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A journey of a lifetime for Rejani

It was the journey of a lifetime for Rejani, 24. Stranded at Angel Valley, near Erumeli, along with hundreds of others, Rejani was in labour since Thursday morning. Her husband Aneesh and all others who could contact the outer would had only one plea to make: take her to the nearest hospital and Kanjirappally some […]

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CM, Governor condole Vajpayee’s death

Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao has conveyed his heartfelt condolences on the demise of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. In a message, Mr. Chandrasekhar Rao described late Atal Bihari Vajpayee as a great Parliamentarian who led politics with the highest standards and stood tall as a role model for the country and the world. “Late […]

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High alert in Salem, Namakkal districts

With the Central Water Commission issuing the fourth flood warning since the Mettur Dam reached the full reservoir level (FRL) about a week ago, the official machinery has intensified patrolling of the low-lying areas in Salem and Namakkal districts. A CWC statement said discharge from the Kabini and Krishnaraja Sagar reservoirs in Karnataka was expected […]

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Citizen-driven tree census at Indiranagar BDA complex

The BDA complex at Indiranagar, which is home to raintrees, gulmohars, silver oaks, ficus and jungli jalebi trees, is now up for redevelopment, much to the chagrin of locals, as it will be at the cost of 171 trees. A citizen-driven tree census aims to create awareness among citizens and planners about the importance of […]

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Congress plans ‘Sankalp Rallies’ across Rajasthan

The Congress in Rajasthan has planned to organise ‘Sankalp Rallies’ across the State to raise the issues of “anarchism, corruption, inflation, crime and atrocities on women under the BJP rule”, as part of its election campaign, which was launched by party president Rahul Gandhi last week. Assembly polls Assembly polls in Rajasthan are scheduled to […]

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Cauvery submerges water pumping stations, temples in Srirangapatna

The overflowing Cauvery has disrupted the drinking water supply system at many areas in Srirangapatna with the deluge submerging some pumping stations. The river was flowing with at least 1,22,486 cusecs of water on Thursday and inundated large tracts of agricultural fields in low-lying areas on both the sides, between Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) reservoir and […]

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Case booked against local BJP leader

A case was booked against a local BJP leader for allegedly posting objectionable comments against Nara Brahmani, daughter-in-law of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu, on Facebook, police said. A case under Section 504 of the IPC (Intentional insult with an intent to provoke breach of peace) was registered against M. Rama Rao of […]

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Fake call centre busted

A fake call centre was busted in Indore on Thursday and 22 people were arrested for allegedly duping American citizens by posing as officials of the U.S. Social Security department and threatening to block their social security number (SSN) cards, the police said. The “fees” collected by the callers from the gullible U.S. citizens, mostly […]

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Complaint filed against ex Haryana CM for insulting National Anthem

Hooda ‘insults’ National Anthem, complaint filed A complaint has been filed against former Haryana Chief Minister Buphinder Singh Hooda for allegedly insulting the National Anthem during a public meeting. “Hooda stopped the National Anthem mid-way during a public meeting in Mahindergarh on August 12,” complainant Naresh Kadiyan said.IANS Source: Read Full Article