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  • Rai seeks plan to clean Yamuna, eliminate water pollution from Delhi
  • UP govt suspends Unnao DM, transfers 10 IAS officers
  • Basic amenities to be further strengthened in Jharkhand: Hemant
  • Best wishes to Fadnavis for good work in Delhi: Jayant Patil
  • British followed "divide and rule", Modi following "divert and rule": Kanhaiya
  • Bengal Governor condoles death of academician-turned-politician Krishna Bose
  • Make agriculture more attractive and sustainable: Venkaiah Naidu
  • Ranji Trophy, QF: Gujarat dominate, Saurashtra in command against Andhra
  • Ranji Trophy, QF: Gujarat dominate, Saurashtra in command against Andhra
  • Internet, social media have democratised journalism, but brought many anxieties: Prez
  • Nirbhaya case: Convict Vinay Sharma's plea nixed
  • Capable of contesting Aurangabad municipal polls alone: Congress
  • Gaping digital divide in Commonwealth: Study
  • Delray Beach Open: Sharan-Sitak lose to Bryan brothers in quarterfinal
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MIFF 2018 to screen over 430 documentary & short films

Mumbai, Jan 24 (UNI) The much awaited documentary film festival in India, the Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films or MIFF as it is known popularly, will see a grand inaugural on January 28 at The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) here.
According to a statement here on Wednesday, the week long festival will showcase nearly 430 documentary, short and animation films from over 40 countries.
The oldest and the largest film festival for non-feature films in South Asia, which began in 1990, is being organized by the Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
The response to the 15th edition of MIFF has been overwhelming, signifying a vibrant documentary culture in India and the world. The festival directorate received a record 790 entries, with 194 entries
from 32 countries in the International competition and 596 entries in the National competition.
Selection of films for National and International Competition was made by independent Selection Committees. In view of large number of entries for the national competition, a two-tier selection process was followed. The Chairpersons of the Regional Selection Committees (Mumbai I&II, Delhi, Kolkata & Bangalore) met in Mumbai and evaluated the short listed films before recommending 43 films for the National Competition.
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Telangana CM to attend Trump dinner in Delhi next week

22 Feb 2020 | 7:18 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 22 (UNI) Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has been invited to attend the dinner in honour of US President Donald Trump to be hosted by President Ram Nath Kovind in Delhi next week.

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Three day long Itkhori Mahotsav concludes

22 Feb 2020 | 7:18 PM

Chatra, Feb 22 (UNI) The three day long Itkhori Mahotsav concluded in this district
which was organised at the temple premises of Maa Bhadrakali.

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Basic amenities to be further strengthened in Jharkhand: Hemant

Basic amenities to be further strengthened in Jharkhand: Hemant

22 Feb 2020 | 7:14 PM

Ranchi, Feb 22 (UNI) Chief Minister Hemant Soren today said that his government will
work with dedication to strengthen the basic amenities of life in the state including
providing quality health care to the people coupled with education, water, power and
roads.

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Saryu Rai asks Chief Minister to take action against officials behind cancellation of ration cards

22 Feb 2020 | 7:13 PM

Ranchi, Feb 22 (UNI) Senior leader of the state and Jamshedpur East MLA Saryu Rai has demanded Chief Minister Hemant Soren to take action against those officials who were
responsible for cancellation of 11.30 lakh ration cards in the state.

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British followed "divide and rule", Modi following "divert and rule": Kanhaiya

22 Feb 2020 | 7:10 PM

Patna, Feb 22 (UNI) CPI leader and former president of JNSU Kanhaiya Kumar today
accused Narendra Modi government of following policy of "divert and rule", a new
version of "divide and rule", which was earlier used by British to rule the country.

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