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UP CM Yogi Adityanath to introduce two private bills in Lok Sabha today
New Delhi, April 7: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is all set to introduce two private bills in the Lok Sabha on Friday-- one on permanent Allahabad High Court bench at Gorakhpur and other one on ban on forced religious [...]
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UP most film-friendly state: After voters’ rejection, National Film Awards 'honours' Akhilesh’s govt
Lucknow, April 7: The winners for 64th National Film Awards were announced on Friday. Uttar Pradesh bagged the award for the most film-friendly state, announced filmmaker Priyadarshan, who was the chairperson for the jury panel this year. Jharkhand also got a special [...]
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TRAI directs Reliance to withdraw extension on Jio Prime plan
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has ordered Reliance to withdraw 15-day extension on Jio Prime plan, said reports. On March 31, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio had extended by 15 days its rock-bottom priced data offer under Prime membership. TRAI [...]
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Delhi LG tells cops to ensure northeastern people's safety
New Delhi, April 6: Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday told Delhi Police to ensure the safety of the people of northeastern states, particularly girls and women. Baijal alerted the officers about hardships being faced by people from the [...]
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Army post hit by avalanche, efforts underway to rescue three soldiers
Three soldiers are trapped under snow after an avalanche in Jammu and Kashmir's Batalik sector on Thursday. A total of five soldiers were trapped under heap of snow after an avalanche came crashing down on an army post. Two of the [...]
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Airlines have 'right to reject' passengers: Former aviation minister
New Delhi, Apr 6: Former civil aviation minister Praful Patel on Thursday said airlines have a 'right to reject' passengers, as he wondered over the delay in action on an FIR against Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad for assaulting an Air [...]
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Fortune favours the brave: Saluting Chetan Cheetah and his military wife
Fortune favours the brave. This one line is sufficient to define, the brave CRPF official Chetan Cheetah. After being shot nine times during an encounter with terrorists in Kashmir, he made a remarkable recovery and was finally discharged from AIIMS on [...]
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How Sasikala runs Tamil Nadu from jail
Sasikala Natarajan who was once upon a time the chief minister in waiting is currently in jail after being convicted for corruption in the famous disproportionate assets case. The jail authorities say that most of her demands such as an attached [...]
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Muslim and Hindu devotees soaked in Lord Ram’s love
This is why India is a secular country. At a time when ‘divisive forces' are trying to break the country's secular fabric, once again Hindu and Muslim devotees came together and celebrated Ram Navami with great festivities on Wednesday. Here we [...]
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When Indian security agencies unleashed havoc on Lashkar's social media campaign
There has been an assault on the social media accounts run by terror groups from Pakistan. Over 1 lakh social media accounts are being run by groups such as the Lashkar-e-Tayiba, Hizbul Mujahideen and Jaish-e-Mohammad. These terror groups have over a [...]
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Virbhadra Singh's palatial farmhouse purchased through shell companies: ED probe
Virbhadra Singh, the chief minister of Himachal Pradesh who is under the scanner of the Enforcement Directorate in a disproportionate assets case had used shell companies to purchase a farmhouse in Delhi. It may be recalled that the ED had on [...]
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Suresh Prabhu as defence minister, Vasundhara for external affairs: Is this Modi's new cabinet?
The name of railway minister Suresh Prabhu is doing the rounds and sources say that he is likely to be made the defence minister of India. A crucial Cabinet reshuffle is on the cards after the end of the Parliament session [...]
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Huge explosion kills five of a family in MP
Datia, April 5: Five members of a family, including two children,were killed in an explosion at a house in Sevdha tehsil of the district on Wednesday, police said. Datia's Additional Superintendent of Police Surendra Singh Gaur said the exact cause of [...]
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Tax returns: Look beyond Section 80c for savings
Home loans, health covers and student loans can substantially lower your tax outgo. [...]
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Hurriyat welcomes Haley's statement on Indo-Pak ties
Srinagar, Apr 5: The Separatists in Kashmir on Wednesday welcomed US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley's statement that the Trump administration would try and 'find its place' in efforts to de-escalate Indo-Pak tension. The statement of American Ambassador [...]
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Gunotsav, Gujarat government initiative inspires Assam
Guwahati, April 5: Assam government launched Gunotsav programme in the state taking inspiration from Gujarat. Under Gunotsav, Gujarat government each year sends independent evaluators to state run primary schools to ensure that the quality of education provided to young students is [...]
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Coast Guard helps control fire on board merchant vessel off Sri lanka
New Delhi, April 5: The Indian Coast Guard Ship Shoor has helped fight and control fire that broke out aboard Panama-flagged container vessel MSC Daniella off Sri Lanka's coast, an official statement sad on Wednesday. According to the Coast [...]
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SP-Cong scoff at Yogi cabinet's farmer loan waiver decision
The Shiv Sena on Tuesday lauded Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Cabinet's decision to waive-off farmer loans worth over Rs 30,000 and urged Maharashtra CM to take a similar step. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said that BJP has stayed [...]
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Early polls likely in Gujarat: Vaghela
Ahmedabad, Apr 4: Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday said the BJP government in Gujarat may dissolve the assembly after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on April 17 and opt for early elections. "It is likely that BJP [...]
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Disgruntled by ticket distribution, Congress workers ransack Delhi office
New Delhi, April 4: Unhappy over ticket distribution for civic polls in Delhi, some angry Congress party workers on Tuesday protested at the Delhi Congress office and even ransacked the ground floor of the building. According to party sources, the [...]
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Ravindra Gaikwad likely attend Parliament session this week
Mumbai, Apr 4: Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad is expected to attend Lok Sabha proceedings later this week where he may present his side of the story in the House about assaulting an Air India official. "Gaikwad will attend [...]
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55 rhino poachers killed in 3 years: Trigger-happy Kaziranga guards violating human rights?
Kaziranga grapples with rampant rhino poaching and criticism of the park authorities trigger-happy response to the menace. [...]
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RBI expected to keep rates unchanged on Thursday
Mumbai, April 4: The Reserve Bank of India is expected to maintain its key lending rates at its first bi-monthly monetary policy review of this fiscal due on Thursday. At its last policy review of the previous fiscal in February, [...]
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BJP slams Kejriwal for using public money in defamation suits
New Delhi, April 4: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for reportedly fighting defamation suits filed against him by using public money. The BJP asked why the public should pay for Kejriwal's "karma" [...]
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Dalai Lama flags off Arunachal mountaineer
Guwahati, April 4: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Tuesday flagged off Arunachal Pradesh mountaineer Anshu Jamsenpa on her Mount Everest expedition.Jamsenpa had a special audience with the Dalai Lama at the Radisson Blue hotel here on Tuesday. The spiritual [...]
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Indian sailor death case: CBI registers FIR
The CBI has registered a case to probe the alleged suicide by an Indian sailor on board a ship with Cyprus flag while sailing from China to Fujairah. A case of criminal conspiracy and murder has been registered on a complaint [...]
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Indian youth need jobs, not vigilantism: Yechury
New Delhi, April 4: CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday flayed the Narendra Modi government for what he said was giving sops to corporates and said the youth need jobs and not vigilantism. "Two third of the country's population [...]
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Yashwant Sinha, BJP MLA held in Jharkhand for taking out Navratri march
Ranchi, April 4: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha was arrested on Tuesday along with party legislator Manish Jaiswal and 150-odd supporters in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand after they allegedly tried to take out a religious procession. "Some security men were [...]
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