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Four arrested for conversion attempt in Yadgir

Yadgir (Karnataka), The Yadgir police have arrested four persons for allegedly trying to convert some Dalits to Christianity. They were arrested by the police on Monday evening and remanded in judicial custody, Yadgir SP Vedamurthy said. The accused have been identified as Jemsa, Shantaraj, Neelamma and Mallamma. The video of the incident went viral on …

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Pondy CM totally surrenders to BJP : Narayanasamy alleges

Puducherry, Former Chief Minister V Narayanasamy has alleged that Chief Minister N Rangaswamy has totally surrendered to his alliance partner BJP to safeguard his ‘Chair’. In an audio clip sent to the media here on Monday night, Mr Narayanasamy said the people of the Union Territory did not get any benefits during the five months …

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Depression over North Telangana, adjoining Vidarbha to weaken into low pressure area : IMD

Hyderabad, The Depression over North Telangana and adjoining Vidarbha moved westnorthwestwards with a speed of 24 kmph during the last six hours and lay centered at 0530 hours on Tuesday over Telangana and adjoining areas of Marathwada & Vidarbha near Latitude. 18.9° North and Longitude 78.0° East, about 25 km Northwest of Nizamabad (Telangana) and …

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1,588 gms gold worth Rs. 66.34 lakh seized at airport, one arrested

Chennai, Officials of the Customs Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) today seized 1,588 gms of gold, valued at Rs 66.34 lakh in two separate incidents and arrested a person who arrived from Kuwait at the Anna International airport. Arelease from the Office of the Commissioner of Customs said based on intelligence, a passenger who arrived from Dubai was …

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Heavy rains lash many parts of Telangana under influence of Cyclone ‘Gulab’

Hyderabad, Heavy rains have been pounding many parts of Telangana including the state capital Hyderabad since early Monday under the influence of the Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’, which made landfall on Sunday evening. Cyclone ‘Gulab’ which crossed the coast at Kalingapatnam in Andhra Pradesh is weakening and will further weaken in the coming few hours, according …

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Karnataka: Night curfew in Udupi extended till October 11

Udupi, Udupi Deputy Commissioner Kurma Rao has issued an order extending night curfew in Udupi district till October 11, officials said.The night curfew will be effective from 10 pm to 5 am. Presently COVID positivity rate in the district is above 1%.The measure has been taken to check the spread of COVID-19 and in order …

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Bommai reacts to Siddaramaiah’s Talibani comment, calls Cong a party of slaves

Hubballi, In retaliation to senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah calling BJP a Talibani party, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai Monday called Congress as the party of slaves. “Theirs (Congress) is a party of slaves. Ours is a patriotic party. Therefore for them everything looks as such,” he told reporters here. Siddaramaiah, on Sunday, had not only …

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Bharat Bandh called by SKM against three farm laws begins in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) against the three farms laws, and a state-wide hartal called by Left Democratic Front (LDF) in solidarity with the farmers’ agitation, began in Kerala on Monday. The Samyukt Kisan Morcha called for the nation-wide Bharat Bandh to mark the first anniversary of the Centre’s three …

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TN govt issues GO hiking salary of TASMAC employees by Rs 500

Chennai, The Tamil Nadu Government on Saturday issued an Order hiking the salary of state-owned Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation (TASMAC) employees with retrospective effect from April this year. This followed an announcement made by Electricity, Prohibition and Excise Minister V Senthil Balaji made in the State Assembly during the demand for grants for his department on September seven. Announcing …

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