Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Monsoon session

Rajya Sabha disrupted over renaming of railway station

The Rajya Sabha on Friday was briefly adjourned when some opposition members objected to the proposal of renaming Uttar Pradesh's Mughalsarai railway station in Uttar Pradesh and came near the chair's...
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Actor Varun Dhawan knows what his fans want

Actor Varun Dhawan knows exactly what his fans want and he works towards it, feels Rajeev Chudasama, Co-Founder, Marching Ants Advertising. Chudasama was working on filmmaker David Dhawan's "Chashme Baddoor" when brothers...
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Palyekar cracks down on babus using ‘political pressure’ to stall transfers

In a written order, Goa's Water Resources Minister Vinod Palyekar has told bureaucrats in his department not to leverage "political pressure" to stop transfers of officials who have been working in...
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Mild earthquake recorded in Himachal Pradesh

A mild earthquake was recorded on Wednesday in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba region, which witnessed tremors for three consecutive days in May, an official said. "An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale...
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Jet Airways official arrested for land grab

The Ghaziabad police early on Sunday arrested a a Jet Airways official in connection with a land grabbing case. "The arrested official has been identified as Avneesh Singh Bedi," Superintendent of Police...
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PM Modi to lay foundation stone of AIIMS-style hospital in Himachal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lay the foundation of a 750-bed AIIMS-style hospital in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur on Tuesday. "Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh today (Tuesday). He will...
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Amend anti-defection law to cut fragmentation of parties: Bimal Jalan

Former Reserve Bank of India Governor Bimal Jalan says anti-defection law should be amended to reduce the built-in incentive for the fragmentation of parties and to improve governance by making members...
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346 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

A small batch of 346 pilgrims left here on Friday to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra. Friday's number of pilgrims is the lowest ever since the 40-day long yatra to the Himalayan...

Bombay HC : Metro tunnelling in south Mumbai for two weeks

Following concerns raised over damage to old and heritage buildings, the Bombay High Court on Friday stayed tunnelling of the upcoming Mumbai Metro 3 Line for a fortnight in parts of...

SC allows 24 weeks pregnant woman to abort malformed foetus

The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a 24 weeks pregnant woman to abort as the foetus suffers from severe abnormality of not having a skull for which there was no medical...