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  2. National

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Ayurvedic drug Fifatrol effective in treating respiratory infections: Study

Ayurvedic drug Fifatrol effective in treating respiratory infections: Study

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Fifatrol, an ayurvedic formulation composed of time-tested herbs, is effective in treatment of upper respiratory tract infections (URTI), a contagious ....
Drug peddler held from Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar, heroin worth Rs 1 cr recovered

Drug peddler held from Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar, heroin worth Rs 1 cr recovered

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested a 40-year-old drug peddler from Ambedkar Nagar area, an official said on Saturday.
Class 10 girl gang-raped, murdered in Telangana

Class 10 girl gang-raped, murdered in Telangana

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Hyderabad, Dec 3 (IANS) A class 10 girl was allegedly gang-raped and murdered in Tirumalagiri village in Telangana's Mahabubnagar district, post which villagers staged a viole....
Fire breaks out in Gujarat; five injured

Fire breaks out in Gujarat; five injured

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Rajkot (Gujarat), Dec 3 (IANS) Five workers suffered burn injuries after a fire broke out in room they were staying in here on Saturday.
Delhi MCD polls: 40,000 security personnel to be deployed on polling day

Delhi MCD polls: 40,000 security personnel to be deployed on polling day

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) To ensure a hassle-free civic polls on December 4, the Delhi Police will deploy 40,000 security personnel at every nook and corner of the national capital.
BJP has turned Delhi into capital of garbage mounds, stray animals: Sisodia

BJP has turned Delhi into capital of garbage mounds, stray animals: Sisodia

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday alleged that after ruling the Municipal Corporation for 15 years, the BJP has turned Delhi into ....
Gujarat: BJP corporator held for violating MCC

Gujarat: BJP corporator held for violating MCC

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Gandhinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) A BJP corporator has been arrested for violating Model Code of Conduct (MCC) in Surat.
Is US helping Islamabad to counter Pakistan Taliban's inroads?

Is US helping Islamabad to counter Pakistan Taliban's inroads?

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New Delhi, Dec 3: Just before the new Pakistani Army Chief, Asim Munir took over the reins of military power in Rawalpindi, the dreaded terror group, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakista....
Three proclaimed offenders in sacrilege cases continue to dodge Punjab police for over a year

Three proclaimed offenders in sacrilege cases continue to dodge Punjab police for over a year

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Chandigarh, Dec 3: The Punjab Police has not been able to arrest three accused in the sacrilege cases even though 16 months have passed since they were declared proclaimed off....
Summoned by CBI in liquor scam, Kavitha meets KCR

Summoned by CBI in liquor scam, Kavitha meets KCR

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Hyderabad, Dec 3 (IANS) A day after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sought clarifications in the Delhi liquor policy scam, TRS MLC K. Kavitha on Saturday met Telanga....
How smart must smart city planners of Srinagar be?

How smart must smart city planners of Srinagar be?

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Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) How smart would Srinagar become as a smart city? The question brooks an answer in light of the historical realities of this city.
Kerala CM, team spent Rs 43 L on London visit: RTI reveals

Kerala CM, team spent Rs 43 L on London visit: RTI reveals

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Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 3 (IANS) A whopping Rs 43 lakh were spent on Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his team's London visit in October, an RTI reply has revealed.
Three killed in blast near Suvendu Adhikari's ancestral home

Three killed in blast near Suvendu Adhikari's ancestral home

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Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) Three persons were killed in an explosion near the ancestral residence of Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari in East Midnapore....
MLAs' poaching case: Kerala doctor moves Telangana High Court

MLAs' poaching case: Kerala doctor moves Telangana High Court

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Hyderabad, Dec 3 (IANS) A Kerala-based doctor, who is an accused in the sensational MLAs' poaching case, has approached Telangana High Court seeking a stay on the lookout noti....
Delhi's air quality continues in 'very poor' category

Delhi's air quality continues in 'very poor' category

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) With a layer of smog enveloping the capital city early on Saturday, the overall air quality continued in "very poor" category giving Deliites no respit....
K'taka: Probe against shuttler Lakshya Sen for fudging age

K'taka: Probe against shuttler Lakshya Sen for fudging age

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Bengaluru, Dec 3 (IANS) Karnataka police have initiated a probe against international badminton player Lakshya Sen for allegedly providing false details about his age, police ....
Two devotees crushed to death in Andhra Pradesh

Two devotees crushed to death in Andhra Pradesh

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Amaravati, Dec 3 (IANS) Two devotees were killed in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada district on Saturday, police said.
TN district to create world record by planting 6L tree saplings in 6 hrs

TN district to create world record by planting 6L tree saplings in 6 hrs

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Chennai, Dec 3 (IANS) The Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu will be planting six lakh tree saplings in order to improve the green cover in the district in a span of six hours.
Foreign student at Hyderabad University alleges rape attempt by professor

Foreign student at Hyderabad University alleges rape attempt by professor

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Hyderabad, Dec 3 (IANS) A foreign student at the University of Hyderabad has alleged that a professor of trying to sexually assault her.
PSI recruitment scam : K'taka govt gives nod to  prosecute ADGP Amrit Paul

PSI recruitment scam : K'taka govt gives nod to prosecute ADGP Amrit Paul

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Bengaluru, Dec 3 (IANS) The Karnataka government has granted persmission to prosecute arrested ADGP Amrit Paul in connection with the PSI recruitment scandal, sources said on ....
Dry, cold weather with partly cloudy sky expected in J&K, Ladakh

Dry, cold weather with partly cloudy sky expected in J&K, Ladakh

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Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) Weather was cold and dry with partly cloudy sky in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh during the last 24 hours as the India Meteorologiocal Department office ....
Minor girl molested by friend, his accomplice in K'taka

Minor girl molested by friend, his accomplice in K'taka

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Raichur (Karnataka), Dec 3 (IANS) A minor girl was allegedly forced to drink alcohol and sexually harassed by her friend and his accomplice in Raichur district of Karnataka, p....
After waiting for 38 years, MP gets its first respiratory diseases hospital

After waiting for 38 years, MP gets its first respiratory diseases hospital

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Bhopal, Dec 3 (IANS) The Regional Institute for Respiratory Diseases, which was established few months back in Bhopal's Idgah Hills area, receives around 150-200 patients ever....
Ban on tari should be lifted in Bihar: Chirag Paswan

Ban on tari should be lifted in Bihar: Chirag Paswan

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Patna, Dec 3 (IANS) After former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, now Lok Janshakti Party Ram Vilas (LJPR) President and Jamui MP Chirag Paswan has claimed that tari is ....
BJP to hold 'massive' meeting of office bearers on Dec 5-6

BJP to hold 'massive' meeting of office bearers on Dec 5-6

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) With campaiging for Gujarat Assembly and Delhi civic polls coming to an end, BJP National President J.P. Nadda has called a "massive" meeting of all na....
Preparations in full swing for second phase of 'My Pride My Town' in J&K

Preparations in full swing for second phase of 'My Pride My Town' in J&K

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Jammu, Dec 3 (IANS) In the name of construction and development in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, funds of crores and billions of rupees were allocated by the Central governm....
Russian woman raped in Goa, 2 Nepali nationals held

Russian woman raped in Goa, 2 Nepali nationals held

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Panaji, Dec 3 (IANS) Goa police on Friday arrested two persons working as room boys in a hotel for allegedly raping a Russian woman in the coastal state.
RSS leaders urge Centre to restore old pension scheme, raise import duty

RSS leaders urge Centre to restore old pension scheme, raise import duty

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), the RSS-affiliated central trade union, has urged the Central government to restore the old pension scheme.
Kerala SC community reaps benefits of biofloc fish farming

Kerala SC community reaps benefits of biofloc fish farming

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Kochi, Dec 3 (IANS) Thanks to the efforts of the ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), a small self-group belonging to a Scheduled Caste community in Chera....
For Pakistan, defeat is an orphan

For Pakistan, defeat is an orphan

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Since the creation of Pakistan by the Muslim League and the receding British monarchy, it has become a failed state in every way. Despite its founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah's spe....
Five reportedly killed in gang war in Bihar

Five reportedly killed in gang war in Bihar

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Patna, Dec 3 (IANS) At least five persons were reportedly killed in a gun fight between two notorious gangs in Bihar's Katihar district on Friday.
TN forest dept's search on for tiger that attacked forest watcher

TN forest dept's search on for tiger that attacked forest watcher

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Chennai, Dec 3 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu forest department has laid twenty camera traps and pressed into service two kumki elephants to trace the Madumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) tig....
'Decision to discontinue Yogshala taken by  Board of Governors of DPSRU'

'Decision to discontinue Yogshala taken by Board of Governors of DPSRU'

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) After Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday accused the Lt. Governor of discontinuing the Yoga classes, an L-G Secretariat official said that ....
Looking Back: Rajiv Gandhi's hand ensured Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson's escape

Looking Back: Rajiv Gandhi's hand ensured Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson's escape

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New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Bhopal Gas Tragedy took place in Madhya Pradesh's capital on December 2-3 night in 1984. Exactly 38 years ago, a poisonous gas, methyl isocyanate l....
ED gets 4-day remand of Chhattisgarh CM's Deputy Secretary (Ld)

ED gets 4-day remand of Chhattisgarh CM's Deputy Secretary (Ld)

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New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday got four days' custodial remand of Chhattisgarh CM's Deputy Secretary Saumya Chaurasia who has been arrested....
Gangster absconding in car-jacking case nabbed by Delhi Police

Gangster absconding in car-jacking case nabbed by Delhi Police

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New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested an associate of Lawrence Bishnoi gang, who was allegedly involved in a case of car-jacking in the nationa....
Chennai: Two teenagers riding bike killed in road accident

Chennai: Two teenagers riding bike killed in road accident

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Chennai, Dec 2 (IANS) Two teenagers who did not possess a valid driving license were killed here when the two wheeler in which they were moving rammed into a road divider afte....
Delhi Police arrests illegal arms supplier; recovers weapons

Delhi Police arrests illegal arms supplier; recovers weapons

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New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested a member of an illegal arms smuggling syndicate and recovered 12 semi-automatic pistols from his possessi....
Not aiming for any position, says Keshav Prasad Maurya

Not aiming for any position, says Keshav Prasad Maurya

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New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said on Friday that he is not aiming for any position, adding he considers himself a 'Swayamsevak'.
Police complaint filed against Paresh Rawal for 'anti-Bengali' remark

Police complaint filed against Paresh Rawal for 'anti-Bengali' remark

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Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) State secretary of CPI(M) in West Bengal, Md Salim, has filed a complaint against actor Paresh Rawal here on Friday for the latter's viral comments about....