Caste-based census to be held in Bihar
An all-party assembly held in Bihar on Wednesday unanimously determined to begin the caste-based census very quickly. Those to be concerned within the mega train will probably be given correct coaching and the report will probably be revealed. All events which have illustration within the Legislature attended the assembly, chaired by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Panic-stricken Kashmiri Pandit staffers agency on relocation from Kashmir Valley
The Jammu and Kashmir administration and protesting Kashmiri Pandits engaged in a face-off on Wednesday, because the safety forces disallowed road protests and stopped fear-stricken Pandit workers, recruited beneath the Prime Minister’s Rehabilitation Package since 2008, from leaving the Valley.
Centre fingers over 10 stolen idols to Tamil Nadu
Ten idols relationship again to the tenth Century CE that have been stolen from Tamil Nadu temples, ranging from the Sixties until 2008, have been on Wednesday handed over by the Centre to the State authorities at a ceremony in New Delhi.
Johnny Depp wins libel lawsuit towards ex-wife Amber Heard
A jury on Wednesday awarded Johnny Depp greater than $10 million in his libel lawsuit towards ex-wife Amber Heard, vindicating his stance that Heard fabricated claims that she was abused by Depp earlier than and through their transient marriage.
Centre to carry periods on rights of gig employees
Concerned on the lack of job and social safety amongst gig and platform employees, the Centre has determined to coach officers of Central and State Governments on the technological change, new types of employment, working circumstances, and the mechanisms to guard labour and social safety rights of those employees.
Sheryl Sandberg, longtime No. 2 exec at Facebook, steps down
Sheryl Sandberg, the No. 2 government at Facebook proprietor Meta, is stepping down, in line with a submit on Wednesday on her Facebook web page. Ms. Sandberg has served as chief working officer on the social media big for 14 years. She joined from Google in 2008, 4 years earlier than Facebook went public.
Environment Minister seeks a relook at IP regime
Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav urged developed international locations to commit experience and cash and reveal how air pollution from industrial sectors, past cement and metal, might be introduced beneath management.
Doctor strikes SC, needs govt. to recognise individuals who need to be ‘casteless Hindus’
A petition has been filed within the Supreme Court by a health care provider asserting his proper to be formally licensed as a “casteless Hindu”. The petition needs the courtroom to direct the federal government to plot a mechanism by which extra like him, who select to shed the yoke of caste hierarchy, may be issued certificates figuring out them as Hindus “who have no caste”.
U.S. to ship medium-range rocket programs to Ukraine
The Biden administration says it’s going to ship Ukraine a small variety of high-tech, medium-range rocket programs, a essential weapon that Ukrainian leaders have been begging for as they battle to stall Russian progress within the Donbas area.
Erdogan says Turkey to rid Syria’s Tal Rifaat, Manbij of terrorists
President Tayyip Erdogan stated on Wednesday that Turkey will rid northern Syria’s Tal Rifaat and Manbij areas of terrorists, confirming the targets of the brand new incursion for the primary time and saying it’s going to proceed into different areas.
Shanghai begins coming again to life as COVID lockdown eases
Traffic, pedestrians and joggers reappeared on the streets of Shanghai on Wednesday as China’s largest metropolis started returning to normalcy amid the easing of a strict two-month COVID-19 lockdown that has drawn uncommon protests over its heavy-handed implementation.