Daily Archives: August 23, 2018

HC questions state over tiger conservation

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday pulled up the state government for inadequate efforts towards tiger conservation and asked the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) to suggest within three months measures to save their population. The NTCA may take over the management of the Corbett Tiger Reserve, as an interim measure, till the state government becomes alive ...

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I dream of every family owning a house by 2022 PM Modi


Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he dreams of every family having a home of its own by 2022, when the nation will celebrate 75 years of independence. The homes built under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana are of high quality and nobody had to pay a single rupee bribe, he said addressing a gathering at Jujwa village in Gujarat’s ...

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Beware-if you are accepting friend request on social media

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Police has arrested a person, who used to trap woman by creating fake id on the name of female, from Haridwar. He had created a fake id on facebook and used to send friend request to female. Seeing female ID girl used to accept her friend request and thereafter he was misusing her picture. A girl lodged ...

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Husband’s kin not to be roped in marital cases, if crime not made out: SC

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The relatives of a husband should not be roped in cases of matrimonial disputes and dowry deaths unless specific instances of their involvement in the crime is made out, the Supreme Court has held. A bench of Justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao also cautioned the courts to be careful in proceeding against “distant relatives” of the husband ...

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85-day long Manipur University agitation called off


The 85-day long agitation at Manipur University was called off today by the protesters in the interest of students, Manipur University Students’ Union president M Dayaman Singh said. The students of the university had been demanding the removal of Vice-Chancellor A P Pandey and constitution of an Independent Enquiry Committee to look into the allegations of administrative and financial lapses ...

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PV Sindhu among top 10 of highest paid female athletes


The glamor of Indian badminton star PV Sindhu is also seen both on and off the badminton court. She is a brand ambassador and appears in many advertisements. Sindhu has become one of the top 10 players in the world in terms of earning. Sindhu, who won the silver medal at the Rio Olympics, has an annual earning of Rs. ...

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State trials for Vijay Hazare trophy to begin from August 27 onwards


The selection process of the Uttarakhand team will begin on August 27 for the Vijay Hazare trophy. The trials for Uttarakhand’s first ODI team will be conducted at Abhimanyu Cricket Academy in Dehradun. The 25 cricketers selected from the trial will be trained at the Abhimanyu Cricket Academy from September 7. After the Uttarakhand Cricket Consensus Committee (UCCC) meeting, the ...

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Arun Jaitley rejoins as Finance Min

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Union Minister Arun Jaitley today resumed charge of the ministries of finance and corporate affairs after a nearly 100-day gap during which he underwent a surgery for kidney transplant. Jaitley, 65, who had stopped attending office a month-and-half before the May 14 renal surgery, came to North Block — the seat of the Ministry of Finance and ...

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Noted Journalist Kuldeep Nayar dies at 95

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Condoling the death of veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said today that his firm stand against the Emergency can never be forgotten and his demise is a loss to Indian journalism. The eminent journalist and author, who fiercely fought for press freedom and protecting civil liberties, passed away early today. He was ...

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HC bans allotment of govt land along river


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Taking cognizance on the PIL, High Court has imposed ban on the allotment of land along river by the government. Court has also sought information about the details of such allotment in the past and also asked to remove such encroachment after verification. With this order land encroacher, who have grabbed or sold the land on the ...

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