Sunday, 29 May, 2022

Topic: PTI

The first woman advocate general of Pakistan Punjab removed after PTI raises a stink

Pakistan opener Ahmad Shahzad may have failed dope test and Imran Khan is contesting the rejection of his nomination papers.

Press Trust of India journalist accused of ‘sexual harassment’

The woman had filed a complaint against Ammar Zaidi with the I&B Ministry in December last year.

Former Pakistan chief justice Nasirul Mulk picked as caretaker prime minister

Justice Mulk, who served as the chief justice for 13 months between 2014-2015 was picked after much political wrangling between PML-N and the opposition. 

Ending two-year hiatus, Imran Khan enters Parliament

Here's what's happening across the border: Cricketer-turned-politician speaks on historic province merger bill; he has attended only 20 of the 489 parliamentary sittings since June 2013.

Eight students commit suicide in MP after board exam results

While some students failed to clear their examinations, others took the extreme step as they had not fared as per their expectations.

Nirav Modi fraud cost Rs 14,357 crore, says PNB

The bank Tuesday posted its largest-ever quarterly loss of Rs 13,416.91 crore for the January-March period, mainly on account of high provisioning for bad loans.

Tharoor calls Delhi Police charge sheet preposterous, says he intends to contest

Tharoor is the only person who has been named as an accused in the case. The police in its charge sheet also alleged that Tharoor had subjected his wife to cruelty.

Taliban suspected to have abducted 6 Indians in Afghanistan

The incident took place in Baghlan province on Sunday.

Robots with WiFi and Bluetooth will now clean Kerala’s manholes

The robot, equipped with Wi-Fi, Blue Tooth and control panels has four limbs and a bucket system to scoop out the waste from sewers.

HoaXposed: Imran Khan mixes up Jayalalithaa & Sasikala, tweets pictures of ‘illegal stash’

The Pakistani politician's now-deleted tweet claimed to show Jayalalithaa's hidden stash of illegal gold, jewellery and money.

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Representational image of cryptocurrencies | Pizabay

What are UST & Luna and why the fall of 2 ‘stablecoins’ led to a crypto crash in India

Along with crash in value of UST and Luna coins, Indian market for crypto assets also reeling under strict control imposed by government, with the imposition of TDS on all crypto transactions.


NSA Ajit Doval with NSAs from the other countries at the meeting at Dushanbe, Tajikistan | Photo: Courtesy the NSA's office

NSA Ajit Doval pushes for ‘terror free’ Afghanistan, says India stands with Afghan people

Doval's comments came at 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan attended by national security advisors from Tajikistan, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan & China.

Why it’s obscene to tell Ukraine to give in & how war-upended global balance of power brings openings for India

Global order is in flux, and India is being wooed by all. It opens up economic, strategic & military possibilities unimaginable till recently. It is for India to take this opportunity.