#IsraelHamaswar | Israel will provide compensation for ships that are damaged due to the war in #Gaza and the government is taking steps to minimise risks for vessels using the country’s ports, government advisories said. For live updates follow: trib.al/NVgSAtm
#IsraelHamaswar | Israel is determined to crush Hamas but has said little about what would replace its rule in #Gaza after the war, with observers expecting #Washington will play a decisive role.
Sep 28 • 11 tweets • 4 min read
JUST IN | India's eminent agricultural scientist M S Swaminathan passes away. He died at 11.20 am in Chennai. He was born on August 7, 1925.
- @dsureshkumar reports
From the Archives | Farmers’ cooperation, technological upgrading and favourable public policies can help India deal with the pandemic, M.S. Swaminathan writes thehindu.com/opinion/lead/i…
Sep 13 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
#INDIA co-ordination Committee Press Briefing:
KC Venugopal: The first meeting of the coordination committee was held today. It was attended by 12 member parties.
KC Venugopal: Abhishek Banerjee of #TMC could not attend the meeting because he was summoned by #ED, arising out of vendetta politics of #BJP and the Prime Minister.
Jun 17 • 5 tweets • 6 min read
JUST IN | #Manipur on June 16 night: Mob tried to vandalise state #BJP president A. Sharda Devi’s house near Porompat in #Imphal, #Army column dispersed another mob that gheraoed #BJP office at Singjamei; #RAF tackled mob that tried to loot Iringbam police station . @rahconteur@rahconteur#Manipur on June 16 night: Intermittent firing of 400-500 rounds from automatic weapons since 9:15 pm in Kwatka area of #Imphal Valley & Kangvai in #Churachandpur; Multiple incidents of mob build-up, attempted vandalism & arson of govt. officials’ houses & property reported.
Delhi Police PRO: We are filing a chargesheet for the offences under sections 354, 354A, 354D IPC against accused #BrijBhushanSharanSingh and for offences under sections 109/354/354A/506 IPC against accused Vinod Tomar before the concerned Hon'ble Court. | Samridhi Tiwari reports
#JustIn | CDSCO and State Drug Controller #Haryana have stopped all the manufacturing activities of M/s. Maiden Pharmaceuticals Limited at #Sonepat on 11.10.2022 on grounds of deficiencies found in local inspection. | @BShajan reports
The #HealthMinistry has formed a four member panel to look into the details shared by #WHO on 66 children's deaths in #Gambia. | @BShajan reports
Oct 12, 2022 • 8 tweets • 4 min read
Just in | #India's retail inflation accelerated to 7.41% in September from 7% in August with food price inflation surging sharply from 7.62% in August to 8.6% in September, as per the National Statistical Office (NSO). | @tragicosmicomic reports
Rural #inflation picked up further steam from 7.15% in August to touch 7.56% in September, while urban consumers also experienced a resurgence in price rise at 7.27%, from 6.72% a month ago.
Oct 12, 2022 • 5 tweets • 2 min read
Just in | Union Cabinet approves 1,832 crore Dussehra/Puja bonus to 11.27 lakh Railway employees (for 78 days). The maximum bonus limit will be Rs. 17,951. | @deveshpd reports
The burden of Rs.22,000 crore was borne by the Public Sector #petroleum companies from June 2020 to June 2022 due to reduced #LPG prices in the country. Union Cabinet approves one time grant of the amount.
This #WorldMentalHealthDay we take a look at The Hindu's stories highlighting the importance of mental health. #WorldMentalHealthDay | Poor #mentalhealth amongst employees costs Indian companies a combined $14 billion a year due to absenteeism, attrition and other reasons, Deloitte estimated in a report after surveying almost 4,000 workers. trib.al/p59N8Jr
Three-member Commission for Inquiry set up by the government to look into giving #SC status to Dalits who have converted to any religion other than Sikhism or Buddhism. | @al_lakshman reports
The Commission will be headed by former #CJI#KGBalakrishnan and its members being Prof. Sushma Yadav (UGC member) and Ravinder Kumar Jain (Retd IAS). The government has set a time of two years for the Commission to submit its report.
Just in | Output growth in #India’s eight core infrastructure sectors slowed to 3.3% in August, the slowest pace since November 2021, dipping from 4.5% in July. | @tragicosmicomic reports
Crude oil and natural gas continued to report contractions while electricity and steel production clocked sharply lower expansions than the previous month.