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Kasam Ram ki khate hain, mandir jaldi banayenge : an IPS in Uttar Pradesh

AN IPS officer heading the Uttar Pradesh Home Guard has been captured on video taking a pledge to work for the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya “as soon as possible”. The video comes days after the state government drew flak over the failure to control communal clashes in Kasganj, where a 22-year-old man was killed. The video, purportedly ...

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Patna boy fatally shoots self while on WhatsApp video call with girlfriend

A youth has allegedly shot himself during a video call with his girlfriend in Patna. The incident took place on Monday when the 19-year-old youth with a semi-automatic pistol shot himself in the head while chatting with his girlfriend on a video call inside his residence. Bunty a.k.a. Akash Kumar, who lives in Saichak under Beur police station, was found ...

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INS Nirbhik and Nirghat decommissioned

INDIAN Naval Ships Nirbhik and Nirghat were decommissioned at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai yesterday evening after a glorious 30 and 28 years respectively in service of the nation. The solemn ceremony involved traditional lowering of the ensign and commissioning pendants with playing of ‘Last Post’. The Chief Guest for the ceremony was Rear Admiral R B Pandit, Flag Officer Commanding Western ...

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‘ट्राइडेंट’ के अंगने में हिंदी पत्रकारिता का क्या काम है !

हिंदी पत्रकार संघ का ट्राईडेंट में कार्यक्रम पर दीपक पाचपोर की रिपोर्ट वैसे तो अब अपुन सक्रिय पत्रकारिता में नहीं हैं, और न ही मुंबई की पत्रकारिता या उसके जीवन से अपना कोई बहुत लेना–देना रह गया है। फिर भी 1987 से लेकर 2002 तक वहीं की मिट्टी–पानी से अपना गुजारा हुआ है। उस शहर की पत्रकारिता ने मुझे दृष्टिसम्पन्न ...

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INS Trishul returns home after anti piracy patrol of 120 days

INS Trishul returned to Mumbai on 23 Dec 17 after completion of her four month long mission in the Gulf of Aden Region. The ship had left Mumbai in Aug this year for carrying out anti piracy patrol in one of the most geostrategically sensitive regions of the world. The extended deployment of Trishul reflects the continued commitment of the Indian Navy ...

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Veteran Ulhasnagar journalist Ashok Bodha passes away

VETERAN journalist and chief editor of Ulhas Vikas (Hindi Daily) publishing from Ulhasnagar Ashok Bodha passed away on December 19, 2017. According to his son Hero, his father Ashok Bodha breathed his last at his residence. His last rites performed at Ulhasnagar-1 crematorium on Tuesday. Many renowned personalities, large number of journalists and people from different walks of life paid ...

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Mumbai monorail a waste of public money, says Maharashtra public accounts committee

The state legislature’s public accounts committee slammed the MMRDA for poor planning and misjudging feasibility of monorail, skywalks THE state legislature’s public accounts committee (PAC) has slammed the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for poor planning and misjudging the feasibility of the city’s Monorail and skywalks. Calling both facilities a “waste of public money”, the statutory committee said neither proved ...

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No ‘paid sex’ without Aadhaar card in Goa

IT appears that if you want to pay for sex in Goa, you need to show pimps an Aadhaar card, as a group from the capital discovered, as reported by media. According to the report, the men, who were there for a bachelor party, contacted someone to make enquiries for five girls. The contact soon reverted, demanding that they share ...

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46th Vijay Diwas celebration in Mumbai

THE Indian Army commemorated its 46th Vijay Diwas with traditional solemnity and gaiety all across the country today. In Mumbai, Lt Gen Vishwambhar Singh, General Officer Commanding, Maharashtra Gujarat & Goa Area and Officers, Junior Commissioned Officers and Other Ranks of Military Station, Colaba, laid wreaths at Major RR Rane, PVC memorial park and paid homage to our valiant martyrs. ...

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