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तिरंगे के साथ हरिहरन के तरानों पर झूमे लोग, केंद्रीय मंत्री रविशंकर प्रसाद ने बढ़ाया आर्मी-CRPF का हौसला

Report: Ranjan Sinha पटना में आज शुक्रवार को ‘एक शाम शूरवीरों के नाम‘ कार्यक्रम का सफल आयोजन हुआ. देश के मशहूर प्लेबैक सिंगर हरिहरन के साथ श्‍वेता पांडेय ने लाइव सिटीज के इस आयोजन में इंडियन आर्मी और CRPF के सैकड़ों जवान शामिल हुए. कार्यक्रम में मुख्य अतिथि (जीओसी, बिहार-झारखंड) थे. केंद्रीय कानून एवं आईटी …

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Khalistan separatist Jaspal Atwal migrated to Canada at a young age

Khalistan separatist Jaspal Atwal migrated to Canada at a young age

In Canada, Atwal was convicted for ambushing and shooting Malkiat Singh Sidhu – who was a Minister in the Shiromani Akali Dal government – in 1986. Jaspal Singh Atwal, an Indian-origin businessman and a Khalistan separatist convicted in the shooting of Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu in 1986, has shot …

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Stop healthcare mafia from fleecing patients: distraught parents

Stop healthcare mafia from fleecing patients: distraught parents

Distraught fathers of child victims appeal to govt. Two distraught fathers, whose children died at private hospitals while being treated for dengue last year, have demanded that the government stop the ‘healthcare mafia from fleecing patients’ by reining in India’s large, unregulated private health sector. Speaking at a press conference …

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More youth in Congress plenary

More youth in Congress plenary

State leaders told to ensure that 40% of delegates to the session are new faces The Congress’s plenary session from March 16 to 18 here will be an exercise to throw up new faces and youth leadership ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Party sources say State leaders have …

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PNB fraud: CBI arrests GM-rank officer Rajesh Jindal

PNB fraud: CBI arrests GM-rank officer Rajesh Jindal

The CBI has arrested a general manager-rank officer of the Punjab National Bank posted at the bank’s head office in New Delhi in connection with the alleged ₹11,400-crore fraud involving billionaire jewellers Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi, officials said. Rajesh Jindal, who was the head of the Brady House, Mumbai, …

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Are lawyers’ chambers inherited property, Bench asks top court

Are lawyers’ chambers inherited property, Bench asks top court

As per the provision, in case an allottee advocate of a prized chamber dies, his or her child or spouse, if an advocate, inherits one half of the chamber. A Supreme Court Bench sought a response from the apex court on a petition asking whether advocates’ chambers situated in prime spots within …

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CBI registers case against Rotomac for ‘wilful’ bank loan defaults

CBI registers case against Rotomac for ‘wilful’ bank loan defaults

Its owner Vikram Kothari, wife and son are being questioned in Kanpur The CBI has registered a case of ₹3,695-crore wilful loan defaults involving Rotomac owner Vikram Kothari and others. In the early hours of Monday, the CBI initiated searches on three premises of the accused persons. Mr. Kothari, wife and son …

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India believes in growth but committed to environment, says Modi

India believes in growth but committed to environment, says Modi

Modi also raised concerns about the issue of water availability and asserted his commitment to ensure that no farm goes without water. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said India believes in growth but was committed to protecting the environment. Addressing over 200 delegates at the World Sustainable Development Summit, …

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Supreme Court revises Tamil Nadu Cauvery water quota to 177.25 tmc

Supreme Court revises Tamil Nadu Cauvery water quota to 177.25 tmc

The court warned the States to not deviate from the judgment or use the allotted water for other than the designated purposes. Declaring Cauvery a “national asset” and upholding the principle of equitable apportionment of inter-State river water among riparian States, the Supreme Court on Friday reduced the allocation of …

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BJP brings a rare intensity to Tripura campaign

BJP brings a rare intensity to Tripura campaign

Arun Jaitley says party is expanding its base by the minute, but CPI(M) says eating into its vote share is easier said than done With the BJP trying hard to come to power in Tripura, campaigning for the February 18 Assembly election in the State has been intense. The last time such …

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