US President Trump likely to become India’s 2019 Republic Day chief guest

US President Trump likely to become India’s 2019 Republic Day chief guest

New Delhi: In the most likelihood, US President Donald Trump will be chief guest at the 2019 Republic Day parade in India. Though the Ministry of External Affairs has not officially confirmed about the expected visit of the US President to become the chief guest at the Republic Day function, but various sources say that Trump had accepted an invitation to visit India after it was extended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit…

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Two CRPF jawans killed in terrorist attack in J&K

Two CRPF jawans killed in terrorist attack in J&K

Srinagar: At least two CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) personnel were killed and another injured when terrorists attacked the forces’ camp at Achabal town in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag on Friday. A civilian was also injured when the vehicle-borne terrorists opened fire at the CRPF party. As per the media reports, the terrrorists attacked a CRPF party deployed on law and order duty at Achabal Chowk in Anantnag and escaped. The two jawans killed were…

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Odisha government to impose ban on plastic from October 2

Odisha government to impose ban on plastic from October 2

Bhubaneshwar: The Odisha government on Wednesday announced to impose ban on the use of plastic bags, which is likely to come into effect from October 2 that marks the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Considering the environmental awareness during ‘Ama Mukhyamantri Ama Katha’ programme at the state secretariat on Tuesday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the ban on plastic will be imposed in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Berhampur and Sambalpur municipal corporations and Puri town from…

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35 killed as Mumbai records heaviest rainfall

35 killed as Mumbai records heaviest rainfall

Mumbai: The intense downpour has brought India’s financial capital to a halt on Tuesday, taking the death toll due to the season’s monsoon to 35. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), Mumbai witnessed heavy rainfall in the past three days, which has disrupted the normal life. In the wake of incessant rains which as flooded several parts of the city and paralyzed the train services, schools and colleges are asked to remain shut for the second…

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