Wednesday, 18 May, 2022

Topic: Amravati

Shiv Sena workers goons of Maharashtra CM: Navneet Rana, Ravi Rana

Mumbai: Taking a jibe at Shiv Sena, Amaravati Member of Parliament (MP) Navneet Rana and Member of Legislative Assembly Ravi Rana on Saturday said...

Andhra Pradesh High Court orders state govt to implement Amaravati masterplan

A division bench of HC, headed by Chief Justice Prashant Mishra, also ordered the government to honour agreement signed with farmers, who gave up land for development of new capital Amaravati.

Amravati, where Delta emerged & wrought havoc, calm in Omicron wave. Authorities remain alert

Amravati’s daily Covid caseload was 9 on 1 January. It jumped to 397 on 19 January. It has recorded 25 confirmed cases of Omicron since December.

After Amravati violence, BJP ‘trying to occupy Sena’s Hindutva space’, MVA calls it conspiracy

Amravati police arrested former BJP minister for Saturday's violence. BJP state chief Patil invoked Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray to call Uddhav-led MVA govt 'spineless'.

Curfew imposed in Amravati following stone pelting incidents in city

Except for medical emergencies, people are not allowed to come out of their houses and gathering of more than 5 isn't allowed.

3 dead after boat capsizes in Maharashtra’s Varada river

The incident took place at Hatrana village in Amravati district, where a boat carrying 11 people from three families capsized as it was unable to sustain the weight of its occupants.

Silence on Amaravati from Right, Left and Centre shows everyone has a vested interest

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A month on, Amravati yet to receive results of samples sent to NIV Pune for Covid mutations

Since February, 100 samples have been sent to the NIV lab but the results are yet to arrive. Authorities say this has not hampered response, experts differ.

Maharashtra’s worst-hit Amravati confirms disturbing trend — Covid is moving to rural areas

Central govt had said pandemic was moving ‘closer to rural areas’, and Amravati reported more rural cases than urban on 8 out of 10 days up to 27 March.

Andhra Pradesh HC’s media gag sign of a new culture where judges pass a firman

The High Court simply accepted former Advocate General's word at face value that the FIR in relation to land purchase in Amravati is political vendetta against him.

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Representational image | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Indian law needs to account for women, make finance inclusive

Indian women face multiple barriers in accessing finance in an equitable manner. Research suggests adding a gender lens to existing laws and financial products is crucial.
Vehicles at a petrol pump station in Bengaluru, on 4 March 2021 | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Heatwave sends Indians into air-conditioned cars for relief, petrol sales soar

Petrol sales have gone up 14% during 1-15 May from the corresponding period in April, a considerable amount especially in comparison to other fuels.


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Desi defence start-up helps Army go off decades-long dependence on imported cold-weather gear

While AROO does research on the product, manufacturing is handled by another company with which it has a tie-up. The first set of AROO gear was delivered in second half of 2021.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.