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  • CAA: Delhi HC asks cops to take suo motu action
  • Trump's India visit sheer wastage of money: IGP
  • Declaring COVID-19 as 'pandemic' has no tangible benefits: WHO chief
  • Coronavirus: Bukhari appeals Centre to evacuate J&K students stranded in Iran
  • Govt likely to change rules allowing foreign firms to supply trucks to defence sector : Diamler
  • Will give up life rather than giving up state's precious water resources: CM
  • Army chief reviews security along LoC in Kashmir, asks soldiers to remain alert
  • Punjab cabinet okays tabling of budget, suplementary demands for grants etc
  • Will ensure Kartarpur corridor is not shut down: Capt Amarinder
  • Brazil confirms first case of coronavirus
  • Law student gang rape case: 11 held guilty; Punishment to be announced on March 2
  • GDP growth to stay flat at 4 5 pc in Quarter 3 of FY20: SBI economists
  • Over 750,000 South Koreans sign petition to impeach President over coronavirus outbreak
  • Pakistan declares Nawaz Sharif as ‘absconder’
  • Bullion Market closing rates

PU board exams: Students won’t be allowed to leave exam halls till last bell

25 Feb 2020 | 11:09 PM

Mysuru, Feb 25(UNI) The Pre-University Education Department was taking several measures to prevent paper leaks during the II PU examinations, scheduled to commence from March 4, a statement said on Tuesday.

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Goa approaches SC seeking to restrain K'aka from construction along Mhadei

25 Feb 2020 | 11:06 PM

Panaji, Feb 25 (UNI) The Goa Government on Tuesday approached Supreme Court seeking interim relief to restrain Karnataka from carrying out any activity or construction over its project on River Mhadei.

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Youth stabs girl, commits suicide in Samba

25 Feb 2020 | 11:04 PM

Jammu, Feb 25 (UNI) A 25-year-old youth on Tuesday stabbed a girl and later committed suicide by jumping in front of the train and died in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Museum for Mysuru school of paintings

25 Feb 2020 | 10:58 PM

Mysuru, Feb 25(UNI) Ramsons Kala Pratishtana, which is into promotion of arts and crafts, would have a permanent museum to display Mysuru school of paintings to mark its silver jubilee celebrations, a statement said on Tuesday.

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J&K govt invites travellers, adventure enthusiasts; launches campaigns across country

25 Feb 2020 | 10:49 PM

Srinagar, Feb 25 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Government is taking all possible measures to woo tourists and adventure enthusiasts to visit and explore the Himalayan region—assuring them safety and warm welcome, an official spokesperson said here on Tuesday.

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EG SP advises Armed Reserve Police to keep abreast of critical law and order situations

25 Feb 2020 | 10:48 PM

Kakinada, Feb 25(UNI) East Godavari Superintendent of Police Adnan Nayeem Asmi on Tuesday advised the armed reserve police to be on ever alert keeping abreast of different critical law and order situations.

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Imams’ emolument raised in MP

25 Feb 2020 | 10:41 PM

Bhopal, Feb 25 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday concurred with Minorities Welfare Minister Arif Aqueel’s proposal to enhance imams’ honoraria from Rs 2,200 to Rs 5,000 each and that of muezzins from Rs 1,900 to Rs 4,500.
“Service to humanity is the greatest religion. When we perform the action of assisting the impecunious, we actually obey our faith’s message in letter and spirit,” the Chief Minister was officially quoted as saying in the state capital while dedicating to the public a new building of the Madhya Pradesh Masajid (plural for mosque) Committee.

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Ramdas Athavale criticises Congress over opposing US President's visit to India

25 Feb 2020 | 10:40 PM

Kolhapur, Feb 25 (UNI) Union Minister of State for Social Justice and RPI chief Ramdas Athavale on Tuesday criticised the Congress party for opposing the visit of United States President Donald Trump.

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A woman drug peddler arrested in central Kashmir

25 Feb 2020 | 10:27 PM

Srinagar, Feb 25 (UNI) A woman drug peddler was arrested and contraband substance recovered in central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, a police spokesperson said on Tuesday.

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Former MLA Sanjeeva Rao passes away

25 Feb 2020 | 10:08 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 25 (UNI) Former MLA B Sanjeev Rao died of a heart attack on Tuesday while undergoing treatment in a private hospital.

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Increased focus on data privacy boosts jobs in cybersecurity

25 Feb 2020 | 10:05 PM

Bengaluru, Feb 25 (UNI) Data from job site Indeed reveals that postings for cybersecurity-related jobs have increased by 98 pc in the last three years (December 2016-2019).

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Urdu, best suited for Communicating Science: Nakul Parashar

25 Feb 2020 | 10:00 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 25 (UNI) Urdu a language usually associated with sweet poetic expression of love and romance is equally effective in communicating and popularising science, Director Vigyan Srasar Departament of Science and Technology, New Delhi Nakul Parashar said here on Tuesday.

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Haryana CM attends dinner hosted for US President at Rashtrapati Bhawan

25 Feb 2020 | 9:54 PM

Chandigarh Feb 25 (UNI) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that he got an invitation for the dinner at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi on Tuesday being hosted for U.S. President Mr Donald Trump who is on his two-day visit to India.

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Excise Policy made harsher: Dy CM

25 Feb 2020 | 9:48 PM

Chandigarh, Feb 25 (UNI) Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala, who also holds the portfolio of Excise and Taxation Department said that to make the Rules more strict, an important decision has been taken in the Excise Policy for the year 2020-21. As per the new rules, the people involved in liquor smuggling will not get bail before six months, while earlier the time period for the same was only 15 days. Apart from this, distilleries operating across the State will also be closely monitored through flow meters.

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MANUU Polytechnic bags Chhatra Vishwakarma Award

25 Feb 2020 | 9:47 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 25 (UNI) Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Polytechnic team from Hyderabad has bagged Chhatra Vishwakarma Award 2019, a MANUU statement here said on Tuesday.

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