August 2023

Top tribal body urges complete shutdown in Churachandpur district amidst Manipur violence.

The Indigenous Tribal Leaders’ Forum (ITLF) has issued a call for a comprehensive shutdown effective from August 31 in the areas of Lonphai, Khousabung, Kangvai, and Sugnu located within the Churachandpur district. Through an official statement, the foremost tribal organization has alleged that the regions of Lonphai, Khousabung, Kangvai, and Sugnu are currently facing attacks …

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Union Minister Pralhad Joshi announces a special session of Parliament from September 18 to 22.

Union Minister Pralhad Joshi, the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, made an announcement on Thursday regarding the scheduling of a special session of Parliament, which will take place from September 18 to 22. This session, which marks the 13th session of the 17th Lok Sabha and the 261st session of the Rajya Sabha, is being organized …

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Karnataka farmers stage all-night protest demanding Cauvery water.

Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar has scheduled a trip to Delhi for discussions on the Cauvery water matter. In Bengaluru, a group of farmers in Karnataka are conducting a night-long candlelight vigil to express their opposition to the release of Cauvery waters to Tamil Nadu, following the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee’s suggestion that Karnataka release …

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OCCRP claims that Mauritius-based secretive funds invested millions in Adani stock, likening it to Hindenburg 2.0.

The Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), an organization funded by individuals like George Soros and Rockefeller Brothers Fund, has made new allegations against the Adani group. According to OCCRP, they claim that Mauritius-based “opaque” investment funds, associated with partners of the promoter family, invested hundreds of millions of dollars in publicly traded Adani …

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Pew study indicates Indians are likelier to perceive India as ‘influential’ globally than the rest of the world.

According to a recent study conducted by Pew, a significant 70% of individuals in India perceive their country as having gained influence on the global stage, a stark contrast to the 28% of adults in 19 other countries who share the same belief. The Pew study delves into the opinions of Indians regarding their country’s …

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Overview of the Chilkur Forest Urban Park.

Chilkur Forest Urban Park: A Tranquil Oasis in Hyderabad Location and Description: The Chilkur Reserve Forest Block, managed by the TSFDC, spans 100 hectares within Compartment No. 202 of Shamshabad Division. Situated between Nasingi RBVRTPA (Police Academy) and Appa Junction, the park boasts stunning rock formations, particularly notable for their balanced boulders on hillocks. The …

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India permits exports of stranded non-basmati white rice from ports.

In a recent development reported on August 30th, the Indian government has issued an order allowing traders to proceed with the export of their consignments of non-basmati white rice that were held up at ports due to an unexpected ban on their exports, according to a government statement released late on Tuesday. This move comes …

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Karnataka introduces Gruha Lakshmi scheme, with Rahul Gandhi transferring funds to beneficiary bank accounts, earning 10 points.

The Congress-led government in Karnataka launched the ‘Gruha Lakshmi’ scheme, also known as the Gruha Lakshmi Yojana, on August 30th. The scheme is one of the five major promises made by the Congress party during its election campaign. Rahul Gandhi, a Member of Parliament from the Congress party, arrived in Bengaluru before the scheme’s launch …

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Centre announces ₹200 price cut on LPG cylinders as a Raksha Bandhan gift from PM Modi.

In a significant move aimed at providing relief to consumers amidst the backdrop of increasing criticism over rising inflation, the Union Cabinet took a step to address these concerns on Tuesday. They announced a reduction of ₹200 in the price of a 14.2kg cooking gas cylinder, a decision that holds significance as it aligns with …

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China unveils updated official map displaying territorial claims.

China’s government released the “2023 edition of the standard map of China” on August 28th, which continues to display the entire State of Arunachal Pradesh and the Aksai Chin region within China’s borders. The map, released by the Ministry of Natural Resources, also reaffirms China’s territorial claims on its western borders and features the familiar …

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