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December 23, 2021

Parliament adjourned sine die after tumultuous session

New Delhi, Dec 22: A tumultuous session of Parliament came to an end on Wednesday, a day ahead of schedule, with the government and the opposition accusing each other of creating conditions that disallowed proper functioning of both the Lok Sabha and…

India go down 1-0 to Bangladesh in SAFF football

Dhaka, Dec 22 (UNI) India went down to hosts Bangladesh by a solitary goal in the final of the SAFF U-19 Women’s Championship at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Shipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium here on Wednesday. The only goal in the game came in the 80th…

Terror and trade can’t go together: Amarinder

Chandigarh, Dec 22: Former Punjab chief minister and Punjab Lok Congress supremo Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that terror and trade cannot go hand-in-hand and there was no point in starting business and trade with Pakistan as long as it did…

DRDO launches surface-to-surface missile Pralay

Bhubaneswar, Dec 22: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday successfully conducted the maiden flight test of the indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile ‘Pralay’. The missile was fired from the Dr A P J Abdul…

Congress in for more surprises and setbacks in year ’22

Dehradun, Dec 22: Signalling trouble for the Congress in poll-bound Uttarakhand, former chief minister and Congress leader Harish Rawat said on Wednesday he was not getting the party's support ahead of upcoming assembly elections. In a series of…

MoU between Indian and Polish CAs institutes okayed by GOI

New Delhi, Dec 22: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Polish Chamber of Statutory Auditors (PIBR), to establish mutual…

Putin to hold annual press conference in Moscow on Thursday

Moscow, Dec 23 (Sputnik) Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold an annual end-of-year press conference on Thursday  to sum up the results of 2021 and answer questions from journalists. The event is expected to gather over 500 journalists…

Andrei Stenin International Press Photo contest 2022 opens

Moscow, Dec 22 (Sputnik) The 8th Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest on Wednesday began the reception of submissions by Russian and foreign reporters aged 18-33. The contest, organized by the Rossiya Segodnya media group under the…