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Husband, parents booked over marriage of 12-year-old girl

Other than her parents, police have also booked the 20-year-old man and his parents under sections of the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006. Five persons, including parents of a 12-year-old girl, have been booked for allegedly getting her married to a 20-year-old man. A social activist lodged the first information reporting this case. While […]

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Heavy rains cause waterlogging in parts of Rajasthan

Heavy rains lashed Rajasthan on Friday, inundating low-lying areas and paralysing normal life. Several parts of Jaipur were waterlogged and scores of vehicles were stranded on roads after the city received excessive rainfall for almost three hours. According to a spokesperson of the MeT Department, Jaipur recorded 80 mm rainfall between 8.30 am and 11.30 […]

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Ahmedabad: Sweet shop sealed after 3 employees get Covid

Gwalia Sweet shop at Mansi crossroads was sealed after three out of nine employees tested positive during a drive held by the AMC health team at commercial establishments in the city on Thursday. The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) sealed a popular sweet shop at Mansi crossroads in Bodakdev area Thursday after three of its employees […]

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Mumbai: Forecast of heavy rain for next two days

In 24 hours that ended at 8.30 am on Thursday, the suburbs recorded 42 mm of rain while the figure for south Mumbai was 17.7 mm. The IMD classifies 15.6 mm to 64.4 mm of rainfall as moderate, and 64.5 mm to 115.5 mm as heavy. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday issued a […]

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UPEIDA signs MoU with Navy for Defence Corridor

Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that after signing of the MOU, the Indian Navy will be able to find solutions to its problems through the Centre of Excellence being established at the Defence Corridor in the state. THE UTTAR Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) and the Indian Navy on Thursday […]