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IWPC flays attack on woman BBC journalist by Delhi Police

New Delhi, Dec 16 (UNI) The Indian Women's Press Corps on Monday flayed as an "assault on freedom of media" the brutal attack on BBC journalist Bushra Sheikh by Delhi Police while she was covering student protests and police action at Jamia Milia University.
Terming the assault as "undemocratic", the women's body said, "We note with concern and distress that this has
now become a pattern to attack journalists particularly women journalists to intimidate them. Last week security
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Pradhan alleges opposition of creating anarchy, asks for apology on NEET UG row

Pradhan alleges opposition of creating anarchy, asks for apology on NEET UG row

23 Jul 2024 | 10:55 PM

New Delhi, Jul 23 (UNI) Following the Supreme Court verdict on the NEET-UG row, Education Minister
Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday demanded an apology from the Opposition, accusing them of attempting to create anarchy in the country.

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Bhutan gets highest allocation for countries in the region in Union Budget

Bhutan gets highest allocation for countries in the region in Union Budget

23 Jul 2024 | 10:03 PM

New Delhi, July 23 (UNI) Bhutan on Tuesday got the highest allocation for any country in the region, of Rs 2,068 crore as development aid, in the Union Budget for 2024-25, while there was a significant allocation for Nepal, of Rs 700 crore, in the budget.

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EAM holds talks with IPU President and Tanzania Parliament Speaker

EAM holds talks with IPU President and Tanzania Parliament Speaker

23 Jul 2024 | 9:17 PM

New Delhi, July 23 (UNI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday met the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and Speaker of Tanzania’s National Assembly Tulia Ackson during which they discussed bilateral ties as well as development challenges of the Global South.

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SC refuses to cancel the NEET-UG 2024 exam

SC refuses to cancel the NEET-UG 2024 exam

23 Jul 2024 | 8:31 PM

New Delhi, July 23 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to cancel the NEET-UG 2024 exam on grounds of paper leak and malpractices and said there was no material to indicate that the leak was systemic, affecting the sanctity of the entire exam.

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Chidambaram labels govt job claim in Budget as ‘Highly Exaggerated’

Chidambaram labels govt job claim in Budget as ‘Highly Exaggerated’

23 Jul 2024 | 7:31 PM

New Delhi, 23 July (UNI) Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday criticised the government’s claim that the employment scheme will benefit 290 lakh persons, calling it “highly exaggerated”.
“Unemployment is the biggest challenge facing the country. For a few dozen vacancies or a few thousand posts, millions of candidates apply and write an examination or appear for an Interview. According to CMIE, the all-India unemployment rate is 9.2 per cent,” Chidambaram noted.

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