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Going all out to woo farmers and youth in poll-bound Rajasthan, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today promised to waive farm loans in 10 days if voted to power in the state and said the Congress chief minister will work for 18 hours a day to help youth get jobs.


The mood at the wreath laying ceremony for 26/11 martyrs was sombre as policemen remembered their fallen comrades and family members of victims sought in vain to set aside their tears, 10 years after the worst-ever terror attack in India's history.


BSP supremo Mayawati alleged on today that the BJP and the Congress were anti-Dalit parties and were trying to 'abolish' the reservation system.


Kerala water resources minister Mathew T Thomas, a nominee of the Janata Dal (Secular) in the CPM-led LDF government, today submitted his resignation to chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan.


Congress leaders are ashamed of saying "Bharat Mata Ki Jai", Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah claimed today.


The NDA government's handling of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir in an ad-hoc and experimental manner has pushed the state several years back, former chief minister Omar Abdullah claimed today.


Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced today that the old pension scheme will be restored by his government and he will write to his counterparts in other states to follow suit.


A Raebareli jail video showing inmates having drinks inside the barrack went viral on social media today, bringing to focus clandestine entry of liquor and firearms in prisons, months after the sensational killing of an imprisoned mafia don inside the Baghpat jail.


The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a fresh petition on Article 370, which gives special autonomous status to Jammu and Kashmir, and said that the issues raised in it were already part of the pending pleas.


Proceedings in the Maharashtra Legislative Council continued to be disrupted today by the Opposition over demands for drought relief measures in the state and reservations for the Maratha community.

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Officials of the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve (DTR)have nabbed three poachers and recovered eight traps laid in the forest to capture wild animals.


The election machinery is fully prepared to conduct free and fair polls to the 40-member Mizoram Legislative Assembly on Wednesday, the state's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ashish Kundra said Monday.


The Meghalaya Assembly Committee on Women Empowerment (CWE) Monday recommended institution of an independent inquiry into the November 8 attack of RTI activist Agnes Kharshiing and her aide Amita Sangma in East Jaintia Hills district.


A local outfit which had threatened to throw ink at actor Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) during his proposed visit here for the inaugural of Mens Hockey World Cup here on November 27, announced on Monday to withdraw its agitation.


The opposition Left Front and the Congress Monday boycotted the West Begal Assembly for the day after their demand to discuss the issues of disparity in pay structure of primary teachers was not allowed.


Paying homage to Dr B R Ambedkar for giving shape to India's Constitution, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Monday that it was the responsibility of every citizen to protect the spirit of the "holy book". "Today is #ConstitutionDay.


On the 10th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday paid tribute to those who laid down their lives to protect others.


Terming peace as the 'prerequisite' for development, Arunachal Pradesh Home Minister Kumar Waii Monday called for ending "unlawful activities" in Tirap district for rapid development of the district.


Senior RJD leader and former union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh on Monday demanded the Bihar government to increase the salary, allowances of elected representatives of the three-tier panchayati raj bodies on the lines of the hike given to the legislators.


A man was detained and made to de-board a Jet Airways Kolkata-Mumbai flight on Monday after a co-passenger saw him covering his face with a handkerchief and keying in a message about terrorists over a messaging app, a CISF statement said.


The All Assam Nurses Association (AANA) launched an indefinite strike from Monday in the premises of Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) and Jorhat Medical College and Hospital (JMCH) demanding 'same post same salary'.


On November 20 at about 2.30 pm the on-duty RPF staff of Kalighat Station noticed that a mobile smart phone was lying on the UP line track-bed of the station.  He immediately informed the matter to the Station Superintendent of Kalighat Station and the mobile phone wa


Dr. Madan Mohan Reddy, MS, FRCS (Sr. Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgeon and Joint Replacement Specialist, Apollo Hospitals) detailed about the Unicondylar Knee Replacement Surgery.


Harindra Rao , General Manager, Eastern Railway (ER) administered the ‘Constitution Day’ pledge by reading the  Preamble of Constitution of India on the occasion of observance of ‘Constitution Day’, at ER headquarters this morning.


As per the directives received from Railway Board, Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) celebrated Constitution Day in CLWon 26-11-2018. P.K.Mishra, general manager, CLW reads out the Preamble of the Constitution in the administrative office.


China on Monday officially confirmed that it was building its third aircraft carrier which was stated to be "bigger and mightier" than the other two warships, a move by Beijing to bolster its blue-water navy capability to operate far from its shores. PTI

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What the A&N adminsitration has not been able to do, the Andaman and Nicobar State Cooperative Bank Ltd has done in a style-felicitate media persons of the Islands with honour, dignity and gifts.

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When it comes to charity, there are many good Samaritans in these islands who come forward to help the needy. For one such noble cause, many residents in the city extended financial assistance for specialised treatment of a 53 days old baby, Pranav SKM, of Phongy Chaung here suffering from Neonatal Meningitis on Monday.

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The Andaman Nature Club in collaboration with Directorate of Education, Andaman and Nicobar Islands organized the State Level Children’s Science Congress on Monday at Shiksha Sadan, Link Road here.  Mr Subhanker Ghosh, Director of Education, A & N Administration,

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The Department of School Education and Literacy under the Ministry of Human Resource Development has instructed all States and Union Territories to frame guidelines for teaching and regulating the weight of school bags in accordance with the Government of India instructions.