india

Incident at Yadgir leads to outrage

A video shows the body of a COVID-19 patient being dragged for over 200 metres before being buried in a trench in Yadgir district A day after the mass burial of COVID-19 victims at Ballari in a disrespectful manner created outrage, another incident at Yadgir has also provoked public anger. A video that surfaced on […]

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Tourism body writes to CMs for relief

Federation asks for State-specific packages, waiver in fixed costs and taxes The Federation of Associations in Indian Tourism and Hospitality (FAITH), has appealed to all Chief Ministers to come up with a State-specific package. FAITH, a group of 10 national associations representing the tourism, travel and hospitality industry of India, said on Wednesday all 28 […]

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Violence in local body polls deplored

TNGEA to stage demonstrations in front of all panchayat unions on Jan. 23, 24 Tamil Nadu Government Employees’ Association has proposed to conduct a series of protests against the police inaction against those who unleashed violence during the January 11 indirect election for the posts of Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson in four panchayat unions in Virudhunagar […]

lifestyle

Shed toxins from your body with Ginseng tea. 5 tips to follow

A busy lifestyle, high levels of pollution, and a greater inclination of snacking on unhealthy food, call for regular detoxification of the body. Experts have touted Ginseng tea as a traditional Korean herbal tea that eliminates accumulated toxins from the body. Rita Bakshi, senior gynaecologist and IVF expert at International Fertility Centre, and Amit Goel, […]

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Security up for J&K local body elections

Srinagar High level security arrangements have been made for the Block Development Council (BDC) polls being held for the first time in J&K on Thursday. Major opposition political parties Congress, National Conference and the Peoples Democratic Party have boycotted these polls as their leaders are currently under detention. Polling will begin in the morning and […]

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Body exhumed after seven years

Labourer got electrocuted 7 years ago The CB-CID police, in the presence of revenue officials, on Friday exhumed the body of farm labourer R. Mannaar, which was allegedly buried by a farm owner and his family after the labourer got electrocuted seven years ago in an illegal electric fence erected around the farm. Farm labourer […]

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Conduct local body poll immediately: CPI(M)

Communist Party of India (Marxist) State secretary K. Balakrishnan on Thursday demanded that election to local bodies in the State be conducted immediately. Speaking to reporters here, Mr. Balakrishnan said the ruling AIADMK government was dithering on conducting the election for the past two years. Due to non-conduct of election, the local bodies could not […]

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Youth’s body found dumped in swamp

Four arrested in connection with the case The Panangad police on Thursday arrested four persons in connection with the alleged murder of a youth. The body of the youth was found in a marshy area at Nettoor on Wednesday evening. The deceased was identified as Arjun, 20, son of Vidhyan M.S. of Kumbalam. The arrested […]