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RBI Hikes Key Lending Rate To 3-Year-High Of 5.9%, Fourth Increase In A Row

The Reserve Bank of India increased its benchmark lending rate by 50 basis points to 5.90%, a three-year high spurred by high inflation, aggressive monetary policies worldwide, and market volatility. The monetary policy committee (MPC), which is made up of three members from the RBI and three outside members, hiked the key lending rate, also […]Continue Reading
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Gurugram To Get “World’s Largest Safari”, Park To Cover Over 10,000 Acres

According to a statement released by the state government today, Haryana will create the largest forest safari park in the world in the Aravalli range. The Gurugram and Nuh districts will be covered by the 10,000-acre safari park. The statement read, “This initiative will be the largest such endeavour in the world.” At present, Sharjah […]Continue Reading
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Monsoon Has Withdrawn From Delhi, Says Weather Department

The southwest monsoon, which this year’s rainfall was incredibly uneven, has left Delhi, the Met department reported on Thursday. The monsoon typically begins to leave northwest India by September 17 and leaves Delhi within a week. According to the India Meteorological Department, the southwest monsoon has left Punjab, some of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Continue Reading
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On “Want Condoms?” Remark To Schoolgirl, Women Panel Notice To Bihar Officer

The Bihar IAS officer who told a schoolgirl “you’d want condoms too” when she asked the government to make sanitary pads more freely available has been questioned by the National Commission for Women (NCW). The NCW stated today that the officer, Harjot Kaur Bhamra, Managing Director of the Bihar Women and Child Development Corporation, must […]Continue Reading
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India’s $550 Million Plan To Compete With China For Apple’s Business

In an effort to compete with China as a production hub, India intends to increase financial incentives for companies who produce tablets and laptops there. Targets include Apple Inc. and Dell Technologies Inc. According to persons acquainted with the situation, the federal technology ministry has made the revised programme available to executives in the electronics […]Continue Reading
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“Want Condoms Too?” Bihar Officer’s Shocker On Girl’s Sanitary Pad Query

A schoolgirl in Bihar had a rather simple ask: “Can the government give sanitary pads at ₹ 20-30?” “Tomorrow you’ll say the government can give jeans too. And why not some beautiful shoes after that? ” was IAS officer Harjot Kaur Bhamra’s snarky reply. And then she added, “You will eventually expect the government to […]Continue Reading