Pranab to visit a crisis-hit Nepal

Preparation is under way in Janakpur, the historic city of the plains of Nepal, to welcome the President......»»

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Board to decide on madrasas as regular schools or colleges

Whether or not all Maktabs and Madrasas in the country must be converted into "regular schools and junior colleges" will be decided at the upcoming meeting of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) next week.The Human Resource Development (HRD) Mi.....»»

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RSS conclave to pass resolution on murders of cadre in Kerala, WB

The three-day meeting of the All India Executive Council of the RSS, which began on Sunday, is discussing the politics of murder reportedly unleashed by the Left in Kerala and other parts of the country. The council, also known as the Akhil Bharatiya .....»»

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Police arrest four for PU student"s rape

The Kota police have arrested four persons from Sulebail for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old pre-university student from Kolar. Amjad, Yusuf, Parveen Banu and Mubarak are the arrested. Amjad has been charged with rape, while the others have been arreste.....»»

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Katju to appear before apex court over Soumya case remarks

Former Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju on Sunday expressed readiness to appear before the apex court to explain why the judgement setting aside death penalty in the Soumya rape and murder case must be reviewed."I will be appearing before the S.....»»

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Special one-day discussion on Mahadayi at Belagavi session

Legislative Assembly Speaker KBKoliwad, on Sunday, said that the government would hold the winter session of the legislature at the Suvarna Vidhana Soudha (SVS) in Belagavi from November 21 onwards.Informing this to media persons here, Koliwad said that d.....»»

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BJP promises 7.5% quota for Valmikis if it comes to power

State BJP president BSYeddyurappa on Sunday promised that members of the Valmiki community would be given 7.5% reservation if the BJP came to power after the next Assembly elections. He said that the quota would be provided within the framework of the Con.....»»

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Siddu, Parameshwara to meet Sonia today over Council nominations

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and KPCC president G Parameshwara are scheduled to meet the Congress chief Sonia Gandhi in Delhi on Monday to finalise names for nominating members to the Legislative Council and appointing heads to various boards and corporati.....»»

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Prime minister urges public to send Deepavali wishes to soldiers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a special campaign through which people can send Diwali messages to the soldiers guarding the borders. "I sent my #Sandesh2Soldiers. You could also do the same. Your wishes will certainly make our forces ve.....»»

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Cong top brass targets Prasad at party rally on his home turf

A host of Congress leaders led by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah trained guns on former minister VSrinivas Prasad, who recently resigned as MLA, at the party's convention at Nanjangud in the district on Sunday.Addressing the gathering,Siddaramaiah said the c.....»»

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Pharma industry opposes "red line" plan on antibiotics

The Centre's plan to curb abuse of antibiotics and psychotopic medicines has faced opposition from a section of the pharmaceutical industry that felt the changes suggested by the government will confuse the patients and sellers.The Union health ministry i.....»»

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Working to make India an arbitration centre: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on the need for developing a vibrant arbitration culture backed by robust legal framework to resolve commercial disputes."The availability of quality arbitration mechanisms is an integral component in the ea.....»»

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Polls in UP, 4 other states in Feb-March

Uttar Pradesh, which is set to witness game-changer elections, and four other states will go to polls simultaneously, most likely in February-March. The elections will commence after the presentation of the Union Budget on February 1. While it will be a s.....»»

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Will act alone to destroy terror groups: US tells Pak

In a blunt message to Pakistan, the US warned that it will not hesitate to act alone, when necessary, to disrupt and destroy terror networks as the country's powerful spy agency ISI was not acting against all such groups operating on its soil."The problem.....»»

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"GST can be paid using debit, credit cards"

Individuals and entities can pay taxes online using debit or credit cards once the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is rolled out, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said on Sunday.The government proposes to roll out the new indirect tax regime from April 1, 201.....»»

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India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI: India defeat New Zealand in Mohali

Virat Kohli and Manish Pandey celebrate their victory over New Zealand. (Photo: AP) Virat Kohli struck a magnificent hundred as he joined forces with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to power India to a comprehensive seven-wicket win over New Zealand in the t.....»»

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Delhi police seeks pay revision for its officers

The Delhi police has sought revision of pay scale of sub-inspectors, inspectors and assistant commissioners of police so as to make it at par with administrative officials of the same rank. In a letter written to the principal secretary (home) of the Delh.....»»

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Najeeb case: NSUI for SIT probe

Scores of students led by National Students’ Union of India on Sunday marched to home minister Rajnath Singh’s residence demanding a court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the case of varsity student Najeeb Ahmed, who has been miss.....»»

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Swati Maliwal calls meet on acid sale regulation

Swati Maliwal The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson has called a meeting of all Districts Magistrates (DMs) here for implementation of the Supreme Court’s order on acid sale regulation and recommendations of the commission in this regard. DCW.....»»

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‘Tough for acid attack survivors to get a job’

Acid attack survivors face a grim situation when it comes to finding a job as people hesitate to employ them, says campaigner Laxmi Saa. Laxmi, who herself is an acid attack survivor and a campaigner with Stop Acid Attack, said that since most of the vict.....»»

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