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    Maximum temperatures have been rising gradually over northwest India and the weather office has issued heatwave warnings over Rajasthan, south Punjab and south Haryana over the next two days. The weather office had upgraded its forecast for a normal monsoon this year on Monday. It said that monsoon rains would be fairly well-distributed across the country, except in north-eastern parts of the country and extreme south-western peninsula.

    The Punjab Police have requested the issuing of a red corner notice (RCN) against absconder Goldy Brar, who has claimed responsibility for the murder of Punjabi artist Sidhu Moose wala. The incident w... In May, the Maharashtra government gave its nod to give ex-gratia to 1.81 lakh kin of those who died of COVID-19 related complications. The group was protesting against controversial remarks of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma on Prophet Mohammad. philippine casino operators corporation ​​Four cases including that of a murder have been registered against Jadhav at Manchar police station in the district, a senior official said. Abhinav Deshmukh, Superintendent of Police (Pune district), said they learnt about Jadhav's alleged involvement in the Moosewala murder from media reports. Stone-pelting incidents were reported in Delhi's Jahangirpuri area on Tuesday night. Reports stated that a clash was reported between two communities in J Block of Jahngirpuri. The area is tense as Ja... Officials allowed agencies to cut or transplant 29,946 trees under section 9 of the Delhi Preservation of Trees Act (DPTA) and 47,474 trees under section 29 of the Act in the last three years. The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights has also sought the registration of an FIR against a city pub for allowing entry to minors. "Unexplained" cash of Rs 2.85 crore and 133 gold coins were seized after raids were conducted at the premises of Delhi minister Satyendar Jain and his alleged associates as part of a money laundering ... Celebrated Indian singer KK passed away on May 31. He was 53. The singer breathed his last in Kolkata, where he had performed at a college event hours before his death. Two PILs have now been filed in..., The Aam Adami Party, Assam, had filed an FIR in a Guwahati police station alleging anomalies in the procurement of PPE kits in Assam. AAP alleged that PPE kit contracts were awarded to a company linked to chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's wife.
    Das will be delivering a lecture on 'Indian Businesses (Past, Present and Future)', which will be attended by revenue secretary Tarun Bajaj, CBIC chairman Vivek Johri, besides other members of CBIC, the finance ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
    India extended an additional $500 million credit line to Sri Lanka last month to help the neighbouring country import fuel as it has been struggling to pay for imports after its foreign exchange reserves plummeted sharply in recent times, causing a devaluation of its currency and spiralling inflation. India on May 23 delivered around 40,000 metric tonnes of petrol to Sri Lanka.

    ​​The "Guidelines on Management of Monkeypox Disease" issued to the states and Union territories include an annexure -- advisory for international passengers -- which recommends that these passengers should avoid contact with dead or live wild animals such as small mammals, including rodents (rats, squirrels) and non-human primates (monkeys, apes).

    What buyers of NFT—a digital item, be it a pixellated image or a gif, that is stored in a blockchain—are looking for is difficult to say, according to experts, primarily because it’s a rapidly evolving market.

    Sawant said the central government has asked states to mark one day of the year for paying tributes at the National War Memorial in New Delhi. It is a day when a chief minister, minister or any representative of the state will pay respect to martyrs at the National War Memorial, he said.
    ( Originally published on 2022-06-29 06:41:02 )