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We never promised Gorkhaland, says Bengal BJP chief

Nagrakata (WB): West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, whose party swept the north Bengal region including Darjeeling seat in the Lok Sabha elections, Sunday said the party has never promised to create a separate Gorkhaland state. Ghosh also said the…

10 trains to depict saga of Kargil War

NEW DELHI: Ten trains depicting the saga of the Kargil War will be flagged off by railways on Monday on the occasion of Kargil Diwas, a spokesperson of the national transporter said Sunday. Vinyl wrappings depicting the tale of the…

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Cabinet Minister

Chandigarh: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was sulking after being stripped off key portfolios in the Punjab cabinet reshuffle in June, has resigned from the Amarinder Singh cabinet. Sidhu took to Twitter on Sunday, making public his resignation letter…

Chandrayaan-2 launch cancelled due to technical glitch

Sriharikota, India’s second mission to Moon, Chandrayaan-2 onboard GSLVMkIII-M1 was called off due to a technical snag on Monday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. A technical snag was observed in launch vehicle system at 1 hour before the…

Bihar: Rain throws life out of gear in Champaran

Heavy rainfall in Champaran from the past few days have sent normal life for a toss with several areas being water-logged. The water level in Gandak Barrage has also rose after heavy rain in west Champaran. Scores of commuters have…

15 dead, 133 buildings collapse as rainfall wreaks havoc in UP

As many as 15 people have lost their lives after 14 districts in Uttar Pradesh witnessed torrential rainfall and thunderstorm in the past three days. According to official data, fifteen people died, 23 animals were killed while 133 buildings collapsed…

13,004 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine

A total of 13,004 pilgrims paid obeisance at the naturally formed ice lingam in the cave shrine of Amarnath on Friday, officials said. With this, the number of pilgrims who have visited the shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas has crossed…

2 arrested with marijuana worth Rs 2.4 crore

New Delhi: Two alleged drug peddlers were arrested and marijuana worth over Rs 2 crore was recovered from them, police said Friday. The accused have been identified as Mohammad Kajim (26), a resident of Nangloi here, and Dinesh Kumar (34),…

Lakshman Jhula in Rishikesh closed to traffic

Lakshman Jhula, the iconic suspension bridge across the Ganga in Rishikesh, was closed to traffic Friday as experts feel it cannot sustain more load, officials said. The bridge was closed on the recommendation of a team of experts who found…

India has over 19.47 lakh doctors

The Indian government on Friday said there were more than 19.47 lakh allopathy, ayurveda, unani and homeopathy doctors at the end of March this year. Out of them, 11,59,309 allopathy doctors were registered with the State Medical Councils/ Medical Council…

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