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Fire in offshore vessel: Death toll rises to three

19 Aug 2019 | 7:03 PM

Visakhapatnam, Aug 19 (UNI) The death toll in the fire accident in the offshore supply vessel Coastal Jaguar off the Vizag coast on Monday last, rose to three with two more persons succumbed to burn injuries in a private hospital while undergoing treatment here on Monday.

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The 25 day-old Cabinet of the BJP government in Karnataka will be expanded tomorrow

The 25 day-old Cabinet of the BJP government in Karnataka will be expanded tomorrow

19 Aug 2019 | 6:37 PM

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (UNI) The 25 day-old Cabinet of the BJP Government headed by lone Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, will be expanded tomorrow with the induction of at least 16 ministers
Disclosing this to newsmen here on Monday, Yediyurappa said that "the cabinet expansion will take place between 10:30 and 11:30 am tomorrow in Raj Bhavan.

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Drone controversy: TDP leaders complain to Guv

Drone controversy: TDP leaders complain to Guv

19 Aug 2019 | 6:08 PM

Vijayawada, Aug 19 (UNI) Telugu Desam party leaders met Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan here on Monday and complained to him on the flying of drone over the riverfront residence of leader of the Opposition and former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu.

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Nehru Trophy Boat Race at Alappuzha on Aug 31

19 Aug 2019 | 5:04 PM

Kochi/Alappuzha, Aug 19 (UNI) Kerala Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran on Monday said the Nehru Trophy Boat Race, for this year, will be conducted at Punnamada backwater in Alappuzha on August 31.

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Drought condition prevails in parts of Hyderabad-Karnataka region despite deluge

Drought condition prevails in parts of Hyderabad-Karnataka region despite deluge

19 Aug 2019 | 4:51 PM

Kalaburagi , Aug 19 (UNI) Unprecedented floods following heavy inflows into Krishna River from upper riparian State of Maharashtra and deluge due to unprecedented rains elsewhere in Karnataka during the last three weeks wrecked havoc in at least 16 districts in Karnataka, but the districts under parched Hyderabad-Karnataka region remains drought affected and agricultural operations crippled, sources said.

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Phone Tapping:  PM and Amit Shah not behind handing over investigation of Phone Tapping issue to CBI: Devegowda

Phone Tapping: PM and Amit Shah not behind handing over investigation of Phone Tapping issue to CBI: Devegowda

19 Aug 2019 | 4:15 PM

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (UNI) Former Prime Minister and JDS National President H D Devegowda today ruled out possibility of involvement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi or BJP National President Amit Shah, who is also Union Home Minister, behind handing over the raging phone tapping incident, that was referred by the BJP government in Karnataka to CBI yesterday.

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Ramadass stresses for quick review of size and policy of reservation

19 Aug 2019 | 3:59 PM

Puducherry, Aug 19 (UNI) Former Lok Sabha member from Puducherry Prof M Ramadass on Monday stressed for a quick review of the size and policy of reservation as the changing social milieu of the Union Territory of Puducherry and the consequent social disequilibrium between several communities warrant the same.

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PCC to celebrate Rajiv's birth anniversary in a fitting manner

19 Aug 2019 | 3:52 PM

Puducherry, Aug 19 (UNI) Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) is gearing up itself to celebrate the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi here on Tuesday.

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Police station picketing: 126 volunteers held

19 Aug 2019 | 3:47 PM

Puducherry, Aug 19 (UNI) As many as 126 volunteers of different parties including 16 women were arrested when they attempted to picket the Ariyankuppam police station in protest against the foisting of cases against a Tamil Nadu fire service personnel.

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Naqvi nominates Sanjay Kumar as SLC of Telangana

19 Aug 2019 | 3:39 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 19 (UNI) Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has nominated Karimnagar Lok Sabha MP Sanjay Kumar Bandi as a Member of the State Level Committee (SLC) of Telangana.

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IIT-H Researchers to develop device to detect heart disease with high speed

19 Aug 2019 | 3:28 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 19 (UNI) Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IIT-H) Researchers are collaborating with research institutions across the world to develop a device to detect heart disease with high speed, sensitivity and reliability.

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Amrita Center to organize Cybersecurity contest in Dec 19

19 Aug 2019 | 3:20 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 19 (UNI) Amrita Center for Cybersecurity Systems and Networks, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham will organize the 10th edition of the cybersecurity contest Amrita InCTF for working professionals and college students and Amrita InCTF Junior for school students between December 24-31.

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Rosatom completes supply of main equipment for KNPP-3

19 Aug 2019 | 3:14 PM

Chennai, Aug 22 (UNI) The supply of the main equipment for
the third unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP)
at Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu (India) was completed.

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Govt at people's doorstep : Palaniswami launches grievance redressal scheme

19 Aug 2019 | 2:32 PM

Chennai, Aug 19 (UNI) In a move aimed at taking the government to the door
steps of the people, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on
Monday launched the special grievance redressal scheme in his native Salem

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Cop murders wife, ends life

19 Aug 2019 | 2:23 PM

Chennai, Aug 19 (UNI) In a shocking incident, a police
constable murdered his wife and later committed suicide
at suburban Puzhal late on Sunday night.

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