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Former Congress Mayor Sampath Raj accused in Bengaluru riots case is absconding: CCB Police

October 31, 2020 6:57:13 pm

Recently CCB police, probing the Bengaluru violence case, had named former Mayor and sitting Congress corporator Sampath Raj as one of the accused in the case.

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TN rated as one of the best governed states: CM Palaniswami

October 31, 2020 3:40:15 pm

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami tweeted that this was a result of the government's unwavering effort and commitment to the development of the state.

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Bengal: 15-year-old boy ‘ends life’ at police station, BJP & TMC spar

October 31, 2020 2:10:16 pm

The boy's family members had initially alleged that he was beaten to death but did not file any complaint in this regard, sources said. The police denied the claim.

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Amit Shah in Bengal on November 5-6, Nadda’s visit cancelled

October 31, 2020 1:31:06 pm

In a late-night development, West Bengal BJP general secretary Sayantan Basu said the scheduled visit of BJP national president J P Nadda from November 6 stood cancelled.

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The silver lining: Cyclone and lockdown help Bengal village become new tourist magnet

October 31, 2020 6:40:23 pm

Bortir Bill, a vast wetland surrounded by farmlands in 24 Parganas (North), located between Barasat and Barrackpore, has seen a huge influx of visitors in the recent past.

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Gold worth over Rs 7.5 lakh seized from passenger at Pune Airport

October 31, 2020 12:34:03 pm

Vaishali Patange, Joint Commissioner, Pune Customs, said that officials intercepted the passenger traveling from a Dubai flight on Thursday.

National Authority of Ship Recycling may impact GMB autonomy

National Authority of Ship Recycling may impact GMB autonomy

October 31, 2020 2:40:47 pm

The new authority will not only supervise all ship-breaking activities at Alang, through periodic checks and inspections, but the new arrangement will require the GMB to “report” to the national authority which will include timely submission of audit reports for safety, health and environment.

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Andheri: Woman killed, two injured after part of crane collapses

October 31, 2020 12:22:21 pm

"The driver of the crane lost control over it when it was going towards Bandra from Jogeshwari. The vehicle collided with a Metro rail pillar," an official said.

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In small town Telangana, an attempt to embed coding skills in students

October 31, 2020 4:57:58 pm

The training programme selected one student each from classes 8 and 9 in the 13 schools along with a teacher from the school.

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Two more heritage items from Chandigarh auctioned in Paris

October 31, 2020 10:30:25 am

While a pair of easy arm chairs in teak and wicker designed by Pierre Jeanneret, that had its reserve price between €10,000-15,000 was sold for €15,600, Jeanneret's set of six office armchairs (in teak and wicker) that had reserve price between €30,000-45,000 were auctioned for €39,600.

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GPS watches rented for Rs 2.2-cr a year show employee’s location in Kedarnath

October 31, 2020 10:16:19 am

Mired in controversy, 4,000 GPS watches were hired on a monthly rent of Rs 18.68 lakh for the field staff. They have often been in the news for the wrong reasons.

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In Haryana, stubble burning cases rise, AQI in cities dips

October 31, 2020 10:01:41 am

All Haryana cities except Panchkula have an AQI which is either in the ‘poor’ or the ‘very poor’ category. Some places in the state have AQI which falls in the ‘severe’ category too.

3 booked under UAPA granted bail after cops fail to produce challan against them in 90 days

‘Person with mental illness to be treated as equal to one with phyical illness’: Insurance firm told to pay man Rs 25k

October 31, 2020 9:36:27 am

On being diagnosed with a psychiatric problem, he applied for medical claim under the aforesaid policy, but the same was rejected by the insurance firm on September 27, 2018, on the ground that the disease was excluded as per Clause 4.8 of the policy.

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1,997 complaints received by Panchkula civic body, 51 resolved, some filed two years ago

October 31, 2020 9:26:34 am

Out of 1,635 complaints from Panchkula zone, at least 438 have been registered under the street lights category, spanning to as old as 328 days, out of which only 28 stand resolved.

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From Waste to Art: In Kolkata, a park decked up with used tyres

October 31, 2020 12:27:01 pm

“The idea behind the park is that waste can be converted into art. Nothing is waste and can be art and that is a message with which a unique Tyre Park is coming up in Kolkata,” an official with the transport corporation said.

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Bengal: In highest one-day recovery, over 4K patients discharged

October 31, 2020 1:21:51 pm

On Friday, the total number of recoveries in West Bengal increased to 3,25,888, including 4,015 recorded in the last 24 hours, and improved the recovery rate to 88.16 per cent. The number of active cases dropped to 36,999 compared to 37,094 the previous day.

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Bengal: Soumitra still on ventilator

October 31, 2020 6:06:54 am

According to hospital sources, Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee's haemoglobin and plate counts have stabilised but are still low. There has been no bleeding and more or less no platelet transfusion will be given, they said.

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Bengal: Send list of health workers for Covid shot, hospitals told

October 31, 2020 1:15:33 pm

The move comes after the Union Health Ministry shared guidelines with all states on the procedure to create a database on health workers who will be first in line to receive the immunisation against coronavirus.

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UP: Shahjahanpur teen arrested for raping 7-year-old, say police

October 31, 2020 5:50:25 am

According to Shahjahanpur Superintendent of Police (SP) Aparna Gautam, the police were taking all steps to ensure a speedy trial and justice in the case.

UP: Shahjahanpur teen held for raping minor girl, say police

October 31, 2020 5:50:52 am

Police are awaiting medical examination reports. However, prima facie doctors have confirmed rape.

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Conversion just for marriage unacceptable: Allahabad HC

October 31, 2020 11:33:48 am

The court made the comments after finding that a Muslim woman had converted to Hinduism, and a month later married as per Hindu rituals.

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UP: Covid toll crosses 7,000 mark with 21 deaths in last 24 hours

October 31, 2020 5:42:21 am

In UP, as many as 2,237 new positive cases were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of infections to 4,80,082.

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UP: Women from minority communities to get Rs 20,000 marriage aid

October 31, 2020 5:28:03 am

A state spokesperson informed that the decision was taken keeping in mind the government’s “Sabka saath, sabka vikas” resolution.

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UP: In late minister’s seat, supporters unhappy with candidate, Oppn sees opening

October 31, 2020 5:22:51 am

MLA Kamal Rani's untimely death from Covid-19 a few months ago has thrown a challenge to the BJP to retain Ghatampur Assembly constituency seat in this bypoll.

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UP: BSP MP Ansari’s wife booked for ‘encroaching on evacuee land’

October 31, 2020 5:13:42 am

Alleging political vendetta, BSP MP Afzal Ansari said that the FIR registered at Hazratganj police station ran counter to an Allahabad High Court order which ruled in his family’s favour.