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Calcutta HC directs dismissal of Bengal minister's daughter from teaching service
Editors Pick Immigration/Law/Rights 01:54 PM

Calcutta HC directs dismissal of Bengal minister's daughter from teaching service

Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) Calcutta High Court's single-judge bench of Justice Avijit Gangopdhaya on Friday ordered the immediate dismissal of Anikta Adhikari, daughter of West Bengal Minister of Education Paresh Chandra Adhikari from her services as a teacher of political science in one of the state-run schools.

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IANS NEWS POINT

Indian regulator sends notices to Ola, Uber for unfair trade practices
General IANS Special Series 04:42 PM

Indian regulator sends notices to Ola, Uber for unfair trade practices

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) on Friday issued notices to Ola and Uber for unfair trade practices and violation of consumer rights, slamming the ride-hailing platforms over lack of proper consumer grievance redressal mechanism, deficiency ...

NATIONAL

Villagers protest against land acquisition for NLC India
National Politics 02:30 PM

Villagers protest against land acquisition for NLC India

Chennai, May 20 (IANS) Landowners in Karivetti village in Cuddalore district on Friday protested against the acquisition of their land for integrated power generation-cum-lignite/coal mining company NLC India Ltd.

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HINDI

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NEIGHBOURHOOD IN DISTRESS

Maryam Nawaz says PML-N should quit govt and go for fresh polls
International NEIGHBOURHOOD 01:10 PM

Maryam Nawaz says PML-N should quit govt and go for fresh polls

Sargodha, May 20 (IANS) Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz Vice President Maryam Nawaz Sharif has said that instead of shouldering the burden of 'filth' left by Imran Khan, the PML-N should quit the government and go for fresh elections, Samaa TV reported.

RUSSIA'S WAR ON UKRAINE

Russia won't export food to the detriment of its own market
International UKRAINE CRISIS 04:44 PM

Russia won't export food to the detriment of its own market

Moscow, May 20 (IANS) Russia will not export food to the detriment of its own market, Deputy Chairman of Russias Security Council and former President Dmitry Medvedev said.

FOCUS

We must fight dynasty politics to save democracy: Modi (Ld)
Focus General 01:42 PM

We must fight dynasty politics to save democracy: Modi (Ld)

Jaipur, May 20 (IANS) Virtually addressing a meeting of BJPs national office-bearers here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress, without naming the party, of giving prominence to dynasty politics, which he termed as dangerous for democracy.

BUSINESS

Now Amazon takes a dig at metaverse as Zuckerberg makes grand plans
Science/Technology Business 04:24 PM

Now Amazon takes a dig at metaverse as Zuckerberg makes grand plans

San Francisco/New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) As Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg moves ahead with his grand metaverse plans, David Limp, who is Amazon's head of devices, has said that their company would rather focus on technology that affects the real world "here and now".

INSIGHT

Monkeypox spreads to more European countries, Australia, Canada
General Health/Medicine 01:04 PM

Monkeypox spreads to more European countries, Australia, Canada

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Italy, Sweden, Australia and Canada have joined a slew of countries with confirmed cases of monkeypox, signalling a global outbreak.

IANS TV

May 20, 2022

UN ‘concerned’ about risks of global hunger’: Nation must act together-UN

May 20, 2022

Varanasi boatman Rajkumar's song for Hindu-Muslim unity

May 20, 2022

Devotees throng Gyanvapi campus for Friday prayers amid tight security

DEEP-DIVE

After US, Canada bans China's Huawei, ZTE from 5G networks
Science/Technology Technology 03:28 PM

After US, Canada bans China's Huawei, ZTE from 5G networks

Toronto, May 20 (IANS) After the US, Canada has now moved to ban Chinese telecommunication giants Huawei and ZTE from its 5G networks in order to ensure the "long term safety of our telecommunications infrastructure".

INTERNATIONAL

National Assembly confirms PM nominee Han (Ld)
International Politics 04:32 PM

National Assembly confirms PM nominee Han (Ld)

Seoul, May 20 (IANS) The National Assembly confirmed Prime Minister nominee Han Duck-soo on Friday after the main opposition Democratic Party (DP) holding a majority in the parliament decided to approve the nomination.

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IANS PHOTO GALLERY

Patna: Police personnel stand guard outside the residence of former Bihar CM Rabri Devi as CBI conducts raids at multiple locations of RJD Chief Lalu Yadav in a fresh case relating to alleged 'land for railway job scam', in Patna on Friday, May 20, 2022. (Photo: IANS)

Chennai: A view of the Integral Coach Factory during the manufacturing of Vande Bharat train coaches, in Chennai on Friday, May 20, 2022. (Photo: Parthi bhan/IANS)

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath felicitates Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla during the training module of e-Vidhan Sabha for newly-elected legislators at Vidhan Bhawan in Lucknow on Friday, May 20, 2022. Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav was also seen. (Photo: Phool Chandra/IANS)

Patna: Vehicles ply on a road amid dust storm, in Patna on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo: IANS)

Kolkata: Congress Party workers with cylinders protest against the LPG price hike, in Kolkata on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo: Ashok Nath Dey/IANS)

Patna: Police personnel stand guard outside the residence of
former Bihar CM Rabri Devi as CBI conducts raids at multiple locations
of RJD Chief Lalu Yadav in a fresh case relating to alleged 'land for
railway job scam', in Patna on Friday, May 20, 2022. (Photo: IANS)
Chennai: A view of the Integral Coach Factory during the
manufacturing of Vande Bharat train coaches, in Chennai on Friday, May
20, 2022.  (Photo: Parthi bhan/IANS)
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath felicitates Lok
Sabha Speaker Om Birla during the training module of e-Vidhan Sabha
for newly-elected legislators at Vidhan Bhawan in Lucknow on Friday,
May 20, 2022. Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav was also seen.
(Photo: Phool Chandra/IANS)
Patna: Vehicles ply on a road amid dust storm, in Patna on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo: IANS)
Kolkata: Congress Party workers with cylinders protest against the LPG price hike, in Kolkata on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo: Ashok Nath Dey/IANS)

SPORTS

Rajani Etimarpu to lead India women's team in FIH Hockey 5s
Sports Hockey 03:12 PM

Rajani Etimarpu to lead India women's team in FIH Hockey 5s

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Goalkeeper Rajani Etimarpu will be the captain, while Mahima Choudhary will be her deputy in a nine-member Indian women's team for the inaugural edition of the FIH Hockey 5s to be held in Lausanne, Switzerland on June 4-5.

IPL 2022: RR would be hoping to click in all departments against CSK, says Graeme Smith
Sports Cricket 02:48 PM

IPL 2022: RR would be hoping to click in all departments against CSK, says Graeme Smith

Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) For inaugural IPL champions Rajasthan Royals, the equation is pretty straightforward in their last league match of 2022 season against the Chennai Super Kings at the Brabourne Stadium on Friday.

SHOWCASE

Rain, thunderstorms likely in J&K during next 24 hours
National Environment/Wildlife 09:50 AM

Rain, thunderstorms likely in J&K during next 24 hours

Srinagar, May 20 (IANS) Weather remained partly cloudy in J&K during the last 24 hours as the Meteorological (MeT) department forecast on Friday rain, thunderstorms at many places during the next 24 hours.

Entertainment

Manushi Chhillar on how she prepped for her role in 'Prithviraj'
Cinema/Showbiz Bollywood 04:24 PM

Manushi Chhillar on how she prepped for her role in 'Prithviraj'

Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Bollywood debutante Manushi Chhillar reveals about her preparation for her role in Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Prithviraj' which is based on the life of Prithviraj Chauhan.

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IANS VIDEO GALLERY

SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY

Cold virus caused 100,000 deaths worldwide in kids in 2019: Lancet
Science/Technology Science 04:20 PM

Cold virus caused 100,000 deaths worldwide in kids in 2019: Lancet

London, May 20 (IANS) Acute lower respiratory infection caused by Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) was responsible for more than 100,000 deaths in children under five across the globe in 2019, according to a study published in The Lancet.

IANS Life

  • Bringing back nostalgic swimsuit styles
    General IANS Life 12:16 PM

    Bringing back nostalgic swimsuit styles

    New Delhi, May 20 (IANSlife) Celebrities have a huge influence on people, for better or worse, but in the case of models like plus size Ashley Graham and Hailey Bieber, they are changing the narrative of how everybody type should enjoy the simple pleasure of living.

  • Documentaries revealing global refugee crisis
    General IANS Life 11:28 AM

    Documentaries revealing global refugee crisis

    New Delhi, May 20 (IANSlife) Global forced displacement had surpassed 84 million in mid-2021, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), and the figure is still rising.

  • Inspirational Books for teens
    General IANS Life 11:20 AM

    Inspirational Books for teens

    New Delhi, May 20 (IANSlife) When children reach adolescence, they often experience a wide range of emotions and begin to think about their future. Books are an excellent resource for navigating these thoughts and feelings, and the more inspiring they are, the more hope they provide. Because each child is different, the best inspirational books for teens vary greatly.

  • 6 Old Traditional Markets in India
    General IANS Life 11:14 AM

    6 Old Traditional Markets in India

    New Delhi, May 20 (IANSlife) Indian markets are the best way to learn about the country's rich culture. A typical 'bazaar' in India is defined by street vendors, overcrowded shopping alleys, delicious street food that can overwhelm our senses, and chaos. Many of these bazaars have been around for a long time.

  • Aishwarya Rai wears Gaurav Gupta creation on Cannes red carpet
    General IANS Life 11:40 PM

    Aishwarya Rai wears Gaurav Gupta creation on Cannes red carpet

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) For her second walk on the red carpet on the second day of the 75th Cannes Film Festival in Paris, Bollywood icon Aishwarya Rai Bachchan chose a shell pink and silver Gaurav Gupta couture gown.

  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan dazzles in D&G
    General IANS Life 10:07 PM

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan dazzles in D&G

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looked stunning in a voluminous Dolce and Gabbana (D&G) gown adorned with colourful three-D flowers on the second day of the 75th Cannes Film Festival in Paris.

  • Cannes with Bollywood
    General IANS Life 11:05 AM

    Cannes with Bollywood

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) It's time for the Bollywood celebs' red carpet looks, where some made their dream debut to the fest, some added more glam to the event, and many simply stole the show with their presence at the 75th Cannes Film Festival.

  • Celebrities who became parents in 2022
    General IANS Life 10:48 AM

    Celebrities who became parents in 2022

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) The year 2022 has started off well for some celebrities in the entertainment industry. Some are already parents, some are expecting, and others will have another wonderful experience.

  • A scenic landscape of India's North-east
    General IANS Life 10:40 AM

    A scenic landscape of India's North-east

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) North East India has everything that a tourist would want. A little adventure, amusement, culture, and heritage. This area has it all. All of the northeastern states, from Assam to Arunachal Pradesh, are blessed with nature's bounty, and anyone visiting the region for the first time is both excited and surprised to see such a diverse landscape.

  • Still stuck in pandemic blues? Here are some adventure sports that will make you feel alive again
    General IANS Life 10:28 AM

    Still stuck in pandemic blues? Here are some adventure sports that will make you feel alive again

    New Delhi, May 19 (IANSlife) Adventure sports have always been an escape from mundane life.

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