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  • Indore: Connecting people through memories and stories, the ‘Create Stories’ way

    Indore: Father plays an important role in development of child into a responsible citizen. However, many children have not been blessed with fatherly care and protection. On the other hand, many elderly people have children who live in other countries. Connecting people from all walks of life in a ‘chaupal’ environment, Create Stories Social Welfare Society organised ‘Papa Kehte Hain’ at Thelewala café in Vijaynagar on Sunday.

  • Bhopal: ECI begins verification of voters in 230 constituencies

    Bhopal: Election Commission of India has started the physical verification of voters in all the 230 constituencies of the state. Congress party claims that the ECI is conducting the verification on their complaint. Earlier on June 3, Congress party had filed the complaint to the Chief Election Commissioner alleging various irregularities in the voters list of the state. It was claimed that around 60 lakh bogus voters are present in the state.

  • Bhopal: SPAKS runs against reservation in promotion

    Bhopal: A run was held by Samanya Pichhada Evum Alpsankhyak Varg Adhikari Karmachari Sanstha (SPAKS) in the state capital in protest against reservation in promotion on Sunday morning. If demands are not fulfilled, SPAKS samaj will contest elections in all the 230 seats in the state. Many including journalists, employees, officials and people of all walks of society joined the run. Besides, SPAKS samaj also convened a meeting on the same issue.

  • ‘Incredibles 2’ crushes animation record with $180 million opening

    Washington D.C.:Disney-Pixar’s long-awaited quirky animated superhero family, ‘Incredibles 2’ crushed the box office with a $180 million opening, scoring the title of the highest debut ever for an animated film on Sunday. That title was previously held by ‘Finding Dory’ which bowed with $135 million in 2016.

  • Bhopal: Brief spell of rain offers relief from humid weather condition

    Bhopal: After a week’s gap, the state capital was drenched by a brief spell of rain on Sunday offering much needed relief from humid and sweltering weather. The weatherman said that rainfall on the day measured 15mm. However, anti-cyclonic system prevailing over the state could result in a rise in day temperature in next few days.

  • Bhopal: Drastic recession of water in Upper Lake

    Bhopal: Water level in the parched Upper Lake—life line of Bhopal— has receded to the extent that it can now supply water for only 7 more days in Wall City (old city). Assistant Engineer Rakesh Nigam said, “We have water for just one week supply in Upper Lake. If monsoon delays further, as weather scenario indicates, the piped water supply to the Wall City as pipe-water will be badly affected.”

  • Bhopal: Artist’s unusual tribute to Sridevi

    Bhopal: While we come across various ways with which artist showcase their sentiments for people which matter to them. Artist Dr.Vijay Mohabe’s unusual way of paying tribute to Sridevi might surprise many. As a mark of his tribute to Sridevi, he is making a portrait of legendary actor on his nail.

  • Couple Alert! Justin Bieber locks lips with Hailey Baldwin

    New York: Singer Justin Bieber and television personality Hailey Baldwin indulged in public display of affection, locking lips at a public park here. They got up, close and personal in a Brooklyn park overlooking the New York City’s East River on Saturday. Later, they crossed the river into lower Manhattan in the evening, and kissed some more in Rockefeller Park, reports

  • Bhopal: Thieves target two houses, decamp with booty worth thousands

    Bhopal: Electronic goods and Rs. 17,000 cash were burgled from Jain Nagar under Koh-e-Fiza police station area on Sunday.   The house where six medical students were tenants was targeted by miscreants and escaped with four mobile phones and Rs 17,000 cash.

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    West Bengal girl mistakes pistol for toy, shoots mother

    Kolkata: A girl in West Bengal’s Hoogly district on Sunday accidentally shot and critically injured her mother while playing with a loaded pistol the woman had found outside and given to her daughter, thinking it was a toy, police said.

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    Who are Urban Naxals? Read Vivek Agnihotri’s book to find out

    Mumbai: There are very few filmmakers who can claim to be authors, director Vivek Agnihotri has joined that privileged club with his debut book Urban Naxal: The Making of Buddha in a Traffic Jam. The launch of the book over the weekend in the city saw the presence of reputed journalist R Jagannathan and author Sandeep Singh, and actor Anupam Kher. The book is a result of his research on urban naxalism

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    CM Nitish Kumar demands special status for Bihar

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar put forth the demand for granting Special Status to his state. Addressing the fourth meeting of the NITI Aayog’s governing council; Kumar suggested replacing cooking food under the mid-day scheme with a direct benefit transfer.

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    Mumbai: Shiv Sena leader plans biopic on George Fernandes

    Mumbai: A biopic on veteran leader George Fernandes is in the pipeline. Interestingly, the film is going to be produced by Sanjay Raut, a leader of the Shiv Sena, a party with which Fernandes-led trade unions clashed several times in 1960s. The script is ready and he is in the process of identifying a team for making the film which would be in Marathi and Hindi, Raut told PTI.

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    Mumbai Plastic Ban: BMC looks to educate people about alternative solutions

    Mumbai: With less than a week to the plastic ban deadline imposed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the civic body will be organising an exhibition from June 22 – 24 at National Sports Club of India (NSCI) in Worli to help citizens with the alternatives to plastic and its recycling options. The exhibition stalls will have categories which would provide solutions to plastic alternatives, plastic recyclers, bottle crushers, and companies with

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Danish midfielder William Kvist out of tournament with rib injury

    Moscow: Denmark will be without veteran midfielder William Kvist for the rest of the World Cup, the Danish Football Association confirmed on Sunday. The 33-year-old had to be carried off the pitch in the first half of Denmark’s 1-0 win against Peru on Saturday after being injured in a challenge with Peru’s Jefferson Farfan and was replaced by Lasse Schone, reported Xinhua news agency.