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    Rajya Sabha disrupted over Bengal army deployment

    New Delhi, The Rajya Sabha was disrupted on Friday after opposition members shouted slogans and compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Hitler, protesting the deployment of soldiers at toll plazas in West Bengal.

  • India has largely welcomed demonetisation: Arun Jaitley

    New Delhi: Indians have accepted the decision to demonetise higher value currency and are cooperating in transforming the country’s economy and society, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.

  • Ranveer and Shahid’s roles in Rani Padmavati revealed

    From this month, Sanjay Leela Bhansali shoots his ambitious historical drama Padmavati with Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor on an elaborate set constructed at Mehboob studios in Mumbai. On the other hand, Ranveer Singh who plays the film’s antagonist will now get busy promoting his December release Befikre.

  • Girls football catches on in Mumbai schools

    Mumbai: “I want to represent India at the national level and I want to wear that jersey soon,” said 16-year-old Shianzi Tamang, a class X student of Shri Mammabai High School in Byculla East.

  • Zakir Naik school: Parents told to shift their children out

    Mumbai: After freezing the bank account of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik-run Islamic International School, two officers of Maharashtra state education department visited the school based in Wadi Bandar, Mazgaon on Monday. Moreover, the officials told the parents to withdraw the admission of their wards and seek admission in a different school.

  • Bhopal: Rallies mark World AIDS Day

    BHOPAL: Rallies were taken out to spread awareness on World AIDS Day which is observed on December first. Rallies, workshops and awareness programs were organized in different hospitals. CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan also stopped to join the rally organised by District Aids Prevention and Control unit at JP hospital. CMHO Dr Veena Sinha said that throughout the city rallies have been organized at Berasia CHC, Bairagarh Civil hospital and Katju hospital. The

  • Bhopal: Kyrgyztan dancers at Shaheed Bhavan

    BHOPAL:  Mesmerising performance of troupe from Kyrgyzstan at Shaheed Bhawan on Thursday, enchanted the music lovers. It was part of third International folk dance and music festival ‘Jash-e-Kanat’. It was Indian Council for Cultural Relationship, Bhopal organised at Shaheed Bhawan.   It was presented by 10 artists of the troupe who showcased their performance wonderfully. They are Androshuk Ekaterina, Grazhdanova Elizaveta, Duvanaeva, Zhaparova and Iusupova Karima. Fatkulina Aliia was group leader.

  • 7th Pay Commission: Labour union seeks raise for BMC labourers in Mumbai

    Mumbai: The Brihunmumbai Labour Union (BLU) on Thursday requested the civic chief Ajoy Mehta to increase the wages of labourers working in Brihunmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The union also requested Mehta to provide more allowances like House Rent, travel allowance and so on. Moreover the BLU urged the commissioner to form ‘Wages Improvement Committee’ before the code of conduct is implemented this month.