Rajnath may meet Chinese counterpart in Dushanbe
Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday eveningreached Tajikistan on a three-day trip to attend a conclave of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), during which he may also meet with his Chinese counterpart General Wei Fenghe at Dushanbe.
Karnataka: Why BJP selected Basavaraj Bommai as Yediyurappa's successor
Basavaraj Bommai, a close aide of BS Yediyurappa, will be the next chief minister of Karnataka. Bommai will take oath as chief minister at 11am on July 28. The decision to appoint Bommai as Yediyurappa's successor was taken during BJP legislature meeting held in Bengaluru. His name was proposed in the legislature party meeting in Bengaluru by outgoing CM B S Yediyurappa, who resigned from the post on Monday.
Covid +ve Krunal out of IND-SL series with 7-day isolation
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday was postponed by a day after the visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for COVID-19, forcing him out of the series with seven days of isolation. However, all his eight close contacts, who were isolated, have tested "negative" in the RT-PCR tests and will be available for the postponed game which is being held on Wednesday.
Covid +ve Krunal out of SL-IND series with 7-day isolation
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday was postponed by a day after visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for Covid, forcing him out of the series with 7 days of isolation. For now, the three-match series is on as even if there are a couple of more cases, the Indian team has enough players with negative RT-PCR reports to field a team.
Olympics: No end to shooting disappointment; wins in hockey, boxing
There was resilience on display in hockey, a tactical mind sparkled in the boxing ring but the free fall in shooting remained perplexing and worrying as India's Olympic campaign oscillated between some celebration and a lot of dejection on Tuesday.
Total 7 inter-state border disputes in country: Centre
A day after an inter-state boundary dispute between Assam and Mizoram claimed the lives of six Assam Police personnel, the home ministry informed Lok Sabha that there were seven cases of running disputes between two states arising out of demarcation of boundaries and claims and counter-claims.
IMF slashes India's GDP growth forecast from 12.5% to 9.5% for FY22
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) slashed India's growth forecast to 9.5 per cent for the fiscal year 2021-22, a report released on Tuesday showed. Previously in April, IMF had projected India's gross domestic product (GDP) to grow at 12.5 per cent.
' Covid took my dad and my ability to carry on'
Assistant Professor Shatarupa Sen Gupta got her father admitted to a hospital on her birthday just to know 15 days later that he succumbed to COVID. Today she battles not only the grief of losing the most important man of her life but also feels guilty for sending him away to death. Here's her heart wrenching story...
Need time till January to frame rules for CAA: Govt
Indicating a longer wait for operationalisation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act enacted more than one-and-a-half years ago, the government on Tuesday told the Lok Sabha that it had sought further time until January 9, 2022, to frame and notify the rules under the Act.
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ബെംഗളൂരു: കർണ്ണാടക മുഖ്യമന്ത്രി രാജിവെച്ചത് മുതൽ അടുത്ത മുഖ്യമന്ത്രിയായി ആരാണ് എത്തുന്നതെന്ന ചർച്ചകൾ വ്യാപകമായിരുന്നു. മണിക്കൂറുകൾ നീണ്ട അനിശ്ചിതത്വത്തിന് ഒടുവിലാണ് അടുത്ത കർണ്ണാടക മുഖ്യമന്ത്രി ആരാണെന്ന കാര്യത്തിൽ അന്തിമധാരണയായത്. അതേസമയം 2023 ലെ കർണാടക നിയമസഭാ തെരഞ്ഞെടുപ്പിന് മുന്നോടിയായി വരാനിരിക്കുന്ന തിരഞ്ഞെടുപ്പിൽ പാർട്ടിയെ വീണ്ടും അധികാരത്തിലെത്തിക്കുന്നതിനായി പ്രവർത്തിക്കുമെന്ന് യെഡിയൂരപ്പ ഉറപ്പ് നൽകിയിട്ടുണ്ട്. ചൊവ്വാഴ്ച വൈകിട്ട് ബിജെപി കേന്ദ്ര