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Gorakhpur tragedy: PIL filed in Allahabad High Court seeking judicial inquiry
Allahabad, Aug 16: Seeking a judicial inquiry into the recent deaths at the BRD Hospital in Gorakhpur, a Public Interest Litigation was filed in the Allahabad High Court on Wednesday. 71 children have lost their lives since August 7 in Gorakhpur's [...]
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Air fares soar in flood hit North Bengal
Darjeeling, August 16, 2017: With railways and road connectivity severely damaged owing to the flood in North Bengal and bordering Bihar, the only option left is the airways. The onrush to avail flights has resulted in the skyrocketing of air fares. [...]
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Weather: August 17 forecast, Heavy Bengaluru rains to take a backseat
Rains have once again reduced over the region in Bengaluru. Here is the weather forecast for Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Mumbai for August 17. Bengaluru: On Independence Day, the city witnessed heavy rains. Several parts of the city [...]
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School run by Rajinikanth's wife locked over non-payment of rent
Chennai authorities on Wednesday sealed and shut down a school run by superstar Rajinikanth's wife Latha Rajinikanth. The Ashram Matriculation Higher Secondary School, which conducts classes from kindergarten to plus two, is functioning near Race Course at Guindy in Chennai. {image-29-1459245120-latha-rajinikanth4-600-16-1502879417.jpg [...]
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After stone pelting in Ladakh, India-China to hold flag meet
India and China are likely to hold a flag meeting to discuss the border skirmishes after yesterday's clashes at Ladakh in which the soldiers from both sides pelted stones at each other. While China has denied any such incident, [...]
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Cabinet approves new policy to regulate metro rail services across India
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod for a new metro rail policy for expanding the metro network across various cities in the country, officials said. The new policy was approved by the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra [...]
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J&K: Woman injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan
A woman was injured on Tuesday in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Baaz and Nambla areas of Uri sector in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district. The Army is retaliating to the unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces. On Saturday, [...]
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We will grant medical visa to Pakistanis in all bonafide cases: Sushma Swaraj
New Delhi, Aug 15: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said India would grant medical visa to Pakistani nationals in genuine pending cases. "On the auspicious occasion of India's Independence day, we will grant medical visa in all [...]
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Chinese troops try intruding into Indian territory in Ladakh, attempt foiled
An attempt by Chinese soldiers to enter Indian territory along the banks of Pangong lake in Ladakh was foiled by Indian troops on Tuesday. Two attempts were made by Chinese troops to intrude into Indian territory, both of which [...]
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India@70:  18 lakh people, Rs 1.75 lakh crore deposits under scrutiny post-demonetisation, says Modi
New Delhi, August 15: Addressing the nation on the 71st Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said Rs 1.75 lakh crore deposits in banks post note-ban as well as 18 lakh people with income beyond known means are under scrutiny. [...]
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This village in UP boycotts Independence Day celebration
Residents of Choudhipur village in Mailani area in Lakhimpur Kheri district, some 70 km from Uttar Pradesh will not celebrate Independence Day as they feel no development has happened in their village even 70 years after Independence. The village [...]
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‘I’ve full confidence SC will dismiss 35A matter’, says J&K CM on Independence Day
Srinagar, August 15: On the occasion of 70th Independence Day on Tuesday, Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti spoke about the "controversial" Article 35A in Srinagar. "I have full confidence that our Supreme Court will again dismiss this plea," Mufti [...]
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India@70: When Modi invoked Krishna-Arjun in his Independence Day speech
Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address invoked both Krishna and Arjun. He drew a parallel between Krishna and Mahatma Gandhi during his address. From that Mohan with the Sudarshan chakra to the other Mohan (Mohandas Gandhi) [...]
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Appeal by Union Home Minister prompts Gorkhaland agitators to withdraw fast unto death
Darjeeling, August 14, 2017: The Hills of North Bengal are all set to commemorate the 70th Indian Independence Day amidst an ongoing indefinite bandh. The bandh had been clamped on June 15 by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) in demand of [...]
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Gorakhpur infant deaths: Such tragedies have happened even in Congress regime, says Amit Shah
Bengaluru, Aug 14: Amid deaths of several children in a Gorakhpur hospital, BJP president Amit Shah on Monday said such tragedies have happened even in the Congress regime.  Shah also dismissed the Congress' demand for resignation of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi [...]
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India@70: Unprecedented security in Delhi for Independence Day
New Delhi, Aug 14: The national capital has turned into a fortress for the Independence Day celebrations with an unprecedented ground-to-air security cover. Close to 70,000 Delhi Police personnel will be guarding the national capital owing to the twin occasions [...]
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Demonetisation has boosted efforts to build an honest society: President Kovind
In his address to the nation on the eve of 71st Independence Day, President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday highlighted initiatives undertaken by government and stressed on the importance of abiding by laws. Paying his tribute to thousands of [...]
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India@70: Trump calls Modi to convey Independence Day greetings
US President Donald Trump on Monday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convey his greetings on the eve of India's 71st Independence Day. Modi took to Twitter to inform this and appreciated Trump's ‘warm felicitations'. Modi and Trump [...]
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India@70: 16 ITBP personnel awarded President's police medals
New Delhi, Aug 14: Sixteen ITBP officials have been awarded the President's police medals for distinguished and meritorious service on the eve of Independence Day. The awardees of the distinguished service medal include Deputy Inspector Generals (DIGs) Jaspal Singh [...]
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Death toll climbs to 99 in Assam floods, Modi assures all help
Guwahati, August 14: This year, Assam has faced one of its worst floods in decades. After a few days of some relief--from late July to early August--relentless rainfall has once again caused floods in at least 19 districts of the state. [...]
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DHE Odisha: Wait list for spot admission on August 21, check key dates here
The DHE Odisha will release the wait list for Spot Admissions to degree courses on August 21. The second phase admission has been started for those candidates who could not complete the admission process in the first phase. Such candidates can [...]
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CEE Kerala: 5 year LLB course admissions begin today
The CEE Kerala has released the first phase of allotment for admissions for the integrated LLB course (5years). The details are available on the official website. The first allotment has been decided on the basis of the options given [...]
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When Amit Shah gave the Karnataka BJP a reality check
The BJP's national chief, Amit Shah decided to give his party in Karnataka a reality check. Armed with three survey reports, he asked the BJP leaders in Karnataka how many seats would they win if the state went to polls today. [...]
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21 year old Delhi girl who resisted rape by friend in critical condition
A 21 year old woman from Delhi was pushed off the fourth floor of an under construction building after she resisted a rape attempt by her friend. The incident occurred Rohini district's Begumpur. The victim who works as an assistant chef [...]
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Parents of dead children in Gorakhpur hospital, UP, describe ‘horror’ in detail
Lucknow, August 14: In a couple of days from now, the outrage over the tragic death of 63 children at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College and Hospital in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, would vanish, like all other human tragedies in the [...]
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Bihar floods: Rajnath Singh speaks to Nitish Kumar, assures assistance
New Delhi, Aug 13: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and discussed with him the flood situation in the state where nearly 320 NDRF personnel have been rushed. During the telephonic conversation, Kumar [...]
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Amit Shah's reiteration of 'next CM BSY' is a stern message for those within BJP
In the last 24 hours, BJP National President Amit Shah has referred to B S Yeddyurappa as the future Chief Minister of Karnataka at least half a dozen times. The reiteration is a message for those within the party more than [...]
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Viral Research Centre to be setup in Gorakhpur: J P Nadda
In light of the tragedy at the government hospital, Union Health minister J P Nadda on Sunday said the Centre has approved Rs 85 crore for setting up a Central Viral Research Centre in Gorakhpur. "The health ministry has [...]
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