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Kerala cuts tax on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) to 1 pc for 10 years

12 Aug 2020 | 11:36 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (UNI) In a bid to encourage domestic air travel in Kerala, the tax rate on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) has been reduced from 5% to 1% for all domestic flights in the State.

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K'taka State Sugarcane Growers Association urges Centre to announce FRP

12 Aug 2020 | 10:19 PM

Mysuru, Aug 12 (UNI) Accusing the Union Government of ignoring the plight of sugarcane growers, the Karnataka State Sugarcane Growers Association has urged the government to announce a minimum FRP (Fair and Remunerative Price) of Rs 3,200 per tonne for sugarcane at the earliest.

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One-and-half-yr-old girl raped in Guntur, AP, accused arrested

12 Aug 2020 | 10:04 PM

Guntur, Aug 12 (UNI) In a shocking incident, a 53-year-old man allegedly raped one-and-half-year-old girl at Motilal Nagar area in Guntur district.
The police have arrested the accused.

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Three killed in police 'firing' as violence breaks out in Bengaluru over communal post

Three killed in police 'firing' as violence breaks out in Bengaluru over communal post

12 Aug 2020 | 9:57 PM

Bengaluru, Aug 12 (UNI) Three people were killed allegedly in police firing late on Tuesday night when violence broke out in Devarajeevanahalli and Kadugondanahalli areas here over a communal social media post.

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Ultra-modern trauma care centre to be used as Covid-19 care facility

12 Aug 2020 | 9:47 PM

Mysuru, Aug 12 (UNI) The new ultra-modern Mysuru Trauma Care Centre in PKTB premises on KRS Road will be used as another COVID-19 Hospital in the wake of rising coronavirus cases, said Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G Sankar, here on Wednesday
Addressing the Task Force meeting of Chamaraja Constituency, along with MLA L Nagendra, MCC Commissioner Gurudatta Hegde and Corporator M.U. Subbaiah at Zilla Panchayat Hall this morning, The DC said that the Centre has 246 beds and 46 ventilators.

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Karipur Plane Crash: 83 survivors being treated at various hospitals

Karipur Plane Crash: 83 survivors being treated at various hospitals

12 Aug 2020 | 9:42 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (UNI) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday informed that 83 survivors of the Karipur plane crash are being treated at various hospitals in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts.

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State govt to order for magistratarial probe into Bengaluru violence

12 Aug 2020 | 9:42 PM

Bengaluru, Aug 12 (UNI) State Government is likely to announce a magisterial probe into the East Bengaluru riots occurred at the two localities on Tuesday night in the state capital, in which three persons were killed in police firing.

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Kerala Police to devise for innovative methods for COVID prevention: CM

Kerala Police to devise for innovative methods for COVID prevention: CM

12 Aug 2020 | 9:37 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (UNI) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday announced that innovative methods for the prevention of COVID are being devised under the leadership of the District Police Chiefs.

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Pondy to introduce total lockdown on Tuesdays

12 Aug 2020 | 9:31 PM

Puducherry, Aug 12 (UNI) In the wake of the increase in number of Corona Virus Disease (COVID 19) patients in the union territory, the Puducherry administration will impose some more restrictions here,chief minister V Narayanasmay said here on Wednesday.

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Magisterial enquiry will be carried out in Bengaluru violence, says K'taka Home Minister

12 Aug 2020 | 9:31 PM

(Rptg correcting error in headline)
Bengaluru, Aug 12 (UNI) A magisterial enquiry will be done into the riots and arsoning occurred at two localities in the state capital on late Tuesday evening.

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Rajamala landslide: Death toll rises to 55

12 Aug 2020 | 9:28 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (UNI) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday informed that three more bodies were recovered this day from the Rajamala landslide disaster site at Munnar in Idukki district, rising the death toll to 55.

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Magisterial enquiry ordered in Bengaluru violence, says K'taka Home Minister

12 Aug 2020 | 9:16 PM

Bengaluru, Aug 12 (UNI) A magisterial enquiry will be done into the riots and arsoning occurred at two localities in the state capital on late Tuesday evening.

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Telangana DGP requests public not to post inappropriate content in Social Media

12 Aug 2020 | 8:59 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 12 (UNI) In the wake of a malicious social media post has led to mindless violence in Bangalore City resulting in loss of life and properties, Telangana DGP M Mahender Reddy on Wednesday requested public not to post or circulate any inappropriate content in Social Media which is likely to adversely affect Public order and Peace in the society.

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Height of spillway gates of P’varam project increased to 51 meters

12 Aug 2020 | 8:58 PM

Vijayawada, Aug 12 (UNI) The height of spillway gates of Polavaram irrigation project, being constructed across the river Godavari, was increased to 51 meters and the works would be completed by September 15, the officials concerned apprised the Chief Minister.

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Kerala marks 30 new COVID hotspots, 540 in total

12 Aug 2020 | 8:51 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (UNI) Thirty more places were marked as COVID hotspots taking the total to 540 in Kerala on Wednesday.

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