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Bihar lacks jurisdiction in Shushant death case, Maharashtra tells SC; father questions probe direction

The top court asked the parties concerned to file their written submissions, not more than two pages each, by August 13 in the case.

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Sachin Pilot back in Jaipur, says there shouldn't be any vendetta politics

The Congress leader told reporters that he did not make any statement against the party and had gone to discuss issues with the Congress high command in Delhi.

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Sushant case: SC asks Maharashtra, Bihar to submit precedent judgments on Rhea Chakraborty's plea

The court, while hearing Rhea's plea seeking to transfer the probe in the case registered against her in the matter from Patna to Mumbai, asked all parties to file a written note by Thursday.

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BSP MLAs' merger with Congress: Rajasthan HC to resume hearing on August 13

The merger, which helped the Congress retain majority in the state assembly, was challenged by BJP MLA Madan Dilawar.

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India's single-day count of COVID-19 cases more than that of US, Brazil in past 7 days: WHO data

India, the third worst-hit nation in terms of infections, has also accounted for over 23 per cent of the cases and more than 15 per cent of the deaths reported worldwide between August 4-10.

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Don't auction Marki-Mangli-II coal block: Maharashtra govt to Centre

In his letter to the Union coal and mines minister, Thackeray highlighted the environmental damage that will be caused if coal extraction is allowed at the site.

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Treat as representation PIL for certification of products sterilising COVID infected objects: HC

The plea sought development of a mechanism to stop sale of uncertified or untested products which claim to be COVID-19 compliant.

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Mamata raises issue of financial dues to WB during COVID-19 meeting with PM Modi

She raised the issue of which COVID-19 vaccine or serum to be used to treat the patients and urged the Centre to issue guidelines regarding it.

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Maratha outfit warns of agitation if demands not accepted

The Maratha Kranti Thok Morcha said its members will stage an agitation in Mumbai if the demands were not fulfilled by the state government in a week.

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BSNL to be privatised as 'traitor' staff are unwilling to work: BJP MP Ananthkumar Hegde

According to Hegde, more than 88,000 employees will be fired from the public sector unit (PSU), as the government will privatise the company.

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MP bypoll: Vajpayee's niece to train Congress workers

Karuna Shukla played important role in Congress's 2018 assembly poll win in Chhattisgarh through efficient booth level management, said former MP minister Sajjan Singh Verma.

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MP CM says he tests negative for coronavirus

Chouhan, 61, had tested positive for coronavirus infection on July 25.

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States should give doorstep delivery of PDS ration in flood-hit areas: Ram Vilas Paswan

The beneficiaries in flood-hit states are not able to access ration from the Public Distribution System

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All those who came in contact with infected person should be traced and tested within 72 hours: PM Modi

The prime minister pointed out that the number of active cases in the country stands at over six lakh, and most of them have been reported from the 10 states.

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Kozhikode plane crash: DGCA to audit airports that witness heavy rains

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) manages more than 100 airports in the country, including the one in Kozhikode.

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