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Preliminary probe on into allegations of irregularities against Kejriwal

January 24, 2017

New Delhi, PTI: Delhi Police has launched a preliminary inquiry into allegations of forgery, cheating and fraud against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his brother-in-law and a public servant for alleged irregularities in grant of contracts for roads and sewer lines.

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BJP in TN welcomes meeting between Modi and Panneerselvam

January 19, 2017

Chennai, Jan 19 (PTI): BJP's state unit today welcomed the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on the jallikattu issue, saying it was a "healthy approach" and lauded the PM for creating an opportunity to highlight the "strong feelings" of the state.

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PM hails Indian youth for resisting radicalisation

January 19, 2017

New Delhi, Jan 19 (PTI) Meeting a delegation of Muslim Ulemas and intellectuals, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed the Indian youth for resisting radicalization and asserted that the country's culture, traditions and social fabric will never allow the nefarious designs of the terrorists or t…

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Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma new CBI chief

January 19, 2017

New Delhi, Jan 19 (PTI) Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma was today appointed Director of CBI, country's premier probe agency.

His name was cleared by a three-member selection panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and comprising Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar and Con…

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EC allots 'Bicycle' symbol to Akhilesh group, says it is SP

January 16, 2017

Lucknow, Jan 16 (PTI) 

Dealing a severe blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav, the Election Commission today gave the symbol 'Bicycle' to the faction headed by Akhilesh Yadav, recognising it as the Samajwadi Party that came as a major boost to the Chief Minister ahead of assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh.

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Army Chief warns of crackdown after another video surfaces

January 16, 2017

ET BUREAU I NEW DELHI

Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat on Sunday warned of action against personnel using social media to air their grievances instead of going through the regular channels. The warning comes a day after a second video of an Army jawan surfaced alleging discrimination by officers.

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Behave, Economic Affairs Secretary tells Amazon

January 16, 2017

ET BUREAU I NEW DELHI

Amazon’s indifference in addressing India’s complaints about products that denigrate Indian icons and symbols will prove perilous for the global e-tailer, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das said on Sunday.

Mr. Das’s comments published on a socia…

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Land acquisition meet

November 29, 2016

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Yupia, Nov 29: A meeting was held in the office chamber of Deputy Commissioner Tai Kaye on Tuesday with Border Roads Oraganization authorities, Raj Kumar, Commander, 756 TF and Chandrama Pradsad, OC 119 RCC in connection with land acquisition for phase-II Kimin-Potin road and submission of…

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Rajinikanth, daughter visit Apollo Hospital

October 16, 2016

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Chennai : Tamil film superstar Rajinikanth accompanied by his elder daughter, Aishwarya R Dhanush today visited Apollo Hospitals and enquired about Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's health.

Rajinikanth and Aishwarya were at the hospital for about 20-25 minutes, hospital sources said, adding, …

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Heroin worth over Rs 18 crore seized

October 16, 2016
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  • Attari (Amritsar) : Heroin worth Rs 18.75 crore was seized by BSF today at Pulmoran outpost near the India-Pakistan Border.

    BSF personnel seized 7 packets of heroin weighing approximately 3.75 kilograms, BSF DIG RS Kataria said.

    The BSF Kissan Guard party, deployed ahead of the …

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Manipuri terrorist group commander to be produced before Patiala House Court today

January 19, 2017
New Delhi, (ANI): A Manipuri terrorist group commander, who was arrested in Delhi by the special cell, will be produced before the Patiala House Court today.
 
As per the reports, the Delhi police anti-terror wing special cell, had on January 12, arrested commander in chief of Kangliep…

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Naga women's delegation meets Jitendra Singh

January 19, 2017
New Delhi, (ANI): A delegation of Naga women, hailing from Manipur and representing the organization “Women for Just-Peace”, met Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, Dr Jitendra Singh on Wednesday and appealed for peace in the region.
 
In a memorandum submitted to the…

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Tripura tribal forms forum against Citizenship Bill

January 18, 2017
Agartala, Jan. 18 (ANI): With just a year left for the assembly election in Left-ruled Tripura, two tribal-based political parties, Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT) and Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) have declared the formation of a new forum under the banner of ‘All…

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Top ministers, Army chief review Manipur situation

January 15, 2017

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) 

Top central ministers, along with security officials, today reviewed the prevailing situation in Manipur where a 75-day long economic blockade on national highways has crippled normal life.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Finance Minist…

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Mech Kachari tribe celebrates Aai Sagi festival in Dimapur

January 14, 2017
Dimapur, Jan. 14 (ANI): The post-harvest festival of the Mech Kachari tribe, Aai Sagi festival, was celebrated by community members on Friday at Mandeville Garden, in Dimapur, Nagaland.
 
Aai Sagi signifies an offering of thanks to deities for a plentiful harvest and merry making.

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Manipur lad breaks world record in Limbo Skating

January 11, 2017

Chandrakala Choudhary

New Delhi, Jan. 10 (ANI): Tiluck Keisam, an 8-year-old boy from Manipur, ha…

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