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Mumbai’s last captive white tiger Bajirao dies at 18

Bajirao, the last captive white tiger at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Borivali, died at the age of 18. A statement issued by the SGNP said, the tiger breathed his last early Friday. “Bajirao had been suffering from…

Plea in SC to debar Rahul Gandhi from contesting LS polls

A petition was filed in the Supreme Court Thursday seeking direction to the Centre and the Election Commission to debar Congress President Rahul Gandhi from contesting the Lok Sabha election till the issue of his citizenship is decided. The Home…

Cyclone Fani batters Odisha coast

Three people were killed in separate incidents as cyclone Fani battered the Odisha coast Friday, officials said. A teenager was killed when a tree came crashing down on him at a place within Sakhigopal police station area limits in Puri…

Biopic on PM Modi to release on May 24 after LS results

The makers of Vivek Oberoi-starrer biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday announced that the film will be released countrywide on May 24, a day after the results of the Lok Sabha elections are declared. The film, titled ‘PM Narendra…

Congress wants to separate Kashmir from India: Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Thursday claimed that the Congress and National Conference wanted Kashmir’s separation from India, and vowed to scrap Article 370 if his party is voted back to power. Shah addressed three rallies in…

PepsiCo to withdraw cases against Gujarat potato farmers

Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India said on Thursday that it will withdraw the cases it has filed against potato farmers in Gujarat for allegedly growing a variety of the tuber for which the company claims Plant Variety Protection (PVP)…

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri, heavy rains batter coastal belt

Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ made a landfall in Puri on Odisha coast Friday morning, triggering heavy rainfall coupled with high velocity winds with speed of 175 kmph in vast areas. Large areas in the seaside pilgrim town of Puri…

PM Modi reviews preparedness for Cyclone Fani

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review preparedness for Cyclone Fani. The prime minister was briefed on the likely path of the cyclone, and the ongoing precautionary and preparatory measures being undertaken, official sources said.…

Cyclone Fani: Massive evacuation operation underway in Odisha

A massive operation was launched in Odisha Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ moved closer to the eastern coast, officials said. As per the latest bulletin of the…

CBSE declares Class 12 results

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the results for the Class 12 examination on Thursday. “The results are available on the board’s website and students can check it using their admit card IDs,” a senior official said. The…

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