July 27, 2017 5:47 am

While the BJP burned the effigies of Scindia across the state on Monday, accusing him of being anti-Dalit, the Congress responded on Tuesday by burning the effigies of state BJP chief Nandkumar Singh Chouhan and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

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July 26, 2017 10:21 am

Farmer who sold plot had donated the same land to government under the daan scheme

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July 23, 2017 9:27 am

When word spread that the cow had died, members of the Brahmin community met and ordered that Tiwari undergo punishment that involves taking a dip in the Ganga and organising a feast for the village.

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July 21, 2017 5:47 am

“They (Centre) sought suggestions for the new curriculum. So I said nationalism be included along with local heroes. I also suggested that the medium of instruction in primary level should be the child’s mother tongue,” he said.

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July 20, 2017 6:12 am

Rahul said that ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Modi had said two things. “He told farmers that the Congress didn’t do anything for you. He told the youth that (he will) give employment to 2 crore of them,” Rahul said.

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July 19, 2017 6:31 am

In the wake of incidents of cow vigilantism, Nitish had taken a swipe at gau rakshaks, saying that they should try to take care of stray cattle

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July 19, 2017 6:22 am

Three more deaths were reported from Dhubri district where floods have hit over 72,000 people

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July 17, 2017 5:37 am

The CM instructed the officials to curb the drug problem with an iron hand. “In this shady business, don’t leave any one. Any politician, even if there is a Cabinet minister involved, book cases against him,” Rao told officials.

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July 15, 2017 5:57 am

In his application, Gangabhishan Taware has alleged that owing to the incorrect predictions by officials at the Pune and Colaba divisions of the Met department, he and other farmers in the state have suffered heavy losses.

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July 15, 2017 5:50 am

The victims had gone to Mainpuri for a wedding. They were returning to Farukkabad in a general compartment of the train when the incident happened.

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July 13, 2017 5:38 am

Agrawal, a business administration graduate from ICFAI business school, was held on the basis of information given by Anish.

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July 13, 2017 8:11 am

In the chargesheet, ED has named eight companies that belong to Jagjeet Singh Chahal, a businessman who is also a co-accused in the Bhola drugs case, and his family members.

July 13, 2017 5:25 am

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who visited the worst-affected Majuli district and Kaziranga National Park, said there was no shortage of funds to provide relief to the affected people.

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July 12, 2017 3:28 am

Komal, an undergraduate student, had eloped with her neighbour Salman, a daily wage labourer, on June 25. A week later, she was scheduled to marry a youth chosen by her parents.

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July 12, 2017 3:23 am

His remarks came even as several leaders including Home Minister Rajnath Singh defended Kashmiris and asked people not to blame them for Monday’s attack on Amarnath Yatris.

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July 12, 2017 3:15 am

The lung was harvested from an accident victim, Bhola Singh from Punjab’s Moga district. The Brain Death Certification Committee of PGI declared him brain-dead on Monday night. Soon thereafter, he was considered as a donor for the lung transplant.

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July 12, 2017 3:58 am

Renowned cartoonist Mangesh Tendulkar passed away on Monday in Pune at the age of 83

July 11, 2017 5:30 am

In a series of tweets, Swaraj said, “I have my sympathies for all Pakistan nationals seeking medical visa for their treatment in India. All that we require is his recommendation for the grant of medical visa to Pakistan nationals.”

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July 11, 2017 5:26 am

The incident was reported at Sadar Hospital in Jharkhand's Chatra district on Sunday. The administration provided them an ambulance after they had carried the body a couple of hundred metres.

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July 11, 2017 8:42 am

Sikkim standoff: China's foreign ministry spokesperson Geng’s comments came as Chinese state-run media ratcheted up rhetoric against India over the stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops in Doklam. In a commentary, state-run Xinhua said that India had “blatantly” trespassed on sovereign Chinese territory.

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July 10, 2017 2:49 am

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced a Rs 5 lakh compensation to each of the victims’ kin, and several Brahmin leaders of the party had issued statements giving assurance of strict action against the culprits.

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July 10, 2017 2:45 am

SWAYAM Prabha airs lectures of (undergraduate and postgraduate level) delivered by experienced and sought-after teachers from reputed educational institutions on 32 DTH channels.

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July 7, 2017 4:56 am

The idea has received a go-ahead from the Ministry of Home Affairs and will be formalised on July 8 through a MoU between the BSF and the National Conference On Emerging Information Technology And Its Solutions under IIT Bombay.

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July 7, 2017 4:51 am

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that in order to make the state women-friendly, the government would eliminate injustice towards women at workplace and take steps to improve facilities at Nirbhaya centres, destitute homes, care homes and orphanages.

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July 7, 2017 4:46 am

In a Facebook post, Vijayan said India’s alliance with “terror country Israel to fight extremism runs against common sense”.

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July 7, 2017 4:42 am

The latest episode is not a first in these districts, where people are poorly educated, but have access to communication devices like cellphones. Earlier too, superstitious rumours have driven people to bizarre acts in these areas.

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July 3, 2017 3:15 am

The statement further said that efforts were on to bring high courts across the country into the digital net and that they have been provided with login ids to upload digitised records in the prescribed format.

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June 26, 2017 3:04 am

The Opposition should have shed its ego and supported the NDA nominee for President of India. The Congress knows that it can’t muster a win for Meira Kumar so her nomination seems to be just to play at the political game.

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June 24, 2017 10:22 am

By way of amendment in the Punjab Excise Act, 1914, the definition of “liquor vend”, “club” and “hotel” has been changed besides differentiating between the “sale” and “supply” of liquor.

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June 24, 2017 4:37 am

A resident of Kotla Dhak village of Ludhiana district, Jaswinder had been working as a diesel mechanic in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Kharj province since 2013 and is reported to have died in a fire incident in his company-provided accommodation on November 27, 2015.

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June 23, 2017 10:50 am

She has alleged she was given a dose of 200 mg Misoprostol at 6 pm on February 2 instead of Microgest, which is a uterine relaxant. Misoprostol is often used to induce labour or cause abortion

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June 23, 2017 10:41 am

Mahadeshwar is purported to have threatened an official with suspension for allegedly taking action against licence holding hawkers in Bandra (West)

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June 23, 2017 10:33 am

The couple was rushed to Breach Candy Hospital. While Dr. Kavarana (76) is reported to be in a serious condition as he inhaled smoke, the police said that his wife Firoza (69) is stable

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June 22, 2017 5:12 am

The state government has already constituted a one-man judicial commission to inquire into circumstances leading to the incident of firing.

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June 22, 2017 5:10 am

In Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena idolised Shivaji as a symbol of cultural pride.

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June 21, 2017 6:30 am

The BJP government claimed farmers will benefit the most because as much as Rs 8,400 crore out of the amount will be availed of by the agriculture sector.