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Lovely Anand cries foul after husband Anand Mohan shifted to Bhagalpur jail

Lovely Anand cries foul after husband Anand Mohan shifted to Bhagalpur jail

Patna, Oct 21 (IANS) RJD candidate Lovely Anand has cried foul after her husband and Bihar strongman Anand Mohan was shifted from Saharsa to Bhagalpur jail.Anand Mohan, the former MP was earlier lodged in Saharsa district jail in connection with 1994 murder case of Gopalganj DM G. Krishnaiah.Lovely ...

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Delhi HC adjourns hearing on plea against appointing SPPs in riots cases

Delhi HC adjourns hearing on plea against appointing SPPs in riots cases

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday adjourned till November 9 the hearing on a plea against the appointment of Special Public Prosecutors (SPPs) in cases of riots and violence in northeast Delhi in February.Justice Navin Chawla said that he will hear the petition filed by Delh...

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KVIC launches khadi footwear, eyes Rs 1,000 cr market share

KVIC launches khadi footwear, eyes Rs 1,000 cr market share

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Eyeing the Rs 50,000 crore footwear market in India, Khadi Village Industries Corporation (KVIC) on Wednesday launched a range of footwear made of khadi fabric and said that it targets a Rs 1,000-crore market share in the first year. The footwear range for both men and women...

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Truecaller now lets you set call reason, SMS scheduling, translation

Truecaller now lets you set call reason, SMS scheduling, translation

Bengaluru, Oct 21 (IANS) Swedish caller identification app Truecaller on Wednesday introduced new features, including one that allows users to set a reason for their call, and enable the receiver to check whether the incoming call is personal, business or something urgent.Termed "Call Reason," this ...

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SC allows trust to operate banks accounts to pay bills, taxes

SC allows trust to operate banks accounts to pay bills, taxes

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court has permitted the Maharwal Khewaji Trust, which manages the Rs 20,000-crore property of erstwhile princely state of Faridkot, to operate bank accounts to pay salaries to staff and meet expenses on utilities bills and taxes etc.In June, the Punjab and Haryan...

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CBI arrests Food Supply official in J&K's Rajouri in graft case

CBI arrests Food Supply official in J&K's Rajouri in graft case

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a Junior Assistant working at the Food Supply office of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district in a graft case.A CBI official said the accused has been identified as Shadab Chowd...

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Vikas Dubey's wife questioned by ED

Vikas Dubey's wife questioned by ED

Lucknow, Oct 21 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned Richa, the widow of gangster Vikas Dubey, regarding the financial dealings of her late husband.The Enforcement Directorate is probing a money laundering case, which was registered last month against Vikas Dubey and his 10 associa...

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Integrated theatre commands next step in defence reforms: Army chief

Integrated theatre commands next step in defence reforms: Army chief

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The next logical step in the process of defence reforms in India is the formation of Integrated Theatre Commands to synergise the capabilities and combat potential of the three armed services during war and peace, Indian Army chief, Gen. Manoj Mukund Naravane said on Wednesd...

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Protesting farmers in Punjab allow only goods trains to ply

Protesting farmers in Punjab allow only goods trains to ply

Chandigarh, Oct 21 (IANS) Heeding to the appeal of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, 30 protesting farmers' organisations in Punjab on Wednesday decided to allow goods trains to ply till November 5, while passenger train services would continue to remain disrupted in the state.However, their sit-in pr...

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Agra's Cafe SHEROES reopens

Agra's Cafe SHEROES reopens

Agra, Oct 21 (IANS) Finally after a wait of eight months, one of SHEROES cafes, run by acid attack survivors reopened, at its new address, closer to the Taj Mahal."It was a difficult phase, but with our limited resources, we used the time to train the acid attack survivors in yoga, English speaking,...

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