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Sharad Pawar's Party On 8 Years Of BJP: These Are PM Modi's 8 "Failures"

Sharad Pawar's Party On 8 Years Of BJP: These Are PM Modi's 8 "Failures"

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Mumbai

The NCP on Thursday 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.

On Fake Reviews On e-Commerce Platforms, Centre's "Close Watch"

On Fake Reviews On e-Commerce Platforms, Centre's "Close Watch"

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on Thursday said on Thursday it is keeping a close watch on fake reviews on e-Commerce platforms as it infringes on the rights of consumers.

St Stephen's Says Will Retain Interview-For-All, Delhi University Fumes

St Stephen's Says Will Retain Interview-For-All, Delhi University Fumes

Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

St. Stephen's College has said it will follow the guidelines of the new Common University Entrance Test, or CUET, but "will continue to observe the rights and privileges granted to us by the Constitution of India".

Is Rice Next After Wheat, Sugar? Government May Decide Soon, Experts say

Is Rice Next After Wheat, Sugar? Government May Decide Soon, Experts say

Pratik Parija and Vrishti Beniwal, Bloomberg | Thursday May 26, 2022

Rice may be India's next food protectionism target after it restricted wheat and sugar exports, analysts say, a move that could have a devastating impact on global food security as it's an important staple.

MK Stalin, With PM On Stage, Says Make Tamil Official Language Like Hindi

MK Stalin, With PM On Stage, Says Make Tamil Official Language Like Hindi

NDTV News Desk | Thursday May 26, 2022

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make Tamil an official language, on par with Hindi, as the two shared stage at an event in Chennai.

Meet PM Housing Scheme Targets Or...: Bihar's Deadline To Officers

Meet PM Housing Scheme Targets Or...: Bihar's Deadline To Officers

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Patna

The Bihar government will take action against officials concerned if the construction of 5.51 lakh pending houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) is not completed by June, State Rural Development Minister Shrawan Kumar said.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's 2-Day Karnataka Visit Begins

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's 2-Day Karnataka Visit Begins

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, Uttara Kannada (Karnataka)

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday arrived in Karwar of Karnataka's Uttara Kannada district on a two-day visit.

Karti Chidambaram Quizzed For 9 Hours In Fresh CBI Probe

Karti Chidambaram Quizzed For 9 Hours In Fresh CBI Probe

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The CBI Thursday questioned Congress MP Karti Chidambaram for nine hours in connection with an alleged scam pertaining to the issuance of visas to 263 Chinese nationals in 2011 when his father P Chidambaram was home minister, officials said.

Police In Rajasthan Town Accused Of Thrashing Man In Custody

Police In Rajasthan Town Accused Of Thrashing Man In Custody

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022

A rape accused was admitted to a government hospital here after allegedly being beaten by police on Thursday, leading to a protest by locals.

"For Better Marriages...": Maharashtra Home Minister's Sexist Comment

"For Better Marriages...": Maharashtra Home Minister's Sexist Comment

Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday May 26, 2022, Mumbai

A video has emerged of a top Maharashtra Nationalist Congress Party leader making a sexist comment amid a similar controversy involving a rival BJP leader.

Massive Coral Bleaching In Coastal Andaman Sea, Study Shows

Massive Coral Bleaching In Coastal Andaman Sea, Study Shows

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Kolkata

A study by the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) has found massive coral bleaching in the coastal areas of the Andaman sea

Take A Ride In Delhi's Electric Bus, Share A Selfie And Win...

Take A Ride In Delhi's Electric Bus, Share A Selfie And Win...

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Thursday May 26, 2022

On May 24, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched 150 electric buses. The citizens were also allowed to travel for free in the buses for the first three days from May 24 to May 26.

PM Arrives In Chennai To Warm Welcome, Will Launch Infra Projects: 10 Facts

PM Arrives In Chennai To Warm Welcome, Will Launch Infra Projects: 10 Facts

NDTV News Desk | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Chennai today to lay the foundation stone for 11 projects, including a highway project between Bengaluru and Chennai. BJP workers accorded a rousing reception to PM Modi on his arrival.

Bhagwant Mann Meets British Envoy, Discusses Tie-Ups In Education, IT

Bhagwant Mann Meets British Envoy, Discusses Tie-Ups In Education, IT

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann today met British High Commissioner to India Alex Ellis and discussed the prospects of partnership in education, information technology, and various other sectors.

2 Pakistani Fishermen Detained, 4 Fishing Boats Seized In Gujarat's Bhuj

2 Pakistani Fishermen Detained, 4 Fishing Boats Seized In Gujarat's Bhuj

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday detained two Pakistani fishermen and seized four country-made Pakistani fishing boats near the horizontal channel of Harami Nala in Gujarat's Bhuj, the force said.