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Mumbai

The Shiv Sena today slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his power like oxygen remarks, saying those who failed to get "achhe din" are now feeling disgusted at the thought of sitting in the Opposition and thieves were being "purified" to ensure the supply of oxyge

Says he will not support or oppose anyone on LS polls
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Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has said it was "very difficult" to predict the country's next Prime Minister in view of the current political situation.

Bengaluru

Embroiled in a row over his "shoot mercilessly" remarks, chief minister H D Kumaraswamy today rejected the Opposition demand for an apology over his comments, saying he was an "emotional person."

Bareilly

Rebel SP leader Shivpal Yadav, who recently floated the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia), has said he was willing to join hands with the Congress to defeat the BJP in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

Ahmedabad

Amidst a fight between Rajkot and Vadodara for getting an All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), the Gujarat Government today said that the Centre will decide where the new institute will come up.

Nagpur

A sessions court judge was allegedly assaulted by an assistant prosecutor in a court premises here in Maharashtra today, a police official said.

Ahmedabad

In the wake of two recent bus accidents in which eight students were killed and several others injured, the Gujarat government today banned school picnic buses from plying during night hours.

Hyderabad

Opposition parties in Telangana were up in the arms against the state government over its recent ordinance reducing the reservation to Backward Classes in the upcoming panchayat raj elections to 23 per cent from 34 per cent and sought its immediate withdrawal.

NEW DELHI

TRS chief and Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today here.

NEW DELHI

Little did auto-rickshaw driver Pawan Shah know that jumping into a canal in Delhi to save lives of a woman and her baby would turn fatal for him.

Maharajganj

An Uzbek woman was arrested in Sonauli town near the border in Uttar Pradesh when she was allegedly trying to cross over to Nepal without valid documents, an official said today.

Srinagar

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake hit Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir today but there were no reports of damages, officials said. "An earthquake of 3.5 magnitude was recorded at 9.52 am.

Sagar Island

As part of its security arrangements for Gangasagar Mela, the West Bengal government has taken initiative to replace bamboo barricades with iron railings along the jetties, where devotees board vessels for the Sagar Island in South 24 Parganas district.

Agartala

A four-member team of Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) Wednesday visited Srimantapur Land Customs Station (LCS) in Tripura to select the site for terminal building (jetty) for Indo-Bangla waterway project, official sources said.

Kolkata

People visiting the Indian Museum here will no longer have to wait in queues as a new online facility for booking tickets will be introduced next year, its director Rajesh Purohit said.

Mandirbazar

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of making false claims of providing crop insurance to farmers in West Bengal, and said the state has paid 80 per cent of the insurance payout.

Midnapore

Four persons were killed and 24 others injured when a truck collided head-on with a passenger bus in West Midnapore district on Wednesday, police said.

Ranchi

The Jharkhand Assembly Wednesday passed the Rs 1,117 crore supplementary budget. After the supplementary budget was passed, the Speaker Dinesh Oraon adjourned the House till Thursday.

Agartala

A police officer has been arrested in Tripura for his alleged involvement in drug smuggling, police said. Cash amounting to Rs 10.01 lakh was recovered from the house of the Assistant Sub-Inspector (Special Branch) Sushil Debbarma during a police raid on Tuesday.

Kolkata

In order to raise awarness about obesity-prevention among students, the West Bengal Education Department has decided to introduce lessons in the school curriculum on the importance of maintaining healthy lifestyles for addressing the health problem, a senior official

Kolkata

For the convenience of pilgrims and tourists Eastern Railway always makes special arrangements by providing special trains, additional coaches, extension of route and providing additional stoppage of trains.

Kolkata

With a view to ensuring safety, security and disruption free services to the commuters Shri P.C. Sharma, General Manager, Metro Railway conducted a thorough inspection at stations, tracks as well as trains today on December 26.

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Space crunch, lack of basic amenities, poor quality food are just some of the challenges female students endure with at the Girls Hostel of Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya (JNRM).

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The Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ACCI) is all set to host the 8th edition of Andaman Marathon on Feb 3, 2019. The Lt. Governor is expected to flag of the even at 5.15 am from Cellular as also distribute prizes to the winners at 8 am at Netaji Stadium.

Port Blair

The Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi will inaugurate the newly constructed Industrial Training Institute (ITI) at Arong, Car Nicobar, during his visit to these islands on the 30th of this month.

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Gurpreet Singh, S/o of Late Satveer Singh, R/o School Line died in a tragic road accident on Monday while two of his close friend are under treatment at GB Pant hospital. The incident occurred at about 4.30 pm on 24th December 2018, when Gurpreet, along with his two friends were proceeding towards Chouldhari.

Port Blair

Driver of a Maruti Suzuki Swift car lost control of the car near Diviam Talkies at about 8.00 am on Thursday and hit roadside  electrical pole. The car driver escaped unhurt. However, the front end of the car suffered damages in the mishap.

14TH ANNIVERSARY OF TSUNAMI
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The Andaman and Nicobar Administration observed the 14th Anniversary of Tsunami at the Tsunami Memorial, Andaman Water Sports Complex, Aberdeen here today. The Lt. Governor, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Admiral D K Joshi PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) placed wreath at the Memorial to pay homage to the departed souls.

Port Blair

The South Andaman Teachers’ Branch of the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, A & N Islands has condoled the untimely demise of Mr S.Anandan, GTT(Maths) attached to GSSS Bathu Basthi. He passed away on Tuesday.

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