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TN CM orders judicial probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 18:44 IST     

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 17 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E. Palaniswami on Thursday ordered a judicial probe into the death of former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa.

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Nigerian national arrested with possession of Ganja in Goa

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 18:32 IST     

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): A Nigerain national was arrested on Wednesday in Goa's Calangute, while selling narcotics substance Ganja at Baga.

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Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 17 (ANI): A girl, Rama Chaturvedi, from Uttarakhand was shot dead on Thursday by two bike-borne assailants in Sahibabad area of Ghaziabad District.

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Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): The Government of India's initiative of reduction in knee implant rates has encouraged the middle and lower middle class people to undergo knee surgeries in the country.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday hit at the opposition, while saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government at national and state level is determined to practice 'farmer centric politics', which was burdened by debts for last 14-15 years by the previous government.

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Rajnath hails UP CM Adityanath's farm loan waiver scheme

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 17:58 IST     

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Union Home Minster Rajnath Singh on Thursday congratulated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for the launch of state government's flagship 'Krishi Rin Mochan Yojna' (farm loan waiver scheme).

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Sharad Yadav compares BJP reign with that of Adolf Hitler

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 17:57 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Comparing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government rule with that of Adolf Hitler, Janata Dal (United) (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Thursday said when the people of India and world stand together, then even Hitler will have to bow down in front of them.

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New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, amid the Doklam standoff, will lead the Indian Delegation participating in Seven Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states meeting on Prevention and Elimination of Emergency Situations that will be held at Choplon Ata in Kyrgyz Republic from 23 to 25 August.

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Ahmed Patel slams BJP, accuses it of 'misusing agency'

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 17:31 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Thursday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah stating that the country is run by two people who have ruined every agency or organization till date.

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Army starts search operations in Bandipora's Gurez sector

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 17:25 IST     

Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 17 (ANI): The Indian Army on Thursday started a cordon and search operation in Gurez tehsil of Bandipora in Jammu and Kashmir following a brief exchange of fire with terrorists, who attempted to breach the Line of Control (LoC).

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New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has complained to election authority about fake news claiming that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will return back to Central Ministry if he loses Goa by-elections.

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New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on the bail plea of Malegaon blasts accused Col. Srikant Purohit.

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Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], August 17 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday filed a fresh status report in the Himachal Pradesh High Court in connection with the gang-rape-and-murder case of a 16-year-old girl.

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New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday hit back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for cornering the Central Government and said his statements are more of a political cry, arising out of a deep sense of dismay.

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Lalu accuses Nitish of murdering democracy in Bihar

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 15:46 IST     

Ranchi (Jharkhand), August 17 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of 'murdering democracy' in Bihar.

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100 kg of sea cucumber seized in Rameswaram

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 15:40 IST     

Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 17 (ANI): The Coastal Marine Police on Thursday seized a total of 100 kg of sea cucumber worth Rs. 5 lakh here.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Training guns at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government at the Centre and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi party's ideological parent RSS follows "a divisive agenda."

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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 17 (ANI): The students of the National School of Drama (NSD) Bengaluru took to protest outside Guru Nanak Bhavan on Thursday as they were evicted from premises due to non-payment of rent dues by institution.

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Unnao (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 17 (ANI): After Akhilesh Yadav was detained on the Agra Lucknow Expressway, and later released, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said that it was a pre-planned conspiracy in order to grab the Zilla (district) Panchayat seat.

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Karnool (Andhra Pradesh) [India], August 17 (ANI): Actor and Hindupur Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA Balakrishna slapped a fan who was attempting to click a selfie, on Wednesday night.

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