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Retail inflation gallops to 5.54% in Nov

Retail inflation gallops to 5.54% in Nov

India's retail inflation rate surged to a 3-year high of 5.54 per cent in November on costlier food items, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Thursday.

The inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 4.62 per cent in October, and 2.33 per cent in November 2018.

Maharashtra IPS officer Rahman quit  job

Maharashtra IPS officer Rahman quit job

The same had been recommended to the MHA, but on October 25, the said application was not accepted. He says that it is his firm belief that in most likelihood, the voluntary retirement would be granted to me if facts and circumstances of my application will be appreciated by the learned Tribunal.

Bill introduced in LS to sentence abuser

Bill introduced in LS to sentence abuser

The Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens (Amendment) Bill, 2019, introduced in the House by Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot, defines "abuse" as physical, verbal, emotional and economic abuses, neglect and abandonment, causing assault, injury, physical or mental suffering.

Was not paying attention in history

Was not paying attention in history

Hitting back at Home Minister Amit Shah for holding the Congress responsible for India''s partition on religious lines, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said the BJP president was "not paying attention" in history classes as the Hindu Mahasabha and the Muslim League were the only ones espousing the two-nation theory.