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President Biden plans to restrict US investment in Chinese cutting-edge technolo

This proposal if put into action, will further strain economic ties with Beijing at a time when trade tensions are rising

23 June,2024 08:50 AM IST | ANI
India News

"Govt should give reasons behind the step": ABVP General Secretary on postponeme

This is the second competitive exam that has been postponed after UGC-NET was cancelled due to the exam paper being leaked on darknet.

23 June,2024 08:46 AM IST | ANI
India News

JD(S) MLC Suraj Revanna booked on charge of sodomising party worker

Police have not yet arrested Suraj Revanna. On Friday, police registered a case of extortion against Chethan on a complaint by Suraj Revanna's close aide Shivakumar

23 June,2024 08:41 AM IST | PTI
India News

NEET-PG postponement another example that education system ruined under Modi: Ra

Under the BJP's rule, instead of building their careers by studying, students are forced to fight the government to save their future, he said.

23 June,2024 08:37 AM IST | PTI
Opinion

A yen for Tokyo

Old world in its orientalism. Ornate but not opulent.There is an order that permeates day -to-day life.

23 June,2024 08:30 AM IST | Rahul da Cunha
World News

China could take control of Taiwan without firing a shot, warns Think Tank

According to CNN, analysts and military strategists said that there are two key options available to China - a full-scale invasion or a military blockade

23 June,2024 08:30 AM IST | ANI
Opinion

Wedding dressed

If it were not for the dresses, would women be tempted into matrimony one wonders

23 June,2024 08:27 AM IST | Paromita Vohra
Opinion

Hairy tales

Somehow, I sensed that the short hair was probably the biggest blasphemy. Malayali men have a fetish for women with long hair, and I suspect, Indian men in general

23 June,2024 08:23 AM IST | Meenakshi Shedde
Opinion

No Harappan Kalidas in sight

God of Christians, hence of Jews and Muslims, always gave his commandments, via a prophet, in writing, as a book. 

23 June,2024 08:21 AM IST | Devdutt Pattanaik
Opinion

Chronicles of common flowers

A new taxonomic field guide reveals the overlooked beauty and medicinal worth of the dayflowers of the Western Ghats threatened by reckless urbanisation

23 June,2024 07:23 AM IST | Sumedha Raikar Mhatre
Opinion

‘Our shared history in this city makes the relationship special’

Indian classical vocalist Dhanashree Pandit Rai and writer Dilip D’Souza sustain a spirited school friendship with extended bonds

23 June,2024 07:22 AM IST | Meher Marfatia
Opinion

Pull a rabbit out of the hat

In a moment of global unease, could the next big thing in menswear be… an inflatable rabbit?

23 June,2024 07:20 AM IST | Shweta Shiware
Assam still reeling from flood

Assam still reeling from flood

The number of affected people had decreased marginally from 4.09 lakh on Thursday, though the number of flood-hit districts remained the same.

23 June,2024 06:32 AM IST | Guwahati | Agencies
‘Vocational trainers must be reinstated’

‘Vocational trainers must be reinstated’

Sachdeva has alleged that Congress and Aam Aadmi Party governments never made any effort to regularise the posts of vocational trainers and coordinators and now suddenly their services have been terminated.

23 June,2024 06:29 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
The first of many standoffs

The first of many standoffs

The NDA and INDIA bloc go toe to toe over who will be the Pro-tem Speaker ahead of the first session of the Lok Sabha

23 June,2024 06:27 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
Arvind Kejriwal drastically lost weight since his arrest

Arvind Kejriwal drastically lost weight since his arrest

The weight dropped to 63.5 kg on June 2 and further, to 62 kg on June 22, the party claimed.

23 June,2024 06:22 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
EOU may brain map students suspected in NEET scam

EOU may brain map students suspected in NEET scam

Congress leader lashes out at BJP amid the ongoing investigations of the NEET exam paper leak

23 June,2024 06:19 AM IST | Patna | Agencies
Anti-paper leak law comes into effect amid NEET, NET row

Anti-paper leak law comes into effect amid NEET, NET row

The act aims to prevent unfair means in public examinations and common entrance tests held across the country

22 June,2024 10:24 PM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Renukaswamy murder case: Actor Darshan sent to judicial custody till July 4

Renukaswamy murder case: Actor Darshan sent to judicial custody till July 4

The Bengaluru Economic Offences Special Court passed the order. Following the order, actor Darshan and other accused were taken to Central Jail from the Sessions Court.

22 June,2024 08:23 PM IST | Bengaluru | mid-day online correspondent
Maharashtra: CM vows to ensure no caste tensions in the state

Maharashtra: CM vows to ensure no caste tensions in the state

Shinde thanked OBC activist Laxman Hake and others for withdrawing their indefinite fast following the government intervention.

22 June,2024 06:50 PM IST | Nashik | mid-day online correspondent
OBC agitation: Activists end 10-day hunger strike

OBC agitation: Activists end 10-day hunger strike

Laxman Hake and Navnath Waghmare had launched the indefinite fast on June 13 as a counter to Maratha activist Manoj Jarange's demand that Marathas should get reservation in the Other Backward Class (OBC) category

22 June,2024 06:36 PM IST | Jalna | mid-day online correspondent
Public Examinations Act, 2024: Centre brings anti-paper leak law amid exam row

    Public Examinations Act, 2024: Centre brings anti-paper leak law amid exam row

    Alleged malpractices in conducting NEET exams, and cancellation of UGC-NET June 2024 sparked outrage. Meanwhile, the Public Examinations (Prevention of Unfair Means) Act, 2024 came into effect on June 22 amid intensifying rows. The law aims to prevent unfair means in public examinations and common entrance tests held across the country. The Act also prohibits disclosing exam-related confidential info before time, entry of unauthorised people to exam centres to create disruptions. The offences will be punishable with imprisonment between three and five years, and a fine up to Rs 10 lakh. The offences under the new law will also be cognizable, non-bailable, and non-compoundable.

    22 June,2024 06:18 PM IST
    Mad World: I found a dead Frog in my chips

    Mad World: I found a dead Frog in my chips

    If you thought finding a finger in ice cream was crazy, here are other crazy things that people have found in their food and packages

    23 June,2024 06:35 AM IST | Florida | A Correspondent

    Russia replies to Ukraine attack with a strike on energy facilities

    These attacks follows the Ukrainian military strikes on three oil refineries in southern Russia that happened on Friday

    23 June,2024 06:16 AM IST | Kyiv | Agencies

    Israel strikes at refugee tents, kills 25

    After the attack near Rafah, an Israeli national was found dead in the West Bank of Palestine

    23 June,2024 06:13 AM IST | Khan Younis | 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
    Monsoon safety is everyone’s responsibility

    Monsoon safety is everyone’s responsibility

    The citizens need to now gear up to practise what we may call, rain discipline or monsoon-appropriate behaviour.

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