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As a constitutional body, the ECI must be credible

Over the last 50 days, the Congress, through its leaders and counsels, has made over 50 formal representations to the Election Commission of India (ECI). These representations cover a wide spectrum of violations by the party in power, from hate speech to the perverse misuse of the armed forces for political propaganda to campaigning by […]

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Body, mind, move

Geeta Chandran explains how mentoring at Natya Vriksha helps her conduct the World Dance Day festival “I have been teaching for 26 years at Natya Vriksha. The main thing we have achieved here is that dancers go back home refreshed and revived. Their metabolism gets a nice kick,” says Bharatanatyam exponent Geeta Chandran, laughingly, while […]

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Body of man with throat slit found in northwest Delhi

The body of a man with his throat slit was found near bushes in northwest Delhi’s Azadpur area on Saturday, police said. Police were informed around 7.55 am about the unknown body lying near railway line at Azadpur flyover, they said. On reaching the spot, police found his throat slit by a sharp edged weapon. […]

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HC tells Thane civic body to seal hospitals without fire NOC

199 hospitals, nursing homes don’t have clearance: TMC The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) to seal all private hospitals and nursing homes that were operating without a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Fire Department. A Bench of Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice N.M. Jamdar said if notices served […]

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Girl’s body found in river

She had gone missing on Tuesday The body of a six-year-old girl of Kadamakudy, who had gone missing on Tuesday from her house, was found in the surrounding waters on Wednesday. She had gone with her father to a nearby shed. However, he soon found her missing. Search by divers in the waters did not […]

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‘Keep body hydrated in summer’

With temperature levels going up, the Health Department has advised public to avoid prolonged direct exposure to sunlight during peak hours. The main advisory is to keep the body hydrated with adequate intake of water at regular intervals. While the minimum temperature remained 24 degree Celsius, the maximum temperature varied between 35 and 37 degree […]

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‘Anti-profiteering body can act sans complaints’

Can do mock purchases to see invoice Consumer complaints are not the only trigger for the National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA) to act, said its chairman B.N. Sharma. Mock purchases can be made by NAA offices to check a trader’s invoice for profiteering. “This invoice could later be cancelled and the cancelled invoice be taken cognisance […]

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Civic body officials seize ₹ 5 lakh

Coimbatore Corporation officials, part of a Static Surveillance Team, on Saturday evening seized ₹5 lakh from a vehicle on Karappagounder Street. The Corporation sources said that the seizure took place around 9 p.m. Further details were awaited at the time of filing the report. Source: Read Full Article