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Shashi Tharoor, Rajdeep Sardesai move SC over FIRs on ‘misleading’ tweets

February 3, 2021
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Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and journalist Rajdeep Sardesai on Wednesday approached the Supreme Court over the multiple FIRs filed against them over their “misleading” tweets on violence during farmers’ tractor rally in Delhi on January 26. Journalists Mrinal Pande, Zafar Agha, Paresh Nath, and Anant Na | Read more|

For aspirants IPS officer posts his UPSC CSE notes online

February 3, 2021
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IPS officer Akash Tomar who secured an All India Rank of 138 in the UPSC Civil Service Examination (CSE) of 2012, shares his strategies with aspirants that worked for him while preparing for the examination. Having spent close to eight months in active preparation, Akash’s tips are practical and those that aspirants | Read more|

"Farm Laws Withdrawn During British Rule Too": Opposition In Parliament

February 3, 2021
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Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today urged Prime Minster Narendra Modi to repeal the three farm laws, voicing the united stand of the opposition during a debate on the contentious laws that have trigged a massive agitation by farmers at Delhi's borders. "The British too had once withdrawn | Read more|

Rihanna's Tweet Takes Farmers' Protest Global, Spurs Support

February 3, 2021
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Farmers' protest against the centre's three controversial laws, which they say will leave them at the mercy of corporates, has seen a tremendous outpouring of support on social media in the last few hours as international pop star Rihanna, climate campaigner Greta Thunberg, and lawmakers from the United States and the | Read more|

Budget: Focus On Vaccine, Farmers, Polls

February 1, 2021
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sithraman is announcing Budget 2021 in Parliament. Ms Sitharaman said the Budget was prepared in circumstances -like never before- and that the government was fully prepared to back and facilitate a reset of the economy. According to her, the total impact of Atmanirbhar Bharat and Covid relief | Read more|

Delhi police arrests freelance journalist

February 1, 2021
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Delhi police on Sunday arrested freelance journalist Mandeep Punia who had in a Facebook Live session on Friday accused BJP workers of posing as local people and unleashing violence at the farmers’ protest site on the Singhu border. | Read more|

BJP chorus in west UP: Ghazipur mishandled, can boost movement

February 1, 2021
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The move by the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh to get the farm protest site at Ghazipur vacated has the potential to revitalise the agitation against the Centre’s new agriculture laws after the violence at Red Fort during Republic Day appeared to have dented its credibility, according to the ruling party’s senior | Read more|