ICC prosecutor seeks arrest warrants for Israeli and Hamas leaders, including Netanyahu

Jerusalem: The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said Monday he is seeking arrest warrants for leaders of Israel and Hamas, including Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, over actions taken during their seven-month war. Karim Khan said that he believes Netanyahu, his defence minister Yoav Gallant, and three Hamas leaders — Yehia Sinwar, Mohammed Deif and Ismail Haniyeh — are responsible for war crimes and crimes against humanity in the...

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Excise scam: Delhi HC scheduled to deliver order on Manish Sisodia’s bail pleas Tuesday

Manish Sisodia

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court is scheduled to deliver Tuesday its order on bail pleas of former Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia in money laundering and corruption cases lodged by the ED and CBI respectively in connection with alleged liquor scam. Justice Swarana Kanta Sharma is likely to pronounce the orders on both bail pleas at 5 PM on May 21, according to the cause list uploaded on the...

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Constitution will break down if Modi isn’t voted out of power: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee

Onda/Panskura (Bengal): If Modi isn’t voted out of power this time, the Constitution will break down, asserted West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday. Addressing election rallies, Banerjee said, " We will go to Delhi and get NRC-CAA-UCC removed along with resuming MGNREGA work. " " I have never seen an insolent party before that does not even extend the bare minimum political courtesy to its opponents, " she added. "...

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Odisha bags maximum medals at IndiaSkills for 2nd consecutive time

Odisha bags maximum medals at IndiaSkills for 2nd consecutive time

Bhubaneswar: Participants from Odisha shined at IndiaSkills 2024, by bagging the highest number of medals in the national championship for the second consecutive year, an official said Monday. IndiaSkills is the country's biggest skill competition. Odisha secured the first place in the medal tally nationwide, summing up the medals count to 51. The team from Odisha was...

Naveen holds massive roadshow in Bhubaneswar

Naveen holds massive roadshow in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik held a roadshow in Ekamra-Bhubaneswar Assembly constituency here Monday evening. In a specially designed bus, Patnaik canvassed for BJD MLA and MP candidates in the roadshow on Lingaraj temple road in Old Town area in the state capital. Many BJD supporters, including women, congregated on both sides of the road to...

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Sambit Patra’s ‘Lord Jagannath devotee of PM’ remark sparks stir

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday appealed to the BJP to keep Lord Jagannath above the political discourse, after the saffron party's Puri candidate Sambit Patra's remark that the state's most revered deity is a "devotee of Prime Minister Narendra Modi" sparked a stir. Patra, however, later clarified that it was a slip of tongue and...

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Odisha: Family members of slain BJP worker cast votes amid tight security

Berhampur: The family members of a 28-year-old BJP worker, who was killed in a pre-poll clash with BJD supporters in Odisha's Ganjam district, exercised their franchise amid tight security Monday, officials said. Dillip Pahan was killed in a clash between BJP and BJD supporters at Srikrushnasaranapur village last week over putting up posters of candidates. His widow...

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