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Rijiju rules out Prez rule, asks state govt to bring back normalcy
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Army patrolled the streets of Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanagar today as people spilled out into the streets defying curfew despite chief minister Pema Khandu's assurance that grant of permanent residence to six non-native communities in the state was a "closed issue", officials said.

Rahul says Modi’s ‘ego’ stopping him from granting ‘Shaheed’ status to Pulwama martyrs, Rijiju accuses Cong of politicizing issue
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the country's National War Memorial (NWM) adjoining the iconic India Gate complex in the heart of the capital, nearly 60 years after it was mooted to honour the fallen soldiers after Independence.

Kolkata

Accusing the Narendra Modi-led Union government of indulging in "politics over dead bodies of jawans" after the Pulwama terror attack, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today alleged the Centre had intelligence inputs that such an attack can take place but di

NEW DELHI

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today asked chief ministers of the party-ruled states to file a review petition against a Supreme Court order that asked states to ensure eviction of tribals and forest dwellers whose claims to forest land were rejected.

NEW DELHI

Twitter today agreed to appoint a nodal officer to work closely with the Election Commission (EC) ahead of the general elections after a Parliamentary panel asked the messaging platform to address issues such as political bias and foreign influence on a real-time basi

Jammu

An Election Commission team from New Delhi will visit Jammu and Kashmir on March 4 and 5 to meet political parties and top security and civilian officials to review preparedness for the Lok Sabha polls, officials said today.

NEW DELHI

A day after hinting at "a larger role in serving the people", Robert Vadra today said he was not in a hurry to take the political plunge.

Bengaluru

Karnataka's ruling coalition partners, the Congress and the JD-S, today began the first round of discussions on seat-sharing for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Chennai

Amid criticism of its alliance with the ruling AIADMK by various quarters, PMK today said the pact for the coming Lok Sabha elections was forged with an intention to 'retrieve' and uphold Tamil Nadu's rights on various issues.

NEW DELHI

India does not have shortage of water but the management of water is not adequate, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said here today.

Lucknow

Union home minister Rajnath Singh today said it was the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that had, in true sense, implemented the concept of "antyodaya" (benefits reaching the last person in the society), adding that no one had ever imagined that the Prime M

Panaji

The BJP in Goa held a crucial meeting of his MLAs, MPs and office-bearers here today which comes in the backdrop of chief minister Manohar Parrikar's hospitalisation.

NEW DELHI

Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi today recused himself from hearing a plea of a lawyers' body which has sought abolition of designation of advocates as seniors, on the ground that it leads to an "elite class" consisting of kith and kin.

Tirunelveli

Rejecting the claim that his party was BJP's "B team," Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan said it was being targeted as they were growing in stature.

Doha

US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad arrived in Doha Monday to kick off fresh high-level talks with the Taliban aimed at ending the 17-year Afghan conflict, saying it could be a "significant moment".

Hanoi

With North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on an armored train barreling through China toward Vietnam's capital, and US President Donald Trump about to board a jet for Hanoi, Vietnamese officials scrambled Monday to finish preparation for a rushed summit that will capture g

Islamabad

The EU has asked Pakistan to take "clear and sustained" actions targeting not only all UN-listed transnational terrorist groups but also individuals claiming responsibility for attacks in the wake of the Pulwama terror strike.

SER emerges champions
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South Eastern Railway emerged Champions in the 33rd All India Railway Body Building Championship held at Kharagpur from 22nd to 24th February, 2019 organised by South Eastern Railway Sports Association (SERSA). The 2nd and 3rd positions were bagged by Central Railway and Southern Railway respectively.

Kolkata

Due to Non Interlocking Work between Dungripali and Khaliapalli stations in Sambalpur Division of East Coast Railway, the following trains will be regulated:-

Kolkata

Harindra Rao, General Manager, Eastern Railway conducted day long inspection in Eastern Railway’s heritage Jamalpur Workshop today. Mr Rao inspected all the important shops and places of the Workshop.

NEW DELHI

Amidst violent protests in Arunachal Pradesh, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said Sunday the state government has decided to not accept the recommendations of a high-level committee to grant permanent resident certificates to six communities, and blamed the Congress for

BOITHALANGSU

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has dedicated the 9 MW Myntriang Small Hydro Electric Project, Stage 1, to the people at Boithalangsu in West Karbi Anglong district, officials said.

Guwahati

Artistes, including singers, film personalities, musicians and composers, took out a rally in Guwahati on Sunday condemning the Arunachal Pradesh mob attack that damaged their property in the venue of the first Itanagar International Film Festival (IIFF).

Patna

In what may be seen as a blow to the disjointed anti-NDA front in Bihar, the Bahujan Samaj Party has decided to contest all the 40 Lok Sabha seats in the state, a senior party functionary said on Monday.

Kolkata

‘Madhuswara’, the cultural group is all set to present its 10th programme at Indumati Sabhagriha of Jadavpur University on March 1.

Chittaranjan

In order to harness renewable energy sources, a project of setting up of one mega watt rooftop solar power plant has been inaugurated in Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) today.

Aizawl

The Ministry of Home Affairs has directed the Assam Rifles (AR) to shift the battalion headquarters of the force from the state capital Aizawl to Zokhawsang area by May 31, an official said here Monday.

KOLKATA/SILIGURI

The Animel Planet is a pet store which is a complete stop solution in Siliguri. The store has currently two branches in Siliguri, one in City Centre and one in Goyal Plaza.

Kolkata

The thunderstorm this morning from around 3:30 am did not affect CESC power supply system, the number of telephone calls from consumers was around 224 by 8:30 am this morning.  The underground cable system in most of the areas proved beneficial and reports of disrupti

Kolkata

The thunderstorm this morning from around 3:30 am did not affect CESC power supply system, the number of telephone calls from consumers was around 224 by 8:30 am this morning.  The underground cable system in most of the areas proved beneficial and reports of disrupti

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