Daily Archives: August 29, 2017

Heavy rains bring Mumbai to a standstill


Life in Mumbai- the city that never sleeps came to a screeching halt due to incessant rains today. Today’s were rains reminiscent to the one that submerged the low lying areas of the city in 2005. People’s woes were compounded by the high tide that prevented natural drainage of water into the sea. Meteorological department sources said Mumbai recorded copious ...

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Run for uttarakhand flagged off by CM

DAINIK NATION BUREAU -To mark the National Sports Day on Tuesday, the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat flagged off the rally ‘Run for Uttarakhand’ at Gandhi Park. Speaking on the occasion, the CM said that the day being observed to honour the hockey legend  Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary, he was happy to see both the youngsters and the elderly ...

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Self-styled godman Rampal acquitted in two criminal cases


A Hisar court today acquitted self-styled godman Rampal in connection with two criminal cases registered against him, citing lack of evidence. Judicial Magistrate, Hisar, Mukesh Kumar pronounced the verdict, acquitting Rampal, head of Satlok Ashram, Barwala and his followers here. On August 24, the judge had deferred the date of hearing to August 29 after the police cited tension in ...

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BJP would felicitate victim of emergency: Bhatt

DAINIK NATION BUREAU As part of the BJP central leadership’s strategy to use the ‘misdeeds’ of the former Congress regimes with particular stress on the purported excess committed during the Internal Emergency, the state party leadership has decided to   felicitate those who were detained from the state during that time of the Internal Emergency  under  the Maintenance of Internal Security ...

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Beware if u dump garbage or spit at public place

DAINIK NATION BUREAU To make the cities of the state cleaner in tune with the Swachchh Bharat Mission of the Central government, the state government has decided to slap a penalty ranging from Rs 500 to Rs 5,000 on those to be found spitting or urinating on the roads within the municipal boundaries of the cities from September 1. Besides, the ...

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Real estate companies asked to get register under RERA

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The real estate companies which are yet to get  registered under real estate regulation act (RERA) due to some reasons has been given another chance to get registered with reduced penalty for the next 60 days.   Interacting with media person here in Dehradun on Tuesday  the state urban development minister Madan Kaushik said that as per ...

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Ram Rahim rape verdict: Dera chief sentenced to 20 years jail; fined Rs 30 lakh


Eighteen years after he raped two of his female disciples, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was on Monday sentenced to 20 years jail for rape and criminal intimidation and fined Rs 30 lakh. The rapist sect chief has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment in each of the two cases of rape. Both the sentences will run ...

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Six coaches of Duranto Express derail in Maharashtra


Six coaches of the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto express derailed near Maharashtra’s Asangaon early on Tuesday, a senior Railway official said No passenger was reported to be injured in the incident, Sunil Udasi, chief PRO of the Central Railway, said The accident took place around 6:35 AM near the Asangaon railway station. Six coaches of the train jumped the tracks, another railway ...

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