Date wise Archive

Chandigarh

The AAP today said it will not let the Punjab river waters flow to Haryana accused the Akali Dal and INLD of trying to exploit the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal issue only for political mileage.

Chandigarh

A huge posse of personnel was deployed and barricades were put up at the main entry points from Haryana from where the INLD workers are expected to enter Punjab to dig the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal.

Stalin knocks at Prez door on TN trust vote, seeks unedited footage of Assembly from Speaker
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AIADMK Deputy General Secretary T T V Dinakaran today hinted at a rapprochement with expelled leader O Panneerselvam, saying the party would "accept with motherly affection" anybody who had gone out of the "parent organisation" and wanted to return.

Panaji

The Bombay High Court bench here has barred litigants and the general public from carrying cell phones, audio/video recorders or cameras inside courtrooms and said any such violation will be treated as contempt of court.

Mumbai

Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde today offered to quit the Devendra Fadnavis-led government in Maharashtra after BJP's poor performance in the local body polls in her constituency in Beed district.

Chennai

In a reallocation of portfolios of the Tamil Nadu cabinet, Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar was today allocated Finance and certain others, held by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami.

Raipur

Five Naxals, one of them carrying cash reward on his head, were today arrested from a forest in the insurgency-hit Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh, police said.

NEW DELHI

Dangwimsai Pul, wife of the late Arunachal chief minister Kalikho Pul, today withdrew her letter to Chief Justice of India J S Khehar, saying the Supreme Court has no business to deal with her letter on the judicial side.

Kendrapara

Braving all odds, wheelchair-bound Minati Barik has emerged victorious in the Panchayat elections, becoming the second differently-abled person ever to win the Odisha rural polls.

Uproar in Assembly on poll violence
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The ruling BJD in Odisha and opposition BJP accused each other of having an unholy nexus with the Congress in the state Panchayat elections.

Patna

The budget session of both Houses of Bihar Legislature began today with Governor Ram Nath Kovind addressing the joint sitting highlighting virtues of liquor ban and speedy work for realisation of programmes under "seven resolves" of good governance under chief ministe

Imphal

Fist time voters in poll-bound Manipur want an end to the politics of blockades and bandhs and demand better educational and job opportunities in the state.

Militant, civilian killed in encounter
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Security has been beefed up ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit here to address a public rally in favour of BJP candidates for the upcoming Manipur Assembly elections.

Kohima

Nagaland chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu has appointed 24 MLAs as parliamentary secretaries and six legislators as advisor.

Guwahati

The Gauhati High Court on Wednesday directed the Assam government and civic authorities here to file affidavits on protection and conservation of wetlands in the city.

Medininagar

Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das today separately laid the foundations of three medical colleges in Palamau, Hazaribagh and Dumka.

Agartala

Tripura Trinamool Congress leader Sudip Roy Burman today said his party will not let anti-Left votes to split in next year's Assembly elections.

Kolkata

To clear the extra rush of passengers during this summer season, Eastern Railway will run 36 more summer special train will be run between Howrah and Ramnagar.

Kolkata

S N Ghosh, on-duty RPF staff of Metro Railway, Kolkata today rescued a lady at Kavi Nazrul Metro station.  Ghosh noticed the lady roaming aimlessly on the UP platform at Kavi Nazrul Metro Station at 2.30 pm.

Port Blair

The Lieutenant Governor, Prof Jagdish Mukhi undertook aerial survey onboard Coast Guard Dornier aircraft for assessment of volcanic activity at Barren Island. The Lt.

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The appalling condition of a bus stand in Middle Andaman bears testimony to the indifference of government agencies towards proper upkeep of public facilities.

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Taking swift action after the media report on open boozing at Mohanpura market, the South Andaman Police on Thursday arrested at least five persons for the violation law.

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Suicide bid

Port Blair

The Andaman and Nicobar Command has been conducting regular outreach programmes for the local population in distant islands under the guidance of Vice Admiral Bimal Verma, AVSM, Commander-in- Chief, A&N Command.

Port Blair

A one-day workshop on “Financial Literacy and cashless transaction for Rural Women” was organised by the Department of Home Science, JNRM in collaboration with NABARD here in coordination with the Shivapuram Grampanchayat, Middle Andaman.  The workshop was inaugurated

Port Blair

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Diglipur organized  a district-level Folk, Art & Cultural Festival in collaboration with Gram Panchayat, Radhanagar at School ground, Shyamnagar  on  February 22 in which about 80 male and female participants from different youth clubs and Mahil

Port Blair

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Diglipur organized  a district-level Folk, Art & Cultural Festival in collaboration with Gram Panchayat, Radhanagar at School ground, Shyamnagar  on  February 22 in which about 80 male and female participants from different youth clubs and Mahil

Port Blair

The Air Force Station here has organised Road Safety Week from February 8-17 under the aegis of Andaman Nicobar Command. The aim of the campaign was to emphasise and accentuate personnel on road safety.

Port Blair

A three-day programme for capacity building on Health Management of Rural Poultry through Ethno Veterinary Practices (EVP) was organized at Car Nicobar recently under Tribal Sub Plan under the guidance of Dr.S.Dam Roy, Director, ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair.

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