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CtoI News Desk July 7th 2022 India

Naqvi steps down as Union Minister

India News: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi yesterday resigned as Union Minister of Minority Affairs; Union minister RCP Singh also submitted his...

India

PM Modi greeted with black balloons in Andhra Pradesh

Several protesters released black balloons close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's chopper in Vijaywada's Gannavaram airport, Andhra...

India

New Japanese-style ‘pod’ rooms at Mumbai railway station

Indian Railways rolled out Japenese-style 'pod concept' hotel at Mumbai’s CSMT station for long-distance passengers. This is the second...

Travel

Railway Protection Force recover drugs worth over INR 7 crore; 165 arrested

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) recovered various narcotic products, including designer drugs, worth over INR 7.40 crore last month and...

India

Neeraj Chopra sets new national record at Stockholm, clinches silver

Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra recorded 89.94m in his first attempt to set a new national record at the ongoing event in...

Other Sports

Hunt for hidden gems at Shimla Book Fair

Shimla Book Fair at the historic Gaiety Theatre and the Ridge Maidan offered a window into local culture, multi-lingual entertainment and...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

Amarnath Yatra begins amid tight security after two-year hiatus

After a gap of two years, the Amarnath Yatra began amid tight security arrangements from Pahalgam, Kashmir.

Journeys

Mukesh Ambani's son Akash appointed Reliance Jio chairman

Reliance Jio approved the appointment of Akash Ambani as Chairman of the board after Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani resigned as the...

Corporate

Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde takes oath as new Maharashtra CM

Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde was today sworn in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra while BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis took oath...

India

Poll for Indian Vice President to be held on August 6: Election Commission

The Election Commission announced yesterday that the election for the post of Vice-President of India will be held on August 6.

India

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray resigns ahead of floor test

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray resigned today after the Supreme Court allowed a no-trust vote to be held tomorrow in the...

India

Udaipur killing aimed at spreading terror, says CM Gehlot

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot today said that a case has been registered under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Punishment) Act...

India

After G7 meet, Modi heads to UAE

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday commenced a one-day visit to the UAE following attending the Munich G7 summit.

India

Investment firm Panthera Growth to raise USD 250 mn second fund

Singapore-based investment firm Panthera Growth Partners (PGP) today announced the first close of its second Fund, having secured...

Corporate

Business tycoon Pallonji Mistry dies at 93

Pallonji Mistry, Chairman of Indian conglomerate Shapoorji Pallonji Group, passed away yesterday night in Mumbai at the age of 93.

India NRI Stories

Disability board asks Indian states, UTs, to list accessible public buildings

The fifth meeting of the Indian Central Advisory Board on Disability was held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi

India

Activist Teesta Setalvad arrested two days after apex court ruling on 2002 riots case

A day after controversial activist Teesta Setalvad was detained in Mumbai and later shifted to Gujarat, the Ahmedabad crime branch arrested...

India

Diaspora brand ambassadors of India's success: PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to meet over 12 world leaders during his Germany and upcoming UAE visit and will have over...

India

Too late for rebels to rejoin party: Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today appeared to say that the party’s doors for the rebel MLAs are finally closed and that it was too late...

India

News aggregator Dailyhunt expands to the Middle East

Indian language technology platform VerSe Innovation announced its foray into the global market, with the launch of News aggregator...

SMEs

Over 1,000 reported dead as 5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Afghanistan

At least 1,000 people have been reported dead and hundreds injured yesterday after a powerful 5.9 magnitude earthquake rocked Afghanistan.

Global

NDA chooses ex-Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu as Presidential candidate

Former Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu was chosen as the government candidate for President, and will most likely become the first tribal...

India Spotlight - @work

Diplomat Ruchira Kamboj to be India's next Permanent Representative To UN

India's envoy to Bhutan Ruchira Kamboj was yesterday appointed as India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York.

Global

Five most popular panoramas in India

New research using travel platform TripAdvisor's data has revealed the most popular views and scenic locations in India and around the...

Journeys

Two shooters among three held in Moosewala murder case

Delhi police have arrested three people, including two of the alleged shooters in connection with the murder of Punjabi singer and Congress...

India