President Murmu accepts Sisodia, Satyendar Jain’s resignations
President Droupadi Murmu has accepted the resignations of the former Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia now lodged in Tihar’s jail and Aam Aadmi Party leader Satyendar Jain in connection with the excise policy case, the official said on Tuesday.
‘Distorting, twisting, lying with straight face’: Cong slams Prasad
The Congress on Tuesday slammed BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad over his criticism of Rahul Gandhi’s remarks in the UK, accusing him of distorting, twisting and lying ”with a straight face”.
ISRO conducts parachute tests for Gaganyaan mission
The Indian Space Research Organisation has conducted tests simulating the clustered deployment of parachutes as part of preparations for the Gaganyaan human space flight mission.
CBI questions personal assistant of Sisodia in excise policy case
The CBI on Tuesday questioned former Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia’s personal assistant Devender Sharma in connection with alleged corruption in formulating and implementing of the now-scrapped excise policy for 2021-22, officials said.
Shraddha case: Aftab is trained chef, Delhi Police says in court
In the Shraddha murder case, Delhi Police today informed a court that accused Aftab Amin Poonawala is a “trained chef” and knows how to preserve flesh. The hearing against the accused started at Delhi’s Saket court on Tuesday.
Stalin reaches out to migrant workers amid allegations of attack
Reaching out to the migrant workers community in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister M K Stalin on Tuesday interacted with a group of labourers at a latex unit here.
Efforts on to ‘remove’ DMK govt by some who can’t stand popularity: Stalin
Some people who cannot stand the popularity of the ruling DMK which was delivering the “attractive” Dravidian model of governance were trying to “remove” it by fomenting trouble, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin alleged on Tuesday.
Arunachal deputy CM presents Rs 758.26 cr deficit budget
Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein on Tuesday presented a Rs 758.26 crore deficit budget for 2023-24, with special emphasis on creating livelihood opportunities. The state has projected total receipts of Rs 29,657.16 crore, which is 14 per cent higher compared to the total estimated receipts of Rs 26,111.63 crore
Vietnam steps up fight against wildlife trafficking
Vietnam has enhanced efforts against illegal wildlife trade and its impact on biodiversity, through a wide range of measures from raising public awareness to strengthening law enforcement including increased penalties for offenders, local media reported on Tuesday.