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    Maharashtra Govt to adopt Clinical establishment (Registration and Regulation) Act

    Maharashtra Government has started efforts to adopt Clinical establishment (Registration and Regulation) Act with an aim to ensure the minimum standards of facilities and services provided by them. Health Minister Dr. Deepak Sawant, while answering a call attention motion in legislative assembly ...

    Delhi: Maximum temperature recorded at 19.1°C

    Delhiites woke up to a foggy morning today. The visibility in the city is low due to fog. 25 trains have been delayed, two are rescheduled and twelve cancelled due to the fog. The weatherman has predicted that dense to very dense fog is expected today at isolated places in all north eastern ...

    Jammu and Kashmir: Severe cold conditions prevails in Ladakh region

    There is no respite from the bone biting cold conditions in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir as the area is reeling under severe cold condition after snowfall in the past two days. Due to overcast skies since December 10 , the cold wave has further intensified in the region and both night and day ...

    Bridge connecting Uttarkashi to China border collapses

    Bridge connecting Uttarkashi to China border collapses

    In Uttarakhand, the lone bridge linking Uttarkashi to the China border collapsed today, disconnecting dozens of villages and causing inconvenience to daily commuters, especially school-going children and teachers.Uttarkashi District Magistrate Ashish Chauhan said, the makeshift Gangotri bridge ...

    Eight extremists killed in face-off with police in Telangana

    Eight extremists, members of a newly formed group which allegedly indulged in extortion and violence, were today killed in an exchange of fire with police in Telangana.A senior police official said the face-off took place in a forest area falling in the Bhadradri area of Kothagudem district early ...

    Ameerul Islam sentenced to death for rape and murder of Dalit law student in Kerela last year

    A court in Kochi today awarded death sentence to Ameerul Islam, the lone convict found guilty in the rape and murder case of a 30-year old Dalit law student in Kerala last year. The defence counsel had yesterday moved an application seeking a fair probe, arguing that Islam, who only understands his ...

    Maharashtra Govt increases non-creamy layer limit for backward classes to Rs 8 lakh

    Maharashtra Govt increases non-creamy layer limit for backward classes to Rs 8 lakh

    Maharashtra Government has followed in the footsteps of Central Government and enhanced non-creamy layer limit for backward classes in State to Rs eight lakh per annum. Prof. Ram Shinde, Minister, Water Conservation, Protocol, VJ/NT/SBC/OBC Welfare, made the announcement in the Legislative Assembly ...

    Bombay HC allows mentally challenged woman to abort 22-week-old foetus

    The Bombay High Court today permitted a mentally challenged rape victim to abort her 22-week-old foetus.In a significant order, the court also ruled that as the victim was mentally challenged and incapable of taking her own decisions, her legal guardian--in this case her mother--must be allowed to ...

    MoS for Railways Rajen Gohain inaugurates passenger amenities at several stations across Central ...

    Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain has inaugurated passenger amenities at several stations across Central and Western Railway. Mr Gohain unveiled 14 passenger amenities on Central Railway and eleven on Western Railway through a video link at a function held at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj ...

    Winter session of Uttar Pradesh State Legislature begins today

    The winter session of Uttar Pradesh State Legislature will begin today. The supplementary demands for the current financial year will be presented on December 18 in both the houses of the legislature. The government has also announced to bring UP Control of Organised Crime Act bill (UPCOCA) during ...

    J&K: MeT predicts more rains in Valley, snowfall in upper mountainous regions during next 12 hours

    Met department has predicted rain in the Kashmir Valley and snowfall in upper mountainous regions of Jammu and Kashmir during the next 12 hours. Yesterday, 24 flights were cancelled due to poor visibility at Srinagar airport. The higher reaches and different parts of Ladakh region ...

    Nagaland: CM Zeliang sacks four key Cabinet ministers

    As the two-day Winter Session of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly commences today, a new political development took place last evening with Chief Minister TR Zeliang removing four key players in his ministry. The Ministers who were dropped from Zeliang's Ministry are Minister for School ...

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