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Police book Dhinakaran for trying to bribe EC in fresh trouble for Sasikala camp

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New Delhi/Chennai, April 17 (PTI): The Delhi Police on Monday booked AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran for allegedly trying to bribe an Election Commission official in a failed bid to obtain the coveted “two-leaves” party symbol for his faction. Police lodged an FIR against Dhinakaran soon after arresting an alleged middleman who, according to police, […]

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‘No consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav’

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Islamabad, April 17 (PTI): Upping the ante, Pakistan’s army on Monday ruled out consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, days after India had made a strong case for the access to the Indian prisoner on death row. “Under the law we cannot give consular access to Khubhushan who was involved in spying,” Pakistan Military spokesman Major […]

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Nepalese prez arrives with a ‘message of friendship’

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New Delhi, April 17 (PTI): Nepal’s President Bidhya Devi Bhandari arrived here on Monday on her first overseas tour, carrying a ‘message of friendship’ for India and to further strengthen bilateral ties. She will hold talks with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to explore ways to step up cooperation between […]

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Naga doctor drown in Nagpur

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Dimapur, April 17 (EMN): Dr. L Rhungcho Jami (30), son of Libemo Jami of Chudi village in Wokha, met with a watery grave on April 16 during outing with friends at Gadchiroli. He was serving as Medical Officer at Garcholi, Bhamragarh, in Maharashtra. A memorial service was held on April 17 at Government Medical College […]

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Muslim quota bill: BJP calls it trash, holds protests

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Hyderabad, April 17 (PTI): The opposition BJP on Monday dubbed as “trash” the bill passed by the TRS government to increase reservation for backward sections among Muslims and held protests in Hyderabad and elsewhere in Telangana against it. BJP state president K Laxman told reporters that they would intensify their opposition and take up a […]

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Make video clip if asked for bribe: UP power minister

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Mathura, April 17 (PTI): Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Shrikant Sharma on Monday exhorted people against paying bribe and underlined the state government’s commitment to weed out corruption. The state power minister said Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has adopted the same style of working as followed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Centre to ensure […]

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GoI institutes ‘Kabir Puraskar’ Award

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Dimapur, April 17 (EMN): Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, has informed that the central government had instituted a national award designated as “Kabir Puraskar” for honouring persons who have work for promotion of communal harmony and national integration. The award will be given in three Grades namely Grade-I, Grade-II and Grade-III with a […]

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SK Motors launches Dominar 400

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Staff Reporter Dimapur, April 17 (EMN): SK Motors, an authorized dealer for Bajaj Auto Limited located at City Tower, Circular Road, Dimapur, today launched a motorcycle Dominar 400, a modern masterpiece from Bajaj. It was the second after Guwahati to launch the muscular Dominar 400 in the entire northeast.

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Assam Rifles seizes contraband

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Dimapur, April 17 (EMN): Basing on specific information regarding presence of an arms dealer at Athibung, troops of 36 Assam Rifles alongwith police representatives launched an operation at Athibung town on April 16. During the search operation, the team recovered 650 gms of contraband, Marijuana from the suspected house and apprehended the individual identified as […]

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Chetheba Baptist Church youth camp concludes

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Kohima, April 17 (EMN): Chetheba Town Baptist Church (CTBC) organised youth camp at Ruzazu, K Bawe Baptist Church (KBCC) Project in Phek district from April 13-16 on the theme ‘Jesus is the answer.’ Altogether 116 members attended the camp in which 17 youth were baptised by Rev. Vepocü Epao, pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Pfutsero.

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