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  • Kolkata Centre For Creativity, Ina Puri and Mash join hands for 'STAND WITH BENGAL'
  • Bindra to participate in 'Sunfeast India Run As One' initiative to raise funds
  • MLA Dr Yathindra Siddaramiah tests positive for COVID-19
  • landslide: 15 ambulances, spl medical team dispatched to render medical assistance to those affected
  • Amara Raja Batteries Ltd reports a revenue Rs 1,151 04 crore and PAT of Rs 62 68 crores for qr ended June 30, 2020
  • Handloom awards conferred on weavers, artisans
  • TNPCB directs customs to clear 740 tons ammonium nitrate in 3 days
  • Kisan Rail to help farmers get proper market, price for their produce: Tomar
  • Setting an example, Sinha stays in guest house before taking oath as LG
  • SC refuses to entertain plea seeking NIA/CBI probe into agreement between Congress and Communist Party of China
  • Sushant death case: Bihar govt opposes Rhea's plea in SC, seeks its dismissal
  • BJP city chief lambasts Thackeray govt for filing cases against them
  • CM directs officials to collect feedback on medical treatment provided to patients in COVID hospitals
  • SUV rams into tree, Four youths killed, one hurt
  • Sixteen new IAS officers get first posting in UP

IISc Prof K B Akhilesh wins Gusi Peace Prize for 2018

Bengaluru, Sept 28 (UNI) Prof K B Akhilesh, Senior fellow at Indian Institute of Science (IISc) here, has been selected for the prestigious Gusi Peace Prize for 2018.
The Gusi Peace Prize for 2018 Philippines and International Committee has selected Prof Akhilesh in recognition of his outstanding contribution to find peaceful solutions for people's welfare by promoting peace through education.
The Award will be presented on November 28 at Philippines, according to a IISc release here on Friday.
A gold medal winner for his Phd, Prof Akhilesh, is the President of Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology and was instrumental in bringing the Rs 1650 Crore 'Energy Institute, Bangalore' for which the Karnataka Government has given 150 acres of land for further development of the project.
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COVID-19: Aurangabad reports ten fatalities, 103 new cases

COVID-19: Aurangabad reports ten fatalities, 103 new cases

07 Aug 2020 | 6:03 PM

Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Aug 7 (UNI) Six patients, including a woman, succumbed to the COVID-19 while seven new cases were detected here on Friday, informed district administration.

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PFI office-bearer held in Lucknow

07 Aug 2020 | 6:02 PM

Lucknow, Aug 7 (UNI) An office-bearer of the Popular Front of India (PFI) was arrested in the state capital for trying to spread disturbance in a community by putting up provocative posts about the Bhoomi Pujan in Ayodhya on Friday.

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There will be no bias against anyone; direct dialogue will start soon with people: LG Sinha

There will be no bias against anyone; direct dialogue will start soon with people: LG Sinha

07 Aug 2020 | 6:01 PM

Srinagar, Aug 7 (UNI) Asserting that the administration would soon initiate dialogue directly with the people to end the situation of uncertainty in J&K, the new Lt Governor of the Union Territory Manoj Sinha on Friday said there won’t be any bias against anyone.

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WHO guidelines being followed in temples in AP : Minister

07 Aug 2020 | 6:01 PM

Vijayawada, Aug 7 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Minister for Endowments Vellampalli Srinivas on Friday said that the World Health Organization's (WHO) guidelines are being followed in the temples and devotees are being allowed after completion of sanitization of temples.

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Mah: SBI begins recruitment process for Assistant Manager posts

07 Aug 2020 | 6:01 PM

Pune, Aug 7 (UNI) The State Bank of India(SBI) has started the application process for filling 517 posts of Assistant Manager across Maharashtra, informed SBI Deputy General Manager and CDO Alok Chaturvedi on Friday.

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