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Daily Archives: February 10, 2024

Bill on exam malpractices cleared by RS

NEW DELHI: Parliament on Friday passed a Bill that aims to curb malpractices and irregularities in competitive examinations, and entails provisions for...

India has nearly 97 cr voters now, up 6% from 2019: EC

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Friday said nearly 97 crore Indians will be eligible to vote in this year’s Lok Sabha...

Union Finance Minister says decisions of Sonia-led panel ruined economy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, speaking in the Lok Sabha on Friday, attacked Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, calling the National Advisory Council (NAC)...

Key farm unions staying away, rift to fore over Feb 13 protest

CHANDIGARH: While 16 farmer unions from Punjab, mainly the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM non-political) and the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee (KMSC), have...

ED files case against Sameer Wankhede for Rs 25-crore bribe demand from Shah Rukh...

MUMBAI: The Enforcement Directorate has registered a money laundering case against former Mumbai NCB zonal director Sameer Wankhede taking cognisance of a...

Indian-origin executive Vivek Taneja dies after being assaulted in US

WASHINGTON: In yet another disturbing incident, a 41-year-old Indian-origin executive died in the US, days after he was assaulted during an altercation...

NIA carries out raids to dismantle terror infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir

SRINAGAR: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) conducted multiple raids in Jammu and Kashmir, on Saturday, as part of its crackdown against elements...

Ahead of assault, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu orders Rafah evacuation

DOHA: Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the military on Friday to draw up a dual plan to evacuate Palestinian civilians from the...

Donald Trump wins Nevada, Virgin Islands caucuses

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump won Republican presidential nominating caucuses in Nevada and the US Virgin Islands on Thursday, moving closer to becoming his...

Pakistan elections: US, UK step in as both Imran Khan, Nawaz Sharif declare victory;...

WASHINGTON: The United States, Britain and the European Union on Friday separately expressed concerns about Pakistan's electoral process in the wake of...