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What about existing 124A cases, asks SC to Centre on sedition law

Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for the petitioners, said people are being arrested because of this provision and this would not be right for them.

published : 11 May 2022

Row over offset commitments: Global defence biggies to face government’s wrath

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), which is the apex body of the MoD for finalising procurement for the three services, is scheduled to meet at the end of this month.

published : 11 May 2022

Karnataka is best investment hub: CM Basavaraj Bommai to foreign envoys

Bommai pitched Karnataka as a state which has adopted technology with ease and is a pioneer in many sectors, and Bengaluru as the Silicon Valley.

published : 11 May 2022

Experts predict more cyclones, thunderstorms in future

This has also prompted IMD officials and researchers to count the number of thunderstorms that have occurred on a daily basis during the past few years, and not just assess rain damage.

published : 11 May 2022

India fully supportive of Sri Lanka's democracy, stability and economic recovery: MEA

Bagchi also mentioned the assistance India provided to help Sri Lanka deal with the economic crisis.

published : 11 May 2022

BJYM activist's autopsy report indicates death by hanging; TMC asks Shah to apologise

Shah had visited Kashipur and demanded a CBI probe into Chourasia's death, claiming a culture of violence and a fear psychosis prevailed in West Bengal.

published : 11 May 2022

Soren seeks 4-week extension from EC to reply to notice over mine lease, given 10 days

Soren has rejected the charges. The EC had issued the notice to Soren on May 2 asking him to reply by May 10, but he had sought four more weeks, citing his mother's ill health among other reasons.

published : 11 May 2022

President confers13 Shaurya Chakras, Param Vishisht Seva Medal to Army Chief

Army Chief General Manoj Pande was conferred with the Param Vishisht Seva Medal for his distinguished service of exceptional order at a defence investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

published : 11 May 2022

Coastal Andhra braces for Asani fury

The weatherman has forecast gale wind speed of upto 85 kmph from Wednesday morning in coastal Andhra Pradesh districts of Krishna, East and West Goadavari, Visakhapatnam and Yanam of Puducherry UT.

published : 11 May 2022

Ensure quality power supply at reasonable rates to industries: FM tells state governments

Sitharaman said every stakeholder should work towards ensuring uninterrupted power supply so that 'power shortage' does not occur since it poses as a major hurdle for the industry's growth.

published : 10 May 2022

'AAP may have received funding from Khalistani leader', alleges HP Congress leader

Terming her statement "unfortunate", state AAP spokesperson Gaurav Sharma said, "People who live in houses of glass, do not throw stones at others houses."

published : 10 May 2022

CBI searches 8 locations in J-K, Mumbai in J&K Bank building purchase irregularities case

Incriminating documents, articles and electronic evidences, several bank account details and bank locker keys have been recovered during searches, CBI spokesperson RC Joshi said.

published : 10 May 2022

Launcher used in Mohali attack recovered: Punjab Police

Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said the strictest punishment will be meted out to those trying to spoil the state's atmosphere. 

published : 10 May 2022

BJP leader lodges complaint with Punjab Police against Kejriwal for objectionable remarks against PM

Former IAS officer Jagmohan Singh Raju said, in a video on social media, Kejriwal made "highly disturbing, shocking and seditious" remarks against the prime minister during a rally.

published : 10 May 2022

'Asani' moving in a 'cone of uncertainty' over Bay of Bengal 

The storm would also cause light to very heavy rainfall in coastal districts as also parts of Rayalaseema from Tuesday night. The official machinery in the coastal districts has been put on high alert

published : 10 May 2022