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NEW DELHI

After the withdrawal of the Most Favourable Nation (MNF) status to Pakistan in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack, Union minister Nitin Gadkari today announced the Union government’s decision to stop India's share of water which used to flow to Pakistan.

SEOUL

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said terrorism and climate change are two biggest challenges mankind is facing now and Mahatma Gandhi's teachings and values can help the world to address both the pressing issues.

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued shooting for a film in the Corbett National Park for his "propaganda and publicity" and stayed put in the area till the evening of February 14 despite the Pulwama attack taking place in the afternoon that day, the Congress allege

NEW DELHI

Personnel of the paramilitary forces deployed in the Kashmir Valley for counter-terror operations have been entitled by the Union government today to take commercial flights to either join duty or go on leave, in the wake of the killing of 40 jawans in a deadly attack

Srinagar

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah today hit out at both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Opposition Congress for not speaking out against the "systematic targeting of Kashmiris" in various parts of the country following the Pulwama terror attack last week.

Bolpur

A court here Thursday sentenced former vice-chancellor of Visva Bharati univeristy Dilip Kumar Sinha, ex-registrar Dilip Mukhopadhaya and former teacher Mukti Dev to five years imprisonment in a forgery and conspiracy case.

Dhaka

A fast-moving fire swept through adjoining apartment buildings and chemical warehouses in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, killing at least 81 people and injuring several others, the latest such deadly blaze in the country.

Mulayam slams Akhilesh for giving ‘half’ of the seats to Mayawati
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Agencies

The Samajwadi Party will contest 37 seats and the Bahujan Samaj Party 38 in Uttar Pradesh in the Lok Sabha polls, the two parties said today while releasing a list of seats. While announcing the alliance earlier, the two parties had said they will contest from 38 constituencies each out of the 80 in the state.

Hyderabad

The Congress has gone well beyond whatever it has done in the past to reach out to Opposition parties and bring them together to take on BJP-led NDA in the Lok Sabha elections, says senior party leader Salman Khurshid.

NEW DELHI

The Union home ministry will carry out a pan-India survey to assess public perception on citizen-centric police services like women safety and reporting of crimes, officials said today.

Bhopal

The Opposition BJP today staged a walk-out from the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, demanding implementation of the 10 per cent quota for the poor in the general category introduced by a recent Constitutional amendment.

Srinagar

National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abullah today termed as a "retrograde" step the withdrawal of security to some mainstream political activists in Jammu and Kashmir, noting that it will weaken the political activity in the state.

Bengaluru

Congress MLA J N Ganesh was today flown here from Gujarat, a day after being arrested for allegedly assaulting another lawmaker from his party.

Gorakhpur

Preparations are in full swing for the two-day national convention of the BJP's Kisan Morcha beginning here from February 23.

Bareilly

The Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) here has taken action against three Kashmiri girls for allegedly posting adverse remarks against the Indian Army on social media, a senior official said today.

Tirupati

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will offer worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here on Friday, a senior party functionary said.

Raipur

A CRPF commando was today injured in an encounter with Naxals in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, officials said.

Bhopal

The Madhya Pradesh Police today donated Rs 7.50 crore to help the family members of the CRPF jawans, who laid down their lives in the Pulwama terror attack last week.

Dhaka

A fast-moving fire swept through adjoining apartment buildings and chemical warehouses in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, killing at least 81 people and injuring several others, the latest such deadly blaze in the country.

Dhaka

A fast-moving fire swept through adjoining apartment buildings and chemical warehouses in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, killing at least 81 people and injuring several others, the latest such deadly blaze in the country.

Geneva

China and the US may be the largest producers of coal power, but power plants in India take the highest toll in the world when it comes to health, a global study claims.

Islamabad

Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday chaired a key meeting of the National Security Council (NSC) during which the country's security situation was discussed, amidst heightened tensions between India and Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 CRPF s

SINGAPORE

Singapore Airlines insisted Thursday that cameras on its planes' entertainment systems had been disabled after an outcry online from worried passengers who spotted the tiny lenses peering at them.

Guests to enjoy up to 50% savings on flights
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EOI CORRESPONDENT

In continuation with the successful launch of its in-flight gift delivery initiative, on the occasion of Valentine's Day, Jet Airways, India’s  premier, full-service international airline, will offer guests up to 50% discount* on tickets booked from 21st–25th February, 2019.

Mumbai

Ashika Group, an emerging financial services house that offers a gamut of financial products & services added yet another title.

Kolkata

Offline discount store Brand Factory offers 20% to 70% discount on 200+ original brands like Wrangler, Lee Cooper, Levis, Pepe Jeans, Raymond, Jealous 21, Nike, Puma, Spykar and much more all 365 days a year.

Ground breaking ceremony held
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EOI CORRESPONDENT

With an ambition to be a lead player in the Inland water segment which is rapidly evolving in the country, a Joint Venture Company in the name of Hooghly Cochin Shipyard Limited (HCSL) has been formed between Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) and Hooghly Dock & Port Engineers Limited (HDPEL), in which CSL is the Major shareholder.

Offers group micro life insurance
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EOI CORRESPONDENT

MobiKwik, digital financial services platform, today announced the launch of digital life insurance on its app to its users. MobiKwik in association with ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company has rolled out first-of-its-kind group micro insurance product. The offering begins with a life cover of Rs. 1 lakh available for a monthly premium as low as Rs. 20.

Kolkata

GoAir, the world’s fastest growing airline, has recorded the best On-Time Performance (OTP) of 75.9% for the month of January 2019, as per DGCA statistics.

NEW DELHI

The Finance Ministry on Wednesday announced to pump in Rs 48,239 crore in 12 public sector banks (PSBs) in this fiscal to help them maintain regulatory capital requirements and finance growth plans.

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