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All five gang accused of raping 21-year-old girl in park arrested: Noida police

The duo, Guddu and Shyam, both in their early 20s, were the first ones to rape the woman on the evening of November 13 near a park in sector 63.

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Administrative Council set up in J&K with GC Murmu as chairman

The order, issued by the General Administration Department, said the chief secretary shall function as secretary to the Administrative Council.

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People hurl chairs at each other during Qawwali event in Haridwar

In a video that went viral, people were seen brutally attacking each other with the chairs.

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167 Army men lost lives in Siachen in 10 years

On Monday, four Army soldiers and two civilian porters lost their lives after being hit by an avalanche in the northern part of the glacier while on patrol duty.

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West Bengal girl students forced to take off leggings by school authorities

The allegation came to light a day after the incident after an assembly of parents and guardians, later joined by the local residents, staged a demonstration in front of the school.

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Relax five-year marriage, close relative norms in surrogacy bill: Rajya Sabha members

During the debate on the bill, some of the members sought its review as over a dozen major recommendations by a standing committee were incorporated in the draft law.

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Congress seeks intervention of PMO in resolving PMC bank crisis

A delegation of leaders of the Mumbai Congress, led by city unit president Eknath Gaikwad, met with Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and submitted a memorandum of demands to him.

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15-year-old rape victim commits suicide in UP's Bijnor

Station House Officer Ashutosh Kumar said the body has been sent for post-mortem and the matter is being investigated.

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Political engagement should resume in J&K sooner than later: Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav said the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir has undergone major transformation since the abrogation of Article 370.

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Anti-Citizenship Bill shutdown cripples normal life in Manipur’s Imphal Valley
 

During the bandh, which began at 12 midnight on Monday, shops and commercial establishments, as well as educational institutes, remained closed.

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Airport Authority of India gets its first transgender legal counsel from Assam

Assam’s Swati Bidhan Baruah said she had applied for the interview that took place in Guwahati.

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Teaching Sanskrit has nothing to do with religion: BHU prof Firoz Khan amid student protests

After being appointed around a fortnight ago on November 5, 2019 as assistant professor, Firoz Khan had gone into hiding switching off his mobile phone. 

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Mexican tourist falls ill after eating at Himachal restaurant, dies: Police

Mexican tourist Roman is said to have had breakfast at a restaurant in Manikaran when he felt uneasiness.

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271.96 lakh people between 18-30 years age group employed under MNREGA in last four years

The total number of individuals who worked under the MNREGA in 2015-16 was 722.59 lakh, 766.91 lakh in 2016-17, 759.15 lakh in 2017-18 and 777.41 lakh in 2018-19.

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PSBs reported frauds of over Rs 95,700 crore in April-September

Nirmala Sitharaman said that comprehensive measures have been taken to curb the incidence of frauds in banks, including freezing bank accounts.

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