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    AP caught in a row over political appointment to information commission

    The YSR Congress, which was in the opposition, had vehemently spoken against the politicisation of the Information Commission. Photo: PTI (File) Are the posts of Information Commissioners turning into political rehabilitation centres? The trend of appointing persons with close political affiliation with the ruling party as information commissioners is continuing in Andhra...

    • an hour ago
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    Deadline for Desi Vaccine: Should politics dictate science?

    Even the most optimistic estimates say the new vaccine candidates could be ready for public use towards the end of the year or early 2021. Representational image: iStock Science should not be subordinated to political deadlines and exigencies. This sums up the response from the scientific community in the wake of a storm over the August 15 deadline set by the Indian Council of Medical...

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    Suspected militants shoot BJP leader, father and brother to death in J&K

    Police have also said that action was being taken against the Personal Security Officers (PSOs) deployed for Bari's security. Representational Photo: iStock In one of the deadliest attacks, suspected militants shot a former district president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), his father and brother to death in the northern district of Bandipore in Jammu and...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    Kulbhushan forced by Pak to refuse review plea on death sentence: MEA

    The external affairs ministry said India had been seeking complete implementation of International Court of Justice's judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav issue. File photo: Facebook The External Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday (July 8) that Pakistan's claim that Kulbhushan Jadhav refused to initiate a review petition was nothing but a "continuation of the...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    COVID-19: Karnataka, Kerala, WB witness biggest single-day spike

    The number of coronavirus positive patients in Maharashtra rose to 2,23,724 with the addition of 6,603 cases on Wednesday. Photo: PTI Karnataka, Kerala, West Bengal and Gujarat witnessed the biggest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases on Wednesday (July 08) as the country's tally increased to 7,62,823 with 19,330 fresh infections. India's death toll also rose to 21,072...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Flights from India may be operated for Indians with valid permits: UAE envoy

    India suspended all scheduled international passenger flights on March 23 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Representational image: Twitter Some flights are likely to be operated from India to the UAE very soon for Indians having valid residency or work permit for the UAE, its Ambassador Ahmed Al Banna said on Wednesday (July 8). India suspended all scheduled...

    • 9 hrs ago
  • News

    Kulbhushan Jadhav forced by Pak to refuse review plea for death sentence: MEA

    The external affairs ministry said India had been seeking complete implementation of International Court of Justice's judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav issue. File photo: Facebook The External Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday (July 8) that Pakistan's claim that Kulbhushan Jadhav refused to initiate a review petition was nothing but a "continuation...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    China's action along LAC 'incredibly aggressive', says Mike Pompeo

    Pompeo's comments come a day after the Secretary of State said the US was taking the threat posed by Chinese social media apps like TikTok very seriously. Photo: PTI (File) A day after stating that the US was looking at banning Chinese social media apps, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (July 08) said China's action along the LAC was "incredibly...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    TN suspends Friends of Police over links to Sathankulam custodial deaths

    The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday (July 8) issued a notification revoking all activities of Friends of Police (FoP) across the state. The government order was issued after they received an adverse report from the Director-General of Police, Chennai. The ban comes after the custodial death of a father and son in Thoothukudi, in which the role of Friends of Police is...

    • 11 hrs ago
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    AP introduces 20 mobile sample collection vans to facilitate testing

    The health department has decided to send the sample collection vans to bus stands, railway stations and airports. Photo: PTI Days after crossing the one million mark in the number of samples tested for COVID-19, Andhra Pradesh government has launched 20 new mobile collection vans, where medical staff would collect swab samples from people having symptoms of the disease and...

    • 11 hrs ago

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