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Train Accident in UP: 21 Killed In Human Error

Human error may have led to the massive train tragedy that killed 21 and injured over 90 in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district on Saturday, according to locals. Thirteen coaches of the high-speed Puri-Haridwar Utkal Express derailed around 5:45 pm; two crashed into a residential area, ramming a house and a …

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Rohingyas escape trouble in J&K, seek shelter in Hyderabad

The hardships of Rohingyas refuse to come to an end. After escaping their “persecutors” in Myanmar and travelling to the Jammu and Kashmir, the Rohingya population is again in search of shelter. A few hundred Rohingyas have escaped the volatile situation in Jammu and are taking shelter in the city, …

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Before Laying Down Life, CRPF Man Unfurled Flag. Today, Wife Took His Place

The Independence Day celebrations at Srinagar’s CRPF 49 battalion this year was overshadowed by grief. Thirty-two-year-old Neha Tripathi, her little daughter by her side, was unfurling the flag. Last year, it was her husband, Commandant Pramod Kumar, who performed the same task. Within a couple of hours, he was dead. …

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Indian-Origin Man Gets 2.9 Million US Dollars After Bad Reference Cost Him Job

An Indian-origin man in Singapore has got 4 million Singaporean dollars ($2.9 million) in damages from his previous employer after a scathing reference letter by them cost him the chance to get a new job. Ramesh Krishnan had accused AXA Life Insurance Singapore of defaming him while providing references on …

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Hyderabad, Guntur: 2-Year-Old Boy Who Fell Into Borewell Rescued After 11 Hours

The two-year-old boy who fell into an open borewell near Vinukonda in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh yesterday was rescued today after 11 hours. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), police and the administration had launched a massive operation to save the boy. The boy, identified as Chandrasekhar, was playing …

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Third Bust In Hyderabad finds  Drugs That Look Like Toffees

In a third major drug bust in Hyderabad, four people were arrested by the Cyberabad police on Monday and drugs worth Rs. 10 lakh were seized from them. This catch of drugs – in the form of tablets and what look like toffees – was to be supplied to a rave party …

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21 Delhi Police personnel awarded medals

Twenty-one Delhi Police personnel, including six female officers, have been awarded the President’s police medals for exemplary services on the occasion of Independence Day. The President’s Police Medal for Gallantry was awarded to Additional DCP (retired) S K Giri. The President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service was awarded to Joint …

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Happy Independence Day: Top 10 Quotes Of PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the 71st Independence Day from the ramparts of Delhi’s historic Red Fort. After arriving at the Lahori Gate of the 17th Century fort, the Prime Minister inspected the Guard of Honour and unfurled the national flag. Here are the Top 10 quotes …

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Pulwama district:  Kashmiri youth killed by CRPF pellets firing

A Kashmiri youth in his 20s died on Sunday after being hit by pellets allegedly fired by CRPF, whose personnel were targeted by stone-pelters in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Owais Ahmad was taken to a nearby hospital before being shifted to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital in Srinagar, reported Hindustan …

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