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AIIMS nurses to go on mass casual leave tomorrow

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Services at AIIMS are likely to be hit tomorrow as around 5,000 nurses of the premier hospital plan to go on mass casual leave to protest against the “discrimination” by the Seventh Central Pay Commission. The AIIMS Nurses‘ Union has also threatened to go on an indefinite strike from March 27 if their demands for …

Fair play by Railways; Farmer becomes owner of Swarna Shatabdi

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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On Wednesday a 45-year-old farmer became owner of Swarna Shatabdi train which runs between Amritsar and New Delhi after he moved to the court to seek compensation due for his land acquired by Northern Railways. ALSO READ: Atleast one person injured in blast at the IMF headquarters in Paris The court of additional district and sessions judge Jaspal Verma …

Gurgaon’s swanky underpasses open ease travel to cybercity

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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GURUGRAM: Giving a sigh of  relief to many office-goers who use MG Road, trial run of a 1.2km stretch of the 8km-long underpass between Sikanderpur and NH-8, was conducted on March 11. According to DLF officials, the 1.2 km stretch is ready. Work on the remaining 6.8 km is still in progress. Also Read: Etihad Airways has …

Kolkata’s stepping stone to be London-Like; single transport pass

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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West Bengal government on Thursday, launched London like all-in-one Oyster Card for the metropolis’ transport. It is called the ‘West Bengal Transport Card‘ and will enable commuters to swipe and pay fares on all state-run buses, trams and ferries in the city. The transport card does not include the city’s famous metro service, said transport …

Horrible experience with Uber driver, Delhi girl’s post goes viral

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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In yet again strange incident coming from Uber in the National capital, where a girl has shared details of her horrible experience with cab driver. Probalika Boruah‎  has written a detailed Facebook post describing the shocking behaviour of Uber can driver. The post has gone massively viral on Facebook. Referring to her incident the the …

Kashmir, Pakistan and Japan booked for violence in Holi

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Kashmir, Pakistan and Japan Kumar Rocket are the three brothers who were booked on Wednesday for assaulting a policeman during Holi festivities in Jharkhand’s Palamu district. A driver, Akhilesh Kumar in Pipra police station, was allegedly beaten up by the brothers on Monday evening at Chankar village after protesting against his clothes being torn away during …

Capt Amarinder Singh takes Oath as Punjab CM

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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CHANDIGARH:  Punjab, the Congress‘ only consolation is going to get Captain Amarinder Singh, 77, as its Chief Minister on Thursday.PunjabX Congress, Captain Amarinder Singh,Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Watching the Captain take oath will be a large number of Congress leaders including Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Also Read: IAF’s Sukhoi …

‘Fatwa’ that never was against Assam singer Nahid Afreen

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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A fatwa has reportedly been issued by 46 Muslim clerics against Nahid Afrin, a singer from Assam for singing songs against terrorism. The teen singer, who was one of the runner-ups in a reality show, has reportedly been asked to stop singing in public. According to the report Assam police are investigating to see whether the …

Pervert on the run after beating up residents who prevented child abuse

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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A FIR was launched against a person named Pradeep Bhardwaj from the nearby Tigra Village, who along with his accomplices are targeting children in The Close South, The Close North and Nirvana Country of Sector 52, Gurgaon. On March 9, an incident was reported when Bhardwaj was caught by a resident Mr. Vivek Bali as he was attempting …

Delhi air cleaner than Mumbai: Meteorology dept

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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NEW DELHI: The air quality of the National capital Delhi,  is cleaner than that of Mumbai, for over two weeks. Mumbai is expected to have considerably cleaner air than most north Indian cities. The reason, surprisingly, may not be a sudden increase in Mumbai’s emissions but a sharp improvement in Delhi’s air quality, scientists said. Also …

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