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Surat: Five dead bodies recovered near Navsari district

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 14:02 IST     

Surat (Gujarat) [India], August 16 (ANI): As many as five dead bodies were recovered from the sea near Navsari district in Gujarat, on Wednesday.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 16 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday prohibited the state government from permitting bullock cart races in Maharashtra until rules are framed for these races.

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Kerala [India], August 16 (ANI): The Supreme Court has ordered that retired Apex Court judge Justice R.V. Raveendran will monitor the Kerala Love Jihad case matter, wherein the marriage of a Hindu woman to a Muslim man, after her conversion, was annulled by the Kerala High Court as it amounted to 'Love Jihad'.

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Patna (Bihar) [India], August 16 (ANI): Speaking on the heavy floods in Bihar that have claimed 56 lives so far, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi, on Wednesday, said that the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and the Army are working on war footing to fight the natural calamity the state is facing.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 16 (ANI): The medical students from Tamil Nadu moved to the Supreme Court seeking directive for the state government to start medical counselling soon.

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Sushil Modi says RJD attacked his convoy out of frustration

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 13:04 IST     

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 16 (ANI): Terming Tuesday's attack on his convoy a 'result of Rashtriya Janata Dal's (RJD) frustration,' Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Sushil Modi said that the former cannot accept the fact that they are not in power anymore.

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Agartala (Tripura) [India], August 16 (ANI): With Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar alleging that Doordarshan and the All India Radio refused to broadcast his Independence Day address, state Deputy Assembly Speaker Pabitra Kar questioned the federalism structure of the country.

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RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD(U)

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 12:34 IST     

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 16 (ANI): The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday suffered yet another blow when party spokesperson Pragati Mehta joined its rival faction in the state assembly - the Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)).

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Birbhum (West Bengal) [India], August 16 (ANI): West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice-president Chandra Kumar Bose on Wednesday lashed out at Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee over the disfiguring of his grandfather and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's statue, accusing the party goons of committing this act of sacrilege.

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FERA case against Dinakaran adjourned till August 28

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 12:24 IST     

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 16 (ANI): The Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) case against All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazagham (Amma) faction leader T.T.V. Dinakaran in Chennai's Allikulam Court has been adjourned till August 28.

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Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 16 (ANI): Father of a deceased child, who died in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College tragedy, has filed a police complaint against the state Health Minister, the Medical Education Minister and the Principal Secr

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New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): A total of 101 Indira Canteens, one of Karnataka Government's most ambitious projects to serve affordable food, will roll out on Wednesday, serving breakfast at Rs 5 and lunch and dinner at Rs 10.

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Sringar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 16 (ANI): As a follow up action in the terror-funding case, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is conducting searches today at 12 locations in Srinagar, Baramulla and Handwara.

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Himachal Pradesh's Chamba suffers mild quake

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 10:26 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): A mild earthquake, measuring 3.5 Richter scale, occurred in Chamba, Himachal Pradesh at 8:53 am on Wednesday.

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West Bengal [India], August 16 (ANI): A statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, which was to be unveiled at the Panchra village in Birbhum district, on Tuesday was smeared with ink and the face was damaged by unidentified persons, police said.

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New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertion that separatism will be defeated by embracing Kashmiris and not by abuses or bullets, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday said that to implement this idea, we need to remove Article 370 from the Indian Constitution.

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New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Strongly condemning Doordarshan's alleged refusal to air a pre-recorded Independence Day speech of Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's idea of cooperative federalism.

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Srinagar to be developed as Smart City

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 09:31 IST     

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 16 (ANI): Srinagar, after being included in the "Smart Cities Mission", will go through a major transformation in the coming years as the state government is planning a major infrastructure development.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 16 (ANI): Chennai's opposition party's, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), president M. Karunanidhi has been admitted to the Kauvery Hospital, on Wednesday for an endoscopic procedure, in Chennai.

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New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): In a first-of-its-kind initiative, Air India has started giving boarding priority to serving Armed Forces personnel from the Army, the Air Force and the Navy.

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