Retail inflation in India climbed to a three-month high of 5.55% in November, mainly due to an increase in food prices. The data was released by the government on Tuesday, reflecting a surge in consumer prices.
The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita Bill, 2023, will not criminalize adultery and consensual unnatural sex, adhering to the government's decision to omit Sections 377 and 497, contrary to parliamentary panel recommendations.
Telangana BJP MLAs boycotted the oath-taking ceremony of the Legislative Assembly to protest Akbaruddin Owaisi's role as pro-tem Speaker. Union Minister termed it an 'insult'. Owaisi had taken oath earlier at Raj Bhavan.
The Israel-Hamas conflict, ongoing for two months, centers on deep-rooted tensions in the region. Despite international efforts to mediate peace, sporadic violence and military responses continue to disrupt the lives of civilians on both sides.