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18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

Modi releases ₹20,000cr for 9.26+ crore farmers under PM-KISAN scheme 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday released the 17th installment amounting to over ₹20,000 crores to around 9.26 crore beneficiary farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) through Direct Benefit Transfer in Varanasi.

18 Jun 2024

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Bengal accident: Congress seeks Vaishnaw's resignation, asks Centre 7 questions

The Congress on Tuesday called for the resignation of Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, accusing the government of "destroying" the Indian Railways.

18 Jun 2024

Assam

Assam: Over 1.05 lakh people affected as Brahmaputra river swells

Over the past few days, torrential rainfall has triggered floods affecting over 1.05 lakh people across 14 districts of Assam, according to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA).

18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

NEET row: After SC slams Centre, Rahul questions Modi's silence

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "silence" on the alleged irregularities in the NEET-UG 2024 examination.

18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

'No-confidence vote against PM...': Congress ahead of Modi's Varanasi visit

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Varanasi after his win in the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress on Tuesday said the constituency's voters had given a vote of no confidence in him.

18 Jun 2024

Rahul Gandhi

'Want to discuss…': Maliwal writes to INDIA over assault case

The Aam Aadmi Party's Rajya Sabha MP, Swati Maliwal, has written a letter to Nationalist Congress Party (Sharadchandra Pawar) chief Sharad Pawar, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, the Shiv Sena (UBT)'s Uddhav Thackeray, and the Samajwadi Party's Akhilesh Yadav over her assault case.

18 Jun 2024

Balasore

Odisha curfew: What led to communal violence in Balasore?

Balasore in Odisha is under curfew following violent clashes between two groups.

Ahead of Parliament session, NDA ministers' meeting at Rajnath's home

A group of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ministers are scheduled to meet at Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's residence on Tuesday.

'Even if 0.001% negligence...': SC notice to NTA-Centre over NEET

The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notices to the National Testing Agency (NTA) and the Centre over the pleas alleging paper leaks and malpractices during the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG) 2024 exam.

18 Jun 2024

Maharashtra

Woman reverses car off Maharashtra cliff, falls 300 feet, dies 

A 23-year-old woman, Shweta Survase, lost her life during a driving lesson in Chhatrapati Sambhajinagar, Maharashtra on Monday.

18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

Rahul says NDA government is 'fragile, will struggle to survive…'

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will "struggle" to survive its third term.

18 Jun 2024

Seoul

India trip row: Ex-South Korean First Lady files defamation suit

Kim Jung-sook, the former First Lady of South Korea and wife of ex-President Moon Jae-in, has lodged a defamation lawsuit against People Power Party (PPP) lawmaker Representative Bae Hyun-jin.

18 Jun 2024

Delhi

Delhi on 'red alert' for heatwave, expect relief from tomorrow

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a "red alert" for Delhi as the city battles a severe heatwave.

18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

Faulty signal, speeding train: What caused Bengal train accident?

A signaling fault on the tracks before the New Jalpaiguri station and human error by the goods train driver likely caused a deadly collision in West Bengal—killing nine people and injuring over 50 others, reports quoted railway officials as saying.

18 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

Modi to visit Varanasi, release 17th PM-Kisan installment

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday—his first trip since winning the Lok Sabha seat.

17 Jun 2024

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul picks Raebareli, Priyanka to make poll debut from Wayanad

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has decided to retain his Raebareli Lok Sabha seat and vacate the Wayanad seat for his sister, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

17 Jun 2024

Bengaluru

Ex-Karnataka CM Yediyurappa questioned by CID in POCSO case 

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa was interrogated for nearly four hours by the state Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Monday.

17 Jun 2024

Amravati

Delayed monsoon progress likely to revive by late June

The monsoon in India has been weaker than usual, with meteorologists predicting a revival only by the last week of June.

Explained: How's Lok Sabha Speaker elected; importance of post

The upcoming election of the Lok Sabha Speaker has sparked speculation, with the opposition's Indian National Developmental Inclusive Alliance suggesting that the crucial role should be assigned to partners of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA)—namely, the Janata Dal (United) and the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

17 Jun 2024

China

Record $91.4 billion spent on nuclear weapons in 2023

The world's major powers ramped up their nuclear weapons spending by 13% to a record $91.4 billion in 2023, as reported by the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) on June 17, 2024.

17 Jun 2024

Jama Masjid

Eid prayers barred at Srinagar's Jama Masjid for 6th year

Local authorities in Srinagar have once again barred Eid prayers at the historic Jama Masjid, marking the sixth consecutive year of this prohibition, as reported by Anjuman Auqaf Jama Masjid.

17 Jun 2024

Mallikarjun Kharge

'Abandonment of railways by Modi government…': Kharge on Bengal collision

After the collision between Kanchanjungha Express and a goods train in West Bengal, the Congress on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government of "criminal abandonment" of the Indian Railways.

17 Jun 2024

Agnipath Scheme

PIB debunks false WhatsApp message on Agnipath scheme

A false WhatsApp message claiming the Agnipath Scheme has been reintroduced as the "Sainik Saman Scheme' with modifications has prompted the Press Information Bureau to issue a clarification.

17 Jun 2024

Joe Biden

Explained: Why is US's Jake Sullivan's visit to India important

Jake Sullivan, the National Security Adviser to United States President Joe Biden is on a visit to India starting Monday.

17 Jun 2024

Bay of Bengal

Over 1,200 tourists stranded in Sikkim due to landslides, rain

Over 1,200 tourists, including 15 foreigners, are currently stranded in Sikkim due to heavy rains and landslides.

17 Jun 2024

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Bengal: Goods train that hit Kanchanjungha Express overshot signal

The goods train that collided with Sealdah-bound Kanchanjungha Express near Rangapani station in West Bengal on Monday had overshot a signal, railway officials reportedly said.

17 Jun 2024

Mecca

2024 Hajj sees 19 deaths amidst heatwave in Saudi Arabia

The 2024 Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia has claimed the lives of at least 19 pilgrims from Jordan and Iran due to extreme heat, as reported by both countries.

17 Jun 2024

Amit Shah

Amit Shah to chair security review meeting on Manipur today

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to chair a high-level security review meeting on the situation in Manipur on Monday evening.