Daily Archives: January 31, 2018

Fire in Dehradun market


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Fire in capri market reported in Dehradun on wednesday. Fire tender have managed to douse the fire but fire has engulfed the electronic goods worth in crore. Meanwhile police is investigating to know about cause of fire. prima facie evidence suggests it happened due to short circuit but no official confirmation so far. during investigation it has ...

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Awareness campaign to preserve Naini lake

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Governor Dr KK Paul, along with officials, inspected the Naini Lake from the Boat House Club. He said that the lake was not just a heritage for Nainital but also for Uttarakhand and the entire country. He said that the existence of Nainital was dependent on the Nainital lake. Last year, in the summers, the level of ...

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Govt to organise Bakri swayamwar

DAINIK NATION BUREAU In a bid to double the farmers’ income by 2020 and promote tourism, state government is going to organize bakri swayamvar in the month of February. Although the bakri swayamvar is being orgnised since 2017 by an initiative of Rupesh Rai, who left multinational companies job and decided to contribute in the society through motivating farmers and ...

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State needs assistance to wipe out manual scavenging system

DAINIK NATION BUREAU State Social welfare minister Yashpal Arya said that to wipe out manual scavenging system cent percent and disposal of human waste and garbage state government needs central assistance. For this state wants to set up waste treatement plant with modern technique. He was attending the national survey on manual scavenger, which was organized by social justice and ...

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Your License may be cancelled if passageway not given to ambulance


In a first of its kind initiative, the traffic directorate will seize vehicles that do not give way to an ambulance besides recommending cancellation of licence of the driver. Under the proposed ‘Project Nirog’, all drivers must give free passage to an ambulance by moving to the side of the road. This is the latest in a series of novel ...

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6.1 magnitude earthquake rocks India, Pakistan and Afghanistan


An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday but there were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties. The quake, which was also felt in Pakistan, struck 270 km (167 miles) northeast of Kabul in the Hindu Kush mountains, at a deep 180 km, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said. Tremors were felt in North ...

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Govt plans to abolish posts vacant for 5 years


The government is planning to abolish all posts which have been vacant for more than five years, and has directed all ministries and department to submit a comprehensive report on the matter. In an office memorandum, the Finance Ministry said it had asked all ministries and departments to submit an action-taken report regarding abolition of posts vacant for more than ...

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Knew my character an underdog in ‘Padmaavat’: Shahid


Shahid Kapoor believes playing Maha Rawal Ratan Singh was the biggest risk of his career as people did not know much about the character’s journey but he is glad that “the hero” of “Padmaavat” is rightfully getting his due. The 36-year-old actor said there were many people who questioned him for taking up the role, as Padmavati (Deepika Padukone) and ...

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