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Three cops in Uttarakhand suspended for extorting Rs 20,000 from taxi driver

The incident took place on May 19 and the taxi driver, Abhinav Roy, lodged a complaint against the constables on the next day.

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Out on parole, prisoner tests positive for COVID-19 in Maharashtra's Palghar

The patient was taken to a medical centre, where he tested positive for the deadly infection on Monday night.

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Here's how cyclone 'Nisarga' got its name?

'Nisarga', which is currently brewing in the Arabian Sea, means nature and was termed by India's neighbouring country -- Bangladesh. The name was accorded in a list formulated by a group of countries.

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IndiGo posts Rs 871 crore quarterly loss due to closure of flight operations during lockdown

In the latest March quarter, revenue from operations rose to Rs 8,299.1 crore.

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Deep depression in Arabian Sea intensifies into cyclone: IMD DG Mrutunjay Mohapatra

The deep depression in the Arabian Sea has intensified into a cyclonic storm and will cross north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts on June 3.

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Centre launches schemes to boost electronic manufacturing

The government aims to increase the domestic value addition for mobile phones by 35-40 per cent by 2025, Union Minister for Electronics and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad said.

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PM Narendra Modi reviews cyclonic conditions in western coast

Cyclone Nisarga will cross north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts late in the evening on June 3.

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UP man held for putting wife's 'honour for sale' on social media

Puneet posted his wife's picture on social media along with her phone number and asked people to pay money to talk to her and solicit sex from her.

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COVID-19: Special flight under Vande Bharat Mission with 185 Indians departs from Kuwait

The Vande Bharat Mission has evacuated more than 50,000 stranded and distressed Indian citizens so far, said Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri.

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Quickobook: Here's an app for one-stop solution to healthcare services in Assam, Tripura

The health tech startup has already connected 2.3 lakh patients in Assam’s Barak Valley and Tripura with doctors.

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Private transporters go on hunger strike in Jammu demanding relief package

The agitators, under the banner of AJKTWA, assembled near the Press Club here and later went on a chain hunger strike near Tawi Bridge.

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Ahead of cyclone 'Nisarg', over 20,000 people to be evacuated in Gujarat

As many as 14 teams of the National Disaster Response Force have been deployed in the coastal region.

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West Bengal Governor appoints Goutam Chandra as Pro-Vice Chancellor of Burdwan University

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar appointed Goutam Chandra as the Pro-VC of Burdwan University with immediate effect.

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IVRI, IIT-Roorkee to develop Covid-19 vaccine for animals

IVRI is one of the few institutes in the country which has been testing both human and animal samples for COVID-19.

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Reliance Industries mega right issue world's biggest by a non-financial issuer in 10 years

Oil-to-telecom conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd's rights issue opened for the subscription of shareholders on May 20 and will close on Wednesday.

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