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CPI(M) to protest against overloading in transport buses

25 Jun 2019 | 8:36 PM

Shimla, Jun 25 (UNI) In wake of recent Banjar accident which claimed lives of 45 people, the state unit of Communist Party of India (Marxist) have decided to protest against the overloading in transport buses on Jun 27 at CPI(M) state headquarter and all subdivisions, the party said in a statement.

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Cattle smuggling kingpin brought from Bihar

25 Jun 2019 | 8:34 PM

Guwahati, Jun 25 (UNI) An alleged kingpin of cattle snuggling racket to Bangladesh, Mohammed Sarfaraz, who was arrested in Bihar last week, was brought to Assam yesterday.

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CVC expresses anguish over delay in disposing off enquiries by DVO in J&K

25 Jun 2019 | 8:33 PM

Srinagar, Jun 25 (UNI) Reviewing the status of cases pending with the District Vigilance Officers (DVO) of Kashmir division, Chief Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) P L Gupta on Tuesday expressed anguish at delay in disposing off the enquiries entrusted to DVO by State Vigilance Commission and Anti Corruption Bureau.

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NDMA reviews mock drill for Amarnath Yatra

NDMA reviews mock drill for Amarnath Yatra

25 Jun 2019 | 8:32 PM

Anantnag, Jun 25 (UNI) The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) consultant Brig (Retd) Kuldeep Singh on Tuesday reviewed mock exercise for annual pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, an official spokesman said.

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Madras HC grants anticipatory bail to film director Ranjith

25 Jun 2019 | 8:32 PM

Madurai, Jun 25 (UNI) Madras High Court Madurai Bench on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to Tamil film director Pa.

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J&K man who made obscene remarks against martyr's wife held

25 Jun 2019 | 8:31 PM

Guwahati, Jun 25(UNI) Acting swiftly on the directive of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and showing no leniency to any action purported to outrage women’s modesty, the Crime Branch of Assam Police with the help of Jammu and Kashmir Police, arrested one Mohammad Abbas Bhat alias Syed Abbass for allegedly making obscene comment on the widow of slain CRPF jawan Sunil Kalita, who was killed in a Maoist attack in Jharkhand recently.

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Lok Adalat settles 216 cases at Shopian

25 Jun 2019 | 8:29 PM

Srinagar, Jun 25 (UNI) A Lok Adalat on Tuesday settled 216 cases of different nature in south Kashmir district of Shopian, an official spokesman said here.

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Woman injured critically in bomb explosion in Hooghly

25 Jun 2019 | 8:28 PM

Kolkata, Jun 25 (UNI) A vegetable vendor was today seriously wounded when a socket bomb, packed in a container, went off after she picked it up from a road at Bandel in West Bengal's Hooghly
district, police said today .

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Controversy over appointment of Ministers echoes in Maharashtra assembly

25 Jun 2019 | 8:27 PM

Mumbai, Jun 25 (UNI) The issue of recently appointed ministers by Devendra Fadnavis-led government the issue on Tuesday rocked the lower House, with the opposition Congress terming it "unconstitutional" while the Chief Minister defended the move saying the state would submit a detailed reply in this regard in the High Court.

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“We must pledge not to discriminate against anyone on the basis of skin colour”: Mamata

25 Jun 2019 | 8:19 PM

Kolkata, Jun 25 (UNI) West Bengal chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the occasion of World Vitiligo Day today said, “We must pledge not to discriminate against anyone on the basis of skin colour.

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Mumbai releases 114 more Haj seats for Telangana

25 Jun 2019 | 8:18 PM

Hyderabad, Jun 25 (UNI) Telangana State Haj Committee Chairman Mohammed Masiullah Khan and B Shafiullah IFS, Executive Officer, Telangana State Haj Committee on Tuesday informed in joint statement that the Haj Committee of India, Mumbai, released 114 more seats in waiting list for Telangana State.

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Nitish takes police officers to task for deteriorating law and order situation

25 Jun 2019 | 8:10 PM

Patna, Jun 25 (UNI) Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today reprimanded police officers for rising crime graph and ordered for stern action against police personnel found guilty of negligence in their duties.

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Gauhati HC puts onus on Forest officials on elephants transfer issue

25 Jun 2019 | 8:07 PM

Guwahati, Jun 25 (UNI) Disposing a PIL seeking its intervention in the transport on lease of four elephants from Assam to Gujarat, a division bench of Gauhati High Court today said that the safety of the pachyderms is of paramount importance and it was best left to the experts to be taken care of.

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Anganwadi workers seek government employees’ status

25 Jun 2019 | 8:05 PM

Kakinada, Jun 25(UNI) Andhra Pradesh Anganwadi workers and helpers union at its meeting here on Tuesday has demanded the government to accord recognition to the Anganwadi workers as government employees and extend retirement benefits and other facilities to them.

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Prof Meera Srinivas appointed as Director of CCLT in EFLU

25 Jun 2019 | 8:03 PM

Hyderabad, Jun 25 (UNI) Prof E Suresh Kumar, Vice Chancellor, the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad, has appointed Prof Meera Srinivas, Department of Materials Development, Testing and Evaluation, School of English Language Education, as Director of the Centre for Consultancy and Language Training (CCLT) of the University.

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