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  • CBI defends demand to seek custody of Chidambaram
  • UK to have no checks on Irish border: PM Johnson
  • Man Vs Wild edition featuring PM massively boost ratings of Discovery Network
  • EU demands a clear Brexit deal: Macron
  • Pondy Congress condemns P Chidambaram’s arrest
  • VS polls: Haryana police to crack down wanted criminals
  • Indian Army, Tata Realty pact for quality housing
  • No decline in country’s Economy: Nirmala Sitharaman
  • Centre’s thrust on skill development, incubation for MSME in Assam
  • AP HC suspends APGENCOs' order cancelling contract of NECL
  • Gutka worth Rs 24 lakh seized from tempo in Palghar, 1 held
  • Martyred Army Naik cremated at his native village
  • Union HRD Min does surprise visit to ICHR, ICSSR, UGC office
  • Ex-Finance Minister P Chidambaram remanded to five-day CBI custody in INX Media scam case
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Man Vs Wild edition featuring PM massively boost ratings of Discovery Network

22 Aug 2019 | 7:08 PM

Mumbai, Aug 22 (UNI) The August 12 premiere of the popular franchise Man Vs Wild, featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi with adventurer Bear Grylls, has registered the highest ever sampling in the infotainment genre, with 15.

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Gutka worth Rs 24 lakh seized from tempo in Palghar, 1 held

22 Aug 2019 | 6:52 PM

Palghar, Aug 22 (UNI) The Rural Police have seized banned gutka worth around Rs 24 lakh from a tempo at Acchad and arrested one person in connection with the same.

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Strong winds very likely over parts of Arabian Sea, BoB; fishermen advised to stay away

22 Aug 2019 | 6:20 PM

Pune, Aug 22 (UNI) During the next 24 hours, strong winds with speed reaching up to 45-55 kmph, were very likely to prevail over south Arabian Sea, as well as south and coastal Bay of Bengal (BoB), Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

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Security, welfare schemes discussed at Western Zonal Council meet: Gujarat CM

Security, welfare schemes discussed at Western Zonal Council meet: Gujarat CM

22 Aug 2019 | 6:06 PM

Panaji, Aug 22 (UNI) Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday said the Western Zonal Council of India, which met here, discussed issues related to security and implementation of welfare schemes.

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Local Bodies polls: Sena wrests Aurangabad-Jalna seat from Cong

22 Aug 2019 | 5:57 PM

Aurangabad, Aug 22 (UNI) Shiv Sena-BJP-RPI (A)-RSP candidate Ambadas Danve on Thursday wrested the Aurangabad-Jalna local body constituency seat from the Congress-NCP candidate Bhavanidas alias Baburao Kulkarni, by a huge margin of 418 votes, in the Maharashtra Legislative Council elections.

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Nigerian national held with cocaine worth Rs 1.50 cr

22 Aug 2019 | 5:04 PM

Palghar, Aug 22 (UNI) A 31-year-old Nigerian national has been arrested for allegedly possessing 1.

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Dahi Handi celebrations to be low-key affair owing to recent floods

22 Aug 2019 | 4:43 PM

Thane, Aug 22 (UNI) BJP District president Sandeep Lele here on Thursday announced that this year's Dahi Handi festival will be a low-key affair owing to the recent floods which wrecked havoc in the western part of Maharashtra.

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MNS chief Raj Thackeray appears before ED

MNS chief Raj Thackeray appears before ED

22 Aug 2019 | 3:24 PM

Mumbai, Aug 22 (UNI) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Thursday appeared before the
Enforcement Directorate (ED) for questioning, in connection with the IL&FS probe.

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NABARD Goa RO conducts state level workshop on Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme

22 Aug 2019 | 2:51 PM

Panaji, Aug 22 (UNI) NABARD Goa RO organized a state level workshop on Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme (DEDS) and other Government Sponsored Schemes in the city on August 20, 2019.

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Amit Shah arrives in Goa

Amit Shah arrives in Goa

22 Aug 2019 | 1:02 PM

Panaji, Aug 22 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President and Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived at Goa International Airport at Dabolim in South Goa on Thursday.

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Woman held for murdering husbandin Maharashtra

22 Aug 2019 | 12:51 PM

Palghar, Aug 22 (UNI) A 33-year-old woman from Nalla Sopara of the district has been arrested on the alleged charges of stabbing to her husband to death, police said.

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State govt to give 75 pc compensation to businessmen: Deshmukh

21 Aug 2019 | 11:52 PM

Sangli, Maharashtra, Aug 21 (UNI) State government has decided to give 75 percent compensation of the total damage to businessmen affected by flood while Rs 50 thousand would be given to small businessmen like small traders, potters, barbers, said state's help and rehabilitation minister Subhash Deshmukh.

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Debt ridden farmer commits suicide

21 Aug 2019 | 11:42 PM

Nanded, Aug 21 (UNI) A debt ridden farmer from Mukhed tahsil committed suicide by hanging himself from tree on Wednesday.

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Farmer killed by lightning strike in Maharashtra

21 Aug 2019 | 10:06 PM

Nashik, Aug 21 (UNI) A 45 year-old farmer was killed by lightning strike at Adchi village in Nandurbar district on Wednesday.

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ACB nabs RTO official for accepting bribe in Aurangabad

21 Aug 2019 | 8:44 PM

Aurangabad, Aug 21 (UNI) The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Osmanabad unit on Wednesday arrested an agent of Regional Transport Officer (RTO) office and private person while accepting a bribe of Rs 4000 from a complainant.

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