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Separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani (File | PTI)
NIA likely to question top separatists including Syed Ali Geelani

Sources said NIA is hopeful that during the 10-day remand of seven arrested separatists, it would be able to collect “solid evidence” against Geelani, Mirwaiz and Malik to go after them.

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Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju (File | PTI)
Pakistan officials posing as Indian officers to gather intel: Government

Centre said Pakistani intelligence agencies are contacting Indian officials to gather information on troop deployment along the Indo-Pak border.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (File | EPS)
Ayodhya row: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath says the issue must be settled amicably; subtly touches Ram Setu issue

As UP CM Yogi Adityanath got on his visit to Ayodhya on Wednesday—a second in the last four months after assuming charge.

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A photo of 16-year-old Junaid Khan who was lynched on a train, moments before his death, shared on social media.
Junaid Khan mob lynching: Notice sent to Haryana Government, Railways

The National Human Rights Commission sent a notice to the Railways and the Haryana Government in connection with the Junaid Khan mob lynching incident.

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Union Minister Jitendra Singh (File | PTI)
Over 7,900 posts created in government departments in 2016-17: Centre

As regards all India services the Centre every five years re-examined the strength and composition of each cadre.

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Mahanadi (File | PTI)
NGT's jolt to Chhattisgarh on Mahanadi water issue

Activist Sudarsan Das said out of 81 projects, the order will prevail on the 31 projects, which are yet to be constructed.

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Dead lizard in meal. (Photo | ANI)
Lizard in meal: Indian Railways cancels licence of negligent contractor

The DRM and other officials took cognizance of the issue, inquired about the health of the passenger and provided him with medicines.

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Kashmiri separatist leader Shabir Shah (File | PTI)
Separatist leader Shabir Shah sent to seven-day ED custody

On Monday the NIA arrested seven separatists over money laundering charges, for funding terror in the Kashmir Valley.

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Mumbai building collapse: Shiv Sena leader Sunil Shitap sent to police custody till August 2

The renovation work was undertaken on ground floor nursing home reportedly owned by the Shiv Sena leader.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (EPS | Shekhar Yadav)
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram

After inaugurating the memorial built at an outlay of around Rs 15 crore, Modi will also flag off the 'Kalam 2020 Science Vehicle'.

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RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav (File | PTI)
Aware of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's growing bonhomie with BJP: Lalu Prasad Yadav

Lalu Prasad dared Nitish Kumar saying the alliance was forged because of him, and that the RJD made him Chief Minister.

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Ambulance washed away by Jharkhand flood waters

An ambulance with four members of a family in it was washed away by the flood waters of Koel river in Jharkhand's Lohardaga.

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar (File | PTI)
Will ask Centre not to allow expansion of coal handling capacity: Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Parrikar said his government will ask the Union environment ministry not to allow expansion of coal handling capacity.

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AIADMK founder and late Tamil Nadu chief minister M G Ramachandran. (File|EPS)
Former Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam says centre to issue coin on AIADMK founder MGR

The Centre has decided to issue a commemorative coin on late Tamil Nadu chief minister MGR as requested by O Panneerselvam.

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AIIMS (file photo)
AIIMS paper leak: Delhi High Court asks Centre to reply on plea for probe

The Delhi High Court sought response of the centre, AIIMS and the CBI regarding the illegalities and irregularities during the AIIMS MBBS entrance examination held this year.

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Freedom fighter KE Mammen (File | EPS)
Freedom fighter KE Mammen passes away

Freedom fighter and noted Gandhian K E Mammen passed away on Wednesday in a private hospital at Neyyattinkara.

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YouTube videos came in handy for two Uttar Pradesh engineering students to steal money from Visakhapatnam ATM

Police said that such modus operandi would not work on the new ATMs which do not need keys anymore to open the unit.

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Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan. | PTI
Mobile phone use in Lok Sabha: Anurag Thakur expresses regret; Sumitra Mahajan warns

BJP leader Anurag Thakur had shot the scenes of opposition throwing papers towards the Chair in Lok Sabha on his mobile phone. 

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Agartala Indigenous People Front of Tripura IPFT and other tribal wings go on a road and rail blockade movement to demand a separate state- Tipraland in the outskirts of Agartala. (File photo by PTI)
BJP using PMO to destabilise Tripura: CPI-M chief whip Jitendra Choudhury in Lok Sabha

Jitendra Choudhury, a former state minister, said the saffron party is tying up with local parties such as the IPFT to destabilise the state government.

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Mahabharata offers answers on psychiatric issues: IMA chief

IMA national president said the epic Mahabharata is full of pointers to issues of psychiatric dimensions and offers many answers.

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Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar administers oath of office to Ram Nath Kovind as the 14th President of India at a special ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday. (File photo by PTI)
President Kovind’s inaugural address highlights Centre’s ‘pettiness’: Congress

It is very unfortunate that the President of India, who should represent the entire country and is representing a particular agenda or ideology, said Congress leader Anand Sharma.

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