12 April 2022
Issues that matter
Indore’s stock market scamsters: Indore is a nesting ground for both registered and outlaw investment advisors; While authorities occasionally clamp down on improper activity, a web of dummy addresses, prohibited sales techniques, and plain chutzpah keeps the gravy train going, hurting retail investors and advisors trying to work in line with the rules
U.S. monitoring rise in rights abuses in India, Blinken says: Secretary of State of the U.S. said, "We are monitoring some recent concerning developments in India including a rise in human rights abuses by some government, police and prison officials"
Whistleblower in Karnataka found dead: Man who accused top Karnataka minister of corruption found dead; Earlier Karnataka State Contractors Association has alleged that while government officials ask for hefty bribes, the state is yet to release dues worth Rs 22,000 crore to them
Climate change: India is battling a heatwave with 73 cities recording maximum temperature of 41 Degree Celsius or above in the country
Former BJP CM calls for peace: ‘Let Muslims live peacefully’ —Former CM Yediyurappa calls for end to communal tensions in Karnataka; In recent months, there have been a spate of hate speeches and measures by Hindutva organisations and the government that target the Muslim community in particular