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  • Russian lower house speaker dismisses new Ukrainian sanctions
  • BJP releases 2nd list of candidates in Arunachal, 12 names for Sikkim assembly polls
  • INLD legislator Gangwa from Haryana joins BJP
  • UP BJP MLA was shot during Holi
  • Mt Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies
  • No code violation in Rahul's inter-action with college students, but EC seeks 'further report' on contents of speech
  • Pending salary: Mill workers resort to novel agitation
  • Cyclone Idai: '15,000 people still need to be rescued'
  • Blast erupts in factory in Egypt's Ain Sokhna, casualties reported
  • Brexit: Theresa at Brussels EU summit to urge short delay
  • Twelve rescued after blast rocks industrial park in eastern China
  • Libya at critical juncture, UN mission head tells SC
  • CM mourns passing away of former MLA & CPI(M) leader Prof Bawant Singh
  • Pak violates ceasefire twice in a day, jawan martyred on LoC
  • Aishwarya Pissay set for Portuguese round of FIM Bajas World Cup
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War of words on social media on BJP's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign

War of words on social media on BJP's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign

17 Mar 2019 | 11:58 AM

New Delhi, Mar 17 (UNI) A war of words has been witnessed on Twitter between the Congress and the BJP on the 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign launched by the ruling party on Saturday.

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Five Indians die in Christchurch shootout: Indian High Comm. in New Zealand

Five Indians die in Christchurch shootout: Indian High Comm. in New Zealand

17 Mar 2019 | 10:51 AM

New Delhi/Wellington, Mar 17 (UNI) There have been five casualties of Indian nationals in the ghastly and unprecedented terror attack in Christchurch in New Zealand.

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Cong releases 4th list of 27 for LS polls, Shashi Tharoor to contest from Thiruvananthapuram

17 Mar 2019 | 12:13 AM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) The Congress on Saturday released its fourth list of 27 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections including candidature of senior leader Shashi Tharoor from Thiruvananthapuram.

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Need to make Urdu popular in world: Modi

Need to make Urdu popular in world: Modi

16 Mar 2019 | 9:14 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Wishing for the success of the sixth world Urdu Conference,
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday expressed hope that the conference will come up with important suggestions to make Urdu language popular across the globe.

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Cong slams Ayushman Bharat, says, scheme to benefit pvt hospitals, insurance companies

Cong slams Ayushman Bharat, says, scheme to benefit pvt hospitals, insurance companies

16 Mar 2019 | 9:04 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Lashing out at Narendra Modi government’s flagship programme Ayushman Bharat, Congress on Saturday said the scheme is life saver for not the people of the country, but life saver for private insurance companies and private hospitals.

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Hatred is never benign: Priyanka Gandhi on New Zealand attack

Hatred is never benign: Priyanka Gandhi on New Zealand attack

16 Mar 2019 | 8:23 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Condemning the horrible massacre at two mosques in New Zealand on Friday, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday called the attack as a warning to the entire world and said hatred is never benign.

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Ashis Nandy gets Kans Kilian award 2019

Ashis Nandy gets Kans Kilian award 2019

16 Mar 2019 | 8:09 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Renowned social psychologist Ashis Nandy has been chosen as the recipient of the Hans Kilian Award for 2019.

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UNI NEWS DIGEST AT 2000 HRS FOR MARCH 16, 2019

16 Mar 2019 | 8:01 PM

New Delhi: Five Indians missing, 2 injured in Christchurch shooting: Sources (DI16) : Rahul terms PM's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' tweet.

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Hatred is never benign: Priyanka Gandhi on New Zealand attack

16 Mar 2019 | 7:55 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Condemning the horrible massacre at two mosques in New Zealand on Friday, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday called the attack as a warning to the entire world and said hatred is never benign.

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President confers Padma awards

President confers Padma awards

16 Mar 2019 | 7:52 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) President Ramnath Kovind on Saturday conferred three Padma Vibhushan, six Padma Bhushan and 48 Padma Shri Awards at a Civil Investiture Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

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British national praises Railways for getting timely first aid aboard Vande Bharat Exp

16 Mar 2019 | 7:36 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) An asthmatic British national, travelling in Vande-Bharat Express from New Delhi to Varanasi, appreciated the Indian Railways for providing him with the first aid in the hour of need so quickly which, he said ‘’is not even provided in London.

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Govt's new security doctrine-target terrorists at their point of origin, says Jaitley

Govt's new security doctrine-target terrorists at their point of origin, says Jaitley

16 Mar 2019 | 7:25 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government "has evolved a new security doctrine in which terrorists in Pakistan will be targeted at their point of origin".

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NCPUL withdraws invitations to 9 Pakistani scholars & writers from upcoming World Urdu Conference

16 Mar 2019 | 7:20 PM

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) The National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL)
has withdrawn invitations to 9 Pakistani scholars and writers from the upcoming World Urdu Conference keeping in view the emotion of the people of India after the Pulwama attack, Dr.

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