2023 9:03 am
Earthquake of magnitude 4.4 hits Assam`s Sonitpur

The NCS stated that the earthquake occurred at 8:03 am on Monday

29 May 2023 8:56 am
PM Modi to flag off Assam`s first Vande Bharat Express today

The state-of-the-art Vande Bharat train will be flagged off by the Prime Minister through video conferencing

29 May 2023 8:46 am
CBI registers FIR against `Lamhaa` movie producers over alleged bank fraud

The FIR reads that IDBI Bank has filed a complaint related to the fraud, misappropriation of funds and criminal breach of trust, by GS Entertainment Pvt Ltd

29 May 2023 8:44 am
Assam: Seven dead, few injured in road accident at Guwahati`s Jalubari area

Joint Police Commissioner, Guwahati, Thube Prateek Vijay Kumar, told ANI over the phone that, seven people died in the accident

29 May 2023 8:41 am
Biden, GOP reach tentative deal to raise debt ceiling

Support from both parties will be needed to win congressional approval next week

29 May 2023 8:09 am
Turkey votes in presidential runoff

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been at Turkeys helm for 20 years, is favoured to win a new five-year term in the second-round runoff, after coming just short of an outright victory in the first round on May 14

29 May 2023 8:07 am
But the world watches trampling of wrestlers determination for justice

In Haryana, many farmers leaders were detained inside their homes early on Sunday.

29 May 2023 8:06 am
Largest drone attack launched on Ukrainian capital before Kyiv Day

A 41-year-old man was killed and a 35-year-old woman was hospitalized when debris fell on a seven-storey nonresidential building and started a fire, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko said

29 May 2023 8:04 am
US man pleads not guilty in deaths of four Indian migrants

Shand is accused of illegally bringing migrants from India into the US on a frigid January night in 2022

29 May 2023 8:02 am
Self-glorifying authoritarian PM Modi inaugurates the temple of Constitution

Some 20 opposition parties boycotted the event, accusing the PM of sidelining President Droupadi Murmu and Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar

29 May 2023 8:00 am
City of blinding lights

Mumbaikars from the city and the suburbs are waking up to an inexplicable technicolour takeover of its urbanscapes, from its public buildings, to its tree canopies and fountains, as well as its street architecture. Our sutradhaars are equally puzzled...

29 May 2023 7:57 am
Musings of a BJP mandarin

The BJP is steadfastly doing what suits it best to garner more votes. A senior party executive draws a sketchy idea ahead of the election year

29 May 2023 7:55 am
New democracy through Brechts lens

The BJP, which strives to trip governments in Opp-ruled states, seems to be heeding playwrights notion of dissolving the people

29 May 2023 7:27 am
Citizens have to unite if public spaces need to be saved

This reduction in size though is necessary to accommodate entry and exit, said Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)

29 May 2023 7:23 am