Repo rate: Middle class to feel the heat

Posted on   9:48 am

A majority of middle class and salaried persons would be feeling the heat Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a surprise repo rate hike by 40 basis points amid high inflation levels.

Omicron spread: Beijing under semi-lockdown

Posted on   9:20 am

China’s capital Beijing shut down several metro stations besides schools, restaurants, and businesses and ordered daily COVID-19 testing of its 21 million people as it ramped up measures to prevent the spread of the highly transmissible Omicron variant which has brought the financial hub Shanghai to halt for over a month.

Jodhpur violence: 97 arrested; curfew imposed

Posted on   9:20 am

At least 97 people have been arrested in connection with the clashes that broke out between two groups in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur on Monday night and continued on Tuesday following which Internet services were suspended while curfew was clamped in 10 police station areas.

Prashant Kishor’s big political plans

Posted on   11:47 am

After fallout with both BJP and Congress, political strategist Prashant Kishor has hinted that he is all set to take the political plunge and would start this new journey from his home State Bihar.

Latest and crucial Covid figures of TN

Posted on   9:19 am

Fresh cases in Tamilnadu went down to 40 on Monday compared to 47 cases on Sunday. The State Health department said in its bulletin 49 patients were discharge. Tamilnadu continued to report zero deaths due to the viral infection.

Stalin ups pressure on Centre over Lanka aid

Posted on   9:57 am

After adopting an unanimous resolution in the Tamilnadu Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister M K Stalin wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to accord permission to facilitate early movement of food, essential goods and lifesaving medicines to the people of Sri Lanka hit by the economic crisis.

All you should know about Ayodhya Mandapam row

Posted on   12:42 pm

The Madras High Court on Wednesday set aside the order of the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment (HR&CE) Department for taking over the administration of Ayodhya Mandapam and for appointing a ‘Fit Person’ to look into the administration of the Sri Ram Samaj.