Fresh wave of concern hits Kashmir
A girl trainer’s killing has sparked a recent wave of fears among the many migrant Kashmiri Pandit staff, recruited below the Prime Minister’s particular rehabilitation bundle, and the Hindu staff from Jammu recruited below the SC quota and posted within the Valley.
Singer KK dies in Kolkata
Well-known Bollywood singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popularly generally known as KK, died in Kolkata on Tuesday evening, officers mentioned. The 53-year-old artist was within the metropolis for a efficiency at Nazrul Mancha. Soon after the programme, the singer complained of feeling unwell when he was returning to his resort round 10.30 p.m. He was declared useless on arrival at a metropolis hospital.
Gyanvapi dispute | Both sides transfer court docket over video leak
In the continuing Gyanvapi Mosque-Kashi Vishwanath Temple dispute, each the Hindu and Muslim events on Tuesday approached the District Court in Varanasi searching for a probe into how the contents of the video survey of the mosque premises have been leaked to the media and within the public area.
India, China agree to carry subsequent spherical of army talks quickly
India and China on Tuesday agreed to carry the following spherical of talks between senior army commanders to proceed the slow-moving disengagement course of alongside the Line of Actual Control (LAC). Officials from the 2 sides, through the twenty fourth assembly of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination (WMCC) on border affairs held nearly, reviewed the LAC scenario and agreed to “continue the discussions through diplomatic and military channels”.
Fewest Civil Service recruits since 2012
The variety of candidates shortlisted for the coveted civil companies this yr is the bottom since 2012. The lowest consumption comes at a time when the Union authorities is confronted with an acute scarcity of All India Services (AIS) officers who’re keen or obtainable to serve on the Centre.
National flag can now be machine-made, in polyester
The Union authorities amended the Flag Code of India final yr permitting manufacturing of polyester and machine-made nationwide flags in order that sufficient flags can be found for its Har Ghar Tiranga (tricolour at each door) programme that proposes to cowl authorities buildings, non-public places of work and residences. Earlier solely hand-woven and hand-spun flags fabricated from cotton, silk, wool or Khadi have been allowed.
Defence Ministry indicators ₹2,971-crore deal for indigenous Astra Beyond Visual Range missiles
The Defence Ministry on Tuesday signed a contract with defence public sector endeavor Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) for the availability of the indigenously developed Astra Mk-I Beyond Visual Range (BVR) air to air missiles and related gear for the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Navy at a price of ₹2,971 crore.
Sievierodonetsk mayor says Russian forces seize half of metropolis
Russian forces in a “frenzied push” have seized half of the jap Ukrainian metropolis of Sievierodonetsk that’s key to Moscow’s efforts to rapidly full the seize of the economic Donbas area, the mayor advised The Associated Press on Tuesday.
Biden talks gun management, extremism with New Zealand’s PM
President Joe Biden praised New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday for her success in curbing home extremism and weapons as he tries to influence a reluctant Congress to tighten gun legal guidelines within the aftermath of horrific mass shootings in Uvalde, Texas and Buffalo, New York.
Canada to quickly decriminalize sure medicine in British Columbia
Canada’s authorities introduced Tuesday it’ll enable the province of British Columbia to attempt a three-year experiment in decriminalizing possession of small quantities of medication, hoping it’ll assist stem a file variety of overdose deaths by easing a concern of arrest by those that need assistance.
Fiscal deficit improves to six.7% in FY22 on greater tax mop up
Fiscal deficit improved to six.71% of the FY22 GDP over the revised funds estimate of 6.9% per cent primarily on account of upper tax realisation. Unveiling the revenue-expenditure information of the Union authorities, the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) mentioned that the fiscal deficit in absolute phrases was ₹15,86,537 crore (provisional). The Finance Ministry in February had estimated the deficit at ₹15,91,089 crore or 6.9% of GDP.
French Open | Nadal defeats Djokovic in 4-set thriller in quarterfinal
Rafael Nadal obtained previous rival Novak Djokovic 6-2, 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (4) in a monumental match within the French Open quarterfinals to maneuver a step nearer to his 14th championship on the clay-court Grand Slam match and twenty second main trophy total.