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New contractor for Gazderbandh pumping station to be finalised soon

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is on the verge of finalising a contractor for its Gazderbandh storm water drainage pumping station. The earlier contractor was blacklisted after failing to complete work in three years. The new contractor will be appointed by September for the remaining work so that the station can be ready by next […]

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Karunanidhi to return home in 2-3 days: DMK

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s (DMK) principal secretary Duraimurugan said on Saturday that the party’s ailing patriarch M Karunanidhi, 94, will be discharged from the hospital within “two to three days”. “Karunanidhi’s health condition has improved a lot as compared to last week. He is able to listen to what we are saying. He has overcome the […]

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Post-1971 migrants too find their names in NRC list

There seems to be no end to anomalies in the final draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens (NRC), which was published on July 30. After reports of how 200 doubtful voters and declared foreigners found a place in the draft in Muslim-dominated Morigaon, contrary to the directions of the Supreme Court, families who claim […]