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Mar 31, 2022 12:30 PM IST
Heatwave spell likely to continue over Northwest, Central & West India: IMD
Heatwave spell likely to continue over Northwest, Central & West India during next 4-5 days. However, the intensity of heatwave will reduce over Northwest India from 1st April: India Meteorological Department.
Mar 31, 2022 12:16 PM IST
K’taka Congress protests over fuel price hike
Karnataka Congress holds protest against Central government over fuel and LPG price hike.
Mar 31, 2022 11:37 AM IST
PM Modi speaks at the farewell of 72 retiring Members of the Rajya Sabha
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks at the farewell of 72 retiring Members of the Rajya Sabha. “Our RS Members have a lot of experience. Sometimes experience has more power than academic knowledge. We will say to the retiring members ‘come again’,” he said.
Mar 31, 2022 11:24 AM IST
Rana Ayyub approaches Delhi HC, seeks permission to travel abroad
Journalist Rana Ayyub has approached the Delhi High Court seeking permission to travel abroad after she was prevented by authorities from boarding a flight to London on Tuesday.
Mar 31, 2022 11:11 AM IST
AAP MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj moves Delhi HC against vandalism outside Kejriwal’s residence
AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj moves Delhi HC against vandalization outside the official residence of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal yesterday. The plea seeks the constitution of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to undertake an independent criminal investigation in the incident.
Mar 31, 2022 10:49 AM IST
Supreme Court upholds Madras HC judgment striking down 10.5% internal quota to Vanniyars in Tamil Nadu
Supreme Court has struck down 10.5% internal reservation to the Vanniyar community under existing 20% reservation to Most Backward Classes by the Tamil Nadu Govt. The apex upheld the Madras high court judgment striking down the quota for Vanniyar.
Mar 31, 2022 10:06 AM IST
BSP chief Mayawati calls on Centre to reduce fuel prices
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati joined the opposition’s call to take “appropriate steps” aimed at bringing the soaring fuel price under control. Taking to Twitter, Mayawati said that the continued increase in fuel price is directly affecting the poor and the middle class.
“The central government must take appropriate steps to reduce it,” the BSP leader wrote in Hindi.
Mar 31, 2022 09:29 AM IST
Congress MP gives adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha to discuss fuel price hike
Congress MP Manickam Tagore has given an adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha to discuss the fuel price hike. Rajya Sabha Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge said that Congress is holding nationwide protests against fuel and LPG price hike.
Mar 31, 2022 08:56 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to join other Congress MPs at Vijay Chowk demonstration against fuel price hike
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will today join his party MPs in their demonstration at Vijay Chowk against the fuel price hike. The fuel prices have been increased nine times in the last 10 days, taking the overall increase to ₹6.40.
Mar 31, 2022 08:38 AM IST
India sees 1,225 new Covid cases, 28 deaths in last 24 hours
India reported 1,225 new Covid cases and 28 related deaths in the last 24 hours. The number of active infections dropped to 14,307.
Mar 31, 2022 08:32 AM IST
Gurjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla passes away
Gurjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla passed away at a Jaipur hospital following prolonged illness, reported news agency ANI citing his son Vijay Bainsla. Read more
Mar 31, 2022 08:15 AM IST
Las Vegas to host F1 race in 2023, third in the United States
The Formula 1 Grand Prix will return to Las Vegas next year for the first time since 1982 and will become the third grand prix in the US on 2023 F1 calendar, alongside Miami and Austin.
“This is an incredible moment for Formula 1 that demonstrates the huge appeal and growth of our sport with a third race in the US,” said Stefano Domenicali, the president of Formula 1.
Mar 31, 2022 08:06 AM IST
Bengaluru court orders police to register case against Yediyurappa in land denotification corruption case
A special court at Bengaluru has ordered to register a ‘special criminal case’ against former chief minister BS Yediyurappa regarding alleged corruption in a land denotification issue, reported news agency ANI.
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Retiring members of Rajya Sabha pose for photograph with PM Modi, others
A total of 72 members are retiring from the Rajya Sabha, including the Congress’ Anand Sharma and AK Antony, and the BJP’s Subramanian Swamy and Swapan Dasgupta.
Published on Mar 31, 2022 11:49 AM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan, New Delhi
Journalist Rana Ayyub moves Delhi HC seeking permission to travel abroad
- The matter was urgently mentioned before a bench of Acting chief justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Navin Chawla.
Published on Mar 31, 2022 11:36 AM IST
‘Need high-level probe in attack at Arvind Kejriwal house’: AAP MLA to Delhi HC
Arvind Kejriwal was targeted, said AAP, during the protests linked to the BJP.
Published on Mar 31, 2022 11:24 AM IST
Reported by Richa Banka | Edited by Swati Bhasin
How to link PAN with Aadhaar? Last day today
Linking the two documents after March 31 will lead to a penalty, according to the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).
Updated on Mar 31, 2022 10:50 AM IST
India sees 1,225 new Covid cases, marginally lower than yesterday; 28 deaths
Covid-19 cases in India: Nearly 1,600 patients recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours and the total recoveries have climbed to 4,24,89,004.
Updated on Mar 31, 2022 10:06 AM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Swati Bhasin, New Delhi
Morning brief: Rajya Sabha polls today with focus on 5 states
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Published on Mar 31, 2022 08:58 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi leads fuel hike protest by Congress MPs in Delhi
Fuel price hike: Several opposition parties, including the Congress, have been attacking the government over the surge in prices of petrol and diesel.
Published on Mar 31, 2022 08:55 AM IST