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Crimes against women in TN down: Palaniswami

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Chennai, July 8 (PTI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today said the state fared better when it came to instances of crime against women when compared to others and credited crime prevention activities by the police for this. Citing National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, the Chief Minister said a total of 5,847 cases […]

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Widespread violence in Darjeeling, army called in

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Darjeeling, July 8 (IANS): The army was deployed in north West Bengal’s hills on Saturday after three persons died and a policeman sustained injuries in a sudden escalation of violence with pro-Gorkhaland activists engaging in widespread arson and vandalism targeting a railway station, police outposts and government offices. As the situation continued to deteriorate through […]

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India tough anti hijacking law comes into force

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Holy Spirit

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When the Spirit of Truth comes He will lead you into all truth Speaking not of His own Speaking of only what He hears Revealing of all that is to come   If you thirst come to Jesus Drink from him If you believe it Streams of living water will flow From within you.   […]

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Bengali Chauvinism Fuels Darjeeling Unrest

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By Amulya Ganguli|IANS It is strange that despite past examples of the incendiary potential of linguistic chauvinism, politicians still pursue the same fateful path. The latest instance of such short-sighted policies is West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s decision to make Bengali a compulsory subject from classes I to X in the state. The disastrous […]

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National Lok Adalat disposes 132 cases

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Dimapur, July 8 (EMN): A total 132 cases amounting more than Rs 2 crores were settlement during the National Lok Adalat (people’s court) held in all the district headquarters across the State organised by District Legal Services Authorities. Cases were mostly dealt on banking matters, u/s 138 NI Act and Recovery suits.

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Bhopal’s Bike Sharing Sets a New Trend

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By Sarika Panda Bhatt, Chandramuli Shukla, Amit Bhatt |IANS Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh’s capital city recently launched India’s first fully-automated bicycle-sharing system as part of its second anniversary of the Smart Cities programme. This development comes just three weeks after Mysuru, Karnataka launched the country’s first city-level bicycle-sharing project. The Bhopal system involves a fully-automated bike-sharing […]

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Operation Bluebird, Thirty Years On

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By Athili Sapriina It is indeed difficult to write negatively about the Assam Rifles. They are doing such a lot of ‘good’, all around us. In fact, when I visited their website, I found the venerable Dalai Lama prominently featured there. The Assam Rifles had apparently facilitated the spiritual leader’s exit from troubled Tibet and has […]

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Nation news in brief

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Heavy rains block link roads in Uttarakhand Dehradun, July 8 (IANS): Over 100 link roads in Uttarakhand remained blocked on Saturday due to heavy rains that lashed the state. While the Regional Met Office has predicted slight to moderate rainfalls in some areas, state government officials said it would take considerable time to repair and […]

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Sanik School organises inter-house quiz competition

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Dimapur, July 8 (EMN): To encourage students to look beyond the textual knowledge and to establish a relationship between theory and application of the learnt concepts, inter house quiz competition was conducted at Sainik School Punglwa on July 7. It is one of the important annual co-curricular activities conducted with an objective of team building, […]

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