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Maharashtra BJP Chief Apologises For Sexist "Go Home And Cook" Remark

Maharashtra BJP Chief Apologises For Sexist "Go Home And Cook" Remark

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Mumbai

Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil has apologised for his "go home and cook" remark against NCP MP Supriya Sule, said the chairperson of the state women's commission today. The apology came after a notice sent to Chandrakant Patil.

Four Of Mumbai Family Among 22 People Onboard Plane That Crashed In Nepal

Four Of Mumbai Family Among 22 People Onboard Plane That Crashed In Nepal

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Kathmandu

Nepal Plane Crash: Four members of a family from Mumbai are among 22 people on board a Tara Air plane that went missing today in Nepal minutes after taking off from the tourist city of Pokhara, officials said.

26 Rohingya Detained In Assam. They Came From Jammu And Kashmir, Say Police

26 Rohingya Detained In Assam. They Came From Jammu And Kashmir, Say Police

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Sunday May 29, 2022, Guwahati

The Assam Police have detained 26 Myanmar nationals in Assam's Silchar after they entered the city in a car today.

"Knew Him Well, Charges False": BJP's Maneka Gandhi On Bureaucrat Transferred After Dog Walking Row

"Knew Him Well, Charges False": BJP's Maneka Gandhi On Bureaucrat Transferred After Dog Walking Row

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

Coming to the defence of the IAS couple that was posted out of Delhi over alleged misuse of a sports stadium in the national capital, BJP leader Maneka Gandhi on Saturday said the transfer of the officials is a "loss to Delhi".

Pilot's Phone Helped Track Down Nepal Plane That Crashed With 22 On Board

Pilot's Phone Helped Track Down Nepal Plane That Crashed With 22 On Board

NDTV News Desk | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

The plane with 22 people on board - four of them Indians - that crashed in Nepal today was tracked down using the GPS location of the pilot's phone, according to local media reports quoting airport authorities.

Rahul Gandhi On Demonetisation's Only Success: "Torpedoing" Economy

Rahul Gandhi On Demonetisation's Only Success: "Torpedoing" Economy

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

The Opposition on Sunday attacked the Modi government over demonetisation, with former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi saying the only "unfortunate success" of the 2016 move was the "torpedoing" of India's economy.

Maharashtra Or Karnataka? Conclave To Debate Birthplace Of Lord Hanuman

Maharashtra Or Karnataka? Conclave To Debate Birthplace Of Lord Hanuman

Asian News International | Sunday May 29, 2022, Nashik

Dharma Sansad: After the Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque row, a Dharma Sansad is being organised in Maharashtra's Nashik to resolve a dispute regarding the birthplace of Lord Hanuman.

Japan's Investment In India Depends On...: What Envoy Said

Japan's Investment In India Depends On...: What Envoy Said

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Guwahati

Japanese Deputy Chief of Mission in India Kawazu Kunihiko on Sunday said the investment target of five trillion yen over the next five years from his country will depend on the "investment atmosphere" in India.

Priest Arrested For Conversion Had Several Cases Against Him: Goa Government

Priest Arrested For Conversion Had Several Cases Against Him: Goa Government

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Panaji

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has said the pastor, arrested recently in the state for allegedly luring people to convert to Christianity, had several cases registered against him, including that of a person's death.

Aadhaar Photocopy Warning Row Explained In 5 Points

Aadhaar Photocopy Warning Row Explained In 5 Points

Reuters | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

The government today withdrew a warning not to share photocopies of the national biometric identity card Aadhaar after the announcement caused widespread panic on social media.

Karnataka High Court's Guidelines For Probing Criminal Cases

Karnataka High Court's Guidelines For Probing Criminal Cases

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Bengaluru

The Karnataka High Court in an interim order has issued several guidelines for the speedy disposal of criminal cases against politicians and influential persons, including a deadline of 90 days for serious offences.

What Jharkhand Chief Minister Said On Congress Alliance For Rajya Sabha

What Jharkhand Chief Minister Said On Congress Alliance For Rajya Sabha

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren said on Sunday the ruling coalition in the state would field a joint candidate for the Rajya Sabha seat it is likely to win and dismissed suggestions that there was any discord with ally Congress.

PM Modi Hails India's Linguistic Diversity In 'Mann Ki Baat' Address

PM Modi Hails India's Linguistic Diversity In 'Mann Ki Baat' Address

Asian News International | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

Emphasizing the country's diversity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his monthly radio broadcast 'Mann Ki Baat' on Sunday said the variety in attire, cuisine and culture in different regions is the hallmark of India.

4 Vande Bharat Trains Every Month From September: Railways Minister

4 Vande Bharat Trains Every Month From September: Railways Minister

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2022, Bhubaneswar

Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Saturday announced that around four Vande Bharat trains will be flagged off every month from September.

"Use Normal Prudence": Centre Withdraws Aadhaar Photocopy Misuse Warning

"Use Normal Prudence": Centre Withdraws Aadhaar Photocopy Misuse Warning

Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Debanish Achom | Sunday May 29, 2022, New Delhi

The government has withdrawn a statement "with immediate effect" that asked people not to share photocopies of Aadhaar over misuse risks. It withdrew the statement "in view of the possibility of the misinterpretation of the press release".