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Will WFI let top wrestlers skip Asian Games trials? 21.5.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Is the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) thinking of excusing some of the country’s top wrestlers from appearing for selection trials for the Asian Games?
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Most polluting industries fail to get pollution monitoring devices on time in Delhi 21.5.2018 DNA: Popular News
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has pushed back its deadline for red-category air polluting industries in Delhi-NCR districts to instal online pollution tracking devices to June 30, almost two months after the original March 31 deadline. In a letter issued to state pollution control boards of Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, the national pollution watchdog stated that it had extended the deadline after the industries association said that it had been issued directions on the issue only in March. If the industries fail to comply with these directions, CPCB will take action against under non-compliant industries under the Environment Protection Act, 1986. It has also sought action-taken reports from state boards. Senior CPCB officials did not respond to calls or messages. Red-category industries are the most polluting ones, categorised so on the basis of their emissions gauged over a period of time. These industries discharge pollutants directly or indirectly into ambient air, posing ...
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Toll in Kanpur hooch tragedy climbs to 12, police arrests 11 21.5.2018 DNA: India
With seven more deaths on Sunday, the toll in the hooch tragedy in Kanpur and Kanpur Dehat has now gone up to 12 people with a dozen more still battling for their lives in different hospitals across the city. Meanwhile, even as Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of victims — one of them a retired constable — the police has made 11 arrests. One of the arrested, Vinay Singh is the grandson of former Samajwadi Party MLA RS Singh Gaur. Shop owner Satish Mishra is on the run. After five deaths were reported Kanpur city on Saturday, seven people died in the rural village on Sunday after consuming the spurious liquor. The police have seized the shop and found that hundreds of pouches and quarters of the country-made liquor were set on fire by the owner and the salesman before escaping. Along with the ex-gratia, Adityanath has directed the district administration to arrest those behind the sale of illicit liquor and ordered for the suspension of the ...
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KARNATAKA POLLS 2018: Oath billed to rally Oppn for '19 polls 21.5.2018 DNA: Popular News
Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Kumaraswamy will meet Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi on Monday, two days ahead of his swearing-in as Karnataka CM, an event being designed to mobilise anti-BJP forces for next year's general elections. Opposition leaders Mamata Banerjee, Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav, Chandrababu Naidu, Chandrashekar Rao and others are expected to attend the oath ceremony in Bengaluru. The CM-designate has personally invited the Gandhis. BJP's BS Yeddyurappa resigned after three days as CM without facing a Supreme Court-mandated floor test in the Assembly on Saturday as he remained short of numbers. This is the biggest political setback for BJP and a rare success for Congress after Narendra Modi swept to power at the Centre four years ago. The post-election alliance of JD(S) and Congress has staked its claim to form the government. The May 12 Karnataka elections threw up a hung Assembly, with BJP emerging as the single-largest party with 104 seats. State Congress chief G ...
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Kathua rape accused's sign doesn't match with exam attendance sheet: Forensic report 21.5.2018 Rediff: News
Vishal had claimed that he was in Meerut and had never visited Kathua when the crime was committed.
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CSC to reach 2.50 lakh gram panchayats and 700 Digital villages to be established by the year end : Union Minister of Electronics & IT 20.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The network of Common Service Centres (CSCs), which act as access points for delivery of various electronic services to villages in India, are set to be expanded to 2.50 lakh gram panchayats by the year end,Union Minister for Electronics and IT Sh. Ravi Shankar Prasad said today at Dhanauri Kalan village in Gautam Budh Nagar (UP).
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Rajnath Singh vacates government bungalow in Lucknow, others to follow 20.5.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Rajnath Singh vacates government bungalow in Lucknow, others to follow
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Karnataka Results 2018: In a first, Mayawati and Akhilesh to share dias during swearing-in ceremony 20.5.2018 DNA: India
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati and Samajwadi  Party (SP) Chief Akhilesh Yadav are likely to share stage when HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as Karnataka Chief Minister on Wednesday. The historic moment will be the first time the two former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers will be seen together since the SP and BSP formed an alliance during the recently concluded state by-elections Both leaders have been sent the invites and Akhilesh Yadav has already confirmed that he will be present. Interestingly, Samajwadi Party had contested 20 seats in the Karnataka Assembly Elections , but lost badly, with some leaders even losing their deposits in a few constituencies. The BSP had a pre-poll tie-up with the JDS and it has won one Assembly seat in Karnataka. The party is likely to get a berth in the Kumaraswamy Cabinet to share the power with the support of the Congress. BSP sources claimed that Kumaraswamy had called up Mayawati to thank her for the support and extended an invitation to attend the ...
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Addiction much? Indian college students check smartphones at least 150 times per day 20.5.2018 DNA: India
An an average, a college student in India checks his mobile phone over 150 times a day, according to a study conducted by Aligarh Muslim University and the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR). The research, titled "Smartphone Dependency, Hedonism and Purchase Behaviour: Implications for Digital India Initiatives," has been conducted in 20 central universities, where 200 students each were interviewed. "Anxiety and fear of missing out on information make university students check their mobile devices as many as 150 times a day on an average, an activity which can have adverse effects on the students' health as well as academics. "Only 26% of the respondents said they use smartphones primarily to make calls. The remaining respondents use smartphones for other purposes such as accessing social networking sites, Google searches and for entertainment such as watching movies," said Mohammed Naved Khan, the Project Director. At least 14% of the students use smartphones for three hours or less in a ...
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Six more die in hooch tragedy in Kanpur, toll rises to 11 20.5.2018 DNA: Popular News
With six more deaths, the toll in the hooch tragedy in Kanpur and Kanpur Dehat in Uttar Pradesh has risen to 11. Over a dozen person, who consumed spurious liquor, are battling for life in different hospitals in the district. The police have arrested 11 persons, including a relative of the former Samajwadi Party MLA, in connection with the tragedy. After five deaths were reported Kanpur city on Saturday, six people died in Rura village in Kanpur Rural (Dehat) on Sunday after consuming spurious liquor. They have been identified as Shyamu, Chunna, Kushwaha, Narbendra Singh and Hari Mishra. The shop owner Satish Mishra is on the run. The Police have seized the shop and found that hundreds of pouches and quarters of the country-made liquor were set on fire by the owner and the salesman of the shop before escaping after the hooch tragedy in Rura village in Kanpur Dehat. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the victims. He has directed the district ...
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India on path of development of tax collection, domestic capabilities 20.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 20 (ANI): The United Nations Organisation's (UNO) goal number 17 refers to the development and utilisation of its resources for the continuous promotion from countries of the world.
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LIVE! BJP should resign from Goa, other states too: Congress 20.5.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Dust storm hits Delhi, wind speed exceeds 80 kmph 20.5.2018 DNA: India
Dust storm hit parts of Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) on Saturday afternoon. The weather department also forecast light showers and squally wind towards the evening. Dusty winds exceeding the speed of 80 kmph enveloped the Capital and cities of Noida, Gurugram and Faridabad. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) had also predicted thunderstorm with rain across places in Mahendragarh, Kosli, Manesar, Ballabhgarh, Noida and Greater Noida by evening. Issuing a warning, earlier in the day, the weatherman had advised people to stay indoors, following the high speed of winds during the storm. The dust storm, however, failed to provide any relief from the scorching heat that has hit the Capital in the past few days. Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 41 degrees Celsius on Saturday, with the minimum settling at 26 degrees. According to the weather department, skies will remain partly cloudy with the possibility of thunder and lightning on Sunday. The department has also predicted a steady rise in ...
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From Mamata Banerjee to Chandrababu Naidu: How opposition hailed BJP's Karnataka defeat 19.5.2018 DNA: Popular News
The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka collapsed today as Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa quit minutes before he was to face a floor test to prove his contested majority in the hung assembly after which the JD(S)-Congress combine led by the regional party's chief H D Kumaraswamy was invited to take the reins of power. Capping five days of riveting political and court-room drama, Yeddyurappa announced his decision to quit on the floor of the Assembly after a brief emotional speech rather than face a vote of confidence he was widely expected to lose. Speaking to reporters after the meeting, HD Kumaraswamy, who became the chief minister for the first time in 2006 at the head of a JD(S)-BJP coalition, said the Governor has given him 15 days to prove the majority, "but we will do it much before".He also thanked the Supreme Court for the "right directions". A number of leaders of the opposition hailed the BJP's 'loss' in Karnataka and irrepective of political ideologies, came together to hail the ...
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Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on May 21 19.5.2018 Rediff: News
The Janata Dal-Secular leader was invited by the Governor and has been given 15 days to prove his majority.
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Kumaraswamy to take oath on Monday as Karnataka CM, Rahul to attend, top opposition leaders invited 19.5.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
The opposition is planning a big show of strength on Monday when HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as Karnataka Chief Minister. Sources have said that BSP leader Mayawati, Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav, NCP President Sharad Pawar, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC president Mamata Banerjee, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, DMK President MK Stalin, and Rashtriaya Lok Dal leader Ajit Singh will be present at the swearing-in ceremony. Earlier on Saturday, Left parties and the Trinamool Congreess termed the resignation of Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa without facing a trust vote a "victory of secular democratic forces". "It's a victory of secular democratic forces. The BJP never had the numbers, but the governor invited them to form government. The party was given time for horse-trading. Karnataka showed that the BJP's downslide has started," CPI leader D Raja told PTI. Secular democratic parties should learn a lesson from ...
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Raj Nagar Extension to witness price augmentation upto 10% with secondary markets going up: CREDAI Ghaziabad 19.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 19 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): The Ghaziabad chapter of the developers' body CREDAI has anticipated augmentation of property prices to the tune of 10 percent in the immediate future,
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6 fake mobile phone sellers arrested 19.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
6 fake mobile phone sellers arrested
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Noida: 16 cops transferred over alleged bribery 19.5.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
The Senior Superintendent of Police of Gautam Budh Nagar has dissolved the Crime Branch's Special Operation Group (SOG) and sent 16 personnel to police lines after internal messages about alleged bribery from several businessmen and traders became public on Friday morning. Sources stated that the reason for sending them to district lines was that there should be no interference in the investigation that will follow. According to the police, one of the cops in the SOG allegedly sent the list of collections through a picture on Twitter to the Uttar Pradesh DGP, O P Singh after a heated argument broke out among the cops over the distribution of money collected from different sources. The tweet went viral on social media in which photos were uploaded citing various amounts of bribes that were allegedly taken by the officers from businessmen and traders. "The first and the foremost thing which we are doing is checking the credentials of the account from which the pictures were posted. With the help of the ...
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India's Joshi promoted to FIH Promising List of umpires 18.5.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
India's Deepak Joshi was promoted to the FIH Promising List (Outdoor Hockey) umpires. The International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced the decision on Friday.
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