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1 killed, 2 hurt as wall collapses at Jungpura

A construction worker was killed while two others sustained injuries as a wall collapsed at a basement in south-east Delhi's Jungpura area today, police said. The wall of an under-construction building collapsed at around 4.50 pm as the labourers ...
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Scientists have published a new study, outlining all the potential effects of an asteroid collision, and ranking them in order of the threat they pose to human life.
Scientists have published a new study, outlining all the potential effects of an asteroid collision, and ranking them in order of the threat they pose to human life.
ZURICH (Reuters) - LafargeHolcim is close to announcing that its chief executive Eric Olsen is to step down following an internal investigation into activities at a former Lafarge cement plant in Syr
: Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi has asked boards of trustees of temples in the Union Territory to seek expertise of French Institute (administered by the French government) here to maintain temple
A probe has been launched into the sale of fake Sambalpuri sarees allegedly by a Rajasthan-based firm following a complaint lodged by the state handlooms and textiles department, police said today.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has requested Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to introduce a direct train from Bhiwani to Haridwar in Uttarakhand at the earliest. According to an official r
A 70-year old patient died when an ambulance in which he was being shifted to a hospital rammed into a stationary lorry at Perundurai near here, police said today. A doctor and four others, includi
Many Delhiites who braved a scorching sun to reach polling stations to cast their vote for the municipal elections today had to return home disappointed as their names were missing from the electoral
Senior Congress leader Saifuddin Soz today said the use of loudspeakers for 'Azaan', the Muslim call for prayer, should be allowed at only designated places for better regulation of decibels. In Kash
In a bid to check the menace caused by stray dogs, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation today launched a programme under which people can adopt a puppy. "For the control of stray dog menace ef
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The taxman recorded a revenue growth of 300 per cent at the Busia-Uganda border over the past three years and is looking to net more with establishment of the one stop border post.
Around 46 per cent of the electorate exercised their franchise till 4 PM today in elections to all the three municipal corporations, with north Delhi leading the tally. According to the State Electio
A leopard that had strayed into a village in Satana taluka of the district was trapped by forest department officials this afternoon. The animal had entered village Dangsoundane early today and kille
Two persons were arrested today after officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized 140 gold biscuits from their possession from outside a Metro railway station in the central part of th
In a bid to clear confusion over Sharia laws, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board has decided to tread the social media path and also explore the possibility of starting a TV news channel and news
Three persons, including a minor girl, were today killed when their car rammed into a tree at Aarai-phata in the district, police said. Three persons also sustained injuries in the mishap which occur
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to bring out an anthology of freedom fighters from Punjab. SGPC President Kirpal Singh Badungar said the anthology would contain their b
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today assured the Centre that his government would soon place the State GST Bill in the assembly for consideration and passage. In his speech at the t
Online education start-up co-founder Ronnie Screwvala has launched a Rs 100 crore education scholarship fund to provide loans to those looking at doing online courses to improve their skill sets. The
Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday makes his first major appearance since leaving office, having chosen Chicago, the city where his political career started, to emerge from a three-month hia
U.S. President Donald Trump reassured manufacturers gathered in the White House Roosevelt room on March 31 that a massive infrastructure program was coming soon. “We’re going to make it happen” this y
In order to make sale of Kingfisher House, banks are considering adopting a model followed in recent sale of the defaulter businessman Vijay Mallya posh Goa villa to recover their dues.
Hashim Amla's sublime touch was complemented by Axar Patel's cameo, which powered Kings XI Punjab to a competitive 188 for seven against Gujarat Lions in an IPL encounter, here today. Amla hit 65
In the first such attempt, the Centre will carry out surveys to trace lost springs in deep pockets of the Himalayas, aiming to solve water woes of locals by reviving aquatic resources. The studies wi
India should recognise Balochistan as a separate country if Pakistan went ahead with the execution of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy said today. "Pakistan should be taugh
Setting the ball rolling for the implementation of the 7th Central Pay Commission in Jammu and Kashmir, the government has setup a seven-member panel to examine the revision of pay scales of the emplo
Two workers of an automobile showroom were charred to death after a fire broke out in the outlet at Kharghar in neighbouring Navi Mumbai early today. The fire broke out inside the showroom, situated
One member of European security watchdog OSCE’s monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine was killed and another injured after their vehicle drove over a mine near Luhansk. An American man was kille
Residents of Gopeshwar town in Chamoli district can now register complaints online as the state of Uttarakhand got its first virtual police station here. The VPS was inaugurated by Uttarakhand DGP MA
Attempting to justify his "those opposing Jai Sri Ram will be relegated to history" remark, West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh on Sunday said the TMC-ruled state's situation is
The vexed issue of the Trump administration mulling curbs in H-1B visas has been taken up with by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with the American authorities during his ongoing visit, an Indian offic
Smugglers from Pakistan are trying novel ways like throwing small contraband packets and using cross-border irrigation network to push drugs into the Indian side in Punjab. "As it has become difficul
Rajasthan High Court judge Dinesh Chandra Somani today said the evil of child marriage has pushed the state backwards. "Despite changing times, people have not abandoned the practice of child marriag

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