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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Delhi elections: Congress names 7 more, Rocky Tuseed in list

January 21, 2020 2:47:28 am

Former NSUI president Romesh Sabharwal will contest from New Delhi constituency against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

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Mumbai University plans to digitise documents of its famous alumni

January 21, 2020 2:45:05 am

Mumbai University pro-vice chancellor Dr Ravindra Kulkarni confirmed that discussion and research has been initiated on the proposal which will soon be submitted to the state government.

Speculation lingers on remaining BJP seats, SAD may get 4, no call yet on New Delhi

Delhi elections: BJP in late-night huddle

January 21, 2020 2:41:00 am

Party president J P Nadda, state election in-charge Prakash Javadekar, state president Manoj Tiwari and other senior leaders were present in the meeting.

Delhi elections: In a first, poll officers will spend the night at booths

January 21, 2020 2:35:23 am

Delhi CEO Ranbir Singh said he had received some concerns from the school teachers’ association about women staying overnight. A large number of teachers are involved in poll duty.

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In Mumbai and Thane districts: Seawater quality at beaches, sea face ‘medium to very bad, states MPCB report

January 21, 2020 2:30:31 am

The report also observed that the samples of seawater collected from Thane and Mumbai districts have consistently recorded Water Quality Index (WQI) in the category of “bad to medium”.

BJP said reconsider CAA stand, we’d rather not fight polls: Akalis on tie-up trouble

January 21, 2020 2:28:00 am

SAD MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa said his party will not fight the Delhi polls since it does not want the NRC to be implemented.

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Two-third victims of financial crimes yet to claim their money: EOW ‘refund unit’

January 21, 2020 2:27:17 am

Of the total 33,293 investors who lost money under various financial crimes since the unit was set up, the EOW has been able to refund over 11,000 while nearly over 22,000 did not turn up to collect the money.

Journey for next 5 yrs begins today, must knock on every door: Kejriwal

Journey for next 5 yrs begins today, must knock on every door: Kejriwal

January 21, 2020 7:19:01 am

On Monday, as Kejriwal — now a two-time Delhi Chief Minister — embarked on his first roadshow ahead of the Assembly polls from Valmiki Sadan.

Misappropriation case: NC leader's son sent to 7-day police custody

Delhi HC refuses to transfer Lajpat Nagar bomb blast case convict

January 21, 2020 2:17:35 am

The convict, Javed Ahmed Khan, who was a member of the banned terrorist outfit Jammu Kashmir Islamic Front, was held guilty of an act of terrorism by the trial court in April 2010.

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Faridabad cab driver held for two rape attempts at gunpoint

January 21, 2020 2:08:32 am

Claiming he was taking a different route due to a traffic jam near Sainik Colony, the accused took the vehicle to an isolated area where he tried to rape the woman at gunpoint.

Delhi: Fire at transport dept office, no casualty

January 21, 2020 2:04:11 am

The Delhi Fire Services rushed eight fire tenders to the spot, as the fire spread to a few rooms on the first floor.

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Mumbai: Four days of thermal screening – no coronavirus cases at airport

January 21, 2020 2:02:44 am

The Mumbai airport began thermal screening on January 17, following the Centre’s advisory to Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata about possible nCoV infection from China. Daily, about 170 to 180 passengers from China are being screened at the airport.

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24×7 Maximum City: FDA raises concern, minister says dept not consulted

January 21, 2020 2:00:47 am

Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray has been pushing the proposal to keep eateries and malls in the maximum city open 24x7 starting January 26.

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Mumbai: Chinese firm to build cable-stayed bridge at Mahalaxmi station

January 21, 2020 1:51:30 am

A 639 metres north-side conventional bridge will connect Worli Naka at Dr E Moses Road and Dhobi Ghat at Saat Rasta. The south side will be a 803 metres cable-stayed bridge connecting Saat Rasta near New Shirin Theatre and Racecourse and Haji Ali at Keshavrao Khade Marg.

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Disasters waiting to happen: Chemical units, untested products and poor safety record

January 21, 2020 1:45:14 am

The industrial hub, which is a two-hour drive away from Mumbai, sits on a 1,208.5 hectare plot of land which the state government began acquiring in the late 1960s.

Day after his removal, deputy mayor of Srinagar held for fraud

Delhi: Two ran fake domestic help agency to dupe clients, arrested

January 21, 2020 1:31:17 am

Police said they were acting on a complaint filed by a woman, who said that her domestic help, whom she had hired through the agency, fled with her money.

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Pune Lad Lifts Man Of The Match Award In U-19 ICC Cricket World Cup: Did not have enough money to buy a good bat, but would never let Siddhesh know, says father

January 21, 2020 1:30:53 am

Talking about the struggles the family went through to reach this point, Ashok Veer, Siddhesh’s father, told The Indian Express, “We would not have enough money to buy a good bat, but I would never let Siddhesh know about it.”

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Maharashtra: Sugar commissioner appoints auditors to calculate interest on late payment

January 21, 2020 1:30:17 am

Earlier, Shiv Sena leader Pralhad Ingole had moved Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court to press for payment of 15 per cent interest on delayed payment.

Noida murder: Cops focus on carjacking gangs in western UP

January 21, 2020 1:27:29 am

Chandel was murdered in the early hours of January 7 in Noida’s Phase 3 by a gang which robbed him of his mobile phone, laptop and other valuables, and fled in his car. 

Students lead march against CAA, NRC, joined by residents

January 21, 2020 1:24:27 am

The students were from universities such as JNU, Jamia, DU, and others. Activist Umar Khalid was also present and addressed the gathering at Jantar Mantar.