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Earthquake hits Uttarakhand, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

Earthquake hits Uttarakhand, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

  • December 07 2017

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolted people in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Wednesday night. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said the moderate intensity quake originated [...]

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Cyclone Ockhi Targets Mumbai; Schools shut, Railway opens emergency cell

Cyclone Ockhi Targets Mumbai; Schools shut, Railway opens emergency cell

  • December 05 2017

The Maharashtra government has declared a holiday for schools and colleges in Mumbai and adjoining districts on Tuesday due to "serious weather predictions" in view of Cyclone Ockhi.An official a [...]

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Cyclone Ockhi headed towards Gujarat and Maharashtra

Cyclone Ockhi headed towards Gujarat and Maharashtra

  • December 04 2017

The very severe cyclonic storm ‘OCKHI’ over eastcentral and adjoining southeast Arabian Sea moved further northwards with a speed of 18 kmph during past 6 hours and lay centred at 0530 hrs [...]

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Donkeys Jailed for 4 Days in UP for eating costly flowers

Donkeys Jailed for 4 Days in UP for eating costly flowers

  • November 28 2017

A herd of donkeys spent four days behind bars in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun district. They had ignored police's warning over eating expensive plants near Urai jail.The police said that the donkeys were de [...]

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Heavy rain will spread across Tamil Nadu and Kerala

Heavy rain will spread across Tamil Nadu and Kerala

  • November 28 2017

A change in the weather pattern will result in downpours returning to Sri Lanka and parts of southern India through early this week.Largely dry weather prevailed across the region over the past two we [...]

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Angry Woman Shouts At Union Minister KJ Alphons After Flight Delay

Angry Woman Shouts At Union Minister KJ Alphons After Flight Delay

  • November 23 2017

The video of a woman losing her cool at Union Minister of State for Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam at the Imphal airport has gone viral on Wednesday. The woman was miffed over the delay of flights due t [...]

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"Building toilets is like opening bank savings accounts" Bill Gates on Swachh Bharat

  • November 20 2017

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates said that building toilets in India is like opening a bank saving account, while he was talking about the partnership with Indian Government on Swachh Bharat.Bill Gates is [...]

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Odd-even rule back in Delhi from Monday

Odd-even rule back in Delhi from Monday

  • November 10 2017

The odd-even vehicle rationing scheme will be enforced in the capital for a five-day period, beginning Monday, as part of a graded response plan to tackle pollution in Delhi, the government announced [...]

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Delhi Air Pollution Worsens, Public Health Emergency Delcared

Delhi Air Pollution Worsens, Public Health Emergency Delcared

  • November 08 2017

Delhi NCR woke up to a smoggy morning on Wednesday, as air quality remained in the ‘severe’ category in several parts of the city. The state government on Tuesday had ordered all primary&n [...]

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ATM Fraud : CBE ICICI Customer's ATM Card Used in Chennai

ATM Fraud : CBE ICICI Customer's ATM Card Used in Chennai

  • November 06 2017

Coimbatore, Nov 6 : An ICICI Bank ATM card of a Coimbatore based resident has been hacked by some miscreants to loot an amount of Rs.14000 at Golden Nagar, Chennai yesterday.According to the victim, h [...]