Heed WHO warning, Mothers against vaping group urges nations to act

Heed WHO warning, Mothers against vaping group urges nations to act

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Mothers Against Vaping, a coalition of proactive and concerned mothers, has issued a call to action for South-East Asian nations to heed the World Health Organization’s (WHO) warning regarding the rising use of new-age gateway devices like e-cigarettes and vapes, especially among children and youth. This collective effort aims to combat...

ECI to deploy CAPF in strife torn Bengal from March 1

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

As though the Sandeshkhali turmoil was not enough; there is more ‘bad’ news for the Mamata Banerjee Government. The Election Commission of India is sending some advance battalions of central forces to Bengal well before the declaration of the general elections. According to ECI sources 100 companies of Central Armed Police...

MNREGA wages not paid for two years, claims Mamata

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Continuing her diatribe against the BJP Government Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has once again brought deprivation charges against the Centre alleging how New Delhi had withheld lawfully earned wages of 59 lakh people of Bengal who would go to vote in the general elections. She said her Government would...

PM Modi to launch Rs 1.64 lakh crore projects from Begusarai

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

In his first visit to Bihar after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar joined hands with the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on March 2 launch nationwide projects worth over Rs 1.64 lakh, nearly Rs 29,000 core of it focussed on the state. The projects to be launched Begusarai are related to...

Rajnath lauds Modi, highlights defence exports rise

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | PTI | Sitamarhi (Bihar)

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday claimed that the country’s military exports rose by more than 20 years in the last five years, which was proof of India’s “self-reliance” under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership. Addressing a gathering of local intelligentsia in north Bihar’s Sitamarhi town, Singh said defence exports were...

Two Muslim Conference factions in JK banned over terror charges

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

nThe government Wednesday banned two factions of the Muslim Conference Jammu and Kashmir for five years for their anti-India and pro-Pakistan propaganda, and asking people to refrain from taking part in elections. Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is determined to uproot terrorism,...

Navy will be completely atmanirbhar force by 2047: Kumar

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI

The Indian Navy is going through a great transformation, shedding all that has been colonial, and will be a completely ‘atmanirbhar’ force by 2047, Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral R Hari Kumar here said. Talking to the media here after interacting with Navy veterans, Hari Kumar said the Indian Navy has...

HC awards life term to Chandrasekharan killers

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | Kochi

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday sentenced the 12 persons convicted in the sensational T P Chandrasekharan murder case of 2012 to life imprisonment and observed that it’s time to take a serious view on political murders as they undermine democratic principles. A Division Bench of Justices A K Jayasankaran...

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