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Nalanda: Elderly Man thrashed, forced to spit, lick saliva as punishment

Nalanda: Elderly Man thrashed, forced to spit, lick saliva as punishment

  • October 20 2017

In yet another shocking incident of apathy, an elderly man was allegedly made to spit and then lick his saliva off the floors as a punishment for entering a Sarpanch's house without knocking.  [...]

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President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Diwali

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Diwali

  • October 19 2017

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter on Thursday to extend their greetings on the auspicious festival of Diwali.In his tweet, the President wrote, “Diwali [...]

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Bengaluru Cylinder blast, Residential Building Collapsed, 3 Dead, Several Injured

Bengaluru Cylinder blast, Residential Building Collapsed, 3 Dead, Several Injured

  • October 16 2017

A portion of a residential building in Ejipura area of Bengaluru collapsed on Monday morning leaving three dead, and several people are feared trapped inside, media reports have said. According to the [...]

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'6.3% girls between 15-19 years in Rajasthan are pregnant or mothers

'6.3% girls between 15-19 years in Rajasthan are pregnant or mothers

  • October 12 2017

The recent supreme court ruling that having sex with a minor wife amounts to rape, could be a huge relief for underage girls in Rajasthan, where 6.3 per cent of the total women population between 15 a [...]

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Delhi Metro Rides Get Costlier From Today

Delhi Metro Rides Get Costlier From Today

  • October 10 2017

If you are travelling beyond 5 km on the Delhi Metro from today, be prepared to shell out Rs. 10 extra with yet another fare hike coming into effect.The hike, which comes five months within the last [...]

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Mumbai Rains: Schools Shut, Flights cancelled, City on High Alert

Mumbai Rains: Schools Shut, Flights cancelled, City on High Alert

  • September 20 2017

Heavy rains coupled with thunder and lightning affected most parts of Mumbai since last evening. Schools and colleges have been shut as precaution and flights towards and from the financial capital [...]

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Telangana Free Saree Drive : Women Exchange Blows, Pull Each Others' Hair

Telangana Free Saree Drive : Women Exchange Blows, Pull Each Others' Hair

  • September 19 2017

The Telangana government free saree drive on Monday ended in women exchanging blows, pulling each other by hair as purportedly seen by video aired by local news channel. The video aired purportedly [...]

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Petrol, diesel prices in India higher than most countries, Acche Din policy of Modi govt

Petrol, diesel prices in India higher than most countries, Acche Din policy of Modi govt

  • September 15 2017

High petrol and diesel prices are once again in the news. And the reason for this is the high taxes on these fuels, rather than the international crude oil prices. Even as the public anger is palpab [...]

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Jammu Tawi Rajdhani Express Coach derails at New Delhi Railway Station

Jammu Tawi Rajdhani Express Coach derails at New Delhi Railway Station

  • September 14 2017

NEW DELHI: A coach of Jammu Tawi-New Delhi Rajdhani Express derailed on Thursday at the New Delhi Railway station in the national capital, but no one was injured in the incident, a northern railway sp [...]

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Mumbai Rains : Three-storeyed building collapsed, many feared trapped

Mumbai Rains : Three-storeyed building collapsed, many feared trapped

  • August 31 2017

A three-storey building has collapsed this morning in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar area. Three people have been rescued, but about 20 are still feared trapped, the police said.More than two dozen people w [...]