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Jul 18, 2022 10:24 am IST
The rupee rises 6 paise to 79.76 against the US dollar in early trading
The Rupee rose 6 paise to 79.76 against the US Dollar in early trading on Monday, a positive trend in domestic equities supporting local unity. However, a strong US currency overseas and currency outflows limited the rupiah’s gain, dealers said.
Jul 18, 2022 09:14 IST
Covid-19 cases: India records 16,935 infections and 51 deaths in 24 hours
India’s daily Covid tally drops below 20,000 after 4 days; 16,935 infections and 51 deaths in 24 hours.
Jul 18, 2022 08:16 IST
Sri Lanka’s interim president Ranil Wickremesinghe declares state of emergency: Reuters
Sri Lanka’s interim President Ranil Wickremesinghe has declared a state of emergency, according to a government notice issued on Sunday evening, as his administration seeks to quell social unrest and tackle the economic crisis gripping the nation. islander.
“It is appropriate, so to do, in the interests of public safety, the protection of public order and the maintenance of supplies and services indispensable to the life of the community”, indicates the notification.
Jul 18, 2022 08:13 IST
Security has been tightened in Tamil Nadu district where violence erupted following the death of a 12th grade student
Police security has been tightened outside Sakthi ECR International School, Kaniyamoor, Tamil Nadu, Kallakurichi, where violence and vandalism erupted yesterday during protests over the death of a student girl in 12th grade.
Jul 18, 2022 08:12 IST
Gambia’s Vice President arrives in India
Gambian Vice President Badara A Joof arrives in India. He is on a 5-day visit to India and will attend the CII-EXIM Bank Conclave 2022 as well as other bilateral engagements.
Jul 18, 2022 07:45 IST
Gunman among 4 dead in US mall shooting
Three people were fatally shot and two were injured at an Indiana mall on Sunday night after a man with a rifle opened fire in a food court and an armed civilian fired at him shot and killed, police said. Read more
Jul 18, 2022 07:44 IST
Wreath laying ceremony of CRPF ASI Vinod Kumar staff at J&K
Security officials laid a wreath on the remains of CRPF ASI staff Vinod Kumar who lost his life in a terrorist attack in the Gangoo area of Pulwama yesterday.
Jul 18, 2022 06:43 IST
Devotees bathe in Ganga on the first day of “Sawan”
Jul 18, 2022 05:56 IST
Ukrainian Zelensky fires security chief and prosecutor
As Russian troops continued their offensive in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy sacked his head of state security and attorney general on Sunday, citing hundreds of criminal charges for treason and collaboration by people within their departments and other law enforcement agencies.
“In particular, more than 60 employees of the prosecutor’s office and the SBU (state security service) remained in the occupied territory and are working against our state,” Zelenskyy said.
2 army personnel on patrol near Line of Control killed in accidental grenade explosion
The two army members, Captain Anand and Naib Subedar Bhagwan Singh, were part of a patrol team near the Line of Control in the Mendhar sector of Poonch.
Posted Jul 18, 2022 10:23 AM IST
2 Army officers killed in accidental grenade explosion along Line of Control at J&K
Army personnel were on duty when the incident occurred in Mendhar sector. The Army Captain and JCO were taken to Udhampur for treatment, where they succumbed to their injuries.
Updated July 18, 2022 10:00 am IST
Agnipath, inflation: Government and Oppn set to clash over key issues in parliament today
The government proposes to present 32 bills during the 18 sittings of Parliament scheduled over 26 days of the monsoon session
Updated July 18, 2022 09:43 IST
Presidential Polls Explained: How is a President Elected?
Presidential polls: The president is elected indirectly by an electoral college made up of members of parliament from the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, and members of the legislatures of all states as well as the National Capital Territory of Delhi and the Territory of the Union of Pondicherry.
Posted Jul 18, 2022 8:28 AM IST
Race to Rashtrapati Bhawan: Here is a list of 14 Presidents of India
- Presidential Elections 2022: As 4,800 MPs and MPs elect India’s 15th President, here’s a look at the stalwarts who have held the office in the past.
Updated July 18, 2022 10:14 a.m. IST
Written by Sharmita Kar | Edited by Swati Bhasin
Presidential polls LIVE: PM Modi, Yogi and Stalin vote
Presidential Polls 2022 LIVE Updates: Voting in the election to choose India’s 15th President is underway. The contest is between NDA candidate Draupadi Murmu and joint opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha.
Updated July 18, 2022 at 10:23 a.m. IST