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Christians around the world observe Good Friday
Christians all over the world observe Good Friday as the most sorrowful and sacred day of the year. It is also referred to as Holy Friday, Great Friday, Black Friday, or Easter Friday.  All photos taken from PTI OneIndia News [...]
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IPL cricket betting: One arrested in Hubballi
The Hubballi police arrested a bookie for indulging in IPL betting. Searches were conducted at the residence of Raghavendra Kabadi, a resident of Hubballi after the police received information about rampant cricket betting. Raids were conducted at a residential building in [...]
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CRPF assault video: Police arrest 5 for heckling jawans in J&K
Srinagar, April 14: Five persons were arrested on Friday in Kashmir's Budgam district for heckling a paramilitary trooper on Sunday during the by-poll for Srinagar parliamentary seat. "Based on video and other evidence, five persons have been detained for questioning in [...]
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To free Jadhav, bomb Pakistan like the US did to Afghanistan: Togadia
Controversial Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia on Friday said that India should learn from US President Donald Trump to approach Pakistan in a bid to secure the release of ex-navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav. On Thursday, the US had [...]
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Yogi <i>Raaj</i>: Now, quota ends for SC, ST, OBC students in private medical colleges
The Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday announced to end quota-based reservation for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other Backward Castes in private medical colleges in the state. According to the reports, the order was passed [...]
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Delhi police arrests two recipients in kidney racket case
New Delhi, Apr 13: Two men, who had allegedly bought kidneys through the racket which was busted in southeast Delhi last year, have been arrested, the police said on Friday. The two kidney recipients, Santosh Kumar Gupta, 54, and Ashok Aggarwal, [...]
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Vande Mataram won't be sung at party's programmes for a month: U'khand Congress
Dehradun, Apr 13: The Uttarakhand Congress on Friday said 'Vande Mataram' will not be sung at the party's official programmes for one month 'come what may'. The state unit of Congress declared this days after Uttarakhand minister Dhan Singh Rawat had [...]
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When Indian Army launched 'Operation Meghdoot' to take over Siachen 33 yrs ago
Siachen Day was celebrated on Thursday commemorating unmatched bravery, courage & sacrifice on the world's highest & coldest battlefield. All Photos taken from Twitter @NorthernComd_IA OneIndia News [...]
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REALLY? Just 2 percent polling in Srinagar: The machinery has collapsed
709- yes that is right. Just 709 voters polled at the Sringar-Budgam constituency where re-polls were held on Thursday. The voter percentage was a meagre 2 per cent and history had been created. This is the lowest ever polling percentage. {image-srinagar-14-1492134925.jpg [...]
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For Yasin Bhatkal, preparing different kinds of bombs was a passion
For Yasin Bhatkal, preparing bombs was a passion and he often told his aides that it is an art. He had come up with innovative methods to prepare the bombs and had even sourced silver wood from Karnataka to prepare the [...]
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Ch'garh TV anchor who read news of husband's death also lost her father 4 years ago
Chhattisgarh TV anchor Supreet Kaur showed exemplary professionalism when she had to break the news of her husband's death in a road accident in Chhattisgarh on live TV. As soon as the reporter mentioned about the SUV which met [...]
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Here is how Kashmir unrest version 2.0 is being planned
In the past couple of days, security agencies have foiled several infiltration bids from Pakistan apart from seizing a huge cache of arms in Jammu and Kashmir. An Intelligence Bureau report in the possession of OneIndia states that there are several [...]
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Swachh School Awards: Initiative to recognise institutes that promote cleanliness
Jubilant FoodWorks Limited in association with United Way Mumbai and United Way Bengaluru has launched Swachh School Awards Campaign in support of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. Swachh School Awards is an initiative to recognise and award Schools which have undertaken successful interventions [...]
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S M Krishna who didn't matter in the Karnataka bypolls
He was given a royal welcome by none other the BJP's national president Amit Shah. In Karnataka, the BJP claimed that it had gained a mass leader who could influence voters in the Cauvery belt. But all the hail and praise [...]
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Dalit leaders still slaves of political parties : Rajasthan Speaker
Jaipur, Apr 12: Rajasthan Assembly Speaker Kailash Meghwal on Wednesday said that the people from weaker sections have not received their share post independence and even elected Dalit leaders continue to be "slaves" of their political parties. "People from [...]
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Jadavpur University denounces moral policing in campus
Kolkata, Apr 12: The students and authorities of Jadavpur University on Wednesday unanimously resolved to condemn the issue of moral policing inside campus. "All stakeholders unanimously denounced the issue of moral policing inside the campus and decided to maintain [...]
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Sushma Swaraj thanks Somalia for rescuing Indian nationals held by pirates
New Delhi, Apr 12: India tonight thanked Somalia for rescuing 10 Indians working as crew on a commercial vessel hijacked by pirates. "I am happy to inform that 10 Indian nationals working as crew on MV AL Kausar which [...]
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Fire reported at IIT Madras, no casualties
A fire broke out in the IIT Madras campus on Wednesday night in the first part of the top floor of Centre for Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research. According to reports, five fire tenders were brought in immediately and the fire [...]
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Dalai Lama visit: China warns of negative impact on Indo-China bilateral relations
Following the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama visit to Arunachal Pradesh, Beijing on Wednesday said that there will be negative impact on the bilateral relations between India and China. Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Tuesday wrapped up his week-long [...]
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Budget session of Parliament concludes today
The Budget session of the Parliament came to an end on Wednesday with introducing 22 bils in Lok Sabha and 14 bills in Rajya Sabha. This time the budget session was not frequently disrupted in the Parliament. Earlier, while addressing the [...]
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Muslim cleric offers counter bounty of Rs 22 lakh on BJP youth leader's head
Even before the controversy over a BJP youth wing leader announcing a bounty on Mamata Banerjee settled down, the Imam of Kolkata's Tipu Sultan Shahi Mosque offered a counter bounty. Noor-ur Rehman Barkati said that he would give Rs 22 lakh [...]
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Yogi Adityanath's big bureaucracy shake up, 20 IAS officers transferred
A day after his government's second cabinet meet, Yogi Adityanath initiated a major bureaucratic reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh. 20 IAS officers including Principal Secretary of Information, Navneet Sehgal were transferred on Wednesday. All officials transferred on Wednesday were appointed to their [...]
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PM should intervene to end 'LG-Govt' tussle in Puducherry: AIADMK
Puducherry, April 12: AIADMK on Wednesday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and bring an end to the 'ongoing tussle' between Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and the Congress government in Puducherry. "The administration had come to a standstill because [...]
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Gujarat shame: 10-month-old baby raped
Jamnagar, April 12: A ten-month-old baby girl was allegedly raped by a family member in Jamnagar district of Gujarat, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday night at Kanalus village in Lalpur taluka of the district when the [...]
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Postal department ties up with SBI for cashless transactions
Chandigarh, April 11: To promote cashless transactions, the Department of Posts has joined hands with the State Bank of India, officials said here on Tuesday.Under the agreement, the postal department will promote 'SBI buddy e-wallet' and POS machines to facilitate digitalisation [...]
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SC: Prolonged pendency is a distressful reality
New Delhi, April 11: The Supreme Court has asked the Allahabad High Court to furnish details of criminal appeals pending before it, observing that "the spectre of prolonged pendency for years together is a distressful reality". The apex court also requested [...]
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Hawala 2.0: How India's oldest black money network changed gear to beat note ban
It's not the first time that the hawala syndicate, which operates almost exclusively in South and West Asia, has thwarted efforts to shut it down. [...]
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Rajnath Singh at Lokmat awards: India will raise Jadhav issue at international forum
Mumbai, April 11: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday accused Pakistan of attempting a "pre-planned murder" of former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav and asserted India will do "whatever it takes" to ensure his release. "Pakistan is attempting a [...]
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