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  • S Korea, US hold working-group meeting to discuss N Korea issues
  • Syria's Manbij council says detained Terror group colluding with Turkish intelligence
  • Three security force personnel injured in grenade attack in Srinagar
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire on LoC, India retaliates
  • EU imposes tariffs on rice imported from Cambodia, Myanmar
  • Modi arrives in Gujarat for three-day visit
  • MP CM orders crackdown on drugs
  • Pocharam Srinivas Reddy files nomination for Assembly Speaker's post
  • At least 10 militants killed in E Afghanistan
  • Assembly adjourned for day
  • Modi on three-day Gujarat visit
  • Chinese Government confirms Vice Premier's visit to US for trade talks on January 30-31
  • US House Judiciary Committee may demand release of Mueller's Russia report in court- Chair
  • Sugar rates steady in Kolhapur market
  • 3 labourers choked to death in sewage plant in Thane

Centre approves Baramulla-Kupwara rail link

29 Nov 2018 | 5:35 PM

Srinagar, Nov 29 (UNI) In a significant initiative to expand connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir, the Central government has approved extension of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link upto Kupwara in north Kashmir.

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FFC Chairman expresses optimism over grants to Nagaland

29 Nov 2018 | 5:33 PM

Kohima Nov 29 (UNI) The 15th Finance Commission (FFC) Chairman Nand Kishore Singh has said that the Commission is going back optimistic and enthused by initiatives of the Nagaland State Government and by the current development metrics.

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Govt committed to development of tribal areas:CM Jai Ram Thakur

29 Nov 2018 | 5:33 PM

Shimla, Nov 29(UNI) Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday said that state government is committed towards development of tribal areas so that they could also harp the benefit of development.

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Annual Classical dance festival to kick start at Konark on Dec 1

29 Nov 2018 | 5:29 PM

Bhubaneswar, Nov 29 (UNI) The annual Classical dance festival and the International Sand Art
Festival at Konark, organized by the Tourism department, will kick start from December one next.

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Naval officers organise motivational interaction with school students

29 Nov 2018 | 5:27 PM

Ramanathapuram, Nov 29 (UNI) Officers of "INS Parundu," the Indian Naval Air Station at Uchipuli in Ramanathapuram district had conducted an motivational interaction with the students of National Higher Secondary School as part of the Navy week celebrations on Wednesday.

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Chandigarh admin concedes to take recruitment test for JBT teachers in Punjabi medium after intervention by SAD

29 Nov 2018 | 5:26 PM

Chandigarh, Nov 29 (UNI) The Chandigarh administration has offered the choice of Punjabi medium to the aspiring JBT candidates in its latest recruitment drive for hiring 418 JBT teachers for the schools across the Union Territory after this issue was raised by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), terming it a step-motherly treatment to the Punjabi, an official language of Punjab in its own capital Chandigarh.

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Lawyer found dead in Agartala

29 Nov 2018 | 5:24 PM

Agartala, Nov 29 (UNI) Body of an advocate of High Court of Tripura
was found in his house at Abhoynagar of the city this morning, which
sparked off panic in the locality.

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Squall weather likely in Bay of Bengal, Tamil Nadu coast during next 24 hours

29 Nov 2018 | 5:21 PM

Pune, Nov 29 (UNI) Night temperatures were below normal in some parts of Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim,east Madhya Pradesh,madhya Maharashtra,Marathwada,Vidarbha,Telangana and of interior Karnataka.

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Kartarpur can be new beginning, some TV channels trying to distort the gesture: Mehbooba

29 Nov 2018 | 5:20 PM

Srinagar, Nov 29 (UNI) Describing Kartarpur corridor as a new beginning of reconciliation between India and Pakistan, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday alleged that some TV channels are trying to distort the gesture and are projecting it as a conspiracy to create Khalistan.

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Nagaland CM appeals for grant for development of state

29 Nov 2018 | 5:18 PM

Kohima, Nov 29 (UNI) Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has said that to supplement the revenues of Nagaland, there would be need for the Government of India to pay out of the Consolidated Fund of India, lump sum each year for the development programmes in Nagaland and grant-in-aid towards meeting the cost of administration.

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BJP to fight against Coalition government in Karnataka both inside the House during the Session and outside: Yeddyurappa

29 Nov 2018 | 5:16 PM

Bengaluru, Nov 29 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will continue its fight against the JDS-Congress Coalition government in Karnataka headed by Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy both in the House during the Winter Session beginning at Belagavi from December 10 and outside.

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Police foils PDP rally in Srinagar against SAC decision on J&K bank

29 Nov 2018 | 5:12 PM

Srinagar, Nov 29 (UNI) Police on Thursday foiled a protest rally of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in this summer capital, against the Governor administration's decision to treat the J&K Bank as a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU).

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De'Longhi Group forms strategic partnership with Orient Electric in India

29 Nov 2018 | 5:06 PM

Kolkata, Nov 29 (UNI) De'Longhi Group, the renowned Italian small appliances maker, today announced a strategic partnership with Orient Electric Limited, part of the diversified USD 1.

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Com Pansare murder case: Amol Kale gets 15-day magisterial custody

29 Nov 2018 | 5:05 PM

Kolhapur, Nov 29 (UNI) A Magistrate court on Thursday extended the custody of Amol Kale, prime accused in the murder of Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Com Govindrao Pansare, till December 13.

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Normal life remains crippled for 4th day in south Kashmir

29 Nov 2018 | 5:02 PM

Srinagar, Nov 29 (UNI) Normal life remained crippled for the fourth successive day on Thursday, as shops and business establishments were closed and traffic was off the roads in majority of the areas in south Kashmir, against the killing of a civilian and militants during the last about one week.

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