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No blanket ban on sale of firecrackers, only green firecrackers will be sold: SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to put a blanket ban on the sale of firecrackers, saying only green firecrackers (less polluting and eco-friendly) will be sold in the markets. Only ...

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J&K schools, colleges to have Ramayana, Bhagavad Gita; Omar says `other religions being ignored`

NEW DELHI: A recent Jammu and Kashmir government order seeking copies of Urdu versions of Ramayana and Bhagavad Gita to be made available at schools, colleges and libraries across the state has tri...

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Centre set to tweak counter-terror strategy: IB and NTRO mull special funds, changes in procureme...

New Delhi: The government is working on an umbrella policy to counter terrorism with a proposed scheme for terror-related expenditure on the lines of security related expenditure in internal securi...

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Defence, connectivity key in PM Narendra Modi's Japan visit

Defence and connectivity, with an eye to China, will top the agenda when Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes his two-day state visit to Japan from October 28. The two governments will make announcem...

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Bengal Woman, Allegedly Raped By Relative, In Hospital; Accused Arrested

The woman who was raped allegedly by a relative and was tortured with an iron rod inserted in her private parts has been operated upon in a government hospital and is in a serious condition, hospit...

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Sabarimala temple shut till November 4; SC to decide on petitions seeking review of its verdict o...

NEW DELHI: The brief pilgrimage season in Kerala's revered Sabarimala temple failed to make history as women in the 10-50 age group were stopped from entering the holy shrine despite the Supreme Co...

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