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Jul 07, 2015 12:59 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Nobel laureates to UN: Loosen purse strings for children

14 Nobel laureates from across the world, led by India's Kailash Satyarthi, today appealed to the United Nations and the international community at large to "loosen the purse strings" and invest in education to protect children from exploitation and violence.

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12:30 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Heat-related deaths will double in urban India by 2080: IIM

Heat-related mortalities will witness a two-fold increase in urban areas of India by 2080, a study done by the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) predicts.

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12:04 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's row: unavailability of ICC members hampering probe

The Internal Complaints Committee probe into St Stephen's College's molestation row is moving at a slow pace "due to unavailability" of all the panel members at a given point of time, a UGC official who visited the campus was informed today.

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Jul 06, 2015 11:44 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Nashik civic body razes illegal structures ahead of Kumbh

Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) today razed illegal structures in a major anti-encroachment drive undertaken ahead of the Kumbh Mela beginning next week.

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11:24 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

JKNPP accuses embezzlement of funds, ration by CA&PD department

The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party today alleged that 80 per cent of ration and funds meant for below poverty line (BPL) consumers was being embezzled by a nexus of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CA&PD) department and ration dealers in J&K's Udhampur district.

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11:04 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Prakash Javadekar to hold meeting on Western Ghats tomorrow

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar will hold a meeting tomorrow to review the progress of physical demarcation of Ecologically Sensitive Area (ESA) in Western Ghats region and will also discuss further course of action for its protection and conservation.

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10:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Lalit Modi gets ED summons in money-laundering case

The Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to ex-IPL boss Lalit Modi in connection with an alleged money-laundering case registered against him here.

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10:44 pm   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

NDA may cap premature PF withdrawals at 75%

The government is looking to cap premature provident fund withdrawals at 75 per cent for EPFO subscribers at any given time till the age of 58.

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10:31 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

NaMo's gift to President of Uzbekistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today presented President Islam Karimov a specially commissioned reproduction of Khamsa-i-Khusrau by the great 13th century sufi poet Amir Khusrau who was born in Uttar Pradesh and whose father hailed from Uzbekistan.

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10:30 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

MP govt will take action once Vyapam probe is over: Jaju

BJP national vice president Shyam Jaju today said Madhya Pradesh government was conducting a probe in the Vyapam scam with sincerity, which was why at least 38 persons had been arrested in the case so far.

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10:24 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Airstrike hits market north of Yemen's Aden, over 45 killed

A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels hit a local marketplace in Yemen, killing over 45 civilians today, security officials and eyewitnesses said.

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10:04 pm   #NitiPTI   

FTII to get nearly 40 crore plan, non-plan expenditure this fiscal

The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) will get around Rs 40 crore of plan and non plan expenditure this financial year.

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10:02 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

UP shocker: Journalist's mother 'set ablaze' by 2 policemen

The mother of a journalist was set ablaze today at Kothi police station here allegedly by two policemen after she refused to "bribe" them to free her husband, prompting authorities to suspend the two officials and register a case against them.

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9:59 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

NaMo in Uzbekistan - Speaks at the banquet hosted by President Karimov

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on an eight-day visit to five Central Asian countries and Russia, today arrived in Uzbekistan marking the start of his visit.

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9:53 pm   #NitiPTI   #Governance   
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9:43 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Vyapam scam - No injuries on TV journalist's body, according to autopsy report

No internal or external injuries were found on the body of TV journalist Akshay Singh, who suddenly took ill and died last weekend while covering the Vyapam scam of Madhya Pradesh, according to the post-mortem report.

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9:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Bihar Legislative Council polls to be held tomorrow: EC

The Election Commission (EC) today said polls to the 24 seats of Bihar Legislative Council will be held tomorrow as scheduled in the light of the Supreme Court refusing to stay the polls and accepting EC's suggestion that tenure of the elected members be decided by draw of lots.

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9:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Cash-for-vote: ACB arrests 2nd TDP MLA Sandra Venkata Veeraiah

Telangana Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), probing the cash-for-vote case allegedly involving TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy, today arrested a second party legislator Sandra Venkata Veeraiah after interrogating him in connection with the case.

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9:17 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rajnath Singh to chair NE CMs meeting on July 11 in Guwahati

The Centre has convened a meeting of Chief Ministers of Northeastern states at Guwahati to discuss various issues, including strategy to deal with insurgents based in Myanmar.

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8:57 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Pakistan parliamentary panel fails to approve Hindu marriage law

The minority Hindu community in Pakistan will have to wait more before they can register their marriages as the lawmakers today deferred till July 13 the final approval of the Islamic country's first Hindu marriage law.

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8:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

India to renew contract with Kazakhstan for uranium supply

To fulfill the requirement of nuclear power reactors, India will sign a contract with Kazakhstan to procure 5,000 metric tonnes of uranium, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the Central Asian nation tomorrow.

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7:17 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Vyapam Mystery Deaths - Fallacy of Numbers or Confirmation Bias ?

The Vyapam Scam is a systemic scandal of a scale unlike any in India. With over 2000 arrests, the Court monitored Investigation nailing the high and mighty it is silly for Delhi Media to wake up belatedly and look for a conspiracy angle in every random death in Madhya Pradesh.

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6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Former Maharashtra Minister Pratapsinh Mohite Patil passes away

Former Maharashtra Minister Pratapsinh Mohite-Patil today passed away at a private hospital here after a brief illness.

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6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Kerala CM terms MLA's action as 'cheap political stunt'

Kerala Assembly today witnessed noisy scenes over the alleged attack by CPI woman MLA E S Bijimol on Additional District Magistrate of Idukki district last week as Chief Minister Oommen Chandy termed the her action as a "cheap political stunt".

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6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

BJP alleges discrimination against its MPs by UP govt

Alleging discrimination, BJP in Uttar Pradesh today claimed that "none" of the proposals submitted by the BJP MPs has been cleared by the SP government.

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6:22 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Punjab sanctions Rs 43 cr for sewerage treatment plants along Ghaggar river

Punjab Chief Minister Paraksh Singh Badal today sanctioned Rs 43 crore for the timely completion of ongoing construction of Sewerage Treatment Plants (STPs) along river Ghaggar in the state.

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6:12 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Former AP minister Bhattam Srirama Murthy no more

Freedom fighter and former Andhra Pradesh minister Bhattam Srirama Murhty today died at a hospital in the district following a prolonged illness, his family said.

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6:02 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Greece referendum gets a thumbs up from CPI(M)

CPI(M) today congratulated people of Greece for giving a "resounding no" to austerity measures sought to be imposed by international creditors in exchange of a bailout of its bankrupt economy.

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6:00 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Syama Prasad Mookerjee a great leader and profound thinker: NaMo

Rich tributes were paid to Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee on his birth anniversary today with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan leading the commemorations.

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5:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Nagpur, Wardha reaping benefits of water conservation scheme

`Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan', the ambitious water conservation initiative of Maharashtra government, has started to bear fruits in the Nagpur and Wardha districts, officials claim.

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5:13 pm   #NitiPTI   

NDA forms panel to examine UNICEF's child survey report

Under fire for holding back state- wise findings of UNICEF's Rapid Survey on Children, the Women and Child Development Ministry has constituted a committee to examine the report following differences of opinion over the survey methodology.

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4:59 pm   #NitiPTI   #Digital   

Union Bank takes digital initiatives with M-passbook and more

Taking a step towards digitalisation, state-run Union Bank of India today launched a slew of initiatives such as IMPS at branches and M-passbooks for its customers.

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4:56 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rajasthan govt bans new admissions in Jodhpur National University over fake degrees

Rajasthan government today issued an order banning new admissions in the Jodhpur National University (JNU), which awarded more than 25,000 fake degrees to students, with immediate effect for the academic session 2015-16.

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4:38 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Cash-for-vote: ACB grills TDP MLA Veeraiah

The Telangana Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), which is probing the cash-for-vote case involving TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy, today began grilling another legislator of the party, Sandra Venkata Veeraiah, in connection with the case.

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4:27 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Puducherry - Tributes paid to Jagjivan Ram

Speaker of Puducherry Assembly V Sabapathy paid floral tributes at the statue of the freedom fighter and former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram on the occasion of his 29th death anniversary today.

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4:17 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Pakistan desperate to disrupt Amarnath Yatra in J&K: Nirmal Singh

Asserting that the recent incidents of ceasefire violations were aimed at facilitating infiltration from across the border, J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh today said that Pakistan was desperately trying to disrupt the annual Amarnath Yatra in the state.

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4:06 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Vyapam scam - Congress more eager to play politics over deceased

The BJP Government in Madhya Pradesh today accused the Congress of "playing politics over the deceased" and asserted that Jabalpur Medical College Dean Arun Sharma's death was not related to the case.

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3:59 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Haryana- 7,200 police personnel to be recruited

As many as 7,200 police personnel, including 1,000 women, will soon be recruited in the state, Haryana Director General of Police Y S Singhal said today.

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3:52 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Maharashtra rights panel brings 'Justice at the Door'

In a bid to provide justice to aggrieved people of the state, Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (MSHRC) is conducting a three-day programme for hearing of cases at divisional level only instead of calling them here.

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3:41 pm   #NitiPTI   #Culture   

Amarnath yatra - 6th batch of 2,128 pilgrims leaves from Jammu

The sixth batch comprising 2,128 pilgrims today left from the base camp here for the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

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3:32 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's molestation row: Thampu offers to resign

Facing criticism over handling of the research scholar molestation case, St Stephen's principal Valson Thampu today said he would resign if it was proved that "he was a cause of embarrassment to the institution".

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3:21 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

J&K CM congratulates candidates who cracked civil services

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed congratulated the candidates from the state who qualified the UPSC civil services examinations, saying they will become role models for many aspiring students.

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3:15 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Kerala asks Railways to implement Sabari rail

The Kerala government today requested the Railways to implement the ambitious Sabari railway line project without insisting that the state bear half the cost.

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3:05 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Culture   

Krishna Gopal to Doordarshan on Ambedkar, Modi and more

In an interview to DD news, Sahasarakaryavah of RSS Dr. Krishna Gopal spoke on Ambedkar while also sharing his views on a wide range of current issues

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2:46 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

India, Bangladesh launch survey in enclaves over nationality

India and Bangladesh today launched a joint survey to record the "choice of nationality" of 51,584 people in 162 enclaves in each other's territories ahead of the July 31 integration of the land with the respective mainland under the historic Land Boundary Agreement (LBA).

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2:06 pm   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

Greece crisis may have indirect impact on India: Finance Secretary

With Greek voters rejecting the European bailout proposals heightened the risk of Greece's exit for the Eurozone, the government today said it is closely monitoring the situation as India may be indirectly impacted from the fallout.

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2:01 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Mizoram rejects talks offer of HPC(D)

Mizoram government has rejected the offer for conditional tripartite talks from Manipur-based militant outfit Hmar People's Convention (Democrats), state Home Minister R Lalzirliana said here today.

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1:41 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's molestation row: Students, teachers hold protest

Scores of students, teachers and women rights activists today took to the streets protesting against the alleged molestation of a research scholar at St Stephen's College and the principal's attempts to hush up the issue.

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1:39 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

NaMo leaves on six-nation visit, to attend BRICS, SCO Summits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left on an eight-day visit to five Central Asian countries as also Russia, aiming to enhance strategic, economic and energy ties besides attending Summits of BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

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1:37 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Madhya Pradesh - Now every death in the state to be linked to Vyapam scam?

A 25-year-old woman trainee sub-inspector, who got into the police force through an exam conducted by Vyapam, was today found dead in a lake here.

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1:21 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Odisha- Director of chitfund organisation arrested

A director of a chit fund organisation, which had allegedly duped investors of crores of rupees in Odisha's Ganjam district, has been arrested, police said today.

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12:57 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

JBT scam: SC judge recuses from hearing OP Chautala's plea

Supreme Court judge U U Lalit today recused himself from hearing a petition of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, who along with his son Ajay Singh Chautala and three others, is serving a 10-year jail term in the teachers' recruitment scam case.

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12:55 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Nigeria blast- 44 killed, 67 injured

An emergency agency official says 44 people were killed by two bombs that exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos.

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12:07 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Narendra Modi goes to Central Asia - Global Media Roundup

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi's takes off to Tashkent, Team Niti rounds up all the buzz in the media (global and domestic) on the issues dominating his Central Asia agenda.

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12:05 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

NaMo, Nawaz Sharif to meet on sidelines of SCO Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif will meet on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Russia on July 10.

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11:43 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Darjeeling landslides- NIDM expert blames shoddy road work in hilly areas

l-planned roads and neglect of indigenous erosion-control measures coupled with haphazard construction in hilly areas triggered the massive landslide in Darjeeling last week, an expert said today.

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11:22 am   #NitiPTI   

City-level forum for each of 100 smart cities

The Centre's ambitious smart cities project, apart from a state-level high-powered steering committee (HPSC), will have a city-level advisory forum for each of the 100 smart cities to enable people to actively participate in governance and reforms.

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11:16 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

BJP-PDP coalition will not compromise with integrity of J&K: Ram Madhav

On the birth anniversary of Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, the BJP today said the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will not compromise with his ideology of an integrated state and will never support separatist forces.

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9:57 am   #NitiPTI   #World   
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8:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Draft National Medical Device Policy: A Review

The Government of India has recently made public a draft of National Medical Device Policy. Here's an analysis of the draft which says that while it is a commendable effort towards promoting Make in India for medical devices, the pricing control is a concern.

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6:30 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Black money compliance window: Declaration of overseas stash

According to the scheme under the window, such a declaration can be filed online by an individual or entity and mandatorily will have to carry a "digital signature" to validate it.

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2:12 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Deutsche Bank\'s USD 1-bn investment faces fresh probe

RBI and Sebi are having a fresh look at the case to ensure compliance to their norms.

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12:02 am   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Yogendra Yadav says "me too" on Bihar Polls

Looking to be a part of the action in the run up to Bihar Assembly polls later this year, Swaraj Abhiyan, the group founded by expelled AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, has said it will campaign against the "corrupt and candidates with criminal background".

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10:00 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Corporate Espionage - Plugging the Leaks

The MHA came out with the guidelines against the backdrop of the leak of classified information from some ministries including the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

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8:10 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Digital   

Narendra Modi's #DigitalDialogue - Q&A with Netizens

Keeping his promise of ensuring participatory governance and connecting India digitally, PM Modi has launched #DigitalDialogue, inviting people to suggest ideas and share views on Digital India.

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4:43 pm   #NitiPTI   #Culture   
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3:50 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Complaint against Lalit Modi over tweets defaming President, aide

The complaint sent to Delhi Police Commissioner from the President's Secretariat has screen shots of June 23 and June 25 tweets annexed to it, besides an 80-page file that the former IPL chief, being probed by the Enforcement Directorate for alleged money laundering, had attached to his twitter posts.

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3:16 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Coalscam probe: ED files five new FIRs

The latest FIRs have been lodged by the central probe agency against firms based in Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Delhi, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh, official sources said.

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2:56 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Lalit Modi Circus leaves town - Lutyens Media Schizophrenia shifts to Vyapam

The Dean of a Jabalpur medical college, said to be probing fake examinees in the Vyapam scam, was found dead in a Delhi hotel today, adding yet another murky twist to the scandal even as Delhi Media houses shift focus belatedly to the Madhya Pradesh scam.

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2:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Rashtrapati Bhavan files complaint against Lalit Modi

The complaint was handed over to the Delhi Police, which is yet to take a call on whether to register a case or seek necessary instructions from a court for blocking the Twitter page, official sources said.

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2:40 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Israel excitement levels up over India UN Vote

In a "historic first" in UN votes on Israel, India did not vote for the Palestinians, but rather abstained, wrote a commentator while others described it as "dramatic" and an "unprecedented achievement for Israel".

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2:34 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Greece's voters decide euro future in too-close-to-call poll

Greeks voted today in a tightly fought referendum on whether to accept worsening austerity in exchange for more bailout funds, or reject it in a gamble that could see it crash out of the euro.

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2:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

St Stephen\'s molestation row: Thampu says victim being used

St Stephen's college principal Valson Thampu, who is embroiled in a controversy over shielding the accused in a molestation row, today claimed "the victim is being used against him" and a forensic investigation of the "purported" recordings will clear the air.

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8:30 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #Analysis   #States   #Politics   

Kashmir and Sangh - Sajjad Lone takes a bold stance

Sajjad Lone says the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, RSS has every right to come to the Kashmir Valley if people accept them.

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7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #Politics   

Hot Air from The Hindu to inflate Rahul's comeback trial balloon?

Is ‘The Hindu' championing the cause of Rahul Gandhi?

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6:30 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Amrita University Chancellor to deliver keynote address at UN

Chancellor of Amrita University, Mata Amritanandamayi will make an introductory keynote address at an event organised by United Nations titled "Skills and Technology Accelerating Rapid Transformation" (UNAI-START) on July 8. Amritanandamayi will make the address during the first programme in a new series of event UNAI-START.

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6:00 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Life Insurance Council plans fraud monitoring framework

Life Insurance Council, the apex industry body of insurers is planning a fraud monitoring framework for its members.

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5:35 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Train services adjusted at Bhubaneswar station

The train services at the Bhubaneswar railway station have been adjusted from July 6 to July 10 due to safety-related work in connection with the commissioning of additional platforms on the premises.

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5:15 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rs.8 lakh recovered from illegal rent-out of a Railway ground: RTI

Over Rs 8 lakh has been deposited in the coffers of the Railway through recovery against illegal rent out of a railway ground in suburban Mumbai here between 2010 and 2014, an RTI query revealed.

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5:14 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Madras High Court issues notice to Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Madras High Court today ordered issue of notice to Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission on a plea seeking to re-publish the list of thecandidates selected for the post of Civil Judges after excluding five candidates from General Turn of Persons Studied in Tamil Medium category (PSTM).

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4:25 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Missing CPI(M) leader's body found by police

The body of CPI(M) leader Uttam Banerjee, who has been missing for two days, was found from a pond in Raghunathpur area of Purulia district today, police said.

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4:12 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Madras High Court issues notice to Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

Madras High Court today ordered issue of notice to Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission on a plea seeking to re-publish the list of thecandidates selected for the post of Civil Judges after excluding five candidates from General Turn of Persons Studied in Tamil Medium category (PSTM).

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4:11 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Afghan Parliament rejects President Ashraf Ghani's nominee for defence post

Afghanistan's parliament today rejected President Ashraf Ghani's nominee for defence ministry, a crucial post that has sat vacant for months as stretched security forces fight to secure territory from a revitalised Taliban.

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4:11 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rs.8 lakh recovered from illegal rent-out of a Railway ground: RTI

Over Rs 8 lakh has been deposited in the coffers of the Railway through recovery against illegal rent out of a railway ground in suburban Mumbai here between 2010 and 2014, an RTI query revealed.

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4:10 am   #NitiPTI   

Dawood Ibrahim's surrender offer was conditional, so rejected: Pawar

NCP leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Sharad Pawar today said senior advocate Ram Jethmalani had contacted him over underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's willingness to surrender but conditions put forward for it were not acceptable to the state government.

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3:22 am   #NitiPTI   

Weather forcast for next five days

WEATHER FORECAST FOR NEXT FIVE DAYS: DAY 1 (04th July): Rain or thundershowers would occur at many places over Coastal Karnataka, Kerala and at a few places over South interior Karnataka and Lakshadweep.

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3:10 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Shell kills two children, woman in Egypt's Sinai

A shell slammed into a house in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula today killing a woman and two children as the army battles Islamic State group jihadists, medical and security sources said.

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3:09 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Six injured in group clash in Saharanpur

Six persons were injured in a clash between two groups following a minor accident in Deoband area here, police said today

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3:07 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Shell kills two children, woman in Egypt's Sinai

A shell slammed into a house in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula today killing a woman and two children as the army battles Islamic State group jihadists, medical and security sources said.

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3:07 am   #NitiPTI   

Rahul Gandhi meets internet entrepreneurs, business leaders

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today met a group of internet entrepreneurs and business leaders to discuss the "challenges and opportunities that lie ahead" and hailed the spirit of innovation demonstrated by them.

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2:21 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Assam govt to pass Act for developing skill of tea tribes

The Assam Government would pass an Act for skill development of the tea tribe community to increase their productivity, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said.

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2:09 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Woman stripped naked in Jammu & Kashmir, accused includes an Army jawan

In a shocking incident, a woman was allegedly stripped naked by a gang of five persons, including an Army jawan, in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir and the video of the incident uploaded on the internet, police said today

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2:04 am   #NitiPTI   

Proposal for annual police check for Press Information Bureau renewal scrapped

The government has scrapped a proposal under which journalists accredited to Press Information Bureau (PIB) would have to undergo police verification every year for renew

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2:04 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Bru identification camp closes at Hamsapara

The four-day identification camp for bona fide residents of Mizoram among Bru refugees lodged in Hamsapara relief camp in North Tripura district was closed today.

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2:03 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Woman stripped naked in Jammu & Kashmir, accused includes an Army jawan

In a shocking incident, a woman was allegedly stripped naked by a gang of five persons, including an Army jawan, in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir and the video of the incident uploaded on the internet, police said today

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2:02 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Saudi-led air strike on Yemen rebel bastion kills 23

A Saudi-led air strike on a Huthi Shiite rebel stronghold in Yemen's northern mountains killed 23 people early today, tribal sources said.

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2:02 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Iran atomic bomb probe may be completed in 2015: IAEA

A long-delayed investigation into whether Iran has sought to develop nuclear weapons could be completed by the end of the year with Tehran's help, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said today.

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2:00 am   #NitiPTI   

Proposal for annual police check for Press Information Bureau renewal scrapped

The government has scrapped a proposal under which journalists accredited to Press Information Bureau (PIB) would have to undergo police verification every year for renew

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Lord Venkateswara temple replica to be erected in Rajahmundry

A replica of Lord Sri Venkateswara Swamy temple at Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) will be erected here in the upcoming festival Godavari Pushkaram, a senior temple authority said today

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