Final National Register of Citizens released, excludes 19.07 lakh applicants

New Delhi: The much-awaited updated Final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was released on Saturday, excluding names of over 19 lakh applicants. A total of 3,30,27,661 people had applied to be included in the NRC. Of them, 3,11,21,004 have been included in the document and 19,06,657 excluded, a statement from the NRC State […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi urges people to visit Sardar Sarovar Dam

New Delhi: Sharing its pictures, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday urged people to visit the Sardar Sarovar Dam in Gujarat and hoped that those visiting the super structure will also go to the Statue of Unity. The prime minister said he is happy to share that the water levels at the Sardar Sarovar Dam […]

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visits relief campsin flood hit wayanad

New Delhi: In Kerala for the second time this month, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited people at relief camps in Wayanad, his Lok Sabha constituency, which had seen widespread devastation in the recent rains and landslips. Gandhi, who arrived here on a four-day visit, also distributed relief materials to the people in the […]

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Congress president Sonia Gandhi greets countrymen on Eid al-Adha

New Delhi: In her first message after assuming charge as the interim Congress president, Sonia Gandhi has greeted countrymen on Eid al-Adha and wished that it brings peace, good health and happiness to all. Wishing countrymen on the occasion, she said this auspicious festival marks the spirit of devotion to the almighty as also celebrating […]

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy appeals to people to save rain water

New Delhi: As Tamil Nadu faced one of its worst water crisis this year, Chief Minister K Palaniswamy on Thursday appealed to citizens to save rain water, reminding them of the ‘grand’ rain water harvesting (RWH) scheme ushered in by the late J Jayalalithaa in 2001. Palaniswami said the rain water harvesting scheme was introduced […]

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Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrests several people in National Projects Construction Corporation (NPCC) bribery case

New Delhi: The CBI has arrested several people for alleged bribery by National Projects Construction Corporation (NPCC) Limited officers in clearing bills pertaining to construction of BSF border outposts, officials said on Monday. The details of the arrested people are awaited, they said. It is alleged that NPCC Zonal Manager Rakesh Mohan Kotwal, Manger NPC […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets people of Telangana on Statehood Day

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday greeted the people of Telangana on Statehood Day. The prime minister also extended his wishes to the people of Andhra Pradesh. Telangana was carved out of Andhra Pradesh. On Telangana’s Statehood Day, my best wishes to the people of this wonderful state. Telangana is known for its hardworking […]

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