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Amarinder sticks to stance: No meeting till Sidhu apologises for offensive tweets | India News

NEW DELHI: Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh, who had strongly opposed the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as the state chief, stands firm on his condition for any formal meeting with the cricketer-turned-politician. The Amarinder Singh’s office on Tuesday tweeted that “CM won’t meet Sidhu till he publicly apologises for his personally derogatory social …

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‘Country’s aspirations, PM’s dreams’: Railway minister Vaishnaw tweets selfie from new Gandhinagar station | India News

NEW DELHI: The revamped, swanky Gandhinagar Capital station has surely impressed the new railways minister. Ashwini Vaishnaw clicked a selfie at the new terminus building and tweeted the picture with the caption that the station was testimony to the country’s aspirations and the PM’s dreams. गांधीनगर कैपिटल रेलवे स्टेशन देश के aspirations को और प्रधानमंत्री …

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Will be in Kashi to inaugurate wide range of development works, tweets PM Modi | India News

VARANASI: Almost 15 hours before reaching his parliamentary constituency after a gap of six-months Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that he will be in Kashi on 15 July to inaugurate a wide range of development works worth over Rs 1500 crore. “These works will further ‘Ease of Living’ for the people of Kashi and Poorvanchal …

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Delhi HC directs Saket Gokhale to remove tweets against Lakshmi Puri | India News

NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court on Tuesday directed activist Saket Gokhale to delete all tweets against former United Nations Assistant Secretary-General Lakshmi Puri. The HC further said that if Gokhale does not delete the tweets, then Twitter is directed to take down those URLs. A bench of Justice C. Harishankar also issued summons in …

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85% of Pak’s tweets on 2nd wave crisis were in support of India | India News

When India was mired in the Covid-19 crisis towards the end of April, #IndiaNeedsOxygen and #PakistanStandsWithIndia started trending in the neighbouring country. It was a strong show of support from the other side of a seven-decade-old adversarial equation. But just then, #EendiaSaySorryToKashmir started trending alongside. In the end that divisiveness dwindled, shows the first publicly …

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Shobha Karandlaje: Newly appointed minister Shobha Karandlaje deletes old tweets | India News

MANGALURU: Newly appointed minister of state for agriculture and farmers welfare Shobha Karandlaje has deleted all her old tweets while being inducted into the Narendra Modi cabinet on Wednesday. On Wednesday, @ShobhaBJP, the verified Twitter handle of Shobha Karandlaje, retweeted the tweet of @BJP4India that has pictures of Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma, Darshana …

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Covid-related tweets shot up by over 600% during ​2nd wave, prayer emoji most shared | India News

NEW DELHI: The average number of tweets related to Covid-19 increased by 600% in April-May this year — when the second wave was at its peak in India — as compared to the February-March period, an analysis by Twitter has shown. At the same time, tweets seeking or providing medical help increased by 1,958%. The …

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Average daily number of tweets about Covid-19 from India jumped 7X in April-May: Twitter | India News

NEW DELHI: Microblogging platform Twitter on Wednesday said the average daily number of tweets about Covid-19 from India increased by 7X during April-May this year as compared to the February-March period. Social media emerged as a lifeline for many during the deadly second wave of the pandemic with people turning to platforms like Twitter and …

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Dearness allowance for central govt employees again from July 1? Finance ministry tweets

The Union finance ministry has said it has not issued any order regarding the payment of increments in dearness allowance for central government employees and dearness relief for its pensioners. The finance ministry said a document claiming the resumption of dearness allowance to central government employees and dearness relief to pensioners from July this year …

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