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Minister for National Defence, Canada, visits headquarters western naval command at Mumbai

THE Minister for National Defence, Canada, Mr. Harjit Singh Sajjan, visited Headquarters Western Naval Command at Mumbai today and interacted with Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Western Naval Command. The Minister highlighted the areas of congruence between India and Canada and the need to further enhance cooperation between both nations. The discussions looked at continuing the current level ...

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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath cuts security for Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati

UTTAR Pradesh government took away or downgraded security cover of several opposition leaders, including former Chief Ministers Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati. So far, as many as 151 VIPs were enjoying graded security and while the cover has been totally withdrawn from 105 of them, it has been downgraded in the case of 46 VIPs. The others who ...

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Doctors to face disciplinary action if they prescribe brand name drug: MCI issues circular

NOW, If you consult a doctor for fever, and if he prescribes ‘crocin’ or ‘dolo’ (brand-name drug) instead of ‘paracetamol’ (generic name drug), he can face disciplinary action from Medical Council of India (MCI). The Medical Council of India has asked all the registered Medical Practitioners to ensure that they prescribe drugs with generic names only. The Council also warns ...

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Bajrang Dal activists attack police station to rescue 5 from lock-up in Agra

THE Sadar Bazar police station in Fatehpur Sikri of Agra came under attack by Bajrang Dal activists yesterday as they attempted to rescue five of their ‘co-workers’. The attackers set a vehicle ablaze during the attack on the police station. One policeman was injured in the clashes with the agitators. The detained persons were said to be Bajrang Dal activists, who ...

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Saira Banu, Jackie Shroff receive Raj Kapoor awards

  VETERAN actress Saira Banu and actor Jackie Shroff have been named for the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement and Raj Kapoor Special Contribution annual awards, respectively, by the Maharashtra government, Cultural Affairs Minister Vinod Tawde announced here on Wednesday.   Well-known Marathi film industry personalities Vikram Gokhale and Arun Nalawade have been named for the coveted V. Shantaram Lifetime ...

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3 ISIS suspects arrested from Mumbai, Jalandhar and Bijnor

THREE men, suspected of having links with ISIS, have been arrested from three cities – Maharashtra’s Mumbai, Bijnor in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab’s Jalandhar. The group was planning to launch strikes and a massive recruitment drive was on when the module was busted. According to media reports, searches were carried out in Mumbai (Maharashtra), Ludhiana (Punjab), Narkatiaganj (Bihar), Bijnor (Uttar ...

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Permanent Lok Adalat forums being misused by dishonest litigants: Patna High Court

UPHOLDING a single judge bench judgement that held a partition suit cannot be filed directly in a Permanent Lok Adalat, a division bench of Patna High Court has observed that forums of Permanent Lok Adalat are being misused by dishonest litigants in connivance with certain judicial officers, who have superannuated and are invited to man such forums. One Ashish Kumar ...

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Ulhasnagar dance bar sets up CONTROL ROOM to avoid police action; 7 dancers hide in special cavity for 9 hours

Suraj Mourya THE Social Service Branch (SSB) of the Thane police on April 14, 2017, raided DURU bar in Ulhasnagar and arrested 75 persons, including 17 women dancers, 37 customers and staff of the bar. The accused were produced in court, where they got bail the same day. Now, an ABI (abinet.org) investigation has revealed the shocking happenings in DURU ...

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Vijay Mallya Gets Bail Three Hours After His Arrest In London

Vijay Mallya who was arrested by the Police in London has been granted bail by a Westminster court. The dramatic turnaround happened in a matter of three hours from when he was arrested on Tuesday. The lawyer of the Enforcement Directorate said that Mallya getting bail is part of the usual procedure. Legal experts said that the bail is not ...

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Tugboat crew rescued by navy helicopter

Four crew members of a tugboat Sonika, who were stranded at sea off Mumbai last night, were rescued by an Indian Navy Seaking 42C helicopter. A distress call was received at the Mumbai Main Police Control Room from the tugboat Sonika. The tugboat, with four men onboard, had run aground on rocks in the waters off Raj Bhavan during low ...

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