Karnataka woman stabbed to death in college premises; Hindu organisations give bandh call

Karnataka woman stabbed to death in college premises; Hindu organisations give bandh call

Hubballi (Karnataka): Hindu organisations and student outfits have given a call for a bandh in Hubballi condemning the killing of the daughter of a Congress Corporator in her college premises at Hubballi city in Karnataka. After 23-year-old Neha Hiremath refused to marry a youth who she had been in a relationship with, he stabbed her multiple times, leading to her death Thursday, a source said. The police department is on high...

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Consumer Affairs Min asks FSSAI to probe composition of Nestle’s Cerelac baby cereals sold in India


New Delhi:The Consumer Affairs Ministry Friday said it has asked the food safety regulator FSSAI to investigate the composition of Nestle's Cerelac baby cereals sold in India, amid a global report that claimed the company was adding higher sugar content in the product. According to findings by Swiss NGO, Public Eye and International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN), Nestle sold baby products with higher sugar content in less developed South Asian...

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Israel attacks Iran’s Isfahan town

Israel attacks Iran's Isfahan town

Tel Aviv: Israel has attacked Iran's Isfahan town, after which the latter activated its air defence system and suspended flights. It comes few days after Iran had attacked Israel in response to an alleged attack on the Iranian consulate in the Syrian capital of Damascus leading to the killing of seven top officers of the Iran Revolutionary Guard Corps including General Mohammed Reza Zahedi. Iranian air defences were activated in the...

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Violence erupts in Bengal’s Cooch Behar as TMC, BJP workers clash

Violence erupts in Bengal's Cooch Behar as TMC, BJP workers clash

Kolkata: The polling in the first two hours for three Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal Friday was marred by incidents of violence in the Cooch Behar Lok Sabha constituency. Some cases of violence were reported from Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha constituency as well. Alipurduar, however, was an exception, with no report of poll-related violence in the first two hours. Till 9am the polling percentage was 15.09, as per the records of...

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IMF applauds India for maintaining fiscal discipline in election year

Washington: The International Monetary Fund has applauded India for maintaining fiscal discipline in an election year, saying that the Indian economy is doing well and continues to be the world's bright spot. "At this point in time, India's economy is doing well. Growth at 6.8 per cent is very good. Inflation's coming down. We have to make...

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Apple pulls WhatsApp, Threads from App Store in China

San Francisco: Apple Friday said that it removed Meta-owned WhatsApp and Threads from its App Store in China at the request of the Chinese government. As per the iPhone maker, the country's internet regulator Cyberspace Administration of China had ordered the applications’ removal from the App Store because of 'national security concerns', reports The Financial Times. "We...

Trisha Krishnan casts her vote; flaunts her inked index finger

Chennai: The 'South Queen' Trisha Krishnan Friday exercised her franchise during the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections in Chennai. The actress, who is known for her work in Ponniyin Selvan: II, arrived at the polling booth wearing a yellow top and blue flared jeans. Trisha patiently made her way through the security and camerapersons to...


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What was being feared now looks like happening. The Israel-Hamas conflict is fast deteriorating into a regional conflagration with Iran...

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