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Manohar Joshi
Former Lok Sabha Speaker Manohar Joshi passes away in Mumbai

The senior Shiv Sena leader's body would be kept at his Matunga home for people to pay their last respects from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Friday, 23 February 2024
CJI Chandrachud Inaugurates Ayush Wellness Centre In Supreme Court
CJI inaugurates AYUSH Wellness Centre, recalls when he had Covid & PM Modi called him

The CJI, in conversation with ANI, said that he himself has been associated with Ayush since Covid-19 broke out, and recalled a telephonic conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his battle with Covid-19.

‘Delhi Chalo’ Protest By Farmers Suspended For 2 Days, Central Govt Says ‘Ready For Talks’
‘Delhi Chalo’ Protest By Farmers Suspended For 2 Days, Central Govt Says ‘Ready For Talks’

Farmers on Wednesday announced to suspend the 'Delhi Chalo' march for two days, informing that they will decide their next course of action on Friday evening. The decision was announced by farmers' leader Sarwan Singh Pandher while addressing the media.

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Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi triggers row by asking TV reporter if owner of channel is ‘Dalit’

In a video released by the television channel, Rahul is found asking journalist Shiv Prasad Yadav, his name, and also about the owner of the channel.

Delhi Excise Scam: ED Issues 7th Summons To Kejriwal, AAP To Respond After Legal Consultation
Delhi Excise Scam: ED Issues 7th Summons To Kejriwal, AAP To Respond After Legal Consultation

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued seventh summons to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to appear before it in connection with the alleged excise policy scam, said the sources. Kejriwal has been asked to appear before the financial probe agency on February 26, informed the sources.

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With 78% approval ratings, PM Modi is most popular leader in the world: Morning Consult survey
With 78% approval ratings, PM Modi is most popular leader in the world: Morning Consult survey

PM Modi’s approval ratings, as per Morning Consult survey, stands at a whopping 78%, which roughly means that he commands approval and support of the same percentage of population. Notably, PM Modi has consistently topped the Morning Consult charts in both NDA 1.0 and NDA 2.0.

Delhi liquor policy scam case: ED issues 7th summons to Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi liquor policy scam case: ED issues 7th summons to Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal has been asked to appear before the financial probe agency on February 26, said the sources.

  • Thursday, 22 February 2024
BJP releases documentary on 'atrocities' on women in Sandeshkhali
BJP releases documentary on 'atrocities' on women in Sandeshkhali

The protesting women have also said that peace will not be restored in Sandeshkhali unless President’s Rule is imposed. “Sincerely we feel that we will be safe only if the President’s rule is imposed,” many of the local women were heard saying in the video.

  • Thursday, 22 February 2024
Centre always ready for talks with farmers: Anurag Thakur
Centre always ready for talks with farmers: Anurag Thakur

Emphasising that the dialogue was the only way to address concerns, he said on Wednesday that farmers were the nation's 'Annadatas'.

  • Thursday, 22 February 2024
Farmers Protest
'Delhi Chalo' protest by farmers suspended till Friday

Farmers have been protesting at the Punjab-Haryana borders for the past few days to press the Centre into accepting their demands on minimum support price (MSP) for crops and other issues.

SECURITY BEEFED UP TO  STOP ‘DELHI CHALO’ RALLY
‘Delhi Chalo’ March: RAF, Police Personnel Deployed At Singhu Border For Farmers’ Protest

As farmers plan to continue ‘Delhi Chalo’ march again, security was heightened at the Singhu border. Rapid Action Force and police personnel were seen with security gears to stop the farmers from entering national capital. Drone surveillance is being done on the location to keep an eye on the protesting farmers.

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‘SMILE ENHANCEMENT’  SURGERY GONE WRONG
Hyderabad Man Dies While Undergoing ‘Smile Enhancement’ Surgery Ahead Of His Wedding

A man from Hyderabad died while undergoing a surgery to enhance his smile just days before his wedding. On February 16, the victim, Laxmi Narayana Vinjam was undergoing 'smile designing' procedure at a dental Clinic. Unfortunately, he died while undergoing treatment.

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Eminent Jurist Fali Nariman passes away
Eminent Jurist Fali Nariman passes away

Nariman argued several landmark cases, including the famous NJAC verdict. He also appeared in the important SC AoR Association case (which led to the collegium system), TMA Pai case (on scope of minority rights under Article 30), and many others.

  • Wednesday, 21 February 2024
PM Modi inaugurates 4 IITs, 3 IIMs, 20 Kendriya Vidyalayas and 13 NVs in major boost to education se
PM Modi inaugurates 4 IITs, 3 IIMs, 20 Kendriya Vidyalayas and 13 NVs in major boost to education sector

The Prime Minister inaugurated and dedicated to the nation, improved infrastructure like hostels, academic blocs, administrative buildings, libraries, auditoriums etc in multiple higher educational institutes across the country like IIT Jammu, NIT Delhi, IIT Kharagpur, NIT Durgapur, IISER Behrampur, NIT Arunachal Pradesh, IIIT Lucknow, IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, Central University of Kerala Kasaragod, among others.

  • Wednesday, 21 February 2024
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SC declares AAP’s Kuldeep Kumar as Chandigarh Mayoral poll winner
SC declares AAP’s Kuldeep Kumar as Chandigarh Mayoral poll winner

The apex court was dealing with a plea filed by INDIA bloc’s mayoral candidate Kuldeep Kumar accusing Returning Officer Anil Masih of allegedly "defacing the ballots" during the Chandigarh mayoral polls held on January 30.

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