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Pre-Budget consultations: Finance minister to meet service, trade sector experts
Ahead of the 2022-23 Union Budget of India, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will on Friday hold a series of pre-budget consultations with stakeholders from various industries in two sessions. Read more
Omicron spread: Scientists identify 1 symptom that confirms presence of variant
The Omicron variant of the coronavirus has been spreading across the world at a remarkable speed. Read more
From today, Indian pilgrims to visit temple in Pakistan’s Punjab province
From Friday, Hindu pilgrims will begin their journey towards the Katas Raj Temples complex in Pakistan. Read more
Pakistan’s opening pair of Babar Azam-Mohammad Rizwan pips KL Rahul-Rohit Sharma to script massive T20I world record
Pakistan captain Babar Azam and his opening partner Mohammad Rizwan have continued with their stellar form in the T20I format to script a massive world record as a batting pair, going past the Indian combination of KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma. Read more
Priyanka Chopra slams report calling her ‘wife of Nick Jonas’: ‘Should I add my IDMB link to my bio?’
Priyanka Chopra slammed a news outlet after it referred to her as ‘wife of Nick Jonas’. Taking to Instagram Stories, the actor shared screenshots of the text and asked if she should add her IDMB link to her bio. Read more
Miss World 2021 temporarily postponed after several Covid-19 positive cases
The global broadcast finale of the Miss World beauty pageant that was supposed to take place in Puerto Rico was called off on Thursday after several contestants tested positive for Covid-19. Read more
French defence minister to meet Rajnath today; nuclear submarines on table?
French defence minister Florence Parly, who is on a 2-day India visit, will hold talks with her counterpart Rajnath Singh today. Watch here