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Cauvery water row: SC to hear TN's plea on Sept. 2

Updated: Aug 26, 2016 12:14 IST      
Cauvery water row: SC to hear TN's plea on Sept. 2

New Delhi [India], Aug. 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear Tamil Nadu Government's plea seeking release of 50 TMC of water from Karnataka in connection with the Cauvery water row. The apex court will hear the plea on September 2.

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah yesterday said that the state will not be able to share Cauvery River's water with Tamil Nadu as the rainfall deficit has left the state in acute water crisis.

Addressing a delegation of Tamil Nadu farmers, Siddaramaiah said, "We have only 50 TMC of water, that is 50 percent deficiency, we need water for drinking purposes. Nearly 40 TMC of water will be needed we will be left with just 20 TMC, with that we will have to irrigation and give Tamil Nadu, please understand our position."

Siddaramaiah has called the meeting of floor leaders of the State Legislative Assembly and the Council on August 27 to discuss Tamil Nadu's repeated demands for release of water and the situation in Cauvery basin area due to deficit rain fall. (ANI)

Rose Valley Scam: Former ED officer granted bail

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 15:36 IST     

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 23 (ANI): Former Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer Manoj Kumar on Friday was granted bail from the Bankshall Court on a bond of Rs 40,000 in connection with Rose Valley scam.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh on Friday stated the brutal lynching of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob, was an 'irreligious act in the name of religion'.

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Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 23 (ANI): The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday conducted raids on Public Health Department Chief Engineer, Paamu Rangarao and Andhra Medical College Professor, Vijay Kumar here.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): With the opposition choosing former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar as their presidential nominee, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday called on those with 'secular ideology' to extend their full support to her.

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Cop lynching marks a new low for J-K Govt.: Rahul Gandhi

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 14:41 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday condemned the lynching of Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammad Ayub Pandith and said it marks a new low.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): The Centre on Friday expressed its confidence over National Democratic Alliance (NDA) nominee Ram Nath Kovind's victory in the presidential polls and thanked the opposition parties for their support.

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Lynching of Kashmir cop against Islam, humanity: Congress

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 13:43 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Condemning the brutal lynching of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday stated that the brutal act was against both tIslam and humanity.

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Bimal Gurung resigns from GTA's chief executive post

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 13:42 IST     

Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 23 (ANI): Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung on Friday resigned from the post of chief executive of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA).

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Darjeeling unrest: 43 GJM members resign from GTA

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 13:32 IST     

Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 23 (ANI): At least 43 Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) members resigned from the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA).

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Next PSLV launch to carry replacement satellite: ISRO

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 13:25 IST     

Sriharikota [India], June 23 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday in its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C38) launched the 712 kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for earth observation along with 30 co-passenger satellites.

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Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] June 23 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Friday branded the cop lynching incident as 'murder' and assured action in the matter.

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Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], June 23 (ANI): The Indore Police on Friday denied the death report of 17 patients due to oxygen supply cut and said the death was due to illness.

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New Delhi [India] June 23 (ANI): National Democratic Alliance's (NDA's) Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said the President of India is above politics.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Ram Nath Kovind, who has been chosen as a nominee by the National Democratic Party (NDA) for the upcoming Presidential elections, filed his nomination papers in the Parliament House here today.

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Cop lynched: Two arrested, third identified, says J-K Police

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 13:06 IST     

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] June 23 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday said two people have been arrested and a third person has been identified in connection with the lynching of Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Opposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar on Friday expressed her happiness at being nominated, while stating that the poll is a fight of ideology.

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Bhind (Madhya Pradesh) [India] June 23 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader named Gajraj Jatav on Friday announced cash reward of Rs. 10 lakh to anyone who would sever tongue of Jammu and Kashmir Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq for supporting Pakistan after it defeated India in Champions Trophy finals.

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CBSE declares NEET-UG results

Updated: Jun 23, 2017 12:42 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): After persistent delays, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released the Under-Graduate results of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), which was taken by 12 lakh students aiming to join medical and dental colleges across the country.

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Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 23 (ANI): Kashmiri separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday condemned the brutal lynching of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob, stating that such brutality to snatch the humanity and values cannot be allowed.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday announced the addition of 30 new cities under the Government of India's 'Smart City' project, with the total number of cities under the umbrella project reaching 90 so far.

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