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Gaganyaan Astronauts Likely To Be Pilots, Hints ISRO

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 7:38am

The astronauts on the human space mission ''Gaganyaan'' will mostly be pilots, hinted Indian Space Research Organisation scientists on Friday.

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Out Of Tune With Time, Wedding DJ Lands In Jail For Playing Loud Music

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 7:32am

A DJ was arrested for playing "very loud music" during a wedding function in Noida after 10 pm in violation of the law, a senior official said on Friday.

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Woman's Head Severed After Leaning Out Of Bus To Vomit In Madhya Pradesh

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 7:14am

The head of a 56-year-old woman was smashed and severed after hitting an electric pole when she leaned out of the window of a rashly-driven bus to vomit in Madhya Pradesh on Friday, the police said.

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Meat Shops To Be 150 Metres Away From Temples, Says BJP-Ruled Civic Body

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 7:06am

The standing committee of the BJP-led south corporation on Friday cleared a revised policy for getting health licences for meat shops, which now mandates an increase in the minimum distance between...

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BJP Defers Bengal Campaign, Amit Shah To Address Rally On January 22

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:51am

The scheduled rallies of BJP in West Bengal has been deferred by two days to January 22 owing to its national president Amit Shah's ill health, the party officials said on Friday.

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Rape Survivor Shot Dead Allegedly For Not Withdrawing Case In Gurgaon

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:39am

A bouncer allegedly shot dead a 22-year-old woman on Friday morning for not withdrawing a rape case against him, hours before she was to record her statement in court, the police said.

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Bride's Relative Stabbed To Death For Trying To Stop Dancing In Haryana

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:28am

A relative of a bride was stabbed to death after he tried to stop some relatives of the groom from dancing, the police said on Friday.

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Donald Trump, North Korea's Kim To Hold Second Summit In Late February

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:16am

US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic sanctions on Pyongyang, the White House said on Friday after Trump...

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EVM's Treated Like "Football" By Those Losing Polls: Election Body Chief

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 5:53am

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Friday lamented that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were being treated like a "football" by parties suffering electoral losses, and said the voting...

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Rain, Cold Wave To Hit Northwest India Next Week: Weather Department

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 5:27am

Widespread rainfall accompanied by cold wave-like conditions would engulf entire northwest India next week, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast on Friday said.

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