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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Slams Government Over Rising Prices

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Slams Government Over Rising Prices

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday attacked the Centre over rising prices, alleging that not a single policy of the BJP government is aimed at enhancing the income of the middle class and the poor.

Rescued Jharkhand Child Labourer Becomes Voice Of India At Labour Meet

Rescued Jharkhand Child Labourer Becomes Voice Of India At Labour Meet

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, Ranchi

From working in a mica mine in Jharkhand's Giridih district as a child labour to representing India in a global event by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) at Durban - the journey has been long for Badku Marandi.

Reinstate Sacked Top Official: Petitioners In Gyanvapi Case Ask Court

Reinstate Sacked Top Official: Petitioners In Gyanvapi Case Ask Court

Reported by Saurabh Shukla, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

The Hindu petitioners in the Gyanvapi mosque case have made a fresh application in the Varanasi court asking that Ajay Mishra -- the top official sacked yesterday for employing a private videographer for filming the mosque -- be reinstated.

Indrani Mukerjea Granted Bail: Timeline Of The Sheena Bora Murder Case

Indrani Mukerjea Granted Bail: Timeline Of The Sheena Bora Murder Case

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, Mumbai

Following is the timeline of the Sheena Bora murder case in which her mother and prime accused Indrani Mukerjea was granted bail by the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal Resigns Citing "Personal Reasons": Sources

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal Resigns Citing "Personal Reasons": Sources

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

A retired civil servant, Anil Baijal had taken over as Lieutenant Governor in December 2016 following the abrupt resignation of his predecessor Najeeb Jung.

12 Workers Die In Wall Collapse At Gujarat Factory

12 Workers Die In Wall Collapse At Gujarat Factory

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, Morbi, Gujarat

A wall collapsed in a salt factory in Gujarat's Mobi district killing 12 workers. The Sagar Salt factory was situated in the Halvad industrial area. The Prime Minister tweeted and expressed grief and announced aid for the family of those who died.

Man Shot Dead In Delhi's Daryaganj: Police

Man Shot Dead In Delhi's Daryaganj: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

A 48-year-old man was shot dead allegedly by unidentified persons in central Delhi's Daryaganj area, police said on Wednesday.

"Truly Sorry": 400 Laid Off By Education Firm Vedantu Amid Startup Slump

"Truly Sorry": 400 Laid Off By Education Firm Vedantu Amid Startup Slump

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Calling it one of his "toughest decisions", Vedantu CEO Vamsi Krishna blamed a "tough external environment".

Actor Jacqueline Fernandez Withdraws Plea Seeking Nod To Travel Abroad

Actor Jacqueline Fernandez Withdraws Plea Seeking Nod To Travel Abroad

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Jacqueline Fernandez, being probed in a Rs 200 crore extortion case involving alleged conman Sukesh Chandrasekhar, withdrew her application filed before Delhi court for suspending Lookout Circular issued against her and permit her to travel abroad.

"India Looks A Lot Like Sri Lanka": Rahul Gandhi Shares Graphs On Economy

"India Looks A Lot Like Sri Lanka": Rahul Gandhi Shares Graphs On Economy

Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Rahul Gandhi today compared India to crisis-hit Sri Lanka in a tweet criticising the state of the economy, in which the graphs of the two countries appeared similar when it came to unemployment, fuel prices and communal violence.

Punjab Farmers Call Off Protest After Meeting With Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann

Punjab Farmers Call Off Protest After Meeting With Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 18, 2022, Chandigarh

Punjab farmers on a protest near the Chandigarh-Mohali border today said that they would end their agitation. The announcement came after a meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann.

"Proof Of Pudding Is In...": Shashi Tharoor On Congress' Huddle Outcomes

"Proof Of Pudding Is In...": Shashi Tharoor On Congress' Huddle Outcomes

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Describing the party's Chintan Shivir as an exercise in reform and revival, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday said "the proof of the pudding is in the eating".

Supreme Court Notice On Bail Plea Of Christian Michael In Chopper Scam Case

Supreme Court Notice On Bail Plea Of Christian Michael In Chopper Scam Case

Asian News International | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notices to the Central Bureau of Investigation and Enforcement Directorate on bail petitions of British Citizen Christian Michael in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam being probed by the agencies.

"Sorrow And Fury": Congress On Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Convict Release

"Sorrow And Fury": Congress On Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Convict Release

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

The Congress Wednesday expressed pain and disappointment over the release of Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict A G Perarivalan.

AAP Lawmaker Detained During Demolition Drive In Delhi

AAP Lawmaker Detained During Demolition Drive In Delhi

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 18, 2022, New Delhi

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Kuldeep Kumar was detained on Wednesday for allegedly obstructing a demolition drive being carried out by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), police said.