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Split in INLD appears imminent after Ajay Chautala’s expulsion

The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the principal opposition party in Haryana, appears to be staring at an imminent split after the expulsion of its senior leader Ajay Chautala by party’s national president and former four-time chief minister Om Prakash Chautala. The raging feud between Chautala’s two sons – Ajay and Abhay Chautala – over […]

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DMK lauds TN govt for work on tackling cyclone ‘Gaja’

DMK president M K Stalin on Friday lauded the Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Authority for its efforts to tackle the severe cyclonic storm ‘Gaja,’ that has crossed the state’s coast. Mr. Stalin, who is the leader of the Opposition said in a tweet that Tamil Nadu has been affected by a cyclone again and […]

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What is Mother Cauvery statue?

The statue, a tribute to the river often addressed as 'mother', is expected to be built at a cost of Rs 1200 crore and across 400 acres. The Karnataka government will construct a 125-feet tall statue of ‘Mother Cauvery’ at the Krishna Raja Sagar reservoir in Mandya district, about 90 km from Bengaluru. The statue – […]

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Sub-Inspector shot dead by criminal in Haryana

Accused opens fire at the cop when he was about to get arrested in a murder case. A Police Sub-Inspector was shot dead by a murder accused in Haryana’s Rewari’s Dharuhera on Thursday night during an encounter. The accused was arrested at the spot. Acting on a tip-off, In-charge Crime Branch, SI Ranbir Singh, 49, […]