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Crocodiles rescued from Gujarat suburbs

Vadodara, Aug 13 (UNI) Team of a wildlife NGO and forest department on Tuesday rescued three crocodiles here. The reptiles had entered the suburbs during the recent floods caused by heavy rainfall across the state.
'However, in a separate incident one such reptile was crushed to death by an unknown vehicle in the district,' the forest official said.

Earlier, three crocodiles were rescued from Vadsar village under Manjalpur taluka, near Jambuwa bridge in Makarpura and Akota in Sayajiganj area.

Notably large number of crocodiles lived in river Vishwamitri that flows amidst Vadodara city and other water bodies of the district. They had entered the city and other parts of the district during floods triggered by incessant rains.
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Siddhivinayak gets 35 kg gold by anonymous donor

20 Jan 2020 | 10:25 PM

Mumbai, Jan 20 (UNI) For the first time in its 220 year history, the famed Siddhivinayak Temple in Prabhadevi sports a gilded look courtesy a 35 kg gold worth Rs14 crore, made by an ‘anonymous’ Delhi devotee, a top official said here on Monday.

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Mah HM opposes Thackrey's nightlife tourism plan

20 Jan 2020 | 10:22 PM

Mumbai, Jan 20 (UNI) Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Monday said that the nightlife initiative by Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray will not be implemented across the city for a moment as the police are already overburdened and they cannot take additional job in the given circumstances.

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Separate water body to be set up for Nanded: Minister

20 Jan 2020 | 10:15 PM

Nanded, Jan 20 (UNI) A separate water body will be set up for the city to avoid a possible conflict between the people of rural and urban areas over sharing of water from the Vishnupuri irrigation project, said Public Works Department and Guardian Minister of the district Ashok Chavan on Monday.

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Guj: Leopard locked inside house caged by forest department team

20 Jan 2020 | 9:42 PM

Bhuj, Jan 20 (UNI) A leopard which had entered into a house in Moti Gondhiyar village under Nakhtrana taluka of Kutch district was caged by forest department team on Monday.

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BJP, AAP flay Railway official for calling Goa MLA Portuguese desecent

20 Jan 2020 | 9:42 PM

Panaji, Jan 20 (UNI) Leaders of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as well as opposition leaders on Monday demanded resignation of South Western Railway Manager Ajay Kumar Singh for allegedly suggesting that BJP MLA from Goa Alina Saldinha was a Portuguese descent.

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