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File picture of a Tupolev-142M maritime patrol aircraft.
29 years on, Indian Navy's Tupolev set to fly into the sunset

After guarding the Indian Ocean region for the last 29 years, the Navy’s iconic long-range maritime patrol aircraft Tupolev-142M, used for anti-submarine warfare (ASW), is all set to bid goodbye to th

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Would dinner in Delhi heal Shiv Sena-BJP ties?

Representatives of all NDA partners are expected to attend the dinner, which is scheduled for March 29, a senior BJP minister said.

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No plans to introduce new denomination notes: RBI

The central banking institution wants to encourage cashless transactions, said a deputy governor.

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J&K: Militants attack Minister Farooq Abdrabi's home, cop injured

The ultras attacked the residence of Abdrabi, the Minister of State for Hajj and Waqf, at Dooru in Anantnag District

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Mauled body of octogenarian woman found in hospital premises in Madhya Pradesh

Also, in June 2016, stray dogs had reportedly walked away with the body of a stillborn from the burns unit of the same MY Hospital.

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Poet Srijato Bandopadhyay (Photo | facebook.com/srijato.speaks.3)
Facebook restores controversial poem of noted Bengali poet Srijato Bandyopadhyay

Meanwhile, in another post today, Srijato thanked West Bengal Chief Minister Manata Banerjee, the media and others for standing by him.

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Supreme Court (File | PTI)
Government refused to give Supreme Court collegium reasons for judge's rejection in writing

Sources said the government was only willing to share the intelligence report on the concerned candidate with the CJI and not the collegium of five top judges of the apex court.

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Aadhaar eKYC verification for existing mobile subscribers to start soon

All existing subscribers of mobile services will have to go for Aadhaar-based re-verification soon.

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Eight booked after two revenue department staffers hurt in attack by squatters in Madhya Pradesh

Other members of the team, including the tehsildar escaped the attack unscathed.

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Shiv Sena MP R Gaikwad talking to ANI about the incident.
Not gone into hiding, will take legal action against Air India, says Shiv Sena MP Gaikwad

A senior Sena leader ordered me not to speak with media till Wednesday, Ravindra Gaikwad said.

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VHP general secretary Pravin Togadia (File photo/ ENS)
VHP demands law to construct Ram temple in Ayodhya

In his address, the VHP leader announced various schemes for poor Hindus, such as collection of food grains from affluent families and distributing it among the poor.

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BJP chief Amit Shah (File | PTI)
Objective is to rid India of casteism, corruption, Congress: Amit Shah

The new enterprises promotion policy was framed to attract and promote businesses in the state, he added.

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Criminals, not militants involved in weapon snatching in Jammu: Police

He said all three people involved in the weapon snatching incident belonged to South Kashmir’s Shopian district.

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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath (File | PTI)
Yogi Adityanath vows to slog in office, cautions babus on heavy workload

To ensure transparency, he asked them to restrict themselves to monitoring and send a report of the ministers concerned, with a copy to him.

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Vaiko, MDMK general secretary.
MDMK Chief Vaiko joins farmers protest in Delhi

Farmers from  who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar for more than two weeks, one of the farmers wrapped himself in muslin cloth pretending to be dead in a form of protest.

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Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Indira Hridayesh (File | PTI)
Uttarakhand Assembly: Indira Hridayesh elected as Leader of Opposition

Congress veteran and MLA Indira Hridayesh was on Sunday elected as the Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly.

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Haryana to release Vultures fitted with satellite transmitters into the wild

This is the first centre of its kind in Asia and houses 226 birds of the three species, namely White-backed Vulture, Long-billed Vulture and Slender-billed Vulture.

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Uttar Pradesh government officer shoots dog for barking at him

The stray dog used to live in the Kashiram Nagar colony and according to the residents they used to feed him and in turn the dog guarded the area.

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HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar (File | PTI)
Education institutes need to focus on research: Prakash Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar has said education institutes need to focus on research in order to be a part of India's growth story.

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We want clarity on our present status: AIMLEA general secretary Fauzan Alavi

AIMLEA general secretary Fauzan Alavi discusses about the prevailing confusion over the meat ban in Uttar Pradesh. 

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BJP leader Subramanian Swamy | PTI
Rajiv Gandhi only good human being in family: Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy praised former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi as the only good human being in the Nehru-Gandhi family.

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