Prez polls: Will support NDA nominee, Mulayam says
Ignoring former CM Akhilesh Yadav’s reservations, his father and Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has assured NDA leaders of his party’s support in the presidential polls with the rider that the candidate should not be a strong saffron face and be acceptable to all.
June 18, 2017 at 08:05AM
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Goa to write to Centre on cattle trade rules
The BJP-led Goa government will write to the Centre raising objections to certain aspects of the central notification on cattle trade as it will have a severe impact on the hospital industry and other ancillary industries, town and country planning minister Vijai Sardesai said.
June 18, 2017 at 07:59AM
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New nest? Himalayan vultures found in Chambal
The UP forest department recently rescued a baby Himalayan griffon, also known as the Himalayan vulture, from Lavedi area of the Chambal region, months after an adult bird was found in Bakewar.
June 18, 2017 at 07:39AM
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EP to usher in new era of satellite launches
Known as electric propulsion (EP) system, this technology converts solar energy into electrical energy which, in turn, is used to change the velocity of a satellite in space. It reduces the use of chemical propellant in a launch vehicle.
June 18, 2017 at 07:17AM
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Human shield tactic is not our SOP: Army chief
Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Saturday said the human shield tactic employed by Major Leetul Gogoi to combat stonepelters in Kashmir, cannot be made a standard operating procedure (SOP) in the Valley. He said the armed forces are sensitive to human rights and always maintained good track record.
June 18, 2017 at 06:48AM
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‘UP waiver tipping point for Maha after Telangana’
“Neighbouring Telangana and Andhra Pradesh did it first. It created pressure and then UP announced the waiver. The demand had been there but it became very strong after UP’s decision,” he told a group of visiting mediapersons at his residence, ‘Varsha’, on Wednesday,
June 18, 2017 at 06:06AM
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Modi, Trump likely to break ice over dinner
Trump and Modi will hold their official talks on June 26 in a familiar routine: restricted talks followed by delegation level talks, a meeting with CEOs and a press conference.
Modi will be doing a modest diaspora event a day before in Washington DC itself.
June 18, 2017 at 06:15AM
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In K’taka, organ donors’ll have to give Aadhaar info
Organ donors in Karnataka will soon have to provide their Aadhaar details while pledging their organs as the state is trying to streamline its organ donor registry.
June 18, 2017 at 05:20AM
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13km Kochi metro project completed in record time
Expected to bring considerable relief to the city’s chronic traffic congestion, the Metro is also likely to put the state’s development agenda back on track.
June 18, 2017 at 05:17AM
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Cases of molestation down in Delhi this year
Crime against women seems to have reduced in the capital this year.According to figures released by Delhi Police, 836 cases of rape have been reported till May 31 compared with 924 in the same period last year.
June 18, 2017 at 05:11AM
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