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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 [...]

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Mumbai is Slowly Recovering From Heavy Rains After Long Night, 5 Dead

Mumbai is Slowly Recovering From Heavy Rains After Long Night, 5 Dead

  • August 30 2017

Traffic is almost clear and people can now travel by road, the Mumbai Police said this morning. Train services have been restored on most lines and though local trains, Mumbai's lifeline, are runnin [...]

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Mumbai gets 9 times usual rain, every minute a struggle

Mumbai gets 9 times usual rain, every minute a struggle

  • August 29 2017

Mumbai gasped in waist-deep water today, lashed by what weather officials believe could be the heaviest and longest rain since July 26, 2005, when the city was devastated by floods. Citizens have be [...]

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Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails : 9 coaches go off track near Asangaon

Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails : 9 coaches go off track near Asangaon

  • August 29 2017

An engine and nine coaches of Nagpur-bound Duronto Express derailed on Tuesday near Asangaon in Maharashtra. Railway officials said there have been no casualties so far. Reports suggest a rescue tea [...]

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Gorakhpur Hospital Tragedy: Payment to Oxygen Company delayed to get 'commission'

Gorakhpur Hospital Tragedy: Payment to Oxygen Company delayed to get 'commission'

  • August 24 2017

Ghanti Bajao: Gorakhpur Tragedy: Hospital had money but payment was delayed to get 'commission'A private news channel conducted an Operation Uttar Pradesh to expose the reality behind death of 36 chi [...]

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9 coaches of Kaifiyat Express derail in UP, 70 injured

9 coaches of Kaifiyat Express derail in UP, 70 injured

  • August 23 2017

Nine coaches of the Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express derailed in Auraiya district of Uttar Pradesh this morning, resulting in injuries to at least 21 people, in the second rail accident in the state in [...]

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Bihar toll touches 119; over 4 lakh evacuated so far

Bihar toll touches 119; over 4 lakh evacuated so far

  • August 19 2017

The flood situation in Bihar and West Bengal continues to be grim as waters from the overflowing rivers in Nepal sweep south, while there has been a slight improvement in Assam.Nearly one crore peop [...]

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Gorakhpur tragedy: Inquiry report blames oxygen supplying firm, 2 doctors

Gorakhpur tragedy: Inquiry report blames oxygen supplying firm, 2 doctors

  • August 17 2017

An inquiry report submitted by Gorakhpur District Magistrate Rajeev Rautela into the BRD Medical hospital tragedy, in which over 70 people have died so far, has found the company supplying oxygen g [...]