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CRPF says normalcy returning in Darjeeling

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 19:24 IST     

Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Monday said the normalcy is returning in Darjeeling as the strength of the force has been increased to tackle the indefinite strike called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha for a separate Gorkhaland.

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Panipat (Haryana) [India], June 12 (ANI): At least one person was killed and six injured after roof of an under construction Gurudwara collapsed in Haryana's Panipat on Monday.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 12 (ANI): Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has said that the differently abled children can be the best ambassadors for this innovative and ambitious campaign 'Anuyatra' or walking together campaign - for the persons with special needs.

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Bombay HC questions Sanjay Dutt's early release

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:48 IST     

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 12 (ANI): In a fresh spell of trouble for Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, the Bombay High Court on Monday asked the Maharashtra Government to justify its decision to release actor Sanjay Dutt from prison eight months early in the 1993 serial blasts case.

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Nitish hits back at UP Dy CM over re-elections

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:48 IST     

Patna (Bihar) [India], June 12 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday dared Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya to conduct fresh elections to ascertain the popularity of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its National Democratic Alliance (NDA) partners in Uttar Pradesh.

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INS Sahyadri on overseas deployment to Papua New Guinea

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:40 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): In pursuance of India's Act East policy, Indian Naval Ship Sahyadri is on an overseas deployment to the South East Asia and Southern Indian Ocean.

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56 snakelings born via artificial incubation in WB zoo

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:39 IST     

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 12 (ANI): Three Pythons in Kolkata's Alipore Zoo gave birth to 56 snakelings by the process of artificial incubation. It is being termed as the historical achievement for the zoo.

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Goyal links '24x7 Power' with consumer honesty

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:21 IST     

New Delhi [India] June 12 (ANI): Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday linked 24x7 power supply with the transmission and distribution (T&D) losses and consumer honesty.

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Patna (Bihar) [India], June 12 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, today slammed the NDA government over their ignorance towards the ongoing agrarian crisis.

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New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Monday sent Ajay Pal Chauhan, who is accused of helping a 40-year-old woman "honey-trap" a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Gujarat, to judicial custody till June 23.

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Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 12 (ANI): In an incident which can surprise one and all, a calf born with a deformed human face is being hailed as a reincarnation of Lord Vishnu-Gokaran by the people in Muzaffarnagar District of Uttar Pradesh.

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NHRC notice to Bihar over denial of mortuary van

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 18:06 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued notice to Bihar government and sought clarification over a report that a man in Bihar was forced to take the body of his deceased wife on a motor cycle after a government hospital didn't provide him a mortuary van.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], June 12 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam on Monday said the panel appointed for merger talks was not doing anything towards development and that's why the decision was taken to dissolve it.

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Sheena Bora murder: CBI informs court to challenge HC's order

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 17:51 IST     

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday informed a Special Court that it is considering challenging the High Court's order in Supreme Court which held one statement inadmissible in the Sheena Bora murder case.

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New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Monday formed a three-member committee for consultations with the opposition over candidates for the upcoming presidential elections scheduled to be held on July 17.

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Modi Govt. has scored zero in creating jobs: Rahul

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 17:46 IST     

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 12 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government has failed to create job opportunities for the youth of the nation.

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Search operations for crew of Mexican Navy Ship underway

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 17:32 IST     

Panaji (Goa) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Indian Navy has launched a "Search and Rescue" operation to look for a lady cadet who has reportedly fallen overboard from Mexican Sail Training Ship (STS) Cuauhtemoc, at 14:00 hours yesterday in position about 560 Nm west of Goa.

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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 12 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the comment made by party leader Sandeep Dikshit against Army Chief General Bipin Rawat were wrong, insisting that politicians should refrain from making such statements against the Army Chief.

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GST workshop organised in Srinagar

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 17:28 IST     

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Central Excise Division in Jammu and Kashmir organised a workshop on Goods and Service Tax (GST) in Jammu and Kashmir.

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BCI submits reports of DU's Law faculty over LLB seats row

Updated: Jun 12, 2017 17:28 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): The Bar Council of India (BCI) on Monday informed the Delhi High Court that it has inspected the law faculty of the Delhi University (DU) and also given inspection reports in a sealed cover and placed it before the Legal Education Committee for considering its meeting on June 17, 18 and 19.

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