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    New Delhi: A fire has broken out at the Ghazipur landfill site; 8 fire brigade vehicles are present on the spot. The fire broke out for the second time within a month at the site.

    On the violent clashes, the Delhi top cop said, "An altercation between the two groups erupted, now what was the altercation and why it happened, saying anything on this before concluding the investigation will not be right." Earlier Ravindra Yadav, Special Commissioner of Police, Crime Branch informed that the Delhi Police Crime Branch and the district police are jointly probing the incident. 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. The other countries that have been put on the list issued by the Office of the US Trade Representative are Argentina, Chile, Indonesia and Venezuela. indian casino in kentucky In a statement, the British High Commission said the UK will issue an Open General Export Licence (OGEL) to India to cut the delivery period for defence procurement. PM Narendra Modi met European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen in New Delhi on April 25. The two leaders reviewed progress in India-EU Strategic Partnership and agreed to deepen cooperation in va... Workshops, roundtables, symposiums and various other events will be organised as part of the summit, where 90 eminent speakers and 100 exhibitors will be present, an Ayush ministry statement said. During the 43-day yatra, the journey to the cave shrine will begin from the twin routes -- the traditional 48-km from Nunwan to the cave shrine from Pahalgam in south Kashmir's Anantnag, and 14-km shorter but steep Baltal route in Ganderbal district of central Kashmir. ​​The positivity rate has gone up to 5.7 % too. To ascertain if a new variant has spread in the cityand driving the rise in Covid cases, genome sequencing of all samples had started in the capital this week. According to highly-placed sources, the government is minutely examining the four-category formula and wants to be prepared for any backlash that the report could trigger., In view of this rising trend, the Haryana government recently made the wearing of face masks mandatory in four districts falling in the National Capital Region (NCR) -- Gurugram, Faridabad, Sonipat and Jhajjar.
    "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.
    In the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Western allies have called for India to speak out against the war. India, which is the world's biggest buyer of Russia's weapons and imports its oil, abstained in a United Nations vote condemning the invasion and has not imposed sanctions on Moscow.

    Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope has said that if Covid cases in the state increase further then the govt will have to make mask compulsory.

    As the process of notifying the minimum wages by the Labour and Employment Department will take at least three months, a decision for interim measures was taken to benefit daily wagers in all government departments and those of municipalities and local bodies, officials said.

    While the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) will take stock of the situation on April 20, the doctors said that the meeting should have been held here in view of the recent daily spurt in cases and the major spike in the positivity rate.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-26 04:24:43 )