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  • Cyclone Titli: Death toll climbs to 27, relief-restoration work stepped up

    Bhubaneswar: With the recovery of three   more bodies on Monday, the death toll in cyclone Titli and the subsequent flood in Odisha rose to 27, even as relief and restoration activities have been stepped up, officials said. The three bodies were found in the worst hit Raigada block of Gajapati district, the officials said.

  • Zika virus cases in Rajasthan rise to 72

    Jaipur: Twelve new cases of Zika virus were detected in Jaipur Monday, taking the total number of infected people to 72, a Rajasthan health department official said.  The figures were issued after a review meeting chaired by Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) medical and health, Veenu Gupta.  “Sixty out of the total 72 patients are healthy after treatment,” the official said after the meeting where measures required to contain the situation were discussed.

  • Mumbai: Cargo ship rams into jetty at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust

    Mumbai: The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust on Monday launched a probe to know how a cargo ship rammed into a jetty on Saturday afternoon, an official said. The incident occurred at the port’s Fourth Container Terminal-BMCTPL, which is managed by the Port of Singapore Authority. The vessel’s protection and indemnity insurers have analysed the extent of damage to both the ship and the jetty.

  • Rahul Gandhi, Shashi Tharoor may not want but nation wants Ram temple in Ayodhya: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP Monday accused the Congress of using its leaders to build a momentum against the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya, asserting that “the temple will be built at the Ram’s birthplace”. Union minister Prakash Javadekar attacked Congress president Rahul Gandhi and its leader Shashi Tharoor for his reported comments that no good Hindu would have wanted to see the temple built by demolishing a place of worship,

  • MP polls: Shivraj Singh Chouhan attacks Congress’ ‘raja, maharaja, udyogpati’

    Indore: Taking a dig at the Congress, Shivraj Singh Chouhan Monday said “raja, maharaja and udyogpati” were troubled because a farmer’s son had been the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh for the last 13 years.  While Chouhan did not take names, the monikers are often used by BJP leaders to refer to Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia and Kamal Nath, respectively.

  • Maharashtra man ends life after woman pesters him for sex: Police

    Mumbai: A 38-year-old man committed suicide in Maharashtra’s Parbhani district as he was allegedly fed up with a woman’s persistent demand for illicit sex, police said Monday. Sachin Mitkari, who worked in a hospital at Parbhani along with the woman, was found hanging from the ceiling of his house on the Parbhabni-Vasmat road Sunday, police said. Neighbours who found him hanging alerted police, who sent the body for post-mortem, said a police official at

  • Rahul Gandhi raised hue and cry over arrest of ‘urban naxals’: Amit Shah

    Rewa (MP): BJP president Amit Shah Monday accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of raising a “hue and cry” over the arrest of “urban naxals”, who allegedly plotted to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and said the government would not tolerate those who speak about dividing the country. He alleged that the Congress, when in power, undermined the country’s security.

  • US President Donald Trump says spoke to Saudi king, who denies knowing journalist’s fate

    Washington: US President Donald Trump said Monday he is sending his top diplomat to Saudi Arabia after speaking to Saudi King Salman, who denied knowledge of the fate of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “Just spoke to the King of Saudi Arabia who denies any knowledge of whatever may have happened ‘to our Saudi Arabian citizen,'” Trump said in a tweet, adding he was “immediately sending” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with the

  • See picture: Alia Bhatt flies to New York to meet Ranbir Kapoor and his family?

    Alia Bhatt was recently spotted shooting for Kalank in Kargil with Varun Dhawan, Sonakshi Sinha and Kunal Kemmu. After finishing the shoot in Kargil, Alia reached New York and according to Pinkvilla, Alia’s boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor is also in the Big Apple city of New York along with parents Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor. Rishi Kapoor was recently in news because of his health issues but the veteran actor clarified that his hair

  • Admit card

    RSOS 10, 12 admit card released on official website rsosapp.rajasthan.gov; follow these steps to download

    The admit card of RSOS 10th , 12th is released on the official website at rsosapp.rajasthan.gov.in by the Rajasthan State Open School, Jaipur. The state open school Rajasthan is scheduled to organize the Class 10th Examinations 2018 from 22nd October to 28th November 2018; and from 22nd October to 3rd December 2018 for Class 12th. The students who are going to appear for Rajasthan RSOS Secondary (Class 10th) & Senior Secondary (Class 12th) Examination

  • Mumbai to Goa via cruise: Check out pictures of interiors of the cruise and other details here

    The firs cruise from Mumbai to Goa is all set to sail from October 12, 2018. The luxury cruise Angriya, is India’s first domestic cruise. It will start its sail from the Purple Gate of Mumbai’s Indira Docks at 5 pm and end its journey at Mormugao in south Goa the next day at 9 am, making it a 16-hour long journey. The cruise is named after Kanhoji Angre, or Conajee Angria, the first

  • BJP gives 24 hours to Kerala government to resolve Sabarimala row

    Thiruvananthapuram: With the Sabarimala Hindu temple set to open on Wednesday for monthly puja, Kerala BJP President P.S. Sreedharan Pillai warned the Left government to resolve the issue of women visitors or face “severe consequences”.

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