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    General Secretary of Delhi Auto Rickshaw Sangh, Rajendra Soni, said that their protests against the policies of Centre and Delhi government will continue and they will go on strike from April 18.

    "NCB Delhi zone seized 50 kg high-quality heroin, 47 kg suspected narcotics, 30 lakhs drug money in cash counting machines and other incriminating materials from a residential premise in Jamia Nagar, Shaheen Bagh on April 27," Deputy Director General (DDG) Operations of NCB, Sanjay Singh said. Speaking at an interaction with chief ministers on Covid 19 preparedness, PM Modi came down hard on opposition-ruled states for not reducing VAT on petrol and diesel despite the excise duty cut by the... This was the first extension of an international debt instrument to Sri Lanka after the government led by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on April 12 temporarily suspended debt servicing. The embattled government had announced an orderly default until the country came to an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a possible bailout package. fastest withdrawal casino sites in india On April 8, the top court had told the NGO challenging the order of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) giving a go-ahead to the Delhi-Dehradun Economic Corridor Expressway which will reduce travel time between the two cities by four hours, that it can raise its grievance over environment and biodiversity before an expert committee. The top court, however, asked for some names including forest research and management institutes, whose representatives could be incorporated into the expert panel, to allay the apprehensions of the NGO. The IMD predicted the maximum temperature may increase by three to five degrees Celsius in most parts of northwest India during the next five days. The mercury is likely to touch the 44-degree mark in Delhi by Thursday, it said. The city has recorded eight heatwave days in April this year, the maximum since 11 such days witnessed in the month in 2010. "Recognising the inherent potential of the IFSC, the Budget announcement paved the way for allowing world-class foreign universities to offer courses in Financial Management, FinTech, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in @GIFTCity_IFSC," a tweet from the Finance Ministry said. The Supreme Court has stopped demolition drive in Jahangirpuri, where riots broke out on Saturday. The top court has ordered status quo in the area. Senior Supreme Court lawyer Dushyant Dave said the ... "The rising number of frivolous litigations is an area of concern. For example, the well-meaning concept of public interest litigation is at times turning into personal interest litigation. No doubt, PIL has served a lot of public interest. However, it is sometimes being misused to stall projects or pressurise public authorities,"says CJI N V Ramana. Modi is travelling there to participate in the celebration for the National Panchayati Raj Day and address 'Gram Sabhas' across the country, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said in a statement. He will also visit Palli Panchayat in Samba district., The top court is hearing a petition filed by journalist Qurban Ali and former Patna High Court judge and senior advocate Anjana Prakash, who have also sought a direction for an "independent, credible and impartial investigation" by an SIT into the incidents of hate speeches against the Muslim community.
    Ulfa (independent) which is also known as anti-talk ULFA, detained the agent at its camp in Myanmar. The Assam police agent has been identified as Sanjeev Sarma and he hails from Muktapur in Baihata Chariali.
    Special Judge Santosh Snehi Mann, however, set aside the direction to the CBI director to give written apology to Patel, acknowledging "lapses" on the part of his subordinate. The judge, who made some scathing remarks against the CBI, also revoked the magisterial court's direction to "fix accountability of CBI officials for issuance of LOC".

    Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra said the overall focus of the talks will be to broaden the bilateral engagement, but noted that the situation in Ukraine is set to come up in his talks. He said energy security has assumed greater significance in the backdrop of the current geopolitical developments and the issue will figure in Modi's talks with European leaders.

    Maharashtra environment minister Aaditya Thackeray today inaugurated Mumbai's first completely digital bus. It's run on the Gateway of India - Churchgate route by the Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST).

    Earlier in the day, the Delhi Police investigation team came under a "minor" attack after it went to the house of a man who was seen firing a gunshot during violence in Jahangirpuri.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-26 08:58:14 )