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Maharaja flies Swedish king, who’s down to earth in the air

The king and queen of Sweden flew flew a commercial non-stop Air India flight from Stockholm to New Delhi on Monday. The royal entourage booked tickets on Air India after the official aircraft of the Swedish royal family had developed a snag. On landing, Kin

Why 5 lakh J&K employees must go to Chandigarh for service disputes, SC asks Centre

The Supreme Court has asked the Union government to explain why it forced five lakh employees of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir to travel hundreds of kilometres to go before an ill-equipped pendency plagued Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) for adju
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Why 5 lakh J&K employees must go to Chandigarh for service disputes, SC asks Centre

The Supreme Court has asked the Union government to explain why it forced five lakh employees of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir to travel hundreds of kilometres to go before an ill-equipped pendency plagued Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) for adjudication of their service disputes and not set up a tribunal in J&K itself.

Air travel 'godsend' for some, a no-fly zone for many

web check-in for the first flight home from Indore on Monday.He finally got his e-boarding pass on Saturday evening - after multiple tries, requests to customer care and complaints on the airline's Twitter handle.
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Air travel 'godsend' for some, a no-fly zone for many

web check-in for the first flight home from Indore on Monday.He finally got his e-boarding pass on Saturday evening - after multiple tries, requests to customer care and complaints on the airline's Twitter handle.

Positivity rate per 100 tests rises to 5% in last 2 weeks

The countrywide positivity rate of coronavirus cases per 100 tests has increased to 5% if tests in the last two weeks (between May 7 and May 21) are taken into account. The figure was 4% for tests conducted from February till May 21. However, some states lik
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Positivity rate per 100 tests rises to 5% in last 2 weeks

The countrywide positivity rate of coronavirus cases per 100 tests has increased to 5% if tests in the last two weeks (between May 7 and May 21) are taken into account. The figure was 4% for tests conducted from February till May 21. However, some states like MP, Punjab and Andhra Pradesh have done better, bringing down the positivity rate and containing the pandemic.

No signs of Indian, Chinese troops backing off as standoff persists in eastern Ladakh

Indian and Chinese troops appeared heading for a long haul as their tense standoff in the disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley showed no signs of abating even as efforts to de-escalate the tension through talks continued. However, the Indian Army o
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No signs of Indian, Chinese troops backing off as standoff persists in eastern Ladakh

Indian and Chinese troops appeared heading for a long haul as their tense standoff in the disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley showed no signs of abating even as efforts to de-escalate the tension through talks continued. However, the Indian Army on Sunday categorically rejected reports that Indian patrol teams were detained by Chinese troops.

A parliamentary panel head demands review of green nods to projects during lockdown

In the backdrop of certain decisions taken by expert panels of environment ministry on projects in ecologically fragile areas, chairman of a parliamentary standing committee, Jairam Ramesh, on Sunday wrote to environment minister Prakash Javadekar demanding
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A parliamentary panel head demands review of green nods to projects during lockdown

In the backdrop of certain decisions taken by expert panels of environment ministry on projects in ecologically fragile areas, chairman of a parliamentary standing committee, Jairam Ramesh, on Sunday wrote to environment minister Prakash Javadekar demanding “immediate review and moratorium“ on all such projects which got green clearances during the lockdown period.

No need for state economic package: Maharashtra CM's snub to BJP

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday dismissed the opposition BJP's demand for a package from the state government to tide over the Covid-19 crisis, saying that previous such measures had failed to give any tangible benefits. The CM stressed
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No need for state economic package: Maharashtra CM's snub to BJP

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday dismissed the opposition BJP's demand for a package from the state government to tide over the Covid-19 crisis, saying that previous such measures had failed to give any tangible benefits. The CM stressed the need to create additional healthcare facilities and offer treatment to people along with distribution of food grains.

Qureshi says Pak will give 'befitting response' to India in case of 'any misadventure'

Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Sunday that his country will give «a befitting response» to India in case of «any misadventure» against it. Qureshi said he has contacted General Secretaries of the United Nation
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Qureshi says Pak will give 'befitting response' to India in case of 'any misadventure'

Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Sunday that his country will give «a befitting response» to India in case of «any misadventure» against it. Qureshi said he has contacted General Secretaries of the United Nations and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, drawing their attention towards the alleged human rights violations in Kashmir.

There will be no delay in supply of Rafale jets to India: France

There will be no delay in delivery of 36 Rafale jets to India as the timeline finalised for the supply of the fighter jets will be strictly respected, French Ambassador Emmanuel Lenain has said. India had signed an inter-governmental agreement with France in
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There will be no delay in supply of Rafale jets to India: France

There will be no delay in delivery of 36 Rafale jets to India as the timeline finalised for the supply of the fighter jets will be strictly respected, French Ambassador Emmanuel Lenain has said. India had signed an inter-governmental agreement with France in September 2016 for the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets at a cost of around Rs 58,000 crore.

2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: Railways

The Railways has ferried around 37 lakh migrant workers on board 2,818 'Shramik Special' trains since May 1, according to official data.While 565 trains are currently in transit, 2,253 have arrived at their destinations, the railways said.The 'Shramik Special
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2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: Railways

The Railways has ferried around 37 lakh migrant workers on board 2,818 'Shramik Special' trains since May 1, according to official data.While 565 trains are currently in transit, 2,253 have arrived at their destinations, the railways said.The 'Shramik Special' trains are being operated primarily on the requests of the states, which want to send migrant workers to their native places.

4 corona vaccines may soon enter clinical trial stage in India: Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that at least four of the 14 candidate vaccines for novel coronavirus in the country may enter the clinical trial stage very soon. In a social media interaction with BJP leader GVL Narasimha Rao, the Ministe
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4 corona vaccines may soon enter clinical trial stage in India: Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that at least four of the 14 candidate vaccines for novel coronavirus in the country may enter the clinical trial stage very soon. In a social media interaction with BJP leader GVL Narasimha Rao, the Minister said within five months, four of the vaccine candidates in the country may enter the clinical trial stage.

11 areas with 70% of cases asked to scale up Covid fight

The Centre on Saturday asked the 11 municipal areas accounting for 70% of active Covid-19 cases to step up testing for early detection, timely clinical management and a reduction in fatality rate. The 11 areas with high case-load are in seven states - Maharas
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11 areas with 70% of cases asked to scale up Covid fight

The Centre on Saturday asked the 11 municipal areas accounting for 70% of active Covid-19 cases to step up testing for early detection, timely clinical management and a reduction in fatality rate. The 11 areas with high case-load are in seven states - Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Rajasthan.

India moves more troops to bolster frontline in east Ladakh

A few additional infantry battalions have been moved into Ladakh from other areas to ensure they can replace in «rear locations» the acclimatised troops shifted forward to the sites of confrontation with the PLA, said sources. Some other units und
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India moves more troops to bolster frontline in east Ladakh

A few additional infantry battalions have been moved into Ladakh from other areas to ensure they can replace in «rear locations» the acclimatised troops shifted forward to the sites of confrontation with the PLA, said sources. Some other units under the Leh-based infantry division have also similarly moved to «occupy their forward operational alert areas» from their «permanent locations in depth.»

Nepal restarts work on border road after 12 yrs

Amid the escalating India-Nepal border tension, the Nepalese government has restarted work on the 130-km-long Darchula-Tinkar road project in Darchula district.
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Nepal restarts work on border road after 12 yrs

Amid the escalating India-Nepal border tension, the Nepalese government has restarted work on the 130-km-long Darchula-Tinkar road project in Darchula district.

2,600 trains to get 36L more migrants home

The Indian Railways has prepared a schedule to operate 2,600 more Shramik Special trains in the next 10 days to ferry nearly 36 lakh migrants — similar to the number of such trains and passengers the national transporter has moved in the past 23 days. It i
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2,600 trains to get 36L more migrants home

The Indian Railways has prepared a schedule to operate 2,600 more Shramik Special trains in the next 10 days to ferry nearly 36 lakh migrants — similar to the number of such trains and passengers the national transporter has moved in the past 23 days. It is also likely to introduce more special mail/ express trains on routes, particularly east-bound ones in which bookings have touched 90%-100%.

Immense opportunities for pharma, medical equipment industries in UP: Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asserted that there are immense opportunities in the field of pharmaceutical, medical equipment and herbal medicines in the state, and directed officials to prepare a policy in this regard after consulting experts
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Immense opportunities for pharma, medical equipment industries in UP: Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asserted that there are immense opportunities in the field of pharmaceutical, medical equipment and herbal medicines in the state, and directed officials to prepare a policy in this regard after consulting experts within a week. The CM reviewed the proposal of Pharma Park and Medical Device Park at his residence.

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