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Jharkhand reports 1,321 nCoV cases, 8 deaths

21 Sep 2020 | 11:56 PM

Ranchi, Sep 21 (UNI) With a total of 1,321 fresh cases of coronavirus detected across the state on Monday, the overall tally of Covid-19 patients in Jharkhand reached 72,673.

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Veteran journalist Arun Verma passes away

21 Sep 2020 | 11:52 PM

Patna, Sep 21 (UNI) Former Information Commissioner of Bihar and former editor of all India radio and Doordarshan Patna Arun Kumar Verma, died here on Monday. He was 66.

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Former ADG of AIR Abhaya Padhi dies of  Covid

Former ADG of AIR Abhaya Padhi dies of Covid

21 Sep 2020 | 11:25 PM

Sambalpur, Sep 21 (UN) Former Additional Director General of All India Radio Abhaya Padhi, who tested covid positive, breathed his last in a private hospital in Bargarh today. He was 71.

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CAG Report ending March’19 submitted; Budget Manual not available for Control of Expenditure

21 Sep 2020 | 11:11 PM

Gangtok,Sep 21 (UNI) The report of Comptroller & Auditor General of India has been made public.

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MP Indra Hang asks for early resolution of reservation issue of Limboo-Tamangs

21 Sep 2020 | 11:02 PM

Gangtok,Sep 21 (UNI) Sikkim’s lone Lok Sabha MP Indra Hang Subba has urged the Central government to resolve seat reservation issue regarding Limboo and Tamang tribes.

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Sikkim Assembly Session concludes; Supplementary Grants worth Rs 45123.63 lakhs passed

21 Sep 2020 | 10:57 PM

Gangtok, Sep 21 (UNI) The Sikkim Legislative Assembly on Monday voted and passed Supplementary Grants of Demands amounting to Rs 45,123.63 lakhs.

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Educational institutions partially re-open in Meghalaya

21 Sep 2020 | 10:46 PM

Shillong, Sep 21 (UNI) After almost six months of remaining completely closed, educational institutions, including schools partially re-opened in Meghalaya from Monday for senior students on a voluntary basis only for the purpose of seeking guidance from the teachers.

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Jharkhand CM makes veiled attack on BJP over SPOs agitation

21 Sep 2020 | 10:45 PM

Ranchi, Sep 21 (UNI) On the second day of the Monsoon Session of Jharkhand Assembly, the question hour was washed out, after BJP MLAs created a ruckus demanding withdrawal of land mutation bill and providing permanent service to the special police officers, who are sitting on dharna for the last 10 days.

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NHRC seeks ATR on death of two unattended covid positive patients in Odisha

21 Sep 2020 | 10:25 PM

Kendrapara,Sep 21 (UNI) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today sought an Action Taken Report (ATR) from the Odisha Health and Family Welfare, Secretary on denial of treatment and subsequent death of two COVID-19 patients in Dhenkanal district

In a petition, Rights activist Radhakanta Tripathy alleged that two persons died due to failure, inaction and negligence of the doctors and the staff at Government District Headquarters Hospital (DHH), Dhenkanal,
Adjudicating the petition, the NHRC today directed the State Health and Family Welfare Secretary to submit an Action Taken Report within four weeks.

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Two ASI suspended for consuming liquor in Bihar

21 Sep 2020 | 10:16 PM

Bhagalpur, Sep 21 (UNI) Two assistant sub inspectors (ASI)--Subhash Yadav and Paramhans Singh--were suspended for consuming liquor within the premises of Bhawanipur sub police station where they are posted.

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Lawyer shot dead in Buxar

21 Sep 2020 | 10:11 PM

Buxar, Sep 21 (UNI) Some armed criminals shot dead a lawyer Kunal Pande (35) under Muffasil police station area when he was going to the court here this morning.

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91-year-old man defeats Covid-19 in Odisha

21 Sep 2020 | 10:09 PM

Bhubaneswar, Sep 21(UNI) A 91-year-old man has brought cheers to the doctors and health care workers at SUM Covid Hospital by defeating the deadly coronavirus.

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Schools, colleges reopen in Assam with sparse attendance

21 Sep 2020 | 10:02 PM

Guwahati, Sep 21 (UNI) Government educational institutes in Assam reopened in a phased manner from today even as the COVID 19 caseload in the state continued to climb.

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Govt to bring proposal in favour of Sarna religious code in assembly on Tuesday

21 Sep 2020 | 10:00 PM

Ranchi, Sep 21 (UNI) The Jharkhand Government has decided to bring a proposal for Sarna religious codeduring the ongoing Monsoon Session of the Vidhan Sabha.

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Odisha: Police retrieve bodies of woman and her daughter, detain cousin

21 Sep 2020 | 9:55 PM

Kendrapara , Sep 21 (UNI)Police have retrieved the bodies of a 47-year old mother from the bank of Hansua River and her minor pregnant daughter's body from a pond at Manpada village under Rajnagar police limit.

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