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Top StoriesJul 29, 2021, 9:31 PM IST
TN govt to set up 4 Olympic academies and sports village
In a bid to encourage sports and sportspersons, the Tamil Nadu government on Thursday announced setting up of sports village and Olympic academies.
World NewsJul 29, 2021, 6:24 PM IST
China lashes out at Antony Blinken’s meeting with Dalai Lama aide in New Delhi
On Wednesday, Blinken met Ngodup Dongchung, an official in the Tibetan government-in-exile and representative of the Dalai Lama. This meeting is a clear signal to China about the Biden administration's continued support of the Tibetan cause.
Top StoriesJul 29, 2021, 1:26 PM IST
West Bengal government extends COVID restrictions till August 15 with more relaxations
While night curfew hours remain in place between 9 pm to 5 am except emergency and essential services.
Top StoriesJul 29, 2021, 11:13 AM IST
Kerala government announces complete weekend lockdown on July 31 and August 1; Centre sends team
The weekend lockdown order was announced a day after Kerala registered 22,056 fresh Covid-19 cases and 131 deaths.
Top StoriesJul 28, 2021, 1:07 PM IST
Assam's crackdown on drug trafficking led to border clash with Mizoram?
"The crackdown on drug trafficking by the government of Assam under Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has adversely affected drug traffickers and their political patrons, especially those belonging to the Mizo National Front in Mizoram," sources in the Assam government told Asianet Newsable.
Top StoriesJul 28, 2021, 11:19 AM IST
Setback for Kerala government; Supreme Court won't stop cases against Left MLAs for 2015 Assembly vandalism
The Apex Court ruled that the act of the accused MLAs will not be covered under the immunity granted to lawmakers from criminal prosecution as they had crossed constitutional limits.
PoliticsJul 27, 2021, 8:24 PM IST
Basavaraj Bommai to be Karnataka's next chief minister, says government will be pro-people
"I never expected it. However, I had a belief in my hard work and it has paid off," Basavaraj Bommai said after being elected as chief minister designate
BusinessJul 27, 2021, 6:44 PM IST
Trust local: Ola CEO strongly disagrees with Tesla, Hyundai on EV import duty
Even as the battle for the Indian electric vehicle market grows intense with time, there have been calls from industry giants like Tesla to lower import duties. However, Indian EV manufacturers say that would be a bad idea.
Top StoriesJul 27, 2021, 3:56 PM IST
UNESCO names Harappan city of Dholavira as world heritage site
Dholavira, located in the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, belonged to the matured Harappan phase and was excavated by the Archeological Survey of India in 1967.
Top StoriesJul 27, 2021, 1:09 PM IST
PM Modi to BJP MPs: Expose Opposition agenda in public
Prime Minister Modi directed MPs to make the people aware of Opposition tactics of repeated disruptions despite the central government's stated position that it is willing to discuss all issues.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 9:30 PM IST
Mizoram blames Assam for 'intrusion and aggression' that claimed lives of 6 policemen
Mizoram government has blamed the Assam Police for the aggression along the border between the two states that resulted in the loss of lives of six Assam Police personnel and injuries to many civilians.
SportsJul 26, 2021, 5:50 PM IST
Mirabai Chanu to be appointed Additional Superintendent of Police (Sports) by Manipur government
Mirabai Chanu created history by winning the silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics in the 49 kg category. Consequently, she would now be rewarded by the Manipur Government, who would honour her with the Additional Superintendent of Police (Sports) rank.
PoliticsJul 26, 2021, 2:08 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee government forms inquiry panel to look into Pegasus scandal
The announcement came days after the name of her nephew and Trinamool MP Abhishek Banerjee appeared on a list of potential surveillance targets.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:49 PM IST
These are top contenders for the Karnataka Chief Minister's post
With BS Yediyurappa resigning from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post on the day when the BJP government completed two years in power, the party high command has gone into a huddle to zero in on his successor.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:05 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister Yediyurappa resigns, denies any pressure from BJP HQ
"I resigned voluntarily. I was not told to step down. I stepped down today because I wanted to wait till the government completes its two years," Yediyurappa said.