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Monsoon inches northwards; covers Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh

The IMD data shows the country has received 17 per cent deficient rainfall than normal this monsoon season -- 77 mm as against the normal of 92.8 mm between June 1 and 20

20 June,2024 10:04 PM IST | PTI
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Maharashtra: Contractor held of duping Latur sugar factory of Rs 7 lakh

Acting on a complaint by the sugar factory, the police recently arrested the suspect

20 June,2024 09:56 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
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Delhi court grants bail to Arvind Kejriwal in money laundering case

Special Judge Niyay Bindu also declined the Enforcement Directorate's prayer to keep in abeyance the bail order for 48 hours to allow the central agency to avail legal remedies like moving a superior court in appeal

20 June,2024 09:28 PM IST | PTI
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Sharad Pawar, Uddhav are 'assassins' of Maratha quota: Bawankule

Bawankule also said that the BJP-Shiv Sena-NCP government in the state has always protected the interests of Marathas and OBC communities

20 June,2024 08:08 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
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Biden offers legal status to 500K immigrants

This will allow employers to keep their critical employees while providing DACA recipients an opportunity to continue to invest in their communities

20 June,2024 06:17 PM IST | Agencies
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Congress to decide LoP in Lok Sabha: Sharad Pawar

After the Congress decides, it will need the consent of INDIA bloc allies, said Pawar.

20 June,2024 05:45 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
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Sule demands formation of SIT to probe 'irregularities' in NEET

Supriya Sule said that despite technology evolving constantly, several issues were cropping up in the conduct of various examinations like the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (Undergraduate)

20 June,2024 05:33 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
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Train collision in Chile kills 2, several injured

Investigations were underway to determine the cause of the crash, which vaulted one car fully on top of a car from the other train

20 June,2024 05:26 PM IST | AP
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UGC-NET exam: Opposition accuses NTA, Union govt of destroying future of student

The UGC cancelled the UGC-NET examination on Wednesday

20 June,2024 05:18 PM IST | PTI
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Maharashtra Council polls: Anil Parab among 55 candidates in fray for 4 seats

The biennial elections to the Mumbai Graduates, Mumbai Teachers, Konkan Graduates, and Nashik Teachers constituencies in the upper house of the state legislature are scheduled for June 26.

20 June,2024 05:05 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
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Exams being rigged under BJP rule: Akhilesh Yadav

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said if the police recruitment exam is leaked, it will have a bearing on law and order while if there is a fraud in the NEET exam, honest people will not become doctors

20 June,2024 04:34 PM IST | PTI
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Delhi excise policy: Court reserves order on Kejriwal's bail application

Special Judge Niyay Bindu reserved the decision after hearing arguments on the application from the ED and the applicant

20 June,2024 04:03 PM IST | mid-day online correspondent
Maratha youths ending lives as Manoj Jarange is creating confusion: OBC activist

Maratha youths ending lives as Manoj Jarange is creating confusion: OBC activist

Laxman Hake and Navnath Waghmare have been agitating at Wadigodri village in Jalna district demanding that OBC reservation not be diluted

20 June,2024 03:50 PM IST | Jalna | mid-day online correspondent
Kallakurichi hooch tragedy: Tamil Nadu assembly pays tribute to deceased

Kallakurichi hooch tragedy: Tamil Nadu assembly pays tribute to deceased

Expressing shock over the deaths in the Kallakurichi hooch tragedy, the Speaker said the state government was taking steps to contain the sale of spurious liquor.

20 June,2024 02:56 PM IST | Chennai | mid-day online correspondent
After UGC-NET 2024 cancellation, Congress criticises Modi govt over exam failure

After UGC-NET 2024 cancellation, Congress criticises Modi govt over exam failure

Jairam Ramesh accused govt of undermining India's education system & said orgs such as NCERT, UGC & CBSE have lost professionalism under Modi's leadership.

20 June,2024 02:47 PM IST | Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Sambhajinagar: Woman dies as car falls into valley; case registered against male

Sambhajinagar: Woman dies as car falls into valley; case registered against male

The man has been charged under Indian Penal Code section 304 (A), for causing death by negligence.

20 June,2024 02:18 PM IST | Chhatrapati Sambhajinagar | mid-day online correspondent
PM Modi to arrive in Srinagar for 2-day visit, lead yoga day celebrations

PM Modi to arrive in Srinagar for 2-day visit, lead yoga day celebrations

PM Modi will attend the 10th International Day of Yoga event at SKICC on June 21, at approximately 6:30 am

20 June,2024 12:44 PM IST | Srinagar | mid-day online correspondent
SC issues notice on NTA petition to transfer NEET-UG pleas to top court

SC issues notice on NTA petition to transfer NEET-UG pleas to top court

Supreme Court on Thursday also sought responses from the Centre, NTA and others over petitions seeking cancellation of NEET-UG 2024.

20 June,2024 12:33 PM IST | Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
34 dead in Tamil Nadu after consuming methanol laced arrack, says CM Stalin

34 dead in Tamil Nadu after consuming methanol laced arrack, says CM Stalin

CM Stalin announced Rs 10 lakh in compensation for each casualty of the Kallakurichi hooch tragedy, as well as Rs 50,000 for those receiving hospital treatment.

20 June,2024 12:12 PM IST | Chennai | mid-day online correspondent
Sharad Pawar urges Union govt to take lead to resolve quota issue in Maharashtra

Sharad Pawar urges Union govt to take lead to resolve quota issue in Maharashtra

Addressing reporters in Baramati, Pawar--amid the quota issue in Maharashtra--said that it is important to change state & union government policies

20 June,2024 12:00 PM IST | Pune | mid-day online correspondent
Minister: Jarange's demand for specific reservation term won't pass legal test

Minister: Jarange's demand for specific reservation term won't pass legal test

Maratha quota activist Manoj Jarange stated if their demands are not met, Marathas may consider contesting state assembly polls with other socioeconomic groups.

20 June,2024 11:21 AM IST | Pune | mid-day online correspondent

    "No Muslims In Modi Cabinet.." Is Pakistan Trying To Provoke USA Against India?

    The 2024 Lok Sabha Elections concluded on June 4, marking the world's largest democracy festival. The NDA secured a decisive majority, with BJP leading with 240 seats. On June 9, PM Modi and his ministers were sworn in amid global leaders. Pakistan, unsettled by Modi's third term, voiced continual hostility. At a June 13 US State Dept briefing, a Pakistani journalist failed to sway opinion against India, alleging PM Modi's Hindu-centric policies. The US State Dept declined comment on India's internal affairs, instead celebrating India's elections. Despite global leaders congratulating PM Modi on June 4, Pakistan awaited his oath ceremony.

    20 June,2024 05:22 PM IST
    EU criticises France over its debt spending

    EU criticises France over its debt spending

    France was one of seven nations instructed by the EU Commission to start an “excessive deficit procedure”, the first step in a long process before any member state can be hemmed in and moved to take corrective action

    20 June,2024 07:13 AM IST | Brussels | Agencies

    Boeing CEO says sorry, blasted in US Senate

    Says company is responsible for airplane crashes in 2018 and 2019

    20 June,2024 06:14 AM IST | Washington | Agencies

    Kin of Malay cop attacker to face terror charges

    Radin Imran Radin Mohd Yassin, 62, faces four charges including promoting terrorist acts by allegedly instilling the violent ideology of the Islamic State group in his family, including his 21-year-old son Radin Luqman, who was killed by police in the attack

    20 June,2024 06:11 AM IST | Kuala Lumpur | Agencies
    Ajit Doval reappointed as National Security Advisor

    Ajit Doval reappointed as National Security Advisor

    His appointment will be co-terminus with the term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi or until further orders, it said.

    14 June,2024 07:48 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies

    Elderly man beaten to death over parking issue in Jaipur

    According to police, Gopal Khandelwal had a dispute with his neighbour Prabhu Thakaria over car parking in Shanti Colony on Thursday night

    01 June,2024 05:59 AM IST | Jaipur | PTI

    Ayushman Bharat Diwas: Here's all you may need to know about healthcare scheme

    Ayushman Bharat Scheme is one of the revolutionary healthcare programmes in recent times

    23 April,2024 10:29 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
    Let us not allow a water crisis to overwhelm city

    Let us not allow a water crisis to overwhelm city

    Projects such as the Gargai dam or desalination plant at Manori, which have been discussed for over a decade, have seen no progress.

    19 June,2024 06:52 AM IST | Mumbai | The Editorial
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