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IMD predicts heavy rains, issues Red alert for five districts in Tamil Nadu

IMD predicts heavy rains, issues Red alert for five districts in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: A day after heavy rains pounded the southern part of Tamil Nadu, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday issued a red alert till Monday for five districts of Tamil Nadu — Ramanathapuram, Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Puduokottai and Nagapattinam. Roads and rails in the five districts were submerged, with the

Priyanka Gandhi’s intensifies her temple runs to counter the BJP in Uttar Pradesh

Priyanka Gandhi’s intensifies her temple runs to counter the BJP in Uttar Pradesh

Chitrakoot: Displaying her strong presence in Uttar Pradesh, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on Wednesday undertook a five-kilometre ‘maun parikrama’ (going around silently) on bare foot to the famous Kamadgiri Temple in the border town of Chitrakoot, amid sky rocking chantings of ‘Jai Shri Ram’ by her party members.

Zika virus outbreak in Kanpur, 10 more people found positive, city mount to 89

Zika virus outbreak in Kanpur, 10 more people found positive, city mount to 89

New Delhi: Expressing concern at the rapidly rising cases of Zika virus in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath chaired a high-level meeting on Saturday, instructing officials to speed up sanitisation work. “Infection of Zika virus is spreading rapidly in Kanpur. Considering the seriousness, special caution is required,” he said.

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das today’s speech: Key highlights

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das today’s speech: Key highlights

Reserve Bank of India governor Shaktikanta Das, on May 5, said in an unscheduled speech that wide-ranging and swift actions were needed against the spread of the second COVID-19 wave. Central bank is monitoring emerging developments. India has mounted a valiant defence against COVID. The RBI will continue to monitor

Maruti Suzuki Q4 profit falls 10% to Rs 1,166 crore, revenue grows 32%

Maruti Suzuki Q4 profit falls 10% to Rs 1,166 crore, revenue grows 32%

India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on April 27 reported a 9.7 percent year-on-year (YoY) decline in profit at Rs 1,166.1 crore for the quarter ended March 2021, hit by lower-than-expected operating performance and a sharp fall in other income, but revenue was strong. Revenue from operations in Q4 FY21