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States » North

Narmada becomes raging torrent in rain-battered MP

18 Aug 2019 | 1:46 AM

Bhopal, Aug 17 (UNI) The Narmada, Chambal, Parvati and Betwa rivers are in spate within Madhya Pradesh owing to draining of excess water from numerous reservoirs that have reached full-tank levels even as intense precipitation was forecast.

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MP Govt will support SC, ST youth in trade

18 Aug 2019 | 1:13 AM

Bhopal, Aug 17 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Public Relations Minister PC Sharma averred on Saturday that the state dispensation shall extend unstinted cooperation with regard to establishing youth belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in business, it was officially learnt.

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By-poll to be held on Phagwara Assembly constituency in October

18 Aug 2019 | 12:07 AM

Phagwara, Aug 17 (UNI) As after electing Phagwara MLA Som Parkash (BJP) as MP and Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, now the Phagwara Assembly constituency is going to see by-election to elect new MLA for Phagwara in the month of October.

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Haryana higher edu dept successfully designs unique frame work PRAYAAS: Min

17 Aug 2019 | 11:59 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 17 (UNI) Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said that the Higher Education department has successfully designed a unique framework PRaYAAS- ‘Performance Rating Yardstick for Academic Audit Standards’ to improve the overall performance of government colleges of the state.

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Justice Murari of Punjab & Haryana HC launches 1st Virtual Court at Faridabad

17 Aug 2019 | 11:56 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 17 (UNI) Ushering a new era of e-Courts, the Chief Justice of Punjab & Haryana High Court, Justice Krishna Murari Saturday launched the first Virtual Court at Faridabad through video conferencing.

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Heavy downpour drench Kangra valley

17 Aug 2019 | 11:48 PM

Kangra, Aug 17 (UNI) Kangra valley was on Saturday drenched following heavy rains since last night triggering landslides in various parts of the region.

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J&K DGP visits South Kashmir, reviews security scenario

J&K DGP visits South Kashmir, reviews security scenario

17 Aug 2019 | 11:32 PM

Srinagar, Aug 17 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Saturday visited South Kashmir districts of Awantipora and Anantnag and took a review of the security scenario in these areas and the deployment management on national highway from Srinagar to Anantnag.

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Ex-CM Hooda in utter desperation may quit Cong: Vij

17 Aug 2019 | 11:27 PM

Ambala, Aug 17 (UNI) Haryana Cabinet Minister Anil Vij Saturday said the former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda in utter desperation may quit the Congress party and form a new one at the proposed parivartan rally being organised at Rohtak Sunday.

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Farmers can increase income through animal husbandry: Giriraj

17 Aug 2019 | 11:04 PM

Mathura, Aug 17 (UNI) Union minister of Animal Husbandry, dairying and fisheries Giriraj Singh here on Saturday said farmers should adopt Animal Husbandry along with traditional farming to increase their income.

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BJP has negative attitude towards Sainik schools: Akhilesh

17 Aug 2019 | 10:58 PM

Lucknow, Aug 17 (UNI) Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav here on Saturday alleged that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government has negative attitude towards Army Schools.

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Jammu Police warns rumour mongers of strict action

17 Aug 2019 | 10:39 PM

Jammu, Aug 17 (UNI) Post restoration of mobile internet services, Jammu Police on Saturday warned the rumour mongers of strict action.

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J&K Police bags three Shourya Chakra for valour, bravery

J&K Police bags three Shourya Chakra for valour, bravery

17 Aug 2019 | 10:28 PM

Srinagar, Aug 17 (UNI) Braving challenges with courage and fortitude, Jammu and Kashmir Police has scripted yet another saga of valour by bagging three Shourya Chakars, first time in its odyssey of service to the nation.

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Mother, daughter commit suicide by jumping in front of train in Punjab

17 Aug 2019 | 10:22 PM

Jalandhar, Aug 17 (UNI) A 45-year-old woman and her teenage daughter allegedly committed suicide on Saturday morning by jumping in front of the Amritsar-Haridwar Express train near Sodal Railway Crossing.

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Around 200 schools in various zones of Srinagar to resume class-work on Monday

Around 200 schools in various zones of Srinagar to resume class-work on Monday

17 Aug 2019 | 10:13 PM

Srinagar, Aug 17 (UNI) Ahead of the opening of schools in the district on Monday, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on Saturday convened a meeting with officers of the Education department and heads of schools in the district.

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Ambitious plan for Mahakal

17 Aug 2019 | 10:11 PM

Bhopal, Aug 17 (UNI) The Madhya Pradesh Government is planning to launch a Rs 300 crore scheme with the objective of maximising facilities for devotees visiting the ancient temple town Ujjain for worshipping Mahakaleshwar, official sources said.

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