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  • Trent Boult four-for inspires New Zealand fightback against Pakistan
  • UNGA committee approves resolution on rights violations against Rohingyas
  • Two youths arrested for murder of 60-yr-old man in Thane
  • One more debt-ridden farmer commits suicide in Nanded
  • Telangana Assembly polls 2018: 643 nominations received on 6th day
  • High turnout in J&K local body polls sets the tone for next eight phases of elections
  • Farmers Protest: Seven trains from Jammu Tawi Railway Station cancelled
  • Muslims happy with ticket allotments by Congress : TPCC
  • Adequate action will be taken against attackers on woman activist :Governor
  • J&K State Taxes Department tightens noose against tax defaulters
  • Telangana CEO visits Devarakonda Assembly Constituency
  • CM launches integrated cooperative development project in Shimla
  • Nations should arrive at consensus in refusing shelter to economic fugitives: Vice Prez
  • YSRCP leaders expresses confidence of wining 2019 elections
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Agro-evonomist Prof V S Vyas passes away

New Delhi, Sep 12 (UNI) Acclaimed agro economist and a former member of the PM's Economic Advisory Council Prof VS Vyas passed away at his residence in Jaipur this morning.
Padambhushan Vyas was 87. He is survived by wife and two sons.
Prof Vyas was a former member of the PM Economic Advisory Council. An independent economist Vyas worked at economic advisory council under two Prime Ministers of different ideologies and parties--late Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Dr Manmohan Singh.
The octogenarian also worked as Vice Chairman in the Rajasthan State Planning Board under the then Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.
Prof Vyas was conferred with Padambhushan in 2006.
Earlier, he also worked with the World Bank.
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Mother slits her, children's throat; daughter dies, duo critical

17 Nov 2018 | 8:41 PM

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