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  • Eligible families left out in LIFE housing scheme will be included in supplementary list: Kerala CM
  • Police seizes 250 kg Sea Cucumbers
  • Nadda forms 6 member BJP committee to probe Jharkhand killings
  • National seminar on ‘Refrigeration & Cold Chain Solutions’ held in Kolhapur
  • C(A)A: MP CM urges rethink
  • MIA bomb incident: Accused handed over to Mangalore police
  • SAD reiterates CAA support, but wants inclusion of Muslims
  • Dept of Justice celebrates 1 5 lac registrations of Tele-Law, felicitates 3 top village level entrepreneurs
  • Kerala Tourism’s disabled-friendly project earns UNWTO special mention
  • '3500 Cr Frost International' scam: Cong alleges 'loot and scoot' is flourishing under Modi Govt
  • Khelo India Games 2020 end with Maharashtra on top
  • Golf: Shubhankar, Gaganjeet to represnt India at Omega Dubai Desert Classic tourney
  • Entire world facing negative repercussions of playing with nature: Narendra Singh Tomar
  • Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama
  • Hardik Patel granted bail, likely to be released from jail on Thursday
States » North

Haryana Antyodaya Saral project gets Gold Award

22 Jan 2020 | 9:50 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22(UNI) The Haryana Government’s efforts to employ e-Governance to make delivery of citizen-centric services to the people time-bound and hassle-free, have been rewarded by the Central Government.

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Singla calls upon UK MP, discusses job, educational growth

22 Jan 2020 | 9:45 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) Punjab Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla called upon United Kingdom Secretary of State for Education and South Staffordshire Member Parliament Mr. Gavin Williamson on the sidelines of the plenary session of six days long conference organized by World Education Forum.

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C(A)A: MP CM urges rethink

22 Jan 2020 | 9:45 PM

Bhopal, Jan 22 (UNI) Underlining the fact that the populace is supreme in a democracy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath averred on Wednesday – in the context of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act – that honouring public opinion is the dispensation’s responsibility.
“If the masses have taken to the streets in protest against the legislation, then the same must be reconsidered. Universal discussion ought to take place. It is unalloyed dictatorship to state that the law shall not be rescinded in any circumstance,” he conveyed via social media.

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SAD reiterates CAA support, but wants inclusion of Muslims

22 Jan 2020 | 9:37 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday reiterated its support of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) to the extent that it protects the interests of members of the Sikh community but wants it amended to widen its ambit to include the Muslims also in it.

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MP CM’s itinerary

22 Jan 2020 | 9:26 PM

Indore, MP, Jan 22 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath is scheduled to arrive in the state’s commercial capital on Saturday for a two-day sojourn, official sources said.
He will reach this city at 1900 hrs. Half an hour later, the senior politician shall launch home delivery of services at a privately-managed hotel. At 2000 hrs, he is to meet his officers. On Republic Day, the veteran leader will go at 0830 hrs to the District Congress office. By 0900 hrs he shall arrive at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium for flag hoisting. At 1100 hrs, the dignitary will distribute documents to Housing Cooperative Society beneficiaries. Half an hour after that, he shall attend the Birsa Brigade’s tribal convention along with Nationalist Congress Party supremo Sharad Pawar. The Chief Minister is to depart for Bhopal by special plane at 1330 hrs.

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Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama

Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama

22 Jan 2020 | 9:24 PM

Srinagar, Jan 22 (UNI) A militant was killed in an encounter, which ensued after contact was re-established with the ultras on Wednesday in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, where an Army soldier and an SOG jawan died in exchange of fire on Tuesday.

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Entire world facing negative repercussions of playing with nature: Narendra Singh Tomar

22 Jan 2020 | 9:03 PM

Kanpur, Jan 22 (UNI) Cautioning that nature should not be played with, Union Rural Development Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday said that the whole world was facing the bad consequences of playing with nature and humans were themselves responsible for it.

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Preparedness to deal with snow and restoration of public utilities reviewed

22 Jan 2020 | 9:01 PM

Shimla, Jan 22 (UNI) Principal Secretary Revenue Onkar Sharma here on Wednesday reviewed the meeting for preparedness to deal with snow and restoration of public utilities during winter season with Deputy Commissioners of all districts and senior officers of line department, through video conference.

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Rajnish Shourie takes over as Non-Official Director PUNGRAIN

22 Jan 2020 | 8:55 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) Rajnish Shourie on Wednesday assumed charge as Non-official Director of Pungrain in the presence of Chairman Y.S. Ratra, IAS (Retd) and Mrs Anindita Mitra, Managing Director of Pungrain at Anaaj Bhawan, Sector-39 here.

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Teachers should be role models for students: Min

22 Jan 2020 | 8:48 PM

Kangra, Jan 22 (UNI) Urban Development Minister Sarveen Chaudhary on Wednesday stressed on the teachers to prove as role models for their students by showing their dedication towards them and their profession with their positive attitude, sincerely and honestly.

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CAA: Amarinder equates Centre with Nazi govt, gifts Mein Kampf to Sukhbir

CAA: Amarinder equates Centre with Nazi govt, gifts Mein Kampf to Sukhbir

22 Jan 2020 | 8:46 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) Comparing the decisions of the ruling dispensation at the Centre to those taken by the German government, headed by Adolf Hitler during the 1940s, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday sent a copy of 'Mein Kampf' to SAD chief Sukhbir Badal, advising him to read Adolf Hitler’s autobiography to understand the dangerous implications of the unconstitutional legislation passed by the Central government, of which the Akalis were very much a part.

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Spl attention needs in high risk areas to prevent dengue, malaria: Min

22 Jan 2020 | 8:43 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) To control the cases of dengue and malaria in the state, special attention need to be paid towards the high risk areas where maximum such cases are reported, Punjab Health and Family Welfare department Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu said on Wednesday.

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Put your own house in order before commenting on others: Poonia mocks Gehlot

22 Jan 2020 | 8:37 PM

Jaipur, Jan 22 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party state president Satish Poonia on Wednesday slammed Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot over his recent comments on BJP national president's election process, asserting that he should first improve his party's condition before making such remarks.

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Haryana WCD dept to organise 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' prog on Jan 24

22 Jan 2020 | 8:29 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 22 (UNI) In order to commemorate the celebration of girl child on the occasion of National Girl Child Day, Haryana Women and Child Development Department will organise a state-level mega event, under the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao programme on January 24, an official spokesperson said here on Wednesday.

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DC asks officials for speedy disposal of complaints through CM window

22 Jan 2020 | 8:26 PM

Kaithal, Jan 22 (UNI) The Deputy Commissioner Sujan Singh on Wednesday directed the officials of various departments to ensure speedy disposal of complaints receive through the CM window.

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