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    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has claimed that names of highly placed individuals and bureaucrats surfaced during its investigation into the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper scandal. However, the same could not be prosecuted so far on account of lack of “sufficient prosecutable evidence” in absence of full execution of Letters Rogatory (LRs) sent to foreign shores.

    Himachal Police on April 29 destroyed a total of 160 kg of ‘charas’, 120 plants of cannabis, and 80 plants of opium worth more than 16 crores in Kullu. The drugs were burnt in high temperature boilers... "Prima facie it suggests that some high tension wire came in contact with the temple car (of chariot festival) during the annual chariot festival in the kallimedu village," said V. Balakrishnan Inspector General of Police, Tiruchi Range. In an order, the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) cited a Supreme Court order issued in January which outlined certain conditions that are to be satisfied by the government for the purpose of implementing the policy of reservation in promotions. indian casino los angeles In a statement, the MEA said this will be the Prime Minister's first visit abroad in 2022. In Berlin, Prime Minister will hold bilateral talks with Olaf Scholz, Federal Chancellor of Germany, and the two leaders will co-chair the sixth edition of the India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC). A total of 1,80,622 candidates had applied for 9,171 posts of various types of constables such as armed, unarmed, home guards, former militants, radio communications and fire and emergency services. The state is scheduled to go to polls in December this year. Thakur made the announcements while presiding over the 75th state level Himachal Day function in the historic town of Chowgan in Chamba district today. Speaking after dedicating to the nation a 200-bed KK Patel Multi-speciality Hospital in Bhuj in Gujarat's Kutch district via video-conferencing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country... Jammu (J&K), Apr 15 (ANI): After being suspended for two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Amarnath Yatra 2022 is set to commence on June 30 and will conclude on August 11, informed Nitis... About 500 samples have been sent for genome sequencing and the experts said that results are expected to come sometime this week, people in the know told ET., India has been raising with China the plight of approximately 22,000 Indian students enrolled in Chinese universities who are unable to go back for physical classes. However, the neighbouring country has till date refused to let them enter.
    Sri Lanka is grappling with unprecedented economic turmoil since its independence from Britain in 1948. The crisis is caused in part by a lack of foreign currency, which has meant that the country cannot afford to pay for imports of staple foods and fuel, leading to acute shortages and very high prices.
    With 24,165 new coronavirus tests conducted since the previous evening, the number of samples tested so far in Maharashtra rose to 8,02,12,310.

    The day's maximum temperature settled three notches above the season's average at 39.4 degrees Celsius. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the sky will remain partly cloudy on Friday.

    ​​Dr Ghebreyesus, who shared the dais with Modi, tried to start his speech in Gujarati. Modi said Dr Ghebreyesus wanted a Gujarati name. "When he met me today morning, he said he has become a 'pucca' Gujarati. He asked me to give him a Gujarati name.

    Clashes broke out between two communities during a Hanuman Jayanti procession in northwest Delhi's Jahangirpuri on April 16, leaving eight police personnel and a local resident injured. According to police, there was stone-pelting and arson during the clashes and some vehicles were also torched. The ED is expected to question all the accused and probe their financial dealings.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-18 12:38:51 )