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Vacate Houses, 11 Madhya Pradesh Villages Told Amid Dam Seepage Concerns

Vacate Houses, 11 Madhya Pradesh Villages Told Amid Dam Seepage Concerns

Written by Anurag Dwary | Friday August 12, 2022, Bhopal

Authorities in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh and have directed people residing in 11 villages to vacate their houses and move to safety after it was found that the seepage of water from an under-construction dam has increased.

"Stop Mocking Common Man": Delhi Minister Slams Centre On Freebies Debate

"Stop Mocking Common Man": Delhi Minister Slams Centre On Freebies Debate

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The debate about freebies started after Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party won a massive mandate in Punjab with the Delhi model of governance, which has given them two consecutive terms in power.

Unaware Of Exact Arrival Plans Of Cheetahs In Madhya Pradesh: Forest Official

Unaware Of Exact Arrival Plans Of Cheetahs In Madhya Pradesh: Forest Official

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Bhopal

Amid reports on reintroduction of cheetahs in India, senior officials of the Madhya Pradesh forest department on Friday said they are unaware about the exact plans of the arrival of the animals to the state's Kuno-Palpur National Park.

India Calls For De-Escalation Of Tensions In Taiwan

India Calls For De-Escalation Of Tensions In Taiwan

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

In its first reaction on the Taiwan crisis, India on Friday said it is concerned over the developments and called for avoiding unilateral action to change the status quo in the region.

On Seeking Photo Proof Of Flag On Houses, BJP Leader Clarifies. But Asks, "Why Hesitate?"

On Seeking Photo Proof Of Flag On Houses, BJP Leader Clarifies. But Asks, "Why Hesitate?"

Reported by Saurabh Shukla, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Friday August 12, 2022, Dehradun/New Delhi

'Har Gar Tiranga': Uttarakhand BJP chief Mahendra Bhatt says demand for photos of houses without flag was only for party workers' houses

Court Blasts Delhi Development Body For "Harassing" Woman For 30 Years

Court Blasts Delhi Development Body For "Harassing" Woman For 30 Years

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The Delhi High Court has pulled up the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for its "lackadaisical" approach and harassing for over thirty years a woman who registered herself for allotment of a plot in 1991 but never received possession of the same.

Delhi Metro To Continue Operations On Independence Day, Parking Restricted

Delhi Metro To Continue Operations On Independence Day, Parking Restricted

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Parking facilities at Delhi Metro stations will not be available from Sunday morning till Monday afternoon in view of security measures adopted for Independence Day, the transporter said.

False Alarm, Says Airport After Go First Emergency Landing In Coimbatore

False Alarm, Says Airport After Go First Emergency Landing In Coimbatore

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Friday August 12, 2022

A Go First flight, flying from Bengaluru to Male in Maldives, made an emergency landing in Coimbatore while a pilot noticed a smoke warning while flying over the Tamil Nadu city.

Man, 21, Stabs Mother On Suspicion Of Affair, Hides Body; Arrested: Cops

Man, 21, Stabs Mother On Suspicion Of Affair, Hides Body; Arrested: Cops

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Gurugram

A 21-year-old man allegedly stabbed his widow mother multiple times and strangulated her to death, suspecting her of having an affair, police said on Friday.

China Ship, That India Expressed Concerns Over, Yet To Dock At Lanka Port

China Ship, That India Expressed Concerns Over, Yet To Dock At Lanka Port

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Colombo

A high-tech Chinese research ship that was supposed to dock at Sri Lanka's southern port of Hambantota has not berthed as planned, the country's ports authority said, days after India expressed security concerns.

New Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav Gets 'Z+' Security

New Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav Gets 'Z+' Security

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Patna

The Bihar government has decided to provide 'Z-plus' security to Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, an official said on Friday.

Why Chief Minister Himanta Sarma Asked Aamir Khan To Postpone Assam Visit

Why Chief Minister Himanta Sarma Asked Aamir Khan To Postpone Assam Visit

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Friday August 12, 2022, Guwahati

Whenever Aamir Khan visits, the Chief Minister will also watch the film with him and his entire crew if they all come to Assam, Mr Sarma has told the actor, sources said.

Goa Panchayat Polls: Initial Results Suggest Mixed Bag For BJP, Congress

Goa Panchayat Polls: Initial Results Suggest Mixed Bag For BJP, Congress

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Panaji

Even as the counting of votes for the Goa panchayat elections is underway on Friday, the results declared till afternoon indicated a mixed bag.

Andhra Man Donates Rs 36.98-Lakh Gold Crown To Shirdi Saibaba Temple

Andhra Man Donates Rs 36.98-Lakh Gold Crown To Shirdi Saibaba Temple

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Shirdi

A 57-year-old man from Andhra Pradesh has donated a gold crown worth Rs 36.98 lakh and a silver plate worth Rs 33,000 to the famous Saibaba Temple in Shirdi town of Maharashtra, an official from the trust managing the shrine said on Friday.

Man's Efforts To Keep Delhi Metro Clean Earns Government Praise

Man's Efforts To Keep Delhi Metro Clean Earns Government Praise

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

Littering is one of the most rampant and long-standing problems that the country faces and public transport usuallybears the brunt of it. Despite the government's efforts to maintain cleanliness, many blatantly resort to throwing garbage in open.