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Heavy downpour lashes Gurugram, disrupts traffic movements

Heavy downpour lashes Gurugram, disrupts traffic movements

Gurugram, July 28 (IANS) A few hours of rain on Wednesday morning caused heavy water-logging and the flood-like situation on multiple stretches and areas in Gurugram.Nearly 70 per cent of the city was submerged in an average of 3-4 feet of water with the two worst-hit areas being the Delhi-Gurugram ...

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Anil Deshmukh case: CBI searches 12 locations in Maharashtra

Anil Deshmukh case: CBI searches 12 locations in Maharashtra

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Moving ahead in its investigation into the alleged bribery case involving former Maharashtra Home Minister and NCP leader Anil Deshmukh with allegations of bribery and misuse of office, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has carried out searches at 12 locations in Ma...

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Oppn leaders are only seen at press conferences or on Twitter: Nadda

Oppn leaders are only seen at press conferences or on Twitter: Nadda

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Hitting out at the political opponents, BJP chief J.P. Nadda on Wednesday said that in the last one and a half years, opposition leaders are only seen at press conferences or on Twitter.Nadda was speaking at the BJP headquarters after launching the 'National Health Voluntee...

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At a time of democratic recession, its vital that US, India stand together: Blinken

At a time of democratic recession, its vital that US, India stand together: Blinken

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) "At a time of rising global threats to democracy and international freedoms -- we talk about a democratic recession -- it's vital that we two world leading democracies continue to stand together in support of these ideals," US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said here on ...

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Govt curtailing voice of oppn in Parliament over Pegasus: Rahul

Govt curtailing voice of oppn in Parliament over Pegasus: Rahul

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Upping the ante against the Central government, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused it of "curtailing" the voice of opposition in Parliament and said that government has used Pegasus weapon against the people of the country.His remarks came after a m...

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Bommai joins long list of father-son duos who made it to hot seat

Bommai joins long list of father-son duos who made it to hot seat

Bengaluru, July 28 (IANS) Sworn in on Wednesday as Karnataka's thirtieth chief minister, Basavaraj Bommai also happens to be the son of a former chief minister. His father S.R. Bommai was chief minister of Karnataka in 1988-199. Basavaraj Bommai became the latest entrant in the elite father-son chie...

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Blinken plans to raise India's human rights record: Report

Blinken plans to raise India's human rights record: Report

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) During his two-day visit, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken plans to raise New Delhi's human rights record, a global news wire reported.India is proud of its pluralistic traditions and happy to discuss the issue with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken during his visit ...

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21 differently-abled Raj couples to endorse 'Say No To Dowry' campaign

21 differently-abled Raj couples to endorse 'Say No To Dowry' campaign

Jaipur, July 28 (IANS) A total of 21 masked couples, differently-abled and underprivileged, shall tie the knot in Udaipur to spread an awareness on Covid appropriate behaviour and shall also endorse the social awareness campaign 'Say No to Dowry', Prashant Agarwal, President, Narayan Seva Sansthan t...

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Yogi provides free medical aid to under-privileged in UP

Yogi provides free medical aid to under-privileged in UP

Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government has launched a campaign to provide free medical aid to the underprivileged people.Through this card, any beneficiary can get free treatment up to Rs 5 lakh in any empanelled hospital across the country.The Golden Card will be issued to the benef...

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Yogi prepares action plan for next phase of Mission Shakti

Yogi prepares action plan for next phase of Mission Shakti

Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath is now preparing an action plan for the next phase of his 'Mission Shakti' campaign that aims at empowerment of women in the state.The Departments of Health, Education, Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Home, Women and Child Devel...

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