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Automatic Dependent Surveillance broadcast to boost air traffic management

With the introduction of space-based ADS broadcast the pilot doesn’t have to feed in his location to the air traffic control room every 10-15 minutes.

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Bihar’s Rs 5 crore KBC winner clears teachers’ eligibility test

KBC winner Sushil Kumar a resident of the northern town of Motihari, scored 100 marks out of the total 150 in the TET.

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Journalist Santanu Bhowmick (Photo | Facebook)
IPFT washes its hands of journalist Santanu Bhowmick’s murder

The IPFT accused the CPI-M of hatching a conspiracy to tarnish the former’s image ahead of next year’s Assembly elections in Tripura.

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Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh (File | PTI)
Honeypreet’s ex-husband accuses Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim of jail murder plot

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s former associates continued to spill the beans on the goings in his sect.

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CPI: Secular Left alliance unlikely before 2019 polls

Even while pitching for a secular democratic Left platform to take on the BJP at the national level, CPI general secretary Sudhakar Reddy did not sound too hopeful about the setting up of a united Opp

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Most of the Rohingya children who arrived in Chennai in 2012 have learned to speak Tamil. (Photo | Arunava Banerjee)
Agents gave us three options. We choose India. Rohingya refugees tell tales of their exodus

Some 90 Rohingyas huddle in one two-storeyed building in Keelambakkam in Chennai, living the life of stateless people.

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Shashi Tharoor slams Rajnath Singh's excuse on Rohingyas: How to apply for refugee status when there is no mechanism?

Shashi Tharoor said the government’s stance on Rohingyas was ‘absolutely cruel’ because India doesn’t have any legal means for applying to be a refugee.

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Yudh Abhyas for interoperability of Indo-US armies: Indian Army

The scope of the military exercise Yudh Abhyas 2017 will cover expert academic discussions on strategic issues.

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Congress tries to gherao Chhattisgarh Assembly; 444 partymen held

The Congress tried to gherao the Chhattisgarh Assembly in support of farmers-related demands, although the police foiled their bid.

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Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma (File | PTI)
Meghalaya Cabinet approves MeECL proposal to raise bond of Rs 800 crore

Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma said the bond of Rs 800 crore will be raised through a national competitive bidding.

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Former Congress leader Narayan Rane (File | PTI)
No communication from Narayan Rane so far on joining party, says BJP

The BJP said any decision about former Congress leader Narayan Rane joining the party will be taken by the top brass.

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HC notices to CBI, Odisha cops over judge's house trespass

Soon after the notices were issued by the high court, protesting lawyers called off their stir and resumed work.

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Vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu (Photo | PTI)
Break new ground: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's mantra to business students

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu stressed that the students were a part of the intellectual wealth of the country.

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After 30 years, second woman in Mizoram council of ministers

Chief Secretary Lalmalsawma told that portfolios of Chawngthu and K S Thanga were likely to be alloted on Monday next.

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Madras HC (File | PTI)
Madras HC issues notice to Centre

Sreenivasan, who took notice on behalf of the Centre, to file his reply within four weeks.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (File|PTI)
Nod for immersion on Muharram if situation found fit: West Bengal government

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said that her government would find a way out keeping in view the high court order.

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10 Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh

Cash of Rs 10,000 was given to each surrendered rebel as encouragement money, the DIG said.

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BSF apprehends one person for trying to cross the international border

The BSF today apprehended one person for illegally trying to cross over the international border in Meghalaya.

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Bajrang Dal worker murdered in Madhya Pradesh's communally sensitive Ratlam

Sangh Parivar activists forced a shutdown in communally sensitive Ratlam town in Madhya Pradesh on Friday.

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Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray (File | PTI)
Ace speculator says Shiv Sena likely to split

Power politics in Maharashtra got more curious with the Shiv Sena announcing an agitation against the state government.

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14 nominations filed for Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll; nine on last day

Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on September 25 and the last for withdrawal of candidature is September 27.

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