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Monkeypox spreads only through monkeys? 6 myths about the infection busted

New Delhi, May 27: The World Health Organisation has said that there are nearly 200 confirmed monkeypox cases reported in over 20 countries. It has described the epidemic as containable and proposed creating a stockpile to equitably share the limited vaccines

27 May 2022 7:50 pm
PM Modi mourns the death of 7 soldiers in Ladakh

New Delhi, May 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his anguish over the death of seven soldiers who were killed in the Tuktuk sector of Ladakh on Friday. The PM tweeted, Anguished by the bus accident in Ladakh in which

27 May 2022 7:00 pm
Fact check: Pesticides in Moderna Covid-19 vaccine?

New Delhi, May 27: Social media is abuzz with speculation which claims that the US Military found pesticides in Moderna COVID-19 vaccines and Special Forces under White Hat authority have destroyed approximately 250,000 vials of the company's precious clot shots after

27 May 2022 6:45 pm
Learning to live with water scarcity

Cape Town, May 27: Back in 2018, taps in Cape Town, South Africa almost ran dry, making it the world's first major city to face the risk of running out of water. That problem hasn't gone away this year, communities

27 May 2022 6:23 pm
Will Poland change its stance on the EU corporate tax plan?

Warsaw, May 27: The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, is holding back from paying Poland 36 billion ($40 billion) in payouts from the EU's post-pandemic recovery fund (each country has a National Recovery Fund, KPO in Polish). That's until Warsaw

27 May 2022 6:17 pm
Pakistan's citizens feel the brunt of political tug-of-war

Islamabad, May 27: As Pakistan's ousted premier Imran Khan vows to overthrow what he calls a US-backed imported government, his supporters took to the streets on Wednesday and Thursday. Khan later called off a march to Islamabad but gave a six-day

27 May 2022 6:10 pm
G7 agrees 'concrete steps' for coal phaseout

Berlin, May 27: Climate and energy ministers from the Group of 7 (G7) wealthy nations pledged on Friday to significantly curb the use of coal and other fossil fuels in electricity production with the goal of an eventual complete phaseout,

27 May 2022 6:08 pm
RBI to adopt 'graded approach' to introduce digital currency

Mumbai, May 27: The Reserve Bank of India will adopt a graded approach for launching the central bank's digital currency, announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Budget 2022-23. The introduction of CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency)

27 May 2022 5:56 pm
Former Maha Home Minister Anil Deshmukh admitted to ICU

New Delhi, May 27: Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, who is currently in judicial custody, is admitted to a hospital after he complained of chest pain on Friday, news agency ANI reported. He is currently kept in the Intensive

27 May 2022 5:55 pm
Rajnath Singh undertakes sea sortie on stealth submarine INS Khanderi at Karwar

New Delhi, May 27: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, on Friday conducted a sea sortie on one of the most potent platforms of Indian Navy INS Khanderi' during his visit to Karwar Naval Base in Karnataka. The defence minister was

27 May 2022 5:39 pm
India prepared for monkeypox, no cases in country yet: ICMR

New Delhi, May 27:As monkeypox cases increase in many parts of the world, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) official on Friday claimed that the country is prepared for the infections. Speaking to news agency ANI, Dr Aparna Mukherjee, Scientist

27 May 2022 5:31 pm
7 soldiers killed as vehicles falls into gorge in Ladakh

New Delhi, May 27: Seven soldiers were killed when a vehicle carrying them skidded off the road and rolled down into a gorge near Shyok river in Ladakh on Friday, officials said. A party of 26 soldiers was moving

27 May 2022 5:24 pm
Drugs-on-cruise case: Centre orders action against Ex-NCB officer Sameer Wankhede

New Delhi, May 27:The central government has reportedly ordered action against former NCB officer Sameer Wankhede for his alleged ''shoddy work'' while probing a 'drugs-on-cruise' case in which film star Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan was arrested last year.

27 May 2022 5:18 pm
Explained: Why TRS govt want Muslim quota enhancement that BJP is opposing

New Delhi, May 27: Ahead of the upcoming Telangana Assembly elections, the debate on Muslim reservations in the state is a longstanding one, with the BJP been opposing to it from the start of it. At present, Telangana provides 4% reservation

27 May 2022 5:17 pm
Fraudulent credit card transaction: Producer Boney Kapoor loses Rs 3.2 lakh in cyber fraud

New Delhi, May 27: Bollywood's well-known producer Boney Kapoor's credit card has been fraudulently used to carry out transactions totalling Rs 3.82 lakh and his aide has filed a complaint in connection with the issue, a cop told news agency PTI

27 May 2022 5:10 pm
Explained: Why West Bengal government wants to curtail the powers of Governor

The controversy comes at a time when two leaders from the ruling TMC government namely, Partha Chatterjee, and Paresh Chandra Adhikari have been grilled by the CBI in the recruitment irregularities scam. Kolkata, May 27: The West Bengal cabinet's unanimous decision

27 May 2022 4:46 pm
Watch: PM Modi tries his hand at flying a drone at Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022

New Delhi, May 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated India's biggest Drone Festival - Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022 today. He also interacted with Kisan drone pilots, witnessed open-air drone demonstrations and interacted with startups in the drone exhibition centre. Union

27 May 2022 4:35 pm
'Inverted Rifle and Helmet', symbol of fallen soldiers shifted from India Gate to National War Memorial

New Delhi, May 27: Armed Forces today in a ceremony shifted the Inverted Rifle and the Helmet from India Gate, which was the symbol of Fallen Soldiers of 1971 War, to Param Yodha Sthal at National War Memorial and installed the

27 May 2022 4:32 pm
Fact check: Is Power Grid running a lucky draw by offering a chance to win Rs 6,000?

New Delhi, May 27: E-mails and messages are being circulated by fraudsters with a false claim that the recipient has won a lottery. In one such incident, a fraudulent website claiming that Power Grid Corporation of India is running a lucky

27 May 2022 4:25 pm
Modisarkar@8: PM Modi to hold roadshow in Shimla on Tuesday

Shimla, May 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a roadshow in Shimla and address a rally on May 31 to mark the eighth anniversary of his government, a Himachal Pradesh BJP leader said on Friday. State BJP general

27 May 2022 2:59 pm
Rajasthan minister seeks to step down in plea to CM, Gehlot responds

New Delhi, May 27: Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday played down minister Ashok Chandna's tweet saying it should not be taken seriously as he might be under pressure due to the workload. Chandna on Thursday expressed anguish over

27 May 2022 2:54 pm
Santhoshi Reddy brings beauty and technology to curate a unique shopping experience

The majority of women in India love to pamper themselves with efficacious skincare products and cosmetics. Gone are the days when they had to visit beauty stores in person to grab their choicest products or shop for their favourite brands. Since

27 May 2022 2:54 pm
Ex-Karnataka minister K Eshwarappa vows to reclaim 36,000 temples: we cannot allow

Bengaluru, May 27: Karnataka BJP MLA and former minister in the Bommai government KS Eshwarappa has sparked fresh controversy after alleging that over 36,000 temples were demolished and replaced for masjids, and that his party will 'revive' them all.

27 May 2022 2:50 pm
Modisarkar@8: Some Amazing works of architecture under Modi rule

New Delhi, May 27: Narendra Modi government not only brought a social and economic change but there were also gigantic breath-taking sculptures tunnels, and bridges. Let us have a brief look at the amazing architectural marvels that have been

27 May 2022 2:43 pm
WATCH: Puppy distracts little girl to steal her candy, video viral

New Delhi, May 27: An adorable video of a little kid playing with her pet puppy has gone viral on the internet. The viral clip shows the child holding a candy while playing with the doggo. What won the netizen's heart

27 May 2022 1:47 pm
Delhi riots accused Sharukh Pathan gets hero's welcome during 4-hour parole | Watch video

New Delhi, May 27: Northeast Delhi riots accused, Shahrukh Pathan, received a hero's welcome in his locality when he was granted a four-hour parole to meet his ailing father. In the viral video, also shared by news agency ANI,

27 May 2022 1:36 pm
Aryan Khan cleared in drugs case

New Delhi, May 27: Actor, Sharukh Khan's son, Aryan Khan and five others have been cleared in connection with the drugs case. The six of them have been excluded from the chargesheet filed by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).

27 May 2022 1:31 pm
ED summons Farooq Abdullah in money laundering case

New Delhi, May 27: National Conference (NC) president and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has been summoned by the ED for questioning in a money laundering case in Delhi on May 31, official sources said on Friday.

27 May 2022 1:16 pm
Tsunami warning in Indian Ocean region after 6.1-magnitude quake strikes off East Timor

Jakarta, May 27: A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of East Timor on Friday, the US Geological Survey said. A tsunami advisory group said the earthquake may be capable of generating a tsunami affecting the Indian Ocean region.

27 May 2022 1:10 pm
Two days after Kolkata models death her friend found dead at home

New Delhi, May 27: Another model was found dead at her Kolkata residence in the city's Patuli area today, the second such incident in three days, the police said. Her mother claimed that model, identified as Manjusha Neogi, was suffering from

27 May 2022 12:46 pm
Fake job alert: PIB busts fake Ministry of Skill Development website, check details

New Delhi, May 27: The government has busted a fake website which had been duping aspirants by assuring jobs in the name of the Ministry of Skill Development. An organization Indian Skill Development Organization is inviting applications for various

27 May 2022 12:32 pm
ICAR accredits SKUAST Jammu as Grade-A university

New Delhi, May 27: The Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology (SKUAST) has been accredited 'grade-A' university for the period of five years from April 2021 to March 2026, officials said on Thursday. The accreditation was issued by the Indian

27 May 2022 12:32 pm
Delhi: Light rain likely today; maximum temperature to hover around 38 C

New Delhi, May 27: The minimum temperature in Delhi on Friday morning was recorded at 25.5 degrees Celsius, a notch below the normal, while the weather department predicted overcast conditions with the possibility of light rains during the day.

27 May 2022 12:14 pm
How PM Modi's 'hugplomacy' with world leaders has given a personal touch

New Delhi, May 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known for hugging world leaders which has become a signature move in greeting global leaders and celebrities alike. Over the years, PM Modi has welcomed many international leaders - US

27 May 2022 12:09 pm
Voluntary sex not illegal, running brothel is: SC Panel

New Delhi, May 27: The Centre raised in the Supreme Court certain reservations in respect of the recommendations made by the panel that sex workers should not be arrested or penalised as voluntary sex is not illegal and only running a

27 May 2022 11:53 am
Our approach to Afghanistan guided by historical, civilisational relations: NSA Doval

New Delhi, May 27: National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval who is attending the 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan in Dushanbe said India has focused on infrastructure, connectivity and humanitarian assistance in Afghanistan over several decades. Doval said

27 May 2022 11:46 am
Modisarkar@8: Populist schemes that benefited the poor

New Delhi, May 27: The Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's eight years in power. In the last eight years, the BJP government has launched several schemes that are providing

27 May 2022 11:26 am
Unemployment to inflation: Opposition lists eight 'failures' of Modi government on eighth anniversary

New Delhi, May 27: The opposition has claimed the last eight years of the Narendra Modi government have been marked by a series of failures and counted rising inflation, high rate of unemployment and unchecked hate politics as prominent among them.

27 May 2022 11:20 am
From Balakot strikes to Article 370: Some tough calls taken by Modi Sarkar

New Delhi, May 27: Since Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power in 2014, there are some hard decisions that have taken. The Modi Sarkar' turned 8 this year, let us take a look some of the hard decisions taken by

27 May 2022 11:16 am
Assam floods: Centre releases advance of Rs 324 crore from SDRF to help state deal with calamity

Guwahati, May 27: The Central government has released an advance of 324 crore rupees from the State Disaster Relief Fund (SDRF) to the flood-hit Assam. A team of officials from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) yesterday reached Guwahati

27 May 2022 10:57 am
Grossly illegal: Karti Chidambaram writes to Lok Sabha Speaker over CBI raids

New Delhi, May 27:Congress leader Karti ChidambaramOn Friday wrote to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, over the breach of his Parliamentary privilege in the course of the recent searches conducted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at his residences. {image-karti-chidambaram-1575446982.jpg

27 May 2022 10:41 am
Modisarkar@8: From Beti Bachao to JAM, how these announcements benefited the common man

New Delhi, May 27: It has been 8 years since Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power. There have been a host of decisions taken by the government which have directly benefited the common man. Here is a look

27 May 2022 10:08 am
Delhi court to pronounce sentence for OP Chautala in assets case today

New Delhi, May 27: A Delhi court will pronounce its order Friday on the quantum of sentence to be awarded to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. Special Judge Vikas Dhull on

27 May 2022 9:54 am
India reports 2710 new Covid infections, Active cases rise to 15,814

New Delhi, May 27: India logged 2,710 new coronavirus infections in a day taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,31,47,530, while the active cases rose to 15,814, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. The death

27 May 2022 9:53 am
8 Years of Modi govt: BJP to run 15-day long Special Campaign for Public Outreach Programme from May 30

New Delhi, May 27: On the completion of eight years of Modi Government, the Bharatiya Janata Party will run a 15-day long Special Campaign for Public Outreach Programme about the welfare schemes of the Central Government which will start from 30th

27 May 2022 9:50 am
PM Modi to visit Gujarat on May 28, will inaugurate nano urea plant

New Delhi, May 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat on 28 May, 2022. At around 10 AM, Prime Minister will visit the newly built Matushri K.D.P. Multispeciality Hospital in Atkot, Rajkot. This will be followed by his address at

27 May 2022 9:47 am
At Rs 179 a litre, why have fuel prices sky-rocketed in Pakistan

New Delhi, May 27: The Pakistan government Thursday announced to increase the prices of petroleum products byRs 30 per litre, with the hike set to go into effect at midnight. After the increase, the price of petrol will be atRs 179.85,

27 May 2022 9:23 am
Karnataka elections 2023: No JD(S)-Congress alliance says Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru, May 27: Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Thursday ruled out any political relationship between his party and the JD(S) either during the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls or the 2023 Assembly elections in Karnataka, news agency PTI reported. His

27 May 2022 9:20 am
Ajmer shrine was a Temple claims Hindu outfit

New Delhi, May 27: Claiming the mausoleum of Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer was once a temple, a Hindu outfit has demanded a survey of the premises by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). Rajvardhan Singh Parmar of

27 May 2022 9:15 am
Husband of teacher killed in Texas shooting dies of heart attack

Texas, May 27: The husband of a four grade teacher who was killed in the Texas Elementary School shoot out has died of a heart attack. Joe Garcia the husband of Tia Irma had dropped off flowers at his

27 May 2022 9:10 am