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Top news of the day: ED summons Praful Patel over aviation ‘irregularities’, U.S. withdraws India's GSP benefits, and more

Here are the important news stories of the day ED summons Praful Patel over UPA-era aviation ‘irregularities’ The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned former Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel for questioning on June 6 in connection with alleged irregularities in the procurement of 111 aircraft worth about ₹70,000 crore, leasing of planes and surrender of […]

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Top news of the day – Upset with Cong. leaders, Kumaraswamy threatens to quit, Rahul promises minimum income guarantee to poor if voted to power, and more

Here are the important news stories of the day Upset over Congress leaders’ statements, Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy threatens to quit Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, angry over a slew of statements critical of the coalition government by Congress legislators perceived to be close to former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, threatened to resign on Monday afternoon. IRCTC […]

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7.5 magnitude quake triggers tsunami in Indonesia, women of all ages allowed to enter Sabarimala temple, and other top stories of the day

Indonesian city hit by tsunami after strong quake The Indonesian city of Palu was slammed by waves from a tsunami set off by a powerful earthquake that rippled across the region, the disaster agency said, as the huge tremor destroyed buildings and sent panicked residents fleeing into the streets. SC opens Sabarimala temple to women of all […]