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Palghar LS bypoll: BJP to complain to EC against Sena 27.5.2018 General News
The BJP has alleged the Shiv Sena roped in some criminals to distribute money to voters ahead of the Palghar Lok Sabha bypoll scheduled tomorrow, and said it would complain about it to the Election Commission. "The BJP is going to lodge a complaint with the Election Commission that the Sena has brought 1,000 people from (neighbouring) Thane, Mumbai and Kalyan who are staying illegally in Palghar even after the campaigning is over, and they are distributing money (to voters)," BJP leader Ravindra Chavan told PTI. "These people, who are distributing money, also include criminals," Chavan, who is the Minister of State for Medical Education, alleged. Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut hit back saying the BJP was levelling such charges as it was scared of the Uddhav Thackeray-led party. "Talking about the Sena distributing money does not befit the BJP. The Shiv Sena is a party of the common man and our workers are our strength. It is the people who give our leaders food to eat and water to ...
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Tata Trusts signs MoU with govt to provide dev support in Naxal-hit districts 27.5.2018 General News
The Tata Trusts has joined hands with the government to help it in development initiatives in eight worst Naxal-affected districts in Chhattisgarh, which were covered under the "transformation of aspirational" districts programme. The Home Ministry officials said the Tata Trusts, the philanthropic organisation started by the promoters of the Tata group, has signed an MoU with the government to provide technical and human resource assistance to the special development programme launched by the NITI Aayog. As per the pact, the Tata Trusts will help the government in conducting surveys and providing ground level and technical support in raising the living standards of citizens and ensuring inclusive growth for all,a home ministry official said. The eight worst Naxal-hit districts, which were chosen for the programme and would be helped by the Tata Trusts are Rajnandgaon, Kanker, Bastar, Bijapur, Kondagaon, Dantewada, Narayanpur and Sukma. Two more districts of Chhattisgarh are also part .
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In The Deepest Arctic, Sled Dogs, Polar Bears, Face Melting Snow 27.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Unseasonal winter rain had seeped along the floor of the ice cave, freezing the last incline. That had made slipping to the bottom easy enough, but finding a way out was now a problem. Ten miles...
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'Industries irreparably damaging Sundarbans, fish down by half' 27.5.2018 Sify Finance
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"Sound Like Movie Fan Whistling": Jayalalithaa's Last Audio Tapes Released 27.5.2018 NDTV News - South
A recording of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's conversation with her doctor has been released by the commission investigating the circumstances of her death. Questions have been raised about...
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Exclusive: U.S. warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing 27.5.2018 Reuters: World News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. Navy warships sailed near South China Sea islands claimed by China on Sunday, two U.S. officials told Reuters, in a move likely to anger Beijing as President Donald Trump seeks its continued cooperation on North Korea.
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'Industries irreparably damaging Sundarbans, fish down by half' 27.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Rampant industrialisation on the Bangladesh side of the Sundarbans is causing irreparable damage, with oil levels in waterbodies rising six-fold and the temperature by over four degrees, pushing wildlife to the edge and reducing the fish population by half, new research has found.
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23-year-old pregnant woman gangraped on way to hospital in Gurugram 27.5.2018 Zee News : India National
The woman, in her police complaint, alleged that she boarded an auto and was offered some water by the auto driver, following which she got unconscious and was later raped by three persons.
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Tourists dwindle as Agra sizzles at 46 degrees 27.5.2018 General News
Tourists visiting Agra to catch a glimpse of Taj Mahal and other historical monuments are facing a tough time as the mercury soared beyond 46 degrees Celsius here, officials said.
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Create awareness among public on protecting rivers: Rajendra 27.5.2018 General News
Preventing the release of sewerage into rivers and protecting their course are some of the measures needed to rejuvenate them, renowned water conservationist Rajendra Singh has said. "For the rejuvenation of river, first, the land of the river (should be) only for river (not allowing any encroachments on riverside). Second, the environment flow needed to the river (should be protected)," he told PTI here. The environment vis-a-vis the river should be protected, said Singh, a recipient of Ramon Magsaysay award. The sewerage water, containing industrial effluents at some places, should not be released into the river, he said. "Three, the sewer not meeting the river (not allowing sewerage to be released into the river)," he added. The industrial effluents being released into the rivers, especially in case of the Ganges, is said to be one of the major reasons for the pollution of river water. Singh, however, said there is no one common solution to rejuvenate the rivers in the .
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Governor visits Basistha Ashram 27.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
Governor visits Basistha Ashram
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Assam Science Society opposes Citizenship Bill 27.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
Assam Science Society opposes Citizenship Bill
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Powerful cyclone strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing 27.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Three people, including a 12-year-old girl, died in Oman, and another two bodies were recovered from the Yemeni island of Socotra. More than 30 people were still missing in Socotra, including Yemeni, Indian and Sudanese nationals.
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China April industrial profit growth rebounds to six-month high 27.5.2018 Reuters: Money News
BEIJING (Reuters) - Profits earned by Chinese industrial firms in April rose at their fastest pace in six months, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed on Sunday, as factories benefited from higher prices and strong ...
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Trump meets with freed Utah man, Cyclone strikes Oman, and other news in pictures 27.5.2018 Hindu: National
 Published at 10:30 amMan jailed in Venezuela returns to U.S. Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 to marry a Spanish-speaking Mor
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Powerful cyclone Mekunu strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing 27.5.2018 Zee News : World
In Oman, Mohammed Omer Baomer warned his neighbours about a torn-away chunk of road just down the street from his home after earlier getting his SUV stuck over it. "It was a scary feeling, as if it was the end of world," he said.
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Two Kingfishers rescued 27.5.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Two Kingfishers rescued
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Water supplier refuses to cater in Dalit wedding in UP's Etah 27.5.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Water supplier refuses to cater in Dalit wedding in UP's Etah
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Searing Pain In Her Rib At Night Mysteriously Vanished By Morning 27.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
On nights that the pain became unbearable, Marion Millhouse Barker would get out of bed, head for the guest room, shut the door and scream as loud as she could.
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Salem receives moderate showers 27.5.2018 Hindu: Coimbatore
Salem city and other parts of the district experienced moderate showers for about half an hour on Saturday evening. Salem city experienced the maximu
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