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Jewellery, shoes taken off during frisking for Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment exam

Jewellery, shoes taken off during frisking for Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment exam

Rajasthan Police's Special Operation Group (SOG) had in March this year busted gangs involved in facilitating cheating for candidates, leading to cancellation of the exam. 

Jul 15, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
PM Modi inaugurates Bansagar canal project: 5 things to know about the network

PM Modi inaugurates Bansagar canal project: 5 things to know about the network

Bansagar Dam project is a joint venture between Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. 

Jul 15, 2018, 12:03 PM IST
Mass suicide in Jharkhand, 6 of a family found dead in the house

Mass suicide in Jharkhand, 6 of a family found dead in the house

Five members of the Marwadi allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves while the sixth person jumped off the roof of the house. The note mentions that the person cannot be hanged hence has

Jul 15, 2018, 08:35 AM IST
In a first, Tirumala temple to close doors for six consecutive days

In a first, Tirumala temple to close doors for six consecutive days

Zee News' Prasad Bhosekar reports that the temple will be closed for cleaning because restricted darshan would be extremely hard considering the extremely high footfall here.

Jul 15, 2018, 08:21 AM IST
Inmate accused of killing Munna Bajrangi moved out of Baghpat jail

Inmate accused of killing Munna Bajrangi moved out of Baghpat jail

Sunil Rathi, accused of killing dreaded gangster Prem Prakash Singh in Baghpat district jail, was shifted to Fatehgarh central jail amid tight security on Saturday. The state government had issued

Jul 15, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
'I am not afraid of English' campaign launched in Haryana to promote the language

'I am not afraid of English' campaign launched in Haryana to promote the language

Six language labs have been established in selected model Sanskriti schools in the state to facilitate digital learning and improve listening and speaking skills of the students.   

Jul 15, 2018, 07:25 AM IST
Delhi Metro Pink Line's South campus-Lajpat Nagar section inspection on July 23

Delhi Metro Pink Line's South campus-Lajpat Nagar section inspection on July 23

The INA station will be an interchange facility with the Yellow Line and Lajpat Nagar station with Violet Line.

Jul 15, 2018, 07:20 AM IST
Youth hit by speeding car then dragged 300 metres, dies

Youth hit by speeding car then dragged 300 metres, dies

The youth`s family said that the victim was crying for help for 25 minutes but the policemen did not take him to the hospital due to jurisdiction conflict between two police stations.

Jul 15, 2018, 06:25 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi doesn't even know how onion grows: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Rahul Gandhi doesn't even know how onion grows: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday pooh-poohed Rahul Gandhi's visit to Mandsaur to meet farmers, saying the Congress chief does not even know how an onion grows.

Jul 14, 2018, 23:54 PM IST
HIV infected man, two daughters commit suicide in Uttar Pradesh

HIV infected man, two daughters commit suicide in Uttar Pradesh

A man and his two daughters, suffering from HIV, reportedly committed suicide in Kushinagar district of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday. According to Prabhat Khabar, the 50-year-old man and his two

Jul 14, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Boat carrying 30 people capsizes in Andhra Pradesh's east Godavari, 7 missing

Boat carrying 30 people capsizes in Andhra Pradesh's east Godavari, 7 missing

A boat carrying 30 people capsized in the Gautami river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday. While 23 people have so far been rescued, search is still on for the remaining people

Jul 14, 2018, 21:57 PM IST
Guwahati Lok Adalat gets Assam’s first transgender judge Swati

Guwahati Lok Adalat gets Assam’s first transgender judge Swati

Baruah has become the third transgender judge in India, with two others in West Bengal and Maharashtra judiciaries.

Jul 14, 2018, 21:05 PM IST
Former Gujarat CM Shankarsinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Former Gujarat CM Shankarsinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Shankarsinh Vaghela's son Mahendrasinh, a two-time Congress legislator, joined the ruling BJP on Saturday.

Jul 14, 2018, 20:21 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi dedicates Varanasi gas distribution project to the nation

PM Narendra Modi dedicates Varanasi gas distribution project to the nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dedicated to the nation the Varanasi City Gas Distribution (CGD) network which will supply environment friendly natural gas to the city's households,

Jul 14, 2018, 20:15 PM IST
60 snakes found in school's kitchen in Maharashtra's Hingoli

60 snakes found in school's kitchen in Maharashtra's Hingoli

Sixty highly poisonous Russell's viper snakes were found in the kitchen of a Zilla Parishad school in Hingoli district of Maharashtra, a school official said on Saturday. 

Jul 14, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
People from across India gave me strength to face trying times: Manohar Parrikar

People from across India gave me strength to face trying times: Manohar Parrikar

I am a very optimistic person. I am not pessimistic. If I decide something then I have a strong will, said Manohar Parrikar.

Jul 14, 2018, 16:07 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of Purvanchal Expressway worth Rs 23,300 cr in UP's Azamgarh

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of Purvanchal Expressway worth Rs 23,300 cr in UP's Azamgarh

PM Narendra Modi is on a two-day tour of Uttar Pradesh, his second visit to the politically crucial state in a week. 

Jul 14, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Amit Shah addresses Youth Parliament, says youths are pivotal to nation building

Amit Shah addresses Youth Parliament, says youths are pivotal to nation building

The two-day Youth Parliament is being organised by the Karnavati University in Gandhinagar.  

Jul 14, 2018, 13:56 PM IST
Setback for Congress in Gujarat as Shankersinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Setback for Congress in Gujarat as Shankersinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Mahendrasinh Vaghela had won from Bayad Assembly constituency in North Gujarat in 2012 and refrained for contesting again in the December 2017 elections.  

Jul 14, 2018, 11:31 AM IST
Jagannath Rath Yatra begins, PM Narendra Modi sends offerings, Amit Shah attends 'aarti' in Ahmedabad

Jagannath Rath Yatra begins, PM Narendra Modi sends offerings, Amit Shah attends 'aarti' in Ahmedabad

Nearly 10 lakh devotees from across the country and abroad are likely to attend the 9-day long festival.

Jul 14, 2018, 06:30 AM IST

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