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    Uzbekistan's Journalist freed after 18 years in prison

    Uzbekistan

    Uzbesisthan: A journalist and opposition activist in the Central Asian republic of Uzbekistan, Muhammad Bekjanov, has been freed after serving 18 years in prison. He was convicted of attempting to kill the late President, Islam Karimov, but has said he was tortured into confessing to fabricated ...

    Delhi Police registers case of rioting, assaulting police officers on duty

     New Delhi: Delhi Police has registered a case of rioting and assaulting police officers on duty against unknown persons in connection with the clashes between members of ABVP and AISA at Delhi University’s Ramjas College yesterday.The genesis of the clash was an invite to JNU students ...

    TN: CM Palaniswamy meets Governor Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan

    Chenni: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy met Governor Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan in Chennai this morning. He was accompanied by some of his cabinet colleagues during the meeting. It comes a day after his victory in the trust vote in the Assembly that was marred by ruckus ...

    Odisha Panchayat elections 2017: Around 76 per cent turnout in fourth phase

    Bhuvaneswar: Odisha State Election Commission today said that 76 per cent voters turnout has been recorded in the fourth phase of the ongoing three-tier panchayat elections held in 28 districts of the state. The highest polling of 87 per cent was recorded in Sonepur district, while 65 per cent was ...

    Controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin shifted to Tihar jail

    Controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin shifted to Tihar jail

    Patna: Controversial RJD leader and strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin was shifted to Tihar jail today. He was brought to Delhi this morning from Patna’s Beur Central Jail by train amid high security.An armed contingent of around 30 police personnel shifted him to Tihar jail following the ...

    BSF seizes 13 kg heroin worth Rs 65 crore near Indo-Pak border

     Sreenagar: Border Security Force, BSF, personnel have seized 13 kilogram heroin, worth Rs 65 crore in the international black market, from Amritsar and Abohar sectors along the Indo-Pak border. Officials said, based upon specific information, a special joint search operation was carried ...

    Large quantity of arms & ammunition seized by police from Naxal in Jharkhand

    Jharkhand: A large quantity of arms and ammunitions including five rifles looted from police were seized from naxal-affected Ghatsial sub-division in Jharkhand today. The seizure was made on the basis of leads provided by the secretary of Jharkhand-Bengal-Odisha Border Regional ...

    Uttar Pradesh: Voting for 3rd phase Assembly underway; Campaigning for next phases gains momentum

    Uttar Pradesh: Voting for 3rd phase Assembly underway; Campaigning for next phases gains momentum

    Up: In Uttar Pradesh, polling in 69 constituencies spread over 12 districts in the third phase has begun at 7 am and will continue till 5 in the evening. The districts which will go for poll in this phase are Farrukhabad, Hardoi, Kannauj, Mainpuri, Etawah, Kanpur, Kanpur Dehat, Auraiya, Lucknow, ...

    Govt warns Hospitals

     New Delhi: Union minister for parliamentary affairs, chemicals and fertilisers, Ananth Kumar has said that Hospitals and stent suppliers will face legal action, including suspension of their license, if they are found to be overcharging patients. Talking to reporters in Mumbai, the ...

    Nagaland Governor meets Pranab briefs him about situation in state

    Nagaland: Nagaland Governor PB Acharya met President Pranab Mukherjee in New delhi yesterday and apprised him about the situation in the state where normal life has been crippled for a fortnight due to protests against local bodies polls. Official sources said during the 20-minute meeting, ...

    Madhya Pradesh: 'Mil Banche� programme to be held in govt schools today

    Madhyapradesh: In Madhya Pradesh, 'Mil Banche� programme will be held in government schools today. AIR correspondent reports that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, public representatives and other dignitaries will go to schools to motivate children under the programme. the registered ...

    UP Police register FIRs in connection with poll related scuffle between SP & BSP candidate

    Up: The Uttar Pradesh Police has registered FIRs in connection with poll related scuffle between Samajwadi Party candidate Abdulla Azam and BSP candidate Nawab Kazim Ali Khan alias Naved Mian last night in Rampur. According to police, the incident occurred in Swar Tanda constituency of ...

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