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  • Zaira Wasim Molestation Case: Mumbai bizman arrested hours after incident

    Mumbai: It was only hours after the incident of mid-air harassment on board that the Sahar Police on Sunday registered an FIR. Curiously, the complaint did not initially mention the name of the person, even though he had been identified and detained for questioning.

  • South Korea, Japan, US start joint missile detection exercises

    Seoul: South Korea, Japan and the US have begun joint missile detection exercises amid escalating regional tensions over North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Monday. The drill, which will last two days, is taking place off the Korean peninsula, and comes after Pyongyang fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on November 28 that it claimed could strike anywhere in the US.

  • French journalist detained in J&K for filming pellet victims

    Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir Police has arrested a French journalist here for making a documentary on pellet victims. “Comiti Paul Edward has been detained for violating visa norms in Srinagar,” a senior police officer said.

  • After Max Hospital, another Delhi hospital accused of medical negligence

    Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh): Another case of alleged medical negligence has come to light, this time from BKL hospital in Karol Bagh area. Neeraj Garg, a resident of Gwalior, told ANI on Sunday that he had lost his daughter, Deepa, due to medical negligence of the hospital, who had claimed to cure her of Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia type 2 (CDA II).

  • Congress vs BJP in Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections

    BJP attacks Congress for demanding 2002 riots’ apology from PM Modi

    New Delhi/Bengaluru: Hitting out at Congress for asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to “apologise in Jama Masjid” for the 2002 riots, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said those who commit mistakes only they serve an apology.

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    Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists gunned down by security forces in Baramulla

    Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir): At least two terrorists were gunned down during an encounter with the security forces in Baramulla’s Bomai in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said on Monday. Meanwhile, a terrorist was also captured in an injured state by the security forces during the late night encounter on Sunday. The identity of the terrorists have not yet been confirmed.

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    Daily Horoscope for Monday, December 11, 2017

    Want to know what’s in store today for you? Read our Daily Horoscope by Nilikash P. Pradhan, and find out what your Sun Sign says about the day that will be.

  • Ujjain: Polio afflicted Aarif pens poems to enter Limca Book

    Ujjain: Disability is often regarded as a major obstacle and a hindrance in courting success. However, Aarif Mohammad, a physically-challenged
    resident of Bhairavgarh near Ujjain is out to prove it wrong. Even able bodied may find it difficult to emulate his success. Aarif, afflicted by polio in both legs, has carved out a niche for himself by entering into the Limca Book of World Records by penning a 267-page book comprising
    of 1000-odd small

  • Mumbai: Union minister Nitin Gadkari invites Japanese firm to make seaplane

    Mumbai: Preparing to boost air connectivity to remote and unconnected destinations, Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari requested Japanese firm Setouchi to manufacture seaplanes in the country following the successful trial runs of the firm’s aircraft here.

  • Ujjain: Hanuman Ashtmi celebrated

    Ujjain: Ujjain celebrated Hanuman Ashtmi on Sunday. Hanuman idol at Nayi Peth Balveer Hanuman was decorated. The idol at Narsinghghat
    Vayu Shudhh Bal Hanuman was decorated with flowers. People visited Hanuman temples across the city to offer prayers. People also offered prayers to 108 Hanuman temples, 40kms away from Hanuman temple, situated at Ankpath road on 200 two wheelers.

  • Gujarat Assembly Elections: Congress has accepted its defeat after first phase, say Home Minister Rajnath Singh

    Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the Congress has accepted its defeat after the first phase of voting in Gujarat Assembly elections. Speaking at a public rally here, Singh said, “Congress has accepted their defeat just after the first phase of voting here. Nobody can deny the fact that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made sure that, globally, Gujarat is recognised as one of the most developed and progressive state of

  • Ujjain: Shaiv Mahotsav preparations discussed

    Ujjain: A meeting was held at Mahakaleshwar Temple Management Committee (MTMC) Administrative Office on Sunday to discuss preparations for Shaiv Mahotsav to be organized from January 5 to 7. In the meeting, selection of place for exhibition, category, housing, culture, etc were discussed. It was decided to display ancient paintings of Ujjain and also a form of Dongla Center in the exhibition. Stress was laid on ensuring polythene free festival.

  • Politicians sans manners

    We sorely miss the old-school parliamentarians. They were wise, witty and humorous, and said what they wanted to in a very civilized, polite manner. Not that their words lacked power, not that they failed to hit home. They did. But they were careful not to hit below the belt, nor fling baseless and unsubstantiated charges against one another. Politics, then too, was competitive alright, but not a do-or-die blood sport that one