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Sena urges Centre to shut down Pak embassy

Updated: Nov 04, 2016 14:40 IST      
Sena urges Centre to shut down Pak embassy

Mumbai [India], Nov 4 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Friday professed the ruling dispensation at the Centre to shut down the Pakistan Embassy and deport their ambassador, alleging that it is the centre from where a whole network against India is channelised.

The Shiv Sena in an editorial in its mouthpiece, Saamna, said that Islamabad is not stopping for committing 'anti-India' activities and in reply of that, New Delhi must take stringent steps to teach the Asian neighbour a lesson.

Backing his party's stand, leader Sanjay Raut said the party outfit has reiterated this demand of taking strict action against Islamabad many times.

"We have said this repeatedly, and demanded this time and again that all the Pakistani embassies situated in India should be shutdown. Every place from where their commercial work is done should be shut, because all these centres work against India," Raut told ANI.

"The first thing which should be done is to deport the Pakistan ambassador sitting in Delhi. I would like to ask does the Centre has the guts to do so? As a whole network against India is run from there," he added. (ANI)

IAF to conduct flood rescue operations in Gujarat

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 16:11 IST     

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], July 24 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday has released four helicopters to conduct flood rescue and relief operations in different parts of Rajasthan.

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AAI, Uttarakhand Govt.ink MoU on aviation development

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 16:05 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Going ahead with its commitment towards the responsibility of creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in the country, Airports Authority of India (AAI), has signed an MoU with Government of Uttarakhand on 21st July, 2017 and joined hands with Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Development Authority (UCADA).

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday issued a notice to the Delhi Police and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy over the plea of Sunanda Pushkar's son Shiv Menon, who sought to be party to Swamy's Public Interest Litigation (PIL).

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New Delhi [India] July 24 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday sought reply from Tihar Jail on a plea of middleman S. Chandershekhar accused in connection with the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) symbol bribe case, alleging he was strip-searched by the officials.

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NDRF rescue ops in full swing in flood affected areas

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 15:35 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams are continuously engaged in Rescue and Relief operations with full zeal and commitment in various flood prone areas across the country.

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Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 24 (ANI): Students of a government school here have demanded the construction of a bridge to enable them to commute over an overflowing drain in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district.

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CRPF organises sports event to reduce soldiers stress levels

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 15:10 IST     

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 24 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) organised a sports meet to reduce the stress level of soldiers who have been working under difficult situations across Jammu and Kashmir.

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Citing the example of the National Defence Academy (NDA) where cadets from Army, Navy and Air Force are allotted degrees by the Jawahar Lal Nehru University only, Vice Chancellor (VC) Jagdish Kumar on Monday asserted that displaying an Army tank in the campus will only show their closer association with the defence institutes in this country.

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New Delhi [India] July 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said that the 'genie' of Bofors case will continue to haunt Congress until a proper investigation is conducted.

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Pune (Maharashtra) [India], July 24 (ANI): Coming down heavily on senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram's statement that the new tax regime introduced by the Centre is the 'Indian indirect tax and not really the Goods and Services Tax (GST)', the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday stated that the Centre has never passed a bill without 100 percent vote from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): After the Lok Sabha witnessed uproar during the zero hour, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday suspended six Congress MPs for five days citing unruly behavior.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 24 (ANI): After a 36-year-old biker from Mumbai's Bandra died on a pothole-ridden road from Dahanu to Jawahar Road, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Manda Vijay on Monday said the road contractors of the area should be blacklisted.

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Terror funding case: NIA arrests seven Separatist leaders

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 14:47 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency arrested seven Separatist leaders in connection with the terror funding case.

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today flagged off the first batch of 300 Haj pilgrims from New Delhi Airport with prayers of country's safety and prosperity.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 24 (ANI): Following the death of a Bandra biker in Maharshtra's Palghar district due to potholes, Minister of Public Works Chandrakant Bacchu Patil assured that the state government has ordered an enquiry on the issue.

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Ghazibad (Uttar Pradesh) [India] July 24 (ANI): In a massive development in the Nithari killings, a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Court in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on Monday awarded the death sentence to accused Moninder Singh Pandher and Surinder Koli in the 20-year-old Pinki Sarkar murder case.

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday flatly rejected the assertion by National Conference Chief Farooq Abdullah that Pakistan and China could be asked to mediate in resolving the Kashmir issue.

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New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Pandemonium reined in Parliament on Monday when the opposition trooped into the Wells of both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha to protest against the Centre's recent actions with regard to the Bofors Gun Case, frequent incidents of mob lynching arising out of the ban on cow slaughter and the National Eligibility-cum-entrance Test (NEET).

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BJP must act against RSS idealogue Dinanath Batra: Congress

Updated: Jul 24, 2017 13:44 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): After Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist Dinanath Batra sent recommendations to the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to remove Urdu and Arabic words from school text books, the Congress Party on Monday called on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to take action.

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New Delhi [India] July 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre on a plea seeking permission to abort 26 week old foetus of a 10-year-old rape survivor.

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