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April 3, 2018 4:08 am gmt |
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Protests erupted across several cities in India on Monday (April 02) against a ruling on low-caste communities by the country’s apex court. Several organizations belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), made up of “untouchables” and which is the lowest tier, and Scheduled Tribes (ST) mad...
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April 1, 2018 6:49 am gmt |
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At least 10 people were killed and several others injured after a four-storey building collapsed in India’s central Madhya Pradesh state on Saturday (March 31). The incident occurred at around 1550 GMT after a speeding car rammed into the building in Indore city. The building, which housed hote...
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March 31, 2018 9:54 am gmt |
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Indian Army conducted a live-fire drill in Tezu town of northeastern Arunachal Pradesh, claimed by China as “South Tibet”, on Friday (March 30). The soldiers displayed immaculate coordination as they ran to their positions and prepared shell launchers for firing. A soldier, Pushap Singh, ...
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March 30, 2018 10:44 am gmt |
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Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on Friday (March 30). Swaraj and Abe discussed the huge potential for growth of India-Japan relations. Swaraj arrived in Japan on Wednesday (March 28) on a three-day visit aimed at reviewing the entire gamut o...
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March 29, 2018 10:40 am gmt |
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Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday, March 29, 2018, batted for setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB), saying it was the “only acceptable just solution for us” in the inter-state river water dispute involving Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. “On the Cauvery issue… setting up of CMB will be th...
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March 29, 2018 3:52 am gmt |
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Indian Foreign Minister, Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday (March 28) arrived in Tokyo to boost bilateral ties between the two countries. Swaraj is on a three-day visit to Japan and she will co-chair the ninth India- Japan strategic dialogue with her Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Thursday (March 29). Th...
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March 29, 2018 3:52 am gmt |
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With only one more days left for the Supreme Court’s six-week deadline for setting up of the Cauvery Management Board to end, Tamil Nadu government, sources said, is preparing itself to move a contempt petition against the Centre in the Apex court if it fails to set up CMB and the Cauvery Water...
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March 28, 2018 3:41 am gmt |
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The government of India’s southern Tamil Nadu state organized a mass marriage ceremony for 86 underprivileged couples in Coimbatore city on Monday (March 26). The ceremony was attended by state chief, E Palanisamy and deputy chief O Panneerselvam, on the occasion of 70th birth anniversary of la...
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March 27, 2018 10:54 am gmt |
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Fishermen in India’s southern Rameswaram city on Monday (March 26) announced that they will launch an indefinite strike starting March 31 to press for the release of their colleagues languishing in Sri Lankan prisons and their seized boats. India shares an expansive oceanic border with Sri Lank...
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March 27, 2018 3:34 am gmt |
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After the massive turnout of over 15,000 people on Saturday against the proposed expansion of the Sterlite copper plant here, scores of residents of A. Kumareddiyarpuram continued the protest for the 42nd day on Sunday.  Women and children of the village squatted under a tree with a black board deman...
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March 26, 2018 4:03 am gmt |
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The protest against the expansion of Sterlite that began in Tuticorin about six weeks ago intensified as there was widespread support for the 24-hour strike that demanded closure of the major copper producer. Residents have put forward the demand, alleging that the plant has been polluting air, water...
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March 25, 2018 10:30 am gmt |
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The BJP today lashed out at the DMK on the Cauvery issue, with senior leader and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan accusing the Dravidian party of trying to mislead people on the inter-state dispute. However, the BJP will take steps that will benefit the people of the state, he said. Speaking to repor...
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March 25, 2018 3:47 am gmt |
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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, accompanied by his wife Elke Budenbender, paid tribute to India‘s iconic freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi at his memorial Rajghat in New Delhi on Saturday (March 24). Situated on the banks of river Yamuna, the memorial stands at the spot where Gandhi was ...
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March 23, 2018 10:07 am gmt |
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Veteran activist Anna Hazare arrived in New Delhi on Friday (March 23) to start a “fast unto death” demanding the government help distressed Indian farmers and enact a tough anti-corruption law that would lead to prosecution of officials and lawmakers. Hazare will begin his fast later on ...
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March 22, 2018 4:04 am gmt |
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After four years of working on a contract, two transgender persons employed at the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) were posted as lab technician and physiotherapist on Wednesday. The appointment orders were handed over to Neaya S. and M.P. Selvi Santhosham by Chief Minister Edappadi ...