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Trump Panel Recommends Guns In Schools To Keep US Students Safe

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 8:15am

A safety panel set up by US President Donald Trump in the wake of numerous school shootings recommended Tuesday that schools consider arming staff, using veterans as guards and reversing Obama-era...

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On Mumbai Hospital Fire, Human Rights Commission Seeks Report

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 8:09am

The National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday sought a report from the Maharashtra government on the death of eight people in a fire at a hospital in Mumbai, while not ruling out negligence by the...

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Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Created Over 6 Crore Jobs, Parliament Told

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 8:03am

The Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) is believed to have generated employment for over six crore people in the country, the government told Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

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For Now, Citizen List To Be Limited To Assam, Says Union Minister

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:57am

Minister of State (Home Affairs) Hansraj Ahir on Tuesday said the National Registrar of Citizens (NRC) will be limited to Assam for now.

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"Very Much Depressed": Madras High Court On Illegal Banners, Violations

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:52am

The Madras High court on Tuesday said it was very much depressed over unjustified reasons given by authorities for failing to implement its orders on illegal digital banners for the past five years.

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Kolkata Man With Two Children Jumps In Front Of Train, Commits Suicide

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:44am

A man committed suicide along with his two sons by jumping in front of a speeding train in West Bengal's East Bardhaman district, a Government Railway Police (GRP) official said on Tuesday. The...

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CBI Arrests 3 Tax Officials In Separate Bribery Cases

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:44am

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested three Income Tax officials and an Indian Oil employee in three separate bribery cases, the agency said on Tuesday.

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Worse Than School Kids? Speaker Sumitra Mahajan On Parliament Disruption

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:39am

Amid the ongoing commotion in the Lok Sabha over several issues, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday said she often receives messages that schools function better than parliament and wondered whether...

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At Delhi Airport, A Police Kiosk Launched To Assist Passengers

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:23am

Passengers arriving at the IGI airport in Delhi will be able to avail services of the Delhi Police, such as lodging e-FIRs, through an interactive kiosk at the Terminal-3.

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Teenager Allegedly Kidnapped And Gangraped, Five Arrested In Ranchi

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 7:19am

A teen-aged girl was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped by a group of youths when she and her friends were returning here after celebrating the birthday of one of them, police said on Tuesday.

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