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Delhi govt orders probe; announces compensation, PM condoles loss of lives
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At least 17 people were killed as a massive fire swept through a hotel in central Delhi's Karol Bagh area early today, police said.

Reliance Defence refutes charge, BJP slams Cong chief
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "treason" and violating the Official Secrets Act by acting as Anil Ambani's "middleman" in the Rafale jet contract, citing an email to claim the businessman was aware of the deal days before India and France signed it.

Lucknow

A day after making her debut in Uttar Pradesh's political arena as Congress's general secretary, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today got down to business, holding strategy sessions to script her party's victory in the upcoming parliamentary polls.

Kurukshetra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government will speed up the campaign to rid the country of the corrupt, claiming that only such people had a problem with him while the honest trusted the 'chowkidar'.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court Tuesday awarded day-long courtroom detention to former acting CBI director M Nageswara Rao and another official for "brazen" contempt of its orders, and strongly rebuked them when they tried to leave before the rising of the court.

Kolkata

Former Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Kunal Ghosh, who was jointly questioned with Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar by the CBI in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, wrote to the probe agency on Tuesday, accusing the top police officer of tampering with t

Kolkata

Rina Mitra, an IPS officer of 1983 batch from Madhya Pradesh cadre today has been appointed principal adviser, internal security to the state government.

Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today claimed he was stopped by authorities at Lucknow airport in a bid to prevent him from visiting Allahabad, triggering outrage by party lawmakers in the state legislature and workers outside the airport.

Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today claimed he was stopped by authorities at Lucknow airport in a bid to prevent him from visiting Allahabad, triggering outrage by party lawmakers in the state legislature and workers outside the airport.

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Abdur Razzak Molla, Minister for Food Processing Industries & Horticulture, Government of West Bengal today, said that the main bottleneck has been the mismatch between production and business. Agriculture will not survive if the same is not converted into agri business.

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI

Canon India hosted its ninth edition of the most coveted live photo contest - Canon PhotoMarathon in Kolkata for East India. After successful editions in the past, Canon hosted the competition for the first time in East India at recently.

New features allow users to store, share
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MrOwl, a Social Cloud Storage platform, today announced the rollout of free, unlimited cloud storage for content that is shared with the world.

Kolkata

Buoyed by the success of its range of regional-cum-traditional food products – Mishti Doi, Aam Doi and Nolen Gur flavoured ice cream, Mother Dairy Fruit & Vegetable Pvt.

Aims to become the one-stop delivery app
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Swiggy, food ordering and delivery platform, today launched its new offering - Swiggy Stores. With Stores, Swiggy promises to add a new dimension to ‘convenience’ by connecting consumers to every store in the city.

83,000 individuals participate in celebrations
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Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd successfully concluded its week long road-safety initiative coinciding with 30th National Road Safety Week. The initiative was based on the theme ‘Sadak Suraksha, Jeevan Raksha’ set by Ministry of Road Transports and Highways (MoRTH).

Kolkata

In order to generate additional revenue, South Eastern Railway has earned Rs. 209.36 crore from Scrap Sale surpassing the proportionate target of Rs. 192 crore set by Ministry of Railways, well ahead of target date.

Kolkata

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) delivered a strong performance for the third quarter of 2018-19. PAT growth was posted at 50% over 2017-18.

Kolkata

The Board of Directors of Avadh Sugar & Energy Limited (ASEL) took on record the un-audited Financial Results for the quarter ended December 2018.  Total Income (Net) stood at Rs 1926.22 crore, Ebidta at Rs 282.59, PBT posted at Rs 163.76 crore and PAT posted at R

Kolkata

The Board of Directors of Magadh Sugar & Energy Limited (MSEL) at its meeting took on record the Unaudited Financial Results for the quarter ended 31st December, 2018.

Chennai

The Madras High Court Monday passed an order stating that the Tamil Nadu government should give fishermen the maximum subsidy for transponders.

NEW DELHI

Industrial output growth remained subdued at 2.4 per cent in December 2018 on account of contraction in the mining segment and poor show by the manufacturing sector.

NEW DELHI

Gold futures traded lower by Rs 0.21 per cent at Rs 32,976 per 10 grams Tuesday amid a weakening global trend and profit-booking by speculators.

Mumbai

The rupee strengthened by 6 paise at 71.12 against the dollar in opening trade Tuesday, maintaining its upward trend for the sixth straight day on continued selling of the US currency by exporters and banks.

NEW DELHI

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that the tax related proposals in the Finance Bill are aimed at helping the poor and the middle class people living on a tight budget.

Boat Repair & Breaking Yard operates in violation of forest norms
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The fire mishap at Jodakalan area that gutted one boat and extensively damaged two others at the self-proclaimed Boat Repair and Breaking Yard at Sippighat has brought to fore brazen violation of forest norms.

OpenForge registers encouraging response
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The two-day workshop on DigiLocker & OpenForge organized by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, DBRAIT and the Department of Information & Technology, A & N Administration witnessed encouraging participation on its inaugural day on Tuesday.

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ZEENATH BIBI

Huge quantity of IMFL seized at Carnic
Cops of Police Station, Car Nicobar succeeded in apprehending one Mr C Karthigeshan, s/o Mr Chandran, 39 years, private workers, resident of Perka village and seized 100 bottles of 750ml IMFL bottles from his possession.

Port Blair

Bringing laurels to these islands yet again, champion sprinter, KP Mammu bagged three Golds in the 40th National Masters Athletics Championship 2019 organized by Masters Athletics Association of Andhra Pradesh recently.

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The Indian Oil Corporation has asked the Consumer Cooperative Stores Limited to stop supply of LPG refills in Rangat Market area through its LPG Extension Counter at Rangat.

Port Blair

The State President of BJP, A&N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly, in a letter to the Chief Secretary, highlighted hardships faced by Cable TV viewers.

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