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November 21, 2017 5:57 am

The online campaign under the banner of WeSpeakOut was kickstarted on November 19, World Day for Prevention of Child Abuse.

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November 21, 2017 5:54 am

Water Resources Minister Girish Mahajan said an inquiry had been ordered to find out what caused the incident. CM Devendra Fadnavis has announced a financial aid of Rs 2 lakh each for the bereaved families.

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November 21, 2017 5:39 am

Chairman Wasim Rizvi said that the Shia Waqf Board, which is the 'mutawalli' (caretaker) of the Babri Mosque, had suggested giving up its right over the land in Ayodhya.

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November 21, 2017 5:36 am

Hailing from a Rajput family in Gurgaon’s Sohna town, Amu is a law graduate. During his student days, he was associated with the BJP’s student wing, the ABVP, from 1984 to 1986.

November 21, 2017 5:03 am

While film producer Manoj Kumar Mandi accused the district administrations of ordering theatre owners not to screen the movie, officials denied the same.

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November 21, 2017 4:42 am

Last year, Australia unveiled its first-ever international education strategy, aimed at increasing student recruitment.

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November 21, 2017 10:11 am

Around 8 am, fire engulfed Amarson Polymers, which manufactures polythene bags and is also a supplier of chemicals.

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November 21, 2017 4:21 am

The court order came against the backdrop of a marriage between one Urja Sharma, an 18-year-old Hindu girl from Rudrapur and Atul Sharma, a 24-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh’s Bijnor district.

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November 21, 2017 4:12 am

He said the court made damning observations against the cabinet.

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November 21, 2017 4:08 am

Alleging that she had left some columns in her affidavit blank, advocate Suresh Chandra Bhandari filed a petition in the Indore bench seeking annulment of her election.

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November 21, 2017 4:10 am

On November 10, Ummar, Tahir and Javed, who was driving, were allegedly waylaid by cow vigilantes in Alwar’s Govindgarh area around dawn. Ummar was killed and Tahir was wounded; Javed escaped.

The NGT in its November 13 order wanted the path to be opened to pilgrims from November 24.
November 21, 2017 4:07 am

The Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board said the third path was not complete and will be opened by the end of February next year. The NGT in its November 13 order wanted the path to be opened to pilgrims from November 24.

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November 21, 2017 3:58 am

The MEA in a letter dated July 3, 2017, to National Fishworkers’ Forum, said: “The Ministry has no objection from political angle for the proposed event....” but added, “this Ministry does not recommend participation from Pakistan in the proposed event.”

November 21, 2017 11:08 am

Gurung, in a letter released to the media later, said the Tamang faction had no authority to make any such decisions. On Monday, some GJM leaders held a meeting at Ghum, near Darjeeling. Tamang claimed it was attended by “43 per cent” members of GJM central committee.

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November 21, 2017 3:48 am

TTZ is an area of 10,400 sqkm across districts of Agra, Firozabad, Mathura, Hathras and Etah in UP and Bharatpur in Rajasthan. The court was hearing a PIL by environmentalist M C Mehta seeking directions to protect the Taj from ill-effects of polluting gases and deforestation in the area.

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November 21, 2017 3:44 am

"We broke our deadlock with the New Zealand for World Trade Organisation’s director-general by splitting the 4-year term by 3 years each,” Chutintorn Gongsakdi, Thailand’s envoy to India, said on Monday.

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November 21, 2017 3:30 am

An Assam Police team in Delhi has questioned organisers of the event. In a joint statement, the six “immediately protested against the exaggerated, emotive and incriminatory comments of Madani” and put up their “independent views on the issue”.

November 21, 2017 3:32 am

First, he allegedly allowed affiliated colleges to increase their intake in some courses to 200 seats, even though university rules only permit 60 seats in each programme and 80 in exceptional cases.

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November 21, 2017 3:15 am

Ahmedabad city and district has an additional 7,181 voters in the age group 90 to 100.

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November 21, 2017 3:15 am

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) said this in an affidavit filed in response to a PIL seeking guidelines for regulating virtual dare games like Blue Whale.

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November 21, 2017 6:29 am

According to an analysis by Association for Democratic Reforms, Bokhiriya faces charges of theft, criminal trespass and concealing design to commit offence which is his duty (as a public servant) to prevent.

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November 21, 2017 12:41 pm

Gujarat elections: In 5 years of donations from Gujarat, BJP received Rs 80 crore against Rs 17 crore to other parties.

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November 21, 2017 6:29 am

Union Finance Minister Aruj Jaitley joined Rupani at the meeting and accompanied him to the election office to file his papers for Rajkot West.

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November 21, 2017 12:42 am

The two persons were apprehended by jawans of the 18 Assam Rifles with the help of police and local people, and both have allegedly confessed to planting the IED on November 13.

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November 21, 2017 12:34 am

On Sunday, GOC 15 Corps and the J&K DGP appealed to local militants to return home while announcing that around 190 militants, including 110 foreigners, were killed by the forces since January.

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November 21, 2017 12:20 am

Karti had sought permission to travel to the UK for the purpose of admission of his daughter at Selwyn College, Cambridge.

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November 20, 2017 5:48 am

Married girls aged 15-19 years are twice more likely to die during childbirth, UNICEF reports.

Smriti Irani on Shashi Tharoor 'maharaja' remarks
November 20, 2017 11:41 am

The jury members requested Irani to initiate a conversation so that the remaining films are not forgotten in the midst of this controversy.

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November 20, 2017 8:20 am

The occasion was the marriage of the daughter of BSF IG P S Sandhu, who is posted as BSF IG, Subsidiary Training Centre, Bengaluru.

Sri Lanka Army chief, disappearance of 24 Tamils, Jaffna High Court
November 20, 2017 5:47 am

While Anita and Amrit were sent to jail, the children were sent to a shelter home, the location of which was not known to their parents.

Arunachal mention dates back to Mahabharata, Kalika-purana: President Ram Nath Kovind
November 20, 2017 4:57 am

President Kovind also described Arunachal Pradesh as a jewel on India’s crown, pointing at the rich natural beauty of the state.

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November 20, 2017 4:05 am

She had to quit school five years ago when she was in Class VI to help the family deal with medical expenses of her ailing mother.

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November 20, 2017 3:52 am

Ram Singh (25), hails from Rampur in Motihari, and was arrested in Gurgaon’s Sector 15 during night domination operation on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.

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November 20, 2017 3:48 am

Both the CPM and BJP took out marches in the city in protest against the melee in the council meeting, which left CPM leader and Mayor V K Prasath and few councillors injured.

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November 20, 2017 11:41 am

Vikram was not home at the time when the robbers held his family at gunpoint and took away jewellery and cash, said the report.

Mayor Gautam Shah has visited Juhapura five times in his two-year tenure, most recently for an underground borewell project.
November 20, 2017 7:44 am

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani started his door-to-door campaign 10 days ago from Khadia-Jamalpur, another Muslim-dominated constituency (over half the voters) in the walled city of Ahmedabad.