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Over 37 Lakh Women Benefited Under PM’s Maternity Scheme: Ministry

New Delhi: More than 37 lakh women have been benefited across the country under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maternity scheme, Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, said Ministry of Women and Child Development on Friday. The ministry said a fund of Rs 1,168.63 crore has been disbursed so far and more than 48 lakh women have […]

Coming up – Modi’s Fitness Video

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is game. Challanged by cricketer Virat Kholi for a bout of fitness, Modi readily accepted it. Picking up the Gauntlet, Modi shot back, “Challenge accepted Virat. I will share my own video soon.” Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli on twitter #FitnessChallenge also challenged two more – teammate and former captain MS […]

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Bihar Woman Branded Witch, Tongue Chopped off

Patna: A 70-year-old woman's tongue was chopped off after she was branded a witch in a Bihar village in Rohtas district, police said on Monday. Rajkali...

UP Cop Shoots Apple Executive Dead, Arrested

Lucknow: An Uttar Pradesh constable was on Saturday arrested and booked for murder after he shot a young Apple executive from close range, an official...

Kathak Dancer held for Illegally Availing VIP Treatment

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Friday arrested a Kathak dancer, Pulkit Maharaj, who claimed to be the "spiritual guru" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Muslim Groups Demanded to Withdraw Triple Talaq Ordinance

Hyderabad: Various Muslim socio-religious and political organisations came together on a common platform here to demand the central government to withdraw the ordinance on triple...

26 Agra Schools to get Sanitary pad Vending Machines

Agra: Twenty six schools in the Taj city will soon get sanitary pad vending machines installed, a Uttar Pradesh official said on Saturday. They have been...

Separatist shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley

Srinagar:  A shutdown called by separatists affected life across the Kashmir Valley on Friday with heavy security deployed here and other vulnerable places. The Joint Resistance...

Left Front Parties call NRC ‘Impractical’

Kolkata:  Amid a political storm over the publication of the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is rooting...

Tariq Anwar quits NCP, also resigns from LS

New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) General Secretary Tariq Anwar on Friday quit the party and also resigned from the Lok Sabha. NCP Spokesperson and Rajya...

UP traders go on strike against foreign direct investment

Lucknow:  Major traders' associations across Uttar Pradesh observed a day-long strike on Friday in protest against foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail trade and also...

26 stranded tourists airlifted from Himachal

Shimla:  The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Friday resumed its rescue operation on the fourth day and airlifted 26 people from Himachal Pradesh's snow-marooned...

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