Explained: Will ‘CBI probe’ assurance help ease Assam-Meghalaya border tension? | India News

Violence linked to interstate boundary disputes has been a major concern in India’s northeast for more than four decades now. At least 157 people died and 65,000 were displaced due to border conflicts involving Assam and its sister states between 1979 and July 2021, according to a report by the Rights & Risk Analysis Group […]

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Airlines Push For Lone Pilot in Cockpit to Lower Costs, Ease Crew Shortage Pressure Despite Safety Concerns

Despite visible opposition, airlines continue to push for lone pilot in the cockpit instead of two, so that costs can be cut and crew shortages can be dealt with. However, there have been safety concerns because there have always been two pilots in the cockpit, and placing such responsibility on a single person at the […]

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Inflation may fall to 5.2% next fiscal on normal rains, ease in supplies sans no exogenous shocks: RBI report

NEW DELHI: Persistently high inflation remains a key policy concern for the Reserve Bankwhich has raised rates aggressively so far this year, but the pressure might ease next fiscal assuming normal rains and further normalisation of global supply chains without any exogenous shocks, according to an RBI report. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) expects […]

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Aston Villa Ease Pressure On Steven Gerrard As Premier League Returns After Queen’s Death

Aston Villa eased the pressure on under-fire boss Steven Gerrard with a 1-0 win over Southampton on Friday as the Premier League returned following the death of Queen Elizabeth II. The English top-flight was back in action for the first time since the Queen died aged 96 on September 8, with last weekend’s games postponed […]

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Export Ban On Broken Rice To Ease Pressure On Domestic Retail Prices: Centre

Broken rice price has also increased from Rs 16 per kg to Rs 22 per kg during the same period. New Delhi: The ban on export of broken rice and duty on outbound shipment of non-basmasti/non-paraboiled rice will boost local supplies and ease pressure on the domestic prices, a senior government official said on Thursday. […]

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