Daily Archives: September 19, 2017

Delhi Cong workers to form human chain to protest high petrol, diesel prices


Delhi Congress workers will protest the high petrol and diesel prices in the city by forming a human chain from Mandi House to Parliament Street, on September 21. The chain will make people aware about the hike in prices of the fuels due to the “unprecedented” increase in taxes by both the Narendra Modi and the AAP governments, the party’s ...

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Criminal case filed against Shraddha Kapoor, producers of movie Haseena Parkar


Haseena Parkar lands in trouble with a criminal complaint filed against the actor and the producer. M&M Designs, which supplied dresses for Kapoor in the film, has accused the team of cheating and criminal breach of trust for not promoting their brand during promotional events. The criminal complaint has been filed against Shraddha Kapoor for allegedly not promoting fashion label ...

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Woman allegedly burnt to death by husband for failing to clear MBBS exam


Hyderabad: The Hyderabad police have said they suspect that a 25-year-old aspiring doctor has been killed by her software engineer husband for failing to get admission in an MBBS course. The man and his parents have been arrested. The woman, Harika Kumar’s parents have alleged a planned murder and have also filed a complaint of harassment for dowry. Rushi Kumar, ...

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Akshay Kumar made brand ambassador of Uttarakhand’s drive against Open Defecation


Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will now be the brand ambassador for the Open Defecation Free (ODF) campaign in the state. Uttarakhand has declared rural areas of the state ODF and aims to achieve the same in urban areas by March 31 next year. The Toilet- Ek Prem Katha star has conveyed his willingness to chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat to ...

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Pradhans protest outside secretariat demanding salary hike


Hundreds of gram pradhans across Uttarakhand protested on Monday demanding implementation of guidelines of Panchayati Raj Act 2016 and enhanced pay and perks. In Dehradun, several hundred pradhans and their supporters from nearby villages gheraoed the secretariat, resulting in major traffic snarls and inconvenience to commuters. The pradhans had first protested in July this year, voicing for their demands by ...

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Deen dayal Upadhyay Rozgar Yojna will boost rural tourism

DAINIK NATION BUREAU State tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj has said that rural tourism will receive a terrific boost under the Department of Tourism’s Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Rozgar Yojana. The scheme had been launched with an eye on promoting home-stays in rural areas. Villagers will be offered grants and loans for developing their home-stays located in the heart of villages.   ...

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Shah ascertains Kodnani was in the state assembly on Feb 28, 2002

DAINIK NATION BUREAU BJP national president Amit Shah has appeared in CBI court on September 18 as a witness of Mayaben Kodnani, a minister in the Narendra Modi led Gujarat government and an accused in the 2002 Naroda Gaam massacre, without giving any fresh insight into the case. Shah is one out of 12 witnesses which kodnani has suggested in ...

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Dawood’s younger brother, Iqbal Kaskar arrested


Dawood Ibrahim’s younger brother Iqbal Kaskar was arrested on Monday evening over allegations of extortion, reports said. He was nabbed from his sister Haseena Parker’s house in Nagpada by Pradeep Sharma of the Thane Crime Branch. “Kaskar had taken four flats from the builder and was demanding more,” a police official said. Kaskar will be produced in Thane court on ...

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