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LOC turns hot as Pakistan tries to push up winter infiltrations 

A security official said the Pakistani troops are resorting to border ceasefire violations to push militants into J&K and foment trouble.

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BJP takes out 'Tiranga rally' in Geelani’s stronghold

In a first, the BJP on Wednesday staged a Tiranga rally in the sensitive and volatile Sopore — the hometown of hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani — in Baramulla district.

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Shirdi trust’s dress appeal draws flak

The Shirdi Saibaba temple trust’s dress appeal to devotees has come under flak with a social activist questioning why the rules were not applicable to the priests as well.

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Want government job in Jharkhand? Quit tobacco, first

Although the Tobacco Control Act is already in place in Jharkhand but only 150 traders have secured licences.

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INS Vikrant will be commissioned by 2022, says Vice Admiral Chawla

Its sea trials expected to begin next year    |   CSL and Navy have completed the Basin Trials

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Patna diary

Bihar will get a new state-of-the-art ropeway at the Ratnagiri hills of Rajgir by February.

published : 11 hours ago

‘BJP leadership vacuum in Punjab exposed, SAD exit added to NDA’s trouble’

“This protest as of now is largely led by farmers from Punjab. The BJP’s leadership vacuum in Punjab is clearly exposed.

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Can no longer work in silos: Vardhan stresses on collaboration between countries

Vardhan was charing the inaugural session of the annual conference of the India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre under the Sweden-India Nobel memorial week, the Health Ministry said in a statement.

published : 13 hours ago

India, Suriname vow to add new momentum to ties, expand cooperation in economic sphere

The discussions were held in an atmosphere of warmth against the backdrop of friendly India-Suriname relations, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement.

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Farm laws: Congress workers try to march to Haryana CM's home, face water cannons

Punjab Youth Congress president Barinder Dhillon and 12 other activists were detained by Chandigarh Police and released in the evening.

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Amarinder to meet Amit Shah ahead of crucial talks between Centre and farmers on December 3

Sources said that Singh will hold deliberations with Shah on Thursday morning in Delhi in an effort to work out an amicable solution to the deadlock.

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Bengal minister becomes first volunteer to take 'Covaxin' in phase III trial in Kolkata

Hakim said that he will be very happy if his contribution helps in the research for the vaccine.

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Caste-based names of Maharashtra localities to be changed

The decision was taken during the cabinet meeting, said a statement issued by the Chief Minister's Office.

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Haryana to include yoga as separate subject in all government schools from next session

The government also decided to set up 1,000 more 'yogshalas' in the state, according to an official statement.

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Judges should place themselves in sexual offence victim's shoes before their response: AG to SC

He said that improving the representation of women in the judiciary could also go a long way towards a more balanced and empathetic approach in cases involving sexual violence.

published : 16 hours ago