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    14 Naxals killed in encounter in Gadchiroli

    14 Naxals killed in encounter in Gadchiroli

    Fourteen Naxals were killed in an encounter with the police in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district. Police said a team of C-60 commandos, a specialised combat unit of the Gadchiroli police, carried out the operation."Fourteen Naxals were killed in the encounter. Combing operations are still ...

    Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese FM

    Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese FM

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi to discuss bilateral ties and step up the pace of high-level interactions to improve the relationship. Swaraj arrived in Beijing on a four-day visit to take part in the foreign ministers' meeting of the ...

    Sanskrit is the language of science and spirituality: President

    Sanskrit is the language of science and spirituality: President

    President Ram Nath Kovind has said that Sanskrit is the language of science and spirituality. Addressing the 17th convocation of Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth in New Delhi, the President said works of Aryabhatta, Bhaskara, Charaka, Sushruta and other scientists and ...

    Sushma Swaraj embarks on two-nation visit

    Sushma Swaraj embarks on two-nation visit

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj embarks on a two-nation visit to China and neigbouring Mongolia. In China, she will participate in a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).She will hold talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi tomorrow. ...

    Commonwealth countries unanimously agree to take action on cybersecurity by 2020

    Commonwealth countries unanimously agree to take action on cybersecurity by 2020

    The Commonwealth countries have unanimously agreed to take action on cybersecurity by 2020. In a landmark declaration at the end of Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (CHOGM) in London, the leaders of 53 countries agreed to work closely to evaluate and strengthen their cybersecurity ...

    Congress using impeachment as political tool: FM Jaitley

    Congress using impeachment as political tool: FM Jaitley

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has lashed out at Congress and other political parties for allegedly using impeachment as a political tool. In his Facebook post, Finance Minister Jaitley said that the Supreme Court judgment in Judge Loya death case exposes conspiracy to generate ...

    Naroda Patiya case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani

    Naroda Patiya case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani

    The Gujarat High Court on Friday pronounced its verdict in the 2002 Gujarat riots case of Naroda Patiya. Former BJP minister Maya Kodnani, who was among 32 people convicted in the case by a special court, was acquitted in Naroda Patiya Case. She had moved the High Court against the ...

    SC dismisses pleas seeking probe into death of judge Loya

    SC dismisses pleas seeking probe into death of judge Loya

    The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a batch of pleas seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge B H Loya. Loya had passed away in Nagpur on December 1, 2014 when he had gone to attend the wedding of a colleague's daughter.A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak ...

    Southern Railway launches Mobile App. for booking paperless unreserved tickets

    As a part of ''OPERATION 5 Mts.'' of Hon'ble Minister of Railways, on 14th April, Southern Railway will launch the facility for booking paperless tickets for unreserved travel, season tickets and platform tickets using your mobile phones. Booking can be done on any Smart Phone and I Phone provided ...

    Decide school safety guidelines in 3 months, SC to Centre

    Decide school safety guidelines in 3 months, SC to Centre

    The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to decide in three months on demands for framing of safety guidelines for all schools, as sought by the father of a 7 year-old boy who was killed in a Gurgaon school, and some lawyers. The top court said the decision taken by the government should ...

    Farm sector needs innovative practices for sustenance: Naidu

    Farm sector needs innovative practices for sustenance: Naidu

    Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has said the farm sector in Assam needs innovative practices for sustenance and called upon farmers to take up allied activities such as poultry, dairy and fisheries. "There have been many advances in farming practices like precision farming, vertical ...

    PM arrives in Stockholm, welcome by Swedish PM Stefan Lofven

    PM arrives in Stockholm, welcome by Swedish PM Stefan Lofven

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived Sweden's capital Stockholm on the first leg of his three-nation tour of Europe. Breaking protocol, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven received PM Modi at the airport with a warm handshake. This is the first prime ministerial visit from India to ...

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