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September 18, 2017 6:00 am

Swamy, known for his controversial remarks, said he had not spared anyone who picked on him. “Somebody picks on me, I will chase him, chase him to the end.”

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September 18, 2017 5:46 am

Shah, on the third day of his Jharkhand visit, met the descendants of Birsa Munda and gave away gas connections and solar lamps to some of the beneficiaries of the new scheme.

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September 16, 2017 8:38 am

He was addressing Patidars at Ajab village in Keshod taluka of Junagadh district on the second day of his three-day Sankalp Yatra, which began from Ahmedabad.

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September 16, 2017 9:32 am

MHA had cancelled their registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010 (FCRA) as they reportedly failed to file their annual returns for the past five years.

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September 15, 2017 7:34 am

Modi is slated to inaugurate the newly-constructed gates of the Narmada dam on his birthday on September 17. The new gates have raised the height of the dam to 138.68 metres.

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September 15, 2017 5:49 am

“We got a complaint from a restaurant owner at 10 pm, saying the six were creating a nuisance at the premises. They complained that they were not leaving and were drunk, and that they misbehaved,” said the duty-in-charge who did not want to be named.

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September 14, 2017 7:53 am

The CPI (Maoist) also targeted PM Modi for his silence on her murder which it says was “indicative of the Hindutva hand in her murder”. “It is their lowly and dirty act to pressure and get her brother to hint at the possibility of Maoist hand in her murder,” the release further says.

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September 14, 2017 7:43 am

The Election Commission in its affidavit said that the the April 2017 Gujarat elections was not the first time NOTA was used in Rajya Sabha polls.

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September 13, 2017 1:15 pm

The minister said that to inculcate patriotism among students, the state government has already given instructions on hoisting the Tricolour and singing the national anthem in schools every day.

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September 13, 2017 4:50 am

In Kannur, 3,000 policemen were deployed to ensure peaceful celebrations. Police gave permission for processions in 368 centres in the district. In areas where both sides took out rallies, the police allotted different timings to avoid tension.

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September 13, 2017 4:46 am

The project proposes to divert the surplus water of the Bhugad and Khargihill reservoirs in the Damanganga basin to Mumbai via the Pinjal dam on the Pinjal river and is expected to provide 909 million cubic metres of water to Mumbai.

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September 11, 2017 10:06 am

The FTII Society is responsible for electing the Governing Council and the Academic Council, which then takes decisions on important matters pertaining to the administrative and academic matters concerning the institute.

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September 9, 2017 4:54 am

The districts which would benefit from the river linking projects include Nashik, Jalgaon, Ahmednagar, Mumbai and Aurangabad.

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September 9, 2017 4:52 am

Former RSS ideologue K N Govindacharya on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking deportation of Rohingya refugees from India, saying their continued presence “may lead to another partition of the country”.

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September 9, 2017 4:48 am

The advertisement featured a cartoon of Hindu Gods sitting in a salon with a caption: “Gods too visit Jawed Habib saloon.”

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September 8, 2017 6:20 am

Meanwhile, apart from a few minor spats, no major scuffles were reported on the campus on polling day.

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September 8, 2017 6:16 am

Nearly half a dozen IED blasts have taken place in the Hills during the pro-Gorkhaland agitation. On August 20, a civic policeman had died in an IED explosion at a police outpost in Kalimpong.

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September 7, 2017 4:44 am

Road Transport and Highways minister Nitin Gadkari said states should utilise the Central Road Fund to fix “accident spots” in the efforts to reduce mishaps.

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September 7, 2017 4:44 am

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar led a delegation to meet Union Minister for Water Resources, Nitin Gadkari, here on Wednesday. After the meeting, Khattar said, “Gadkari has assured the delegation that the state’s interests on this issue shall be fully protected.”

September 6, 2017 3:54 am

Government sources say that only police and paramilitary forces will enter the Dera to assist officers in the search operation.

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September 6, 2017 3:54 am

While two such incidents involving a teenager and a woman took place in Ward No. 8 and Salani area, the third was reported in Sunderbani town of Rajouri.

September 6, 2017 8:12 am

The order came from a bench of Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit on a plea filed by Ganapathy's father M K Kushalappa.

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September 3, 2017 9:25 am

BJP MP Nana Patole said PM Narendra Modi had got angry with him when he tried to raise issues about the OBC Ministry and farmer suicides at a meeting of BJP MPs.

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September 1, 2017 6:48 am

The Local Self Governance Department in Jaipur issues orders every year mandating slaughterhouses and meat shops across the state to be closed during Paryushan and Anant Chaturdashi, that is, August 25 and 28 and September 5.

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September 1, 2017 6:38 am

After it’s approved by the state government, the chapter on Upadhyay and his ideology of ‘Ekatm Manavaad’ will be taught to students of Class IX and above. The chapter is likely to be included in the subject of Civics.

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August 29, 2017 3:36 am

The lunch for the 33 families was Yeddyurappa’s way of showing gratitude for hosting him during a statewide tour in May. “When I visited your homes earlier this year, I was able to see your lives from close quarters. You were gracious hosts despite living in poverty,’’ the BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate for the 2018 state elections told his guests.

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August 27, 2017 5:43 am

The committee constituted by the government, headed by Chief Secretary Rajiv Kumar, had recommended action against erring doctors and other staff on charges of corruption, irregularities leading to the deaths.

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August 27, 2017 5:39 am

Mujawar had kicked up a controversy last year by claiming that the two wanted accused in the Malegaon blasts case —Ramchandra Kalsangra and Sandeep Dange —were killed by the state ATS.

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August 24, 2017 5:45 am

Dr Kafeel Khan, who was in-charge of AES (acute encephalitis syndrome) ward when children died on August 10 and 11, will face maximum action. The chief minister’s call for action comes a day before his scheduled visit to Gorakhpur.

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August 23, 2017 12:01 pm

MHA officials said the need for this standalone road was initially proposed by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police, which guards the India-China border.

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August 17, 2017 8:37 am

“My son was very attached to the family. Eight months back, he began to drift away. He used to watch horror movies and developed a habit of spending night hours by the sea. We want to ascertain what led my son to end his life,’’ said the youth’s mother.

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August 15, 2017 4:01 am

It came on a day Town and Country Planning Minister Vijai Sardesai said that “drug trafficking cannot happen without collusion of some people at the top.”

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August 15, 2017 3:57 am

A two-judge bench of Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit spoke its mind during the hearing of a plea by one Pradyuman Bisht seeking audio and video recording of court proceedings of trial court proceedings as a measure of transparency.

August 13, 2017 6:23 am

Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF), Wildlife, L R Singh, said: “The team managed to track down the elephant around 6 pm near Banjhi Santhali village in Taljhari Block of Sahibganj district. Two bullets were shot.”

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August 13, 2017 6:18 am

The BJP, which is in power in the state in alliance with the PDP, also did not support Article 35A. “It has done damage to the state and the Indian nation,’’ said state BJP spokesperson Sunil Sethi.

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August 13, 2017 6:16 am

Five years later, the count is 27,312 elephants based on Forest Department officials who “saw it” across four geographical regions in India. This prompted elephant expert Raman Sukumar to say on Saturday: “If I do a comparison with 2012 figures, then we have a stable population.”