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  • Death toll in Kerch Strait tanker fire rises to 10 : Russia's maritime regulator
  • Thirteen killed, 22 injured in coach-tanker collision in SW Pakistan
  • Five sailors from two tankers burning in Kerch Strait rescued : Russian emergency services
  • Over 200 people injured, 24 killed during protests in Sudan : state minister
  • IS behind fresh suicide bombing against US forces in northern Syria
  • Jaitey calls Congress remarks on EVM hacking "lie and garbage"
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  • British PM refuses to back no deal Brexit or delay EU departure
  • EU replaces lack of evidence in Skripal case with solidarity with UK : Russian lawmaker
  • England look to retain third position in Windies series
  • Modi must construct Ram temple at Ayodhya-Puri Sankaracharaya
  • UN envoy arrives in Yemen's rebel-held capital to break Hodeidah stalemate
  • GoC 26 Div briefs J&K Guv on security
  • At least 40 servicemen detained for uprising attempt in Venezuela : reports
India

Meghalaya mines tragedy: Forensic inquiry to begin

17 Jan 2019 | 8:05 PM

New Delhi/Shillong, Jan 17 (UNI) After the naval divers spotted skeletons inside an illegal flooded coal mine at Ksan village in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district through remotely operated vehicles (ROV), they are waiting for the forensic experts for further course of action.

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UNI NEWS DIGEST AT 2000 HRS FOR JANUARY 17, 2019

17 Jan 2019 | 7:59 PM

Panchkula : Journalist murder case: Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, three others awarded life term(DR53)
New Delhi/Ahmedabad : PM to hold bilateral talks with Uzbekistan Prez, others on sidelines of Vibrant Guj.

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CISF nabs 2 with Brown Sugar, Rs 4.27 lakh at Agartala Airport

17 Jan 2019 | 7:59 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has nabbed two passengers at Agartala airport with narcotics and Rs 4.

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Cold day in Delhi, air quality 'severe'

17 Jan 2019 | 7:50 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Delhiites witnessed a cold hazy day on Thursday with maximum temperature settling at 22.

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NGT slams VW for not depositing Rs 100 crore

17 Jan 2019 | 7:45 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) The National Green Tribunal on Thursday directed the German carmaker Volkswagen (VW) to deposit fine of Rs 100 crore within a day's time, slapped by the green court on the major car manufacturer earlier.

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Cong demands probe into investment by company of  NSA Doval's son

Cong demands probe into investment by company of NSA Doval's son

17 Jan 2019 | 7:21 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Alleging that the sons of National security adviser Ajit Doval were running hedge funds in Caymen islands, a tax haven, which invested funds of Rs 8300 crore in India between April 2016 and march 2017, the Congress on Thursday demanded the Government probe the matter and publish list of companies who invested funds in the country during the period.

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Biopic on Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat hits screens on Friday

17 Jan 2019 | 7:10 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) A biopic on the life of rifleman Jaswant Singh rana, who played an important role in saving Arunachal Pradesh from the Chinese army in the 1962 India-China war, , will hit cinema screens across the country on Friday.

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'Mom’s Belief' bags award at UN for empowering parents of special needs children

17 Jan 2019 | 7:01 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17(UNI) Mom’s Belief, a social enterprise that empowers parents of special needs children, is proud to triumph the innovative project of 2019, for help in eliminating the barriers faced by the disabled, awarded at Zero Project Conference at the UN Office in Vienna, Austria.

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Union Ministers flay Congress leader Hariprasad's remarks on Amit Shah

Union Ministers flay Congress leader Hariprasad's remarks on Amit Shah

17 Jan 2019 | 6:55 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Union Ministers Piyush Goyal and Rajyavardhan Rathore on Thursday castigated Congress leader B K Hariprasad for his 'cheap statements' on BJP president Amit Shah falling ill 'which show the frustration of Congress leadership'.

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Waqf properties to be used for Socio-Economic Empowerment of needy: Naqvi

Waqf properties to be used for Socio-Economic Empowerment of needy: Naqvi

17 Jan 2019 | 6:44 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday
said here that the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has successfully been carrying forward the campaign to utilise Waqf properties across the country for socio-economic empowerment of the needy.

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Gadkari approves 6 lanes NH-709 B of 155 km costing Rs 4,405 cr

17 Jan 2019 | 6:39 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has approved six lanes NH-709 B of 155 kms connecting Baghpat, Shyamli, Saharanpur, Geeta Colony and Khajuri Khas which will cost Rs 4,405 crore and the foundation of this highway will be laid on January 26, Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari informed here on Thursday.

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Delhi govt introduces 'Happiness Therapy' in GTB Hospital

17 Jan 2019 | 6:23 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday inaugurated the new concept of 'Happiness Therapy' for the speedy recovery and better healing of patients admitted at the Guru Teg Bahadur (GTB) Hospital.

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PM to inaugurate National Museum of Indian Cinema on Jan 18

PM to inaugurate National Museum of Indian Cinema on Jan 18

17 Jan 2019 | 6:07 PM

New Delhi, Jan 19 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the National Museum of Indian Cinema (NMIC) in Mumbai on Saturday, a statement from the Information and Broadcasting Ministry said on Thursday.

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Modi camping in native state, Vibrant Gujarat Summit to get underway on Friday

17 Jan 2019 | 5:38 PM

New Delhi/Ahmedabad, Jan 17 (UNI) The 9th edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit will get underway in Gandhinagar on Friday.

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BJP got more than 12 times of donations than others; BSP drew a blank, says ADR Report

BJP got more than 12 times of donations than others; BSP drew a blank, says ADR Report

17 Jan 2019 | 5:37 PM

New Delhi, Jan 17 (UNI) The ruling BJP got the lion's share of the political donations for amount above Rs 20,000 and the Mayawati-led BSP 'declared' that the party did not receive any donations.

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