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September 19, 2020 3:10:56 am
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PB Mehta writes: The big lesson of the last two decades is that an over-reliance on legal instruments to solve fundamentally social and political problems often backfires. In the case of free speech, this is even more so.

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:30:01 am
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The CBI had in July booked four Navy officers – Kulkarni, Sharma, Commander Mandar Godbole and Petty Officer Kuldip Singh Baghel – along with 14 others for allegedly generating fake bills.

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:25:23 am
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Out of 1,08,869 candidates who appeared for the supplementary exams conducted from September 25 to 28, only 8,890 cleared. Among these, out of 44,068 girls who appeared for the exams, 3,683 cleared the exam, thus recording a pass percentage of 8.36 per cent

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:25:14 am
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When Harendra Kumar Subhash Prasad complained to the customer care official, he was further convinced into sharing five one-time passwords sent to his mobile phone, police said. Prasad ended up losing another 1.03 lakh

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:24:28 am
Farm bills anti-farmer, will help rich: Mayawati and Akhilesh

The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed The Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020.

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:22:07 am
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In February, the HC, on the basis of evidence, including the nature of injuries found on Agnelo Valdaris, had said that it was a prima facie a case of custodial death and directed the trial court to frame charges under Section 302 of the IPC.

September 19, 2020 11:20:31 am
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All the members would also sweep clean the Heritage Street from Saragarhi Sarai to Ghanta Ghar Chowk for the days when Akhand Path will be in continuation.

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:17:19 am
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The high court further observed that in light of the facts of the case, the outcome of the arguments in the applications would be important as it would affect many such cases under the NDPS Act.

September 19, 2020 11:10:58 am
Proposals to be sent to Centre: Government plans pharma parks in UP

Land identified for ‘drug park’ in Bundelkhand, ‘medical device park’ in Noida

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:09:01 am
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Apart from the numerous branches or shakhas that have helped it grow, the party has also created a number of front organisations with a foothold in almost every sphere of Mumbai’s life – economic, social and cultural.

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:06:24 am
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The data was shared with Rajya Sabha Friday by Raosaheb Patil Danve, Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, who gave a written reply to an unstarred question.

September 19, 2020 11:04:48 am
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From a teenager managing his family to a son of a security guard, here's how Delhi government school students' beat odds to crack JEE Main with flying colours

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:03:37 am
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The plea further said while the BMC, in its stop-work notice, had listed 14 illegal alteration works being carried out on the premises, only one photograph was submitted before the court that showed a person trying to prevent leakage from the incessant rain

Updated: September 19, 2020 11:01:49 am
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Now, with the expiry of the terms of four committees and just two years remaining for the BMC elections, the allies, sources said, are keen on power-sharing.

September 19, 2020 10:58:33 am
Police points to mitigating factor for one accused, gives clean chit to another

Although no reason was given for the transfer, it is learnt that suspected involvement of politicians, bureaucrats and distillery people was the reason why Delhi ED stepped in.

Updated: September 19, 2020 10:57:12 am
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The urban development department has recently sent a proposal to the BMC, according to which, 50 per cent reductions in various premiums and charges have been proposed for builders.

September 19, 2020 10:52:07 am
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City residents suggested that automated parking slips should be contactless as a precaution against the virus.

Updated: September 19, 2020 10:51:52 am
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As Covid-19 cases escalate, municipal corporations in Mumbai Metropolitan Region have asked BMC to share its human resources, from Class I to Class IV workers, in hospitals. On Friday MMR region recorded 4,308 fresh Covid cases.

September 19, 2020 10:49:14 am

Novak Djokovic was pushed to the limit in the first set of a 7-6, 6-3 win over Filip Krajinovic in the third round of the Italian Open.

Updated: September 19, 2020 10:48:52 am
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The Season 3 finale of Stranger Things showed David Harbour's Hopper sacrificing himself to save Joyce and the children at the giant gate that the Russians had surreptitiously built under Hawkins.

Updated: September 19, 2020 10:48:24 am
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While Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of Babasaheb Ambedkar, was not invited, his brother Anandraj was sent an invitation around 11.30 am on Friday.

September 19, 2020 10:45:46 am

Punjab government officials said that at no time during the deliberations of the meetings of the high powered committee of Chief Ministers or that of agriculture secretaries was it made known that the Centre would suddenly come out with an ordinance.

September 19, 2020 10:45:26 am
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The release said that students are allowed to refer to books, notes, and other study materials to answer questions. Answers should reflect the understanding of the concept and not verbatim copying from sources.

Updated: September 19, 2020 10:38:30 am
To curb theft, firm asked to set up alarms on CCTVs

The government had started installing 1.4 lakh CCTVs in public places and residential areas of the capital in January 2019.

September 19, 2020 10:34:48 am
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine latest update, September 19: In India, Novavax has entered into an agreement with Pune-based Serum Institute of India for production of 100 million doses of the vaccine.