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  • Selectors to pick India squad for first two Tests vs England tomorrow
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  • ECI team in Assam to review poll preparedness
  • Khattar urges Centre to allocate 5000 cr in Budget 2021-22
  • Another variant of AI confirmed in HP: Wildlife authorities sound alert
  • NR cancels 2 special trains till Jan 21
  • ISL: Hyderabad take on Odisha in a crucial tie
  • Bhavesh, Aakanksha win on final day of shooting trials
  • Health workers, elders to be vaccinated first: WHO
  • Serious efforts being made to extradite Vijay Mallya: Centre tells SC
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BKU leader Bhupinder Mann recuses himself from SC-appointed committee

BKU leader Bhupinder Mann recuses himself from SC-appointed committee

New Delhi, Jan 14 (UNI) Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) president Bhupinder Singh Mann on Thursday recused himself from the four-member committee appointed by the Supreme Court to mediate with protesting farmers over the newly-enacted three agriculture reform laws.
"In view of the prevailing sentiments and apprehensions amongst the farm unions and the public in general, I am ready to sacrifice my position offered or given to me so as not to compromise the interests of Punjab and farmers of the country," he said in a statement.
Mr Mann, a former Rajya Sabha MP and also the Chairman of the All India Kisan Coordination Committee was one out of the four members among the expert panel constituted by the Apex Court.

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Padma Awardees to share best practices, domain knowledge with MPs

Padma Awardees to share best practices, domain knowledge with MPs

18 Jan 2021 | 7:04 PM

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday inaugurated the 'Online presentations by eminent social workers for the benefit of Members of Parliament'.

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Serious efforts being made to extradite Vijay Mallya: Centre tells SC

Serious efforts being made to extradite Vijay Mallya: Centre tells SC

18 Jan 2021 | 6:46 PM

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) The Supreme Court Monday sought to know from the Centre regarding the details of the confidential proceedings pending in the United Kingdom for extradition of fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya to India, asking when would Mallya appear before the Apex Court.

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Def Secy inaugurates NCC’s  Swachhata Pakhwada

Def Secy inaugurates NCC’s Swachhata Pakhwada

18 Jan 2021 | 6:38 PM

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar on Monday inaugurated Swachhata Pakhwada organised by National Cadet Corps (NCC) at India Gate with theme of ‘Clean India, Green India, Yeh Hai Mera Dream India’.

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India supplies harbour cranes to Iran's Chabahar port for cargo service

18 Jan 2021 | 6:32 PM

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) Two Mobile Harbour Cranes (MHCs) supplied by India as part of its commitment towards infrastructure development arrived at Iran's Chabahar port on Monday.

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Users are free to remove WhatsApp if concerned about data: Delhi HC

Users are free to remove WhatsApp if concerned about data: Delhi HC

18 Jan 2021 | 4:24 PM

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) The Delhi High Court on Monday remarked that WhatsApp is a private app and the users are free to remove the application from their phone and move to another platform if they are not agreeing with its terms and conditions while hearing a petition against the messaging apps' new privacy policy.

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